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Keidel: NFL Mansions And Expansions

Forever high on hubris, the sport is pondering extra games, playoff teams, and new franchises, perhaps in London or Los Angeles. And it feels like all are in the name of profit, not principle.

02/07/2014

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Sports Verdict: Should The NFL Have A Team In London?

The thirst for additional wealth among the NFL owners simply cannot be slaked, and therefore those in charge of such decisions will likely push hard to move a team there if it results in even $1 more net per year. The question is, should an NFL team move to London?

10/03/2013

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Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Gainsborough Come to SAM

“Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Gainsborough: The Treasures of Kenwood House, London” opens February 14 at Seattle Art Museum. Learn about the neoclassical Kenwood House in London and the exhibition of internationally important Old Master paintings housed there, on view in Seattle for the first time.

02/04/2013

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Seattle Storm, WNBA Ready to Start Up Again

Sue Bird and Lauren Jackson are ready to return to the Seattle Storm post-Olympics. The WNBA season will resume Thursday.

08/13/2012

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Seattle Storm Invites You to Watch Final Women’s B-Ball Game in London

Join the Seattle Storm on Saturday, August 11 to watch the thrilling final game in women’s basketball from London. It’s Team USA vs. Team Australia. Who will get the gold?

08/08/2012

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Opinion: Mitt Romney’s Terrible Foreign Trip

Mitt’s terrible foreign trip isn’t just bad press and a campaign stumble. In diplomacy gaffes, missteps, and offenses have real consequences for our national security and the peace and stability of the world.

08/02/2012

Olympics Day 3 - Basketball

U.S. Women Winning But Wary

In London — it’s another game and another blowout for the U.S. women’s basketball team —  Angola took a beating with a loss of 90-38  on Monday night. Croatia didn’t fair much better over the […]

1090 The Fan–07/31/2012

Mitt Romney at 10 Downing Street (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Opinion: Hopefully For Romney ‘Likability’ Won’t Be Important In 2012

When Mitt is back home, will the offensive comments stop? Republicans can only hope so because this race is too important to be decided by “how much America likes one guy over another”. But such a factor could very well decide the outcome of this election.

07/31/2012

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Opinion: Romney Falls Flat In London But Still Rakes In Cash From Libor Bankers

Mitt Romney insulted Britain’s preparations for the Olympics and inspired quotes like “apparently devoid of charm, warmth, humor or sincerity” and “worse than Sarah Palin” before cashing campaign checks from bankers and lobbyists who are at the center of the Libor scandal.

07/27/2012

2012 U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Diving

McCrory and Boudia Cruise to Olympic Diving Berths

It was no contest for Nick McCrory and David Boudia. The duo carried a 114.84-point lead into the 10-meter platform synchronized diving final and won it easily, earning spots on the Olympic team at the U.S. trials on Thursday night at Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way.

06/22/2012

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