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Iraq seeks more coalition trainers for local police

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 04:34

ABOARD A US MILITARY AIRCRAFT (AP) — Senior U.S. defense and military officials say that Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi is asking the coalition for more police training, particularly for Sunnis who will have to secure Ramadi and other towns once Islamic State militants are ousted. Abadi specifically asked for more trainers during talks with […]

Failed Talks Raise Specter of Biggest Default in Puerto Rico Crisis

New York Times Headlines - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 04:32
Negotiations to restructure about $9 billion of the debt of Puerto Rico’s power company collapsed, raising the prospect of the biggest default yet in the island’s debt crisis.









Police: Driver hits gazebo featured in Chevy Chase movie

NBA - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 04:28

TOWNSHEND, Vt. (AP) — Vermont state police say a drunken driver drove across a town common and struck a gazebo that was featured in the 1988 Chevy Chase movie “Funny Farm.” Police say a 71-year-old Connecticut man was charged with driving under the influence after the accident that occurred at 9:42 p.m. Friday on the […]
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Police: Driver hits gazebo featured in Chevy Chase movie

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 04:28

TOWNSHEND, Vt. (AP) — Vermont state police say a drunken driver drove across a town common and struck a gazebo that was featured in the 1988 Chevy Chase movie “Funny Farm.” Police say a 71-year-old Connecticut man was charged with driving under the influence after the accident that occurred at 9:42 p.m. Friday on the […]
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Police: Driver hits gazebo featured in Chevy Chase movie

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 04:28

TOWNSHEND, Vt. (AP) — Vermont state police say a drunken driver drove across a town common and struck a gazebo that was featured in the 1988 Chevy Chase movie “Funny Farm.” Police say a 71-year-old Connecticut man was charged with driving under the influence after the accident that occurred at 9:42 p.m. Friday on the […]

Things to Know: What to do if you’re stuck at the airport

NBA - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 04:21

Bowing to a wintry mix of heavy snow, ice and wicked winds across much of the country, airlines are canceling thousands of flights through the weekend. Many travelers will have to put their travel plans on hold. With airlines now giving more notice on cancellations, many travelers won’t even venture to the airport. But if […]
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Things to Know: What to do if you’re stuck at the airport

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 04:21

Bowing to a wintry mix of heavy snow, ice and wicked winds across much of the country, airlines are canceling thousands of flights through the weekend. Many travelers will have to put their travel plans on hold. With airlines now giving more notice on cancellations, many travelers won’t even venture to the airport. But if […]
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Things to Know: What to do if you’re stuck at the airport

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 04:21

Bowing to a wintry mix of heavy snow, ice and wicked winds across much of the country, airlines are canceling thousands of flights through the weekend. Many travelers will have to put their travel plans on hold. With airlines now giving more notice on cancellations, many travelers won’t even venture to the airport. But if […]

Things to Know: What to do if you're stuck at the airport

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 04:19
Bowing to a wintry mix of heavy snow, ice and wicked winds across much of the country, airlines are canceling thousands of flights through the weekend.

Seahawks position review: Offensive line made strides in 2015, but still has room to grow

NBA - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 04:16

A post-season review of the Seahawks' offensive line, which was a lightning rod for criticism throughout the 2015 season.
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Seahawks position review: Offensive line made strides in 2015, but still has room to grow

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 04:16

A post-season review of the Seahawks' offensive line, which was a lightning rod for criticism throughout the 2015 season.
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Seahawks position review: Offensive line made strides in 2015, but still has room to grow

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 04:16

A post-season review of the Seahawks' offensive line, which was a lightning rod for criticism throughout the 2015 season.

Snow, ice not expected to be a factor for NFC title game

NBA - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 04:13

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers aren’t concerned about wintry conditions playing a factor for Sunday night’s NFC championship game against the Arizona Cardinals. Panthers executive director of stadium operations Scott Paul told the team’s website Saturday he expects “business as usual.” Temperatures could dip into the 30s by game time, but no precipitation […]
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Snow, ice not expected to be a factor for NFC title game

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 04:13

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers aren’t concerned about wintry conditions playing a factor for Sunday night’s NFC championship game against the Arizona Cardinals. Panthers executive director of stadium operations Scott Paul told the team’s website Saturday he expects “business as usual.” Temperatures could dip into the 30s by game time, but no precipitation […]
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Snow, ice not expected to be a factor for NFC title game

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 04:13

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers aren’t concerned about wintry conditions playing a factor for Sunday night’s NFC championship game against the Arizona Cardinals. Panthers executive director of stadium operations Scott Paul told the team’s website Saturday he expects “business as usual.” Temperatures could dip into the 30s by game time, but no precipitation […]

Flint hospital suspected river, Legionnaires’ outbreak link

NBA - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 04:07

DETROIT (AP) — The head of a Flint hospital that found Legionnaires’ disease bacteria in its water system more than a year ago said he and experts suspected the Flint River was a likely source of the contaminant. Don Kooy, president of McLaren hospital, said he was surprised that Michigan and local health agencies didn’t […]
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Flint hospital suspected river, Legionnaires’ outbreak link

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 04:07

DETROIT (AP) — The head of a Flint hospital that found Legionnaires’ disease bacteria in its water system more than a year ago said he and experts suspected the Flint River was a likely source of the contaminant. Don Kooy, president of McLaren hospital, said he was surprised that Michigan and local health agencies didn’t […]
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Flint hospital suspected river, Legionnaires’ outbreak link

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 04:07

DETROIT (AP) — The head of a Flint hospital that found Legionnaires’ disease bacteria in its water system more than a year ago said he and experts suspected the Flint River was a likely source of the contaminant. Don Kooy, president of McLaren hospital, said he was surprised that Michigan and local health agencies didn’t […]

West Point cadet acquitted of sexual assault

NBA - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 04:05

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — A West Point cadet was acquitted Saturday of sexually assaulting a fellow cadet he was dating. A panel of five Army officers reached a not-guilty verdict in the military trial of Cadet Lukas M. Saul. Saul, 23, had been charged with violations under the Uniform Code of Military Justice involving […]
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West Point cadet acquitted of sexual assault

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 04:05

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — A West Point cadet was acquitted Saturday of sexually assaulting a fellow cadet he was dating. A panel of five Army officers reached a not-guilty verdict in the military trial of Cadet Lukas M. Saul. Saul, 23, had been charged with violations under the Uniform Code of Military Justice involving […]
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