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A primer on the Washington state primary ballot

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 09:15

Confused about Washington state’s May 24 presidential primary? Here’s what you need to know to navigate the ballot.
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A primer on the Washington state primary ballot

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 09:15

Confused about Washington state’s May 24 presidential primary? Here’s what you need to know to navigate the ballot.
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Kentucky Confederate monument to be removed after 120 years

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 09:15

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Confederate monument will be removed from a spot near the University of Louisville campus where it has stood since 1895. The stone monument honoring Kentuckians who died for the Confederacy in the Civil War will be moved to another location, University President James Ramsey and Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer said […]
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Kentucky Confederate monument to be removed after 120 years

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 09:15

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Confederate monument will be removed from a spot near the University of Louisville campus where it has stood since 1895. The stone monument honoring Kentuckians who died for the Confederacy in the Civil War will be moved to another location, University President James Ramsey and Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer said […]
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Jordan Morris scores game-winner in Sounders’ 1-0 victory over Columbus Crew

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 09:11

Morris’ goal in the 88th-minute Saturday was a poacher’s finish, a rebound smashed into the net from close range to give the Sounders a much-needed win in front of 39,473.
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Jordan Morris scores game-winner in Sounders’ 1-0 victory over Columbus Crew

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 09:11

Morris’ goal in the 88th-minute Saturday was a poacher’s finish, a rebound smashed into the net from close range to give the Sounders a much-needed win in front of 39,473.
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How the Windermere Cup buoyed UW’s rowing prowess and quickly became a world event

WA Huskies - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 09:05

Since the USSR’s participation in the first Windermere Cup during the Cold War, Seattle’s annual crew extravaganza has remained a prestigious rowing regatta across the globe. Now the Russians return for the race’s 30th running.
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Muslim Labour leader favored to win London mayoral race

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 08:45

A victory would make Sadiq Khan the first Muslim to lead London, where one in eight residents adheres to that faith, and when Britain is struggling to integrate minorities and combat radicalization.
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Muslim Labour leader favored to win London mayoral race

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 08:45

A victory would make Sadiq Khan the first Muslim to lead London, where one in eight residents adheres to that faith, and when Britain is struggling to integrate minorities and combat radicalization.
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Visitors trash Washington island, so officials shut it down

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 08:40

The island, near the Tri-Cities, has been trashed repeatedly by visitors and shut down temporarily. This closure is permanent.
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Visitors trash Washington island, so officials shut it down

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 08:40

The island, near the Tri-Cities, has been trashed repeatedly by visitors and shut down temporarily. This closure is permanent.
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Government wants your fingerprints to unlock your phone

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 08:39

The case and others like it are forcing courts to address a basic question: How far can the government go to obtain biometric markers such as fingerprints and hair?
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Government wants your fingerprints to unlock your phone

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 08:39

The case and others like it are forcing courts to address a basic question: How far can the government go to obtain biometric markers such as fingerprints and hair?
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Seahawks coach Pete Carroll on Marshawn Lynch: ‘He’s committed to being retired’

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 08:33

The Seahawks confirmed Saturday that Marshawn Lynch has yet to file his retirement papers. But they also said there is no chance he will play for them again, and said he just hasn't gotten around to filing the necessary paperwork.
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Seahawks coach Pete Carroll on Marshawn Lynch: ‘He’s committed to being retired’

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 08:33

The Seahawks confirmed Saturday that Marshawn Lynch has yet to file his retirement papers. But they also said there is no chance he will play for them again, and said he just hasn't gotten around to filing the necessary paperwork.
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Last-place Leafs win NHL draft lottery; Jets jump to 2nd

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 08:29

The last-place Toronto Maple Leafs held firm by winning the NHL draft lottery, putting them in position to take U.S. center Auston Matthews with the first pick. The Winnipeg Jets made the largest jump Saturday night, moving from the sixth to the second selection. The Columbus Blue Jackets moved up one spot to third. The […]
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Last-place Leafs win NHL draft lottery; Jets jump to 2nd

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 08:29

The last-place Toronto Maple Leafs held firm by winning the NHL draft lottery, putting them in position to take U.S. center Auston Matthews with the first pick. The Winnipeg Jets made the largest jump Saturday night, moving from the sixth to the second selection. The Columbus Blue Jackets moved up one spot to third. The […]
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Man killed by train in Seattle

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 08:21

A man died when he was hit by a train as he tried to cross railroad tracks in the Sodo neighborhood.
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Man killed by train in Seattle

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 08:21

A man died when he was hit by a train as he tried to cross railroad tracks in the Sodo neighborhood.
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Sounders-Crew notes: Explaining Clint Dempsey’s substitution, Joevin Jones’ return to form

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 08:17

Sounders forward Clint Dempsey, who missed last weekend's loss at Colorado with a groin injury, was substituted out in the 78th minute of Seattle's 1-0 win over Columbus on Saturday at CenturyLink Field.
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