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The Latest: Sweden: UN panel: Assange detention ‘arbitrary’

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 23:00

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and impending finding by a U.N. body on his detention (all times local): 2:55 p.m. Sweden’s foreign ministry says that a U.N. panel has concluded that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s detention is “arbitrary.” Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Katarina Byrenius Roslund told The Associated Press that Sweden […]
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Eden Hill: provocative and delicious — including the crispy pig head candy bar

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 23:00

This Queen Anne newcomer is “provocative, but approachable, and consistently delicious.”
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Feb. 4 TV Picks: ‘DC’s Legends of Tomorrow’ on The CW

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 23:00

Also airing Thursday Feb. 4, 2016: “American Idol” on Fox and “The Blacklist” on NBC.
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Here’s how to protect your peach trees from deadly leaf curl disease

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 23:00

Several peach varieties have recently become available that are resistant to peach leaf curl disease. But even resistant varieties need special care for five years after being planted to avoid leaf curl.
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Should parents write letter from departed cat to sad son?

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 23:00

Advice columnist Carolyn Hax: “Stepping in here would just postpone your son’s chance to learn to manage his grief.”
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Working for love: Online dating is starting to feel like a second job

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 23:00

Is online dating more trouble than it’s worth? Looking for love has turned into a data-driven quest for perfection.
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A Scottish sailing ship, and its Seattle dock, didn’t last long

NBA - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 23:00

The Ecclefechan sailed to Seattle in the late 19th century, moored at Baker’s Dock. The dock was wiped out by a storm in 1892, and the mighty ship was destroyed after running aground on the Scottish coast in 1900.
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Eden Hill: provocative and delicious — including the crispy pig head candy bar

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 23:00

This Queen Anne newcomer is “provocative, but approachable, and consistently delicious.”
Categories: Sports Center

Feb. 4 TV Picks: ‘DC’s Legends of Tomorrow’ on The CW

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 23:00

Also airing Thursday Feb. 4, 2016: “American Idol” on Fox and “The Blacklist” on NBC.
Categories: Sports Center

Here’s how to protect your peach trees from deadly leaf curl disease

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 23:00

Several peach varieties have recently become available that are resistant to peach leaf curl disease. But even resistant varieties need special care for five years after being planted to avoid leaf curl.
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Should parents write letter from departed cat to sad son?

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 23:00

Advice columnist Carolyn Hax: “Stepping in here would just postpone your son’s chance to learn to manage his grief.”
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Working for love: Online dating is starting to feel like a second job

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 23:00

Is online dating more trouble than it’s worth? Looking for love has turned into a data-driven quest for perfection.
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A Scottish sailing ship, and its Seattle dock, didn’t last long

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 02/04/2016 - 23:00

The Ecclefechan sailed to Seattle in the late 19th century, moored at Baker’s Dock. The dock was wiped out by a storm in 1892, and the mighty ship was destroyed after running aground on the Scottish coast in 1900.
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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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