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UN chief: Leaders must stop conflicts that drive aid crises

NBA - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 00:05

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says over 80 percent of humanitarian funding requested by the United Nations is going toward life-saving needs in a growing number of conflicts, and urgent action is needed to shift from perpetual crisis management to conflict prevention and solutions. The U.N. chief calls for “far greater global leadership” […]
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UN chief: Leaders must stop conflicts that drive aid crises

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 00:05

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says over 80 percent of humanitarian funding requested by the United Nations is going toward life-saving needs in a growing number of conflicts, and urgent action is needed to shift from perpetual crisis management to conflict prevention and solutions. The U.N. chief calls for “far greater global leadership” […]
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A look at Obama’s final budget proposal for 2017

NBA - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 00:04

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama proposed a record $4.1 trillion budget on Tuesday. Here’s a look at each agency and department: __ AGRICULTURE Up or down? Down 5.3 percent Most Read StoriesSeahawks' Marshawn Lynch announces retirement in his own, unique fashionBlack Sabbath calls it a night at the Tacoma Dome — for goodSeahawks' Russell […]
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A look at Obama’s final budget proposal for 2017

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 00:04

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama proposed a record $4.1 trillion budget on Tuesday. Here’s a look at each agency and department: __ AGRICULTURE Up or down? Down 5.3 percent Most Read StoriesSeahawks' Marshawn Lynch announces retirement in his own, unique fashionBlack Sabbath calls it a night at the Tacoma Dome — for goodSeahawks' Russell […]
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Photos of the Day: Feb. 9, 2016

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 23:52

Explore the news of the day with these images from around the world.
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Photos of the Day: Feb. 9, 2016

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 23:52

Explore the news of the day with these images from around the world.
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Ikea recalls ceiling lamps for risk of falling glass shades

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 23:50

HELSINKI (AP) — Swedish furniture retailer Ikea is recalling two types of ceiling lamps because of a risk that the glass shades might fall and injure people. The company says that after receiving complaints from customers that the shades of some “Lock” and “Hyby” lamps had fallen and caused injuries, it’s urging all buyers of […]
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Ikea recalls ceiling lamps for risk of falling glass shades

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 23:50

HELSINKI (AP) — Swedish furniture retailer Ikea is recalling two types of ceiling lamps because of a risk that the glass shades might fall and injure people. The company says that after receiving complaints from customers that the shades of some “Lock” and “Hyby” lamps had fallen and caused injuries, it’s urging all buyers of […]
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Man who served 20 years for murder he didn’t commit gets $6M

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 23:16

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A man who served more than 20 years in prison for a murder he did not commit has been awarded $6 million by the state of Connecticut. Miguel Roman was released from prison in 2008 after DNA tests pointed to another man in the 1988 slaying of a 17-year-old girl in […]
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Man who served 20 years for murder he didn’t commit gets $6M

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 23:16

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A man who served more than 20 years in prison for a murder he did not commit has been awarded $6 million by the state of Connecticut. Miguel Roman was released from prison in 2008 after DNA tests pointed to another man in the 1988 slaying of a 17-year-old girl in […]
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US wholesale businesses trim stockpiles in December

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 23:10

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. wholesale businesses cut their stockpiles and registered lower sales for the third straight month in December. The Commerce Department says wholesale inventories fell 0.1 percent in December after dropping 0.4 percent in November. Sales fell 0.3 percent in December after sliding 1.3 percent in November. Falling inventories are a drag on […]
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US wholesale businesses trim stockpiles in December

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 23:10

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. wholesale businesses cut their stockpiles and registered lower sales for the third straight month in December. The Commerce Department says wholesale inventories fell 0.1 percent in December after dropping 0.4 percent in November. Sales fell 0.3 percent in December after sliding 1.3 percent in November. Falling inventories are a drag on […]
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CEO reassures Deutsche Bank is ‘rock-solid’ as shares sink

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 23:09

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Deutsche Bank co-CEO John Cryan is reassuring employees and the markets that Germany’s largest lender remains “rock-solid” even though its shares have taken a beating. The bank’s shares have suffered in the days since it reported a 6.8 billion euro ($7.5 billion) loss for last year. Losses reported by competitor Credit […]
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CEO reassures Deutsche Bank is ‘rock-solid’ as shares sink

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 23:09

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Deutsche Bank co-CEO John Cryan is reassuring employees and the markets that Germany’s largest lender remains “rock-solid” even though its shares have taken a beating. The bank’s shares have suffered in the days since it reported a 6.8 billion euro ($7.5 billion) loss for last year. Losses reported by competitor Credit […]
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On a Central District corner, intoxication and inspiration cohabitate

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 23:00

Uncle Ike’s pot store and Unity on Union recovery bookstore negotiate being neighbors.
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Tuesday TV Picks: ‘Finding Your Roots’ looks at celebrities’ military ties

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 23:00

Also airing Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016: “NCIS” on CBS and “New Girl” on Fox.
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Husband leaves house all day, goes drinking whenever they visit his family

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 23:00

Now we have a baby and the last two times we visited his family, he got so drunk every night that I can barely talk about those visits without crying.
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Making delicious caramel sauce at home is easy

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 23:00

This tasty sweet sauce is good on almost any dessert.
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On a Central District corner, intoxication and inspiration cohabitate

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 23:00

Uncle Ike’s pot store and Unity on Union recovery bookstore negotiate being neighbors.
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Tuesday TV Picks: ‘Finding Your Roots’ looks at celebrities’ military ties

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 23:00

Also airing Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016: “NCIS” on CBS and “New Girl” on Fox.
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