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Ohio Supreme Court examines issue of rape DNA testing delay

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:47

FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections shows Demetrius Jones, a Cleveland man accused of a 1993 rape based on evidence found when an old rape kit was tested. The Ohio Supreme Court has scheduled arguments Wednesday, April 20, 2016, from Jones' attorneys and from prosecutors and advocates for rape victims seeking to reinstate charges against him. (Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections via AP, File)COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court is considering a request by prosecutors and advocates for rape victims to reinstate charges against a Cleveland man accused of attacking a woman in 1993.


Report: Life expectancy dipped a bit for white women in US

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:47

FILE - In this Feb. 23, 2016, file photo, women run as the sun sets in San Diego. Life expectancy for white women has fallen a little, according to a new government report. The dip is small - white women lost about five weeks from their predicted lifespan in 2014, compared to 2013, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Wednesday, April 20, 2016. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Life expectancy for white women has fallen a little, according to a new government report.


Nato-Russia talks show Ukraine schism

BBC World News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:46
Differences over the conflict in eastern Ukraine mark the first formal meeting of the Nato-Russia Council in almost two years.
Categories: BBC World News

Panama's finance minister to France next week

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:46
PARIS (AP) — French Finance Minister Michel Sapin will meet with his Panamanian counterpart Dulcidio de la Guardia on Monday in Paris to discuss tax information exchange.

Diocese in India weighs lawsuit filed in Minnesota

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:46
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Catholic diocese in southern India is consulting attorneys about a lawsuit filed against it in the U.S. after it re-assigned a priest who was convicted of child sex abuse in Minnesota.

Dig at Malcolm X home turns up evidence of 1700s settlement

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:43

FILE - In this March 29, 2016 file photo, signs call attention to the house where slain African-American leader Malcolm X spent part of his childhood when he was known as Malcolm Little, and lived there with his sister's family in the 1940s in the Roxbury section of Boston. City archeologist Joseph Bagley said that a two-week dig at the home, in an effort to learn more about his early life, uncovered evidence of an older settlement dating to the 1700s that they hadn't expected to find. After weather delays, the dig is set to resume on May 16. (AP Photo/Bill Sikes, File)BOSTON (AP) — An archaeological dig at the boyhood home of Malcolm X in Boston has turned up some surprising findings, but not related to the early life of the slain civil rights activist.


U.S. Tracks Girls Abducted in Nigeria, but Rescue Is Risky

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:33
U.S. forces have helped locate small groups of the 276 girls abducted by Boko Haram, but officials say a rescue might put the captives at risk.

'Attacked' India police horse dies

BBC World News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:32
An Indian police horse that had a leg amputated after allegedly being assaulted by a politician has died.
Categories: BBC World News

White Pass - 4/20/2016 6:00:58 AM

White Pass Report - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:32
White Pass US12
4/20/2016 6:00:58 AM

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Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available. 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 - 4/20/2016 6:16:57 AM

Satus Pass Report - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:32
Satus Pass US97
4/20/2016 6:16:57 AM

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Stevens Pass - 4/20/2016 6:14:27 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:32
Stevens Pass US2
4/20/2016 6:14:27 AM

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Blewett Pass - 4/20/2016 6:16:35 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:32
Blewett Pass US97
4/20/2016 6:16:35 AM

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Snoqualmie Pass - 4/20/2016 6:17:47 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:32
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
4/20/2016 6:17:47 AM

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Image of Asia: Kayaking under the Singapore skyline

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:31

In this photo by Wong Maye-E, two kayaks are dwarfed against the skyline of Singapore’s Marina Bay area, which is home to popular hotels and tourist attractions such as the Singapore Flyer. The observation wheel stands 165 meters (540 feet) above the ground, making it among the world’s largest, and has expansive views of the […]
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Image of Asia: Kayaking under the Singapore skyline

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:31

In this photo by Wong Maye-E, two kayaks are dwarfed against the skyline of Singapore’s Marina Bay area, which is home to popular hotels and tourist attractions such as the Singapore Flyer. The observation wheel stands 165 meters (540 feet) above the ground, making it among the world’s largest, and has expansive views of the […]
Categories: Sports Center

Image of Asia: Kayaking under the Singapore skyline

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:31

In this photo by Wong Maye-E, two kayaks are dwarfed against the skyline of Singapore’s Marina Bay area, which is home to popular hotels and tourist attractions such as the Singapore Flyer. The observation wheel stands 165 meters (540 feet) above the ground, making it among the world’s largest, and has expansive views of the […]

Ohio boy electrocuted while conducting YouTube experiment

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:19

VERMILION, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a 15-year-old Ohio boy has been electrocuted while apparently attempting to conduct an experiment he saw on YouTube. The Sandusky Register (http://bit.ly/1MHWlCB ) reports that Erie County sheriff’s officials say authorities were called to the boy’s home in Vermilion Township at about 6 p.m. Tuesday. Emergency crews administered treatment […]
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Ohio boy electrocuted while conducting YouTube experiment

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:19

VERMILION, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a 15-year-old Ohio boy has been electrocuted while apparently attempting to conduct an experiment he saw on YouTube. The Sandusky Register (http://bit.ly/1MHWlCB ) reports that Erie County sheriff’s officials say authorities were called to the boy’s home in Vermilion Township at about 6 p.m. Tuesday. Emergency crews administered treatment […]
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Ohio boy electrocuted while conducting YouTube experiment

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:19

VERMILION, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a 15-year-old Ohio boy has been electrocuted while apparently attempting to conduct an experiment he saw on YouTube. The Sandusky Register (http://bit.ly/1MHWlCB ) reports that Erie County sheriff’s officials say authorities were called to the boy’s home in Vermilion Township at about 6 p.m. Tuesday. Emergency crews administered treatment […]

Norwegian court rules mass killer Breivik’s rights violated

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 21:16

STOCKHOLM (AP) — A Norwegian court has ruled that right-wing extremist Anders Behring Breivik’s human rights have been violated during his imprisonment for terrorism and mass murder. The Oslo district court side says the prison conditions breached an article in the European Convention on Human Rights prohibiting inhuman and degrading treatment. The court dismissed Breivik’s […]
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