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A Self-Proclaimed Outsider Moves Closer to Pop Music Limelight

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 05:52
Bibi Bourelly, the songwriter behind hits for Rihanna and other pop powerhouses, is ready to step out on her own.

VIDEO: First look inside devastated Fort McMurray

BBC World News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 05:51
The BBC's Laura Bicker is one of the first journalists allowed back into the Canadian city of Fort McMurray after devastating wildfires there.
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1 year and a day in prison for threatening Florida mosques

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 05:47

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida man accused of threatening to firebomb two mosques last fall has been sentenced to a year and a day in federal prison. The Justice Department reported 43-year-old Martin Alan Schnitzler’s sentencing in a news release Monday. He pleaded guilty in February to obstructing persons in the free […]
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1 year and a day in prison for threatening Florida mosques

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 05:47

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida man accused of threatening to firebomb two mosques last fall has been sentenced to a year and a day in federal prison. The Justice Department reported 43-year-old Martin Alan Schnitzler’s sentencing in a news release Monday. He pleaded guilty in February to obstructing persons in the free […]
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1 year and a day in prison for threatening Florida mosques

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 05:47

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida man accused of threatening to firebomb two mosques last fall has been sentenced to a year and a day in federal prison. The Justice Department reported 43-year-old Martin Alan Schnitzler’s sentencing in a news release Monday. He pleaded guilty in February to obstructing persons in the free […]

California school recalls yearbook that calls Muslim girl 'Isis'

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 05:45
A California high school has asked students to return nearly 300 yearbooks that wrongly identified a Muslim teenager wearing a traditional headscarf as "Isis," officials said on Monday. The yearbook photo of Bayan Zehlif, a student at Los Osos High in Rancho Cucamonga who is seen smiling above a caption with the name "Isis Phillips," came to light after she posted a picture of it on social media on Friday.

1 year and a day in prison for threatening Florida mosques

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 05:44
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida man accused of threatening to firebomb two mosques last fall has been sentenced to a year and a day in federal prison.

Hardliner claims Philippine election win

BBC World News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 05:40
Hardline candidate Rodrigo Duterte claims victory in the Philippine presidential election on a law and order platform.
Categories: BBC World News

The Latest: California Assembly passes all-gender restrooms

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 05:38
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California's bill to make single-occupant restrooms gender neutral (all times local):

Judge resigns after accused of sexual abuse over 3 decades

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 05:36
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas judge resigned Monday after new allegations surfaced that he used his authority for the last 30 years to sexually prey on young men charged with crimes who needed financial help or who were afraid of losing their children or jobs.

White Pass - 5/9/2016 2:19:04 PM

White Pass Report - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 05:29
White Pass US12
5/9/2016 2:19:04 PM

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.

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Satus Pass - 5/9/2016 2:18:33 PM

Satus Pass Report - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 05:29
Satus Pass US97
5/9/2016 2:18:33 PM

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.

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Stevens Pass - 5/9/2016 2:07:25 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 05:29
Stevens Pass US2
5/9/2016 2:07:25 PM

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.

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Blewett Pass - 5/9/2016 2:01:50 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 05:29
Blewett Pass US97
5/9/2016 2:01:50 PM

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.

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Snoqualmie Pass - 5/9/2016 2:16:51 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 05:29
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
5/9/2016 2:16:51 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Advanced Notice: Closure planned at 7:00 AM west bound I-90 at exit 70 near Easton for up to 2 hours to recover an overturned semi from the shoulder. Rock blasting closures scheduled Tuesday May 10 through Thursday May 12, 7 p.m. lasting for one hour or more.

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Navajo Nation plans new alert system in wake of girl’s death

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 05:28

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — The Navajo Nation’s president has reacted to concerns raised by the abduction and death of an 11-year-old girl by setting a 60-day goal for establishing a new tribal alert system to provide notifications of abductions and other emergencies. Tribal President Russell Begaye announced Monday he has created a task force […]
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Navajo Nation plans new alert system in wake of girl’s death

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 05:28

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — The Navajo Nation’s president has reacted to concerns raised by the abduction and death of an 11-year-old girl by setting a 60-day goal for establishing a new tribal alert system to provide notifications of abductions and other emergencies. Tribal President Russell Begaye announced Monday he has created a task force […]
Categories: Sports Center

Navajo Nation plans new alert system in wake of girl’s death

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 05:28

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — The Navajo Nation’s president has reacted to concerns raised by the abduction and death of an 11-year-old girl by setting a 60-day goal for establishing a new tribal alert system to provide notifications of abductions and other emergencies. Tribal President Russell Begaye announced Monday he has created a task force […]

Major New York landlord accused of forcing out tenants to convert units

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 05:27
A major New York City landlord was accused on Monday of using harassment, intimidation and fraud to force rent-regulated tenants out of his buildings in order to convert their apartments to more profitable market-rate units. Steven Croman, whose company owns more than 140 apartment buildings in Manhattan, was also criminally charged with falsifying mortgage documents to obtain more than $45 million in loans. The 49-year-old Croman pleaded not guilty at state Supreme Court in Manhattan on Monday to 20 felony counts including grand larceny and fraud.

Oklahoma judge overturns convictions of 2 in shooting death

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 05:27

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Two men convicted in the drive-by shooting of a woman 22 years ago are innocent and their convictions should be overturned, an Oklahoma judge ruled Monday. Tulsa District Judge Sharon Holmes said that if jurors would have been able to hear a videotaped confession from a death-row inmate who admitted to […]
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