Seahawks Beat Broncos 43-8 in Super Bowl

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on February 2, 2014
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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Defense wins championships, and the NFL has not seen a defense like Seattle’s in a long time.

The Seahawks won their first Super Bowl title Sunday night in overpowering fashion, punishing Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos 43-8. That relentless defense, the NFL’s stingiest, never let the five-time MVP get going, disarming the highest-scoring offense in …

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Christie Going on Offensive Over Accusation

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on February 1, 2014
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TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is going on the offensive after a former loyalist said he has evidence the Republican governor knew more than he has admitted about an apparently politically motivated traffic jam ordered by one of his staffers last year.

The governor’s political team sent an email Saturday to donors, along with columnists and pundits …

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Florida Agency Chemist May Have Stolen Evidence

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on February 1, 2014
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Department of Law Enforcement announced Saturday it is investigating 2,600 cases handled by a Pensacola-based agency chemist after discovering dozens of instances where prescription pain pills that were seized by police and tested as evidence were swapped with over-the-counter pills.

FDLE Commissioner Gerald Bailey said the chemist handled cases involving 80 law enforcement agencies from …

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Knox Vows to Fight Murder Conviction at Italy’s Highest Court

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on January 31, 2014
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Speaking exclusively with ABC’s Good Morning America for the first time since her 2009 conviction for the murder of roommate Meredith Kercher, Amanda Knox says Thursday’s decision ‘hit her like a freight train’. The 26-year old watched her re-trial from her home in Seattle, WA, saying while she was confident the court would uphold her 2011 acquittal, she was frightened …

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WA State Senate Bill to Expand Financial Aid to Illegal Immigrants

Posted by Steve Herman on January 31, 2014

OLYMPIA, Wash. – Leaders in the Washington state Senate on Thursday introduced a measure that expands college financial aid for students who are illegally in the country just weeks after the House passed a similar bill.

Senate Bill 6523 is sponsored by Republican Sens. Barbara Bailey, Joe Fain,Andy Hill, Steve Litzow, Bruce Dammeier and Majority Leader Rodney Tom, the Democratic leader of the predominantly Republican Majority Coalition Caucus.

Senate …

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