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Pacers playoff stage next chapter in Paul George comeback

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:15

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — When the burning sensation in Paul George’s shattered right leg finally subsided in August 2014, the Indiana Pacers young star made a commitment to himself and his fans. He would return to the basketball court even better. Twenty months after suffering the unforgettably gruesome injury in Las Vegas, George has written the […]
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Pacers playoff stage next chapter in Paul George comeback

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:15

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — When the burning sensation in Paul George’s shattered right leg finally subsided in August 2014, the Indiana Pacers young star made a commitment to himself and his fans. He would return to the basketball court even better. Twenty months after suffering the unforgettably gruesome injury in Las Vegas, George has written the […]
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Pacers playoff stage next chapter in Paul George comeback

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:15

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — When the burning sensation in Paul George’s shattered right leg finally subsided in August 2014, the Indiana Pacers young star made a commitment to himself and his fans. He would return to the basketball court even better. Twenty months after suffering the unforgettably gruesome injury in Las Vegas, George has written the […]

New York City watchdog decries 'irregularities' in primary voting

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:12

A woman fills out a ballot at a polling center during the New York primary elections in the East Harlem neighborhood of New York City, U.S.A New York City official on Tuesday ordered an audit of the city's election authorities, citing "deep concern over widespread reports of poll site problems and irregularities" as voters cast their ballots in the state's primary election. New York Republicans and Democrats are holding presidential nominating contests for the Nov. 8 election. Delegate-rich New York, the fourth most populous U.S. state, is a big prize for the candidates.


Judge to hear from voters about Arizona presidential primary

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:11
PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona judge says he'll hear testimony Monday from voters and experts in a lawsuit that seeks to throw out the results of the state's presidential primary that was marred by long lines at polling places.

St. Louis chief: Black male shot, killed by white officer

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:09
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A black male was shot and killed Tuesday by a white officer on the city's north side during a chase involving a car that had been stolen at gunpoint the previous night, St. Louis police said.

GOP leader vows retribution for transgender 'blackmail'

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:08

FILE - In this March 8, 2016, file photo, House Majority Leader Gerald McCormick, R-Chattanooga, speaks during a House Finance Committee hearing in Nashville, Tenn. McCormick on Tuesday, April 19, vowed retribution for companies that spoke out against a transgender bathroom bill, suggesting that lawmakers should consider limiting tax incentives and grants to them. (AP Photo/Erik Schelzig, File)NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Republican leader in the Tennessee House vowed retribution Tuesday for companies that spoke out against a transgender bathroom bill, suggesting that lawmakers should consider limiting tax incentives and grants to them.


How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Tuesday

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:04

Stocks closed mostly higher on Tuesday, with energy and mining companies posting the biggest gains. Technology shares lagged the rest of the market, pulling the Nasdaq composite index lower. The gains in energy and mining companies came as prices for oil, copper and other basic materials rose. On Tuesday: The Dow Jones industrial average rose […]
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How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Tuesday

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:04

Stocks closed mostly higher on Tuesday, with energy and mining companies posting the biggest gains. Technology shares lagged the rest of the market, pulling the Nasdaq composite index lower. The gains in energy and mining companies came as prices for oil, copper and other basic materials rose. On Tuesday: The Dow Jones industrial average rose […]
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How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Tuesday

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:04

Stocks closed mostly higher on Tuesday, with energy and mining companies posting the biggest gains. Technology shares lagged the rest of the market, pulling the Nasdaq composite index lower. The gains in energy and mining companies came as prices for oil, copper and other basic materials rose. On Tuesday: The Dow Jones industrial average rose […]

Fire-breathing man doused by Seattle police

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:03

Officers arrested a fire-breathing man after he spewed flames on a busy Capitol Hill Street.
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Fire-breathing man doused by Seattle police

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:03

Officers arrested a fire-breathing man after he spewed flames on a busy Capitol Hill Street.
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Fire-breathing man doused by Seattle police

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:03

Officers arrested a fire-breathing man after he spewed flames on a busy Capitol Hill Street.

VW owners seek trial if there's no fix in emissions case

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:02

FILE - In this Sept. 30, 2015, file photo, John Swanton, spokesman with the California Air Resources Board, explains how a 2013 Volkswagen Passat with a diesel engine is evaluated at the emissions test lab in El Monte, Calif. Lawyers for thousands of people who own diesel Volkswagens that cheat on emissions tests are asking a judge to order repairs and compensation if the company doesn't agree to a fix by Thursday, April 21, 2016. The request was made in a proposed agenda for hearing Thursday before U.S. District Court Judge Charles Breyer in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)DETROIT (AP) — Lawyers representing thousands of people who own diesel Volkswagens that cheat on emissions tests are asking a judge to order repairs and compensation if the company and government regulators don't agree to a fix by Thursday.


How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Tuesday

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:02
Stocks closed mostly higher on Tuesday, with energy and mining companies posting the biggest gains.

Multi-vehicle crash on Schuylkill Expressway, major traffic delays in area

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:02

Multi-vehicle crash on Schuylkill Expressway, major traffic delays in areaA multi-vehicle crash has created traffic delays on the westbound Schuylkill Expressway near the Gulph Mills exit.


Trump campaign says staff changes are a ‘natural evolution’

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:01

NEW YORK (AP) — Brushing off the potential for hurt feelings, Donald Trump is continuing to overhaul his campaign, with new hires and an evolved command structure, as he enters the final stretch of a campaign that is still unusually undecided. Trump last month hired campaign veteran Paul Manafort, a veteran of Republican conventions, to […]
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Trump campaign says staff changes are a ‘natural evolution’

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:01

NEW YORK (AP) — Brushing off the potential for hurt feelings, Donald Trump is continuing to overhaul his campaign, with new hires and an evolved command structure, as he enters the final stretch of a campaign that is still unusually undecided. Trump last month hired campaign veteran Paul Manafort, a veteran of Republican conventions, to […]
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Trump campaign says staff changes are a ‘natural evolution’

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:01

NEW YORK (AP) — Brushing off the potential for hurt feelings, Donald Trump is continuing to overhaul his campaign, with new hires and an evolved command structure, as he enters the final stretch of a campaign that is still unusually undecided. Trump last month hired campaign veteran Paul Manafort, a veteran of Republican conventions, to […]

Mariners at Indians: Live coverage as Seattle opens three-game series in Cleveland

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 05:00

Get live updates, analysis and commentary as Wade Miley makes the start for the Mariners as Seattle opens their road series against the Indians.
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