News aggregator

Khan inspired by Leicester City as he meets Alvarez

Seattle Times Headlines - 1 hour 20 min ago

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Amir Khan chased big fights for years before finally winding up in a one against a fighter he freely admits is bigger and stronger than him. Khan wasn’t going to let his chance get away, even if Canelo Alvarez is a heavy favorite when they meet in the ring Saturday night […]

Festus Ezeli makes big impact down the stretch in Game 2

NBA - 1 hour 22 min ago

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — As his teammates wrapped up their practice day, Festus Ezeli worked some post moves with coach Theo Robertson and shot a few more hook shots from each side of the key, then a series of free throws as assistant coach Ron Adams observed. The Golden State center is making progress each […]
Categories: Sports Center

Festus Ezeli makes big impact down the stretch in Game 2

Seattle Seahawks - 1 hour 22 min ago

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — As his teammates wrapped up their practice day, Festus Ezeli worked some post moves with coach Theo Robertson and shot a few more hook shots from each side of the key, then a series of free throws as assistant coach Ron Adams observed. The Golden State center is making progress each […]
Categories: Sports Center

Festus Ezeli makes big impact down the stretch in Game 2

Seattle Times Headlines - 1 hour 22 min ago

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — As his teammates wrapped up their practice day, Festus Ezeli worked some post moves with coach Theo Robertson and shot a few more hook shots from each side of the key, then a series of free throws as assistant coach Ron Adams observed. The Golden State center is making progress each […]

LA's Getty museum recreates China's Cave Temples of Dunhuang

Yahoo! National News - 1 hour 23 min ago

 Buddhist Art on the Silk Road" opens Saturday, May 7, and runs until Sept. 4, 2016 at the Getty Center. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)LOS ANGELES (AP) — For a thousand years China's Cave Temples of Dunhuang were a popular traveler's rest stop, marketplace and religious shrine on the fabled Silk Road. Now they are coming to Los Angeles, both in spirit and reality.


Triple Crown winner thriving in new home at Ashford Stud

NBA - 1 hour 24 min ago

VERSAILLES, Ky. (AP) — American Pharoah is led out of his stone palace of a barn, head up, eyes alert, a little heavier these days but still pretty well sculpted. In a few minutes, the champion will be walked over to the breeding shed, a mere 50 yards away. By now, the Triple Crown winner […]
Categories: Sports Center

Triple Crown winner thriving in new home at Ashford Stud

Seattle Seahawks - 1 hour 24 min ago

VERSAILLES, Ky. (AP) — American Pharoah is led out of his stone palace of a barn, head up, eyes alert, a little heavier these days but still pretty well sculpted. In a few minutes, the champion will be walked over to the breeding shed, a mere 50 yards away. By now, the Triple Crown winner […]
Categories: Sports Center

Triple Crown winner thriving in new home at Ashford Stud

Seattle Times Headlines - 1 hour 24 min ago

VERSAILLES, Ky. (AP) — American Pharoah is led out of his stone palace of a barn, head up, eyes alert, a little heavier these days but still pretty well sculpted. In a few minutes, the champion will be walked over to the breeding shed, a mere 50 yards away. By now, the Triple Crown winner […]

Scottish Nationalists Head Toward Victory in Parliamentary Elections

New York Times Headlines - 1 hour 25 min ago
The Scottish National Party leader Nicola Sturgeon claimed to have won a “historic third term as Scotland’s government” as votes were counted in contests across Britain.

White Pass - 5/6/2016 12:40:13 AM

White Pass Report - 1 hour 26 min ago
White Pass US12
5/6/2016 12:40:13 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
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.

Weather:


Satus Pass - 5/6/2016 12:32:30 AM

Satus Pass Report - 1 hour 26 min ago
Satus Pass US97
5/6/2016 12:32:30 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

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.

Weather:


Stevens Pass - 5/6/2016 12:30:33 AM

Stevens Pass Report - 1 hour 26 min ago
Stevens Pass US2
5/6/2016 12:30:33 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

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.

Weather:


Blewett Pass - 5/6/2016 12:21:34 AM

Blewett Pass Report - 1 hour 26 min ago
Blewett Pass US97
5/6/2016 12:21:34 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

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.

Weather:


Snoqualmie Pass - 5/6/2016 12:27:16 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - 1 hour 26 min ago
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
5/6/2016 12:27:16 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Rock blasting operations are completed for the week. During blasting closures eastbound traffic will stopped at Gold Creek milepost 56, and westbound traffic will be stopped at milepost 62, Cabin Creek. No services are available past exit 53 eastbound and exit 70 westbound during blasting closures.

Weather:


Syria refugee camp strike 'war crime'

BBC World News - 1 hour 33 min ago
An air strike on a Syrian refugee camp that reportedly killed at least 28 people could amount to a war crime, a senior UN official says.
Categories: BBC World News

Israeli shell kills Gaza woman - medics

BBC World News - 1 hour 37 min ago
Israeli tank fire kills a Palestinian woman in Gaza, Palestinians say, in some of the worst clashes between Israeli forces and Hamas since 2014.
Categories: BBC World News

In California, couple's return to meat sparks vegan uproar

Yahoo! National News - 1 hour 38 min ago

This Wednesday, May 4, 2016 photo shows Cafe Gratitude restaurant in Los Angeles. At the Cafe Gratitude restaurant chain in California, waiters serve plates of vegan rice bowls, vegetable pizzas and tempeh sandwiches with names like "Gracious," ''Warm-Hearted" and "Magical." Angry patrons and animal rights activists are calling on vegans to boycott the restaurant after learning that owners Matthew and Terces Engelhart have begun eating meat and consuming animals raised on their private farm. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)LOS ANGELES (AP) — At the Cafe Gratitude restaurant chain in California, waiters serve plates of vegan rice bowls, vegetable pizzas and tempeh sandwiches with names such as "Gracious," ''Warm-Hearted" and "Magical."


SpaceX lands rocket at sea 2nd time after satellite launch

Yahoo! National News - 1 hour 40 min ago

SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket launches the JCSAT-14 communications satellite at Cape Canaveral, Fla, early Friday, May 6, 2016. The Falcon 9 first stage also landed on a droneship while the second stage continued on, delivering the spacecraft to a Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit. (SpaceX via AP) MANDATORY CREDITCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — For the second month in a row, the aerospace upstart SpaceX landed a rocket on an ocean platform early Friday, this time following the successful launch of a Japanese communications satellite.


GOP states benefiting from shift to wind and solar energy

NBA - 1 hour 41 min ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — If there’s a War on Coal, it’s increasingly clear which side is winning. Wind turbines and solar panels accounted for more than two-thirds of all new electric generation capacity added to the nation’s grid in 2015, according to a recent analysis by the U.S. Department of Energy. The remaining third was largely […]
Categories: Sports Center

GOP states benefiting from shift to wind and solar energy

Seattle Seahawks - 1 hour 41 min ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — If there’s a War on Coal, it’s increasingly clear which side is winning. Wind turbines and solar panels accounted for more than two-thirds of all new electric generation capacity added to the nation’s grid in 2015, according to a recent analysis by the U.S. Department of Energy. The remaining third was largely […]
Categories: Sports Center