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US home sales slide in April amid listing shortage

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 22:22
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales of existing U.S. homes slipped in April due to relatively few listings and rising prices, a trend that could weigh on the recovering housing market. The National Association of Realtors said Thursday that sales of existing homes fell 3.3 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.04 million. […]
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Average US rate on 30-year mortgage slips to 3.84 percent

NBA - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 22:20
WASHINGTON (AP) — Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged slightly lower this week after rising for three straight weeks. Mortgage giant Freddie Mac said Thursday the average rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage ticked down to 3.84 percent this week from 3.85 percent a week earlier. The rate on 15-year fixed-rate mortgages slipped to 3.05 […]
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Average US rate on 30-year mortgage slips to 3.84 percent

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 22:20
WASHINGTON (AP) — Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged slightly lower this week after rising for three straight weeks. Mortgage giant Freddie Mac said Thursday the average rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage ticked down to 3.84 percent this week from 3.85 percent a week earlier. The rate on 15-year fixed-rate mortgages slipped to 3.05 […]
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US stock indexes edge higher in morning trading

NBA - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 22:17
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks edged higher in morning trading. Energy stocks rose more than the rest of the market as the price of oil climbed. Among individual stocks, Salesforce.com was among the biggest gainers after reporting earnings that exceeded the forecasts of Wall Street analysts. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor’s 500 index […]
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US stock indexes edge higher in morning trading

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 22:17
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks edged higher in morning trading. Energy stocks rose more than the rest of the market as the price of oil climbed. Among individual stocks, Salesforce.com was among the biggest gainers after reporting earnings that exceeded the forecasts of Wall Street analysts. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor’s 500 index […]
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Pregame notes and lineups: Rain is falling in Baltimore

NBA - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 22:10
It’s early here in Baltimore. It’s even earlier in Seattle. There are about 2,000 screaming grade schools kids here at Camden Yards now and there will be more later for Orioles “field trip” day. They are offering me a reminder of why I went back to journalism school after getting my teaching degree. Dustin Ackley […]
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Pregame notes and lineups: Rain is falling in Baltimore

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 22:10
It’s early here in Baltimore. It’s even earlier in Seattle. There are about 2,000 screaming grade schools kids here at Camden Yards now and there will be more later for Orioles “field trip” day. They are offering me a reminder of why I went back to journalism school after getting my teaching degree. Dustin Ackley […]
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California water cuts move to those with century-old rights

NBA - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 21:55
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California farmers who hold rights to water that date as far back as the Gold Rush are bracing for their first state-ordered conservation in decades, as a record drought prompts some of the deepest cuts yet in the country’s most productive agricultural state. After telling cities and towns to slash use […]
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California water cuts move to those with century-old rights

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 21:55
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California farmers who hold rights to water that date as far back as the Gold Rush are bracing for their first state-ordered conservation in decades, as a record drought prompts some of the deepest cuts yet in the country’s most productive agricultural state. After telling cities and towns to slash use […]
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Oregon traffic stop nets more than 30 pounds of drugs

NBA - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 21:47
An Oregon State Police trooper seized more than 30 pounds of narcotics during a traffic stop in Jackson County.
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Oregon traffic stop nets more than 30 pounds of drugs

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 21:47
An Oregon State Police trooper seized more than 30 pounds of narcotics during a traffic stop in Jackson County.
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Renters appear more satisfied in many pricey US cities

NBA - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 21:45
WASHINGTON (AP) — High rents are worth it. At least that’s the sentiment of apartment dwellers in New York, San Francisco and Washington, who say they’re more satisfied living in those cities than do renters in far more affordable areas such as Milwaukee, Albuquerque and Detroit. The finding comes from a survey released Thursday by […]
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Renters appear more satisfied in many pricey US cities

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 21:45
WASHINGTON (AP) — High rents are worth it. At least that’s the sentiment of apartment dwellers in New York, San Francisco and Washington, who say they’re more satisfied living in those cities than do renters in far more affordable areas such as Milwaukee, Albuquerque and Detroit. The finding comes from a survey released Thursday by […]
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Amazon adds one-hour store delivery in New York City

NBA - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 21:41
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon will begin offering one-hour delivery from local stores in New York City as competition in the delivery arena increases. The service, offered in the city’s Manhattan borough, is part of Amazon’s Prime Now delivery service and will initially include grocery chains D’Agostino and Gourmet Garage and bakery Billy’s Bakery, with […]
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Amazon adds one-hour store delivery in New York City

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 21:41
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon will begin offering one-hour delivery from local stores in New York City as competition in the delivery arena increases. The service, offered in the city’s Manhattan borough, is part of Amazon’s Prime Now delivery service and will initially include grocery chains D’Agostino and Gourmet Garage and bakery Billy’s Bakery, with […]
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Olympia officer shoots 2 men who tried to steal beer

NBA - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 21:40
Police in the capital of Washington state say an officer shot two men in their 20s suspected of trying to steal beer from a grocery store.
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Olympia officer shoots 2 men who tried to steal beer

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 21:40
Police in the capital of Washington state say an officer shot two men in their 20s suspected of trying to steal beer from a grocery store.
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Lumber Liquidators CEO quits, catching company off guard

NBA - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 21:36
NEW YORK (AP) — Lumber Liquidators CEO Robert Lynch has abruptly quit the company that is embroiled in an investigation over products imported from China. Shares tumbled 15 percent in morning trading Thursday. The company said Lynch resigned “unexpectedly” and declined to provide more details on the resignation when asked by The Associated Press. The […]
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Lumber Liquidators CEO quits, catching company off guard

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 21:36
NEW YORK (AP) — Lumber Liquidators CEO Robert Lynch has abruptly quit the company that is embroiled in an investigation over products imported from China. Shares tumbled 15 percent in morning trading Thursday. The company said Lynch resigned “unexpectedly” and declined to provide more details on the resignation when asked by The Associated Press. The […]
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Yakima woman gets 10 years for starving twin girls

NBA - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 21:35
A Yakima woman has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for abusing her 8-year-old twins. The girls were found emaciated when they were rescued from the home.
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