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Major League Soccer Monday rewind: #RivalryWeek

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 07:56

The New York Red Bulls' 7-0 domination of New York City FC on Saturday at Yankee Stadium was a seminal moment in that rivalry's history -- and not only because there's very little of it.
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Major League Soccer Monday rewind: #RivalryWeek

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 07:56

The New York Red Bulls' 7-0 domination of New York City FC on Saturday at Yankee Stadium was a seminal moment in that rivalry's history -- and not only because there's very little of it.
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Mia Corbin’s big hit leads week’s top high school performers

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 07:56

Also: Jason Fairhurst of Snohomish, Tyson Penn of Bellevue and Peyton Trask of Tahoma stood out.
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Mia Corbin’s big hit leads week’s top high school performers

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 07:56

Also: Jason Fairhurst of Snohomish, Tyson Penn of Bellevue and Peyton Trask of Tahoma stood out.
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Massachusetts inmate charged with threatening to kill Obama

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 07:53

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts state prison inmate has been charged with threatening to kill President Barack Obama. Alex Hernandez was charged Monday with two counts of threatening to kill and inflict bodily harm upon the president. Federal agents launched an investigation in March 2015 after Hernandez, an inmate at Old Colony Correctional Center in […]
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Massachusetts inmate charged with threatening to kill Obama

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 07:53

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts state prison inmate has been charged with threatening to kill President Barack Obama. Alex Hernandez was charged Monday with two counts of threatening to kill and inflict bodily harm upon the president. Federal agents launched an investigation in March 2015 after Hernandez, an inmate at Old Colony Correctional Center in […]
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UW reactor building isn’t worth saving, says former department chair

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 07:47

If anyone should feel nostalgic about the University of Washington’s reactor building, I should be near the top of the list [“UW’s unsightly reactor building center of unneeded argument,” Opinion, May 23]. I began my career at the UW with an office in the building and later became the director of the reactor. And I do feel nostalgic […]
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UW reactor building isn’t worth saving, says former department chair

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 07:47

If anyone should feel nostalgic about the University of Washington’s reactor building, I should be near the top of the list [“UW’s unsightly reactor building center of unneeded argument,” Opinion, May 23]. I began my career at the UW with an office in the building and later became the director of the reactor. And I do feel nostalgic […]
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People’s income from Airbnb, Etsy, others escaping tax, study finds

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 07:46

Many people who earn income through Airbnb, Etsy and other peer-to-peer platforms are confused about when, whether or how to report earnings on their tax returns.
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People’s income from Airbnb, Etsy, others escaping tax, study finds

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 07:46

Many people who earn income through Airbnb, Etsy and other peer-to-peer platforms are confused about when, whether or how to report earnings on their tax returns.
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Facebook makes changes to ‘trending topics’ after review

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 07:45

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Facebook says it is dropping its reliance on news outlets to help determine what gets posted as a “trending topic” on the giant social network following a backlash over a report saying it suppressed conservative views. Facebook’s General Counsel Colin Stretch outlined this and other reforms in a 12-page letter sent […]
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Facebook makes changes to ‘trending topics’ after review

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 07:45

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Facebook says it is dropping its reliance on news outlets to help determine what gets posted as a “trending topic” on the giant social network following a backlash over a report saying it suppressed conservative views. Facebook’s General Counsel Colin Stretch outlined this and other reforms in a 12-page letter sent […]
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Investors asking if Exxon is preparing for climate change

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 07:43

A proposed resolution would prod Exxon Mobil to disclose the risks of climate change to its business as a growing chorus of shareholders worries that the energy giant is not adequately prepared.
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Investors asking if Exxon is preparing for climate change

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 07:43

A proposed resolution would prod Exxon Mobil to disclose the risks of climate change to its business as a growing chorus of shareholders worries that the energy giant is not adequately prepared.
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Senate-USOC exchange concerns, plans about Zika virus in Rio

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 07:43

A group of Democratic senators is concerned about how the Zika virus might affect American athletes at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro this summer. Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., was one of 11 senators to sign a letter sent Monday to the U.S. Olympic Committee asking what steps it is taking to protect athletes against […]
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Senate-USOC exchange concerns, plans about Zika virus in Rio

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 07:43

A group of Democratic senators is concerned about how the Zika virus might affect American athletes at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro this summer. Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., was one of 11 senators to sign a letter sent Monday to the U.S. Olympic Committee asking what steps it is taking to protect athletes against […]
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Kucherov’s excellence driving Lightning against Penguins

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 07:04

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The bigger the playoff moment, the more Nikita Kucherov shines. The young Russian has a knack for scoring when Tampa Bay needs it most, which is one of the reasons the Lightning are within one victory of reaching the Stanley Cup final for the second straight year. Kucherov has found the […]
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Kucherov’s excellence driving Lightning against Penguins

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 07:04

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The bigger the playoff moment, the more Nikita Kucherov shines. The young Russian has a knack for scoring when Tampa Bay needs it most, which is one of the reasons the Lightning are within one victory of reaching the Stanley Cup final for the second straight year. Kucherov has found the […]
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Kucherov’s excellence driving Lightning against Penguins

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 07:04

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The bigger the playoff moment, the more Nikita Kucherov shines. The young Russian has a knack for scoring when Tampa Bay needs it most, which is one of the reasons the Lightning are within one victory of reaching the Stanley Cup final for the second straight year. Kucherov has found the […]
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Kucherov’s excellence driving Lightning against Penguins

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 07:04

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The bigger the playoff moment, the more Nikita Kucherov shines. The young Russian has a knack for scoring when Tampa Bay needs it most, which is one of the reasons the Lightning are within one victory of reaching the Stanley Cup final for the second straight year. Kucherov has found the […]
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