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France's prime minister survives a no-confidence vote prompted by contested labor reform

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:40
PARIS (AP) — France's prime minister survives a no-confidence vote prompted by contested labor reform.

Alligator bites off part of Florida man’s forearm

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:34

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Police in central Florida say an alligator bit off part of a man’s arm when he jumped into a lake where a sign warning of gators was posted. Sgt. Gary Gross said in a news release that police were called Wednesday evening by a 21-year-old man’s mother following a domestic disturbance. […]
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Alligator bites off part of Florida man’s forearm

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:34

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Police in central Florida say an alligator bit off part of a man’s arm when he jumped into a lake where a sign warning of gators was posted. Sgt. Gary Gross said in a news release that police were called Wednesday evening by a 21-year-old man’s mother following a domestic disturbance. […]
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Alligator bites off part of Florida man’s forearm

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:34

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Police in central Florida say an alligator bit off part of a man’s arm when he jumped into a lake where a sign warning of gators was posted. Sgt. Gary Gross said in a news release that police were called Wednesday evening by a 21-year-old man’s mother following a domestic disturbance. […]

Alligator bites off part of Florida man's forearm

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:32
LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Police in central Florida say an alligator bit off part of a man's arm when he jumped into a lake where a sign warning of gators was posted.

Tell the FDA what you fear more: Zika, or GMO mosquitoes?

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:32

FILE- In this Sept. 25, 2014 file photo, containers hold genetically modified aedes aegypti mosquitoes before being released in Panama City, Panama. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is considering whether the biotech firm Oxitec should test its lab-bred mosquitoes near Key West. The public has until midnight Friday, May 13, 2016 to weigh in on a plan to release genetically modified mosquitoes in Florida. (AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco, File)MIAMI (AP) — What are you more afraid of, the Zika virus, or genetically engineered bugs being released in the wild?


Donald Trump, Paul Ryan say meeting was 'positive step'

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:32

Donald Trump, Paul Ryan say meeting was 'positive step'Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan pledged to work together despite their differences after a meeting Thursday.


Amazon adds new categories to handicrafts store

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:31

Amazon is beefing up what it says is a fast-growing handicrafts store by adding new categories of products made by artisans, including accesories such as handbags, baby items and toys.
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Amazon adds new categories to handicrafts store

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:31

Amazon is beefing up what it says is a fast-growing handicrafts store by adding new categories of products made by artisans, including accesories such as handbags, baby items and toys.
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Amazon adds new categories to handicrafts store

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:31

Amazon is beefing up what it says is a fast-growing handicrafts store by adding new categories of products made by artisans, including accesories such as handbags, baby items and toys.

South African park to bar petting of lion cubs

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:31

JOHANNESBURG — Tourists will soon be barred from petting lion cubs at a suburban wildlife park in South Africa, a move that reflects growing concern about the treatment of lions in captivity. Tourist interaction with lions, including petting cubs and walking with the predators, has attracted negative publicity and is “going out of fashion,” said […]
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South African park to bar petting of lion cubs

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:31

JOHANNESBURG — Tourists will soon be barred from petting lion cubs at a suburban wildlife park in South Africa, a move that reflects growing concern about the treatment of lions in captivity. Tourist interaction with lions, including petting cubs and walking with the predators, has attracted negative publicity and is “going out of fashion,” said […]
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South African park to bar petting of lion cubs

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:31

JOHANNESBURG — Tourists will soon be barred from petting lion cubs at a suburban wildlife park in South Africa, a move that reflects growing concern about the treatment of lions in captivity. Tourist interaction with lions, including petting cubs and walking with the predators, has attracted negative publicity and is “going out of fashion,” said […]

Judge denies appeal of Idaho man convicted of killing wife

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:30

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — There will be no new trial for a northern Idaho man convicted of killing his estranged wife and covering up her murder. The Lewiston Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1Opg6ds ) that a judge this week denied Charles Capone’s appeal for a new trial. The Moscow man had sought a new trial after a […]
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Judge denies appeal of Idaho man convicted of killing wife

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:30

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — There will be no new trial for a northern Idaho man convicted of killing his estranged wife and covering up her murder. The Lewiston Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1Opg6ds ) that a judge this week denied Charles Capone’s appeal for a new trial. The Moscow man had sought a new trial after a […]
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Judge denies appeal of Idaho man convicted of killing wife

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:30

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — There will be no new trial for a northern Idaho man convicted of killing his estranged wife and covering up her murder. The Lewiston Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1Opg6ds ) that a judge this week denied Charles Capone’s appeal for a new trial. The Moscow man had sought a new trial after a […]

Jury gets case of mom accused of killing 5-year-old in 1991

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:24
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — The fate of a Florida woman charged with killing her 5-year-old son in New Jersey in 1991 is now in the hands of a jury.

Pedestrian struck and killed in Horsham

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:22

Pedestrian struck and killed in HorshamPolice say a driver struck and killed a pedestrian in Horsham, Montgomery County.


Oil, gas industry challenges efforts to protect Western bird

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:19
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The oil and gas industry on Thursday challenged in federal court drilling restrictions imposed by the Obama administration to protect a struggling bird that ranges across 11 Western states.

Singapore terms join Oxford Dictionary

BBC World News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 00:16
Several Singaporean and Hong Kong English terms, including "wah", "shiok", and "yum cha", are now officially recognised as acceptable English.
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