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Ruled ‘broken,’ Texas foster care system faces long overhaul

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 02:54

DALLAS (AP) — At 5, the girl identified as S.A. entered the Texas foster care system. Within months, she reported being raped by an older child. She was moved more than 45 times, including to psychiatric hospitals, and missed several chances for adoption because of paperwork delays. At 18, after aging out of the system, […]

6 people hurt after U-Haul truck crashes into railroad bridge in Delaware

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 02:45

6 people hurt after U-Haul truck crashes into railroad bridge in DelawareA U-Haul crash has injured several people in Newark, Delaware.


White Pass - 5/14/2016 11:07:44 AM

White Pass Report - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 02:22
White Pass US12
5/14/2016 11:07:44 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.

Weather:


Satus Pass - 5/14/2016 11:02:17 AM

Satus Pass Report - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 02:22
Satus Pass US97
5/14/2016 11:02:17 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.

Weather:


Stevens Pass - 5/14/2016 11:15:28 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 02:22
Stevens Pass US2
5/14/2016 11:15:28 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:


Blewett Pass - 5/14/2016 11:06:13 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 02:22
Blewett Pass US97
5/14/2016 11:06:13 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.

Weather:


Snoqualmie Pass - 5/14/2016 11:01:11 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 02:22
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
5/14/2016 11:01:11 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Scheduled rock blasting-related closure: Monday, May 16 through Thursday, May 19 from 7:30 p.m. to approximately 8:30 p.m. Traffic will be stopped eastbound at milepost 56 near Gold Creek and westbound at milepost 62 near Cabin Creek. During blasting closures there are no services eastbound past exit 53 near the Summit of Snoqualmie Pass or westbound past exit 70 near Easton.

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Man injured in motorcycle crash in Bucks County

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 02:14

Man injured in motorcycle crash in Bucks CountyA motorcycle crash has left a man injured in Chalfont, Bucks County Saturday morning.


Court absolves soldiers in army killing of suspects

NBA - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:56

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Mexican civilian court has freed the last three soldiers accused of homicide in a 2014 incident in which at least a dozen suspects were allegedly executed after they surrendered. The federal Attorney General’s Office emailed a news release at 11 p.m. Friday saying the three were absolved of charges of […]
Categories: Sports Center

Court absolves soldiers in army killing of suspects

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:56

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Mexican civilian court has freed the last three soldiers accused of homicide in a 2014 incident in which at least a dozen suspects were allegedly executed after they surrendered. The federal Attorney General’s Office emailed a news release at 11 p.m. Friday saying the three were absolved of charges of […]
Categories: Sports Center

Court absolves soldiers in army killing of suspects

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:56

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Mexican civilian court has freed the last three soldiers accused of homicide in a 2014 incident in which at least a dozen suspects were allegedly executed after they surrendered. The federal Attorney General’s Office emailed a news release at 11 p.m. Friday saying the three were absolved of charges of […]

Teens escape unharmed after limo catches fire on way to prom

NBA - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:55

NATICK, Mass. (AP) — Bad luck followed a group of teenagers heading to the prom on Friday the 13th as the limousine they were riding in caught fire. WFXT-TV reports (http://fox25.com/1OqHahR) the Natick High School students from Massachusetts smelled smoke in the white stretch limousine around 6 p.m. Friday. Good luck returned when the 10 […]
Categories: Sports Center

Teens escape unharmed after limo catches fire on way to prom

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:55

NATICK, Mass. (AP) — Bad luck followed a group of teenagers heading to the prom on Friday the 13th as the limousine they were riding in caught fire. WFXT-TV reports (http://fox25.com/1OqHahR) the Natick High School students from Massachusetts smelled smoke in the white stretch limousine around 6 p.m. Friday. Good luck returned when the 10 […]
Categories: Sports Center

Teens escape unharmed after limo catches fire on way to prom

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:55

NATICK, Mass. (AP) — Bad luck followed a group of teenagers heading to the prom on Friday the 13th as the limousine they were riding in caught fire. WFXT-TV reports (http://fox25.com/1OqHahR) the Natick High School students from Massachusetts smelled smoke in the white stretch limousine around 6 p.m. Friday. Good luck returned when the 10 […]

Sinosphere: China’s Cultural Revolution, Explained

New York Times Headlines - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:54
Fifty years after Mao Zedong unleashed a decade-long political upheaval intended to transform China, here is an overview of the key events, people and issues.

For Obama, an Unexpected Legacy of Two Full Terms at War

New York Times Headlines - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:54
The president has approached conflict, and dealings with terror groups, as a chronic but manageable security challenge rather than an all-consuming national campaign.

Q. and A.: U.S. Combat Missions May End, but Fighting Goes On

New York Times Headlines - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:50
President Obama inherited two wars from his predecessor, and has struggled to wind them down. American troops are still in both Iraq and Afghanistan.

Top Italian fertility doctor arrested

BBC World News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:47
Controversial Italian fertility doctor Severino Antinori is arrested after a woman said he had forcibly removed eggs from her at his Milan clinic.
Categories: BBC World News

Granada 0-3 Barcelona

BBC World News - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:42
Barcelona pip bitter rivals Real Madrid to the La Liga title thanks to a Luis Suarez hat-trick in a comfortable 3-0 victory at Granada.
Categories: BBC World News

Protesters Block Train Tracks to 2 Washington Refineries - ABC News

Washington State News Wire - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 01:41

Protesters Block Train Tracks to 2 Washington Refineries
ABC News
Dozens of climate activists have blocked railroad tracks leading to two oil refineries in northwest Washington state to oppose the flow of oil from trains to those facilities. About 150 people spent the night in tents pitched on the railroad tracks ...

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