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Monday’s prep results

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 14:01

Million Teckle scored a hat trick for Chief Sealth, and scored two assists on the night as the Seahawks shut out Eastside Catholic in a Metro league match.
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Monday’s prep results

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 14:01

Million Teckle scored a hat trick for Chief Sealth, and scored two assists on the night as the Seahawks shut out Eastside Catholic in a Metro league match.
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North Korea says waitresses tricked into going to South

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 13:51

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea stepped up its calls Tuesday for South Korea to return 12 waitresses whom Pyongyang says Seoul abducted from a restaurant in China. Seoul says the waitresses willingly defected to the South. North Korean authorities on Tuesday presented the colleagues and parents of the waitresses to North Korean and […]
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North Korea says waitresses tricked into going to South

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 13:51

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea stepped up its calls Tuesday for South Korea to return 12 waitresses whom Pyongyang says Seoul abducted from a restaurant in China. Seoul says the waitresses willingly defected to the South. North Korean authorities on Tuesday presented the colleagues and parents of the waitresses to North Korean and […]
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Leicester owners aim to keep winning team together

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 13:47

BANGKOK (AP) — The Thai owners of Premier League champion Leicester City aim to keep the victorious squad together despite expectations that many players will be lured away by big-money offers from richer clubs. Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha, son of club chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, attended Monday’s game between Chelsea and Tottenham which ended in a draw, meaning […]
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Leicester owners aim to keep winning team together

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 13:47

BANGKOK (AP) — The Thai owners of Premier League champion Leicester City aim to keep the victorious squad together despite expectations that many players will be lured away by big-money offers from richer clubs. Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha, son of club chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, attended Monday’s game between Chelsea and Tottenham which ended in a draw, meaning […]
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South Korean 2018 Olympic chief quits over company trouble

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 13:28

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The business tycoon who led South Korea’s organizing committee for the 2018 Winter Olympics quit on Tuesday amid escalating financial troubles at the business group his family controls. Seoul’s Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourisms accepted the resignation of Cho Yang-ho, according to a ministry official who didn’t want to […]
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South Korean 2018 Olympic chief quits over company trouble

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 13:28

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The business tycoon who led South Korea’s organizing committee for the 2018 Winter Olympics quit on Tuesday amid escalating financial troubles at the business group his family controls. Seoul’s Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourisms accepted the resignation of Cho Yang-ho, according to a ministry official who didn’t want to […]
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Survey finds bribery runs highest among courts in Mideast

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 13:19

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A new report released on Tuesday by an anti-corruption watchdog shows that on average, almost a third of the people in nine countries surveyed in the Middle East have had to pay a bribe to access some kind of public service. The poll by Transparency International also found that […]
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Survey finds bribery runs highest among courts in Mideast

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 13:19

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A new report released on Tuesday by an anti-corruption watchdog shows that on average, almost a third of the people in nine countries surveyed in the Middle East have had to pay a bribe to access some kind of public service. The poll by Transparency International also found that […]
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Mariners persevere in victory over Oakland

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 13:11

Four relievers help Seattle escape with 4-3 victory over Athletics.
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Mariners persevere in victory over Oakland

Seattle Mariners - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 13:11

Four relievers help Seattle escape with 4-3 victory over Athletics. Closer Steve Cishek overcomes wildness in ninth inning for his seventh save of the season.
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Mariners persevere in victory over Oakland

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 13:11

Four relievers help Seattle escape with 4-3 victory over Athletics.
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Australia cuts key interest rate to record low 1.75 percent

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 13:05

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Australia’s central bank has cut its benchmark interest rate to a record low 1.75 percent, citing lower-than-expected inflationary pressures. The Reserve Bank of Australia’s board decided Tuesday to cut the cash rate by a quarter percentage point from its previous low of 2 percent. The board last cut rates about […]
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Australia cuts key interest rate to record low 1.75 percent

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 13:05

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Australia’s central bank has cut its benchmark interest rate to a record low 1.75 percent, citing lower-than-expected inflationary pressures. The Reserve Bank of Australia’s board decided Tuesday to cut the cash rate by a quarter percentage point from its previous low of 2 percent. The board last cut rates about […]
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Despite all the pros and cons, this step backward for the NBA in Seattle feels disappointing

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 12:53

This town is home to some of the best grassroots basketball in the country, and without a pro franchise, well, it just feels incomplete.
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Despite all the pros and cons, this step backward for the NBA in Seattle feels disappointing

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 12:53

This town is home to some of the best grassroots basketball in the country, and without a pro franchise, well, it just feels incomplete.
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Get to know the 10 Seahawks draft picks

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 12:44

The Seahawks added 10 players in the 2016 NFL draft, focused primarily on filling needs along the offensive and defensive lines. Get to know each one of Seattle's new players in the list below.
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Get to know the 10 Seahawks draft picks

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 12:44

The Seahawks added 10 players in the 2016 NFL draft, focused primarily on filling needs along the offensive and defensive lines. Get to know each one of Seattle's new players in the list below.
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Hollywood film to revisit events on Chappaquiddick in 1969

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 12:40

BOSTON (AP) — During a week in which the eyes of the nation were focused on NASA’s first moon landing, a tragic drama played out on a tiny Massachusetts island that would have political ramifications for decades to follow. The late Democratic Sen. Edward Kennedy’s actions, explanations and motives in the hours and days after […]
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