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Orlando cops on leave during fatal shooting investigation

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 00:39

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Police officers in Orlando, Florida, are being put on customary administrative leave while authorities investigate the fatal shooting of a man carrying an imitation firearm. The leave is noted in a police report about Sunday’s fatal shooting of 25-year-old Charlin Charles. According to the report, officers repeatedly told Charles to put […]
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Orlando cops on leave during fatal shooting investigation

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 00:39

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Police officers in Orlando, Florida, are being put on customary administrative leave while authorities investigate the fatal shooting of a man carrying an imitation firearm. The leave is noted in a police report about Sunday’s fatal shooting of 25-year-old Charlin Charles. According to the report, officers repeatedly told Charles to put […]
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Supreme Court rejects challenge to Seattle’s $15 minimum wage

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 00:36

The justices made no comment in refusing to hear a challenge from five franchises and the International Franchise Association.
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Supreme Court rejects challenge to Seattle’s $15 minimum wage

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 00:36

The justices made no comment in refusing to hear a challenge from five franchises and the International Franchise Association.
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Colorado clinic reopens 5 months after deadly shooting

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 00:10

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic has reopened five months after an attack by a gunman left three people dead and nine more injured. The Colorado Springs Gazette newspaper reports (http://bit.ly/1rdtVq0) that workers at the clinic have repaired damage from the Nov. 27 shootings and celebrated a full reopening Sunday. The […]
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Colorado clinic reopens 5 months after deadly shooting

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 00:10

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic has reopened five months after an attack by a gunman left three people dead and nine more injured. The Colorado Springs Gazette newspaper reports (http://bit.ly/1rdtVq0) that workers at the clinic have repaired damage from the Nov. 27 shootings and celebrated a full reopening Sunday. The […]
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Srudy: Football concussions and resuming play vary by age

NBA - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 23:51

CHICAGO (AP) — Younger football players are more likely to return to the field less than a day after suffering concussions than those in high school and college, according to a new study. Only 10 percent of young players with concussions resumed football that soon, but the results are concerning and suggest a need for […]
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Srudy: Football concussions and resuming play vary by age

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 23:51

CHICAGO (AP) — Younger football players are more likely to return to the field less than a day after suffering concussions than those in high school and college, according to a new study. Only 10 percent of young players with concussions resumed football that soon, but the results are concerning and suggest a need for […]
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Ex-employee accused of killing car dealer, taking cars

NBA - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 23:51

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Police say a man who used to work for a car dealership in Fayetteville has been arrested and charged with killing his former boss. Police told local media outlets that 48-year-old Ambrose Dumone Murray, of Fayetteville, was arrested Saturday night and charged with first-degree murder, armed robbery and motor vehicle theft. […]
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Ex-employee accused of killing car dealer, taking cars

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 23:51

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Police say a man who used to work for a car dealership in Fayetteville has been arrested and charged with killing his former boss. Police told local media outlets that 48-year-old Ambrose Dumone Murray, of Fayetteville, was arrested Saturday night and charged with first-degree murder, armed robbery and motor vehicle theft. […]
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Prince Harry, Canada’s Trudeau mark wounded soldiers event

NBA - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 23:49

TORONTO (AP) — Two of the world’s social media superstars — Britain’s Prince Harry and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau — are counting down to the 2017 Invictus Games, a sports competition for wounded, injured and sick service personnel. Inspired by a visit to the Warrior Games in the United States, the 31-year-old royal founded […]
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Prince Harry, Canada’s Trudeau mark wounded soldiers event

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 23:49

TORONTO (AP) — Two of the world’s social media superstars — Britain’s Prince Harry and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau — are counting down to the 2017 Invictus Games, a sports competition for wounded, injured and sick service personnel. Inspired by a visit to the Warrior Games in the United States, the 31-year-old royal founded […]
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Sinkhole forms above Sound Transit light-rail tunnel in Roosevelt area

NBA - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 23:47

Sound Transit’s tunneling operations apparently caused a sinkhole next to a Roosevelt-area home, the agency said Sunday.
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Sinkhole forms above Sound Transit light-rail tunnel in Roosevelt area

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 23:47

Sound Transit’s tunneling operations apparently caused a sinkhole next to a Roosevelt-area home, the agency said Sunday.
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Q&A: When is a Boot on the Ground not a Boot on the Ground?

NBA - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 23:46

WASHINGTON (AP) — No one disputes that U.S. military forces are fighting in combat in Iraq and Syria — except maybe President Barack Obama and some members of his administration. The semantic arguments over whether there are American “boots on the ground” muddy the view of a situation in which several thousand armed U.S. military […]
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Q&A: When is a Boot on the Ground not a Boot on the Ground?

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 23:46

WASHINGTON (AP) — No one disputes that U.S. military forces are fighting in combat in Iraq and Syria — except maybe President Barack Obama and some members of his administration. The semantic arguments over whether there are American “boots on the ground” muddy the view of a situation in which several thousand armed U.S. military […]
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Redmond startup raises $1.3 million to learn everything it can about your customers

NBA - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 23:44

Versium Analytics creates customer profiles by gathering data from all parts of a customer’s life.
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Redmond startup raises $1.3 million to learn everything it can about your customers

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 23:44

Versium Analytics creates customer profiles by gathering data from all parts of a customer’s life.
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Tennessee disregarded red flags with TNReady testing firm

NBA - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 23:43

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee officials knew of concerns about a testing company’s ability to fulfill a $107.7 million contract to administer the new online TNReady standardized test even before this year’s failed rollout, internal documents show. The state announced last week it had terminated its contract with North-Carolina based Measurement Inc. following repeated failures. […]
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Tennessee disregarded red flags with TNReady testing firm

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/02/2016 - 23:43

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee officials knew of concerns about a testing company’s ability to fulfill a $107.7 million contract to administer the new online TNReady standardized test even before this year’s failed rollout, internal documents show. The state announced last week it had terminated its contract with North-Carolina based Measurement Inc. following repeated failures. […]
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