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Runaway surveillance blimp likely grounded for good

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:13

The blimp, officially known as the Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense Elevated Netted Sensor System, or JLENS, was designed to help detect missiles and enemy aircraft threatening the United States.

The woman who braved Himalayan floods to rescue hundreds

BBC World News - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:08
The woman who saved hundreds in Himalayan floods
Categories: BBC World News

Dismayed over Bellevue football, appreciating crew and UConn women’s basketball: Times readers sound off

WA Huskies - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:07

Readers sound off on Bellevue football, UW crew and UConn women’s basketball.
Categories: Sports Center

White Pass - 4/23/2016 3:53:00 PM

White Pass Report - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:05
White Pass US12
4/23/2016 3:53:00 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
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 - 4/23/2016 3:43:38 PM

Satus Pass Report - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:05
Satus Pass US97
4/23/2016 3:43:38 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
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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Stevens Pass - 4/23/2016 4:00:03 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:05
Stevens Pass US2
4/23/2016 4:00:03 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
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 - 4/23/2016 3:54:19 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:05
Blewett Pass US97
4/23/2016 3:54:19 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
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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Snoqualmie Pass - 4/23/2016 3:53:59 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:05
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
4/23/2016 3:53:59 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Blasting closures will begin the week of April 25. Thursday April 28, from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Traffic will be stopped Eastbound at milepost 56, Gold Creek and westbound at milepost 63, Cabin Creek. 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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UW coach Chris Petersen ‘encouraged’ as Huskies wrap up spring practices

WA Huskies - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:04

Chris Petersen after UW's spring preview: "I’m encouraged, and I like these guys a lot. But we have so much work to do to get to where we’re going to be — need to be."
Categories: Sports Center

UW coach Chris Petersen ‘encouraged’ as Huskies wrap up spring practices

NBA - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:04

Chris Petersen after UW's spring preview: "I’m encouraged, and I like these guys a lot. But we have so much work to do to get to where we’re going to be — need to be."
Categories: Sports Center

UW coach Chris Petersen ‘encouraged’ as Huskies wrap up spring practices

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:04

Chris Petersen after UW's spring preview: "I’m encouraged, and I like these guys a lot. But we have so much work to do to get to where we’re going to be — need to be."
Categories: Sports Center

UW coach Chris Petersen ‘encouraged’ as Huskies wrap up spring practices

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:04

Chris Petersen after UW's spring preview: "I’m encouraged, and I like these guys a lot. But we have so much work to do to get to where we’re going to be — need to be."

The Latest: Pearl Jam rocks the crowd at Jazz Fest

NBA - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:03

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on the second day of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival (all times Central): 5:50 p.m. Thousands packed the grassy field in front of the largest stage at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival to hear Pearl Jam run through some of their biggest hits. Former New […]
Categories: Sports Center

The Latest: Pearl Jam rocks the crowd at Jazz Fest

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:03

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on the second day of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival (all times Central): 5:50 p.m. Thousands packed the grassy field in front of the largest stage at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival to hear Pearl Jam run through some of their biggest hits. Former New […]
Categories: Sports Center

The Latest: Pearl Jam rocks the crowd at Jazz Fest

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:03

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on the second day of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival (all times Central): 5:50 p.m. Thousands packed the grassy field in front of the largest stage at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival to hear Pearl Jam run through some of their biggest hits. Former New […]

Western State Hospital reforms now rest solely with Gov. Jay Inslee

NBA - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:03

Gov. Jay Inslee’s veto of thoughtful, bipartisan reforms at the troubled Western State Hospital sends a lousy message.
Categories: Sports Center

Western State Hospital reforms now rest solely with Gov. Jay Inslee

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:03

Gov. Jay Inslee’s veto of thoughtful, bipartisan reforms at the troubled Western State Hospital sends a lousy message.
Categories: Sports Center

Western State Hospital reforms now rest solely with Gov. Jay Inslee

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:03

Gov. Jay Inslee’s veto of thoughtful, bipartisan reforms at the troubled Western State Hospital sends a lousy message.

2 officers shot, suspect dead at Walmart in Phoenix suburb

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:02

Chandler Police Chief Sean Duggan speaks on the shooting of two officers at a news conference at police headquarters in Chandler, Ariz., on Saturday, April 23, 2016. Two officers are in stable condition, with one requiring surgery, and the suspect is dead following a shooting Saturday at a Walmart in suburban Phoenix, authorities said. Mitchell Oakley, 24, was killed after opening fire at officers who were responding to a call about a trespasser, Chandler police said. (AP Photo/Terry Tang)CHANDLER, Ariz. (AP) — Two officers are in stable condition, with one requiring surgery, and the suspect is dead following a shooting Saturday at a Walmart in suburban Phoenix, authorities said.


Nepal earthquake: Then and now

BBC World News - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 07:02
We hear again from people hit by the Kathmandu earthquake
Categories: BBC World News