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Critic’s Notebook: You Don’t Like the Girls in ‘Girls’? That’s Its Genius.

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 22:46
Through 52 episodes, the show has never stopped looking for the grander, harsher psychological story. And, it never stopped looking for tough laughs.

Backhoe in Amtrak wreck had periodic right to be on tracks

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 22:35
A backhoe operator had a right to be on train tracks periodically on the weekend an Amtrak train slammed into it, killing the operator and a supervisor, federal crash investigators said Monday.

U.S. top court rules against Maryland over power plant subsidies

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 22:35
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled against Maryland in its bid to revive a program to subsidize natural gas-fired electricity plant construction to serve the power needs of its residents in a case weighing state versus federal authority. Writing on behalf of the court in the 8-0 ruling, liberal Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said the Maryland program infringed upon the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (FERC) authority to regulate interstate wholesale electricity rates. The case focused on whether Maryland's actions to encourage power generation through subsidies and incentives ran afoul of the federal government's energy regulatory authority.

High court tie benefits Nevada inventor in tax dispute

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 22:31
WASHINGTON (AP) — A tie vote from the Supreme Court means California officials can be hauled into a Nevada state court to face allegations in a long-running tax dispute with a Nevada inventor.

Kylie Jenner to Vanessa Hudgens: Coachella celeb style

Yahoo! Music News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 22:30
Festival season has officially arrived, and brought not only great music, but great fashion to California. Several big-name celebrities were spotted in the crowds of music-goers, and their outfits were some of the best.Kylie Jenner, always one to watch, didn't disappoint in a bedazzled bikini and braids. Vanessa Hudgens, too, wowed in an...
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Aftershocks rattle Japan as deaths from quakes rise to 45

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 22:27

Evacuees do a stretching exercise at a shelter in Kumamoto city, southern Japan Tuesday, April 19, 2016. More than 100,000 evacuees, some sleeping in their cars and others in gymnasiums or community centers, were bracing for another chilly night. Many people are afraid to stay in their homes as aftershocks continued to shake the area on the southern island of Kyushu, including a 5.5-magnitude temblor Tuesday afternoon. (Kyodo News via AP) JAPAN OUT, MANDATORY CREDITMINAMIASO, Japan (AP) — Japan's southern quake-hit area was rattled by a strong aftershock Tuesday and searchers found a woman's body buried under landslide rubble, raising the death toll from the twin earthquakes to 45.


Woman found with throat slashed in Port Richmond

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 22:21

Woman found with throat slashed in Port RichmondPolice say a woman in her 40s is in critical condition after a stabbing in Philadelphia's Port Richmond neighborhood.


White Pass - 4/19/2016 6:55:15 AM

White Pass Report - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 22:18
White Pass US12
4/19/2016 6:55:15 AM

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. 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 - 4/19/2016 6:52:03 AM

Satus Pass Report - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 22:18
Satus Pass US97
4/19/2016 6:52:03 AM

Temperature: Not Available

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Stevens Pass - 4/19/2016 7:00:22 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 22:18
Stevens Pass US2
4/19/2016 7:00:22 AM

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 - 4/19/2016 6:50:52 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 22:18
Blewett Pass US97
4/19/2016 6:50:52 AM

Temperature: Not Available

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Snoqualmie Pass - 4/19/2016 6:55:06 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 22:18
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
4/19/2016 6:55:06 AM

Temperature: Not Available

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Judge rules US Capitol plot suspect competent to stand trial

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 22:16

This undated photo provided by the Boone County Jail shows Christopher Lee Cornell. Cornell, a suburban Cincinnati man, the beard and long hair he had when arrested gone, has been calling himself again by his birth name and appears competent to stand trial on charges that he plotted to attack the U.S. Capitol in support of the Islamic State group, according to testimony Monday, April 18, 2016. (Boone County Jail via AP)CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal judge ruled Tuesday that a suburban Cincinnati man is competent to stand trial on charges that he plotted to attack the U.S. Capitol in support of the Islamic State group.


VIDEO: Depp dogs video 'like a Godfather audition'

BBC World News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 22:14
Deputy Prime Minister of Australia Barnaby Joyce says a video apology made by actor Johnny Depp and his wife Amber Heard for breaking Australia's quarantine laws will not win an Academy Award.
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Yahoo said to weigh takeover offers from Verizon, other bidders

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 22:10

The Internet portal received offers from suitors including telecommunications provider Verizon, private equity firm TPG and YP Holdings, the digital-advertising business of what was formerly called Yellowpages.com, according to people familiar with the matter.
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Yahoo said to weigh takeover offers from Verizon, other bidders

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 22:10

The Internet portal received offers from suitors including telecommunications provider Verizon, private equity firm TPG and YP Holdings, the digital-advertising business of what was formerly called Yellowpages.com, according to people familiar with the matter.
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Yahoo said to weigh takeover offers from Verizon, other bidders

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 22:10

The Internet portal received offers from suitors including telecommunications provider Verizon, private equity firm TPG and YP Holdings, the digital-advertising business of what was formerly called Yellowpages.com, according to people familiar with the matter.

3 brothers plead guilty in NJ drug ring case (PHOTOS)

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 22:10
Three brothers have pleaded guilty to first-degree racketeering charges for running a multi-million dollar cocaine and heroin ring operating in Camden, New Jersey.

In Saudi visit, Obama faces ‘curveball’ in ties with kingdom

NBA - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 22:08

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — When President Barack Obama arrives in the Saudi capital on Wednesday, he’ll face an increasingly assertive leadership still heavily dependent on U.S. weapons and military might that nonetheless has little trust in him and essentially believes it’s been thrown a curveball. The president is expected to push Saudi Arabia, […]
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In Saudi visit, Obama faces ‘curveball’ in ties with kingdom

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/19/2016 - 22:08

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — When President Barack Obama arrives in the Saudi capital on Wednesday, he’ll face an increasingly assertive leadership still heavily dependent on U.S. weapons and military might that nonetheless has little trust in him and essentially believes it’s been thrown a curveball. The president is expected to push Saudi Arabia, […]
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