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US Navy poised to take ownership of its largest warship

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 20:05

BATH, Maine (AP) — The U.S. Navy is ready to take ownership of its largest and most technologically sophisticated destroyer. Capt. James Kirk, the ship’s skipper, says sailors’ personal effects and supplies are being moved aboard the warship in anticipation of the crew taking over responsibility of the Zumwalt this week in Bath, Maine. The […]

Will robot cars drive traffic congestion off a cliff?

NBA - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 20:04

WASHINGTON (AP) — Self-driving cars are expected to usher in a new era of mobility, safety and convenience. The problem, say transportation researchers, is that people will use them too much. Experts foresee robot cars chauffeuring children to school, dance class and baseball practice. The disabled and elderly will have new mobility. Commuters will be […]
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Will robot cars drive traffic congestion off a cliff?

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 20:04

WASHINGTON (AP) — Self-driving cars are expected to usher in a new era of mobility, safety and convenience. The problem, say transportation researchers, is that people will use them too much. Experts foresee robot cars chauffeuring children to school, dance class and baseball practice. The disabled and elderly will have new mobility. Commuters will be […]
Categories: Sports Center

Will robot cars drive traffic congestion off a cliff?

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 20:04

WASHINGTON (AP) — Self-driving cars are expected to usher in a new era of mobility, safety and convenience. The problem, say transportation researchers, is that people will use them too much. Experts foresee robot cars chauffeuring children to school, dance class and baseball practice. The disabled and elderly will have new mobility. Commuters will be […]

Man fatally stabbed in Mantua

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 20:01

Man fatally stabbed in MantuaA man is dead after a stabbing in the Mantua section of Philadelphia.


This Is Hart Island

New York Times Headlines - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 20:00
An uninhabited strip of land off the coast of the Bronx in Long Island Sound has been the final resting place for New York City's unclaimed dead since 1869.

Germany: Police arrest over 100 people at anti-coal protest

NBA - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 19:50

BERLIN (AP) — German police say they have arrested more than 100 people demonstrating against a coal mining in eastern Germany. Cottbus police say the protesters were among about 300 people who had forced their way onto the site of the Schwarze Pumpe coal-fired power plant late Saturday. Two protesters were injured during the police […]
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Germany: Police arrest over 100 people at anti-coal protest

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 19:50

BERLIN (AP) — German police say they have arrested more than 100 people demonstrating against a coal mining in eastern Germany. Cottbus police say the protesters were among about 300 people who had forced their way onto the site of the Schwarze Pumpe coal-fired power plant late Saturday. Two protesters were injured during the police […]
Categories: Sports Center

Germany: Police arrest over 100 people at anti-coal protest

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 19:50

BERLIN (AP) — German police say they have arrested more than 100 people demonstrating against a coal mining in eastern Germany. Cottbus police say the protesters were among about 300 people who had forced their way onto the site of the Schwarze Pumpe coal-fired power plant late Saturday. Two protesters were injured during the police […]

Germany: Police arrest over 100 people at anti-coal protest

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 19:48

 Police arrest over 100 people at anti-coal protestBERLIN (AP) — German police say they have arrested more than 100 people demonstrating against a coal mining in eastern Germany.


Pedestrian struck by vehicle in Burlington

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 19:39

Pedestrian struck by vehicle in BurlingtonPolice in Burlington, New Jersey are investigating a crash that seriously injured a pedestrian.


VIDEO: Backstage at Eurovision 2016

BBC World News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 19:37
A look behind the scenes at this year's Eurovision Song Contest, held in Stockholm, Sweden.
Categories: BBC World News

1 injured in fiery Hammonton crash

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 19:36

1 injured in fiery Hammonton crashOne person was injured after a crash in Hammonton, New Jersey.


White Pass - 5/15/2016 4:05:20 AM

White Pass Report - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 19:33
White Pass US12
5/15/2016 4:05:20 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 4:15:57 AM

Satus Pass Report - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 19:33
Satus Pass US97
5/15/2016 4:15:57 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 4:10:12 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 19:33
Stevens Pass US2
5/15/2016 4:10:12 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 4:08:48 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 19:33
Blewett Pass US97
5/15/2016 4:08:48 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.

Weather:


Snoqualmie Pass - 5/15/2016 4:00:48 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 19:33
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
5/15/2016 4:00:48 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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Voices: Once again, Cubans waiting for change

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 19:21

It's been 17 months since the U.S. and Cuba announced they will re-establish relations.

       

Philadelphia police find shooting victim outside hospital

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 19:21

Philadelphia police find shooting victim outside hospitalPhiladelphia police are sure they are dealing with a murder, but they have no idea where the victim was shot.