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Nearly all 400K birds at Indiana farms with bird flu killed

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 02:06

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Animal health officials responding to a bird flu outbreak in southwest Indiana say crews have nearly finished killing more than 400,000 birds ordered euthanized at the 10 affected commercial poultry farms. Indiana State Board of Animal Health spokeswoman Denise Derrer says about 13,000 turkeys remaining at two farms were expected to be […]
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Nearly all 400K birds at Indiana farms with bird flu killed

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 02:06

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Animal health officials responding to a bird flu outbreak in southwest Indiana say crews have nearly finished killing more than 400,000 birds ordered euthanized at the 10 affected commercial poultry farms. Indiana State Board of Animal Health spokeswoman Denise Derrer says about 13,000 turkeys remaining at two farms were expected to be […]

Washington State Cougars Basketball: Escaping the Cellar - Emerald City Swagger

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 02:05

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Washington State Cougars Basketball: Escaping the Cellar
Emerald City Swagger
At 9-8 overall and 1-4 in conference play, The Washington State Cougars have found themselves in last place. The Cougs began conference play with a healthy 8-4 record and after Josh Hawkinson carried the team past #25 UCLA with his 9th consecutive ...

The Latest: Trial involving polygamous towns opens

NBA - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 02:03

PHOENIX (AP) — The latest on a trial marking one of the federal government’s boldest efforts to crack down on polygamous towns on the Arizona-Utah border (all times local) 10 a.m. The federal government has opened a trial involving two polygamous towns in Arizona and Utah by portraying them as a corrupt operation still beholden […]
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The Latest: Trial involving polygamous towns opens

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 02:03

PHOENIX (AP) — The latest on a trial marking one of the federal government’s boldest efforts to crack down on polygamous towns on the Arizona-Utah border (all times local) 10 a.m. The federal government has opened a trial involving two polygamous towns in Arizona and Utah by portraying them as a corrupt operation still beholden […]
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The Latest: Trial involving polygamous towns opens

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 02:03

PHOENIX (AP) — The latest on a trial marking one of the federal government’s boldest efforts to crack down on polygamous towns on the Arizona-Utah border (all times local) 10 a.m. The federal government has opened a trial involving two polygamous towns in Arizona and Utah by portraying them as a corrupt operation still beholden […]

Michigan governor on Flint water: 'I let you down'

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 02:00

 'I let you down'Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder said he has failed Flint residents but pledged to take new steps to fix the city's drinking water crisis, starting with committing millions in state funding and deploying more National Guard members.


Deadly attack on Pakistan university

BBC World News - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 01:57
Security forces end an attack by four gunmen on a university in north-west Pakistan in which 19 people are killed and 17 injured.
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Squabbles Persist Over Who Should Be at Syria Peace Talks

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 01:57
Secretary of State John Kerry and the Russian foreign minister, Sergey V. Lavrov, met to discuss disputes over the talks, which are scheduled to begin Monday.









Mother of slain journalist: Hostages' return gives hope

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 01:52
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The mother of slain journalist James Foley said Wednesday the family was "delighted" to see the return of four Iranian-American citizens freed by Iran in a prisoner swap with the United States and is hopeful that the U.S. government will make hostages more of a priority.

GOP candidate Kasich addresses NH House ahead of primary

NBA - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 01:52

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich praised the New Hampshire Legislature on Wednesday for expanding Medicaid under the president’s health care overhaul law — a rare move for GOP presidential contender — saying that the decision saved lives. “I took $14 billion dollars over the next two years back to Ohio from Washington […]
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GOP candidate Kasich addresses NH House ahead of primary

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 01:52

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich praised the New Hampshire Legislature on Wednesday for expanding Medicaid under the president’s health care overhaul law — a rare move for GOP presidential contender — saying that the decision saved lives. “I took $14 billion dollars over the next two years back to Ohio from Washington […]
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GOP candidate Kasich addresses NH House ahead of primary

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 01:52

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich praised the New Hampshire Legislature on Wednesday for expanding Medicaid under the president’s health care overhaul law — a rare move for GOP presidential contender — saying that the decision saved lives. “I took $14 billion dollars over the next two years back to Ohio from Washington […]

NYC's Bloomberg offers Latin American city-innovation prizes

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 01:51
NEW YORK (AP) — Hundreds of Latin American and Caribbean cities are being invited to vie for millions of dollars from former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, as his charity extends an innovation competition to a new region.

Guidelines issued for California’s assisted suicide law

NBA - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 01:48

LOS ANGELES (AP) — With just months until the state’s assisted suicide law goes into effect, the California Medical Association has issued guidelines to doctors on writing prescriptions of lethal doses of medication for terminally ill patients. The Los Angeles Times reports (http://lat.ms/23eTVjY) the 15-page guide released Tuesday outlines the complicated legal and medical steps […]
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Guidelines issued for California’s assisted suicide law

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 01:48

LOS ANGELES (AP) — With just months until the state’s assisted suicide law goes into effect, the California Medical Association has issued guidelines to doctors on writing prescriptions of lethal doses of medication for terminally ill patients. The Los Angeles Times reports (http://lat.ms/23eTVjY) the 15-page guide released Tuesday outlines the complicated legal and medical steps […]
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Big Snowstorm Forecast Sends a Shiver Up the East Coast

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 01:48
New York and New England could be spared the brunt of the storm, but Washington is squarely in its path, meteorologists say.









Guidelines issued for California’s assisted suicide law

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 01:48

LOS ANGELES (AP) — With just months until the state’s assisted suicide law goes into effect, the California Medical Association has issued guidelines to doctors on writing prescriptions of lethal doses of medication for terminally ill patients. The Los Angeles Times reports (http://lat.ms/23eTVjY) the 15-page guide released Tuesday outlines the complicated legal and medical steps […]

Guidelines issued for California's assisted suicide law

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 01:47
LOS ANGELES (AP) — With just months until the state's assisted suicide law goes into effect, the California Medical Association has issued guidelines to doctors on writing prescriptions of lethal doses of medication for terminally ill patients.

Dow Drops 500 Points as Wall St. Follows Global Markets Down

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 01:45
The major United States indexes were all down more than 3 percent, and Japan plunged into bear-market territory.