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Appeals court won’t allow Kansas’ 1st-in-nation ban on common 2nd-trimester abortion method

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 23:41

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Appeals court won’t allow Kansas’ 1st-in-nation ban on common 2nd-trimester abortion method.
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Appeals court won’t allow Kansas’ 1st-in-nation ban on common 2nd-trimester abortion method

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 23:41

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Appeals court won’t allow Kansas’ 1st-in-nation ban on common 2nd-trimester abortion method.
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Appeals court won’t allow Kansas’ 1st-in-nation ban on common 2nd-trimester abortion method

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 23:41

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Appeals court won’t allow Kansas’ 1st-in-nation ban on common 2nd-trimester abortion method.

Clarification: NYC's Micro Apartments story

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 23:40

In this Dec. 22, 2015, photo, Stage 3 Properties co-founder Christopher Bledsoe demonstrates a desk that expands into a dining table that can seat up to 12 people inside one of the apartments at the Carmel Place building in New York. As the city-sponsored “micro-apartment” project nears completion, it’s setting an example for tiny dwellings that the nation’s biggest city sees as an aid to easing its affordable housing crunch. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Dec. 28 about "micro-apartments" in New York City, The Associated Press reported that Stage 3 Properties designed the interiors and amenities at a development called Carmel Place. The story should have made clear that architecture firm nArchitects designed the interior and exterior of the building, while Stage 3 Properties did design work on the apartment interiors and amenities. A clarified version of the story is below.


Appeals court won't allow Kansas' 1st-in-nation ban on common 2nd-trimester abortion method

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 23:40
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Appeals court won't allow Kansas' 1st-in-nation ban on common 2nd-trimester abortion method.

Judge Dismisses G.M.’s First Ignition Defect Case

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 23:39
Evidence emerged that the plaintiff may have provided misleading testimony about his finances.









GOP lawmakers want exemptions for gay marriage opponents

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 23:39

ATLANTA (AP) — Months after the Supreme Court effectively legalized same-sex marriage, lawmakers across the U.S. are pushing bills that would give businesses and some public employees the right to refuse serving gay couples because of their religious beliefs. The American Civil Liberties Union opposes such bills and says variations have been proposed in 22 […]
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GOP lawmakers want exemptions for gay marriage opponents

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 23:39

ATLANTA (AP) — Months after the Supreme Court effectively legalized same-sex marriage, lawmakers across the U.S. are pushing bills that would give businesses and some public employees the right to refuse serving gay couples because of their religious beliefs. The American Civil Liberties Union opposes such bills and says variations have been proposed in 22 […]
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GOP lawmakers want exemptions for gay marriage opponents

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 23:39

ATLANTA (AP) — Months after the Supreme Court effectively legalized same-sex marriage, lawmakers across the U.S. are pushing bills that would give businesses and some public employees the right to refuse serving gay couples because of their religious beliefs. The American Civil Liberties Union opposes such bills and says variations have been proposed in 22 […]

Ambulance driver and dozens killed in Yemen airstrikes

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 23:35

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The medical charity MSF says that an ambulance for an MSF-supported hospital was hit in an airstrike in Yemen as rebels and security forces say dozens have been killed in one of the most intense 24 hours of airstrikes since the Saudi-led coalition began its military campaign. MSF says that the […]
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Ambulance driver and dozens killed in Yemen airstrikes

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 23:35

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The medical charity MSF says that an ambulance for an MSF-supported hospital was hit in an airstrike in Yemen as rebels and security forces say dozens have been killed in one of the most intense 24 hours of airstrikes since the Saudi-led coalition began its military campaign. MSF says that the […]
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Ambulance driver and dozens killed in Yemen airstrikes

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 23:35

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The medical charity MSF says that an ambulance for an MSF-supported hospital was hit in an airstrike in Yemen as rebels and security forces say dozens have been killed in one of the most intense 24 hours of airstrikes since the Saudi-led coalition began its military campaign. MSF says that the […]

Police officer indicted in shooting of naked, unarmed black man

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 23:32

DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — A white Atlanta-area police officer who shot a naked, mentally ill black veteran who was unarmed has been indicted on felony murder and other charges. The decision came Thursday after DeKalb County prosecutors presented their case against Officer Robert Olsen, who fatally shot Anthony Hill on March 9 while responding to […]
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Police officer indicted in shooting of naked, unarmed black man

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 23:32

DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — A white Atlanta-area police officer who shot a naked, mentally ill black veteran who was unarmed has been indicted on felony murder and other charges. The decision came Thursday after DeKalb County prosecutors presented their case against Officer Robert Olsen, who fatally shot Anthony Hill on March 9 while responding to […]
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Police officer indicted in shooting of naked, unarmed black man

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 23:32

DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — A white Atlanta-area police officer who shot a naked, mentally ill black veteran who was unarmed has been indicted on felony murder and other charges. The decision came Thursday after DeKalb County prosecutors presented their case against Officer Robert Olsen, who fatally shot Anthony Hill on March 9 while responding to […]

US stocks join global rally as energy prices jump again

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 23:32

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are jumping Friday morning as a rally that started in Asia reaches America and energy prices continue to climb from their recent lows, lifting oil and gas stocks. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average gained 233 points, or 1.5 percent, to 16,115 as of 10:20 a.m. Eastern time. […]
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US stocks join global rally as energy prices jump again

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 23:32

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are jumping Friday morning as a rally that started in Asia reaches America and energy prices continue to climb from their recent lows, lifting oil and gas stocks. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average gained 233 points, or 1.5 percent, to 16,115 as of 10:20 a.m. Eastern time. […]
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US stocks join global rally as energy prices jump again

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 23:32

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are jumping Friday morning as a rally that started in Asia reaches America and energy prices continue to climb from their recent lows, lifting oil and gas stocks. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average gained 233 points, or 1.5 percent, to 16,115 as of 10:20 a.m. Eastern time. […]

VIDEO: Wi-fi train station getting India online

BBC World News - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 23:31
India, which will become the second largest market for smart phones this year, is to have a train station fitted out with wi-fi for the first time.
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‘Outsiders’ sparks war between 2 vastly different societies

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 23:28

NEW YORK (AP) — “Outsiders,” the bare-knuckles new drama from WGN America, pits a tribe of off-the-grid hill people against “civilized” folk at the foot of the mountain who want to oust them to unearth a rich vein of coal just waiting to be mined once these long-entrenched squatters are evicted. But it’s not going […]
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