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Your week in Seattle music: Mötley Crüe, Chris Isaak and more

Seattle Times Headlines - 6 hours 17 min ago
Also featuring: two Seattle-area summer-music festivals, a golden-voiced country music hitmaker, and an indie-pop band from the MySpace era.

LinkedIn to buy ad tech company Bizo for $175M

Seattle Times Headlines - 6 hours 22 min ago
LinkedIn Corp. is spending $175 million to buy Bizo, a provider of advertising technology and measurement services aimed at professionals.

Senate panel backs McDonald for VA secretary

Yahoo! National News - 6 hours 23 min ago

Veterans Affairs Secretary nominee Robert McDonald of Ohio flanked by Sens. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, left, and Rob Portman, R-Ohio, right, listen during a Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee hearings to examine his nomination to be Secretary of Veterans Affairs on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, July 22, 2014. (AP Photo)WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate Veterans Affairs Committee on Wednesday endorsed former Procter & Gamble CEO Robert McDonald to be the new secretary of Veterans Affairs.


China detains employees of suspect meat seller

Seattle Times Headlines - 6 hours 23 min ago
Five employees of a company accused of selling expired beef and chicken to McDonald's, KFC and other restaurants in China were detained by police Wednesday after an official said illegal activity was an organized effort by the supplier.

UN warns of Israel Gaza 'war crimes'

BBC World News - 6 hours 24 min ago
UN human rights chief Navi Pillay says Israel may have committed war crimes in the Gaza Strip, while also condemning Hamas rocket attacks.
Categories: BBC World News

2 Ukrainian military fighter jets shot down

Seattle Times Headlines - 6 hours 24 min ago
Two Ukrainian military fighter jets have been shot down in the east, according to the country's Defense Ministry.

Germany rejects Russia football ban

BBC World News - 6 hours 29 min ago
Germany's government rejects calls from allies of the chancellor to stop Russia hosting the 2018 football World Cup over its actions in Ukraine.
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: MH17 bodies arrive in Netherlands

BBC World News - 6 hours 30 min ago
Two planes carrying bodies from crashed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 have landed in the Netherlands.
Categories: BBC World News

Raqqa Journal: In a Syrian City, ISIS Puts Its Vision Into Practice

New York Times Headlines - 6 hours 32 min ago
Islamist extremists in control of Raqqa have blended their fundamentalist interpretation of Islam with the practicalities of governance.






Report: No crime committed at immigrant cemetery

Yahoo! National News - 6 hours 33 min ago
FALFURRIAS, Texas (AP) — Texas Rangers say there isn't enough evidence to pursue criminal charges after several unidentified immigrants were found buried in single graves.

Obama declares Washington wildfire emergency

Yahoo! National News - 6 hours 35 min ago

A firefighting plane drops water from Fishtrap Lake on a stubborn fire burning near the lake in Lincoln County, Sunday, July 20, 2014, near Cheney, Wash. The fire started Saturday afternoon and spread to several thousand acres, driven by high winds. (AP Photo/The Spokesman-Review, Jesse Tinsley) COEUR D'ALENE PRESS OUTOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Wetter, cooler weather has helped firefighters make progress in their efforts to get the largest wildfire in Washington state's history under control.


Obama declares Washington wildfire emergency

Washington State News Wire - 6 hours 35 min ago
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Wetter, cooler weather has helped firefighters make progress in their efforts to get the largest wildfire in Washington state's history under control.

White Pass - 7/23/2014 7:48:50 AM

White Pass Report - 6 hours 36 min ago
White Pass US12
7/23/2014 7:48:50 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 - 7/23/2014 7:56:47 AM

Satus Pass Report - 6 hours 36 min ago
Satus Pass US97
7/23/2014 7:56:47 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 - 7/23/2014 7:52:40 AM

Stevens Pass Report - 6 hours 36 min ago
Stevens Pass US2
7/23/2014 7:52:40 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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Restrictions Westbound:
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Conditions:
US2 is closed from Coles Corner at milepost 84.75 to Leavenworth at milepost 99, due to fire activity. SR 207 and the Chumstick hwy are open as a detour to Leavenworth. There are no vehicles allowed over 26,000 lbs. on the Chumstick highway. There is no estimated time of reopening.

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Blewett Pass - 7/23/2014 7:43:02 AM

Blewett Pass Report - 6 hours 36 min ago
Blewett Pass US97
7/23/2014 7:43:02 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 - 7/23/2014 7:51:54 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - 6 hours 36 min ago
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
7/23/2014 7:51:54 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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Restrictions Westbound:
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Conditions:
Rock blasting is scheduled Wednesday and Thursday at 8:00 p.m. lasting one hour or more. During blasting I-90 will be closed from 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. I-90 is closed to bicycles both directions from Hyak Exit 54 to Stampede Pass exit 62.

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Agents get subsidized 'Obamacare' using fake IDs

Yahoo! National News - 6 hours 36 min ago

Sen. Mike Lee, R-UtahWASHINGTON (AP) — Undercover investigators using fake identities were able to secure taxpayer-subsidized health insurance under President Barack Obama's health care law, congressional investigators said Wednesday.


SEC poised to end $1 a share for some money funds

Yahoo! National News - 6 hours 36 min ago

FILE- In this Dec. 17, 2008 file photo, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) headquarters in Washington is shown. Regulators are expected to vote Wednesday July 23, 2014 to end a longtime staple of the investment industry _ the fixed $1 share price for money-market mutual funds _ at least for some money funds used by big investors. (AP Photo/File)WASHINGTON (AP) — Regulators prepared to vote Wednesday to end a longtime staple of the investment industry — the fixed $1 share price for money-market mutual funds — at least for some money funds used by big investors.