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Snoqualmie Pass - 5/11/2016 3:39:55 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 18:47
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
5/11/2016 3:39:55 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Pass is open. Rock blasting closures scheduled Wednesday May 11 and Thursday May 12, starting at 7 p.m. and lasting for one hour or more. Eastbound traffic will be stopped at Gold Creek, mp 56, westbound traffic will be stopped at mp 62, near Cabin Creek. No services are available past exit 53 eb and exit 70 wb during blasting closures.

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10. Hold Up - Beyoncé

iTunes Top Ten - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 18:47
Lemonade
Beyoncé

Release Date: April 23, 2016
Total Songs: 13
Genre: Pop
Price: $17.99
Copyright ? 2016 Parkwood Entertainment LLC, under exclusive license to Columbia Records, a Division of Sony Music Entertainment
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Manhunt on for former assistant police chief who didn't show for prison

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 18:46

Former Ala. assistant police chief who pleaded guilty to abusing his position sought by U.S. Marshals.

       

Officer accused of groping handcuffed woman avoids jail time

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 18:46

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A former Daytona Beach police officer won’t face prison time after pleading no contest to charges of groping a handcuffed woman. A judge on Tuesday ordered 23-year-old Larry Leon Jones to serve two years of probation after he agreed a pre-trial agreement with prosecutors. He’s also required to surrender his […]
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Officer accused of groping handcuffed woman avoids jail time

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 18:46

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A former Daytona Beach police officer won’t face prison time after pleading no contest to charges of groping a handcuffed woman. A judge on Tuesday ordered 23-year-old Larry Leon Jones to serve two years of probation after he agreed a pre-trial agreement with prosecutors. He’s also required to surrender his […]
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Officer accused of groping handcuffed woman avoids jail time

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 18:46

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A former Daytona Beach police officer won’t face prison time after pleading no contest to charges of groping a handcuffed woman. A judge on Tuesday ordered 23-year-old Larry Leon Jones to serve two years of probation after he agreed a pre-trial agreement with prosecutors. He’s also required to surrender his […]

Islamic State Bombing of Shiite Area in Baghdad Kills 45

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 18:45
An explosives-laden car bomb ripped through a commercial area in a predominantly Shiite neighborhood of Baghdad on Wednesday, killing at least 45 people and wounding dozens in an attack that was swiftly claimed by the extremist Islamic State group.

Officer accused of groping handcuffed woman avoids jail time

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 18:44
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A former Daytona Beach police officer won't face prison time after pleading no contest to charges of groping a handcuffed woman.

Poll: Age, income factors in staying with single employer

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 18:43

David McQuinn poses for a photo in his office at MiTek, a construction and engineering firm, Tuesday, May 10, 2016, in Chesterfield, Mo. McQuinn, 61, is retiring Tuesday after 30 years with the suburban St. Louis company, a length of time with one employer that is unlikely to be achieved by many younger workers. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)CHICAGO (AP) — A new poll says more than 40 percent of America's baby boomers stayed with their employer for more than 20 years. But it's unlikely that their children or grandchildren will experience the same job tenure.


Queen filmed calling China officials 'rude'

BBC World News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 18:42
The Queen is filmed saying she understood Chinese government officials had been "very rude" during a state visit to the UK last year.
Categories: BBC World News

Raccoon causes power outage for 38,000 in Seattle

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 18:40

A raccoon caused a massive power outage for 38,000 customers in parts of Seattle early Wednesday morning.

       

Canada's fire-hit oil plants to restart

BBC World News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 18:36
Oil sands firms near the Canadian city of Fort McMurray are slowly restarting production after a massive wildfire forced a week-long shut down.
Categories: BBC World News

Four ways U.K.'s looming 'Brexit’ vote is causing global shivers

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 18:30

A vote to leave the European Union may send shock waves though the international economy.

       

India seeks tycoon's extradition, says UK nixes deportation

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 18:28

FILE- In this Feb. 27, 2013 file photo, Indian business tycoon and owner of Kingfisher Airlines Vijay Mallya gets into his car outside the Parliament in New Delhi, India. India will ask Britain to extradite Mallya to face charges of money laundering and bank demands that he pay back more than a billion dollars in loans extended to his now-defunct airline, the finance minister Arun Jaitley said Wednesday. (AP Photo/Saurabh Das, File)NEW DELHI (AP) — India will ask Britain to extradite business tycoon Vijay Mallya to face charges of money laundering and bank demands that he pay back more than a billion dollars in loans extended to his now-defunct airline, the finance minister said Wednesday.


Pakistan ex-PM's hostage son comes home

BBC World News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 18:28
The kidnapped son of Pakistan's ex-Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani returns home, after being rescued by US-Afghan special forces.
Categories: BBC World News

EU regulator blocks takeover of UK mobile phone operator O2

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 18:27

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union’s regulator has blocked the $15 billion takeover of British mobile phone operator O2 by CK Hutchison over concerns the deal would have stifled innovation and led to higher prices for consumers. EU antitrust commissioner, Margrethe Vestager, said Wednesday the takeover would have created “a market leader that would have […]
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EU regulator blocks takeover of UK mobile phone operator O2

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 18:27

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union’s regulator has blocked the $15 billion takeover of British mobile phone operator O2 by CK Hutchison over concerns the deal would have stifled innovation and led to higher prices for consumers. EU antitrust commissioner, Margrethe Vestager, said Wednesday the takeover would have created “a market leader that would have […]
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EU regulator blocks takeover of UK mobile phone operator O2

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 18:27

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union’s regulator has blocked the $15 billion takeover of British mobile phone operator O2 by CK Hutchison over concerns the deal would have stifled innovation and led to higher prices for consumers. EU antitrust commissioner, Margrethe Vestager, said Wednesday the takeover would have created “a market leader that would have […]

Mitsubishi Motors says mileage cheating may be on all models

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 18:27

Mitsubishi Motors Corp. Chairman and CEO Osamu Masuko answers a question during a press conference in Tokyo, Wednesday, May 11, 2016. Mitsubishi Motors, the Japanese automaker under investigation for lying about fuel economy data for some models, said Wednesday such tampering is suspected in all of its vehicles sold in Japan. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)TOKYO (AP) — Mitsubishi Motors Corp., the Japanese automaker under investigation for lying about fuel economy data for some models, said Wednesday such tampering is suspected in all of its vehicles sold in Japan.


Brewer Carlsberg sees revenue slip 3 percent

NBA - Wed, 05/11/2016 - 18:23

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish brewer Carlsberg says its revenue dropped 3 percent in the first quarter partly due to costs associated with shifts in currency values. Sales rose in Eastern Europe and Asia but declined in Western Europe. Total revenue was 13 billion kroner ($1.99 billion), down from 13.5 billion kroner in the same […]
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