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Poland’s church, government mark Christianity anniversary

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 22:58

GNIEZNO, Poland (AP) — Poland’s bishops on Thursday opened religious and political celebrations that mark 1,050 years of Christianity in Poland with a debate on its significance for the nation. The church and the conservative government jointly organized the three-day ceremonies that opened Thursday in the western town of Gniezno, considered to be the cradle […]
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Poland’s church, government mark Christianity anniversary

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 22:58

GNIEZNO, Poland (AP) — Poland’s bishops on Thursday opened religious and political celebrations that mark 1,050 years of Christianity in Poland with a debate on its significance for the nation. The church and the conservative government jointly organized the three-day ceremonies that opened Thursday in the western town of Gniezno, considered to be the cradle […]

Poland’s church, government mark Christianity anniversary

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 22:58

GNIEZNO, Poland (AP) — Poland’s bishops on Thursday opened religious and political celebrations that mark 1,050 years of Christianity in Poland with a debate on its significance for the nation. The church and the conservative government jointly organized the three-day ceremonies that opened Thursday in the western town of Gniezno, considered to be the cradle […]

New York Today: New York Today: All Eyes on Brooklyn

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 22:52
Thursday: Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders in Brooklyn, spring weather and remembering the Titanic.









Deako raises $3.3 million to bring smart light switches to new Seattle homes

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 22:51

Imagine shutting off all the lights in your house with a simple tap on one light switch as you walk out the front door. Seattle startup Deako wants to bring smart light switches to new houses across Seattle, regardless of the price of the home. The company raised a $1.8 million funding round from Seattle […]
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Deako raises $3.3 million to bring smart light switches to new Seattle homes

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 22:51

Imagine shutting off all the lights in your house with a simple tap on one light switch as you walk out the front door. Seattle startup Deako wants to bring smart light switches to new houses across Seattle, regardless of the price of the home. The company raised a $1.8 million funding round from Seattle […]
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Deako raises $3.3 million to bring smart light switches to new Seattle homes

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 22:51

Imagine shutting off all the lights in your house with a simple tap on one light switch as you walk out the front door. Seattle startup Deako wants to bring smart light switches to new houses across Seattle, regardless of the price of the home. The company raised a $1.8 million funding round from Seattle […]
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Deako raises $3.3 million to bring smart light switches to new Seattle homes

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 22:51

Imagine shutting off all the lights in your house with a simple tap on one light switch as you walk out the front door. Seattle startup Deako wants to bring smart light switches to new houses across Seattle, regardless of the price of the home. The company raised a $1.8 million funding round from Seattle […]

Deako raises $3.3 million to bring smart light switches to new Seattle homes

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 22:51

Imagine shutting off all the lights in your house with a simple tap on one light switch as you walk out the front door. Seattle startup Deako wants to bring smart light switches to new houses across Seattle, regardless of the price of the home. The company raised a $1.8 million funding round from Seattle […]

Agency: New rules needed to make offshore drilling safer

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 22:51
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The U.S. Chemical Safety Board says drilling companies in U.S. waters should be required to work more closely with rig workers and regulators, as they do in Norway and the United Kingdom, to reduce the risk of accidents.

Lady Antebellum to sing national anthem at Kentucky Derby

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 22:49

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Churchill Downs says the country trio Lady Antebellum will sing the national anthem at the 142nd Kentucky Derby. The performance will be broadcast live from the Kentucky Derby Winner’s Circle at the Louisville, Kentucky, racetrack right before the historic race May 7. The performance will kick off a summer tour for […]
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Lady Antebellum to sing national anthem at Kentucky Derby

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 22:49

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Churchill Downs says the country trio Lady Antebellum will sing the national anthem at the 142nd Kentucky Derby. The performance will be broadcast live from the Kentucky Derby Winner’s Circle at the Louisville, Kentucky, racetrack right before the historic race May 7. The performance will kick off a summer tour for […]
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Lady Antebellum to sing national anthem at Kentucky Derby

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 22:49

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Churchill Downs says the country trio Lady Antebellum will sing the national anthem at the 142nd Kentucky Derby. The performance will be broadcast live from the Kentucky Derby Winner’s Circle at the Louisville, Kentucky, racetrack right before the historic race May 7. The performance will kick off a summer tour for […]
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Lady Antebellum to sing national anthem at Kentucky Derby

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 22:49

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Churchill Downs says the country trio Lady Antebellum will sing the national anthem at the 142nd Kentucky Derby. The performance will be broadcast live from the Kentucky Derby Winner’s Circle at the Louisville, Kentucky, racetrack right before the historic race May 7. The performance will kick off a summer tour for […]

Lady Antebellum to sing national anthem at Kentucky Derby

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 22:49

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Churchill Downs says the country trio Lady Antebellum will sing the national anthem at the 142nd Kentucky Derby. The performance will be broadcast live from the Kentucky Derby Winner’s Circle at the Louisville, Kentucky, racetrack right before the historic race May 7. The performance will kick off a summer tour for […]

We Shall Overcome 'should be free'

BBC World News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 22:44
A song that became an anthem of the US civil rights movement should be free for all to perform, say lawyers seeking to end its copyright protection.
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We Shall Overcome 'should be free'

BBC World News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 22:44
A song that became an anthem of the US civil rights movement should be free for all to perform, say lawyers seeking to end its copyright protection.
Categories: BBC World News

Trump visit roils town still healing from Latino's killing

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 22:42

A sign sits near the site where Marcelo Lucero was killed in Patchogue, N.Y., on Wednesday, April, 13, 2016. The Rev. Alan Ramirez, an adviser to the family of Lucero, has called for Donald Trump to cancel a planned appearance at a Suffolk County Republican Committee fundraiser on Thursday, April 14, in Patchogue, because it is being held at a nightclub just blocks from where a gang of teenagers killed Lucero in November 2008. (AP Photo/Frank Eltman)PATCHOGUE, N.Y. (AP) — By all accounts, tensions between Latino newcomers and whites have eased in the nearly eight years since a vicious hate-crime stabbing left an Ecuadorean immigrant dead.


Phillies pitcher Daniel Stumpf suspended 80 games after testing positive for PEDs

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 22:31

Phillies pitcher Daniel Stumpf suspended 80 games after testing positive for PEDsPhiladelphia Phillies pitcher Daniel Stumpf has been suspended 80 games for testing positive for PEDs, Major League Baseball announced Thursday.


Canadian Prime Minister Seeks to Legalize Physician-Assisted Suicide

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 22:28
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has introduced legislation to address the legal void left after Canada’s Supreme Court overturned a ban on doctor-assisted death.