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After Ohio slayings of 8, police seek video recorded nearby

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 02:05
PIKETON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities investigating the slayings of eight members of one family in southern Ohio are asking nearby residents and businesses to share any video they have that might be relevant to the case.

Liberty University student dies while hiking with friends

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:56
BEDFORD, Va. (AP) — Liberty University says that one of its students has died while hiking with friends along the Blue Ridge Parkway over the weekend.

Hillary Clinton Gives U.F.O. Buffs Hope She Will Open the X-Files

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:54
Space enthusiasts are captivated by Mrs. Clinton’s interest in discussing extraterrestrials and her pledge to declassify government files on Area 51.

VIDEO: The deadly 'red tide' killing sea life

BBC World News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:53
Chile's southern coast has been hit by the biggest ever "red tide" in history. It's caused by toxic algae which is killing sea life and damaging the local fishing economy.
Categories: BBC World News

Urine test could simplify Zika virus detection

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:51

FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016 file photo, a medical researcher looks at a monitor for the results of blood tests for various diseases, including Zika, at the Gorgas Memorial laboratory in Panama City. On Tuesday, May 10, 2016, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said urine testing is more likely than blood testing to detect Zika virus infection in many patients. (AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco, File)NEW YORK (AP) — A urine-based test for Zika virus infection has shown to be more effective than the common blood-based one for many patients, a development that could make testing for the infection easier.


Florida man accidentally shoots himself, notices two days later

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:48
A man accidentally shot himself in the arm while cleaning his gun but did not notice until two days later, according to Florida police. Michael Blevins, 37, of Deltona, said he did not feel pain from the bullet, which pierced skin and muscle before exiting his body, according to an incident report from the Volusia County Sheriff's Office.

VIDEO: Dramatic rescue above NYC streets

BBC World News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:46
Firefighters have rescued two window cleaners whose scaffolding broke high above New York's streets.
Categories: BBC World News

Chronic Bronx Court Delays Deny Defendants Due Process, Suit Says

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:43
A lawsuit says that people charged with low-level offenses wait years in some cases before they go to trial because of a broken system of backlogged cases.

Arresting officer in Freddie Gray case chooses bench trial

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:41

From left, attorney Marc Zayon, Baltimore Police Officer Edward Nero, and attorney Jason Silverstein, walk to Courthouse East before hearing on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 in Baltimore. A judge will rule on several motions ahead of the trial for Nero, one of the police officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray. Nero faces assault, reckless endangerment and misconduct in office. Gray died April 19, 2015, a week after suffering a critical spinal injury in the back of a police van. (Kim Hairston/The Baltimore Sun via AP) WASHINGTON EXAMINER OUT; MANDATORY CREDITBALTIMORE (AP) — A police officer charged in the Freddie Gray case chose Tuesday to stand trial before a judge rather than a jury, eliminating a potential wild card in the divisive and emotionally charged case.


Newborn baby burned after hospital heater mishap

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:40
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Middle Tennessee family says their newborn daughter suffered serious burns after a piece of equipment malfunctioned at a Nashville hospital.

White Pass - 5/10/2016 10:05:29 AM

White Pass Report - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:39
White Pass US12
5/10/2016 10:05:29 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.

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Satus Pass - 5/10/2016 10:13:50 AM

Satus Pass Report - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:39
Satus Pass US97
5/10/2016 10:13:50 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.

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Stevens Pass - 5/10/2016 10:15:07 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:39
Stevens Pass US2
5/10/2016 10:15:07 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.

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Blewett Pass - 5/10/2016 10:09:40 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:39
Blewett Pass US97
5/10/2016 10:09:40 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.

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Snoqualmie Pass - 5/10/2016 10:20:03 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:39
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
5/10/2016 10:20:03 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.

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Amazon allows users to upload video and share revenue

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:38

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amazon has launched a self-publishing platform for video creators, a move that could make money for the company and budding filmmakers in the same way YouTube has created a community of online celebrities. Amazon Video Direct, which kicked off Tuesday, shares money with video creators through the method they choose: ads, […]
Categories: Sports Center

Amazon allows users to upload video and share revenue

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:38

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amazon has launched a self-publishing platform for video creators, a move that could make money for the company and budding filmmakers in the same way YouTube has created a community of online celebrities. Amazon Video Direct, which kicked off Tuesday, shares money with video creators through the method they choose: ads, […]
Categories: Sports Center

Amazon allows users to upload video and share revenue

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:38

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amazon has launched a self-publishing platform for video creators, a move that could make money for the company and budding filmmakers in the same way YouTube has created a community of online celebrities. Amazon Video Direct, which kicked off Tuesday, shares money with video creators through the method they choose: ads, […]

Mosque site in Mukilteo hit by vandalism

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:36

A sign was toppled at the site of a proposed mosque in Mukilteo. Two fliers with what police called “anti-Islamic sentiment” were left, along with a United States flag.
Categories: Sports Center

Mosque site in Mukilteo hit by vandalism

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 01:36

A sign was toppled at the site of a proposed mosque in Mukilteo. Two fliers with what police called “anti-Islamic sentiment” were left, along with a United States flag.
Categories: Sports Center