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SEATTLE | More storms in store for snow-socked Pacific Northwest

SEATTLE (AP) — Pacific Northwest residents, more accustomed to rain than snow, found themselves digging out yet again as a fresh round of storms moved over the area, with an additional punch to come early this week. The sun came out Sunday afternoon, but snow returned in the evening across the Northwest, bringing 1 to … Continue reading SEATTLE | More storms in store for snow-socked Pacific Northwest

PHILADELPHIA | Redskins QB McCoy breaks fibula in right leg, out for season

PHILADELPHIA — The Washington Redskins are accustomed to the knot in the stomach and the bad news that inevitably hits when a quarterback goes down: Colt McCoy is done for the year with a broken right leg, the same fate as his predecessor, Alex Smith. Mark Sanchez now has his shot to morph from stay-at-home … Continue reading PHILADELPHIA | Redskins QB McCoy breaks fibula in right leg, out for season

MANCHESTER, England | Man City goes 12 points clear of United with 3-1 derby win

MANCHESTER, England— Manchester City surged 12 points clear of Manchester United with a 3-1 derby win on Sunday that highlighted just how far Jose Mourinho‘s team is from dethroning its neighbor as Premier League champions. As United was run ragged, and unable to disrupt City’s passing, David Silva swept the league leaders in front in … Continue reading MANCHESTER, England | Man City goes 12 points clear of United with 3-1 derby win

PHOENIX | Democratic candidates focus on health care as midterms near

PHOENIX — In a windowless conference room, Republican Senate candidate Martha McSally was asking executives at a small crane manufacturing company how the GOP tax cut has helped their business when one woman said: “I want to ask you a question about health care.” Marylea Evans recounted how, decades ago, her husband had been unable … Continue reading PHOENIX | Democratic candidates focus on health care as midterms near

NORRISTOWN, Pa. | Cosby’s defenders decry him as victim of racism and sexism

NORRISTOWN, Pa. — A publicist for the once-beloved Bill Cosby complained that his conviction and three- to 10-year prison term for sexual assault stem from a racist and sexist justice system, as the defense vowed to appeal the first celebrity trial of the #MeToo era. Cosby, 81, spent his first night alone in a Pennsylvania … Continue reading NORRISTOWN, Pa. | Cosby’s defenders decry him as victim of racism and sexism