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Puppy’s collar likely caused Mississippi home’s explosion

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 09:18

GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — Blame the dog. That’s the conclusion fire investigators have reached regarding a gas explosion at a Mississippi home. Luckily no one was home at the time Wednesday, and the family’s four dogs were all safely removed, but the blast left part of the house in ruins. Gulfport Fire Chief Mike Beyerstedt […]
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Irish leaders hold 1st TV debate ahead of Feb. 26 election

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 08:42

DUBLIN (AP) — The leaders of Ireland’s four major parties have traded blows in the first live debate of the country’s Feb. 26 election campaign. Prime Minister Enda Kenny’s centrist Fine Gael party seeks to retain power alongside his coalition partner for the past five years, the left-wing Labour Party of Deputy Prime Minister Joan […]
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Irish leaders hold 1st TV debate ahead of Feb. 26 election

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 08:42

DUBLIN (AP) — The leaders of Ireland’s four major parties have traded blows in the first live debate of the country’s Feb. 26 election campaign. Prime Minister Enda Kenny’s centrist Fine Gael party seeks to retain power alongside his coalition partner for the past five years, the left-wing Labour Party of Deputy Prime Minister Joan […]
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Man arrested in decapitation of couple appears in court

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 08:42

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A 20-year-old man arrested in the shooting and decapitation of his grandmother and her husband at an Oklahoma City home where the three lived has pleaded not guilty to two murder complaints. The Oklahoman newspaper reports (bit.ly/1SkeYhl) Quinton D. Laster appeared briefly Thursday via video hookup from jail. Laster was mostly […]
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Man arrested in decapitation of couple appears in court

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 08:42

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A 20-year-old man arrested in the shooting and decapitation of his grandmother and her husband at an Oklahoma City home where the three lived has pleaded not guilty to two murder complaints. The Oklahoman newspaper reports (bit.ly/1SkeYhl) Quinton D. Laster appeared briefly Thursday via video hookup from jail. Laster was mostly […]
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Couple charged with anti-fur campaign pleads to conspiracy

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 08:36

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Two anti-fur activists charged with waging a cross-country vandalism campaign have pleaded guilty to federal charges in San Diego. The San Diego Union-Tribune (http://bit.ly/1TVHNA9 ) says Joseph Buddenberg and Nicole Kissane each pleaded guilty Tuesday to conspiracy to violate the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act. He’s expected to receive a two-year prison […]
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Couple charged with anti-fur campaign pleads to conspiracy

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 08:36

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Two anti-fur activists charged with waging a cross-country vandalism campaign have pleaded guilty to federal charges in San Diego. The San Diego Union-Tribune (http://bit.ly/1TVHNA9 ) says Joseph Buddenberg and Nicole Kissane each pleaded guilty Tuesday to conspiracy to violate the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act. He’s expected to receive a two-year prison […]
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Police searching for man who attacked woman on Capitol Hill

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 08:34

The man, believed to be in his 40s, apparently grabbed a woman and tried to get her into his truck as she walked home on Feb. 2.
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Police searching for man who attacked woman on Capitol Hill

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 08:34

The man, believed to be in his 40s, apparently grabbed a woman and tried to get her into his truck as she walked home on Feb. 2.
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Feds charge California man in 7-state immigration scam

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 08:33

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Federal authorities are charging a Sacramento man with running a scam that promised U.S. citizenships to hundreds of immigrants across at least seven states in return for fees as high as $10,000. Helaman Hansen operated a Sacramento nonprofit called Americans Helping America Chamber of Commerce Agency. He was indicted Thursday for […]
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Feds charge California man in 7-state immigration scam

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 08:33

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Federal authorities are charging a Sacramento man with running a scam that promised U.S. citizenships to hundreds of immigrants across at least seven states in return for fees as high as $10,000. Helaman Hansen operated a Sacramento nonprofit called Americans Helping America Chamber of Commerce Agency. He was indicted Thursday for […]
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NYC officer who shot unarmed man while patrolling dark stairwell is convicted of manslaughter

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 08:30

NEW YORK (AP) — NYC officer who shot unarmed man while patrolling dark stairwell is convicted of manslaughter .
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NYC officer who shot unarmed man while patrolling dark stairwell is convicted of manslaughter

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 08:30

NEW YORK (AP) — NYC officer who shot unarmed man while patrolling dark stairwell is convicted of manslaughter .
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The GOP created Donald Trump

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 08:26

The betting markets now say that the most likely Republican nominee for president is a man who mocks women, insults Latinos, endorses war crimes like torture, denounces party icons and favors barring people from the United States based on their religion. He’s less a true-believer conservative than an opportunist, though, for he has supported single-payer […]
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The GOP created Donald Trump

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 08:26

The betting markets now say that the most likely Republican nominee for president is a man who mocks women, insults Latinos, endorses war crimes like torture, denounces party icons and favors barring people from the United States based on their religion. He’s less a true-believer conservative than an opportunist, though, for he has supported single-payer […]
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Use available tools to fight America’s opioid drug crisis

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 08:16

Congress must support President Obama’s request for $1.1 billion more in next year’s budget to help abusers of prescription painkillers and heroin.
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Use available tools to fight America’s opioid drug crisis

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 08:16

Congress must support President Obama’s request for $1.1 billion more in next year’s budget to help abusers of prescription painkillers and heroin.
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Alternate sites considered for embattled giant telescope

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 08:04

HONOLULU (AP) — A group building one of the world’s largest telescopes wants to start construction no later than April 2018— even if that means it will have to build the telescope somewhere other than Hawaii. Thirty Meter Telescope Executive Director Ed Stone says the project’s board of directors decided last week to start identifying […]
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Alternate sites considered for embattled giant telescope

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 08:04

HONOLULU (AP) — A group building one of the world’s largest telescopes wants to start construction no later than April 2018— even if that means it will have to build the telescope somewhere other than Hawaii. Thirty Meter Telescope Executive Director Ed Stone says the project’s board of directors decided last week to start identifying […]
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Juror can thank mom for being bounced from Carnation trial

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 08:00

A King County juror was excused Thursday following a video chat with his mom, who blurted out information the juror wasn’t supposed to know about the aggravated first-degree murder case against Michele Anderson.
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