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Jury rules against Montana woman’s wrongful-birth lawsuit

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 07:20

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — A Montana jury has ruled against a woman who sought millions of dollars from health care providers that she said failed to diagnose her unborn daughter’s cystic fibrosis. Kerrie Evans of Gardiner testified that she would have had an abortion if she had known her daughter, who is now 5 years […]
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The Latest: Officer dies after gun battle outside Atlanta

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 07:14

RIVERDALE, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on a gun battle during a law enforcement operation in suburban Atlanta that killed an officer and wounded a suspect. (all times local): ___ 6 p.m. Police have identified the officer who died after being shot twice during a law enforcement operation in suburban Atlanta. Most Read StoriesJob cuts […]
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The Latest: Officer dies after gun battle outside Atlanta

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 07:14

RIVERDALE, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on a gun battle during a law enforcement operation in suburban Atlanta that killed an officer and wounded a suspect. (all times local): ___ 6 p.m. Police have identified the officer who died after being shot twice during a law enforcement operation in suburban Atlanta. Most Read StoriesJob cuts […]
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House bill would allow drug testing for food stamps

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 07:10

WASHINGTON (AP) — A key House Republican is renewing a GOP push to allow drug tests for low-income food stamp recipients, a move to help states like Wisconsin, where Gov. Scott Walker has sued the federal government to permit screening. Alabama Rep. Robert Aderholt unveiled the measure on Thursday as Republicans look to find savings […]
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House bill would allow drug testing for food stamps

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 07:10

WASHINGTON (AP) — A key House Republican is renewing a GOP push to allow drug tests for low-income food stamp recipients, a move to help states like Wisconsin, where Gov. Scott Walker has sued the federal government to permit screening. Alabama Rep. Robert Aderholt unveiled the measure on Thursday as Republicans look to find savings […]
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District gymnastics championships kick off Saturday

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 07:06

More than two dozen teams are taking aim at 12 state berths available for this year’s state gymnastics championships.
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District gymnastics championships kick off Saturday

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 07:06

More than two dozen teams are taking aim at 12 state berths available for this year’s state gymnastics championships.
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Boise State tries to rebound from controversial ending

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 07:00

Boise State coach Leon Rice is still trying to wrap his head around this basketball brainteaser: Beating the buzzer with a winning basket doesn’t necessarily mean you win the game. Perplexed? So were the Broncos after James Webb III banked in a 3-pointer with no time left in overtime to give them what they thought […]
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Boise State tries to rebound from controversial ending

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 07:00

Boise State coach Leon Rice is still trying to wrap his head around this basketball brainteaser: Beating the buzzer with a winning basket doesn’t necessarily mean you win the game. Perplexed? So were the Broncos after James Webb III banked in a 3-pointer with no time left in overtime to give them what they thought […]
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Ex-Irish bank executive agrees to return to Ireland

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 07:00

BOSTON (AP) — The former chief executive of Anglo Irish Bank, now living in Boston, has dropped his fight against extradition and agreed to return to Ireland to face fraud charges. Irish investigators have accused David Drumm of conspiring to conceal massive losses from shareholders. He left Ireland after the bank collapsed. He moved in […]
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Ex-Irish bank executive agrees to return to Ireland

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 07:00

BOSTON (AP) — The former chief executive of Anglo Irish Bank, now living in Boston, has dropped his fight against extradition and agreed to return to Ireland to face fraud charges. Irish investigators have accused David Drumm of conspiring to conceal massive losses from shareholders. He left Ireland after the bank collapsed. He moved in […]
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Assistant attorney general who advised on prisoner-release error resigns

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 06:44

Attorney General Bob Ferguson said he has accepted the resignation of Assistant Attorney General Ronda Larson, who advised Department of Corrections officials years ago not to hand calculate prison sentences — something that might have stopped inmates from being released too early.
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Assistant attorney general who advised on prisoner-release error resigns

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 06:44

Attorney General Bob Ferguson said he has accepted the resignation of Assistant Attorney General Ronda Larson, who advised Department of Corrections officials years ago not to hand calculate prison sentences — something that might have stopped inmates from being released too early.
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Lawsuit: Principal was warned about volunteer’s behavior

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 06:44

GLENARDEN, Md. (AP) — A lawsuit filed against a public school system in Maryland claims that the predatory behavior of a volunteer, who is now facing criminal charges, was known by students and teachers and even reported to the school’s principal. The guardian of a 9-year-old Judge Sylvania Woods Elementary School student is suing Prince […]
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Lawsuit: Principal was warned about volunteer’s behavior

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 06:44

GLENARDEN, Md. (AP) — A lawsuit filed against a public school system in Maryland claims that the predatory behavior of a volunteer, who is now facing criminal charges, was known by students and teachers and even reported to the school’s principal. The guardian of a 9-year-old Judge Sylvania Woods Elementary School student is suing Prince […]
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Utility estimates Los Angeles-area gas leak will cost at least $250 million to $300 million

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 06:41

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Utility estimates Los Angeles-area gas leak will cost at least $250 million to $300 million.
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Utility estimates Los Angeles-area gas leak will cost at least $250 million to $300 million

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 06:41

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Utility estimates Los Angeles-area gas leak will cost at least $250 million to $300 million.
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Police: Suicide may be reason man shot by Florida deputy

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 06:33

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A police detective has testified that a mentally troubled man fatally shot by a Florida deputy while carrying an air rifle may have been attempting to commit so-called “suicide by cop.” Broward Sheriff’s Office Detective John Curcio also testified Thursday he believes Deputy Peter Peraza was justified in shooting 33-year-old […]
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Police: Suicide may be reason man shot by Florida deputy

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 06:33

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A police detective has testified that a mentally troubled man fatally shot by a Florida deputy while carrying an air rifle may have been attempting to commit so-called “suicide by cop.” Broward Sheriff’s Office Detective John Curcio also testified Thursday he believes Deputy Peter Peraza was justified in shooting 33-year-old […]
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NY man arrested after waving gun-like object on live TV

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 06:30

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City police say a Brooklyn man caught on camera waving what appeared to be a handgun behind a television reporter during a live broadcast has been arrested. Thirty-three-year-old Simon Khanukov was arrested Thursday on menacing and harassment charges. Police say Khanukov waved the weapon-like object while standing behind a […]
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