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UW police looking for man who’s groped numerous women

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 13:57

Authorities issued a crime alert Friday, warning the school community of the man.
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How your U.S. lawmakers voted

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 13:55

Here’s how Washington state’s members of Congress voted on major issues in the week ending Feb. 5.
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How your U.S. lawmakers voted

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 13:55

Here’s how Washington state’s members of Congress voted on major issues in the week ending Feb. 5.
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Coast Guard: 3 people believed to be aboard 2 planes that collided over ocean off Los Angeles

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 13:55

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Coast Guard: 3 people believed to be aboard 2 planes that collided over ocean off Los Angeles.
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Coast Guard: 3 people believed to be aboard 2 planes that collided over ocean off Los Angeles

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 13:55

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Coast Guard: 3 people believed to be aboard 2 planes that collided over ocean off Los Angeles.
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Police: Woman killed after school bus jumps curb in Brooklyn

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 13:48

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a school bus jumped a curb in New York City, hitting and killing a woman. It happened Friday evening in Brooklyn. The New York Police Department says the 50-year-old victim had been walking on the sidewalk when she was struck. Investigators believe a car cut off the school bus, […]
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Police: Woman killed after school bus jumps curb in Brooklyn

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 13:48

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a school bus jumped a curb in New York City, hitting and killing a woman. It happened Friday evening in Brooklyn. The New York Police Department says the 50-year-old victim had been walking on the sidewalk when she was struck. Investigators believe a car cut off the school bus, […]
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Bhutan’s queen gives birth to a baby boy

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 13:47

GAUHATI, India (AP) — The tiny Himalayan nation of Bhutan has a new crown prince. The Royal Media Office in capital Thimphu said that the baby boy was born on Friday to King Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuck and his wife, Queen Jetsun Pema. The 35-year-old Oxford-educated Wangchuck married commoner Jetsun Pema, 25, in an elaborate […]
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Bhutan’s queen gives birth to a baby boy

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 13:47

GAUHATI, India (AP) — The tiny Himalayan nation of Bhutan has a new crown prince. The Royal Media Office in capital Thimphu said that the baby boy was born on Friday to King Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuck and his wife, Queen Jetsun Pema. The 35-year-old Oxford-educated Wangchuck married commoner Jetsun Pema, 25, in an elaborate […]
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Huskies come up short in Top 25 showdown against Oregon State women

WA Huskies - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 13:43

Ninth-ranked Oregon State smothered No. 24 Washington early, then held off the Huskies’ late charge in a 61-53 victory to keep the Beavers in a tie atop the Pac-12 Conference standings.
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Officials working to determine cause of NYC crane collapse

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 13:32

NEW YORK (AP) — Officials are working to determine why a huge construction crane that was being lowered to safety during strong winds came crashing down onto a New York City Street, killing a pedestrian and crushing a row of parked cars. Three other people were hurt by debris on Friday in Lower Manhattan, two […]
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Officials working to determine cause of NYC crane collapse

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 13:32

NEW YORK (AP) — Officials are working to determine why a huge construction crane that was being lowered to safety during strong winds came crashing down onto a New York City Street, killing a pedestrian and crushing a row of parked cars. Three other people were hurt by debris on Friday in Lower Manhattan, two […]
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Reigning dunk champion Zach LaVine says, ‘I’ve got tricks up my sleeve’

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 13:30

Minnesota guard Zach LaVine will go to Toronto next weekend looking to repeat as the league’s slam-dunk champion, and the Bothell High School graduate made it clear he didn’t use all of his best dunks to win the first contest.
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Reigning dunk champion Zach LaVine says, ‘I’ve got tricks up my sleeve’

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 13:30

Minnesota guard Zach LaVine will go to Toronto next weekend looking to repeat as the league’s slam-dunk champion, and the Bothell High School graduate made it clear he didn’t use all of his best dunks to win the first contest.
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Top UN human rights official arrives in Sri Lanka

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 13:25

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The top U.N. human rights official arrived Saturday in Sri Lanka on a four-day visit aimed at reviewing the measures taken by the island-nation to investigate alleged atrocities committed during the long civil war that left tens of thousands dead. The visit by Zeid Raad al-Hussein follows last year’s resolution […]
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Top UN human rights official arrives in Sri Lanka

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 13:25

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The top U.N. human rights official arrived Saturday in Sri Lanka on a four-day visit aimed at reviewing the measures taken by the island-nation to investigate alleged atrocities committed during the long civil war that left tens of thousands dead. The visit by Zeid Raad al-Hussein follows last year’s resolution […]
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New England digs out from first big snowfall of season

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 13:22

BOSTON (AP) — New England is digging out from its first big snowfall of the season that dumped more than a foot in some places and left tens of thousands of homes and businesses without power, as forecasters eye another potential winter storm early next week. By early Saturday, the lights started to come back […]
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New England digs out from first big snowfall of season

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 13:22

BOSTON (AP) — New England is digging out from its first big snowfall of the season that dumped more than a foot in some places and left tens of thousands of homes and businesses without power, as forecasters eye another potential winter storm early next week. By early Saturday, the lights started to come back […]
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Firebrand monks a powerful force in Myanmar despite setback

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 13:11

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dark-skinned and bearded men jump a young woman after she prays at a Buddhist shrine. They push her to the ground and rape her. Then they cut off her ear and slit her throat. A lurid video recently posted online by a firebrand monk in Myanmar purports to re-enact the woman’s death […]
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Firebrand monks a powerful force in Myanmar despite setback

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 13:11

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dark-skinned and bearded men jump a young woman after she prays at a Buddhist shrine. They push her to the ground and rape her. Then they cut off her ear and slit her throat. A lurid video recently posted online by a firebrand monk in Myanmar purports to re-enact the woman’s death […]
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