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Treasury calls for new regulations for online lenders

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:34

NEW YORK (AP) — The Treasury Department called for additional oversight and some increased regulations for the online lending industry on Tuesday, the first time a government agency has weighed in on this quickly growing, but largely unrelated, part of the financial world. It also comes at a time when the biggest online lending company, […]
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Treasury calls for new regulations for online lenders

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:34

NEW YORK (AP) — The Treasury Department called for additional oversight and some increased regulations for the online lending industry on Tuesday, the first time a government agency has weighed in on this quickly growing, but largely unrelated, part of the financial world. It also comes at a time when the biggest online lending company, […]
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Treasury calls for new regulations for online lenders

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:34

NEW YORK (AP) — The Treasury Department called for additional oversight and some increased regulations for the online lending industry on Tuesday, the first time a government agency has weighed in on this quickly growing, but largely unrelated, part of the financial world. It also comes at a time when the biggest online lending company, […]

Dozens killed in Ethiopia landslides, flooding amid rains

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:34

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — A state-affiliated broadcaster in Ethiopia says at least 50 people have been killed in flooding and landslides triggered by heavy rains. Fana Broadcasting Corporate cited local officials who said roads have been washed away, bridges have collapsed and tens of thousands of people are affected by heavy rains in many […]
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Dozens killed in Ethiopia landslides, flooding amid rains

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:34

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — A state-affiliated broadcaster in Ethiopia says at least 50 people have been killed in flooding and landslides triggered by heavy rains. Fana Broadcasting Corporate cited local officials who said roads have been washed away, bridges have collapsed and tens of thousands of people are affected by heavy rains in many […]
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Dozens killed in Ethiopia landslides, flooding amid rains

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:34

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — A state-affiliated broadcaster in Ethiopia says at least 50 people have been killed in flooding and landslides triggered by heavy rains. Fana Broadcasting Corporate cited local officials who said roads have been washed away, bridges have collapsed and tens of thousands of people are affected by heavy rains in many […]

More heart clinic patients notified about hepatitis risk

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:32
BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia health officials are notifying more patients at a heart clinic in Beckley who may have been exposed to hepatitis after four additional cases of hepatitis C were detected by the state Bureau of Public Health.

More than 100 Earth-sized planets found

BBC World News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:28
Nasa announces the discovery of more than 100 Earth-sized planets orbiting alien stars.
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Scientific basis for laws on marijuana, driving questioned

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:25

Graphic shows status of marijuana laws in U.S; 2c x 4 inches; 96.3 mm x 101 mm;WASHINGTON (AP) — Motorists are being convicted of driving under the influence of marijuana based on arbitrary state standards that have no connection to whether the driver was actually impaired, says a study by the nation's largest auto club.


College to award posthumous degree to terror attack victim

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:24

FILE - This undated file photo provided by Tatiana Ward shows Aurora Godoy during a trip to San Francisco. Godoy was killed during a Dec. 2, 2015, attack in San Bernardino, Calif. Los Angeles Harbor College says it will honor the memory of Godoy by awarding her a posthumous degree recognizing her as a member of its Class of 2016 during a board of trustees meeting Wednesday, May 11, 2016. (Tatiana Ward via AP, File)SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — A California college will award a posthumous degree to one of its students who died in the San Bernardino terror attack.


Attorney: man charged in Jewish center plot mentally ill

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:23
MIAMI (AP) — A man charged in an undercover FBI operation with plotting to bomb a synagogue and Jewish school in South Florida during the recent Passover observance suffers from long-term mental illness and is no terrorist, his attorney said Tuesday.

Tom Brady’s $200 cookbook a quick seller

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:23

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — It looks like a $200 price tag couldn’t keep Tom Brady’s fans from gobbling up the Patriots quarterback’s new cookbook. The TB12 Nutrition Manual features 89 recipes and is described on the four-time Super Bowl champion’s website as being printed on 100-pound text paper with covers made from natural wood that […]
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Tom Brady’s $200 cookbook a quick seller

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:23

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — It looks like a $200 price tag couldn’t keep Tom Brady’s fans from gobbling up the Patriots quarterback’s new cookbook. The TB12 Nutrition Manual features 89 recipes and is described on the four-time Super Bowl champion’s website as being printed on 100-pound text paper with covers made from natural wood that […]
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Tom Brady’s $200 cookbook a quick seller

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:23

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — It looks like a $200 price tag couldn’t keep Tom Brady’s fans from gobbling up the Patriots quarterback’s new cookbook. The TB12 Nutrition Manual features 89 recipes and is described on the four-time Super Bowl champion’s website as being printed on 100-pound text paper with covers made from natural wood that […]

Meghan Trainor Pulls Music Video Over Photoshopping

Yahoo! Music News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:23
"The View" co-hosts discuss the singer's decision to take down the video.
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Voters in West Virginia and Nebraska cast primary ballots

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:22

Voters in West Virginia and Nebraska are casting primary ballots on Tuesday, but the only competitive presidential race that remains in the Democratic contest in West Virginia. With Nebraska’s Democrats having caucused in March — giving Bernie Sanders a comfortable win over Hillary Clinton — the state’s Republicans went to the polls Tuesday with their […]
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Voters in West Virginia and Nebraska cast primary ballots

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:22

Voters in West Virginia and Nebraska are casting primary ballots on Tuesday, but the only competitive presidential race that remains in the Democratic contest in West Virginia. With Nebraska’s Democrats having caucused in March — giving Bernie Sanders a comfortable win over Hillary Clinton — the state’s Republicans went to the polls Tuesday with their […]
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Voters in West Virginia and Nebraska cast primary ballots

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:22

Voters in West Virginia and Nebraska are casting primary ballots on Tuesday, but the only competitive presidential race that remains in the Democratic contest in West Virginia. With Nebraska’s Democrats having caucused in March — giving Bernie Sanders a comfortable win over Hillary Clinton — the state’s Republicans went to the polls Tuesday with their […]

Tom Brady's $200 cookbook a quick seller

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:21

FILE - In this Jan. 6, 2016, file photo, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady smiles while facing reporters before a scheduled NFL football practice in Foxborough, Mass. A cookbook offered for $200 on Brady's website has sold out. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — It looks like a $200 price tag couldn't keep Tom Brady's fans from gobbling up the Patriots quarterback's new cookbook.


Debate over transgender bathroom access spreads nationwide

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:17

There was a showdown in Houston last fall. This spring, North Carolina became the battleground. By now, confrontations have flared across the country over whether to protect or curtail the right of transgender people to use public restrooms in accordance with their gender identity. The upshot has been emotional debate over privacy, personal safety and […]
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