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‘Teen Wolf’ Tyler Posey shows his funny side at Sundance

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:59

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Tyler Posey is having the ultimate Sundance experience. The star of MTV’s “Teen Wolf” went snowboarding in Park City, rubbed elbows with Spike Lee and showed off his latest movie role at the independent film festival. “I feel like I’m experiencing the epitome of Sundance,” said the 24-year-old actor, who […]

Preparations underway for Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:56

Preparations underway for Democratic National Convention in PhiladelphiaWe are now six months away from the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia and Mayor Jim Kenney and the DNCC CEO held a news conference Thursday to keep everyone up to date on preparations.


Delaware House rejects legislation to abolish death penalty

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:53

DOVER, Del. (AP) — The Delaware House has rejected a bill to abolish the state’s death penalty. The legislation, which does not apply to inmates currently on death row, was defeated 23 to 16 Thursday in the House after barely clearing the Senate last year. The legislation had languished in the House Judiciary Committee until […]
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Delaware House rejects legislation to abolish death penalty

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:53

DOVER, Del. (AP) — The Delaware House has rejected a bill to abolish the state’s death penalty. The legislation, which does not apply to inmates currently on death row, was defeated 23 to 16 Thursday in the House after barely clearing the Senate last year. The legislation had languished in the House Judiciary Committee until […]
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Delaware House rejects legislation to abolish death penalty

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:53

DOVER, Del. (AP) — The Delaware House has rejected a bill to abolish the state’s death penalty. The legislation, which does not apply to inmates currently on death row, was defeated 23 to 16 Thursday in the House after barely clearing the Senate last year. The legislation had languished in the House Judiciary Committee until […]

Bill to abolish Delaware’s death penalty fails to clear state House

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:50

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Bill to abolish Delaware’s death penalty fails to clear state House.
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Bill to abolish Delaware’s death penalty fails to clear state House

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:50

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Bill to abolish Delaware’s death penalty fails to clear state House.
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Bill to abolish Delaware’s death penalty fails to clear state House

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:50

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Bill to abolish Delaware’s death penalty fails to clear state House.

Michigan lawmakers approve $28M more for Flint water crisis

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:48

Members of the Michigan National Guard load bottled water at a fire station, Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016 in Flint, Mich. The Michigan Legislature voted Thursday to direct another $28 million to address Flint's water emergency, allocating money for bottled water, medical assessments and other costs in the city struggling with a lead-contaminated supply. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan lawmakers directed another $28 million on Thursday to address Flint's lead-contaminated water supply, allocating money for bottled water, medical assessments and other costs for the financially struggling city.


Judge keeps suspect in deputy’s shooting in custody

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:41

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A 26-year-old man accused of shooting a deputy during a federal drug raid at his home will remain in custody after a federal judge Thursday denied his request to be released from custody on bond. At a hearing, U.S. Magistrate Judge Sally Shushan decided to keep Jarvis Hardy in custody, saying […]
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Judge keeps suspect in deputy’s shooting in custody

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:41

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A 26-year-old man accused of shooting a deputy during a federal drug raid at his home will remain in custody after a federal judge Thursday denied his request to be released from custody on bond. At a hearing, U.S. Magistrate Judge Sally Shushan decided to keep Jarvis Hardy in custody, saying […]
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Judge keeps suspect in deputy’s shooting in custody

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:41

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A 26-year-old man accused of shooting a deputy during a federal drug raid at his home will remain in custody after a federal judge Thursday denied his request to be released from custody on bond. At a hearing, U.S. Magistrate Judge Sally Shushan decided to keep Jarvis Hardy in custody, saying […]

VIDEO: Why Trump's supporters love him

BBC World News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:37
Republican 2016 presidential candidates are due to take to the debate stage in Iowa with the exception of Donald Trump.
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VIDEO: Inside a Burmese rebel village

BBC World News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:34
The BBC visits a rebel village in Myanmar controlled by the Shan State Army North, one of the rebel groups who refused to sign a nationwide ceasefire agreement with the military.
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New York City Officials Announce Efforts to Fight Zika Virus

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:26
With seven confirmed cases in the state, including three in the city, health administrators announced plans to prevent the virus from spreading.









Computer expert gets no jail time in extensive spamming case

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:24
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A computer expert was sentenced Thursday to two years' probation for helping send millions of spam messages that allowed computer marketers to illegally harvest email addresses and phone numbers.

California narrowly upholds key policy for solar growth

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:19

File photo of solar panels are pictured on the rooftops of residential homes in San Diego, CaliforniaCalifornia delivered a narrow victory to the solar industry on Thursday by maintaining a policy that has underpinned rooftop solar's dramatic growth while introducing fees that were smaller than utilities requested. After two years of rancorous debate, California's Public Utilities Commission upheld net metering by a vote of 3-to-2, allowing homeowners with solar panels to keep selling the excess power they generate back to their utility at the full retail rate. Homeowners with solar panels cheer net metering as it lowers their power bills.


Navy says flight testing may have resulted in sonic booms along N.J. coastline

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:17

 Fighter jets caused sonic booms along New Jersey coastThe Navy now says that flight testing done Thursday afternoon may have resulted in sonic booms that rocked towns along the New Jersey coastline.


Kerry Washington feted with parade and roast at Harvard

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:13

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Actress Kerry Washington has been feted with a parade through Harvard Square and a roast by Harvard University’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals. The nation’s oldest collegiate theatrical organization says it named Washington as Woman of the Year because she’s the first black woman to headline a network TV drama since 1974. The […]
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Kerry Washington feted with parade and roast at Harvard

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:13

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Actress Kerry Washington has been feted with a parade through Harvard Square and a roast by Harvard University’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals. The nation’s oldest collegiate theatrical organization says it named Washington as Woman of the Year because she’s the first black woman to headline a network TV drama since 1974. The […]
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