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No charges after homeless man is paid to pour coffee on head

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:43

LAKEWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Police in New Jersey say no charges will be filed after a stranger paid a homeless man $5 to pour coffee on himself twice. Police say that’s because Ronald Leggatt consented even though he was embarrassed. The 65-year-old tells the Asbury Park Press (http://on.app.com/1nqmYk4 ) he let a stranger videotape him […]
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No charges after homeless man is paid to pour coffee on head

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:43

LAKEWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Police in New Jersey say no charges will be filed after a stranger paid a homeless man $5 to pour coffee on himself twice. Police say that’s because Ronald Leggatt consented even though he was embarrassed. The 65-year-old tells the Asbury Park Press (http://on.app.com/1nqmYk4 ) he let a stranger videotape him […]
Categories: Sports Center

No charges after homeless man is paid to pour coffee on head

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:43

LAKEWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Police in New Jersey say no charges will be filed after a stranger paid a homeless man $5 to pour coffee on himself twice. Police say that’s because Ronald Leggatt consented even though he was embarrassed. The 65-year-old tells the Asbury Park Press (http://on.app.com/1nqmYk4 ) he let a stranger videotape him […]

Germany’s Lufthansa, union agree to arbitration talks

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:43

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s Lufthansa and the union representing its cabin crew say they’ve agreed to arbitration in a long and bitter labor dispute that has cost the airline millions. The UFO union has staged multiple strikes to press its demands, including transition payments for its 19,000 members if they retire early. The contract dispute […]
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Germany’s Lufthansa, union agree to arbitration talks

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:43

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s Lufthansa and the union representing its cabin crew say they’ve agreed to arbitration in a long and bitter labor dispute that has cost the airline millions. The UFO union has staged multiple strikes to press its demands, including transition payments for its 19,000 members if they retire early. The contract dispute […]
Categories: Sports Center

Germany’s Lufthansa, union agree to arbitration talks

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:43

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s Lufthansa and the union representing its cabin crew say they’ve agreed to arbitration in a long and bitter labor dispute that has cost the airline millions. The UFO union has staged multiple strikes to press its demands, including transition payments for its 19,000 members if they retire early. The contract dispute […]

No charges after homeless man is paid to pour coffee on head

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:41
LAKEWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Police in New Jersey say no charges will be filed after a stranger paid a homeless man $5 to pour coffee on himself twice.

North Korea Says It’s Holding U.S. Student for ‘Hostile Act’

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:39
The University of Virginia student has been accused of entering the North to bring “down the foundation of its single-minded unity.”









Buttons as contemporary art, reimagined in NYC exhibition

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:38

NEW YORK (AP) — There’s no denying buttons are an important clothing item, but can they rise to the level of art? A new exhibition at a Manhattan gallery proves they can. In the hands of 11 artists, the everyday, mundane objects are used to create sculptures, portraits and amazing wearable art — some political, […]
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Buttons as contemporary art, reimagined in NYC exhibition

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:38

NEW YORK (AP) — There’s no denying buttons are an important clothing item, but can they rise to the level of art? A new exhibition at a Manhattan gallery proves they can. In the hands of 11 artists, the everyday, mundane objects are used to create sculptures, portraits and amazing wearable art — some political, […]
Categories: Sports Center

Buttons as contemporary art, reimagined in NYC exhibition

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:38

NEW YORK (AP) — There’s no denying buttons are an important clothing item, but can they rise to the level of art? A new exhibition at a Manhattan gallery proves they can. In the hands of 11 artists, the everyday, mundane objects are used to create sculptures, portraits and amazing wearable art — some political, […]

AccuWeather Alert: Blizzard Warnings issued for NYC, NJ and Long Island until Sunday

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:37

 Blizzard Warnings issued for NYC, NJ and Long Island until SundayBlizzard and winter storm warnings have been issued across the Tri-State area as a major winter storm threatens to dump up to a foot of snow on parts of the region this weekend.


In Word and Deed, Christie’s Ambitions Shrink at Home Amid White House Bid

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:31
As Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey continues to pursue his long-shot campaign for the presidency, he has nearly vanished from the State Capitol and has scaled back his legislative goals.









Man shot dead at point blank range in West Oak Lane

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:30

Man shot dead at point blank range in West Oak LanePolice say a man in his 20s was shot and killed at point blank range in Philadelphia's West Oak Lane neighborhood.


Ruling communists in Laos promote VP as country’s new leader

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:26

BANGKOK (AP) — The ruling communist party of Laos has chosen a new leader, putting Bounnhang Vorachit in charge of the single-party country as it takes its turn as the chair of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations. The Lao state news agency KPL reported that the 10th Congress of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party […]
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Ruling communists in Laos promote VP as country’s new leader

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:26

BANGKOK (AP) — The ruling communist party of Laos has chosen a new leader, putting Bounnhang Vorachit in charge of the single-party country as it takes its turn as the chair of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations. The Lao state news agency KPL reported that the 10th Congress of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party […]
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Ruling communists in Laos promote VP as country’s new leader

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:26

BANGKOK (AP) — The ruling communist party of Laos has chosen a new leader, putting Bounnhang Vorachit in charge of the single-party country as it takes its turn as the chair of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations. The Lao state news agency KPL reported that the 10th Congress of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party […]

Airline pilot charged with flying under influence of alcohol

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:23

Airline pilot charged with flying under influence of alcoholA former Alaska Airlines captain was charged with piloting an airliner while under the influence of alcohol.


Thundersnow hit the U.S. Here's what that means

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:22

Thunder + snow = thundersnow.

       

At mostly male Davos, there's much talk of women

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:22

“Men have a unique opportunity in this as we still make up 80% of the executive ranks and even more than that at the CEO level,” said Julio ...