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State's jobless rate falls to 3.9 percent in September

The rate in the Seattle-Bellevue-Everett area increased slightly to 3.8 percent in September from 3.7 percent in August. In September, the labour force participation rate remained steady at 65.2%. T...

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Winter Weather Forecast: Warmer Than Normal In Northeast, Says NOAA

Winter Weather Forecast: Warmer Than Normal In Northeast, Says NOAA

NOAA's Climate Prediction Center is forecasting a warmer and drier winter while the northern half of the country is more likely to see a cooler, wetter and snowier winter. The rest of the country fa...

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Legendary NYC news anchor Michele Marsh dies after long cancer battle

Legendary NYC news anchor Michele Marsh dies after long cancer battle

Brinker, a well-known cancer advocate, in a post to Facebook. She was part of a wave of women news anchors in New York City back when there weren't a lot of them. "I just think we do learn more fr...

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There's another storm on the way - Storm Brian

There's another storm on the way - Storm Brian

Storms in the United Kingdom and Ireland are named alphabetically and Brian will follow September's Storm Aileen - Hurricane Ophelia was named by the National Hurricane Centre in the USA, so does not ...

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Hunt for militants who kidnapped British missionaries in Nigeria

Hunt for militants who kidnapped British missionaries in Nigeria

The police are attempting to rescue the four people, who were taken by unidentified gunmen on October 13, said Andrew Aniamaka, a spokesman for Delta state police. The motive for the abduction is also...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation sends subpoenas to Rick Pitino, Jim Larranaga for phone records

Federal Bureau of Investigation sends subpoenas to Rick Pitino, Jim Larranaga for phone records

Maybe Pitino should have Bowen take a lie detector test. Pitino said he was asked whether he had any knowledge of an Adidas transaction or of the recruit's family receiving money. Pitino instead squ...

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Statement by Congressman Pat Tiberi

Statement by Congressman Pat Tiberi

Tiberi, a senior member of the House Ways and Means Committee, could announce his plan to leave this week, which could indicate discontent among congressional Republicans over the inability to push th...

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Best George W. Bush Take Downs of Donald Trump Today

Best George W. Bush Take Downs of Donald Trump Today

Bush didn't mention Trump during his remarks, but in his recommendations to strengthen American democracy, he said USA institutions must "step up" and "we need to recall and recover our own identity...

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Fire at huge Chevron oil refinery in Los Angeles area

Fire at huge Chevron oil refinery in Los Angeles area

Flames reportedly burned some power lines, causing big electrical flashes and sending some of the lines falling to the ground. By 11:30 p.m., the fire appeared to be out, but firefighters were conti...

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President Suggest Dems, FBI or Kremlin May Have Bank Rolled Salacious Dossier

President Suggest Dems, FBI or Kremlin May Have Bank Rolled Salacious Dossier

According to Bloomberg , the executives, Fusion GPS partners Peter Fritsch and Thomas Catan , invoked their Fifth Amendment rights against self-incrimination during their session with the House panel...

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Great California ShakeOut Drill 2017 to take place Thursday

Great California ShakeOut Drill 2017 to take place Thursday

As California joins the rest of the nation and world in the global ShakeOut drill at 10:19 a.m. Thursday, a common refrain for many in the United States is to drop, cover and hold on . The drill is...

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McCain is co-sponsoring a political ad bill that takes aim at Facebook

McCain is co-sponsoring a political ad bill that takes aim at Facebook

The measure, first floated by Senate Democrats Mark Warner (Virginia) and Amy Klobuchar (Minnesota), has picked up Republican Sen. The Federal Election Commission "has failed to take sufficient ...

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The Apple Watch's Best New Feature Was Mysteriously Blocked in China

The Apple Watch's Best New Feature Was Mysteriously Blocked in China

For the first time ever, Apple Watch now offered its users cellular service. The feature allows users to connect the Apple Watch to a carrier network and do everything from place calls to send data ov...

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Kenya president snubs vote crisis meeting, presses on with campaign

Kenya president snubs vote crisis meeting, presses on with campaign

Kenya's polls chief cast doubt Wednesday on his organisation's ability to hold a credible vote next week, as opposition leader Raila Odinga vowed to disrupt the election with mass protests. A Keny...

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Former Tulsa Police Officer Shannon Kepler convicted of manslaughter

Former Tulsa Police Officer Shannon Kepler convicted of manslaughter

Kepler was off-duty when he shot 19-year-old Jeremey Lake. Jurors reached a verdict for a lesser charge late Wednesday in ex-Tulsa officer Shannon Kepler's first-degree murder trial. Attorneys also ...

