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Seahawks flying high as they visit unpredictable Browns

Oct. 12, 2019 12:37 PM EDT

The Seahawks were supposed to be continuing their retool this year, one season after their remake helped get them back into the playoffs. Instead, they have one of the NFL's best records. The Browns were pegged (hyped?) to be a budding powerhouse with all of the improvements in talent, plus the predicted maturity...

Homeless campers not told of toxic chemicals found at site

Oct. 12, 2019 10:05 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — This past summer, city of Seattle officials sent a warning to about 60 of its employees: They may have been exposed to toxic chemical compounds during a January cleanup of a Sodo homeless encampment. One police officer who worked the scene went on to file a $10 million claim against the city...

Seahawks could be down 2 offensive linemen vs. Browns

Oct. 11, 2019 7:46 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks could be without starting offensive linemen Duane Brown and D.J. Fluker for Sunday's game at Cleveland. Brown and Fluker were both listed as doubtful on Friday's injury report. Fluker left Seattle's game against the Los Angeles Rams with a hamstring injury, while...

Jones likely to get first start after relief duty vs Rams

Oct. 10, 2019 7:45 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Just nine plays into the Seattle Seahawks' game with the Los Angeles Rams, Jamarco Jones was called upon to get the first regular-season action of his career at a position he'd never played before. Good luck, kid. Now try to block Aaron Donald. Jones, a tackle throughout his prep and...

AP Explains: Streaming of German synagogue attack on Twitch

Oct. 10, 2019 2:48 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The attacker who killed two people in a shooting at a German synagogue livestreamed the assault on Twitch, a video service owned by Amazon. It was one of the first violent attacks streamed on the service, which is best known for letting people watch others play competitive video games....

Clowney making impact with Seahawks even with only 1 sack

Oct. 9, 2019 7:48 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Five games into Jadeveon Clowney's tenure with Seattle, the defensive end who was supposed to help solve the Seahawks' pass rush problems has only one sack. That might not seem like the kind of return Seattle was expecting to get when it traded for the former No. 1 overall pick before...

AP Explains: Meet Twitch, Amazon's live-streaming video site

Oct. 9, 2019 6:02 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The attacker who killed two people in a shooting at a German synagogue live-streamed the assault on Twitch, a video service owned by Amazon. It was one of the first violent attacks streamed on the service, which is best known for letting people watch others play competitive video games....

Trump escalates impeachment fight, barring envoy's testimony

Oct. 8, 2019 9:12 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Escalating his fight against Congress' impeachment inquiry, President Donald Trump flouted Democratic warnings about impeachable conduct Tuesday in blocking a U.S. diplomat from testifying about Trump's dealings with Ukraine. House committee chairmen quickly issued a subpoena to force the...

Altidore hurt again, will miss US Nations League games

Oct. 8, 2019 3:17 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Forward Jozy Altidore is hurt again and will miss the United States' Nations League games against Cuba and Canada. Altidore, who turns 30 next month, left Toronto FC's regular-season finale on Sunday. The U.S. Soccer Federation did not announce the nature of the injury in its announcement...

Airline went into records after Max crash, engineer says

Oct. 7, 2019 11:34 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Ethiopian Airlines' former chief engineer says in a whistleblower complaint filed with regulators that the carrier went into the maintenance records on a Boeing 737 Max jet a day after it crashed this year, a breach he contends was part of a pattern of corruption that included fabricating...