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Amazon to produce four American Girl specials

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 02:41

The move, part of a “multi-year, multimillion dollar” deal, is geared to strengthening the kid show line-up of Amazon Video, a video-streaming perk of Amazon Prime.

Jury awards $27M to Ohio man injured in 2013 Greyhound crash

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 02:39

CLEVELAND (AP) — A jury in Ohio has awarded $27 million to a man who was badly injured in a Greyhound bus accident on a Pennsylvania interstate. Cleveland.com reports (http://bit.ly/1SnWZH0 ) 45-year-old Mark Soberay, of Cleveland, was awarded $23 million in compensatory damages and $4 million in punitive damages on Jan. 22. Greyhound attorneys say […]
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Jury awards $27M to Ohio man injured in 2013 Greyhound crash

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 02:39

CLEVELAND (AP) — A jury in Ohio has awarded $27 million to a man who was badly injured in a Greyhound bus accident on a Pennsylvania interstate. Cleveland.com reports (http://bit.ly/1SnWZH0 ) 45-year-old Mark Soberay, of Cleveland, was awarded $23 million in compensatory damages and $4 million in punitive damages on Jan. 22. Greyhound attorneys say […]
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Jury awards $27M to Ohio man injured in 2013 Greyhound crash

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 02:39

CLEVELAND (AP) — A jury in Ohio has awarded $27 million to a man who was badly injured in a Greyhound bus accident on a Pennsylvania interstate. Cleveland.com reports (http://bit.ly/1SnWZH0 ) 45-year-old Mark Soberay, of Cleveland, was awarded $23 million in compensatory damages and $4 million in punitive damages on Jan. 22. Greyhound attorneys say […]

Indicted Texas attorney general denied OK to use donors

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 02:37

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A state ethics board has declined to support Texas’ attorney general using political donors to pay his mounting legal bills on criminal charges of defrauding investors. Monday’s decision means Republican Ken Paxton could still use supporters’ money to cover his criminal defense, but he would do so without the board’s key […]
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Indicted Texas attorney general denied OK to use donors

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 02:37

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A state ethics board has declined to support Texas’ attorney general using political donors to pay his mounting legal bills on criminal charges of defrauding investors. Monday’s decision means Republican Ken Paxton could still use supporters’ money to cover his criminal defense, but he would do so without the board’s key […]
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Indicted Texas attorney general denied OK to use donors

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 02:37

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A state ethics board has declined to support Texas’ attorney general using political donors to pay his mounting legal bills on criminal charges of defrauding investors. Monday’s decision means Republican Ken Paxton could still use supporters’ money to cover his criminal defense, but he would do so without the board’s key […]

Airlines restore tiny perks — pretzels, anyone? — to pacify fliers

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 02:35

Legroom is still cramped, and you still have to pay to check a bag — but a few airlines are restoring some perks for passengers in coach.
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Airlines restore tiny perks — pretzels, anyone? — to pacify fliers

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 02:35

Legroom is still cramped, and you still have to pay to check a bag — but a few airlines are restoring some perks for passengers in coach.
Categories: Sports Center

Airlines restore tiny perks — pretzels, anyone? — to pacify fliers

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 02:35

Legroom is still cramped, and you still have to pay to check a bag — but a few airlines are restoring some perks for passengers in coach.

Ski report: More snow expected this week giving way to prime skiing and riding conditions

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 02:32

It’s time to strap on the skis or snowboard, and take advantage of the fresh powder conditions. There will be a brief dry period Tuesday, followed by another frontal system approaching the state late Tuesday through Thursday that will bring an increasing chance of snow or snow showers. Every ski area from British Columbia south […]
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Ski report: More snow expected this week giving way to prime skiing and riding conditions

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 02:32

It’s time to strap on the skis or snowboard, and take advantage of the fresh powder conditions. There will be a brief dry period Tuesday, followed by another frontal system approaching the state late Tuesday through Thursday that will bring an increasing chance of snow or snow showers. Every ski area from British Columbia south […]
Categories: Sports Center

Ski report: More snow expected this week giving way to prime skiing and riding conditions

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 02:32

It’s time to strap on the skis or snowboard, and take advantage of the fresh powder conditions. There will be a brief dry period Tuesday, followed by another frontal system approaching the state late Tuesday through Thursday that will bring an increasing chance of snow or snow showers. Every ski area from British Columbia south […]

Lawyer: Maine landlord to plead guilty to killing 2 tenants

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 02:32

ALFRED, Maine (AP) — A lawyer for a Maine landlord charged with killing two tenants in 2012 following a dispute over snow removal says his client will change his plea to guilty. The Portland Press Herald (http://bit.ly/1PajEjM) reports that 77-year-old James Pak will plead guilty Wednesday to murder and attempted murder. Attorney Joel Vincent said […]
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Lawyer: Maine landlord to plead guilty to killing 2 tenants

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 02:32

ALFRED, Maine (AP) — A lawyer for a Maine landlord charged with killing two tenants in 2012 following a dispute over snow removal says his client will change his plea to guilty. The Portland Press Herald (http://bit.ly/1PajEjM) reports that 77-year-old James Pak will plead guilty Wednesday to murder and attempted murder. Attorney Joel Vincent said […]
Categories: Sports Center

Lawyer: Maine landlord to plead guilty to killing 2 tenants

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 02:32

ALFRED, Maine (AP) — A lawyer for a Maine landlord charged with killing two tenants in 2012 following a dispute over snow removal says his client will change his plea to guilty. The Portland Press Herald (http://bit.ly/1PajEjM) reports that 77-year-old James Pak will plead guilty Wednesday to murder and attempted murder. Attorney Joel Vincent said […]

Lawyer: Maine landlord to plead guilty to killing 2 tenants

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 02:31
ALFRED, Maine (AP) — A lawyer for a Maine landlord charged with killing two tenants in 2012 following a dispute over snow removal says his client will change his plea to guilty.

Clinton, Sanders look for liftoff in Iowa’s caucuses

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 02:29

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Locked in what’s become a neck-and-neck primary battle, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders made frantic, last-minute appeals to Iowa voters in the final hours before Monday night’s caucuses. Nine months after launching their campaigns, Clinton and Sanders face Iowa voters in equally precarious positions. Long the front-runner, Clinton now faces […]
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Clinton, Sanders look for liftoff in Iowa’s caucuses

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 02:29

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Locked in what’s become a neck-and-neck primary battle, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders made frantic, last-minute appeals to Iowa voters in the final hours before Monday night’s caucuses. Nine months after launching their campaigns, Clinton and Sanders face Iowa voters in equally precarious positions. Long the front-runner, Clinton now faces […]
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Clinton, Sanders look for liftoff in Iowa’s caucuses

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 02:29

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Locked in what’s become a neck-and-neck primary battle, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders made frantic, last-minute appeals to Iowa voters in the final hours before Monday night’s caucuses. Nine months after launching their campaigns, Clinton and Sanders face Iowa voters in equally precarious positions. Long the front-runner, Clinton now faces […]