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Daily Archives: December 2nd, 2013

Steve Sarkisian abandons his players and Husky football for USC’s top coaching job

Excerpt: Washington’s highest-paid employee is headed south for a more lucrative job. Steve Sarkisian, who was hired to turn around a winless University of Washington football program five years ago, acknowledged earlier today that he has accepted the head coaching position at the University of Southern California, which is one of the most elite schools in […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Core Encyclopedia Topics, Education
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Theft of Victoria Clipper IV demonstrates the need for stronger port security

Excerpt: Early yesterday morning, the newest high speed catamaran in the Clipper Navigation fleet, the Victoria Clipper IV, was stolen from its berth at Seattle’s Pier 69 by a registered sex offender who later told police he was trying to use the vessel to get to West Seattle. (Why he didn’t just walk or take the […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Core Encyclopedia Topics, National Defense, Public Planning
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