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Fugitive real estate heir to have change-of-plea hearing

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:46

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A fugitive New York real estate heir held in Louisiana on a weapons charge has a court date for a plea agreement that will let him return to Los Angeles to face a murder charge. Court filings show U.S. District Judge Kurt Engelhardt has scheduled Robert Durst’s re-arraignment for Wednesday morning […]
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Fugitive real estate heir to have change-of-plea hearing

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:46

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A fugitive New York real estate heir held in Louisiana on a weapons charge has a court date for a plea agreement that will let him return to Los Angeles to face a murder charge. Court filings show U.S. District Judge Kurt Engelhardt has scheduled Robert Durst’s re-arraignment for Wednesday morning […]
Categories: Sports Center

Fugitive real estate heir to have change-of-plea hearing

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:46

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A fugitive New York real estate heir held in Louisiana on a weapons charge has a court date for a plea agreement that will let him return to Los Angeles to face a murder charge. Court filings show U.S. District Judge Kurt Engelhardt has scheduled Robert Durst’s re-arraignment for Wednesday morning […]

Water officials vote to extend California drought emergency

NBA - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:43

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — State water regulators voted to extend emergency conservation measures because of a drought, even though an increase in rain and snow this winter has improved California’s snowpack. But with the drought still severe, conservations efforts fell off in December. Officials said Tuesday that residents used 18 percent less water than in […]
Categories: Sports Center

Water officials vote to extend California drought emergency

NBA - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:43

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — State water regulators voted to extend emergency conservation measures because of a drought, even though an increase in rain and snow this winter has improved California’s snowpack. But with the drought still severe, conservations efforts fell off in December. Officials said Tuesday that residents used 18 percent less water than in […]
Categories: Sports Center

Water officials vote to extend California drought emergency

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:43

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — State water regulators voted to extend emergency conservation measures because of a drought, even though an increase in rain and snow this winter has improved California’s snowpack. But with the drought still severe, conservations efforts fell off in December. Officials said Tuesday that residents used 18 percent less water than in […]
Categories: Sports Center

Water officials vote to extend California drought emergency

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:43

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — State water regulators voted to extend emergency conservation measures because of a drought, even though an increase in rain and snow this winter has improved California’s snowpack. But with the drought still severe, conservations efforts fell off in December. Officials said Tuesday that residents used 18 percent less water than in […]
Categories: Sports Center

Water officials vote to extend California drought emergency

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:43

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — State water regulators voted to extend emergency conservation measures because of a drought, even though an increase in rain and snow this winter has improved California’s snowpack. But with the drought still severe, conservations efforts fell off in December. Officials said Tuesday that residents used 18 percent less water than in […]

California firm sued over gas leak

BBC World News - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:42
California Attorney General Kamala Harris files a lawsuit against SoCal, the company responsible for a huge gas leak near Los Angeles.
Categories: BBC World News

Syngenta Board Seeks Approval of ChemChina’s $43 Billion Offer

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:42
The transaction would be the largest acquisition of a foreign company by a Chinese firm and the latest in a string of deals by ChemChina.









Eurozone economy ‘losing steam’ at start of year

NBA - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:41

LONDON (AP) — A closely watched survey shows that the economy of the 19-country eurozone is losing a bit of steam. Financial information company Markit says its purchasing managers’ index — a broad gauge of activity across both the manufacturing and services sectors — fell to a four-month low of 53.6 points in January from […]
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Eurozone economy ‘losing steam’ at start of year

NBA - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:41

LONDON (AP) — A closely watched survey shows that the economy of the 19-country eurozone is losing a bit of steam. Financial information company Markit says its purchasing managers’ index — a broad gauge of activity across both the manufacturing and services sectors — fell to a four-month low of 53.6 points in January from […]
Categories: Sports Center

Eurozone economy ‘losing steam’ at start of year

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:41

LONDON (AP) — A closely watched survey shows that the economy of the 19-country eurozone is losing a bit of steam. Financial information company Markit says its purchasing managers’ index — a broad gauge of activity across both the manufacturing and services sectors — fell to a four-month low of 53.6 points in January from […]
Categories: Sports Center

Eurozone economy ‘losing steam’ at start of year

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:41

LONDON (AP) — A closely watched survey shows that the economy of the 19-country eurozone is losing a bit of steam. Financial information company Markit says its purchasing managers’ index — a broad gauge of activity across both the manufacturing and services sectors — fell to a four-month low of 53.6 points in January from […]
Categories: Sports Center

Eurozone economy ‘losing steam’ at start of year

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:41

LONDON (AP) — A closely watched survey shows that the economy of the 19-country eurozone is losing a bit of steam. Financial information company Markit says its purchasing managers’ index — a broad gauge of activity across both the manufacturing and services sectors — fell to a four-month low of 53.6 points in January from […]

Glitter, feathers, paint: New Orleans preps for Mardi Gras

NBA - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:40

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — It’s glitter season in New Orleans. A time for feathers, paper mache, sequins, paint, bailing wire, bones, and just about any other item that can be used for decoration. Across garages, kitchen tables and warehouses, residents are feverishly sewing elaborate costumes, painting floats and decorating custom throws. Outside of New Orleans, […]
Categories: Sports Center

Glitter, feathers, paint: New Orleans preps for Mardi Gras

NBA - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:40

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — It’s glitter season in New Orleans. A time for feathers, paper mache, sequins, paint, bailing wire, bones, and just about any other item that can be used for decoration. Across garages, kitchen tables and warehouses, residents are feverishly sewing elaborate costumes, painting floats and decorating custom throws. Outside of New Orleans, […]
Categories: Sports Center

Glitter, feathers, paint: New Orleans preps for Mardi Gras

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:40

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — It’s glitter season in New Orleans. A time for feathers, paper mache, sequins, paint, bailing wire, bones, and just about any other item that can be used for decoration. Across garages, kitchen tables and warehouses, residents are feverishly sewing elaborate costumes, painting floats and decorating custom throws. Outside of New Orleans, […]
Categories: Sports Center

Glitter, feathers, paint: New Orleans preps for Mardi Gras

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:40

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — It’s glitter season in New Orleans. A time for feathers, paper mache, sequins, paint, bailing wire, bones, and just about any other item that can be used for decoration. Across garages, kitchen tables and warehouses, residents are feverishly sewing elaborate costumes, painting floats and decorating custom throws. Outside of New Orleans, […]
Categories: Sports Center

Glitter, feathers, paint: New Orleans preps for Mardi Gras

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:40

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — It’s glitter season in New Orleans. A time for feathers, paper mache, sequins, paint, bailing wire, bones, and just about any other item that can be used for decoration. Across garages, kitchen tables and warehouses, residents are feverishly sewing elaborate costumes, painting floats and decorating custom throws. Outside of New Orleans, […]