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AP Interview: Georgia prime minister vows course toward West

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 03:01

WASHINGTON (AP) — The prime minister of Georgia says his country will continue moving on a pro-Western course and he’s pledging to hold an honest parliamentary election this fall. In an interview with The Associated Press, Giorgi Kvirikashvili (gee-OHR’-gee kvee-ri-kah-SHVEE’-li) says that Georgians have a very clear will to be pro-Western, pro-European. Kvirikashvili is a […]
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French cardinal admits mistakes in child sex abuse cases

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 03:01

PARIS (AP) — A French cardinal said his diocese has made “some mistakes” in the management and nomination of certain priests amid allegations that he had covered up child sex abuse cases. Cardinal Philippe Barbarin stressed the “importance” for the victims “to see their right to truth and justice recognized” in a statement issued Monday […]
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AP Interview: Georgia prime minister vows course toward West

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 03:01

WASHINGTON (AP) — The prime minister of Georgia says his country will continue moving on a pro-Western course and he’s pledging to hold an honest parliamentary election this fall. In an interview with The Associated Press, Giorgi Kvirikashvili (gee-OHR’-gee kvee-ri-kah-SHVEE’-li) says that Georgians have a very clear will to be pro-Western, pro-European. Kvirikashvili is a […]

French cardinal admits mistakes in child sex abuse cases

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 03:01

PARIS (AP) — A French cardinal said his diocese has made “some mistakes” in the management and nomination of certain priests amid allegations that he had covered up child sex abuse cases. Cardinal Philippe Barbarin stressed the “importance” for the victims “to see their right to truth and justice recognized” in a statement issued Monday […]

Ammon Bundy questions authority of feds to prosecute him

NBA - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:58

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Lawyers for Ammon Bundy revealed plans to contest the authority of the federal government to prosecute their client for the takeover of a national wildlife refuge in Oregon. Attorney Lissa Casey says in court papers that a forthcoming motion to dismiss the case will challenge the federal government’s assertion that it […]
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Ammon Bundy questions authority of feds to prosecute him

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:58

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Lawyers for Ammon Bundy revealed plans to contest the authority of the federal government to prosecute their client for the takeover of a national wildlife refuge in Oregon. Attorney Lissa Casey says in court papers that a forthcoming motion to dismiss the case will challenge the federal government’s assertion that it […]
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Ammon Bundy questions authority of feds to prosecute him

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:58

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Lawyers for Ammon Bundy revealed plans to contest the authority of the federal government to prosecute their client for the takeover of a national wildlife refuge in Oregon. Attorney Lissa Casey says in court papers that a forthcoming motion to dismiss the case will challenge the federal government’s assertion that it […]

Sanders looks to press on to the convention

NBA - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:57

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Bernie Sanders’ campaign chief is vowing his candidate will stay in the Democratic race until the summer convention even as Hillary Clinton looks to lock down her commanding position for the party’s nomination with a strong performance in a five-state round of contests Tuesday. Clinton has the chance of a clean […]
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Sanders looks to press on to the convention

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:57

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Bernie Sanders’ campaign chief is vowing his candidate will stay in the Democratic race until the summer convention even as Hillary Clinton looks to lock down her commanding position for the party’s nomination with a strong performance in a five-state round of contests Tuesday. Clinton has the chance of a clean […]
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Sanders looks to press on to the convention

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:57

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Bernie Sanders’ campaign chief is vowing his candidate will stay in the Democratic race until the summer convention even as Hillary Clinton looks to lock down her commanding position for the party’s nomination with a strong performance in a five-state round of contests Tuesday. Clinton has the chance of a clean […]

Judge says Washington state can release info about child care providers - KPTV.com

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:46

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A Thurston County judge says the state may release contact information about licensed child care providers under a public records request. MOREAdditional LinksPoll. A union representing state child care workers had sued to block the release, arguing it ...

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New cast members announced for ‘Twin Peaks’ revival: Eddie Vedder, Naomi Watts, Laura Dern and more

NBA - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:45

The official cast has been announced for David Lynch and Mark Frost's upcoming revival of "Twin Peaks."
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New cast members announced for ‘Twin Peaks’ revival: Eddie Vedder, Naomi Watts, Laura Dern and more

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:45

The official cast has been announced for David Lynch and Mark Frost's upcoming revival of "Twin Peaks."
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New cast members announced for ‘Twin Peaks’ revival: Eddie Vedder, Naomi Watts, Laura Dern and more

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:45

The official cast has been announced for David Lynch and Mark Frost's upcoming revival of "Twin Peaks."

Autopsy: Toddler died of pneumonia because of malnourishment

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:44
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — An autopsy report concludes a 3-year-old North Carolina girl died from pneumonia because she was so severely malnourished.

Lawyer: Iran to free artist, activist soon

NBA - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:44

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The lawyer for a prominent jailed Iranian artist and activist say authorities will soon free his client. Mohammad Moghimi told The Associated Press Monday that an appeals court reduced Atena Farghadani’s 12-year prison sentence to 18 months and “she will be freed soon.” Moghimi said the exact date for […]
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Lawyer: Iran to free artist, activist soon

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:44

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The lawyer for a prominent jailed Iranian artist and activist say authorities will soon free his client. Mohammad Moghimi told The Associated Press Monday that an appeals court reduced Atena Farghadani’s 12-year prison sentence to 18 months and “she will be freed soon.” Moghimi said the exact date for […]
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Lawyer: Iran to free artist, activist soon

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:44

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The lawyer for a prominent jailed Iranian artist and activist say authorities will soon free his client. Mohammad Moghimi told The Associated Press Monday that an appeals court reduced Atena Farghadani’s 12-year prison sentence to 18 months and “she will be freed soon.” Moghimi said the exact date for […]

Still swimming in exile, Syrian refugee to carry Rio flame

NBA - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:42

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — As a swimming-mad teenager in Syria, Ibrahim Al-Hussein was glued to his TV set for the 2004 Athens Olympics. Twelve years later in Athens, and now a war refugee who is disabled but still loves swimming, Al-Hussein will represent the tens of thousands of displaced people in Greece in the Rio […]
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Still swimming in exile, Syrian refugee to carry Rio flame

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 02:42

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — As a swimming-mad teenager in Syria, Ibrahim Al-Hussein was glued to his TV set for the 2004 Athens Olympics. Twelve years later in Athens, and now a war refugee who is disabled but still loves swimming, Al-Hussein will represent the tens of thousands of displaced people in Greece in the Rio […]
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