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Moldova crisis: An elite power grab?

BBC World News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:26
Fraud claims stoke anger in struggling Moldova
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Clippers’ Blake Griffin out four to six weeks after breaking hand in fight with team employee

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:24

Blake Griffin will be out an additional four to six weeks after the Los Angeles Clippers’ All-Star forward broke a bone in his right hand when he punched an assistant equipment manager in Toronto on Saturday.
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Clippers’ Blake Griffin out four to six weeks after breaking hand in fight with team employee

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:24

Blake Griffin will be out an additional four to six weeks after the Los Angeles Clippers’ All-Star forward broke a bone in his right hand when he punched an assistant equipment manager in Toronto on Saturday.
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Clippers’ Blake Griffin out four to six weeks after breaking hand in fight with team employee

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:24

Blake Griffin will be out an additional four to six weeks after the Los Angeles Clippers’ All-Star forward broke a bone in his right hand when he punched an assistant equipment manager in Toronto on Saturday.

Georgia state trooper shot after interstate chase

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:21

The Georgia State Patrol confirms a trooper has been involved in a police chase and a shooting on I-75.

       

Donald Trump, in Feud With Fox News, Shuns Debate

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:12
Mr. Trump and Fox News faced off again, this time over the anchor Megyn Kelly’s inclusion as moderator for Thursday’s debate.









Boeing expected to announce 777 cut Wednesday

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:10

Boeing is likely to announce Wednesday morning another production rate cut, this time for the 777 program, according to a senior executive with a 777 customer whom Boeing consulted as it prepared its plan.
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Boeing expected to announce 777 cut Wednesday

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:10

Boeing is likely to announce Wednesday morning another production rate cut, this time for the 777 program, according to a senior executive with a 777 customer whom Boeing consulted as it prepared its plan.
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Boeing expected to announce 777 cut Wednesday

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:10

Boeing is likely to announce Wednesday morning another production rate cut, this time for the 777 program, according to a senior executive with a 777 customer whom Boeing consulted as it prepared its plan.

The verdict is in: Sen. McCaskill judges jury duty a success

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:07

Sen. Claire McCaskill went to court in Missouri on Monday — as a prospective juror.

       

After 2 years of strong growth, university endowments falter

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:06
BOSTON (AP) — College endowments grew by an average of only 2.4 percent last school year, a sharp drop following two years of strong gains, a new study found.

After 2 years of strong growth, university endowments falter

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:06

BOSTON (AP) — College endowments grew by an average of only 2.4 percent last school year, a sharp drop following two years of strong gains, a new study found. The downturn is troubling news for some universities, which use their endowments to pay for student scholarships and other costs, adding to the list of financial […]
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After 2 years of strong growth, university endowments falter

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:06

BOSTON (AP) — College endowments grew by an average of only 2.4 percent last school year, a sharp drop following two years of strong gains, a new study found. The downturn is troubling news for some universities, which use their endowments to pay for student scholarships and other costs, adding to the list of financial […]
Categories: Sports Center

After 2 years of strong growth, university endowments falter

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:06

BOSTON (AP) — College endowments grew by an average of only 2.4 percent last school year, a sharp drop following two years of strong gains, a new study found. The downturn is troubling news for some universities, which use their endowments to pay for student scholarships and other costs, adding to the list of financial […]

Forget all you know from Jurassic Park: For speed, T.rex beats velociraptors

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:04

Armed with powerful jaws and sharp teeth, tyrannosaurs were built to kill.

       

Immigration at center of Pope’s visit to Mexico-US border

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:03

REYNOSA, Mexico (AP) — The young Salvadoran woman was robbed and forced to dodge kidnappers working for a drug cartel during her four-month odyssey to this border city of belching factories and swirling dust across the Rio Grande from Texas. She hoped to be on the other side long before Pope Francis visits the region […]
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Immigration at center of Pope’s visit to Mexico-US border

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:03

REYNOSA, Mexico (AP) — The young Salvadoran woman was robbed and forced to dodge kidnappers working for a drug cartel during her four-month odyssey to this border city of belching factories and swirling dust across the Rio Grande from Texas. She hoped to be on the other side long before Pope Francis visits the region […]
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Immigration at center of Pope’s visit to Mexico-US border

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:03

REYNOSA, Mexico (AP) — The young Salvadoran woman was robbed and forced to dodge kidnappers working for a drug cartel during her four-month odyssey to this border city of belching factories and swirling dust across the Rio Grande from Texas. She hoped to be on the other side long before Pope Francis visits the region […]

Misclassified: Iowa won’t refund veteran's $5K payment

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:02

The state of Iowa is refusing to refund a $5,000 settlement paid by an 83-year-old Navy veteran who the federal government says was misclass...

       

Make your bed in seconds with smart bedding

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:00

These sheets eliminate the need to tuck them in.