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UN Security Council adopts statement strongly condemning North Korea rocket launch (Corrects dateline to United Nations)

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 02:01

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — UN Security Council adopts statement strongly condemning North Korea rocket launch (Corrects dateline to United Nations)
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UN Security Council adopts statement strongly condemning North Korea rocket launch (Corrects dateline to United Nations)

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 02:01

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — UN Security Council adopts statement strongly condemning North Korea rocket launch (Corrects dateline to United Nations)
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5 places to snowshoe in Southern Oregon

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 02:00

MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — With a big, fat snowpack sitting on top of the mountains that surround our valley in Southern Oregon, this would be a good winter to finally learn how to snowshoe. Snowshoers often say, “If you can walk, you can snowshoe,” and while that’s true to an extent, snowshoeing is a lot […]
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5 places to snowshoe in Southern Oregon

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 02:00

MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — With a big, fat snowpack sitting on top of the mountains that surround our valley in Southern Oregon, this would be a good winter to finally learn how to snowshoe. Snowshoers often say, “If you can walk, you can snowshoe,” and while that’s true to an extent, snowshoeing is a lot […]
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ESPN report adds to indications of Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch retiring

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:54

An ESPN report Sunday that Marshawn Lynch has told people close to him he plans to retire is adding to what was already pretty hot speculation that the Seattle running back may soon hang it up.
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ESPN report adds to indications of Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch retiring

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:54

An ESPN report Sunday that Marshawn Lynch has told people close to him he plans to retire is adding to what was already pretty hot speculation that the Seattle running back may soon hang it up.
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German police search homes of suspected extremists

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:38

BERLIN (AP) — German police have searched the homes of two men suspected of being part of an extremist organization. The dpa news agency cited a spokesman for German federal prosecutors confirming the raids Sunday near the western city of Mainz. The men are reportedly suspected of membership in a “foreign terrorist organization” active in […]
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German police search homes of suspected extremists

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:38

BERLIN (AP) — German police have searched the homes of two men suspected of being part of an extremist organization. The dpa news agency cited a spokesman for German federal prosecutors confirming the raids Sunday near the western city of Mainz. The men are reportedly suspected of membership in a “foreign terrorist organization” active in […]
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Spanish village of Lantz celebrates clash between good, evil

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:16

LANTZ, Spain (AP) — The inhabitants of a northern Spanish mountain village have taken part in an age-old Carnival festival that re-enacts a legendary confrontation between good and evil. Sunday’s festivities in Lantz celebrate a long-standing tradition in which the opposing forces challenge each other in a symbolic battle during which the colorfully-garbed villagers’ thirst […]
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Spanish village of Lantz celebrates clash between good, evil

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:16

LANTZ, Spain (AP) — The inhabitants of a northern Spanish mountain village have taken part in an age-old Carnival festival that re-enacts a legendary confrontation between good and evil. Sunday’s festivities in Lantz celebrate a long-standing tradition in which the opposing forces challenge each other in a symbolic battle during which the colorfully-garbed villagers’ thirst […]
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Plagued by delays, California high-speed rail back in court

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:16

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California voters embraced the idea of building the nation’s first real high-speed rail system, which promised to whisk travelers from San Francisco to Los Angeles in under three hours, a trip that can take six hours or more by car. Eight years after they approved funding for it, construction is years […]
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Plagued by delays, California high-speed rail back in court

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:16

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California voters embraced the idea of building the nation’s first real high-speed rail system, which promised to whisk travelers from San Francisco to Los Angeles in under three hours, a trip that can take six hours or more by car. Eight years after they approved funding for it, construction is years […]
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Massachusetts man hit by falling tree limb after storm dies

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:07

CANTON, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say a Massachusetts man who was struck by a falling tree limb after a snowstorm has died from his injuries. The Boston Globe reports (http://bit.ly/1SCnXLa) that 48-year-old Thomas Gunning died Saturday afternoon at Boston Medical Center. Gunning was in his yard in Canton tending to an outdoor hockey rink late […]
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Massachusetts man hit by falling tree limb after storm dies

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:07

CANTON, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say a Massachusetts man who was struck by a falling tree limb after a snowstorm has died from his injuries. The Boston Globe reports (http://bit.ly/1SCnXLa) that 48-year-old Thomas Gunning died Saturday afternoon at Boston Medical Center. Gunning was in his yard in Canton tending to an outdoor hockey rink late […]
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‘Kung Fu Panda 3? leads on Super Bowl weekend

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:54

NEW YORK (AP) — “Kung Fu Panda 3″ again led the box office over Super Bowl weekend, while the Coen brothers’ “Hail, Caesar!” and the Jane Austen-monster mashup “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” followed distantly behind. DreamWorks Animation’s “Kung Fu Panda” sequel earned an estimated $21 million in its second weekend of release, according to […]
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‘Kung Fu Panda 3? leads on Super Bowl weekend

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:54

NEW YORK (AP) — “Kung Fu Panda 3″ again led the box office over Super Bowl weekend, while the Coen brothers’ “Hail, Caesar!” and the Jane Austen-monster mashup “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” followed distantly behind. DreamWorks Animation’s “Kung Fu Panda” sequel earned an estimated $21 million in its second weekend of release, according to […]
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Gale warning puts dampener on Cologne Carnival procession

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:42

BERLIN (AP) — Organizers are banning horses, large puppets and flags during the main procession at this year’s street Carnival in Cologne because of a gale warning. The Carnival committee and city authorities said Sunday that the measures should ensure the traditional Rose Monday procession can take place despite strong winds. Organizers in nearby Duesseldorf […]
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Gale warning puts dampener on Cologne Carnival procession

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:42

BERLIN (AP) — Organizers are banning horses, large puppets and flags during the main procession at this year’s street Carnival in Cologne because of a gale warning. The Carnival committee and city authorities said Sunday that the measures should ensure the traditional Rose Monday procession can take place despite strong winds. Organizers in nearby Duesseldorf […]
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Money & Markets weekly review

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:21

A weekly roundup of stock market data
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Money & Markets weekly review

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:21

A weekly roundup of stock market data
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