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Lawyer says suspect in social worker killing is incompetent

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 04:12

BARRE, Vt. (AP) — A lawyer for a Vermont woman charged with killing a social worker and three of her own relatives after losing custody of her daughter says she’s incompetent to stand trial. Attorney David Sleigh filed a motion this month to dismiss the charges against Jody Herring. Herring is accused of shooting social […]
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Lawyer says suspect in social worker killing is incompetent

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 04:12

BARRE, Vt. (AP) — A lawyer for a Vermont woman charged with killing a social worker and three of her own relatives after losing custody of her daughter says she’s incompetent to stand trial. Attorney David Sleigh filed a motion this month to dismiss the charges against Jody Herring. Herring is accused of shooting social […]

Volkswagen Reaches Deal in U.S. Over Emissions Scandal

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 04:08
Owners of hundreds of thousands of diesel vehicles in the United States will be eligible to have their vehicles bought back or fixed.

Markets Right Now: U.S. stocks close broadly lower

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 04:08

 Europe hesitant ahead of Draghi commentsNEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on financial markets (all times local):


MTV Pays Tribute to Prince With Wall-to-Wall Music Videos

Yahoo! Music News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 04:05
The music-focused network changed the color of its logo from yellow to purple in honor of the legendary musician.
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Rights group probes arrests of Tennessee school children

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 04:02
The non-profit Southern Poverty Law Center said on Twitter it was investigating the arrest and handcuffing of the children at Hobgood Elementary School in Murfreesboro, Tennessee on Friday, for failing to stop the fight involving other children. Murfreesboro is about 35 miles southeast of Nashville. The Murfreesboro Police Department on Thursday confirmed the arrests, but declined to provide details, citing state law that prohibits revealing the specifics of juvenile arrests.

Florida officer kills man who abducted ex-wife, wielded gun

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 04:02
MIAMI (AP) — A Florida police officer fatally shot a shotgun-wielding man who had abducted his ex-wife at a grocery store and choked her in a stolen vehicle he drove down from Louisiana, police said Thursday.

Illinois Education Board to ask court to prevent teacher strike

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 04:01
The Illinois Educational Labor Relations Board (IELRB) on Thursday voted to ask the state attorney general to go to court to prevent what it called illegal strikes by the Chicago Teachers Union in the future. "The Labor Board's important ruling gives Chicago families more certainty that the CTU leadership cannot strike illegally whenever they want," Chicago Public Schools Chief Executive Forrest Claypool said in a statement. "The governor's labor board is prosecuting its war on workers," the union said in a statement following the Board's decision.

Sheriff: Prince found unresponsive in elevator, CPR failed

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:56

FILE - In this Nov. 22, 2015 file photo, Prince presents the award for favorite album - soul/R&B at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles. 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. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) — Pop superstar Prince was unresponsive in an elevator when he was found by sheriff's deputies who had been called to his suburban Minneapolis compound, a Minnesota sheriff said Thursday.


Critic's Notebook: ‘Veep’ and ‘Game of Thrones’ Echo Our Politics, as Farce and Tragedy

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:55
President Selina Meyer, the zealot High Sparrow, the 2016 presidential race — television comedy and fantasy aligns with real-life politics.

Missouri woman pleads guilty in death of baby found in cave

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:54
WARRENSBURG, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri woman faces 15 years in prison for the death of her newborn son, whose body was found in a cave.

Palestinians back French meeting on Israel-Palestinian peace

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:49
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Palestinians said Thursday they strongly support a French initiative to hold a ministerial meeting, probably on May 30, as a first step to an international conference aimed at reviving the long-stalled Israeli-Palestinian peace process.

White Pass - 4/21/2016 12:23:15 PM

White Pass Report - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:46
White Pass US12
4/21/2016 12:23:15 PM

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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 - 4/21/2016 12:35:07 PM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:46
Satus Pass US97
4/21/2016 12:35:07 PM

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Stevens Pass - 4/21/2016 12:27:45 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:46
Stevens Pass US2
4/21/2016 12:27:45 PM

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Blewett Pass - 4/21/2016 12:34:35 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:46
Blewett Pass US97
4/21/2016 12:34:35 PM

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Snoqualmie Pass - 4/21/2016 12:38:47 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:46
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
4/21/2016 12:38:47 PM

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United shares drop after airline reports lower 1Q profit

NBA - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:42

DALLAS (AP) — Shares of United Airlines’ parent dropped sharply on Thursday after the company reported lower first-quarter profit and gave a disappointing outlook for the second quarter. In afternoon trading, shares of United Continental Holdings Inc. were down $5.46, or 9.3 percent, to $53.14. Chicago-based United, the nation’s No. 3 airline by traffic, reported […]
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United shares drop after airline reports lower 1Q profit

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:42

DALLAS (AP) — Shares of United Airlines’ parent dropped sharply on Thursday after the company reported lower first-quarter profit and gave a disappointing outlook for the second quarter. In afternoon trading, shares of United Continental Holdings Inc. were down $5.46, or 9.3 percent, to $53.14. Chicago-based United, the nation’s No. 3 airline by traffic, reported […]
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United shares drop after airline reports lower 1Q profit

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 03:42

DALLAS (AP) — Shares of United Airlines’ parent dropped sharply on Thursday after the company reported lower first-quarter profit and gave a disappointing outlook for the second quarter. In afternoon trading, shares of United Continental Holdings Inc. were down $5.46, or 9.3 percent, to $53.14. Chicago-based United, the nation’s No. 3 airline by traffic, reported […]