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Illinois judge dismisses murder charge in girl's '57 slaying

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 00:32
SYCAMORE, Ill. (AP) — A judge formally dismissed a murder case Friday against a retired Washington state police officer who a prosecutor says was wrongly convicted in the 1957 killing of a 7-year-old Illinois girl, but he put off a decision on whether to appoint a special prosecutor.

NFL DRAFT: From college spread to pros not easy for anyone

NBA - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 00:32

So, you have a quarterback who played in the spread and never took a snap at the line of scrimmage. And receivers who don’t understand route trees. Not to mention linebackers who rarely played in tight quarters. And blockers who have not gotten into a three-point stance since high school. Or junior high. Now turn […]
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NFL DRAFT: From college spread to pros not easy for anyone

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 00:32

So, you have a quarterback who played in the spread and never took a snap at the line of scrimmage. And receivers who don’t understand route trees. Not to mention linebackers who rarely played in tight quarters. And blockers who have not gotten into a three-point stance since high school. Or junior high. Now turn […]
Categories: Sports Center

NFL DRAFT: From college spread to pros not easy for anyone

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 00:32

So, you have a quarterback who played in the spread and never took a snap at the line of scrimmage. And receivers who don’t understand route trees. Not to mention linebackers who rarely played in tight quarters. And blockers who have not gotten into a three-point stance since high school. Or junior high. Now turn […]

Clinton vows to address pay fairness for women in PA event

NBA - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 00:31

JENKINTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Hillary Clinton is vowing to address pay fairness for women if elected president, joining with women at a suburban Philadelphia cafe in the days before the Pennsylvania primary. Clinton says she is excited that Harriet Tubman will eventually be on the $20 dollar bill but adds that it’s “not enough to […]
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Clinton vows to address pay fairness for women in PA event

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 00:31

JENKINTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Hillary Clinton is vowing to address pay fairness for women if elected president, joining with women at a suburban Philadelphia cafe in the days before the Pennsylvania primary. Clinton says she is excited that Harriet Tubman will eventually be on the $20 dollar bill but adds that it’s “not enough to […]
Categories: Sports Center

Clinton vows to address pay fairness for women in PA event

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 00:31

JENKINTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Hillary Clinton is vowing to address pay fairness for women if elected president, joining with women at a suburban Philadelphia cafe in the days before the Pennsylvania primary. Clinton says she is excited that Harriet Tubman will eventually be on the $20 dollar bill but adds that it’s “not enough to […]

Massachusetts boy skips birthday gifts, gives to sea turtles

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 00:24

Jasper Rose, of Watertown, Mass., stands near Myrtle, a green sea turtle swimming in the main tank at the New England Aquarium Friday, April 22, 2016, in Boston. The 6-year-old's love of sea turtles prompted him to skip his birthday gifts and instead asked for money to donate for sea turtle rescue efforts. He has so far raised $550. (AP Photo/Bill Sikes)BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts 6-year-old's love of sea turtles prompted him to forgo birthday gifts this year and ask instead for money he could donate to sea turtle rescue efforts.


Virginia Governor Restores Voting Rights to Felons

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 00:23
Gov. Terry McAuliffe used his executive power to allow more than 200,000 convicted felons to vote, circumventing the Republican-run legislature.

Police save choking baby during search for suspect

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 00:21
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Two Florida police officers were in the right place at the right time to help save a choking infant.

Mali arrests 'hotel attacks mastermind'

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 00:20
Authorities in Mali say they have arrested a Mauritanian man suspected of masterminding deadly terror attacks on hotels in the country last year.
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US buys Iranian heavy water as part of nuke deal

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 00:19
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is buying 32 metric tons of Iranian heavy water, a key component for one kind of nuclear reactor, to help Iran meet the terms of last year's landmark nuclear deal under which it agreed to curb its atomic program in exchange for billions of dollars in sanctions relief.

Scaling Back: A New Policy Disagreement Between Clinton and Sanders: Soda Taxes

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 00:10
Is a tax on sugar-sweetened beverages an admirable way to improve public health, or a regressive measure that hurts the poor? The left is divided.

2 Chester-Upland students named Gates Millennium Scholars

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 00:08

2 Chester-Upland students named Gates Millennium ScholarsThe Gates Foundation has named two students from the Chester-Upland School District as the new Millennium Scholars.


2 Art Worlds: Flush MoMA, Struggling Met

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 00:03
The diverging fortunes of the New York City museums illustrate the current state of the art community, which is dominated by Modern and contemporary art.

West Virginia regulator says Alpha Natural asset sale may jeopardize cleanup

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 23:59
By Tracy Rucinski CHICAGO (Reuters) - West Virginia's environmental authority opposes a plan by bankrupt coal miner Alpha Natural Resources to sell core assets to its hedge fund lenders, saying in a court filing that it could undermine a $1 billion cleanup. A string of bankruptcy filings by major U.S. coal companies, including Alpha last August, has raised concern among environmental agencies and the federal government that future mine cleanups may be at risk. The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection said Alpha's proposed sale of certain mines would strip the company of its "crown jewels," giving it little hope of obtaining its required bonding or performing its cleanup obligations, according to an April 15 filing with the bankruptcy court.

Artist JMW Turner to appear on British 20 pound note

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 23:56
LONDON (AP) — Sorry, Adam Smith. The Bank of England has announced that the 18th-century economist is losing his place on a British banknote to artist J.M.W. Turner.

White Pass - 4/22/2016 8:32:41 AM

White Pass Report - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 23:53
White Pass US12
4/22/2016 8:32:41 AM

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Satus Pass - 4/22/2016 8:33:00 AM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 23:53
Satus Pass US97
4/22/2016 8:33:00 AM

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Stevens Pass - 4/22/2016 8:32:40 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 23:53
Stevens Pass US2
4/22/2016 8:32:40 AM

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