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UnitedHealth to Pull Back From Insurance Exchanges, Citing Losses

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:57
The company said it planned to withdraw from most states and offer policies on the public exchanges in only some states for 2017.

Apple Maps adds public-transit directions in Seattle

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:56

Apple Maps can now tell you which bus to take and when that bus will arrive.
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Apple Maps adds public-transit directions in Seattle

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:56

Apple Maps can now tell you which bus to take and when that bus will arrive.
Categories: Sports Center

Apple Maps adds public-transit directions in Seattle

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:56

Apple Maps can now tell you which bus to take and when that bus will arrive.

'Catastrophic': Up to 3500 gallons of nuclear waste leak at Washington State storage site - RT

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:54

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'Catastrophic': Up to 3500 gallons of nuclear waste leak at Washington State storage site
RT
Thousands of gallons of radioactive waste are estimated to have leaked at a Manhattan Project-era nuclear storage tank in Washington State over the weekend, triggering an alarm and causing one former worker to label it as “catastrophic." The expanded ...
Nuclear leak at Washington state's Hanford Site is CATASTROPHIC says former workerDaily Mail
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Suspect in police barracks ambush wants statements tossed

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:53

Hearing delayed in police ambush case after judge bars mediaAttorneys for a man charged with ambushing two troopers outside a Pennsylvania State Police barracks are in court arguing his statements to police should be thrown out.


Atlantic City makes rest of $8.4M school tax payment

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:51

Atlantic City makes rest of $8.4M school tax paymentAtlantic City made the rest of a tax payment it owed to its school system on Tuesday, hours before a judge was to consider freezing the city's cash until the debt was paid.


Body of missing Florida priest found in Georgia: police

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:47

Steven James Murray is seen in an undated picture from the Aiken County Sheriff's Office in Aiken County, South CarolinaLaw enforcement officials worked on Tuesday to identify what they believed to be the body of a priest who was kidnapped in Florida and found dead in Georgia. The weeklong search for Father Rene Robert, 71, was called off Monday night after the suspect in the case helped investigators find a body in rural Burke County, Georgia, near the South Carolina border, Sheriff David Shoar of St. Johns County, Florida, said at a news conference. Robert, a senior priest for the Diocese of St. Augustine in Florida, had been missing since April 10, the day authorities believe he was kidnapped, according to a statement from the sheriff on Facebook.


Attack in Kabul Leaves Dozens Dead and Hundreds Hurt

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:44
The Taliban claimed responsibility for the explosion during the morning rush hour, underscoring fears about the group’s ability to infiltrate the Afghan capital.

Michael Strahan leaving 'LIVE with Kelly and Michael'

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:43

Michael Strahan leaving 'LIVE with Kelly and Michael,' joining GMA full timeThe television star and former NFL player will join "Good Morning America" full time in September.


Kabul hit by large suicide attack

BBC World News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:42
At least 28 people have been killed and more than 300 injured in a large suicide attack in the Afghan capital Kabul, say officials.
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Ohio man accused of plotting government attack can stand trial: judge

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:38

Christopher Cornell, 20, of Cincinnati, Ohio is pictured in this handout photoU.S. District Judge Sandra Beckwith in Cincinnati preliminarily ruled on Monday that Christopher Cornell, 22, was competent and she finalized that decision in a filing. Cornell, of Green Township, Ohio, near Cincinnati, was arrested in January 2015 and accused of plotting an attack using pipe bombs and bullets.


Champion Swiss snowboarder killed at 21

BBC World News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:38
Estelle Balet, a 21-year-old Swiss extreme snowboarder, dies in an avalanche in the Alps.
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Egypt tea vendor 'shot by police'

BBC World News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:36
Hundreds of Egyptians protest in the capital, Cairo, after a policeman allegedly shoots dead a street vendor after an argument over the price of a cup of tea.
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VIDEO: Stunning Nasa video of Northern Lights

BBC World News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:34
Nasa has released time-lapse footage from the International Space Station showing the Aurora Borealis in spectacular detail.
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FBI: Using third-parties to break encryption not solution

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:33
WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior FBI official says she doesn't think hiring third parties to help the FBI hack into locked iPhones should be the solution.

Freddie Gray, 1 year later: What has changed in Baltimore?

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:30

FILE- In this July 30, 2015 file photo, a man walks past a corner where a victim of a shooting was discovered in Baltimore. The summer after Gray's death saw the highest rate of bloodshed since Baltimore police began keeping track of homicides in 1972. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)BALTIMORE (AP) — When Freddie Gray died April 19, 2015, and riots erupted, Baltimore and its residents were forced to confront issues that had plagued them for decades, community leader Ericka Alston said.


Volkswagen Case Gives Judge, Onetime Aspiring Actor, Role of a Lifetime

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:28
The overseeing of the class-action suits brought by American car owners is a career highlight for Charles R. Breyer, who is widely described as fair, pragmatic and creative.

Warrant: Child's remains found in bags under North Carolina home

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:28

 Child's remains found in bags under North Carolina homeA man running a cable underneath a North Carolina home found multiple bags containing what appeared to be the human remains of a child, police said.


Malaysia Airlines CEO to leave job long before contract ends

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 23:26
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia Airlines said Tuesday its CEO, Christoph Mueller, will leave his job in September, way ahead of the end of his three-year contract, due to "changing personal circumstances."