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UW’s Budda Baker, Sidney Jones, WSU’s Luke Falk among Pac-12’s top 2017 NFL prospects

WA Huskies - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 04:24

Pac-12 roundup: UW's Travis Feeney, WSU's Joe Dahl close to realizing NFL dreams this weekend.
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UW’s Budda Baker, Sidney Jones, WSU’s Luke Falk among Pac-12’s top 2017 NFL prospects

NBA - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 04:24

Pac-12 roundup: UW's Travis Feeney, WSU's Joe Dahl close to realizing NFL dreams this weekend.
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UW’s Budda Baker, Sidney Jones, WSU’s Luke Falk among Pac-12’s top 2017 NFL prospects

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 04:24

Pac-12 roundup: UW's Travis Feeney, WSU's Joe Dahl close to realizing NFL dreams this weekend.
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Amazon shares soar on strong earnings, revenue gains

NBA - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 04:19

The tech and retail giant posted profit of $513 million, or $1.07 per diluted share, nearly doubling the 58 cents expected by analysts. Revenue rose 28 percent to $29.1 billion, also surpassing analysts’ expectations of $28 billion.
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Amazon shares soar on strong earnings, revenue gains

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 04:19

The tech and retail giant posted profit of $513 million, or $1.07 per diluted share, nearly doubling the 58 cents expected by analysts. Revenue rose 28 percent to $29.1 billion, also surpassing analysts’ expectations of $28 billion.
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Mom convicted of creating public nuisance for Facebook post

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

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — A Roswell woman has been convicted of creating a public nuisance by posting an online comment about the possibility of a shooting at her son’s middle school. The Roswell Daily Record (http://goo.gl/TwXFTU ) reports that 32-year-old Jeanette Garza Alvarez was given a 30-day deferred sentence Tuesday after being convicted in Municipal […]
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Mom convicted of creating public nuisance for Facebook post

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

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — A Roswell woman has been convicted of creating a public nuisance by posting an online comment about the possibility of a shooting at her son’s middle school. The Roswell Daily Record (http://goo.gl/TwXFTU ) reports that 32-year-old Jeanette Garza Alvarez was given a 30-day deferred sentence Tuesday after being convicted in Municipal […]
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May Day in Seattle has featured violence after peaceful marches

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

A day of mostly peaceful protests across the world, May 1 has a complicated political history. In Seattle, it has drawn peaceful labor and immigration marches — and, more recently, anarchist and anti-capitalist demonstrations that have erupted in violence.
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May Day in Seattle has featured violence after peaceful marches

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

A day of mostly peaceful protests across the world, May 1 has a complicated political history. In Seattle, it has drawn peaceful labor and immigration marches — and, more recently, anarchist and anti-capitalist demonstrations that have erupted in violence.
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Cavs coach Lue believes David Blatt deserves another chance

NBA - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 03:49

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue would like to see his former boss, David Blatt, get another NBA job. Blatt was fired in January despite a 30-11 record and replaced by Lue, who guided Cleveland to the top seed in the Eastern Conference. On Wednesday, Blatt interviewed with the New York Knicks, a […]
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Cavs coach Lue believes David Blatt deserves another chance

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 03:49

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue would like to see his former boss, David Blatt, get another NBA job. Blatt was fired in January despite a 30-11 record and replaced by Lue, who guided Cleveland to the top seed in the Eastern Conference. On Wednesday, Blatt interviewed with the New York Knicks, a […]
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‘Papa: Hemingway in Cuba’: Biopic is a flop

NBA - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 03:43

‘Papa: Hemingway in Cuba’: This biopic gone wrong, directed by Bob Yari, is full of dialogue that sounds like it was ripped from a bad-Hemingway writing contest. 1.5 stars out of 4.
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‘Papa: Hemingway in Cuba’: Biopic is a flop

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 03:43

‘Papa: Hemingway in Cuba’: This biopic gone wrong, directed by Bob Yari, is full of dialogue that sounds like it was ripped from a bad-Hemingway writing contest. 1.5 stars out of 4.
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Young NFFTY filmmakers, ‘Purple Rain,’ ‘Sherlock Holmes’

NBA - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 03:41

Art-house screenings and events during the week of April 29 include the National Film Festival for Talented Youth, various screenings of “Purple Rain” and Guy Ritchie’s 2009 version of “Sherlock Holmes.”
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Young NFFTY filmmakers, ‘Purple Rain,’ ‘Sherlock Holmes’

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 03:41

Art-house screenings and events during the week of April 29 include the National Film Festival for Talented Youth, various screenings of “Purple Rain” and Guy Ritchie’s 2009 version of “Sherlock Holmes.”
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APNewsBreak: South Dakota tribe sues feds over ER closure

NBA - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 03:40

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Native American tribe in South Dakota sued the federal government Thursday over the nearly five-month closure of the only emergency room on its reservation. The federal lawsuit filed Thursday by the Rosebud Sioux Tribe asks that federal officials be forced to re-open the emergency room at the hospital administered […]
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APNewsBreak: South Dakota tribe sues feds over ER closure

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 03:40

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Native American tribe in South Dakota sued the federal government Thursday over the nearly five-month closure of the only emergency room on its reservation. The federal lawsuit filed Thursday by the Rosebud Sioux Tribe asks that federal officials be forced to re-open the emergency room at the hospital administered […]
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Texas’ fetal tissue research questioned before court hearing

NBA - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 03:36

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 - 03:36

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 man in Iowa to face lottery jackpot fraud charges

NBA - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 03:31

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Texas man accused of helping a lottery computer manager in Iowa collect jackpots from rigged lottery games has given up an extradition fight to face charges in Iowa. Assistant Iowa Attorney General Rob Sand says Robert Rhodes, of Sugar Land, Texas, reported to the Polk County jail Thursday to […]
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