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Brown slammed over Tesla in California debate

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:31

Gov. Jerry Brown, left, gestures as Republican challenger Neel Kashkari speaks during a gubernatorial debate in Sacramento, Calif., Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. Thursday's debate is likely to be the only one of the general election. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, Pool)SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown's long-shot Republican challenger blasted him for failing to do enough to land a Tesla battery plant Thursday during the only scheduled debate of this year's governor's race, a testy, hourlong exchange that also featured clashes over teacher tenure, the costs of combating climate change and high-speed rail.


No canvas, no leather: a reboot for the sneaker

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:31
If you’ve had your attic insulated in the past 30 years, attended a concert requiring a wristband for re-entry or sent or received a package, you’ve probably used Tyvek. Now designers are fashioning shoes, bags and other accessories from it.

Cougars promise changes on defense for game at Nevada

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:31
WSU coach Mike Leach says he didn’t like the Cougars’ defensive game plan in their season-opening loss to Rutgers in Seattle. Leach and defensive coordinator Mike Breske say things will be different this week.

Thursday's pregame notes: Mariners at Rangers

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:31
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Cougars promise changes on defense for game at Nevada

WA Cougars - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:31
WSU coach Mike Leach says he didn’t like the Cougars’ defensive game plan in their season-opening loss to Rutgers in Seattle. Leach and defensive coordinator Mike Breske say things will be different this week.
Categories: Sports Center

Thursday's pregame notes: Mariners at Rangers

Seattle Mariners - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:31
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Categories: Sports Center

U.S. military charter lands in Iran after mix-up

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:25

Incident caused by a "bureaucratic issue," State Department says.

       

5 things you need to know Friday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:24

The biggest and most buzzworthy news to start your morning.

       

Colombian national pleads guilty in murder case of U.S. agent

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:18

Colombian police officers show to the media the seven men accused of killing U.S. DEA special agent Watson, at a military base in BogotaDrug Enforcement Administration agent has pleaded guilty to taking part in the crime, federal officials said on Thursday. Julio Estiven Gracia Ramirez, 31, admitted aiding and abetting others in the June 2013 killing of DEA Special Agent James "Terry" Watson in Colombia's capital of Bogota as part of a robbery-and-kidnapping ring, the DEA said in a statement. Shortly after Watson, a 13-year DEA veteran, entered Ramirez's cab outside a restaurant, two accomplices of Ramirez jumped in, jolting the agent with an electric stun gun and stabbing him, the DEA said. "Special Agent Watson gave his life in the service of his country, and we will do everything in our power to honor his sacrifice," Attorney General Eric Holder said in a statement.


Kyle Seager doesn’t have answer for success against Texas

Seattle Mariners - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:16
Mariners third baseman also doesn’t want to jinx his good fortune.
Categories: Sports Center

Seahawks 36, Packers 16: Seahawks Trounce the Packers to Begin Their Title Defense

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:15
Fueled by a noisy home crowd and an impressive performance from Percy Harvin, the Seahawks pulled away in the second half for a comfortable victory to open the N.F.L. season.






Time-lapse captures the flight of colorful air balloons

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:12

See the skies of Reno lit up with the floating balloons.

       

White Pass - 9/4/2014 8:23:15 PM

White Pass Report - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:04
White Pass US12
9/4/2014 8:23:15 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 - 9/4/2014 8:35:07 PM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:04
Satus Pass US97
9/4/2014 8:35:07 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 - 9/4/2014 8:27:45 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:04
Stevens Pass US2
9/4/2014 8:27:45 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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Restrictions Westbound:
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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 - 9/4/2014 8:34:35 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:04
Blewett Pass US97
9/4/2014 8:34:35 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 - 9/4/2014 8:38:47 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:04
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
9/4/2014 8:38:47 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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Restrictions Westbound:
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Conditions:
Snoqualmie Pass rock blasting completed for the week. 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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Obamacare plan premiums to decline on average in 16 cities: study

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:04

A woman reads a pamphlet in Spanish at a health insurance enrollment event in Cudahy(Reuters) - Health insurance premiums for low-cost Obamacare plans in 16 U.S. Private insurers began selling new health insurance plans for individuals last year for coverage starting in 2014. Plans for 2015 insurance coverage will be up for sale starting on Nov. 15, 2014 when enrollment opens. The premiums exclude income-based government subsidies.


US vets find 43 socks in sick dog

BBC World News - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 11:59
US veterinary surgeons operating on a sick dog discover the cause of their patient's malaise - 43 and a half socks.
Categories: BBC World News