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Israel releases Eichmann plea papers

BBC World News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 19:13
Papers newly released by Israel show Nazi Adolf Eichmann blamed others for the Holocaust, in a plea for clemency against his death sentence.
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Fiat Chrysler earnings down on poor Latin American results

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 19:13

MILAN (AP) — Carmaker Fiat Chrysler said Wednesday it would revise its five-year business expansion plan after reporting a 40 percent drop in earnings last year due to a poor performance in Latin America and Asia and flat global sales. The Italian-American carmaker reported 2015 net profit of 377 million euros ($409 million), down from […]
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Fiat Chrysler earnings down on poor Latin American results

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 19:13

MILAN (AP) — Carmaker Fiat Chrysler said Wednesday it would revise its five-year business expansion plan after reporting a 40 percent drop in earnings last year due to a poor performance in Latin America and Asia and flat global sales. The Italian-American carmaker reported 2015 net profit of 377 million euros ($409 million), down from […]
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Fiat Chrysler earnings down on poor Latin American results

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 19:13

MILAN (AP) — Carmaker Fiat Chrysler said Wednesday it would revise its five-year business expansion plan after reporting a 40 percent drop in earnings last year due to a poor performance in Latin America and Asia and flat global sales. The Italian-American carmaker reported 2015 net profit of 377 million euros ($409 million), down from […]

Driver crashes vehicle into bushes off I-76 ramp in Wynnefield

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 19:07

Driver crashes vehicle into bushes off I-76 ramp in Wynnefield HeightsPolice say a driver lost control and crashed a vehicle into bushes in the Wynnefield section of Philadelphia.


Turkish prosecutor seeks life term for 2 jailed journalists

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 19:04

ISTANBUL (AP) — A Turkish newspaper says prosecutors are seeking life prison terms for two of its journalists who have been jailed on terror and espionage charges for their reports on alleged government arms smuggling to Syria. Cumhuriyet newspaper says Wednesday an Istanbul prosecutor has completed an indictment against editor-in-chief, Can Dundar, and the paper’s […]
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Turkish prosecutor seeks life term for 2 jailed journalists

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 19:04

ISTANBUL (AP) — A Turkish newspaper says prosecutors are seeking life prison terms for two of its journalists who have been jailed on terror and espionage charges for their reports on alleged government arms smuggling to Syria. Cumhuriyet newspaper says Wednesday an Istanbul prosecutor has completed an indictment against editor-in-chief, Can Dundar, and the paper’s […]
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Turkish prosecutor seeks life term for 2 jailed journalists

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 19:04

ISTANBUL (AP) — A Turkish newspaper says prosecutors are seeking life prison terms for two of its journalists who have been jailed on terror and espionage charges for their reports on alleged government arms smuggling to Syria. Cumhuriyet newspaper says Wednesday an Istanbul prosecutor has completed an indictment against editor-in-chief, Can Dundar, and the paper’s […]

VIDEO: US coastal homes in perilous position

BBC World News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 19:00
Homes have been evacuated near the city of San Francisco, after coastal erosion left properties in a perilous position.
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Many 2016 candidates don't disclose bundlers

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 19:00

As voting nears in the presidential campaign, few details are available on top fundraisers.

       

New Orleans firefighters at building fire on Canal Street

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:58

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Firefighters are battling a fire at a commercial building on Canal Street in downtown New Orleans. Fire Chief Timothy McConnell told reporters at the scene the first call came in around 3:30 a.m. McConnell says there are businesses on the first floor, but he’s not sure about the upper floors. He […]
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New Orleans firefighters at building fire on Canal Street

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:58

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Firefighters are battling a fire at a commercial building on Canal Street in downtown New Orleans. Fire Chief Timothy McConnell told reporters at the scene the first call came in around 3:30 a.m. McConnell says there are businesses on the first floor, but he’s not sure about the upper floors. He […]
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New Orleans firefighters at building fire on Canal Street

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:58

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Firefighters are battling a fire at a commercial building on Canal Street in downtown New Orleans. Fire Chief Timothy McConnell told reporters at the scene the first call came in around 3:30 a.m. McConnell says there are businesses on the first floor, but he’s not sure about the upper floors. He […]

EU slaps $150 million cartel fine on car parts producers

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:54

BRUSSELS (AP) — The EU has slapped a $150 million fine on two Japanese car part producers for fixing prices for alternators and starters for over half a decade. Melco will have to pay the biggest fine of 110.9 million euros, with Hitachi having to hand over 26.9 million euros. A third company, Denso, was […]
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EU slaps $150 million cartel fine on car parts producers

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:54

BRUSSELS (AP) — The EU has slapped a $150 million fine on two Japanese car part producers for fixing prices for alternators and starters for over half a decade. Melco will have to pay the biggest fine of 110.9 million euros, with Hitachi having to hand over 26.9 million euros. A third company, Denso, was […]
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EU slaps $150 million cartel fine on car parts producers

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:54

BRUSSELS (AP) — The EU has slapped a $150 million fine on two Japanese car part producers for fixing prices for alternators and starters for over half a decade. Melco will have to pay the biggest fine of 110.9 million euros, with Hitachi having to hand over 26.9 million euros. A third company, Denso, was […]

Re-elected Vietnam communist boss: 'A lot of work ahead'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:53

Vietnam's Communist Party ended its five-yearly congress Thursday after re-electing its 71-year-old chief for a second term.

       

VIDEO: Why Iran's investing billions in Europe

BBC World News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:53
Iran's president is visiting Europe for the first time, and it's expected to lead to a business bonanza worth billions of dollars.
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Your Wednesday Briefing: Donald Trump, Oregon, iPhone

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:51
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.









Italian gay rights debate prompts rethink of sacred family

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 18:49

ROME (AP) — In Italy, family is considered so sacred that marriage is lauded in the Constitution. But what kind of family? That has become a bitterly divisive question in a nation where the Vatican packs considerable political weight and where gays have grown impatient as other traditionally Catholic European countries have either allowed same-sex […]
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