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The movement to legalize pot gains speed in the Americas

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:40

In the shift toward legalization of marijuana, the Americas have emerged as a leader.

Excitement abounds for Washington lowland lakes trout fishing season opener

NBA - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:37

Excitement, a mixed bag of weather and snappy trout summed up the day for thousands of anglers who took part in Saturday’s statewide lowland lakes trout fishing season opener.
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Excitement abounds for Washington lowland lakes trout fishing season opener

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:37

Excitement, a mixed bag of weather and snappy trout summed up the day for thousands of anglers who took part in Saturday’s statewide lowland lakes trout fishing season opener.
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Excitement abounds for Washington lowland lakes trout fishing season opener

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:37

Excitement, a mixed bag of weather and snappy trout summed up the day for thousands of anglers who took part in Saturday’s statewide lowland lakes trout fishing season opener.

100-mph freeway chase ends in naked arrest in Los Angeles

NBA - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:32

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Police say a woman who may have mental problems tried to run down her parents and led authorities on a 100-mph chase along Southern California freeways before finally taking off her clothes on a Los Angeles street. The chase began around 10:30 p.m. Friday after Pasadena police received a 911 call […]
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100-mph freeway chase ends in naked arrest in Los Angeles

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:32

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Police say a woman who may have mental problems tried to run down her parents and led authorities on a 100-mph chase along Southern California freeways before finally taking off her clothes on a Los Angeles street. The chase began around 10:30 p.m. Friday after Pasadena police received a 911 call […]
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100-mph freeway chase ends in naked arrest in Los Angeles

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:32

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Police say a woman who may have mental problems tried to run down her parents and led authorities on a 100-mph chase along Southern California freeways before finally taking off her clothes on a Los Angeles street. The chase began around 10:30 p.m. Friday after Pasadena police received a 911 call […]

The Latest: Michelle Obama tells grads to register and vote

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:31

First lady Michelle Obama waves at the graduating seniors as she walks to her seat prior to delivering the commencement address for Jackson State University's Class of 2016, at the Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium in Jackson, Miss., Saturday, April 23, 2016. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on Michelle Obama speaking at commencement at historically black Jackson State University (all times local):


Michelle Obama urges grads to vote to protect civil rights

NBA - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:31

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama told graduates of a historically black university in Mississippi on Saturday that “the power of voting is real and lasting” and they need to cast ballots to protect civil-rights advances made by previous generations. She said many young African-Americans have disenfranchised themselves because only about 20 percent […]
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Michelle Obama urges grads to vote to protect civil rights

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:31

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama told graduates of a historically black university in Mississippi on Saturday that “the power of voting is real and lasting” and they need to cast ballots to protect civil-rights advances made by previous generations. She said many young African-Americans have disenfranchised themselves because only about 20 percent […]
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Michelle Obama urges grads to vote to protect civil rights

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:31

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama told graduates of a historically black university in Mississippi on Saturday that “the power of voting is real and lasting” and they need to cast ballots to protect civil-rights advances made by previous generations. She said many young African-Americans have disenfranchised themselves because only about 20 percent […]

100-mph freeway chase ends in naked arrest in Los Angeles

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:30
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Police say a woman who may have mental problems tried to run down her parents and led authorities on a 100-mph chase along Southern California freeways before finally taking off her clothes on a Los Angeles street.

Spain faulted for its low-key commemoration of Cervantes

NBA - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:17

While Britain went all out to honor William Shakespeare, with a yearlong slate of high-profile events, Spanish officials have been accused of not doing enough to promote Miguel de Cervantes, whose “Don Quixote” is considered a foundational text of modern fiction.
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Spain faulted for its low-key commemoration of Cervantes

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:17

While Britain went all out to honor William Shakespeare, with a yearlong slate of high-profile events, Spanish officials have been accused of not doing enough to promote Miguel de Cervantes, whose “Don Quixote” is considered a foundational text of modern fiction.
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Spain faulted for its low-key commemoration of Cervantes

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:17

While Britain went all out to honor William Shakespeare, with a yearlong slate of high-profile events, Spanish officials have been accused of not doing enough to promote Miguel de Cervantes, whose “Don Quixote” is considered a foundational text of modern fiction.

Man accused of stealing forklift, damaging Vegas business

NBA - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:17

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police say a man allegedly stole a forklift and caused thousands of dollars in damage inside a Las Vegas warehouse. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1VQn8zi) that officers were called around 9:40 a.m. Saturday about a suspect stealing a forklift at PDM Steel Services Center, a supplier of steel products. Lt. […]
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Man accused of stealing forklift, damaging Vegas business

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:17

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police say a man allegedly stole a forklift and caused thousands of dollars in damage inside a Las Vegas warehouse. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1VQn8zi) that officers were called around 9:40 a.m. Saturday about a suspect stealing a forklift at PDM Steel Services Center, a supplier of steel products. Lt. […]
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Man accused of stealing forklift, damaging Vegas business

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:17

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police say a man allegedly stole a forklift and caused thousands of dollars in damage inside a Las Vegas warehouse. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1VQn8zi) that officers were called around 9:40 a.m. Saturday about a suspect stealing a forklift at PDM Steel Services Center, a supplier of steel products. Lt. […]

Man accused of stealing forklift, damaging Vegas business

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:14
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police say a man allegedly stole a forklift and caused thousands of dollars in damage inside a Las Vegas warehouse.

Runaway surveillance blimp likely grounded for good

NBA - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:13

The blimp, officially known as the Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensor System, or JLENS, was designed to help detect missiles and enemy aircraft threatening the United States.
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