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Quarterback uncertainty a theme around the Pac-12 this spring

NBA - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:28

Before being sidelined this spring by a sore arm, former Husky Troy Williams was "probably in the lead" in Utah's three-man quarterback competition.
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Quarterback uncertainty a theme around the Pac-12 this spring

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:28

Before being sidelined this spring by a sore arm, former Husky Troy Williams was "probably in the lead" in Utah's three-man quarterback competition.
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Research pays off when renting a summer getaway

NBA - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:28

Tips for finding your dream rental without getting burned.
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Research pays off when renting a summer getaway

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:28

Tips for finding your dream rental without getting burned.
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Lincoln Clark, Seattle Opera stage director, dies at 90

NBA - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:28

Stage director and tenor Lincoln Clark, a mainstay of Seattle Opera and who had a hand in the company’s first, famed “Ring” cycle, died on April 22 at his home in Edmonds.
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Lincoln Clark, Seattle Opera stage director, dies at 90

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:28

Stage director and tenor Lincoln Clark, a mainstay of Seattle Opera and who had a hand in the company’s first, famed “Ring” cycle, died on April 22 at his home in Edmonds.
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Michelle Obama encourages New York students to reach higher

NBA - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:27

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. first lady Michelle Obama has encouraged thousands of New York City high school seniors to make the most of their college experiences, get involved in campus life and ask for help when they need it. She spoke Tuesday in Harlem to mark the third College Signing Day, part of the […]
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Michelle Obama encourages New York students to reach higher

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:27

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. first lady Michelle Obama has encouraged thousands of New York City high school seniors to make the most of their college experiences, get involved in campus life and ask for help when they need it. She spoke Tuesday in Harlem to mark the third College Signing Day, part of the […]
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FBI: Body found after Kansas shootout was robbery suspect

NBA - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:24

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The FBI says a man’s body found in charred ruins of a Kansas motel room after a shootout that injured three federal agents is that of the robbery suspect they were trying to arrest. The FBI said Tuesday the body was identified as 28-year-old Orlando Collins, and the preliminary conclusion […]
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FBI: Body found after Kansas shootout was robbery suspect

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:24

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The FBI says a man’s body found in charred ruins of a Kansas motel room after a shootout that injured three federal agents is that of the robbery suspect they were trying to arrest. The FBI said Tuesday the body was identified as 28-year-old Orlando Collins, and the preliminary conclusion […]
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Woman charged with kidnapping toddler to be moved to prison

NBA - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:22

SALEM, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts baby sitter accused of kidnapping and assaulting a toddler she cared for will be moved from a mental health hospital to a state prison to await trial. Topsfield resident Abigail Hanna has been held at a Worcester (WUS’-tur) hospital for the past five months. A Salem Superior Court judge […]
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Woman charged with kidnapping toddler to be moved to prison

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:22

SALEM, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts baby sitter accused of kidnapping and assaulting a toddler she cared for will be moved from a mental health hospital to a state prison to await trial. Topsfield resident Abigail Hanna has been held at a Worcester (WUS’-tur) hospital for the past five months. A Salem Superior Court judge […]
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No Thursday Greece eurogroup meeting due to lack of progress

NBA - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:19

BRUSSELS (AP) — The head of the grouping of the 19 euro countries has decided against calling for a special meeting of the countries’ finance ministers on Thursday to discuss the Greek bailout due to lack of progress in talks between international creditors and the government in Athens. The spokesman for eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem […]
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No Thursday Greece eurogroup meeting due to lack of progress

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:19

BRUSSELS (AP) — The head of the grouping of the 19 euro countries has decided against calling for a special meeting of the countries’ finance ministers on Thursday to discuss the Greek bailout due to lack of progress in talks between international creditors and the government in Athens. The spokesman for eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem […]
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Testimony: Man who killed cop asked police to shoot him

NBA - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:17

MANASSAS, Va. (AP) — An Army staff sergeant charged with fatally shooting a police officer working her first shift asked police to shoot him immediately after his arrest, according to testimony Tuesday. A judge found probable cause to send the case against Staff Sgt. Ronald Hamilton, 32, of Woodbridge, to a grand jury for possible […]
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Testimony: Man who killed cop asked police to shoot him

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:17

MANASSAS, Va. (AP) — An Army staff sergeant charged with fatally shooting a police officer working her first shift asked police to shoot him immediately after his arrest, according to testimony Tuesday. A judge found probable cause to send the case against Staff Sgt. Ronald Hamilton, 32, of Woodbridge, to a grand jury for possible […]
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Nielsen’s top programs for April 18-24

NBA - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:12

NEW YORK (AP) — Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for April 18-24. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. 1. “NCIS,” CBS, 14.8 million. 2. “The Big Bang Theory,” CBS, 14.16 million. 3. “NCIS: New Orleans,” CBS, 12.22 million. Most Read StoriesTaxes like Texas: Washington’s system among nation’s most unfair$20 bill decision: No wonder […]
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Nielsen’s top programs for April 18-24

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:12

NEW YORK (AP) — Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for April 18-24. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. 1. “NCIS,” CBS, 14.8 million. 2. “The Big Bang Theory,” CBS, 14.16 million. 3. “NCIS: New Orleans,” CBS, 12.22 million. Most Read StoriesTaxes like Texas: Washington’s system among nation’s most unfair$20 bill decision: No wonder […]
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Nowitzki not retiring, all but certain to return to Mavs

NBA - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:12

DALLAS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki isn’t retiring, and the 7-foot German is all but certain that he will spend a 19th season with the Mavericks. The Dallas star said Tuesday it was “pretty much” crazy talk for coach Rick Carlisle to suggest after a first-round elimination in Oklahoma City that Nowitzki might consider playing elsewhere. […]
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Nowitzki not retiring, all but certain to return to Mavs

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 05:12

DALLAS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki isn’t retiring, and the 7-foot German is all but certain that he will spend a 19th season with the Mavericks. The Dallas star said Tuesday it was “pretty much” crazy talk for coach Rick Carlisle to suggest after a first-round elimination in Oklahoma City that Nowitzki might consider playing elsewhere. […]
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