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Gene Cryer, former editor of Sun Sentinel, dies at age 80

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 05:19
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Gene Cryer, the former editor of what is now the South Florida Sun Sentinel, has died following complications from a stroke, the newspaper reported Saturday on its website.

Nellis base welcomes 57th Wing’s first woman commander

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 05:11

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada welcomed the first woman leader of the 57th Wing when Brig. Gen. Jeannie M. Leavitt took command in a ceremony, The Las Vegas Review-Journal (http://bit.ly/1NfmKI9 ) reported. The move came more than two decades after Leavitt became the Air Force’s first female fighter pilot in […]
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Nellis base welcomes 57th Wing’s first woman commander

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 05:11

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada welcomed the first woman leader of the 57th Wing when Brig. Gen. Jeannie M. Leavitt took command in a ceremony, The Las Vegas Review-Journal (http://bit.ly/1NfmKI9 ) reported. The move came more than two decades after Leavitt became the Air Force’s first female fighter pilot in […]
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Nellis base welcomes 57th Wing’s first woman commander

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 05:11

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada welcomed the first woman leader of the 57th Wing when Brig. Gen. Jeannie M. Leavitt took command in a ceremony, The Las Vegas Review-Journal (http://bit.ly/1NfmKI9 ) reported. The move came more than two decades after Leavitt became the Air Force’s first female fighter pilot in […]

Nellis base welcomes 57th Wing's first woman commander

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 05:09
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada welcomed the first woman leader of the 57th Wing when Brig. Gen. Jeannie M. Leavitt took command in a ceremony, The Las Vegas Review-Journal (http://bit.ly/1NfmKI9 ) reported.

Mariners’ ineffectual leadership, hitting: Seattle Times readers sound off

Seattle Storm - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 05:04

Backtalk: Seattle Times sports letters to the editor for the week.
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Mariners’ ineffectual leadership, hitting: Seattle Times readers sound off

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 05:04

Backtalk: Seattle Times sports letters to the editor for the week.
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Mariners’ ineffectual leadership, hitting: Seattle Times readers sound off

Seattle Mariners - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 05:04

Backtalk: Seattle Times sports letters to the editor for the week.
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Mariners’ ineffectual leadership, hitting: Seattle Times readers sound off

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 05:04

Backtalk: Seattle Times sports letters to the editor for the week.
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Mariners’ ineffectual leadership, hitting: Seattle Times readers sound off

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 05:04

Backtalk: Seattle Times sports letters to the editor for the week.

The Latest: Fire that killed 3 kids and mom claims dad, too

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 05:04
BELLEVUE, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly duplex fire outside Pittsburgh (all times local):

YouTube Launches "Foundry" Initiative to Develop Music Talent

Yahoo! Music News - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 05:03
YouTube says it gives artists new tools and guidance on how to successfully grow their presence on the video platform.
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Season only hikes playoff stakes as Spurs open vs. Grizzlies

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 05:01

Overshadowed by Golden State’s historic run, the San Antonio Spurs put together their own season for the ages, too. Now that the postseason finally has arrived, they have no intention of easing up. “We didn’t play the way we did this season just to be on vacation after a few games,” Spurs guard Manu Ginobili […]
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Season only hikes playoff stakes as Spurs open vs. Grizzlies

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 05:01

Overshadowed by Golden State’s historic run, the San Antonio Spurs put together their own season for the ages, too. Now that the postseason finally has arrived, they have no intention of easing up. “We didn’t play the way we did this season just to be on vacation after a few games,” Spurs guard Manu Ginobili […]
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Season only hikes playoff stakes as Spurs open vs. Grizzlies

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 05:01

Overshadowed by Golden State’s historic run, the San Antonio Spurs put together their own season for the ages, too. Now that the postseason finally has arrived, they have no intention of easing up. “We didn’t play the way we did this season just to be on vacation after a few games,” Spurs guard Manu Ginobili […]

Nearly one year after hosting U.S. Open, Chambers Bay greens are ‘awesome’

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 05:00

The tournament had one of the most dramatic finishes in history, and it had controversy, as players complained about the greens, some likening them to broccoli and cauliflower.
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Nearly one year after hosting U.S. Open, Chambers Bay greens are ‘awesome’

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 05:00

The tournament had one of the most dramatic finishes in history, and it had controversy, as players complained about the greens, some likening them to broccoli and cauliflower.
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Nearly one year after hosting U.S. Open, Chambers Bay greens are ‘awesome’

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 05:00

The tournament had one of the most dramatic finishes in history, and it had controversy, as players complained about the greens, some likening them to broccoli and cauliflower.

Police identify man killed by off-duty officer in Baltimore

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 04:57

BALTIMORE (AP) — Police have identified a man they say was fatally shot by an off-duty Baltimore police officer during an attempted robbery. Police Spokesman T.J. Smith identified the man Saturday as 44-year-old Robert Jerome Howard. Smith said Howard was holding a gun and a knife when approached by the officer, who was in the […]
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Police identify man killed by off-duty officer in Baltimore

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 04:57

BALTIMORE (AP) — Police have identified a man they say was fatally shot by an off-duty Baltimore police officer during an attempted robbery. Police Spokesman T.J. Smith identified the man Saturday as 44-year-old Robert Jerome Howard. Smith said Howard was holding a gun and a knife when approached by the officer, who was in the […]
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