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Novel government cancer study will test precision medicine

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 00:27
CHICAGO (AP) — The federal government is launching a very different kind of cancer study that will assign patients drugs based on what genes drive their tumors rather than the type. The National Cancer Institute’s NCI-MATCH trial will be a massive precision medicine experiment at more than 2,400 sites around the country. Starting in July, […]
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50 staying at homeless shelter get suspected food poisoning

NBA - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 00:26
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities say about 50 people staying at a Salt Lake City homeless shelter were taken to hospitals for suspected food poisoning. A Fire Department spokesman says paramedics responded to the Road Home shelter Sunday night after receiving reports of multiple people vomiting. Jasen Asay says a bus was brought in […]
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50 staying at homeless shelter get suspected food poisoning

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 00:26
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities say about 50 people staying at a Salt Lake City homeless shelter were taken to hospitals for suspected food poisoning. A Fire Department spokesman says paramedics responded to the Road Home shelter Sunday night after receiving reports of multiple people vomiting. Jasen Asay says a bus was brought in […]
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Man charged in bounce house crash that hurt 2 toddlers

NBA - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 00:25
NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — A man who ran an inflatable bounce house on a New Hampshire farm has been charged with three misdemeanors after it lifted off the ground last year and flew 40 feet before crashing, injuring two toddlers inside. Authorities said the two boys had climbed into the bounce house at Sullivan Farm […]
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Man charged in bounce house crash that hurt 2 toddlers

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 00:25
NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — A man who ran an inflatable bounce house on a New Hampshire farm has been charged with three misdemeanors after it lifted off the ground last year and flew 40 feet before crashing, injuring two toddlers inside. Authorities said the two boys had climbed into the bounce house at Sullivan Farm […]
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High court throws out conviction for Facebook threats

NBA - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 00:18
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday threw out the conviction of a Pennsylvania man prosecuted for making threats on Facebook, but dodged the free-speech issues that had made the case intriguing to First Amendment advocates. Chief Justice John Roberts, writing for the court, said it was not enough for prosecutors to show that […]
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High court throws out conviction for Facebook threats

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 00:18
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday threw out the conviction of a Pennsylvania man prosecuted for making threats on Facebook, but dodged the free-speech issues that had made the case intriguing to First Amendment advocates. Chief Justice John Roberts, writing for the court, said it was not enough for prosecutors to show that […]
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Cam Newton reportedly agrees to new contract — will it impact Russell Wilson’s negotiations?

NBA - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 00:15
News is breaking this morning that Carolina quarterback Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers are closing in on a five-year extension that would keep the quarterback under contract with the team through the 2020 season. NFL.com reports that: “The deal is expected to be for five years and worth more than $100 million.” The deal […]
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Cam Newton reportedly agrees to new contract — will it impact Russell Wilson’s negotiations?

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 00:15
News is breaking this morning that Carolina quarterback Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers are closing in on a five-year extension that would keep the quarterback under contract with the team through the 2020 season. NFL.com reports that: “The deal is expected to be for five years and worth more than $100 million.” The deal […]
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Justices rule for Muslim woman denied job over headscarf

NBA - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 00:08
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Monday for a Muslim woman who did not get hired after she showed up to a job interview with clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch wearing a black headscarf. The justices said that employers generally have to accommodate job applicants and employees with religious needs if the employer at […]
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Justices rule for Muslim woman denied job over headscarf

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 00:08
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Monday for a Muslim woman who did not get hired after she showed up to a job interview with clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch wearing a black headscarf. The justices said that employers generally have to accommodate job applicants and employees with religious needs if the employer at […]
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Say adieu to ‘love locks’ on famed Paris bridge

NBA - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 00:01
Thousands of padlocks that couples have hung to symbolize their love will be removed from the Pont des Arts bridge,
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Say adieu to ‘love locks’ on famed Paris bridge

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 06/02/2015 - 00:01
Thousands of padlocks that couples have hung to symbolize their love will be removed from the Pont des Arts bridge,
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Senate takes up House bill but fails to avoid spying lapse

NBA - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 23:51
WASHINGTON (AP) — For the first time since Sept. 11, 2001, the Congress curtailed the National Security Agency’s authority to track suspected terrorists as lawmakers struggled to restore approval for mass collection of phone records and other surveillance methods. No solution was likely before Tuesday at the earliest, and the Republican lawmaker who triggered the […]
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Senate takes up House bill but fails to avoid spying lapse

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 23:51
WASHINGTON (AP) — For the first time since Sept. 11, 2001, the Congress curtailed the National Security Agency’s authority to track suspected terrorists as lawmakers struggled to restore approval for mass collection of phone records and other surveillance methods. No solution was likely before Tuesday at the earliest, and the Republican lawmaker who triggered the […]
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Suicide attacks in Iraq’s Anbar kill 41 from security forces

NBA - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 23:40
BAGHDAD (AP) — Three Islamic State suicide bombers targeted a police base in Iraq’s western Anbar province with explosives-laden Humvees on Monday, killing at least 41 police and Shiite militiamen, officials said. The attack on a police station in the Tharthar area north of the IS-held provincial capital, Ramadi, caused a large secondary explosion in […]
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Suicide attacks in Iraq’s Anbar kill 41 from security forces

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 23:40
BAGHDAD (AP) — Three Islamic State suicide bombers targeted a police base in Iraq’s western Anbar province with explosives-laden Humvees on Monday, killing at least 41 police and Shiite militiamen, officials said. The attack on a police station in the Tharthar area north of the IS-held provincial capital, Ramadi, caused a large secondary explosion in […]
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69 killed as tanker truck explodes in southern Nigeria

NBA - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 23:40
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A runaway oil tanker truck exploded in a crowded bus station in the south of the country, setting ablaze 12 buses carrying passengers and killing 69 people, Nigeria’s Red Cross and police said Monday. Red Cross chairman Peter Emeka Kathy said about 30 other victims have been hospitalized with severe burns. […]
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69 killed as tanker truck explodes in southern Nigeria

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 23:40
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A runaway oil tanker truck exploded in a crowded bus station in the south of the country, setting ablaze 12 buses carrying passengers and killing 69 people, Nigeria’s Red Cross and police said Monday. Red Cross chairman Peter Emeka Kathy said about 30 other victims have been hospitalized with severe burns. […]
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‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ sequel to be published June 18

NBA - Mon, 06/01/2015 - 23:39
NEW YORK (AP) — E L James is back for more. A fourth novel in the British author’s multimillion-selling “Fifty Shades of Grey” erotic series will be released June 18 by Vintage Books, the publisher announced Monday. The new book is called “Grey,” told from the point of view of billionaire Christian Grey, whose explicit […]
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