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Gas blast wrecks Mexico children's hospital, at least 2 dead
MEXICO CITY – Injured and bleeding, mothers carrying infants fled from a maternity hospital shattered by a powerful gas explosion yesterday and rescuers swung sledgehammers to break through fallen concrete hunting for others who might be trapped.
Deadly gas blast at Mexico City children's hospitalCTV News
Survivors recall panic before Mexico City hospital blastWashington Times

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Chicago Sun-Times

Senate passes Keystone XL pipeline bill; Obama veto threatened
Chicago Sun-Times
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., walks to the chamber to manage the Keystone XL Pipeline bill, at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. The Republican-controlled Senate moved toward passage of a bipartisan bill approving the ...
Senate OKs bill to build oil
Yellowstone oil spills fuel arguments over Keystone lineKFGO
Oil prices down on new US pipeline
Chinatopix -Deutsche Welle -The Westside Story
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Irish Independent

Islamic State's Egypt wing claims deadliest attacks in months: official Twitter
CAIRO (Reuters) - Islamic State's Egypt wing claimed a series of attacks that killed at least 27 security personnel on Thursday in some of the worst anti-government violence in months, after commemorations around the anniversary of the 2011 uprising turned ...
Egypt military targeted in deadly Sinai attacksBBC News
Egypt's IS affiliate claims Sinai attacks that killed 26Charlotte Observer
Isis-affiliated terrorist group kills 26 people in bomb and rocket attack in Sinai ...The Independent
Reuters Africa
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EDIT: Vaccination Investigation
Daily Free Press (subscription)
There has been a measles outbreak on the West Coast, and it is at risk of becoming a serious public health crisis. The outbreak originated at Disneyland Park in Anaheim, California, which is clearly no longer “the happiest place on earth.” Approximately 1,000 ...
Measles cases continue to riseAAP News (subscription)
More California Panic: Man with Measles Visited Fresno Maternity WardBreitbart News

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With fate of ISIS hostages in limbo, wife issues emotional plea
The fate of Japanese journalist Kenji Goto and Jordanian military pilot Lt. Muath al-Kaseasbeh remained unclear on Friday, a day after an Islamic State deadline for a possible prisoner swap passed without apparent incident or further word from the group.
Islamic State Group Silent as Deadline Passes Without SwapVoice of America
With deadline for possible prisoner swap past, Islamic State group silent, families ...CTV News
Islamic State group silent as deadline passesYnetnews
U-T San Diego
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Fox News

Death Row Records Co-Founder Involved In Fatal Hit-And Run
The attorney for Marion "Suge" Knight says his client plans to turn himself in to authorities after he accidentally ran over and killed a friend and injured another man as he fled attackers in Compton, Calif. Authorities are investigating Thursday's incident as a ...
Suge Knight sought by US police over man's death in hit-and-runBBC News
Rap mogul Suge Knight suspect in fatal hit-and-runReuters
A timeline of Suge Knight's legal and medical troublesKansas City Star
New York Daily News
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Fox News

Texas executes man for 1996 murder while he was on parole
Fox News
This undated handout photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows Robert Ladd. (AP Photo/Texas Department of Criminal Justice). HUNTSVILLE, Texas – A Texas man convicted of killing a 38-year-old woman nearly two decades ago ...
Robert Ladd Executed by Texas for 1996 Strangling, Beating
Texas executes man for 1996 strangling, beating death in TylerHuntsville Item
Ladd executed for Garner murderMount Pleasant Daily Tribune
Slate Magazine (blog) -Daily Beast
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CNN International

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Arkansas Online
Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., the Senate Armed Services Committee chairman, ordered anti-war protesters removed from a committee hearing, calling them "lowlife scum" as they chanted for the arrest of witness Henry Kissinger. Click here to login or subscribe ...
McCain Boots 'Low-Life Scum' From HearingWIBW
McCain slams Kissinger protesters: 'Get out of here you low-life scum'New York Post
Arizona Daily Star
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Kansas City Star

