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Cal women's basketball faces Washington State on Friday - Daily Californian

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:39

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Cal women's basketball faces Washington State on Friday
Daily Californian
Like Cal, Washington State currently resides in the bottom half of the Pac-12, sitting tied for seventh in the standings with a conference record of 3-5. Both teams also posted identical 9-2 records in nonconference play. The Cougars were projected to ...

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You may not get Trump vs. Cruz, but Fox offered Wallace vs. Cruz

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:39

It's a hallmark of most debates: Candidates squabbling with moderators.

       

Europe racks up billions in deals with Iran now that sanctions are lifted

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:38

Italian and French companies have reached deals to sell cars, planes and other products.

       

30 years since Challenger: New voice at astronauts’ memorial

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:36

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — As families of the lost Challenger astronauts gather with NASA to mark the space shuttle accident’s 30th anniversary, there’s a new voice to address the crowd. June Scobee Rodgers — widow of Challenger commander Dick Scobee and longtime spokeswoman for the group — is passing the torch to daughter Kathie […]
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30 years since Challenger: New voice at astronauts’ memorial

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:36

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — As families of the lost Challenger astronauts gather with NASA to mark the space shuttle accident’s 30th anniversary, there’s a new voice to address the crowd. June Scobee Rodgers — widow of Challenger commander Dick Scobee and longtime spokeswoman for the group — is passing the torch to daughter Kathie […]
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30 years since Challenger: New voice at astronauts’ memorial

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:36

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — As families of the lost Challenger astronauts gather with NASA to mark the space shuttle accident’s 30th anniversary, there’s a new voice to address the crowd. June Scobee Rodgers — widow of Challenger commander Dick Scobee and longtime spokeswoman for the group — is passing the torch to daughter Kathie […]

Malala warns of Syria's education gap

BBC World News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:31
Campaigner Malala Yousafzai calls for more to be done to educate millions of Syrian refugee children denied access to school.
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Rubio challenges Cruz on national security

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:31

With Donald Trump not on the stage, the top two candidates in polls nationally in Iowa in Thursday's debate are Texas Sen. Ted Cruz and Flor...

       

Sheriff: 3 who broke out of California jail must’ve had help

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:29

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Three inmates who broke out of a California jail must have had help for the elaborate and difficult escape, the sheriff who oversees the lockup said. Sheriff Sandra Hutchens said the inmates, who have yet to be caught nearly a week after the breakout, could not have sawed through the […]
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Sheriff: 3 who broke out of California jail must’ve had help

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:29

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Three inmates who broke out of a California jail must have had help for the elaborate and difficult escape, the sheriff who oversees the lockup said. Sheriff Sandra Hutchens said the inmates, who have yet to be caught nearly a week after the breakout, could not have sawed through the […]
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Sheriff: 3 who broke out of California jail must’ve had help

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:29

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Three inmates who broke out of a California jail must have had help for the elaborate and difficult escape, the sheriff who oversees the lockup said. Sheriff Sandra Hutchens said the inmates, who have yet to be caught nearly a week after the breakout, could not have sawed through the […]

Satanists to give prayer at city council meeting

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:25

Move triggers a debate about religious freedom and use of public venue.

       

Leaders of Cyprus, Greece, Israel meet to boost cooperation

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:22

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The leaders of Cyprus, Greece and Israel are meeting in the Cypriot capital with the aim of strengthening cooperation and bolstering stability in a region wracked by conflict. Thursday’s talks are the first tripartite summit between Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. […]
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Leaders of Cyprus, Greece, Israel meet to boost cooperation

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:22

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The leaders of Cyprus, Greece and Israel are meeting in the Cypriot capital with the aim of strengthening cooperation and bolstering stability in a region wracked by conflict. Thursday’s talks are the first tripartite summit between Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. […]
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Leaders of Cyprus, Greece, Israel meet to boost cooperation

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:22

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The leaders of Cyprus, Greece and Israel are meeting in the Cypriot capital with the aim of strengthening cooperation and bolstering stability in a region wracked by conflict. Thursday’s talks are the first tripartite summit between Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. […]

FBI, police say investigation connected with Lauren Spierer case

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:21

The FBI is assisting the Bloomington Police Department with investigative work in Morgan County, southwest of Indianapolis.

       

Sweden may reject 80,000 asylum claims

BBC World News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:18
Sweden may reject the asylum applications of up to 80,000 migrants and should prepare to deport them, the interior minister says.
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Cruz addresses 'elephant not in the room' at debate (Hint: It's Donald Trump)

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:17

Did you think the first question would be about anyone else?

       

In U.S. oil capital Houston, no cheap fuel bonanza for airlines

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:13

United Airlines planes are seen on platform at the Newark Liberty International Airport in New JerseyWhile airlines are in no rush to pass on fuel savings to passengers brought by the collapse in oil prices, the Houston travel market has left them little choice. Airlines serving the U.S. oil capital have resorted to steep discounts to lure newly budget-conscious energy executives back into the air, according to an analysis of ticket prices provided exclusively to Reuters. Crude's 70-percent drop in the past 19 months has made the Houston travel market a rare point of downward pressure on airline revenues.


AP Newsbreak: Nevada seeks change in sage grouse mining rule

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 17:13

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The governor of gold-rich Nevada is pressing the Obama administration to alter its sage grouse protection plan to free up thousands of mining claims by shrinking the restricted area in exchange for making other unprotected areas off limits, restoring burned out rangeland and reining in wild horse herds. Gov. Brian Sandoval […]
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