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Snoqualmie Pass - 7/5/2014 1:01:00 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 16:34
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
7/5/2014 1:01:00 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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Restrictions Westbound:
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Conditions:
Rock blasting scheduled Tuesday, July 8 from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. Extended closures scheduled Wednesday and Thursday from 8 p.m. lasting two or more hours. During rock blasting closures, crews will close I-90 in both directions from Gold Creek (milepost 56) to Price Creek (milepost 61). During blast closures there are no services eastbound past mp 53 at the summit or westbound past mp 70 near Easton. I-90 is closed to bicycles between Hyak (Exit 54) and Stampede Pass interchange (exit 62)

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Most union members have ties to government

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 16:31

FILE - This Sept. 10, 2012, file photo shows thousands of public school teachers rallying outside the Chicago Public Schools district headquarters on the first day of strike action over teachers' contracts in Chicago. A majority of union members today now have ties to a government entity at the federal, state or local levels. The typical union worker now is more likely to be an educator, office worker or food or service industry employee rather than a construction worker, autoworker, electrician or mechanic, with far more women than men among the ranks. Overall, 11.3 percent of U.S. wage and salary workers are unionized, down from a peak of 35 percent during the mid-1950s. (AP Photo/Sitthixay Ditthavong, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — Unions representing government workers are expanding while organized labor has been shedding private sector members over the past half-century.


Second man arraigned in toddler's slaying

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 16:31

Police say the shooter wanted the girl's death to be the last thing her father ever saw.

       

California wildfires tame in north, south

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 16:05

30 a.m. and prompted the mandatory evacuation of 200 homes. Firefighters attacked the 150-acre blaze in the air and on the ground. The fire destroyed two homes and an outbuilding and was 15 percent contained at nightfall, state fire Capt. Kendal Bortisser said. (AP Photo/KNSD-TV)POPE VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters have largely tamed two wildfires at opposite ends of California, with no new growth, destruction or evacuations as the holiday weekend began.


Video shows California officer punching woman

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 16:04

In this July 1, 2014 image made from video provided by motorist David Diaz, a California Highway Patrol officer straddles a woman while punching her in the head on the shoulder of a Los Angeles freeway. The woman had been walking on Interstate 10 west of downtown Los Angeles, endangering herself and people in traffic, and the officer was trying to restrain her, according to a CHP assistant chief. The officer, who has not been identified, has been placed on administrative leave during an investigation. (AP Photo/David Diaz)LOS ANGELES (AP) — The California Highway Patrol has vowed to carry out a thorough investigation after a video emerged of one of its officers repeatedly punching a pinned down woman on the side of a Los Angeles freeway.


Baptist church in Ky. plans first gay wedding

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 16:00

Sparked by couple in congregation, Louisville church to officiate same-sex marriage.

       

Palestinian Youth Was Burned Alive, Official Says

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 15:44
Initial autopsy findings from the body of an East Jerusalem youth who Palestinians believe was kidnapped and killed by far-right Jews showed that he was burned alive, the Palestinian attorney-general is reported as saying.






VIDEO: Australia anger over Harris sentence

BBC World News - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 15:37
There has been anger in Australia over the sentence handed down to Rolf Harris, after he was found guilty of abusing young girls.
Categories: BBC World News

5 most incredible discoveries of the week

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 15:35

There were two intriguing aviation-related discoveries this week.

       

White Pass - 7/5/2014 12:17:57 AM

White Pass Report - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 15:34
White Pass US12
7/5/2014 12:17:57 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
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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Satus Pass - 7/5/2014 12:14:21 AM

Satus Pass Report - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 15:34
Satus Pass US97
7/5/2014 12:14:21 AM

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 - 7/5/2014 12:17:15 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 15:34
Stevens Pass US2
7/5/2014 12:17:15 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
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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Blewett Pass - 7/5/2014 12:03:34 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 15:34
Blewett Pass US97
7/5/2014 12:03:34 AM

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 - 7/5/2014 12:06:18 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 15:34
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
7/5/2014 12:06:18 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
Refer to conditions and weather column for current restriction information

Restrictions Westbound:
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Conditions:
Due to the Fourth of July Holiday, construction related activities through Sunday, July 6. However, due to holiday traffic, drivers may experience delays.

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Jesus Montero and Stefen Romero blast away for Tacoma in 11-7 victory at Fresno

Seattle Mariners - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 15:31
Montero goes 5 for 5 with homer and six RBI
Categories: Sports Center

Michelle Obama fights GOP on school lunch rules

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 15:30

FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2014 file photo first lady Michelle Obama and a young student show off their muscles as they eat healthy snacks during a visit to La Petite Academy in Bowie, Md., to encourage healthy habits at preschool as part of her Let's Move! Child Care program. First ladies typically avoid getting into public scraps, but Obama is in the biggest fight of her tenure as she pushes back against a House Republican effort to soften a key component of the anti-childhood obesity effort at the center of her legacy. And she says she is ready “to fight until the bitter end,” if that is what it takes. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — First ladies typically avoid getting into public scraps, but Michelle Obama has jumped into perhaps her biggest battle yet.


VIDEO: Fireworks mark 4 July in US

BBC World News - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 15:20
The US celebrates its Independence Day with firework displays across the country.
Categories: BBC World News

What's making US economy a world beater? 5 factors

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 15:19

FILE - In this Tuesday, July 1, 2014, file photo, trader Peter Tuchman jokes with a handmade "Dow 17,000" cap as he works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Five full years after a devastating recession officially ended, the economy is finally showing the vigor that Americans have long awaited. In June 2014, employers added 288,000 jobs, reducing the unemployment rate to 6.1 percent, the lowest since September 2008. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — How does the U.S. economy do it?


US policeman seen 'pummelling' woman

BBC World News - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 15:18
The California Highway Patrol says that it is investigating footage that shows a policeman repeatedly punching the head of a prostrate woman.
Categories: BBC World News

4 children die in fast-moving row house fire

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 07/05/2014 - 15:04

The fire in southwestern Philadelphia killed four children and burned through many homes.