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Mitch Penner scores 37 points as SPU men win over Concordia

NBA - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 13:51

Penner registered the highest scoring game by an SPU player since Chris Banchero had 41 in 2010.
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Mitch Penner scores 37 points as SPU men win over Concordia

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 13:51

Penner registered the highest scoring game by an SPU player since Chris Banchero had 41 in 2010.
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Brazil minister says no plans to cancel Rio Games

NBA - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 13:48

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian organizers have reiterated they have no intention of canceling the Rio de Janeiro Olympics because of the outbreak of the Zika virus, with Sports Minister George Hilton saying the topic “is not in discussion.” Hilton issued a statement Thursday saying he “lamented material and opinions in the press” speculating […]
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Brazil minister says no plans to cancel Rio Games

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 13:48

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian organizers have reiterated they have no intention of canceling the Rio de Janeiro Olympics because of the outbreak of the Zika virus, with Sports Minister George Hilton saying the topic “is not in discussion.” Hilton issued a statement Thursday saying he “lamented material and opinions in the press” speculating […]
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Tattoos, martial arts and poker? Casinos wooing millennials

NBA - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 13:47

BOSTON (AP) — Casinos worried that millennials aren’t getting into traditional gambling like their parents and grandparents are bringing in tattoo studios, mixed martial arts competitions and other offbeat attractions to attract a younger clientele. In New England, where a regional casino war is afoot, Connecticut’s Foxwoods is remaking one of its gambling floors — […]
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Tattoos, martial arts and poker? Casinos wooing millennials

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 13:47

BOSTON (AP) — Casinos worried that millennials aren’t getting into traditional gambling like their parents and grandparents are bringing in tattoo studios, mixed martial arts competitions and other offbeat attractions to attract a younger clientele. In New England, where a regional casino war is afoot, Connecticut’s Foxwoods is remaking one of its gambling floors — […]
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Subway riders dismiss NYPD plan to wake snoozing passengers

NBA - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 13:36

NEW YORK (AP) — Even in the city that never sleeps, there’s at least one place New Yorkers value a little shuteye. On late-night and early-morning subway rides, it’s common to see passengers dozing off (or passing out) on the way home. But New York City’s police commissioner is sounding the alarm. More than half […]
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Subway riders dismiss NYPD plan to wake snoozing passengers

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 13:36

NEW YORK (AP) — Even in the city that never sleeps, there’s at least one place New Yorkers value a little shuteye. On late-night and early-morning subway rides, it’s common to see passengers dozing off (or passing out) on the way home. But New York City’s police commissioner is sounding the alarm. More than half […]
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Zach LaVine will defend his dunk title

NBA - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 13:30

Stephen Curry will defend his title in the three-point contest, Zach LaVine from Bothell High School will try for another dunk championship and some All-Star big men will compete for the Skills Challenge crown.
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Zach LaVine will defend his dunk title

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 13:30

Stephen Curry will defend his title in the three-point contest, Zach LaVine from Bothell High School will try for another dunk championship and some All-Star big men will compete for the Skills Challenge crown.
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Sheriff launches internal probe of escape of 3 jail inmates

NBA - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 13:24

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Orange County’s sheriff has formally announced an internal administrative investigation of how three violent inmates broke out of a Southern California jail. Sheriff Sandra Hutchens said in a statement Thursday night that the probe is underway and will include determining the facts behind the breakout, the factors that contributed to […]
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Sheriff launches internal probe of escape of 3 jail inmates

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 13:24

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Orange County’s sheriff has formally announced an internal administrative investigation of how three violent inmates broke out of a Southern California jail. Sheriff Sandra Hutchens said in a statement Thursday night that the probe is underway and will include determining the facts behind the breakout, the factors that contributed to […]
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Sparks fly as Democratic candidates feud over labels and ‘smears’

NBA - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 13:23

The dynamic between the two contenders for the Democratic presidential nomination was far more intense — and far more personal — than it has been in their previous faceoffs.
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Sparks fly as Democratic candidates feud over labels and ‘smears’

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 13:23

The dynamic between the two contenders for the Democratic presidential nomination was far more intense — and far more personal — than it has been in their previous faceoffs.
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Teen gang members charged in Los Angeles park killings

NBA - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 13:21

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two teenage gang members have been charged with murdering a 19-year-old woman and her 17-year-old friend last fall in a Los Angeles park and leaving their bodies just off a popular hiking trail where a woman walking her dog found them. Jose Antonio Echeverria, 18, known as Klepto, and Dallas Stone […]
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Teen gang members charged in Los Angeles park killings

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 13:21

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two teenage gang members have been charged with murdering a 19-year-old woman and her 17-year-old friend last fall in a Los Angeles park and leaving their bodies just off a popular hiking trail where a woman walking her dog found them. Jose Antonio Echeverria, 18, known as Klepto, and Dallas Stone […]
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China governor fired for ‘disloyalty’ as Xi tightens grip

NBA - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 13:20

BEIJING (AP) — The governor of a major Chinese province has been accused of disloyalty to the ruling Communist Party and removed from his post, amid a growing consolidation of power by President Xi Jinping that some have likened to a personality cult. Deposed Sichuan Gov. Wei Hong joins a long list of those sidelined […]
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China governor fired for ‘disloyalty’ as Xi tightens grip

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 13:20

BEIJING (AP) — The governor of a major Chinese province has been accused of disloyalty to the ruling Communist Party and removed from his post, amid a growing consolidation of power by President Xi Jinping that some have likened to a personality cult. Deposed Sichuan Gov. Wei Hong joins a long list of those sidelined […]
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30-foot buzzer beater off the glass nets Seattle University men a win

NBA - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 13:15

The Redhawks, who started the season 0-3, have won four straight. Brendan Westendorf made the shot of the game.
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30-foot buzzer beater off the glass nets Seattle University men a win

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/05/2016 - 13:15

The Redhawks, who started the season 0-3, have won four straight. Brendan Westendorf made the shot of the game.
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