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U.S. will send 217 more troops to Iraq to help fight ISIL

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 18:14

The Pentagon said Monday it will loosen restrictions on what U.S. troops can do there to help Iraq retake Mosul

       

Union Seeks Higher Tariffs on U.S. Imports of Raw Aluminum

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 18:12
Much of the United States aluminum smelting industry will soon be idled or shut down, according to the United Steelworkers union’s legal petition.

10 Things to Know for Today

NBA - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 18:07

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. FIGHTS LOOM AFTER BRAZIL’S LOWER CHAMBER OKS IMPEACHMENT PROCEEDINGS The measure now goes to the Senate, which must decide if it will try democratically elected President Dilma Rousseff for alleged fiscal irregularities. 2. QUAKE DEATH TOLL ABOVE […]
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10 Things to Know for Today

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 18:07

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. FIGHTS LOOM AFTER BRAZIL’S LOWER CHAMBER OKS IMPEACHMENT PROCEEDINGS The measure now goes to the Senate, which must decide if it will try democratically elected President Dilma Rousseff for alleged fiscal irregularities. 2. QUAKE DEATH TOLL ABOVE […]
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10 Things to Know for Today

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 18:07

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. FIGHTS LOOM AFTER BRAZIL’S LOWER CHAMBER OKS IMPEACHMENT PROCEEDINGS The measure now goes to the Senate, which must decide if it will try democratically elected President Dilma Rousseff for alleged fiscal irregularities. 2. QUAKE DEATH TOLL ABOVE […]

VIDEO: Police radio calls from officer shooting

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 18:07

 Police radio calls from officer shootingAction News has obtained the dramatic police radio calls made by the partner of a police officer shot and wounded in West Philadelphia.


White Pass - 4/18/2016 2:43:33 AM

White Pass Report - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 18:05
White Pass US12
4/18/2016 2:43:33 AM

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Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available. 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. 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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Satus Pass - 4/18/2016 2:45:43 AM

Satus Pass Report - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 18:05
Satus Pass US97
4/18/2016 2:45:43 AM

Temperature: Not Available

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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 - 4/18/2016 2:55:07 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 18:05
Stevens Pass US2
4/18/2016 2:55:07 AM

Temperature: Not Available

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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 - 4/18/2016 2:53:28 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 18:05
Blewett Pass US97
4/18/2016 2:53:28 AM

Temperature: Not Available

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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 - 4/18/2016 2:59:15 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 18:05
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
4/18/2016 2:59:15 AM

Temperature: Not Available

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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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Supreme Court rejects challenge to Google’s online library

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 17:59

The Supreme Court is turning away a challenge to Google’s online book library from authors who complain that the project makes it harder for...

       

Handmade wind turbine at heart of Earth-minded church service

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 17:57

Loren Johnson spent 3 years on the structure, which a church came to bless on Sunday.

       

Handmade wind turbine at heart of Earth-minded church service

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 17:57

Loren Johnson spent 3 years on the structure, which a church came to bless on Sunday.

       

Australia PM gets early election trigger

BBC World News - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 17:52
Australia will likely head to the polls on 2 July after the federal upper house voted down legislation aimed at policing construction industry unions.
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VIDEO: 911 call from officer shooting

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 17:46

 Police radio calls from officer shootingAction News has obtained the dramatic police radio calls made by the partner of a police officer shot and wounded in West Philadelphia.


Can the GOP win the White House?

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 17:39

What if Republican voters choose a candidate doomed to fail in November?

       

VIDEO: Aerial footage of Japan quake damage

BBC World News - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 17:37
Drone footage shows the devastation to the remote towns of Minamiaso and Mashiki caused by last week's earthquakes that hit southern Japan.
Categories: BBC World News

Elizabeth Warren, comic book hero? Senator is latest to star

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 17:30

 Elizabeth Warren" featuring a likeness of Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren. The publication is one in a series called Female Force, which celebrates female empowerment in the comic book medium. (Darren G. Davis/Storm Entertainment via AP)BOSTON (AP) — Her parents didn't hail from the planet Krypton, and she was never bitten by a radioactive spider, but that hasn't stopped Elizabeth Warren from starring as a comic book hero.


Oculus reacts to virtual reality privacy questions

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 17:30

FILE - This Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015, file photo shows a sign on the front door to the Oculus Story Studio, a hub for digital animators and experimental filmmakers in San Francisco's trendy South of Market district. An executive from virtual reality company Oculus said consumers shouldn't be concerned about their privacy when using the Oculus Rift system. Sen. Al Franken penned an open letter to the company in early April 2016, asking for details about user data collected by the new VR system. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — An executive from virtual reality company Oculus says consumers shouldn't be concerned about an invasion of their privacy when using the Oculus Rift.