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California police sexual misconduct probe sparked by suicide

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:59
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — An officer's suicide prompted an investigation into allegations that Oakland police officers committed sexual misconduct with a minor, the department's police chief said.

VIDEO: Sikh soldier wins right to wear turban

BBC World News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:57
A Sikh solider who was forced to shave off his hair and beard to join the US Army has won the right to wear a black or camouflage turban and grow his facial hair.
Categories: BBC World News

Iran says Holocaust cartoon contest is not a denial

NBA - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:49

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran is staging an international cartoon contest on the Holocaust, saying it is not a denial of the Nazi massacre. Masuod Shojai-Tabatabai, the secretary of the contest, said Saturday, that they have no interest in denying the Holocaust or “ridiculing its victims.” He added that the world was witnessing a similar […]
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Iran says Holocaust cartoon contest is not a denial

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:49

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran is staging an international cartoon contest on the Holocaust, saying it is not a denial of the Nazi massacre. Masuod Shojai-Tabatabai, the secretary of the contest, said Saturday, that they have no interest in denying the Holocaust or “ridiculing its victims.” He added that the world was witnessing a similar […]
Categories: Sports Center

Iran says Holocaust cartoon contest is not a denial

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:49

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran is staging an international cartoon contest on the Holocaust, saying it is not a denial of the Nazi massacre. Masuod Shojai-Tabatabai, the secretary of the contest, said Saturday, that they have no interest in denying the Holocaust or “ridiculing its victims.” He added that the world was witnessing a similar […]

U.S. Coast Guard searching for woman who fell overboard from cruise ship off Texas

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:39
The cruise ship alerted the Coast Guard that Samantha Broberg, 33, may have fallen overboard about 195 miles (315 km) from the Texas coast, the Coast Guard said in a statement. The Coast Guard said the cruise ship had a video of a woman falling overboard and had conducted a search for all passengers on board.

Afghan official: Suicide attack kills 3 police in south

NBA - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:37

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says at least three policemen have died after a suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle near a police training base in southern Helmand province. Omar Zwak, spokesman for the provincial governor, said Saturday that 12 others, including two civilians, were wounded in the attack. The attack targeted a […]
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Afghan official: Suicide attack kills 3 police in south

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:37

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says at least three policemen have died after a suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle near a police training base in southern Helmand province. Omar Zwak, spokesman for the provincial governor, said Saturday that 12 others, including two civilians, were wounded in the attack. The attack targeted a […]
Categories: Sports Center

Afghan official: Suicide attack kills 3 police in south

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:37

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says at least three policemen have died after a suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle near a police training base in southern Helmand province. Omar Zwak, spokesman for the provincial governor, said Saturday that 12 others, including two civilians, were wounded in the attack. The attack targeted a […]

Zimmerman deletes, reposts auction for gun used to kill Martin

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:26

After fake bidders drove the gun's price to $66 million, Zimmerman pulled and restarted the auction Saturday.

       

White Pass - 5/14/2016 12:52:08 AM

White Pass Report - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:18
White Pass US12
5/14/2016 12:52:08 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 - 5/14/2016 1:00:16 AM

Satus Pass Report - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:18
Satus Pass US97
5/14/2016 1:00:16 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 - 5/14/2016 12:44:14 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:18
Stevens Pass US2
5/14/2016 12:44:14 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 - 5/14/2016 12:53:27 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:18
Blewett Pass US97
5/14/2016 12:53:27 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 - 5/14/2016 12:44:01 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:18
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
5/14/2016 12:44:01 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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Hezbollah: Insurgents Killed Top Military Commander in Syria

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:15
The top commander of Lebanon's militant Hezbollah was killed in Syria by insurgent shelling, Hezbollah said Saturday, vowing to continue its involvement in Syria's civil war.

Meet 5 canines with a career of caring for humans

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:02

From comfort dogs to lifesavers, these five canines are devoted to caring for humans

       

Self-driving robots are the new longshoremen on L.A. waterfront

NBA - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:00

A Los Angeles marine-cargo facility demonstrates how autonomous technology could revolutionize freight transport as much as personal travel. Backers say it doubles the speed of loading and unloading ships, saving money, boosting profits and potentially reducing emissions.
Categories: Sports Center

Self-driving robots are the new longshoremen on L.A. waterfront

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:00

A Los Angeles marine-cargo facility demonstrates how autonomous technology could revolutionize freight transport as much as personal travel. Backers say it doubles the speed of loading and unloading ships, saving money, boosting profits and potentially reducing emissions.
Categories: Sports Center

Self-driving robots are the new longshoremen on L.A. waterfront

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 05/14/2016 - 16:00

A Los Angeles marine-cargo facility demonstrates how autonomous technology could revolutionize freight transport as much as personal travel. Backers say it doubles the speed of loading and unloading ships, saving money, boosting profits and potentially reducing emissions.