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US F-16 fighters fly first missions from Turkey

NBA - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 07:39
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. on Wednesday launched its first airstrikes by Turkey-based F-16 fighter jets against Islamic State targets in Syria, marking a limited escalation of a yearlong air campaign that critics have called excessively cautious. In a brief statement the Pentagon announced the F-16 strikes were launched from Incirlik air base in southern […]
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US F-16 fighters fly first missions from Turkey

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 07:39
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. on Wednesday launched its first airstrikes by Turkey-based F-16 fighter jets against Islamic State targets in Syria, marking a limited escalation of a yearlong air campaign that critics have called excessively cautious. In a brief statement the Pentagon announced the F-16 strikes were launched from Incirlik air base in southern […]
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US F-16 fighters fly first missions from Turkey

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 07:39
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. on Wednesday launched its first airstrikes by Turkey-based F-16 fighter jets against Islamic State targets in Syria, marking a limited escalation of a yearlong air campaign that critics have called excessively cautious. In a brief statement the Pentagon announced the F-16 strikes were launched from Incirlik air base in southern […]

2 plead guilty to smuggling heroin from Mexico by drone

NBA - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 07:39
EL CENTRO, Calif. (AP) — Two California men have pleaded guilty to using drones to smuggle nearly 30 pounds of heroin from Mexico to the United States. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said Wednesday the pleas in federal court in El Centro, California, represent the first drug seizure involving a drone along California’s border with […]
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2 plead guilty to smuggling heroin from Mexico by drone

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 07:39
EL CENTRO, Calif. (AP) — Two California men have pleaded guilty to using drones to smuggle nearly 30 pounds of heroin from Mexico to the United States. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said Wednesday the pleas in federal court in El Centro, California, represent the first drug seizure involving a drone along California’s border with […]
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2 plead guilty to smuggling heroin from Mexico by drone

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 07:39
EL CENTRO, Calif. (AP) — Two California men have pleaded guilty to using drones to smuggle nearly 30 pounds of heroin from Mexico to the United States. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said Wednesday the pleas in federal court in El Centro, California, represent the first drug seizure involving a drone along California’s border with […]

Letters show how humans priced for sale during slave trade

NBA - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 07:39
LONDON (AP) — Researchers at Britain’s Cambridge University have released letters showing how slaves were priced for sale during the 18th century, giving an insight into the wealth and influence behind the pro-slavery lobby at the time. St. John’s College, which released the papers Thursday, said the papers helped show the powerful vested interests that […]
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Letters show how humans priced for sale during slave trade

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 07:39
LONDON (AP) — Researchers at Britain’s Cambridge University have released letters showing how slaves were priced for sale during the 18th century, giving an insight into the wealth and influence behind the pro-slavery lobby at the time. St. John’s College, which released the papers Thursday, said the papers helped show the powerful vested interests that […]
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Letters show how humans priced for sale during slave trade

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 07:39
LONDON (AP) — Researchers at Britain’s Cambridge University have released letters showing how slaves were priced for sale during the 18th century, giving an insight into the wealth and influence behind the pro-slavery lobby at the time. St. John’s College, which released the papers Thursday, said the papers helped show the powerful vested interests that […]

Argentine front-runner Scioli would seek bond holdout deal: advisor

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 07:39

Daniel Scioli, Buenos Aires' province governor and presidential candidate, gestures as he speaks next to his wife Karina Rabolini in Buenos AiresBy Hugh Bronstein BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Argentina's presidential front-runner wants to settle a financially hobbling suit with bondholders, woo new investors, cut inflation and could revise energy subsidies to put the country's fiscal house in order, his economic advisor said. Buenos Aires Governor Daniel Scioli may represent the party of outgoing President Cristina Fernandez, whose currency and trade controls have slowed the economy, but his policies may veer away from hers if he wins the October election. A shift toward orthodoxy could help untangle Argentina's relationship with the global bond market and attract foreign companies eager to exploit the country's natural resources.


Judge orders Kentucky clerk to issue gay marriage licenses

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 07:39
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A county clerk in Kentucky will not immediately issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, her lawyer says, despite a federal judge ordering her to do so Wednesday in a case that seeks to reconcile the country's new marriage law and its protections of religious freedom.

Driver in fatal I-90 crash released from jail pending further investigation

NBA - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 07:38
A Medina man is under investigation in a fatal I-90 crash on Saturday near Snoqualmie.
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Driver in fatal I-90 crash released from jail pending further investigation

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 07:38
A Medina man is under investigation in a fatal I-90 crash on Saturday near Snoqualmie.
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Driver in fatal I-90 crash released from jail pending further investigation

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 07:38
A Medina man is under investigation in a fatal I-90 crash on Saturday near Snoqualmie.

U of Illinois to dismiss chancellor, rejects $400,000 bonus

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 07:37

University of Illinois Interim Chancellor Barb Wilson, left, listens as President Michael Killeen introduces her at a news conference, Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, in Urbana Ill. University officials plan to dismiss Chancellor Phyllis Wise rather than accept her resignation and pay her an agreed $400,000 bonus. Killeen says he intends to offer her a faculty position in which she would report directly to him. Wise resigned last week amid a number of scandals. (Robin Scholz/The News-Gazette via AP) MANDATORY CREDITURBANA, Ill. (AP) — University Of Illinois trustees plan to begin the process of firing Chancellor Phyllis Wise rather than accept her resignation and pay her a $400,000 bonus she had negotiated. President Timothy Killeen instead plans to assign her to an advisory position reporting directly to him.


Court: Suit over using teen as bait in sex sting can proceed

NBA - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 07:31
ATLANTA (AP) — A federal appeals court in Atlanta on Wednesday allowed a lawsuit against an Alabama school board to continue over a 14-year-old girl who was used by a school employee in a plot to catch an alleged sexual predator. A middle school teacher’s aide asked the 14-year-old to go into a bathroom as […]
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Court: Suit over using teen as bait in sex sting can proceed

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 07:31
ATLANTA (AP) — A federal appeals court in Atlanta on Wednesday allowed a lawsuit against an Alabama school board to continue over a 14-year-old girl who was used by a school employee in a plot to catch an alleged sexual predator. A middle school teacher’s aide asked the 14-year-old to go into a bathroom as […]
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Court: Suit over using teen as bait in sex sting can proceed

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 07:31
ATLANTA (AP) — A federal appeals court in Atlanta on Wednesday allowed a lawsuit against an Alabama school board to continue over a 14-year-old girl who was used by a school employee in a plot to catch an alleged sexual predator. A middle school teacher’s aide asked the 14-year-old to go into a bathroom as […]

Hanford whistleblower settles for $4.1 million

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 07:30
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A whistleblower on the Hanford Nuclear Reservation has reached a $4.1 million settlement with his former employer on the former nuclear weapons production site in Washington state, his lawyer said Wednesday.

IOC rules out viral testing of Rio’s Olympic waters

NBA - Thu, 08/13/2015 - 07:29
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The International Olympic Committee ruled out conducting viral tests of Rio de Janeiro’s sewage-laden waterways ahead of the 2016 games, a top official said Wednesday, despite an Associated Press study showing dangerously high levels of disease-causing viruses at all aquatic venues, with experts saying athletes are almost certain to be […]
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