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Hanks, movie-land ambassador to America, takes another trip

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:08

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Hanks, great American, has been to some far-flung places in the service of Hollywood and country. There’s no working actor who more embodies America, or at least its most idealized, virtuous image of itself. It’s one reason why Hanks has five times topped the annual Harris Poll, including this year, […]
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Hanks, movie-land ambassador to America, takes another trip

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:08

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Hanks, great American, has been to some far-flung places in the service of Hollywood and country. There’s no working actor who more embodies America, or at least its most idealized, virtuous image of itself. It’s one reason why Hanks has five times topped the annual Harris Poll, including this year, […]

Image of Asia: Making bricks in India

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:07

In this photo by Channi Anand, a laborer arranges raw bricks at a kiln on the outskirts of Jammu, India. Brick-making is an unorganized industry that employs many Indians, generally in rural and semi-urban areas. The laborers usually work for 12 to 14 hours a day earning 200 rupees ($2.50) per day.
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Image of Asia: Making bricks in India

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:07

In this photo by Channi Anand, a laborer arranges raw bricks at a kiln on the outskirts of Jammu, India. Brick-making is an unorganized industry that employs many Indians, generally in rural and semi-urban areas. The laborers usually work for 12 to 14 hours a day earning 200 rupees ($2.50) per day.
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Image of Asia: Making bricks in India

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:07

In this photo by Channi Anand, a laborer arranges raw bricks at a kiln on the outskirts of Jammu, India. Brick-making is an unorganized industry that employs many Indians, generally in rural and semi-urban areas. The laborers usually work for 12 to 14 hours a day earning 200 rupees ($2.50) per day.

Abu Dhabi plans $1 billion Warner Bros. theme park

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:06
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates has announced plans for a $1 billion Warner Bros. theme park in Abu Dhabi, which will bring to the Middle East the studio's popular superheroes and cartoon characters ranging from Bugs Bunny and Scooby-Doo to Batman and Superman.

A modern, simplified version of gefilte fish

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:05

Gefilte fish, made with lake fish like carp, whitefish and pike, has been an Eastern European tradition for hundreds of years.
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A modern, simplified version of gefilte fish

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:05

Gefilte fish, made with lake fish like carp, whitefish and pike, has been an Eastern European tradition for hundreds of years.
Categories: Sports Center

A modern, simplified version of gefilte fish

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:05

Gefilte fish, made with lake fish like carp, whitefish and pike, has been an Eastern European tradition for hundreds of years.

Cosby’s wife to continue deposition in defamation lawsuit

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:03

BOSTON (AP) — Bill Cosby’s wife will answer more questions under oath in a defamation lawsuit filed by seven women who contend the comedian branded them liars after they went public with sexual assault allegations against him. Camille Cosby’s deposition is scheduled to continue Tuesday in Boston. She gave the first part of her deposition […]
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A better chocolate babka

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:03

Beneath the bumpy streusel and sunken crust lies a soft yeast-risen cake, buttery as brioche, shot through with sticky, fudgy veins of chocolate, and drenched in enough sugar syrup to render it moist, tender and just the slightest bit sticky.
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Cosby’s wife to continue deposition in defamation lawsuit

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:03

BOSTON (AP) — Bill Cosby’s wife will answer more questions under oath in a defamation lawsuit filed by seven women who contend the comedian branded them liars after they went public with sexual assault allegations against him. Camille Cosby’s deposition is scheduled to continue Tuesday in Boston. She gave the first part of her deposition […]
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A better chocolate babka

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:03

Beneath the bumpy streusel and sunken crust lies a soft yeast-risen cake, buttery as brioche, shot through with sticky, fudgy veins of chocolate, and drenched in enough sugar syrup to render it moist, tender and just the slightest bit sticky.
Categories: Sports Center

Cosby’s wife to continue deposition in defamation lawsuit

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:03

BOSTON (AP) — Bill Cosby’s wife will answer more questions under oath in a defamation lawsuit filed by seven women who contend the comedian branded them liars after they went public with sexual assault allegations against him. Camille Cosby’s deposition is scheduled to continue Tuesday in Boston. She gave the first part of her deposition […]

A better chocolate babka

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:03

Beneath the bumpy streusel and sunken crust lies a soft yeast-risen cake, buttery as brioche, shot through with sticky, fudgy veins of chocolate, and drenched in enough sugar syrup to render it moist, tender and just the slightest bit sticky.

How a college scholarship leads to better high-school graduation rates

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:02

A state scholarship program that promises college financial aid to students in middle school has a powerful effect on the high-school graduation rate.
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How a college scholarship leads to better high-school graduation rates

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:02

A state scholarship program that promises college financial aid to students in middle school has a powerful effect on the high-school graduation rate.
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How a college scholarship leads to better high-school graduation rates

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:02

A state scholarship program that promises college financial aid to students in middle school has a powerful effect on the high-school graduation rate.

Mamnoon Street spices up Amazonland

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:00

A quick-serve spot from the owners of Mamnoon is a winner in the new Amazon Doppler building in the Regrade.
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Where’s the glass? Two Northwest artists defy their medium

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 21:00

Northwest artists Jeff Ballard and Preston Singletary make glass sculptures that look like ceramics, wood and even pillows — everything except glass.
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