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Deputy shoots man while attempting to make arrest

Yahoo! National News - 5 hours 52 min ago
COLUMBIA, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say a Tennessee sheriff's deputy shot a man while investigating suspected illegal activity.

Cops seek killer of man who washed ashore in 'cement shoes'

Yahoo! National News - 5 hours 53 min ago

This undated image provided by the New York State Department of Corrections, shows Peter Martinez, whose body wound up on the rocky shore near Kingsborough College in Brooklyn, New York, Tuesday, May 3, 2016, investigators said. His feet were set in a plastic bucket filled with concrete that weighed more than 50 pounds. Martinez, 28, had at least 30 prior arrests, for crimes like gun possession and drugs, and was a member of the G-Stone Crips, a local street crew, police said. (New York State Department of Corrections via AP)NEW YORK (AP) — The victim washed ashore in Brooklyn, his body wrapped in plastic garbage bags, his head and hands covered in duct tape and his feet submerged in concrete — fitted with a pair of fabled "cement shoes."


Several hurt in Frankfurt shooting

BBC World News - 6 hours 55 sec ago
At least three people were wounded, two seriously, when shots were fired at a cafe in the German city of Frankfurt.
Categories: BBC World News

White Pass - 5/5/2016 10:29:39 AM

White Pass Report - 6 hours 2 min ago
White Pass US12
5/5/2016 10:29:39 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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Restrictions Westbound:
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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.

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Satus Pass - 5/5/2016 10:30:23 AM

Satus Pass Report - 6 hours 2 min ago
Satus Pass US97
5/5/2016 10:30:23 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 - 5/5/2016 10:35:28 AM

Stevens Pass Report - 6 hours 2 min ago
Stevens Pass US2
5/5/2016 10:35:28 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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Restrictions Westbound:
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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 - 5/5/2016 10:22:26 AM

Blewett Pass Report - 6 hours 2 min ago
Blewett Pass US97
5/5/2016 10:22:26 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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Snoqualmie Pass - 5/5/2016 10:21:59 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - 6 hours 2 min ago
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
5/5/2016 10:21:59 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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Restrictions Westbound:
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Conditions:
Rock blasting closure scheduled for Wednesday has been cancelled. Closure for Thursday starting at 7 p.m. and lasting one hour or more. During blasting closures eastbound traffic will stopped at Gold Creek milepost 56, and westbound traffic will be stopped at milepost 62, Cabin Creek. No services are available past exit 53 eastbound and exit 70 westbound during blasting closures.

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Prosecutor: Officer justified in shooting man with BB gun

NBA - 6 hours 5 min ago

SUFFOLK, Va. (AP) — Prosecutors say a Virginia police officer was justified in fatally shooting a man armed with a BB gun that looked like a handgun. Media outlets report Suffolk Commonwealth’s Attorney C. Phillips Ferguson released a report Thursday, saying an investigation showed Officer James Babor’s use of deadly force against 28-year-old Corey Achstein […]
Categories: Sports Center

Prosecutor: Officer justified in shooting man with BB gun

Seattle Seahawks - 6 hours 5 min ago

SUFFOLK, Va. (AP) — Prosecutors say a Virginia police officer was justified in fatally shooting a man armed with a BB gun that looked like a handgun. Media outlets report Suffolk Commonwealth’s Attorney C. Phillips Ferguson released a report Thursday, saying an investigation showed Officer James Babor’s use of deadly force against 28-year-old Corey Achstein […]
Categories: Sports Center

Prosecutor: Officer justified in shooting man with BB gun

Seattle Times Headlines - 6 hours 5 min ago

SUFFOLK, Va. (AP) — Prosecutors say a Virginia police officer was justified in fatally shooting a man armed with a BB gun that looked like a handgun. Media outlets report Suffolk Commonwealth’s Attorney C. Phillips Ferguson released a report Thursday, saying an investigation showed Officer James Babor’s use of deadly force against 28-year-old Corey Achstein […]

Fire crews battle blaze at Houston hazardous materials warehouse

Yahoo! National News - 6 hours 5 min ago
Nearly 200 Houston firefighters were dispatched to fight a massive blaze on Thursday at a warehouse where hazardous materials are stored, fire officials said. No injuries have been reported, the Houston Fire Department said in a statement. Spring Branch Elementary School, which is nearby, has been evacuated as a precaution, school district officials said on Twitter.

Review: In ‘Captain America: Civil War,’ Super-Bro Against Super-Bro

New York Times Headlines - 6 hours 5 min ago
“Captain America: Civil War” does not in any way transcend the conventions of the genre. On the contrary: it succeeds because it doesn’t really try.

Prosecutor: Officer justified in shooting man with BB gun

Yahoo! National News - 6 hours 7 min ago
SUFFOLK, Va. (AP) — Prosecutors say a Virginia police officer was justified in fatally shooting a man armed with a BB gun that looked like a handgun.

Prosecutor removes herself from Chicago cop's murder trial

Yahoo! National News - 6 hours 8 min ago

Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke sits in the courtroom during a hearing in his shooting case of Laquan McDonald in Chicago IllinoisChicago's top prosecutor removed herself from the murder trial of police officer Jason Van Dyke on Thursday and asked the judge to appoint a special prosecutor to handle the politically sensitive case, which set off protests last year. Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez, who lost her re-election bid earlier this year in an uproar over her taking a year to charge Van Dyke, said a special prosecutor would mean fewer delays in the trial and ensure continuity after she leaves her job. Van Dyke, a white police officer, is charged with first-degree murder in the October 2014 death of black 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, who was shot 16 times.


Kansas trial nears end in anti-abortion activist’s threat

NBA - 6 hours 11 min ago

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Testimony has concluded in the trial of a Kansas anti-abortion activist accused of sending a letter suggesting someone might place an explosive under the car of a doctor training to perform abortions. Closing arguments in the civil case against abortion opponent Angel Dillard are expected Thursday afternoon. The lawsuit was filed […]
Categories: Sports Center

Kansas trial nears end in anti-abortion activist’s threat

Seattle Seahawks - 6 hours 11 min ago

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Testimony has concluded in the trial of a Kansas anti-abortion activist accused of sending a letter suggesting someone might place an explosive under the car of a doctor training to perform abortions. Closing arguments in the civil case against abortion opponent Angel Dillard are expected Thursday afternoon. The lawsuit was filed […]
Categories: Sports Center

Kansas trial nears end in anti-abortion activist’s threat

Seattle Times Headlines - 6 hours 11 min ago

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Testimony has concluded in the trial of a Kansas anti-abortion activist accused of sending a letter suggesting someone might place an explosive under the car of a doctor training to perform abortions. Closing arguments in the civil case against abortion opponent Angel Dillard are expected Thursday afternoon. The lawsuit was filed […]

Tech company settles transgender discrimination complaint

NBA - 6 hours 15 min ago

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission says a technology services company working in Minnesota has agreed to pay $140,000 to settle a transgender discrimination complaint. An EEOC investigation found Ellucian barred an employee from access to her workplace on a college campus a day after she told her co-workers that she planned […]
Categories: Sports Center

Tech company settles transgender discrimination complaint

Seattle Seahawks - 6 hours 15 min ago

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission says a technology services company working in Minnesota has agreed to pay $140,000 to settle a transgender discrimination complaint. An EEOC investigation found Ellucian barred an employee from access to her workplace on a college campus a day after she told her co-workers that she planned […]
Categories: Sports Center