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Position battles to watch at Washington State - ESPN (blog)

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:02

ESPN (blog)

Position battles to watch at Washington State
ESPN (blog)
As spring practice continues across the Pac-12, position battles rage. Jobs can still be earned during training camp in August, but this time of year provides prime opportunity to make a move and potentially solidify areas of uncertainty on the roster ...

Jim Lynch’s ‘Before the Wind’: a storm-tossed Seattle family

NBA - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:00

Olympia novelist Jim Lynch returns with “Before the Wind,” the story of an eccentric Seattle family of sailors whose resistance to change sometimes seems like the only tie that binds. Lynch reads in April at several Western Washington locations.
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Q&A with Jim Lynch on his new book, sailing ‘euphoria’ and change in the PNW

NBA - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:00

Olympia author Jim Lynch ventures again into some interesting family dynamics in “Before the Wind,” about relations obsessed with sailing.
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Jim Lynch’s ‘Before the Wind’: a storm-tossed Seattle family

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:00

Olympia novelist Jim Lynch returns with “Before the Wind,” the story of an eccentric Seattle family of sailors whose resistance to change sometimes seems like the only tie that binds. Lynch reads in April at several Western Washington locations.
Categories: Sports Center

Q&A with Jim Lynch on his new book, sailing ‘euphoria’ and change in the PNW

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:00

Olympia author Jim Lynch ventures again into some interesting family dynamics in “Before the Wind,” about relations obsessed with sailing.
Categories: Sports Center

Jim Lynch’s ‘Before the Wind’: a storm-tossed Seattle family

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:00

Olympia novelist Jim Lynch returns with “Before the Wind,” the story of an eccentric Seattle family of sailors whose resistance to change sometimes seems like the only tie that binds. Lynch reads in April at several Western Washington locations.

Q&A with Jim Lynch on his new book, sailing ‘euphoria’ and change in the PNW

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:00

Olympia author Jim Lynch ventures again into some interesting family dynamics in “Before the Wind,” about relations obsessed with sailing.

Unions blame corporate changes at Amtrak for worker deaths

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:00

Unions blame corporate changes at Amtrak for worker deathsRailroad union leaders say a "perfect storm" of corporate changes at Amtrak is largely to blame for two workers being killed on tracks near Philadelphia.


Official: FBI reviewing SC couple's cavity search case

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 00:54

HFM April 13 In this April 12, 2016, photo, Lakeya Hicks and Elijah Pontoon stand outside their home in Aiken, South Carolina. The couple is speaking out about the 2014 traffic stop they say ended in public humiliation over an invasive cavity search for drugs that didn't exist. Hicks and Pontoon are suing the Aiken Department of Public Safety for illegally searching them on the side of a busy road. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Federal authorities are reviewing the case of a black South Carolina couple who say they were subjected to an illegal cavity search at the hands of white officers.


WSU student hospitalized after drinking at frat party

NBA - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 00:51

A Washington State University student was hospitalized with a life-threatening blood-alcohol level after a recent event at the Phi Delta Theta house.
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WSU student hospitalized after drinking at frat party

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 00:51

A Washington State University student was hospitalized with a life-threatening blood-alcohol level after a recent event at the Phi Delta Theta house.
Categories: Sports Center

WSU student hospitalized after drinking at frat party

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 00:51

A Washington State University student was hospitalized with a life-threatening blood-alcohol level after a recent event at the Phi Delta Theta house.

Singer Kelly Clarkson gives birth to a baby boy

NBA - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 00:49

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Pop singer Kelly Clarkson has announced the birth of her second child, a boy named Remington Alexander Blackstock. Clarkson, a former “American Idol” star, posted Thursday on her Twitter account that the baby was born Tuesday “& he is healthy & we couldn’t be happier or more in love.” A record […]
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Singer Kelly Clarkson gives birth to a baby boy

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 00:49

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Pop singer Kelly Clarkson has announced the birth of her second child, a boy named Remington Alexander Blackstock. Clarkson, a former “American Idol” star, posted Thursday on her Twitter account that the baby was born Tuesday “& he is healthy & we couldn’t be happier or more in love.” A record […]
Categories: Sports Center

Singer Kelly Clarkson gives birth to a baby boy

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 00:49

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Pop singer Kelly Clarkson has announced the birth of her second child, a boy named Remington Alexander Blackstock. Clarkson, a former “American Idol” star, posted Thursday on her Twitter account that the baby was born Tuesday “& he is healthy & we couldn’t be happier or more in love.” A record […]

Puerto Rico faces defaults as Congress stalls on way to help

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 00:48

House Natural Resources Committee Chairman Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah., left, and the committee's ranking member Rep. Raul Grijalva, D-Ariz., right, listen to testimony on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, April 13, 2016, during a legislative hearing on a discussion draft of the "Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act." (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan said Congress needs to "bring order to the chaos" in Puerto Rico and prevent U.S. taxpayers from having to eventually bail out the territory, which is facing a $70 billion debt.


Man gets 45 to 90 years in carjack crash that killed family

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 00:48
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The second defendant in a carjacking that ended with the deaths of a mother and three children selling fruit at a busy Philadelphia intersection has been sentenced to 45 to 90 years in prison.

Obama: Wounds don’t end service for US military members

NBA - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 00:48

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the sight of wounded service members riding bicycles is a reminder that service doesn’t end when they take off the uniform. Some participants in the annual Wounded Warrior Ride who were welcomed at the White House on Thursday are working through less visible wounds, like post-traumatic stress disorder. […]
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Obama: Wounds don’t end service for US military members

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 00:48

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the sight of wounded service members riding bicycles is a reminder that service doesn’t end when they take off the uniform. Some participants in the annual Wounded Warrior Ride who were welcomed at the White House on Thursday are working through less visible wounds, like post-traumatic stress disorder. […]
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Obama: Wounds don’t end service for US military members

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 00:48

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the sight of wounded service members riding bicycles is a reminder that service doesn’t end when they take off the uniform. Some participants in the annual Wounded Warrior Ride who were welcomed at the White House on Thursday are working through less visible wounds, like post-traumatic stress disorder. […]