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Obama's day: A happy birthday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 14:34

President Obama turns 53 years old Monday.

       

Formerly conjoined twins mark decade since surgery

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 14:32

Clarence and Carl Aguirre, 12, were born joined at the skull and were separated in 2004.

       

Olympia’s Kyle McMorrow wins men’s open singles tennis title at Washington State Open

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 14:31
McMorrow also won the men’s open doubles title. Khristina Blajkevitch of Victoria, B.C., won the women’s open singles title.

Washington woman arrested on murder charges in death of toddler

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 14:30
A Washington state woman was arrested on Sunday on murder charges after her two-year-old daughter was found dead and her teenage daughter badly hurt in an Oregon resort hotel, officials said. Police in Cannon Beach, 80 miles (130 km) west of Portland, arrested 40-year-old Jessica Smith just off a logging road near the resort, police told a media conference. Aggravated murder is the highest murder charge in Oregon and can carry a potential death sentence, authorities said.

Washington woman arrested on murder charges in death of toddler

Washington State News Wire - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 14:30
A Washington state woman was arrested on Sunday on murder charges after her two-year-old daughter was found dead and her teenage daughter badly hurt in an Oregon resort hotel, officials said. Police in Cannon Beach, 80 miles (130 km) west of Portland, arrested 40-year-old Jessica Smith just off a logging road near the resort, police told a media conference. Aggravated murder is the highest ...

South Africa's Zuma rejects call to expel Israeli envoy

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 14:24

Says South Africa is an example of ending a conflict "no one thought we could resolve."

       

In search of affordable housing, the middle class rushes inland

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 14:24
The country’s fastest-growing cities are now those where housing is more affordable than average. Rising rents and the difficulty of securing a mortgage on the coasts have proved a boon to inland cities that offer the middle class a firmer footing and an easier life.

India evacuations over flood fears

BBC World News - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 14:23
Authorities in India evacuate 60,000 people in Bihar amid flash flood fears after a landslide blocks a river in Nepal, officials say.
Categories: BBC World News

Giants outlast Bills 17-13 to open exhibition season

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 14:16
With running back David Wilson out indefinitely, rookie Andre Williams showed glimpses he can provide the New York Giants’ ground game some fresh legs.
Categories: Sports Center

Giants outlast Bills 17-13 to open exhibition season

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 14:16
With running back David Wilson out indefinitely, rookie Andre Williams showed glimpses he can provide the New York Giants’ ground game some fresh legs.

Seattle slaps right-turn ban on busy Dexter-Mercer intersection

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 14:10
Seattle took the quick and unusual step of banning right turns across its popular Dexter Avenue North bike corridor for southbound drivers turning west onto Mercer Street.

White Pass - 8/3/2014 10:57:09 PM

White Pass Report - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 14:09
White Pass US12
8/3/2014 10:57:09 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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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 - 8/3/2014 10:50:27 PM

Satus Pass Report - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 14:09
Satus Pass US97
8/3/2014 10:50:27 PM

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.

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Stevens Pass - 8/3/2014 10:47:24 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 14:09
Stevens Pass US2
8/3/2014 10:47:24 PM

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 - 8/3/2014 10:45:37 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 14:09
Blewett Pass US97
8/3/2014 10:45:37 PM

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.

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Snoqualmie Pass - 8/3/2014 10:56:03 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 14:09
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
8/3/2014 10:56:03 PM

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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Ostrich conman held in South Africa

BBC World News - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 14:02
On-the-run conman, drug dealer and money launderer Martin Evans is arrested in South Africa, the National Crime Agency confirms.
Categories: BBC World News

Man convicted of Guam knife attack

BBC World News - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 13:53
A Guam man has been found guilty of murder after he crashed his car at a tourist spot and stabbed people, killing three and injuring 11 others
Categories: BBC World News

Earthquake Kills Hundreds in Southwest China

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 13:53
Many people were missing and more than 1,800 were injured after an earthquake, with a reported magnitude of 6.5, hit Yunnan Province.






Decade on, separate lives for once-conjoined twins

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 13:50
The boys were separated on Aug. 4, 2004, in an operation that climaxed a then-unusual “staged separation” that took four surgeries over nine months.