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Judges strike down 2 North Carolina congressional districts

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 08:27

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A panel of federal judges has struck down two North Carolina majority black congressional districts, saying race was the predominant factor in drawing those lines but state legislators lacked the justification for doing so. The judges ruled late Friday that the 1st and 12th Districts violated the Constitution’s equal protection provision […]
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Judges strike down 2 North Carolina congressional districts

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 08:27

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A panel of federal judges has struck down two North Carolina majority black congressional districts, saying race was the predominant factor in drawing those lines but state legislators lacked the justification for doing so. The judges ruled late Friday that the 1st and 12th Districts violated the Constitution’s equal protection provision […]
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The Latest: Building owners ‘saddened’ by NYC crane collapse

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 08:21

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a deadly crane collapse in New York (all times local): 7:15 p.m. A spokesman for the owners of a New York building where a crane collapse killed a man says they’re “saddened” by what happened. Spokesman Brian Maddox says the crane was being lowered Friday morning in Manhattan […]
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The Latest: Building owners ‘saddened’ by NYC crane collapse

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 08:21

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a deadly crane collapse in New York (all times local): 7:15 p.m. A spokesman for the owners of a New York building where a crane collapse killed a man says they’re “saddened” by what happened. Spokesman Brian Maddox says the crane was being lowered Friday morning in Manhattan […]
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Weyerhaeuser earnings fall as it prepares for Plum Creek merger

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 08:19

Weyerhaeuser’s fourth quarter earnings from continuing operations fell 17 percent from the same quarter last year, the company reported Friday.
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Weyerhaeuser earnings fall as it prepares for Plum Creek merger

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 08:19

Weyerhaeuser’s fourth quarter earnings from continuing operations fell 17 percent from the same quarter last year, the company reported Friday.
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Arab Spring: A return now to reality, which is military rule

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 08:16

History is not served by Thomas Friedman’s column “Social media: destroyer or creator?” [Opinion, Feb. 4]. The “democratic center” was always few in number during the Arab Spring. The revolution wasn’t stolen by the Muslim Brotherhood, they won a free and fair nationwide election. And its government didn’t fail, it was toppled by a military […]
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Arab Spring: A return now to reality, which is military rule

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 08:16

History is not served by Thomas Friedman’s column “Social media: destroyer or creator?” [Opinion, Feb. 4]. The “democratic center” was always few in number during the Arab Spring. The revolution wasn’t stolen by the Muslim Brotherhood, they won a free and fair nationwide election. And its government didn’t fail, it was toppled by a military […]
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Props rule the day for Super Bowl at Vegas sports books

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 08:16

Jay Kornegay still finds it painful to talk about the last time the Denver Broncos were in the Super Bowl and the first snap of the game went over Peyton Manning’s head for a Seattle safety. For some reason, a lot of bettors at the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook had put money on a 60-1 […]
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Props rule the day for Super Bowl at Vegas sports books

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 08:16

Jay Kornegay still finds it painful to talk about the last time the Denver Broncos were in the Super Bowl and the first snap of the game went over Peyton Manning’s head for a Seattle safety. For some reason, a lot of bettors at the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook had put money on a 60-1 […]
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How we can unify to act on the societal problems leading to homelessness

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 08:15

The Times is to be commended for the recent articles and editorials on homelessness [“Homeless crisis becoming one for Murray, too,” Local News, Jan. 31]. As a downtown social worker, I have been engaged with this tragic issue for four decades. Many aspects of homelessness have been festering social ills since at least the 1970s. […]
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How we can unify to act on the societal problems leading to homelessness

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 08:15

The Times is to be commended for the recent articles and editorials on homelessness [“Homeless crisis becoming one for Murray, too,” Local News, Jan. 31]. As a downtown social worker, I have been engaged with this tragic issue for four decades. Many aspects of homelessness have been festering social ills since at least the 1970s. […]
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Upcoming game against No. 23 Arizona reminds Lorenzo Romar of memorable 2004 victory over Wildcats

WA Huskies - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 08:13

Romar on Saturday's expected sellout: 'It shows that we're headed back in the right direction. Order - not has been - but is being restored.'
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Upcoming game against No. 23 Arizona reminds Lorenzo Romar of memorable 2004 victory over Wildcats

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 08:13

Romar on Saturday's expected sellout: 'It shows that we're headed back in the right direction. Order - not has been - but is being restored.'
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Upcoming game against No. 23 Arizona reminds Lorenzo Romar of memorable 2004 victory over Wildcats

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 08:13

Romar on Saturday's expected sellout: 'It shows that we're headed back in the right direction. Order - not has been - but is being restored.'
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Bellevue 14th in national MaxPreps poll

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 08:05

The Wolverines are 19-0
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Bellevue 14th in national MaxPreps poll

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 08:05

The Wolverines are 19-0
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How have the I-405 tolls changed your commute? Readers weigh in

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 08:04

Readers share their thoughts on Eastside traffic and tolls.
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How have the I-405 tolls changed your commute? Readers weigh in

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 08:04

Readers share their thoughts on Eastside traffic and tolls.
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Photos, video of Seahawks fullback Derrick Coleman’s truck involved in crash released by Bellevue Police

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 07:31

Bellevue police are expected to release an updated report to the media Friday.
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