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Trial set for ex-officer in death of daughter’s boyfriend

Seattle Seahawks - 8 hours 46 min ago

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A new trial date for a former Tulsa police officer accused in the off-duty fatal shooting of his daughter’s boyfriend has been set. Judge Sharon Holmes on Monday scheduled an Oct. 3 jury trial for Shannon Kepler. Kepler, who has retired from the police force, has pleaded not guilty to first-degree […]
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Mother of slain officer wishes police got more respect

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:57

BOSTON (AP) — The mother of a Massachusetts police officer who was shot dead during a weekend traffic stop says she wishes police got more respect. Sharon Tarentino’s comments come as she prepares to bury her son later this week. “I just wish people had a little bit more respect for what they do — […]
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Mother of slain officer wishes police got more respect

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:57

BOSTON (AP) — The mother of a Massachusetts police officer who was shot dead during a weekend traffic stop says she wishes police got more respect. Sharon Tarentino’s comments come as she prepares to bury her son later this week. “I just wish people had a little bit more respect for what they do — […]
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Photos: Mariners lose to Athletics, 5-0

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:52

The Mariners couldn't score in the game on Monday.
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Photos: Mariners lose to Athletics, 5-0

Seattle Mariners - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:52

The Mariners couldn't score in the game on Monday.
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Photos: Mariners lose to Athletics, 5-0

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:52

The Mariners couldn't score in the game on Monday.
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Cosby due in court in Pennsylvania sex-assault case

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:43

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby is due in Pennsylvania court Tuesday morning for a key hearing in his criminal sex-assault case. The preliminary hearing will determine whether prosecutors have enough evidence to send the 78-year-old entertainer to trial. Cosby is accused of drugging and molesting former Temple University employee Andrea Constand at his suburban Philadelphia […]
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Cosby due in court in Pennsylvania sex-assault case

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:43

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby is due in Pennsylvania court Tuesday morning for a key hearing in his criminal sex-assault case. The preliminary hearing will determine whether prosecutors have enough evidence to send the 78-year-old entertainer to trial. Cosby is accused of drugging and molesting former Temple University employee Andrea Constand at his suburban Philadelphia […]
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Round Rock hangs on to defeat Tacoma, 4-3

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:41

Ike Davis hit a three-run home run in the second inning, leading the Round Rock Express to a 4-3 victory over the Tacoma Rainiers in a Pacific Coast League on Monday night.
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Round Rock hangs on to defeat Tacoma, 4-3

Seattle Mariners - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:41

Ike Davis hit a three-run home run in the second inning, leading the Round Rock Express to a 4-3 victory over the Tacoma Rainiers in a Pacific Coast League on Monday night.
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Round Rock hangs on to defeat Tacoma, 4-3

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:41

Ike Davis hit a three-run home run in the second inning, leading the Round Rock Express to a 4-3 victory over the Tacoma Rainiers in a Pacific Coast League on Monday night.
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Kicking the habit: Adult smoking rate in US is falling fast

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:33

NEW YORK (AP) — The nation seems to be kicking its smoking habit faster than ever before. The rate of smoking among adults in the U.S. fell to 15 percent last year thanks to the biggest one-year decline in more than 20 years, according to a new government report. The rate fell 2 percentage points […]
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Kicking the habit: Adult smoking rate in US is falling fast

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:33

NEW YORK (AP) — The nation seems to be kicking its smoking habit faster than ever before. The rate of smoking among adults in the U.S. fell to 15 percent last year thanks to the biggest one-year decline in more than 20 years, according to a new government report. The rate fell 2 percentage points […]
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Refugees and scholars: Colleges offer war-torn a route to US

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:27

BOSTON (AP) — Colleges in the U.S. are opening their doors — and their financial aid — to Syrian refugees. Over the past year, at least a dozen schools have promised to cover full or partial tuition for Syrian refugees who are accepted for enrollment. They join a coalition of more than 60 colleges that […]
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Refugees and scholars: Colleges offer war-torn a route to US

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:27

BOSTON (AP) — Colleges in the U.S. are opening their doors — and their financial aid — to Syrian refugees. Over the past year, at least a dozen schools have promised to cover full or partial tuition for Syrian refugees who are accepted for enrollment. They join a coalition of more than 60 colleges that […]
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Smaller cities across US opening high-tech crime centers

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:21

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Live video feeds from cameras across Hartford, Connecticut, light up a wall of flat-screen monitors in a high-tech room at the city’s old police department, while computers take in data from license plate readers and a gunshot detection system. The department’s new Real-Time Crime and Data Intelligence Center, unveiled by city […]
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Smaller cities across US opening high-tech crime centers

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:21

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Live video feeds from cameras across Hartford, Connecticut, light up a wall of flat-screen monitors in a high-tech room at the city’s old police department, while computers take in data from license plate readers and a gunshot detection system. The department’s new Real-Time Crime and Data Intelligence Center, unveiled by city […]
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Washington women golfers make match-play at NCAAs as No. 4 seeds, face Virginia

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:19

Ying Luo fires a 3-under 69 and Charlotte Thomas makes two eagles for Huskies
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Washington women golfers make match-play at NCAAs as No. 4 seeds, face Virginia

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:19

Ying Luo fires a 3-under 69 and Charlotte Thomas makes two eagles for Huskies
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Suspect in Ohio officer’s fatal shooting has pro bono lawyer

NBA - Tue, 05/24/2016 - 12:16

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio (AP) — One of the two attorneys who represented a man accused of fatally shooting an Ohio policeman and then withdrew from the potential death penalty case will keep that role after all, working for free. Herschel Jones III pleaded not guilty to aggravated murder and other charges in Danville Officer Thomas […]
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