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Pennsylvania GOP delegates voice strong support for Trump

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 14:45

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A solid majority of Pennsylvania Republicans elected as delegates to the GOP’s presidential nominating convention in Cleveland say they intend to vote for the candidate who won a thumping primary victory in their state — Donald Trump. The ballot didn’t tell voters which candidate the delegates support, and the 54 people […]

Trump making case to GOP insiders amid chaotic rally scene

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 14:43

BURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) — Donald Trump took his outsider campaign to the inner sanctum of California’s Republican party, making his case directly to the GOP’s state party convention even as angry demonstrators shadowed him outside in a possible harbinger of the controversy he will bring as the nominating process shifts toward the nation’s most populous […]

Trump making case to GOP insiders amid chaotic rally scene

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 14:43

BURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) — Donald Trump took his outsider campaign to the inner sanctum of California’s Republican party, making his case directly to the GOP’s state party convention even as angry demonstrators shadowed him outside in a possible harbinger of the controversy he will bring as the nominating process shifts toward the nation’s most populous […]

Police: Older son said he killed father in California

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 14:43

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The older of two sons charged with murdering their parents at their home in California said he shot his father multiple times, but he did not shoot his mother, according to police. Hasib Golamrabbi, 22, also said a stranger who assaulted him told him to shoot his father, San Jose […]

Police: Older son said he killed father in California

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 14:43

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The older of two sons charged with murdering their parents at their home in California said he shot his father multiple times, but he did not shoot his mother, according to police. Hasib Golamrabbi, 22, also said a stranger who assaulted him told him to shoot his father, San Jose […]

Penguins and Capitals expect Crosby to respond in Game 2

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 14:39

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Step it up, Sidney Crosby. The Pittsburgh Penguins can’t win this playoff series without you. Crosby was ineffective offensively and on the ice for three Washington Capitals goals Thursday night in the Penguins’ 4-3 overtime loss in Game 1. His line was shut down by the Capitals’ top trio of Alex […]

Penguins and Capitals expect Crosby to respond in Game 2

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 14:39

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Step it up, Sidney Crosby. The Pittsburgh Penguins can’t win this playoff series without you. Crosby was ineffective offensively and on the ice for three Washington Capitals goals Thursday night in the Penguins’ 4-3 overtime loss in Game 1. His line was shut down by the Capitals’ top trio of Alex […]

Rowdy Trump protests portend explosive California primary

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 14:39

BURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) — Hundreds of rowdy protesters broke through barricades and threw eggs at police outside a hotel where Donald Trump addressed the state’s Republican convention. Several Trump supporters said they were roughed up but no serious injuries were reported. The protest just outside San Francisco occurred Friday, a day after anti-Trump protesters took […]

Rowdy Trump protests portend explosive California primary

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 14:39

BURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) — Hundreds of rowdy protesters broke through barricades and threw eggs at police outside a hotel where Donald Trump addressed the state’s Republican convention. Several Trump supporters said they were roughed up but no serious injuries were reported. The protest just outside San Francisco occurred Friday, a day after anti-Trump protesters took […]

16 blamed for mistakes in deadly US attack on Afghan clinic

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 14:35

WASHINGTON (AP) — Human error, violations of combat rules and untimely equipment failures led to the mistaken U.S. aerial attack on a charity-run hospital in Afghanistan last fall that killed 42 people, a senior American general said. Investigators called the attack a “disproportional response to a threat that didn’t exist.” Sixteen military members were given […]

16 blamed for mistakes in deadly US attack on Afghan clinic

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 14:35

WASHINGTON (AP) — Human error, violations of combat rules and untimely equipment failures led to the mistaken U.S. aerial attack on a charity-run hospital in Afghanistan last fall that killed 42 people, a senior American general said. Investigators called the attack a “disproportional response to a threat that didn’t exist.” Sixteen military members were given […]

Huskies baseball wins fifth straight

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 14:27

John Naff went 3 for 3 and had a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning as Washington rallied to beat California 4-2 Friday night in Berkeley, Calif.

Huskies baseball wins fifth straight

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 14:27

John Naff went 3 for 3 and had a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning as Washington rallied to beat California 4-2 Friday night in Berkeley, Calif.

Postgame notes and video: A solo homer from Seth Smith, a good outing from Felix Hernandez and one great catch equals a win

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 14:20

Notes, postgame video of manager Scott Servais and starting pitcher Felix Hernandez, boxscore and highlights from the Mariners' 1-0 win over the Kansas City Royals.

Postgame notes and video: A solo homer from Seth Smith, a good outing from Felix Hernandez and one great catch equals a win

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 14:20

Notes, postgame video of manager Scott Servais and starting pitcher Felix Hernandez, boxscore and highlights from the Mariners' 1-0 win over the Kansas City Royals.

Jerry Jones: Cowboys have ruled out re-signing Greg Hardy

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 13:37

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Greg Hardy won’t return for a second season with the Dallas Cowboys. Owner and general manager Jerry Jones said Friday night he has ruled out re-signing the polarizing defensive end after one tumultuous year. Jones, speaking to reporters after the second night of the NFL draft, acknowledged what appeared to be […]

Meet OL Rees Odhiambo, Seahawks’ third-round pick (No. 97) in 2016 NFL draft

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 13:30

Odhiambo played right tackle for Boise State in 2013 and left tackle the past two seasons, though the Seahawks plan to play him at guard.

Friday’s prep results

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 13:28

The Bonney Lake, Interlake, and Jefferson girls tennis teams all shutout their opponents.

Overturned truck carrying stones kills 14 in China

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 13:26

BEIJING (AP) — A roadside activity center in southern China was crushed by stones from an overturned truck, leaving 14 people dead, authorities said Saturday. Friday’s accident in the southern province of Guizhou was apparently caused by the failure of the truck’s brakes, leading it to flip over and dump its cargo, the central government’s […]

Leonys Martin’s brilliant catch saves win for Mariners ace Felix Hernandez

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 13:22

The speedy center fielder saved Steve Cishek’s save and the Mariners’ 1-0 victory over the Kansas City Royals with a brilliant, running, over-the-shoulder catch as he slammed face first into the wall to end the game.