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Saudi Arabia to end its ‘addiction’ to oil with bold reforms

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:44

Saudi Arabia unveiled a bold reform plan on Monday aimed at weaning the country off its “addiction” to oil in a bid to prepare the next generation of Saudi leaders for the domestic pressures of youth unemployment and revenues eroded by lower oil prices.

Small plane crashes into Florida house with 3 aboard

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:42

A person is transported to the hospital after a plane crashed into a house in Pompano Beach, Fla., Monday, April 25, 2016. (Carline Jean/The South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP) SOUTH FLORIDA OUT; NO MAGS; NO SALES; NO INTERNET; NO TVPOMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Officials say three people were injured when their small plane crashed into a Florida home.


Andra Day to appear on 40 million Coke cups at McDonald's

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:41

REMOVES REFERENCE TO A SPECIFIC AMOUNT OF CUPS - FILE - In this April 1, 2016 file photo, Andra Day appears at the 2016 Black Girls Rock! event at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark, N.J. Day’s image will appear on Coca-Cola cups at select McDonald’s throughout the country. Coca-Cola officials said Monday, April 25, that Day and the lyrics of her standout song “Rise Up” will be featured on the red and white cups, which will be available May 2. (Photo by Michael Zorn/Invision/AP, File)ATLANTA (AP) — Andra Day wants to inspire people to rise up while drinking a Coke.


Federal judge upholds North Carolina photo ID mandate

NBA - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:41

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Lawsuits challenging changes to North Carolina’s election law failed to show it hampered the ability of minority voters to exercise political power, a federal judge ruled Monday in dismissing the cases. U.S. District Judge Thomas Schroeder ruled against the U.S. Justice Department, the North Carolina NAACP chapter and named voters. They […]
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Federal judge upholds North Carolina photo ID mandate

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:41

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Lawsuits challenging changes to North Carolina’s election law failed to show it hampered the ability of minority voters to exercise political power, a federal judge ruled Monday in dismissing the cases. U.S. District Judge Thomas Schroeder ruled against the U.S. Justice Department, the North Carolina NAACP chapter and named voters. They […]
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Federal judge upholds North Carolina photo ID mandate

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:41

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Lawsuits challenging changes to North Carolina’s election law failed to show it hampered the ability of minority voters to exercise political power, a federal judge ruled Monday in dismissing the cases. U.S. District Judge Thomas Schroeder ruled against the U.S. Justice Department, the North Carolina NAACP chapter and named voters. They […]

On 6th day, teen carrying brother reaches Michigan Capitol

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:41
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A 16-year-old boy and his disabled younger brother finished a 111-mile walk Monday, reaching the steps of the Michigan Capitol after the teen carried his sibling on his back for all but the last half-mile.

Federal judge dismisses lawsuits challenging a North Carolina election law that requires voters show photo identification when casting ballots

NBA - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:39

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Federal judge dismisses lawsuits challenging a North Carolina election law that requires voters show photo identification when casting ballots.
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Federal judge dismisses lawsuits challenging a North Carolina election law that requires voters show photo identification when casting ballots

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:39

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Federal judge dismisses lawsuits challenging a North Carolina election law that requires voters show photo identification when casting ballots.
Categories: Sports Center

Federal judge dismisses lawsuits challenging a North Carolina election law that requires voters show photo identification when casting ballots

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:39

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Federal judge dismisses lawsuits challenging a North Carolina election law that requires voters show photo identification when casting ballots.

Federal judge dismisses lawsuits challenging a North Carolina election law that requires voters show photo identification when casting ballots

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:37
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Federal judge dismisses lawsuits challenging a North Carolina election law that requires voters show photo identification when casting ballots.

Trump Tower Acquires a New Allure, Even for New Yorkers

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:33
Since Donald J. Trump began his campaign for president, the 68-story tower on Fifth Avenue has become a magnet for more than tourists, drawing protesters and the once-scarce city dweller.

Ted Cruz-John Kasich Alliance Against Donald Trump Quickly Weakens

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:31
An agreement between the Republican candidates Ted Cruz and John Kasich, who agreed to cede states to each other, shows signs of fraying.

Focus shifts to bullying after Wisconsin prom shooting

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:23

Map locates Antigo, Wisconsin, site of a shooting at a prom; 1c x 2 inches; 46.5 mm x 50 mm;ANTIGO, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker on Monday called for a discussion on how to deal with bullying in schools after friends of a gunman who wounded two people outside a high school prom said the 18-year-old had been bullied.


White Pass - 4/25/2016 5:07:23 PM

White Pass Report - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:23
White Pass US12
4/25/2016 5:07:23 PM

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. 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. 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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Satus Pass - 4/25/2016 5:12:13 PM

Satus Pass Report - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:23
Satus Pass US97
4/25/2016 5:12:13 PM

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 - 4/25/2016 5:02:09 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:23
Stevens Pass US2
4/25/2016 5:02:09 PM

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 - 4/25/2016 5:04:25 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:23
Blewett Pass US97
4/25/2016 5:04:25 PM

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 - 4/25/2016 5:01:00 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:23
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
4/25/2016 5:01:00 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Rock blasting closure scheduled Thursday April 28, at 7 p.m. and lasting one hour or more. Traffic will be stopped eastbound milepost 56, Gold Creek and westbound milepost 63, Cabin Creek. 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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Brazil's corruption culture 'can be beaten'

BBC World News - Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:23
Brazil's campaigners see grounds for hope
Categories: BBC World News