Rule bans vessels from releasing sewage into Puget Sound

FILE - In this Feb. 19, 2014, file photo, Terry Durfee prepares his equipment to pump sewage out of a holding tank of a pleasure boat moored in Lake Washington and into his smaller boat for transport to a waste facility, in Bellevue, Wash. Recreational and commercial vessels will not be able to release treated or untreated sewage into Puget Sound waters under new rules approved by the state. The Department of Ecology on Monday, April 9, 2018, officially designated a new "no discharge zone" in Puget Sound to improve water quality and protect shellfish beds and swimming beaches from harmful bacteria. The new rules begin May 10. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)

SEATTLE (AP) — Recreational and commercial vessels will not be able to release treated or untreated sewage into Puget Sound waters under new rules approved by the state aimed at improving water quality.

Refugee resettlement in Idaho has slowed to a ‘trickle’

Anat Akari, right, goes over vocabulary words with Alphonse Raly on Tuesday at the College of Southern Idaho Refugees Center in Twin Falls. Raly has been in the United States for a month with his family. Pat Sutphin / Twin Falls Times-News

TWIN FALLS — As seven refugees watched on, teacher Anat Askari wrote a phrase on a whiteboard: “siblings = brothers and sisters.”

Police: Woman who drove SUV with family off cliff was drunk

FILE - This March 20, 2016, file photo shows Hart family of Woodland, Wash., at a Bernie Sanders rally in Vancouver, Wash. A body was recovered Saturday, April 7, 2018, in the vicinity where an SUV plunged off a Northern California cliff last month, killing the family of eight in what authorities suspect may have been an intentional crash. One of the women were drunk when she drove her large family off a Northern California cliff last month and her wife and several children had large amounts of a drug in their systems that can cause drowsiness, authorities said Friday, April 13, 2018. (Tristan Fortsch/KATU News via AP, File)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A woman was drunk when she drove her large family off a Northern California cliff last month and her wife and several children had large amounts of a drug in their systems that can cause drowsiness, authorities said Friday.

Friends separated by the Holocaust reunite in California

In this Wednesday, April 11, 2018, photo, childhood Holocaust survivors Simon Gronowski and Alice Gerstel Weit hug at the Los Angeles Holocaust Museum memorial. There was much hugging, kissing and crying Wednesday as the two old friends held hands tightly while sitting outside on a museum patio to share memories from a long-ago past. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Alice Gerstel bid an emotional farewell to her family’s closest friends in October 1941, she was hopeful she’d see “Little Simon” Gronowski again. And she did — 76 years later and half a world away from where they were separated in Brussels.

Trial begins in civil case focused on Copperfield show

FILE - In this Feb. 18, 2012 file photo, Illusionist David Copperfield arrives at the Keep Memory Alive 16th Annual "Power of Love Gala" honoring Muhammad Ali with his 70th birthday celebration, in Las Vegas. An attorney for a man who says he slipped, fell and injured while he participated in a show of Copperfield's in Las Vegas says the disappearing illusion was "an accident waiting to happen" and put audience participants in danger because of the way it was set up. (AP Photo/Jeff Bottari, file)

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The tricks behind a disappearing act that magician David Copperfield performed for years in Las Vegas were revealed in court Friday, the first day of trial in a civil case brought by a British tourist who claims he slipped, fell and was injured after he was randomly selected from the audience to participate in the show.

Video: Will Ferrell treated after rollover freeway crash

FILE - In this March 14, 2012 file photo Actor Will Farrell arrives at a premiere in Los Angeles. Will Ferrell was treated by paramedics after sustaining minor injuries from a rollover crash on a Los Angeles-area freeway Thursday, April 12, 2018. A California Highway Patrol report says a 2007 Toyota struck the right rear of the limousine SUV after veering into its lane on Interstate 5, causing it to lose control, hit the center divider and overturn. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg,File)

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. (AP) — Video shows actor Will Ferrell was treated by paramedics after sustaining minor injuries from a rollover crash on a Los Angeles-area freeway.

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