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Thousands expected in Boston for popular gaming festival

NBA - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:54

BOSTON (AP) — Gamers from far and wide are flooding into Boston for one of the world’s premier gaming festivals this weekend. PAX East, an annual celebration of gaming culture, is expected to draw tens of thousands of visitors to the Boston Convention and Expo Center. It’s a place where serious gamers can preview unreleased […]
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Thousands expected in Boston for popular gaming festival

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:54

BOSTON (AP) — Gamers from far and wide are flooding into Boston for one of the world’s premier gaming festivals this weekend. PAX East, an annual celebration of gaming culture, is expected to draw tens of thousands of visitors to the Boston Convention and Expo Center. It’s a place where serious gamers can preview unreleased […]
Categories: Sports Center

Thousands expected in Boston for popular gaming festival

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:54

BOSTON (AP) — Gamers from far and wide are flooding into Boston for one of the world’s premier gaming festivals this weekend. PAX East, an annual celebration of gaming culture, is expected to draw tens of thousands of visitors to the Boston Convention and Expo Center. It’s a place where serious gamers can preview unreleased […]

Daimler investigating emissions after US request

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:52
DETROIT (AP) — German automaker Daimler AG is investigating at the request of the U.S. government what it says are "possible indications of irregularities" in its emissions certification process.

Teen shot after pointing replica gun at police in Del.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:51

A Wilmington police officer shot a 17-year-old boy in the right knee Thursday after the teen pointed a replica handgun at an officer, police...

       

Answers to questions about Volkswagen dirty diesel deal

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:50

Joyce Ertel Hulbert, owner of a 2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI, holds a sign while interviewed outside of the Phillip Burton Federal Building in San Francisco, Thursday, April 21, 2016. An agreement will give consumers who bought nearly 600,000 Volkswagen vehicles rigged to cheat on emissions tests the option of having the automaker buy back the cars or fix them, a judge said Thursday. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)People who own one of 482,000 Volkswagen vehicles with 2-liter diesel engines will be able to sell them back to the company or have them fixed under terms of a deal announced Thursday by a federal judge.


White Pass - 4/21/2016 9:27:24 PM

White Pass Report - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:49
White Pass US12
4/21/2016 9:27:24 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 - 4/21/2016 9:21:57 PM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:49
Satus Pass US97
4/21/2016 9:21:57 PM

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Stevens Pass - 4/21/2016 9:35:08 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:49
Stevens Pass US2
4/21/2016 9:35:08 PM

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Blewett Pass - 4/21/2016 9:25:53 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:49
Blewett Pass US97
4/21/2016 9:25:53 PM

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Snoqualmie Pass - 4/21/2016 9:20:51 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:49
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
4/21/2016 9:20:51 PM

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US, Britain warn citizens to stay off south Philippine area

NBA - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:37

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The United States and Britain have warned their citizens to stay away from a southern Philippine region where suspected Muslim extremists are behind a wave of kidnappings, including those of 18 Indonesian and Malaysian tugboat crewmen. The U.S. State Department warned Americans in an advisory Thursday to defer non-essential travel to […]
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US, Britain warn citizens to stay off south Philippine area

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:37

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The United States and Britain have warned their citizens to stay away from a southern Philippine region where suspected Muslim extremists are behind a wave of kidnappings, including those of 18 Indonesian and Malaysian tugboat crewmen. The U.S. State Department warned Americans in an advisory Thursday to defer non-essential travel to […]
Categories: Sports Center

US, Britain warn citizens to stay off south Philippine area

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:37

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The United States and Britain have warned their citizens to stay away from a southern Philippine region where suspected Muslim extremists are behind a wave of kidnappings, including those of 18 Indonesian and Malaysian tugboat crewmen. The U.S. State Department warned Americans in an advisory Thursday to defer non-essential travel to […]

Colorado senator taps Hollywood for campaign funds

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:30

Democratic Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet has tapped into Hollywood to help raise nearly $1.4 million

       

Colorado senator taps Hollywood for campaign funds

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:30

Democratic Colorado Sen. Mark Bennet has tapped into Hollywood to help raise nearly $1.4 million

       

24 dead in Mexico petrochemical plant blast, 8 still missing

NBA - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:26

COATZACOALCOS, Mexico (AP) — The death toll from an explosion that ripped through a petrochemical plant on Mexico’s southern Gulf coast is now 24, state oil company Petroleos Mexicanos reported. Pemex raised the toll late Thursday from the 13 fatalities previously known and said eight workers remained missing. It also said 19 people remained hospitalized, […]
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24 dead in Mexico petrochemical plant blast, 8 still missing

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:26

COATZACOALCOS, Mexico (AP) — The death toll from an explosion that ripped through a petrochemical plant on Mexico’s southern Gulf coast is now 24, state oil company Petroleos Mexicanos reported. Pemex raised the toll late Thursday from the 13 fatalities previously known and said eight workers remained missing. It also said 19 people remained hospitalized, […]
Categories: Sports Center

24 dead in Mexico petrochemical plant blast, 8 still missing

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:26

COATZACOALCOS, Mexico (AP) — The death toll from an explosion that ripped through a petrochemical plant on Mexico’s southern Gulf coast is now 24, state oil company Petroleos Mexicanos reported. Pemex raised the toll late Thursday from the 13 fatalities previously known and said eight workers remained missing. It also said 19 people remained hospitalized, […]

Five from Texas college charged with stealing dinosaur bones in Utah

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:26
The bones, worth an estimated $2,500, are about 145-150 million years old and were illegally removed from a Jurassic period fossil trove at the Hanksville-Burpee Quarry in Wayne County, the Salt Lake Tribune said. Four former students and a former employee at McLennan Community College in Waco, Texas, were charged with theft and trespassing for peeling off from a sanctioned field trip at the quarry and hoarding the ancient fossils, the Tribune said. The accused also damaged the bones and the stone at the quarry, according to the charges cited by the Tribune.