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Pepsi to launch soda sweetened with stevia

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 02:00
Coke and Pepsi are squaring off again, this time with natural sweeteners.

Official: 5 kids had contact with Ebola patient

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 01:57
DALLAS (AP) — Authorities say five students who had contact with a man diagnosed with Ebola in Dallas are being monitored but are showing no symptoms of the disease.

No charges yet in shooting death of suburban Los Angeles mayor

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 01:53

A police officer and residents are seen at the condo where mayor of Bell Gardens, California Daniel Crespo was shot, in Bell Gardens, CaliforniaLOS ANGELES (Reuters) - No charges have been filed so far in the shooting death of the mayor of the small Los Angeles suburb of Bell Gardens, a day after his wife shot him during a heated argument, authorities said on Wednesday. Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo, 45, and his wife, Levette, 43, were arguing on Tuesday afternoon at their home in the city when their 19-year-old son, Daniel Crespo Jr, intervened, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department officials said. Father and son got into a physical fight and Levette Crespo got a gun and shot her husband multiple times, officials said. ...


Sister: US Ebola patient said he was from Liberia, but sent home

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 01:53

 US Ebola patient said he was from Liberia, but sent homeFederal health officials on Tuesday confirmed the first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S., a patient who recently traveled from Liberia to Dallas and a sign of the far-reaching impact of the out-of-control epidemic in West Africa.


High court weighs same-sex marriage cases

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 01:51
Same-sex couples in 11 more states would win the right to marry, but the issue would remain unsettled nationwide if the Supreme Court were to surprise everyone and decline to take up gay marriage right now.

Big foot: The combined power of two ports | Jon Talton

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 01:50
On Tuesday, something remarkable happened. Commissioners of the Port of Seattle and the Port of Tacoma met together in a public session. The governing bodies of these two highly competitive ports have been gathering in closed meetings lately to discuss how to work together, as opposed to the toxic c

New Afghan leader reopens bank case

BBC World News - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 01:48
Afghanistan's new President, Ashraf Ghani, says he is resuming the investigation into a banking fraud, said to be one of the largest in the world.
Categories: BBC World News

Pennsylvania infant hit by bullet will be blind

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 01:43
CLUNE, Pa. (AP) — The family of a 6-day-old Pennsylvania boy who was wounded by a hunter's stray bullet said the infant is expected to survive, but will be blind.

UN says Syria vaccine deaths was an NGO 'mistake'

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 01:42
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A spokesman for the U.N. secretary-general says the recent deaths of Syrian children after receiving measles vaccinations was the result of a "mistake" by a non-governmental partner who mixed in a muscle relaxant meant for anesthesia.

The Hong Kong protests as seen by folks with Seattle connections

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 01:41
On Tuesday we asked readers to share their reports about the pro-democracy protests happening in Hong Kong. Here are the first of those reports. As we get more, we'll add them to the top of this story. If you have a story to share, send an email to breakingnews@seattletimes.com.

Texting driver leads Snohomish County deputies on chase

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 01:39
A man led Snohomish County sheriff's deputies on a chase from Lynnwood to Everett Wednesday morning after he was spotted texting while driving.

State withholds chunk of money from Seattle special-ed program

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 01:37
The state is withholding $3 million in federal funds from Seattle Public Schools’ long troubled special-education department.

Pennsylvania bans hunting in manhunt search area

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 01:35

Pennsylvania bans hunting in manhunt search areaHunting and trapping is prohibited until further notice on all public and private lands in the search area for trooper killing suspect Eric Frein.


Experts question two-day delay in admitting Texas Ebola patient

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 01:32
By Julie Steenhuysen and Sharon Begley CHICAGO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - The first patient to be diagnosed with Ebola in a U.S. hospital was evaluated initially and turned away, a critical missed opportunity that could result in others being exposed to the deadly virus, infectious disease experts said. On the patient's first visit to Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas last Friday, he walked into the hospital presenting “non-specific symptoms” and was sent home with a prescription for antibiotics, Dr. ...

Some children had contact with U.S. Ebola patient: Texas governor

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 01:31
DALLAS (Reuters) - Some school-age children have come in contact with the first patient diagnosed with the deadly Ebola virus in the United States, Texas Governor Rick Perry said on Wednesday. Perry said at a news conference that he was confident the virus would be contained, a day after U.S. health officials said a man who recently traveled from Liberia to Texas had been diagnosed with Ebola in Dallas. A Texas health official said the chance of Ebola spreading in the state was "very small." (Reporting by Jon Herskovitz; Editing by Jim Loney and Eric Beech)

White Pass - 10/1/2014 9:56:01 AM

White Pass Report - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 01:28
White Pass US12
10/1/2014 9:56:01 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 - 10/1/2014 9:46:13 AM

Satus Pass Report - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 01:28
Satus Pass US97
10/1/2014 9:46:13 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 - 10/1/2014 9:57:14 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 01:28
Stevens Pass US2
10/1/2014 9:57:14 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.

Weather:


Blewett Pass - 10/1/2014 9:47:21 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 01:28
Blewett Pass US97
10/1/2014 9:47:21 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.

Weather:


Snoqualmie Pass - 10/1/2014 9:45:29 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Thu, 10/02/2014 - 01:28
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
10/1/2014 9:45:29 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
Refer to conditions and weather column for current restriction information

Restrictions Westbound:
Refer to conditions and weather column for current restriction information

Conditions:
Rock blasting scheduled Wednesday and Thursday, starting at 6 p.m. and lasting one or more hours. 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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