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Seahawks’ Michael Bennett nails this impersonation of Russell Wilson’s quarterback skills ahead of Pro Bowl

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 04:07

Michael Bennett might not sound like Russell Wilson, but he can do a heck of an impression of the Seahawks quarterback on the field.
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Seahawks’ Michael Bennett nails this impersonation of Russell Wilson’s quarterback skills ahead of Pro Bowl

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 04:07

Michael Bennett might not sound like Russell Wilson, but he can do a heck of an impression of the Seahawks quarterback on the field.

Washington state lawmaker's bill would ban 12 flags from ferries - 247Sports

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 04:05

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Washington state lawmaker's bill would ban 12 flags from ferries
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Per the Tri-City Herald, Kippert said that "Ferries owned by the citizens of Washington state should refrain from any partisan actions" and that he "considers flying the gay pride flag last summer a partisan act, given the state vote for same-sex ...

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Obama: More to do to close the pay gap for women, minorities

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 04:03

Applications for US jobless aid fall to 278,000WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sought to showcase progress on his watch on closing the pay gap for women while keeping up the pressure on business, Congress and individuals to tackle an issue he said was still far from being solved.


Appeals court orders EPA to issue rules on mining cleanups

NBA - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 04:03

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency has been ordered to issue long-overdue rules aimed at stopping mining companies from declaring bankruptcy to avoid pollution cleanups. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit ruled Friday that EPA must begin the rulemaking process for the hard-rock mining industry before the end of […]
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Appeals court orders EPA to issue rules on mining cleanups

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 04:03

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency has been ordered to issue long-overdue rules aimed at stopping mining companies from declaring bankruptcy to avoid pollution cleanups. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit ruled Friday that EPA must begin the rulemaking process for the hard-rock mining industry before the end of […]
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Appeals court orders EPA to issue rules on mining cleanups

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 04:03

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency has been ordered to issue long-overdue rules aimed at stopping mining companies from declaring bankruptcy to avoid pollution cleanups. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit ruled Friday that EPA must begin the rulemaking process for the hard-rock mining industry before the end of […]

Short prison terms for 2 linked to secret Navy silencer deal

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 04:02
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Even in the Byzantine world of government contracting, this particular deal stood out: $1.7 million to build 350 untraceable assault-rifle silencers for the Navy, awarded on a no-bid basis to a race-car mechanic whose brother happened to be a senior naval official pushing the deal.

Michigan governor signs $28M bill to address water crisis

NBA - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 04:01

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder on Friday signed into law $28 million more in emergency funding to address Flint’s lead-contaminated water. It’s the second round of state aid for the city since the crisis was confirmed in the fall, bringing the total allocated to nearly $39 million. The Republican governor said […]
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Michigan governor signs $28M bill to address water crisis

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 04:01

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder on Friday signed into law $28 million more in emergency funding to address Flint’s lead-contaminated water. It’s the second round of state aid for the city since the crisis was confirmed in the fall, bringing the total allocated to nearly $39 million. The Republican governor said […]
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Michigan governor signs $28M bill to address water crisis

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 04:01

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder on Friday signed into law $28 million more in emergency funding to address Flint’s lead-contaminated water. It’s the second round of state aid for the city since the crisis was confirmed in the fall, bringing the total allocated to nearly $39 million. The Republican governor said […]

APNewsBreak: Gov’t declares 22 Clinton emails ‘top secret’

NBA - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 03:57

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration confirmed for the first time Friday that Hillary Clinton’s unsecured home server contained some of the U.S. government’s most closely guarded secrets, censoring 22 emails with material demanding one of the highest levels of classification. The revelation comes just three days before the Iowa presidential nominating caucuses in which […]
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APNewsBreak: Gov’t declares 22 Clinton emails ‘top secret’

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 03:57

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration confirmed for the first time Friday that Hillary Clinton’s unsecured home server contained some of the U.S. government’s most closely guarded secrets, censoring 22 emails with material demanding one of the highest levels of classification. The revelation comes just three days before the Iowa presidential nominating caucuses in which […]
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APNewsBreak: Gov’t declares 22 Clinton emails ‘top secret’

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 03:57

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration confirmed for the first time Friday that Hillary Clinton’s unsecured home server contained some of the U.S. government’s most closely guarded secrets, censoring 22 emails with material demanding one of the highest levels of classification. The revelation comes just three days before the Iowa presidential nominating caucuses in which […]

6-year-old victim of raccoon attack is home from hospital

NBA - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 03:55

ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. (AP) — A 6-year-old boy who was attacked by a raccoon while he walked to school with his mother in northern New Jersey was released from the hospital Thursday as he and his family wait to learn whether the animal tested positive for rabies. Aryan Gavali, who suffered cuts to his face […]
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6-year-old victim of raccoon attack is home from hospital

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 03:55

ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. (AP) — A 6-year-old boy who was attacked by a raccoon while he walked to school with his mother in northern New Jersey was released from the hospital Thursday as he and his family wait to learn whether the animal tested positive for rabies. Aryan Gavali, who suffered cuts to his face […]
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6-year-old victim of raccoon attack is home from hospital

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 03:55

ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. (AP) — A 6-year-old boy who was attacked by a raccoon while he walked to school with his mother in northern New Jersey was released from the hospital Thursday as he and his family wait to learn whether the animal tested positive for rabies. Aryan Gavali, who suffered cuts to his face […]

Iran 'flies drone over US warship'

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 03:53
Iran flew an unarmed drone over a US aircraft carrier and took "precise" photographs during a naval drill in the Gulf, its state broadcaster says.
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Virginia Senate allows reporters back on floor

NBA - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 03:53

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Reporters in Virginia will once again be able to get an up-close look at how the state Senate is operating. GOP Senate Majority Leader Tommy Norment said Friday that he plans to allow reporters back on the floor, where they had worked for decades until he banned them earlier this month […]
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Virginia Senate allows reporters back on floor

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 03:53

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Reporters in Virginia will once again be able to get an up-close look at how the state Senate is operating. GOP Senate Majority Leader Tommy Norment said Friday that he plans to allow reporters back on the floor, where they had worked for decades until he banned them earlier this month […]
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