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American Country Countdown Awards to honor Merle Haggard

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 21:02

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Singer and songwriter Toby Keith will perform a tribute to the late legend Merle Haggard during the American Country Countdown Awards on May 1. Dick clark productions and Cumulus Media announced on Thursday that the awards show will include a special tribute to the “Okie from Muskogee” singer and songwriter, who […]
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American Country Countdown Awards to honor Merle Haggard

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 21:02

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Singer and songwriter Toby Keith will perform a tribute to the late legend Merle Haggard during the American Country Countdown Awards on May 1. Dick clark productions and Cumulus Media announced on Thursday that the awards show will include a special tribute to the “Okie from Muskogee” singer and songwriter, who […]

‘Electricab,’ giant foot vibrator, ‘Fun Forest’ revealed in old photos from Seattle’s World Fair

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 21:00

The Seattle World's Fair opened at the Seattle Center on April 21, 1962, putting the city in the international spotlight.
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‘Electricab,’ giant foot vibrator, ‘Fun Forest’ revealed in old photos from Seattle’s World Fair

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 21:00

The Seattle World's Fair opened at the Seattle Center on April 21, 1962, putting the city in the international spotlight.
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‘Electricab,’ giant foot vibrator, ‘Fun Forest’ revealed in old photos from Seattle’s World Fair

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 21:00

The Seattle World's Fair opened at the Seattle Center on April 21, 1962, putting the city in the international spotlight.

Home Viewing: ‘The Revenant,’ ‘Home Fires,’ ‘Confirmation’

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 21:00

A list of titles available for home viewing and streaming during the week of Friday, April 22.
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‘My Golden Days’: a compelling dive into a young life

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 21:00

Movie review of “My Golden Days”: This prequel to “My Sex Life ... or How I Got Into an Argument” is a marvel as it looks back at the protagonist’s childhood and adolescence. Rating: 3.5 stars out of 4.
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‘Miles Ahead’ leaves Miles Davis behind

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 21:00

“Miles Ahead”: The thriller plot of this heavily sensationalized Miles Davis biopic — starring and directed by Don Cheadle — trivializes the jazz trumpeter’s contribution to music. 2 stars out of 4.
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‘Louder Than Bombs’: Cast excels as grief-stricken family

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 21:00

Movie review of “Louder Than Bombs”: The aftermath of a traffic accident is the subject of this drama about a grief-stricken family. Jesse Eisenberg, Devin Druid, Isabelle Huppert and Gabriel Byrne star. Rating: 2.5 stars out of 4.
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Home Viewing: ‘The Revenant,’ ‘Home Fires,’ ‘Confirmation’

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 21:00

A list of titles available for home viewing and streaming during the week of Friday, April 22.
Categories: Sports Center

‘My Golden Days’: a compelling dive into a young life

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 21:00

Movie review of “My Golden Days”: This prequel to “My Sex Life ... or How I Got Into an Argument” is a marvel as it looks back at the protagonist’s childhood and adolescence. Rating: 3.5 stars out of 4.
Categories: Sports Center

‘Miles Ahead’ leaves Miles Davis behind

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 21:00

“Miles Ahead”: The thriller plot of this heavily sensationalized Miles Davis biopic — starring and directed by Don Cheadle — trivializes the jazz trumpeter’s contribution to music. 2 stars out of 4.
Categories: Sports Center

‘Louder Than Bombs’: Cast excels as grief-stricken family

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 21:00

Movie review of “Louder Than Bombs”: The aftermath of a traffic accident is the subject of this drama about a grief-stricken family. Jesse Eisenberg, Devin Druid, Isabelle Huppert and Gabriel Byrne star. Rating: 2.5 stars out of 4.
Categories: Sports Center

Home Viewing: ‘The Revenant,’ ‘Home Fires,’ ‘Confirmation’

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 21:00

A list of titles available for home viewing and streaming during the week of Friday, April 22.

‘My Golden Days’: a compelling dive into a young life

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 21:00

Movie review of “My Golden Days”: This prequel to “My Sex Life ... or How I Got Into an Argument” is a marvel as it looks back at the protagonist’s childhood and adolescence. Rating: 3.5 stars out of 4.

‘Miles Ahead’ leaves Miles Davis behind

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 21:00

“Miles Ahead”: The thriller plot of this heavily sensationalized Miles Davis biopic — starring and directed by Don Cheadle — trivializes the jazz trumpeter’s contribution to music. 2 stars out of 4.

‘Louder Than Bombs’: Cast excels as grief-stricken family

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 21:00

Movie review of “Louder Than Bombs”: The aftermath of a traffic accident is the subject of this drama about a grief-stricken family. Jesse Eisenberg, Devin Druid, Isabelle Huppert and Gabriel Byrne star. Rating: 2.5 stars out of 4.

VIDEO: 'There's nothing left. Only rubble'

BBC World News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 20:58
At least 570 people are now known have died after the magnitude-7.8 quake hit Ecuador last Saturday.
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Obama Aims to Reassure Persian Gulf Allies in Saudi Arabia

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 20:55
Mr. Obama and his counterparts were expected to discuss ways to promote regional security, efforts to defeat terrorist groups and how best to deal with Iran.

1 hurt in 2-vehicle, SEPTA bus chain reaction crash in West Philadelphia

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 20:50

1 hurt in 2-vehicle, SEPTA bus chain reaction crash in West PhiladelphiaOne person was hurt after two vehicles collided, and then one struck a SEPTA bus in West Philadelphia.