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Super Bowl 50 features first No. 1 vs. No. 2 draft picks

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 09:08

DENVER (AP) — In 2011, the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos were picking through the rubble of seasons gone horribly wrong — and a draft board that was unusually loaded with talent at the top. The Panthers picked Cam Newton with the first overall pick and the Broncos chose Von Miller with the second selection. […]

Backup serves its purpose, but autoplay out of game

NBA - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 09:06

Could a failed hard drive on one computer be affecting autoplay on a backup? Patrick Marshall is doubtful, but has a possible autoplay solution to offer. He also advises another reader wondering about a mysterious file that might or might not be a virus.
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Backup serves its purpose, but autoplay out of game

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 09:06

Could a failed hard drive on one computer be affecting autoplay on a backup? Patrick Marshall is doubtful, but has a possible autoplay solution to offer. He also advises another reader wondering about a mysterious file that might or might not be a virus.
Categories: Sports Center

Backup serves its purpose, but autoplay out of game

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 09:06

Could a failed hard drive on one computer be affecting autoplay on a backup? Patrick Marshall is doubtful, but has a possible autoplay solution to offer. He also advises another reader wondering about a mysterious file that might or might not be a virus.

Liberty Reserve head pleads guilty to laundering charges

NBA - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 09:06

NEW YORK (AP) — The founder of payment processing company Liberty Reserve pleaded guilty to charges his online bank laundered millions of dollars for criminals. Arthur Budovsky entered the plea in Manhattan federal court Friday to conspiring to commit money laundering. He faces 20 years in prison. U.S. officials say the 40-year-old Budovsky used Liberty […]
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Liberty Reserve head pleads guilty to laundering charges

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 09:06

NEW YORK (AP) — The founder of payment processing company Liberty Reserve pleaded guilty to charges his online bank laundered millions of dollars for criminals. Arthur Budovsky entered the plea in Manhattan federal court Friday to conspiring to commit money laundering. He faces 20 years in prison. U.S. officials say the 40-year-old Budovsky used Liberty […]
Categories: Sports Center

Liberty Reserve head pleads guilty to laundering charges

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 09:06

NEW YORK (AP) — The founder of payment processing company Liberty Reserve pleaded guilty to charges his online bank laundered millions of dollars for criminals. Arthur Budovsky entered the plea in Manhattan federal court Friday to conspiring to commit money laundering. He faces 20 years in prison. U.S. officials say the 40-year-old Budovsky used Liberty […]

Pentagon won't demote Petraeus for sharing classified information

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 09:02

A Defense department official told USA TODAY on Saturday that Carter accepted the Army's recommendation that Petraeus not be sanctioned with...

       

New Hampshire congressman repays $355K to 'family pot'

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 09:00

FILE- In this Thursday, Sept. 23, 2010 file photo Republican 1st District congressional candidate Frank Guinta speaks at a press conference in Londonderry, N.H. Guinta says he has repaid $355,000 that the Federal Election Commission said he took in illegal campaign donations from his parents and confirmed his re-election bid. Guinta announced the repayment in a news release Friday Jan. 29, 2016. (AP Photo/Jim Cole/FILE)CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Frank Guinta has repaid $355,000 he was accused of illegally accepting from his parents in 2010, and on Friday he emphasized his more recent accomplishments as he officially began his re-election effort.


Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto: ‘I’m very excited about seeing how this group comes together’

Seattle Mariners - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 08:56

Here's the full transcript and a few videos of general manager Jerry Dipoto's press conference at the Mariners' pre-spring training luncheon on Thursday at Safeco Field.
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Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto: ‘I’m very excited about seeing how this group comes together’

NBA - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 08:56

Here's the full transcript and a few videos of general manager Jerry Dipoto's press conference at the Mariners' pre-spring training luncheon on Thursday at Safeco Field.
Categories: Sports Center

Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto: ‘I’m very excited about seeing how this group comes together’

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 08:56

Here's the full transcript and a few videos of general manager Jerry Dipoto's press conference at the Mariners' pre-spring training luncheon on Thursday at Safeco Field.
Categories: Sports Center

Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto: ‘I’m very excited about seeing how this group comes together’

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 08:56

Here's the full transcript and a few videos of general manager Jerry Dipoto's press conference at the Mariners' pre-spring training luncheon on Thursday at Safeco Field.

Authorities: 1 of 3 fugitive inmates arrested in California

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 08:55

This undated photo provided by the Orange County Sheriff's Office shows Bac Duong, one of three inmates who escaped Friday, Jan. 22, 2016, from the county's Central Men's Jail in Santa Ana, Calif. Orange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens said Wednesday that some arrests have been made in the investigation, but the inmates themselves have not been captured. (Orange County Sheriff's Office via AP)SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — One of three violent fugitives who escaped from an Orange County jail surrendered to police Friday by contacting a woman he knew at an auto electric repair shop just a few miles away, authorities and witnesses said.


Spokesman: Fresh water in Flint state building was for all

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 08:53
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Fresh bottled water placed in a state building in Flint beginning in January 2015 was for employees and visitors, as concerns about the city's water quality were rising but before lead was discovered in it, a spokesman for Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder said Friday.

Deputy testifies about shooting that paralyzed unarmed man

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 08:51
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida sheriff's deputy who shot and paralyzed an unarmed black man told a federal jury hearing a lawsuit Friday that his mind still sees an object that looks like a gun in the man's left hand and that he was shocked when he learned the hand was empty.

AG files campaign finance complaint against Washington State Labor Council - Access Washington

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 08:43

AG files campaign finance complaint against Washington State Labor Council
Access Washington
OLYMPIA — The Attorney General's Office today announced it has filed a complaint in Thurston County Superior Court alleging campaign finance violations by the Washington State Labor Council (WSLC). Specifically, the Attorney General alleges the WSLC ...

U.S. to withhold some Clinton emails with top secret information

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 08:42

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a campaign stop at Grand View University in Des MoinesBy Arshad Mohammed and Jonathan Allen WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department conceded for the first time on Friday that intelligence officials were correct to say that at least 22 emails sent through Hillary Clinton's private server contain some of the government's most sensitive secrets. The seven email chains from Clinton's time as secretary of state, amounting to 22 separate messages, will be withheld from the public as a result because the information in them is classified at the highest level as "top secret," State Department spokesman John Kirby said. The announcement came three days before the Iowa caucuses, when the first votes are cast for the presidential nominations and where Clinton is locked in a tight race with Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders to become the Democratic nominee for the November election.


Homelessness fixes: Start with mental-health services

NBA - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 08:42

Mental illness and drug addiction are huge factors contributing to our homeless crisis, and could have played a role in the recent tent encampment shooting [“Death in Seattle’s Jungle: Two lives lost after long struggle with drugs,” Page One, Jan 29]. This tragedy brings to light an enormous problem that has been decades in the […]
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Homelessness fixes: Start with mental-health services

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 08:42

Mental illness and drug addiction are huge factors contributing to our homeless crisis, and could have played a role in the recent tent encampment shooting [“Death in Seattle’s Jungle: Two lives lost after long struggle with drugs,” Page One, Jan 29]. This tragedy brings to light an enormous problem that has been decades in the […]
Categories: Sports Center