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Bankruptcy will allow Pittsburgh-based Westinghouse to assess whether to continue construction of the first new US nuclear power projects in three decades for utility companies SCANA Corp. This month, Standard & Poor's cut its credit rating on Toshiba again, warning its finances were quickly deteriorating. The Japanese company said it would hold a news conference at 0845 GMT.
  • Holy Week Services at St. Mary's Episcopal Church

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    Breakfast will be served to all immediately after the service, from about 6:45 to about 8 a.m., whether attending the service or not. There is no charge to attend this joint service and the public is invited to attend. 360-694-5725, minnehahachurch.org. St. Roch - Holy Thursday service, Apr. 13, 7 p.m., Good Friday Apr. 14, 1 p.m., Holy Saturday service. No Sunday school.
  • New Oscar rules disqualify multi-part documentaries like OJ: Made in America

    New Oscar rules disqualify multi-part documentaries like OJ: Made in America

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    Last year, Ezra Edelman's O.J.: Made in America took home the top documentary prize, earning wide acclaim for its deep dive into O.J. Simpson's life and polarizing trial. Under existing procedures, a nominating committee composed of members of the Short Films and Feature Animation Branch and members from other branches with a connection to animation review submissions and vote for the nominees.
  • Wells Fargo orders two former executives to pay back $75 million

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    The bank persuaded Strother, 65, past year to delay retirement amid the scandal's fallout. Tolstedt led the retail banking division where the problems occurred, largely because she imposed crushing sales quotas that prompted employees to open thousands of bogus accounts for existing customers to meet their numbers.
  • Teo punched in the face by Scarlett Johansson

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    Johansson is no stranger to the weird robotic types having played an alien in Under The Skin and voicing the operating system in Her . In " Ghost in the Shell ", she's another ethereal outsider: Major, a cyborg with the human brain of a dead woman.
  • Rizzo and Cubs raise banner, beat Dodgers 3-2 in home opener

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    Tuesday night, Cubs manager Joe Maddon is being honored for being on the cover of "Michigan Avenue" magazine. Lester meant no disrespect to those "old guys", who happened to be Cubs Hall of Famers Ryne Sandberg, Billy Williams and Fergie Jenkins, who raised three of the four banners the Cubs put up as they commemorated the 1907 and 1908 world championships, the 2016 National League pennant and, of course, the World Series title from a year ago.
  • Edward Enninful becomes the first male editor of British Vogue

    Edward Enninful becomes the first male editor of British Vogue

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    A recipient of the Order of the British Empire (OBE), Enninful received the honor previous year at the Buckingham Palace for his services to diversity in the fashion industry. style magazine W since 2011. He was also a contributor to the United States and Italian editions of Vogue and is the first external candidate to take over the role of editor.
  • How to appreciate Jesus even more this Holy Week

    How to appreciate Jesus even more this Holy Week

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    But this was unacceptable to the authorities and they chose to get rid of him. Jesus died for the good of all people, and then rose again as a sign of hope. "In many ways it seems as though the same attitude to truth prevails in the world of today". These symbols of His body and blood, bread and wine, we Christians use today to celebrate Communion.
  • Mathieu Flamini has sympathy for Arsenal fans

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    The pundit said that Arsenal have gone from the "Invincibles" - the team that went unbeaten during the 2003/04 Premier League season. "From the beginning onwards, in the crucial moments of the match, they were sharper". We were unbeaten for a long time away from home, and now we can not win. I'd like him to stay. He added: " Arsenal didn't have a shot on target in the second half and our defensive solidarity gives us the platform to win football matches.
  • US Seeks to Fight Islamic State, Oust Syria's Assad

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    Regarding the 2013 agreement that Syria would voluntarily decommission its nuclear arsenal, Tillerson remarked that the country's "stockpiles and continued use demonstrate that Russian Federation has failed in its responsibility to deliver on its 2013 commitment" and wondered aloud "whether Russian Federation failed to take this obligation seriously or has been simply incompetent in its ability to deliver on its end of that agreement".
  • John Cena's Wrestlemania Proposal Included One Very Surprising Detail

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    John Cena only told one other person he was going to propose to Nikki Bella . John got on a bent knee just after he and Bella defeated The Miz and Maryse, a married Wrestlemania couple, in a tag team match in the ring. 'So, he's like "Oh, let's go have this romantic dinner, and I'm like "This is it". - Nikki & Brie (@BellaTwins ) April 3, 2017I want to thank my always expressive "family" the @WWEUniverse for allowing me to have a #WrestleMania moment that I will NEVER forget! It's ...