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San Francisco chief: Accounts conflict on fatal shooting

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 09:01

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco’s police chief says an officer reported that he told a homeless Latino man in Spanish to drop his knife before police officers fatally shot him. Police Chief Greg Suhr told a largely hostile crowd at a public meeting Wednesday that several conflicting witness accounts of the April 7 encounter […]

Atlanta Braves' outfielder Olivera charged in hotel assault

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 09:00

Atlanta Braves baseball player Hector Olivera is seen in this Arlington County Sheriff's Office photoAtlanta Braves outfielder Hector Olivera has been charged with assault following a dispute with a woman at a Virginia hotel, police said on Wednesday, and has been suspended from play while the incident is investigated. Police arrived at the Ritz-Carlton just outside of Washington at 6:51 a.m. on Wednesday after a woman reported she was assaulted by a man, according to a statement by the Arlington County Police Department. The man, later identified by a police spokeswoman as Olivera, had been staying at the hotel and was taken into custody and later charged with assault and battery.


Video appears to show some of Nigeria's kidnapped girls alive

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 09:00

Boko Haram's attacks on schools have forced thousands of people out of education

       

Illegal pot grow discovered in Ballard burglary investigation

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 08:58

Narcotics detectives confiscated 531 plants from an illegal pot growing operation in a space next to a children’s book store, Seattle police said.
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Illegal pot grow discovered in Ballard burglary investigation

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 08:58

Narcotics detectives confiscated 531 plants from an illegal pot growing operation in a space next to a children’s book store, Seattle police said.
Categories: Sports Center

Illegal pot grow discovered in Ballard burglary investigation

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 08:58

Narcotics detectives confiscated 531 plants from an illegal pot growing operation in a space next to a children’s book store, Seattle police said.

Statewide lowland lakes stocked with plenty of trout

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 08:54

Many lakes across the state open year-round have been planted to boost catch rates, and the nice weather should keep fish very active and on the bite.
Categories: Sports Center

Statewide lowland lakes stocked with plenty of trout

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 08:54

Many lakes across the state open year-round have been planted to boost catch rates, and the nice weather should keep fish very active and on the bite.
Categories: Sports Center

Statewide lowland lakes stocked with plenty of trout

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 08:54

Many lakes across the state open year-round have been planted to boost catch rates, and the nice weather should keep fish very active and on the bite.

Chicago Police Dept. Plagued by Systemic Racism, Task Force Finds

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 08:54
A panel assigned by Mayor Rahm Emanuel says police officers have mistreated people, operated without oversight and lost the trust of residents.









Sounders practice notes: Chad Marshall’s goal, Herculez Gomez’s role

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 08:51

Chad Marshall doesn’t even remember the last time he scored a goal like the one he netted against the Houston Dynamo on Sunday, which should give you some indication of just how long ago it was. The veteran Sounders defender has scored 18 goals in his 13 MLS seasons, all of which had come either […]
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Sounders practice notes: Chad Marshall’s goal, Herculez Gomez’s role

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 08:51

Chad Marshall doesn’t even remember the last time he scored a goal like the one he netted against the Houston Dynamo on Sunday, which should give you some indication of just how long ago it was. The veteran Sounders defender has scored 18 goals in his 13 MLS seasons, all of which had come either […]
Categories: Sports Center

Sounders practice notes: Chad Marshall’s goal, Herculez Gomez’s role

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 08:51

Chad Marshall doesn’t even remember the last time he scored a goal like the one he netted against the Houston Dynamo on Sunday, which should give you some indication of just how long ago it was. The veteran Sounders defender has scored 18 goals in his 13 MLS seasons, all of which had come either […]

F.B.I. Tried to Defeat Encryption 10 Years Ago, Files Show

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 08:49
Newly declassified and released records show in new detail how F.B.I. hackers worked to defeat encryption over a decade before the agency’s recent fight with Apple over access to a locked iPhone.









Juror Imperils Conviction of Peter Liang, Ex-Officer, in Brooklyn Killing

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 08:48
A juror in the trial of Mr. Liang, who shot Akai Gurley in a stairwell, is said to have hidden the fact that his father had been imprisoned for an accidental shooting.









Hillary Clinton-Bernie Sanders Schism Grows on ‘Too Big to Fail’ Banks

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 08:48
The candidates’ reactions to the failure of five large banks to pass a key test under the Dodd-Frank law characterized their sharp differences.









Hormel to tweak some Spams but classic variety to remain

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 08:42

NEW YORK (AP) — Fear not Spam lovers, the classic variety of the famed canned meat lives on. Hormel says it plans to remove or replace ingredients in some of its products, including two varieties of Spam. The company said Wednesday the changes will be made to Spam Lite and Spam Less Sodium by the […]
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Hormel to tweak some Spams but classic variety to remain

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 08:42

NEW YORK (AP) — Fear not Spam lovers, the classic variety of the famed canned meat lives on. Hormel says it plans to remove or replace ingredients in some of its products, including two varieties of Spam. The company said Wednesday the changes will be made to Spam Lite and Spam Less Sodium by the […]
Categories: Sports Center

Hormel to tweak some Spams but classic variety to remain

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 08:42

NEW YORK (AP) — Fear not Spam lovers, the classic variety of the famed canned meat lives on. Hormel says it plans to remove or replace ingredients in some of its products, including two varieties of Spam. The company said Wednesday the changes will be made to Spam Lite and Spam Less Sodium by the […]

Darby Township's new police chief making history

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 08:41

Darby Township's new police chief making historyA Delaware County township's new police chief is about to make history just by taking office.