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Elevated copper or lead levels found at 19 Detroit schools

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 11:18

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit Public Schools officials say elevated lead or copper levels have been found in 19 schools amid ongoing testing. The district began collecting water samples two weeks ago. District spokeswoman Michelle Zdrodowski said at the time that a number of factors, including the lead-tainted water crisis in nearby Flint, led to “proactive […]
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Elevated copper or lead levels found at 19 Detroit schools

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 11:18

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit Public Schools officials say elevated lead or copper levels have been found in 19 schools amid ongoing testing. The district began collecting water samples two weeks ago. District spokeswoman Michelle Zdrodowski said at the time that a number of factors, including the lead-tainted water crisis in nearby Flint, led to “proactive […]

Crane collapse kills 18 in China

BBC World News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 11:17
At least 18 people are killed when a crane collapses in high winds at a construction site in Dongguan City, in China's Guangdong province.
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Clinton, Sanders join Democratic Party to sue Arizona over voter access

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 11:14

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are joining a lawsuit targeting Arizona's elections practices that the Democratic National Committee and ...

       

White Pass - 4/13/2016 7:58:16 PM

White Pass Report - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 11:13
White Pass US12
4/13/2016 7:58:16 PM

Temperature: Not Available

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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 - 4/13/2016 7:54:40 PM

Satus Pass Report - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 11:13
Satus Pass US97
4/13/2016 7:54:40 PM

Temperature: Not Available

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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.

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Stevens Pass - 4/13/2016 7:57:34 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 11:13
Stevens Pass US2
4/13/2016 7:57:34 PM

Temperature: Not Available

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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.

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Blewett Pass - 4/13/2016 7:43:53 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 11:13
Blewett Pass US97
4/13/2016 7:43:53 PM

Temperature: Not Available

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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.

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Snoqualmie Pass - 4/13/2016 7:46:37 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 11:13
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
4/13/2016 7:46:37 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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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.

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Family tries to overcome past, and prison, after DOC release error

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 11:10

The story of a man returned to prison after a DOC error argues for criminal-justice reform.
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Family tries to overcome past, and prison, after DOC release error

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 11:10

The story of a man returned to prison after a DOC error argues for criminal-justice reform.
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Family tries to overcome past, and prison, after DOC release error

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 11:10

The story of a man returned to prison after a DOC error argues for criminal-justice reform.

Rockets get last NBA playoff spot, Heat take No. 3 in East

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 11:09

A season-long climb from an early hole landed the Houston Rockets in the NBA playoffs. A stunning collapse couldn’t keep the Miami Heat from the No. 3 seed in the Eastern Conference. The Rockets earned the final postseason spot Wednesday night with a 116-81 victory over Sacramento, giving them the No. 8 seed in the […]
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Rockets get last NBA playoff spot, Heat take No. 3 in East

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 11:09

A season-long climb from an early hole landed the Houston Rockets in the NBA playoffs. A stunning collapse couldn’t keep the Miami Heat from the No. 3 seed in the Eastern Conference. The Rockets earned the final postseason spot Wednesday night with a 116-81 victory over Sacramento, giving them the No. 8 seed in the […]
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Rockets get last NBA playoff spot, Heat take No. 3 in East

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 11:09

A season-long climb from an early hole landed the Houston Rockets in the NBA playoffs. A stunning collapse couldn’t keep the Miami Heat from the No. 3 seed in the Eastern Conference. The Rockets earned the final postseason spot Wednesday night with a 116-81 victory over Sacramento, giving them the No. 8 seed in the […]

APNewsBreak: Non-Canadians not eligible for assisted suicide

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 11:09

TORONTO (AP) — Canada’s new assisted suicide law to be announced on Thursday will exclude non-Canadians, which means Americans won’t be able to travel to Canada to die. A senior government official told The Associated Press late Wednesday the new law will exclude non-Canadians, precluding the prospect of suicide tourism from the U.S. and elsewhere. […]
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APNewsBreak: Non-Canadians not eligible for assisted suicide

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 11:09

TORONTO (AP) — Canada’s new assisted suicide law to be announced on Thursday will exclude non-Canadians, which means Americans won’t be able to travel to Canada to die. A senior government official told The Associated Press late Wednesday the new law will exclude non-Canadians, precluding the prospect of suicide tourism from the U.S. and elsewhere. […]
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APNewsBreak: Non-Canadians not eligible for assisted suicide

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 11:09

TORONTO (AP) — Canada’s new assisted suicide law to be announced on Thursday will exclude non-Canadians, which means Americans won’t be able to travel to Canada to die. A senior government official told The Associated Press late Wednesday the new law will exclude non-Canadians, precluding the prospect of suicide tourism from the U.S. and elsewhere. […]

China to punish 357 over vaccine scandal

BBC World News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 11:04
China says 357 officials are to be punished over a scandal involving the sale of illegal vaccines, while 192 criminal cases have been filed.
Categories: BBC World News

5 things you need to know Thursday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 11:02

The biggest news to start your morning.