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Hacking ring accused of making $100M on stolen news releases

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 14:37

A poster board detailing an insider trading scam involving hacking is displayed at the start of a news conference in Newark, N.J., Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015. An international group of hackers and stock traders made $30 million by breaking into the computers of newswire services that put out corporate press releases and trading on the information before it was made public, federal prosecutors said Tuesday. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — In late October 2013, Panera Bread Co., the national chain of restaurants that specializes in healthy soups and baked goods, prepared a news release to announce it was adjusting its earnings expectations downward for the recently begun fourth quarter.


Proposal to move up Washington state presidential primary fails to pass - The Register-Guard

Washington State News Wire - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 14:35

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Proposal to move up Washington state presidential primary fails to pass
The Register-Guard
OLYMPIA — Washington state's presidential primary date is still scheduled to be held in late May after Democrats on Tuesday refused to support moving the statewide contest to an earlier date, as Secretary of State Kim Wyman and others Republican ...
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Some districts battle shortage of teachers as school begins

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 14:23

In this Aug. 5, 2015 photo, Tony O’Brien, superintendent of Newcastle Public Schools, poses for a photo in a hallway at Newcastle High School in Newcastle, Okla. When students return to classrooms across Oklahoma in the coming weeks, they can expect fewer teachers waiting to greet them at the schoolhouse door. Low pay, more mandatory tests and increasing hostility by parents and policymakers toward teachers are some of the reasons cited by teachers who are leaving the profession in droves and by the administrators who are trying to replace them. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — As students return to their classrooms this year, some may find fewer teachers waiting to greet them.


Jackson’s walkoff single in 10th wins it for Mariners

NBA - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 14:12
Seattle bullpen loses 5-2 lead in the 8th; Cruz hits 34th homer.
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Jackson’s walkoff single in 10th wins it for Mariners

Seattle Mariners - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 14:12
Seattle bullpen loses 5-2 lead in the 8th; Cruz hits 34th homer.
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Jackson’s walkoff single in 10th wins it for Mariners

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 14:12
Seattle bullpen loses 5-2 lead in the 8th; Cruz hits 34th homer.
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Jackson’s walkoff single in 10th wins it for Mariners

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 14:12
Seattle bullpen loses 5-2 lead in the 8th; Cruz hits 34th homer.

Wednesday's gossip column

BBC World News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 13:57
Spurs adamant Harry Kane is not for sale, Man City step up Kevin De Bruyne interest, Chelsea set to make signing, plus more.
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The Short List: Filthy Summer Olympics, Sanders shocks, you and the yuan

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 13:56

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Storm rallies for 85-77 victory over Los Angeles

Seattle Storm - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 13:49
Crystal Langhorne scored 18 points, including the go-ahead layup, and the Storm rallied from a 16-point second-half deficit.
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Storm rallies for 85-77 victory over Los Angeles

NBA - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 13:49
Crystal Langhorne scored 18 points, including the go-ahead layup, and the Storm rallied from a 16-point second-half deficit.
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Storm rallies for 85-77 victory over Los Angeles

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 13:49
Crystal Langhorne scored 18 points, including the go-ahead layup, and the Storm rallied from a 16-point second-half deficit.
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Storm rallies for 85-77 victory over Los Angeles

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 13:49
Crystal Langhorne scored 18 points, including the go-ahead layup, and the Storm rallied from a 16-point second-half deficit.

Police say store video shows suspect in Ferguson shooting

NBA - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 13:48
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — St. Louis County police have released surveillance video footage they say shows the 18-year-old black suspect who was critically wounded after being shot by police in Ferguson minutes before he fired a gun at plainclothes officers. Tyrone Harris Jr. was shot late Sunday after police say he opened fire on an […]
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Police say store video shows suspect in Ferguson shooting

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 13:48
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — St. Louis County police have released surveillance video footage they say shows the 18-year-old black suspect who was critically wounded after being shot by police in Ferguson minutes before he fired a gun at plainclothes officers. Tyrone Harris Jr. was shot late Sunday after police say he opened fire on an […]
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Police say store video shows suspect in Ferguson shooting

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 13:48
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — St. Louis County police have released surveillance video footage they say shows the 18-year-old black suspect who was critically wounded after being shot by police in Ferguson minutes before he fired a gun at plainclothes officers. Tyrone Harris Jr. was shot late Sunday after police say he opened fire on an […]

Life-size cutouts of Pope Francis pop up ahead of US visit

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 13:38

In this Monday, Aug. 10, 2015, photo, a tourist passes cutout of Pope Francis at Making History, a Philadelphia themed gift shop Philadelphia. The cutouts have been popping up in areas around the region weeks ahead of pope's scheduled visit. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pope Francis isn't scheduled to touch down in the U.S. until September, but he's already popped up at a Philadelphia Phillies game and at the Battleship New Jersey.


South Korean man, 80, sets self on fire at anti-Japan rally

NBA - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 13:37
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — An 80-year-old South Korean man was unconscious and experiencing breathing difficulties after setting himself on fire during an anti-Japan protest in Seoul on Wednesday, hospital officials said. The rally, held in front of the Japanese Embassy and attended by hundreds of people, was staged days before the 70th anniversary of […]
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South Korean man, 80, sets self on fire at anti-Japan rally

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 13:37
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — An 80-year-old South Korean man was unconscious and experiencing breathing difficulties after setting himself on fire during an anti-Japan protest in Seoul on Wednesday, hospital officials said. The rally, held in front of the Japanese Embassy and attended by hundreds of people, was staged days before the 70th anniversary of […]
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South Korean man, 80, sets self on fire at anti-Japan rally

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/12/2015 - 13:37
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — An 80-year-old South Korean man was unconscious and experiencing breathing difficulties after setting himself on fire during an anti-Japan protest in Seoul on Wednesday, hospital officials said. The rally, held in front of the Japanese Embassy and attended by hundreds of people, was staged days before the 70th anniversary of […]