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After donations, sick horse making steps towards recovery

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 09:43

Thoroughbred Anakin's story touched horse lovers nationwide, many of whom donated to help the horse recover.
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What keeps the rural West vibrant

NBA - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 09:43

The 187,000 acres on which sits the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge never belonged to the state of Oregon, much less the band of cowboy exhibitionists who’d taken it over. This and other federal lands were acquired through conquest over, purchases from or treaties with Mexico, Russia, Spain, England, France and Native Americans. The federal government […]
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What keeps the rural West vibrant

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 09:43

The 187,000 acres on which sits the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge never belonged to the state of Oregon, much less the band of cowboy exhibitionists who’d taken it over. This and other federal lands were acquired through conquest over, purchases from or treaties with Mexico, Russia, Spain, England, France and Native Americans. The federal government […]
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Washington needs to reform its tax system to fix broken school funding

NBA - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 09:42

As your chief financial officer, I can tell you our tax system is failing. It’s grossly unfair to businesses and households, and doesn’t keep up with the economy.
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Washington needs to reform its tax system to fix broken school funding

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 09:42

As your chief financial officer, I can tell you our tax system is failing. It’s grossly unfair to businesses and households, and doesn’t keep up with the economy.
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Open the secret files on clergy sexual abuse of minors in Western Washington

NBA - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 09:41

The Archdiocese of Seattle should open its secret files on priests accused of sexually abusing minors.
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Open the secret files on clergy sexual abuse of minors in Western Washington

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 09:41

The Archdiocese of Seattle should open its secret files on priests accused of sexually abusing minors.
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Hawaii prosecutor to fantasy sports sites: Stop taking bets

NBA - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 09:35

HONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu Prosecuting Attorney Keith Kaneshiro is demanding that the heads of two major fantasy sports sites stop taking bets from Honolulu residents. The move comes less than a week after Hawaii Attorney General Doug Chin said online fantasy sports contests are gambling, which is illegal in the state. Hawaii and Utah are […]
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Hawaii prosecutor to fantasy sports sites: Stop taking bets

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 09:35

HONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu Prosecuting Attorney Keith Kaneshiro is demanding that the heads of two major fantasy sports sites stop taking bets from Honolulu residents. The move comes less than a week after Hawaii Attorney General Doug Chin said online fantasy sports contests are gambling, which is illegal in the state. Hawaii and Utah are […]
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Wednesday’s poll: What grade would you give UW football coach Chris Petersen as a recruiter?

NBA - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 08:56

What grade would you give UW football coach Chris Petersen as a recruiter?
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Wednesday’s poll: What grade would you give UW football coach Chris Petersen as a recruiter?

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 08:56

What grade would you give UW football coach Chris Petersen as a recruiter?
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Will Vinny Curry’s deal with the Eagles make it harder for the Seahawks to retain Bruce Irvin?

NBA - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 08:47

A five-year, $47.5 million deal signed Tuesday by Philadelphia defensive end Vinny Curry could only increase the market for Bruce Irvin and make it more difficult for the Seahawks to keep him.
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Will Vinny Curry’s deal with the Eagles make it harder for the Seahawks to retain Bruce Irvin?

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 08:47

A five-year, $47.5 million deal signed Tuesday by Philadelphia defensive end Vinny Curry could only increase the market for Bruce Irvin and make it more difficult for the Seahawks to keep him.
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Def Leppard postpones tour due to illness

NBA - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 08:47

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — The British rock band Def Leppard is postponing the remainder of its winter tour due to an unspecified illness. A statement on the group’s website said a concert scheduled for Tuesday in San Antonio and all concerts going forward through Feb. 17 will be rescheduled. That includes shows scheduled in Atlantic […]
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Def Leppard postpones tour due to illness

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 08:47

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — The British rock band Def Leppard is postponing the remainder of its winter tour due to an unspecified illness. A statement on the group’s website said a concert scheduled for Tuesday in San Antonio and all concerts going forward through Feb. 17 will be rescheduled. That includes shows scheduled in Atlantic […]
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NYC officer testifies at partner’s manslaughter trial

NBA - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 08:39

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City police officer has taken the witness stand for the prosecution at his former partner’s manslaughter trial. Officer Shawn Landau told a Brooklyn jury Tuesday that Officer Peter Liang’s (lee-ANG’) weapon went off without warning as they patrolled a housing project in 2014. A bullet ricocheted off a […]
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NYC officer testifies at partner’s manslaughter trial

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 08:39

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City police officer has taken the witness stand for the prosecution at his former partner’s manslaughter trial. Officer Shawn Landau told a Brooklyn jury Tuesday that Officer Peter Liang’s (lee-ANG’) weapon went off without warning as they patrolled a housing project in 2014. A bullet ricocheted off a […]
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National Parks chief: System must appeal more to millennials

NBA - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 08:30

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The National Park Service needs to broaden its appeal to millennials as it celebrates its 100th birthday this year, the director of the agency said Tuesday as he touted civil rights sites that aren’t traditionally viewed as parks to a younger audience. Park Service Director Jon Jarvis spoke during a […]
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National Parks chief: System must appeal more to millennials

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 08:30

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The National Park Service needs to broaden its appeal to millennials as it celebrates its 100th birthday this year, the director of the agency said Tuesday as he touted civil rights sites that aren’t traditionally viewed as parks to a younger audience. Park Service Director Jon Jarvis spoke during a […]
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Storm fans: Where was this when we had Swin Cash

NBA - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 08:28

Florida State, in honor of freshman guard Dwayne Bacon, handed out free bacon to students at last Saturday’s basketball game against Clemson.
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