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Video: Chris Petersen on Cyler Miles, Trevor Walker and Colorado

WA Huskies - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 04:31
Plenty of news from Thursday's interview with Chris Petersen.
Categories: Sports Center

Judge: Trial needed to solve 'Blurred Lines' case

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 04:28

FILE - This Aug. 1, 2013 file photo shows R&B singer-songwriter Robin Thicke in New York. A federal judge ruled Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, that a trial will be needed to determine whether the 2012 hit song "Blurred Lines" by Pharrell and Thicke improperly copied elements of Marvin Gaye's music. The singers and Gaye's children have pursued dueling lawsuits over "Blurred Lines" since August 2013. (Photo by Victoria Will/Invision/AP, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — A jury should decide a claim by the children of Marvin Gaye that the 2012 hit song "Blurred Lines" improperly copied elements of their father's music, a federal judge ruled Thursday.


Ebola aid ship docks in Sierra Leone

BBC World News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 04:25
UK ship RFA Argus, which is carrying medical supplies, equipment and vehicles, arrives in Sierra Leone to help deal with the Ebola outbreak.
Categories: BBC World News

Same-party races challenge California incumbents

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 04:21

FILE- In this May 2, 2013 file photo, U.S. Rep. Mike Honda speaks during the City of Fremont Legislative Brunch at Tesla motors in Fremont, Calif. Honda and Tom McClintock have never apologized for their strong partisan leanings and are not about to start now. Honda, one of Congress' most liberal lawmakers, and McClintock, one of its most conservative, face challengers from within their own party in next Tuesday's midterm elections. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, file)WASHINGTON (AP) — California congressmen Mike Honda and Tom McClintock have never apologized for their strong partisan leanings and are not about to start now.


Thomas Menino, Boston's longest-serving mayor, dies at 71: spokesman

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 04:20

Boston's Mayor Thomas MeninoBy Scott Malone BOSTON (Reuters) - Thomas Menino, the longest-serving mayor in Boston history who led the city after the 2013 marathon bombing, died on Thursday at age 71 from cancer, his family said in a statement. Menino, a Democrat, ran New England's largest city for two decades before he stepped down in early 2014 at the end of his fifth term, saying he could no longer keep up the intense schedule. Months after ending his final term, Menino disclosed he had been diagnosed with cancer. Last week, he said he would halt cancer treatments to spend more time with his family. ...


Two shot, dozens arrested in San Francisco following Giants win

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 04:17

Police officers disperse a crowd in the Mission District, in San FranciscoBy Rory Carroll SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Two people were shot, one was stabbed and around 40 were arrested as celebrations in San Francisco for the Giants victory in the World Series turned violent overnight, police said on Thursday. A number of police officers were struck by bottles while responding to the mayhem and three were taken to local hospitals, one with severe lacerations to his hand, Sergeant Monica Macdonald of the San Francisco Police Department said. ...


Five Questions, Five Answers: Oakland Raiders

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 04:16
 We're back with another edition of Five Questions. Five Answers, this week focusing on Seattle's opponent Sunday, the Oakland Raiders.
Categories: Sports Center

Trailblazers: Tim Cook Is Important Because Firsts Are Important

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 04:12
The Apple chief executive’s public announcement that he is gay could have a cascading effect on the culture at other companies.

Calpers welcomes Stockton bankruptcy ruling, says it 'protects pension promises'

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 04:09
(Reuters) - The California Public Employees' Retirement System (Calpers) welcomed a ruling by a federal judge on Thursday allowing Stockton to exit bankruptcy in a plan that will not see pensions cut. U.S. Federal Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Klein gave Stockton, California, the green light to exit bankruptcy after more than two years of proceedings. His approval of the city's bankruptcy plan means that employee pensions administered by Calpers would not have to take a haircut. ...

