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Convicted ex-NY state Senate leader seeks new trial

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 20:30

NEW YORK (AP) — Ex-New York state Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son are seeking a new trial six weeks after they were convicted of federal corruption charges. They were convicted of bribery, extortion and conspiracy charges on Dec. 11. Prosecutors said the Long Island Republican used his influence to arrange payments and […]

Convicted ex-NY state Senate leader seeks new trial

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 20:28
NEW YORK (AP) — Ex-New York state Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son are seeking a new trial six weeks after they were convicted of federal corruption charges.

P&G tops 2Q profit forecasts

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 20:23

CINCINNATI (AP) — Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) on Tuesday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings of $3.21 billion. The Cincinnati-based company said it had profit of $1.12 per share. Earnings, adjusted to account for discontinued operations, were $1.04 per share. The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of 11 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment […]
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P&G tops 2Q profit forecasts

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 20:23

CINCINNATI (AP) — Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) on Tuesday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings of $3.21 billion. The Cincinnati-based company said it had profit of $1.12 per share. Earnings, adjusted to account for discontinued operations, were $1.04 per share. The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of 11 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment […]
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P&G tops 2Q profit forecasts

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 20:23

CINCINNATI (AP) — Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) on Tuesday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings of $3.21 billion. The Cincinnati-based company said it had profit of $1.12 per share. Earnings, adjusted to account for discontinued operations, were $1.04 per share. The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of 11 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment […]

Johnson & Johnson beats 4Q profit forecasts

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 20:20

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $3.22 billion. The New Brunswick, New Jersey-based company said it had profit of $1.15 per share. Earnings, adjusted for restructuring costs and amortization costs, were $1.44 per share. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of 12 […]
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Johnson & Johnson beats 4Q profit forecasts

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 20:20

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $3.22 billion. The New Brunswick, New Jersey-based company said it had profit of $1.15 per share. Earnings, adjusted for restructuring costs and amortization costs, were $1.44 per share. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of 12 […]
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Johnson & Johnson beats 4Q profit forecasts

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 20:20

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $3.22 billion. The New Brunswick, New Jersey-based company said it had profit of $1.15 per share. Earnings, adjusted for restructuring costs and amortization costs, were $1.44 per share. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of 12 […]

Our Man in Iowa: Early Signs of a Big Turnout for Republicans

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 20:18
We sent our reporter Trip Gabriel to live in Iowa. Here’s what he’s watching for as the caucuses near.









Trump nabs endorsements from Jerry Falwell Jr., Sheriff Joe Arpaio

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 20:17

Donald Trump picked up two big endorsements Tuesday, from prominent evangelical Jerry Falwell Jr. and Joe Arpaio, the Arizona-based sheriff ...

       

Revolutionary War treasure unearthed by N.J. church

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 20:15

Church elders took some extraordinary measures in trying times. Now there's proof.

       

New York City’s Pension System in Danger of ‘Operational Failure,’ Report Says

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 20:12
The bureau managing the city’s retirement funds has not kept up with the times and lacks basic tools to identify risk, according to an independent report commissioned by the city comptroller’s office.









Anti-abortion filmmakers face charges

BBC World News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 20:08
A Texas grand jury clears Planned Parenthood of misconduct over secretly filmed videos - and instead charges filmmakers who tried to discredit it.
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Doomsday Clock: 'Three minutes' left until the apocalypse

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 20:06

"Unless we change the way we think, humanity remains in serious danger."

       

Obama to propose expanding retirement plans

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 20:06

Proposed changes could help 30 million more Americans have access to retirement savings, White House says.

       

Naval Medical Center San Diego on lockdown after gunshots reported

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 20:04

Authorities respond to an active shooter report.

       

Walmart, beverage-makers announce water donations for Flint

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 20:04

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Walmart and several global beverage-makers have pledged to deliver about 175 truckloads of bottled water to Flint as the Michigan city deals with a public health emergency caused by lead-tainted water. The retail giant, along with Coca-Cola, PepsiCo and Nestle, announced Tuesday the collective donation will include up to 6.5 million […]
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Walmart, beverage-makers announce water donations for Flint

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 20:04

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Walmart and several global beverage-makers have pledged to deliver about 175 truckloads of bottled water to Flint as the Michigan city deals with a public health emergency caused by lead-tainted water. The retail giant, along with Coca-Cola, PepsiCo and Nestle, announced Tuesday the collective donation will include up to 6.5 million […]
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Walmart, beverage-makers announce water donations for Flint

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 20:04

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Walmart and several global beverage-makers have pledged to deliver about 175 truckloads of bottled water to Flint as the Michigan city deals with a public health emergency caused by lead-tainted water. The retail giant, along with Coca-Cola, PepsiCo and Nestle, announced Tuesday the collective donation will include up to 6.5 million […]

Task Force: Doctors should screen all adults for depression

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 20:02

Primary care physicians should screen all adults for depression, a task force says.