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Sheriff: 3 who broke out of California jail must’ve had help

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:29

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Three inmates who broke out of a California jail must have had help for the elaborate and difficult escape, the sheriff who oversees the lockup said. Sheriff Sandra Hutchens said the inmates, who have yet to be caught nearly a week after the breakout, could not have sawed through the […]

Satanists to give prayer at city council meeting

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:25

Move triggers a debate about religious freedom and use of public venue.

       

Leaders of Cyprus, Greece, Israel meet to boost cooperation

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:22

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The leaders of Cyprus, Greece and Israel are meeting in the Cypriot capital with the aim of strengthening cooperation and bolstering stability in a region wracked by conflict. Thursday’s talks are the first tripartite summit between Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. […]
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Leaders of Cyprus, Greece, Israel meet to boost cooperation

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:22

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The leaders of Cyprus, Greece and Israel are meeting in the Cypriot capital with the aim of strengthening cooperation and bolstering stability in a region wracked by conflict. Thursday’s talks are the first tripartite summit between Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. […]
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Leaders of Cyprus, Greece, Israel meet to boost cooperation

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:22

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The leaders of Cyprus, Greece and Israel are meeting in the Cypriot capital with the aim of strengthening cooperation and bolstering stability in a region wracked by conflict. Thursday’s talks are the first tripartite summit between Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. […]

FBI, police say investigation connected with Lauren Spierer case

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:21

The FBI is assisting the Bloomington Police Department with investigative work in Morgan County, southwest of Indianapolis.

       

Sweden may reject 80,000 asylum claims

BBC World News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:18
Sweden may reject the asylum applications of up to 80,000 migrants and should prepare to deport them, the interior minister says.
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Cruz addresses 'elephant not in the room' at debate (Hint: It's Donald Trump)

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:17

Did you think the first question would be about anyone else?

       

In U.S. oil capital Houston, no cheap fuel bonanza for airlines

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:13

United Airlines planes are seen on platform at the Newark Liberty International Airport in New JerseyWhile airlines are in no rush to pass on fuel savings to passengers brought by the collapse in oil prices, the Houston travel market has left them little choice. Airlines serving the U.S. oil capital have resorted to steep discounts to lure newly budget-conscious energy executives back into the air, according to an analysis of ticket prices provided exclusively to Reuters. Crude's 70-percent drop in the past 19 months has made the Houston travel market a rare point of downward pressure on airline revenues.


AP Newsbreak: Nevada seeks change in sage grouse mining rule

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:13

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The governor of gold-rich Nevada is pressing the Obama administration to alter its sage grouse protection plan to free up thousands of mining claims by shrinking the restricted area in exchange for making other unprotected areas off limits, restoring burned out rangeland and reining in wild horse herds. Gov. Brian Sandoval […]
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AP Newsbreak: Nevada seeks change in sage grouse mining rule

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:13

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The governor of gold-rich Nevada is pressing the Obama administration to alter its sage grouse protection plan to free up thousands of mining claims by shrinking the restricted area in exchange for making other unprotected areas off limits, restoring burned out rangeland and reining in wild horse herds. Gov. Brian Sandoval […]
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AP Newsbreak: Nevada seeks change in sage grouse mining rule

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:13

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The governor of gold-rich Nevada is pressing the Obama administration to alter its sage grouse protection plan to free up thousands of mining claims by shrinking the restricted area in exchange for making other unprotected areas off limits, restoring burned out rangeland and reining in wild horse herds. Gov. Brian Sandoval […]

Sweden to deport up to 80,000 asylum-seekers

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:09

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Interior Minister Anders Ygeman says Sweden could deport between 60,000 and 80,000 asylum-seekers in coming years. Ygeman told newspaper Dagens Industri that since about 45 percent of asylum applications are currently rejected, the country must get ready to send back tens of thousands of the 163,000 who sought shelter in Sweden last […]
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Sweden to deport up to 80,000 asylum-seekers

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:09

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Interior Minister Anders Ygeman says Sweden could deport between 60,000 and 80,000 asylum-seekers in coming years. Ygeman told newspaper Dagens Industri that since about 45 percent of asylum applications are currently rejected, the country must get ready to send back tens of thousands of the 163,000 who sought shelter in Sweden last […]
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Sweden to deport up to 80,000 asylum-seekers

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:09

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Interior Minister Anders Ygeman says Sweden could deport between 60,000 and 80,000 asylum-seekers in coming years. Ygeman told newspaper Dagens Industri that since about 45 percent of asylum applications are currently rejected, the country must get ready to send back tens of thousands of the 163,000 who sought shelter in Sweden last […]

Republicans prep for debate, with or without Trump

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:07

Republican front-runner says he will skip face-off in Des Moines

       

Republicans prep for debate, with or without Trump

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:07

Republican front-runner says he will skip face-off in Des Moines

       

WHO warns of "explosive" Zika spread

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:04

WHO warns of Zika spread

       

Zika virus not causing outbreaks in continental U.S.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:04

Cases here are travelers who were infected abroad, health officials stress.

       

FBI releases video of shooting death of Oregon protester

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 16:55

FBI: Video shows 'reckless' protester being shot