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Some Muslim groups concerned about terror prevention program

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 07:20
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — About 40 Muslim groups in Minnesota are voicing concern about a federal program designed to fight terror recruiting, according to a statement sent out Friday by the Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations.

Blues legend B.B. King tells fans he's in hospice at Vegas home

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 07:18

Blues legend B.B. King tells fans he's in hospice at Vegas homeBlues legend B.B. King is telling fans he's in hospice care at home in Las Vegas.


Crush syndrome: Saving life in Nepal

BBC World News - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 07:18
What medical supplies does quake-hit Nepal most need?
Categories: BBC World News

Amtrak, CSX sue trucking company involved in NC derailment

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 07:17
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Amtrak and railroad operator CSX are suing the trucking company involved in a March train derailment in North Carolina that injured 55 people.

Ruling: Getting past screen was enough to break and enter

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 07:11
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — An appeals court has upheld a man's conviction on a breaking-and-entering charge that stemmed from a thwarted burglary attempt in Las Cruces.

White Pass - 5/1/2015 2:07:23 PM

White Pass Report - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 07:11
White Pass US12
5/1/2015 2:07:23 PM

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Satus Pass - 5/1/2015 2:12:13 PM

Satus Pass Report - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 07:11
Satus Pass US97
5/1/2015 2:12:13 PM

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Stevens Pass - 5/1/2015 2:02:09 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 07:11
Stevens Pass US2
5/1/2015 2:02:09 PM

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Blewett Pass - 5/1/2015 2:04:25 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 07:11
Blewett Pass US97
5/1/2015 2:04:25 PM

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Snoqualmie Pass - 5/1/2015 2:01:00 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 07:11
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
5/1/2015 2:01:00 PM

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Mayflower replica slated to continue repairs at home

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 07:10
PLYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — A replica of the Mayflower is scheduled to sail home in time for the busy summer tourist season.

VIDEO: Children living with Ukraine conflict

BBC World News - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 07:10
As the conflict in Ukraine continues, Tom Burridge visits a school in Donetsk which is still open, despite being very close to front line and being hit by shelling.
Categories: BBC World News

Prosecutors: Judge could consider lesser offense for officer

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 07:04
CLEVELAND (AP) — A judge could consider lesser charges against a policeman for his role in the fatal shootings of two unarmed people in a car in a 137-shot barrage of police gunfire, according to a motion filed Friday by prosecutors, who insisted they've proved their case.

Gunmen open fire on Mexico Army chopper as violence roils major state

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 07:03
By Jose Luis Osorio GUADALAJARA, Mexico (Reuters) - Armed men attacked a Mexican army helicopter on Friday, killing three on board and forcing it to the ground on a day of violence that left at least seven people dead and vehicles, banks and gas stations ablaze. Security in Jalisco state, one of the growth engines of the Mexican economy, has become an increasing problem for President Enrique Pena Nieto, who took office pledging to pacify the country following years of brutal drug gang violence. The local Jalisco New Generation cartel was believed to be behind the attack on the helicopter that forced it into an emergency landing, a government official said. In Jalisco's capital, Guadalajara, the second-largest city in Mexico, vehicles were set on fire in and around the metropolitan area.

Utah police: Body found is not 26-year-old missing woman

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 07:00

Officers with the Department of Public Safety State Bureau of Investigation process the scene where human remains inside a suitcase were discovered on the side of I-80 near Saltair in Magna, Utah, on Thursday, April 30, 2015. Provo police confirmed that they are working with investigators but aren't sure yet if the body could be missing Provo woman Elizabeth "Elena" Laguna Salgado. Salgado was last seen on April 16 leaving Nomen Global Language Center in Provo. (Laura Seitz,/The Deseret News via AP) SALT LAKE TRIBUNE OUT; MAGS OUTMAGNA, Utah (AP) — Utah police say a body found in a suitcase along Interstate 80 west of Salt Lake City is that of a middle-aged woman.


Frein lawyers seek end to use of name, image in DA campaign

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 06:55
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The man accused of shooting to death a Pennsylvania state trooper and wounding another asked a judge Friday to order the prosecutor to stop using his name or photo in campaign materials.

Judge: US government liable for some Katrina flooding

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 06:55
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Ruling in a nearly decade-old lawsuit, a judge in Washington said Friday that the federal government is responsible for some of the catastrophic flooding that followed Hurricane Katrina and other storms — flooding blamed on a now-closed navigation channel.

Last clergy files released in Los Angeles 8 years after deal

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 06:49

FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2013, file photo, visitors tour the grounds of the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, the seat of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. A final batch of clergy sex abuse files is being released in Los Angeles eight years after a record-setting $660 million court settlement was reached with the Roman Catholic archdiocese. Nearly 2,400 pages from confidential records kept on 11 priests were made public Friday, May 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — An attorney for hundreds of sex abuse victims in Los Angeles released the last batch of files Friday kept by the Roman Catholic church on priests accused of molesting children.


Key players in New Jersey lane-closure scandal

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 06:47

Bridget Anne Kelly, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's former deputy chief of staff, speaks at a news conference where she denies any wrongdoing in the George Washington Bridge traffic scandal, Friday, May 1, 2015, in Livingston, N.J. Earlier Friday, federal prosecutors brought charges against three former allies of Christie, but not Christie himself, in the George Washington Bridge traffic scandal, easing the legal threat that has hung over his 2016 White House ambitions for more than a year. One of those charged, David Wildstein, a former high-ranking official at the transportation agency that operates the bridge, pleaded guilty and accused the two other defendants, Kelly and Bill Baroni, of joining him in the politically motivated scheme to create huge traffic jams. Kelly and Baroni were charged in an indictment unsealed later Friday. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)Some of the players in the scandal surrounding the politically motivated closures of lanes near the George Washington Bridge in 2013:


Prosecutor: Hit list found in case of Iranian activist death

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 06:42
HOUSTON (AP) — Texas investigators have uncovered a hit list in the case of a Jordanian man accused of fatally shooting a female Iranian activist, prosecutors said Friday.