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Seattle’s growing pains have many root causes

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 23:00

The challenges of this boom can’t be reduced to a simple morality play. Powerful outside forces and trends are some of the biggest drivers of the transformation we’re witnessing.

Amazon partners with luxury clothing merchant in ‘click and collect’ model

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 23:00

Amazon is teaming up with luxury clothing merchant Moda Operandi to create a seamless shopping experience that starts at Moda’s Web store and finishes at its New York or London emporiums, with customers using their Amazon accounts to order, pay and more.

Millennials want to buy a home, but costs a shock

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 23:00

Millennials in about half of large metropolitan areas are underestimating how much they’ll need for a down payment on their first home and are not saving at a fast enough pace.

AmazonBasics house brand flatters competitors, but they’re not fans

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 23:00

From pencils to patio heaters, dog cages to office chairs, Amazon’s house brand is part of a private-label juggernaut that utilizes the company’s treasure trove of data to spot opportunities to compete with merchants that sell through the site.

Consolidating portfolio should be an easy task

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 23:00

In most cases, investors can simplify their lives by dumping funds and consolidating holdings into a small number of high-conviction picks, eliminating portfolio overlap and streamlining their choices

Yolanda Adams Morning Show comes to an End

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 22:50

Yolanda Adams Morning Show comes to an EndReach Media, the syndication arm of Radio One, has decided to end "The Yolanda Adams Morning Show" after more than nine years.


Yolanda Adams Morning Show comes to an End

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 22:50

Yolanda Adams Morning Show comes to an EndReach Media, the syndication arm of Radio One, has decided to end "The Yolanda Adams Morning Show" after more than nine years.


Judge: Building owner can charge rent based on gold prices

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 22:49

A woman enters the downtown Commerce Building on Thursday, April 21, 2016, in Columbus Ohio. A federal judge ruled in March that property owners can collect rent for the building based on the price of gold as part of a century-old agreement. The decision means rent could jump from $6,000 annually to nearly $350,000. (AP Photo/Andrew Welsh-Huggins)COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A downtown office building is worth its weight in gold, according to a federal judge who upheld a nearly century-old lease that tied rent to the current price of the metal.


Donald Trump expected to campaign in Washington state - MyNorthwest.com

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 22:41

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Donald Trump expected to campaign in Washington state
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Donald Trump is expected to be campaigning in Washington state in early May ahead of the state's primary. The specifics of his campaign have not been released, KIRO 7 reports. A reporter for The Columbian posted a video to her Twitter account of Donald ...
Trump says he'll campaign in Washington state in early MayThe Seattle Times
Will Donald Trump be visiting Washington state?KOMO News
Donald Trump expected to visit Washington StateKXLY Spokane
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Bangladesh professor hacked to death

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 22:23
A professor in western Bangladesh is hacked to death on his way to work, in an attack police say is similar to the killings of a number of secular bloggers.
Categories: BBC World News

Fish hatchery hit with flood-borne 'rock snot' to reopen

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 22:21
BETHEL, Vt. (AP) — Almost five years after raging flood waters heavily damaged the White River National Fish Hatchery in the Vermont town of Bethel, contaminating tens of thousands of surviving trout and salmon with an invasive algae known as rock snot, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is ready to start raising fish there again.

Georgia man suspected of killing five before shooting himself: sheriff

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 22:17

Wayne Anthony Hawes is seen in an undated picture released by the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office in Appling, GeorgiaWayne Anthony Hawes, 50, was found dead shortly after midnight at his home in Appling, about 130 miles (210 km) east of Atlanta, the Columbia County Sheriff's Office said in a statement. Investigators were able to confirm the three had been shot by Hawes, Captain Andy Shedd said in the statement.


Darfur votes to retain state system

BBC World News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 22:16
Sudan's western region of Darfur has voted to retain its current administrative status, the electoral commission says.
Categories: BBC World News

NYC primary voter complaints draw investigations, suspension

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 22:14

FILE - In this April 17, 2016 file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders speaks to supporters during a campaign rally in Brooklyn's Prospect Park, in the Brooklyn borough of New York. New York City's Board of Elections, long a target of complaints, came under fire as followers of Bernie Sanders, many from Sanders' hometown borough of Brooklyn, said they were unable to vote in the Democratic primary. The New York Board of Elections has suspended its chief clerk in Brooklyn without pay amid questions into whether she followed proper procedures in what was supposed to be a routine housecleaning of voter registration lists. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Even before the polls closed in New York's primary, the city's election board dismissed as groundless hundreds of complaints, many from people in Bernie Sanders' hometown borough of Brooklyn who said they were unable to vote.


White Pass - 4/23/2016 6:47:43 AM

White Pass Report - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 22:01
White Pass US12
4/23/2016 6:47:43 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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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 - 4/23/2016 6:52:33 AM

Satus Pass Report - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 22:01
Satus Pass US97
4/23/2016 6:52:33 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
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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 - 4/23/2016 6:42:29 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 22:01
Stevens Pass US2
4/23/2016 6:42:29 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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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 - 4/23/2016 6:44:45 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 22:01
Blewett Pass US97
4/23/2016 6:44:45 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
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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 - 4/23/2016 6:41:20 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 22:01
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
4/23/2016 6:41:20 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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Conditions:
Blasting closures will begin the week of April 25. Thursday April 28, from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Traffic will be stopped Eastbound at milepost 56, Gold Creek and westbound at 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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Police: 3 killed in Alabama nightclub shooting

NBA - Sat, 04/23/2016 - 21:57

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Police in Alabama are investigating a shooting at a nightclub that left three people dead. WSFA (http://bit.ly/24aEUPI ) reports that the shooting happened at about 2 a.m. Saturday at a club in Auburn. Shots were still being fired when police arrived. Police investigators told the station that three men ages 25, […]
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