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Brush fires near tracks halt trains near New York City

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:42

Men look over a burned area after officials put out a brush fire along a rail line, Tuesday, April 19, 2016, in Secaucus, N.J. The fire in Kearny and Secaucus caused disruptions to rail service. Both blazes sent large clouds of thick, black smoke billowing into the air, but no injuries were reported. The National Weather Service has issued a "red flag" warning, saying strong winds and dryness are creating ideal conditions for brush fires. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — Amtrak has restored service on its busy Northeast Corridor line between Newark, New Jersey, and New York's Penn Station.


4-star QB Connor Neville Eager for Washington State Future - Scout

Washington State News Wire - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:39

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4-star QB Connor Neville Eager for Washington State Future
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4-star QB Connor Neville Eager for Washington State Future. Brandon Huffman. 12:13 PM. Wilsonville (Ore.) quarterback Connor Neville committed to Washington State earlier this month and he talked about why he picked the Cougs... Wilsonville (Ore.) ...

Dancing to the top of television ratings

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:38

NEW YORK (AP) — A night of Disney tunes led ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars” to the largest audience of its current season and to the top of the television rankings. The Nielsen company said an estimated 12.5 million people watched “Dancing,” which featured the contestants showing their steps to songs made famous by ABC’s […]
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Dancing to the top of television ratings

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:38

NEW YORK (AP) — A night of Disney tunes led ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars” to the largest audience of its current season and to the top of the television rankings. The Nielsen company said an estimated 12.5 million people watched “Dancing,” which featured the contestants showing their steps to songs made famous by ABC’s […]
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Dancing to the top of television ratings

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:38

NEW YORK (AP) — A night of Disney tunes led ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars” to the largest audience of its current season and to the top of the television rankings. The Nielsen company said an estimated 12.5 million people watched “Dancing,” which featured the contestants showing their steps to songs made famous by ABC’s […]

A Good Appetite: Persian Cuisine, Fragrant and Rich With Symbolism

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:36
A feast celebrating Nowruz, the Persian New Year, is a lens onto a fascinating food culture.

Suspect killed in exchange of gunfire with Alabama officers

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:29
BROOKSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say a driver suspected of firing a gun at motorists on an Alabama highway and exchanging gunfire with officers has been killed.

GOP Kentucky governor to investigate Democratic predecessor

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:26
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's Republican governor said Tuesday he is hiring a private law firm to help investigate his Democratic predecessor for what he said were potentially illegal procurement practices.

Slain Florida priest worked with people who were 'dangerous'

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:23

This photo provided by St. Johns County Sheriffs Office shows Father Rene Wayne Robert, a Roman Catholic priest in Florida whose body was found in rural east Georgia, who dedicated his life to working with prisoners and society's downtrodden. He was reported missing April 12 after church officials became concerned when he missed an appointment. (FHSMV/St. Johns County Sheriffs Office via AP)ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) — A Roman Catholic priest in Florida whose body was found in rural east Georgia dedicated his life to working with prisoners and society's downtrodden, a calling that police say put him in contact with his killer.


White Pass - 4/19/2016 12:02:06 PM

White Pass Report - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:21
White Pass US12
4/19/2016 12:02:06 PM

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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 - 4/19/2016 12:01:10 PM

Satus Pass Report - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:21
Satus Pass US97
4/19/2016 12:01:10 PM

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Stevens Pass - 4/19/2016 12:04:37 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:21
Stevens Pass US2
4/19/2016 12:04:37 PM

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Blewett Pass - 4/19/2016 12:14:51 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:21
Blewett Pass US97
4/19/2016 12:14:51 PM

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Snoqualmie Pass - 4/19/2016 12:08:21 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:21
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
4/19/2016 12:08:21 PM

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Who are the best and worst players taken with the 26th overall pick in the NFL draft?

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:19

The Seahawks have the 26th overall pick in this year’s draft. We look back at the notable selections — including Seahawks Ring of Honor member Dave Brown — at that spot since the NFL merger.
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Who are the best and worst players taken with the 26th overall pick in the NFL draft?

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:19

The Seahawks have the 26th overall pick in this year’s draft. We look back at the notable selections — including Seahawks Ring of Honor member Dave Brown — at that spot since the NFL merger.
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Who are the best and worst players taken with the 26th overall pick in the NFL draft?

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:19

The Seahawks have the 26th overall pick in this year’s draft. We look back at the notable selections — including Seahawks Ring of Honor member Dave Brown — at that spot since the NFL merger.

Congress unlikely to act on Puerto Rico ahead of deadline

NBA - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:19

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is looking increasingly unlikely to take action to help Puerto Rico ahead of a May 1 deadline for the commonwealth to default on its ballooning debt. A GOP-led House committee has yet to reschedule a vote on a bill to help Puerto Rico restructure its debt. The legislation has run into […]
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Congress unlikely to act on Puerto Rico ahead of deadline

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:19

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is looking increasingly unlikely to take action to help Puerto Rico ahead of a May 1 deadline for the commonwealth to default on its ballooning debt. A GOP-led House committee has yet to reschedule a vote on a bill to help Puerto Rico restructure its debt. The legislation has run into […]
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Congress unlikely to act on Puerto Rico ahead of deadline

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 04/20/2016 - 03:19

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is looking increasingly unlikely to take action to help Puerto Rico ahead of a May 1 deadline for the commonwealth to default on its ballooning debt. A GOP-led House committee has yet to reschedule a vote on a bill to help Puerto Rico restructure its debt. The legislation has run into […]