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Take 2: Seahawks fans can embrace coach Pete Carroll’s ‘getting right’ mantra in their own lives

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 21:30

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll talks about "getting right." A middle-school teacher and counselor explains how her own students - and many Seahawks fans - can apply that in their own lives.
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Take 2: Seahawks fans can embrace coach Pete Carroll’s ‘getting right’ mantra in their own lives

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 21:30

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll talks about "getting right." A middle-school teacher and counselor explains how her own students - and many Seahawks fans - can apply that in their own lives.
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Take 2: Seahawks fans can embrace coach Pete Carroll’s ‘getting right’ mantra in their own lives

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 21:30

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll talks about "getting right." A middle-school teacher and counselor explains how her own students - and many Seahawks fans - can apply that in their own lives.

Rock struck Amtrak train in Philadelphia

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 21:25
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Amtrak officials have determined a rock struck one of its trains in Philadelphia.

Ship hijackings down in 2015, piracy mostly low-level theft

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 21:23

FILE - In this Sept. 23, 2012 file photo, masked Somali pirate Hassan stands near a Taiwanese fishing vessel that washed up on shore after the pirates were paid a ransom and released the crew, in the once-bustling pirate den of Hobyo, Somalia. A global maritime watchdog said Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016 that ship hijackings declined in 2015 from a year earlier, while sea piracy incidents increased slightly but consisted mostly of low-level theft. (AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh, File)KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A global maritime watchdog said Tuesday that ship hijackings declined in 2015 from a year earlier, while sea piracy incidents increased slightly but consisted mostly of low-level theft.


FBI part of team investigating Flint water contamination

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

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say the FBI is working with a multi-agency team investigating the lead contamination of Flint’s drinking water. U.S. attorney’s spokeswoman Gina Balaya in Detroit told The Associated Press in an email Tuesday that her office also is working with the U.S. Postal Inspection Service and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. […]
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FBI part of team investigating Flint water contamination

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

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say the FBI is working with a multi-agency team investigating the lead contamination of Flint’s drinking water. U.S. attorney’s spokeswoman Gina Balaya in Detroit told The Associated Press in an email Tuesday that her office also is working with the U.S. Postal Inspection Service and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. […]
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FBI part of team investigating Flint water contamination

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

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say the FBI is working with a multi-agency team investigating the lead contamination of Flint’s drinking water. U.S. attorney’s spokeswoman Gina Balaya in Detroit told The Associated Press in an email Tuesday that her office also is working with the U.S. Postal Inspection Service and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. […]

Priest’s son gets life, no parole for killing his parents

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 21:17

HOUSTON (AP) — The 20-year-old son of an Episcopal priest has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for beating his parents to death with a lamp, baseball hat and hammer. Isaac Tiharihondi pleaded guilty to two counts of capital murder in the killing of his 51-year-old father, Israel Ahimbisibwe (ah-heem-bih-SEEB’-weh), and mother, 47-year-old […]
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Priest’s son gets life, no parole for killing his parents

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 21:17

HOUSTON (AP) — The 20-year-old son of an Episcopal priest has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for beating his parents to death with a lamp, baseball hat and hammer. Isaac Tiharihondi pleaded guilty to two counts of capital murder in the killing of his 51-year-old father, Israel Ahimbisibwe (ah-heem-bih-SEEB’-weh), and mother, 47-year-old […]
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Priest’s son gets life, no parole for killing his parents

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 21:17

HOUSTON (AP) — The 20-year-old son of an Episcopal priest has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for beating his parents to death with a lamp, baseball hat and hammer. Isaac Tiharihondi pleaded guilty to two counts of capital murder in the killing of his 51-year-old father, Israel Ahimbisibwe (ah-heem-bih-SEEB’-weh), and mother, 47-year-old […]

Priest's son gets life, no parole for killing his parents

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 21:16
HOUSTON (AP) — The 20-year-old son of an Episcopal priest has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for beating his parents to death with a lamp, baseball hat and hammer.

Man accused of trying to sell drugs in traffic court

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 21:15

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities say a Pennsylvania man tried to sell drugs in a Pittsburgh traffic court. Officials say 35-year-old Christopher Durkin spoke to a man in court after he appeared Monday to face charges of driving under suspension. A deputy told Durkin to leave. The other man told deputies Durkin attempted to sell him […]
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Man accused of trying to sell drugs in traffic court

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 21:15

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities say a Pennsylvania man tried to sell drugs in a Pittsburgh traffic court. Officials say 35-year-old Christopher Durkin spoke to a man in court after he appeared Monday to face charges of driving under suspension. A deputy told Durkin to leave. The other man told deputies Durkin attempted to sell him […]
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Man accused of trying to sell drugs in traffic court

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 21:15

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities say a Pennsylvania man tried to sell drugs in a Pittsburgh traffic court. Officials say 35-year-old Christopher Durkin spoke to a man in court after he appeared Monday to face charges of driving under suspension. A deputy told Durkin to leave. The other man told deputies Durkin attempted to sell him […]

French schools cite extremism as reason to lift smoking ban

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 21:14

PARIS (AP) — French high schools say students should be allowed to smoke on school grounds so that they don’t become targets for extremists when they gather for cigarette breaks on the street outside. A leading union of school administrators first made the request five days after the Nov. 13 attacks in Paris that left […]
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French schools cite extremism as reason to lift smoking ban

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 21:14

PARIS (AP) — French high schools say students should be allowed to smoke on school grounds so that they don’t become targets for extremists when they gather for cigarette breaks on the street outside. A leading union of school administrators first made the request five days after the Nov. 13 attacks in Paris that left […]
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French schools cite extremism as reason to lift smoking ban

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 21:14

PARIS (AP) — French high schools say students should be allowed to smoke on school grounds so that they don’t become targets for extremists when they gather for cigarette breaks on the street outside. A leading union of school administrators first made the request five days after the Nov. 13 attacks in Paris that left […]

Exxon beats 4Q profit forecasts

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 21:13

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $2.78 billion. On a per-share basis, the Irving, Texas-based company said it had profit of 67 cents. The results beat Wall Street expectations, but Exxon does not adjust its reported results based on one-time events such as asset sales. The average […]
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Exxon beats 4Q profit forecasts

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 21:13

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $2.78 billion. On a per-share basis, the Irving, Texas-based company said it had profit of 67 cents. The results beat Wall Street expectations, but Exxon does not adjust its reported results based on one-time events such as asset sales. The average […]
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