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Will Ferrell 'not pursuing' Ronald Reagan film, says spokesman

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:33

Will Ferrell 'not pursuing' Ronald Reagan film, says spokesmanWill Ferrell is not pursuing a film project about President Ronald Reagan.


Why this Indian woman is using 'blackface' as solidarity

BBC World News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:30
Why is this Indian woman painting her face black?
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LBs Jack, Smith go early in 2nd round of NFL draft

NBA - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:29

CHICAGO (AP) — The wait is over for injured linebackers Myles Jack and Jaylon Smith. Considering how long it could have been, they will take it. Jacksonville traded up to grab Jack with the fifth pick of the second round on Friday, two spots after Dallas selected Smith in the NFL draft. Jack was considered […]
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LBs Jack, Smith go early in 2nd round of NFL draft

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:29

CHICAGO (AP) — The wait is over for injured linebackers Myles Jack and Jaylon Smith. Considering how long it could have been, they will take it. Jacksonville traded up to grab Jack with the fifth pick of the second round on Friday, two spots after Dallas selected Smith in the NFL draft. Jack was considered […]
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LBs Jack, Smith go early in 2nd round of NFL draft

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:29

CHICAGO (AP) — The wait is over for injured linebackers Myles Jack and Jaylon Smith. Considering how long it could have been, they will take it. Jacksonville traded up to grab Jack with the fifth pick of the second round on Friday, two spots after Dallas selected Smith in the NFL draft. Jack was considered […]

Why the country most poisoned by Chernobyl is going nuclear

BBC World News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:29
The country worst hit by Chernobyl gets its own reactor
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Weed killer could be lurking in some California wines

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:29

Weed killer could be lurking in some California winesA lab test of ten California wines concluded they all contain the active ingredient from weed-killer, glyphosate, a chemical classified a "probable carcinogen" by the World Health Organization.


Surveillance video released of 2 men sought in Center City robbery

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:26

Surveillance video released of 2 men sought in Center City robberyPhiladelphia police are looking for two men wanted in connection with a robbery in Center City.


The prank call crimewave

BBC World News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:23
The online community who live stream their illegal calls
Categories: BBC World News

Argentina floods swamp soy crop; some must commute by boat

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:21

A man navigates a flooded road, outside a home in Villa Paranacito, Entre Rios, Argentina, Thursday, April 28, 2016. The Argentine Red Cross estimates more than 30,000 people have been affected by the flooding, with more than 2,000 evacuated after rain swelled rivers, swamping fields and towns nationwide. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)VILLA PARANACITO, Argentina (AP) — Water levels in the flooded town of Villa Paranacito have risen so much that the best way for residents to commute is by boat.


Louisiana prisoner freed after 41 years of unconstitutional life sentence

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:18
The high-profile case of Gary Tyler, 57, ended when he entered a guilty plea and was sentenced to 21 years - just over half of the time served - and told he could go home Friday, according to a statement released on behalf of Tyler and his attorneys. Tyler is among a generation of prisoners who faced harsh conditions and years or even decades in solitary confinement for convictions during racially charged events in Louisiana. At age 16 in 1974, Tyler was the youngest person on Louisiana's Death Row, where an all-white jury sent Tyler, who is black, to die for the slaying of 13-year-old Thomas Weber, a fellow Destrehan High School student in St. Charles Parish in southern Louisiana.

Pregame notes: Mariners manager Scott Servais talks offense, Charlie Furbush progressing

Seattle Mariners - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:13

Robinson Cano leads the American League in homers with eight and RBI with 24. He also is hitting just .247 with a .319 on-base percentage and .565 slugging percentage. Of his 21 hits, 11 have gone for extra bases. Cano is hitting .280 with runners in scoring position. “It’s when you get the hits, not […]
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Mobile roaming charges cut within EU

BBC World News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:12
UK consumers using their mobile phones in Europe will see cheaper bills from Saturday, as a further cap on roaming charges takes effect.
Categories: BBC World News

11 Cubans on 1984 list deported, but no US policy change

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:06
MIAMI (AP) — The U.S. has deported 11 Cubans under an agreement Washington made with Havana after a massive 1980 boatlift.

Judge bans clubs in Buenos Aires

BBC World News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:05
A judge in the Argentine capital, Buenos Aires, bars nightclubs from opening until they have set up proper health and safety systems following recent drug deaths.
Categories: BBC World News

Study: US oil field source of global uptick in air pollution

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:04

In this Feb. 25, 2015 photo, a drilling rig is seen near Epping, N.D. A team led by researchers at the University of Michigan has found that fossil fuel production at the Bakken Formation in North Dakota and Montana is emitting roughly 2 percent of the ethane detected in the Earth's atmosphere. Along with its chemical cousin methane, ethane is a hydrocarbon that is a significant component of natural gas. Once in the atmosphere, ethane reacts with sunlight to form ozone.(AP Photo/Matthew Brown)WASHINGTON (AP) — An oil and natural gas field in the western United States is largely responsible for a global uptick of the air pollutant ethane, according to a new study.


White Pass - 4/29/2016 3:43:33 PM

White Pass Report - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:03
White Pass US12
4/29/2016 3:43:33 PM

Temperature: Not Available

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Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available. A traffic light is directing traffic through a single lane near the repaired areas both east and west of the pass. Drivers can expect delays at the signals. Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available.

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Satus Pass - 4/29/2016 3:45:43 PM

Satus Pass Report - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:03
Satus Pass US97
4/29/2016 3:45:43 PM

Temperature: Not Available

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Stevens Pass - 4/29/2016 3:55:07 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:03
Stevens Pass US2
4/29/2016 3:55:07 PM

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Blewett Pass - 4/29/2016 3:53:28 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 07:03
Blewett Pass US97
4/29/2016 3:53:28 PM

Temperature: Not Available

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Conditions:
Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available.

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