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Seattle man wrongly convicted in 1957 child’s killing goes free

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:30

Jack McCullough was sentenced to life in prison in 2012 in the death of 7-year-old Maria Ridulph near Chicago. In a review last year, a prosecutor found evidence that supported the former policeman’s long-held alibi that he had been 40 miles away at the time of the disappearance.
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Seattle man wrongly convicted in 1957 child’s killing goes free

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:30

Jack McCullough was sentenced to life in prison in 2012 in the death of 7-year-old Maria Ridulph near Chicago. In a review last year, a prosecutor found evidence that supported the former policeman’s long-held alibi that he had been 40 miles away at the time of the disappearance.

San Francisco burglary suspect hospitalized after jumping from building following rooftop chase

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:26

San Francisco burglary suspect hospitalized after jumping from building following rooftop chaseA burglar crashed down onto a car after a rooftop chase in Nob Hill early Saturday morning.


Company withdraws from Oregon-Washington pipeline project

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:24

Oregon LNG had proposed a terminal in northwest Oregon and an 87-mile pipeline linking to a natural gas connector in Washington state. The company wanted to export natural gas from Canada and the Rocky Mountains to Asian markets.
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Company withdraws from Oregon-Washington pipeline project

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:24

Oregon LNG had proposed a terminal in northwest Oregon and an 87-mile pipeline linking to a natural gas connector in Washington state. The company wanted to export natural gas from Canada and the Rocky Mountains to Asian markets.
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Company withdraws from Oregon-Washington pipeline project

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:24

Oregon LNG had proposed a terminal in northwest Oregon and an 87-mile pipeline linking to a natural gas connector in Washington state. The company wanted to export natural gas from Canada and the Rocky Mountains to Asian markets.

Doha talks fail to reach oil production freeze

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:23

DOHA, Qatar - Oil-producing countries met Sunday in Qatar to discuss a possible freeze of production, but Iran didn't join in

       

Doha talks fail to reach oil production freeze

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:23

DOHA, Qatar - Oil-producing countries met Sunday in Qatar to discuss a possible freeze of production, but Iran didn't join in

       

More Than 40 in Japan Are Confirmed Dead in Earthquakes

New York Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:22
Aftershocks were continuing on the island of Kyushu, and a warning that strong quakes were possible for several more days was issued.

Trump is like Harry Potter's Lord Voldemort, says Rosie O'Donnell

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:21

Megyn Kelly is "superhero." Trump is an evil Harry Potter character, says Rosie.

       

Hurricane forecasting pioneer William Gray dies at 86

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:15
William Gray, a pioneer in hurricane forecasting at Colorado State University and a skeptic of the science behind human-made global warming models, died on Saturday, the school said in a statement. Gray died peacefully at his home in Fort Collins, Colorado, surrounded by his family, the university said. He was 86. In 1984, Gray and his team of researcher and graduate students at CSU began predicting the frequency and severity of hurricanes in the Atlantic Basin, which continues today.

Rescuers search waters off San Francisco for 2 missing teens

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:12

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Rescuers are searching for two teenage boys who were swept out to sea while playing in the surf at San Francisco’s Ocean Beach. Coast Guard spokesman Adam Stanton says witnesses reported seeing four people playing in the surf Saturday afternoon at the beach near Lincoln Way. He said two people in […]
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Rescuers search waters off San Francisco for 2 missing teens

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:12

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Rescuers are searching for two teenage boys who were swept out to sea while playing in the surf at San Francisco’s Ocean Beach. Coast Guard spokesman Adam Stanton says witnesses reported seeing four people playing in the surf Saturday afternoon at the beach near Lincoln Way. He said two people in […]
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Rescuers search waters off San Francisco for 2 missing teens

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:12

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Rescuers are searching for two teenage boys who were swept out to sea while playing in the surf at San Francisco’s Ocean Beach. Coast Guard spokesman Adam Stanton says witnesses reported seeing four people playing in the surf Saturday afternoon at the beach near Lincoln Way. He said two people in […]

Mercer Island celebrates with a Leap for Green festival

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:10

Leap For Green, a family fair promoting sustainability and environmentally sound practices, was held Saturday on Mercer Island.
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Mercer Island celebrates with a Leap for Green festival

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:10

Leap For Green, a family fair promoting sustainability and environmentally sound practices, was held Saturday on Mercer Island.
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Mercer Island celebrates with a Leap for Green festival

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:10

Leap For Green, a family fair promoting sustainability and environmentally sound practices, was held Saturday on Mercer Island.

Lawmakers vote to impeach Brazil's president

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:05

Lower house of Congress votes to impeach embattled president.

       

VIDEO: Rousseff holds talks with MPs before vote

BBC World News - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:04
Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff has held last minute talks with MPs as lawmakers get ready to vote on whether to impeach her.
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Student group wants UC chancellor to quit over PR spending

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:02

FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2011 file photo, University of California, Davis Police Lt. John Pike uses pepper spray to move Occupy UC Davis protesters while blocking their exit from the school's quad in Davis, Calif. The Sacramento Bee reports that a spokesman for UC Davis says Pike's employment with the university ended Tuesday, July 31, 2012. Pike had been on paid leave since the incident last November. (AP Photo/The Enterprise, Wayne Tilcock, File) MANDATORY CREDITDAVIS, Calif. (AP) — The association that represents 240,000 University of California students statewide is calling for the head of the UC Davis to step down over the school's public relations spending to clean up the university's online image.