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After Toledo water scare, states ask EPA for help

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 20:01
Algae that turned Lake Erie green and produced toxins that fouled the tap water for 400,000 people in the Toledo area are becoming a big headache for those who keep drinking water safe even far beyond the Great Lakes.

Noel Hinners, former NASA scientist, dies at 78

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 20:01
Noel Hinners, a former chief scientist for NASA who helped plan the scientific exploration of the moon for the Apollo program and later oversaw projects such as the Mars Surveyor Program, has died.

Thyroid, kidney cancers up in kids but still rare

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 20:01
Children's kidney and thyroid cancers have increased in recent years, and though the diseases are rare, experts wonder if the rising rates could be related to obesity.

Monkey study: Ebola vaccine works, needs booster

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 20:01
New monkey studies show that one shot of an experimental Ebola vaccine can trigger fast protection, but the effect waned unless the animals got a booster shot made a different way.

Joan Rivers remembered at star-studded funeral

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 20:01
Howard Stern delivered the eulogy, Broadway singer-actress Audra McDonald sang "Smile" and bagpipers played "New York, New York" at Joan Rivers' funeral Sunday, a star-studded send-off that -- like the late comedian herself -- brought together the worlds of Hollywood, theater, fashion and media.

Study: California blue whales recover from whaling

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 20:01
A new analysis suggests there are as many blue whales living off the coast of California as there were before humans started hunting them to near extinction 110 years ago.

Excellent Sheep? Author says higher education system is broken

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 20:00
A new book questioning whether an education at one of the country's elite colleges prepares students to find true meaning in their lives is getting a lot of buzz in education circles this fall.

RBS starts share sale of US arm

BBC World News - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 19:59
The Royal Bank of Scotland has launched the public share sale of part of its US subsidiary, Citizens Bank.
Categories: BBC World News

Ashya lands in Prague for treatment

BBC World News - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 19:57
Brain tumour patient Ashya King arrives in the Czech Republic ahead of planned proton beam treatment.
Categories: BBC World News

Want a lighthouse? Feds giving them away

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 19:49

Government selling or giving away unneeded structures as museums, homes and businesses.

       

AP Exclusive: Police short on Hispanic officers

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 19:46
The killing of an unarmed black 18-year-old by an officer in a nearly all-white police department in suburban St. Louis refocused the country on the racial balance between police forces and the communities they protect.

White Pass - 9/8/2014 4:06:17 AM

White Pass Report - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 19:44
White Pass US12
9/8/2014 4:06:17 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:


Satus Pass - 9/8/2014 4:15:26 AM

Satus Pass Report - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 19:44
Satus Pass US97
9/8/2014 4:15:26 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:


Stevens Pass - 9/8/2014 4:09:59 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 19:44
Stevens Pass US2
9/8/2014 4:09:59 AM

Temperature: Not Available

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

Restrictions Westbound:
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Conditions:
Construction is occurring at multiple locations on the pass and delays are possible during working hours.

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Blewett Pass - 9/8/2014 4:03:33 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 19:44
Blewett Pass US97
9/8/2014 4:03:33 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 - 9/8/2014 4:17:14 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 19:44
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
9/8/2014 4:17:14 AM

Temperature: Not Available

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

Restrictions Westbound:
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Conditions:
Snoqualmie Pass rock blasting is scheduled Monday, September 8 through Thursday, September 11 starting at 7 p.m. for one hour or more each night. 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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Day in pictures: 8 September 2014

BBC World News - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 19:42
A selection of news photos from around the world
Categories: BBC World News

Former presidents Bush, Clinton talk about old times

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 19:38

A couple of former presidents discuss family while touting a new scholarship program.

       

Redmayne admits fear of Hawking role

BBC World News - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 19:38
Eddie Redmayne, who plays Professor Stephen Hawking in a new movie, has admitted the pressure of playing the physicist filled him with fear at its premiere at the Toronto Film Festival.
Categories: BBC World News

9th Circuit court gets 3 cases on same-sex marriage

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 19:36

The cases being heard were filed in Hawaii, Idaho and Nevada.