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APNewsBreak: AP source: Arrieta, Cubs agree at $10.7M

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 12:36

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta has agreed to a $10.7 million, one-year contract, avoiding arbitration with the highest one-year deal for a pitcher with four years of major league service. A person familiar with the negotiations disclosed the agreement on Friday night. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of […]
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APNewsBreak: AP source: Arrieta, Cubs agree at $10.7M

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 12:36

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta has agreed to a $10.7 million, one-year contract, avoiding arbitration with the highest one-year deal for a pitcher with four years of major league service. A person familiar with the negotiations disclosed the agreement on Friday night. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of […]
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Top UN human rights official arrives in Sri Lanka

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 12:28

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The top U.N. human rights official has arrived in Sri Lanka on a four-day visit aimed at reviewing the measures taken by the island-nation to investigate alleged atrocities committed during the long civil war that left tens of thousands dead. The visit by Zeid Raad al-Hussein follows last year’s resolution […]
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Top UN human rights official arrives in Sri Lanka

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 12:28

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The top U.N. human rights official has arrived in Sri Lanka on a four-day visit aimed at reviewing the measures taken by the island-nation to investigate alleged atrocities committed during the long civil war that left tens of thousands dead. The visit by Zeid Raad al-Hussein follows last year’s resolution […]
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Roger Goodell wants ejections for two personal-foul penalties

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 12:16

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is pushing to require the ejection of any player who is flagged for two personal fouls in a game.
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Roger Goodell wants ejections for two personal-foul penalties

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 12:16

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is pushing to require the ejection of any player who is flagged for two personal fouls in a game.
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Teen driver in crash says she was texting, using Snapchat

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 12:12

The teen suffered minor injuries and was cited on suspicion of reckless driving.
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Teen driver in crash says she was texting, using Snapchat

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 12:12

The teen suffered minor injuries and was cited on suspicion of reckless driving.
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt gets some roast with his Hasty Pudding

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 12:04

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Joseph Gordon-Levitt has gotten a little roast along with his pudding. In keeping with tradition, “The Walk” actor was feted and roasted as Harvard University’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals Man of the Year on Friday. The collegiate theatrical organization says it selected the 34-year-old Gordon-Levitt as its 2016 honoree because he’s a […]
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt gets some roast with his Hasty Pudding

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 12:04

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Joseph Gordon-Levitt has gotten a little roast along with his pudding. In keeping with tradition, “The Walk” actor was feted and roasted as Harvard University’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals Man of the Year on Friday. The collegiate theatrical organization says it selected the 34-year-old Gordon-Levitt as its 2016 honoree because he’s a […]
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GOP candidates look to N.H. voters for breakout opportunity

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 12:03

With New Hampshire voters set to cast ballots Tuesday in the nation’s first primary, each debate thrust and parry will be crucial.
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GOP candidates look to N.H. voters for breakout opportunity

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 12:03

With New Hampshire voters set to cast ballots Tuesday in the nation’s first primary, each debate thrust and parry will be crucial.
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James Hahn gives rowdy Phoenix Open crowd a ‘show’

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 11:57

Hahn had a 10-under 132 total on TPC Scottsdale’s Stadium Course to enter the weekend a stroke ahead of Rickie Fowler and Danny Lee. Fowler birdied his final hole for a 68, and Lee had a 66.
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James Hahn gives rowdy Phoenix Open crowd a ‘show’

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 11:57

Hahn had a 10-under 132 total on TPC Scottsdale’s Stadium Course to enter the weekend a stroke ahead of Rickie Fowler and Danny Lee. Fowler birdied his final hole for a 68, and Lee had a 66.
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Man who gave name to “Peanuts'” Linus dies at age 90

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 11:51

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Linus Maurer, a cartoonist and illustrator whose old friend Charles Schulz borrowed his first name for Charlie Brown’s sidekick in his “Peanuts” comic strip, has died. Maurer’s longtime partner Mary Jo Starsiak said Friday that Maurer died Jan. 29 at age 90 in Sonoma, California. She said Maurer had suffered from […]
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Man who gave name to “Peanuts'” Linus dies at age 90

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 11:51

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Linus Maurer, a cartoonist and illustrator whose old friend Charles Schulz borrowed his first name for Charlie Brown’s sidekick in his “Peanuts” comic strip, has died. Maurer’s longtime partner Mary Jo Starsiak said Friday that Maurer died Jan. 29 at age 90 in Sonoma, California. She said Maurer had suffered from […]
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Louisville announces postseason ban for men’s basketball

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 11:48

James Ramsey, university president, announced a one-year postseason ban for the 19th-ranked Louisville men’s basketball team amid ongoing investigations into a sex scandal. Cardinals coach Rick Pitino expressed surprise at the decision.
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Louisville announces postseason ban for men’s basketball

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 11:48

James Ramsey, university president, announced a one-year postseason ban for the 19th-ranked Louisville men’s basketball team amid ongoing investigations into a sex scandal. Cardinals coach Rick Pitino expressed surprise at the decision.
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Johnny Manziel’s father fears for his son, saying he is refusing treatment

NBA - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 11:46

With Johnny Manziel’s professional career in doubt and his personal life crumbling, his father fears for his safety.
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Johnny Manziel’s father fears for his son, saying he is refusing treatment

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 02/06/2016 - 11:46

With Johnny Manziel’s professional career in doubt and his personal life crumbling, his father fears for his safety.
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