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Freedom Mortgage to pay $113M to US government in settlement

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 02:09

WASHINGTON (AP) — Freedom Mortgage has agreed to pay $113 million to the U.S. government to settle allegations that it failed to comply with federal rules on mortgages. The Justice Department said Friday that the Mount Laurel, New Jersey-based mortgage company didn’t properly comply with Federal Housing Administration rules for mortgages it was generating and […]

Rap legend Slick Rick becomes American citizen

NBA - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 02:09

NEW YORK (AP) — After serving federal detention under threat of deportation, hip hop legend Ricky “Slick Rick” Martin Lloyd Walters became an American citizen in New York on Friday. The English-born rapper with an eye patch took the oath during a ceremony and said he was “relieved to finally put this long chapter behind […]
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Rap legend Slick Rick becomes American citizen

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 02:09

NEW YORK (AP) — After serving federal detention under threat of deportation, hip hop legend Ricky “Slick Rick” Martin Lloyd Walters became an American citizen in New York on Friday. The English-born rapper with an eye patch took the oath during a ceremony and said he was “relieved to finally put this long chapter behind […]
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Rap legend Slick Rick becomes American citizen

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 02:09

NEW YORK (AP) — After serving federal detention under threat of deportation, hip hop legend Ricky “Slick Rick” Martin Lloyd Walters became an American citizen in New York on Friday. The English-born rapper with an eye patch took the oath during a ceremony and said he was “relieved to finally put this long chapter behind […]

Thunder star Russell Westbrook rolling as playoffs arrive

NBA - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 02:06

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook’s triple-double against the Los Angeles Clippers reminded Kevin Durant of someone playing the NBA 2K game on rookie mode. Kobe Bryant took it a step further. After Westbrook logged a triple-double by halftime against the Los Angeles Lakers this past Monday, Bryant said Westbrook reminded him of himself. “He […]
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Thunder star Russell Westbrook rolling as playoffs arrive

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 02:06

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook’s triple-double against the Los Angeles Clippers reminded Kevin Durant of someone playing the NBA 2K game on rookie mode. Kobe Bryant took it a step further. After Westbrook logged a triple-double by halftime against the Los Angeles Lakers this past Monday, Bryant said Westbrook reminded him of himself. “He […]
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Thunder star Russell Westbrook rolling as playoffs arrive

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 02:06

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook’s triple-double against the Los Angeles Clippers reminded Kevin Durant of someone playing the NBA 2K game on rookie mode. Kobe Bryant took it a step further. After Westbrook logged a triple-double by halftime against the Los Angeles Lakers this past Monday, Bryant said Westbrook reminded him of himself. “He […]

Sanders goes Hollywood: Aiming for a California upset

NBA - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 02:03

LOS ANGELES (AP) — If Bernie Sanders can pull off an upset in California, it will be a story that got its start on Hollywood Boulevard. In a building that saw the likes of film stars and movie moguls and later was damaged in the 1994 Northridge earthquake, Sanders’ newly leased Los Angeles headquarters is […]
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Sanders goes Hollywood: Aiming for a California upset

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 02:03

LOS ANGELES (AP) — If Bernie Sanders can pull off an upset in California, it will be a story that got its start on Hollywood Boulevard. In a building that saw the likes of film stars and movie moguls and later was damaged in the 1994 Northridge earthquake, Sanders’ newly leased Los Angeles headquarters is […]
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Sanders goes Hollywood: Aiming for a California upset

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 02:03

LOS ANGELES (AP) — If Bernie Sanders can pull off an upset in California, it will be a story that got its start on Hollywood Boulevard. In a building that saw the likes of film stars and movie moguls and later was damaged in the 1994 Northridge earthquake, Sanders’ newly leased Los Angeles headquarters is […]

Death from ruptured testicle leads to murder charge in Ohio

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 02:01
CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio man accused of kicking another man in his testicles during a robbery has been charged with murder in the injured man's death following a gangrene infection.

Negroni recipe: how to make the classic cocktail

NBA - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 02:00

Watch the video for step-by-step instructions from cocktail author Paul Clarke.
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Negroni recipe: how to make the classic cocktail

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 02:00

Watch the video for step-by-step instructions from cocktail author Paul Clarke.
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Negroni recipe: how to make the classic cocktail

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 02:00

Watch the video for step-by-step instructions from cocktail author Paul Clarke.

Pioneering Malian photographer dies

BBC World News - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 01:57
Malian photographer Malick Sidibe, whose black and white images of popular culture helped show his country in a new light, dies aged 80.
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Georgia mom: Tears, regret over kindergartner's paddling

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 01:54
MONTICELLO, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia mother says video of a school principal holding her kindergartner down for a paddling as he screams and tries to get away brings her to tears.

Rice’s 80-year-old baseball coach not planning to slow down

NBA - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 01:54

To understand how long Rice coach Wayne Graham has been around baseball, consider this: He recently told one of his players that he was there the day the slider was invented. The freshman believed him. The common breaking-ball pitch actually dates to the early 1900s, well before Graham’s time. Don’t judge young Dominic DiCaprio for […]
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Rice’s 80-year-old baseball coach not planning to slow down

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 01:54

To understand how long Rice coach Wayne Graham has been around baseball, consider this: He recently told one of his players that he was there the day the slider was invented. The freshman believed him. The common breaking-ball pitch actually dates to the early 1900s, well before Graham’s time. Don’t judge young Dominic DiCaprio for […]
Categories: Sports Center

Rice’s 80-year-old baseball coach not planning to slow down

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 01:54

To understand how long Rice coach Wayne Graham has been around baseball, consider this: He recently told one of his players that he was there the day the slider was invented. The freshman believed him. The common breaking-ball pitch actually dates to the early 1900s, well before Graham’s time. Don’t judge young Dominic DiCaprio for […]

Deputies: Florida man hangs mom's dog during argument

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 01:45
DEBARY, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man was arrested after deputies say he hanged his mother's dog from a tree and threatened to commit suicide during an eight-hour standoff.