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‘Bonnie and Clyde’ suspect booked into Florida jail

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:25

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — The surviving suspect in a multistate crime spree has been booked into a Florida jail. Records show that 30-year-old Brittany Nicole Harper faces felony charges of robbery, kidnapping, vehicle theft and home invasion. She was being held on a $1.16 million bond Saturday at the Escambia County Jail. Her boyfriend, Blake […]
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Portland Timbers coach Caleb Porter: ‘I’ve made mistakes and maybe led people to believe that I’m a certain way.’

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:17

TUCSON, Ariz. — This preseason, Sounders fans likely are picturing Caleb Porter as smugness personified. In their mind’s eye, he stands with legs slightly bowlegged and a smirk curling at the corners of his mouth, “I told you so” bursting out of every pore. The Portland Timbers’ coach has been derided as Major League Soccer’s […]
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Portland Timbers coach Caleb Porter: ‘I’ve made mistakes and maybe led people to believe that I’m a certain way.’

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:17

TUCSON, Ariz. — This preseason, Sounders fans likely are picturing Caleb Porter as smugness personified. In their mind’s eye, he stands with legs slightly bowlegged and a smirk curling at the corners of his mouth, “I told you so” bursting out of every pore. The Portland Timbers’ coach has been derided as Major League Soccer’s […]
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3 people dead after Toronto fire in seniors’ building

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:16

TORONTO (AP) — Police say three people are dead, and 15 others are hospitalized for various injuries following a fire at a seniors’ building in Toronto. Paramedic spokesman Peter Rotolo said Saturday that four people were in critical condition after the Friday afternoon blaze. Three people have been pronounced dead. Rotolo says paramedics and firefighters […]
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3 people dead after Toronto fire in seniors’ building

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:16

TORONTO (AP) — Police say three people are dead, and 15 others are hospitalized for various injuries following a fire at a seniors’ building in Toronto. Paramedic spokesman Peter Rotolo said Saturday that four people were in critical condition after the Friday afternoon blaze. Three people have been pronounced dead. Rotolo says paramedics and firefighters […]
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Late ex-Mayor Cianci returns to beloved Providence City Hall

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:10

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Buddy Cianci, the former mayor of Providence who presided over the city’s revitalization during two stints in office cut short by criminal charges and prison, returned to City Hall on Saturday, lying in repose outside the office he occupied for more than 21 years. The colorful, long-serving mayor would likely say […]
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Late ex-Mayor Cianci returns to beloved Providence City Hall

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:10

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Buddy Cianci, the former mayor of Providence who presided over the city’s revitalization during two stints in office cut short by criminal charges and prison, returned to City Hall on Saturday, lying in repose outside the office he occupied for more than 21 years. The colorful, long-serving mayor would likely say […]
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Panthers too good, versatile for Broncos No. 1 defense

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:09

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The Denver Broncos and their top defense haven’t seen anything quite like Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers, the No. 1 scoring offense in the league. The Panthers (17-1) are on a roll, jumping on playoff opponents early. The primary question on Sunday might not be whether they’ll win the […]
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Panthers too good, versatile for Broncos No. 1 defense

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:09

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The Denver Broncos and their top defense haven’t seen anything quite like Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers, the No. 1 scoring offense in the league. The Panthers (17-1) are on a roll, jumping on playoff opponents early. The primary question on Sunday might not be whether they’ll win the […]
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Denver brings dominant defense into Super Bowl 50

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:05

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Peyton Manning wanted to make one thing perfectly clear when he arrived in the Golden Gate City for the golden anniversary of the Super Bowl: “Our defense is what got us here.” Von Miller, Chris Harris Jr., Derek Wolfe, all sideline spectators last time, leading the way. His boss, John […]
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Denver brings dominant defense into Super Bowl 50

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:05

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Peyton Manning wanted to make one thing perfectly clear when he arrived in the Golden Gate City for the golden anniversary of the Super Bowl: “Our defense is what got us here.” Von Miller, Chris Harris Jr., Derek Wolfe, all sideline spectators last time, leading the way. His boss, John […]
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Contract extensions announced for Huskies’ assistant coaches

WA Huskies - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 04:35

Offensive coordinator Jonathan Smith will be working in 2016 on a one-year contract extension, while the rest of UW's returning staff received a two-year extension.
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Contract extensions announced for Huskies’ assistant coaches

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 04:35

Offensive coordinator Jonathan Smith will be working in 2016 on a one-year contract extension, while the rest of UW's returning staff received a two-year extension.
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Contract extensions announced for Huskies’ assistant coaches

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 04:35

Offensive coordinator Jonathan Smith will be working in 2016 on a one-year contract extension, while the rest of UW's returning staff received a two-year extension.
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Steelhead fishing areas expanded on Wenatchee and Icicle rivers

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 04:18

Steelhead anglers heading to north-central Washington rivers will have more places to wet a line. State Fish and Wildlife announced expanding areas to fish on the Icicle River and an additional section of the Wenatchee River above Leavenworth. These sections open now include the Wenatchee from the Icicle Road Bridge to 400 feet below Tumwater […]
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Steelhead fishing areas expanded on Wenatchee and Icicle rivers

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 04:18

Steelhead anglers heading to north-central Washington rivers will have more places to wet a line. State Fish and Wildlife announced expanding areas to fish on the Icicle River and an additional section of the Wenatchee River above Leavenworth. These sections open now include the Wenatchee from the Icicle Road Bridge to 400 feet below Tumwater […]
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Louisville’s Pitino: Fine schools, coaches for violations

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 04:14

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville coach Rick Pitino says schools and coaches should be fined for violations, and that players who had nothing to do with infractions should not be penalized. Pitino says athletic director Tom Jurich chose to keep Louisville out of this year’s Atlantic Coast Conference and NCAA tournaments. The decision came after […]
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Louisville’s Pitino: Fine schools, coaches for violations

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 04:14

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville coach Rick Pitino says schools and coaches should be fined for violations, and that players who had nothing to do with infractions should not be penalized. Pitino says athletic director Tom Jurich chose to keep Louisville out of this year’s Atlantic Coast Conference and NCAA tournaments. The decision came after […]
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Goalie Marty Brodeur gets statue, NJ Devils jersey retired

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 04:08

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Even after retiring, Marty Brodeur is still the face of New Jersey Devils’ hockey. The NHL’s winningest goaltender was back in New Jersey on Saturday to conduct a youth hockey clinic, talk about a career that earned the Devils three Stanley Cups and look forward to a statue unveiling Monday and […]
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Goalie Marty Brodeur gets statue, NJ Devils jersey retired

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 04:08

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Even after retiring, Marty Brodeur is still the face of New Jersey Devils’ hockey. The NHL’s winningest goaltender was back in New Jersey on Saturday to conduct a youth hockey clinic, talk about a career that earned the Devils three Stanley Cups and look forward to a statue unveiling Monday and […]
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