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Road-trip Washington State's national parks - San Diego Reader

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 11:46

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Road-trip Washington State's national parks
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#I paused on the winding Hall of Mosses Trail in Olympic National Park's verdant Hoh Rainforest. Gazing at the oddly shaped trees that seemed concocted out of an imagination meshing Tolkien and Tim Burton, I absorbed my surroundings with a quiet awe.

State TV: Iran flew drone over U.S. aircraft carrier

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 11:41

Iran flew a surveillance drone over a U.S. aircraft carrier and took photographs of it as part of a naval drill, Iranian state TV reported F...

       

Avalanche deaths soar in the West

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 11:38

'Big and dangerous' avalanches have taken a deadly toll on skiers, snowboarders and snowmobilers this month.

       

Inquiry finds sales of concert tickets are a 'fixed game'

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 11:38

FILE - In this Tuesday, May 5, 2015 file photo, New York State Attorney Eric Schneiderman speaks during a Law Day event at the Court of Appeals in Albany, N.Y. New York's attorney general, Eric Schneiderman says investigators found abuses in sales of concert and sports tickets that prevent consumers from buying affordable tickets or sometimes even getting them at all, Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink, File)ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Had a hard time getting a ticket to a concert or sporting event? New York's attorney general says that's probably because more than half of tickets to many events are held for industry insiders or otherwise unavailable to the general public.


F.B.I. Releases Video Showing Death of Oregon Refuge Occupier

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 11:38
An agent said that LaVoy Finicum, 54, reached for a weapon after climbing out of his truck Tuesday, and added that four people remained at the refuge.









A rendezvous of boat seekers

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 11:30

The Seattle Boat Show opens Friday, Jan. 29, at the CenturyLink Field Event Center and also at South Lake Union. It ends Feb. 6.
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A rendezvous of boat seekers

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 11:30

The Seattle Boat Show opens Friday, Jan. 29, at the CenturyLink Field Event Center and also at South Lake Union. It ends Feb. 6.
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A rendezvous of boat seekers

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 11:30

The Seattle Boat Show opens Friday, Jan. 29, at the CenturyLink Field Event Center and also at South Lake Union. It ends Feb. 6.

1 of 3 California escaped inmates surrenders

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 11:29

Officials say Vietnamese national Bac Duong turned himself in to police in Santa Ana.

       

14 St. Ignatius students suspended for attending racist-themed party

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 11:28

14 St. Ignatius students suspended for attending racist-themed partySan Francisco's St. Ignatius College Preparatory has suspended 14 students after learning they took part in a party with a racist theme last Saturday night.


FBI agent says four protesters remain at Oregon refuge

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 11:27
BURNS, Ore. (Reuters) - The occupation by militia activists of a U.S. federal wildlife refuge in Oregon continued through Thursday, with four protesters still remaining holed up at the compound after the arrest of three others who left through law enforcement checkpoints, the FBI said.

Taxpayers may have to pay for demolition of cliffside buildings in Pacifica

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 11:22

Taxpayers may have to pay for demolition of cliffside buildings in PacificaThe Pacifica buildings ravaged by cliff erosion need to come down. That's according to San Mateo County Officials. The buildings' owner is ultimately responsible but taxpayers will likely foot the bill.


Culture is the key for Mariners’ new regime

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 11:18

Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto and his staff believe that better and more consistent communication with players will lead to a culture change within the organization and success on the field.
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Culture is the key for Mariners’ new regime

Seattle Mariners - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 11:18

Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto and his staff believe that better and more consistent communication with players will lead to a culture change within the organization and success on the field.
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Culture is the key for Mariners’ new regime

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 11:18

Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto and his staff believe that better and more consistent communication with players will lead to a culture change within the organization and success on the field.
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Culture is the key for Mariners’ new regime

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 11:18

Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto and his staff believe that better and more consistent communication with players will lead to a culture change within the organization and success on the field.

AP FACT CHECK: GOP claims on carpet bombs, Kurds and economy

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 11:17

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential contenders let fly with some inaccuracies Thursday when they badmouthed the Obama administration on health care, military readiness and pay for construction workers. A look at some of the claims in the latest GOP debate and how they compare with the facts:             TED CRUZ: “We have seen now in […]
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AP FACT CHECK: GOP claims on carpet bombs, Kurds and economy

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 11:17

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential contenders let fly with some inaccuracies Thursday when they badmouthed the Obama administration on health care, military readiness and pay for construction workers. A look at some of the claims in the latest GOP debate and how they compare with the facts:             TED CRUZ: “We have seen now in […]
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AP FACT CHECK: GOP claims on carpet bombs, Kurds and economy

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 11:17

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential contenders let fly with some inaccuracies Thursday when they badmouthed the Obama administration on health care, military readiness and pay for construction workers. A look at some of the claims in the latest GOP debate and how they compare with the facts:             TED CRUZ: “We have seen now in […]