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NFC championship game features 2 of NFL’s best cornerbacks

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 05:36

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Cornerbacks might have the toughest job in the NFL. They are expected to shadow a receiver, who knows where he’s going while the defender doesn’t, and the rules are stacked against them. Few truly excel at the job. This season, Arizona’s Patrick Peterson and Carolina’s Josh Norman might have been the […]
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NFC championship game features 2 of NFL’s best cornerbacks

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 05:36

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Cornerbacks might have the toughest job in the NFL. They are expected to shadow a receiver, who knows where he’s going while the defender doesn’t, and the rules are stacked against them. Few truly excel at the job. This season, Arizona’s Patrick Peterson and Carolina’s Josh Norman might have been the […]

United flight rolls to the end of Chicago runway

NBA - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 05:34

CHICAGO (AP) — A Federal Aviation Agency spokesman says a United Airlines flight from San Francisco rolled all the way to the end of a runway when it landed at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport. FAA spokesman Tony Molinaro had no further details about the landing of Flight 734 about 11:55 a.m. Friday. He said the […]
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United flight rolls to the end of Chicago runway

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 05:34

CHICAGO (AP) — A Federal Aviation Agency spokesman says a United Airlines flight from San Francisco rolled all the way to the end of a runway when it landed at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport. FAA spokesman Tony Molinaro had no further details about the landing of Flight 734 about 11:55 a.m. Friday. He said the […]
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United flight rolls to the end of Chicago runway

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 05:34

CHICAGO (AP) — A Federal Aviation Agency spokesman says a United Airlines flight from San Francisco rolled all the way to the end of a runway when it landed at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport. FAA spokesman Tony Molinaro had no further details about the landing of Flight 734 about 11:55 a.m. Friday. He said the […]

Sports Business: True Scandal of Deflategate Lies in the N.F.L.’s Behavior

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 05:31
A scientific consensus that deflation of footballs in the 2015 A.F.C. title game could be explained by physics has not done anything to mitigate the Patriots’ punishment.









Prince Ali confident he can win FIFA presidential election

NBA - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 05:29

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Prince Ali of Jordan is confident he can win the FIFA presidential election and turn around what he says is a critical situation facing football’s governing body. Prince Ali, who is one of five candidates for the presidency vacated by Sepp Blatter, told reporters in New Zealand on Friday he […]
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Prince Ali confident he can win FIFA presidential election

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 05:29

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Prince Ali of Jordan is confident he can win the FIFA presidential election and turn around what he says is a critical situation facing football’s governing body. Prince Ali, who is one of five candidates for the presidency vacated by Sepp Blatter, told reporters in New Zealand on Friday he […]
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Prince Ali confident he can win FIFA presidential election

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 05:29

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Prince Ali of Jordan is confident he can win the FIFA presidential election and turn around what he says is a critical situation facing football’s governing body. Prince Ali, who is one of five candidates for the presidency vacated by Sepp Blatter, told reporters in New Zealand on Friday he […]

Testimony casts doubt on defense claim in 1991 murder case

NBA - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 05:29

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A retired Arizona detective cast some doubt Friday on a defense theory in the case of a woman charged with killing her young son in New Jersey 25 years ago. Thomas Van Meter testified in an evidence hearing in the case of Michelle Lodzinski, a former Florida resident charged in […]
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Testimony casts doubt on defense claim in 1991 murder case

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 05:29

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A retired Arizona detective cast some doubt Friday on a defense theory in the case of a woman charged with killing her young son in New Jersey 25 years ago. Thomas Van Meter testified in an evidence hearing in the case of Michelle Lodzinski, a former Florida resident charged in […]
Categories: Sports Center

Testimony casts doubt on defense claim in 1991 murder case

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 05:29

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A retired Arizona detective cast some doubt Friday on a defense theory in the case of a woman charged with killing her young son in New Jersey 25 years ago. Thomas Van Meter testified in an evidence hearing in the case of Michelle Lodzinski, a former Florida resident charged in […]

Apple and Williams rise as the market climbs; AmEx tumbles

NBA - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 05:29

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market: NYSE Schlumberger NV, up $3.75 to $65.20 The world’s largest oilfield services company said it cut 10,000 jobs and also said it will buy back $10 billion in stock. Most Read StoriesSeahawks' […]
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Apple and Williams rise as the market climbs; AmEx tumbles

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 05:29

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market: NYSE Schlumberger NV, up $3.75 to $65.20 The world’s largest oilfield services company said it cut 10,000 jobs and also said it will buy back $10 billion in stock. Most Read StoriesSeahawks' […]
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Apple and Williams rise as the market climbs; AmEx tumbles

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 05:29

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market: NYSE Schlumberger NV, up $3.75 to $65.20 The world’s largest oilfield services company said it cut 10,000 jobs and also said it will buy back $10 billion in stock. Most Read StoriesSeahawks' […]

AccuWeather Alert: Blizzard Warnings issued for NYC, NJ and Long Island until Sunday

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 05:29

 Blizzard Warnings issued for NYC, NJ and Long Island until SundayBlizzard and winter storm warnings have been issued as a major storm threatens to dump a foot of snow on New York City and parts of the Tri-State area.


U.S. May Put Forces at Iraqi Bases in Effort to Retake Mosul

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 05:28
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said American and Iraqi officials had begun discussion on how to “integrate” Americans with Iraqi military units.









Testimony casts doubt on defense claim in 1991 murder case

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 05:28
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A retired Arizona detective cast some doubt Friday on a defense theory in the case of a woman charged with killing her young son in New Jersey 25 years ago.

Author who hinted at loot looks for missing treasure hunter

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 05:23
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — An author whose book hints at a cache of gold, jewelry and artifacts worth nearly $2 million in New Mexico launched his own search for a Colorado man who went missing while looking for the loot.

Florida police say officer ambushed in patrol car shooting

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 05:23
A gunman shot and wounded a Florida police officer in a parked patrol vehicle on Friday in an ambush-style attack, said the Miami Gardens Police Department, which apprehended the suspect. Around 8:30 a.m., Officer David Starling noticed a black BMW sports utility vehicle driving past him, police said. "The officer was ambushed," Police Chief Antonio Brooklen told reporters.