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Mourners pay respects to Buddy Cianci for second day

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 05:46

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Mourners for the second day in a row paid their respects to former Providence Mayor Buddy Cianci (see-AN’-see) at the building where he worked for more than 21 years. Cianci died Jan. 28 at age 74. He was the city’s longest-serving mayor, but was forced from office twice due to felonies. […]
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Mourners pay respects to Buddy Cianci for second day

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 05:46

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Mourners for the second day in a row paid their respects to former Providence Mayor Buddy Cianci (see-AN’-see) at the building where he worked for more than 21 years. Cianci died Jan. 28 at age 74. He was the city’s longest-serving mayor, but was forced from office twice due to felonies. […]
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New England to get brunt of snowstorm heading east

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 05:40

BOSTON (AP) — Forecasters say southeast Massachusetts could get the brunt of a snowstorm that’s heading for the east coast. The National Weather Service on Sunday issued a blizzard warning for the region, including Cape Cod and the islands, saying it could get up to 18 inches of snow Monday morning through the evening. Whiteout […]
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New England to get brunt of snowstorm heading east

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 05:40

BOSTON (AP) — Forecasters say southeast Massachusetts could get the brunt of a snowstorm that’s heading for the east coast. The National Weather Service on Sunday issued a blizzard warning for the region, including Cape Cod and the islands, saying it could get up to 18 inches of snow Monday morning through the evening. Whiteout […]
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After Rubio stumbles, rivals see opening in New Hampshire

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 05:40

BEDFORD, N.H. (AP) — Marco Rubio’s uneven debate performance just days before Tuesday’s New Hampshire primary has emboldened a trio of governors seeking to stem his rise in the Republican race for president. But if Rubio’s rivals can slow him in New Hampshire, they are likely to leave the GOP with a muddled mix of […]
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After Rubio stumbles, rivals see opening in New Hampshire

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 05:40

BEDFORD, N.H. (AP) — Marco Rubio’s uneven debate performance just days before Tuesday’s New Hampshire primary has emboldened a trio of governors seeking to stem his rise in the Republican race for president. But if Rubio’s rivals can slow him in New Hampshire, they are likely to leave the GOP with a muddled mix of […]
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Cruz embraces supporters on fringe of GOP

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 05:28

PETERBOROUGH, N.H. (AP) — Some politicians run from polarizing endorsements. Ted Cruz seeks them out. The Texas senator’s strength in the 2016 Republican presidential primary is drawn, at least in part, from the backing of high-profile figures from his party’s far-right fringe. They are people, like his national co-chairman Iowa Rep. Steve King, who may […]
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Cruz embraces supporters on fringe of GOP

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 05:28

PETERBOROUGH, N.H. (AP) — Some politicians run from polarizing endorsements. Ted Cruz seeks them out. The Texas senator’s strength in the 2016 Republican presidential primary is drawn, at least in part, from the backing of high-profile figures from his party’s far-right fringe. They are people, like his national co-chairman Iowa Rep. Steve King, who may […]
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Steinem and Albright scold young women backing Sanders

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 05:15

Women were expected to help power Clinton to the Democratic nomination, but as she struggles to overcome a tough challenge from Sen. Bernie Sanders, her support among them has been surprisingly shaky.
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Steinem and Albright scold young women backing Sanders

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 05:15

Women were expected to help power Clinton to the Democratic nomination, but as she struggles to overcome a tough challenge from Sen. Bernie Sanders, her support among them has been surprisingly shaky.
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Alicia Keys gives positive vibes at pre-Super Bowl show

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 05:14

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Alicia Keys was energetic when she performed for a loud and excited audience at a pre-Super Bowl party, but she also got serious at the top of her show. Keys opened her performance Friday night at Levi’s The City Stage with words about Mario Woods, the 26-year-old who was shot and […]
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Alicia Keys gives positive vibes at pre-Super Bowl show

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 05:14

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Alicia Keys was energetic when she performed for a loud and excited audience at a pre-Super Bowl party, but she also got serious at the top of her show. Keys opened her performance Friday night at Levi’s The City Stage with words about Mario Woods, the 26-year-old who was shot and […]
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Fallen powers Chelsea, Man United draw; Arsenal rises to 3rd

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 04:42

LONDON (AP) — A second stalemate of the season between Chelsea and Manchester United saw the fallen powers slip further from relevance in this unusual Premier League season. The 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge did little to help either team on Sunday, which began by Arsenal beating Bournemouth 2-0 to rise to third. United remains […]
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Fallen powers Chelsea, Man United draw; Arsenal rises to 3rd

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 04:42

LONDON (AP) — A second stalemate of the season between Chelsea and Manchester United saw the fallen powers slip further from relevance in this unusual Premier League season. The 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge did little to help either team on Sunday, which began by Arsenal beating Bournemouth 2-0 to rise to third. United remains […]
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Gas prices drop 8 cents over past 2 weeks, to $1.82

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 04:39

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average price of gasoline has dropped 8 cents over the past two weeks, to $1.82 a gallon. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg said Sunday that the price is 37 cents per gallon under its year-ago point. Lundberg says the price drop may continue if crude oil costs continue to slide. In […]
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Gas prices drop 8 cents over past 2 weeks, to $1.82

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 04:39

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average price of gasoline has dropped 8 cents over the past two weeks, to $1.82 a gallon. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg said Sunday that the price is 37 cents per gallon under its year-ago point. Lundberg says the price drop may continue if crude oil costs continue to slide. In […]
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Sheriff: Texas teen kills mom, 2 neighbors, then himself

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 04:28

McALLEN, Texas (AP) — Authorities say a Texas teenager killed his mother and two neighbors before killing himself. Uvalde County Sheriff Charlie Mendeke said Sunday that 19-year-old Dylan Westerburg gunned down his mother Friday in their home near Uvalde, about 85 miles west of San Antonio. He then went and killed two brothers who lived […]
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Sheriff: Texas teen kills mom, 2 neighbors, then himself

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 04:28

McALLEN, Texas (AP) — Authorities say a Texas teenager killed his mother and two neighbors before killing himself. Uvalde County Sheriff Charlie Mendeke said Sunday that 19-year-old Dylan Westerburg gunned down his mother Friday in their home near Uvalde, about 85 miles west of San Antonio. He then went and killed two brothers who lived […]
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The Latest: NYC mayor issues construction crane safety plan

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 04:21

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the collapse of a construction crane, which killed a pedestrian (all times local): 3 p.m. Mayor Bill de Blasio says New York City is implementing a four-point plan to increase safety when large construction cranes are operating. De Blasio made the announcement Sunday, in the wake of Friday’s […]
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The Latest: NYC mayor issues construction crane safety plan

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 04:21

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the collapse of a construction crane, which killed a pedestrian (all times local): 3 p.m. Mayor Bill de Blasio says New York City is implementing a four-point plan to increase safety when large construction cranes are operating. De Blasio made the announcement Sunday, in the wake of Friday’s […]
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