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Huckabee: 'Stop the fight' over Common Core

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 01:39

FILE - This Aug. 9, 2014, file photo shows Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee as he speaks during The Family Leadership Summit, in Ames, Iowa. Conservatives should “stop the fight” over Common Core and instead consider the benefits that the academic standards offer students in struggling schools, Huckabee said. The position puts him at odds with a significant bloc of Republicans. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — Conservatives should "stop the fight" over Common Core and instead consider the benefits that the academic standards offer students in struggling schools, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee said Friday. The position puts him at odds with a significant bloc of Republicans.


PHOTOS: $4.25M Mediterranean Villa in Bella Vista

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 01:34
See this 10,000 square foot home with a lot to offer, both inside and out.

Seattle’s waterfront park to reflect region’s rich tribal heritage

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 01:31
Seattle officials are reaching out to local Indian tribes as they develop ideas for a planned remake of the Seattle waterfront.

Effort to restore grizzlies in North Cascades gets rolling

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 01:30
Nearly 40 years after the grizzly bears were declared threatened, the federal government will start environmental analysis of restoring the species to Washington.

Ebola outbreak revives interest in 'The Hot Zone'

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 01:28
NEW YORK (AP) — The current Ebola outbreak has revived interest in a 1994 book about the deadly virus: Richard Preston's "The Hot Zone."

Yellen: Job market makes Fed hesitant on rate hike

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 01:27

 Job market makes Fed hesitant on rate hikeJACKSON HOLE, Wyoming (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday that the Great Recession complicated the Fed's ability to assess the U.S. job market and made it harder to determine when to adjust interest rates.


Yellen Emphasizes Caution as Fed Considers Raising Rates

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 01:19
At her first keynote speech for the Fed’s annual conference, the chairwoman says she wants to see more evidence of a labor market recovery.






Day in pictures: 22 August 2014

BBC World News - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 01:18
Images from around the world taken over the past 24 hours
Categories: BBC World News

The Virtues of Green Bell Peppers

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 01:15
Other cooks are welcome to banish green peppers from the plates. For me, they will always taste of the languor of long summer days and the occasional comfort of small things.

White Pass - 8/22/2014 9:56:01 AM

White Pass Report - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 01:12
White Pass US12
8/22/2014 9:56:01 AM

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 - 8/22/2014 9:46:13 AM

Satus Pass Report - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 01:12
Satus Pass US97
8/22/2014 9:46:13 AM

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.

Weather:


Stevens Pass - 8/22/2014 9:57:14 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 01:12
Stevens Pass US2
8/22/2014 9:57:14 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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Restrictions Westbound:
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Conditions:
US 2 is open to travel however there is construction occurring at multiple locations on the pass and delays are possible during working hours.

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Blewett Pass - 8/22/2014 9:47:21 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 01:12
Blewett Pass US97
8/22/2014 9:47:21 AM

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 - 8/22/2014 9:45:29 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 01:12
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
8/22/2014 9:45:29 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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Restrictions Westbound:
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Conditions:
Rock blasting completed for the week. 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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Owner crashes into own restaurant in Newark, Delaware

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 01:11

Owner crashes into own restaurant in Newark, DelawareState police say a restaurant owner drove his truck into his own business in Newark, Delaware.


What to Expect from the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards

Yahoo! Music News - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 01:11
Expect a 'gargantuan' Beyoncé performance and more.
Categories: Yahoo! Music News

Oops: County wrongly figured blood-alcohol levels

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 01:08
SOMERSET, Pa. (AP) — People who told police they were not that drunk while driving may have been right in one Pennsylvania county.

Police: Cab driver sexually assaulted female passenger

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 01:06

 Cab driver sexually assaulted female passengerA cab driver has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulted a female passenger.