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Dad fights to erase $250k student loan debt for his 3 kids

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:24

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts man who owes about $250,000 he borrowed to put three children through college has won a major court victory in his effort to have the debt forgiven. The Boston Globe (http://bit.ly/1Nsjowd ) reports that a federal appeals court has urged a bankruptcy judge to consider a settlement with the company […]

Dad fights to erase $250k student loan debt for his 3 kids

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:23
BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts man who owes about $250,000 he borrowed to put three children through college has won a major court victory in his effort to have the debt forgiven.

Student denied probation deal for fake threats vs. blacks

NBA - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:21

ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — A former leader of a black student group accused of tweeting anonymous threats against fellow black college students in New Jersey cannot enter a probation program. A judge on Thursday rejected an appeal from Kayla McKelvey to participate in pretrial intervention. The program would have allowed her to be placed on […]
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Student denied probation deal for fake threats vs. blacks

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:21

ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — A former leader of a black student group accused of tweeting anonymous threats against fellow black college students in New Jersey cannot enter a probation program. A judge on Thursday rejected an appeal from Kayla McKelvey to participate in pretrial intervention. The program would have allowed her to be placed on […]
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Student denied probation deal for fake threats vs. blacks

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:21

ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — A former leader of a black student group accused of tweeting anonymous threats against fellow black college students in New Jersey cannot enter a probation program. A judge on Thursday rejected an appeal from Kayla McKelvey to participate in pretrial intervention. The program would have allowed her to be placed on […]

US factory production fell in March for second straight month as automakers cut back

NBA - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:17

WASHINGTON (AP) — US factory production fell in March for second straight month as automakers cut back.
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US factory production fell in March for second straight month as automakers cut back

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:17

WASHINGTON (AP) — US factory production fell in March for second straight month as automakers cut back.
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US factory production fell in March for second straight month as automakers cut back

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:17

WASHINGTON (AP) — US factory production fell in March for second straight month as automakers cut back.

US factory output fell again in March

NBA - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:17

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. factory output dropped in March for the second straight month as manufacturers churned out fewer cars, metal parts and machinery. The Federal Reserve says factory production fell 0.3 percent, following a 0.1 percent drop in February. The figures suggest that American manufacturers are still struggling with the triple whammy of weak […]
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US factory output fell again in March

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:17

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. factory output dropped in March for the second straight month as manufacturers churned out fewer cars, metal parts and machinery. The Federal Reserve says factory production fell 0.3 percent, following a 0.1 percent drop in February. The figures suggest that American manufacturers are still struggling with the triple whammy of weak […]
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US factory output fell again in March

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:17

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. factory output dropped in March for the second straight month as manufacturers churned out fewer cars, metal parts and machinery. The Federal Reserve says factory production fell 0.3 percent, following a 0.1 percent drop in February. The figures suggest that American manufacturers are still struggling with the triple whammy of weak […]

The Citadel considers exception to allow Muslim headscarf

NBA - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:10

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The Citadel is considering a request from a new student that the military school’s longstanding uniform requirements be tweaked to allow her to wear a traditional Muslim headscarf. Citadel spokeswoman Kim Keelor said Friday that an incoming freshman who’s been accepted for this year’s term has asked to be allowed to […]
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The Citadel considers exception to allow Muslim headscarf

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:10

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The Citadel is considering a request from a new student that the military school’s longstanding uniform requirements be tweaked to allow her to wear a traditional Muslim headscarf. Citadel spokeswoman Kim Keelor said Friday that an incoming freshman who’s been accepted for this year’s term has asked to be allowed to […]
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The Citadel considers exception to allow Muslim headscarf

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:10

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The Citadel is considering a request from a new student that the military school’s longstanding uniform requirements be tweaked to allow her to wear a traditional Muslim headscarf. Citadel spokeswoman Kim Keelor said Friday that an incoming freshman who’s been accepted for this year’s term has asked to be allowed to […]

APNewsBreak: Michigan to urge toughest lead-test rules in US

NBA - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:02

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan would have the toughest lead-testing rules in the nation and require the replacement of all underground lead service pipes in the state under a sweeping plan Gov. Rick Snyder and a team of water experts will unveil Friday in the wake of Flint’s water crisis. Other proposals include requiring utilities […]
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APNewsBreak: Michigan to urge toughest lead-test rules in US

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:02

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan would have the toughest lead-testing rules in the nation and require the replacement of all underground lead service pipes in the state under a sweeping plan Gov. Rick Snyder and a team of water experts will unveil Friday in the wake of Flint’s water crisis. Other proposals include requiring utilities […]
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APNewsBreak: Michigan to urge toughest lead-test rules in US

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:02

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan would have the toughest lead-testing rules in the nation and require the replacement of all underground lead service pipes in the state under a sweeping plan Gov. Rick Snyder and a team of water experts will unveil Friday in the wake of Flint’s water crisis. Other proposals include requiring utilities […]

No diploma? No job? A team of educators, outreach workers and one former NFL player want to help

NBA - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:01

More than 25,000 young adults in King County are neither employed nor in school. Most do not have a high school diploma. But there are some bright spots on the horizon.
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No diploma? No job? A team of educators, outreach workers and one former NFL player want to help

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:01

More than 25,000 young adults in King County are neither employed nor in school. Most do not have a high school diploma. But there are some bright spots on the horizon.
Categories: Sports Center

No diploma? No job? A team of educators, outreach workers and one former NFL player want to help

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 21:01

More than 25,000 young adults in King County are neither employed nor in school. Most do not have a high school diploma. But there are some bright spots on the horizon.