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Ex-FLDS official felt wrath after turning on Warren Jeffs

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:19

Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is accused of constitutional violations.

       

Huckabee: Caucus risks being bought by 'uber wealthy'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:18

DES MOINES — The Iowa caucuses run the risk of being hijacked by the "uber wealthy," former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee said Wednesday i...

       

Hope Solo of Seattle Reign FC is among 20 women on U.S. soccer roster for Olympic qualifying tournament

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:16

World Cup champions Hope Solo, Carli Lloyd and Alex Morgan headline the 20-player roster announced by U.S. women’s coach Jill Ellis for next month’s Olympic qualification tournament.
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Hope Solo of Seattle Reign FC is among 20 women on U.S. soccer roster for Olympic qualifying tournament

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:16

World Cup champions Hope Solo, Carli Lloyd and Alex Morgan headline the 20-player roster announced by U.S. women’s coach Jill Ellis for next month’s Olympic qualification tournament.
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Hope Solo of Seattle Reign FC is among 20 women on U.S. soccer roster for Olympic qualifying tournament

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:16

World Cup champions Hope Solo, Carli Lloyd and Alex Morgan headline the 20-player roster announced by U.S. women’s coach Jill Ellis for next month’s Olympic qualification tournament.

Loose Carolina doesn’t plan to change tempo now

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:11

Coach Ron Rivera, who won a Super Bowl as a Chicago Bear in 1985, said he is encouraging his team to enjoy the moment, but remember why they are at Super Bowl 50: to win.
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Loose Carolina doesn’t plan to change tempo now

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:11

Coach Ron Rivera, who won a Super Bowl as a Chicago Bear in 1985, said he is encouraging his team to enjoy the moment, but remember why they are at Super Bowl 50: to win.
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Loose Carolina doesn’t plan to change tempo now

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:11

Coach Ron Rivera, who won a Super Bowl as a Chicago Bear in 1985, said he is encouraging his team to enjoy the moment, but remember why they are at Super Bowl 50: to win.

Sanders says no tragedy if he loses Iowa; he can still win

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:08

Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. speaks during a news conference after a stop at the United Steelworkers Local 310L union hall, Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said Tuesday his bid for the Democratic presidential nomination would succeed even if he fails to prevail in the Feb. 1 Iowa caucuses, saying in an interview with The Associated Press he was prepared to go the distance against front-runner Hillary Clinton.


Air regulators sue SoCal Gas over monthslong well leak

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:07

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Air regulators have sued the Southern California Gas Co. over a monthslong leak that’s blamed for sickening Los Angeles residents and prompting thousands to evacuate. The South Coast Air Quality Management District sued the utility on Tuesday for creating a public nuisance. It alleges negligence causing injury and seeks civil penalties […]
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Air regulators sue SoCal Gas over monthslong well leak

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:07

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Air regulators have sued the Southern California Gas Co. over a monthslong leak that’s blamed for sickening Los Angeles residents and prompting thousands to evacuate. The South Coast Air Quality Management District sued the utility on Tuesday for creating a public nuisance. It alleges negligence causing injury and seeks civil penalties […]
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Air regulators sue SoCal Gas over monthslong well leak

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:07

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Air regulators have sued the Southern California Gas Co. over a monthslong leak that’s blamed for sickening Los Angeles residents and prompting thousands to evacuate. The South Coast Air Quality Management District sued the utility on Tuesday for creating a public nuisance. It alleges negligence causing injury and seeks civil penalties […]

Danish hospital says Zika virus discovered

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:06

The Aarhus University Hospital said the patient ran a fever, had a headache and muscle aches and was discovered as having the virus on Tuesd...

       

Bernie Sanders says no to unsanctioned debate

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:04

Hillary Clinton urges Sanders to reconsider, even as DNC sticks to its 'sanctioned' debate schedule.

       

Authorities: Shots fired during arrest of leader of armed Oregon group. 1 dead

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:03

BURNS, Ore. (AP) — Authorities: Shots fired during arrest of leader of armed Oregon group. 1 dead.
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Authorities: Shots fired during arrest of leader of armed Oregon group. 1 dead

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:03

BURNS, Ore. (AP) — Authorities: Shots fired during arrest of leader of armed Oregon group. 1 dead.
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Authorities: Shots fired during arrest of leader of armed Oregon group. 1 dead

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:03

BURNS, Ore. (AP) — Authorities: Shots fired during arrest of leader of armed Oregon group. 1 dead.

Authorities: Shots fired during arrest of leader of armed Oregon group. 1 dead

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:02
BURNS, Ore. (AP) — Authorities: Shots fired during arrest of leader of armed Oregon group. 1 dead.

February snow could dig into sky-high U.S. fuel inventories

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:00
By Luc Cohen NEW YORK (Reuters) - The blizzard that battered the U.S. East Coast over the weekend may be just a taste of what is to come, as February is usually the snowiest month and is likely to be snowier this year because of the El Nino weather phenomenon, weather experts say. The historic storm paralyzed much of the heavily populated East Coast and snowy gridlock closed government and businesses in Washington for 2-1/2 days. More snow heading into February, beginning with flurries expected in some parts of the northeast on Thursday and Friday, could boost demand for home heating fuels and begin to dig into inventories as storm-related disruptions keep people at home.

Federal government in Washington will open three hours late Wednesday

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 10:59
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal government offices in the Washington area will open three hours late on Wednesday as the region digs out from a blizzard over the weekend, the U.S. Office of Personnel Management said on Tuesday. Federal offices were closed in Washington on Monday and Tuesday after some two feet (60 cm) of snow blanketed the metropolitan area. (Reporting by Eric Beech; Editing by Sandra Maler)