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Climate Deal’s First Big Hurdle: The Draw of Cheap Oil

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:05
For the accord to work, governments must resist ever more affordable fossil fuels in favor of policies that encourage and, in many cases, require the use of renewable energy sources.









Sanders to release health records

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:01

Bernie Sanders would be the oldest person elected president in U.S. history.

       

House passes bill to set up school-funding task force

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:01

The measure is aimed at finding a solution to the state’s overreliance on local school levies to pay for basic education, among other issues.
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House passes bill to set up school-funding task force

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:01

The measure is aimed at finding a solution to the state’s overreliance on local school levies to pay for basic education, among other issues.
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House passes bill to set up school-funding task force

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:01

The measure is aimed at finding a solution to the state’s overreliance on local school levies to pay for basic education, among other issues.

(At least) 6 steps you can take to help prevent cancer

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:01

At least one-third of cancer cases already are known to be preventable.
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(At least) 6 steps you can take to help prevent cancer

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:01

At least one-third of cancer cases already are known to be preventable.
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(At least) 6 steps you can take to help prevent cancer

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:01

At least one-third of cancer cases already are known to be preventable.

Judge: Sound Transit may use fair-market value to compensate ballet school

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 08:56

A judge ruled Sound Transit may pay “fair-market value” for the Pacific Northwest Ballet’s Eastside school rather than the replacement cost to relocate it, which the ballet sought. A jury trial is set for June, but the two sides are still negotiating.
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Judge: Sound Transit may use fair-market value to compensate ballet school

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 08:56

A judge ruled Sound Transit may pay “fair-market value” for the Pacific Northwest Ballet’s Eastside school rather than the replacement cost to relocate it, which the ballet sought. A jury trial is set for June, but the two sides are still negotiating.
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Judge: Sound Transit may use fair-market value to compensate ballet school

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 08:56

A judge ruled Sound Transit may pay “fair-market value” for the Pacific Northwest Ballet’s Eastside school rather than the replacement cost to relocate it, which the ballet sought. A jury trial is set for June, but the two sides are still negotiating.

Saint Edward State Park: Development would allow use of seminary building

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 08:56

I read with dismay and frustration the My Take essay by Colleen Ponto regarding development of the Saint Edward Seminary by a private developer wishing to convert the buildings to a hotel and restaurant and bar complex [“Save Saint Edward State Park from hotel developer,” Opinion, Jan. 23]. Having passed on this opportunity a few […]
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Saint Edward State Park: Development would allow use of seminary building

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 08:56

I read with dismay and frustration the My Take essay by Colleen Ponto regarding development of the Saint Edward Seminary by a private developer wishing to convert the buildings to a hotel and restaurant and bar complex [“Save Saint Edward State Park from hotel developer,” Opinion, Jan. 23]. Having passed on this opportunity a few […]
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Saint Edward State Park: Development would allow use of seminary building

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 08:56

I read with dismay and frustration the My Take essay by Colleen Ponto regarding development of the Saint Edward Seminary by a private developer wishing to convert the buildings to a hotel and restaurant and bar complex [“Save Saint Edward State Park from hotel developer,” Opinion, Jan. 23]. Having passed on this opportunity a few […]

Latest: Missouri senators react to charges against educator

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 08:55

FILE - This Nov. 9, 2015 file frame grab provided by Mark Schierbecker shows Melissa Click, right, an assistant professor in the University of Missouri's communications, during a run-in with student journalists at a campus protest that followed the resignations of the university system's president and the Columbia campus' chancellor in Columbia, Mo. Click, who confronted a student photographer and another student videographer during the protests and called for 'muscle' to remove them, was charged with misdemeanor assault on Monday, Jan. 25, 2106. (Mark Schierbecker via AP, File) MANDATORY CREDITCOLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The latest on an assistant University of Missouri professor being charged with misdemeanor assault in connection with a run-in with student journalists during campus protests (all times local):


Iran’s Sanctions Lift, and the West Comes to Talk Business

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 08:55
The orders, likely to be partly financed with loans from European export-credit agencies, could be announced as early as this week, an official said.









Franchise group appeals Seattle wage law to Supreme Court

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 08:54

The International Franchise Association is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review part of Seattle’s $15 minimum wage law, saying it discriminates against franchise owners.
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Franchise group appeals Seattle wage law to Supreme Court

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 08:54

The International Franchise Association is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review part of Seattle’s $15 minimum wage law, saying it discriminates against franchise owners.
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Franchise group appeals Seattle wage law to Supreme Court

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 08:54

The International Franchise Association is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review part of Seattle’s $15 minimum wage law, saying it discriminates against franchise owners.

My story of dental agony and why we need dental therapists

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 08:53

I agree with The Times editorial that dental therapists could help people [“Expand coverage with dental therapists,” Opinion, Jan. 9]. In 2008, I was simply a 7-year-old little girl that should have been playing. But I had an abscessed tooth. I didn’t know what that meant, why it hurt so badly or why we couldn’t […]
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