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Oldest Amtrak survivor faces life and limits after crash

NBA - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 01:03

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Aaron Levine didn’t feel like a miracle. After three weeks in an induced coma, the oldest survivor of last year’s deadly Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia struggled to accept how severely his injuries had limited him. His 80-year-old shoulders and ribs were crushed, his right lung was punctured and spinal fractures left him […]
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Oldest Amtrak survivor faces life and limits after crash

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 01:03

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Aaron Levine didn’t feel like a miracle. After three weeks in an induced coma, the oldest survivor of last year’s deadly Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia struggled to accept how severely his injuries had limited him. His 80-year-old shoulders and ribs were crushed, his right lung was punctured and spinal fractures left him […]
Categories: Sports Center

Oldest Amtrak survivor faces life and limits after crash

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 01:03

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Aaron Levine didn’t feel like a miracle. After three weeks in an induced coma, the oldest survivor of last year’s deadly Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia struggled to accept how severely his injuries had limited him. His 80-year-old shoulders and ribs were crushed, his right lung was punctured and spinal fractures left him […]

VIDEO: Child rescued from dry well in China

BBC World News - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:58
A two-year-old boy is rescued from a well by firefighters in Baotou City, China.
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52 Climate Activists Arrested In Washington State - OPB News

Washington State News Wire - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:56

SFGate

52 Climate Activists Arrested In Washington State
OPB News
More than 100 people have been camped out on the rail lines leading to a pair of oil refineries in Washington since Friday. Sunday morning, officials arrested 52 of the protestors. Courtesy of 350 Seattle. Authorities cleared railroad tracks of ...
Protesters block railroad tracks in Washington state to halt oil trainsSFGate

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Danson returns to NBC schedule with a Thursday night comedy

NBA - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:41

NEW YORK (AP) — Ted Danson returns to NBC’s Thursday nights this fall, part of a conservative scheduling strategy for a network that is holding off much of its new material for other times in the year. NBC announced its programming plans Sunday in advance of Monday’s presentation to advertisers in New York. The network […]
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Danson returns to NBC schedule with a Thursday night comedy

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:41

NEW YORK (AP) — Ted Danson returns to NBC’s Thursday nights this fall, part of a conservative scheduling strategy for a network that is holding off much of its new material for other times in the year. NBC announced its programming plans Sunday in advance of Monday’s presentation to advertisers in New York. The network […]
Categories: Sports Center

Danson returns to NBC schedule with a Thursday night comedy

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:41

NEW YORK (AP) — Ted Danson returns to NBC’s Thursday nights this fall, part of a conservative scheduling strategy for a network that is holding off much of its new material for other times in the year. NBC announced its programming plans Sunday in advance of Monday’s presentation to advertisers in New York. The network […]

Spain preparing to receive its first refugees from Greece

NBA - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:38

MADRID (AP) — Spain says it is preparing to receive its first two batches of refugees from Greece and also expects to welcome more from Italy as part of a European Union relocation program. Interior Minister Jorge Fernandez Diaz said Sunday a first group of 87 refugees from Greece is due to arrive in Spain […]
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Spain preparing to receive its first refugees from Greece

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:38

MADRID (AP) — Spain says it is preparing to receive its first two batches of refugees from Greece and also expects to welcome more from Italy as part of a European Union relocation program. Interior Minister Jorge Fernandez Diaz said Sunday a first group of 87 refugees from Greece is due to arrive in Spain […]
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Spain preparing to receive its first refugees from Greece

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:38

MADRID (AP) — Spain says it is preparing to receive its first two batches of refugees from Greece and also expects to welcome more from Italy as part of a European Union relocation program. Interior Minister Jorge Fernandez Diaz said Sunday a first group of 87 refugees from Greece is due to arrive in Spain […]

Man shot in the back after being baptized in Honolulu church

NBA - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:36

HONOLULU (AP) — A man shot in the back after being baptized inside a Honolulu church is in stable condition, authorities said. Paramedics treated 60-year-old Tali Talitonu for a gunshot wound to the back at the Samoa-Tokelau Seventh-day Adventist Church on Saturday, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports (http://bit.ly/1XsF7vG). The victim’s nephew, Taleni Asuega, said up to […]
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Man shot in the back after being baptized in Honolulu church

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:36

HONOLULU (AP) — A man shot in the back after being baptized inside a Honolulu church is in stable condition, authorities said. Paramedics treated 60-year-old Tali Talitonu for a gunshot wound to the back at the Samoa-Tokelau Seventh-day Adventist Church on Saturday, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports (http://bit.ly/1XsF7vG). The victim’s nephew, Taleni Asuega, said up to […]
Categories: Sports Center

Man shot in the back after being baptized in Honolulu church

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:36

HONOLULU (AP) — A man shot in the back after being baptized inside a Honolulu church is in stable condition, authorities said. Paramedics treated 60-year-old Tali Talitonu for a gunshot wound to the back at the Samoa-Tokelau Seventh-day Adventist Church on Saturday, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports (http://bit.ly/1XsF7vG). The victim’s nephew, Taleni Asuega, said up to […]

White Pass - 5/15/2016 9:01:19 AM

White Pass Report - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:36
White Pass US12
5/15/2016 9:01:19 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. Construction has begun and drivers could experience as much as 30 minutes of additional weekday travel time. On nights and weekends, crews will be off the road and delays will be minimal.

Weather:


Satus Pass - 5/15/2016 9:07:00 AM

Satus Pass Report - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:36
Satus Pass US97
5/15/2016 9:07:00 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 - 5/15/2016 9:07:45 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:36
Stevens Pass US2
5/15/2016 9:07:45 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 - 5/15/2016 9:18:23 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:36
Blewett Pass US97
5/15/2016 9:18:23 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 - 5/15/2016 9:17:59 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:36
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
5/15/2016 9:17:59 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Scheduled rock blasting-related closure: Monday, May 16 through Thursday, May 19 from 7:30 p.m. to approximately 8:30 p.m. Traffic will be stopped eastbound at milepost 56 near Gold Creek and westbound at milepost 62 near Cabin Creek. During blasting closures there are no services eastbound past exit 53 near the Summit of Snoqualmie Pass or westbound past exit 70 near Easton.

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Obama will urge Rutgers graduates to pursue progress in changing world

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 00:34

 President Obama delivers Rutgers commencement addressPresident Barack Obama will urge this year's graduates at Rutgers University to pursue positive change in the world despite a cascade of challenges from student loan debt to overseas turmoil.