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Va. Tech murder suspects left few clues to possible motives

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 17:20

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Less than a year ago, David Eisenhauer smiled confidently into a television news camera, discussing his athletic and academic aspirations for a weekly feature on high school athletes in the Baltimore area. “I make my personal goals achievable or just out of reach of achievable,” Eisenhauer said. “That way I’m always […]
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APNewsBreak: Body of Italian student found outside Cairo

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 17:15

CAIRO (AP) — The partially burned body of a missing Italian student was found by the side of a road on the outskirts of the Egyptian capital, a person with knowledge of the case told The Associated Press on Thursday. The body of Giulio Regeni was found Wednesday along the Cairo-Alexandria Road in the 6 […]
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APNewsBreak: Body of Italian student found outside Cairo

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 17:15

CAIRO (AP) — The partially burned body of a missing Italian student was found by the side of a road on the outskirts of the Egyptian capital, a person with knowledge of the case told The Associated Press on Thursday. The body of Giulio Regeni was found Wednesday along the Cairo-Alexandria Road in the 6 […]
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Celine Dion speaks for 1st time about late husband

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 17:14

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Celine Dion said her husband kept her grounded and protected her from the gritty business details of her superstar career. The singer, who spoke for the first time publicly since Rene Angelil died, paid tribute at a Wednesday night memorial at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. People gathered […]
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Celine Dion speaks for 1st time about late husband

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 17:14

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Celine Dion said her husband kept her grounded and protected her from the gritty business details of her superstar career. The singer, who spoke for the first time publicly since Rene Angelil died, paid tribute at a Wednesday night memorial at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. People gathered […]
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AstraZeneca predicts revenue drop as Crestor patent expires

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 16:59

LONDON (AP) — Anglo-Swedish drug firm AstraZeneca says revenue will decline this year as it loses patent exclusivity in the United States on its top selling anti-cholesterol drug Crestor. The company said Thursday that revenue and core earnings per share will decline by a “low to mid-single digit percentage” in 2016. But CEO Pascal Soriot […]
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AstraZeneca predicts revenue drop as Crestor patent expires

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 16:59

LONDON (AP) — Anglo-Swedish drug firm AstraZeneca says revenue will decline this year as it loses patent exclusivity in the United States on its top selling anti-cholesterol drug Crestor. The company said Thursday that revenue and core earnings per share will decline by a “low to mid-single digit percentage” in 2016. But CEO Pascal Soriot […]
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‘No slow motion needed’ on tame Pyeongchang downhill course

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 16:46

JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) — No super-steep gradients, no rock-hard ice, no death-defying speeds. It’s not what Christof Innerhofer had in mind for the downhill course for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics. The Italian skier prefers only the toughest challenges and the Jeongseon piste — the first downhill developed in South Korea — is much tamer […]
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‘No slow motion needed’ on tame Pyeongchang downhill course

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 16:46

JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) — No super-steep gradients, no rock-hard ice, no death-defying speeds. It’s not what Christof Innerhofer had in mind for the downhill course for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics. The Italian skier prefers only the toughest challenges and the Jeongseon piste — the first downhill developed in South Korea — is much tamer […]
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ECB’s Draghi: Don’t wait to act against low inflation

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 16:45

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — European Central Bank head Mario Draghi is warning of the economic dangers of not acting swiftly to deal with low inflation. Draghi said Thursday in a speech in Frankfurt, Germany that “the risks of acting too late outweigh the risks of acting too early.” Consumer price inflation across the 19-country eurozone […]
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ECB’s Draghi: Don’t wait to act against low inflation

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 16:45

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — European Central Bank head Mario Draghi is warning of the economic dangers of not acting swiftly to deal with low inflation. Draghi said Thursday in a speech in Frankfurt, Germany that “the risks of acting too late outweigh the risks of acting too early.” Consumer price inflation across the 19-country eurozone […]
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UW freshman Dejounte Murray nets 34 points in Huskies’ helter-skelter OT win over Arizona State

WA Huskies - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 16:25

Dejounte Murray scores career-high 34 points to lead Huskies who took over sole possession of second place in the Pac-12 standings.
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Postgame wrapup: Washington 95, Arizona State 83 OT

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 16:25

Dejounte Murray scores career-high 34 points to lead Huskies who took over sole possession of second place in the Pac-12 standings.
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Postgame wrapup: Washington 95, Arizona State 83 OT

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 16:25

Dejounte Murray scores career-high 34 points to lead Huskies who took over sole possession of second place in the Pac-12 standings.
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Viewer’s Guide: Clinton, Sanders look to break out at debate

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 16:23

WASHINGTON (AP) — The final face-to-face meeting between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders before the nation’s first presidential primary is all about finding a breakout moment. The debate Thursday night comes after Clinton scored a gossamer-thin victory in the Iowa caucuses. But a win is a win, and she wants it to stay that way […]
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Viewer’s Guide: Clinton, Sanders look to break out at debate

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 16:23

WASHINGTON (AP) — The final face-to-face meeting between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders before the nation’s first presidential primary is all about finding a breakout moment. The debate Thursday night comes after Clinton scored a gossamer-thin victory in the Iowa caucuses. But a win is a win, and she wants it to stay that way […]
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General says troop cuts would leave too few to train Afghans

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 16:21

WASHINGTON (AP) — The senior U.S. commander in Afghanistan says if the American troop level is cut to 5,500 as President Barack Obama has proposed, there will be too few left to train the still-fledgling Afghan security forces. Army Gen. John F. Campbell’s assessment underscores the risks of Obama’s longstanding goal of ending the war […]
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General says troop cuts would leave too few to train Afghans

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 16:21

WASHINGTON (AP) — The senior U.S. commander in Afghanistan says if the American troop level is cut to 5,500 as President Barack Obama has proposed, there will be too few left to train the still-fledgling Afghan security forces. Army Gen. John F. Campbell’s assessment underscores the risks of Obama’s longstanding goal of ending the war […]
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‘Gay conversion’ therapists find safe haven in Israel

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 16:19

JERUSALEM (AP) — A leading American Jewish group promoting therapy it said could turn gays to heterosexuals was ordered shut in December by a New Jersey court, amid growing efforts in the U.S. to curb the generally discredited practice. But therapists with ties to the shuttered group say they have found a haven for their […]
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‘Gay conversion’ therapists find safe haven in Israel

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 16:19

JERUSALEM (AP) — A leading American Jewish group promoting therapy it said could turn gays to heterosexuals was ordered shut in December by a New Jersey court, amid growing efforts in the U.S. to curb the generally discredited practice. But therapists with ties to the shuttered group say they have found a haven for their […]
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