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Viewers’ Guide: GOP hopefuls spar in South Carolina

NBA - 17 hours 37 min ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Serious issues face Saturday night’s Republican presidential debaters in South Carolina, a state with deep-rooted military culture and home to a mass murder at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston. But style is going to beg for attention alongside pressing matters of policy. Foremost, how will Marco Rubio do after his disastrous turn […]
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Viewers’ Guide: GOP hopefuls spar in South Carolina

NBA - 17 hours 37 min ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Serious issues face Saturday night’s Republican presidential debaters in South Carolina, a state with deep-rooted military culture and home to a mass murder at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston. But style is going to beg for attention alongside pressing matters of policy. Foremost, how will Marco Rubio do after his disastrous turn […]
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Viewers’ Guide: GOP hopefuls spar in South Carolina

Seattle Seahawks - 17 hours 37 min ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Serious issues face Saturday night’s Republican presidential debaters in South Carolina, a state with deep-rooted military culture and home to a mass murder at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston. But style is going to beg for attention alongside pressing matters of policy. Foremost, how will Marco Rubio do after his disastrous turn […]
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AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

NBA - 17 hours 42 min ago

Highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see. This week’s gallery features a wild elephant walking through the streets of Siliguri, India; the North Side Skull & Bone Gang parade during Mardi […]
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Quotations in the News

NBA - 17 hours 42 min ago

“He’s coming to talk tough to us. In Mexico there are a lot of economic and security problems, there is a lot of egoism, and he comes with a message of peace and hope that we need.” — Tania Vasquez as Pope Francis kicks off his first visit to Mexico. ___ “He has called the […]
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AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

Seattle Seahawks - 17 hours 42 min ago

Highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see. This week’s gallery features a wild elephant walking through the streets of Siliguri, India; the North Side Skull & Bone Gang parade during Mardi […]
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Quotations in the News

Seattle Seahawks - 17 hours 42 min ago

“He’s coming to talk tough to us. In Mexico there are a lot of economic and security problems, there is a lot of egoism, and he comes with a message of peace and hope that we need.” — Tania Vasquez as Pope Francis kicks off his first visit to Mexico. ___ “He has called the […]
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Pacific Northwest Ballet’s 44th season: new works, familiar names

NBA - 17 hours 43 min ago

Pacific Northwest Ballet announces its 2016-2017 season, which features the return of work by choreographer Jean-Christophe Maillot as well as the PNB premiere of a Jerome Robbins work.
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Pacific Northwest Ballet’s 44th season: new works, familiar names

Seattle Seahawks - 17 hours 43 min ago

Pacific Northwest Ballet announces its 2016-2017 season, which features the return of work by choreographer Jean-Christophe Maillot as well as the PNB premiere of a Jerome Robbins work.
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Rubio under pressure as Republicans debate in South Carolina

NBA - 17 hours 44 min ago

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Marco Rubio enters Saturday night’s Republican presidential debate facing immense pressure to right his campaign after faltering badly in the last contest and finishing a disappointing fifth in New Hampshire. Rubio’s stumble re-energized some of his rivals as the race heads to the South and reignited questions about whether the 44-year-old […]
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Rubio under pressure as Republicans debate in South Carolina

Seattle Seahawks - 17 hours 44 min ago

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Marco Rubio enters Saturday night’s Republican presidential debate facing immense pressure to right his campaign after faltering badly in the last contest and finishing a disappointing fifth in New Hampshire. Rubio’s stumble re-energized some of his rivals as the race heads to the South and reignited questions about whether the 44-year-old […]
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115 bodies pulled out from Taiwan quake rubble; 2 missing

NBA - 17 hours 46 min ago

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Rescuers have pulled out 115 dead a week since a powerful earthquake struck Taiwan’s oldest city of Tainan, leaving only two missing in the rubble of a collapsed 17-story residential complex, authorities said Saturday. All but two of the dead were found at the ruins of the Weiguan Golden Dragon complex, […]
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115 bodies pulled out from Taiwan quake rubble; 2 missing

Seattle Seahawks - 17 hours 46 min ago

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Rescuers have pulled out 115 dead a week since a powerful earthquake struck Taiwan’s oldest city of Tainan, leaving only two missing in the rubble of a collapsed 17-story residential complex, authorities said Saturday. All but two of the dead were found at the ruins of the Weiguan Golden Dragon complex, […]
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Cruz’s right turn on immigration belies more moderate past

NBA - 17 hours 47 min ago

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Ted Cruz has for months repeated that when it comes to immigration, he has never supported granting “amnesty” or “legalization” to people in the United States illegally. He’s half right. Cruz once advised a White House working group that crafted President George W. Bush’s ultimately unsuccessful 2004 immigration overhaul, which sought […]
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Cruz’s right turn on immigration belies more moderate past

Seattle Seahawks - 17 hours 47 min ago

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Ted Cruz has for months repeated that when it comes to immigration, he has never supported granting “amnesty” or “legalization” to people in the United States illegally. He’s half right. Cruz once advised a White House working group that crafted President George W. Bush’s ultimately unsuccessful 2004 immigration overhaul, which sought […]
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2 Indian soldiers, 4 rebels killed in Kashmir fighting

NBA - 17 hours 58 min ago

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — The Indian army says four suspected rebels and two soldiers have been killed in a fierce gunbattle in the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir. Army spokesman Col. Nitin Joshi says police and soldiers cordoned off a village in northern Kupwara region after they got a tip that militants were hiding in the […]
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2 Indian soldiers, 4 rebels killed in Kashmir fighting

Seattle Seahawks - 17 hours 58 min ago

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — The Indian army says four suspected rebels and two soldiers have been killed in a fierce gunbattle in the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir. Army spokesman Col. Nitin Joshi says police and soldiers cordoned off a village in northern Kupwara region after they got a tip that militants were hiding in the […]
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Where did El Nino go? Heat, dry spell stoke drought worry

NBA - 18 hours 10 min ago

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Where did El Nino go? Winter has suddenly switched off the rain and flipped on heat up to 95 degrees in California, raising jitters that the strong El Nino might not be the drought-buster the crispy state had hoped. “Forget El Nino, this is El No-no!” YouTube celebrity Hannah Hart tweeted. […]
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Where did El Nino go? Heat, dry spell stoke drought worry

Seattle Seahawks - 18 hours 10 min ago

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Where did El Nino go? Winter has suddenly switched off the rain and flipped on heat up to 95 degrees in California, raising jitters that the strong El Nino might not be the drought-buster the crispy state had hoped. “Forget El Nino, this is El No-no!” YouTube celebrity Hannah Hart tweeted. […]
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Boys basketball: Miller’s 39 points helps Woodinville put Bothell away

NBA - 18 hours 15 min ago

Tony Miller racked up 39 points and 11 rebounds and the Falcons bounced back from a 10-point halftime deficit to win a KingCo 4A quarterfinal game on Friday night at Lake Washington High School.
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