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Picture this: The Met will feature exhibit on crime photos

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 23:38

NEW YORK (AP) — Picture this: The Metropolitan Museum of Art is turning to crime. An upcoming exhibition is called “Crime Stories: Photography and Foul Play.” The museum says it will explore the “multifaceted intersection between photography and crime.” The images range from the 19th century to the present. They include photos taken by Alexander […]
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Picture this: The Met will feature exhibit on crime photos

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 23:38

NEW YORK (AP) — Picture this: The Metropolitan Museum of Art is turning to crime. An upcoming exhibition is called “Crime Stories: Photography and Foul Play.” The museum says it will explore the “multifaceted intersection between photography and crime.” The images range from the 19th century to the present. They include photos taken by Alexander […]
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Irish singer Hozier’s single goes to fight domestic abuse

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 23:37

LONDON (AP) — Hozier is giving his latest single to charity. “Cherry Wine” — which features in a live version on his self-titled debut record — is described by the 25-year-old Irish singer as “a love song written from the perspective of someone who is in an abusive relationship.” So Hozier and his record labels […]
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Irish singer Hozier’s single goes to fight domestic abuse

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 23:37

LONDON (AP) — Hozier is giving his latest single to charity. “Cherry Wine” — which features in a live version on his self-titled debut record — is described by the 25-year-old Irish singer as “a love song written from the perspective of someone who is in an abusive relationship.” So Hozier and his record labels […]
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Irish singer Hozier’s single goes to fight domestic abuse

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 23:37

LONDON (AP) — Hozier is giving his latest single to charity. “Cherry Wine” — which features in a live version on his self-titled debut record — is described by the 25-year-old Irish singer as “a love song written from the perspective of someone who is in an abusive relationship.” So Hozier and his record labels […]
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Irish singer Hozier’s single goes to fight domestic abuse

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 23:37

LONDON (AP) — Hozier is giving his latest single to charity. “Cherry Wine” — which features in a live version on his self-titled debut record — is described by the 25-year-old Irish singer as “a love song written from the perspective of someone who is in an abusive relationship.” So Hozier and his record labels […]
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Doctors stage rare public protest against police abuses

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 23:37

CAIRO (AP) — Thousands of Egypt’s doctors staged a rare protest against police abuses after accusations two doctors were beaten up by policemen in a Cairo hospital, while the medical union threatened a partial strike unless the officers involved are held accountable and measures are taken to protect medics from police intimidation. At the headquarters […]
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Doctors stage rare public protest against police abuses

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 23:37

CAIRO (AP) — Thousands of Egypt’s doctors staged a rare protest against police abuses after accusations two doctors were beaten up by policemen in a Cairo hospital, while the medical union threatened a partial strike unless the officers involved are held accountable and measures are taken to protect medics from police intimidation. At the headquarters […]
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Doctors stage rare public protest against police abuses

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 23:37

CAIRO (AP) — Thousands of Egypt’s doctors staged a rare protest against police abuses after accusations two doctors were beaten up by policemen in a Cairo hospital, while the medical union threatened a partial strike unless the officers involved are held accountable and measures are taken to protect medics from police intimidation. At the headquarters […]
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Doctors stage rare public protest against police abuses

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 23:37

CAIRO (AP) — Thousands of Egypt’s doctors staged a rare protest against police abuses after accusations two doctors were beaten up by policemen in a Cairo hospital, while the medical union threatened a partial strike unless the officers involved are held accountable and measures are taken to protect medics from police intimidation. At the headquarters […]
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US stocks open higher as oil rebounds, banks rise

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 23:31

U.S. stocks moved higher in early trading Friday, seeking their first gain in a week, as beaten-down energy and financial companies rebounded. A pickup in oil prices and a government report indicating that retail sales improved last month helped lift the market. Investors also had their eye on the latest batch of company earnings news. […]
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US stocks open higher as oil rebounds, banks rise

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 23:31

U.S. stocks moved higher in early trading Friday, seeking their first gain in a week, as beaten-down energy and financial companies rebounded. A pickup in oil prices and a government report indicating that retail sales improved last month helped lift the market. Investors also had their eye on the latest batch of company earnings news. […]
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Migrants attacked around Calais, tinderbox of tensions

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 23:30

CALAIS, France (AP) — Mysterious armed groups are on the prowl, targeting migrants in night attacks in Calais and elsewhere in northern France, sowing fear among the displaced travelers living in squalid slums and deepening concerns the city is becoming a tinderbox of anti-migrant, anti-Muslim rage that’s fueling a budding nationalist movement. The stalkers, sometimes […]
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Migrants attacked around Calais, tinderbox of tensions

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 23:30

CALAIS, France (AP) — Mysterious armed groups are on the prowl, targeting migrants in night attacks in Calais and elsewhere in northern France, sowing fear among the displaced travelers living in squalid slums and deepening concerns the city is becoming a tinderbox of anti-migrant, anti-Muslim rage that’s fueling a budding nationalist movement. The stalkers, sometimes […]
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Presidential contenders fight for minority voters in SC

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 22:41

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Presidential candidates in both parties battled for the crucial backing of black in Hispanic voters Friday as the race shifted toward states with more minority voters. Republicans crisscrossed South Carolina looking to derail billionaire Donald Trump and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, who each came to the state with a burst of […]
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Presidential contenders fight for minority voters in SC

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 22:41

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Presidential candidates in both parties battled for the crucial backing of black in Hispanic voters Friday as the race shifted toward states with more minority voters. Republicans crisscrossed South Carolina looking to derail billionaire Donald Trump and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, who each came to the state with a burst of […]
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Those Valentine’s Day flowers might just be from Kenya

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 22:41

NYAHURURU, Kenya (AP) — This Valentine’s Day, there’s a good chance your flowers came from Kenya. “I know the flowers are for giving on Valentine’s Day,” said Phanice Cherop, a worker at a flower farm in Kenya. “They are very beautiful.” On a crisp February morning, Cherop squeezed through a row of shoulder-high white roses, […]
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Those Valentine’s Day flowers might just be from Kenya

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 22:41

NYAHURURU, Kenya (AP) — This Valentine’s Day, there’s a good chance your flowers came from Kenya. “I know the flowers are for giving on Valentine’s Day,” said Phanice Cherop, a worker at a flower farm in Kenya. “They are very beautiful.” On a crisp February morning, Cherop squeezed through a row of shoulder-high white roses, […]
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In southern Europe, an astute negotiator unpicks austerity

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 22:40

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — He doesn’t boast about being an expert deal-maker like Donald Trump, but new Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa is quietly building a reputation as a canny negotiator and a government leader to watch in southern Europe by doing what many people thought was impossible. While Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras struggles […]
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In southern Europe, an astute negotiator unpicks austerity

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 22:40

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — He doesn’t boast about being an expert deal-maker like Donald Trump, but new Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa is quietly building a reputation as a canny negotiator and a government leader to watch in southern Europe by doing what many people thought was impossible. While Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras struggles […]
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