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Troopers suspended over pursuit video that shows pummeling

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:05

This booking photo released Thursday, May 12, 2016, by the Nashua Police Department shows Richard Simone, of Worcester, Mass., who led police on a high-speed chase from Massachusetts into New Hampshire Wednesday. Simone, shown on a news helicopter videotape surrendering to police before officers used force on him, agreed in court Thursday to return to Massachusetts to face charges there. (Nashua Police Department via AP)NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Troopers in two states were suspended Thursday amid an ongoing criminal investigation into police use of force against a suspect who was filmed being beaten by officers after apparently surrendering following a long high-speed chase.


White Pass - 5/12/2016 3:46:51 PM

White Pass Report - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:03
White Pass US12
5/12/2016 3:46:51 PM

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 - 5/12/2016 3:49:12 PM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:03
Satus Pass US97
5/12/2016 3:49:12 PM

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 - 5/12/2016 3:46:42 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:03
Stevens Pass US2
5/12/2016 3:46:42 PM

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.

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Blewett Pass - 5/12/2016 3:43:53 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:03
Blewett Pass US97
5/12/2016 3:43:53 PM

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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Snoqualmie Pass - 5/12/2016 3:51:22 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:03
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
5/12/2016 3:51:22 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Rock blasting closure scheduled Thursday May 12 at 7 p.m., 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 63, Cabin Creek. No services are available past exit 53 eastbound and exit 70 westbound during blasting closures.

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Delegation seeks federal help with Canadian mining concerns

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:03

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska’s congressional delegation is asking Secretary of State John Kerry to determine whether an international commission should be involved in reviewing the impacts that Canadian mines could have on waters flowing into southeast Alaska. The letter follows a slightly more forceful one from Washington state’s U.S. senators last month, calling the […]
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Delegation seeks federal help with Canadian mining concerns

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:03

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska’s congressional delegation is asking Secretary of State John Kerry to determine whether an international commission should be involved in reviewing the impacts that Canadian mines could have on waters flowing into southeast Alaska. The letter follows a slightly more forceful one from Washington state’s U.S. senators last month, calling the […]
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Delegation seeks federal help with Canadian mining concerns

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:03

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska’s congressional delegation is asking Secretary of State John Kerry to determine whether an international commission should be involved in reviewing the impacts that Canadian mines could have on waters flowing into southeast Alaska. The letter follows a slightly more forceful one from Washington state’s U.S. senators last month, calling the […]

APNewsBreak: Russian soccer team has surprise meldonium test

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:03

MEXICO CITY (AP) — FIFA doping testers have turned up unannounced to collect samples from a top Russian soccer team amid suspicions of meldonium use. FIFA medical chief Jiri Dvorak told The Associated Press that the Rostov starting 11 were tested after they won 3-1 at Dynamo Moscow on Thursday. Rostov has mounted a surprise […]
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APNewsBreak: Russian soccer team has surprise meldonium test

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:03

MEXICO CITY (AP) — FIFA doping testers have turned up unannounced to collect samples from a top Russian soccer team amid suspicions of meldonium use. FIFA medical chief Jiri Dvorak told The Associated Press that the Rostov starting 11 were tested after they won 3-1 at Dynamo Moscow on Thursday. Rostov has mounted a surprise […]
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APNewsBreak: Russian soccer team has surprise meldonium test

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:03

MEXICO CITY (AP) — FIFA doping testers have turned up unannounced to collect samples from a top Russian soccer team amid suspicions of meldonium use. FIFA medical chief Jiri Dvorak told The Associated Press that the Rostov starting 11 were tested after they won 3-1 at Dynamo Moscow on Thursday. Rostov has mounted a surprise […]

Boy, 15, charged with killing man over joke in Des Moines

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:03

A 15-year-old was charged Thursday with second-degree murder for allegedly shooting a man last Friday in Des Moines.
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Boy, 15, charged with killing man over joke in Des Moines

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:03

A 15-year-old was charged Thursday with second-degree murder for allegedly shooting a man last Friday in Des Moines.
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Boy, 15, charged with killing man over joke in Des Moines

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:03

A 15-year-old was charged Thursday with second-degree murder for allegedly shooting a man last Friday in Des Moines.

French Periscope death stirs social media safety fears

BBC World News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:01
Live-streaming death stirs French social media fears
Categories: BBC World News

Why is Russia so desperate to win Eurovision?

BBC World News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:01
Why is Russia so desperate to win Eurovision?
Categories: BBC World News

George Zimmerman Tries to Auction Gun Used to Kill Trayvon Martin

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 07:01
The gun was listed with a starting bid of $5,000. Mr. Zimmerman, who was acquitted in the shooting, described the gun as “a piece of American history.”

Shell shuts wells to Brutus platform after spill off Louisiana

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 06:59
A 2,100-barrel oil spill in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico forced Royal Dutch Shell on Thursday to shut in all wells that flow to its Brutus platform, federal regulators said. The U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) said a 2 mile by 13 mile (about 3 km by 21 km) sheen was visible in the sea about 97 miles off the Louisiana coast. The sheen is near Shell's Glider Field, a group of four subsea wells whose production flows through a subsea manifold to the Brutus platform, which sits in water with a depth of 2,900 feet (884 m).

West Texas US marshal resigns after firing threatened

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 06:59

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — The marshal for the U.S. Western District of Texas has left office after the Justice Department warned that he would be fired for misusing his office if he didn’t resign. A Justice Department spokesman on Thursday said only that Robert Almonte was no longer employed by the department. Spokesman Patrick […]
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