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New Chibok girls video 'gives hope'

BBC World News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:30
A new video showing some of the Nigerian schoolgirls who were kidnapped two years ago gives hope they may return, their family and friends say.
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Family reaches $4.75M settlement in death of football player

NBA - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:28

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — The family of a University of California, Berkeley, football player who died after a team drill in 2014 has settled a wrongful death lawsuit with the school system for $4.75 million, officials said Thursday. The parents of 21-year-old Ted Agu sued, saying their son shouldn’t have been in the strenuous workout […]
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Family reaches $4.75M settlement in death of football player

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:28

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — The family of a University of California, Berkeley, football player who died after a team drill in 2014 has settled a wrongful death lawsuit with the school system for $4.75 million, officials said Thursday. The parents of 21-year-old Ted Agu sued, saying their son shouldn’t have been in the strenuous workout […]
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Family reaches $4.75M settlement in death of football player

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:28

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — The family of a University of California, Berkeley, football player who died after a team drill in 2014 has settled a wrongful death lawsuit with the school system for $4.75 million, officials said Thursday. The parents of 21-year-old Ted Agu sued, saying their son shouldn’t have been in the strenuous workout […]

Judge rules Newtown lawsuit against gun maker can go forward

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:22
A Connecticut Superior Court judge has ruled that a lawsuit can go forward against the maker of the rifle used in the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings. Judge Barbara Bellis ruled Thursday that ...

White Pass - 4/14/2016 9:47:24 AM

White Pass Report - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:19
White Pass US12
4/14/2016 9:47:24 AM

Temperature: 34 °F

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Roadway bare and wet, snow and slush in places. 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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Snowing

Satus Pass - 4/14/2016 9:50:27 AM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:19
Satus Pass US97
4/14/2016 9:50:27 AM

Temperature: Not Available

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Stevens Pass - 4/14/2016 10:00:37 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:19
Stevens Pass US2
4/14/2016 10:00:37 AM

Temperature: Not Available

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Blewett Pass - 4/14/2016 9:45:37 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:19
Blewett Pass US97
4/14/2016 9:45:37 AM

Temperature: Not Available

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Snoqualmie Pass - 4/14/2016 10:00:37 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:19
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
4/14/2016 10:00:37 AM

Temperature: Not Available

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Minnesota man pleads guilty to trying to join Islamic State

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:18
Adnan Farah, 20, plead guilty to one count of conspiracy to provide material support to a designated foreign terrorist organization, a spokesman for the U.S. Attorney's office said. More than 80 people have been charged since 2014 in U.S. federal cases related to Islamic State, which has claimed responsibility for the Brussels bombings in March that killed 31 people and the Paris attacks in November that killed 130. Islamic State is also known as ISIS or ISIL and controls territory in Iraq and Syria.

Correction: Mesa Rampage-Plea story

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:16

FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Arizona Department of Corrections shows Ryan Elliott Giroux. Giroux pleaded guilty Friday, April 8, 2016, to killing one person and wounding five others in a shooting rampage in the metro Phoenix area that led to a massive manhunt in March, 2015.(Arizona Department of Corrections via AP, File)PHOENIX (AP) — In a story April 8 about Ryan Elliott Giroux, who pleaded guilty to killing one person and wounding five others last year during a metro Phoenix rampage, The Associated Press reported erroneously the name of Giroux's attorney. She is Pamela Nicholson, not Stephanie Low. Low was a prosecutor in the case.


U.S. looks to aviation industry to help shrink road deaths

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:15

Smashed cars litter at the scene of an earlier multi-car and truck pile up the Pennsylvania Turnpike near the Bensalem interchange in PennsylvaniaThe U.S. government is bringing together top airline and auto company executives to discuss aviation industry practices such as safety data sharing that automakers could adapt to help reduce car accidents, a leading cause of death in America. The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) have invited chief executives from major automakers and aviation industry leaders to an April 22 event, according to an invitation reviewed by Reuters that has not been made public.


No sex assault charges for ex-Indiana University official

NBA - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:14

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Officials say the former student ethics director at Indiana University won’t face charges in Texas for an alleged sexual assault that prompted him to resign in February. The Fort Worth Police Department had investigated a woman’s allegations that Jason Casares (cuh-SAR’-ess) sexually assaulted her at a December education conference. Fort Worth police […]
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No sex assault charges for ex-Indiana University official

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:14

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Officials say the former student ethics director at Indiana University won’t face charges in Texas for an alleged sexual assault that prompted him to resign in February. The Fort Worth Police Department had investigated a woman’s allegations that Jason Casares (cuh-SAR’-ess) sexually assaulted her at a December education conference. Fort Worth police […]
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No sex assault charges for ex-Indiana University official

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:14

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Officials say the former student ethics director at Indiana University won’t face charges in Texas for an alleged sexual assault that prompted him to resign in February. The Fort Worth Police Department had investigated a woman’s allegations that Jason Casares (cuh-SAR’-ess) sexually assaulted her at a December education conference. Fort Worth police […]

Man wounded in deadly shootout released from hospital

NBA - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:14

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A 24-year-old man who was wounded in a shootout that killed two 19-year-old Southern University students has been released from a Baton Rouge hospital. Baton Rouge Police Sgt. Don Coppola said he was notified Thursday that the man had been released from Our Lady of the Lake Hospital. Police said […]
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Man wounded in deadly shootout released from hospital

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:14

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A 24-year-old man who was wounded in a shootout that killed two 19-year-old Southern University students has been released from a Baton Rouge hospital. Baton Rouge Police Sgt. Don Coppola said he was notified Thursday that the man had been released from Our Lady of the Lake Hospital. Police said […]
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Man wounded in deadly shootout released from hospital

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:14

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A 24-year-old man who was wounded in a shootout that killed two 19-year-old Southern University students has been released from a Baton Rouge hospital. Baton Rouge Police Sgt. Don Coppola said he was notified Thursday that the man had been released from Our Lady of the Lake Hospital. Police said […]

Man wounded in deadly shootout released from hospital

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 01:12
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A 24-year-old man who was wounded in a shootout that killed two 19-year-old Southern University students has been released from a Baton Rouge hospital.