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Amid violence, Israel promotes Arab police officer

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 02:53

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Israel promoted an Arab police officer to deputy commissioner on Wednesday, making him the highest-ranking Muslim ever to serve in the force at a time when authorities are battling a wave of attacks by Palestinians that has frayed relations between Jews and Arabs. In his new position, the 59-year-old Gamal […]
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Amid violence, Israel promotes Arab police officer

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 02:53

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Israel promoted an Arab police officer to deputy commissioner on Wednesday, making him the highest-ranking Muslim ever to serve in the force at a time when authorities are battling a wave of attacks by Palestinians that has frayed relations between Jews and Arabs. In his new position, the 59-year-old Gamal […]

Washington, Gonzaga renew men’s basketball series Dec. 7 in Spokane

WA Huskies - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 02:51

Washington and Gonzaga will renew their men’s basketball series Dec. 7 at Spokane's McCarthey Athletic Center.
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Washington, Gonzaga renew men’s basketball series Dec. 7 in Spokane

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 02:51

Washington and Gonzaga will renew their men’s basketball series Dec. 7 at Spokane's McCarthey Athletic Center.
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Washington, Gonzaga renew men’s basketball series Dec. 7 in Spokane

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 02:51

Washington and Gonzaga will renew their men’s basketball series Dec. 7 at Spokane's McCarthey Athletic Center.
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Washington, Gonzaga renew men’s basketball series Dec. 7 in Spokane

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 02:51

Washington and Gonzaga will renew their men’s basketball series Dec. 7 at Spokane's McCarthey Athletic Center.

Families of Germanwings crash victims sue US flight school

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 02:48
WASHINGTON (AP) — The families of victims killed last year when a suicidal pilot flew an airliner into a mountainside in the French Alps filed a lawsuit Wednesday against the U.S. flight school where the pilot was trained, alleging the school failed to properly screen his medical background.

Cosby asks court to reseal testimony about affairs, drugs

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 02:44

FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2016 file photo, actor and comedian Bill Cosby arrives for a court appearance in Norristown, Pa. Lawyers for Cosby are urging a court to reseal the actor’s deposition testimony about extramarital affairs, Quaaludes and payments to women. A federal appeals court in Philadelphia is hearing arguments Wednesday, April 13. (Clem Murray/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP, Pool, File)PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby's lawyers urged an appeals court Wednesday to reseal the comedian's lurid, decade-old testimony about his womanizing, but the panel of judges seemed to think the request was pointless, since the deposition has already made headlines around the world.


'Affluenza' teen jailed in Texas

BBC World News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 02:42
A Texas teen who avoided prison over a fatal drink-driving crash by claiming he suffered from "affluenza" has been sentenced to nearly two years in jail.
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Murder charge expected in decapitation of Seattle-area mom

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 02:36
A judge on Tuesday found probable cause to hold John Charlton, 37, on $2 million bail while police investigated him on suspicion of second-degree murder, prosecutors said. King County prosecutors have until a Thursday hearing to bring charges against Charlton in connection with the gruesome killing of Ingrid Lyne, 40, which has made national headlines. "This is a very brutal crime," prosecutor Jennifer Worley told the judge at the Tuesday hearing as reported by television station Q13 Fox.

UAW election by set of VW Tennessee workers upheld by NLRB

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 02:34

A general view of the Volkswagen plant in ChattanoogaVW had asked for a review of the election involving about 160 of the plant's workers, who are skilled trades employees, in which 71 percent voted to join the UAW. The plant has a total hourly workforce of about 1,400 workers.


Pentagon to successors: keep focus on cyber, space, nukes

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 02:33

Robert Work, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense, speaks at a christening ceremony for the autonomous ship "Sea Hunter", developed by DARPA, in Portland, OregonBy Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Regardless of who wins the U.S. presidential election, top Pentagon leaders will urge their successors to focus on four top priorities - cyber, space, nuclear deterrent and electronic warfare, U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work said. Work said the Pentagon had now created organizations that looked at these four areas across the services to identify priorities, gaps and overlaps and ensure what he called an "enterprise-wide" approach. Lockheed Martin Corp, Boeing Co, Raytheon Co and other weapons makers keep close tabs on budget planning to see what new business opportunities may arise.


A thoroughly dominating day for the Huskies’ defense at spring practice No. 10

WA Huskies - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 02:32

The UW defense comes up with six sacks and shuts down the offense Wednesday.
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WADA Opens a Door for Athletes Who Tested Positive for Meldonium

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 02:32
Some athletes who tested positive might avoid sanctions because of a lack of certainty over how long the drug takes to clear the system.









Live postgame coverage: Mariners snap losing streak on Dae-Ho Lee’s walk-off homer

Seattle Mariners - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 02:30

The Mariners took the Rangers into extra innings Wednesday afternoon, finally notching their first home win of the season with Lee's walk-off home run in the 10th inning.
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Group releasing undercover video for cage-free egg push

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 02:11
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An animal welfare group said it hopes undercover video filmed inside a farm showing how hens are treated will get more U.S. food sellers behind cage-free eggs.

White Pass - 4/13/2016 10:48:50 AM

White Pass Report - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 02:10
White Pass US12
4/13/2016 10:48:50 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

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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. 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 - 4/13/2016 10:56:47 AM

Satus Pass Report - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 02:10
Satus Pass US97
4/13/2016 10:56:47 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
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Restrictions Southbound:
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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 - 4/13/2016 10:52:40 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 02:10
Stevens Pass US2
4/13/2016 10:52:40 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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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 - 4/13/2016 10:43:02 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 02:10
Blewett Pass US97
4/13/2016 10:43:02 AM

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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