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GMA meteorologist Ginger Zee hurt ahead of ‘Dancing’ finale

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:34

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ginger Zee has suffered a pelvic injury ahead of the “Dancing With The Stars” finale. ABC News reports Zee has been diagnosed with sacral instability and a lumbar or lower back sprain. The “Good Morning America” meteorologist tells ABC News that she continued to rehearse last week after suffering a lower […]
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Park officials say euthanized bear didn’t bite hiker

NBA - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:33

GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) — Officials at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park say a bear that was euthanized this month wasn’t the same one that bit a sleeping Appalachian Trail hiker. Park wildlife technicians shot the bear with a tranquilizer dart on May 13, three days after a 49-year-old Las Vegas man was bitten on […]
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Park officials say euthanized bear didn’t bite hiker

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:33

GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) — Officials at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park say a bear that was euthanized this month wasn’t the same one that bit a sleeping Appalachian Trail hiker. Park wildlife technicians shot the bear with a tranquilizer dart on May 13, three days after a 49-year-old Las Vegas man was bitten on […]
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Virginia GOP filing lawsuit to block felons from voting

NBA - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:31

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Republicans said Monday that they will ask the state’s highest court to block more than 200,000 felons from voting in November, calling Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s executive order restoring the voting rights of convicts who’ve served their sentences an unconstitutional abuse of power. In a lawsuit GOP leaders are filing […]
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Virginia GOP filing lawsuit to block felons from voting

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:31

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Republicans said Monday that they will ask the state’s highest court to block more than 200,000 felons from voting in November, calling Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s executive order restoring the voting rights of convicts who’ve served their sentences an unconstitutional abuse of power. In a lawsuit GOP leaders are filing […]
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Most House GOP women in tough races biding time on Trump

NBA - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:27

WASHINGTON (AP) — Before deciding if she’ll vote for Donald Trump, Martha McSally says she’ll spend time “determining what kind of man he is.” Mia Love says some comments by the presumptive Republican presidential candidate need “some sort of explanation,” while Renee Ellmers backs him because he’s “a problem solver.” McSally, Love and Ellmers are […]
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Most House GOP women in tough races biding time on Trump

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:27

WASHINGTON (AP) — Before deciding if she’ll vote for Donald Trump, Martha McSally says she’ll spend time “determining what kind of man he is.” Mia Love says some comments by the presumptive Republican presidential candidate need “some sort of explanation,” while Renee Ellmers backs him because he’s “a problem solver.” McSally, Love and Ellmers are […]
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Georgia approves $7.5M for joint seaport with South Carolina

NBA - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:26

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Georgia officials have approved the spending of $7.5 million over the next three years toward building a new port terminal on the South Carolina side of the Savannah River. Both Georgia and South Carolina say the jointly operated port terminal would provide room for expansion once the ports of Savannah and […]
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Georgia approves $7.5M for joint seaport with South Carolina

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:26

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Georgia officials have approved the spending of $7.5 million over the next three years toward building a new port terminal on the South Carolina side of the Savannah River. Both Georgia and South Carolina say the jointly operated port terminal would provide room for expansion once the ports of Savannah and […]
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Metro bus driver stabbed; man arrested

NBA - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:24

A suspect is in custody after a Metro bus driver was stabbed multiple times Sunday night in the Rainier Beach neighborhood.
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Metro bus driver stabbed; man arrested

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:24

A suspect is in custody after a Metro bus driver was stabbed multiple times Sunday night in the Rainier Beach neighborhood.
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Clinton email probe winding down as GOP tries to up pressure

NBA - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:21

WASHINGTON (AP) — FBI agents probing whether Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server imperiled government secrets appear close to completing their work, a process experts say will likely culminate in a sit-down with the former secretary of state. The FBI has already spoken with Huma Abedin, a Clinton confidant who was among the […]
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Clinton email probe winding down as GOP tries to up pressure

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:21

WASHINGTON (AP) — FBI agents probing whether Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server imperiled government secrets appear close to completing their work, a process experts say will likely culminate in a sit-down with the former secretary of state. The FBI has already spoken with Huma Abedin, a Clinton confidant who was among the […]
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Supreme Court throws out death sentence from all-white jury

NBA - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:20

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled decisively in favor of a death-row inmate in Georgia on Monday, chastising state prosecutors for improperly keeping African-Americans off the jury that convicted him of killing a white woman. The justices ruled 7-1 in favor of death row inmate Timothy Tyrone Foster in underscoring the importance of rules […]
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Supreme Court throws out death sentence from all-white jury

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:20

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled decisively in favor of a death-row inmate in Georgia on Monday, chastising state prosecutors for improperly keeping African-Americans off the jury that convicted him of killing a white woman. The justices ruled 7-1 in favor of death row inmate Timothy Tyrone Foster in underscoring the importance of rules […]
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Stocks little changed as investors wait for Fed

NBA - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:19

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were little changed in early trading Monday, as investors sat on the sidelines waiting to see where the Federal Reserve might move interest rates next month. Energy stocks fell along with the price of crude oil. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average rose 13 points, or 0.1 percent, to […]
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Stocks little changed as investors wait for Fed

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:19

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were little changed in early trading Monday, as investors sat on the sidelines waiting to see where the Federal Reserve might move interest rates next month. Energy stocks fell along with the price of crude oil. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average rose 13 points, or 0.1 percent, to […]
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What the national media are saying about Robinson Cano and the Mariners’ hot start to the season

Seattle Mariners - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:00

A sampling of national-media reaction to the Mariners, who remain one of MLB's biggest early-season surprises. They have climbed into first place by going 18-7 on the road thus far.
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Police in North Carolina release name of man hit by officer

NBA - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:00

STATESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities have identified the pedestrian who was struck and killed by a marked police car in North Carolina. Police say 59-year-old John Cousins Jr. of Statesville died around midnight Friday when he was hit. Emergency responders pronounced Cousins dead at the scene and authorities said no other vehicles were involved. Sgt. […]
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Police in North Carolina release name of man hit by officer

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/23/2016 - 22:00

STATESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities have identified the pedestrian who was struck and killed by a marked police car in North Carolina. Police say 59-year-old John Cousins Jr. of Statesville died around midnight Friday when he was hit. Emergency responders pronounced Cousins dead at the scene and authorities said no other vehicles were involved. Sgt. […]
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