Judge in Stockton, Calif., bankruptcy says Franklin should only get $4 million

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 04:09
(Reuters) - The judge in the Stockton, California, bankruptcy ruled on Thursday that creditor Franklin Templeton will get just over $4 million from an original debt of $36 million. U.S. Federal Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Klein ruled on Franklin as he gave Stockton the green light to exit bankruptcy after more than two years in bankruptcy protection. Klein said he was not persuaded by Franklin's arguments that it should be paid between $6.12 million to $17.34 million under the city's bankruptcy exit plan. ...

American detained in North Korea gets job back with Ohio city

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 04:08

Jeffrey Fowle, who was detained for more than seven months in North Korea, is greeted by his family after arriving at Wright Patterson Air Force BaseBy Kim Palmer CLEVELAND (Reuters) - An Ohio man detained in North Korea for nearly half a year got his job back with a city agency, but on condition he not travel again to a country where he could be easily detained, his attorney said on Thursday. Jeffrey Fowle, 56, was released from his position at the city of Moraine's streets department last month because of his prolonged detention. He reached a deal with the southwestern Ohio city to return to his post, according to an agreement on Monday with the city supplied to Reuters by his attorney, Timothy Tepe. ...


Illinois releases prisoner, bringing wrongful conviction full circle

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 04:01
By Fiona Ortiz CHICAGO (Reuters) - A celebrated Illinois wrongful conviction case went full circle on Thursday when authorities freed a man sentenced for a 1982 double murder and said they believe another man exonerated 15 years ago is probably the murderer after all. Prisoner Alstory Simon, who in 1999 confessed to shooting and killing teenagers Marilyn Green and Jerry Hillard on Chicago's South Side, was released from the Jacksonville Correctional Center in Central Illinois. ...

Takata, Supplier of Defective Airbags, Ordered to Submit Records

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 04:00
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration also told Takata, whose airbags have been recalled in over 14 million cars, that it must answer questions under oath.






White Pass - 10/30/2014 12:12:39 PM

White Pass Report - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 03:59
White Pass US12
10/30/2014 12:12:39 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

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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 - 10/30/2014 12:03:17 PM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 03:59
Satus Pass US97
10/30/2014 12:03:17 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
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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 - 10/30/2014 12:19:42 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 03:59
Stevens Pass US2
10/30/2014 12:19:42 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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Pass is open. Should adverse weather or impacts to travel occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

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Blewett Pass - 10/30/2014 12:13:59 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 03:59
Blewett Pass US97
10/30/2014 12:13:59 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
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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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Snoqualmie Pass - 10/30/2014 12:13:38 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 03:59
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
10/30/2014 12:13:38 PM

Temperature: Not Available

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I-90 Snoqualmie Pass milepost 56 to 61: Drivers should prepare for potential delays due to single-lane closures both directions Thursday and Friday night, Oct. 30 and 31 and Monday through Friday nights, Nov. 3 through Nov. 7. Additionally, daytime lane closures will be encountered on Tuesday and Wednesday, Nov. 4 and 5. Occasional rolling slowdowns both directions, may be encountered Thursday and Friday, Oct. 30 and 31 and Monday through Friday, Nov. 3 through Nov. 7, during daytime hours.

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Arizona school board votes to remove pages from biology textbook

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 03:56
By Daniel Wallis (Reuters) - An Arizona school board has voted to remove information about contraception methods from a biology textbook after a conservative majority decided it fell afoul of a state law that says materials should give a preference to childbirth or adoption over abortion. The members of the Gilbert Public Schools board, which covers at least 38 schools and 39,000 students mostly in Chandler and Mesa, voted 3-2 on Tuesday night to excise two pages from "Campbell Biology: Concepts and Connections. ...

Prosecutor: Grand jury tweet in Brown case hacked

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 10/31/2014 - 03:55
A tweet earlier this month suggesting insider information on the grand jury investigating the Ferguson police officer who shot Michael Brown was the result of someone hacking a woman's Twitter account, St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch said Thursday.