NFL: Perry super excited for Super Bowl gig
Katy Perry promised good, clean fun and a few surprises in her Super Bowl halftime show, warming up for the coveted gig with a briefing that was as much performance as press conference. "I think I'm going to play to my strengths, which are humor, incredible ...
Katy perry expecations at the super bowlIowa State Daily
Super Bowl 2015 Halftime Show: Will Missy Elliott Join Katy Perry?International Business Times
Missy Elliott Joining Halftime Fun At Super BowlWTVY, Dothan -Irish Independent -Headlines & Global News
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Google's Glass deserves a second life after miscue
SAN FRANCISCO — O.K., Glass, what's next? On Google's earnings call Thursday, CFO Patrick Pichette noted that "when teams aren't able to hit hurdles … sometimes we ask them to take a pause and reset their strategy." He was talking about Google Glass, ...
How can Google snap its stock out of its stupor?Washington Post
Google Downplays the Importance of the Web Browser Search Box, Which Is ...Bloomberg
Google fourth-quarter revenue misses Wall Street targetReuters
StockWise Daily -Economic Times -TVNZ
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Local News For Lansing, MI

FOX 47 News

Challenge from the Mayor: Lose a Million Pounds
FOX 47 News
Co-Creator, Ashley Logan of the non-profit Lettuce Live Well, explained, "People get healthier faster when they do so in communities, so our goal with 'Lansing Loses a Million' was to unite the entire Lansing Metro Area under one goal -- that is to ...
Bernero will challenge Lansing to lose 1 million poundsLansing State Journal
Lansing mayor wants to make utility more accountable to city hallMichigan Radio
Lansing Mayor to Deliver 2015 State of the City AddressWILX-TV
WLNS -Argus Press
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Lansing State Journal

Lansing jobless rate unchanged in December
Lansing State Journal
LANSING – The Lansing area's jobless rate held steady in December as seasonal job losses were offset by people leaving the workforce, the state reported. The unemployment rate in the metro area stood at 4.1 percent last month. That was unchanged from ...

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Lansing State Journal

New brochure highlights Lansing area parks and trails
Lansing State Journal
LANSING – Looking for the best parks and trails in your neighborhood? Wondering where to play softball, ride your bike, snowshoe or go for a run in the Lansing area? There's a new resource for that. The Capital Area Health Alliance, in partnership with ...

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Lansing State Journal

Man defends friend in Lansing sword incident
Lansing State Journal
LANSING – A man who suffered a seizure early Tuesday said a friend cleared a path for first responders by moving samurai-style swords and did not swing them at paramedics, as police maintain. Eric Maupin said friends called 911 after he began having a ...
Lansing man jailed after threatening paramedics with swordWNEM Saginaw

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Lansing State Journal

Joe Nichols to perform at Lansing country music fest
Lansing State Journal
LANSING – Country star Joe Nichols is joining the lineup of Lansing's summer Taste of Country music festival alongside headliner Dierks Bentley. Lansing country radio station 100.7 WITL-FM announced Nichols' performance Thursday. Nichols has five No.


Register of deeds
City Pulse
FRIDAY, JAN. 30 — Ingham County Commissioner Carol Koenig, who is seeking the register of deeds post, said Thursday she has been late or delinquent at times on property taxes. County Prosecutor Stuart Dunnings III, a member of the board that will pick ...
Interviews Begin For Next Register Of DeedsWLNS

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City Pulse

Register of deeds race
City Pulse
THURSDAY, JAN. 29 — Ingham County Commissioner Carol Koenig, a finalist for register of deeds, may have unpaid property taxes on three properties she used to own in the city of Lansing. If selected as the register of deeds, she would be responsible ...

Lansing State Journal

Dogs named 'Stolen,' 'Stinky' buck the trend in Lansing area
Lansing State Journal
LANSING – Ingham County is flush with dogs named Buddy, Max, Bella and Daisy. And lurking around somewhere are pups named "Stolen" and "Stinky." So says the Ingham County Treasurer's Office, which annually collects dog names from licensing forms ...

Lansing State Journal

New Hyundai dealership opens in Lansing
Lansing State Journal
LANSING – The Lansing region again has a Hyundai dealership, more than a year after the South Korean automaker's sole local store closed. Suburban Collection, a Troy-based auto dealer conglomerate, opened Suburban Hyundai of Lansing this month.


Conference Offers Continuing Education For Veterinarians
LANSING, Mich. (AP) – A weekend conference in Lansing will give veterinarians from across Michigan an opportunity to learn about the latest medical techniques and network with colleagues. The event begins Friday and ends Sunday at the Lansing Center.

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