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Crews clearing debris following California storms

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 21:40

damage on the property following thunderstorms on SundayMOUNT BALDY, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say it could be several hours before roads are cleared and crews are able to reach about 2,500 people stranded after thunderstorms caused mountain mudslides in Southern California.


Russians stranded as tour firm fails

BBC World News - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 21:40
As many as 27,000 Russian tourists are stranded abroad after a Russian tour firm, Labirint, suspended operations amid financial turmoil.
Categories: BBC World News

Cyclist Pantani's death case reopened

BBC World News - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 21:37
Prosecutors in Italy reopen an inquiry into Marco Pantani's death after the cyclist's family presents what it says is evidence he was murdered.
Categories: BBC World News

Assessing the Damage and Destruction in Gaza

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 21:33
The damage to Gaza’s infrastructure from the current conflict is already more severe than it was in either of the last two Gaza wars.






Toledo mayor: Water ban lifted in northwest Ohio; drinking water for 400K residents is safe

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 21:31
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Toledo mayor: Water ban lifted in northwest Ohio; drinking water for 400K residents is safe.

Destructive wildfires blacken parts of California

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 21:24

the French Fire, Sunday Aug. 3, 2014 in Madera, Calif.BURNEY, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters were focusing on two wildfires near each other in Northern California that have burned through more than 100 square miles of terrain — one of which was menacing a small town and prompted the evacuation of a long-term care hospital.


Police: Family of 5, including 3 children, found shot to death at home in Virginia

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 21:22
CULPEPER, Va. (AP) — Police: Family of 5, including 3 children, found shot to death at home in Virginia.

Germany Blocks Delivery of Military Parts to Russia

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 21:22
Berlin has taken a step beyond European Union sanctions on Moscow by preventing a German defense firm from providing parts for a high-tech training center.






Toledo mayor keeps water advisory in place for now

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 21:13

Collin O'Mara, president and CEO of the National Wildlife Federation, gestures as he talks about algae near the City of Toledo water intake crib, Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, in Lake Erie, about 2.5 miles off the shore of Curtice, Ohio. More tests are needed to ensure that toxins are out of Toledo's water supply, the mayor said Sunday, instructing the 400,000 people in the region to avoid drinking tap water for a second day. Toledo officials issued the warning early Saturday after tests at one treatment plant showed two sample readings for microcystin above the standard for consumption, possibly because of algae on Lake Erie. (AP Photo/Haraz N. Ghanbari)TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A water ban entered its third day in northwest Ohio on Monday as Toledo's mayor extended the advisory, even as the latest tests suggested the city's tap water was probably safe.


White Pass - 8/4/2014 5:56:01 AM

White Pass Report - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 21:11
White Pass US12
8/4/2014 5:56:01 AM

Temperature: Not Available

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

Restrictions Westbound:
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Conditions:
Monday through Friday during daylight hours maintenance work is in progress in several locations west of the summit. Motorists will experience delays of up to 30 minutes.

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Satus Pass - 8/4/2014 5:46:13 AM

Satus Pass Report - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 21:11
Satus Pass US97
8/4/2014 5:46:13 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Mountain Pass weather reports have ended for the season. Should adverse weather or collisions occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

Weather:


Stevens Pass - 8/4/2014 5:57:14 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 21:11
Stevens Pass US2
8/4/2014 5:57:14 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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Restrictions Westbound:
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Conditions:
US 2 is fully opened west of Leavenworth following an earlier closure due to fire activity. Motorists are urged to be aware of fire vehicles and advised speed reductions in the area.

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Blewett Pass - 8/4/2014 5:47:21 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 21:11
Blewett Pass US97
8/4/2014 5:47:21 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Mountain Pass weather reports have ended for the season. Should adverse weather or collisions occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

Weather:


Snoqualmie Pass - 8/4/2014 5:45:29 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 21:11
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
8/4/2014 5:45:29 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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Restrictions Westbound:
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Conditions:
Rock blasting scheduled Monday through Thursday at 7:30 p.m. and lasting one hour or more. During blasting I-90 will be closed milepost 56 near Gold Creek to milepost 61 near Price Creek. During blasting closures there are no services eastbound past milepost 53 and westbound past milepost 70. . I-90 is closed to bicycles between Hyak interchange, Exit 54, and Stampede Pass interchange, Exit 62. John Wayne Pioneer Trail may be used as an alternate route.

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Washington state voters weigh in on primary

Washington State News Wire - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 21:08
OLYMPIA, Wash.  - Ten congressional races and dozens of legislative contests across Washington state will be decided by voters this week, though many of the races don't offer much competition.     In 95 of the 123 legislative races on the ballot, there's no contest. Twenty-two races are unopposed, and in 73 seats, there's only two candidates running, all of whom will automatically advance to the ...

Wire actor stabbed in Washington club

BBC World News - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 21:08
The actor tells investigators he was kicked by someone and felt a sharp pain in his side, according to US reports.
Categories: BBC World News

Boy, 6, drives toy ATV onto NYC parkway

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 21:07
MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. (AP) — A 6-year-old boy is safe after driving his toy ATV onto a New York City highway.

VIDEO: MH17 flowers moved at Schiphol airport

BBC World News - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 21:04
Hundreds of flowers and tributes laid outside Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam in remembrance of the victims of the Malaysian airliner which crashed in Ukraine are being moved to a new location.
Categories: BBC World News

Dad transforms his block into fun spot for kids, adults

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 20:56

Detroit father seeks to give families a place to have safe fun close to home.

       

VIDEO: Attacks in Gaza and Israel despite truce

BBC World News - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 20:38
A limited Israeli "humanitarian" ceasefire is under way in parts of Gaza, but there are reports of attacks on both sides of the border after the ceasefire began.
Categories: BBC World News