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May 13 TV Picks: ‘The Vampire Diaries’ season finale

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:00

Also airing Friday, May 13, 2016: “The Amazing Race” on CBS and “Shark Tank” on ABC.
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SassyBlack says new album is trippy and so are you

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:00

SassyBlack, for years half of the popular Seattle duo THEESatisfaction, is striking out on her own with a debut album, “No More Weak Dates.” She appears at Barboza on Tuesday, May 17.
Categories: Sports Center

Michael Kinsley’s wise and edgy guide to old age

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:00

Michael Kinsley’s “Old Age: a Beginner’s Guide” is a humorous but penetrating look at the issues the baby-boomer generation should consider as it confronts life’s last phase. Kinsley appears Tuesday, May 17, at Town Hall Seattle.
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Beyoncé brings her ‘Lemonade’ stand to CenturyLink Field

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:00

Reviews of Beyoncé’s new album, ‘Lemonade,’ have focused her relationship with husband Jay-Z. But that’s missing the point, writes Seattle Times freelancer Jake Uitti. Beyoncé performs at CenturyLink Field on Wednesday, May 18.
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Plan ahead for these events across the Northwest and B.C.: May 13 edition

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:00

A regional roundup of festivals and celebrations in coming days and months.

May 13 TV Picks: ‘The Vampire Diaries’ season finale

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:00

Also airing Friday, May 13, 2016: “The Amazing Race” on CBS and “Shark Tank” on ABC.

SassyBlack says new album is trippy and so are you

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:00

SassyBlack, for years half of the popular Seattle duo THEESatisfaction, is striking out on her own with a debut album, “No More Weak Dates.” She appears at Barboza on Tuesday, May 17.

Michael Kinsley’s wise and edgy guide to old age

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:00

Michael Kinsley’s “Old Age: a Beginner’s Guide” is a humorous but penetrating look at the issues the baby-boomer generation should consider as it confronts life’s last phase. Kinsley appears Tuesday, May 17, at Town Hall Seattle.

Beyoncé brings her ‘Lemonade’ stand to CenturyLink Field

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 21:00

Reviews of Beyoncé’s new album, ‘Lemonade,’ have focused her relationship with husband Jay-Z. But that’s missing the point, writes Seattle Times freelancer Jake Uitti. Beyoncé performs at CenturyLink Field on Wednesday, May 18.

Solar Impulse 2 lands in Oklahoma

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 20:56

Pilot Bertrand Piccard landed the solar-powered airplane shortly after midnight.

       

Southern conservatives blast Obama transgender order

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 20:49

The federal government issued guidance on use of bathrooms for transgender students.

       

Death penalty divides Supreme Court after Scalia's death

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 20:42

Evenly split in an Alabama case, justices now face issues of disability and confinement

       

Agriculture key to Washington state's economy - FreshPlaza

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 20:26

Agriculture key to Washington state's economy
FreshPlaza
A recently published report by the Washington Policy Center (WPC) details agriculture's value to the Washington state economy. The state is blessed with rich soils, abundant fresh water, low cost hydropower, a favorable climate and hard-working people.

Apple invests $1 billion in Chinese ride-hailing company

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 20:17

A man uses his mobile phone near a Apple store logo in Beijing, China, Friday, May 13, 2016. Apple Inc. has invested $1 billion in Chinese ride-hailing service Didi Chuxing, the main competitor in China for Uber Technologies Ltd. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)BEIJING (AP) — Apple Inc. has invested $1 billion in Chinese ride-hailing service Didi Chuxing, the main competitor in China for Uber Technologies Ltd.


The Lost Gardens of Emily Dickinson

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 20:10
Archaeologists are excavating the grounds of the home where the poet lived in hopes of restoring her botanical treasures.

2 junior high girls cited, suspended for tainting treats

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 20:10
FORD CITY, Pa. (AP) — Two girls who put dishwashing liquid and a piece of dead skin in baked treats for students visiting a western Pennsylvania junior high school have been suspended and cited for disorderly conduct.

White Pass - 5/13/2016 4:47:58 AM

White Pass Report - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 20:10
White Pass US12
5/13/2016 4:47:58 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

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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.

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Satus Pass - 5/13/2016 4:53:26 AM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 20:10
Satus Pass US97
5/13/2016 4:53:26 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
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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 - 5/13/2016 4:56:52 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 20:10
Stevens Pass US2
5/13/2016 4:56:52 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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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 - 5/13/2016 4:42:09 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 20:10
Blewett Pass US97
5/13/2016 4:42:09 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.

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