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Storm to open home schedule vs. league champion Minnesota; WNBA announces changes to regular-season, playoffs

Seattle Storm - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:04

The Seattle Storm will open their 2016 home slate at Key Arena against the defending WNBA champs, the Minnesota Lynx, and will play all their Sunday home games at 4 p.m. this season, the team announced Thursday as part of their official schedule release
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Seattle Storm releases 2016 schedule commemorating WNBA’s 20th anniversary

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:04

The Seattle Storm will open their 2016 home slate at Key Arena against the defending WNBA champs, the Minnesota Lynx, and will play all their Sunday home games at 4 p.m. this season, the team announced Thursday as part of their official schedule release
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Seattle Storm releases 2016 schedule commemorating WNBA’s 20th anniversary

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:04

The Seattle Storm will open their 2016 home slate at Key Arena against the defending WNBA champs, the Minnesota Lynx, and will play all their Sunday home games at 4 p.m. this season, the team announced Thursday as part of their official schedule release
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Seattle Storm releases 2016 schedule commemorating WNBA’s 20th anniversary

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:04

The Seattle Storm will open their 2016 home slate at Key Arena against the defending WNBA champs, the Minnesota Lynx, and will play all their Sunday home games at 4 p.m. this season, the team announced Thursday as part of their official schedule release

AP source: Rays agree to get Dickerson from Rox for McGee

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:04

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Colorado’s crowded outfield just wasn’t big enough for Corey Dickerson. The Tampa Bay Rays have agreed to acquire Dickerson from the Rockies for left-handed reliever Jake McGee, a person with knowledge of the situation said Thursday. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the trade has […]
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AP source: Rays agree to get Dickerson from Rox for McGee

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:04

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Colorado’s crowded outfield just wasn’t big enough for Corey Dickerson. The Tampa Bay Rays have agreed to acquire Dickerson from the Rockies for left-handed reliever Jake McGee, a person with knowledge of the situation said Thursday. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the trade has […]
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AP source: Rays agree to get Dickerson from Rox for McGee

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:04

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Colorado’s crowded outfield just wasn’t big enough for Corey Dickerson. The Tampa Bay Rays have agreed to acquire Dickerson from the Rockies for left-handed reliever Jake McGee, a person with knowledge of the situation said Thursday. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the trade has […]

Ex-Seattle cop acquitted of child-molestation charges

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:03

A veteran Seattle police officer who retired after he was accused of molesting his ex-girlfriend’s daughter was found not guilty of four criminal charges by a Snohomish County jury on Wednesday.
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Ex-Seattle cop acquitted of child-molestation charges

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:03

A veteran Seattle police officer who retired after he was accused of molesting his ex-girlfriend’s daughter was found not guilty of four criminal charges by a Snohomish County jury on Wednesday.
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Ex-Seattle cop acquitted of child-molestation charges

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:03

A veteran Seattle police officer who retired after he was accused of molesting his ex-girlfriend’s daughter was found not guilty of four criminal charges by a Snohomish County jury on Wednesday.

VIDEO: Zika: Killing the virus at source?

BBC World News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:02
Researchers are using new genetic technology to try to contain the spread of the Zika virus by mosquitoes.
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Movie bargains: ‘Bridge of Spies,’ ‘Creed,’ ‘Groundhog Day’

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:00

Here are some theaters offering discounted movie tickets during the week of Jan. 29.
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A look at winemaking, Charlie Chaplin films and more

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:00

Art-house screenings during the week of Jan. 29 include “SOMM: Into the Bottle”; Charlie Chaplin films “The Rink” and “The Kids”; “Josh Groban: Stages Live”; and “Raiders of the Lost Ark.”
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Oscar shorts 2016: the animated, live-action nominees

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:00

Review of “2016 Oscar-Nominated Short Films,” separate programs of animated and live-action shorts that offer an array of stories and styles. Rating: 3 stars out of 4.
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Oscar shorts 2016: excellent documentary nominees

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:00

This fine batch of Oscar-nominated short documentaries, which screens in two separate programs at Sundance Cinemas (21+), is well-worth attending. Rating: 4 stars out of 4.
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‘Lazer Team’: Grab a ray gun and zap this sci-fi comedy

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:00

Movie review of “Lazer Team”: Nothing new, or interesting, in this sci-fi comedy about four small-town Texas dolts called upon to save the Earth from alien invaders. Rating: 1.5 stars out of 4.
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‘Kung Fu Panda 3’: a delightful kick with Po and friends

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:00

Movie review of “Kung Fu Panda 3”: One-liners fly as fast as kung-fu fisticuffs in this gloriously colorful, very funny and, better yet, substantive and genuinely moving latest entry in the animated saga of the tubby panda Po. Rating: 3.5 stars out of 4.
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Two cineastes walk into a studio: the masterful conversation of ‘Hitchcock/Truffaut’

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:00

“Hitchcock/Truffaut”: a document of the weeklong conversation between filmmakers Alfred Hitchcock and François Truffaut. 3.5 stars out of 4.
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Movie bargains: ‘Bridge of Spies,’ ‘Creed,’ ‘Groundhog Day’

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:00

Here are some theaters offering discounted movie tickets during the week of Jan. 29.
Categories: Sports Center

A look at winemaking, Charlie Chaplin films and more

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 07:00

Art-house screenings during the week of Jan. 29 include “SOMM: Into the Bottle”; Charlie Chaplin films “The Rink” and “The Kids”; “Josh Groban: Stages Live”; and “Raiders of the Lost Ark.”
Categories: Sports Center