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Video: Marcus Peters on Washington's inexperienced secondary

WA Huskies - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 06:01
After the first workout at Washington's football camp, junior cornerback Marcus Peters talked about the differences under new coach Chris Petersen.
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Seattle parking: More streets will have fees to 8 p.m.

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 06:00
Drivers in five more Seattle neighborhoods will have to pay for curbside parking until 8 p.m., as the city adjusts its meter network between now and the end of the year. The changes are meant to follow demand -- rates rise when surveys show that more than 85 percent of spaces on a street a

Fmr. White House press secretary James Brady dies

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 05:59

Fmr. White House press secretary James Brady diesA major trait that endeared Jim Brady to the Washington press corps was his sense of humor, especially when he made fun of his own boss.


Methow Valley deals with wildfires, wild weather at height of tourist season

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 05:57
Weeks of wildfires. Tree-toppling wild winds this past weekend. Evacuations and power outages.

Video: John Timu moving past offseason mishap

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 05:54
Washington senior linebacker John Timu spoke to the media after the Monday morning workout. He touched on several topics, including his offseason two-week suspension from spring camp stemming from a misdemeanor charge of a vehicle prowling.

Dutch inform UN of Malaysia Airlines investigation

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 05:54
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Netherlands has informed the U.N. Security Council of the international investigation it is leading into the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine — in response to a council request.

Over 30 homes damaged in California storms

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 05:52

Andrew Watson and his daughter Taylor Becker dig out their car after rocks and mud inundated their home in the mountain community of Forest Falls in the San Bernardino Mountains Monday, Aug. 4, 2014. Crews cleared roads in an area where some 2,500 had been stranded after thunderstorms caused mountain mudslides in Southern California over the weekend, while authorities estimated that between 6 and 8 homes were badly damaged and likely uninhabitable. One person was found dead in a vehicle that was caught in a flash flood. A group of campers spent the night at a community center near Forest Falls headed. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)MOUNT BALDY, Calif. (AP) — More than 30 homes have been damaged after flash floods struck Southern California mountain areas — with at least a dozen of them so severely damaged that they're uninhabitable, authorities said Monday.


UW to build animal research lab underground

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 05:52
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Judges split on bail for Philly police officers

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 05:47

Judges split on bail for Philly police officersThree Philadelphia police officers charged with conspiring to rob drug dealers of more than $500,000 in cash and cocaine were granted house arrest Monday, although two others were denied bail.


Feds: Violence pervasive in NYC youth jails

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 05:46

FILE - In this July 31, 2014 file photo, Rikers Island juvenile detention facility inmates walk single file to the jail's chapel for a visit from Def Jam co-founder Russell Simmons and entertainer L.L. Cool J. The city’s juvenile jails are extremely violent and unsafe, the result of a deeply ingrained culture of violence in which guards routinely violate constitutional rights of teenage inmates and subject them to “rampant use of unnecessary and excessive force,” federal prosecutors said in a scathing report released Monday, Aug. 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's juvenile jails are extremely violent and unsafe, the result of a deeply ingrained culture of violence in which guards routinely violate constitutional rights of teenage inmates and subject them to "rampant use of unnecessary and excessive force," the federal government said in a scathing report released Monday.


Man charged in Mich. death of black girl weeps on stand

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 05:43

Theodore Wafer stands in the courtroom during his arraignment in DetroitTheodore Wafer, 55, is accused of killing Renisha McBride, 19, with a shotgun blast to the face through a screen door in Dearborn Heights after she knocked looking for help last November. I took that away from her." Wafer, an airport maintenance worker who is charged with second-degree murder in the racially charged case, faces up to life in prison if convicted. "I knew I had to get my gun," Wafer said. "I didn't know where this was going." Wafer has told police the shooting was an accident.


No new name for stepmother of boy missing 4 years

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 05:36
ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — The stepmother of an Oregon boy whose disappearance in 2010 touched off an intense search has failed to persuade a judge to let her change her name.

