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Trial will go on without ex-Atlanta school chief

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 23:50
ATLANTA (AP) — A judge has decided that an upcoming trial in Atlanta's school cheating case will go on as scheduled in August without former school superintendent Beverly Hall, who is battling cancer.

White Pass - 7/11/2014 8:16:49 AM

White Pass Report - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 23:49
White Pass US12
7/11/2014 8:16:49 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 - 7/11/2014 8:10:07 AM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 23:49
Satus Pass US97
7/11/2014 8:10:07 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
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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 - 7/11/2014 8:07:04 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 23:49
Stevens Pass US2
7/11/2014 8:07:04 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
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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 - 7/11/2014 8:05:17 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 23:49
Blewett Pass US97
7/11/2014 8:05:17 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 - 7/11/2014 8:15:43 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 23:49
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
7/11/2014 8:15:43 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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Conditions:
Rock blasting is completed for the week. I-90 is closed to bicycles between Hyak (Exit 54) and Stampede Pass Interchange (exit 62.

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Palestinian Death Toll Nears 100 in Gaza, W.H.O. Warns of Health Emergency

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 23:46
Deadly Israeli airstrikes and persistent Palestinian rocket attacks indicate the two sides are set on a course of further escalation.






Garth Brooks announces country music comeback, digital downloads

Yahoo! Music News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 23:46

Garth Brooks waves while on stage at the 49th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas(Reuters) - Country music star Garth Brooks said on Thursday he was coming out of recording retirement and will release new music for the first time in more than a decade. Brooks, who in recent years has been playing concerts in Las Vegas, said at a Nashville news conference he would also make his music available for purchase on his website. The "Friends in Low Places" singer, who has sold more than 130 million albums worldwide, is one of the most successful musicians who does not allow Apple Inc's iTunes music store to sell his songs as downloads.


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Economists lower forecasts for US growth

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 23:42

FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 23, 2012 file photo, a cashier rings up a sale at a Sears store, in Las Vegas. U.S. business economists have sharply cut their growth forecasts for the April-June quarter and 2014, though they remain optimistic that the economy will rebound from a dismal first quarter. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. business economists have sharply cut their growth forecasts for the April-June quarter and 2014, though they remain optimistic that the economy will rebound from a dismal first quarter.


Ghana dismisses World Cup asylum bid

BBC World News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 23:37
Ghana's government says it is "scandalised" after 200 Ghanaian World Cup fans ask for asylum in Brazil, saying they are fleeing religious conflict.
Categories: BBC World News

Kansas senator's longevity gives GOP foe opening

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 23:28
Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts stoked the political brushfire he was hoping to smother during a recent Kansas City-area radio morning show.

Federal judge affirms Detroit's access to casino revenue

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 23:27
(Reuters) - A U.S. District Court judge on Friday ruled that bond insurer Syncora Guarantee Inc cannot block bankrupt Detroit's access to casino tax revenue. Syncora, which insures some of the city's bonds and interest-rate swaps, appealed an Aug. 28, 2013 ruling by U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes that gave Detroit access to about $11 million in monthly tax revenue that the insurance company had tried to block. Judge Bernard Friedman said that Rhodes had correctly decided that the disputed money was part of the bankruptcy estate. Syncora's attorney, James H.M. Sprayregen at law firm Kirkland & Ellis LLP, said an appeal will be filed with the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Man charged in Craigslist knifepoint robbery

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 23:24

Man charged in Craigslist knifepoint robberyPolice arrested a man in connection with a robbery at a Burlington County mall.


Cynk suspended after surging 23,000%

BBC World News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 23:22
The US Securities and Exchanges Commission suspends trading in Cynk Technology after shares in the little-known social networking firm surged 23,000% in the past month.
Categories: BBC World News

Colorado gay couples wed but on shaky legal ground

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 23:21

Samantha Getman, right, and Victoria Quintana show their marriage license at the Denver Clerk's office on Thursday, July 10, 2014. They were the first couple to receive a marriage licence in Denver, after clerk Debra Johnson began issuing licenses to same sex couples on Thursday. (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)DENVER (AP) — A third Colorado county is issuing marriage licenses to gay couples even though the legal fight on the issue isn't over in the state.


Seattle area braces for heat; wildfires hit Eastern Washington

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 23:21
A hot, dry spell across the state has turned land into “organic gasoline, just waiting for any spark or trigger.”

City Room: New York Today: Old Boardwalk, New Mallets

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 23:18
What you need to know for Friday and the weekend: croquet gear from a hurricane’s splinters, fair weather continues, and a drop in student obesity.






Thanks to Cashmere for taking Sept. 11 memorial statue

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 23:16
This is the second article that I’ve read about the Sept. 11 memorial statue, and I have been moved both times [“Sept. 11 memorial statue coming to Cashmere,” The Today File, July 3].

Outdoor theater abounds in Northwest parks

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 23:16
Parks around the Puget Sound and beyond are hosting a summer season of (mostly free) Shakespeare and other shows. It starts with a free theater fest this weekend at Volunteer Park.

Outdoor theater abounds in Northwest parks

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 23:16
Parks around the Puget Sound and beyond are hosting a summer season of (mostly free) Shakespeare and other shows. It starts with a free theater fest this weekend at Volunteer Park.