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Rise of spread offenses makes it harder for teams like Seahawks to find quick fixes for offensive line in NFL draft

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:59

The rise of spread offenses in college football means offensive linemen may need more time to adjust to pro-style offenses once they are in the NFL --- and potentially harder for teams like Seattle to find immediate offensive line answers in the draft.
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Amazon, Microsoft invest billions as computing shifts to cloud

NBA - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:57

As cloud computing proliferates, its leading providers — Amazon and Microsoft among them — have unleashed a torrent of capital spending to build the infrastructure that handles the technology. That, in turn, has significant economic effects globally and locally.
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Amazon, Microsoft invest billions as computing shifts to cloud

NBA - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:57

As cloud computing proliferates, its leading providers — Amazon and Microsoft among them — have unleashed a torrent of capital spending to build the infrastructure that handles the technology. That, in turn, has significant economic effects globally and locally.
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Amazon, Microsoft invest billions as computing shifts to cloud

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:57

As cloud computing proliferates, its leading providers — Amazon and Microsoft among them — have unleashed a torrent of capital spending to build the infrastructure that handles the technology. That, in turn, has significant economic effects globally and locally.
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UN to meet on May 6 on protection of Palestinian civilians

NBA - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:57

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council will hold an informal meeting on May 6 on the protection of Palestinian civilians, an issue the Palestinians have pressed for decades and say is more needed now than ever. Palestinian Ambassador Riyad Mansour said four council members — Egypt, Senegal, Venezuela and Malaysia — are organizing […]
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UN to meet on May 6 on protection of Palestinian civilians

NBA - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:57

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council will hold an informal meeting on May 6 on the protection of Palestinian civilians, an issue the Palestinians have pressed for decades and say is more needed now than ever. Palestinian Ambassador Riyad Mansour said four council members — Egypt, Senegal, Venezuela and Malaysia — are organizing […]
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UN to meet on May 6 on protection of Palestinian civilians

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:57

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council will hold an informal meeting on May 6 on the protection of Palestinian civilians, an issue the Palestinians have pressed for decades and say is more needed now than ever. Palestinian Ambassador Riyad Mansour said four council members — Egypt, Senegal, Venezuela and Malaysia — are organizing […]
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Tacoma lawyer accused of having sex with inmate

NBA - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:56

William Stoddard Jr. pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges that he had sex with an inmate at Pierce County Jail, plus brought drugs to other inmates.
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Tacoma lawyer accused of having sex with inmate

NBA - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:56

William Stoddard Jr. pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges that he had sex with an inmate at Pierce County Jail, plus brought drugs to other inmates.
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Tacoma lawyer accused of having sex with inmate

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:56

William Stoddard Jr. pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges that he had sex with an inmate at Pierce County Jail, plus brought drugs to other inmates.
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New Mariners CEO John Stanton is baseball-loving billionaire with World Series goal

NBA - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:39

A passion for the sport does not a great CEO make, of course. Time will tell if the Mariners take the next step.
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New Mariners CEO John Stanton is baseball-loving billionaire with World Series goal

Seattle Mariners - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:39

A passion for the sport does not a great CEO make, of course. Time will tell if the Mariners take the next step.
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New Mariners CEO John Stanton is baseball-loving billionaire with World Series goal

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:39

A passion for the sport does not a great CEO make, of course. Time will tell if the Mariners take the next step.
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Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy deals

NBA - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:31

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two closely watched energy deals in Ohio allowing two utility companies to impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect until federal regulators approve them. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission said Wednesday that the power purchase agreements filed separately by Akron-based FirstEnergy and Columbus-based American Electric Power are not […]
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Federal regulators put brakes on Ohio energy deals

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:31

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two closely watched energy deals in Ohio allowing two utility companies to impose short-term rate increases on electricity customers cannot take effect until federal regulators approve them. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission said Wednesday that the power purchase agreements filed separately by Akron-based FirstEnergy and Columbus-based American Electric Power are not […]
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Secretary of state, her staff, to skip Tennessee meeting

NBA - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:25

Kim Wyman says she won’t attend a national secretaries of state conference in Tennessee because of new legislation there allowing counselors to refuse treatment based on religious or personal beliefs.
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Secretary of state, her staff, to skip Tennessee meeting

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:25

Kim Wyman says she won’t attend a national secretaries of state conference in Tennessee because of new legislation there allowing counselors to refuse treatment based on religious or personal beliefs.
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Defense publisher leaving Hong Kong over safety concerns

NBA - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:23

BEIJING (AP) — The publisher of a leading magazine on Chinese and regional defense issues says he’s leaving Hong Kong out of concern he could be targeted by China’s state security bodies. Kanwa Asian Defense publisher Andrei Chang said Thursday that the suspected abductions to China of five men tied to a Hong Kong publisher […]
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Defense publisher leaving Hong Kong over safety concerns

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:23

BEIJING (AP) — The publisher of a leading magazine on Chinese and regional defense issues says he’s leaving Hong Kong out of concern he could be targeted by China’s state security bodies. Kanwa Asian Defense publisher Andrei Chang said Thursday that the suspected abductions to China of five men tied to a Hong Kong publisher […]
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China’s HNA to buy Radisson operator Carlson Hotels

NBA - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:22

HONG KONG (AP) — A unit of Chinese conglomerate HNA Group has agreed to buy Carlson Hotels, which owns brands including Radisson and Country Inns and Suites. The companies did not disclose the purchase price in a joint statement released Wednesday. They said that Carlson’s headquarters would remain in Minnetonka, Minn., after the deal is […]
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