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Report: Denmark is least corrupt; Somalia, N.Korea the most

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:20

BERLIN (AP) — Public-sector corruption is still a major problem around the world but more countries are improving than worsening and the United States and United Kingdom have reached their best rankings ever, an anti-corruption watchdog said Wednesday. Denmark remained at the top of Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index, a closely watched global barometer, for […]
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Report: Denmark is least corrupt; Somalia, N.Korea the most

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:20

BERLIN (AP) — Public-sector corruption is still a major problem around the world but more countries are improving than worsening and the United States and United Kingdom have reached their best rankings ever, an anti-corruption watchdog said Wednesday. Denmark remained at the top of Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index, a closely watched global barometer, for […]
Categories: Sports Center

Report: Denmark is least corrupt; Somalia, N.Korea the most

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:20

BERLIN (AP) — Public-sector corruption is still a major problem around the world but more countries are improving than worsening and the United States and United Kingdom have reached their best rankings ever, an anti-corruption watchdog said Wednesday. Denmark remained at the top of Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index, a closely watched global barometer, for […]

Five shot, two dead, at Sodo homeless encampment

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:17

The area of Airport Way South and South Atlantic Street, near a homeless encampment, is closed for investigation.
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Five shot, two dead, at Sodo homeless encampment

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:17

The area of Airport Way South and South Atlantic Street, near a homeless encampment, is closed for investigation.
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Five shot, two dead, at Sodo homeless encampment

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:17

The area of Airport Way South and South Atlantic Street, near a homeless encampment, is closed for investigation.

Trump refuses to debate; calls Fox's Kelly 'a lightweight'

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:17

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign event at the Roundhouse Gymnasium, Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, in Marshalltown, Iowa. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa (AP) — Donald Trump on Tuesday bowed out of the final Republican presidential debate before the leadoff Iowa caucuses, saying Fox News moderator Megyn Kelly is "a lightweight."


Donald Trump, in Feud With Fox News, Shuns Debate

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:11
Mr. Trump and Fox News faced off again, this time over the anchor Megyn Kelly’s inclusion as moderator for Thursday’s debate.









Sale of Kent park betrays contract with voters

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:09

Sign of the times: On Kent’s East Hill, a public park that was preserved forever in a program to fight sprawl is being sold off to a private developer to build a subdivision.
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Sale of Kent park betrays contract with voters

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:09

Sign of the times: On Kent’s East Hill, a public park that was preserved forever in a program to fight sprawl is being sold off to a private developer to build a subdivision.
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Sale of Kent park betrays contract with voters

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:09

Sign of the times: On Kent’s East Hill, a public park that was preserved forever in a program to fight sprawl is being sold off to a private developer to build a subdivision.

5 things you need to know Wednesday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:08

The biggest news to start your morning.

       

Hedgie icon Ackman explains his very bad year

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:06

Bill Ackman pointed to copycat investors and drug company Valeant Pharmaceutical for 20% drop

       

Senate committee to consider bill to repeal gender-identity bathroom access

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:06

Sen. Doug Ericksen, R-Ferndale, says he wants to repeal the Human Rights Commission ruling guaranteeing transgender access restrooms and locker rooms. His bill calls for repealing a decision by the state Human Right Commission.
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Senate committee to consider bill to repeal gender-identity bathroom access

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:06

Sen. Doug Ericksen, R-Ferndale, says he wants to repeal the Human Rights Commission ruling guaranteeing transgender access restrooms and locker rooms. His bill calls for repealing a decision by the state Human Right Commission.
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Senate committee to consider bill to repeal gender-identity bathroom access

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:06

Sen. Doug Ericksen, R-Ferndale, says he wants to repeal the Human Rights Commission ruling guaranteeing transgender access restrooms and locker rooms. His bill calls for repealing a decision by the state Human Right Commission.

At White House, Sanders gives short answers to shouted questions on Clinton

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:03

In an impromptu press conference, the Vermont senator focuses on minimizing differences with Obama.

       

Peyton Manning to Bill Belichick: ‘This might be my last rodeo.’

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:00

Denver quarterback heard telling Patriots coach after AFC Championship Game. Manning, 39, will be the oldest starting quarterback in the Super Bowl when the Broncos play the Carolina Panthers.
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Peyton Manning to Bill Belichick: ‘This might be my last rodeo.’

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:00

Denver quarterback heard telling Patriots coach after AFC Championship Game. Manning, 39, will be the oldest starting quarterback in the Super Bowl when the Broncos play the Carolina Panthers.
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Peyton Manning to Bill Belichick: ‘This might be my last rodeo.’

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:00

Denver quarterback heard telling Patriots coach after AFC Championship Game. Manning, 39, will be the oldest starting quarterback in the Super Bowl when the Broncos play the Carolina Panthers.