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Chicago announces new police training for dealing with mentally ill

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 01:36

Chicago Mayor Emaunel Emanuel in a panel at the U.S. Conference of Mayors in WashingtonChicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, facing sharp criticism over police shootings of civilians, announced reforms on Friday to address how police and other emergency workers respond to the mentally ill, including new crisis training for officers. Last month, a police officer responding to a call by a father who said his son was threatening him with a baseball bat fired into a home, killing both an emotionally-troubled college student and an innocent bystander. Both the families of Quintonio LeGrier, 19, and Bettie Jones, a 55-year-old mother of five, have sued the city.


5 things we learned from Kanye's epic Twitter meltdown

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 01:22
Five things we learned from Kanye West's epic Twitter meltdown
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France says it suspends security cooperation with Burundi

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 01:21
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — France says it has suspended its security and defense cooperation activities in Burundi.

The Latest: Lawyer denies Chicago cop tampered with dashcam

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 01:19
CHICAGO (AP) — The latest on the Chicago Police Department and fatal police shootings in the city (all times local):

Eagles, OT Lane Johnson agree to 6-year deal

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 01:19

Eagles, OT Lane Johnson agree to 6-year dealThe Philadelphia Eagles announced Friday they have agreed to terms on a six-year contract with Offensive Tackle Lane Johnson.


White Pass - 1/29/2016 8:57:26 AM

White Pass Report - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 01:13
White Pass US12
1/29/2016 8:57:26 AM

Temperature: 29 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Snow and slush on the roadway. A traffic light is directing traffic lane near the repaired areas both east and west of the pass. Drivers can expect delays. Starting Monday, Jan 25 culvert installation across US 12 at the MP 154, flaggers will direct traffic, may be times that the road will be closed for up to 30 minutes at a time. This work will 24 hours a day, seven days a week until completed.

Weather:
Snowing

Satus Pass - 1/29/2016 8:57:04 AM

Satus Pass Report - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 01:13
Satus Pass US97
1/29/2016 8:57:04 AM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Southbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Snow on the roadway

Weather:
Snowing

Stevens Pass - 1/29/2016 8:41:21 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 01:13
Stevens Pass US2
1/29/2016 8:41:21 AM

Temperature: 29 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Snow and ice in places on the roadway

Weather:
Snowing

Blewett Pass - 1/29/2016 8:55:10 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 01:13
Blewett Pass US97
1/29/2016 8:55:10 AM

Temperature: 30 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Southbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet, slush and ice in places

Weather:
Snowing

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/29/2016 8:49:50 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 01:13
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/29/2016 8:49:50 AM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Snow and slush on the roadway

Weather:
Snowing

Courtney B. Vance wins his case in O.J. Simpson miniseries

NBA - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 01:10

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In October 1995, Courtney B. Vance and Tony Goldwyn took a break from filming a TV movie in Toronto to watch news coverage of the riveting end to a Los Angeles drama: O.J. Simpson was not guilty of murder, a jury declared. “I screamed ‘yes!’ and he screamed ‘no!’ and we […]
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Courtney B. Vance wins his case in O.J. Simpson miniseries

NBA - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 01:10

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In October 1995, Courtney B. Vance and Tony Goldwyn took a break from filming a TV movie in Toronto to watch news coverage of the riveting end to a Los Angeles drama: O.J. Simpson was not guilty of murder, a jury declared. “I screamed ‘yes!’ and he screamed ‘no!’ and we […]
Categories: Sports Center

Courtney B. Vance wins his case in O.J. Simpson miniseries

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 01:10

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In October 1995, Courtney B. Vance and Tony Goldwyn took a break from filming a TV movie in Toronto to watch news coverage of the riveting end to a Los Angeles drama: O.J. Simpson was not guilty of murder, a jury declared. “I screamed ‘yes!’ and he screamed ‘no!’ and we […]
Categories: Sports Center

Courtney B. Vance wins his case in O.J. Simpson miniseries

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 01:10

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In October 1995, Courtney B. Vance and Tony Goldwyn took a break from filming a TV movie in Toronto to watch news coverage of the riveting end to a Los Angeles drama: O.J. Simpson was not guilty of murder, a jury declared. “I screamed ‘yes!’ and he screamed ‘no!’ and we […]

Courtney B. Vance wins his case in O.J. Simpson miniseries

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 01:10

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In October 1995, Courtney B. Vance and Tony Goldwyn took a break from filming a TV movie in Toronto to watch news coverage of the riveting end to a Los Angeles drama: O.J. Simpson was not guilty of murder, a jury declared. “I screamed ‘yes!’ and he screamed ‘no!’ and we […]

UK’s Cameron: Still plenty of work to do at EU reform talks

NBA - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 01:09

BRUSSELS (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron warned Friday that his nation and the European Union still have serious hurdles to overcome ahead of a mid-February summit at which he hopes to cement reforms that will persuade British voters to stay in the EU. After talks Friday with EU officials, Cameron said the proposal […]
Categories: Sports Center

UK’s Cameron: Still plenty of work to do at EU reform talks

NBA - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 01:09

BRUSSELS (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron warned Friday that his nation and the European Union still have serious hurdles to overcome ahead of a mid-February summit at which he hopes to cement reforms that will persuade British voters to stay in the EU. After talks Friday with EU officials, Cameron said the proposal […]
Categories: Sports Center

UK’s Cameron: Still plenty of work to do at EU reform talks

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 01:09

BRUSSELS (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron warned Friday that his nation and the European Union still have serious hurdles to overcome ahead of a mid-February summit at which he hopes to cement reforms that will persuade British voters to stay in the EU. After talks Friday with EU officials, Cameron said the proposal […]
Categories: Sports Center

UK’s Cameron: Still plenty of work to do at EU reform talks

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 01:09

BRUSSELS (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron warned Friday that his nation and the European Union still have serious hurdles to overcome ahead of a mid-February summit at which he hopes to cement reforms that will persuade British voters to stay in the EU. After talks Friday with EU officials, Cameron said the proposal […]

UK’s Cameron: Still plenty of work to do at EU reform talks

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 01:09

BRUSSELS (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron warned Friday that his nation and the European Union still have serious hurdles to overcome ahead of a mid-February summit at which he hopes to cement reforms that will persuade British voters to stay in the EU. After talks Friday with EU officials, Cameron said the proposal […]