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Uruguay: Ex-Gitmo inmate arrested in domestic violence case

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 06:36

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — A Uruguayan police official says a former Guantanamo detainee resettled in the South American nation has been arrested on a domestic violence complaint. The official says Syrian national Omar Abdelhadi Faraj was detained Friday by police. The person was not authorized to discuss the case publicly and spoke on condition of […]
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Uruguay: Ex-Gitmo inmate arrested in domestic violence case

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 06:36

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — A Uruguayan police official says a former Guantanamo detainee resettled in the South American nation has been arrested on a domestic violence complaint. The official says Syrian national Omar Abdelhadi Faraj was detained Friday by police. The person was not authorized to discuss the case publicly and spoke on condition of […]

Storks shun migration for junk food

BBC World News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 06:35
Storks feeding on rubbish dumps instead of migrating are more likely to survive the winter, research shows.
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California eyes 1-drug executions amid debate

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 06:33

Father George Horan, second from left, listens as members of public testify on proposed regulations to use a single lethal drug for the execution of condemned inmates, during a public hearing by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, Friday, Jan. 22, 2016, in Sacramento, Calif. Horan, a death penally opponent, spoke against the use of the single injection of powerful barbiturates in executions that would replace the series of three drugs used in California's last execution, of Clarence Ray Allen in 2006.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Californians face a watershed year as they prepare to decide whether to resume executions that stopped a decade ago or end them entirely.


Officer convicted due to dashcam video sentenced to 5 years

NBA - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 06:31

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey police officer convicted of misconduct and other crimes with the help of a dashcam video has been sentenced to five years in prison. Bloomfield Officer Orlando Trinidad and a fellow officer were found guilty in November of official misconduct, falsifying public records and other offenses. Officer Sean Courter’s […]
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Officer convicted due to dashcam video sentenced to 5 years

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 06:31

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey police officer convicted of misconduct and other crimes with the help of a dashcam video has been sentenced to five years in prison. Bloomfield Officer Orlando Trinidad and a fellow officer were found guilty in November of official misconduct, falsifying public records and other offenses. Officer Sean Courter’s […]
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Officer convicted due to dashcam video sentenced to 5 years

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 06:31

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey police officer convicted of misconduct and other crimes with the help of a dashcam video has been sentenced to five years in prison. Bloomfield Officer Orlando Trinidad and a fellow officer were found guilty in November of official misconduct, falsifying public records and other offenses. Officer Sean Courter’s […]

Officer convicted due to dashcam video sentenced to 5 years

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 06:29
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey police officer convicted of misconduct and other crimes with the help of a dashcam video has been sentenced to five years in prison.

Bergdahl lawyer may call Trump as witness in U.S. court-martial

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 06:28

U.S. Army Sergeant Bergdahl leaves the courthouse after an arraignment hearing for his court-martial in Fort BraggRepublican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump has made "appalling" comments about Bowe Bergdahl and may be called as a witness in the Army sergeant's court-martial on a desertion charge, one of Bergdahl's lawyers said on Friday. Eugene Fidell, a military law attorney at Yale Law School who is defending Bergdahl, said on CNN that Bergdahl's legal team has been monitoring statements by the front-runner for the Republican presidential nomination in November's election as possibly affecting his client's right to a fair trial.


S&P slashes Atlantic City credit rating four notches deeper into junk

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 06:26
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services issued the super-downgrade of the city's bonds, to 'CCC-' from 'B,' because a default or distressed exchange or redemption "appears to be inevitable" unless there is an "unforeseen positive development," said S&P analyst Timothy Little in a comment. S&P's rating could be cut further, he said, if the city files for municipal bankruptcy, which local officials are scheduled to consider at an emergency City Council meeting next week.

Government official says at least 2 dead in school shooting in Canadian province of Saskatchewan.

NBA - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 06:26

LA LOCHE, Saskatchewan (AP) — Government official says at least 2 dead in school shooting in Canadian province of Saskatchewan.
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Government official says at least 2 dead in school shooting in Canadian province of Saskatchewan.

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 06:26

LA LOCHE, Saskatchewan (AP) — Government official says at least 2 dead in school shooting in Canadian province of Saskatchewan.
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Government official says at least 2 dead in school shooting in Canadian province of Saskatchewan.

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 06:26

LA LOCHE, Saskatchewan (AP) — Government official says at least 2 dead in school shooting in Canadian province of Saskatchewan.

How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Friday

NBA - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 06:21

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks made their biggest gain in more than a month on Friday as oil prices surged, lifting energy stocks. Tech stocks also climbed as Apple had its biggest rise since August. On Friday: The Dow Jones industrial average surged 210.83 points, or 1.3 percent, to 16,093.51. The Standard & Poor’s […]
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How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Friday

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 06:21

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks made their biggest gain in more than a month on Friday as oil prices surged, lifting energy stocks. Tech stocks also climbed as Apple had its biggest rise since August. On Friday: The Dow Jones industrial average surged 210.83 points, or 1.3 percent, to 16,093.51. The Standard & Poor’s […]
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How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Friday

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 06:21

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks made their biggest gain in more than a month on Friday as oil prices surged, lifting energy stocks. Tech stocks also climbed as Apple had its biggest rise since August. On Friday: The Dow Jones industrial average surged 210.83 points, or 1.3 percent, to 16,093.51. The Standard & Poor’s […]

Judge orders new medical examination of Sumner Redstone

NBA - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 06:19

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge on Friday ordered a medical examination of Sumner Redstone as part of an ongoing court fight over the media mogul’s health and mental capacity. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge David J. Cowan said Friday that a doctor hired by the mogul’s ex-girlfriend should evaluate Redstone’s health and mental health. […]
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Judge orders new medical examination of Sumner Redstone

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 06:19

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge on Friday ordered a medical examination of Sumner Redstone as part of an ongoing court fight over the media mogul’s health and mental capacity. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge David J. Cowan said Friday that a doctor hired by the mogul’s ex-girlfriend should evaluate Redstone’s health and mental health. […]
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Judge orders new medical examination of Sumner Redstone

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 06:19

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge on Friday ordered a medical examination of Sumner Redstone as part of an ongoing court fight over the media mogul’s health and mental capacity. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge David J. Cowan said Friday that a doctor hired by the mogul’s ex-girlfriend should evaluate Redstone’s health and mental health. […]

The strangest of weeks for a new leader

BBC World News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 06:13
The strangest of weeks for Taiwan's new leader
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