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The Latest: Iran signs deal to buy 118 Airbus plans

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 00:47

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s visit to Europe (all times local): 5:45 p.m. Iran Air has signed a deal to buy 118 aircraft from Airbus in the first of an expected host of commercial deals expected to be announced during the visit of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to Paris. Rouhani […]
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The Latest: Iran signs deal to buy 118 Airbus plans

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 00:47

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s visit to Europe (all times local): 5:45 p.m. Iran Air has signed a deal to buy 118 aircraft from Airbus in the first of an expected host of commercial deals expected to be announced during the visit of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to Paris. Rouhani […]

Man arrested with 2 handguns at Disneyland Paris hotel

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 00:33

PARIS (AP) — A man found to be carrying two handguns was arrested Thursday at a hotel at Disneyland Paris, Europe’s most-visited tourist attraction, police said. No one was injured during the arrest, a police official said. The official, who wasn’t authorized to be publicly named according to police policy, couldn’t provide further details on […]
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Man arrested with 2 handguns at Disneyland Paris hotel

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 00:33

PARIS (AP) — A man found to be carrying two handguns was arrested Thursday at a hotel at Disneyland Paris, Europe’s most-visited tourist attraction, police said. No one was injured during the arrest, a police official said. The official, who wasn’t authorized to be publicly named according to police policy, couldn’t provide further details on […]
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Man arrested with 2 handguns at Disneyland Paris hotel

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 00:33

PARIS (AP) — A man found to be carrying two handguns was arrested Thursday at a hotel at Disneyland Paris, Europe’s most-visited tourist attraction, police said. No one was injured during the arrest, a police official said. The official, who wasn’t authorized to be publicly named according to police policy, couldn’t provide further details on […]

Councilman sparks outcry with musician, DJ registry proposal

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 00:31

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia city councilman is hearing boos for a proposal that would seemingly give police the authority to approve which bands, rappers and DJs can perform in certain venues. The bill proposed by Councilman Mark Squilla (SKWIL’-ah) last week would require venues accommodating 50 people or more to collect the contact information […]
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Councilman sparks outcry with musician, DJ registry proposal

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 00:31

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia city councilman is hearing boos for a proposal that would seemingly give police the authority to approve which bands, rappers and DJs can perform in certain venues. The bill proposed by Councilman Mark Squilla (SKWIL’-ah) last week would require venues accommodating 50 people or more to collect the contact information […]
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Councilman sparks outcry with musician, DJ registry proposal

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 00:31

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia city councilman is hearing boos for a proposal that would seemingly give police the authority to approve which bands, rappers and DJs can perform in certain venues. The bill proposed by Councilman Mark Squilla (SKWIL’-ah) last week would require venues accommodating 50 people or more to collect the contact information […]

Paris taxi drivers protest for 3rd day

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 00:30

PARIS (AP) — Hundreds of taxi drivers waving flags and shouting angrily marched through central Paris Thursday in a third day of protests against rival services such as Uber. The demonstrators were prevented from reaching the Champs Elysees by a police roadblock. Some swarmed around taxis that weren’t participating in the strike, yelling at the […]
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Paris taxi drivers protest for 3rd day

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 00:30

PARIS (AP) — Hundreds of taxi drivers waving flags and shouting angrily marched through central Paris Thursday in a third day of protests against rival services such as Uber. The demonstrators were prevented from reaching the Champs Elysees by a police roadblock. Some swarmed around taxis that weren’t participating in the strike, yelling at the […]
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Paris taxi drivers protest for 3rd day

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 00:30

PARIS (AP) — Hundreds of taxi drivers waving flags and shouting angrily marched through central Paris Thursday in a third day of protests against rival services such as Uber. The demonstrators were prevented from reaching the Champs Elysees by a police roadblock. Some swarmed around taxis that weren’t participating in the strike, yelling at the […]

Maine council considers bill inspired by the late Peter Falk

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 00:25

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine lawmakers are considering a bill inspired by the late actor Peter Falk of the hit TV series “Columbo.” The bill was crafted by Falk’s daughter, and it protects family members’ rights to visit ailing or incapacitated loved ones. Catherine Falk became an advocate for family members’ rights after taking legal […]
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Maine council considers bill inspired by the late Peter Falk

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 00:25

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine lawmakers are considering a bill inspired by the late actor Peter Falk of the hit TV series “Columbo.” The bill was crafted by Falk’s daughter, and it protects family members’ rights to visit ailing or incapacitated loved ones. Catherine Falk became an advocate for family members’ rights after taking legal […]
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Maine council considers bill inspired by the late Peter Falk

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 00:25

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine lawmakers are considering a bill inspired by the late actor Peter Falk of the hit TV series “Columbo.” The bill was crafted by Falk’s daughter, and it protects family members’ rights to visit ailing or incapacitated loved ones. Catherine Falk became an advocate for family members’ rights after taking legal […]

‘Making a Murderer’ Town’s Answer to Netflix Series: You Don’t Know

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 00:21
A reporter goes back to Manitowoc County, Wis., where residents who considered the 10-year-old case settled are being second-guessed about Steven Avery’s return to prison.









True or not, match-fixing charges overshadow Australian Open

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 00:20

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The “Happy Slam” got off to a somber start when allegations of match-fixing in tennis overshadowed the opening day of play at the Australian Open. As the two-week tournament comes to close, the suspicion of corruption lingers but the focus has returned to the tennis court. “The match-fixing claims have created […]
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True or not, match-fixing charges overshadow Australian Open

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 00:20

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The “Happy Slam” got off to a somber start when allegations of match-fixing in tennis overshadowed the opening day of play at the Australian Open. As the two-week tournament comes to close, the suspicion of corruption lingers but the focus has returned to the tennis court. “The match-fixing claims have created […]
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True or not, match-fixing charges overshadow Australian Open

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 00:20

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The “Happy Slam” got off to a somber start when allegations of match-fixing in tennis overshadowed the opening day of play at the Australian Open. As the two-week tournament comes to close, the suspicion of corruption lingers but the focus has returned to the tennis court. “The match-fixing claims have created […]

It’s Still Bill Clinton, but the Old Magic Seems Missing

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 00:16
As the former president tries to energize his wife’s campaign, even some of his admirers wonder about his more subdued style and faded magnetism.









2011 Christie road repair funding move now center of lawsuit

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 00:15

FILE - In this Aug. 18, 2015 file photo, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie arrives for a meeting with state and federal transportation officials to discuss plans to build a new rail tunnel under the Hudson River, in Newark, N.J. Since Christie, now a Republican presidential candidate, announced in January 2011 that nearly $2 billion of Port Authority dollars for a cancelled underwater rail project would go toward repairing the Pulaski Skyway connecting two New Jersey cities and other state projects, the decision to do so - and the justification for it - have come under increased scrutiny. (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Lawyers warned five years ago that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's decision to take $1.8 billion from a bistate port agency to fix state roads might cause legal problems.