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NCAA overturns satellite camp ban, so WSU Cougars will get to run camps in California after all

WA Cougars - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:44

On Thursday, the NCAA Division I Board of Directors rescinded the proposed ban on satellite camps, effectively immediately.
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NCAA overturns satellite camp ban, so Cougars will get to run camps in California after all

NBA - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:44

On Thursday, the NCAA Division I Board of Directors rescinded the proposed ban on satellite camps, effectively immediately.
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NCAA overturns satellite camp ban, so Cougars will get to run camps in California after all

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:44

On Thursday, the NCAA Division I Board of Directors rescinded the proposed ban on satellite camps, effectively immediately.
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US beefs up surveillance over Islamic State in Libya

NBA - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:38

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. has moved surveillance drones into the skies over Libya to gather intelligence and get a better picture of what’s going on in case additional military strikes against Islamic State militants are authorized. The top U.S. military officer told a Senate committee that the Pentagon has shifted assets to Libya, based […]
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US beefs up surveillance over Islamic State in Libya

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:38

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. has moved surveillance drones into the skies over Libya to gather intelligence and get a better picture of what’s going on in case additional military strikes against Islamic State militants are authorized. The top U.S. military officer told a Senate committee that the Pentagon has shifted assets to Libya, based […]
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Amplifying youth voices through music mentorship

NBA - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:21

Totem Star recording studio, at Youngstown Cultural Arts Center, provides a place for young people to tell their stories through music.
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Amplifying youth voices through music mentorship

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:21

Totem Star recording studio, at Youngstown Cultural Arts Center, provides a place for young people to tell their stories through music.
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Texas’ fetal tissue research questioned before court hearing

NBA - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:21

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas legislators who passed one of the nation’s toughest abortion laws turned their attention to fetal tissue research Thursday, ahead of a Houston court appearance by two anti-abortion activists on charges related to their filming of undercover videos at a Planned Parenthood clinic. The Legislature doesn’t return until 2017 — meaning […]
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Texas’ fetal tissue research questioned before court hearing

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:21

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas legislators who passed one of the nation’s toughest abortion laws turned their attention to fetal tissue research Thursday, ahead of a Houston court appearance by two anti-abortion activists on charges related to their filming of undercover videos at a Planned Parenthood clinic. The Legislature doesn’t return until 2017 — meaning […]
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Capitol Hill Buzz: Ryan, Pelosi salute kids at work

NBA - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:20

WASHINGTON (AP) — Often at odds, Democrats and Republicans came together on Thursday to welcome the children of reporters and congressional staff at Take our Daughters and Sons to Work Day. House Speaker Paul Ryan, a father of three who has said he won’t give up family time for his job, invited children to his […]
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Capitol Hill Buzz: Ryan, Pelosi salute kids at work

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:20

WASHINGTON (AP) — Often at odds, Democrats and Republicans came together on Thursday to welcome the children of reporters and congressional staff at Take our Daughters and Sons to Work Day. House Speaker Paul Ryan, a father of three who has said he won’t give up family time for his job, invited children to his […]
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For Joe Dahl, Jeremiah Allison and WSU’s NFL hopefuls, draft will determine their futures

WA Cougars - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:17

For the seven former WSU football players who are waiting for the NFL Draft to determine their futures, the wait is finally over. But if football doesn't pan out, some, such as Jeremiah Allison, have more solid backup plans than others
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For Joe Dahl, Jeremiah Allison and WSU’s NFL hopefuls, draft will determine their futures

NBA - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:17

For the seven former WSU football players who are waiting for the NFL Draft to determine their futures, the wait is finally over. But if football doesn't pan out, some, such as Jeremiah Allison, have more solid backup plans than others
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For Joe Dahl, Jeremiah Allison and WSU’s NFL hopefuls, draft will determine their futures

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:17

For the seven former WSU football players who are waiting for the NFL Draft to determine their futures, the wait is finally over. But if football doesn't pan out, some, such as Jeremiah Allison, have more solid backup plans than others
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Facebook and St. Jude Medical surge, GNC and AbbVie skid

NBA - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:09

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market: NYSE St. Jude Medical Inc., up $15.84 to $77.79 The heart device maker agreed to be acquired by Abbott Laboratories in a $19.3 billion cash and stock deal. Most Read StoriesLook like […]
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Facebook and St. Jude Medical surge, GNC and AbbVie skid

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:09

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market: NYSE St. Jude Medical Inc., up $15.84 to $77.79 The heart device maker agreed to be acquired by Abbott Laboratories in a $19.3 billion cash and stock deal. Most Read StoriesLook like […]
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How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Thursday

NBA - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:05

U.S. stocks took their biggest loss in three weeks on Thursday after a late sell-off. Apple, which is mired in a slump, fell to its lowest price in about two months and dragged tech stocks sharply lower. On Thursday: The Dow Jones industrial average sank 210.79 points, or 1.2 percent, to 17,830.76. The Standard & […]
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How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Thursday

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 05:05

U.S. stocks took their biggest loss in three weeks on Thursday after a late sell-off. Apple, which is mired in a slump, fell to its lowest price in about two months and dragged tech stocks sharply lower. On Thursday: The Dow Jones industrial average sank 210.79 points, or 1.2 percent, to 17,830.76. The Standard & […]
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Obamas, Bidens to kick off USO comedy show next week

NBA - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 04:52

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are joining their wives next week for a USO comedy show in observance of Military Appreciation Month. The event also marks the fifth anniversary of the national initiative Joining Forces. First lady Michelle Obama and Jill Biden launched Joining Forces in 2011 to support […]
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Obamas, Bidens to kick off USO comedy show next week

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 04:52

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are joining their wives next week for a USO comedy show in observance of Military Appreciation Month. The event also marks the fifth anniversary of the national initiative Joining Forces. First lady Michelle Obama and Jill Biden launched Joining Forces in 2011 to support […]
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