News aggregator

Looking sharp, Semenya does 400-800 double at nationals

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 20:28

STELLENBOSCH, South Africa (AP) — Caster Semenya won national titles in the 400 and 800 meters and ran Olympic qualifying times in both events at the South African championships. In between Semenya’s victories Saturday, world champion Wayde van Niekerk retained his 400-meter title in 44.99 seconds, also going under the South African qualifying mark for […]

5 college students who owned the spotlight this election season

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 20:17

5 college students who owned the spotlight this election season

       

Merkel criticized, lauded for allowing comic’s prosecution

NBA - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 20:11

BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel’s decision to allow the possible prosecution of a TV comic for writing an intentionally offensive poem about Turkey’s president has prompted a mixed reaction in Germany. Some commentators are praising her, saying Friday’s decision to let prosecutors and courts decide whether comedian Jan Boehmermann insulted a foreign head of […]
Categories: Sports Center

Merkel criticized, lauded for allowing comic’s prosecution

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 20:11

BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel’s decision to allow the possible prosecution of a TV comic for writing an intentionally offensive poem about Turkey’s president has prompted a mixed reaction in Germany. Some commentators are praising her, saying Friday’s decision to let prosecutors and courts decide whether comedian Jan Boehmermann insulted a foreign head of […]
Categories: Sports Center

Merkel criticized, lauded for allowing comic’s prosecution

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 20:11

BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel’s decision to allow the possible prosecution of a TV comic for writing an intentionally offensive poem about Turkey’s president has prompted a mixed reaction in Germany. Some commentators are praising her, saying Friday’s decision to let prosecutors and courts decide whether comedian Jan Boehmermann insulted a foreign head of […]

Bhutan holds elaborate naming ceremony for new crown prince

NBA - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 20:04

GAUHATI, India (AP) — Bhutan’s new crown prince was bestowed with a name Saturday at a solemn religious ceremony at a majestic 17th century palace that houses the relics of a famous Buddhist master. The 2 1/2-month-old son of King Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun Pema was given the name Jigme Namgyal Wangchuck […]
Categories: Sports Center

Bhutan holds elaborate naming ceremony for new crown prince

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 20:04

GAUHATI, India (AP) — Bhutan’s new crown prince was bestowed with a name Saturday at a solemn religious ceremony at a majestic 17th century palace that houses the relics of a famous Buddhist master. The 2 1/2-month-old son of King Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun Pema was given the name Jigme Namgyal Wangchuck […]
Categories: Sports Center

Bhutan holds elaborate naming ceremony for new crown prince

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 20:04

GAUHATI, India (AP) — Bhutan’s new crown prince was bestowed with a name Saturday at a solemn religious ceremony at a majestic 17th century palace that houses the relics of a famous Buddhist master. The 2 1/2-month-old son of King Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun Pema was given the name Jigme Namgyal Wangchuck […]

White Pass - 4/16/2016 4:22:07 AM

White Pass Report - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 19:45
White Pass US12
4/16/2016 4:22:07 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. 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.

Weather:


Satus Pass - 4/16/2016 4:30:53 AM

Satus Pass Report - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 19:45
Satus Pass US97
4/16/2016 4:30:53 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 - 4/16/2016 4:37:35 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 19:45
Stevens Pass US2
4/16/2016 4:37:35 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 - 4/16/2016 4:36:19 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 19:45
Blewett Pass US97
4/16/2016 4:36:19 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 - 4/16/2016 4:28:13 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 19:45
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
4/16/2016 4:28:13 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:


You are not alone, Pope tells migrants

BBC World News - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 19:31
Pope Francis makes an emotional visit to a detention camp on the Greek island of Lesbos, telling the migrants there "you are not alone".
Categories: BBC World News

Experts give new details of IS destruction of Syrian museum

NBA - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 19:25

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Experts back from assessing damage at the museum in Palmyra offered grim new details Saturday about the extent of the destruction caused by the Islamic State group during the 10 months it ruled the ancient town. The museum was trashed and some of its best-known artifacts and statues were smashed by […]
Categories: Sports Center

Experts give new details of IS destruction of Syrian museum

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 19:25

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Experts back from assessing damage at the museum in Palmyra offered grim new details Saturday about the extent of the destruction caused by the Islamic State group during the 10 months it ruled the ancient town. The museum was trashed and some of its best-known artifacts and statues were smashed by […]
Categories: Sports Center

Experts give new details of IS destruction of Syrian museum

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 19:25

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Experts back from assessing damage at the museum in Palmyra offered grim new details Saturday about the extent of the destruction caused by the Islamic State group during the 10 months it ruled the ancient town. The museum was trashed and some of its best-known artifacts and statues were smashed by […]

Head of UK spy agency apologizes for prejudice to gays

NBA - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 19:20

LONDON (AP) — The head of Britain’s digital espionage agency has apologized for the organization’s historic prejudice against homosexuals, saying it failed to learn from the treatment of World War II codebreaker Alan Turing. GCHQ chief Robert Hannigan told a gathering organized by the human rights group Stonewall that a ban on homosexuals had caused […]
Categories: Sports Center

Head of UK spy agency apologizes for prejudice to gays

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 19:20

LONDON (AP) — The head of Britain’s digital espionage agency has apologized for the organization’s historic prejudice against homosexuals, saying it failed to learn from the treatment of World War II codebreaker Alan Turing. GCHQ chief Robert Hannigan told a gathering organized by the human rights group Stonewall that a ban on homosexuals had caused […]
Categories: Sports Center

Head of UK spy agency apologizes for prejudice to gays

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/16/2016 - 19:20

LONDON (AP) — The head of Britain’s digital espionage agency has apologized for the organization’s historic prejudice against homosexuals, saying it failed to learn from the treatment of World War II codebreaker Alan Turing. GCHQ chief Robert Hannigan told a gathering organized by the human rights group Stonewall that a ban on homosexuals had caused […]