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Great American Eclipse draws tourists to path of totality

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:07

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Where’s the best place to watch next year’s eclipse? If you’re thinking the grand open spaces of Wyoming, you have plenty of company. Hotel rooms across the Cowboy State are going, going, gone, well over a year before the arrival of the first total solar eclipse to be seen from the […]
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Great American Eclipse draws tourists to path of totality

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:07

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Where’s the best place to watch next year’s eclipse? If you’re thinking the grand open spaces of Wyoming, you have plenty of company. Hotel rooms across the Cowboy State are going, going, gone, well over a year before the arrival of the first total solar eclipse to be seen from the […]
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Great American Eclipse draws tourists to path of totality

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:07

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Where’s the best place to watch next year’s eclipse? If you’re thinking the grand open spaces of Wyoming, you have plenty of company. Hotel rooms across the Cowboy State are going, going, gone, well over a year before the arrival of the first total solar eclipse to be seen from the […]

VIDEO: 65 years, 1 Queen and 12 presidents

BBC World News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 13:02
There have been 12 American presidents during the Queen's reign and in that time she's met nearly all of them.
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Police: Miami officer shoots man who kidnapped woman

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:54

MIAMI (AP) — Miami police say an officer fatally shot a shotgun-wielding man who had kidnapped a woman and forced her into the trunk of a vehicle. Det. Jennifer Capote of the Miami-Dade Police Department said in a statement that officers were dispatched Wednesday evening to a report of a woman who had been kidnapped […]
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Police: Miami officer shoots man who kidnapped woman

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:54

MIAMI (AP) — Miami police say an officer fatally shot a shotgun-wielding man who had kidnapped a woman and forced her into the trunk of a vehicle. Det. Jennifer Capote of the Miami-Dade Police Department said in a statement that officers were dispatched Wednesday evening to a report of a woman who had been kidnapped […]
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Police: Miami officer shoots man who kidnapped woman

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:54

MIAMI (AP) — Miami police say an officer fatally shot a shotgun-wielding man who had kidnapped a woman and forced her into the trunk of a vehicle. Det. Jennifer Capote of the Miami-Dade Police Department said in a statement that officers were dispatched Wednesday evening to a report of a woman who had been kidnapped […]

Stanford students reveal meal-cooking robot at Cool Expo

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:52

Stanford students reveal meal-cooking robot at Cool ExpoStanford graduate students held a Cool Expo event to reveal new technology, including a robot that may be able to cook you meals in the near future.


Gyrocopter pilot who landed on Capitol lawn sentenced to 4 months in prison

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:43

A Florida man who landed a gyrocopter on U.S. Capitol grounds was sentenced in federal court to 4 months in prison Thursday.

       

Jewish family claims prized Passover manuscript

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:40

The descendants of a German Jewish lawmaker say the famed Birds’ Head Haggadah was stolen from their family during the Nazi era.

       

White Pass - 4/20/2016 9:02:06 PM

White Pass Report - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:39
White Pass US12
4/20/2016 9:02:06 PM

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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. 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 - 4/20/2016 9:01:10 PM

Satus Pass Report - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:39
Satus Pass US97
4/20/2016 9:01:10 PM

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Stevens Pass - 4/20/2016 9:04:37 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:39
Stevens Pass US2
4/20/2016 9:04:37 PM

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Blewett Pass - 4/20/2016 9:14:51 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:39
Blewett Pass US97
4/20/2016 9:14:51 PM

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Snoqualmie Pass - 4/20/2016 9:08:21 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:39
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
4/20/2016 9:08:21 PM

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Ecuador to tax rich to fund quake relief

BBC World News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:38
Ecuador's President introduces new measures to pay for rebuilding after Saturday's earthquake, including a one-off tax on millionaires.
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UN hears major differences on global approach to drug use

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:34

Jamaica's Minister for Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade Kamina Johnson Smith addresses the United Nations special session on global drug policy, Wednesday April 20, 2016 at U.N. headquarters. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Jamaica defended its decriminalization of possession of small amounts of marijuana. Iran said it seized 620 tons of different types of drugs last year and is helping protect the world from "the evils of addiction." Cuba opposed the legalization of drugs or declaring them harmless.


Known as presidential swing state, Florida could decide Senate control

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:33

If Democrats want to take back the Senate, Florida figures to be a state they'll need to win

       

3 officials charged in Flint water crisis; more predicted

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:29

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette addresses the media, Wednesday, April 20, 2016, in Flint, Mich. Months after officials conceded that a series of bad decisions had caused a disaster, charges were filed against a pair of state Department of Environmental Quality employees and a local water treatment supervisor and stem from an investigation by the office of the attorney general. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)FLINT, Mich. (AP) — The Flint water crisis has become a criminal case, with two state regulators and a city employee charged with official misconduct, evidence-tampering and other offenses over the lead contamination that alarmed the country and brought cries of racism.


Virtually no gov’t rebuilding 1 year after Nepal quake

NBA - Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:29

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — The violence of the 7.8-magnitude earthquake left countless towns and villages across central Nepal in a shambles. Almost one year later, a shambles they remain. The country has made almost no progress in rebuilding hundreds of thousands of homes, schools and government buildings, as well as some 600 historical structures, including […]
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