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Netflix news: more superheroes, no skin on ‘Kimmy’

Netflix news: more superheroes, no skin on ‘Kimmy’

seattletimes.com Updated 33 minutes ago
At the Television Critics Association summer meeting, streaming giant Netflix said “Daredevil” will return, and a possible spinoff; executives are in a ‘complex deal’ to bring back “Arrested Development”; there won’t be nudity on “Kimmy Schmidt.”
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  • FBI: Islamic State sympathizer charged in backpack bomb plot

    FBI: Islamic State sympathizer charged in backpack bomb plot

    seattletimes.com 16 minutes ago
    MIAMI (AP) — A man described by the FBI as an Islamic State sympathizer has been charged with plotting to detonate a backpack bomb on a Florida beach. A criminal complaint unsealed Tuesday charges 23-year-old Harlem Suarez of Key West with attempting to…
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  • Bill to divide up Yakima-basin water heads for Senate panel

    Bill to divide up Yakima-basin water heads for Senate panel

    seattletimes.com 34 minutes ago
    The water projects include a proposed pumping plant at Kachess Reservoir that would enable more water to be withdrawn during drought years, and a project to bring water from Keechelus Reservoir to Kachess Reservoir.
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  • Pierce County prosecutor, deputy sued in federal court

    Pierce County prosecutor, deputy sued in federal court

    seattletimes.com 59 minutes ago
    A woman who was charged twice in Pierce County and twice had those charges dismissed has filed a federal lawsuit against Prosecutor Mark Lindquist and one of his deputies.
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  • Legal advice website Avvo raises $71.5 million

    Legal advice website Avvo raises $71.5 million

    seattletimes.com 1 hour ago
    The funding helps company reach a value of $650 million and comes as Avvo is expanding its employee headcount/
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  • Your week in Seattle music: Imagine Dragons, Watershed Festival…

    Your week in Seattle music: Imagine Dragons, Watershed Festival and more

    seattletimes.com 1 hour ago
    Imagine Dragons, the Watershed Festival, with Florida Georgia Line, and Kamasi Washington are three reasons this is a good week in Seattle music.
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  • Bellevue burger spot takes you way back

    Bellevue burger spot takes you way back

    seattletimes.com 1 hour ago
    The local outpost of the popular Wayback Burgers chain comes to the Eastside.
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  • Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll on cover of this week’s Spo…

    Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll on cover of this week’s Sports Illustrated

    seattletimes.com 1 hour ago
    The sixth-year head coach discusses how he is dealing with the aftermath of Super Bowl XLIX, plus his connections to Steve Ballmer and Macklemore.
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  • Man’s body found in Lake Washington Monday night

    Man’s body found in Lake Washington Monday night

    seattletimes.com 1 hour ago
    The body of a man was pulled out of Lake Washington on Monday night, according to Seattle police.
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  • Alaska Airlines has 72-hour sale on fall travel to Hawaii

    Alaska Airlines has 72-hour sale on fall travel to Hawaii

    seattletimes.com 1 hour ago
    Fall is my favorite time to visit Hawaii, and Seattle-based Alaska Airlines today launched what it calls a 72-hour Flash Sale on autumn air travel to the islands. Package deals from Seattle including round-trip airfare and hotel start at $113 per person…
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  • Court rejects claim over deadly goring in Olympic National Park

    Court rejects claim over deadly goring in Olympic National Park

    seattletimes.com 2 hours ago
    SEATTLE — A three-judge federal appeals court panel has rejected a woman’s lawsuit over her husband’s fatal goring by a mountain goat in Olympic National Park, but two of the three suggested court precedent should be changed in a way that would allow he…
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  • ‘The Book of Mormon’ satirical musical finally in Utah

    ‘The Book of Mormon’ satirical musical finally in Utah

    seattletimes.com 2 hours ago
    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The biting satirical musical that mocks Mormons has finally come to the heart of Mormonlandia, starting a sold-out, two-week run Tuesday at a Salt Lake City theater two blocks from the church’s flagship temple and headquarters. The…
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  • UW’s Psalm Wooching, Siosifa Tufunga on Polynesian player of th…

    UW’s Psalm Wooching, Siosifa Tufunga on Polynesian player of the year watch list

    seattletimes.com 2 hours ago
    Elsewhere, offensive line recruit Michael Eletise chooses Arizona over UW.
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  • Montana cyclist found dead on Highway 2 near Leavenworth

    Montana cyclist found dead on Highway 2 near Leavenworth

    seattletimes.com 3 hours ago
    The death of a 67-year-old Montana bicyclist on Highway 2 west of Leavenworth is being investigated as a hit-and-run.
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  • ‘Vacation’: Reboot makes a case for staying home

    ‘Vacation’: Reboot makes a case for staying home

    seattletimes.com 3 hours ago
    Movie review of “Vacation”: This lousy reboot features a now-grown Rusty Griswold (Ed Helms), determined to take his family on a road trip to Walley World. Rating: 1 star out of 4.
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  • Paccar rides strong truck sales to record second quarter profit

    Paccar rides strong truck sales to record second quarter profit

    seattletimes.com 3 hours ago
    The Bellevue company also showed record profit in its parts division and had strong results in financial services.
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  • Sheriff’s office: Man dies from snake bite at church service

    Sheriff’s office: Man dies from snake bite at church service

    seattletimes.com 3 hours ago
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky sheriff’s office says a man has died from a snake bite suffered during a church service. The Bell County sheriff’s office said Monday that 60-year-old John David Brock of Stoney Fork was handling the snake during a Sund…
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  • Nation’s youngest convicted murder released from prison

