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Italy fears disease will destroy its famous olive trees

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 15:00
The trees are succumbing to a bacterial outbreak that is sweeping across one of Italy’s most famous olive regions, as families that have manufactured olive oil for generations now fear ruin, even as officials in the rest of Europe fear a broader outbreak.
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Italy fears disease will destroy its famous olive trees

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 15:00
The trees are succumbing to a bacterial outbreak that is sweeping across one of Italy’s most famous olive regions, as families that have manufactured olive oil for generations now fear ruin, even as officials in the rest of Europe fear a broader outbreak.

Billionaire closes 97% of island's hotels for renovations

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:59

Oh, those billionaires and their crazy dreams.

       

What NTSB will analyze: Cellphone use to track signals

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:57

The safety board is likely to act quickly in reconstructing the events.

       

Five found shot dead in Arizona home

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:57
Five men and women were found shot dead in an Arizona home on Tuesday, the Arizona Daily Star newspaper reported. A visitor to the house saw a person inside with wounds and called the police in at around 6 p.m., Tucson Police Chief Roberto Villaseñor told the newspaper.

Wednesday's gossip column

BBC World News - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:54
Petr Cech in talks with Besiktas, Cristiano Ronaldo's Real future in doubt, Southampton target QPR's Austin plus more.
Categories: BBC World News

Japan firms recall 6.5 million cars

BBC World News - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:50
Japanese car giants Toyota and Nissan are recalling a total of 6.5 million cars around the world to replace potentially faulty airbag inflators made by Takata.
Categories: BBC World News

Obama's day: A Persian Gulf summit

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:40

President opens a summit with the six nations of the Gulf Cooperation Council.

       

Amtrak train derails, flips; cars torn apart, 5 people dead

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:35

Emergency personnel help a passenger at the scene of a train wreck, Tuesday, May 12, 2015, in Philadelphia. An Amtrak train headed to New York City derailed and crashed in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Joseph Kaczmarek)PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An Amtrak train headed to New York City derailed and tipped over in Philadelphia on Tuesday night, mangling the front of it, tearing the cars apart and killing at least five people. Scores of passengers were injured, and some climbed out of windows to get away.


Postgame notes, videos and box score: Mariners 11, Padres 4

NBA - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:35
Well, that was an interesting 3 hours and 17 minutes. We saw total 73 pitches thrown in two halves of an inning. There was six homers hit – all by the Mariners. For an 11-4 game, there was still plenty of angst-ridden moments for the Mariners and their fans. And it was still the easiest win […]
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Postgame notes, videos and box score: Mariners 11, Padres 4

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:35
Well, that was an interesting 3 hours and 17 minutes. We saw total 73 pitches thrown in two halves of an inning. There was six homers hit – all by the Mariners. For an 11-4 game, there was still plenty of angst-ridden moments for the Mariners and their fans. And it was still the easiest win […]
Categories: Sports Center

Postgame notes, videos and box score: Mariners 11, Padres 4

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:35
Well, that was an interesting 3 hours and 17 minutes. We saw total 73 pitches thrown in two halves of an inning. There was six homers hit – all by the Mariners. For an 11-4 game, there was still plenty of angst-ridden moments for the Mariners and their fans. And it was still the easiest win […]

Bloodstained Men call circumcision 'crazy'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:33

They're protesting against the age-old medical practice at a weekend rally in Michigan.

       

VIDEO: 'Pigeon blood' ruby sells for $30m

BBC World News - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:29
The Sunshine Ruby has become the world's most expensive coloured gemstone, selling for $30m (£19.1m) at auction, with costs.
Categories: BBC World News

Police: 5 found shot to death in Tucson home

NBA - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:17
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Five people were found shot to death Tuesday evening in a southern Arizona home in what police suspect was a murder-suicide. Tucson police officers responding to a call found the bodies in the single-story home about 6 p.m., police Sgt. Pete Dugan said. All of the dead had “obvious signs of […]
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Police: 5 found shot to death in Tucson home

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:17
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Five people were found shot to death Tuesday evening in a southern Arizona home in what police suspect was a murder-suicide. Tucson police officers responding to a call found the bodies in the single-story home about 6 p.m., police Sgt. Pete Dugan said. All of the dead had “obvious signs of […]
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Police: 5 found shot to death in Tucson home

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:17
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Five people were found shot to death Tuesday evening in a southern Arizona home in what police suspect was a murder-suicide. Tucson police officers responding to a call found the bodies in the single-story home about 6 p.m., police Sgt. Pete Dugan said. All of the dead had “obvious signs of […]

Bush money machine in high gear even without official campaign

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:17

Bush and other candidates break ground on campaign-finance practices.

       

Lawmaker urges federal probe at N.Y. nuclear plant

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:16

A transformer explosion at the Indian Point plant the shutdown of a nuclear reactor.