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Taiwan protests ejection from OECD steel talks, blames China

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 18:03

BEIJING (AP) — Taiwan says its delegation was ejected from a meeting of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development’s steel committee after China complained, part of an apparent hardening of Beijing’s attitude toward the island it claims as its own territory. Taiwan is only an observer rather than a member of the OECD due […]
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Taiwan protests ejection from OECD steel talks, blames China

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 18:03

BEIJING (AP) — Taiwan says its delegation was ejected from a meeting of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development’s steel committee after China complained, part of an apparent hardening of Beijing’s attitude toward the island it claims as its own territory. Taiwan is only an observer rather than a member of the OECD due […]
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Taiwan protests ejection from OECD steel talks, blames China

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 18:03

BEIJING (AP) — Taiwan says its delegation was ejected from a meeting of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development’s steel committee after China complained, part of an apparent hardening of Beijing’s attitude toward the island it claims as its own territory. Taiwan is only an observer rather than a member of the OECD due […]

Taiwan protests ejection from OECD steel talks, blames China

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 18:01
BEIJING (AP) — Taiwan says its delegation was ejected from a meeting of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development's steel committee after China complained, part of an apparent hardening of Beijing's attitude toward the island it claims as its own territory.

10 Things to Know for Today

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 18:01

1. TRUMP, CLINTON READY FOR ‘HOME GAME’ PRIMARIES The front-runners hope to emerge victorious in New York, contests that offer big delegate hauls and an opportunity for them to inch closer to their parties’ nominations. 2. TALIBAN LAUNCHES ATTACK ON KEY AFGHAN SECURITY AGENCY Armed militants stage a coordinated assault on a government office in […]
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10 Things to Know for Today

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 18:01

1. TRUMP, CLINTON READY FOR ‘HOME GAME’ PRIMARIES The front-runners hope to emerge victorious in New York, contests that offer big delegate hauls and an opportunity for them to inch closer to their parties’ nominations. 2. TALIBAN LAUNCHES ATTACK ON KEY AFGHAN SECURITY AGENCY Armed militants stage a coordinated assault on a government office in […]
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10 Things to Know for Today

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 18:01

1. TRUMP, CLINTON READY FOR ‘HOME GAME’ PRIMARIES The front-runners hope to emerge victorious in New York, contests that offer big delegate hauls and an opportunity for them to inch closer to their parties’ nominations. 2. TALIBAN LAUNCHES ATTACK ON KEY AFGHAN SECURITY AGENCY Armed militants stage a coordinated assault on a government office in […]

PEGIDA leader going on trial in Germany for incitement

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 18:01

BERLIN (AP) — One of the founders of the German anti-immigration group PEGIDA went on trial Tuesday, charged with incitement over Facebook posts in which he allegedly called foreigners “cattle” and “trash”. Lutz Bachmann’s trial at the district court in the eastern city of Dresden is scheduled to last until May 10. Incitement can carry […]
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PEGIDA leader going on trial in Germany for incitement

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 18:01

BERLIN (AP) — One of the founders of the German anti-immigration group PEGIDA went on trial Tuesday, charged with incitement over Facebook posts in which he allegedly called foreigners “cattle” and “trash”. Lutz Bachmann’s trial at the district court in the eastern city of Dresden is scheduled to last until May 10. Incitement can carry […]
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PEGIDA leader going on trial in Germany for incitement

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 18:01

BERLIN (AP) — One of the founders of the German anti-immigration group PEGIDA went on trial Tuesday, charged with incitement over Facebook posts in which he allegedly called foreigners “cattle” and “trash”. Lutz Bachmann’s trial at the district court in the eastern city of Dresden is scheduled to last until May 10. Incitement can carry […]

10 Things to Know for Today

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 17:59

Buffalo Bills head coach Rex Ryan, left, shakes hands with Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, right, after introducing him during a campaign stop at the First Niagara Center, Monday, April 18, 2016, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)1. TRUMP, CLINTON READY FOR 'HOME GAME' PRIMARIES


Body of missing Fla. priest Rene Robert found in Georgia

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 17:51

The body of missing priest Father Rene Robert was found Monday afternoon in Burke County, Georgia, Sheriff Shoar said.

       

Fighting in Syria intensifies as opposition digs heels

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 17:51

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian rebels and activists are reporting intensified fighting in the country’s north and center, while a chief opposition negotiator says the conditions on the ground are not conducive to a political process. The fighting in rural parts of the northern Latakia province, a government stronghold, and in the central Hama and Homs […]
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Fighting in Syria intensifies as opposition digs heels

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 17:51

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian rebels and activists are reporting intensified fighting in the country’s north and center, while a chief opposition negotiator says the conditions on the ground are not conducive to a political process. The fighting in rural parts of the northern Latakia province, a government stronghold, and in the central Hama and Homs […]
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Fighting in Syria intensifies as opposition digs heels

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 17:51

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian rebels and activists are reporting intensified fighting in the country’s north and center, while a chief opposition negotiator says the conditions on the ground are not conducive to a political process. The fighting in rural parts of the northern Latakia province, a government stronghold, and in the central Hama and Homs […]

Utah gov. to sign resolution making pornography a 'public health crisis'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 17:47

Utah Gov. Gary Herbert will sign a resolution declaring pornography a "public health crisis" at the Utah state capitol today.

       

Voting on European Integration: A Long History of Skepticism

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 17:45
As Britain prepares to decide whether to remain in the European Union, the history of such referendums offers cautionary lessons.

Spain say it won’t reach EU deficit target until 2017

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 17:42

MADRID (AP) — The Spanish government is setting a new budget deficit target of 3.6 percent of GDP for 2016 and says the figure won’t fall below the EU ceiling of 3 percent until 2017, a year later than planned. Spain is readjusting its estimates after registering a deficit of 5 percent last year, instead […]
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Spain say it won’t reach EU deficit target until 2017

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 17:42

MADRID (AP) — The Spanish government is setting a new budget deficit target of 3.6 percent of GDP for 2016 and says the figure won’t fall below the EU ceiling of 3 percent until 2017, a year later than planned. Spain is readjusting its estimates after registering a deficit of 5 percent last year, instead […]
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Spain say it won’t reach EU deficit target until 2017

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 17:42

MADRID (AP) — The Spanish government is setting a new budget deficit target of 3.6 percent of GDP for 2016 and says the figure won’t fall below the EU ceiling of 3 percent until 2017, a year later than planned. Spain is readjusting its estimates after registering a deficit of 5 percent last year, instead […]