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Teacher: Principal pushed 6 to 10 students out of bus' path

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:42

Students at Amy Beverland Elementary School are picked up after school after a bus accident in Indianapolis on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016. Authorities said an adult was killed and two children were seriously injured when a bus waiting outside the elementary school suddenly lurched forward and struck them. (Mykal McEldowney/The Indianapolis Star via AP) MANDATORY CREDITINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An elementary principal who was fatally struck when a school bus accelerated toward a group of students pushed six to 10 children to safety, a teacher who witnessed the accident estimated Wednesday.


Ferguson, US reach tentative deal on police overhaul

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:39

FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 28, 2014, file photo, police and Missouri National Guardsmen face protesters gathered in front of the Ferguson Police Department in Ferguson, Mo. The Justice Department has reached a tentative agreement with Ferguson on systemic changes following the fatal police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in 2014, city officials announced Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016. The recommended overhaul to the Ferguson Police Department and the city’s municipal court system follows seven months of negotiations and likely averts a civil rights lawsuit that federal officials can bring against departments that resist changing their policing practices. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Ferguson Police Department has agreed to overhaul its policies, training and practices as part of a sweeping deal with the Justice Department following the 2014 fatal police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown, city and federal officials announced Wednesday.


Preview: Washington State at USC - KSPR

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:39

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Preview: Washington State at USC
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USC, which just finished a stretch of playing five of seven Pac-12 games on the road, returns home to host slumping Washington State on Thursday night. The Trojans, who have won 12 straight at the Galen Center and are 11-0 there this season, now get to ...
USC Begins Three-Game Homestand With Washington StateUniversity of Southern California Official Athletic Site
USC Trojans vs. Washington State Cougars - 1/28/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and PredictionSports Chat Place
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Sounders’ Clint Dempsey welcomes slow start to 2016

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:39

The 32-year-old forward is spending his first full preseason with the Sounders after deciding to skip the U.S. national team’s winter camp.
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Sounders’ Clint Dempsey welcomes slow start to 2016

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:39

The 32-year-old forward is spending his first full preseason with the Sounders after deciding to skip the U.S. national team’s winter camp.
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Sounders’ Clint Dempsey welcomes slow start to 2016

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:39

The 32-year-old forward is spending his first full preseason with the Sounders after deciding to skip the U.S. national team’s winter camp.

Feds seek insurance sign-ups as clock ticks towards enrollment deadline

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:36

Four days before an enrollment deadline they vow not to extend, federal health officials on Thursday tried to dismiss suggestions Affordable...

       

Caucus 101: Iowa students hit the books before the polls

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:35

13 students enrolled in the two-credit Grinnell Caucus Project went on the road last week for an up-close view of the Iowa Caucus.

       

Re-elected Vietnam communist boss says ‘a lot of work ahead’

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:34

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam’s Communist Party ended its five-yearly congress Thursday after re-electing its 71-year-old chief for a second term, an expected outcome that sees the conservative pro-China ideologue cementing his hold on power. “Let me be very frank. I didn’t expect to be introduced and elected,” General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong (pronounced Noo-yen […]
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Re-elected Vietnam communist boss says ‘a lot of work ahead’

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:34

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam’s Communist Party ended its five-yearly congress Thursday after re-electing its 71-year-old chief for a second term, an expected outcome that sees the conservative pro-China ideologue cementing his hold on power. “Let me be very frank. I didn’t expect to be introduced and elected,” General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong (pronounced Noo-yen […]
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Re-elected Vietnam communist boss says ‘a lot of work ahead’

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:34

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam’s Communist Party ended its five-yearly congress Thursday after re-electing its 71-year-old chief for a second term, an expected outcome that sees the conservative pro-China ideologue cementing his hold on power. “Let me be very frank. I didn’t expect to be introduced and elected,” General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong (pronounced Noo-yen […]

Teen, man shot in South Philadelphia

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:34

Teen, man shot in South PhiladelphiaPolice are investigating a double shooting in South Philadelphia.


Fear and loathing will power drama of EU debate

BBC World News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:32
EU referendum debate will be dramatic
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Preview: Washington State at USC - WPTZ The Champlain Valley

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:31

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Preview: Washington State at USC
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USC, which just finished a stretch of playing five of seven Pac-12 games on the road, returns home to host slumping Washington State on Thursday night. The Trojans, who have won 12 straight at the Galen Center and are 11-0 there this season, now get to ...
USC Begins Three-Game Homestand With Washington StateUniversity of Southern California Official Athletic Site
USC Trojans vs. Washington State Cougars - 1/28/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and PredictionSports Chat Place
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NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:31

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam Communist Party ends congress, re-elected leader says a “lot of work ahead of us”
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Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:31

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam Communist Party ends congress, re-elected leader says a “lot of work ahead of us”
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Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:31

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam Communist Party ends congress, re-elected leader says a “lot of work ahead of us”

California adopts first energy standards for household LEDs

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:31

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California has become the first state to set energy standards for household LEDs and track-lighting bulbs — a move that could save consumers billions in utility bills and prompt nationwide adoption of the requirements. The California Energy Commission on Wednesday approved standards for energy efficiency, color and minimum lifetime for general […]
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California adopts first energy standards for household LEDs

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:31

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California has become the first state to set energy standards for household LEDs and track-lighting bulbs — a move that could save consumers billions in utility bills and prompt nationwide adoption of the requirements. The California Energy Commission on Wednesday approved standards for energy efficiency, color and minimum lifetime for general […]
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California adopts first energy standards for household LEDs

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:31

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California has become the first state to set energy standards for household LEDs and track-lighting bulbs — a move that could save consumers billions in utility bills and prompt nationwide adoption of the requirements. The California Energy Commission on Wednesday approved standards for energy efficiency, color and minimum lifetime for general […]