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Russian who shot himself in Seattle standoff was freed in past after Russia refused him

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 10:44

A felon arrested after a robbery and armed standoff in Seattle is considered a “criminal alien” by federal immigration officials, but they’ve been unable to deport him because Russia, his homeland, doesn’t want him back.
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Russian who shot himself in Seattle standoff was freed in past after Russia refused him

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 10:44

A felon arrested after a robbery and armed standoff in Seattle is considered a “criminal alien” by federal immigration officials, but they’ve been unable to deport him because Russia, his homeland, doesn’t want him back.
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House poised to toughen chemical-safety bill

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 10:31

The Toxic Substances Control Act would be the biggest change to a major environmental law since the Clean Air Act was amended in 1990.
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House poised to toughen chemical-safety bill

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 10:31

The Toxic Substances Control Act would be the biggest change to a major environmental law since the Clean Air Act was amended in 1990.
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LEADING OFF: Sale seeks 10-0 start, Odor appeals suspension

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 10:09

A look at what’s happening all around the majors Tuesday: ___ A PERFECT 10? Chris Sale (9-0, 1.58 ERA) tries to become the majors’ first 10-game winner this season when the White Sox host Cleveland. Sale has thrown consecutive complete games with an average of 103 pitches. He faces another unbeaten hurler in Josh Tomlin […]
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LEADING OFF: Sale seeks 10-0 start, Odor appeals suspension

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 10:09

A look at what’s happening all around the majors Tuesday: ___ A PERFECT 10? Chris Sale (9-0, 1.58 ERA) tries to become the majors’ first 10-game winner this season when the White Sox host Cleveland. Sale has thrown consecutive complete games with an average of 103 pitches. He faces another unbeaten hurler in Josh Tomlin […]
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Storm’s Breanna Stewart is learning from tough early losses in WNBA

Seattle Storm - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 10:02

Breanna Stewart had stunning success as a UConn star, but she already has had two humbling losses in her first three games with Seattle. So far she’s handling those bumps well.
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Storm’s Breanna Stewart is learning from tough early losses in WNBA

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 10:02

Breanna Stewart had stunning success as a UConn star, but she already has had two humbling losses in her first three games with Seattle. So far she’s handling those bumps well.
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Storm’s Breanna Stewart is learning from tough early losses in WNBA

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 10:02

Breanna Stewart had stunning success as a UConn star, but she already has had two humbling losses in her first three games with Seattle. So far she’s handling those bumps well.
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Tony Gwynn’s family sues tobacco industry over star’s death

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 09:57

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Tony Gwynn’s widow and two children filed a lawsuit Monday seeking to hold the tobacco industry accountable for the Hall of Famer’s death. The suit was filed in San Diego Superior Court by Alicia Gwynn and her children, Tony Jr. and Anisha Gwynn-Jones. The suit says Gwynn started dipping as a […]
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Tony Gwynn’s family sues tobacco industry over star’s death

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 09:57

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Tony Gwynn’s widow and two children filed a lawsuit Monday seeking to hold the tobacco industry accountable for the Hall of Famer’s death. The suit was filed in San Diego Superior Court by Alicia Gwynn and her children, Tony Jr. and Anisha Gwynn-Jones. The suit says Gwynn started dipping as a […]
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NRA to pay $15,000 for breaking state campaign-finance rules

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 09:32

The National Rifle Association has agreed to pay fines related to late campaign-finance disclosures it made in 2014.
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NRA to pay $15,000 for breaking state campaign-finance rules

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 09:32

The National Rifle Association has agreed to pay fines related to late campaign-finance disclosures it made in 2014.
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Arizona city bars Satanic Temple prayer at council meeting

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 09:28

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Officials say Scottsdale will bar the Satanic Temple from leading a scheduled prayer at a City Council meeting in July. City spokesman Kelly Corsette says Scottsdale informed the Satanic Temple’s Arizona chapter that only representatives from institutions that have a substantial connection to the Scottsdale community will be allowed to give […]
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Arizona city bars Satanic Temple prayer at council meeting

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 09:28

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Officials say Scottsdale will bar the Satanic Temple from leading a scheduled prayer at a City Council meeting in July. City spokesman Kelly Corsette says Scottsdale informed the Satanic Temple’s Arizona chapter that only representatives from institutions that have a substantial connection to the Scottsdale community will be allowed to give […]
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City issues one-page report on toppled tree that killed man in Seward Park

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 09:22

More than two months after a wind-toppled tree killed a man in Seward Park, the city’s parks department Monday released a one-page investigation report that offers little new to what parks officials already have said about the fatal incident.
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City issues one-page report on toppled tree that killed man in Seward Park

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 09:22

More than two months after a wind-toppled tree killed a man in Seward Park, the city’s parks department Monday released a one-page investigation report that offers little new to what parks officials already have said about the fatal incident.
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10 Things to Know for Tuesday

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 09:18

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday: 1. SANDERS THINKS DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION COULD BE ‘MESSY’ In an exclusive AP interview, the candidate pushes the party to adopt his progressive agenda, but adds “Democracy is not always nice and quiet and gentle.” 2. OFFICER CLEARED OF […]
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10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 09:18

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday: 1. SANDERS THINKS DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION COULD BE ‘MESSY’ In an exclusive AP interview, the candidate pushes the party to adopt his progressive agenda, but adds “Democracy is not always nice and quiet and gentle.” 2. OFFICER CLEARED OF […]
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Ivar’s looks to sell, lease back two venerable restaurant sites

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 09:03

The company’s well-known full-service restaurants on the Seattle waterfront and Lake Union would continue to operate as before, but its aging owners would get some cash from the heated real-estate market.
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