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Out-of-town dreams: Traffic and a Sodo arena

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:46

The juxtaposition of the editorial “Bad arena dreams” [Opinion, April 12] and the article about the traffic problems that will result from the temporary closure of the viaduct resonated with those of us who live in West Seattle and south. Traveling to downtown is a nightmare today when games are on at the existing stadiums. […]
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Out-of-town dreams: Traffic and a Sodo arena

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:46

The juxtaposition of the editorial “Bad arena dreams” [Opinion, April 12] and the article about the traffic problems that will result from the temporary closure of the viaduct resonated with those of us who live in West Seattle and south. Traveling to downtown is a nightmare today when games are on at the existing stadiums. […]

Climate change will play a role in spread of diseases like Zika

NBA - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:45

The need to further study the impacts of the Zika virus underscores the urgency of tackling global warming [“Zika experts: The more they learn, the scarier the virus is,” Page One, April 12]. Unfortunately, diseases like Zika thrive in warming climates, and this is exactly the sort of epidemic that climate scientists predict will become […]
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Climate change will play a role in spread of diseases like Zika

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:45

The need to further study the impacts of the Zika virus underscores the urgency of tackling global warming [“Zika experts: The more they learn, the scarier the virus is,” Page One, April 12]. Unfortunately, diseases like Zika thrive in warming climates, and this is exactly the sort of epidemic that climate scientists predict will become […]
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Climate change will play a role in spread of diseases like Zika

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:45

The need to further study the impacts of the Zika virus underscores the urgency of tackling global warming [“Zika experts: The more they learn, the scarier the virus is,” Page One, April 12]. Unfortunately, diseases like Zika thrive in warming climates, and this is exactly the sort of epidemic that climate scientists predict will become […]

Protests Erupt in Macedonia as President Halts Wiretapping Inquiry

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:43
A special prosecutor had been investigating allegations of widespread corruption in government, but President Gjorge Ivanov issued a blanket pardon.









Stormwater detox: Pollution solutions are within reach

NBA - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:40

Record-breaking rainfall pouring over hard surfaces in our cities and neighborhoods has added pollution to our lakes, rivers, streams and Puget Sound.
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Stormwater detox: Pollution solutions are within reach

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:40

Record-breaking rainfall pouring over hard surfaces in our cities and neighborhoods has added pollution to our lakes, rivers, streams and Puget Sound.
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Stormwater detox: Pollution solutions are within reach

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:40

Record-breaking rainfall pouring over hard surfaces in our cities and neighborhoods has added pollution to our lakes, rivers, streams and Puget Sound.

Court sends part of Wisconsin voter ID case back to judge

NBA - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:38

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A judge must consider whether Wisconsin’s voter photo identification law applies to people who face daunting obstacles in obtaining identification, a three-judge federal appellate panel ruled Tuesday. The American Civil Liberties Union and the National Law Center for Homelessness and Poverty filed a federal lawsuit in 2011 challenging the law. U.S. […]
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Court sends part of Wisconsin voter ID case back to judge

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:38

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A judge must consider whether Wisconsin’s voter photo identification law applies to people who face daunting obstacles in obtaining identification, a three-judge federal appellate panel ruled Tuesday. The American Civil Liberties Union and the National Law Center for Homelessness and Poverty filed a federal lawsuit in 2011 challenging the law. U.S. […]
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Court sends part of Wisconsin voter ID case back to judge

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:38

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A judge must consider whether Wisconsin’s voter photo identification law applies to people who face daunting obstacles in obtaining identification, a three-judge federal appellate panel ruled Tuesday. The American Civil Liberties Union and the National Law Center for Homelessness and Poverty filed a federal lawsuit in 2011 challenging the law. U.S. […]

Court sends part of Wisconsin voter ID case back to judge

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:37
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A judge must consider whether Wisconsin's voter photo identification law applies to people who face daunting obstacles in obtaining identification, a three-judge federal appellate panel ruled Tuesday.

Truckers tired of taking long way round another country

BBC World News - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:36
Why truckers have to drive all the way round another country
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Pay attention to state primary deadline

NBA - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:36

Want to vote in the May 24 presidential primary? It’s time to register.
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Pay attention to state primary deadline

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:36

Want to vote in the May 24 presidential primary? It’s time to register.
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Pay attention to state primary deadline

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:36

Want to vote in the May 24 presidential primary? It’s time to register.

Transgender bathroom bill delayed amid financial questions

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:35
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The sponsor of a Tennessee transgender bathroom bill told a Senate committee Tuesday that he has to consider a state attorney general's opinion before going forward. The move came the say day the White House called the proposal "mean-spirited."

Villanova Wildcats recreate championship buzzer-beater

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:35

Villanova Wildcats recreate championship buzzer-beaterKris Jenkins' miracle buzzer-beater sealed the National Championship for the Villanova Wildcats.


Pregame: Luis Sardinas gets the start at shortstop for the Mariners

NBA - Wed, 04/13/2016 - 07:28

Utility infielder Luis Sardinas will get the start at shortstop in place of Ketel Marte, who has struggled in the last few games. Sardinas, a shortstop coming up through the minor league ranks, is seeing his first action at the position in the regular season.
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