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With neighborhood relics, readers share memories of an older Seattle

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 04:35

We asked readers to share memories of treasured Seattle landmarks and artifacts that have withstood development. Here's what they said.
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With neighborhood relics, readers share memories of an older Seattle

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 04:35

We asked readers to share memories of treasured Seattle landmarks and artifacts that have withstood development. Here's what they said.

Prosecutors: Islamic State inspired N. Carolina man’s plan

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 04:30

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a North Carolina man accused of planning an Islamic State-inspired attack also offered to pay an informant to kill his parents. A federal indictment unsealed Monday charges Justin Nojan Sullivan of Morganton with attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State, as well as firearms charges and […]
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Prosecutors: Islamic State inspired N. Carolina man’s plan

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 04:30

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a North Carolina man accused of planning an Islamic State-inspired attack also offered to pay an informant to kill his parents. A federal indictment unsealed Monday charges Justin Nojan Sullivan of Morganton with attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State, as well as firearms charges and […]
Categories: Sports Center

Prosecutors: Islamic State inspired N. Carolina man’s plan

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 04:30

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a North Carolina man accused of planning an Islamic State-inspired attack also offered to pay an informant to kill his parents. A federal indictment unsealed Monday charges Justin Nojan Sullivan of Morganton with attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State, as well as firearms charges and […]

Flint water crisis could squeeze Michigan's finances: S&P

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 04:26

The top of a water tower is seen at the Flint Water Plant in Flint, Michigan"At the state level, political costs for Michigan have been greater than financial costs at this point. Financially strapped Flint was under the control of a state-appointed emergency manager when it switched its source for tap water to the nearby Flint River in April 2014 from Detroit's water system to save money.


Man jailed 7-plus years in Vegas gets 30 months’ probation

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 04:26

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A two-time ex-felon who had been jailed for more than seven years in Las Vegas without being convicted in a child sex assault case was sentenced Monday to 30 months of probation in a plea deal that had the sex charges against him dropped. Warren Shannon McClinton, 49, appeared in court […]
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Man jailed 7-plus years in Vegas gets 30 months’ probation

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 04:26

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A two-time ex-felon who had been jailed for more than seven years in Las Vegas without being convicted in a child sex assault case was sentenced Monday to 30 months of probation in a plea deal that had the sex charges against him dropped. Warren Shannon McClinton, 49, appeared in court […]
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Man jailed 7-plus years in Vegas gets 30 months’ probation

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 04:26

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A two-time ex-felon who had been jailed for more than seven years in Las Vegas without being convicted in a child sex assault case was sentenced Monday to 30 months of probation in a plea deal that had the sex charges against him dropped. Warren Shannon McClinton, 49, appeared in court […]

The Latest: Deputy says he would still shoot unarmed man

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 04:24
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a young black man who was shot and paralyzed by a Florida Sheriff's deputy in 2013. (all times local):

Sandra Bland lawyers press court for investigation files

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 04:24

HOUSTON (AP) — Sandra Bland’s family is asking a judge to reject arguments from Texas that state Department of Public Safety reports related to the black woman’s arrest, jailing and death last summer should be withheld from them. Texas says it has immunity from damages sought in a lawsuit Bland’s family filed after she died […]
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Sandra Bland lawyers press court for investigation files

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 04:24

HOUSTON (AP) — Sandra Bland’s family is asking a judge to reject arguments from Texas that state Department of Public Safety reports related to the black woman’s arrest, jailing and death last summer should be withheld from them. Texas says it has immunity from damages sought in a lawsuit Bland’s family filed after she died […]
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Sandra Bland lawyers press court for investigation files

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 04:24

HOUSTON (AP) — Sandra Bland’s family is asking a judge to reject arguments from Texas that state Department of Public Safety reports related to the black woman’s arrest, jailing and death last summer should be withheld from them. Texas says it has immunity from damages sought in a lawsuit Bland’s family filed after she died […]

Sandra Bland lawyers press court for investigation files

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 04:23
HOUSTON (AP) — Sandra Bland's family is asking a judge to reject arguments from Texas that state Department of Public Safety reports related to the black woman's arrest, jailing and death last summer should be withheld from them.

Leader of Marine helicopter squadron fired days before crash

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 04:21

HONOLULU (AP) — A Marine general fired the commander of a Hawaii helicopter squadron days before two of the unit’s helicopters crashed and killed all 12 Marines on board. A Marine spokesman said Monday that Brig. Gen. Russell Sanborn, commander of the 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, lost confidence in the ability of Lt. Col. Edward […]
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Leader of Marine helicopter squadron fired days before crash

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 04:21

HONOLULU (AP) — A Marine general fired the commander of a Hawaii helicopter squadron days before two of the unit’s helicopters crashed and killed all 12 Marines on board. A Marine spokesman said Monday that Brig. Gen. Russell Sanborn, commander of the 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, lost confidence in the ability of Lt. Col. Edward […]
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Leader of Marine helicopter squadron fired days before crash

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 04:21

HONOLULU (AP) — A Marine general fired the commander of a Hawaii helicopter squadron days before two of the unit’s helicopters crashed and killed all 12 Marines on board. A Marine spokesman said Monday that Brig. Gen. Russell Sanborn, commander of the 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, lost confidence in the ability of Lt. Col. Edward […]

The Super Bowl’s most memorable trick plays

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 04:20

The appetite for gadgets and gimmicks at the Super Bowl is typically low. Surprising the other team with a safety blitz or deep pass, sure, but the risk of true trickery can often seem too steep with a title on the line. Mess up a clever play in a game of this magnitude and lose […]
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The Super Bowl’s most memorable trick plays

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 04:20

The appetite for gadgets and gimmicks at the Super Bowl is typically low. Surprising the other team with a safety blitz or deep pass, sure, but the risk of true trickery can often seem too steep with a title on the line. Mess up a clever play in a game of this magnitude and lose […]
Categories: Sports Center

The Super Bowl’s most memorable trick plays

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 04:20

The appetite for gadgets and gimmicks at the Super Bowl is typically low. Surprising the other team with a safety blitz or deep pass, sure, but the risk of true trickery can often seem too steep with a title on the line. Mess up a clever play in a game of this magnitude and lose […]