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Ljungberg tips Indian League success

BBC World News - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 04:00
Former Arsenal and Celtic winger Freddie Ljungberg says the inaugural Indian Super League will be a success.
Categories: BBC World News

Potential jurors return to court in Arias retrial

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 03:49

FILE - In this May 1, 2013 file photo, Jodi Arias sits in the courtroom during her trial at Maricopa County Superior Court in Phoenix. Potential jurors for the penalty retrial of Arias are being called back to court as attorneys whittle down the group to an impartial panel that will determine whether the former waitress receives the death penalty or life in prison. Arias was convicted of murder last year in the 2008 killing of her ex-boyfriend (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, Mark Henle, Pool)PHOENIX (AP) — Potential jurors for the penalty retrial of convicted murderer Jodi Arias will be called back to court Monday as attorneys whittle down the group to an impartial panel that will determine whether the former waitress receives the death penalty or life in prison.


Texting apps required gear for Hong Kong protests

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 03:46
Just as protesters in Egypt depended on Twitter three years ago, the latest digital tools have become required gear for tens of thousands of people demanding democratic reforms on the streets of Hong Kong.

Losing Dad: A teen finds purpose in grief

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 03:39
CHICAGO (AP) — Genevieve Liu sits back in bed each night, still thinking of her father before she sleeps. He used to sing the same song to his children at bedtime, often before he'd head to surgery to save the life of someone else's child.

Chief: Aggressive search continues for UVa student

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 03:38

Charlottesville Police Chief Timothy Longo addresses reporters at a briefing Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, in Charlottesville at a staging area for the search team looking for missing UVa. student Hannah Graham. Longo said Sunday that law enforcement is aggressively searching the county surrounding Charlottesville for any sign of Graham, who disappeared on Sept. 13. A search team of about 100 law enforcement officers and other trained searchers was combing through the countryside over the weekend. (AP Photo/Jonathan Drew)CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Charlottesville's police chief said Sunday that an anguished statement from the parents of a missing University of Virginia student has given investigators fresh resolve to carry on with the difficult search of hundreds square miles of countryside.


Ebola Patient in Dallas ‘Fighting for His Life,’ C.D.C. Director Says

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 03:37
The director said Thomas E. Duncan of Liberia was in critical condition as the police continued to scramble to contain the spread of the disease.






Turkish police tear-gas BBC team

BBC World News - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 03:36
A BBC team filming tensions on the Turkish-Syrian border is tear-gassed by Turkish police as it leaves the scene of protests by local and Syrian Kurds.
Categories: BBC World News

Forest Service considers using more herbicides on invasive plants

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 03:31
By Kimberly Cauvel / Skagit Valley Herald

Ebola case gives Perry real-time leadership test

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 03:25

FILE- In the Oct. 1, 2014 file photo, Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks at a news conference at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, in Dallas. The first diagnosed case of Ebola in the United States is a potential health crisis that gives Gov. Rick Perry another real-time leadership test. (AP Photo/LM Otero, File)AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The first diagnosed case of Ebola in the United States, and the revelation that dozens of others in Texas are now being monitored, is a potential health crisis that gives Republican Gov. Rick Perry another real-time leadership test and a chance to look presidential — or ineffective — on a national stage.


White Pass - 10/5/2014 11:28:32 AM

White Pass Report - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 03:10
White Pass US12
10/5/2014 11:28:32 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Pass is open. Should adverse weather or impacts to travel occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

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Satus Pass - 10/5/2014 11:26:10 AM

Satus Pass Report - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 03:10
Satus Pass US97
10/5/2014 11:26:10 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Pass is open. Should adverse weather or impacts to travel occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

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Stevens Pass - 10/5/2014 11:25:18 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 03:10
Stevens Pass US2
10/5/2014 11:25:18 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Pass is open. Should adverse weather or impacts to travel occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

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Blewett Pass - 10/5/2014 11:24:09 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 03:10
Blewett Pass US97
10/5/2014 11:24:09 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Pass is open. Should adverse weather or impacts to travel occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

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Snoqualmie Pass - 10/5/2014 11:31:25 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 03:10
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
10/5/2014 11:31:25 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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Conditions:
Rock blasting is completed for the week. During blasts, crews will close I-90 eastbound at Gold Creek milepost 56, and westbound at Price Creek milepost 61. There are no services past Exit 53 eastbound, or past Exit 70 westbound, during blast closures.

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A Burmese migrant battles the odds

BBC World News - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 03:09
Burmese migrant battles the odds to become his own boss
Categories: BBC World News

Sounders FC vs. Colorado Rapids, live chat

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 03:01
Join the conversation as the Sounders head to Colorado to take on the Rapids. Chat opens a few minutes before the noon PST kickoff.

Michael Phelps to 'attend a program'

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 02:52
Olympic swimming great Michael Phelps said Sunday he is "taking some time away" from swimming and will "attend a program that will provide the help I need to better understand myself" after his arrest for driving under the influence in Baltimore.

VIDEO: BBC crew attacked with tear gas

BBC World News - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 02:43
Turkish police have fired two tear gas canisters at a vehicle carrying a BBC reporting team as it was leaving the border area near Kobane.
Categories: BBC World News

At Dallas church service, prayers of Ebola patient and families

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 02:39

Parishioners pray during a church service dedicated to the victims of the Ebola crisis at New Life Fellowship Church in EulessBy Lisa Maria Garza DALLAS (Reuters) - It was like any other Sunday morning worship service at Wilshire Baptist Church in Dallas, where Louise Troh, the quarantined girlfriend of the first patient in the United States diagnosed with Ebola, is a member of the congregation. Greeters passed out bulletins and shook hands at the church entrances. Members hugged each other in greeting shortly before the service began. A couple hundred people sat in the pews of the church and began to pray for the patient, Thomas Eric Duncan, and for Troh and both of their families. ...


Canadian District Goes to School on Concussions

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 02:34
A school district near Toronto has begun a program to teach students about the risks of traumatic brain injuries in sports.