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Fatal bike accident closes downtown Seattle block

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle Police say a bicyclist was hit and killed near the Seattle Art Museum during the Friday morning commute…. …read more

From:: AP Washington News

NH High Court: New Sentence Hearings in Killings

NH high court upholds order for new sentence hearings for 4 convicted of murder as teens …read more

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Bakken arrests lead to prison sentences

By By The Associated Press A Washington state man is scheduled to be sentenced in federal court Friday after authorities say he led an interstate trafficking ring that brought methamphetamine into the Northern Plains’ Bakken oil patch. At least twelve other defendants in Montana linked by authorities to alleged ringleader Robert Farrell Armstrong have been sentenced. Five more have been convicted and are awaiting sentencing…. …read more

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Air Force Academy on Al-Qaida List of Targets

Al-Qaida online magazine includes Air Force Academy on list of potential terrorism targets …read more

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Crocodile That Bit 2 Men Dies During Capture

Pancho the crocodile, who bit 2 men in canal, dies during capture in South Florida …read more

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Competency check for teen accused in girl's death

PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (AP) — Kitsap County prosecutors say a 17-year-old accused in the rape and killing of 6-year-old Jenise Wright will be evaluated next week to see if he’s competent to stand trial…. …read more

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The Social Climber: Gabrielle Union Wants Secrecy at Her Wedding

Gabrielle Union Wants Secrecy at Her Wedding …read more

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Thanks to Taylor Swift's "Shake It Off," Super-Producer Max Martin Moves Up in Record Books

By Andrea Dresdale

Big Machine RecordsTaylor Swift‘s “Shake It Off” is the singer’s second #1 on the Billboard Hot 100. But it’s the 18th number one hit for her collaborator, super-producer Max Martin, and that means he’s moved up in the record books.

According to Billboard, there are now only two songwriters in history who’ve written more #1 hits than Max Martin, and they were both in The Beatles. Paul McCartney‘s tops, with 32 number ones, and the late John Lennon is second, with 26 chart-toppers. Martin used to be in a tie with Mariah Carey with 17, but “Shake It Off” has now moved him up.

Not sure what other #1 hits Max Martin has written? Here’s a refresher, thanks to Billboard:

Britney Spears, “…Baby One More Time,” 1999
‘N Sync, “It’s Gonna Be Me,” 2000
Katy Perry, “I Kissed a Girl,” 2008
Pink, “So What,” 2008
Kelly Clarkson, “My Life Would Suck Without You,” 2009
Britney Spears, “3,” 2009
Katy Perry feat. Snoop Dogg, “California Gurls,” 2010
Katy Perry, “Teenage Dream,” 2010
Pink, “Raise Your Glass,” 2010
Britney Spears, “Hold It Against Me,” 2011
Katy Perry featuring Kanye West, “E.T.,” 2011
Katy Perry, “Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.),” 2011
Katy Perry, “Part of Me,” 2012
Maroon 5, “One More Night,” …read more

From:: Adult Contemporary Music News From ABC

Mom Dances to 'Happy' as Kids Go to School

Tracy Moutafis has been dancing on the first day of school for six years. …read more

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Major Bakken drug case figure to be sentenced

By By MATTHEW BROWN BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Washington state man faces sentencing Friday in federal court on charges he led an interstate meth-trafficking ring that exploited workers in eastern Montana’s oil patch…. …read more

From:: AP Washington News