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‘Jungle Book,’ Warner Bros. big winners at trailer awards

NBA - 3 hours 33 min ago

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — While Disney’s “The Jungle Book” dominates the box office, the team responsible for getting the word out also got their due at the Golden Trailer Awards. The film won a top four honors at the annual celebration of movie marketing, held Thursday night in Beverly Hills. Warner Bros. picked up […]
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‘Jungle Book,’ Warner Bros. big winners at trailer awards

Seattle Seahawks - 3 hours 33 min ago

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — While Disney’s “The Jungle Book” dominates the box office, the team responsible for getting the word out also got their due at the Golden Trailer Awards. The film won a top four honors at the annual celebration of movie marketing, held Thursday night in Beverly Hills. Warner Bros. picked up […]
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AP FACT CHECK: Bringing coal jobs back to Appalachia

NBA - 3 hours 36 min ago

DALLAS (AP) — Donald Trump says he would bring back lost coal-mining jobs, and he is positioning for the November election in big coal states by portraying Hillary Clinton as a job killer. Trump, however, has yet to explain exactly how he will revitalize Appalachia’s coal industry. To pull it off, he will have to […]
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AP FACT CHECK: Bringing coal jobs back to Appalachia

Seattle Seahawks - 3 hours 36 min ago

DALLAS (AP) — Donald Trump says he would bring back lost coal-mining jobs, and he is positioning for the November election in big coal states by portraying Hillary Clinton as a job killer. Trump, however, has yet to explain exactly how he will revitalize Appalachia’s coal industry. To pull it off, he will have to […]
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21 in region are finalists for Entrepreneur of the Year

NBA - 3 hours 38 min ago

Entrepreneurs from 21 companies across the Northwest are finalists in Ernst & Young’s EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award in the region for 2016.
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21 in region are finalists for Entrepreneur of the Year

Seattle Seahawks - 3 hours 38 min ago

Entrepreneurs from 21 companies across the Northwest are finalists in Ernst & Young’s EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award in the region for 2016.
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Schedule, opponent turns postseason into grinding challenge

NBA - 4 hours 9 min ago

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have settled into quite a rhythm in the postseason. Game, off day. Rinse and repeat now for three weeks and counting. That’s what happens after pushing — and winning — a first-round series in seven games. The Predators will play their 11th game in 21 days Thursday night […]
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Schedule, opponent turns postseason into grinding challenge

Seattle Seahawks - 4 hours 9 min ago

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have settled into quite a rhythm in the postseason. Game, off day. Rinse and repeat now for three weeks and counting. That’s what happens after pushing — and winning — a first-round series in seven games. The Predators will play their 11th game in 21 days Thursday night […]
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Iraq routed IS from Ramadi at a high cost: A city destroyed

NBA - 4 hours 15 min ago

RAMADI, Iraq (AP) — This is what victory looks like in the Iraqi city of Ramadi: In the once thriving Haji Ziad Square, not a single structure still stands. Turning in every direction yields a picture of devastation. A building that housed a pool hall and ice cream shops — reduced to rubble. A row […]
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Iraq routed IS from Ramadi at a high cost: A city destroyed

Seattle Seahawks - 4 hours 15 min ago

RAMADI, Iraq (AP) — This is what victory looks like in the Iraqi city of Ramadi: In the once thriving Haji Ziad Square, not a single structure still stands. Turning in every direction yields a picture of devastation. A building that housed a pool hall and ice cream shops — reduced to rubble. A row […]
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Asian stocks follow Wall Street lower after uneven US data

NBA - 4 hours 17 min ago

HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stock markets drifted lower in holiday-thinned trade Thursday after some uneven economic data sent investors into a holding pattern. KEEPING SCORE: Hong Kong’s Hang Seng slipped 0.3 percent to 20,474.28 while the Shanghai Composite Index in mainland China was nearly flat at 2,992.41. Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 crept up less than […]
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Asian stocks follow Wall Street lower after uneven US data

Seattle Seahawks - 4 hours 17 min ago

HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stock markets drifted lower in holiday-thinned trade Thursday after some uneven economic data sent investors into a holding pattern. KEEPING SCORE: Hong Kong’s Hang Seng slipped 0.3 percent to 20,474.28 while the Shanghai Composite Index in mainland China was nearly flat at 2,992.41. Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 crept up less than […]
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With Lowry faltering, Dragic flourishing, Heat seek 2-0 lead

NBA - 4 hours 20 min ago

It took the Toronto Raptors 15 years to get this far again, and Kyle Lowry knows they won’t go further if he doesn’t play better. The Raptors need Lowry to play the way Goran Dragic is. “I know the pressure I put on myself. I know we won’t advance if I don’t play better,” Lowry […]
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With Lowry faltering, Dragic flourishing, Heat seek 2-0 lead

Seattle Seahawks - 4 hours 20 min ago

It took the Toronto Raptors 15 years to get this far again, and Kyle Lowry knows they won’t go further if he doesn’t play better. The Raptors need Lowry to play the way Goran Dragic is. “I know the pressure I put on myself. I know we won’t advance if I don’t play better,” Lowry […]
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Clock starts for voters to reject new California tobacco age

NBA - 4 hours 25 min ago

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California has become the second state in the nation to raise the legal age to buy tobacco from 18 to 21, starting the clock for opponents to ask voters for a reversal this November. Gov. Jerry Brown’s signature on Wednesday means, beginning June 9, it will be a crime in California […]
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Clock starts for voters to reject new California tobacco age

Seattle Seahawks - 4 hours 25 min ago

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California has become the second state in the nation to raise the legal age to buy tobacco from 18 to 21, starting the clock for opponents to ask voters for a reversal this November. Gov. Jerry Brown’s signature on Wednesday means, beginning June 9, it will be a crime in California […]
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Navajos shocked as details of kidnapping death emerge

NBA - 4 hours 30 min ago

SHIPROCK, N.M. (AP) — On the far side of a desert hilltop in the shadow of the Shiprock Pinnacle, a towering monolith sacred to the Navajo Nation, the stranger ignored the cries of an 11-year-old girl. Hours had passed since the man had talked the girl and her brother into his van while they were […]
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Navajos shocked as details of kidnapping death emerge

Seattle Seahawks - 4 hours 30 min ago

SHIPROCK, N.M. (AP) — On the far side of a desert hilltop in the shadow of the Shiprock Pinnacle, a towering monolith sacred to the Navajo Nation, the stranger ignored the cries of an 11-year-old girl. Hours had passed since the man had talked the girl and her brother into his van while they were […]
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Plunder complaint filed against presidential front runner

NBA - 4 hours 45 min ago

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine senator has filed a corruption complaint against the front runner in the country’s presidential race, alleging he charged salaries for 11,000 non-existent government employees. Senator Antonio Trillanes IV filed the complaint Thursday against Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte before the Ombudsman, days after he released leaked documents purportedly showing […]
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Plunder complaint filed against presidential front runner

Seattle Seahawks - 4 hours 45 min ago

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine senator has filed a corruption complaint against the front runner in the country’s presidential race, alleging he charged salaries for 11,000 non-existent government employees. Senator Antonio Trillanes IV filed the complaint Thursday against Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte before the Ombudsman, days after he released leaked documents purportedly showing […]
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