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Tunisian Islamist party to separate religious, politics work

NBA - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 21:49

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia’s Islamist Ennahda party has voted to separate its political and religious work, part of the group’s effort to cast itself as a modern political party in line with the North African country’s secular heritage. The move at the party’s conference in the resort town of Hammamet on Monday comes as […]
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Tunisian Islamist party to separate religious, politics work

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 21:49

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia’s Islamist Ennahda party has voted to separate its political and religious work, part of the group’s effort to cast itself as a modern political party in line with the North African country’s secular heritage. The move at the party’s conference in the resort town of Hammamet on Monday comes as […]
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Tom Brady to appeal ‘Deflatgate’ suspension again

NBA - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 21:49

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Brady will appeal his four-game suspension by the NFL, seeking a second hearing before the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court. The decision by the New England Patriots quarterback was confirmed Monday by NFL Players Association spokesman George Atallah. If the appeal is denied by the full panel, Brady could try to […]
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Tom Brady to appeal ‘Deflatgate’ suspension again

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 21:49

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Brady will appeal his four-game suspension by the NFL, seeking a second hearing before the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court. The decision by the New England Patriots quarterback was confirmed Monday by NFL Players Association spokesman George Atallah. If the appeal is denied by the full panel, Brady could try to […]
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Massachusetts man runs for 10,000 consecutive days

NBA - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 21:45

SAUGUS, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man who made a resolution on Jan. 1, 1989, to run every day is still going strong — 27 years later. Saugus resident Lenworth “Kip” Williamson recently ran for the 10,000th consecutive day. The 57-year-old General Electric Co. engineering manager tells The Daily Item of Lynn (http://bit.ly/1XryHN2 ) that […]
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Massachusetts man runs for 10,000 consecutive days

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 21:45

SAUGUS, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man who made a resolution on Jan. 1, 1989, to run every day is still going strong — 27 years later. Saugus resident Lenworth “Kip” Williamson recently ran for the 10,000th consecutive day. The 57-year-old General Electric Co. engineering manager tells The Daily Item of Lynn (http://bit.ly/1XryHN2 ) that […]
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Connecticut police come to the rescue of a baby deer

NBA - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 21:29

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Police in Connecticut have come to the rescue of a baby deer whose mother died. Hartford police say a resident told them she found the fawn on the highway Sunday next to its mother, which had died after being hit by a car. The resident brought the fawn to the front […]
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Connecticut police come to the rescue of a baby deer

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 21:29

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Police in Connecticut have come to the rescue of a baby deer whose mother died. Hartford police say a resident told them she found the fawn on the highway Sunday next to its mother, which had died after being hit by a car. The resident brought the fawn to the front […]
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EU urges Congo authorities to redouble election efforts

NBA - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 21:22

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has urged authorities in Congo to breathe new life into the electoral process so that political chaos doesn’t undermine the chances for free, fair and inclusive polls. EU foreign ministers called Monday on authorities to draw up a new calendar for a vote currently scheduled for November and update […]
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EU urges Congo authorities to redouble election efforts

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 21:22

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has urged authorities in Congo to breathe new life into the electoral process so that political chaos doesn’t undermine the chances for free, fair and inclusive polls. EU foreign ministers called Monday on authorities to draw up a new calendar for a vote currently scheduled for November and update […]
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Turkey threatens to suspend agreements with EU

NBA - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 21:21

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she told Turkey’s president that Ankara must fulfill all the European Union’s conditions, including revisions to anti-terror laws, to secure visa-free travel for its citizens. Speaking after meeting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Istanbul on Monday, Merkel also expressed concern about a move to strip legislators […]
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Turkey threatens to suspend agreements with EU

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 21:21

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she told Turkey’s president that Ankara must fulfill all the European Union’s conditions, including revisions to anti-terror laws, to secure visa-free travel for its citizens. Speaking after meeting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Istanbul on Monday, Merkel also expressed concern about a move to strip legislators […]
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Police fatally shoot alleged Florida car burglar

NBA - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 21:20

HALLANDALE, Fla. (AP) — A police officer fatally shot a man who was trying to flee from authorities who were investigating reports of car burglaries in the South Florida community of Hallandale Beach, authorities said Monday. Police were called early Sunday after reports of possible car break-ins and a suspicious person looking into cars in […]
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Police fatally shoot alleged Florida car burglar

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 21:20

HALLANDALE, Fla. (AP) — A police officer fatally shot a man who was trying to flee from authorities who were investigating reports of car burglaries in the South Florida community of Hallandale Beach, authorities said Monday. Police were called early Sunday after reports of possible car break-ins and a suspicious person looking into cars in […]
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Woman, girl hospitalized after separate Florida shark attacks

NBA - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 21:10

Officials say an 11-year-old girl and a 50-year-old woman have been taken to hospitals after they were bitten by sharks at separate locations in Florida. Multiple news agencies report the first attack took place Saturday afternoon when the girl was swimming at Huguenot Memorial Park in Jacksonville. Family members tell news outlets that the girl […]
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Woman, girl hospitalized after separate Florida shark attacks

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 21:10

Officials say an 11-year-old girl and a 50-year-old woman have been taken to hospitals after they were bitten by sharks at separate locations in Florida. Multiple news agencies report the first attack took place Saturday afternoon when the girl was swimming at Huguenot Memorial Park in Jacksonville. Family members tell news outlets that the girl […]
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Israel: Palestinian killed after attempted police stabbing

NBA - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 20:54

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police say forces shot dead a Palestinian woman after she tried to stab a police officer at a West Bank checkpoint. Spokeswoman Luba Samri says on Monday the woman approached the checkpoint with a knife. An officer opened fire, killing the woman, who was not immediately identified. The incident was the […]
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Israel: Palestinian killed after attempted police stabbing

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 20:54

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police say forces shot dead a Palestinian woman after she tried to stab a police officer at a West Bank checkpoint. Spokeswoman Luba Samri says on Monday the woman approached the checkpoint with a knife. An officer opened fire, killing the woman, who was not immediately identified. The incident was the […]
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Boeing sells 100 planes worth $11.3B to Vietnam’s VietJet

NBA - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 20:51

NEW YORK (AP) — Boeing Co. is selling 100 aircraft worth about $11.3 billion at list prices to Vietnam’s VietJet as the airline seeks to expand its international and domestic flights. Aircraft in deals of this size are typically sold at a discount to list prices, however. Boeing Co. said Monday that the planes, all […]
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Boeing sells 100 planes worth $11.3B to Vietnam’s VietJet

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 20:51

NEW YORK (AP) — Boeing Co. is selling 100 aircraft worth about $11.3 billion at list prices to Vietnam’s VietJet as the airline seeks to expand its international and domestic flights. Aircraft in deals of this size are typically sold at a discount to list prices, however. Boeing Co. said Monday that the planes, all […]
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