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Global stocks lower amid wait for central bank decisions

NBA - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 16:26

TOKYO (AP) — Global stocks fell across the board Monday ahead of policy decisions by the U.S. Federal Reserve and the Bank of Japan, and major earnings reports and economic data from Japan and China expected later in the week. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC 40 slipped 0.1 percent to 4,531.32 in early trading, while Germany’s […]
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Global stocks lower amid wait for central bank decisions

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 16:26

TOKYO (AP) — Global stocks fell across the board Monday ahead of policy decisions by the U.S. Federal Reserve and the Bank of Japan, and major earnings reports and economic data from Japan and China expected later in the week. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC 40 slipped 0.1 percent to 4,531.32 in early trading, while Germany’s […]
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Police deployed across Egypt’s capital ahead of protests

NBA - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 16:18

CAIRO (AP) — Thousands of police are deployed across the Egyptian capital in anticipation of demonstrations to protest the government’s decision to surrender control of two strategic Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia. Riot police backed by armored vehicles were deployed Monday at Cairo’s Tahrir square, the epicenter of Egypt’s 2011 uprising, as well as […]
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Police deployed across Egypt’s capital ahead of protests

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 16:18

CAIRO (AP) — Thousands of police are deployed across the Egyptian capital in anticipation of demonstrations to protest the government’s decision to surrender control of two strategic Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia. Riot police backed by armored vehicles were deployed Monday at Cairo’s Tahrir square, the epicenter of Egypt’s 2011 uprising, as well as […]
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Former Husky star Isaiah Thomas steps up in playoff game, but his kids steal the show

WA Huskies - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 16:03

Isaiah Thomas' sons think very highly of him after the former Husky star put on a show in an NBA playoff game.
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Former Husky star Isaiah Thomas steps up in playoff game, but his kids steal the show

NBA - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 16:03

Isaiah Thomas' sons think very highly of him after the former Husky star put on a show in an NBA playoff game.
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Former Husky star Isaiah Thomas steps up in playoff game, but his kids steal the show

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 16:03

Isaiah Thomas' sons think very highly of him after the former Husky star put on a show in an NBA playoff game.
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Delegate math: How Tuesday could close door on Sanders bid

NBA - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 16:01

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton can’t win enough delegates on Tuesday to officially knock Bernie Sanders out of the presidential race, but she can erase any lingering honest doubts about whether she’ll soon be the Democratic nominee. After her victory in New York this past week, Clinton has a lead over Sanders of more than […]
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Delegate math: How Tuesday could close door on Sanders bid

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 16:01

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton can’t win enough delegates on Tuesday to officially knock Bernie Sanders out of the presidential race, but she can erase any lingering honest doubts about whether she’ll soon be the Democratic nominee. After her victory in New York this past week, Clinton has a lead over Sanders of more than […]
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Afghan president calls on Pakistan to battle Taliban

NBA - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 16:00

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan’s president has called on Pakistan to battle the Taliban rather than try to bring them into peace talks. Ashraf Ghani made the remarks during an address to parliament on Monday, a week after a Taliban assault on the Afghan capital, Kabul, killed 64 people and wounded another 340. Afghan officials […]
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Afghan president calls on Pakistan to battle Taliban

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 16:00

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan’s president has called on Pakistan to battle the Taliban rather than try to bring them into peace talks. Ashraf Ghani made the remarks during an address to parliament on Monday, a week after a Taliban assault on the Afghan capital, Kabul, killed 64 people and wounded another 340. Afghan officials […]
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Critics of Trump in GOP Senate fact check his foreign policy

NBA - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 15:53

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate’s leading Republican voices on national security are assembling an indictment of Donald Trump’s worldview by soliciting rebuttals from U.S. military leaders that challenge the accuracy and legality of the GOP presidential front-runner’s most provocative foreign policy positions. Over the past few months, Sens. John McCain of Arizona and Lindsey Graham […]
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Critics of Trump in GOP Senate fact check his foreign policy

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 15:53

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate’s leading Republican voices on national security are assembling an indictment of Donald Trump’s worldview by soliciting rebuttals from U.S. military leaders that challenge the accuracy and legality of the GOP presidential front-runner’s most provocative foreign policy positions. Over the past few months, Sens. John McCain of Arizona and Lindsey Graham […]
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Bomb-hit Brussels subway station reopens a month on

NBA - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 15:53

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Brussels subway station where 16 people were killed by a suicide bomber has reopened just over a month after the attacks. Security remains high across the underground network, which was hit during the March 22 peak morning travel period. The opening of the Maelbeek station early Monday brought the Belgian capital’s […]
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Bomb-hit Brussels subway station reopens a month on

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 15:53

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Brussels subway station where 16 people were killed by a suicide bomber has reopened just over a month after the attacks. Security remains high across the underground network, which was hit during the March 22 peak morning travel period. The opening of the Maelbeek station early Monday brought the Belgian capital’s […]
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India revokes visa for Germany-based Uighur activist

NBA - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 15:46

NEW DELHI (AP) — India has revoked a visa given to a Germany-based ethnic Uighur activist to attend a conference at the headquarters of the Tibetan government-in-exile in northern India this month. Home Ministry spokesman K.S. Dhatwalia on Monday confirmed the cancellation of Dolkun Isa’s visa, but refused to say why. Isa told Indian TV […]
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India revokes visa for Germany-based Uighur activist

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 15:46

NEW DELHI (AP) — India has revoked a visa given to a Germany-based ethnic Uighur activist to attend a conference at the headquarters of the Tibetan government-in-exile in northern India this month. Home Ministry spokesman K.S. Dhatwalia on Monday confirmed the cancellation of Dolkun Isa’s visa, but refused to say why. Isa told Indian TV […]
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Cambodian Royal Turtle nearly extinct — less than 10 in wild

NBA - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 15:46

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia’s Royal Turtle is nearly extinct, with fewer than 10 left in the wild, because increased sand dredging and illegal clearance of flooded forest have shrunk its habitat, a conservationist group warned Monday. The New York-based Wildlife Conservation Society said in a statement that for several years the small remaining […]
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Cambodian Royal Turtle nearly extinct — less than 10 in wild

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 15:46

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia’s Royal Turtle is nearly extinct, with fewer than 10 left in the wild, because increased sand dredging and illegal clearance of flooded forest have shrunk its habitat, a conservationist group warned Monday. The New York-based Wildlife Conservation Society said in a statement that for several years the small remaining […]
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On campaign trail, Clinton finds comfort zone at churches

NBA - Mon, 04/25/2016 - 15:45

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Sunday mornings at Baptist churches fall right into Hillary Clinton’s comfort zone. “This is the day the Lord has made,” Clinton said recently at Grace Baptist Church in Mount Vernon, New York, as sunshine streamed through the stained-glass windows and hit the packed pews. “Being here at this church with these beautiful […]
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