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For Obama, an Unexpected Legacy of Two Full Terms at War

New York Times Headlines - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:54
The president has approached conflict, and dealings with terror groups, as a chronic but manageable security challenge rather than an all-consuming national campaign.

Q. and A.: U.S. Combat Missions May End, but Fighting Goes On

New York Times Headlines - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:50
President Obama inherited two wars from his predecessor, and has struggled to wind them down. American troops are still in both Iraq and Afghanistan.

Top Italian fertility doctor arrested

BBC World News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:47
Controversial Italian fertility doctor Severino Antinori is arrested after a woman said he had forcibly removed eggs from her at his Milan clinic.
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Granada 0-3 Barcelona

BBC World News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:42
Barcelona pip bitter rivals Real Madrid to the La Liga title thanks to a Luis Suarez hat-trick in a comfortable 3-0 victory at Granada.
Categories: BBC World News

Protesters Block Train Tracks to 2 Washington Refineries - ABC News

Washington State News Wire - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:41

Protesters Block Train Tracks to 2 Washington Refineries
ABC News
Dozens of climate activists have blocked railroad tracks leading to two oil refineries in northwest Washington state to oppose the flow of oil from trains to those facilities. About 150 people spent the night in tents pitched on the railroad tracks ...

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Protesters block train tracks to 2 Washington refineries

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:39
SEATTLE (AP) — Dozens of protesters have blocked railroad tracks leading to two oil refineries in northwest Washington state to oppose the flow of oil from trains to those facilities.

Russia: 2 police killed, 14 wounded in clash with militants

NBA - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:37

MAKHACHKALA, Russia (AP) — Police in Russia’s Dagestan region say two officers have been killed and 14 wounded during clashes with militants holed up in an apartment. Police spokeswoman Fatina Ubaidatova said the clashes began Saturday when police searching an apartment building in the city of Derbent came across armed militants, who threw a grenade […]
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Russia: 2 police killed, 14 wounded in clash with militants

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:37

MAKHACHKALA, Russia (AP) — Police in Russia’s Dagestan region say two officers have been killed and 14 wounded during clashes with militants holed up in an apartment. Police spokeswoman Fatina Ubaidatova said the clashes began Saturday when police searching an apartment building in the city of Derbent came across armed militants, who threw a grenade […]
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Russia: 2 police killed, 14 wounded in clash with militants

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:37

MAKHACHKALA, Russia (AP) — Police in Russia’s Dagestan region say two officers have been killed and 14 wounded during clashes with militants holed up in an apartment. Police spokeswoman Fatina Ubaidatova said the clashes began Saturday when police searching an apartment building in the city of Derbent came across armed militants, who threw a grenade […]

M’s minor-leaguer took a whiff on the wild side

NBA - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:30

Boog Powell scores a run for the Tacoma Rainiers that won’t be shown on any baseball instructional videos anytime soon.
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M’s minor-leaguer took a whiff on the wild side

Seattle Mariners - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:30

Boog Powell scores a run for the Tacoma Rainiers that won’t be shown on any baseball instructional videos anytime soon.
Categories: Sports Center

M’s minor-leaguer took a whiff on the wild side

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:30

Boog Powell scores a run for the Tacoma Rainiers that won’t be shown on any baseball instructional videos anytime soon.
Categories: Sports Center

M’s minor-leaguer took a whiff on the wild side

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:30

Boog Powell scores a run for the Tacoma Rainiers that won’t be shown on any baseball instructional videos anytime soon.

Climate activists protest oil shipments at New York port hub

NBA - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:28

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Climate activists from around the Northeast gathered Saturday at a key crude oil shipment hub on the Hudson River in upstate New York to denounce fossil fuels and promote an accelerated transition to renewable energy sources. The action targeting crude-by-rail trains and oil barges at the Port of Albany is part […]
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Climate activists protest oil shipments at New York port hub

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:28

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Climate activists from around the Northeast gathered Saturday at a key crude oil shipment hub on the Hudson River in upstate New York to denounce fossil fuels and promote an accelerated transition to renewable energy sources. The action targeting crude-by-rail trains and oil barges at the Port of Albany is part […]
Categories: Sports Center

Climate activists protest oil shipments at New York port hub

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:28

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Climate activists from around the Northeast gathered Saturday at a key crude oil shipment hub on the Hudson River in upstate New York to denounce fossil fuels and promote an accelerated transition to renewable energy sources. The action targeting crude-by-rail trains and oil barges at the Port of Albany is part […]

Mom convicted over Facebook post to get new trial

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:25
ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico woman convicted of creating a public nuisance by posting an online comment about the possibility of a shooting at her son's school will get a new trial.

Former children’s TV host to be arraigned on rape charges

NBA - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:24

ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) — A former children’s television show host who vanished decades ago amid allegations he sexually abused children on a camping trip in Louisiana is due to be arraigned Monday on rape charges. Almost 40 years after he was accused of obscene behavior with young boys, 76-year-old Frank John Selas III on Thursday […]
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Former children’s TV host to be arraigned on rape charges

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:24

ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) — A former children’s television show host who vanished decades ago amid allegations he sexually abused children on a camping trip in Louisiana is due to be arraigned Monday on rape charges. Almost 40 years after he was accused of obscene behavior with young boys, 76-year-old Frank John Selas III on Thursday […]
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Former children’s TV host to be arraigned on rape charges

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:24

ALEXANDRIA, La. (AP) — A former children’s television show host who vanished decades ago amid allegations he sexually abused children on a camping trip in Louisiana is due to be arraigned Monday on rape charges. Almost 40 years after he was accused of obscene behavior with young boys, 76-year-old Frank John Selas III on Thursday […]