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Legal cases could affect how Texans cast ballots in November

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 13:39

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A flurry of legal activity this year could affect how 14 million registered Texas voters cast ballots in November’s presidential election. In New Orleans, a federal appeals court on Tuesday is set to re-examine the constitutionality of Texas’ tough voter ID law. The U.S. Supreme Court could still ultimately decide whether […]
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Legal cases could affect how Texans cast ballots in November

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 13:39

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A flurry of legal activity this year could affect how 14 million registered Texas voters cast ballots in November’s presidential election. In New Orleans, a federal appeals court on Tuesday is set to re-examine the constitutionality of Texas’ tough voter ID law. The U.S. Supreme Court could still ultimately decide whether […]
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US appeals court revisits Texas voter ID law

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 13:35

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal appeals court is set to take a second look at a strict Texas voter ID law that was found to be unconstitutional last year. Texas’ law requires residents to show one of seven forms of approved identification. The state and other supporters say it prevents fraud. Opponents, including the […]
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US appeals court revisits Texas voter ID law

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 13:35

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal appeals court is set to take a second look at a strict Texas voter ID law that was found to be unconstitutional last year. Texas’ law requires residents to show one of seven forms of approved identification. The state and other supporters say it prevents fraud. Opponents, including the […]
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Police: Driver charged in high-speed chase was off-duty cop

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 13:12

FAIRLAWN, Ohio (AP) — Police say a driver who led officers on a high-speed chase in Ohio earlier this month turned out to be an off-duty officer — and so was his passenger. Fairlawn police on Monday released footage of the May 7 chase, which shows an on-duty officer’s apparent surprise when he realizes fellow […]
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Police: Driver charged in high-speed chase was off-duty cop

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 13:12

FAIRLAWN, Ohio (AP) — Police say a driver who led officers on a high-speed chase in Ohio earlier this month turned out to be an off-duty officer — and so was his passenger. Fairlawn police on Monday released footage of the May 7 chase, which shows an on-duty officer’s apparent surprise when he realizes fellow […]
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Taijuan Walker gives up a homer, then things get worse for Mariners with two errors

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 13:07

The Mariners (26-18) started the day with the best road record in the league at 18-7, but they are 8-11 at home this season and have lost all four of their home games against the A’s.
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Taijuan Walker gives up a homer, then things get worse as Mariners lose to A’s

Seattle Mariners - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 13:07

The Mariners (26-18) started the day with the best road record in the league at 18-7, but they are 8-11 at home this season and have lost all four of their home games against the A’s.
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Taijuan Walker gives up a homer, then things get worse for Mariners with two errors

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 13:07

The Mariners (26-18) started the day with the best road record in the league at 18-7, but they are 8-11 at home this season and have lost all four of their home games against the A’s.
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Trial set for ex-officer in death of daughter’s boyfriend

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 13:01

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A new trial date for a former Tulsa police officer accused in the off-duty fatal shooting of his daughter’s boyfriend has been set. Judge Sharon Holmes on Monday scheduled an Oct. 3 jury trial for Shannon Kepler. Kepler, who has retired from the police force, has pleaded not guilty to first-degree […]
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Trial set for ex-officer in death of daughter’s boyfriend

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 13:01

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A new trial date for a former Tulsa police officer accused in the off-duty fatal shooting of his daughter’s boyfriend has been set. Judge Sharon Holmes on Monday scheduled an Oct. 3 jury trial for Shannon Kepler. Kepler, who has retired from the police force, has pleaded not guilty to first-degree […]
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Mother of slain officer wishes police got more respect

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:57

BOSTON (AP) — The mother of a Massachusetts police officer who was shot dead during a weekend traffic stop says she wishes police got more respect. Sharon Tarentino’s comments come as she prepares to bury her son later this week. “I just wish people had a little bit more respect for what they do — […]
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Mother of slain officer wishes police got more respect

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:57

BOSTON (AP) — The mother of a Massachusetts police officer who was shot dead during a weekend traffic stop says she wishes police got more respect. Sharon Tarentino’s comments come as she prepares to bury her son later this week. “I just wish people had a little bit more respect for what they do — […]
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Photos: Mariners lose to Athletics, 5-0

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:52

The Mariners couldn't score in the game on Monday.
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Photos: Mariners lose to Athletics, 5-0

Seattle Mariners - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:52

The Mariners couldn't score in the game on Monday.
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Photos: Mariners lose to Athletics, 5-0

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:52

The Mariners couldn't score in the game on Monday.
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Cosby due in court in Pennsylvania sex-assault case

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:43

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby is due in Pennsylvania court Tuesday morning for a key hearing in his criminal sex-assault case. The preliminary hearing will determine whether prosecutors have enough evidence to send the 78-year-old entertainer to trial. Cosby is accused of drugging and molesting former Temple University employee Andrea Constand at his suburban Philadelphia […]
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Cosby due in court in Pennsylvania sex-assault case

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:43

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby is due in Pennsylvania court Tuesday morning for a key hearing in his criminal sex-assault case. The preliminary hearing will determine whether prosecutors have enough evidence to send the 78-year-old entertainer to trial. Cosby is accused of drugging and molesting former Temple University employee Andrea Constand at his suburban Philadelphia […]
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Round Rock hangs on to defeat Tacoma, 4-3

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:41

Ike Davis hit a three-run home run in the second inning, leading the Round Rock Express to a 4-3 victory over the Tacoma Rainiers in a Pacific Coast League on Monday night.
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Round Rock hangs on to defeat Tacoma, 4-3

Seattle Mariners - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:41

Ike Davis hit a three-run home run in the second inning, leading the Round Rock Express to a 4-3 victory over the Tacoma Rainiers in a Pacific Coast League on Monday night.
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