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Sounders Copa America Centenario call-ups to miss at least two MLS games

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 06:14

The Sounders players who make their final national team rosters for this summer's Copa America Centenario will miss at least two Major League Soccer matches, probably more if their squad qualifies for the knockout round, Seattle coach Sigi Schmid confirmed on Monday.
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Inslee directs health officials to step up focus on lead risks

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 06:09

Washington health officials will review the state’s screening for and response to potential lead poisoning in water supplies and other sources, following a directive issued Monday by Gov. Jay Inslee.
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Inslee directs health officials to step up focus on lead risks

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 06:09

Washington health officials will review the state’s screening for and response to potential lead poisoning in water supplies and other sources, following a directive issued Monday by Gov. Jay Inslee.
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Seahawks coach Pete Carroll says first-round pick Germain Ifedi is a guard, for now

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 06:05

After saying earlier Germain Ifedi would play right tackle, coach Pete Carroll on Monday said the first-round pick will start out at right guard.
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Seahawks coach Pete Carroll says first-round pick Germain Ifedi is a guard, for now

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 06:05

After saying earlier Germain Ifedi would play right tackle, coach Pete Carroll on Monday said the first-round pick will start out at right guard.
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Ultimate underdog: Leicester triumph will inspire for years

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 06:05

LONDON (AP) — Whenever sporting fans say they dare to dream in future, Leicester City shows they really can. Sometimes it just takes a long, long time. Leicester has now given hope to sports fans the world over after its astonishing rise to win the Premier League. Whenever athletes face richer rivals with more talent […]
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Ultimate underdog: Leicester triumph will inspire for years

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 06:05

LONDON (AP) — Whenever sporting fans say they dare to dream in future, Leicester City shows they really can. Sometimes it just takes a long, long time. Leicester has now given hope to sports fans the world over after its astonishing rise to win the Premier League. Whenever athletes face richer rivals with more talent […]
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Rates drop at weekly US Treasury bill auction

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 05:58

WASHINGTON (AP) — Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills fell in Monday’s auction, with rates on three-month bills dipping to their lowest point since January. The Treasury Department auctioned $28 billion in three-month bills at a discount rate of 0.220 percent, down from 0.250 percent last week. Another $24 billion in six-month bills was auctioned […]
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Rates drop at weekly US Treasury bill auction

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 05:58

WASHINGTON (AP) — Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills fell in Monday’s auction, with rates on three-month bills dipping to their lowest point since January. The Treasury Department auctioned $28 billion in three-month bills at a discount rate of 0.220 percent, down from 0.250 percent last week. Another $24 billion in six-month bills was auctioned […]
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A year later, could Mayweather and Pacquiao do it again?

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 05:58

LAS VEGAS (AP) — They met a year ago this week in a fight that was the richest ever, even if it disappointed most of the millions who watched it. Now there are rumblings, however slight, that Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao might be persuaded to do it again. “I would say there is […]
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A year later, could Mayweather and Pacquiao do it again?

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 05:58

LAS VEGAS (AP) — They met a year ago this week in a fight that was the richest ever, even if it disappointed most of the millions who watched it. Now there are rumblings, however slight, that Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao might be persuaded to do it again. “I would say there is […]
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Enbridge predicts $62M in fines, penalties tied to oil spill

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 05:54

MARSHALL, Mich. (AP) — A pipeline company says it expects $62 million in fines and penalties related to a 2010 Michigan oil spill. In a filing Monday with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Enbridge says $55 million represents penalties under federal water law. The Alberta-based company says no final fine or penalty has been ordered […]
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Enbridge predicts $62M in fines, penalties tied to oil spill

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 05:54

MARSHALL, Mich. (AP) — A pipeline company says it expects $62 million in fines and penalties related to a 2010 Michigan oil spill. In a filing Monday with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Enbridge says $55 million represents penalties under federal water law. The Alberta-based company says no final fine or penalty has been ordered […]
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Crossing guard manager hits, kills teen near school bus stop

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 05:52

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a central Florida crossing guard supervisor’s vehicle has hit and killed a teen running across a street to catch a school bus. A Polk County Sheriff’s Office news release says 17-year-old Kalen Kirk was heading to his bus Monday morning when the sheriff’s office employee hit the George Jenkins […]
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Crossing guard manager hits, kills teen near school bus stop

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 05:52

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a central Florida crossing guard supervisor’s vehicle has hit and killed a teen running across a street to catch a school bus. A Polk County Sheriff’s Office news release says 17-year-old Kalen Kirk was heading to his bus Monday morning when the sheriff’s office employee hit the George Jenkins […]
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Marines investigating claim about men in Iwo Jima photo

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

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Marine Corps says it has begun investigating whether it mistakenly identified one of the men shown raising the U.S. flag at Iwo Jima in one of the iconic images of World War II after two amateur history buffs began raising questions about the picture. The Marines announced its inquiry […]
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Marines investigating claim about men in Iwo Jima photo

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

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Marine Corps says it has begun investigating whether it mistakenly identified one of the men shown raising the U.S. flag at Iwo Jima in one of the iconic images of World War II after two amateur history buffs began raising questions about the picture. The Marines announced its inquiry […]
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CDC investigates after 97 fall ill on Disney cruise ship out of Miami

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 05:46

Vomiting was primary symptom on Bahamas cruise.
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CDC investigates after 97 fall ill on Disney cruise ship out of Miami

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 05:46

Vomiting was primary symptom on Bahamas cruise.
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How little Leicester pulled off the seemingly impossible

NBA - Tue, 05/03/2016 - 05:15

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Leicester has pulled off the seemingly impossible and won the English Premier League. It’s a sentence few can ever have imagined saying. So, how has a humdrum team from central England that was nearly relegated last season managed, and was in administration seven years ago, overcome the mega-rich giants of the […]
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