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Weak US hiring report sends stocks lower on Wall Street

NBA - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 22:19

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. and global stock indexes were lower for a second day early Wednesday, following a dismal report on job creation that gave investors concern over the state of the economy. The data follows a round of economic news out of China and Europe a day earlier that also suggested sluggish growth. […]
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Weak US hiring report sends stocks lower on Wall Street

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 22:19

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. and global stock indexes were lower for a second day early Wednesday, following a dismal report on job creation that gave investors concern over the state of the economy. The data follows a round of economic news out of China and Europe a day earlier that also suggested sluggish growth. […]
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Image of Asia: Little monk soccer in South Korea

NBA - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 22:13

In this photo by Lee Jin-man, children play Dongjasung, or little monk, soccer under lanterns at Jogye Temple in Seoul, South Korea. The children’s heads are shaved when they enter the temple to experience a monk’s life for two weeks. The events are part of the celebrations of Buddha’s upcoming 2,560th birthday on May 14.
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Image of Asia: Little monk soccer in South Korea

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 22:13

In this photo by Lee Jin-man, children play Dongjasung, or little monk, soccer under lanterns at Jogye Temple in Seoul, South Korea. The children’s heads are shaved when they enter the temple to experience a monk’s life for two weeks. The events are part of the celebrations of Buddha’s upcoming 2,560th birthday on May 14.
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US factory orders rose modestly in March

NBA - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 22:08

WASHINGTON (AP) — Orders to U.S. factories advanced by a modest amount in March, reflecting stronger demand in the volatile category of defense equipment. Factory orders rose 1.1 percent, rebounding from a 1.9 percent drop in February, the Commerce Department reported Wednesday. It was only the second increase in total orders in the past five […]
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US factory orders rose modestly in March

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 22:08

WASHINGTON (AP) — Orders to U.S. factories advanced by a modest amount in March, reflecting stronger demand in the volatile category of defense equipment. Factory orders rose 1.1 percent, rebounding from a 1.9 percent drop in February, the Commerce Department reported Wednesday. It was only the second increase in total orders in the past five […]
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US factory orders up modest 1.1 percent in March as demand for defense equipment climbs

NBA - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 22:04

WASHINGTON (AP) — US factory orders up modest 1.1 percent in March as demand for defense equipment climbs.
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US factory orders up modest 1.1 percent in March as demand for defense equipment climbs

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 22:04

WASHINGTON (AP) — US factory orders up modest 1.1 percent in March as demand for defense equipment climbs.
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Sept. 11 families seek answers in secret pages

NBA - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 21:30

NEW YORK (AP) — Fifteen years after the attacks that killed her husband, Lorie Van Auken thinks she still hasn’t been told the whole truth about 9/11. She wants to know what’s in 28 classified pages locked away in a basement room of the U.S. Capitol. They describe investigative leads about “specific sources of foreign […]
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Sept. 11 families seek answers in secret pages

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 21:30

NEW YORK (AP) — Fifteen years after the attacks that killed her husband, Lorie Van Auken thinks she still hasn’t been told the whole truth about 9/11. She wants to know what’s in 28 classified pages locked away in a basement room of the U.S. Capitol. They describe investigative leads about “specific sources of foreign […]
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9 more workers at closed school face abuse charges, 16 total

NBA - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 21:28

GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. (AP) — Nine more employees of a now-closed Massachusetts school for boys with autism and behavioral disorders have been charged with physically abusing students, raising the number of employees charged to 16. The Berkshire Eagle reports that eight former Eagleton School employees were arraigned on assault and battery and other charges in […]
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9 more workers at closed school face abuse charges, 16 total

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 21:28

GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. (AP) — Nine more employees of a now-closed Massachusetts school for boys with autism and behavioral disorders have been charged with physically abusing students, raising the number of employees charged to 16. The Berkshire Eagle reports that eight former Eagleton School employees were arraigned on assault and battery and other charges in […]
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Freight moving again through DC derailment site

NBA - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 21:22

WASHINGTON (AP) — A CSX spokesman says freight has begun moving again through the site of a weekend train derailment in Washington. CSX spokesman Rob Doolittle said in an e-mail that the first train moved through the site Tuesday night around 9:30 p.m. and that normal operations have resumed. Also on Wednesday, the MARC Brunswick […]
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Freight moving again through DC derailment site

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 21:22

WASHINGTON (AP) — A CSX spokesman says freight has begun moving again through the site of a weekend train derailment in Washington. CSX spokesman Rob Doolittle said in an e-mail that the first train moved through the site Tuesday night around 9:30 p.m. and that normal operations have resumed. Also on Wednesday, the MARC Brunswick […]
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Tensions surface between Turkish president, prime minister

NBA - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 21:14

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Long-denied tensions between Turkey’s president and prime minister are beginning to surface publicly, leading to speculation from political observers that the country’s powerful leader may be considering replacing the premier with a figure more willing to take a backseat role. The rift comes at a precarious time for Turkey, which is […]
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Tensions surface between Turkish president, prime minister

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 21:14

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Long-denied tensions between Turkey’s president and prime minister are beginning to surface publicly, leading to speculation from political observers that the country’s powerful leader may be considering replacing the premier with a figure more willing to take a backseat role. The rift comes at a precarious time for Turkey, which is […]
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Angry and often overlooked, children of the incarcerated are hidden in plain sight

NBA - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 21:10

The number of kids with incarcerated parents has ballooned in recent decades, yet these children remain largely invisible to lawmakers.
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Angry and often overlooked, children of the incarcerated are hidden in plain sight

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 21:10

The number of kids with incarcerated parents has ballooned in recent decades, yet these children remain largely invisible to lawmakers.
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Trump would need to sway broader group of voters in November

NBA - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 21:08

DENVER (AP) — Nomination within his grasp, Donald Trump would need to win over a broader group of voters in November beyond those who have helped clear the Republican presidential field for him. As a whole, voters in the general election will be younger, more likely to be female and vastly more diverse than the […]
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Trump would need to sway broader group of voters in November

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 21:08

DENVER (AP) — Nomination within his grasp, Donald Trump would need to win over a broader group of voters in November beyond those who have helped clear the Republican presidential field for him. As a whole, voters in the general election will be younger, more likely to be female and vastly more diverse than the […]
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