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South Korea says it has agreed to begin talks with Washington on possible deployment of US missile defense system

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 14:22

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says it has agreed to begin talks with Washington on possible deployment of US missile defense system.
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New Year’s fireworks a little quieter in Chinese capital

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 14:09

BEIJING (AP) — Much of China’s population can expect sub-standard sleep after the country starts ringing in the Year of the Monkey. The rat-a-tat snaps of firecrackers, whistling rockets and mortar-like fireworks with possibly enough gunpowder to down a small aircraft will make sure of that. But whisper it quietly: the skies this year might […]
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New Year’s fireworks a little quieter in Chinese capital

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 14:09

BEIJING (AP) — Much of China’s population can expect sub-standard sleep after the country starts ringing in the Year of the Monkey. The rat-a-tat snaps of firecrackers, whistling rockets and mortar-like fireworks with possibly enough gunpowder to down a small aircraft will make sure of that. But whisper it quietly: the skies this year might […]
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Taiwan rescuers find signs of life in quake rubble

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 14:05

TAINAN, Taiwan (AP) — Rescuers on Sunday found signs of life within the remains of a high-rise residential building that collapsed in a powerful, shallow earthquake in southern Taiwan that killed at least 19 people, as families anxiously waited on site. The emergency center in Tainan, the worst-hit city, said Sunday that 171 people had […]
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Taiwan rescuers find signs of life in quake rubble

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 14:05

TAINAN, Taiwan (AP) — Rescuers on Sunday found signs of life within the remains of a high-rise residential building that collapsed in a powerful, shallow earthquake in southern Taiwan that killed at least 19 people, as families anxiously waited on site. The emergency center in Tainan, the worst-hit city, said Sunday that 171 people had […]
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Iraq’s Abadi dismisses Baghdad wall plans

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 14:03

BAGHDAD (AP) — The Iraqi Prime Minister is dismissing plans to build a wall around the Iraqi capital, according to a statement released by his office Saturday night. The plan for the wall was originally drafted by the Interior Ministry as an effort to prevent Islamic State group attacks inside Baghdad. “Baghdad is the capital […]
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Iraq’s Abadi dismisses Baghdad wall plans

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 14:03

BAGHDAD (AP) — The Iraqi Prime Minister is dismissing plans to build a wall around the Iraqi capital, according to a statement released by his office Saturday night. The plan for the wall was originally drafted by the Interior Ministry as an effort to prevent Islamic State group attacks inside Baghdad. “Baghdad is the capital […]
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Bernie Sanders makes ‘SNL’ appearance with Larry David

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 13:24

NEW YORK (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has made a cameo appearance on “Saturday Night Live” with Larry David, the comic who has done a dead-on impersonation of him. But “SNL” resisted the temptation to have the Vermont U.S. senator appear next to David as he was playing him. Sanders portrayed a passenger […]
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Bernie Sanders makes ‘SNL’ appearance with Larry David

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 13:24

NEW YORK (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has made a cameo appearance on “Saturday Night Live” with Larry David, the comic who has done a dead-on impersonation of him. But “SNL” resisted the temptation to have the Vermont U.S. senator appear next to David as he was playing him. Sanders portrayed a passenger […]
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Photos of the Day: Feb. 6, 2016

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 13:15

Explore the news of the day with these images from around the world.
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Photos of the Day: Feb. 6, 2016

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 13:15

Explore the news of the day with these images from around the world.
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N. Korea praises launch, others see as covert missile test

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 13:05

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Sunday defied international warnings and launched a long-range rocket that the United Nations and others call a cover for a banned test of ballistic missile technology. The rocket was fired from North Korea’s west coast and its path was tracked separately by the United States, Japan and […]
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N. Korea praises launch, others see as covert missile test

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 13:05

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Sunday defied international warnings and launched a long-range rocket that the United Nations and others call a cover for a banned test of ballistic missile technology. The rocket was fired from North Korea’s west coast and its path was tracked separately by the United States, Japan and […]
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Seattle Sounders forward Darwin Jones on his offseason regimen: ‘I fit a lot of cardio in.’

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 12:32

TUCSON, Ariz. — Sounders forward Darwin Jones made it two goals in two preseason games in Seattle’s 2-1 loss to Portland on Saturday night at Kino Sports Complex, speaking afterward about his offseason regimen and why 2016 could be different than his frustrating rookie campaign.
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Seattle Sounders forward Darwin Jones on his offseason regimen: ‘I fit a lot of cardio in.’

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 12:32

TUCSON, Ariz. — Sounders forward Darwin Jones made it two goals in two preseason games in Seattle’s 2-1 loss to Portland on Saturday night at Kino Sports Complex, speaking afterward about his offseason regimen and why 2016 could be different than his frustrating rookie campaign.
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Eastern Washington rallies to win, still tied for 1st in Big Sky

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 12:27

The Eastern Washington women’s basketball team erased a 10-point deficit in the third quarter en route to a 64-53 Big Sky Conference victory over visiting Southern Utah on Saturday.
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Eastern Washington rallies to win, still tied for 1st in Big Sky

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 12:27

The Eastern Washington women’s basketball team erased a 10-point deficit in the third quarter en route to a 64-53 Big Sky Conference victory over visiting Southern Utah on Saturday.
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Seahawks’ Tyler Lockett gets one vote for NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year — Rams’ Todd Gurley gets the award

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 12:26

Receiver Tyler Lockett received one vote for NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year, but otherwise the Seahawks were shut out as the league handed out its annual awards Saturday night.
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Seahawks’ Tyler Lockett gets one vote for NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year — Rams’ Todd Gurley gets the award

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 12:26

Receiver Tyler Lockett received one vote for NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year, but otherwise the Seahawks were shut out as the league handed out its annual awards Saturday night.
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Gary Payton II leads Oregon State to victory over Colorado

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 12:23

Gary Payton II — son of the Sonics legend — had 17 points with seven steals and Oregon State defeated Colorado 60-56 in Pac-12 basketball Saturday night.
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