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Parents: Mom didn't understand abandoning baby

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:46

This undated photo provided by the Salt Lake County Sheriff shows Alicia Marie Englert, 23, who was arrested Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014 on suspicion of attempted murder. The Utah woman accused of dumping her day-old baby in a neighbor's trash can told police she was afraid to tell her parents about the pregnancy and hoped the newborn's death would solve her problems. The newborn baby girl is expected to be in critical condition for several days. (AP Photo/Salt Lake County Sheriff)KEARNS, Utah (AP) — A newborn girl was fighting for her life a day after Utah police say her mother dumped her in a neighbor's trash can, an act the woman's parents said Wednesday that she didn't fully comprehend.


2 Puget Sound-area schools install bus cameras

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:46
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FBI: Fast robber hits 2 banks in Kent and Auburn

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:46
Police are hoping you recognize this fast-working bank robber after he hit two banks within the same hour on Aug. 18.

Study: Social media users shy away from opinions

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:46
People who use Facebook and Twitter are less likely than others to share their opinions on hot-button issues, even when they are offline, according to a surprising new survey by the Pew Research Center.

U.S. judge signals he may order more Abu Ghraib photos released

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:37

DETAINEE GESTURES TOWARD U.S. SOLDIER THROUGH BARS OF HIS CELL AT ABU GHRAIB PRISON OUTSIDE BAGHDAD.By Joseph Ax NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal judge signaled on Wednesday he may order the U.S. District Judge Alvin Hellerstein in New York ruled the U.S. Department of Defense had failed to show why releasing the photographs would endanger the lives of American soldiers and workers abroad. He also said former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta apparently had not considered each individual photograph before determining in late 2012 that all of them should remain secret.


AP PHOTOS: Storm-roiled waves hit beach towns

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:34

Surf watchers are splashed at the pier in Malibu, Calif., Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. Southern California beachgoers experienced much higher than normal surf, brought by Hurricane Marie spinning off the coast of Mexico. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)SEAL BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Massive waves turned into floodwaters Wednesday along the Southern California shore as Hurricane Marie stirred up the surf from afar.


Dad acquitted in slaying of driver who killed sons

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:27

David Barajas stands between his wife Cindy and his attorney Sam Cammack after a jury acquitted him of murder at the Brazoria County Courthouse on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, Angleton, Texas. Barajas was accused of fatally shooting Jose Banda in December 2012 near Alvin, minutes after Banda hit a truck Barajas and his two sons were pushing after it ran out of gas. Twelve-year-old David Jr. and 11-year-old Caleb were killed. He could have been sentenced to up to life in prison, if he had been convicted. (AP Photo/Patric Schneider)ANGLETON, Texas (AP) — A southeast Texas man says that despite his acquittal Wednesday for the shooting death of the drunken driver who caused a crash that killed his two sons, there are no winners.


White Pass - 8/27/2014 3:57:09 PM

White Pass Report - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:26
White Pass US12
8/27/2014 3:57:09 PM

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.

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Satus Pass - 8/27/2014 3:50:27 PM

Satus Pass Report - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:26
Satus Pass US97
8/27/2014 3:50:27 PM

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.

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Stevens Pass - 8/27/2014 3:47:24 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:26
Stevens Pass US2
8/27/2014 3:47:24 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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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 - 8/27/2014 3:45:37 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:26
Blewett Pass US97
8/27/2014 3:45:37 PM

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.

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Snoqualmie Pass - 8/27/2014 3:56:03 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:26
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
8/27/2014 3:56:03 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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Conditions:
Snoqualmie Pass Rock Blasting scheduled for Wednesday beginning at 7 p.m. and lasting one hour or more. During blasting I-90 will be closed at milepost 56 near Gold Creek to milepost 61 near Price Creek. During closures there are no services eastbound past milepost 53 and westbound past milepost 70.

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Boy hurt in California quake: 'I should be dead'

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:26
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Thirteen-year-old Nicholas Dillon's screams could be heard throughout his pitch black house when the earth shook and the falling bricks hit him. His mother, who later called it the worst night of her life, couldn't get to him.

Southern California sees giant waves

BBC World News - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:23
Waves as high as 20ft (6m) in southern California have damaged waterfront homes, knocked out pier pilings and attracted scores of surfers.
Categories: BBC World News

RV outside family courts offers child support help

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:22

In this photo taken on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, Project Child Support founder Kai Patterson, center, invites Joseph Tobio, right, to discuss his case with an attorney after Tobio had a panic attack leaving Essex County Family Courthouse in Newark, N.J. Project Child Support is a new program that offers low-cost legal advice to parents from a refurbished RV parked outside courthouses in New York and New Jersey. (AP Photo/Rachelle Blidner)NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Forget going to the food truck for lunch. Now you can get free legal advice on collecting child support from a nonprofit on wheels.


Dogs get blues when youngsters go back to school

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:18

This Aug. 19, 2014 photo provided by Jill Williams shows kindergartner Harry Williams, 7, with his dogs Flora and Gandalf on his way to the bus stop on first day of school in Kanab, Utah. For millions of dogs across the country, summer is gone and so are their best buddies. Most dogs object for a while but eventually adjust to the new hours. But millions of others will feel abandoned, panicky, sad and unable to cope as they look for ways to lash out. (AP Photo/Jill Williams)LOS ANGELES (AP) — Young people aren't the only ones who get back-to-school blues. Pooches used to months of constant playtime can get upset when their best buddies disappear with the dog days of summer.


Apple loses bid to block sales of 9 Samsung phones

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:17
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A federal judge has rejected Apple's attempt to block the sale of several older Samsung smartphones that copied features in the iPhone.

What channel are the Huskies on this week?

WA Huskies - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:16
Washington’s season opener at Hawaii at 7:30 p.m. PT Saturday will be televised by CBS Sports Network. In the Seattle area, here’s where you’ll find it:
Categories: Sports Center

Obama crafts legal rationale for immigration steps

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:11

FILE - This Aug. 1, 2014 file photo shows President Barack Obama speaking in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, Friday, Aug. 1, 2014. The president spoke on various topics including the economy, immigration, Ukraine and the Middle East. The White House is crafting a blame-it-on-Congress legal justification to back up President Barack Obama's impending executive actions on immigration. Facing an expect onslaught of opposition, the administration plans to argue that by failing to provide enough resources to fully enforce U.S. laws, lawmakers have ceded wide latitude to White House to prioritize deportations, administration officials and legal experts said. But Republicans, too, are exploring their legal options for stopping Obama from what they’ve deemed an egregious presidential overstep. (AP Photo/Connor Radnovich, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is crafting a blame-it-on-Congress legal justification to back up President Barack Obama's impending executive actions on immigration.


Tank sighting shoots hole in Russian denial

BBC World News - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 07:09
New video suggests Russia could be sending tanks into Ukraine
Categories: BBC World News