Prosecutor under fire in contested Texas execution

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 05:34

FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Texas Dept. of Criminal Justice shows Cameron Todd Willingham who was executed in 2004 for setting fire to his Corsicana house, killing his 2-year-old daughter and 1-year-old twins. The Innocence Project announced Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, that it has filed a state bar grievance against John H. Jackson, a former judge who prosecuted, Willingham who was controversially executed on Feb. 17, 2004. (AP Photo/Texas Department of Criminal Justice, File)DALLAS (AP) — A nonprofit group on Monday accused the prosecutor in the case of a Texas man executed for the fire deaths of his three daughters of trying to cover up a jailhouse informant's recantation.


NY teen jails 'violent and unsafe'

BBC World News - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 05:34
New York's juvenile jails are extremely violent and unsafe and violate the rights of their teenage inmates, a federal government report finds.
Categories: BBC World News

LinkedIn pays $6M in unpaid wages, damages

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 05:28
NEW YORK (AP) — Professional networking service LinkedIn has agreed to pay nearly $6 million in unpaid wages and damages to 359 current and former employees, the Labor Department said on Monday.

L.A.'s Sunset Boulevard reopens week after huge water main break

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 05:25

Emergency crews line Sunset Boulevard at the Westwood Plaza intersection after a broken thirty inch water main gushed water onto Sunset Boulevard near the UCLA campus in the Westwood section of Los AngelesBy Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Sunset Boulevard reopened in Los Angeles on Monday, a week after part of the famed thoroughfare across America's second-largest city was shut down when a water main ruptured underneath it, spouting a 40-foot geyser and flooding part of the UCLA campus. Crews worked around the clock to fix the broken pipe, fill in the gaping hole left behind when it burst and re-pave the thoroughfare before the Monday morning commute, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said. The flood swamped campus athletic fields, underground parking garages and several buildings, including Pauley Pavilion, the arena built in 1965 which has become famous as home to the university's basketball teams. The school's athletic director said on Friday that the wooden flooring of Pauley Pavilion, which underwent a $136 million renovation completed in 2012, would have to be replaced.


APNewsBreak: Corps agrees to monitor dam pollution

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 05:24

This Nov. 19, 2012 file photo shows the high-flow release of water into the Colorado River from bypass tubes at Glen Canyon Dam in Page, Ariz. An advocacy group is calling the Colorado River the nation's most endangered waterway. An annual American Rivers report being released Wednesday April 17, 2013, doesn't call pollution the problem. It instead cites drought and demand. (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, Rob Schumacher, file) MARICOPA COUNTY OUT; MAGS OUT; NO SALESFor the first time in its history, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will have to disclose the amount of pollutants its dams are sending into waterways in a groundbreaking legal settlement that could have broad implications for the Corps' hundreds of dams nationwide.


Troubled supermarket says workers fear for safety

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 05:22

Ardian Zoto, right, an employee of Market Basket for six years, holds a sign outside the supermarket in Danvers, Mass., Monday, Aug. 4, 2014. Executives at the troubled Market Basket supermarket chain in New England say they have heard from employees who are "concerned for their safety" in a dispute over the company's direction. In a statement Monday, co-CEOs Felicia Thornton and Jim Gooch say the employees are worried about attending a job fair that was set up to replace colleagues who walked off the job to protest the firing of the previous CEO. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)BOSTON (AP) — Executives at the troubled Market Basket supermarket chain in New England stepped up their efforts Monday to fight back against a workers' revolt and customer boycott that have paralyzed the company and drawn attention for their unusual demand to reinstate the previous CEO.


Wisconsin man accused of hiding bodies faces more charges

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 05:16
By Brendan O'Brien MILWAUKEE (Reuters) - A former Wisconsin police officer accused of stuffing the bodies of two women into separate suitcases and dumping them along a rural road is expected to face additional charges on Tuesday, prosecutors said. Steven Zelich, 52, is scheduled for an initial court appearance in Kenosha County, one of the two counties where authorities said Zelich told police he killed the women accidentally during sexual encounters. Authorities believe Jenny Gamez, 21, of Cottage Grove, Oregon, died at a Kenosha, Wisconsin, hotel in 2012 during a bondage session after meeting Zelich online. The Kenosha County District Attorney's office declined to say what charges it expected to file against Zelich on Tuesday, but confirmed that an initial court appearance was set.

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White Pass Report - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 05:15
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