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Taiwan executes man for 2014 subway stabbing spree

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:20

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan has executed a man who was convicted of killing four people in a subway stabbing spree two years ago. The Ministry of Justice says Cheng Chieh was executed Tuesday night. It did not say what method was used, but prisoners in Taiwan are usually sedated and then shot. Cheng’s two-minute […]
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Taiwan executes man for 2014 subway stabbing spree

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:20

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan has executed a man who was convicted of killing four people in a subway stabbing spree two years ago. The Ministry of Justice says Cheng Chieh was executed Tuesday night. It did not say what method was used, but prisoners in Taiwan are usually sedated and then shot. Cheng’s two-minute […]
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Taiwan executes man for 2014 subway stabbing spree

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:20

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan has executed a man who was convicted of killing four people in a subway stabbing spree two years ago. The Ministry of Justice says Cheng Chieh was executed Tuesday night. It did not say what method was used, but prisoners in Taiwan are usually sedated and then shot. Cheng’s two-minute […]

Filipinos react to Duterte 'alcohol ban'

BBC World News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:18
Reports the man set to lead the Philippines might ban alcohol in public places have outraged Filipinos - but some say it's exactly why they voted him in.
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Mariners clinch series win over Tampa Bay

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:12

Dae-Ho Lee’s three-run homer lifts Mariners to 6-4 win over Rays, and 20th victory.
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Mariners clinch series win over Tampa Bay

Seattle Mariners - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:12

Dae-Ho Lee’s three-run homer and clutch relief pitching lifts Mariners to 6-4 win over Rays, and 20th victory.
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Mariners clinch series win over Tampa Bay

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:12

Dae-Ho Lee’s three-run homer lifts Mariners to 6-4 win over Rays, and 20th victory.
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Mariners clinch series win over Tampa Bay

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:12

Dae-Ho Lee’s three-run homer lifts Mariners to 6-4 win over Rays, and 20th victory.

Tuesday’s prep results

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:11

Quinn Breidenbach struck out 14 for the Hornets as Enumclaw edged out Bonney Lake.
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Tuesday’s prep results

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:11

Quinn Breidenbach struck out 14 for the Hornets as Enumclaw edged out Bonney Lake.
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Tuesday’s prep results

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:11

Quinn Breidenbach struck out 14 for the Hornets as Enumclaw edged out Bonney Lake.

Suspect dead after four stabbed at Massachusetts home, mall

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:10
The suspect, Arthur DaRosa, 28, stabbed two women at a home in Taunton, Massachusetts, and then two at the nearby Silver City Galleria mall. "The suspect’s motive remains under investigation but at this point we are aware of no nexus to terrorism," the Taunton Police Department said in a statement. The incident began when DaRosa crashed his vehicle in Taunton and then entered a nearby home where he stabbed two women.

Deja blue: T-birds lose 3rd straight 3-2 playoff game in OT

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:07

Seattle fails to hold 2-1 lead in 3rd period, trails Brandon 3-0 in WHL championship series; Game 4 is Wednesday night in Kent
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Deja blue: T-birds lose 3rd straight 3-2 playoff game in OT

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:07

Seattle fails to hold 2-1 lead in 3rd period, trails Brandon 3-0 in WHL championship series; Game 4 is Wednesday night in Kent
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Deja blue: T-birds lose 3rd straight 3-2 playoff game in OT

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:07

Seattle fails to hold 2-1 lead in 3rd period, trails Brandon 3-0 in WHL championship series; Game 4 is Wednesday night in Kent

Zika virus shortens Indianapolis blood supply

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:06

Would-be donors who've traveled to Zika-prone areas are being turned away.

       

Japanese welcome Obama’s upcoming Hiroshima visit

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:05

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese are welcoming President Barack Obama’s decision to visit the atomic-bombed city of Hiroshima, and those interviewed Wednesday said they aren’t seeking an apology. They expressed happiness that he plans to stop at the memorial for victims of the 1945 bombing after attending the annual Group of Seven summit in Japan. “I […]
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Japanese welcome Obama’s upcoming Hiroshima visit

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:05

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese are welcoming President Barack Obama’s decision to visit the atomic-bombed city of Hiroshima, and those interviewed Wednesday said they aren’t seeking an apology. They expressed happiness that he plans to stop at the memorial for victims of the 1945 bombing after attending the annual Group of Seven summit in Japan. “I […]
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Japanese welcome Obama’s upcoming Hiroshima visit

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:05

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese are welcoming President Barack Obama’s decision to visit the atomic-bombed city of Hiroshima, and those interviewed Wednesday said they aren’t seeking an apology. They expressed happiness that he plans to stop at the memorial for victims of the 1945 bombing after attending the annual Group of Seven summit in Japan. “I […]

Graham, neutral in presidential race, offers to help winner reduce debt

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 13:01

The South Carolina senator says a "grand bargain" is needed on taxes and entitlement reform.