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14-year-old girl shot in Wissinoming

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:30

14-year-old girl shot in WissinomingAuthorities say a 14-year-old girl was shot in Philadelphia's Wissinoming section.


Luke Willson has waited for chance to start again at tight end

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:21
Luke Willson will start for Zach Miller, who had ankle surgery during the bye week. Willson started for Miller last year when Miller was out two games with a hamstring injury.
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Mariners take pride in playoff run, but ultimately not satisfied

Seattle Mariners - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:18
Manager Lloyd McClendon says some hitters took steps to improve but wants to see much more in coming season.
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Giants 8, Pirates 0: Giants’ Madison Bumgarner and a Grand Slam Extinguish the Pirates’ Hopes

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:14
An 8-0 wild-card victory gave San Francisco its seventh consecutive win in a playoff elimination game. The Giants advanced to face the Nationals in an N.L. division series.

U.S. to increase production of experimental Ebola drug

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:11
Federal officials, along with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the Wellcome Trust, are looking at arranging for production of ZMappp, seen as the most promising experimental drug for treating people stricken by Ebola in West Africa.

Q&A: What are students in Colorado protesting?

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:10
A fight in Colorado over how United States' history is taught has pitted the new conservative majority on a suburban Denver school board against students and teachers who accuse the board of censorship.

Saudi overhaul reshapes Islam's holiest city Mecca

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:08
As a child, Osama al-Bar would walk from his home past Islam's holiest site, the Kaaba, to the market of spice and fabric merchants where his father owned a store. At that time, Mecca was so small, pilgrims could sit at the cube-shaped Kaaba and look out at the serene desert mountains where the Prophet Muhammad once walked.

Hong Kong's leader and protesters agree to talks

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:08

Both sides in Hong Kong agree to talks, but the chief executive says he won't resign.

       

Mexico's probe of army slayings raises doubts

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:06
For more than two months, Mexico did little to explain how a Mexican army patrol escaped practically unharmed from a gunfight that left 22 suspected criminals dead in a grain warehouse. This week, officials changed their story to say soldiers may have committed murder, but questions about the lop-sided confrontation remain.

Repairs to New York Tunnels Will Limit Rail Service

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:06
Amtrak officials said that they will have to sharply curtail use of the rail tunnels leading to New York City for at least a year to repair the damage caused by Hurricane Sandy.

UW rally supports Hong Kong democracy protesters

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:04
Supporters of the pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong gathered for a rally at the University of Washington’s Red Square on Wednesday evening.

Exclusive: U.S. nears solution for safe disposal of Ebola waste

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:03

General view of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in DallasBy Patrick Rucker and Julie Steenhuysen WASHINGTON/CHICAGO (Reuters) - The United States is days away from settling the critical question of how hospitals should handle and dispose of medical waste from Ebola patients, a government official said on Wednesday. Experts have warned that conflicting U.S. regulations over how such waste should be transported could make it very difficult for U.S. hospitals to safely care for patients with Ebola, a messy disease that causes diarrhea, vomiting and in some cases, bleeding from the eyes and ears. ...


Inslee urges stepped-up action to prevent oil-train spills

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:02
Gov. Jay Inslee says more needs to be done to prevent and respond to oil spills, as trains increasingly move volatile shipments of crude oil through Washington state.

Community calendar: festivals, fairs and more

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:01
A detailed, categorized calendar of events all over Seattle and Western Washington, Oct. 3-9, 2014.

5 autumn hikes in the San Juans and Gulf Islands

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:01
Author Craig Romano picks favorites from his new guidebook.

Washington football: A progress report after five games

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:01
Coach Chris Petersen’s Huskies have a lot of work to do on offense and the secondary might have trouble against the great passers in the Pac-12. But the Huskies are 4-1 in Petersen’s first five games.

7-year-old girl struck in hit-and-run is in serious condition

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:01
A young girl who was struck by a hit-and-run vehicle in Seattle was in serious condition Wednesday at Harborview Medical Center.

Washington football: A progress report after five games

WA Huskies - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:01
Coach Chris Petersen’s Huskies have a lot of work to do on offense and the secondary might have trouble against the great passers in the Pac-12. But the Huskies are 4-1 in Petersen’s first five games.
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Luke Willson has waited for chance to start again at tight end

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 12:01
Luke Willson will start for Zach Miller, who had ankle surgery during the bye week. Willson started for Miller last year when Miller was out two games with a hamstring injury.

AccuWeather: Dry Start to October

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 11:55

 Dry Start to OctoberMeteorologist Cecily Tynan is tracking a rainy start to the weekend, followed by a cool down.