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Class 4A, 3A and 2A state volleyball rankings -- Week 4

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:31
It's a big upcoming weekend of prep volleyball, so you just might see a fair amount of movement in the state rankings next Monday.

Flat roofs no longer required on L.A. skyscrapers as city repeals rule

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:26
By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Los Angeles has scrapped a 1950s rule requiring its skyscrapers to have flat roofs and helipads, giving architects a freer hand to shape the skyline of America's second-largest city. The city of Los Angeles has ordered that all high-rise buildings have a flat roof and helipads since 1958. It has been the only major U.S. city with such an ordinance, which was intended to accommodate fire-fighting and life-saving equipment. ...

Fence-jumper ran through much of main floor of White House

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:25

The White House is seen through layers of fencing, including the new temporary one which appeared yesterday, creating a wider bufferBy David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The man who breached security at the White House this month raced through several rooms on the main floor, penetrating farther into the building than previously disclosed, a Republican congressman said on Monday. Representative Jason Chaffetz, who chairs a House subcommittee on national security oversight, told CNN an alarm box near the front entrance had been muted, leaving interior personnel unaware of the intrusion before the suspect burst through the open front door. ...


F.C.C. Appears Poised to Loosen Sports Blackout Rule, Despite Protests by the N.F.L.

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:24
If the commission, which is expected to vote on the rule on Tuesday, strikes it down, cable and satellite providers could show games even if they are not sold out.






St. Louis challenge to gay marriage ban in court

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:20

 David Gray and Tod Martin; Miranda Duschack and Mimo Davis, and Terry Garrett and Bruce Yampolsky celebrate after St. Louis Recorder of Deeds announced she had officialy recorded their marriages at St. Louis City Hall. Garrett and Yampolsky watched during a hearing Monday, Sept. 29, 2014 in St. Louis as an assistant Missouri attorney general argued that state law, backed by a vote of the people, makes it clear that marriage is defined as between a man and a woman. (AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch, David Carson, File)ST. LOUIS (AP) — An assistant Missouri attorney general argued Monday in a St. Louis courtroom that state law, backed by a vote of the people, makes it clear that marriage is defined as between a man and a woman.


Violent assault ruled out in death of Utah family

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:18

A police vehicle sits outside of 954 East 900 South in Springville Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, where a family of five was found dead the night before. (AP Photo/The Deseret News, Laura Seitz)SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Five family members found dead in a bedroom at their Utah home over the weekend weren't shot or stabbed, but their causes of death could remain a mystery for weeks, police said Monday.


Trial Opens in Atlanta School Cheating Scandal

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:16
Prosecutors alleged that teachers and administrators had engaged in a “widespread, cleverly disguised” conspiracy to cheat on standardized test scores.






Why the loss of Zach Miller hurts more than the stats suggest

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:16
RENTON — To appreciate the value of tight end Zach Miller is often to appreciate subtlety.
Categories: Sports Center

IsnotÚ Journal: As Catholic Church Seeks Proof, Venezuela Sees a Saint

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:12
The Roman Catholic Church is seeking evidence of miracles linked to Dr. José Gregorio Hernández, who died in 1919.

White Pass - 9/29/2014 4:26:16 PM

White Pass Report - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:09
White Pass US12
9/29/2014 4:26:16 PM

Temperature: Not Available

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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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Satus Pass - 9/29/2014 4:37:43 PM

Satus Pass Report - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:09
Satus Pass US97
9/29/2014 4:37:43 PM

Temperature: Not Available

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Stevens Pass - 9/29/2014 4:24:57 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:09
Stevens Pass US2
9/29/2014 4:24:57 PM

Temperature: Not Available

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Blewett Pass - 9/29/2014 4:27:37 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:09
Blewett Pass US97
9/29/2014 4:27:37 PM

Temperature: Not Available

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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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Snoqualmie Pass - 9/29/2014 4:30:17 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:09
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
9/29/2014 4:30:17 PM

Temperature: Not Available

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Rock blasting scheduled Monday through 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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Intruder 'ran through' White House

BBC World News - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:07
A man arrested for breaking into the White House earlier this month gained access to more of the building than previously believed, US media report.
Categories: BBC World News

Los Angeles won't require skyscraper helipads

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:06

Skyscrapers line the downtown Los Angeles on Monday, Sept. 29, 2014. New skyscrapers will no longer be required to have rooftop helicopter landing pads under a change in city rules allowing alternative safety measures that will enable architects to design buildings with something other than the flat tops mandated since the 1950s. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)LOS ANGELES (AP) — New skyscrapers will no longer be required to have rooftop helicopter landing pads under a change in city rules allowing alternative safety measures that will enable architects to design buildings with something other than the flat tops mandated since the 1950s.


In pictures: India's dying printing tradition

BBC World News - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:05
India's declining printing tradition kept alive in Calcutta
Categories: BBC World News

Boeing to shift most defense work out of Washington state

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:04
By Andrea Shalal and Alwyn Scott WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Boeing Co on Monday said it would move the majority of its defense services and support work out of Washington state to other U.S. cities, affecting the jobs of about 2,000 of its 5,200 defense employees in the Puget Sound region. The changes, first reported by Reuters earlier Monday, are part of ongoing efforts by Boeing to streamline its ...

The latest edition of Felix Facts from the Mariners

Seattle Mariners - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 08:01
With most BBWAA voters voting today (some did it yesterday) on their selected postseason awards, the Mariners issued another email of Felix Facts to the media. Here's some of  the highlights
Categories: Sports Center

Third video of UK hostage released

BBC World News - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 07:58
A third video has appeared featuring British hostage John Cantlie who is being held by Islamic State militants.
Categories: BBC World News