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University of Washington student arrested in groping cases

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:40

University of Washington Police Department Commander Steve Rittereiser says the man was arrested Sunday afternoon, after a woman reported being grabbed by a man who then ran into a restroom.
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University of Washington student arrested in groping cases

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:40

University of Washington Police Department Commander Steve Rittereiser says the man was arrested Sunday afternoon, after a woman reported being grabbed by a man who then ran into a restroom.
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Asia stocks extend global sell-off, Japan down 5.5 percent

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:31

Asian markets tumbled Tuesday as renewed jitters about the global economy set off a wave of selling in banking stocks. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei 225 dived 5.5 percent to 16,069.94 and Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 fell 2.9 percent to 4,832.10. Markets were down less severely in the Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand and New Zealand. China, Hong Kong, […]
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Asia stocks extend global sell-off, Japan down 5.5 percent

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:31

Asian markets tumbled Tuesday as renewed jitters about the global economy set off a wave of selling in banking stocks. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei 225 dived 5.5 percent to 16,069.94 and Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 fell 2.9 percent to 4,832.10. Markets were down less severely in the Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand and New Zealand. China, Hong Kong, […]
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Japan’s parliament condemns North Korea rocket launch

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:23

TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s parliament has condemned North Korea’s long-range rocket launch, calling it a serious provocation against international peace and demanding the communist nation immediately stop such activity. In a resolution unanimously passed on Tuesday, the lower house also urged the international community to work together and quickly adopt a new U.N. Security Council […]
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Japan’s parliament condemns North Korea rocket launch

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:23

TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s parliament has condemned North Korea’s long-range rocket launch, calling it a serious provocation against international peace and demanding the communist nation immediately stop such activity. In a resolution unanimously passed on Tuesday, the lower house also urged the international community to work together and quickly adopt a new U.N. Security Council […]
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More than 1 million are besieged in Syria, new report says

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:21

NEW YORK (AP) — More than one million Syrians are trapped in besieged areas, a new report says in a challenge to the United Nations, which estimates just half that amount and has been accused by some aid groups of underplaying a crisis. The fate of Syria’s besieged is at the heart of peace talks […]
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More than 1 million are besieged in Syria, new report says

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:21

NEW YORK (AP) — More than one million Syrians are trapped in besieged areas, a new report says in a challenge to the United Nations, which estimates just half that amount and has been accused by some aid groups of underplaying a crisis. The fate of Syria’s besieged is at the heart of peace talks […]
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Frowning masks and whips highlight Carnival in Brazil town

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:06

TRIUNFO, Brazil (AP) — Far from the glitz and glamour of Rio de Janeiro’s famous Sambadrome parades, people in this northeast Brazilian town put a frown on their Carnival celebration. Triunfo’s “Caretas” revelers take to the streets in colorful hand-made costumes that feature huge hats, long whips — and scowling masks. The festivity dates back […]
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Frowning masks and whips highlight Carnival in Brazil town

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:06

TRIUNFO, Brazil (AP) — Far from the glitz and glamour of Rio de Janeiro’s famous Sambadrome parades, people in this northeast Brazilian town put a frown on their Carnival celebration. Triunfo’s “Caretas” revelers take to the streets in colorful hand-made costumes that feature huge hats, long whips — and scowling masks. The festivity dates back […]
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Washington women golfers move into first-place tie in California

WA Cougars - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:05

The Huskies share the lead with Alabama at 5-over 573 after two rounds of the Northrop-Grumman Regional Challenge in Palos Verdes, Calif. UW senior Ying Luo is tied for second at 1-under 141.
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Washington women golfers move into first-place tie in California

WA Huskies - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:05

The Huskies share the lead with Alabama at 5-over 573 after two rounds of the Northrop-Grumman Regional Challenge in Palos Verdes, Calif. UW senior Ying Luo is tied for second at 1-under 141.
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Washington women golfers move into first-place tie in California

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:05

The Huskies share the lead with Alabama at 5-over 573 after two rounds of the Northrop-Grumman Regional Challenge in Palos Verdes, Calif. UW senior Ying Luo is tied for second at 1-under 141.
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Washington women golfers move into first-place tie in California

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:05

The Huskies share the lead with Alabama at 5-over 573 after two rounds of the Northrop-Grumman Regional Challenge in Palos Verdes, Calif. UW senior Ying Luo is tied for second at 1-under 141.
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Gov’t report: 8 states had significant drop in uninsured

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:02

WASHINGTON (AP) — Eight states saw a significant drop last year in the number of residents going without health insurance, according to a government report out Tuesday that has implications for the presidential campaign. All but Florida had accepted a Medicaid expansion that is one of two major pathways to coverage under President Barack Obama’s […]
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Gov’t report: 8 states had significant drop in uninsured

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 13:02

WASHINGTON (AP) — Eight states saw a significant drop last year in the number of residents going without health insurance, according to a government report out Tuesday that has implications for the presidential campaign. All but Florida had accepted a Medicaid expansion that is one of two major pathways to coverage under President Barack Obama’s […]
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U.S. soccer player Crystal Dunn turns snub into motivation

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 12:43

After she was left off the U.S. roster for the Women’s World Cup last year, Crystal Dunn says there were days she didn’t want to get out of bed in the morning. Dunn, 23, turned her disappointment into drive and said she has improved as a player.
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U.S. soccer player Crystal Dunn turns snub into motivation

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 12:43

After she was left off the U.S. roster for the Women’s World Cup last year, Crystal Dunn says there were days she didn’t want to get out of bed in the morning. Dunn, 23, turned her disappointment into drive and said she has improved as a player.
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Public comment opens on gold mining project near Yellowstone

NBA - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 12:43

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — State officials are seeking public comment on a proposed gold mining project just north of the Yellowstone National Park border. Bozeman Daily Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/1TPi4cE ) that the Montana Department of Environmental Quality has announced that it’s now accepting public input on an application from Crevice Mining Group. The company based […]
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Public comment opens on gold mining project near Yellowstone

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/09/2016 - 12:43

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — State officials are seeking public comment on a proposed gold mining project just north of the Yellowstone National Park border. Bozeman Daily Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/1TPi4cE ) that the Montana Department of Environmental Quality has announced that it’s now accepting public input on an application from Crevice Mining Group. The company based […]
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