    Nation’s youngest convicted murder released from prison

    seattletimes.com 3 hours ago
    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The nation’s youngest convicted murderer has been released from a Florida prison after serving 16 years of an 18-year sentence. Florida Today ( ) reports that 29-year-old Curtis Jones was released from the South Bay Correctional Fac…
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  • Kerry at House hearing: Nothing in Iran deal built on trust

    Kerry at House hearing: Nothing in Iran deal built on trust

    seattletimes.com 3 hours ago
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry pitched the administration’s controversial nuclear deal with Iran before a skeptical House Foreign Affairs Committee on Tuesday, pushing back against the allegation it would ease crippling sanctions foreve…
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  • Tuscany’s Volterra is Italy’s most underrated hill town

    Tuscany’s Volterra is Italy’s most underrated hill town

    seattletimes.com 3 hours ago
    Out-of-the-way location keeps vibrant, charming village from being trampled by tourists.
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  • Video captures collision between cyclist and SUV; driver takes …

    Video captures collision between cyclist and SUV; driver takes off

    seattletimes.com 3 hours ago
    A cyclist's GoPro camera captured his collision with an SUV. Then, the driver sped off.
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  • Planned US ivory rules not fazing California Chinatown shops

    Planned US ivory rules not fazing California Chinatown shops

    seattletimes.com 4 hours ago
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Ivory dealers in San Francisco’s Chinatown stood in their shop doors next to windows full of carved ivory tusks and trinkets, unfazed by proposed federal rules that the White House says go as far as possible to ban the U.S. trade of…
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  • Photos of the Day: July 28, 2015

    Photos of the Day: July 28, 2015

    seattletimes.com 4 hours ago
    Explore the news of the day with these images from around the world.
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  • Obama administration wants to give prisoners Pell grants

    Obama administration wants to give prisoners Pell grants

    seattletimes.com 4 hours ago
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Education Secretary Arne Duncan says the Obama administration wants to expand the Pell grant program to prisoners. He and Attorney General Loretta Lynch will visit the Maryland Correctional Institution in Jessup, Maryland, on Friday to…
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  • Zimbabwe: American being sought for lion poaching

    Zimbabwe: American being sought for lion poaching

    seattletimes.com 4 hours ago
    HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwean police said Tuesday they are searching for an American who allegedly shot a well-known, protected lion with a crossbow in a killing that has outraged conservationists and others. The American allegedly paid $50,000 to …
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  • Ex-inmate: Python-handling guards used snake to terrify him

    Ex-inmate: Python-handling guards used snake to terrify him

    seattletimes.com 4 hours ago
    OZARK, Ala. (AP) — A former inmate says sheriff’s deputies used a python to intimidate and harass prisoners in an Alabama county jail. In a federal lawsuit filed Monday in Montgomery, Trawick Redding Jr. says he saw two deputies in the jail with a yello…
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  • Remains of 4 early colonial leaders discovered at Jamestown

    Remains of 4 early colonial leaders discovered at Jamestown

    seattletimes.com 4 hours ago
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Archaeologists have uncovered human remains of four of the earliest leaders of the English colony that would become America, buried for more than 400 years near the altar of what was America’s first Protestant church in Jamestown, Virg…
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  • George Washington University drops SAT, ACT requirement

    George Washington University drops SAT, ACT requirement

    seattletimes.com 4 hours ago
    WASHINGTON (AP) — George Washington University will no longer require that students submit their ACT or SAT scores for most freshman admissions. Dean of Admissions Karen Stroud Felton said in a statement Monday that university administrators were concer…
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  • Gay accuser questions Cosby’s ability to ‘read’ sexual cues

    Gay accuser questions Cosby’s ability to ‘read’ sexual cues

    seattletimes.com 4 hours ago
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The accuser in the only sex assault case that Bill Cosby has settled is questioning his self-proclaimed ability to “read” women’s cues in sexual situations. Andrea Constand’s lawyer notes in a court filing Tuesday that Cosby didn’t r…
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  • State Fish and Wildlife saltwater fish checks

    State Fish and Wildlife saltwater fish checks

    seattletimes.com 4 hours ago
    July 26, 2015 Ramp/Site Boats Anglers Chinook Coho Chum Pink Sockeye Other Species Comments Bellingham Ramp Squalicum Harbor 12 27 2 0 0 37 0 Cornet Bay Public Ramp 19 42 7 0 0 74 0 • Flatfish-general (12) • Sculpins-general (4) Ediz Hook, Port Angeles …
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  • Video - Wilson, Seahawks set deadline to get deal done 00:32

    Wilson, Seahawks set deadline to get deal done

    Jul 27
    Jim Trotter says the Seahawks and QB Russell Wilson have set a Thursday deadline to agree to a new deal.
  • Video - Wagner, Seahawks working on new deal 02:20

    Wagner, Seahawks working on new deal

    Jul 27
    Jim Trotter says there is an outside chance that LB Bobby Wagner and Seattle will get a deal done before the end of the week. Trotter also discusses how the team may spend its money on free agency if it doesn't work out a new deal with QB Russell Wil
  • Video - Should Seahawks be concerned about secondary? 01:28

    Should Seahawks be concerned about secondary?

    Jul 23
    ESPN Seahawks reporter Terry Blount discusses how the Seahawks will need to adjust while waiting for the return of injured safety Earl Thomas.
  • Video - Expectations for Saints after huge overhaul 00:34

    Expectations for Saints after huge overhaul

    Jul 22
    ESPN Saints reporter Mike Triplett breaks down New Orleans' decision to trade quarterback Jimmy Graham and how the team plans to make a comeback for this upcoming season.

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