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Mayor’s nonprofit group stops cooperating with ethics probe

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 05/07/2016 - 06:24

NEW YORK (AP) — A nonprofit group created to promote the political agenda of Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio will no longer cooperate with a state ethics probe because the probe has become a “blatantly political exercise,” the group’s lawyer said in a letter Friday to investigators. In the letter, a copy of which was […]

Mayor's nonprofit group stops cooperating with ethics probe

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/07/2016 - 06:22
NEW YORK (AP) — A nonprofit group created to promote the political agenda of Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio will no longer cooperate with a state ethics probe because the probe has become a "blatantly political exercise," the group's lawyer said in a letter Friday to investigators.

Trump picked tiny Lynden after getting rebuffed in Seattle

NBA - Sat, 05/07/2016 - 06:21

A Whatcom County fairgrounds near the Canadian border was not the Donald Trump campaign’s first choice for a rally in Western Washington.
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Trump picked tiny Lynden after getting rebuffed in Seattle

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 05/07/2016 - 06:21

A Whatcom County fairgrounds near the Canadian border was not the Donald Trump campaign’s first choice for a rally in Western Washington.
Categories: Sports Center

Trump picked tiny Lynden after getting rebuffed in Seattle

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 05/07/2016 - 06:21

A Whatcom County fairgrounds near the Canadian border was not the Donald Trump campaign’s first choice for a rally in Western Washington.

Mariners at Astros: Follow live as Seattle looks for fifth straight win

Seattle Mariners - Sat, 05/07/2016 - 06:20

Follow along live as the Mariners go for a fifth straight win as they take on the last-place Astros in Houston.
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Major League Baseball, Wary of Zika Virus, Moves Games From Puerto Rico

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 05/07/2016 - 06:19
The Pirates and the Marlins will play a two-game series in Miami instead of San Juan.

Police: Woman left car after crash, killed in hit-and-run

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/07/2016 - 06:19

 Woman left car after crash, killed in hit-and-runA woman who survived a car crash in Gloucester County, New Jersey, was killed by a hit-and-run driver after she got out of her vehicle.


Six perish in upstate New York house fire

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/07/2016 - 06:16
Six people, including four children, were died on Friday when fire swept through a wood-frame house in Syracuse, New York, fire officials and local media said. The dead included a 7-year-old girl and three boys ages 10, 12 and 13, according to media reports. Officials from the Syracuse Fire Department, which confirmed the deaths on Twitter, were not immediately available to provide additional details.

Six perish in upstate New York house fire

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/07/2016 - 06:16
Six people, including four children, were died on Friday when fire swept through a wood-frame house in Syracuse, New York, fire officials and local media said. The dead included a 7-year-old girl and three boys ages 10, 12 and 13, according to media reports. Officials from the Syracuse Fire Department, which confirmed the deaths on Twitter, were not immediately available to provide additional details.

Your Evening Briefing

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 05/07/2016 - 06:13
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

Lawyers clash on mental competency of media mogul Redstone

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/07/2016 - 06:11

Lawyers clash on mental competency of media mogul RedstoneLOS ANGELES (AP) — Lawyers on both sides agree that ailing media mogul Sumner Redstone was being manipulated in the months before he expelled a longtime companion from his life late last year.


Mariners pregame: Norichika Aoki and Seth Smith get on base and Robinson Cano drives them in

Seattle Mariners - Sat, 05/07/2016 - 06:10

Pregame notes, quotes, lineups and matchups for Friday's game between the Mariners and the Astros. First pitch is set for 5 p.m. Pacific.
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What Comes Next for Cuban Modern Dance?

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 05/07/2016 - 06:10
As barriers between Cuba and America tumble, Cuban dance companies are working with American choreographers and anticipating change.

Bridge reopens a day after wall collapsed onto 2 businesses

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/07/2016 - 06:04
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A bridge reopened to pedestrian and vehicle traffic Friday, a day after an adjoining wall and parking lot collapsed onto two businesses below.

The Latest: 2 juveniles among 3 killed in rural Hawaii

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/07/2016 - 06:04
PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — The Latest on a triple killing on Hawaii's Big Island (all times local):

Chile TV host sacked after pisco row

BBC World News - Sat, 05/07/2016 - 06:02
A Chilean TV presenter has been sacked after being accused of being unpatriotic when discussing alcohol.
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The Latest: Pennsylvania bridge reopens after wall collapse

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/07/2016 - 06:00
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on the wall collapse near a Harrisburg bridge (all times local):

The Latest: Pennsylvania bridge reopens after wall collapse

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/07/2016 - 06:00
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on the wall collapse near a Harrisburg bridge (all times local):

The Latest: Pair IDs fire deaths as 4 grandkids, son, nephew

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/07/2016 - 05:58
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the house fire in Syracuse that has killed six members of the same family (all times local):