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After an apology, Philly honors Jackie Robinson

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 05:09

After an apology, Philly honors Jackie RobinsonAbout 100 children, city leaders and baseball fans -some wearing Jackie Robinson jerseys - gathered in Philadelphia to honor the baseball pioneer.


Lake Wash. levy request: less crowded schools, same tax rate

NBA - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 05:07

After three failed attempts, Lake Washington School District has placed a new construction measure on the ballot, asking voters to spend $398?million to build a new Juanita High School and several other schools.
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Lake Wash. levy request: less crowded schools, same tax rate

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 05:07

After three failed attempts, Lake Washington School District has placed a new construction measure on the ballot, asking voters to spend $398?million to build a new Juanita High School and several other schools.
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Lake Wash. levy request: less crowded schools, same tax rate

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 05:07

After three failed attempts, Lake Washington School District has placed a new construction measure on the ballot, asking voters to spend $398?million to build a new Juanita High School and several other schools.

Trump prepared to cede Wyoming delegate contest

NBA - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 05:07

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Donald Trump’s presidential campaign has all but thrown in the towel in Wyoming ahead of Saturday’s Republican convention. The billionaire businessman’s campaign made a conscious decision not to commit resources to Wyoming, according to Alan Cobb, a senior Trump adviser. Trump picked only up a single delegate in last month’s Wyoming […]
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Trump prepared to cede Wyoming delegate contest

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 05:07

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Donald Trump’s presidential campaign has all but thrown in the towel in Wyoming ahead of Saturday’s Republican convention. The billionaire businessman’s campaign made a conscious decision not to commit resources to Wyoming, according to Alan Cobb, a senior Trump adviser. Trump picked only up a single delegate in last month’s Wyoming […]
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Trump prepared to cede Wyoming delegate contest

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 05:07

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Donald Trump’s presidential campaign has all but thrown in the towel in Wyoming ahead of Saturday’s Republican convention. The billionaire businessman’s campaign made a conscious decision not to commit resources to Wyoming, according to Alan Cobb, a senior Trump adviser. Trump picked only up a single delegate in last month’s Wyoming […]

Silver: NC law ‘problematic’ to NBA, no decision on All-Star

NBA - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 05:06

NEW YORK (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Friday a North Carolina law that limits anti-discrimination protections for lesbian, gay and transgender people remains “problematic” for the league, but he said there is no decision on moving next year’s All-Star Game out of Charlotte. Owners discussed the law during their two-day meetings and Silver […]
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Silver: NC law ‘problematic’ to NBA, no decision on All-Star

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 05:06

NEW YORK (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Friday a North Carolina law that limits anti-discrimination protections for lesbian, gay and transgender people remains “problematic” for the league, but he said there is no decision on moving next year’s All-Star Game out of Charlotte. Owners discussed the law during their two-day meetings and Silver […]
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Silver: NC law ‘problematic’ to NBA, no decision on All-Star

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 05:06

NEW YORK (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Friday a North Carolina law that limits anti-discrimination protections for lesbian, gay and transgender people remains “problematic” for the league, but he said there is no decision on moving next year’s All-Star Game out of Charlotte. Owners discussed the law during their two-day meetings and Silver […]

Alaskan Way Viaduct to close for 2 weeks, starting April 29

NBA - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 05:06

The Alaskan Way Viaduct will shut down for two weeks while tunnel-boring machine Bertha digs beneath it.
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Alaskan Way Viaduct to close for 2 weeks, starting April 29

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 05:06

The Alaskan Way Viaduct will shut down for two weeks while tunnel-boring machine Bertha digs beneath it.
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Alaskan Way Viaduct to close for 2 weeks, starting April 29

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 05:06

The Alaskan Way Viaduct will shut down for two weeks while tunnel-boring machine Bertha digs beneath it.

Cooper Univ. Hospital fined $55,000 over safety violations

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 05:01

Cooper Univ. Hospital fined $55,000 over safety violationsThe Occupational Safety and Health Administration has fined a southern New Jersey hospital $55,000.


5-month-old polar bear cub makes her debut at Ohio zoo

NBA - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 05:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A 5-month-old female polar bear cub has made quite a playful debut at an Ohio zoo. The cub born in early November frolicked around her enclosure Friday at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium and even got an orange traffic cone stuck on her head for a moment. About 1,000 people lined […]
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5-month-old polar bear cub makes her debut at Ohio zoo

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 05:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A 5-month-old female polar bear cub has made quite a playful debut at an Ohio zoo. The cub born in early November frolicked around her enclosure Friday at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium and even got an orange traffic cone stuck on her head for a moment. About 1,000 people lined […]
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5-month-old polar bear cub makes her debut at Ohio zoo

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 05:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A 5-month-old female polar bear cub has made quite a playful debut at an Ohio zoo. The cub born in early November frolicked around her enclosure Friday at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium and even got an orange traffic cone stuck on her head for a moment. About 1,000 people lined […]

5-month-old polar bear cub makes her debut at Ohio zoo

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 04:59
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A 5-month-old female polar bear cub has made quite a playful debut at an Ohio zoo.

EPA drops proposed emissions limits affecting race cars

NBA - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 04:59

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency has dropped proposed language from new vehicle emissions restrictions following concerns raised by auto racing. The new standards limiting climate-warming greenhouse gas emissions from medium- and heavy-duty engines had included pollution controls on vehicles modified for racing. Both auto racers and members of Congress objected to the proposed […]
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EPA drops proposed emissions limits affecting race cars

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 04:59

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency has dropped proposed language from new vehicle emissions restrictions following concerns raised by auto racing. The new standards limiting climate-warming greenhouse gas emissions from medium- and heavy-duty engines had included pollution controls on vehicles modified for racing. Both auto racers and members of Congress objected to the proposed […]
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