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Big landlord hit with fraud charges, tenant-harassment suit

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:58

NEW YORK (AP) — A major New York City landlord is facing mortgage-fraud charges and a tenant-harassment lawsuit from the state attorney general, who says the landlord tried to bully tenants out of rent-regulated apartments. Landlord Steven Croman pleaded not guilty Monday to grand larceny and other charges accusing him of overstating rent revenue to […]
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Big landlord hit with fraud charges, tenant-harassment suit

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:58

NEW YORK (AP) — A major New York City landlord is facing mortgage-fraud charges and a tenant-harassment lawsuit from the state attorney general, who says the landlord tried to bully tenants out of rent-regulated apartments. Landlord Steven Croman pleaded not guilty Monday to grand larceny and other charges accusing him of overstating rent revenue to […]
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Big landlord hit with fraud charges, tenant-harassment suit

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:58

NEW YORK (AP) — A major New York City landlord is facing mortgage-fraud charges and a tenant-harassment lawsuit from the state attorney general, who says the landlord tried to bully tenants out of rent-regulated apartments. Landlord Steven Croman pleaded not guilty Monday to grand larceny and other charges accusing him of overstating rent revenue to […]

Tough-talking Philippine mayor looks set to be new president

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:57

Front-running presidential candidate Mayor Rodrigo Duterte gestures during a news conference shortly after voting in a polling precinct at Daniel R. Aguinaldo National High School, Matina district, his hometown in Davao city in southern Philippines Monday, May 9, 2016. Duterte was the last to vote among five presidential hopefuls. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A brash and tough-talking mayor who has pledged to kill suspected criminals and end crime within six months looked set to become the next president of the Philippines after taking an unassailable lead in an unofficial vote count in Monday's elections.


Big landlord hit with fraud charges, tenant-harassment suit

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:56
NEW YORK (AP) — A major New York City landlord is facing mortgage-fraud charges and a tenant-harassment lawsuit from the state attorney general, who says the landlord tried to bully tenants out of rent-regulated apartments.

The Latest: Ex-FBI agent pleads guilty to perjury

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:53

FILE - In this April 30, 2015 file photo, Robert Fitzpatrick, of Charlestown, R.I., walks from federal court in Boston with his wife Jane. Fitzpatrick, a former FBI agent accused of lying during his testimony in the trial of Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger, is expected to plead guilty to perjury charges. Fitzpatrick is scheduled to appear Monday, May 9, 2016, in U.S. District Court in Boston for a change-of-plea hearing. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the former FBI agent who pleaded guilty to lying on the stand during Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger's trial (all times local):


Hopes raised in Canada wildfire battle

BBC World News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:51
The battle to contain the wildfires in west-central Canada has reached a turning point, thanks in part to drizzle and favourable winds, say officials.
Categories: BBC World News

New hire Tirico to take part in NBC Olympic coverage in Rio

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:50

NEW YORK (AP) — Mike Tirico will take part in NBC’s Olympic coverage in Rio this summer after he joins the network July 1. NBC formally announced Monday that Tirico was leaving ESPN after a quarter-century. Details about Tirico’s assignments won’t be revealed until after he completes his contract at ESPN at the end of […]
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New hire Tirico to take part in NBC Olympic coverage in Rio

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:50

NEW YORK (AP) — Mike Tirico will take part in NBC’s Olympic coverage in Rio this summer after he joins the network July 1. NBC formally announced Monday that Tirico was leaving ESPN after a quarter-century. Details about Tirico’s assignments won’t be revealed until after he completes his contract at ESPN at the end of […]
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New hire Tirico to take part in NBC Olympic coverage in Rio

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:50

NEW YORK (AP) — Mike Tirico will take part in NBC’s Olympic coverage in Rio this summer after he joins the network July 1. NBC formally announced Monday that Tirico was leaving ESPN after a quarter-century. Details about Tirico’s assignments won’t be revealed until after he completes his contract at ESPN at the end of […]

No death penalty for man who allegedly killed girlfriend, shot cop

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:48

No death penalty for man who allegedly killed girlfriend, shot copProsecutors have decided against seeking the death penalty against a man accused of killing his girlfriend, stuffing her body into a recycling bin and later shooting at a police officer investigating her murder.


No death penalty for man who alleged killed girlfriend, shot cop

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:45

No death penalty for man who allegedly killed girlfriend, shot copProsecutors have decided against seeking the death penalty against a man accused of killing his girlfriend, stuffing her body into a recycling bin and later shooting at a police officer investigating her murder.


Mercury completes journey across Sun

BBC World News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:44
The Solar System's smallest planet has made one of its irregular passes between the Earth and Sun.
Categories: BBC World News

Reporter’s Notebook: A Russian Concert in Syria? I Took a Bulletproof Vest

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:43
Along with Russia’s military intervention in the Syrian civil war came “soft power” tactics including diplomacy, messaging and a concert in which a violinist played Bach.

Premium cigar industry plans fight against new U.S. tobacco rules

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:42
Eric Newman thinks new U.S. tobacco rules could be devastating for high-end cigar makers like him, but he is not giving up. J.C. Newman Cigar Co of Tampa, Florida has been in business since 1895, and now has about 750 employees that make premium cigars by hand or on vintage machines. In less than 90 days, the industry will have to comply with the first-ever rules on cigars issued by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Officers' trials in Freddie Gray case resume after delays

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:38
BALTIMORE (AP) — After a five-month pause, the Freddie Gray trials get under way again this week, with one of the arresting officers facing charges of assault, reckless endangerment and misconduct in office.

Sides sue after Sumner Redstone's health-care case tossed

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:28

FILE - In this April 20, 2013, file photo, media mogul Sumner Redstone arrives at the 2013 MOCA Gala celebrating the opening of the Urs Fischer exhibition at MOCA, in Los Angeles. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge David J. Cowan on Friday, May 6, 2016, dismissed a case challenging the mental competency of Redstone, saying testimony from the media mogul that he wanted his former girlfriend out of his life was convincing. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — The battle over the fortune of ailing media mogul Sumner Redstone shifted to a new front Monday after a judge threw out the case over his medical care and both sides targeted each other with new $100 million-plus lawsuits.


White Pass - 5/9/2016 11:19:04 AM

White Pass Report - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:27
White Pass US12
5/9/2016 11:19:04 AM

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 11:18:33 AM

Satus Pass Report - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:27
Satus Pass US97
5/9/2016 11:18:33 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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Stevens Pass - 5/9/2016 11:07:25 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 02:27
Stevens Pass US2
5/9/2016 11:07:25 AM

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.

Weather: