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Romania expelled from Eurovision

BBC World News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 20:19
Romania has been expelled from the Eurovision Song Contest, after it failed to pay debts totalling 16 million Swiss francs.
Categories: BBC World News

New York Today: New York Today: A Car-Free Day

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 20:18
Friday: A day without cars, weekend events and Passover recipes.

Student dies after being assaulted inside high school in Wilmington, Del.

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 20:11

Student killed in assault at Wilmington, Del. high school rememberedClasses will let out early Friday at the the Howard High School of Technology in Wilmington, as the school comes to terms with the violent death of one of its female students.


Starbucks expresses confidence in rewards overhaul

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 20:06

FILE - In this Wednesday, March 23, 2016, file photo, Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz speaks at the coffee company's annual shareholders meeting in Seattle. Starbucks reports financial results Thursday, April 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks expressed confidence that an overhaul of its rewards program will drive up sales over the long term, but warned the transition could be bumpy.


Death toll at 24 in Mexico petrochemical plant explosion

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 20:04

Nineteen people remain hospitalized, with 13 in serious condition.

       

A synthesizer of sounds, Prince 'rewrote the rulebook'

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 20:04

FILE - In this Feb. 18, 1985 file photo, Prince performs at the Forum in Inglewood, Calif. Prince, widely acclaimed as one of the most inventive and influential musicians of his era with hits including "Little Red Corvette," ''Let's Go Crazy" and "When Doves Cry," was found dead at his home on Thursday, April 21, 2016, in suburban Minneapolis, according to his publicist. He was 57. (AP Photo/Liu Heung Shing, File)CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) — Prince could play guitar like Carlos Santana or Jimi Hendrix, sing like James Brown, turn out pop melodies worthy of Motown or lay down the deepest grooves this side of Sly and the Family Stone. But no one could mistake his sound for anyone but Prince.


Suicide rate on the rise in U.S.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 20:03

The highest percent increase in suicide rates was among those ages 10–14, while for men it was 45–64.

       

Reykjavik skeletons cause controversy

BBC World News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 20:03
Plans for a new hotel in Iceland's capital spark debate over national heritage.
Categories: BBC World News

Big Bend Journal: U.S.-Mexico Teamwork Where the Rio Grande Is but a Ribbon

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 20:00
Amid the talk of a wall, a binational crew at a park in Texas blurs borders as its members work to eradicate giant cane that constricts the river.

VIDEO: The presidential M&Ms on board Air Force One

BBC World News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 19:56
President Obama has arrived in London on board Air Force One, but what unique items might be found on the plane?
Categories: BBC World News

German beer law celebrates 500 years

BBC World News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 19:52
Why Germans think their beer is best
Categories: BBC World News

White Pass - 4/22/2016 4:32:41 AM

White Pass Report - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 19:52
White Pass US12
4/22/2016 4:32:41 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 - 4/22/2016 4:33:00 AM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 19:52
Satus Pass US97
4/22/2016 4:33:00 AM

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Stevens Pass - 4/22/2016 4:32:40 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 19:52
Stevens Pass US2
4/22/2016 4:32:40 AM

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Blewett Pass - 4/22/2016 4:35:27 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 19:52
Blewett Pass US97
4/22/2016 4:35:27 AM

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Snoqualmie Pass - 4/22/2016 4:33:30 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 19:52
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
4/22/2016 4:33:30 AM

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Recording artist Prince dies at age 57

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 19:52

Recording artist Prince dies at age 57Prince, one of the most inventive and influential musicians of modern times with hits including "Little Red Corvette," ''Let's Go Crazy" and "When Doves Cry," was found dead at his home on Thursday in suburban Minneapolis, according to his publicist. He was 57.


Sheila E Calls Loss of Music Legend Prince 'Surreal'

Yahoo! Music News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 19:47
Sheila E was Prince's former fiancee and music collaborator.
Categories: Yahoo! Music News

Report: German automakers to recall 630,000 cars

NBA - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 19:47

BERLIN (AP) — German news agency dpa is reporting that several of the country’s automakers are going to recall a total of 630,000 cars following an investigation into emissions levels. Citing unidentified government sources, dpa reported Friday that the manufacturers would need to change technology used to switch off the vehicles’ emissions treatment systems at […]
Categories: Sports Center

Report: German automakers to recall 630,000 cars

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 19:47

BERLIN (AP) — German news agency dpa is reporting that several of the country’s automakers are going to recall a total of 630,000 cars following an investigation into emissions levels. Citing unidentified government sources, dpa reported Friday that the manufacturers would need to change technology used to switch off the vehicles’ emissions treatment systems at […]
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