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Fraying family ties cut to heart of Colorado theater gunman’s defense

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 22:27
CENTENNIAL, Colo. — They show up in court every day, a visible reminder to jurors that even a killer has parents who love him and who don’t want him to die. But more than two months into his mass-murder trial, James Holmes has yet to turn around in his seat and acknowledge them. They called […]
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Las Vegas completing last straw to draw Lake Mead water

NBA - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 22:11
It took $817 million and more than six years to drill a so-called "Third Straw" to make sure Las Vegas can keep getting drinking water from near the bottom of drought-stricken Lake Mead. The pipeline is designed to ensure that Las Vegas can still get water if the lake surface drops below two existing supply intakes.
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Las Vegas completing last straw to draw Lake Mead water

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 22:11
It took $817 million and more than six years to drill a so-called "Third Straw" to make sure Las Vegas can keep getting drinking water from near the bottom of drought-stricken Lake Mead. The pipeline is designed to ensure that Las Vegas can still get water if the lake surface drops below two existing supply intakes.
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Widow of ex-South Korean leader to visit North Korea

NBA - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 22:03
SEOUL, South Korea — The 92-year-old widow of late South Korean President Kim Dae-jung, who was a strong proponent of Korean reconciliation, will visit North Korea early next month, ex-aides to Kim said Monday. Lee Hee-ho’s planned Aug. 5-8 trip comes amid continuing animosity between the rival Koreas following the recent opening of a U.N. […]
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Widow of ex-South Korean leader to visit North Korea

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 22:03
SEOUL, South Korea — The 92-year-old widow of late South Korean President Kim Dae-jung, who was a strong proponent of Korean reconciliation, will visit North Korea early next month, ex-aides to Kim said Monday. Lee Hee-ho’s planned Aug. 5-8 trip comes amid continuing animosity between the rival Koreas following the recent opening of a U.N. […]
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Islamic State video shows killing of 2 Syrian activists

NBA - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 22:02
BEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group has released a new video purporting to show the killing of two Syrian activists in the militants’ stronghold of Raqqa, allegedly for spying on the extremists. IS has killed hundreds of people since it declared an Islamic caliphate in June last year with the city of Raqqa as […]
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Islamic State video shows killing of 2 Syrian activists

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 22:02
BEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group has released a new video purporting to show the killing of two Syrian activists in the militants’ stronghold of Raqqa, allegedly for spying on the extremists. IS has killed hundreds of people since it declared an Islamic caliphate in June last year with the city of Raqqa as […]
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Hard-hit Gaza neighborhood trying to recover from war

NBA - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 22:01
SHIJAIYAH, Gaza Strip  — After weeks of sharing cramped quarters with relatives during last year’s war between Hamas and Israel, 39-year-old Mohammed al-Selek thought nothing of it when he heard the incoming roar of two mortar shells. But once a suffocating cloud of acrid smoke filled the stairwell, his heart sank — the family’s home […]
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Hard-hit Gaza neighborhood trying to recover from war

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 22:01
SHIJAIYAH, Gaza Strip  — After weeks of sharing cramped quarters with relatives during last year’s war between Hamas and Israel, 39-year-old Mohammed al-Selek thought nothing of it when he heard the incoming roar of two mortar shells. But once a suffocating cloud of acrid smoke filled the stairwell, his heart sank — the family’s home […]
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Interview: Suspect in SF pier attack admits he shot woman

NBA - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 21:57
SAN FRANCISCO — A man arrested in the seemingly random fatal shooting of a woman at a San Francisco pier admitted in a jailhouse interview that he shot her, but said it was an accident. Francisco Sanchez, 45, told KGO-TV Sunday in a mix of Spanish and English that he found a gun wrapped inside […]
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Interview: Suspect in SF pier attack admits he shot woman

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 21:57
SAN FRANCISCO — A man arrested in the seemingly random fatal shooting of a woman at a San Francisco pier admitted in a jailhouse interview that he shot her, but said it was an accident. Francisco Sanchez, 45, told KGO-TV Sunday in a mix of Spanish and English that he found a gun wrapped inside […]
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Thailand seizes illegal ivory in crates marked as ‘marble’

NBA - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 21:54
BANGKOK — Thai customs officials said Monday they seized 250 kilograms (550 pounds) of ivory — or about 130 tusks and pieces — hidden in crates being shipped from Africa to Asia. The haul was headed from Congo to Laos and transited through several countries in between, said the deputy director-general of Thailand’s Customs Department, […]
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Thailand seizes illegal ivory in crates marked as ‘marble’

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 21:54
BANGKOK — Thai customs officials said Monday they seized 250 kilograms (550 pounds) of ivory — or about 130 tusks and pieces — hidden in crates being shipped from Africa to Asia. The haul was headed from Congo to Laos and transited through several countries in between, said the deputy director-general of Thailand’s Customs Department, […]
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Brush fire slows I-5 traffic into Seattle near Boeing Field

NBA - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 21:51
A large brush fire is slowing traffic on Interstate 5 heading into Seattle near Boeing Field.
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Brush fire slows I-5 traffic into Seattle near Boeing Field

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 21:51
A large brush fire is slowing traffic on Interstate 5 heading into Seattle near Boeing Field.
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South Carolina lawmakers return for Confederate flag debate

NBA - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 21:50
The South Carolina General Assembly will discuss what to do with the Confederate flag that has flown over some part of the Statehouse for more than 50 years.
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South Carolina lawmakers return for Confederate flag debate

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 21:50
The South Carolina General Assembly will discuss what to do with the Confederate flag that has flown over some part of the Statehouse for more than 50 years.
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Heritage title for Japan industry sites draws mixed reaction

NBA - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 21:46
TOKYO — Japanese officials Monday celebrated the U.N. cultural body’s approval of world heritage status for 23 historic sites showing the country’s transformation from feudal isolation into an industrial power at the end of the 19th century. Seoul portrayed the decision as a diplomatic win after Japan also agreed to acknowledge its history of forcing […]
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Heritage title for Japan industry sites draws mixed reaction

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 21:46
TOKYO — Japanese officials Monday celebrated the U.N. cultural body’s approval of world heritage status for 23 historic sites showing the country’s transformation from feudal isolation into an industrial power at the end of the 19th century. Seoul portrayed the decision as a diplomatic win after Japan also agreed to acknowledge its history of forcing […]
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Clinton offers reassurance to gay youth in Web posting

NBA - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 21:45
WASHINGTON — Boosting her social media outreach to younger voters, Hillary Rodham Clinton is seeking to offer reassurance to gay youths in a posting that is drawing wide online attention. “Prediction from a grown-up: Your future is going to be amazing,” Clinton wrote Friday on the Facebook page for Humans of New York, a popular […]
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