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Takata Denies Reports Its Chief Executive Will Resign

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:45
The airbag maker faces pressure from automakers over a safety scandal linked to 10 deaths and the recall of millions of cars.









Japan surprises with negative rate

BBC World News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:44
In a surprise move, the Bank of Japan introduces a negative interest rate to counter the ongoing economic slump in the world's third-largest economy.
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Woman jumps to escape flames in East Mt. Airy home

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:42

Woman jumps to escape flames in East Mt. Airy homeA woman jumped from a window to escape the flames inside an apartment in Philadelphia's East Mount Airy section.


Michael Phelps in a speedo won the ASU basketball game

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:36

The bar has been set for free-throw distractions in student sections across college basketball.

       

Back-to-school boot camps help veterans in the classroom

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:33

'I knew I was intelligent, but sometimes we lack confidence ... especially as veterans. We’re taught to humble ourselves.'

       

Police find dead body inside Delaware home, appears suspicious

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:31

Police find man's body inside Delaware home; death appears suspiciousPolice are investigating a suspicious death after finding a man's body inside a home in New Castle, Delaware.


Experiencing the Presidential Campaign: A Virtual Reality Film

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:30
The Times has produced a virtual reality film from footage taken over the last month capturing the candidates and perhaps the best part of their events: the crowds.









Arrests, allegations of mass graves in Burundi unrest

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:27

BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — A rights group said Friday it had seen evidence indicating possible mass graves in Burundi as unrest escalated with the arrest of 17 people in a security sweep, including two foreign journalists. Satellite images, video footage and witness accounts show that dozens of people allegedly killed by Burundian security forces in […]
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Arrests, allegations of mass graves in Burundi unrest

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:27

BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — A rights group said Friday it had seen evidence indicating possible mass graves in Burundi as unrest escalated with the arrest of 17 people in a security sweep, including two foreign journalists. Satellite images, video footage and witness accounts show that dozens of people allegedly killed by Burundian security forces in […]
Categories: Sports Center

Arrests, allegations of mass graves in Burundi unrest

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:27

BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — A rights group said Friday it had seen evidence indicating possible mass graves in Burundi as unrest escalated with the arrest of 17 people in a security sweep, including two foreign journalists. Satellite images, video footage and witness accounts show that dozens of people allegedly killed by Burundian security forces in […]

Officials: Shooting kills 3 at Shiite mosque in Saudi Arabia

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:26

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — A shooting at a Shiite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia killed three people and wounded others Friday during prayers, security officials and a witness said, in the latest violence to strike the region. The attack struck the Imam Reza Mosque in the neighborhood of Mehasin, an area popular with Shiite […]
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Officials: Shooting kills 3 at Shiite mosque in Saudi Arabia

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:26

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — A shooting at a Shiite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia killed three people and wounded others Friday during prayers, security officials and a witness said, in the latest violence to strike the region. The attack struck the Imam Reza Mosque in the neighborhood of Mehasin, an area popular with Shiite […]
Categories: Sports Center

Officials: Shooting kills 3 at Shiite mosque in Saudi Arabia

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:26

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — A shooting at a Shiite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia killed three people and wounded others Friday during prayers, security officials and a witness said, in the latest violence to strike the region. The attack struck the Imam Reza Mosque in the neighborhood of Mehasin, an area popular with Shiite […]

Navy commander pleads guilty in massive bribery case

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:20

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A Navy commander accused of diverting ships to Asian ports for a Malaysian contractor offering prostitution services and other gifts pleaded guilty to bribery charges Thursday, marking the eighth conviction in the massive scandal. Michael Misiewicz is one of the highest ranking Naval officers charged in the case, which is centered […]
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Navy commander pleads guilty in massive bribery case

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:20

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A Navy commander accused of diverting ships to Asian ports for a Malaysian contractor offering prostitution services and other gifts pleaded guilty to bribery charges Thursday, marking the eighth conviction in the massive scandal. Michael Misiewicz is one of the highest ranking Naval officers charged in the case, which is centered […]
Categories: Sports Center

Navy commander pleads guilty in massive bribery case

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:20

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A Navy commander accused of diverting ships to Asian ports for a Malaysian contractor offering prostitution services and other gifts pleaded guilty to bribery charges Thursday, marking the eighth conviction in the massive scandal. Michael Misiewicz is one of the highest ranking Naval officers charged in the case, which is centered […]

Regulators get input — sort of — on self-driving car rollout

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:17

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California regulators deciding how to permit the future rollout of self-driving cars have been told by consumer advocates that their cautious approach was right on, and by companies developing the technology that the current course will delay deployment of vehicles that promise huge safety benefits. The state’s Department of Motor Vehicles […]
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Regulators get input — sort of — on self-driving car rollout

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:17

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California regulators deciding how to permit the future rollout of self-driving cars have been told by consumer advocates that their cautious approach was right on, and by companies developing the technology that the current course will delay deployment of vehicles that promise huge safety benefits. The state’s Department of Motor Vehicles […]
Categories: Sports Center

Regulators get input — sort of — on self-driving car rollout

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:17

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California regulators deciding how to permit the future rollout of self-driving cars have been told by consumer advocates that their cautious approach was right on, and by companies developing the technology that the current course will delay deployment of vehicles that promise huge safety benefits. The state’s Department of Motor Vehicles […]

EU migrant deaths surge in first month of year

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 18:14

The number of refugees and migrants who died while trying to reach Europe by sea surged in the first month of this year.