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Geoduck farming takes off as demand for clams grows in Asia

AP US News - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 5:53pm
Geoduck farming takes off as demand for clams grows in Asia Associated Press - 14 May 2015 01:53-04:00 News Topics: Business, Food and drink, General news, Lifestyle, Agriculture and the environment, Mollusks, Agriculture, Fish and shellfish farming, Estuaries, Environment, Environment and nature, Animals, Industries People, Places and Companies: Washington, Puget Sound, China Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Rockies manager Weiss has appendectomy

AP Sports News - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 5:35pm
Rockies manager Weiss has appendectomy Associated Press - 14 May 2015 01:35-04:00 News Topics: Sports, MLB baseball, Surgical procedures, Professional baseball, Baseball, Men's sports, Diagnosis and treatment, Health People, Places and Companies: Walt Weiss, California Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Kin says workers were trapped as Philippine fire kills 58

AP Top news - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 4:55pm
Kin says workers were trapped as Philippine fire kills 58 Associated Press - 14 May 2015 00:55-04:00 News Topics: Business, General news, Industrial accidents, Occupational accidents, Industrial fires, Chemicals manufacturing, Fires, Accidents, Accidents and disasters, Materials industry, Industries People, Places and Companies: Philippines, Manila Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

The Latest on Amtrak crash: College dean died in crash

AP US News - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 4:45pm
The Latest on Amtrak crash: College dean died in crash Associated Press - 14 May 2015 00:45-04:00 News Topics: Business, General news, Rail accidents, Rail travel disruptions, Accidents, Rail transportation industry, Automotive accidents, Transportation accidents, Transportation, Educational services, News industry, Criminal investigations, Municipal governments, Crime, Military schools, High school football, Accidents and disasters, Transportation and shipping, Industrial products and services, Industries, Professional services, Media industry, Media and entertainment industry, Law and order, Local governments, Government and politics, Education, Social affairs, Football, Sports, High school sports People, Places and Companies: Michael Nutter, Ray Mabus, Patrick Murphy, Philadelphia, New York, United States, New York City, New Jersey, Harrisburg, Annapolis, Trenton, Richmond, Maryland Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Wizards' John Wall plays well returning from hand injury

AP Sports News - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 4:45pm
Wizards' John Wall plays well returning from hand injury Associated Press - 14 May 2015 00:45-04:00 News Topics: Sports, Athlete injuries, NBA Playoffs, Men's sports, NBA basketball, Men's basketball, Athlete health, Events, Professional basketball, Basketball People, Places and Companies: John Wall, Al Horford, Dennis Schroder, Randy Wittman, Paul Pierce, Ramon Sessions, Bradley Beal Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Malaysia turns away 2 boats with more than 800 migrants

AP Top news - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 4:36pm
Malaysia turns away 2 boats with more than 800 migrants Associated Press - 14 May 2015 00:36-04:00 News Topics: General news, Political refugees, Humanitarian crises, Human welfare, Social issues, Social affairs People, Places and Companies: Malaysia, Thailand, Southeast Asia, Indonesia, Myanmar, Bangkok Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Yemen's humanitarian truce barely holds as violence resumes

AP Top news - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 4:27pm
Yemen's humanitarian truce barely holds as violence resumes Associated Press - 14 May 2015 00:27-04:00 News Topics: General news, War and unrest, Diplomacy, Humanitarian assistance, Cease fires, Regional cooperation, Government and politics, International relations People, Places and Companies: Ali Abdullah Saleh, Abd al-Rab Mansur al-Hadi, Yemen, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Middle East, Sanaa Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

A star-studded tribute to blacks on TV, yesterday and today

AP US News - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 4:18pm
A star-studded tribute to blacks on TV, yesterday and today Associated Press - 14 May 2015 00:18-04:00 News Topics: Arts and entertainment, General news, Television programs, Entertainment, African-Americans, TV dramas, Race and ethnicity, Social issues, Social affairs People, Places and Companies: Oprah Winfrey, Kerry Washington, Lee Daniels, Julius Erving, Michael Strahan, Wynton Marsalis, Shemar Moore, Phylicia Rashad, Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross, Cicely Tyson, Gwen Ifill Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Horford's late follow gives Hawks 82-81 win over Wizards

AP Sports News - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 4:04pm
Horford's late follow gives Hawks 82-81 win over Wizards Associated Press - 14 May 2015 00:04-04:00 News Topics: Sports, NBA basketball, Athlete injuries, NHL hockey, Men's sports, Men's basketball, Professional basketball, Basketball, Athlete health, Professional hockey, Hockey, Men's hockey People, Places and Companies: Al Horford, Paul Pierce, John Wall, Dennis Schroder, Jeff Teague, Mike Budenholzer, Randy Wittman, Bradley Beal, Kyle Korver, Otto Porter, Ramon Sessions, Larry Bird, Mike Muscala, Mike Scott, Atlanta, New York City Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Rangers advance in OT on Stepan's goal, 2-1 over Capitals

AP Sports News - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 4:02pm
Rangers advance in OT on Stepan's goal, 2-1 over Capitals Associated Press - 14 May 2015 00:02-04:00 News Topics: Sports, Stanley Cup Finals, Men's sports, NHL hockey, Events, Professional hockey, Hockey, Men's hockey People, Places and Companies: Derek Stepan, Henrik Lundqvist, Martin Brodeur, Alexander Ovechkin, Kevin Hayes, Dan Girardi, Braden Holtby, Rick Nash, Ryan McDonagh, J.T. Miller, Dan Boyle, Brooks Orpik, New York City, New York Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

