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Bolt gets a whack from a cameraman after winning gold in 200

Seattle Seahawks - 8 hours 7 sec ago
BEIJING (AP) — Turns out, only a man on wheels can take down Usain Bolt. Shortly after the Jamaican great won a fourth 200-meter title and a 10th gold overall at the world championships, a cameraman on a two-wheel vehicle banged into Bolt from behind. Suddenly, the Olympic champion was down on his back, flipping […]
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‘Fire hazard’ home burns as couple signs deed to buy it

NBA - 8 hours 1 min ago
MEYERSDALE, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania couple who bought a neighboring vacant house because they feared it was a fire hazard was right: It caught fire while they were at the county courthouse signing the deed. The (Somerset) Daily American (http://bit.ly/1KOm9FS ) reports that Bradley and Penny Mason bought the house in Meyersdale intending […]
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‘Fire hazard’ home burns as couple signs deed to buy it

Seattle Seahawks - 8 hours 1 min ago
MEYERSDALE, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania couple who bought a neighboring vacant house because they feared it was a fire hazard was right: It caught fire while they were at the county courthouse signing the deed. The (Somerset) Daily American (http://bit.ly/1KOm9FS ) reports that Bradley and Penny Mason bought the house in Meyersdale intending […]
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Ukraine reaches debt-relief deal with creditors

NBA - 8 hours 1 min ago
MOSCOW  — The Ukrainian government said Thursday it has reached a deal with its international bondholders to lighten its public debt burden, a crucial move that will help the country avoid default as it tries to cope with the devastating costs of war. As part of the deal, investors who own Ukraine’s bonds will write […]
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Ukraine reaches debt-relief deal with creditors

Seattle Seahawks - 8 hours 1 min ago
MOSCOW  — The Ukrainian government said Thursday it has reached a deal with its international bondholders to lighten its public debt burden, a crucial move that will help the country avoid default as it tries to cope with the devastating costs of war. As part of the deal, investors who own Ukraine’s bonds will write […]
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Average US rate on 30-year mortgage drops to 3.84 percent

NBA - 8 hours 2 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates dropped this week to their lowest levels since May, in a week marked by turmoil in global markets that was stoked by economic developments in China. Mortgage giant Freddie Mac says the average rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell to 3.84 percent from 3.93 percent a […]
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Average US rate on 30-year mortgage drops to 3.84 percent

Seattle Seahawks - 8 hours 2 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates dropped this week to their lowest levels since May, in a week marked by turmoil in global markets that was stoked by economic developments in China. Mortgage giant Freddie Mac says the average rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell to 3.84 percent from 3.93 percent a […]
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IAEA reports Iran broadly complying with nuclear accords

NBA - 8 hours 5 min ago
WASHINGTON — The International Atomic Energy Agency reports that Iran is broadly complying with agreements on curtailing its nuclear program in its first update since last month’s deal between Tehran and world powers. The IAEA says Iran’s level of uranium enrichment, nuclear research and development and other activity is in line with its declarations. The […]
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IAEA reports Iran broadly complying with nuclear accords

Seattle Seahawks - 8 hours 5 min ago
WASHINGTON — The International Atomic Energy Agency reports that Iran is broadly complying with agreements on curtailing its nuclear program in its first update since last month’s deal between Tehran and world powers. The IAEA says Iran’s level of uranium enrichment, nuclear research and development and other activity is in line with its declarations. The […]
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Hungary sees record number of migrants: Over 3,200 in 1 day

NBA - 8 hours 7 min ago
ROSZKE, Hungary  — Record numbers of migrants are arriving in Hungary across its southern border with Serbia, many of them carrying babies, marching down train tracks and crawling under spools of razor wire. Police said they detained 3,241 migrants on Wednesday, over 700 more than a day earlier and the highest number so far. Many […]
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Hungary sees record number of migrants: Over 3,200 in 1 day

Seattle Seahawks - 8 hours 7 min ago
ROSZKE, Hungary  — Record numbers of migrants are arriving in Hungary across its southern border with Serbia, many of them carrying babies, marching down train tracks and crawling under spools of razor wire. Police said they detained 3,241 migrants on Wednesday, over 700 more than a day earlier and the highest number so far. Many […]
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Obama says New Orleans is ‘moving forward’ after hurricane

NBA - 8 hours 8 min ago
WASHINGTON — President Obama says New Orleans is “moving forward” a decade after Hurricane Katrina dealt it a devastating blow, and has become an example of what can happen when people rally around each other to build a better future out of the despair of tragedy. Obama was marking the storm’s 10th anniversary by meeting […]
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Obama says New Orleans is ‘moving forward’ after hurricane

Seattle Seahawks - 8 hours 8 min ago
WASHINGTON — President Obama says New Orleans is “moving forward” a decade after Hurricane Katrina dealt it a devastating blow, and has become an example of what can happen when people rally around each other to build a better future out of the despair of tragedy. Obama was marking the storm’s 10th anniversary by meeting […]
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US pending home sales rose modestly in July

NBA - 8 hours 9 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Slightly more Americans signed contracts to buy homes in July, as pending sales edged up after dipping in June. The National Association of Realtors said Thursday that its seasonally adjusted pending home sales index rose 0.5 percent to 110.9 last month. This marks a slight recovery from June, when the index fell […]
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US pending home sales rose modestly in July

Seattle Seahawks - 8 hours 9 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Slightly more Americans signed contracts to buy homes in July, as pending sales edged up after dipping in June. The National Association of Realtors said Thursday that its seasonally adjusted pending home sales index rose 0.5 percent to 110.9 last month. This marks a slight recovery from June, when the index fell […]
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Trump dumps insults on questioners, insists on control

NBA - 8 hours 9 min ago
WASHINGTON — For Donald Trump, the joy of the insult seems as compelling as the art of the deal. Whether his challengers are fellow presidential candidates, the press or others, they are, according to Trump: incompetent, weak, pathetic, disgusting, idiots or the like. He described Democratic presidential contender Martin O’Malley, for example, as acting “like […]
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Trump dumps insults on questioners, insists on control

Seattle Seahawks - 8 hours 9 min ago
WASHINGTON — For Donald Trump, the joy of the insult seems as compelling as the art of the deal. Whether his challengers are fellow presidential candidates, the press or others, they are, according to Trump: incompetent, weak, pathetic, disgusting, idiots or the like. He described Democratic presidential contender Martin O’Malley, for example, as acting “like […]
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China jails 45 on terror-related charges in Xinjiang region

NBA - 8 hours 10 min ago
BEIJING — Chinese courts in the restive, western region of Xinjiang have jailed 45 people on terrorism-related charges, including 18 convicted of organizing illegal border crossings, state-run media reported Thursday. Among them were at least eight people — most likely minority Uighur Muslims — who were sentenced to prison terms on charges of trying to […]
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China jails 45 on terror-related charges in Xinjiang region

Seattle Seahawks - 8 hours 10 min ago
BEIJING — Chinese courts in the restive, western region of Xinjiang have jailed 45 people on terrorism-related charges, including 18 convicted of organizing illegal border crossings, state-run media reported Thursday. Among them were at least eight people — most likely minority Uighur Muslims — who were sentenced to prison terms on charges of trying to […]
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China detains 11 over deadly warehouse explosion

NBA - 8 hours 10 min ago
BEIJING — Chinese prosecutors have detained 11 government officials and company executives over a massive warehouse explosion that killed at least 145 people in the country’s worst industrial disaster in recent years. A notice on the national prosecutor’s website said Thursday they included current and retired officials in the port city of Tianjin, along with […]
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