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Lexus IS gets its first turbocharged engine for 2016

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:34

The Lexus IS got its first turbocharged engine in 2016, making the luxury brand’s smallest and least expensive sedan more powerful and fuel efficient. The compact IS 200t — as the new turbo model is called — carries a starting manufacturer’s suggested retail price, including destination charge, of $38,275. This is $785 more than last […]
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Lexus IS gets its first turbocharged engine for 2016

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:34

The Lexus IS got its first turbocharged engine in 2016, making the luxury brand’s smallest and least expensive sedan more powerful and fuel efficient. The compact IS 200t — as the new turbo model is called — carries a starting manufacturer’s suggested retail price, including destination charge, of $38,275. This is $785 more than last […]
Categories: Sports Center

Lexus IS gets its first turbocharged engine for 2016

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:34

The Lexus IS got its first turbocharged engine in 2016, making the luxury brand’s smallest and least expensive sedan more powerful and fuel efficient. The compact IS 200t — as the new turbo model is called — carries a starting manufacturer’s suggested retail price, including destination charge, of $38,275. This is $785 more than last […]

U.S. court hears arguments on transgender student using boys' bathroom

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:32

A man holds a flag as he takes part in an annual Gay Pride Parade in TorontoA U.S. appeals court heard arguments on Wednesday over whether a high school in Virginia should be ordered to allow a transgendered student to use the boys’ bathroom, even though he was born a biological female. The student, Gavin Grimm, a 16-year-old junior at Gloucester High School, is suing the Gloucester County School Board over its restroom policy. Joshua Block, the lead attorney for the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), which brought the case, told the three-judge panel the policy violated constitutional guarantees of equal protection, and Title IX, the federal law that bars sexual discrimination.


UW putting together ‘most underrated’ recruiting class in U.S.

WA Huskies - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:31

A rival Pac-12 recruiter also says running back Sean McGrew is "the steal of the class" for Washington.
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Huskies links: UW putting together ‘the most underrated’ recruiting class in the nation

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:31

A rival Pac-12 recruiter also says running back Sean McGrew is "the steal of the class" for Washington.
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Huskies links: UW putting together ‘the most underrated’ recruiting class in the nation

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:31

A rival Pac-12 recruiter also says running back Sean McGrew is "the steal of the class" for Washington.
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Huskies links: UW putting together ‘the most underrated’ recruiting class in the nation

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:31

A rival Pac-12 recruiter also says running back Sean McGrew is "the steal of the class" for Washington.

VIDEO: Google AI beats Europe's Go champion

BBC World News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:31
Google's DeepMind division says its AI software has beaten Europe's top player of the board game Go.
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Police investigate possible luring attempt in Evesham Twp.

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:30

Police investigate 2 possible luring attempts in South JerseyPolice are investigating a possible luring attempt in Evesham Township, New Jersey.


The Legislature, school funding and Washington’s economy

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:29

A contempt of court order and fines don't light a fire under Washington lawmakers to improve education outlays. What about economic consequences from inaction?
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The Legislature, school funding and Washington’s economy

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:29

A contempt of court order and fines don't light a fire under Washington lawmakers to improve education outlays. What about economic consequences from inaction?
Categories: Sports Center

The Legislature, school funding and Washington’s economy

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:29

A contempt of court order and fines don't light a fire under Washington lawmakers to improve education outlays. What about economic consequences from inaction?

F.C.C. Proposes Changes in Cable Set-Top Box Market

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:29
The Federal Communications Commission wants to make it easier for subscribers to choose TV devices, and for manufacturers to introduce them.









Garbage truck fueled by natural gas explodes in New Jersey

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:27

HAMILTON, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say no one was injured when a garbage truck fueled by natural gas exploded “like a missile” in New Jersey. Tuesday’s blast in Hamilton damaged four homes. One of the truck’s four natural gas tanks blasted a hole in a nearby home and debris tore a hole in the roof […]
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Garbage truck fueled by natural gas explodes in New Jersey

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:27

HAMILTON, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say no one was injured when a garbage truck fueled by natural gas exploded “like a missile” in New Jersey. Tuesday’s blast in Hamilton damaged four homes. One of the truck’s four natural gas tanks blasted a hole in a nearby home and debris tore a hole in the roof […]
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Garbage truck fueled by natural gas explodes in New Jersey

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:27

HAMILTON, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say no one was injured when a garbage truck fueled by natural gas exploded “like a missile” in New Jersey. Tuesday’s blast in Hamilton damaged four homes. One of the truck’s four natural gas tanks blasted a hole in a nearby home and debris tore a hole in the roof […]

Raccoon attacks New Jersey boy, bystander beats it to death

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:25

ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. (AP) — Police say a raccoon jumped on a 6-year-old and attacked him as he walked to school with his mother in northern New Jersey. A witness told officers the animal ran across the street, jumped on the boy’s back and crawled onto his face Wednesday morning. Police Chief Michael Foligno tells […]
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Raccoon attacks New Jersey boy, bystander beats it to death

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:25

ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. (AP) — Police say a raccoon jumped on a 6-year-old and attacked him as he walked to school with his mother in northern New Jersey. A witness told officers the animal ran across the street, jumped on the boy’s back and crawled onto his face Wednesday morning. Police Chief Michael Foligno tells […]
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Raccoon attacks New Jersey boy, bystander beats it to death

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:25

ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. (AP) — Police say a raccoon jumped on a 6-year-old and attacked him as he walked to school with his mother in northern New Jersey. A witness told officers the animal ran across the street, jumped on the boy’s back and crawled onto his face Wednesday morning. Police Chief Michael Foligno tells […]