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Small fire disabled train delays 3 Metro lines

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 20:33
WASHINGTON (AP) — Metro says a train that became disabled while testing tracks after a small track fire is causing delays on three lines in southeast Washington.

European markets shrug off weak Chinese trade data

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 20:32

A man cycles past at an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Monday, May 9, 2016. Asian stocks were mixed Monday after China's trade contracted in April and U.S. job growth came in weaker than expected. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)LONDON (AP) — European stock markets brushed aside soft Chinese trade figures to register big gains Monday as investors think that last week's weaker than anticipated U.S. jobs report means the Federal Reserve is less likely to raise interest rates next month.


Sotheby’s Posts First-Quarter Loss Amid Tumult

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 20:31
The loss comes while risks and reorganization taken by the company’s new executive are being watched closely.

ACLU files suit against Miss. religious-objection law

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 20:28

Same-sex couple calls the law, effective July 1, a 'slap in the face.'

       

VIDEO: 'Robin Hood Army' feeds Pakistan poor

BBC World News - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 20:26
A social initiative calling itself the 'Robin Hood Army' which began in Karachi, has now spread to other cities across Pakistan.
Categories: BBC World News

Lending Club, Leading Online Lender, Says Its Chief Has Resigned

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 20:26
The lender’s chairman and chief executive, Renaud Laplanche, resigned after an internal review showed a violation of the company’s business practices.

White Pass - 5/9/2016 5:20:12 AM

White Pass Report - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 20:25
White Pass US12
5/9/2016 5:20:12 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 - 5/9/2016 5:02:47 AM

Satus Pass Report - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 20:25
Satus Pass US97
5/9/2016 5:02:47 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 - 5/9/2016 5:17:35 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 20:25
Stevens Pass US2
5/9/2016 5:17:35 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 - 5/9/2016 5:20:06 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 20:25
Blewett Pass US97
5/9/2016 5:20:06 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 - 5/9/2016 5:07:25 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 20:25
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
5/9/2016 5:07:25 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 Cabin Creek. No services are available past exit 53 eastbound and exit 70 westbound during blasting closures.

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Lucky 7: Indie bookstores rise for seventh straight year

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 20:20

 Indie bookstores rise for seventh straight yearNEW YORK (AP) — Independent bookselling remains on a roll.


Fugitive baby-killer captured in New Jersey

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 20:19

Arthur Buckel bailed on an appointment to turn himself in, but police captured him Monday.

       

Ryan says he would step down as convention chair if Trump asks

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 20:15

House speaker says if Donald Trump wants him to step down as convention chairman, he will.

       

How An Anti-Trans Measure Could Cost Washington State $4.5 Billion - NewNowNext

Washington State News Wire - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 20:07

How An Anti-Trans Measure Could Cost Washington State $4.5 Billion
NewNowNext
How An Anti-Trans Measure Could Cost Washington State $4.5 Billion. Devastating losses on the horizon for the Evergreen state. by Cody Gohl 7h ago. A new study shows that an anti-trans ballot initiative out of Washington could potentially cost the ...

WADA president: Tax TV rights deals to fund anti-doping

NBA - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 20:05

LONDON (AP) — A tax on TV rights deals and contributions from companies that sponsor drug cheats could help fund the fight against performance-enhancing drugs, the head of the World Anti-Doping Agency said Monday. In an op-ed piece, WADA President Craig Reedie said “we all need to dig deeper” to find more money to finance […]
Categories: Sports Center

WADA president: Tax TV rights deals to fund anti-doping

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 20:05

LONDON (AP) — A tax on TV rights deals and contributions from companies that sponsor drug cheats could help fund the fight against performance-enhancing drugs, the head of the World Anti-Doping Agency said Monday. In an op-ed piece, WADA President Craig Reedie said “we all need to dig deeper” to find more money to finance […]
Categories: Sports Center

WADA president: Tax TV rights deals to fund anti-doping

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 20:05

LONDON (AP) — A tax on TV rights deals and contributions from companies that sponsor drug cheats could help fund the fight against performance-enhancing drugs, the head of the World Anti-Doping Agency said Monday. In an op-ed piece, WADA President Craig Reedie said “we all need to dig deeper” to find more money to finance […]

Borle to play Wonka in ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’

NBA - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 20:04

NEW YORK (AP) — Two-time Tony Award winner Christian Borle has gotten the golden ticket: He’ll star as Willy Wonka in the musical “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” when it comes to Broadway in the spring of 2017. The show, which has songs by “Hairspray” writers Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman, opened in London in […]
Categories: Sports Center

Borle to play Wonka in ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 05/09/2016 - 20:04

NEW YORK (AP) — Two-time Tony Award winner Christian Borle has gotten the golden ticket: He’ll star as Willy Wonka in the musical “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” when it comes to Broadway in the spring of 2017. The show, which has songs by “Hairspray” writers Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman, opened in London in […]
Categories: Sports Center