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Destination: Miami Book Fair, Sunday on Well Read on KCTS 9

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 07:08

This Sunday Well Read, the books and authors interview show that airs locally on KCTS Channel 9, does something different.  Host Terry Tazioli and a camera crew travel to the Miami Book Fair, one of the biggest book fairs in the country. Tazioli interviews Pamela Paul, editor of the New York Times Book Review, as […]
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Destination: Miami Book Fair, Sunday on Well Read on KCTS 9

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 07:08

This Sunday Well Read, the books and authors interview show that airs locally on KCTS Channel 9, does something different.  Host Terry Tazioli and a camera crew travel to the Miami Book Fair, one of the biggest book fairs in the country. Tazioli interviews Pamela Paul, editor of the New York Times Book Review, as […]
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Captivated by the highflying world of drones

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 07:07

A growing number of people have become captivated by drones. But how they’re used, especially among consumers, has yet to be fully worked out.
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Captivated by the highflying world of drones

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 07:07

A growing number of people have become captivated by drones. But how they’re used, especially among consumers, has yet to be fully worked out.
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Super Bowl 50 keys to the game: Will it be a grand finale for Broncos QB Peyton Manning?

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 06:29

Seattle Times staff reporter Bob Condotta breaks down Sunday's Super Bowl matchup between the Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers.
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Super Bowl 50 keys to the game: Will it be a grand finale for Broncos QB Peyton Manning?

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 06:29

Seattle Times staff reporter Bob Condotta breaks down Sunday's Super Bowl matchup between the Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers.
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LinkedIn shares plunge almost 44 percent

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 06:29

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Investors have given LinkedIn a poor job review in the form of a dramatic sell-off that wiped out nearly $10 billion in the professional networking service’s market value after it issued a surprise forecast for slower growth this year. LinkedIn shares plunged almost 44 percent on Friday, a day after the […]
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LinkedIn shares plunge almost 44 percent

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 06:29

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Investors have given LinkedIn a poor job review in the form of a dramatic sell-off that wiped out nearly $10 billion in the professional networking service’s market value after it issued a surprise forecast for slower growth this year. LinkedIn shares plunged almost 44 percent on Friday, a day after the […]
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Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell, sixth man on moon, dies at 85

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 06:28

Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell, who became the sixth man to walk on the moon and later devoted his life to unexplained phenomena, has died in Florida. During his time on the lunar surface, he conducted a mental telepathy experiment. He was 85.
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Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell, sixth man on moon, dies at 85

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 06:28

Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell, who became the sixth man to walk on the moon and later devoted his life to unexplained phenomena, has died in Florida. During his time on the lunar surface, he conducted a mental telepathy experiment. He was 85.
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Feds seek life sentences for courthouse gunman’s children

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 06:28

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Federal prosecutors are seeking life sentences for the former husband and sister-in-law of a woman fatally shot at a Delaware courthouse. Prosecutors recommended the sentences for Amy Gonzalez and David Matusiewicz in court papers this week. The two face sentencing along with their mother, 69-year-old Lenore Matusiewicz, later this month. Prosecutors […]
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Feds seek life sentences for courthouse gunman’s children

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 06:28

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Federal prosecutors are seeking life sentences for the former husband and sister-in-law of a woman fatally shot at a Delaware courthouse. Prosecutors recommended the sentences for Amy Gonzalez and David Matusiewicz in court papers this week. The two face sentencing along with their mother, 69-year-old Lenore Matusiewicz, later this month. Prosecutors […]
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Hola: Texans-Raiders in Mexico City on Nov. 21

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 06:27

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Hola. The NFL is heading back to Mexico. Commissioner Roger Goodell announced Friday that the Oakland Raiders will host the Houston Texans in a Monday night game on Nov. 21 at Azteca Stadium in Mexico City. It’s the first game there since 2005, when Arizona beat San Francisco 31-14 before 103,467 […]
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Hola: Texans-Raiders in Mexico City on Nov. 21

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 06:27

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Hola. The NFL is heading back to Mexico. Commissioner Roger Goodell announced Friday that the Oakland Raiders will host the Houston Texans in a Monday night game on Nov. 21 at Azteca Stadium in Mexico City. It’s the first game there since 2005, when Arizona beat San Francisco 31-14 before 103,467 […]
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Progress reported in NY talks with Argentina bond creditors

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

NEW YORK (AP) — A court-appointed mediator in New York says two of six leading bondholders have agreed to settle their longstanding claims against Argentina. Mediator Daniel Pollack said Friday that Argentina offered bondholders a $6.5 million deal to settle cases stemming from its 2001 default. Holdout bondholders were seeking about $10 billion. Both sides […]
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Progress reported in NY talks with Argentina bond creditors

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

NEW YORK (AP) — A court-appointed mediator in New York says two of six leading bondholders have agreed to settle their longstanding claims against Argentina. Mediator Daniel Pollack said Friday that Argentina offered bondholders a $6.5 million deal to settle cases stemming from its 2001 default. Holdout bondholders were seeking about $10 billion. Both sides […]
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Memories of 50 Super Bowls and how the game was named

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 06:21

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Norma Hunt was buying some gifts for her young children in a Dallas toy store when she came across some balls that bounced so high they could go over a small house. Her husband, the late Lamar Hunt, noticed what fun the kids were having with the Super Balls, shortly before […]
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Memories of 50 Super Bowls and how the game was named

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 06:21

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Norma Hunt was buying some gifts for her young children in a Dallas toy store when she came across some balls that bounced so high they could go over a small house. Her husband, the late Lamar Hunt, noticed what fun the kids were having with the Super Balls, shortly before […]
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Unabashed gluttony takes center stage at Philly’s Wing Bowl

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 06:18

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — With those around him sick and stuffed, Dennis Rodman needed to brush up on the rulebook. When a queasy chicken-wing contest competitor could digest no longer and heaved brown, lumpy chunks on a plate of discarded bones — and the crowd roared with unapologetic glee — the basketball Hall of Famer wanted […]
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Unabashed gluttony takes center stage at Philly’s Wing Bowl

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 06:18

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — With those around him sick and stuffed, Dennis Rodman needed to brush up on the rulebook. When a queasy chicken-wing contest competitor could digest no longer and heaved brown, lumpy chunks on a plate of discarded bones — and the crowd roared with unapologetic glee — the basketball Hall of Famer wanted […]
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