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Syria aid convoy denied entry to town

BBC World News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 23:19
Syrian government forces block what would have been the first aid convoy to a besieged Damascus suburb for more than three years.
Categories: BBC World News

House, Senate hope to craft quick anti-drug abuse compromise

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 23:18
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is ready to start crafting compromise legislation addressing the nation's opioid abuse crisis, which should be an easier lift than other issues facing lawmakers. The reason: Both parties have an election-year incentive to show they're tackling a problem that is killing people in America's biggest cities and smallest towns.

US stocks mostly slide as retail suffering continues

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 23:12

US stocks mostly slide as retail suffering continuesNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are wobbling Friday morning as retailers continue to report plunging first-quarter sales. The price of oil is slipping after a string of recent gains. A two-day losing streak has stocks close to their third straight week of losses.


White Pass - 5/13/2016 7:58:32 AM

White Pass Report - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 23:11
White Pass US12
5/13/2016 7:58:32 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
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. Construction has begun and drivers could experience as much as 30 minutes of additional weekday travel time. On nights and weekends, crews will be off the road and delays will be minimal.

Weather:


Satus Pass - 5/13/2016 7:55:32 AM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 23:11
Satus Pass US97
5/13/2016 7:55:32 AM

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.

Weather:


Stevens Pass - 5/13/2016 7:51:57 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 23:11
Stevens Pass US2
5/13/2016 7:51:57 AM

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.

Weather:


Blewett Pass - 5/13/2016 7:41:17 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 23:11
Blewett Pass US97
5/13/2016 7:41:17 AM

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.

Weather:


Snoqualmie Pass - 5/13/2016 8:01:42 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 23:11
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
5/13/2016 8:01:42 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Scheduled rock blasting-related closure: Monday, May 16 through Thursday, May 19 from 7:30 p.m. to approximately 8:30 p.m. Traffic will be stopped eastbound at milepost 56 near Gold Creek and westbound at milepost 62 near Cabin Creek. During blasting closures there are no services eastbound past exit 53 near the Summit of Snoqualmie Pass or westbound past exit 70 near Easton.

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San Francisco hotels build beehives for honey, awareness

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 23:11

In this photo taken Monday, April 18, 2016, beekeeper Spencer Marshall checks a number of hives on a garden deck outside the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco. At least seven San Francisco hotels have built rooftop beehives that produce honey for food, cocktails and spa products. Convention and tourist hotels from Union Square to Fisherman's Wharf say they're doing their small part to combat worldwide honeybee colony collapse. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — At the Clift Hotel in San Francisco, there are more than 370 rooms inside and 100,000 bees buzzing above in rooftop hives outside.


UK man jailed for IS-inspired plot to attack US troops

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 23:10

LONDON (AP) — A British delivery driver has been sentenced to at least 12 years in prison for a jihadi-inspired plot to attack American military personnel in England. A judge said Junead Khan was a “committed supporter” of the Islamic State group and planned to kill air force personnel using a knife. The 25-year-old’s work […]
Categories: Sports Center

UK man jailed for IS-inspired plot to attack US troops

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 23:10

LONDON (AP) — A British delivery driver has been sentenced to at least 12 years in prison for a jihadi-inspired plot to attack American military personnel in England. A judge said Junead Khan was a “committed supporter” of the Islamic State group and planned to kill air force personnel using a knife. The 25-year-old’s work […]
Categories: Sports Center

UK man jailed for IS-inspired plot to attack US troops

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 23:10

LONDON (AP) — A British delivery driver has been sentenced to at least 12 years in prison for a jihadi-inspired plot to attack American military personnel in England. A judge said Junead Khan was a “committed supporter” of the Islamic State group and planned to kill air force personnel using a knife. The 25-year-old’s work […]

Subaru tells some Legacy, Outback owners: Don't drive them

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 23:10

 Don't drive themSubaru is telling owners of some newer Legacy and Outback vehicles not to drive them because the steering can fail.


Snake River spring chinook catch limit increased from one to two daily

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 23:08

A lower than expected catch rate and a boost in the harvest allotment has allowed state Fish and Wildlife to now boost the catch limit of adult hatchery spring chinook to two daily along the Snake River. According to state fishery managers a lower than normal catch rate have produced a current harvest estimate for […]
Categories: Sports Center

Snake River spring chinook catch limit increased from one to two daily

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 23:08

A lower than expected catch rate and a boost in the harvest allotment has allowed state Fish and Wildlife to now boost the catch limit of adult hatchery spring chinook to two daily along the Snake River. According to state fishery managers a lower than normal catch rate have produced a current harvest estimate for […]
Categories: Sports Center

Snake River spring chinook catch limit increased from one to two daily

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 23:08

A lower than expected catch rate and a boost in the harvest allotment has allowed state Fish and Wildlife to now boost the catch limit of adult hatchery spring chinook to two daily along the Snake River. According to state fishery managers a lower than normal catch rate have produced a current harvest estimate for […]

Italian woman, 116, seen as last living person born in 1800s

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 23:05

VERBANIA, Italy (AP) — Surrounded by relatives and neighbors, Italy’s Emma Morano greeted with a smile the news that she, at 116, is now the oldest person in the world. Not only that, but Morano is believed to be the last surviving person in the world born in the 1800s, with a birthdate of Nov. […]
Categories: Sports Center

Italian woman, 116, seen as last living person born in 1800s

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 23:05

VERBANIA, Italy (AP) — Surrounded by relatives and neighbors, Italy’s Emma Morano greeted with a smile the news that she, at 116, is now the oldest person in the world. Not only that, but Morano is believed to be the last surviving person in the world born in the 1800s, with a birthdate of Nov. […]
Categories: Sports Center

Italian woman, 116, seen as last living person born in 1800s

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 23:05

VERBANIA, Italy (AP) — Surrounded by relatives and neighbors, Italy’s Emma Morano greeted with a smile the news that she, at 116, is now the oldest person in the world. Not only that, but Morano is believed to be the last surviving person in the world born in the 1800s, with a birthdate of Nov. […]

UN elects Norway’s Solheim to head UN environment agency

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 23:04

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. General Assembly has elected Norway’s former environment minister Erik Solheim to head the U.N. environment agency. Assembly President Mogens Lykketoft banged his gavel Friday, signifying the 193-member world body’s approval by consensus of Solheim’s nomination for a four-year term starting June 15 to lead the agency known as UNEP. […]
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