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Prayers, blood drive for officer wounded in New Orleans

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:16

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Friends and family of a Louisiana sheriff’s deputy critically wounded in New Orleans while serving a warrant were praying for him as well-wishers rushed to give blood to help in his recovery. Stephen Arnold was still in the intensive care unit at a New Orleans hospital after losing a lot of […]
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Prayers, blood drive for officer wounded in New Orleans

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:16

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Friends and family of a Louisiana sheriff’s deputy critically wounded in New Orleans while serving a warrant were praying for him as well-wishers rushed to give blood to help in his recovery. Stephen Arnold was still in the intensive care unit at a New Orleans hospital after losing a lot of […]
Categories: Sports Center

Prayers, blood drive for officer wounded in New Orleans

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:16

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Friends and family of a Louisiana sheriff’s deputy critically wounded in New Orleans while serving a warrant were praying for him as well-wishers rushed to give blood to help in his recovery. Stephen Arnold was still in the intensive care unit at a New Orleans hospital after losing a lot of […]

Thursday's forecast: Rainy Southeast, Northwest

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:15

Find out the weather where you are and get a few tidbits of weather history.

       

Fiorina shrugs off low poll numbers in Iowa stop

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:15

Despite trailing in the back of the Republican pack less than a week ahead of the Iowa caucuses, Carly Fiorina drew a few hundred people Tue...

       

House Dems, who delivered for Obama, now diminished minority

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:14

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats clawed their way into power and delivered a burst of historic legislation for President Barack Obama after he took office seven years ago. Now, in his final year, Obama is leaving them greatly diminished and confronting questions about whether their next generation of leaders can lead them back into the […]
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House Dems, who delivered for Obama, now diminished minority

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:14

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats clawed their way into power and delivered a burst of historic legislation for President Barack Obama after he took office seven years ago. Now, in his final year, Obama is leaving them greatly diminished and confronting questions about whether their next generation of leaders can lead them back into the […]
Categories: Sports Center

House Dems, who delivered for Obama, now diminished minority

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:14

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats clawed their way into power and delivered a burst of historic legislation for President Barack Obama after he took office seven years ago. Now, in his final year, Obama is leaving them greatly diminished and confronting questions about whether their next generation of leaders can lead them back into the […]

On 'O'Reilly,' Trump goes on defensive about debate decision

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:11

Donald Trump stood his ground Wednesday night on The O'Reilly Factor about his decision not to participate in this week's Republican debate,...

       

San Francisco neighborhood outraged over opening of sex offender rehab center

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:11

San Francisco neighborhood outraged over opening of sex offender rehab centerThere are feelings of outrage in one San Francisco neighborhood as people learn a sex offender rehab facility will be soon be opening its doors.


Syrian opposition sets new conditions on Geneva peace talks

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:09

BEIRUT (AP) — One of the major opposition groups in the Syrian war says it will only attend the imminent Geneva peace talks if the sieges in the country are lifted and other conditions are met. In a statement released at the end of day-long meetings in Saudi Arabia late Tuesday, the Higher Negotiating Committee […]
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Syrian opposition sets new conditions on Geneva peace talks

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:09

BEIRUT (AP) — One of the major opposition groups in the Syrian war says it will only attend the imminent Geneva peace talks if the sieges in the country are lifted and other conditions are met. In a statement released at the end of day-long meetings in Saudi Arabia late Tuesday, the Higher Negotiating Committee […]
Categories: Sports Center

Syrian opposition sets new conditions on Geneva peace talks

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:09

BEIRUT (AP) — One of the major opposition groups in the Syrian war says it will only attend the imminent Geneva peace talks if the sieges in the country are lifted and other conditions are met. In a statement released at the end of day-long meetings in Saudi Arabia late Tuesday, the Higher Negotiating Committee […]

German consumer confidence stable despite risks

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:08

BERLIN (AP) — A closely watched survey shows German consumer confidence remains stable despite concerns about the massive influx of migrants and recent terrorist attacks in Paris. The GfK research group said Wednesday its forward-looking consumer climate index for February was unchanged at 9.4 points. The group says consumers’ willingness to buy and economic expectations […]
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German consumer confidence stable despite risks

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:08

BERLIN (AP) — A closely watched survey shows German consumer confidence remains stable despite concerns about the massive influx of migrants and recent terrorist attacks in Paris. The GfK research group said Wednesday its forward-looking consumer climate index for February was unchanged at 9.4 points. The group says consumers’ willingness to buy and economic expectations […]
Categories: Sports Center

German consumer confidence stable despite risks

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:08

BERLIN (AP) — A closely watched survey shows German consumer confidence remains stable despite concerns about the massive influx of migrants and recent terrorist attacks in Paris. The GfK research group said Wednesday its forward-looking consumer climate index for February was unchanged at 9.4 points. The group says consumers’ willingness to buy and economic expectations […]

Trump campaign announces rival event to debate

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:07

Donald Trump and his rivals spent Wednesday debating his decision to skip a debate.

       

Obama to honor 4 who protected Jews during Holocaust

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:07

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is honoring four people, including Americans from Indiana and Tennessee, for risking their lives to protect Jews during the Holocaust. The United Nations has designated Wednesday as International Holocaust Remembrance Day to commemorate the anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp in 1945. Six million Jews were […]
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Obama to honor 4 who protected Jews during Holocaust

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:07

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is honoring four people, including Americans from Indiana and Tennessee, for risking their lives to protect Jews during the Holocaust. The United Nations has designated Wednesday as International Holocaust Remembrance Day to commemorate the anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp in 1945. Six million Jews were […]
Categories: Sports Center

Obama to honor 4 who protected Jews during Holocaust

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:07

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is honoring four people, including Americans from Indiana and Tennessee, for risking their lives to protect Jews during the Holocaust. The United Nations has designated Wednesday as International Holocaust Remembrance Day to commemorate the anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp in 1945. Six million Jews were […]