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DuPont reports 4Q loss, steps up cost cuts ahead of Dow deal

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:10

DOVER, Del. (AP) — DuPont Co., pursuing a merger with Dow Chemical, tipped to a fourth-quarter loss as volumes declined and the strong dollar weighed on results. The company is ratcheting up spending cuts ahead of the deal, announcing it expects about $730 million in cost reductions by the end of the year. It’s laying […]
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DuPont reports 4Q loss, steps up cost cuts ahead of Dow deal

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:10

DOVER, Del. (AP) — DuPont Co., pursuing a merger with Dow Chemical, tipped to a fourth-quarter loss as volumes declined and the strong dollar weighed on results. The company is ratcheting up spending cuts ahead of the deal, announcing it expects about $730 million in cost reductions by the end of the year. It’s laying […]
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DuPont reports 4Q loss, steps up cost cuts ahead of Dow deal

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:10

DOVER, Del. (AP) — DuPont Co., pursuing a merger with Dow Chemical, tipped to a fourth-quarter loss as volumes declined and the strong dollar weighed on results. The company is ratcheting up spending cuts ahead of the deal, announcing it expects about $730 million in cost reductions by the end of the year. It’s laying […]

Belarus journalist says police beat him; gets fined

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:05

MINSK, Belarus (AP) — A journalist for an independent Belarusian news website who says he was beaten by police while covering a trial of opposition activists has been fined for failing to obey lawful orders. Pavel Dobrovolsky says he was trying to record video Monday of protesters who unfurled a banner at the trial when […]
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Belarus journalist says police beat him; gets fined

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:05

MINSK, Belarus (AP) — A journalist for an independent Belarusian news website who says he was beaten by police while covering a trial of opposition activists has been fined for failing to obey lawful orders. Pavel Dobrovolsky says he was trying to record video Monday of protesters who unfurled a banner at the trial when […]
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Belarus journalist says police beat him; gets fined

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:05

MINSK, Belarus (AP) — A journalist for an independent Belarusian news website who says he was beaten by police while covering a trial of opposition activists has been fined for failing to obey lawful orders. Pavel Dobrovolsky says he was trying to record video Monday of protesters who unfurled a banner at the trial when […]

Photos of the Day: Jan. 26, 2016

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:04

Explore the news of the day with these images from around the world.
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Photos of the Day: Jan. 26, 2016

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:04

Explore the news of the day with these images from around the world.
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Photos of the Day: Jan. 26, 2016

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:04

Explore the news of the day with these images from around the world.

Indian women march for 'right to pray'

BBC World News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:04
Police in western India prevent hundreds of women from marching to a temple traditionally open only to men.
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NYC's pension operations need to be brought into 21st century: comptroller

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:02
The management and operations of New York City's public pension funds need to be brought "into the 21st century", the city's Comptroller said on Tuesday after releasing a report he commissioned on the bureau which runs the funds. The report on the Bureau of Asset Management, which oversees the investments of $160 billion of New York City pension funds, concluded that the unit's "current investment strategy presents a very high level of operational risk" and "an operational failure is increasingly likely". The report highlighted a number of flaws in the system, according to a summary by New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer.

Prosecutor: Ex-teacher assaulted girls with divorced parents

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:02
DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — A former central Ohio elementary school teacher who a prosecutor said preyed on "girls who had divorced parents" was found guilty of more than 40 charges involving the sexual assaults of several students.

NYPD officers help deliver baby on FDR Drive during the morning rush

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:02

NYPD officers help deliver baby on FDR Drive during the morning rushNYPD officers sprang into action to make a special delivery on the FDR Drive during the Tuesday morning rush hour, helping to bring a newborn into the world.


Prosecutor: Ex-teacher assaulted girls with divorced parents

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:01

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — A former central Ohio elementary school teacher who a prosecutor said preyed on “girls who had divorced parents” was found guilty of more than 40 charges involving the sexual assaults of several students. Matthew Rausenberg, 40, was convicted Monday in Delaware County of 34 counts of gross sexual imposition, four counts […]
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Prosecutor: Ex-teacher assaulted girls with divorced parents

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:01

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — A former central Ohio elementary school teacher who a prosecutor said preyed on “girls who had divorced parents” was found guilty of more than 40 charges involving the sexual assaults of several students. Matthew Rausenberg, 40, was convicted Monday in Delaware County of 34 counts of gross sexual imposition, four counts […]
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Prosecutor: Ex-teacher assaulted girls with divorced parents

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:01

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — A former central Ohio elementary school teacher who a prosecutor said preyed on “girls who had divorced parents” was found guilty of more than 40 charges involving the sexual assaults of several students. Matthew Rausenberg, 40, was convicted Monday in Delaware County of 34 counts of gross sexual imposition, four counts […]

Panel Calls for Depression Screenings During and After Pregnancy

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:00
The recommendation is expected to galvanize many more health providers to provide screening for women during pregnancy and after giving birth.









Inquiry in China Adds to Doubt Over Reliability of Its Economic Data

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 23:56
As the country’s stock markets fall, an investigation into the head of the statistics agency could cloud efforts to gauge the weakening growth.









Miley Cyrus to star in Woody Allen’s Amazon series

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 23:53

NEW YORK (AP) — Woody Allen has an unlikely new female star: Miley Cyrus. Cyrus will star in Allen’s as-yet-titled Amazon series, a spokeswoman for Cyrus confirmed. The head-spinning casting combines the 80-year-old filmmaker with the 23-year-old former Disney star. Cyrus will star alongside Elaine May in the six half-hour episodes planned to run this […]
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Miley Cyrus to star in Woody Allen’s Amazon series

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 23:53

NEW YORK (AP) — Woody Allen has an unlikely new female star: Miley Cyrus. Cyrus will star in Allen’s as-yet-titled Amazon series, a spokeswoman for Cyrus confirmed. The head-spinning casting combines the 80-year-old filmmaker with the 23-year-old former Disney star. Cyrus will star alongside Elaine May in the six half-hour episodes planned to run this […]
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