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Report links violence, tyranny and corruption

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 19:02

The United States ranks 16th most corruption free among 168 countries.

       

Feds push hospitals to improve care after discharging minority patients

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 19:00

Federal officials urge hospitals to help keep minorities healthy.

       

City and suburban residents wait for streets to be cleared

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 18:55

City and suburban residents wait for streets to be clearedSnow removal crews are working early Tuesday morning to clear the streets in Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs.


Democrats spar ahead of Iowa caucus

BBC World News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 18:54
Democratic presidential hopefuls try to land a winning blow as they debate for the last time before the selection process begins in Iowa next week.
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Malaysia Closes Investigation Into Prime Minister Najib Razak’s Funds

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 18:49
The attorney general’s decision appears to prolong the premiership of Mr. Najib, who has struggled to explain the nearly $700 million sent to his personal accounts.









Does 'Making a Murderer' case have Montana ties?

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 18:48

Former Great Falls detective says serial killer murdered Teresa Halbach.

       

Five candidates for Fifa presidency

BBC World News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 18:45
Fifa confirms five candidates will battle for the presidency of football's world governing body.
Categories: BBC World News

French taxis, air traffic controllers, schools on strike

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 18:41

PARIS (AP) — Paris police fired tear gas and taxi drivers lit bonfires on a major highway Tuesday amid nationwide strikes and protests over working conditions and competition from non-traditional services such as Uber. Prime Minister Manuel Valls agreed to an emergency meeting with taxi drivers Tuesday afternoon, in an apparent attempt to defuse tensions. […]
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French taxis, air traffic controllers, schools on strike

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 18:41

PARIS (AP) — Paris police fired tear gas and taxi drivers lit bonfires on a major highway Tuesday amid nationwide strikes and protests over working conditions and competition from non-traditional services such as Uber. Prime Minister Manuel Valls agreed to an emergency meeting with taxi drivers Tuesday afternoon, in an apparent attempt to defuse tensions. […]
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French taxis, air traffic controllers, schools on strike

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 18:41

PARIS (AP) — Paris police fired tear gas and taxi drivers lit bonfires on a major highway Tuesday amid nationwide strikes and protests over working conditions and competition from non-traditional services such as Uber. Prime Minister Manuel Valls agreed to an emergency meeting with taxi drivers Tuesday afternoon, in an apparent attempt to defuse tensions. […]

Williams sees off Sharapova again

BBC World News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 18:41
Serena Williams beats Maria Sharapova to reach the Australian Open semi-finals, while Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic both win.
Categories: BBC World News

UNICEF seeks funds for N. Korea drought victims

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 18:40

TOKYO (AP) — UNICEF is seeking $18 million in relief funds for tens of thousands of children in North Korea it believes have been hit by the impact of a drought last year that heightened malnutrition and diarrhea caused by a lack of access to clean water. Severe drought conditions last year in four agricultural […]
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UNICEF seeks funds for N. Korea drought victims

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 18:40

TOKYO (AP) — UNICEF is seeking $18 million in relief funds for tens of thousands of children in North Korea it believes have been hit by the impact of a drought last year that heightened malnutrition and diarrhea caused by a lack of access to clean water. Severe drought conditions last year in four agricultural […]
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UNICEF seeks funds for N. Korea drought victims

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 18:40

TOKYO (AP) — UNICEF is seeking $18 million in relief funds for tens of thousands of children in North Korea it believes have been hit by the impact of a drought last year that heightened malnutrition and diarrhea caused by a lack of access to clean water. Severe drought conditions last year in four agricultural […]

10 Things to Know for Today

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 18:35

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. TIGHT DEMOCRAT RACE HIGHLIGHTS DIFFERING VIEWS OF GOVERNMENT ROLE Clinton and Sanders often share the same goals, but have different policy prescriptions and preferred tactics for achieving them. 2. IRAN LEADER IN ROME BOASTS NATION NOW MOST […]
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10 Things to Know for Today

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 18:35

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. TIGHT DEMOCRAT RACE HIGHLIGHTS DIFFERING VIEWS OF GOVERNMENT ROLE Clinton and Sanders often share the same goals, but have different policy prescriptions and preferred tactics for achieving them. 2. IRAN LEADER IN ROME BOASTS NATION NOW MOST […]
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10 Things to Know for Today

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 18:35

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. TIGHT DEMOCRAT RACE HIGHLIGHTS DIFFERING VIEWS OF GOVERNMENT ROLE Clinton and Sanders often share the same goals, but have different policy prescriptions and preferred tactics for achieving them. 2. IRAN LEADER IN ROME BOASTS NATION NOW MOST […]

After further review, offer to sell home no 'Super' deal

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 18:33

The ad claimed "will sell home for 2 tickets to the Super Bowl."

       

Romania offers Moldova $60 million loan to spur reforms

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 18:31

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — The Romanian government has offered Moldova a loan of 60 million euros ($65 million) to prevent economic collapse in the impoverished ex-Soviet republic. But Romanian Prime Minister Dacian Ciolos said Tuesday that Moldova will have to fight corruption and make other reforms if it is to get the money. Ciolos made […]
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Romania offers Moldova $60 million loan to spur reforms

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 18:31

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — The Romanian government has offered Moldova a loan of 60 million euros ($65 million) to prevent economic collapse in the impoverished ex-Soviet republic. But Romanian Prime Minister Dacian Ciolos said Tuesday that Moldova will have to fight corruption and make other reforms if it is to get the money. Ciolos made […]
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