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LBs Jack, Smith go early in 2nd round of NFL draft

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:29

CHICAGO (AP) — The wait is over for injured linebackers Myles Jack and Jaylon Smith. Considering how long it could have been, they will take it. Jacksonville traded up to grab Jack with the fifth pick of the second round on Friday, two spots after Dallas selected Smith in the NFL draft. Jack was considered […]

‘Maze Runner’ shoot delayed further due to star’s injuries

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:02

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Principal photography on “Maze Runner: The Death Cure” has been further delayed to allow star Dylan O’Brien more time to recover from injuries he suffered during the shoot in mid-March. 20th Century Fox said in a statement Friday that it looks forward to restarting production as soon as possible. O’Brien stars […]

‘Maze Runner’ shoot delayed further due to star’s injuries

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:02

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Principal photography on “Maze Runner: The Death Cure” has been further delayed to allow star Dylan O’Brien more time to recover from injuries he suffered during the shoot in mid-March. 20th Century Fox said in a statement Friday that it looks forward to restarting production as soon as possible. O’Brien stars […]

Wife, children accused of murder in man’s malnutrition death

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:00

CLEVELAND (AP) — The wife and three adult children of an Ohio man who died of organ failure caused by malnutrition and bed sores have been charged with murder. Wife Debora Brichacek (brik-AY’-sik), Wendy Brichacek, Debbi Brichacek and Brian Brichacek were indicted by a grand jury in Cleveland this week. They’re also charged with involuntary […]

Wife, children accused of murder in man’s malnutrition death

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:00

CLEVELAND (AP) — The wife and three adult children of an Ohio man who died of organ failure caused by malnutrition and bed sores have been charged with murder. Wife Debora Brichacek (brik-AY’-sik), Wendy Brichacek, Debbi Brichacek and Brian Brichacek were indicted by a grand jury in Cleveland this week. They’re also charged with involuntary […]

Regulators close small Tennessee bank

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 06:51

NEW YORK (AP) — Regulators are closing a small Tennessee bank, marking the second failure of a federally insured bank this year. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. said that Trust Co. Bank of Memphis, Tennessee, was closed Friday, As of Dec. 31, Trust Co. Bank had about $20.7 million in total assets and $20.3 million […]

Regulators close small Tennessee bank

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 06:51

NEW YORK (AP) — Regulators are closing a small Tennessee bank, marking the second failure of a federally insured bank this year. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. said that Trust Co. Bank of Memphis, Tennessee, was closed Friday, As of Dec. 31, Trust Co. Bank had about $20.7 million in total assets and $20.3 million […]

Business Highlights

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 06:35

___ Eurozone economy regains size of 2008 but remains shaky LONDON (AP) — The eurozone economy is finally back to the size it was before the global financial crisis. The 19-country currency union, which as a bloc is the world’s second-largest economy, enjoyed an unexpected acceleration in the first three months of the year, expanding […]

Business Highlights

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 06:35

___ Eurozone economy regains size of 2008 but remains shaky LONDON (AP) — The eurozone economy is finally back to the size it was before the global financial crisis. The 19-country currency union, which as a bloc is the world’s second-largest economy, enjoyed an unexpected acceleration in the first three months of the year, expanding […]

Review: Kindle Oasis aims at avid readers, is pricey for others

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 06:31

The new Amazon e-reader is designed as a luxury purchase for die-hard readers, packing just a bit more in features than existing, lower-priced Kindle offerings.

Review: Kindle Oasis aims at avid readers, is pricey for others

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 06:31

The new Amazon e-reader is designed as a luxury purchase for die-hard readers, packing just a bit more in features than existing, lower-priced Kindle offerings.

Yahoo CEO could get $55M in severance pay in potential sale

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 06:30

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will walk away with a $55 million severance package if the company’s auction of its Internet operations culminates in a sale that ousts her from her job. The payout disclosed in a Friday regulatory filing consists of cash, stock awards and other benefits that Mayer would get […]

Yahoo CEO could get $55M in severance pay in potential sale

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 06:30

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will walk away with a $55 million severance package if the company’s auction of its Internet operations culminates in a sale that ousts her from her job. The payout disclosed in a Friday regulatory filing consists of cash, stock awards and other benefits that Mayer would get […]

LeBron ‘not fond’ of NBA’s reviews of officiating

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 06:28

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James isn’t a fan of the NBA’s officiating reviews. “I’m not fond of it,” he said Friday. James was asked about the league’s postgame reports in the aftermath of former Miami teammate Dwyane Wade’s complaints that he was fouled in the closing seconds of a loss to Charlotte in a […]

LeBron ‘not fond’ of NBA’s reviews of officiating

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 06:28

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James isn’t a fan of the NBA’s officiating reviews. “I’m not fond of it,” he said Friday. James was asked about the league’s postgame reports in the aftermath of former Miami teammate Dwyane Wade’s complaints that he was fouled in the closing seconds of a loss to Charlotte in a […]

Area’s last typewriter repair shop to go on clicking

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 06:20

A new owner has turned up to save the area’s last typewriter repair shop and keep alive a 94-year-old Bremerton man’s small-business legacy.

Area’s last typewriter repair shop to go on clicking

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 06:20

A new owner has turned up to save the area’s last typewriter repair shop and keep alive a 94-year-old Bremerton man’s small-business legacy.

Police: Older of 2 sons charged with murdering parents in California confessed to shooting dad

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 06:12

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Police: Older of 2 sons charged with murdering parents in California confessed to shooting dad.

‘Alone’ is must-see TV for reality-show addicts

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 06:04

One fan's take on "Alone," filmed on Vancouver Island and strangely addictive.

Charge reduced for mall Easter bunny in brawl with kid’s dad

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 05:56

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey mall Easter bunny who got into a scuffle with a father last month has had a criminal charge against him downgraded. NJ.com reports (http://bit.ly/21jO9eB ) a Hudson County judge Wednesday downgraded the aggravated assault charge against Kassim Charles to the disorderly persons offense of simple assault. The […]