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Coke's namesake sodas see declines in key countries

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:51

FILE - In this July 9, 2015, file photo, bottles of Coca-Cola are on display at a Haverhill, Mass., supermarket. On Wednesday, April 20, 2016, Coca-Cola Co., reports financial results. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)ATLANTA (AP) — Coca-Cola saw the popularity of its namesake sodas decline in key markets around the world during the first quarter, reflecting a mix of changing tastes, challenging economic conditions and a shifting business strategy.


Trial set for Ohio stepmother in scalding death of four-year-old

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:51
An Ohio woman will go on trial in September accused of murdering her 4-year-old stepson by holding him in a scalding-hot bath as a punishment, a county prosecutor said on Wednesday. Anna Ritchie, 25, pleaded not guilty this week to six counts including murder, involuntary murder, felonious assault and endangering a child. Authorities in Warren County, 40 miles northeast of Cincinnati, said Ritchie held the boy, Austin Cooper, in a bath where temperatures reached 134 degrees for 20 to 25 minutes.

Texas prison agency reviewing federal ban of execution drug

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:48
HOUSTON (AP) — Texas prison officials are reviewing what they call the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's tentative decision to block it from importing a drug that could be used in executions.

Terror Victims Win Supreme Court Judgment Against Iran

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:46
The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld a judgment allowing families of victims of the 1983 Marine barracks bombing in Beirut and other terrorist attacks to collect nearly $2 billion in frozen Iranian funds.

In U.S. bathroom battles, Florida transgender student fights for equality

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:39

High school student Nate Quinn works on a paper at his home in Sarasota, FloridaFor 17-year-old transgender male Nate Quinn, using the bathroom at school became a battle. The Florida high school student was barred last year from using the boys' restroom, where he felt that he belonged, launching his school into the bathroom wars between gay rights activists and social conservatives. Quinn is now lobbying for a policy that would give all transgender students in Sarasota County on Florida's Gulf Coast access to the bathroom that they identify with, fuelling the debate playing out nationally a year after the U.S. Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage.


City approves proposal for Brooklyn's tallest tower

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:39

This artist's rendering provided by Shop Architects PC, shows a proposed 1,000-foot skyscraper to be built in the Brooklyn borough of New York. The New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission approved the proposal for the 73-story apartment tower on Tuesday, April 19, 2016. (SHoP Architects PC via AP)NEW YORK (AP) — New York City has approved a proposal for a 1,000-foot skyscraper in Brooklyn.


White Pass - 4/20/2016 9:11:33 AM

White Pass Report - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:33
White Pass US12
4/20/2016 9:11:33 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 9:19:04 AM

Satus Pass Report - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:33
Satus Pass US97
4/20/2016 9:19:04 AM

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Stevens Pass - 4/20/2016 9:09:33 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:33
Stevens Pass US2
4/20/2016 9:09:33 AM

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Blewett Pass - 4/20/2016 9:15:44 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:33
Blewett Pass US97
4/20/2016 9:15:44 AM

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Snoqualmie Pass - 4/20/2016 9:03:05 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:33
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
4/20/2016 9:03:05 AM

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Wichita abortion opponent faces trial in threat case

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:32

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A judge has spurned a last-ditch effort to throw out a lawsuit against an abortion opponent accused of sending a letter to a Wichita doctor saying someone might place an explosive under her car. U.S. District Judge J. Thomas Marten on Wednesday rejected claims by anti-abortion activist Angel Dillard that a […]
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Wichita abortion opponent faces trial in threat case

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:32

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A judge has spurned a last-ditch effort to throw out a lawsuit against an abortion opponent accused of sending a letter to a Wichita doctor saying someone might place an explosive under her car. U.S. District Judge J. Thomas Marten on Wednesday rejected claims by anti-abortion activist Angel Dillard that a […]
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Wichita abortion opponent faces trial in threat case

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:32

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A judge has spurned a last-ditch effort to throw out a lawsuit against an abortion opponent accused of sending a letter to a Wichita doctor saying someone might place an explosive under her car. U.S. District Judge J. Thomas Marten on Wednesday rejected claims by anti-abortion activist Angel Dillard that a […]

Three Michigan officials charged in Flint toxic water crisis

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:31

A woman with a "Flint Lives Matter" shirt walks toward a hearing room where Michigan Governor Rick Snyder and EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy will testify on Capitol Hill in WashingtonThree Michigan state and local officials were criminally charged on Wednesday in connection with the state attorney general's investigation into dangerous lead levels in Flint's drinking water, a crisis that has fueled widespread public outrage, according to local media reports. Genesee District Judge Tracy Collier-Nix authorized charges against Flint employee Michael Glasgow and Michigan Department of Environmental Quality employees Stephen Busch and Michael Prysby, The Detroit News and Mlive reported. Attorney General Bill Schuette in January named a special prosecutor to lead a team to probe whether criminal charges should be filed in the water crisis.


15-year-old identified as St. Louis police shooting victim

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:28

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis police have identified a 15-year-old as the victim of a fatal police shooting during a chase involving a car that authorities say had been stolen at gunpoint. Jorevis Scruggs died Tuesday morning after reportedly pointing a stolen gun at two St. Louis police officers who were following the suspected […]
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15-year-old identified as St. Louis police shooting victim

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:28

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis police have identified a 15-year-old as the victim of a fatal police shooting during a chase involving a car that authorities say had been stolen at gunpoint. Jorevis Scruggs died Tuesday morning after reportedly pointing a stolen gun at two St. Louis police officers who were following the suspected […]
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15-year-old identified as St. Louis police shooting victim

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:28

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis police have identified a 15-year-old as the victim of a fatal police shooting during a chase involving a car that authorities say had been stolen at gunpoint. Jorevis Scruggs died Tuesday morning after reportedly pointing a stolen gun at two St. Louis police officers who were following the suspected […]

All lanes back open after 4-vehicle crash on Pa. Turnpike in Bensalem

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:26

All lanes back open after 4-vehicle crash on Pa. Turnpike in BensalemAll lanes are back open on the westbound Pennsylvania Turnpike after a four-vehicle crash in Bensalem.


German refugees 'occupy' far-right videos

BBC World News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 00:25
German YouTube users searching for anti-immigration videos are being shown adverts of refugees talking about the prejudices they encounter.
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