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New England mops up as snow falls on East Coast

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:59

BOSTON (AP) — A wind-driven winter storm that brought blizzard conditions to Cape Cod and dropped several inches of snow on southeastern Massachusetts is expected to bring snow to other parts of the East Coast. Snowflakes will still be flying Tuesday as New England residents continue mopping up from the storm that could eventually leave […]
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New England mops up as snow falls on East Coast

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:59

BOSTON (AP) — A wind-driven winter storm that brought blizzard conditions to Cape Cod and dropped several inches of snow on southeastern Massachusetts is expected to bring snow to other parts of the East Coast. Snowflakes will still be flying Tuesday as New England residents continue mopping up from the storm that could eventually leave […]
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Survivor tells of living through collapse of Taiwan building

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:43

TAINAN, Taiwan (AP) — A survivor is telling of how he propped himself up against a wall for 20 hours to survive the collapse of a southern Taiwan building complex in Saturday’s earthquake. Ko Ching-chung said he was with his girlfriend in their apartment at the Weiguan Golden Dragon complex in the city of Taiwan […]
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Survivor tells of living through collapse of Taiwan building

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:43

TAINAN, Taiwan (AP) — A survivor is telling of how he propped himself up against a wall for 20 hours to survive the collapse of a southern Taiwan building complex in Saturday’s earthquake. Ko Ching-chung said he was with his girlfriend in their apartment at the Weiguan Golden Dragon complex in the city of Taiwan […]
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No. 3 Oklahoma beats No. 24 Texas on late three-pointer

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:41

Buddy Hield’s three-pointer from the corner with 1.3 seconds remaining lifted No. 3 Oklahoma to a 63-60 victory over No. 24 Texas on Monday night.
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No. 3 Oklahoma beats No. 24 Texas on late three-pointer

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:41

Buddy Hield’s three-pointer from the corner with 1.3 seconds remaining lifted No. 3 Oklahoma to a 63-60 victory over No. 24 Texas on Monday night.
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University of Washington student arrested in groping cases

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:40

University of Washington Police Department Commander Steve Rittereiser says the man was arrested Sunday afternoon, after a woman reported being grabbed by a man who then ran into a restroom.
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University of Washington student arrested in groping cases

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:40

University of Washington Police Department Commander Steve Rittereiser says the man was arrested Sunday afternoon, after a woman reported being grabbed by a man who then ran into a restroom.
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Asia stocks extend global sell-off, Japan down 5.5 percent

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:31

Asian markets tumbled Tuesday as renewed jitters about the global economy set off a wave of selling in banking stocks. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei 225 dived 5.5 percent to 16,069.94 and Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 fell 2.9 percent to 4,832.10. Markets were down less severely in the Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand and New Zealand. China, Hong Kong, […]
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Asia stocks extend global sell-off, Japan down 5.5 percent

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:31

Asian markets tumbled Tuesday as renewed jitters about the global economy set off a wave of selling in banking stocks. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei 225 dived 5.5 percent to 16,069.94 and Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 fell 2.9 percent to 4,832.10. Markets were down less severely in the Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand and New Zealand. China, Hong Kong, […]
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Japan’s parliament condemns North Korea rocket launch

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:23

TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s parliament has condemned North Korea’s long-range rocket launch, calling it a serious provocation against international peace and demanding the communist nation immediately stop such activity. In a resolution unanimously passed on Tuesday, the lower house also urged the international community to work together and quickly adopt a new U.N. Security Council […]
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Japan’s parliament condemns North Korea rocket launch

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:23

TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s parliament has condemned North Korea’s long-range rocket launch, calling it a serious provocation against international peace and demanding the communist nation immediately stop such activity. In a resolution unanimously passed on Tuesday, the lower house also urged the international community to work together and quickly adopt a new U.N. Security Council […]
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More than 1 million are besieged in Syria, new report says

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:21

NEW YORK (AP) — More than one million Syrians are trapped in besieged areas, a new report says in a challenge to the United Nations, which estimates just half that amount and has been accused by some aid groups of underplaying a crisis. The fate of Syria’s besieged is at the heart of peace talks […]
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More than 1 million are besieged in Syria, new report says

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:21

NEW YORK (AP) — More than one million Syrians are trapped in besieged areas, a new report says in a challenge to the United Nations, which estimates just half that amount and has been accused by some aid groups of underplaying a crisis. The fate of Syria’s besieged is at the heart of peace talks […]
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Frowning masks and whips highlight Carnival in Brazil town

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:06

TRIUNFO, Brazil (AP) — Far from the glitz and glamour of Rio de Janeiro’s famous Sambadrome parades, people in this northeast Brazilian town put a frown on their Carnival celebration. Triunfo’s “Caretas” revelers take to the streets in colorful hand-made costumes that feature huge hats, long whips — and scowling masks. The festivity dates back […]
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Frowning masks and whips highlight Carnival in Brazil town

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:06

TRIUNFO, Brazil (AP) — Far from the glitz and glamour of Rio de Janeiro’s famous Sambadrome parades, people in this northeast Brazilian town put a frown on their Carnival celebration. Triunfo’s “Caretas” revelers take to the streets in colorful hand-made costumes that feature huge hats, long whips — and scowling masks. The festivity dates back […]
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Washington women golfers move into first-place tie in California

WA Cougars - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:05

The Huskies share the lead with Alabama at 5-over 573 after two rounds of the Northrop-Grumman Regional Challenge in Palos Verdes, Calif. UW senior Ying Luo is tied for second at 1-under 141.
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Washington women golfers move into first-place tie in California

WA Huskies - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:05

The Huskies share the lead with Alabama at 5-over 573 after two rounds of the Northrop-Grumman Regional Challenge in Palos Verdes, Calif. UW senior Ying Luo is tied for second at 1-under 141.
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Washington women golfers move into first-place tie in California

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:05

The Huskies share the lead with Alabama at 5-over 573 after two rounds of the Northrop-Grumman Regional Challenge in Palos Verdes, Calif. UW senior Ying Luo is tied for second at 1-under 141.
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Washington women golfers move into first-place tie in California

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:05

The Huskies share the lead with Alabama at 5-over 573 after two rounds of the Northrop-Grumman Regional Challenge in Palos Verdes, Calif. UW senior Ying Luo is tied for second at 1-under 141.
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