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UW’s Travis Feeney, Cory Littleton invited to NFL combine

WA Huskies - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 03:04

Notably, UW receiver Jaydon Mickens and running back Dwayne Washington were not invited to the NFL combine.
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Throwback Thursday: Don’t miss this Swiss Landmark

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 02:41

Sketched Nov. 21, 2012 You may look at this sketch and think I went to Switzerland, but I only had to go as far as Issaquah to enjoy a delightful Alpine scene. The authentic Swiss-style Edelweiss Chalet, home to Boehms Candies since 1956, was built by Julius Boehm, an Austrian immigrant who relocated his chocolate […]
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Throwback Thursday: Don’t miss this Swiss Landmark

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 02:41

Sketched Nov. 21, 2012 You may look at this sketch and think I went to Switzerland, but I only had to go as far as Issaquah to enjoy a delightful Alpine scene. The authentic Swiss-style Edelweiss Chalet, home to Boehms Candies since 1956, was built by Julius Boehm, an Austrian immigrant who relocated his chocolate […]
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#SHOWTHELOVE party kicks off Intiman Theatre Fest plans

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 02:40

Saturday night event recognizes new model of fundraising and the 2016 summer season.
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#SHOWTHELOVE party kicks off Intiman Theatre Fest plans

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 02:40

Saturday night event recognizes new model of fundraising and the 2016 summer season.
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Feds reviewing endangered-species status for orcas

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 02:38

The southern resident orca population, which frequents the Salish Sea, was listed as endangered under the Endangered Species Act in 2005. The population is now at 85 whales, far below the recovery goal.
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Feds reviewing endangered-species status for orcas

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 02:38

The southern resident orca population, which frequents the Salish Sea, was listed as endangered under the Endangered Species Act in 2005. The population is now at 85 whales, far below the recovery goal.
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Veteran newsman Joe Danborn named AP’s Rockies news editor

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 02:37

DENVER (AP) — Joe Danborn, a veteran editor for the Associated Press, has been named Rockies news editor for the cooperative. In his new job, Danborn, who grew up in the Denver area, will oversee news coverage for Montana, Wyoming and Colorado. He’ll be based in Denver. The appointment was announced Thursday by Interim West […]
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Veteran newsman Joe Danborn named AP’s Rockies news editor

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 02:37

DENVER (AP) — Joe Danborn, a veteran editor for the Associated Press, has been named Rockies news editor for the cooperative. In his new job, Danborn, who grew up in the Denver area, will oversee news coverage for Montana, Wyoming and Colorado. He’ll be based in Denver. The appointment was announced Thursday by Interim West […]
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IMAX film ‘National Parks Adventure’ celebrates parks

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 02:37

A new IMAX movie debuts Friday, starring geysers, red rock canyons, mountaintops and redwood forests. Called “National Parks Adventure,” the film celebrates the beauty and thrills of America’s parks. It’s part of a yearlong celebration marking the centennial of the National Park Service. The movie was filmed over nine months in more than 30 national […]
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IMAX film ‘National Parks Adventure’ celebrates parks

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 02:37

A new IMAX movie debuts Friday, starring geysers, red rock canyons, mountaintops and redwood forests. Called “National Parks Adventure,” the film celebrates the beauty and thrills of America’s parks. It’s part of a yearlong celebration marking the centennial of the National Park Service. The movie was filmed over nine months in more than 30 national […]
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Casey Kasem’s daughter explains why family visitation rights matter

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 02:36

I did not want to control his estate. I did not want to dictate his medical care. I just wanted to be with him when he needed me.
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Casey Kasem’s daughter explains why family visitation rights matter

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 02:36

I did not want to control his estate. I did not want to dictate his medical care. I just wanted to be with him when he needed me.
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Woman charged with stealing from home where bodies found

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 02:36

PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say a Massachusetts woman has been charged with stealing items from a man’s apartment last year while he and his 11-year-old daughter lay dead inside. The Berkshire Eagle reports (http://bit.ly/1TU7jFY ) 50-year-old Jodie Lehmann, of Pittsfield, pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to charges of larceny from a building and felony […]
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Woman charged with stealing from home where bodies found

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 02:36

PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say a Massachusetts woman has been charged with stealing items from a man’s apartment last year while he and his 11-year-old daughter lay dead inside. The Berkshire Eagle reports (http://bit.ly/1TU7jFY ) 50-year-old Jodie Lehmann, of Pittsfield, pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to charges of larceny from a building and felony […]
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Trump settles lawsuit against Univision

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 02:33

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump and Univision say they have resolved the lawsuit that the Republican presidential contender filed after the company decided last summer not to broadcast the Miss Universe and Miss USA pageants. Trump owned the pageants at the time. Univision dropped them following remarks Trump made about Mexicans during the announcement […]
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Trump settles lawsuit against Univision

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 02:33

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump and Univision say they have resolved the lawsuit that the Republican presidential contender filed after the company decided last summer not to broadcast the Miss Universe and Miss USA pageants. Trump owned the pageants at the time. Univision dropped them following remarks Trump made about Mexicans during the announcement […]
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Canada says will seek United Nations Security Council seat

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 02:33

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his country will seek a United Nations Security Council seat as vacancies come up. Trudeau spoke Thursday after meeting with U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Trudeau says seeking a council seat meshes with his government’s plan to renew Canada’s relationship with the world body, which cooled under […]
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Canada says will seek United Nations Security Council seat

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 02:33

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his country will seek a United Nations Security Council seat as vacancies come up. Trudeau spoke Thursday after meeting with U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Trudeau says seeking a council seat meshes with his government’s plan to renew Canada’s relationship with the world body, which cooled under […]
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John Lewis on Sanders’ civil rights work: ‘Never saw him’

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 02:28

WASHINGTON (AP) — Civil rights leader John Lewis on Thursday dismissed Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders’ 1960s work on racial equality, saying, “I never saw him. I never met him.” The Georgia congressman — a stalwart of the Freedom Rides through the South, lunch counter sit-ins and the 1963 March on Washington — raised questions […]
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