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A-Rod goes 2 for 4 for Trenton in start of rehab assignment

NBA - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 10:34

NEW YORK (AP) — Rather than activate Alex Rodriguez from the disabled list, the New York Yankees sent him to Double-A Trenton to start an injury rehabilitation assignment. Sidelined since straining his right hamstring on May 3, Rodriguez was 2 for 4 for the Thunder in a 3-2, 11-inning win over New Hampshire on Tuesday […]
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A-Rod goes 2 for 4 for Trenton in start of rehab assignment

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 10:34

NEW YORK (AP) — Rather than activate Alex Rodriguez from the disabled list, the New York Yankees sent him to Double-A Trenton to start an injury rehabilitation assignment. Sidelined since straining his right hamstring on May 3, Rodriguez was 2 for 4 for the Thunder in a 3-2, 11-inning win over New Hampshire on Tuesday […]
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Don’t ‘press pause’ on Jungle clear-out just as outreach teams are making inroads

NBA - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 10:33

Because there’s finally a deadline to clear out the Jungle homeless encampment, outreach teams say they’re having the most success in years. So what does the City Council want to do? Take away the deadline.
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Don’t ‘press pause’ on Jungle clear-out just as outreach teams are making inroads

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 10:33

Because there’s finally a deadline to clear out the Jungle homeless encampment, outreach teams say they’re having the most success in years. So what does the City Council want to do? Take away the deadline.
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13 former Washington rowers qualified to compete in Rio Olympics

WA Huskies - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 10:31

Five more Huskies qualified for the Summer Olympics this week in the sport of rowing, in which UW is a perennial powerhouse. Washington could have more than a dozen representatives on the water in Rio.
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13 former Washington rowers likely to compete in Rio Olympics

NBA - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 10:31

Five more Huskies qualified for the Summer Olympics this week in the sport of rowing, in which UW is a perennial powerhouse. Washington could have more than a dozen representatives on the water in Rio.
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13 former Washington rowers likely to compete in Rio Olympics

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 10:31

Five more Huskies qualified for the Summer Olympics this week in the sport of rowing, in which UW is a perennial powerhouse. Washington could have more than a dozen representatives on the water in Rio.
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Man who drove truck through Olympia protesters issues apology

NBA - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 10:27

He told The Olympian newspaper he was suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, and that the assault wasn’t political.
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Man who drove truck through Olympia protesters issues apology

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 10:27

He told The Olympian newspaper he was suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, and that the assault wasn’t political.
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Retailers fuel a warehouse boom, racing to keep up with Amazon

NBA - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 10:27

Surging demand for warehouse space has helped set off a speculative-building boom unlike anything in recent memory and pushed up warehouse rents 9.9 percent or more. The craze is a reaction to a single player: Seattle-based Amazon.
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Retailers fuel a warehouse boom, racing to keep up with Amazon

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 10:27

Surging demand for warehouse space has helped set off a speculative-building boom unlike anything in recent memory and pushed up warehouse rents 9.9 percent or more. The craze is a reaction to a single player: Seattle-based Amazon.
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Mexico City issues 6th smog alert but lifts it after rain

NBA - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 10:23

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico City officials issued their sixth pollution alert of the year Tuesday, but lifted it a few hours later after thunderstorms reduced pollution in the skies above the capital. Such alerts automatically double from 20 percent to 40 percent the proportion of vehicles not allowed to circulate on a weekday. Normally […]
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Mexico City issues 6th smog alert but lifts it after rain

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 10:23

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico City officials issued their sixth pollution alert of the year Tuesday, but lifted it a few hours later after thunderstorms reduced pollution in the skies above the capital. Such alerts automatically double from 20 percent to 40 percent the proportion of vehicles not allowed to circulate on a weekday. Normally […]
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Washington holes out from bunker, advances to NCAA women’s golf title match

WA Huskies - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 10:19

Freshman Sarah Rhee, a graduate from Ingraham High School, holed out from the bunker on the first extra hole, giving the Huskies a 3-1-1 victory over UCLA and sending the Washington women’s golf team into the NCAA championship title match against Stanford.
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Gun seized in Che Taylor shooting traced to former sheriff’s deputy, officials say

NBA - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 10:01

A former King County sheriff’s deputy is believed to have originally purchased the .45-caliber handgun found near Che Taylor after he was fatally shot by two Seattle police officers Feb. 21, according to police records and law-enforcement officials.
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Gun seized in Che Taylor shooting traced to former sheriff’s deputy, officials say

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 10:01

A former King County sheriff’s deputy is believed to have originally purchased the .45-caliber handgun found near Che Taylor after he was fatally shot by two Seattle police officers Feb. 21, according to police records and law-enforcement officials.
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China’s Wanda prepares for battle with ‘old brand’ Disney

NBA - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 09:59

BEIJING (AP) — Mickey Mouse has a new and deep-pocketed challenger: China’s shopping mall king. The developer that bought Hollywood studio Legendary Entertainment is preparing to fight Disney to lead China’s — and possibly the world’s — theme park industry. Wanda Group and its billionaire founder, Wang Jianlin, are inaugurating a sprawling entertainment complex Saturday […]
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China’s Wanda prepares for battle with ‘old brand’ Disney

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 09:59

BEIJING (AP) — Mickey Mouse has a new and deep-pocketed challenger: China’s shopping mall king. The developer that bought Hollywood studio Legendary Entertainment is preparing to fight Disney to lead China’s — and possibly the world’s — theme park industry. Wanda Group and its billionaire founder, Wang Jianlin, are inaugurating a sprawling entertainment complex Saturday […]
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Funds for new icebreaker tucked in defense-spending bill

NBA - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 09:57

A U.S. Senate appropriations subcommittee on Tuesday approved a bill that includes $1 billion for the Coast Guard vessel.
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Funds for new icebreaker tucked in defense-spending bill

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/25/2016 - 09:57

A U.S. Senate appropriations subcommittee on Tuesday approved a bill that includes $1 billion for the Coast Guard vessel.
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