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Thousands watch Pittsburgh falcon feed young to fellow chick

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 21:21

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A live broadcast of a peregrine falcon nesting at the University of Pittsburgh’s Cathedral of Learning shows the bird feeding three hatchlings to her first chick. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports (http://bit.ly/21RGRz4 ) thousands watched the infanticides over recent days through a National Aviary stream. Ornithologist Bob Mulvihill says scientists don’t yet know […]

Thousands watch Pittsburgh falcon feed young to fellow chick

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 21:18
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A live broadcast of a peregrine falcon nesting at the University of Pittsburgh's Cathedral of Learning shows the bird feeding three hatchlings to her first chick.

The summer of ’46: How a girl named Margaret changed our sandlot baseball games forever

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 21:15

When a girl asked to play in a sandlot game 70 years ago, no one wanted her on his team. That changed when they say her play, teaching a group of young boys a lesson in equality.
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The summer of ’46: How a girl named Margaret changed our sandlot baseball games forever

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 21:15

When a girl asked to play in a sandlot game 70 years ago, no one wanted her on his team. That changed when they say her play, teaching a group of young boys a lesson in equality.
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The summer of ’46: How a girl named Margaret changed our sandlot baseball games forever

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 21:15

When a girl asked to play in a sandlot game 70 years ago, no one wanted her on his team. That changed when they say her play, teaching a group of young boys a lesson in equality.

From drag queens to aliens, a con for all seasons

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 21:12

LOS ANGELES (AP) — At first glance, it has all the trappings of San Diego Comic-Con. There’s a cavernous convention center devoid of daylight. Inside, it’s stuffed with thousands of fans lining up for everything from an autograph and a selfie to a slice of pizza and a soda. Upstairs, they’re camping out for Q&A […]
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From drag queens to aliens, a con for all seasons

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 21:12

LOS ANGELES (AP) — At first glance, it has all the trappings of San Diego Comic-Con. There’s a cavernous convention center devoid of daylight. Inside, it’s stuffed with thousands of fans lining up for everything from an autograph and a selfie to a slice of pizza and a soda. Upstairs, they’re camping out for Q&A […]
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From drag queens to aliens, a con for all seasons

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 21:12

LOS ANGELES (AP) — At first glance, it has all the trappings of San Diego Comic-Con. There’s a cavernous convention center devoid of daylight. Inside, it’s stuffed with thousands of fans lining up for everything from an autograph and a selfie to a slice of pizza and a soda. Upstairs, they’re camping out for Q&A […]

Washington State School for the Blind superintendent to retire - The Columbian

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 21:11

The Columbian

Washington State School for the Blind superintendent to retire
The Columbian
Dean Stenehjem (pronounced “Sten-jem”), superintendent of Washington State School for the Blind, stood next to Alexis, watching her work with the power tool. “We focus on experiential education,” Stenehjem said. “They're doing measurements and learning ...

3 seriously injured in Hockessin crash

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 21:10

3 seriously injured in Hockessin crashThree people are seriously injured after a crash in Hockessin, Delaware.


US officials in Belgium to promote intelligence-sharing

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 21:05

BRUSSELS (AP) — A U.S. government delegation is in Belgium to promote greater intelligence-sharing by Belgian and European authorities in the wake of the March bombings that killed 32 victims in Brussels. Lisa Monaco, assistant to the U.S. president for homeland security and counterterrorism, said Tuesday that “what we have learned in the hard work […]
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US officials in Belgium to promote intelligence-sharing

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 21:05

BRUSSELS (AP) — A U.S. government delegation is in Belgium to promote greater intelligence-sharing by Belgian and European authorities in the wake of the March bombings that killed 32 victims in Brussels. Lisa Monaco, assistant to the U.S. president for homeland security and counterterrorism, said Tuesday that “what we have learned in the hard work […]
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US officials in Belgium to promote intelligence-sharing

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 21:05

BRUSSELS (AP) — A U.S. government delegation is in Belgium to promote greater intelligence-sharing by Belgian and European authorities in the wake of the March bombings that killed 32 victims in Brussels. Lisa Monaco, assistant to the U.S. president for homeland security and counterterrorism, said Tuesday that “what we have learned in the hard work […]

Recipe: Green Garlic Tabbouleh

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 21:04

While still young, those tender garlic bulbs are juicy and sweet, with just a hint of the pungency they develop after maturation. And the greens are wonderfully herbal, with an allium tang.
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Recipe: Green Garlic Tabbouleh

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 21:04

While still young, those tender garlic bulbs are juicy and sweet, with just a hint of the pungency they develop after maturation. And the greens are wonderfully herbal, with an allium tang.
Categories: Sports Center

Recipe: Green Garlic Tabbouleh

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 21:04

While still young, those tender garlic bulbs are juicy and sweet, with just a hint of the pungency they develop after maturation. And the greens are wonderfully herbal, with an allium tang.

Flagrant, foul tantrums after Sodo arena vote are all too familiar

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 21:00

Misogynistic missives launched against five Seattle City Council women show that, despite what Mayor Ed Murray says, Seattle is really no better than anywhere else.
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Flagrant, foul tantrums after Sodo arena vote are all too familiar

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 21:00

Misogynistic missives launched against five Seattle City Council women show that, despite what Mayor Ed Murray says, Seattle is really no better than anywhere else.
Categories: Sports Center

Flagrant, foul tantrums after Sodo arena vote are all too familiar

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 21:00

Misogynistic missives launched against five Seattle City Council women show that, despite what Mayor Ed Murray says, Seattle is really no better than anywhere else.

Volunteers set to plant more trees at Flight 93 memorial

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 20:58
SHANKSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Hundreds of volunteers are again set to plant thousands of trees at the Flight 93 National Memorial.