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House approves bill slapping IRS over tea party controversy

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:15
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House has approved a bill slapping at the Internal Revenue Service for its treatment of tea party and other conservative groups.

Firefighters battle house fire in South Park neighborhood

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:15

Friefighters are battling a large house fire in Seattle’s South Park neighborhood.
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Firefighters battle house fire in South Park neighborhood

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:15

Friefighters are battling a large house fire in Seattle’s South Park neighborhood.
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Firefighters battle house fire in South Park neighborhood

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:15

Friefighters are battling a large house fire in Seattle’s South Park neighborhood.

Poll shows Jay Inslee far ahead of Bill Bryant in governor’s race

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:13

Despite some recent controversies, Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee widened his lead over GOP challenger Bill Bryant in a new poll.
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Poll shows Jay Inslee far ahead of Bill Bryant in governor’s race

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:13

Despite some recent controversies, Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee widened his lead over GOP challenger Bill Bryant in a new poll.
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Poll shows Jay Inslee far ahead of Bill Bryant in governor’s race

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:13

Despite some recent controversies, Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee widened his lead over GOP challenger Bill Bryant in a new poll.

Storytelling Suit: Judge mulls arguments in tour guide case

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:12

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — An attorney for three would-be tour guides told a federal judge Tuesday they shouldn’t have to pass a test and get a license to earn a living telling tales about historic Charleston, while a lawyer for the city insisted requiring licenses for guides is a lawful business regulation. In a lawsuit […]
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Storytelling Suit: Judge mulls arguments in tour guide case

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:12

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — An attorney for three would-be tour guides told a federal judge Tuesday they shouldn’t have to pass a test and get a license to earn a living telling tales about historic Charleston, while a lawyer for the city insisted requiring licenses for guides is a lawful business regulation. In a lawsuit […]
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Storytelling Suit: Judge mulls arguments in tour guide case

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:12

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — An attorney for three would-be tour guides told a federal judge Tuesday they shouldn’t have to pass a test and get a license to earn a living telling tales about historic Charleston, while a lawyer for the city insisted requiring licenses for guides is a lawful business regulation. In a lawsuit […]

Port of Tacoma won’t get massive methanol plant

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:08

A proposal to build the world’s largest methanol plant at the Port of Tacoma has been canceled.
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Port of Tacoma won’t get massive methanol plant

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:08

A proposal to build the world’s largest methanol plant at the Port of Tacoma has been canceled.
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Port of Tacoma won’t get massive methanol plant

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:08

A proposal to build the world’s largest methanol plant at the Port of Tacoma has been canceled.

Review: Some art quilts 'Cutting Edge,' some not at Washington State History Museum exhibit - The News Tribune

Washington State News Wire - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:07

The News Tribune

Review: Some art quilts 'Cutting Edge,' some not at Washington State History Museum exhibit
The News Tribune
“Cutting Edge,” just up at the Washington State History Museum, has both. A combination of juried work from the Washington Contemporary Quilt Art Association and historic items from the museum's collection, “Cutting Edge” occasionally lives up to its ...

Tribeca doc ‘The Last Laugh’ surveys humor and the Holocaust

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:07

NEW YORK (AP) — “Do you have a Holocaust joke?” That was director Ferne Pearlstein’s first, ice-breaking question when she sat down to interview comedians for “The Last Laugh,” her documentary about taboos and comedy, particularly in regard to the Holocaust. Gilbert Gottfried, master of the over-the-top punchline, didn’t miss a beat. “There was a […]
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Tribeca doc ‘The Last Laugh’ surveys humor and the Holocaust

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:07

NEW YORK (AP) — “Do you have a Holocaust joke?” That was director Ferne Pearlstein’s first, ice-breaking question when she sat down to interview comedians for “The Last Laugh,” her documentary about taboos and comedy, particularly in regard to the Holocaust. Gilbert Gottfried, master of the over-the-top punchline, didn’t miss a beat. “There was a […]
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Tribeca doc ‘The Last Laugh’ surveys humor and the Holocaust

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:07

NEW YORK (AP) — “Do you have a Holocaust joke?” That was director Ferne Pearlstein’s first, ice-breaking question when she sat down to interview comedians for “The Last Laugh,” her documentary about taboos and comedy, particularly in regard to the Holocaust. Gilbert Gottfried, master of the over-the-top punchline, didn’t miss a beat. “There was a […]

US sanctions head of Libya’s Islamist-backed government

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:06

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is targeting the head of Libya’s Islamist-backed government in Tripoli with new sanctions. The Treasury Department says it’s sanctioning Prime Minister Khalifa Ghweil of the so-called National Salvation Government for threatening stability in Libya and undermining the new U.N.-brokered unity government. The sanctions freeze Ghweil’s property in U.S. jurisdictions […]
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US sanctions head of Libya’s Islamist-backed government

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:06

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is targeting the head of Libya’s Islamist-backed government in Tripoli with new sanctions. The Treasury Department says it’s sanctioning Prime Minister Khalifa Ghweil of the so-called National Salvation Government for threatening stability in Libya and undermining the new U.N.-brokered unity government. The sanctions freeze Ghweil’s property in U.S. jurisdictions […]
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US sanctions head of Libya’s Islamist-backed government

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:06

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is targeting the head of Libya’s Islamist-backed government in Tripoli with new sanctions. The Treasury Department says it’s sanctioning Prime Minister Khalifa Ghweil of the so-called National Salvation Government for threatening stability in Libya and undermining the new U.N.-brokered unity government. The sanctions freeze Ghweil’s property in U.S. jurisdictions […]