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The Latest: Wounded sheriff's deputy led drug raid

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 01:06

Officials work the scene where a sheriff's deputy was shot in the Lower 9th Ward of New Orleans, Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on a shooting of a deputy involved in a drug raid in New Orleans (all times local):


Black Drivers in Florida Face Far Stricter Seatbelt Enforcement, Report Says

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 01:00
Black motorists were given tickets for not wearing seatbelts nearly twice as often as white motorists in 2014, an American Civil Liberties Union report said.









Elton John, Still Rocking Out (and Speaking Out) With a Flourish

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 01:00
Mr. John is set to release his 33rd studio album, “Wonderful Crazy Night,” and says he still likes to rock out.









2 teenagers dead, 2 sickened from drinking racing fuel, soda

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 00:58
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A poison control official says two Tennessee teens are dead after drinking a mixture of racing fuel and Mountain Dew, and two others were sickened by the mixture they called "Dewshine."

Cops: Neglect led to death of woman in chair for 6 months

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 00:51
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Two relatives of an 82-year-old woman who authorities say died after she sat in the same chair for six months have been charged with neglect, according to warrants obtained Wednesday by The Associated Press.

White Pass - 1/27/2016 8:37:58 AM

White Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 00:44
White Pass US12
1/27/2016 8:37:58 AM

Temperature: 37 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet. 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. Starting Monday, Jan 25 WSDOT will be installing a new culvert across US 12 at the MP 154. The signal will be shut off and flaggers used. There may be times that the road will be closed for up to 30 minutes at a time. This work will 24 hours a day, seven days a week for the next five days.

Weather:
Raining

Satus Pass - 1/27/2016 8:24:03 AM

Satus Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 00:44
Satus Pass US97
1/27/2016 8:24:03 AM

Temperature: 38 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Overcast skies with areas of fog

Stevens Pass - 1/27/2016 8:30:13 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 00:44
Stevens Pass US2
1/27/2016 8:30:13 AM

Temperature: 34 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet with frost and ice in places.

Weather:
Raining

Blewett Pass - 1/27/2016 8:25:01 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 00:44
Blewett Pass US97
1/27/2016 8:25:01 AM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet with ice in places.

Weather:
Overcast skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/27/2016 8:26:08 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 00:44
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/27/2016 8:26:08 AM

Temperature: 34 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway bare and wet. Closure is planned for Wednesday Jan 27 and Thursday Jan 28 beginning at 11 p.m. and lasting for 4 hours to remove snow in the ditch line near the construction zone and the new bridge. Traffic will be stopped eastbound at milepost 56 near Gold Creek and westbound at milepost 62 near Cabin Creek and milepost 70 near Easton.

Weather:
Raining with areas of fog

AP Exclusive: Putin aide: Syrian vote must include refugees

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 00:44

MOSCOW (AP) — Syrian refugees should be given an opportunity to cast their ballots in the country’s future elections, Russia’s security chief has told The Associated Press, adding that the international community should focus on creating conditions for a free vote in Syria. However, demands for the immediate departure of Syrian President Bashar Assad would […]
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AP Exclusive: Putin aide: Syrian vote must include refugees

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 00:44

MOSCOW (AP) — Syrian refugees should be given an opportunity to cast their ballots in the country’s future elections, Russia’s security chief has told The Associated Press, adding that the international community should focus on creating conditions for a free vote in Syria. However, demands for the immediate departure of Syrian President Bashar Assad would […]
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AP Exclusive: Putin aide: Syrian vote must include refugees

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 00:44

MOSCOW (AP) — Syrian refugees should be given an opportunity to cast their ballots in the country’s future elections, Russia’s security chief has told The Associated Press, adding that the international community should focus on creating conditions for a free vote in Syria. However, demands for the immediate departure of Syrian President Bashar Assad would […]

Cop pleads not guilty to killing ex with daughter, 7, in car

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 00:42

FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — A suspended New Jersey police officer has pleaded not guilty to charges that he chased and gunned down his ex-wife while their 7-year-old daughter was in his car. The Asbury Park Press reports (http://on.app.com/1VrC5UU ) that Attorney Edward Bertucio pleaded not guilty on Neptune Township Sgt. Philip Seidle’s behalf on Wednesday […]
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Cop pleads not guilty to killing ex with daughter, 7, in car

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 00:42

FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — A suspended New Jersey police officer has pleaded not guilty to charges that he chased and gunned down his ex-wife while their 7-year-old daughter was in his car. The Asbury Park Press reports (http://on.app.com/1VrC5UU ) that Attorney Edward Bertucio pleaded not guilty on Neptune Township Sgt. Philip Seidle’s behalf on Wednesday […]
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Cop pleads not guilty to killing ex with daughter, 7, in car

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 00:42

FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — A suspended New Jersey police officer has pleaded not guilty to charges that he chased and gunned down his ex-wife while their 7-year-old daughter was in his car. The Asbury Park Press reports (http://on.app.com/1VrC5UU ) that Attorney Edward Bertucio pleaded not guilty on Neptune Township Sgt. Philip Seidle’s behalf on Wednesday […]

Cop pleads not guilty to killing ex with daughter, 7, in car

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 00:41
FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — A suspended New Jersey police officer has pleaded not guilty to charges that he chased and gunned down his ex-wife while their 7-year-old daughter was in his car.

Possible tornado tosses vehicle along Florida turnpike

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 00:41
MIAMI (AP) — A possible tornado picked up a southbound vehicle on Florida's Turnpike near Fort Lauderdale and dropped it in the northbound lane as a line of severe storms hit the area, officials said Wednesday morning.

Turkish journalists face life in jail

BBC World News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 00:37
Two Turkish journalists face life in prison over a story alleging the government armed Islamists in Syria.
Categories: BBC World News

Fiat Chrysler bets on SUV craze, sees Jeep sales soaring

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 00:34

DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler is betting the SUV craze is here to stay and drivers around the world will want even more Jeeps. The company predicts Jeep brand sales will nearly double to 2 million worldwide by 2018. Low gas prices and new products are among the reasons for the growth. Fiat Chrysler now […]
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