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Ex HSBC boss 'we didn't get it right'

BBC World News - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 02:27
Former HSBC boss Lord Green has admitted the bank "didn't get everything right" when buying the Swiss private bank at the centre of a tax evasion scandal
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Columbia River summer chinook return the largest since at least 1960

NBA - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 02:26
The Columbia River summer chinook has surpassed preseason expectations and is now the largest return in more than 55 years. The Technical Advisory Committee, a group of state, federal and tribal fishery managers, met Monday and provided an in-season forecast of 108,000 adult chinook, which is the third largest since at least 1960. Single-day counts […]
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Columbia River summer chinook return the largest since at least 1960

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 02:26
The Columbia River summer chinook has surpassed preseason expectations and is now the largest return in more than 55 years. The Technical Advisory Committee, a group of state, federal and tribal fishery managers, met Monday and provided an in-season forecast of 108,000 adult chinook, which is the third largest since at least 1960. Single-day counts […]
Categories: Sports Center

Columbia River summer chinook return the largest since at least 1960

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 02:26
The Columbia River summer chinook has surpassed preseason expectations and is now the largest return in more than 55 years. The Technical Advisory Committee, a group of state, federal and tribal fishery managers, met Monday and provided an in-season forecast of 108,000 adult chinook, which is the third largest since at least 1960. Single-day counts […]

Teen playing basketball stabbed in Grays Ferry

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 02:22

Teen playing basketball stabbed in Grays FerryPolice say a 16-year-old boy playing basketball at a playground was stabbed in the Grays Ferry section of Philadelphia.


U.S. lawmakers slam homeland security chief on immigration

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 02:16

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte speaks at a news conference on the anticipated House passage of the USA Freedom Act on Capitol Hill in WashingtonU.S. Republican lawmakers slammed the Obama administration on Tuesday as failing to enforce immigration laws and allowing dangerous criminals to walk free, using the killing of a San Francisco woman to underscore their allegations. Bob Goodlatte, the Republican chairman of the House of Representatives Judiciary Committee, criticized enforcement priorities issued by Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson in November. Obama administration policies "have turned the flight from enforcement into a headlong rush," Goodlatte said at a nearly four-hour hearing.


Obama foes condemn Iran nuclear deal

BBC World News - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 02:14
US conservatives strongly criticise the deal reached between major world powers and Iran that limits Iranian nuclear activity in return for the lifting of sanctions.
Categories: BBC World News

Austin officer makes cellphone stop, helps choking driver

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 02:13
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas police officer who pulled over a driver for illegal use of a cellphone ended up helping the woman, who was trying to call 911 while choking.

The Latest: Parents of blast victims relieved by verdicts

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 02:12

FILE - In this July 10, 2013 file photo, Mark Leonard walks to a hearing in Indianapolis. Leonard, accused of planning a deadly 2012 home explosion that gutted an Indianapolis subdivision, faces 53 counts including charges of murder, arson, conspiracy to commit arson and conspiracy to commit insurance fraud. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Here are the latest developments in the trial of a man convicted of planning an Indiana house explosion that killed two people and damaged or destroyed more than 80 homes (all times EDT):


Ex-mayor of Harrisburg charged in probe of city debt crisis

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 02:08

Former Harrisburg mayor Stephen Reed listens as his lawyer Henry E. Hockeimer, Jr. speaks to press after the arraignment in Harrisburg PennsylvaniaThe former mayor of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, who ended his 28-year tenure in 2010 with the state capital near financial ruin, was charged on 499 criminal counts on Tuesday for theft, bribery, evidence tampering and other charges. Stephen Reed and unnamed associates issued municipal bonds for legitimate purposes but allegedly used some of the proceeds to buy a bizarre list of artifacts in which Reed was interested while creating fees payable to "a coterie of professionals," a grand jury said in its indictment. Reed, 65, who served as mayor from 1982 to 2010, allegedly used some of the bond proceeds to travel the country and buy about 10,000 artifacts, including a sarcophagus, a suit of armor and a "vampire hunting kit," that he said were destined for museums.


ArtsBeat: Shepard Fairey Turns Himself In to Detroit Police

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 02:04
Mr. Fairey returned to the city to face felony vandalism charges.









VIDEO: Probe's photo of dwarf planet Pluto

BBC World News - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 02:01
The New Horizons probe has reached Pluto after a 10 year journey of three billion miles (4.8 billion km).
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Overdose death of rock star's friend

BBC World News - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 01:58
Guitarist Alan Wass was found unconscious in his London flat, an inquest at Westminster Coroner's Court hears.
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Family of New York chokehold victim renews calls to charge officer

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 01:58

Gwen Carr, mother of Eric Garner, stands with the Rev. Al Sharpton before entering the Interfaith Prayer Service for Healing and Reconciliationat the Mt. Sinai United Christian Church in the Staten Island borough of New YorkBy Edward McAllister NEW YORK (Reuters) - The family of Eric Garner, a black man who died after a white police officer put him in a chokehold a year ago, renewed calls to criminally charge the police officer on Tuesday, a day after the family reached a $5.9 million settlement with New York City. A grand jury in December declined to indict the officer, Daniel Pantaleo, who placed Garner, 43, in the chokehold, a maneuver banned by the New York City Police Department. After the state grand jury declined to indict, then-U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder in December promised a full investigation into Garner's death.


Teen arrested in shooting of Delaware man

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 01:57

Teen arrested in shooting of Delaware manPolice in New Castle County, Delaware have arrested a teenager for shooting a man in Wilmington.


U.S. Guantanamo board weighs case of alleged al-Qaeda member

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 01:57
A Yemeni man suspected of being a member of al Qaeda, who has been held at Guantanamo Bay military prison since 2002, faced a U.S. national security board on Tuesday to determine if he should be transferred out of the prison. Salman Yahya Hassan Muhammad Rabei’i, 36, is suspected of having fought in Afghanistan, according to a U.S. Department of Defense profile. It said Rabei’i was at al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden’s Tora Bora complex in 2001 and was captured by fighters from the Northern Alliance that year.

Fire and shooting on same day, same block in Edgemoor, Delaware

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 07/15/2015 - 01:55

Fire and shooting on same day, same block in Edgemoor, DelawareAn investigation is underway after a fast moving fire damaged two homes in Delaware, just hours after a shooting on the same block.