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Michigan attorney general: 3 officials charged in Flint water crisis “failed Michigan families”

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:18

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Michigan attorney general: 3 officials charged in Flint water crisis “failed Michigan families”
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Michigan attorney general: 3 officials charged in Flint water crisis “failed Michigan families”

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:18

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Michigan attorney general: 3 officials charged in Flint water crisis “failed Michigan families”

McDonald’s quashes all-you-can-eat fries reports

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:16

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — McDonald’s Corp. is quashing reports that a coming Missouri restaurant will test all-you-can-eat fries, saying the endless spuds will be available for a limited time only to promote the site’s scheduled July grand opening. The buzz is around a reported “test” of unlimited fries for customers at the pending location […]
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McDonald’s quashes all-you-can-eat fries reports

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:16

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — McDonald’s Corp. is quashing reports that a coming Missouri restaurant will test all-you-can-eat fries, saying the endless spuds will be available for a limited time only to promote the site’s scheduled July grand opening. The buzz is around a reported “test” of unlimited fries for customers at the pending location […]
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McDonald’s quashes all-you-can-eat fries reports

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:16

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — McDonald’s Corp. is quashing reports that a coming Missouri restaurant will test all-you-can-eat fries, saying the endless spuds will be available for a limited time only to promote the site’s scheduled July grand opening. The buzz is around a reported “test” of unlimited fries for customers at the pending location […]

Council to limit salmon fishing off Washington state, Oregon - Daily Astorian

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:15

Council to limit salmon fishing off Washington state, Oregon
Daily Astorian
VANCOUVER, Wash. — The Pacific Fisheries Management Council has adopted limited summer salmon fishing seasons off the Washington and northern Oregon coasts. At a meeting last week, the council avoided a complete closure of the season, ...

Study: Warming giving US type of weather we prefer — for now

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:15

WASHINGTON (AP) — Global warming has mostly made the weather more pleasant for Americans over the last 40 years, which may explain why much of the public doesn’t rank climate change as big a threat as do scientists and the rest of the world, a new study suggests. But that perceived benefit of global warming […]
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Study: Warming giving US type of weather we prefer — for now

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:15

WASHINGTON (AP) — Global warming has mostly made the weather more pleasant for Americans over the last 40 years, which may explain why much of the public doesn’t rank climate change as big a threat as do scientists and the rest of the world, a new study suggests. But that perceived benefit of global warming […]
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Study: Warming giving US type of weather we prefer — for now

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:15

WASHINGTON (AP) — Global warming has mostly made the weather more pleasant for Americans over the last 40 years, which may explain why much of the public doesn’t rank climate change as big a threat as do scientists and the rest of the world, a new study suggests. But that perceived benefit of global warming […]

Idaho preschooler left on bus ends up at wrong school

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:14

AMMON, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho school district is investigating after a preschooler missed his bus stop on his way to school, woke up alone in a bus barn, then made his way to the wrong preschool, where he spent the rest of the day without anyone realizing what had happened. Bonneville School District spokesman […]
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Idaho preschooler left on bus ends up at wrong school

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:14

AMMON, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho school district is investigating after a preschooler missed his bus stop on his way to school, woke up alone in a bus barn, then made his way to the wrong preschool, where he spent the rest of the day without anyone realizing what had happened. Bonneville School District spokesman […]
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Idaho preschooler left on bus ends up at wrong school

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:14

AMMON, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho school district is investigating after a preschooler missed his bus stop on his way to school, woke up alone in a bus barn, then made his way to the wrong preschool, where he spent the rest of the day without anyone realizing what had happened. Bonneville School District spokesman […]

Schilling defends Facebook post about transgender people

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:13

BOSTON (AP) — ESPN analyst and former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling is defending himself after making comments on Facebook about transgender people. Schilling this week reposted an image of an overweight man wearing a long blond wig and revealing women’s clothing. It included the phrase: “Let him in! To the restroom with your […]
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Schilling defends Facebook post about transgender people

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:13

BOSTON (AP) — ESPN analyst and former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling is defending himself after making comments on Facebook about transgender people. Schilling this week reposted an image of an overweight man wearing a long blond wig and revealing women’s clothing. It included the phrase: “Let him in! To the restroom with your […]
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Schilling defends Facebook post about transgender people

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:13

BOSTON (AP) — ESPN analyst and former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling is defending himself after making comments on Facebook about transgender people. Schilling this week reposted an image of an overweight man wearing a long blond wig and revealing women’s clothing. It included the phrase: “Let him in! To the restroom with your […]

Idaho preschooler left on bus ends up at wrong school

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:12
AMMON, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho school district is investigating after a preschooler missed his bus stop on his way to school, woke up alone in a bus barn, then made his way to the wrong preschool, where he spent the rest of the day without anyone realizing what had happened.

A timeline of the water crisis in Flint, Michigan

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:11
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A look at some of the key events in the development of the Flint water crisis:

Woman who saw sister killed by white mob in 1969 has died

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:09
YORK, Pa. (AP) — A black woman who watched a white mob kill her sister during race riots nearly a half-century ago in Pennsylvania — and had to wait over 30 years for justice — has died.

Overturned truck jams traffic on EB Schuylkill Expressway

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:06

Overturned truck jams traffic on EB Schuylkill ExpresswayA dump truck has crashed and overturned, jamming traffic on the eastbound Schuylkill Expressway in University City.


GM cites progress in ignition-switch case settlement talks

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:04

The GM logo is seen at the General Motors Lansing Grand River Assembly Plant in Lansing,A lawyer for General Motors said on Wednesday the company has made "significant progress" toward resolving lawsuits involving injuries and deaths allegedly linked to a faulty ignition switch that prompted the recall of 2.6 million vehicles. GM has admitted that some of its employees knew about the switch problems years before a recall was ordered. "We've made significant progress in terms of discussions and potential resolutions," Richard Godfrey, a lawyer for GM, told U.S. District Judge Jesse Furman during a hearing in Manhattan federal court where federal litigation over the switch has been consolidated.