In rural Colombia, ban on anti-coca herbicide is bittersweet

AP Top news - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 4:01pm
In rural Colombia, ban on anti-coca herbicide is bittersweet Associated Press - 14 May 2015 00:01-04:00 News Topics: General news, Drug-related crime, Environmental laws and regulations, Agrochemicals manufacturing, Recreational drug laws and regulations, Chemicals manufacturing, Armed forces, Skin care, Army, Crime, Environment, Environment and nature, Government regulations, Government and politics, Materials industry, Industries, Business, Military and defense, Personal care, Beauty and fashion, Lifestyle People, Places and Companies: Juan Manuel Santos, Colombia, United States Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Malaysia turns away boat with more than 500 migrants

AP Top news - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 3:49pm
Malaysia turns away boat with more than 500 migrants Associated Press - 13 May 2015 23:49-04:00 News Topics: General news, Political refugees, Humanitarian crises, Human welfare, Social issues, Social affairs People, Places and Companies: Malaysia, Thailand, Southeast Asia, Indonesia, Myanmar, Bangkok Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Laramie passes measure to protect gays, lesbians

AP US News - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 3:47pm
Laramie passes measure to protect gays, lesbians Associated Press - 13 May 2015 23:47-04:00 News Topics: Business, General news, Lifestyle, Government and politics, Gays and lesbians, Municipal governments, State legislature, Sexual orientation discrimination, Gay rights, Discrimination, Same sex marriage, Legislation, Legislature, Local governments, State governments, Human rights and civil liberties, Social issues, Social affairs, Marriage, Family issues People, Places and Companies: Matthew Shepard, Matt Mead, Laramie, Wyoming, United States Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

How Southeast Asia has created its own humanitarian crisis

AP Top news - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 3:30pm
How Southeast Asia has created its own humanitarian crisis Associated Press - 13 May 2015 23:30-04:00 News Topics: General news, Religion and politics, Political refugees, Humanitarian crises, Discrimination, Religious discrimination, Government and politics, Regional trade, Religious issues, Religion, Social affairs, Social issues, Human welfare, Human rights and civil liberties, International trade, Economy, Business, Celebrity, Entertainment, Arts and entertainment People, Places and Companies: Prayuth Chan-ocha, Southeast Asia, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Myanmar, Bangkok, United States Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Nepal villagers demand help after 2nd quake

AP Top news - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 3:26pm
Nepal villagers demand help after 2nd quake Associated Press - 13 May 2015 23:26-04:00 News Topics: General news, 2015 Nepal earthquake, Earthquakes, Natural disasters, Search and rescue efforts, Accidents and disasters, Disaster planning and response, Events People, Places and Companies: Nepal, South Asia, Kathmandu, United States Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Kluber strikes out 18 as Indians top Cardinals 2-0

AP Sports News - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 2:34pm
Kluber strikes out 18 as Indians top Cardinals 2-0 Associated Press - 13 May 2015 22:34-04:00 News Topics: Sports, Athlete injuries, MLB baseball, Athlete health, Professional baseball, Baseball, Men's sports People, Places and Companies: Corey Kluber, Roger Clemens, Jhonny Peralta, Jason Heyward, Bob Feller, Cody Allen, Terry Francona, Matt Holliday, Matt Carpenter, John Lackey, Jason Kipnis, Randy Choate, Brandon Moss, David Murphy, Yadier Molina, Jon Jay, T.J. House, Yan Gomes, Michael Wacha, Felix Hernandez, Trevor Bauer, Ohio, Cleveland Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Afghan police: Guesthouse siege ends with 5 dead, 6 wounded

AP Top news - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 12:16pm
Afghan police: Guesthouse siege ends with 5 dead, 6 wounded Associated Press - 13 May 2015 20:16-04:00 News Topics: General news, Embassies, International relations, Government and politics People, Places and Companies: Narendra Modi, Afghanistan, India, Kabul, United States Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

House GOP approves cuts to Amtrak budget despite crash

AP US News - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 11:27am
House GOP approves cuts to Amtrak budget despite crash Associated Press - 13 May 2015 19:27-04:00 News Topics: Government and politics, Accidents, Rail accidents, Government budgets, Transportation industry regulation, Legislature, Transportation safety, Legislation, Political parties, Accidents and disasters, General news, Transportation accidents, Transportation, Government finance, Government business and finance, Business, Industry regulation, Government regulations, Political organizations, Military and defense People, Places and Companies: Chaka Fattah, Barack Obama, C.A. Ruppersberger, Nita Lowey, Hal Rogers, Shaun Donovan, Josh Earnest, United States, District of Columbia, Philadelphia Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Demonstrators protest police shooting in Wisconsin capital

AP US News - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 10:38am
Demonstrators protest police shooting in Wisconsin capital Associated Press - 13 May 2015 18:38-04:00 News Topics: General news, Homicide, Protests and demonstrations, Shootings, Violent crime, Race and ethnicity, Arrests, Crime, African-Americans, Political and civil unrest, Social issues, Social affairs, Law and order People, Places and Companies: Matt Kenny, Tony Robinson, Madison, Wisconsin Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

US Embassy: American citizen killed in Afghanistan attack

AP Top news - Wed, 05/13/2015 - 9:55am
US Embassy: American citizen killed in Afghanistan attack Associated Press - 13 May 2015 17:55-04:00 News Topics: General news, Embassies, War and unrest, War casualties, Hotels and resorts, International relations, Government and politics, Accommodations, Travel, Lifestyle People, Places and Companies: Narendra Modi, Afghanistan, India, Kabul, United States Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

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