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New Washington Huskies AD Jen Cohen gives tacit endorsement to men’s basketball coach Lorenzo Romar

WA Huskies - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 08:21

Cohen on Romar: 'I am convinced right now that he is the best guy to try and lead us through.'
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Craig Sager to receive Jimmy V Perseverance Award at ESPYS

NBA - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 08:14

TNT sideline reporter Craig Sager will receive the Jimmy V Perseverance Award at the ESPYS on July 13. Sager has continued to work as he receives treatment for leukemia. The award is named for the late North Carolina State coach and broadcaster Jim Valvano, who gave his famous “Don’t ever give up” speech at the […]
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Craig Sager to receive Jimmy V Perseverance Award at ESPYS

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 08:14

TNT sideline reporter Craig Sager will receive the Jimmy V Perseverance Award at the ESPYS on July 13. Sager has continued to work as he receives treatment for leukemia. The award is named for the late North Carolina State coach and broadcaster Jim Valvano, who gave his famous “Don’t ever give up” speech at the […]
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Toyota expands Takata air-bag recall

NBA - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 08:09

The company is recalling models of Lexus, Scion, Sienna, 4Runner, Yaris, Corolla and Matrix vehicles.
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Toyota expands Takata air-bag recall

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 08:09

The company is recalling models of Lexus, Scion, Sienna, 4Runner, Yaris, Corolla and Matrix vehicles.
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Lawyer: 48-year fugitive hospitalized for kidney failure

NBA - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 08:06

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man who spent 48 years on the lam after escaping from prison has been hospitalized. An attorney told WTIC-TV (http://bit.ly/1UccXSW) on Tuesday that 71-year-old Robert Stackowitz is in a hospital for kidney failure. Stackowitz was arrested May 9 at his home in rural Sherman after his Social Security application […]
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Lawyer: 48-year fugitive hospitalized for kidney failure

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 08:06

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man who spent 48 years on the lam after escaping from prison has been hospitalized. An attorney told WTIC-TV (http://bit.ly/1UccXSW) on Tuesday that 71-year-old Robert Stackowitz is in a hospital for kidney failure. Stackowitz was arrested May 9 at his home in rural Sherman after his Social Security application […]
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Probe: Missteps factor in 2 Kansas City firefighters’ deaths

NBA - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 08:04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas City Fire Department investigation attributes the deaths of two firefighters at least partly on the department’s culture of aggressive fire suppression. The Kansas City Star (http://bit.ly/1s8gF6X ) reports that an internal report released Tuesday also cites a loose management style as possible factors in the October 2015 deaths […]
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Probe: Missteps factor in 2 Kansas City firefighters’ deaths

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 08:04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas City Fire Department investigation attributes the deaths of two firefighters at least partly on the department’s culture of aggressive fire suppression. The Kansas City Star (http://bit.ly/1s8gF6X ) reports that an internal report released Tuesday also cites a loose management style as possible factors in the October 2015 deaths […]
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Woman, child dead after Amtrak train hits SUV in California

NBA - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 07:56

SAN LEANDRO, Calif. (AP) — Fire officials say a woman and child are dead after an Amtrak train collided with an SUV in the San Francisco Bay Area. Television news footage of the crash scene in San Leandro showed the front of the SUV crushed beneath the train. Alameda County fire spokeswoman Aisha Knowles says […]
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Woman, child dead after Amtrak train hits SUV in California

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 07:56

SAN LEANDRO, Calif. (AP) — Fire officials say a woman and child are dead after an Amtrak train collided with an SUV in the San Francisco Bay Area. Television news footage of the crash scene in San Leandro showed the front of the SUV crushed beneath the train. Alameda County fire spokeswoman Aisha Knowles says […]
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5 questions about extremely long airport security lines

NBA - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 07:52

Here’s a look at the problem and what travelers should expect.
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5 questions about extremely long airport security lines

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 07:52

Here’s a look at the problem and what travelers should expect.
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Indiana University to file new suit against abortion law

NBA - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 07:45

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana University intends to sue to try and block a new state law mandating that aborted fetuses be buried or cremated after a federal judge blocked its bid to join an existing lawsuit, a spokeswoman said Tuesday. U.S. Magistrate Judge Debra McVicker Lynch invited IU to bring its claims against the law […]
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Indiana University to file new suit against abortion law

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 07:45

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana University intends to sue to try and block a new state law mandating that aborted fetuses be buried or cremated after a federal judge blocked its bid to join an existing lawsuit, a spokeswoman said Tuesday. U.S. Magistrate Judge Debra McVicker Lynch invited IU to bring its claims against the law […]
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Cleared-out camps: Where do the homeless go now?

NBA - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 07:40

“Cleared-out camps include hut where man lived 3 years,” [Local News, May 22] was appalling on so many fronts. First, that David Taylor has nowhere to go but a hut in the forest. Homeless people can’t be on public land, sleep on the street nor sleep in an RV parked on the street. So where […]
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Cleared-out camps: Where do the homeless go now?

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 07:40

“Cleared-out camps include hut where man lived 3 years,” [Local News, May 22] was appalling on so many fronts. First, that David Taylor has nowhere to go but a hut in the forest. Homeless people can’t be on public land, sleep on the street nor sleep in an RV parked on the street. So where […]
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The cure for expensive cities is moving vans

NBA - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 07:35

A funny thing didn’t happen on the way to the digital revolution. It failed to empty out the cities. If knowledge workers could communicate from anywhere, the futurists figured, why would they subject themselves to the traffic and noise of urban life? They could easily move their screens to a mountain chalet, beach house or […]
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The cure for expensive cities is moving vans

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 07:35

A funny thing didn’t happen on the way to the digital revolution. It failed to empty out the cities. If knowledge workers could communicate from anywhere, the futurists figured, why would they subject themselves to the traffic and noise of urban life? They could easily move their screens to a mountain chalet, beach house or […]
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