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Why you should vote your presidential primary ballot

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 07:04

Columnist Kate Riley argues why Washington voters should fill out their presidential primary ballot and pay attention to whether candidates serve the people or their parties.
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We deserve to know whether Saudi officials aided 9/11 terrorists

NBA - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 07:03

Given America’s long-running battle with Islamist terrorists — a battle that won’t end soon — we need to know which countries support terrorists under the table. Especially when those countries are supposed to be allies. So it’s bizarre that the U.S. government still refuses to release 28 pages of the 2002 report of the joint […]
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Election time, so get serious on education funding

NBA - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 07:03

The state Supreme Court should up the ante on sanctions to get lawmakers’ attention on the unfinished work complying with the McCleary ruling.
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We deserve to know whether Saudi officials aided 9/11 terrorists

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 07:03

Given America’s long-running battle with Islamist terrorists — a battle that won’t end soon — we need to know which countries support terrorists under the table. Especially when those countries are supposed to be allies. So it’s bizarre that the U.S. government still refuses to release 28 pages of the 2002 report of the joint […]
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Election time, so get serious on education funding

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 07:03

The state Supreme Court should up the ante on sanctions to get lawmakers’ attention on the unfinished work complying with the McCleary ruling.
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Exiled tycoon dodges Russian retribution

NBA - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 06:34

Exiled Russian tycoon Sergei Pugachev says he helped bring Vladimir Putin to power; these days, he is watching his back.
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Exiled tycoon dodges Russian retribution

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 06:34

Exiled Russian tycoon Sergei Pugachev says he helped bring Vladimir Putin to power; these days, he is watching his back.
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Tampa Bay CF Kiermaier breaks hand trying to make catch

NBA - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 06:29

DETROIT (AP) — Tampa Bay Rays center fielder Kevin Kiermaier has broken his left hand trying to make a catch. Kiermaier was hurt in the fifth inning of Saturday’s game at Detroit. He broke his glove hand and will be evaluated again on Monday to see how long he might be sidelined. Kiermaier, one of […]
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Tampa Bay CF Kiermaier breaks hand trying to make catch

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 06:29

DETROIT (AP) — Tampa Bay Rays center fielder Kevin Kiermaier has broken his left hand trying to make a catch. Kiermaier was hurt in the fifth inning of Saturday’s game at Detroit. He broke his glove hand and will be evaluated again on Monday to see how long he might be sidelined. Kiermaier, one of […]
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UW surgeon, Harborview sued: Fatal surgeries used unapproved bone cement

NBA - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 06:26

The families of two women who died on the operating table in Seattle are suing a University of Washington surgeon, the UW, Harborview Medical Center, the state and a bone-cement company. The claim: unapproved use of the cement when it was known to cause lethal clotting.
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UW surgeon, Harborview sued: Fatal surgeries used unapproved bone cement

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 06:26

The families of two women who died on the operating table in Seattle are suing a University of Washington surgeon, the UW, Harborview Medical Center, the state and a bone-cement company. The claim: unapproved use of the cement when it was known to cause lethal clotting.
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Enjoying the Mariners, wondering about Michael Bennett and Breanna Stewart: Times readers sound off

NBA - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 06:09

Backtalk: Seattle Times sports letters to the editor for the week.
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Enjoying the Mariners, wondering about Michael Bennett and Breanna Stewart: Times readers sound off

Seattle Mariners - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 06:09

Backtalk: Seattle Times sports letters to the editor for the week.
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Enjoying the Mariners, wondering about Michael Bennett and Breanna Stewart: Times readers sound off

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 06:09

Backtalk: Seattle Times sports letters to the editor for the week.
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Watch: Mariners’ Franklin Gutierrez blasts monster 473-foot homer against Reds

NBA - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 06:08

Franklin Gutierrez launched a 473-foot homer into the upper deck in Cincinnati to give the Mariners a 4-0 lead over the Reds.
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Watch: Mariners’ Franklin Gutierrez blasts monster 473-foot homer against Reds

Seattle Mariners - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 06:08

Franklin Gutierrez launched a 473-foot homer into the upper deck in Cincinnati to give the Mariners a 4-0 lead over the Reds.
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Watch: Mariners’ Franklin Gutierrez blasts monster 473-foot homer against Reds

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 06:08

Franklin Gutierrez launched a 473-foot homer into the upper deck in Cincinnati to give the Mariners a 4-0 lead over the Reds.
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Sanders says he is backing DNC chair’s opponent

NBA - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 06:05

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders says he plans to support the opponent of Democratic National Committee chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz in her Florida primary contest Aug. 30 for her congressional seat. Sanders, a Democratic presidential candidate who has been feuding with Wasserman Schultz and the DNC, told CNN he favors Tim Canova in […]
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Sanders says he is backing DNC chair’s opponent

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 06:05

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders says he plans to support the opponent of Democratic National Committee chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz in her Florida primary contest Aug. 30 for her congressional seat. Sanders, a Democratic presidential candidate who has been feuding with Wasserman Schultz and the DNC, told CNN he favors Tim Canova in […]
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Boston’s Kelly has no-bid broken up after 6 2/3 innings

NBA - Sun, 05/22/2016 - 06:05

BOSTON (AP) — Joe Kelly of the Boston Red Sox has gotten his no-hit bid against the Cleveland Indians broken up with two outs in seventh inning. Juan Uribe ended Kelly’s try with a double into the right-center field gap after a diving catch by center fielder Jackie Bradley Jr. on the previous pitch to […]
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