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33 rescued lions arrive in South Africa in airlift

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 04:47

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The roars of lions filled the cargo section of Johannesburg’s OR Tambo International Airport Saturday evening as 33 lions rescued from South American circuses landed in South Africa where they will be released into a bush sanctuary for big cats. It was the largest airlift of lions in history, said Jan Creamer, […]
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Meet Alex Collins, Seahawks’ fifth-round pick (No. 171) in 2016 NFL draft

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 04:40

Collins was ranked by some as the top running-back recruit in the country in 2012.
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Meet Alex Collins, Seahawks’ fifth-round pick (No. 171) in 2016 NFL draft

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 04:40

Collins was ranked by some as the top running-back recruit in the country in 2012.
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Texas HS softball team loses title on final out that wasn’t

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 04:36

MCKINNEY, Texas (AP) — It ain’t over until a team is sure the umpire has signaled the final out. A Dallas-area high school softball team lost a district championship game Friday night by celebrating too soon while three runs scored after an umpire called a runner safe when the team thought it had gotten the […]
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Texas HS softball team loses title on final out that wasn’t

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 04:36

MCKINNEY, Texas (AP) — It ain’t over until a team is sure the umpire has signaled the final out. A Dallas-area high school softball team lost a district championship game Friday night by celebrating too soon while three runs scored after an umpire called a runner safe when the team thought it had gotten the […]
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How your members of Congress voted

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 04:16

Here’s how Washington’s members of Congress voted on major issues in the week ending April 29. Congress is now in recess until the week of May 9.
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How your members of Congress voted

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 04:16

Here’s how Washington’s members of Congress voted on major issues in the week ending April 29. Congress is now in recess until the week of May 9.
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New Seahawks RB Alex Collins prepared for NFL draft with Irish dancing

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 04:14

Alex Collins, the Seahawks' fifth-round pick in the draft, is a big and powerful runner, but he also is light on his feet as a dancer.
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New Seahawks RB Alex Collins prepared for NFL draft with Irish dancing

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 04:14

Alex Collins, the Seahawks' fifth-round pick in the draft, is a big and powerful runner, but he also is light on his feet as a dancer.
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Gene may make you look older than you really are

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 04:08

People who carried a specific gene looked two years older on average than those who did not carry this gene, according to a study in Current Biology.
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Gene may make you look older than you really are

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 04:08

People who carried a specific gene looked two years older on average than those who did not carry this gene, according to a study in Current Biology.
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Former Yakima County sheriff candidate charged with assault

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 03:58

Anthony Bosworth, a gun-rights activist and former candidate for Yakima County sheriff, faces two assault charges.
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Former Yakima County sheriff candidate charged with assault

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 03:58

Anthony Bosworth, a gun-rights activist and former candidate for Yakima County sheriff, faces two assault charges.
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Game 7’s to decide Miami-Charlotte, Toronto-Indiana series

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 03:55

MIAMI (AP) — The mere mention of Game 7 got Dwyane Wade’s undivided attention. He knows there’s nothing better. There were two ultimate games in the entirety of the 2015 NBA Playoffs, and there will be two on Sunday alone as the first round of this postseason draws to a close. Charlotte goes to Miami […]
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Game 7’s to decide Miami-Charlotte, Toronto-Indiana series

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 03:55

MIAMI (AP) — The mere mention of Game 7 got Dwyane Wade’s undivided attention. He knows there’s nothing better. There were two ultimate games in the entirety of the 2015 NBA Playoffs, and there will be two on Sunday alone as the first round of this postseason draws to a close. Charlotte goes to Miami […]
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Seahawks pick Arkansas RB Alex Collins in fifth round of NFL draft

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 03:39

He is the second running back selected by the Seahawks, who took Notre Dame’s C.J. Prosise in the third round Friday.
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Seahawks pick Arkansas RB Alex Collins in fifth round of NFL draft

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 03:39

He is the second running back selected by the Seahawks, who took Notre Dame’s C.J. Prosise in the third round Friday.
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Judge: California police targeted gays in sting operations

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 03:37

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A judge who said police improperly targeted gay men in sting operations has dismissed charges of lewd conduct and indecent exposure against a man who was arrested in a public bathroom. Superior Court Judge Halim Dhanidina ruled Friday that Rory Moroney’s arrest in 2014 was based on discriminatory enforcement and […]
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Judge: California police targeted gays in sting operations

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 03:37

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A judge who said police improperly targeted gay men in sting operations has dismissed charges of lewd conduct and indecent exposure against a man who was arrested in a public bathroom. Superior Court Judge Halim Dhanidina ruled Friday that Rory Moroney’s arrest in 2014 was based on discriminatory enforcement and […]
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Couple arrested after man killed at Everett homeless encampment

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 03:24

Police arrested a second suspect in the killing of a man found near the Snohomish River in Everett. The victim, David Webster, and the suspects lived in a homeless encampment, police said.
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