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10 Things to Know for Today

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:15

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. GRIEVING AND DEVASTATED ECUADOR HIT WITH ANOTHER EARTHQUAKE A magnitude-6.1 temblor struck in the early morning hours off the coast of Muisne, just days after a massive 7.8-magnitude quake killed more than 500 people. 2. WHAT RESOUNDING […]
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10 Things to Know for Today

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:15

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. GRIEVING AND DEVASTATED ECUADOR HIT WITH ANOTHER EARTHQUAKE A magnitude-6.1 temblor struck in the early morning hours off the coast of Muisne, just days after a massive 7.8-magnitude quake killed more than 500 people. 2. WHAT RESOUNDING […]
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10 Things to Know for Today

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:15

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. GRIEVING AND DEVASTATED ECUADOR HIT WITH ANOTHER EARTHQUAKE A magnitude-6.1 temblor struck in the early morning hours off the coast of Muisne, just days after a massive 7.8-magnitude quake killed more than 500 people. 2. WHAT RESOUNDING […]

House totally destroyed by flames in Delco

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:13

House destroyed by flames in DelcoA fire left a home in total ruins in Garnet Valley, Pennsylvania early Wednesday morning.


30 years after blast, labor to clean Chernobyl’s traces

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:10

CHERNOBYL NUCLEAR POWER STATION, Ukraine (AP) — Thirty years after the world’s worst nuclear accident, the Chernobyl power plant is surrounded by both desolation and clangorous activity, the sense of a ruined past and a difficult future. The plant is derelict. After the No. 4 reactor exploded in the early-morning hours of April 26, 1986, […]
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30 years after blast, labor to clean Chernobyl’s traces

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:10

CHERNOBYL NUCLEAR POWER STATION, Ukraine (AP) — Thirty years after the world’s worst nuclear accident, the Chernobyl power plant is surrounded by both desolation and clangorous activity, the sense of a ruined past and a difficult future. The plant is derelict. After the No. 4 reactor exploded in the early-morning hours of April 26, 1986, […]
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30 years after blast, labor to clean Chernobyl’s traces

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:10

CHERNOBYL NUCLEAR POWER STATION, Ukraine (AP) — Thirty years after the world’s worst nuclear accident, the Chernobyl power plant is surrounded by both desolation and clangorous activity, the sense of a ruined past and a difficult future. The plant is derelict. After the No. 4 reactor exploded in the early-morning hours of April 26, 1986, […]

China looks to rice cookers to pep up economy

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:07

BEIJING (AP) — The Chinese government’s latest plan to perk up its slowing economy is based on the humble rice cooker and luxury toilet seats. The development plan issued this week strikes a blow for China’s consumers, calling for better products to help create an economy driven by domestic consumption instead of trade and investment. […]
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China looks to rice cookers to pep up economy

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:07

BEIJING (AP) — The Chinese government’s latest plan to perk up its slowing economy is based on the humble rice cooker and luxury toilet seats. The development plan issued this week strikes a blow for China’s consumers, calling for better products to help create an economy driven by domestic consumption instead of trade and investment. […]
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China looks to rice cookers to pep up economy

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:07

BEIJING (AP) — The Chinese government’s latest plan to perk up its slowing economy is based on the humble rice cooker and luxury toilet seats. The development plan issued this week strikes a blow for China’s consumers, calling for better products to help create an economy driven by domestic consumption instead of trade and investment. […]

India 'still seeks Koh-i-noor diamond'

BBC World News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:06
The Indian government says it is still seeking to reclaim the priceless Koh-i-noor diamond from Britain, despite the Supreme Court being told otherwise.
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Vegas, 9 other cities get grant for community court program

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:03

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Court officials say Las Vegas Township Court is one of 10 in the nation to win a grant to begin a community court program to redirect petty offenders in quality-of-life cases. Las Vegas Justice of the Peace Bita Yeager says the award involves a $200,000 grant from the U.S. Department of […]
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Vegas, 9 other cities get grant for community court program

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:03

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Court officials say Las Vegas Township Court is one of 10 in the nation to win a grant to begin a community court program to redirect petty offenders in quality-of-life cases. Las Vegas Justice of the Peace Bita Yeager says the award involves a $200,000 grant from the U.S. Department of […]
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Vegas, 9 other cities get grant for community court program

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:03

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Court officials say Las Vegas Township Court is one of 10 in the nation to win a grant to begin a community court program to redirect petty offenders in quality-of-life cases. Las Vegas Justice of the Peace Bita Yeager says the award involves a $200,000 grant from the U.S. Department of […]

Couple sues after 'disastrous' home renovation for HGTV's 'Love It or List It'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:02

The Raleigh couple says they were left with "disastrous work," including holes in the floor and windows painted shut.

       

Special House panel on infant lives holds hearing on sale of fetal tissue

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 18:00

Democrats say there's no evidence laws have been broken.

       

Heat wave kills more than 160 in southern, eastern India

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 17:54

HYDERABAD, India (AP) — Weeks of sweltering temperatures have caused more than 160 deaths in southern and eastern India. Officials say most of the heat-wave victims were laborers and farmers in the states of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Orissa, though temperatures elsewhere in India have also hit 45 degrees Celsius (113 Fahrenheit). Schools were closed […]
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Heat wave kills more than 160 in southern, eastern India

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 17:54

HYDERABAD, India (AP) — Weeks of sweltering temperatures have caused more than 160 deaths in southern and eastern India. Officials say most of the heat-wave victims were laborers and farmers in the states of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Orissa, though temperatures elsewhere in India have also hit 45 degrees Celsius (113 Fahrenheit). Schools were closed […]
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Heat wave kills more than 160 in southern, eastern India

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 17:54

HYDERABAD, India (AP) — Weeks of sweltering temperatures have caused more than 160 deaths in southern and eastern India. Officials say most of the heat-wave victims were laborers and farmers in the states of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Orissa, though temperatures elsewhere in India have also hit 45 degrees Celsius (113 Fahrenheit). Schools were closed […]

Japan's Mitsubishi Motors Finds Falsified Fuel Mileage Tests

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 17:48
Mitsubishi Motors Corp., the Japanese automaker tarnished by a massive recall-cover-up 15 years ago, owned up to another scandal Wednesday, saying employees had intentionally falsified fuel mileage test data for several vehicle models.