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2 Ohio teens in custody after car chase, shooting in Alabama

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 03:00
FAYETTE, Ala. (AP) — Authorities in west Alabama say two Ohio teenagers are in custody after a car chase that ended with police shooting and injuring one of the teens.

Kentucky jury awards $5.3M for alleged discrimination at UPS

NBA - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 02:59

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Eight black men have won a $5.3 million jury award in a lawsuit over claims that they endured a hostile work environment at UPS in Lexington, Kentucky, and that an effigy of a black UPS driver was hung from a ceiling. The Lexington Herald-Leader (http://bit.ly/1ScQ156 ) reports a Fayette County Circuit […]
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Kentucky jury awards $5.3M for alleged discrimination at UPS

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 02:59

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Eight black men have won a $5.3 million jury award in a lawsuit over claims that they endured a hostile work environment at UPS in Lexington, Kentucky, and that an effigy of a black UPS driver was hung from a ceiling. The Lexington Herald-Leader (http://bit.ly/1ScQ156 ) reports a Fayette County Circuit […]
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Kentucky jury awards $5.3M for alleged discrimination at UPS

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 02:59

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Eight black men have won a $5.3 million jury award in a lawsuit over claims that they endured a hostile work environment at UPS in Lexington, Kentucky, and that an effigy of a black UPS driver was hung from a ceiling. The Lexington Herald-Leader (http://bit.ly/1ScQ156 ) reports a Fayette County Circuit […]

Police chief takes leave during federal contempt hearing

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 02:51
MADISON, Ala. (AP) — A north Alabama police chief is taking a leave of absence during federal hearings on contempt of court allegations in the case of a former officer accused of using excessive force.

Iraq forces 'recapture IS-held Hit'

BBC World News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 02:50
Iraqi troops have recaptured the strategically important western town of Hit from Islamic State militants, after weeks of fighting, officials say.
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Metropolitan Opera says James Levine to retire as music director at season's end

Yahoo! Music News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 02:48
NEW YORK (AP) — Metropolitan Opera says James Levine to retire as music director at season's end.
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Woman awaiting retrial in medicine-denial death is released

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 02:45
SALEM, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts woman convicted of withholding potentially life-saving medications from her cancer-stricken son has been released from prison while awaiting a new trial.

Prosecutors say Pennsylvania church leaders hid sex abuse

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 02:44
Pennsylvania prosecutors on Thursday presented church records and a witness they said showed that three former leaders of a Roman Catholic order endangered hundreds of boys by putting them in contact with a cleric they knew was a sexual predator. The three Franciscan friars, Giles Schinelli, 73, Robert D'Aversa, 69, and Anthony Criscitelli, 61, face felony charges of endangering the welfare of children and conspiracy by enabling the sexual predations of Brother Stephen Baker, a member of their order who committed suicide in 2013.

Education chief looks for more well-rounded learning

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 02:42

FILE - In this Feb. 25, 2016 file photo, then-Acting Education Secretary Dr. John King, Jr. testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. It’s time for a return to a more well-rounded education for schoolchildren, one that spotlights the importance of science, social studies and the arts, now-Education Secretary King says. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — Education Secretary John B. King Jr. wants to see a return to a more well-rounded education for schoolchildren, one that spotlights the importance of science, social studies, world languages and the arts.


Roach-infested home explodes when bug-killing spray combusts

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 02:42
ASBURY PARK, N.J. (AP) — A roach-infested apartment has exploded in New Jersey after fumes from bug-killing spray built up and combusted, sending two adults and one child to a hospital.

Former Warner Music executive pleads guilty to stealing from record label

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 02:40
A former Warner Music Group executive accused of embezzling more than $1 million pleaded guilty this week as part of a plea deal, the Manhattan District Attorney's Office confirmed Thursday. Danielle Smith, who worked with artists for Warner Music's Atlantic Records division in Los Angeles, pleaded guilty Wednesday to second-degree grand larceny for using a corporate credit card for personal expenses over a four-year period.

Former Warner Music executive pleads guilty to stealing from record label

Yahoo! Music News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 02:40
A former Warner Music Group executive accused of embezzling more than $1 million pleaded guilty this week as part of a plea deal, the Manhattan District Attorney's Office confirmed Thursday. Danielle Smith, who worked with artists for Warner Music's Atlantic Records division in Los Angeles, pleaded guilty Wednesday to second-degree grand larceny for using a corporate credit card for personal expenses over a four-year period.
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Russia’s Vulnerable Side Is at Fore in Putin’s Call-In Show

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 02:33
Domestic concerns, not international swaggering, dominated the choreographed call-in show, amid a second, punishing year of recession in Russia.









Woman shot in the foot while holding grandson on couch

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 02:30
PLEASANTVILLE, N.J. (AP) — A stray bullet went through a wall and struck a woman in the foot while she was lying with her 8-month-old grandson on her couch.

'Kobe means LA': Lakers fans lament on Bryant's last game

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 02:25

Fans cheer during a fan festival commemorating Kobe Bryant's career, outside Staples Center before Bryant's last NBA basketball game, against the Utah Jazz, Wednesday, April 13, 2016, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)LOS ANGELES (AP) — After one, last, unforgettable, 60-point night, the fans of Los Angeles will have to get used to life without Kobe Bryant. It's something many of them have never known.


New York becomes last state to remove ban on pro MMA fights

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 02:21

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, right, smiles with UFC athletes Chris Weidman, left, and Ronda Rousey after signing into law a bill that will allow professional mixed martial arts in New York, Thursday, April 14, 2016. Cuomo said at the signing ceremony at Madison Square Garden that the fights will boost the economy. New York was the last U.S. state to prohibit the bouts. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The light heavyweight Liam McGeary, an English expatriate who lives in Brooklyn and fights for Bellator, isn't the only mixed martial arts champion most New Yorkers have never heard of. But they may soon.


White Pass - 4/14/2016 10:49:59 AM

White Pass Report - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 02:19
White Pass US12
4/14/2016 10:49:59 AM

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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 - 4/14/2016 10:41:01 AM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 02:19
Satus Pass US97
4/14/2016 10:41:01 AM

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Stevens Pass - 4/14/2016 10:42:51 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 04/15/2016 - 02:19
Stevens Pass US2
4/14/2016 10:42:51 AM

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