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Drum drops and electro-soul with the Seattle Symphony on Friday

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 05:44

There are a lot of moving parts to “Sonic Evolution,” the Seattle Symphony Orchestra’s program mixing classical and pop music. On May 13, the concert features electro-soul duo Fly Moon Royalty, a rangy new work by eclectic composer Michael Gordon and a movie, “Unchanging Sea.”

It’s OK to be a cheapskate when it comes to funds

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 05:44

Armed with the cheapest funds in a category, an investor can then look to see if anything justifies paying more for a fund that lies outside of the group, a Morningstar researcher says.
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It’s OK to be a cheapskate when it comes to funds

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 05:44

Armed with the cheapest funds in a category, an investor can then look to see if anything justifies paying more for a fund that lies outside of the group, a Morningstar researcher says.
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It’s OK to be a cheapskate when it comes to funds

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 05:44

Armed with the cheapest funds in a category, an investor can then look to see if anything justifies paying more for a fund that lies outside of the group, a Morningstar researcher says.

High-ranking San Francisco politician calls for new police chief

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 05:43
A member of San Francisco's Board of Supervisors became the city's first high-ranking politician on Wednesday to call to replace the city's police chief amid scandals that have rocked the department for months. Supervisor Jane Kim, who is currently running for the California State Senate, urged the mayor and the city's police commission to launch a search to replace Police Chief Greg Suhr.

Young girl finds gun under pillow in Detroit, kills self

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 05:39

This photo taken Wednesday morning, May 11, 2016, shows the exterior of home in Detroit where Police say a young girl fatally shot herself after finding a handgun under her grandmother's pillow. (Todd McInturf/Detroit News via AP)DETROIT (AP) — Police say a young Detroit girl who found a gun under her grandmother's pillow accidentally shot herself and died.


VIDEO: And the Taylor Swift Award goes to...

BBC World News - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 05:39
Taylor Swift receives the BMI Taylor Swift Award at The 64th Annual BMI Pop Awards.
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Washington State To Drivers: You Can't Drive 75 On I-90 - KUOW News and Information

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 05:35

KUOW News and Information

Washington State To Drivers: You Can't Drive 75 On I-90
KUOW News and Information
Washington State To Drivers: You Can't Drive 75 On I-90. By Austin Jenkins • 45 minutes ago. ShareTwitter Facebook Google+ Email. File photo. The speed limit on I-90 between the Spokane County line and the Columbia River Gorge will stay at 70 mph.
State: 75 mph too fast for eastern section of I-90seattlepi.com
Wash. decides against raising speed limit to 75mphNWCN.com

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What’s in Trump’s returns? A look at how he plays tax game

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 05:33

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump told The Associated Press this week “there’s nothing to learn” from all those income tax returns he won’t release until an ongoing audit wraps up. Really? Tax experts say the feet-high stack of returns that he’s posed with for photos could provide significant insights about the presumptive GOP nominee — […]
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What’s in Trump’s returns? A look at how he plays tax game

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 05:33

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump told The Associated Press this week “there’s nothing to learn” from all those income tax returns he won’t release until an ongoing audit wraps up. Really? Tax experts say the feet-high stack of returns that he’s posed with for photos could provide significant insights about the presumptive GOP nominee — […]
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What’s in Trump’s returns? A look at how he plays tax game

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 05:33

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump told The Associated Press this week “there’s nothing to learn” from all those income tax returns he won’t release until an ongoing audit wraps up. Really? Tax experts say the feet-high stack of returns that he’s posed with for photos could provide significant insights about the presumptive GOP nominee — […]

Company agrees to buy Las Vegas resort for $313 million

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 05:32

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Station Casinos parent company Red Rock Resorts Inc. has agreed to buy the off-Strip Palms resort for $312.5 million. The deal anticipated to close by the end of the third quarter is contingent upon state and federal regulatory approval. TPG Capital and Leonard Green & Partners LP are selling their 49 […]
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Company agrees to buy Las Vegas resort for $313 million

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 05:32

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Station Casinos parent company Red Rock Resorts Inc. has agreed to buy the off-Strip Palms resort for $312.5 million. The deal anticipated to close by the end of the third quarter is contingent upon state and federal regulatory approval. TPG Capital and Leonard Green & Partners LP are selling their 49 […]
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Company agrees to buy Las Vegas resort for $313 million

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 05:32

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Station Casinos parent company Red Rock Resorts Inc. has agreed to buy the off-Strip Palms resort for $312.5 million. The deal anticipated to close by the end of the third quarter is contingent upon state and federal regulatory approval. TPG Capital and Leonard Green & Partners LP are selling their 49 […]

Nationals OF Bryce Harper appeals 1-game suspension by MLB

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 05:32

NEW YORK (AP) — Bryce Harper has been suspended one game and fined by Major League Baseball for his behavior following an ejection this week. The commissioner’s office says Wednesday that Harper has decided to appeal the penalty, so he remains eligible to play until the process is finished. Last year’s NL MVP is in […]
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Nationals OF Bryce Harper appeals 1-game suspension by MLB

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 05:32

NEW YORK (AP) — Bryce Harper has been suspended one game and fined by Major League Baseball for his behavior following an ejection this week. The commissioner’s office says Wednesday that Harper has decided to appeal the penalty, so he remains eligible to play until the process is finished. Last year’s NL MVP is in […]
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Nationals OF Bryce Harper appeals 1-game suspension by MLB

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 05:32

NEW YORK (AP) — Bryce Harper has been suspended one game and fined by Major League Baseball for his behavior following an ejection this week. The commissioner’s office says Wednesday that Harper has decided to appeal the penalty, so he remains eligible to play until the process is finished. Last year’s NL MVP is in […]

DA: Murder victim recorded her killing on cell phone

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 05:31

 Murder victim recorded her killing on cell phoneA woman who was allegedly murdered by her boyfriend managed to record audio of her death on her own cell phone, investigators in Chester County said.


Prosecutors: Woman recorded sound of own slaying on phone

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 05:30
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — A woman killed by a shotgun blast in a domestic dispute last week recorded the sound of her own killing on her phone, authorities said.

Study: Bakken oil field leaks 275,000 tons of methane yearly

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 05:30
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The oil-producing region of North Dakota and Montana leaks 275,000 tons of methane annually, a significant amount of the greenhouse gas but less than previously believed, a study released Wednesday said.