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AP Derby Top 10: Nyquist is so No. 1, California horses rule

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 05:09

Those California horses sure love the Kentucky Derby. And there’s not a beach anywhere near Churchill Downs — only a winner’s circle, a blanket of roses and a place in the history books. Led by unbeaten and top-rated Nyquist, the AP’s latest Run to the Roses Top 10 features four Derby-bound 3-year-olds based at Santa […]

Hanford nuclear-waste leak believed contained within tank

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 05:07

Workers on Monday prepared to pump out the area of the leak and tried to determine why the waste rose by about 8 inches on Sunday and then dropped by half an inch.
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Hanford nuclear-waste leak believed contained within tank

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 05:07

Workers on Monday prepared to pump out the area of the leak and tried to determine why the waste rose by about 8 inches on Sunday and then dropped by half an inch.
Categories: Sports Center

Hanford nuclear-waste leak believed contained within tank

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 05:07

Workers on Monday prepared to pump out the area of the leak and tried to determine why the waste rose by about 8 inches on Sunday and then dropped by half an inch.

Super Bowl champs return to work minus Miller, Ware

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 05:06

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Super Bowl champions reconvened Monday minus some notable star power. Von Miller is in California doing the jive with Lindsay Arnold on ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars” and fellow outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware is in Alabama, where Gov. Robert Bentley will proclaim a day in his honor Tuesday. Also absent […]
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Super Bowl champs return to work minus Miller, Ware

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 05:06

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Super Bowl champions reconvened Monday minus some notable star power. Von Miller is in California doing the jive with Lindsay Arnold on ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars” and fellow outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware is in Alabama, where Gov. Robert Bentley will proclaim a day in his honor Tuesday. Also absent […]
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Super Bowl champs return to work minus Miller, Ware

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 05:06

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Super Bowl champions reconvened Monday minus some notable star power. Von Miller is in California doing the jive with Lindsay Arnold on ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars” and fellow outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware is in Alabama, where Gov. Robert Bentley will proclaim a day in his honor Tuesday. Also absent […]

Should woman go on $10 bill or $20 bill?

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 05:05
WASHINGTON (AP) — Should Andrew Jackson, America's seventh president, be worried? Is it true that his days on the $20 bill may be numbered?

Major League Soccer Monday rewind: A frontrunner emerges from the muck

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 05:04

This early in the season, most Major League Soccer teams are defined by their flaws.
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Major League Soccer Monday rewind: A frontrunner emerges from the muck

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 05:04

This early in the season, most Major League Soccer teams are defined by their flaws.
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Major League Soccer Monday rewind: A frontrunner emerges from the muck

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 05:04

This early in the season, most Major League Soccer teams are defined by their flaws.

Woman admits tweeting fake threats to fellow black students

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 05:02
ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — A former leader of a black student group pleaded guilty Monday to creating a false public alarm by tweeting anonymous threats against fellow black college students last fall.

How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Monday

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 05:01

Stocks closed higher on Monday, led by a recovery in the energy sector. A slide in the price of oil had set the market on a downward course early in the day, but it turned higher in morning trading and remained higher the rest of the day. Health care and consumer companies also posted big […]
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How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Monday

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 05:01

Stocks closed higher on Monday, led by a recovery in the energy sector. A slide in the price of oil had set the market on a downward course early in the day, but it turned higher in morning trading and remained higher the rest of the day. Health care and consumer companies also posted big […]
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How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Monday

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 05:01

Stocks closed higher on Monday, led by a recovery in the energy sector. A slide in the price of oil had set the market on a downward course early in the day, but it turned higher in morning trading and remained higher the rest of the day. Health care and consumer companies also posted big […]

Ohio man accused of plotting government attack can stand trial: judge

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 05:01

Christopher Cornell of Cincinnati, Ohio is pictured in this handout photoA federal judge on Monday made a preliminary finding that an Ohio man accused of plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol with guns and bombs was competent to stand trial. Judge Sandra Beckwith in U.S. District Court in Cincinnati said she will review evidence presented by prosecutors and defense and is expected to issue a final ruling in a written opinion in the case of Christopher Cornell from Green Township outside Cincinnati.


Macedonia enters second week of anti-government protests

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 05:01

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonia has entered into a second week of protests with thousands marching peacefully late Monday in the capital after the country’s president pardoned dozens of politicians who were facing criminal proceedings for alleged involvement in a wiretapping scandal. Protests were held also in five other cities, including the second-largest city of […]
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Macedonia enters second week of anti-government protests

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 05:01

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonia has entered into a second week of protests with thousands marching peacefully late Monday in the capital after the country’s president pardoned dozens of politicians who were facing criminal proceedings for alleged involvement in a wiretapping scandal. Protests were held also in five other cities, including the second-largest city of […]
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Macedonia enters second week of anti-government protests

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 05:01

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonia has entered into a second week of protests with thousands marching peacefully late Monday in the capital after the country’s president pardoned dozens of politicians who were facing criminal proceedings for alleged involvement in a wiretapping scandal. Protests were held also in five other cities, including the second-largest city of […]

Arabic-speaker removed from California flight seeks apology

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 05:00
The incident unfolded as Khairuldeen Makhzoomi, a 26-year-old University of California Berkeley student, was waiting for his April 6 flight from Los Angeles International Airport to Oakland to take off. Makhzoomi, an Iraqi refugee, said he had called his uncle in Baghdad after taking his seat when he noticed a fellow passenger staring at him, said Zahra Billoo, executive director of CAIR's San Francisco Bay Area office, and media reports. The woman reported him to Southwest staff and Makhzoomi was escorted off the plane.