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Sandy Duncan, an ex-Peter Pan, to join Pan show on Broadway

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 05:01

NEW YORK (AP) — One of the best Peter Pans ever is returning home to Broadway — and to a musical about Peter Pan. Sandy Duncan, who played the boy who won’t grow up on Broadway from 1979-81, will soon replace Carolee Carmello in “Finding Neverland,” easily the most inspired piece of recasting in recent […]
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Sandy Duncan, an ex-Peter Pan, to join Pan show on Broadway

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 05:01

NEW YORK (AP) — One of the best Peter Pans ever is returning home to Broadway — and to a musical about Peter Pan. Sandy Duncan, who played the boy who won’t grow up on Broadway from 1979-81, will soon replace Carolee Carmello in “Finding Neverland,” easily the most inspired piece of recasting in recent […]
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Sandy Duncan, an ex-Peter Pan, to join Pan show on Broadway

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 05:01

NEW YORK (AP) — One of the best Peter Pans ever is returning home to Broadway — and to a musical about Peter Pan. Sandy Duncan, who played the boy who won’t grow up on Broadway from 1979-81, will soon replace Carolee Carmello in “Finding Neverland,” easily the most inspired piece of recasting in recent […]

Dad faces homicide charge in death of girl shot by constable

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 05:01

NEW BLOOMFIELD, Pa. (AP) — The father of a 12-year-old Pennsylvania girl accidentally shot by a constable serving eviction papers is facing homicide charges in her death. Authorities say 57-year-old Donald Meyer pointed a loaded rifle at Constable Clark Steele on Jan. 11 and Steele fired a single shot in return. The bullet traveled through […]
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Dad faces homicide charge in death of girl shot by constable

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 05:01

NEW BLOOMFIELD, Pa. (AP) — The father of a 12-year-old Pennsylvania girl accidentally shot by a constable serving eviction papers is facing homicide charges in her death. Authorities say 57-year-old Donald Meyer pointed a loaded rifle at Constable Clark Steele on Jan. 11 and Steele fired a single shot in return. The bullet traveled through […]
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Dad faces homicide charge in death of girl shot by constable

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 05:01

NEW BLOOMFIELD, Pa. (AP) — The father of a 12-year-old Pennsylvania girl accidentally shot by a constable serving eviction papers is facing homicide charges in her death. Authorities say 57-year-old Donald Meyer pointed a loaded rifle at Constable Clark Steele on Jan. 11 and Steele fired a single shot in return. The bullet traveled through […]

Title announced for Phil Knight’s memoir

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 04:47

NEW YORK (AP) — Nike co-founder Phil Knight’s memoir will be called “Shoe Dog” and is coming out in April. Scribner announced the title Thursday for Knight’s book and set an April 26 release. The memoir, first announced last year, will cover the early years of Nike, when Knight in 1964 started what became the […]
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Title announced for Phil Knight’s memoir

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 04:47

NEW YORK (AP) — Nike co-founder Phil Knight’s memoir will be called “Shoe Dog” and is coming out in April. Scribner announced the title Thursday for Knight’s book and set an April 26 release. The memoir, first announced last year, will cover the early years of Nike, when Knight in 1964 started what became the […]
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Title announced for Phil Knight’s memoir

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 04:47

NEW YORK (AP) — Nike co-founder Phil Knight’s memoir will be called “Shoe Dog” and is coming out in April. Scribner announced the title Thursday for Knight’s book and set an April 26 release. The memoir, first announced last year, will cover the early years of Nike, when Knight in 1964 started what became the […]

Mississippi's top lawyer seeks firing squad as execution option

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 04:45
Attorney General Jim Hood, a Democrat, said he will ask state legislators to authorize the alternative methods for carrying out death sentences as Mississippi and other states struggle to obtain lethal injection drugs. Hood and his office could not be reached for comment on Thursday. Hood said in a news conference on Wednesday that he just wants the state to have other options in order to carry out the will of the courts.

Ex-bassist for The Roots sues bandmates, manager over money

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 04:41

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The former bassist for The Roots is suing members of the band and a manager, claiming he’s owed money from a deal hatched before his cancer diagnosis forced him to quit. Leonard “Hub” Hubbard performed with the band from 1992 to 2007, when he was diagnosed with multiple myeloma. That was two […]
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Ex-bassist for The Roots sues bandmates, manager over money

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 04:41

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The former bassist for The Roots is suing members of the band and a manager, claiming he’s owed money from a deal hatched before his cancer diagnosis forced him to quit. Leonard “Hub” Hubbard performed with the band from 1992 to 2007, when he was diagnosed with multiple myeloma. That was two […]
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Ex-bassist for The Roots sues bandmates, manager over money

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 04:41

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The former bassist for The Roots is suing members of the band and a manager, claiming he’s owed money from a deal hatched before his cancer diagnosis forced him to quit. Leonard “Hub” Hubbard performed with the band from 1992 to 2007, when he was diagnosed with multiple myeloma. That was two […]

NHL teams balance risk and reward with injured All-Stars

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 04:40

WASHINGTON (AP) — A one-game, slap-on-the-wrist suspension isn’t enough to stop NHL teams from keeping their banged-up players out of All-Star weekend. The league said Thursday that Chicago captain Jonathan Toews won’t participate in All-Star festivities in Nashville after he left a game this week with an illness. That came one day after the Capitals’ […]
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NHL teams balance risk and reward with injured All-Stars

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 04:40

WASHINGTON (AP) — A one-game, slap-on-the-wrist suspension isn’t enough to stop NHL teams from keeping their banged-up players out of All-Star weekend. The league said Thursday that Chicago captain Jonathan Toews won’t participate in All-Star festivities in Nashville after he left a game this week with an illness. That came one day after the Capitals’ […]
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NHL teams balance risk and reward with injured All-Stars

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 04:40

WASHINGTON (AP) — A one-game, slap-on-the-wrist suspension isn’t enough to stop NHL teams from keeping their banged-up players out of All-Star weekend. The league said Thursday that Chicago captain Jonathan Toews won’t participate in All-Star festivities in Nashville after he left a game this week with an illness. That came one day after the Capitals’ […]

Central California school named after bandit changes name

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 04:38

SALINAS, Calif. (AP) — A central California elementary school will no longer be named after a man considered by some to be a rogue robber and murderer. Alisal Union School District officials voted Wednesday to change the name of Tiburcio Vasquez Elementary to Monte Bella Elementary, according to news station KSBW (http://bit.ly/1Se9MMc). The debate has […]
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Central California school named after bandit changes name

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 04:38

SALINAS, Calif. (AP) — A central California elementary school will no longer be named after a man considered by some to be a rogue robber and murderer. Alisal Union School District officials voted Wednesday to change the name of Tiburcio Vasquez Elementary to Monte Bella Elementary, according to news station KSBW (http://bit.ly/1Se9MMc). The debate has […]
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Central California school named after bandit changes name

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 04:38

SALINAS, Calif. (AP) — A central California elementary school will no longer be named after a man considered by some to be a rogue robber and murderer. Alisal Union School District officials voted Wednesday to change the name of Tiburcio Vasquez Elementary to Monte Bella Elementary, according to news station KSBW (http://bit.ly/1Se9MMc). The debate has […]

Wrongful death lawsuit against Caitlyn Jenner dismissed

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 04:31

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The stepchildren of a woman killed in a car crash caused by Caitlyn Jenner have dismissed their civil lawsuit against the Olympic gold medalist. Jenner’s attorney, Philip Boesch Jr., confirmed Thursday that the wrongful death suit has been dismissed. No additional details were immediately available from court records, which show the […]
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