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From pork rinds to pocket knives, surplus centers see it all

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 02:06

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — In the market for a crate of Boston and Harvard hoodies and baby onesies? How about a suitcase full of pork rinds? Seek out your nearest state surplus store, where many airports nationwide send their unclaimed and confiscated items. Airports in Boston, Connecticut, Rhode Island and New Hampshire send everything from […]
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From pork rinds to pocket knives, surplus centers see it all

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 02:06

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — In the market for a crate of Boston and Harvard hoodies and baby onesies? How about a suitcase full of pork rinds? Seek out your nearest state surplus store, where many airports nationwide send their unclaimed and confiscated items. Airports in Boston, Connecticut, Rhode Island and New Hampshire send everything from […]

UK extradition of Ukrainian man begins

BBC World News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 02:04
Extradition proceedings begin against a Ukrainian man suspected of murder and accused of playing a leading role in a criminal operation to smuggle people to the UK.
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‘The Big Short,’ ‘Spotlight’ to vie at SAG Awards

NBA - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 02:02

A Hollywood beset by a crisis over diversity will convene for the 22nd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, where the night’s top film honor may be a toss-up between the ensembles of two fact-based tales: “The Big Short” and “Spotlight.” The awards, to be broadcast live from Los Angeles’ Shrine Auditorium on TNT and TBS […]
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‘The Big Short,’ ‘Spotlight’ to vie at SAG Awards

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 02:02

A Hollywood beset by a crisis over diversity will convene for the 22nd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, where the night’s top film honor may be a toss-up between the ensembles of two fact-based tales: “The Big Short” and “Spotlight.” The awards, to be broadcast live from Los Angeles’ Shrine Auditorium on TNT and TBS […]
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‘The Big Short,’ ‘Spotlight’ to vie at SAG Awards

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 02:02

A Hollywood beset by a crisis over diversity will convene for the 22nd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, where the night’s top film honor may be a toss-up between the ensembles of two fact-based tales: “The Big Short” and “Spotlight.” The awards, to be broadcast live from Los Angeles’ Shrine Auditorium on TNT and TBS […]

Mount Hood’s iconic Timberline Trail to fully reopen in 2017

NBA - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 02:00

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — One of the most spectacular trails in the United States — and perhaps the most iconic pathway in Oregon — is scheduled to reopen in full by the summer of 2017. The Timberline Trail, a 40-mile circuit of Mount Hood, has been partly closed since 2006 when a debris flow destroyed […]
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Mount Hood’s iconic Timberline Trail to fully reopen in 2017

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 02:00

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — One of the most spectacular trails in the United States — and perhaps the most iconic pathway in Oregon — is scheduled to reopen in full by the summer of 2017. The Timberline Trail, a 40-mile circuit of Mount Hood, has been partly closed since 2006 when a debris flow destroyed […]
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Mount Hood’s iconic Timberline Trail to fully reopen in 2017

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 02:00

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — One of the most spectacular trails in the United States — and perhaps the most iconic pathway in Oregon — is scheduled to reopen in full by the summer of 2017. The Timberline Trail, a 40-mile circuit of Mount Hood, has been partly closed since 2006 when a debris flow destroyed […]

The Latest: NATO calls on Russia to respect Turkish airspace

NBA - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 01:59

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on what Turkey says is a new violation of its airspace by Russia (all times local): 7:50 p.m. NATO’s top leader called on Russia “to act responsibly and to fully respect NATO airspace” after a Russian plane violated Turkey’s airspace. Jens Stoltenberg said in a statement Saturday that “Russia […]
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The Latest: NATO calls on Russia to respect Turkish airspace

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 01:59

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on what Turkey says is a new violation of its airspace by Russia (all times local): 7:50 p.m. NATO’s top leader called on Russia “to act responsibly and to fully respect NATO airspace” after a Russian plane violated Turkey’s airspace. Jens Stoltenberg said in a statement Saturday that “Russia […]
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The Latest: NATO calls on Russia to respect Turkish airspace

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 01:59

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on what Turkey says is a new violation of its airspace by Russia (all times local): 7:50 p.m. NATO’s top leader called on Russia “to act responsibly and to fully respect NATO airspace” after a Russian plane violated Turkey’s airspace. Jens Stoltenberg said in a statement Saturday that “Russia […]

Calf rescued from ice on frozen pond in Indiana

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 01:57

Calf rescued from ice on frozen pond in IndianaThe owner of a baby calf and a sheriff's captain worked together to rescue the baby animal from falling into a frozen pond in Indiana.


Minnesota groups seek money to keep youths from extremism

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 01:56
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A community advocate who spends his days helping Somali families and a youth soccer coach who works to keep kids off the street are among the people lining up for a crack at federal and private funds aimed at stopping terror recruiting.

Pentagon tells Senate it won’t demote retired Gen. Petraeus

NBA - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 01:56

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says it will not demote retired Army Gen. David Petraeus, who pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of mishandling classified information while CIA director, an incident stemming from an affair with his biographer. “The Army completed its review of his case and recommended no additional action,” Stephen C. Hedger, assistant […]
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Pentagon tells Senate it won’t demote retired Gen. Petraeus

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 01:56

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says it will not demote retired Army Gen. David Petraeus, who pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of mishandling classified information while CIA director, an incident stemming from an affair with his biographer. “The Army completed its review of his case and recommended no additional action,” Stephen C. Hedger, assistant […]
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Pentagon tells Senate it won’t demote retired Gen. Petraeus

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 01:56

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says it will not demote retired Army Gen. David Petraeus, who pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of mishandling classified information while CIA director, an incident stemming from an affair with his biographer. “The Army completed its review of his case and recommended no additional action,” Stephen C. Hedger, assistant […]

Minnesota groups seek money to keep youths from extremism

NBA - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 01:49

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A community advocate who spends his days helping Somali families and a youth soccer coach who works to keep kids off the street are among the people lining up for a crack at federal and private funds aimed at stopping terror recruiting. Friday was the deadline for applicants to request roughly $400,000 […]
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Minnesota groups seek money to keep youths from extremism

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 01:49

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A community advocate who spends his days helping Somali families and a youth soccer coach who works to keep kids off the street are among the people lining up for a crack at federal and private funds aimed at stopping terror recruiting. Friday was the deadline for applicants to request roughly $400,000 […]
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Minnesota groups seek money to keep youths from extremism

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 01:49

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A community advocate who spends his days helping Somali families and a youth soccer coach who works to keep kids off the street are among the people lining up for a crack at federal and private funds aimed at stopping terror recruiting. Friday was the deadline for applicants to request roughly $400,000 […]