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Plagued by delays, California high-speed rail back in court

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:16

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California voters embraced the idea of building the nation’s first real high-speed rail system, which promised to whisk travelers from San Francisco to Los Angeles in under three hours, a trip that can take six hours or more by car. Eight years after they approved funding for it, construction is years […]
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Plagued by delays, California high-speed rail back in court

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:16

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California voters embraced the idea of building the nation’s first real high-speed rail system, which promised to whisk travelers from San Francisco to Los Angeles in under three hours, a trip that can take six hours or more by car. Eight years after they approved funding for it, construction is years […]
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Massachusetts man hit by falling tree limb after storm dies

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:07

CANTON, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say a Massachusetts man who was struck by a falling tree limb after a snowstorm has died from his injuries. The Boston Globe reports (http://bit.ly/1SCnXLa) that 48-year-old Thomas Gunning died Saturday afternoon at Boston Medical Center. Gunning was in his yard in Canton tending to an outdoor hockey rink late […]
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Massachusetts man hit by falling tree limb after storm dies

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:07

CANTON, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say a Massachusetts man who was struck by a falling tree limb after a snowstorm has died from his injuries. The Boston Globe reports (http://bit.ly/1SCnXLa) that 48-year-old Thomas Gunning died Saturday afternoon at Boston Medical Center. Gunning was in his yard in Canton tending to an outdoor hockey rink late […]
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‘Kung Fu Panda 3? leads on Super Bowl weekend

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:54

NEW YORK (AP) — “Kung Fu Panda 3″ again led the box office over Super Bowl weekend, while the Coen brothers’ “Hail, Caesar!” and the Jane Austen-monster mashup “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” followed distantly behind. DreamWorks Animation’s “Kung Fu Panda” sequel earned an estimated $21 million in its second weekend of release, according to […]
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‘Kung Fu Panda 3? leads on Super Bowl weekend

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:54

NEW YORK (AP) — “Kung Fu Panda 3″ again led the box office over Super Bowl weekend, while the Coen brothers’ “Hail, Caesar!” and the Jane Austen-monster mashup “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” followed distantly behind. DreamWorks Animation’s “Kung Fu Panda” sequel earned an estimated $21 million in its second weekend of release, according to […]
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Gale warning puts dampener on Cologne Carnival procession

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:42

BERLIN (AP) — Organizers are banning horses, large puppets and flags during the main procession at this year’s street Carnival in Cologne because of a gale warning. The Carnival committee and city authorities said Sunday that the measures should ensure the traditional Rose Monday procession can take place despite strong winds. Organizers in nearby Duesseldorf […]
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Gale warning puts dampener on Cologne Carnival procession

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:42

BERLIN (AP) — Organizers are banning horses, large puppets and flags during the main procession at this year’s street Carnival in Cologne because of a gale warning. The Carnival committee and city authorities said Sunday that the measures should ensure the traditional Rose Monday procession can take place despite strong winds. Organizers in nearby Duesseldorf […]
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Money & Markets weekly review

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:21

A weekly roundup of stock market data
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Money & Markets weekly review

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:21

A weekly roundup of stock market data
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Heroin scourge changes role of police in hard-hit areas

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:20

CINCINNATI (AP) — Forehead furrowed, a woman drags on a Camel cigarette, admitting she has only vague memories of nearly dying five days earlier. Some flashes of images of being inside an ambulance. Waking up in a hospital bed. No recognition, though, of the solidly built, 6-foot-4 blue-uniformed police officer now leaning against a wall […]
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Heroin scourge changes role of police in hard-hit areas

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:20

CINCINNATI (AP) — Forehead furrowed, a woman drags on a Camel cigarette, admitting she has only vague memories of nearly dying five days earlier. Some flashes of images of being inside an ambulance. Waking up in a hospital bed. No recognition, though, of the solidly built, 6-foot-4 blue-uniformed police officer now leaning against a wall […]
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Super Bowl 50: Manning’s last game? Newton’s finest moment?

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:18

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Peyton Manning’s last game? Cam Newton’s finest moment? For all the golden tinge the NFL is placing on Super Bowl 50, this one just might come down to how the two star quarterbacks deal with the dynamic defenses bent on humbling them. There can’t be a better storyline than a […]
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Super Bowl 50: Manning’s last game? Newton’s finest moment?

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:18

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Peyton Manning’s last game? Cam Newton’s finest moment? For all the golden tinge the NFL is placing on Super Bowl 50, this one just might come down to how the two star quarterbacks deal with the dynamic defenses bent on humbling them. There can’t be a better storyline than a […]
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FundTracker

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:17

Weekly spotlight on mutual funds
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FundTracker

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:17

Weekly spotlight on mutual funds
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Learn how navigate a boat at boater education classes that start soon

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:13

Boaters and anglers are required in Washington to possess a valid State Boaters Card while on the waters across the state, and the USCG Auxiliary Flotilla 12 in Edmonds is offering some classes in February and March. The Boating Skills and Seamanship is a 12-week course that meets 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursday […]
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Learn how navigate a boat at boater education classes that start soon

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:13

Boaters and anglers are required in Washington to possess a valid State Boaters Card while on the waters across the state, and the USCG Auxiliary Flotilla 12 in Edmonds is offering some classes in February and March. The Boating Skills and Seamanship is a 12-week course that meets 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursday […]
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Denver brings dominant defense into Super Bowl 50

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:10

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 - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:10

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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