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FBI: Man admits to contaminating food at Michigan stores

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 12:13

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The FBI says a man is in custody after he admitted to spraying a contaminant that officials believe contained mice poison on unpackaged food at several Michigan grocery stores. In a news release Tuesday, the FBI said an investigation indicates the man sprayed a mixture of hand cleaner, water and […]
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Closing arguments expected in Cleveland slayings trial

NBA - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 12:04

CLEVELAND (AP) — Closing arguments are expected Wednesday in the trial of a Cleveland man accused of killing three women and hiding their bodies in garbage bags. Thirty-eight-year-old Michael Madison could face the death penalty if he’s convicted on murder charges. Madison was arrested in July 2013, shortly after the bodies were found near the […]
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Closing arguments expected in Cleveland slayings trial

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 12:04

CLEVELAND (AP) — Closing arguments are expected Wednesday in the trial of a Cleveland man accused of killing three women and hiding their bodies in garbage bags. Thirty-eight-year-old Michael Madison could face the death penalty if he’s convicted on murder charges. Madison was arrested in July 2013, shortly after the bodies were found near the […]
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Government reports drop in overall crime in nation’s schools

NBA - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 12:04

WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest government snapshot of school crime paints a picture of safer schools with declines in violent crime, bullying and harassment because of sexual orientation. Still, about 3 percent of students ages 12 to 18 said they were victims of crimes at school in 2014. About 1.3 million students were suspended for […]
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Government reports drop in overall crime in nation’s schools

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 12:04

WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest government snapshot of school crime paints a picture of safer schools with declines in violent crime, bullying and harassment because of sexual orientation. Still, about 3 percent of students ages 12 to 18 said they were victims of crimes at school in 2014. About 1.3 million students were suspended for […]
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No end in sight to election mess in struggling Haiti

NBA - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 12:03

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Senate leader Jocelerme Privert took office as Haiti’s caretaker president with one real task: Quickly untangle a political stalemate blocking presidential and legislative runoff elections. Three months on, yet another voting date has fallen by the wayside as political infighting continues to snarl election efforts. Privert, meanwhile, seems increasingly comfortable as […]
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No end in sight to election mess in struggling Haiti

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 12:03

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Senate leader Jocelerme Privert took office as Haiti’s caretaker president with one real task: Quickly untangle a political stalemate blocking presidential and legislative runoff elections. Three months on, yet another voting date has fallen by the wayside as political infighting continues to snarl election efforts. Privert, meanwhile, seems increasingly comfortable as […]
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Ohio police cadet won’t be charged in other cadet’s shooting

NBA - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 12:03

NAPOLEON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say they won’t charge a police cadet who accidentally shot and wounded another recruit at an Ohio firing range last month. The Blade in Toledo (http://bit.ly/1TtdEUX ) reports Henry County Sheriff Michael Bodenbender says an investigation shows the cadet fired his handgun unintentionally during a break. It happened during training […]
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Ohio police cadet won’t be charged in other cadet’s shooting

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 12:03

NAPOLEON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say they won’t charge a police cadet who accidentally shot and wounded another recruit at an Ohio firing range last month. The Blade in Toledo (http://bit.ly/1TtdEUX ) reports Henry County Sheriff Michael Bodenbender says an investigation shows the cadet fired his handgun unintentionally during a break. It happened during training […]
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Russell Wilson wants to start a petition to bring back the Sonics

NBA - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 11:46

Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson has been vocal in support of the Sonics for the last few years.
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Russell Wilson wants to start a petition to bring back the Sonics

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 11:46

Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson has been vocal in support of the Sonics for the last few years.
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Lucas, Smith HRs pace Rainiers’ win

NBA - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 11:45

Donn Roach (2-2) gets win with six innings of six-hit pitching for Tacoma.
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Lucas, Smith HRs pace Rainiers’ win

Seattle Mariners - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 11:45

Donn Roach (2-2) gets win with six innings of six-hit pitching for Tacoma.
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Lucas, Smith HRs pace Rainiers’ win

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 11:45

Donn Roach (2-2) gets win with six innings of six-hit pitching for Tacoma.
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China military seeking recruits with flashy new video

NBA - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 11:40

BEIJING (AP) — China’s military is appealing to the younger generation with a slick new recruitment video featuring aircraft carriers, tanks and special forces troops, all set to a rousing rap-rock soundtrack. With lyrics such as “just waiting for the order to kill, kill, kill,” the video appears aimed at millennials brought up on first-person […]
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China military seeking recruits with flashy new video

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 11:40

BEIJING (AP) — China’s military is appealing to the younger generation with a slick new recruitment video featuring aircraft carriers, tanks and special forces troops, all set to a rousing rap-rock soundtrack. With lyrics such as “just waiting for the order to kill, kill, kill,” the video appears aimed at millennials brought up on first-person […]
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UW parks its prime plant collection at Amazon.com spot

NBA - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 10:57

The University of Washington is moving most of its collection of 9,000 greenhouse plants to a temporary, free greenhouse space, offered by Amazon.
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UW parks its prime plant collection at Amazon.com spot

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 10:57

The University of Washington is moving most of its collection of 9,000 greenhouse plants to a temporary, free greenhouse space, offered by Amazon.
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Pig attacks, injures 2 people at Massachusetts farm

NBA - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 10:47

TOWNSEND, Mass. (AP) — A pig attacked and seriously injured a man at a Massachusetts farm hours after the animal attacked a woman. Police say the animal, an adult boar, or male pig, attacked both victims Tuesday night at a farm in Townsend, about 50 miles northwest of Boston. The 50-year-old man was taken to […]
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Pig attacks, injures 2 people at Massachusetts farm

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/04/2016 - 10:47

TOWNSEND, Mass. (AP) — A pig attacked and seriously injured a man at a Massachusetts farm hours after the animal attacked a woman. Police say the animal, an adult boar, or male pig, attacked both victims Tuesday night at a farm in Townsend, about 50 miles northwest of Boston. The 50-year-old man was taken to […]
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