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CSX train derails in Northeast DC, possible hazardous leak

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 20:21

WASHINGTON (AP) — A CSX freight train has derailed in Washington, D.C., leaving several cars overturned and a possible hazardous leak. Fire officials tell WTOP-TV (http://bit.ly/1W0ldIF) that several cars overturned near the Rhode Island Avenue Metro station about 7 a.m. Sunday, and emergency responders were working to contain a leak. Officials say they do not […]
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CSX train derails in Northeast DC, possible hazardous leak

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 20:21

WASHINGTON (AP) — A CSX freight train has derailed in Washington, D.C., leaving several cars overturned and a possible hazardous leak. Fire officials tell WTOP-TV (http://bit.ly/1W0ldIF) that several cars overturned near the Rhode Island Avenue Metro station about 7 a.m. Sunday, and emergency responders were working to contain a leak. Officials say they do not […]
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3 detained in Bangladesh after stabbing death of Hindu man

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 20:17

NEW DELHI (AP) — Police in Bangladesh detained three men Sunday, including the head of an Islamic school, in connection with the stabbing death of a Hindu tailor in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group. Police officer Saleh Muhammed Tanvir said the school principal had sued Nikhil Joarder, the slain tailor, four years […]
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3 detained in Bangladesh after stabbing death of Hindu man

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 20:17

NEW DELHI (AP) — Police in Bangladesh detained three men Sunday, including the head of an Islamic school, in connection with the stabbing death of a Hindu tailor in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group. Police officer Saleh Muhammed Tanvir said the school principal had sued Nikhil Joarder, the slain tailor, four years […]
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James Bond meets Samuel Colt: Seeking to build a safer gun

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 20:13

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Jonathan Mossberg is among a small number of pioneers looking to build a safer gun. But unlike many others, he was in the gun business when he started down that path. His family is renowned for its premier line of shotguns treasured by law enforcement, hunters and the military. Mossberg […]
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James Bond meets Samuel Colt: Seeking to build a safer gun

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 20:13

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Jonathan Mossberg is among a small number of pioneers looking to build a safer gun. But unlike many others, he was in the gun business when he started down that path. His family is renowned for its premier line of shotguns treasured by law enforcement, hunters and the military. Mossberg […]
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US once again forced to turn to Russia for help on Syria

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 20:09

WASHINGTON (AP) — Scrambling to resuscitate a nearly dead truce in Syria, the Obama administration has again been forced to turn to Russia for help, with little hope for the desired U.S. outcome. At stake are thousands of lives and the fate of a feeble peace process essential to the fight against the Islamic State […]
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US once again forced to turn to Russia for help on Syria

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 20:09

WASHINGTON (AP) — Scrambling to resuscitate a nearly dead truce in Syria, the Obama administration has again been forced to turn to Russia for help, with little hope for the desired U.S. outcome. At stake are thousands of lives and the fate of a feeble peace process essential to the fight against the Islamic State […]
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Cover star: Duchess Kate poses for British edition of Vogue

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 19:45

LONDON (AP) — The British edition of Vogue will mark its 100th anniversary with a rare portrait of Kate Middleton looking relaxed in the countryside. The Duchess of Cambridge opts for a casual look in her first-ever cover shoot for Vogue. The fashion magazine is publishing a series of Middleton images shot by photographer Josh […]
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Cover star: Duchess Kate poses for British edition of Vogue

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 19:45

LONDON (AP) — The British edition of Vogue will mark its 100th anniversary with a rare portrait of Kate Middleton looking relaxed in the countryside. The Duchess of Cambridge opts for a casual look in her first-ever cover shoot for Vogue. The fashion magazine is publishing a series of Middleton images shot by photographer Josh […]
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Saudi Binladin Group employees set fire to buses in protest

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 19:30

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Employees at giant construction firm, the Saudi Binladin Group, have set fire to more than seven company buses to protest a reportedly large round of looming layoffs and not being paid their salaries for months. Spokesperson for Mecca’s Civil Defense Maj. Nayef al-Sharif said late Saturday that fire fighters put […]
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Saudi Binladin Group employees set fire to buses in protest

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 19:30

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Employees at giant construction firm, the Saudi Binladin Group, have set fire to more than seven company buses to protest a reportedly large round of looming layoffs and not being paid their salaries for months. Spokesperson for Mecca’s Civil Defense Maj. Nayef al-Sharif said late Saturday that fire fighters put […]
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Kate’s new photos of Princess Charlotte mark 1st birthday

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 18:55

LONDON (AP) — Kensington Palace officials have released new photos of Princess Charlotte ahead of her first birthday. The daughter of Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge turns one-year-old on Monday. A palace statement said Sunday the photos were taken by the Duchess in April at their country home. It says William and Kate […]
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Kate’s new photos of Princess Charlotte mark 1st birthday

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 18:55

LONDON (AP) — Kensington Palace officials have released new photos of Princess Charlotte ahead of her first birthday. The daughter of Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge turns one-year-old on Monday. A palace statement said Sunday the photos were taken by the Duchess in April at their country home. It says William and Kate […]
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Schumer: Probe billboards using phone data to track shoppers

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 18:38

NEW YORK (AP) — An outdoor advertising company that owns thousands of billboards across the country, including in Times Square, and around the world, is using mobile photo data to learn about people who are passing their displays in order to cater ads to specific consumers, and U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer wants federal officials to […]
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Schumer: Probe billboards using phone data to track shoppers

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 18:38

NEW YORK (AP) — An outdoor advertising company that owns thousands of billboards across the country, including in Times Square, and around the world, is using mobile photo data to learn about people who are passing their displays in order to cater ads to specific consumers, and U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer wants federal officials to […]
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Iraq says oil exports, revenues increase in April

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 18:35

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq says April crude oil exports have increased by 2.3 percent from the previous month, filling cash-strapped coffers amid an acute economic crisis. Oil Ministry spokesman Assem Jihad, said Sunday that daily oil exports averaged 3.364 million barrels last month, worth $3.343 billion. March exports stood at 3.286 million barrels per day, […]
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Iraq says oil exports, revenues increase in April

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 18:35

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq says April crude oil exports have increased by 2.3 percent from the previous month, filling cash-strapped coffers amid an acute economic crisis. Oil Ministry spokesman Assem Jihad, said Sunday that daily oil exports averaged 3.364 million barrels last month, worth $3.343 billion. March exports stood at 3.286 million barrels per day, […]
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Would you watch the world Bern?

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 18:04

“And now, the end is near, and so I face the final curtain.” Those are, of course, the opening lyrics to Frank Sinatra’s immortal recording of “My Way.” They are also a succinct description of the state of Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign. Last week, the candidate announced he was laying off hundreds of staff members […]
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Would you watch the world Bern?

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 18:04

“And now, the end is near, and so I face the final curtain.” Those are, of course, the opening lyrics to Frank Sinatra’s immortal recording of “My Way.” They are also a succinct description of the state of Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign. Last week, the candidate announced he was laying off hundreds of staff members […]
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