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Matching Kevlar vests for human and K-9 crime-busting duo

NBA - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:15

A Bellevue police dog, Ozzy, gets a custom-fitted bulletproof vest courtesy of the Ben Roethlisberger Foundation.
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Matching Kevlar vests for human and K-9 crime-busting duo

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:15

A Bellevue police dog, Ozzy, gets a custom-fitted bulletproof vest courtesy of the Ben Roethlisberger Foundation.
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Committee to consider expanding replay in targeting calls

NBA - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:14

The NCAA football rules committee will consider allowing replay officials to call targeting penalties that are missed by on-field officials. The committee will take up the issue next week when it is scheduled to meet for three days, starting Tuesday, in Orlando, Florida. Any changes to the targeting rule figure to draw the most attention […]
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Committee to consider expanding replay in targeting calls

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:14

The NCAA football rules committee will consider allowing replay officials to call targeting penalties that are missed by on-field officials. The committee will take up the issue next week when it is scheduled to meet for three days, starting Tuesday, in Orlando, Florida. Any changes to the targeting rule figure to draw the most attention […]
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Carolina Panthers kicker not interested in ‘going to Disneyland!’

NBA - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:12

Graham Gano favors his homeland of Scotland.
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Carolina Panthers kicker not interested in ‘going to Disneyland!’

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:12

Graham Gano favors his homeland of Scotland.
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Fan gets suite sleepover at Levi’s night before game

NBA - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:12

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — One suite at Levi’s Stadium is going to get a little extra use on Super Bowl weekend. Kristen Williams of Eagle River, Alaska, won a special prize from Marriott that will allow her and three friends to spend the night before the Super Bowl in the suite. These will be the […]
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Fan gets suite sleepover at Levi’s night before game

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:12

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — One suite at Levi’s Stadium is going to get a little extra use on Super Bowl weekend. Kristen Williams of Eagle River, Alaska, won a special prize from Marriott that will allow her and three friends to spend the night before the Super Bowl in the suite. These will be the […]
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Zola twitter story in development for James Franco to direct

NBA - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:11

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Zola twitter story about a wild road trip to Florida that went viral late last year is in development to be turned into a feature film that actor James Franco will direct. Franco’s publicist confirmed on Thursday reports that Franco, Andrew Neel and the production company Killer Films were working […]
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Zola twitter story in development for James Franco to direct

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:11

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Zola twitter story about a wild road trip to Florida that went viral late last year is in development to be turned into a feature film that actor James Franco will direct. Franco’s publicist confirmed on Thursday reports that Franco, Andrew Neel and the production company Killer Films were working […]
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2 police officers shot in New York public housing complex

NBA - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:02

NEW YORK (AP) — Two New York Police Department officers have been shot in a public housing complex. A spokeswoman for Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio (dih BLAH’-zee-oh) says it happened Thursday night in the Bronx. Spokeswoman Karen Hinton says one of the officers was shot in the face and the other was shot in […]
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2 police officers shot in New York public housing complex

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:02

NEW YORK (AP) — Two New York Police Department officers have been shot in a public housing complex. A spokeswoman for Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio (dih BLAH’-zee-oh) says it happened Thursday night in the Bronx. Spokeswoman Karen Hinton says one of the officers was shot in the face and the other was shot in […]
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After disclosing player information, USSF moves to seal suit

NBA - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:02

The U.S. Soccer Federation’s original lawsuit against the union for its champion women’s national team has been sealed after the governing body realized it had disclosed the home addresses and email accounts of many players. A day after the original complaint was filed, the USSF filed a motion to seal it, saying “private, personal contact […]
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After disclosing player information, USSF moves to seal suit

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:02

The U.S. Soccer Federation’s original lawsuit against the union for its champion women’s national team has been sealed after the governing body realized it had disclosed the home addresses and email accounts of many players. A day after the original complaint was filed, the USSF filed a motion to seal it, saying “private, personal contact […]
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Space heater, propane tank caused deadly coffee stand fire in Everett, officials say

NBA - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 09:58

The blaze on Jan. 7 killed Courtney Campbell, a barista who was inside the business when it caught fire.
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Space heater, propane tank caused deadly coffee stand fire in Everett, officials say

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 09:58

The blaze on Jan. 7 killed Courtney Campbell, a barista who was inside the business when it caught fire.
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From coal to coding: Appalachian miners getting a fresh start

NBA - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 09:55

Bit Source, a Pikeville, Ky., startup, is out to prove there’s life after coal for the thousands of industry veterans who’ve lost their jobs.
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From coal to coding: Appalachian miners getting a fresh start

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 09:55

Bit Source, a Pikeville, Ky., startup, is out to prove there’s life after coal for the thousands of industry veterans who’ve lost their jobs.
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China sheds more light on 3 missing Hong Kong booksellers

NBA - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 09:48

HONG KONG (AP) — Mainland Chinese authorities say they’re investigating three missing Hong Kong booksellers for unspecified criminal activity, shedding more light on a case that’s gripped residents with fear that Beijing is tightening its hold on the city. Hong Kong police said late Thursday they were told by police in neighboring Guangdong province about […]
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China sheds more light on 3 missing Hong Kong booksellers

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 09:48

HONG KONG (AP) — Mainland Chinese authorities say they’re investigating three missing Hong Kong booksellers for unspecified criminal activity, shedding more light on a case that’s gripped residents with fear that Beijing is tightening its hold on the city. Hong Kong police said late Thursday they were told by police in neighboring Guangdong province about […]
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