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Melania Trump body double story divides the Internet

Melania Trump body double story divides the Internet

A photo of Melania Trump wearing large black sunglasses during an appearance has sent Twitter into a storm. "Why would the moron say "my wife, Melania, who happens to be right here", Barton asks...

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U.S. expects Pakistan to take decisive action against terrorists: Tillerson

U.S. expects Pakistan to take decisive action against terrorists: Tillerson

US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Tuesday that the US was open to UN reforms to expand the permanent membership of the Security Council but the key for India to get there would b...

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Trump under fire over call to fallen soldier's widow

Trump under fire over call to fallen soldier's widow

What isn't clear is why Trump didn't issue a tweet, word or written statement about the death of four USA service members until almost two weeks later. Johnson was "astonished" by that remark during a...

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What's the most popular Halloween candy in California?

What's the most popular Halloween candy in California?

And if that's the case, we forgive the candy corn-buyers among us. Analysts at the bulk candy dealer took 10 years of sales data from 2007 to 2016, looking in particular at the months leading up to ...

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Central Intelligence Agency fires dog who wasn't 'enjoying' explosive detection training

Central Intelligence Agency fires dog who wasn't 'enjoying' explosive detection training

Even when they could motivate her with food and play to search, she was clearly not enjoying herself any longer. Sometimes, even when a pup tests well and they successfully learn how to detect explosi...

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Kerala has nothing to learn from BJP's hatred agenda: Pinarayi Vijayan

Kerala has nothing to learn from BJP's hatred agenda: Pinarayi Vijayan

Alleging their statements as the breach of federal policies, CM Pinarayi asked, "What debate Amit Shah intends to do without being ready to end such wrong moves". Addressing Shah directly, he said: "A...

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3 dead in 'heinous' Maryland workplace shooting, suspect on the loose

3 dead in 'heinous' Maryland workplace shooting, suspect on the loose

Shots were fired in the Emmorton Business Park before 9:30 a.m. Wednesday. Multiple deaths and injuries have been reported and businesses in the area are on lockdown. Mr Larry Hunt, the manager of R...

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AAA throws support behind Ohio's 'Young Driver Protection Bill'

AAA throws support behind Ohio's 'Young Driver Protection Bill'

More than half of teen drivers wish they learned more about driving safely on ice, snow, or wet roads. Every 15 Minutes focuses on high school juniors and seniors, challenging them to think about ...

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Costco Wholesale Corporation's (COST) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Group LLC

The stock rose 0.09% or $0.05 reaching $57.71. About shares traded. Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ: COST ) has risen 25.14% since October 18, 2016 and is uptrending. Trust Company Of Vermont acc...

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Caesars Entertainment Corporati (NASDAQ:CZR) Trading Volume Significantly Higher

The ROIC Quality of Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NasdaqGS: CZR ) is 0.787416. It has outperformed by 45.74% the S&P500. After a recent check, the 14-day RSIfor Caesars Entertainment Corp ( CZR...

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Polestar and Volvo will upend modern auto ownership

Polestar and Volvo will upend modern auto ownership

But since the Concept Coupe arrived, Volvo has bought up Polestar and decided it will build standalone cars, and that a Polestar take on the Concept Coupe was the way to go. Close behind will be the s...

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The Case for and Against The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT)

This number is based on a 1 to 5 scale where 1 indicates a Strong Buy recommendation while 5 represents a Strong Sell. BlackRock Inc. raised its holdings in shares of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber by 3,6...

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UK Serious Fraud Office Aware of Guptas' Overseas Banking Networks

In reply, Mr Hammond said that he had contacted the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), Serious Fraud Office and National Crime Agency in the United Kingdom, the paper said. The FCA said it was also ...

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McConnell says he expects Senate to approve FY 2018 budget by Friday

McConnell says he expects Senate to approve FY 2018 budget by Friday

Both the Senate and the House of Representatives must agree on a budget resolution. The GOP controls 52 of the 100 Senate seats, but with health problems keeping Cochran in MS, they can only afford ...

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Kurdish Forces Withdraw to June 2014 Lines

Kurdish Forces Withdraw to June 2014 Lines

In response to last month's illegitimate referendum, the Iraqi armed forces in recent days have been deployed in Kirkuk and other disputed areas following the withdrawal of pro-KRG Peshmerga forces. D...

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