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Airlines reap record profits, and passengers get peanuts

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 07:13

Despite the cost savings to airlines from plummeting oil prices, airfares on the biggest domestic carriers have hardly budged.
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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says timeline will stay in real time

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 06:43

NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey said Saturday the social media website’s stream of tweets will stay live and in real time, disputing a media report that a change was in the works. News and entertainment site BuzzFeed reported on Friday that Twitter was going to introduce a timeline based on an algorithm […]
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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says timeline will stay in real time

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 06:43

NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey said Saturday the social media website’s stream of tweets will stay live and in real time, disputing a media report that a change was in the works. News and entertainment site BuzzFeed reported on Friday that Twitter was going to introduce a timeline based on an algorithm […]
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Kik app under fire after killing of Virginia 13-year-old

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 06:40

Kik is cooperating in the investigation, and its officials say they responded to “multiple emergency requests” from the FBI for information that helped lead to the arrests of the two Virginia Tech students.
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Kik app under fire after killing of Virginia 13-year-old

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 06:40

Kik is cooperating in the investigation, and its officials say they responded to “multiple emergency requests” from the FBI for information that helped lead to the arrests of the two Virginia Tech students.
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Beyonce releases new song day before Super Bowl appearance

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 06:38

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A day before her performance at Sunday’s Super Bowl halftime show, Beyonce has dropped a new song. Beyonce released “Formation” on Saturday as a free download on her artist page for the streaming service, Tidal, which she co-owns with husband Jay Z, Rihanna and other artists. The song was released as […]
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Beyonce releases new song day before Super Bowl appearance

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 06:38

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A day before her performance at Sunday’s Super Bowl halftime show, Beyonce has dropped a new song. Beyonce released “Formation” on Saturday as a free download on her artist page for the streaming service, Tidal, which she co-owns with husband Jay Z, Rihanna and other artists. The song was released as […]
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Radioactive material found in groundwater below nuke plant

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 06:00

BUCHANAN, N.Y. (AP) — A radioactive material has been detected in the groundwater below a nuclear power plant north of New York City. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo (KWOH’-moh) said Saturday that water contaminated by tritium leaked into the groundwater at the Indian Point Energy Center in Buchanan, 40 miles north of Manhattan. Officials say the […]
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Radioactive material found in groundwater below nuke plant

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 06:00

BUCHANAN, N.Y. (AP) — A radioactive material has been detected in the groundwater below a nuclear power plant north of New York City. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo (KWOH’-moh) said Saturday that water contaminated by tritium leaked into the groundwater at the Indian Point Energy Center in Buchanan, 40 miles north of Manhattan. Officials say the […]
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Wife saved by hit men surprises her husband at own funeral

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:52

Three unusually principled hit men helped ensure a happy ending — or as happy as can be expected in a saga in which a man tries to have his wife killed.
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Wife saved by hit men surprises her husband at own funeral

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:52

Three unusually principled hit men helped ensure a happy ending — or as happy as can be expected in a saga in which a man tries to have his wife killed.
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In a land far, far away, the wait is on for baby dragons

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:45

Although it does not breathe fire, the olm has several attributes fitting a dragon: It can live up to 100 years and survive without food for 10.
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In a land far, far away, the wait is on for baby dragons

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:45

Although it does not breathe fire, the olm has several attributes fitting a dragon: It can live up to 100 years and survive without food for 10.
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‘Bonnie and Clyde’ suspect booked into Florida jail

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:25

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — The surviving suspect in a multistate crime spree has been booked into a Florida jail. Records show that 30-year-old Brittany Nicole Harper faces felony charges of robbery, kidnapping, vehicle theft and home invasion. She was being held on a $1.16 million bond Saturday at the Escambia County Jail. Her boyfriend, Blake […]
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‘Bonnie and Clyde’ suspect booked into Florida jail

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:25

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — The surviving suspect in a multistate crime spree has been booked into a Florida jail. Records show that 30-year-old Brittany Nicole Harper faces felony charges of robbery, kidnapping, vehicle theft and home invasion. She was being held on a $1.16 million bond Saturday at the Escambia County Jail. Her boyfriend, Blake […]
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Portland Timbers coach Caleb Porter: ‘I’ve made mistakes and maybe led people to believe that I’m a certain way.’

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:17

TUCSON, Ariz. — This preseason, Sounders fans likely are picturing Caleb Porter as smugness personified. In their mind’s eye, he stands with legs slightly bowlegged and a smirk curling at the corners of his mouth, “I told you so” bursting out of every pore. The Portland Timbers’ coach has been derided as Major League Soccer’s […]
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Portland Timbers coach Caleb Porter: ‘I’ve made mistakes and maybe led people to believe that I’m a certain way.’

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:17

TUCSON, Ariz. — This preseason, Sounders fans likely are picturing Caleb Porter as smugness personified. In their mind’s eye, he stands with legs slightly bowlegged and a smirk curling at the corners of his mouth, “I told you so” bursting out of every pore. The Portland Timbers’ coach has been derided as Major League Soccer’s […]
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3 people dead after Toronto fire in seniors’ building

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:16

TORONTO (AP) — Police say three people are dead, and 15 others are hospitalized for various injuries following a fire at a seniors’ building in Toronto. Paramedic spokesman Peter Rotolo said Saturday that four people were in critical condition after the Friday afternoon blaze. Three people have been pronounced dead. Rotolo says paramedics and firefighters […]
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3 people dead after Toronto fire in seniors’ building

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:16

TORONTO (AP) — Police say three people are dead, and 15 others are hospitalized for various injuries following a fire at a seniors’ building in Toronto. Paramedic spokesman Peter Rotolo said Saturday that four people were in critical condition after the Friday afternoon blaze. Three people have been pronounced dead. Rotolo says paramedics and firefighters […]
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Late ex-Mayor Cianci returns to beloved Providence City Hall

NBA - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 05:10

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Buddy Cianci, the former mayor of Providence who presided over the city’s revitalization during two stints in office cut short by criminal charges and prison, returned to City Hall on Saturday, lying in repose outside the office he occupied for more than 21 years. The colorful, long-serving mayor would likely say […]
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