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New York Times Headlines - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 00:12
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

A Primer for the New York Primary

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 00:10
As voters headed to the polls on Tuesday, the looming question was not so much who would win, but what the outcome would say about Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo.

Top Virginia lawmakers back stiffer ethics law after ex-governor's conviction

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 00:10
By Gary Robertson RICHMOND Va. (Reuters) - Two top Virginia state lawmakers on Tuesday backed stiffening ethics legislation, among the laxest in the United States, after the conviction of a former governor and his wife on corruption charges. The support of William Howell, the Republican speaker of the House of Delegates, and Thomas Norment Jr., the Republican majority leader of the state Senate, makes passage of stricter rules on gifts and favors for public officials more likely when the legislature reconvenes in four months. The conviction last week of Republican former Governor Robert McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, in federal court on 20 corruption counts stunned Virginia.

Affinor Growers Partners With Herbal Analytics for Cannabis Quality Control in Washington State

Washington State News Wire - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 00:07
Affinor Growers has signed an agreement with Herbal Analytics, a Washington State testing laboratory, to provide quality control for cannabis products . Herbal Analytics has the staff, instrumentation, ...

French weapons sales grow amid Mideast tensions

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 00:05
PARIS (AP) — France's government says its arms exports grew sharply last year, notably amid violence and tensions in the Middle East.

As Scots eye independence, rest of UK gets nervous

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 00:04

As Scots eye independence, rest of UK gets nervousBERWICK-UPON-TWEED, England (AP) — All Gavin Jones has to do is scan the shelves of his impossibly quaint shop on England's border with Scotland to know he'll have a big problem if the Scots declare independence next week.


Nebraska mom takes deal in slaying of son, 4

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 00:03
HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska woman whose 9-year-old son is charged with fatally shooting his 4-year-old brother has pleaded no contest to a lesser child abuse charge.

White Pass - 9/9/2014 8:22:07 AM

White Pass Report - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 00:01
White Pass US12
9/9/2014 8:22:07 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Pass is open. Should adverse weather or impacts to travel occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

Weather:


Satus Pass - 9/9/2014 8:30:53 AM

Satus Pass Report - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 00:01
Satus Pass US97
9/9/2014 8:30:53 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Pass is open. Should adverse weather or impacts to travel occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

Weather:


Stevens Pass - 9/9/2014 8:37:35 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 00:01
Stevens Pass US2
9/9/2014 8:37:35 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
Refer to conditions and weather column for current restriction information

Restrictions Westbound:
Refer to conditions and weather column for current restriction information

Conditions:
Pass is open. Should adverse weather or impacts to travel occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

Weather:


Blewett Pass - 9/9/2014 8:36:19 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 00:01
Blewett Pass US97
9/9/2014 8:36:19 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Pass is open. Should adverse weather or impacts to travel occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

Weather:


Snoqualmie Pass - 9/9/2014 8:28:13 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 00:01
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
9/9/2014 8:28:13 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
Refer to conditions and weather column for current restriction information

Restrictions Westbound:
Refer to conditions and weather column for current restriction information

Conditions:
Rock blasting is scheduled Tuesday through Thursday, starting at 7 p.m. and lasting one hour or more. During blasts crews will close I-90 eastbound at Gold Creek, milepost 56 and westbound at Price Creek, milepost 61. There are no services past Exit 53 eastbound or past Exit 70 westbound during blast closures.

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Obama to Detail Plans on ‘Destroying’ ISIS

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 00:00
President Obama will make a national televised address on the plans to address the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, a Sunni extremist group that has killed two American hostages.

VIDEO: Footage shows rebels with MH17 wreckage

BBC World News - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 23:58
New footage from the MH17 crash site in eastern Ukraine shows rebels roaming amongst the wreckage, as Nomia Iqbal reports.
Categories: BBC World News

Affinor Growers Partners With Herbal Analytics for Cannabis Quality Control in Washington State

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 23:56
Affinor Growers has signed an agreement with Herbal Analytics, a Washington State testing laboratory, to provide quality control for cannabis products . Herbal Analytics has the...

Police chief 'failed' abuse victims

BBC World News - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 23:49
The former chief constable of South Yorkshire Police tells MPs he "singularly failed" victims of child abuse in Rotherham.
Categories: BBC World News

French women bid topless sunbathing 'adieu'

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 23:40
France's summer is fast becoming a memory, and so is one of its iconic beach sights: the topless woman.

Where they're biting, where they're not

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 23:38
This is an interactive map that shows the best and worst places to cast a line in Western Washington. It's usually updated on Tuesdays.

Taxpayers cover Coast Guard private-party patrols

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 23:30
At private parties on the waters of Long Island Sound, hosts setting off elaborate fireworks displays enjoy a little-known benefit. Security is provided, at no expense, by the U.S. Coast Guard.