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WSU Cougars QB Luke Falk reflects on season and Midnight Maneuvers

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 04:34

Washington State quarterback Luke Falk took a break from Midnight Maneuvers on Wednesday night and hopped a quick flight to Seattle with his girlfriend, WSU track and field athlete Mallori Lindberg, to attend the MTR Western Sports Star Awards at the Paramount Theater.
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WSU Cougars QB Luke Falk reflects on season and Midnight Maneuvers

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 04:34

Washington State quarterback Luke Falk took a break from Midnight Maneuvers on Wednesday night and hopped a quick flight to Seattle with his girlfriend, WSU track and field athlete Mallori Lindberg, to attend the MTR Western Sports Star Awards at the Paramount Theater.
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Girl pleads guilty to plotting mom’s death with soldier beau

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 04:33

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A 14-year-old Pennsylvania girl accused of plotting with her soldier boyfriend to kill her mother has pleaded guilty in a deal with prosecutors. The Lehigh County district attorney’s office says Jamie Silvonek entered the plea Thursday and will be sentenced to 35 years to life in prison. Senior Deputy District Attorney […]
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Girl pleads guilty to plotting mom’s death with soldier beau

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 04:33

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A 14-year-old Pennsylvania girl accused of plotting with her soldier boyfriend to kill her mother has pleaded guilty in a deal with prosecutors. The Lehigh County district attorney’s office says Jamie Silvonek entered the plea Thursday and will be sentenced to 35 years to life in prison. Senior Deputy District Attorney […]
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Last hours of armed standoff play out online for listeners

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 04:33

The end of a nearly six-week-long standoff at an Oregon wildlife refuge played out live on the Internet, with tens of thousands of people listening as supporters encouraged the last armed occupiers to surrender. An open phone line broadcast on YouTube gave a glimpse into the final hours of the standoff, with the four remaining […]
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Last hours of armed standoff play out online for listeners

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 04:33

The end of a nearly six-week-long standoff at an Oregon wildlife refuge played out live on the Internet, with tens of thousands of people listening as supporters encouraged the last armed occupiers to surrender. An open phone line broadcast on YouTube gave a glimpse into the final hours of the standoff, with the four remaining […]
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Colorado gun shop owner charged with illegally selling guns

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 04:31

DENVER (AP) — A Colorado gun shop owner who appeared on the reality show “American Guns” is accused of illegally selling firearms after losing his license. U.S. Attorney John Walsh announced Thursday that 52-year-old Richard Wyatt was indicted by a grand jury on conspiracy and tax charges and dealing guns without a license Tuesday. According […]
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Colorado gun shop owner charged with illegally selling guns

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 04:31

DENVER (AP) — A Colorado gun shop owner who appeared on the reality show “American Guns” is accused of illegally selling firearms after losing his license. U.S. Attorney John Walsh announced Thursday that 52-year-old Richard Wyatt was indicted by a grand jury on conspiracy and tax charges and dealing guns without a license Tuesday. According […]
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At ACT, ‘Buzzer’ a timely tale of race and gentrification

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 04:29

A review of “Buzzer,” on stage at ACT in Seattle through Feb. 21.
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At ACT, ‘Buzzer’ a timely tale of race and gentrification

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 04:29

A review of “Buzzer,” on stage at ACT in Seattle through Feb. 21.
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Brad Paisley, a country pro, plays Tacoma Dome Saturday

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 04:28

Brad Paisley’s most recent album, ‘Moonshine,’ is a dud, but he’ll surely give the fans what they want at the Tacoma Dome on Saturday, Feb. 13.
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Brad Paisley, a country pro, plays Tacoma Dome Saturday

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 04:28

Brad Paisley’s most recent album, ‘Moonshine,’ is a dud, but he’ll surely give the fans what they want at the Tacoma Dome on Saturday, Feb. 13.
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Mariners spring position preview: The search for a platoon partner with first baseman Adam Lind

Seattle Mariners - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 03:40

Here’s is our spring-training position preview of the first-base position. Mariners pitchers and catchers report to Peoria, Ariz., on Feb. 19.
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Mariners 2016 spring training position previews: The search for a platoon partner with Adam Lind

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 03:40

First base hasn’t exactly been position of outstanding production over the past few years from an individual or collective standpoint for the Mariners. Known to be a premium position for offensive production, Seattle hasn’t quite received that return from the myriad of players over the years. The Justin Smoak era never materialized in three seasons and […]
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Mariners 2016 spring training position previews: The search for a platoon partner with Adam Lind

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 03:40

First base hasn’t exactly been position of outstanding production over the past few years from an individual or collective standpoint for the Mariners. Known to be a premium position for offensive production, Seattle hasn’t quite received that return from the myriad of players over the years. The Justin Smoak era never materialized in three seasons and […]
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Syrian saved from tip of submerged boat unsure of future

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 03:39

BALIKESIR, Turkey (AP) — A Syrian man saved in a dramatic rescue operation following a migrant boat accident says his goal was to reach Germany but now he is unsure of his future. Pelan Huseyin, 20, was rescued by a Turkish coast guard helicopter Monday as he clung to the tip of an almost submerged […]
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Syrian saved from tip of submerged boat unsure of future

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 03:39

BALIKESIR, Turkey (AP) — A Syrian man saved in a dramatic rescue operation following a migrant boat accident says his goal was to reach Germany but now he is unsure of his future. Pelan Huseyin, 20, was rescued by a Turkish coast guard helicopter Monday as he clung to the tip of an almost submerged […]
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Yankees to dedicate plaque to Mariano Rivera on Aug 14

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 03:35

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees will dedicate a plaque for retired relief pitcher Mariano Rivera in Monument Park at Yankee Stadium on Aug. 14 before a game against Tampa Bay. Rivera, who retired after the 2013 season, helped New York win five World Series. He is the major league career saves leader in the […]
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Yankees to dedicate plaque to Mariano Rivera on Aug 14

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 03:35

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees will dedicate a plaque for retired relief pitcher Mariano Rivera in Monument Park at Yankee Stadium on Aug. 14 before a game against Tampa Bay. Rivera, who retired after the 2013 season, helped New York win five World Series. He is the major league career saves leader in the […]
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In terror case, judge rejects inmate’s mistreatment claims

NBA - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 03:35

NEW YORK (AP) — A judge has rejected the medical malpractice claims of a New York City-born man serving a 15-year prison sentence for supporting al-Qaida. Wesam El-Hanafi had asked Manhattan federal Judge Gregory Woods to find the U.S. government liable for failing to quickly diagnose a medical condition that can lead to blood clots. […]
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