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Is Marshawn Lynch Considering Coming Out Of Retirement?

Pro Football Talk reported back in September that Lynch was "up in the air" about a potential NFL return. ESPN says Seattle could decide to release Lynch to allow him to sign with Oakland. He was drafted out of Cal by the Buffalo Bills in 2007 and was traded to the Seahawks after the 2009 season. There's one sticking point in the Raiders' possible pursuit of Lynch: He's still on the Seahawks' reserve/retired list, meaning Seattle still holds his rights.

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Senator John Cornyn Calls for Confirmation of Judge Gorsuch Ahead of Hearing

Committee chairman Chuck Grassley says he expects the hearings to last three to four days. "This is a judge that I've argued in front of when he sat on the U.S. "The information we're learning about Neil Gorsuch's time at the Department of Justice only underscores how deeply concerned Americans should be that this nominee won't be a meaningful check on Donald Trump's illegal and unconstitutional agenda".

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SUV loses control, goes airborne into a gas station

Surveillance video caught a fiery crash as an SUV slammed into a pump at a gas station in Seattle, setting it on fire. CCTV footage from a Seattle gas station captured the dramatic moment a high speed Uber crashed into a gas pump, resulting in an explosion.

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Intelligence Chairman: No Evidence In Trump Tower Wiretap

Trump tweeted earlier this month "Obama had my "wires tapped" in Trump Tower just before the victory". Trump provided no evidence for his claim. Ranking Member Adam Schiff called the White House's response problematic. Asked if he thought he'd get an answer by Wednesday, the South Carolina Republican responded, "I have no idea".

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Oklahoma Senate punishes senator found with teen in motel

The Oklahoma Senate unanimously passed a resolution to "impose punishment" on Sen. State Senator Ralph Shortey, a Republican from the Oklahoma City area, was discovered at a Super 8 in Moore, Okla., last Thursday morning with an unidentified boy under the age of 18, KWTV reported.

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Journalist who got Trump tax files had to retract 2011 report

The Republican businessman, during the elections campaign, had claimed that he was under audit by the Internal Revenue Service and had said that his attorneys had advised him against releasing his tax statements. MSNBC host Rachel Maddow wrote in a tweet on Tuesday afternoon that she has President Donald Trump's tax returns and plans on delivering them tonight on her show at 9PM ET.