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Obama says faith is ‘great cure’ for fear

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 22:57

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says faith is the “great cure” for the fear that sometimes leads people to do “funny things.” He says his faith also helps him deal with the “unique elements of my job.” The president made the comments at the annual National Prayer Breakfast in Washington. It’s his final address […]
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Obama says faith is ‘great cure’ for fear

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 22:57

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says faith is the “great cure” for the fear that sometimes leads people to do “funny things.” He says his faith also helps him deal with the “unique elements of my job.” The president made the comments at the annual National Prayer Breakfast in Washington. It’s his final address […]
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Tribune Publishing gets $44.4M from Chicago investor

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 22:16

CHICAGO (AP) — Tribune Publishing is getting a $44.4 million cash boost from an investor in Chicago who will become the nonexecutive chairman of the company that owns the Chicago Tribune and the Los Angeles Times. The company also suspended its quarterly dividend Thursday to raise much needed cash in the aftermath of an extraordinarily […]
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Tribune Publishing gets $44.4M from Chicago investor

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 22:16

CHICAGO (AP) — Tribune Publishing is getting a $44.4 million cash boost from an investor in Chicago who will become the nonexecutive chairman of the company that owns the Chicago Tribune and the Los Angeles Times. The company also suspended its quarterly dividend Thursday to raise much needed cash in the aftermath of an extraordinarily […]
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Ex-officer to be resentenced in post-Katrina body burning

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 22:12

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A former New Orleans police officer is about to learn whether he will get time cut from his 17-year prison sentence over the burning of a car with a shooting victim’s body in it in the days after Hurricane Katrina. Gregory McRae is scheduled for a Thursday sentencing hearing. He was […]
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Ex-officer to be resentenced in post-Katrina body burning

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 22:12

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A former New Orleans police officer is about to learn whether he will get time cut from his 17-year prison sentence over the burning of a car with a shooting victim’s body in it in the days after Hurricane Katrina. Gregory McRae is scheduled for a Thursday sentencing hearing. He was […]
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Students, librarians urge professors to use free, online textbooks

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 22:10

Nearly a third of college students must dip into financial aid to pay for textbooks, but there's a growing online library of free textbooks that can help students save money, an advocacy group says.
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Students, librarians urge professors to use free, online textbooks

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 22:10

Nearly a third of college students must dip into financial aid to pay for textbooks, but there's a growing online library of free textbooks that can help students save money, an advocacy group says.
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Singer Andra Day rises as soul songstress

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 22:04

ATLANTA (AP) — A phone call from Stevie Wonder changed Andra Day’s life. He called Day and asked if he could work with her. Wonder heard about the songstress from his now ex-wife Kai Millard Morris, who discovered Day in a video clip. The clip showed Day singing in front of a strip mall in […]
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Singer Andra Day rises as soul songstress

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 22:04

ATLANTA (AP) — A phone call from Stevie Wonder changed Andra Day’s life. He called Day and asked if he could work with her. Wonder heard about the songstress from his now ex-wife Kai Millard Morris, who discovered Day in a video clip. The clip showed Day singing in front of a strip mall in […]
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Smokehouse blaze trickles down in small Virginia town

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 22:04

The fire that destroyed Edwards Virginia Smokehouse caused no injuries, but it has left this close-knit community in Surry, Va., in shock, destroying a business that is deeply embedded in local lore and depriving the region of one of its largest employers.
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Smokehouse blaze trickles down in small Virginia town

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 22:04

The fire that destroyed Edwards Virginia Smokehouse caused no injuries, but it has left this close-knit community in Surry, Va., in shock, destroying a business that is deeply embedded in local lore and depriving the region of one of its largest employers.
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Chinese-American chefs try to invent a new kind of cuisine

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 22:03

Most of these chefs have never been to China and have no Chinese culinary training, so they are learning as they go, synthesizing the values of the kitchens they know with Chinese elements they do not.
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Super Bowl playbook calls for Loaded Nachos

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 22:03

Layering is the key to loaded nacho perfection.
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Chinese-American chefs try to invent a new kind of cuisine

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 22:03

Most of these chefs have never been to China and have no Chinese culinary training, so they are learning as they go, synthesizing the values of the kitchens they know with Chinese elements they do not.
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Super Bowl playbook calls for Loaded Nachos

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 22:03

Layering is the key to loaded nacho perfection.
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Rant & Rave: Loved AC/DC, hated parking garage

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 22:00

Readers rave about AC/DC, rant about cyclists ignoring one-way signs
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Rant & Rave: Loved AC/DC, hated parking garage

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 22:00

Readers rave about AC/DC, rant about cyclists ignoring one-way signs
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Country legend Merle Haggard cancels February shows

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 21:57

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country legend Merle Haggard has canceled his shows in February due to health issues caused by pneumonia in both lungs. A statement released by his publicist said the singer-songwriter was still feeling weak from his recent struggle with the illness and has decided to seek further treatment. The statement said Haggard […]
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Country legend Merle Haggard cancels February shows

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 21:57

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country legend Merle Haggard has canceled his shows in February due to health issues caused by pneumonia in both lungs. A statement released by his publicist said the singer-songwriter was still feeling weak from his recent struggle with the illness and has decided to seek further treatment. The statement said Haggard […]
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