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Wildfires cause chaos in Canada town

NBA - 5 hours 16 min ago

FORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — At least half of a northern Alberta city was ordered evacuated Tuesday as a wildfire whipped by winds engulfed homes and sent ash raining down on residents. A local radio reporter said a trailer park that had been evacuated on Monday was on fire and flames were advancing toward businesses. […]
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Wildfires cause chaos in Canada town

Seattle Seahawks - 5 hours 16 min ago

FORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — At least half of a northern Alberta city was ordered evacuated Tuesday as a wildfire whipped by winds engulfed homes and sent ash raining down on residents. A local radio reporter said a trailer park that had been evacuated on Monday was on fire and flames were advancing toward businesses. […]
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‘Collaborator’ gets cozy with hard questions about men, women, sex

NBA - 5 hours 25 min ago

Seattle playwright Yussef El Guindi boldly examines sexual power dynamics from a female perspective in his new play, “Collaborator.”
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‘Collaborator’ gets cozy with hard questions about men, women, sex

Seattle Seahawks - 5 hours 25 min ago

Seattle playwright Yussef El Guindi boldly examines sexual power dynamics from a female perspective in his new play, “Collaborator.”
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Court grants Brady extension to appeal Deflategate decision

NBA - 5 hours 31 min ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Brady’s lawyers will get another two weeks to appeal his “Deflategate” suspension. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan said Brady could have until May 23 to decide whether to ask for a rehearing in front of the same three-judge panel or a new hearing — called “en […]
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Court grants Brady extension to appeal Deflategate decision

Seattle Seahawks - 5 hours 31 min ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Brady’s lawyers will get another two weeks to appeal his “Deflategate” suspension. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan said Brady could have until May 23 to decide whether to ask for a rehearing in front of the same three-judge panel or a new hearing — called “en […]
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Rookie goaltender Murray stealing the show for Penguins

NBA - 5 hours 32 min ago

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Matt Murray isn’t in the mood to think about what it all means, this ride that he’s on. The NHL’s best team on the other side of the ice. His mentor watching from bench. An arena chanting his name. For the moment, there is only the next game, the next shot. That’s […]
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Rookie goaltender Murray stealing the show for Penguins

Seattle Seahawks - 5 hours 32 min ago

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Matt Murray isn’t in the mood to think about what it all means, this ride that he’s on. The NHL’s best team on the other side of the ice. His mentor watching from bench. An arena chanting his name. For the moment, there is only the next game, the next shot. That’s […]
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Man hospitalized after being struck by Metro bus in Kent

NBA - 5 hours 33 min ago

The man suffered life-threatening injuries after reportedly falling under the back wheel of the bus Tuesday afternoon, officials said.
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Man hospitalized after being struck by Metro bus in Kent

Seattle Seahawks - 5 hours 33 min ago

The man suffered life-threatening injuries after reportedly falling under the back wheel of the bus Tuesday afternoon, officials said.
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Pregame: Mariners place right-hander Tony Zych on the disabled list, bring up right-hander Steve Johnson

NBA - 5 hours 48 min ago

Right-hander Tony Zych becomes the latest reliever placed on the disabled list for the Mariners. Zych has tendinitis in his rotator cuff. To replace him in the bullpen, right-hander Steve Johnson had his minor league contract selected from Class AAA Tacoma.
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Pregame: Mariners place right-hander Tony Zych on the disabled list, bring up right-hander Steve Johnson

Seattle Mariners - 5 hours 48 min ago

Right-hander Tony Zych becomes the latest reliever placed on the disabled list for the Mariners. Zych has tendinitis in his rotator cuff. To replace him in the bullpen, right-hander Steve Johnson had his minor league contract selected from Class AAA Tacoma.
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Pregame: Mariners place right-hander Tony Zych on the disabled list, bring up right-hander Steve Johnson

Seattle Seahawks - 5 hours 48 min ago

Right-hander Tony Zych becomes the latest reliever placed on the disabled list for the Mariners. Zych has tendinitis in his rotator cuff. To replace him in the bullpen, right-hander Steve Johnson had his minor league contract selected from Class AAA Tacoma.
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AP Sources: Takata recall could more than double in size

NBA - 5 hours 53 min ago

DETROIT (AP) — Three people briefed on the matter say that U.S. auto safety regulators are in talks with Takata Corp. to add tens of millions of air bag inflators to what already is the biggest auto recall in American history. The people say the government wants the Japanese company to issue a recall that […]
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AP Sources: Takata recall could more than double in size

Seattle Seahawks - 5 hours 53 min ago

DETROIT (AP) — Three people briefed on the matter say that U.S. auto safety regulators are in talks with Takata Corp. to add tens of millions of air bag inflators to what already is the biggest auto recall in American history. The people say the government wants the Japanese company to issue a recall that […]
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Lew says currency design plan winning rave reviews

NBA - 6 hours 1 min ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew says the reaction to his plan to put Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill and add civil rights and suffragette leaders to U.S. currency has been “overwhelmingly positive.” In an appearance in Los Angeles on Tuesday, Lew said that everywhere he has gone since announcing the design changes […]
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Lew says currency design plan winning rave reviews

Seattle Seahawks - 6 hours 1 min ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew says the reaction to his plan to put Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill and add civil rights and suffragette leaders to U.S. currency has been “overwhelmingly positive.” In an appearance in Los Angeles on Tuesday, Lew said that everywhere he has gone since announcing the design changes […]
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Don Shula treated for fluid retention, sleep apnea

NBA - 6 hours 4 min ago

MIAMI (AP) — Pro Football Hall of Fame coach Don Shula has been admitted to a hospital for treatment of fluid retention and sleep apnea. Shula’s ailments were confirmed in a statement Tuesday by his wife, Mary Anne. He was admitted Monday, and she said the family “is looking for a speedy recovery.” The 86-year-old […]
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Don Shula treated for fluid retention, sleep apnea

Seattle Seahawks - 6 hours 4 min ago

MIAMI (AP) — Pro Football Hall of Fame coach Don Shula has been admitted to a hospital for treatment of fluid retention and sleep apnea. Shula’s ailments were confirmed in a statement Tuesday by his wife, Mary Anne. He was admitted Monday, and she said the family “is looking for a speedy recovery.” The 86-year-old […]
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Alaska town’s first liquor store in more than 40 years opens

NBA - 6 hours 4 min ago

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska town’s first liquor store in more than 40 years has opened, and the police chief there worries he won’t have enough officers to handle an expected spike in alcohol-related calls. The AC Quickstop opened to a small crowd Tuesday in Bethel, a community of about 6,200 people located in […]
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