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Bangladesh police arrest suspect in killing of gay activist

NBA - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 15:54

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Police in Bangladesh said Sunday that they have arrested a suspected Muslim militant for his alleged involvement in the killing last month of a gay rights activist and his friend in the capital. Police identified the suspect as Shariful Islam Shihab, a former member of the banned Islamic group Harkatul Jihad. […]
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Bangladesh police arrest suspect in killing of gay activist

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 15:54

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Police in Bangladesh said Sunday that they have arrested a suspected Muslim militant for his alleged involvement in the killing last month of a gay rights activist and his friend in the capital. Police identified the suspect as Shariful Islam Shihab, a former member of the banned Islamic group Harkatul Jihad. […]
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Bangladesh police arrest suspect in killing of gay activist

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 15:54

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Police in Bangladesh said Sunday that they have arrested a suspected Muslim militant for his alleged involvement in the killing last month of a gay rights activist and his friend in the capital. Police identified the suspect as Shariful Islam Shihab, a former member of the banned Islamic group Harkatul Jihad. […]

Bus Rollover in Texas Kills 8 and Injures 44

New York Times Headlines - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 15:51
The bus was traveling north on Route 83 in Webb County when it went off the road after the driver lost control, an official said.

Police: Officer shot in face during chase to leave hospital

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 15:50

A police officer works the scene Friday, May 13, 2016, in Manchester, N.H., after two police officers were shot overnight. No immediate details on the shootings were available. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Latest on two police officers shot and wounded in Manchester, New Hampshire (all times local):


Iraq: Militant attack north of Baghdad kills at least 12

NBA - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 15:49

BAGHDAD (AP) — The Islamic State group launched a coordinated assault Sunday on a natural gas plant north of the capital that killed at least 12 people, according to Iraqi officials. The attack started at dawn with a suicide car bomber hitting the main gate of the plant in the town of Taji, about 20 […]
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Iraq: Militant attack north of Baghdad kills at least 12

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 15:49

BAGHDAD (AP) — The Islamic State group launched a coordinated assault Sunday on a natural gas plant north of the capital that killed at least 12 people, according to Iraqi officials. The attack started at dawn with a suicide car bomber hitting the main gate of the plant in the town of Taji, about 20 […]
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Iraq: Militant attack north of Baghdad kills at least 12

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 15:49

BAGHDAD (AP) — The Islamic State group launched a coordinated assault Sunday on a natural gas plant north of the capital that killed at least 12 people, according to Iraqi officials. The attack started at dawn with a suicide car bomber hitting the main gate of the plant in the town of Taji, about 20 […]

White Pass - 5/15/2016 12:02:47 AM

White Pass Report - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 15:31
White Pass US12
5/15/2016 12:02:47 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.

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Satus Pass - 5/15/2016 12:12:48 AM

Satus Pass Report - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 15:31
Satus Pass US97
5/15/2016 12:12:48 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.

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Stevens Pass - 5/15/2016 12:01:01 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 15:31
Stevens Pass US2
5/15/2016 12:01:01 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.

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Blewett Pass - 5/15/2016 12:20:06 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 15:31
Blewett Pass US97
5/15/2016 12:20:06 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.

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Snoqualmie Pass - 5/15/2016 12:15:45 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 15:31
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
5/15/2016 12:15:45 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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Last surviving Casablanca actress dies

BBC World News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 15:29
French actress Madeleine Lebeau, the last surviving cast member of the classic 1942 film Casablanca, dies at the age of 92.
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Russia 'sorry' and 'ashamed' of cheats

BBC World News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 15:24
Russia is "ashamed" of cheating athletes but its ban should be lifted for the Rio Olympics, the country's sports minister has said.
Categories: BBC World News

Maoists still a force 50 years after the Cultural Revolution

NBA - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 15:23

LUOYANG, China (AP) — Fifty years after Mao Zedong unleashed the decade-long Cultural Revolution to reassert his authority and revive his radical communist agenda, the spirit of modern China’s founder still exerts a powerful pull. Millions of people were persecuted, publicly humiliated, beaten or killed during the upheaval, as zealous factionalism metastasized countrywide, tearing apart […]
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Maoists still a force 50 years after the Cultural Revolution

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 15:23

LUOYANG, China (AP) — Fifty years after Mao Zedong unleashed the decade-long Cultural Revolution to reassert his authority and revive his radical communist agenda, the spirit of modern China’s founder still exerts a powerful pull. Millions of people were persecuted, publicly humiliated, beaten or killed during the upheaval, as zealous factionalism metastasized countrywide, tearing apart […]
Categories: Sports Center

Maoists still a force 50 years after the Cultural Revolution

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 15:23

LUOYANG, China (AP) — Fifty years after Mao Zedong unleashed the decade-long Cultural Revolution to reassert his authority and revive his radical communist agenda, the spirit of modern China’s founder still exerts a powerful pull. Millions of people were persecuted, publicly humiliated, beaten or killed during the upheaval, as zealous factionalism metastasized countrywide, tearing apart […]

VIDEO: Highlights from Eurovision Song Contest

BBC World News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 15:22
Ukraine has won the Eurovision Song contest, with a song about Joseph Stalin's deportation of the Tatar people from Crimea in 1944.
Categories: BBC World News

Son in Utah entrapment case caught, after dad surrenders

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 15:22

This photo provided by Centerville Police shows Flint Wayne Harrison, 51. Utah police are searching for two suspects, Flint Wayne Harrison and Dereck James Harrison, after a woman and her four teenage daughters were lured to a house and tied in a basement before they managed to escape, authorities said Wednesday, May 11, 2016. (Centerville Police via AP)PINEDALE, Wyo. (AP) — The man still sought for allegedly luring a woman and her four teenage daughters to a Utah house and tying them up was arrested late Saturday night in Wyoming.