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Leicester fans continue to celebrate their improbable title

NBA - Sun, 05/08/2016 - 21:28

LEICESTER, England (AP) — A growing number of broken beer bottles crunched beneath their feet as thousands of Leicester supporters continued singing past midnight on the city’s High Street on Sunday. “Champions of England,” the chant went, “we know what we are.” Few around the world will not know. Singing it perhaps reminds Leicester fans […]
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Leicester fans continue to celebrate their improbable title

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/08/2016 - 21:28

LEICESTER, England (AP) — A growing number of broken beer bottles crunched beneath their feet as thousands of Leicester supporters continued singing past midnight on the city’s High Street on Sunday. “Champions of England,” the chant went, “we know what we are.” Few around the world will not know. Singing it perhaps reminds Leicester fans […]
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Leicester fans continue to celebrate their improbable title

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 05/08/2016 - 21:28

LEICESTER, England (AP) — A growing number of broken beer bottles crunched beneath their feet as thousands of Leicester supporters continued singing past midnight on the city’s High Street on Sunday. “Champions of England,” the chant went, “we know what we are.” Few around the world will not know. Singing it perhaps reminds Leicester fans […]

France’s leads World War II commemorations in Paris

NBA - Sun, 05/08/2016 - 21:24

PARIS (AP) — France’s president on Sunday led low-key commemorations in Paris marking the end of World War II in Europe. Under a baking sun, Francois Hollande began the proceedings by laying a wreath at the statue of Charles de Gaulle, the former president and leader of the French World War II government-in-exile. In his […]
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France’s leads World War II commemorations in Paris

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/08/2016 - 21:24

PARIS (AP) — France’s president on Sunday led low-key commemorations in Paris marking the end of World War II in Europe. Under a baking sun, Francois Hollande began the proceedings by laying a wreath at the statue of Charles de Gaulle, the former president and leader of the French World War II government-in-exile. In his […]
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France’s leads World War II commemorations in Paris

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 05/08/2016 - 21:24

PARIS (AP) — France’s president on Sunday led low-key commemorations in Paris marking the end of World War II in Europe. Under a baking sun, Francois Hollande began the proceedings by laying a wreath at the statue of Charles de Gaulle, the former president and leader of the French World War II government-in-exile. In his […]

Ambush Kills 8 Police Officers in Egypt

New York Times Headlines - Sun, 05/08/2016 - 21:24
The Islamic State claimed responsibility after four assailants opened fire on a minibus carrying plainclothes officers in a district of Cairo.

White Pass - 5/8/2016 5:48:50 AM

White Pass Report - Sun, 05/08/2016 - 21:13
White Pass US12
5/8/2016 5:48:50 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
A traffic light is directing traffic through a single lane near the repaired areas both east and west of the pass. Drivers can expect delays at the signals. Construction has begun and drivers could experience as much as 30 minutes of additional weekday travel time. On nights and weekends, crews will be off the road and delays will be minimal.

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Satus Pass - 5/8/2016 5:56:47 AM

Satus Pass Report - Sun, 05/08/2016 - 21:13
Satus Pass US97
5/8/2016 5:56:47 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available.

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Stevens Pass - 5/8/2016 5:52:40 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Sun, 05/08/2016 - 21:13
Stevens Pass US2
5/8/2016 5:52:40 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available.

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Blewett Pass - 5/8/2016 5:43:02 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Sun, 05/08/2016 - 21:13
Blewett Pass US97
5/8/2016 5:43:02 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available.

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Snoqualmie Pass - 5/8/2016 5:51:54 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sun, 05/08/2016 - 21:13
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
5/8/2016 5:51:54 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Rock blasting closures scheduled Tuesday May 10 through Thursday May 12, beginning at 7 p.m. and lasting for one hour or more. During blasting closures, eastbound traffic will be stopped at Gold Creek, milepost 56, and westbound traffic will be stopped at milepost 62, near Stampede Pass Interchange. No services are available past exit 53 eastbound and exit 70 westbound during blasting closures.

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VIDEO: Canada firefighter breaks down on TV

BBC World News - Sun, 05/08/2016 - 21:10
Firefighters are continuing to tackle a huge wildfire raging in the Canadian province of Alberta which is growing further and could spill into neighbouring Saskatchewan.
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Multiple attacks in, around Baghdad kill at least 12 people

NBA - Sun, 05/08/2016 - 21:09

BAGHDAD (AP) — Officials say multiple attacks in and around Iraq have killed at least 12 people. Police say the deadliest in Sunday’s attacks was in Baghdad’s western suburb of Abu Ghraib when a suicide bomber blew up himself outside a funeral tent for the wife of a local official, killing three policemen and two […]
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Multiple attacks in, around Baghdad kill at least 12 people

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/08/2016 - 21:09

BAGHDAD (AP) — Officials say multiple attacks in and around Iraq have killed at least 12 people. Police say the deadliest in Sunday’s attacks was in Baghdad’s western suburb of Abu Ghraib when a suicide bomber blew up himself outside a funeral tent for the wife of a local official, killing three policemen and two […]
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Multiple attacks in, around Baghdad kill at least 12 people

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 05/08/2016 - 21:09

BAGHDAD (AP) — Officials say multiple attacks in and around Iraq have killed at least 12 people. Police say the deadliest in Sunday’s attacks was in Baghdad’s western suburb of Abu Ghraib when a suicide bomber blew up himself outside a funeral tent for the wife of a local official, killing three policemen and two […]

From York to the San Juans: new crime fiction by Seattle writers

NBA - Sun, 05/08/2016 - 21:00

Adam Woog’s crime fiction picks for May are all by authors in the Seattle area: new books by Candace Robb, Ashley Ream, Mary Daheim, Renee Patrick and Gregg Olsen.
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May 8 TV Picks: ‘The Good Wife’ comes to a close

NBA - Sun, 05/08/2016 - 21:00

Also showing on Sunday, May 8: The kids-with-talent show “Little Big Shots” on NBC, “Fear the Walking Dead” on AMC and “Quantico” on ABC.
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Catch a train to the Met Ball

NBA - Sun, 05/08/2016 - 21:00

The annual Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute Gala brings an assortment of fantasy gowns — many of them complete with dramatic trains.
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The Short List: 4 great moms from literature

NBA - Sun, 05/08/2016 - 21:00

Olive Kitteridge in ‘Olive Kitteridge’ by Elizabeth Strout When it comes to her only son, Olive, the rock-ribbed title character in Strout’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, cannot seem to say the right thing. The more she loves him, the more he edges for the exits. Mothers everywhere will feel Olive’s pain. Anne Lamott in ‘Operating Instructions: […]
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