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2016 NFL Draft: Live Seahawks coverage and analysis of the second and third round

NBA - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 05:37

The Seahawks have four picks on day two of the 2016 NFL Draft. Follow along live for complete coverage and analysis as the second and third rounds unfold.
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2016 NFL Draft: Live Seahawks coverage and analysis of the second and third round

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 05:37

The Seahawks have four picks on day two of the 2016 NFL Draft. Follow along live for complete coverage and analysis as the second and third rounds unfold.
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Postman steals $443,000 in tax refund checks along his route

NBA - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 05:27

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A former postal worker has pleaded guilty to stealing income tax refund checks worth more than $400,000 from people along his New Jersey mail route. U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman says Willingboro resident Earl Champagne pleaded guilty Friday to theft of U.S. mail and theft of government money. Champagne delivered mail in […]
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Postman steals $443,000 in tax refund checks along his route

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 05:27

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A former postal worker has pleaded guilty to stealing income tax refund checks worth more than $400,000 from people along his New Jersey mail route. U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman says Willingboro resident Earl Champagne pleaded guilty Friday to theft of U.S. mail and theft of government money. Champagne delivered mail in […]
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First widely available Zika test OK’d for emergency use

NBA - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 05:25

WASHINGTON (AP) — The first commercial test for the Zika virus has been cleared for emergency use in the U.S. and could be available by next week. The Food and Drug Administration granted the authorization Thursday to the test’s developer, Quest Diagnostics, which said it would make it widely available to doctors for patient testing. […]
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First widely available Zika test OK’d for emergency use

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 05:25

WASHINGTON (AP) — The first commercial test for the Zika virus has been cleared for emergency use in the U.S. and could be available by next week. The Food and Drug Administration granted the authorization Thursday to the test’s developer, Quest Diagnostics, which said it would make it widely available to doctors for patient testing. […]
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Human remains found where ex-pastor said he buried woman

NBA - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 05:01

OCEAN CITY, Fla. (AP) — Authorities have found human remains where a former Florida pastor said he buried a woman’s body nearly five years ago. Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office Capt. Mike Card told The Northwest Florida Daily News (http://bit.ly/1SUKNhX ) the remains were found Friday in James Ty Flanders’ former backyard in Ocean City. The […]
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Human remains found where ex-pastor said he buried woman

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 05:01

OCEAN CITY, Fla. (AP) — Authorities have found human remains where a former Florida pastor said he buried a woman’s body nearly five years ago. Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office Capt. Mike Card told The Northwest Florida Daily News (http://bit.ly/1SUKNhX ) the remains were found Friday in James Ty Flanders’ former backyard in Ocean City. The […]
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How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Friday

NBA - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 04:55

U.S. stocks fell Friday as health care and technology companies continued to report weak first-quarter results, but thanks to some late buying, they managed to avoid major losses. On Friday: The Dow Jones industrial average sank 57.12 points, or 0.3 percent, to 17,773.64. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index gave up 10.51 points, or 0.5 […]
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How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Friday

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 04:55

U.S. stocks fell Friday as health care and technology companies continued to report weak first-quarter results, but thanks to some late buying, they managed to avoid major losses. On Friday: The Dow Jones industrial average sank 57.12 points, or 0.3 percent, to 17,773.64. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index gave up 10.51 points, or 0.5 […]
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Ex-sergeant jailed over locked computer in child-porn probe

NBA - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 04:53

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A now-fired Philadelphia police sergeant has spent seven months in solitary confinement after a judge held him for contempt for failing to unlock his computers in a child-porn investigation. Computer privacy advocates say the government has no right to force Francis Rawls to potentially incriminate himself. But federal prosecutors armed with a […]
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Ex-sergeant jailed over locked computer in child-porn probe

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 04:53

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A now-fired Philadelphia police sergeant has spent seven months in solitary confinement after a judge held him for contempt for failing to unlock his computers in a child-porn investigation. Computer privacy advocates say the government has no right to force Francis Rawls to potentially incriminate himself. But federal prosecutors armed with a […]
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Pop classic ‘Baby Baby’ gets Tori Kelly reboot

NBA - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 04:50

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A pop classic from the early ’90s, Amy Grant’s hit “Baby Baby,” is getting a reboot 25 years later thanks to Grammy-nominated singer Tori Kelly. A new version of the song featuring original vocals from Grant and new vocals from the “Should’ve Been Us” singer was released Friday digitally as the […]
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Pop classic ‘Baby Baby’ gets Tori Kelly reboot

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 04:50

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A pop classic from the early ’90s, Amy Grant’s hit “Baby Baby,” is getting a reboot 25 years later thanks to Grammy-nominated singer Tori Kelly. A new version of the song featuring original vocals from Grant and new vocals from the “Should’ve Been Us” singer was released Friday digitally as the […]
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Professor puts CV of his failures online to give perspective

NBA - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 04:48

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — A Princeton University professor has published a CV of his career failures as a way to give perspective to students who are feeling discouraged. Johannes Haushofer (YO’-hawn HOWS’-haw-fer) writes atop the CV that most of what he tries fails, but those failures are often invisible. The assistant professor of psychology says […]
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Professor puts CV of his failures online to give perspective

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 04:48

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — A Princeton University professor has published a CV of his career failures as a way to give perspective to students who are feeling discouraged. Johannes Haushofer (YO’-hawn HOWS’-haw-fer) writes atop the CV that most of what he tries fails, but those failures are often invisible. The assistant professor of psychology says […]
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Lug nuts and $35,000 fine still the talk around Tony Stewart

NBA - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 04:41

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — It’s been an action-packed week for Tony Stewart following his return to a race car after a back injury sidelined him the first eight races of the season. Upon his return, he was promptly fined $35,000 by NASCAR for criticizing the series about safety surrounding lug nuts. He then ran his […]
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Lug nuts and $35,000 fine still the talk around Tony Stewart

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 04:41

TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — It’s been an action-packed week for Tony Stewart following his return to a race car after a back injury sidelined him the first eight races of the season. Upon his return, he was promptly fined $35,000 by NASCAR for criticizing the series about safety surrounding lug nuts. He then ran his […]
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Navy commander sentenced to 78 months in bribery scandal

NBA - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 04:36

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A federal judge has sentenced a U.S. Navy commander to 78 months in prison for providing classified ship schedules in exchange for the services of a prostitute, theater tickets and other gifts from a Malaysian defense contractor who overbilled the maritime branch by more than $34 million. Captain-select Michael Vannak Khem […]
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Navy commander sentenced to 78 months in bribery scandal

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 04:36

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A federal judge has sentenced a U.S. Navy commander to 78 months in prison for providing classified ship schedules in exchange for the services of a prostitute, theater tickets and other gifts from a Malaysian defense contractor who overbilled the maritime branch by more than $34 million. Captain-select Michael Vannak Khem […]
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