News aggregator

Indonesia: 4 citizens held hostage in Philippines released

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:58

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia’s president said Wednesday that four citizens held hostage for nearly a month in the southern Philippines have been released. Joko “Jokowi” Widodo said in a televised address that the men are under the protection of Philippine authorities and are in good condition. They were kidnapped at sea in mid-April by […]

Maestro Muti to return to La Scala after nearly 12 years

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:58

MILAN (AP) — Riccardo Muti is returning to La Scala next year for the first time since his 2005, when he abruptly ended his 19-year tenure as musical director amid backstage turmoil. La Scala said Wednesday that Muti will conduct two concerts in January with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, where he is currently musical director. […]
Categories: Sports Center

Maestro Muti to return to La Scala after nearly 12 years

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:58

MILAN (AP) — Riccardo Muti is returning to La Scala next year for the first time since his 2005, when he abruptly ended his 19-year tenure as musical director amid backstage turmoil. La Scala said Wednesday that Muti will conduct two concerts in January with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, where he is currently musical director. […]
Categories: Sports Center

Maestro Muti to return to La Scala after nearly 12 years

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:58

MILAN (AP) — Riccardo Muti is returning to La Scala next year for the first time since his 2005, when he abruptly ended his 19-year tenure as musical director amid backstage turmoil. La Scala said Wednesday that Muti will conduct two concerts in January with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, where he is currently musical director. […]

Trump: My SCOTUS nominee may try to overturn Roe v. Wade

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:57

Donald Trump on Tuesday began to outline his vision for a Supreme Court nominee, one who is an abortion rights opponent and likely to overtu...

       

Black Lives Matter finds Canadian voice

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:53

Franchise of U.S. civil rights group confronts police abuses in Canada.

       

Ghost ship: Panama tanker goes off grid, washes up with no crew

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:50

The vessel was found on west coast of Africa May 4.

       

First-time mom reportedly gives birth at age 70

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:49

Indian woman says her life is now complete because she's finally given birth to her first baby after IVF treatments.

       

Bull leads Texas police on slow-speed chase

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:49

A young bull led police on a slow-speed chase for nearly four hours on Monday.

       

German minister seeks to annul convictions for homosexuality

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:48

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s justice minister says he will draw up legislation to annul the convictions of gay men under a law criminalizing homosexuality that was applied zealously in post-World War II West Germany. Heiko Maas’ announcement Wednesday that he will seek to overturn the convictions and create a “right to compensation” came after a […]
Categories: Sports Center

German minister seeks to annul convictions for homosexuality

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:48

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s justice minister says he will draw up legislation to annul the convictions of gay men under a law criminalizing homosexuality that was applied zealously in post-World War II West Germany. Heiko Maas’ announcement Wednesday that he will seek to overturn the convictions and create a “right to compensation” came after a […]
Categories: Sports Center

German minister seeks to annul convictions for homosexuality

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:48

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s justice minister says he will draw up legislation to annul the convictions of gay men under a law criminalizing homosexuality that was applied zealously in post-World War II West Germany. Heiko Maas’ announcement Wednesday that he will seek to overturn the convictions and create a “right to compensation” came after a […]

White Pass - 5/11/2016 2:39:06 AM

White Pass Report - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:46
White Pass US12
5/11/2016 2:39:06 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 - 5/11/2016 2:28:17 AM

Satus Pass Report - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:46
Satus Pass US97
5/11/2016 2:28:17 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 - 5/11/2016 2:40:23 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:46
Stevens Pass US2
5/11/2016 2:40:23 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 - 5/11/2016 2:23:18 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:46
Blewett Pass US97
5/11/2016 2:23:18 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 - 5/11/2016 2:36:42 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:46
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
5/11/2016 2:36:42 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Pass is open. Rock blasting closures scheduled Wednesday May 11 and Thursday May 12, starting at 7 p.m. and lasting for one hour or more. Eastbound traffic will be stopped at Gold Creek, mp 56, westbound traffic will be stopped at mp 62, near Cabin Creek. No services are available past exit 53 eb and exit 70 wb during blasting closures.

Weather:


West Ham to ban fans responsible for attack on United bus

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:44

LONDON (AP) — Manchester United’s players took refuge in the aisle of the team bus, lying down almost on top of each other as thuds and banging were heard outside and objects hit the windows. Some shouted, cursed, even laughed. Jesse Lingard, who had his phone in his hand to film the mayhem, turned the […]
Categories: Sports Center

West Ham to ban fans responsible for attack on United bus

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:44

LONDON (AP) — Manchester United’s players took refuge in the aisle of the team bus, lying down almost on top of each other as thuds and banging were heard outside and objects hit the windows. Some shouted, cursed, even laughed. Jesse Lingard, who had his phone in his hand to film the mayhem, turned the […]
Categories: Sports Center

West Ham to ban fans responsible for attack on United bus

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 17:44

LONDON (AP) — Manchester United’s players took refuge in the aisle of the team bus, lying down almost on top of each other as thuds and banging were heard outside and objects hit the windows. Some shouted, cursed, even laughed. Jesse Lingard, who had his phone in his hand to film the mayhem, turned the […]