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Snoqualmie Pass - 5/12/2016 11:41:21 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 03:02
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
5/12/2016 11:41:21 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Rock blasting closure scheduled Thursday May 12 at 7 p.m., lasting one hour or more. During blasting closures eastbound traffic will stopped at Gold Creek milepost 56, and westbound traffic will be stopped at milepost 63, Cabin Creek. No services are available past exit 53 eastbound and exit 70 westbound during blasting closures.

Weather:


Woman accused of Atlanta area road crime spree denied bond

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 03:00
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia judge has denied bond for a Texas woman accused of killing a pedestrian in a hit-and-run collision in the Atlanta suburbs, then carjacking two drivers as she fled 25 miles into the heart of Atlanta.

Former treasurer stole $190K from Delaware fire company, police say

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 02:57

Former treasurer stole $190K from Delaware fire company, police sayA Delaware man has been charged with stealing more the $190,000 from a volunteer fire company.


Federal agencies won’t hold up money amid NC LGBT law fight

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 02:56

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says federal agencies won’t withhold money for North Carolina while a legal fight plays out over the state’s law on gay, lesbian and transgender rights. White House spokesman Josh Earnest says an administration review is now on hold about whether the law could force federal agencies to freeze money […]
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Federal agencies won’t hold up money amid NC LGBT law fight

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 02:56

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says federal agencies won’t withhold money for North Carolina while a legal fight plays out over the state’s law on gay, lesbian and transgender rights. White House spokesman Josh Earnest says an administration review is now on hold about whether the law could force federal agencies to freeze money […]
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Federal agencies won’t hold up money amid NC LGBT law fight

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 02:56

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says federal agencies won’t withhold money for North Carolina while a legal fight plays out over the state’s law on gay, lesbian and transgender rights. White House spokesman Josh Earnest says an administration review is now on hold about whether the law could force federal agencies to freeze money […]

Hundreds of UW students protest slow progress on race issues

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 02:55

University of Washington students walked out of class Thursday to protest what they see as systemic institutional racism at the university.
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Hundreds of UW students protest slow progress on race issues

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 02:55

University of Washington students walked out of class Thursday to protest what they see as systemic institutional racism at the university.
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Hundreds of UW students protest slow progress on race issues

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 02:55

University of Washington students walked out of class Thursday to protest what they see as systemic institutional racism at the university.

Vegas stunt plane was with 2 other planes before fatal crash

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 02:52
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two men who died in a stunt plane near Las Vegas were performing "air combat" maneuvers with two other planes before crashing near a hilltop, according to a preliminary report.

Massachusetts lawmakers debate transgender rights bill

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 02:52

A gender neutral bathroom is seen at the University of California, IrvineThe Massachusetts' Senate began debating a bill protecting the rights of transgender people on Thursday, a move some see as a rebuke to a North Carolina law requiring people to use bathrooms corresponding to the sex on their birth certificates. The bill, which would make Massachusetts the 18th U.S. state to prohibit discrimination based on gender identity, has strong support in the Democratic-controlled legislature, although Republican Governor Charlie Baker has not said whether he would sign it. The Obama administration and North Carolina are battling in court over the legality of that state's law, passed in March, which the White House contends violates the 1964 Civil Rights Act.


Vermont school apologizes for girls-only dress code assembly

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 02:50

WOODSTOCK, Vt. (AP) — School administrators in Vermont have apologized for holding a girls-only assembly in which female teachers addressed dress code violations. One educator told girls at the April 22 assembly that code violations can distract boys. Woodstock Union Middle School Principal Dana Peterson apologized at a public forum on Wednesday, saying he “misstepped” […]
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Vermont school apologizes for girls-only dress code assembly

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 02:50

WOODSTOCK, Vt. (AP) — School administrators in Vermont have apologized for holding a girls-only assembly in which female teachers addressed dress code violations. One educator told girls at the April 22 assembly that code violations can distract boys. Woodstock Union Middle School Principal Dana Peterson apologized at a public forum on Wednesday, saying he “misstepped” […]
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Vermont school apologizes for girls-only dress code assembly

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 02:50

WOODSTOCK, Vt. (AP) — School administrators in Vermont have apologized for holding a girls-only assembly in which female teachers addressed dress code violations. One educator told girls at the April 22 assembly that code violations can distract boys. Woodstock Union Middle School Principal Dana Peterson apologized at a public forum on Wednesday, saying he “misstepped” […]

Report: Zoo keeper killed by tiger violated safety rules

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 02:48
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A federal report says a Florida zookeeper who was killed by a tiger did not follow established safety procedures.

Senate deal reached on reduced Zika funding measure

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 02:48

WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior Senate Democrat says there’s a deal to advance a $1.1 billion measure to battle the Zika virus. The bill is smaller than President Barack Obama’s $1.9 billion request but is expected to get sweeping support in a vote next week. Sen. Patty Murray, a Washington Democrat, told reporters that she […]
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Senate deal reached on reduced Zika funding measure

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 02:48

WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior Senate Democrat says there’s a deal to advance a $1.1 billion measure to battle the Zika virus. The bill is smaller than President Barack Obama’s $1.9 billion request but is expected to get sweeping support in a vote next week. Sen. Patty Murray, a Washington Democrat, told reporters that she […]
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Senate deal reached on reduced Zika funding measure

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 02:48

WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior Senate Democrat says there’s a deal to advance a $1.1 billion measure to battle the Zika virus. The bill is smaller than President Barack Obama’s $1.9 billion request but is expected to get sweeping support in a vote next week. Sen. Patty Murray, a Washington Democrat, told reporters that she […]

US Army to pay for repatriation of Indian children’s remains

NBA - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 02:47

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The U.S. Army has promised to pay for moving and re-burying the remains of at least 10 Native American children who died more than a century ago at a government-run boarding school in Pennsylvania whose mission was to strip the students from their traditions and replace them with European culture. […]
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US Army to pay for repatriation of Indian children’s remains

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 05/13/2016 - 02:47

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The U.S. Army has promised to pay for moving and re-burying the remains of at least 10 Native American children who died more than a century ago at a government-run boarding school in Pennsylvania whose mission was to strip the students from their traditions and replace them with European culture. […]
Categories: Sports Center