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Germany: Ball in Turkey’s court on visa waiver issue

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 17:34

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s foreign minister says “the ball is in Turkey’s court” as the Turkish government and the European Union face off over conditions for Turkish citizens to be granted visa-free travel to Europe. The visa waiver is one of the incentives offered by the EU for Turkey to stop migrants leaving for Europe […]
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Germany: Ball in Turkey’s court on visa waiver issue

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 17:34

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s foreign minister says “the ball is in Turkey’s court” as the Turkish government and the European Union face off over conditions for Turkish citizens to be granted visa-free travel to Europe. The visa waiver is one of the incentives offered by the EU for Turkey to stop migrants leaving for Europe […]

Red squirrels in Britain are dying from leprosy

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 17:33

Red squirrels in the U.K. are having a pretty hard time at the moment.

       

Field Notes: Till Wrinkles Do Us Part: Introducing the Brotox Groom

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 17:30
Marrying men are making appointments with dermatologists and plastic surgeons to look forever good in the wedding album.

Romania: US missile defense site to become operational

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 17:29

DEVESELU, Romania (AP) — A U.S missile defense site in Romania aimed at protecting Europe from ballistic missile threats becomes operational Thursday, angering Russia which opposes having the advanced military system in its former area of influence. NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg is due to speak at a ceremony later attended by U.S., NATO and […]
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Romania: US missile defense site to become operational

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 17:29

DEVESELU, Romania (AP) — A U.S missile defense site in Romania aimed at protecting Europe from ballistic missile threats becomes operational Thursday, angering Russia which opposes having the advanced military system in its former area of influence. NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg is due to speak at a ceremony later attended by U.S., NATO and […]
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Romania: US missile defense site to become operational

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 17:29

DEVESELU, Romania (AP) — A U.S missile defense site in Romania aimed at protecting Europe from ballistic missile threats becomes operational Thursday, angering Russia which opposes having the advanced military system in its former area of influence. NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg is due to speak at a ceremony later attended by U.S., NATO and […]

Danish government recommends buying Lockheed Martin’s F-35

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 17:29

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Danish government says it wants to buy 27 F-35 Joint Strike Fighter planes in a deal that would be worth at least 20 billion kroner ($3.1 billion). Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen said Thursday the government picked the F-35 by Lockheed Martin over the Eurofighter Typhoon and Boeing’s F-18 to […]
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Danish government recommends buying Lockheed Martin’s F-35

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 17:29

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Danish government says it wants to buy 27 F-35 Joint Strike Fighter planes in a deal that would be worth at least 20 billion kroner ($3.1 billion). Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen said Thursday the government picked the F-35 by Lockheed Martin over the Eurofighter Typhoon and Boeing’s F-18 to […]
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Danish government recommends buying Lockheed Martin’s F-35

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 17:29

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Danish government says it wants to buy 27 F-35 Joint Strike Fighter planes in a deal that would be worth at least 20 billion kroner ($3.1 billion). Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen said Thursday the government picked the F-35 by Lockheed Martin over the Eurofighter Typhoon and Boeing’s F-18 to […]

China buries memories of violent Cultural Revolution 50 years later

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 17:27

Zhang Hongbing lived through the Cultural Revolution and wants all to remember it so it won't happen again.

       

US court to hear appeal in Abu Ghraib torture lawsuit

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 17:27

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Four former Iraqi detainees who say they were tortured at the notorious Abu Ghraib prison are asking a federal appeals court to revive their lawsuit. A three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear arguments in the case Thursday in Richmond, Virginia. The former detainees sued CACI […]
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US court to hear appeal in Abu Ghraib torture lawsuit

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 17:27

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Four former Iraqi detainees who say they were tortured at the notorious Abu Ghraib prison are asking a federal appeals court to revive their lawsuit. A three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear arguments in the case Thursday in Richmond, Virginia. The former detainees sued CACI […]
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US court to hear appeal in Abu Ghraib torture lawsuit

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 17:27

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Four former Iraqi detainees who say they were tortured at the notorious Abu Ghraib prison are asking a federal appeals court to revive their lawsuit. A three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear arguments in the case Thursday in Richmond, Virginia. The former detainees sued CACI […]

Eurozone industrial production down again in March

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 17:25

LONDON (AP) — Economic growth across the 19-country eurozone in the first quarter of the year risks being revised lower after official figures showed industrial production fell by a greater than anticipated 0.8 percent in March. Eurostat, the European Union’s statistics agency, says Thursday that the monthly fall was broad-based, with only energy production posting […]
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Eurozone industrial production down again in March

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 17:25

LONDON (AP) — Economic growth across the 19-country eurozone in the first quarter of the year risks being revised lower after official figures showed industrial production fell by a greater than anticipated 0.8 percent in March. Eurostat, the European Union’s statistics agency, says Thursday that the monthly fall was broad-based, with only energy production posting […]
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Eurozone industrial production down again in March

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 17:25

LONDON (AP) — Economic growth across the 19-country eurozone in the first quarter of the year risks being revised lower after official figures showed industrial production fell by a greater than anticipated 0.8 percent in March. Eurostat, the European Union’s statistics agency, says Thursday that the monthly fall was broad-based, with only energy production posting […]

Billionaire gives $200 million to USC for cancer research

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 17:24

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oracle founder Larry Ellison has donated $200 million to the University of Southern California to fund a cancer research center, matching the largest single donation ever received by the school. The Los Angeles Times reports (http://lat.ms/24QIPoz ) the university announced Ellison’s gift Wednesday. The money will fund the Lawrence J. Ellison […]
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Billionaire gives $200 million to USC for cancer research

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 17:24

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oracle founder Larry Ellison has donated $200 million to the University of Southern California to fund a cancer research center, matching the largest single donation ever received by the school. The Los Angeles Times reports (http://lat.ms/24QIPoz ) the university announced Ellison’s gift Wednesday. The money will fund the Lawrence J. Ellison […]
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Billionaire gives $200 million to USC for cancer research

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 17:24

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oracle founder Larry Ellison has donated $200 million to the University of Southern California to fund a cancer research center, matching the largest single donation ever received by the school. The Los Angeles Times reports (http://lat.ms/24QIPoz ) the university announced Ellison’s gift Wednesday. The money will fund the Lawrence J. Ellison […]