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VIDEO: The car that's powered by air

BBC World News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:54
At the Paris Motor Show, Theo Leggett looks at the Peugeot 208 hybrid air - a concept car that brings a new meaning to the term "gas guzzler".
Categories: BBC World News

After heiress's push, DC memorial to be dedicated

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:49

FILE- In this undated handout photo provided by Dan Klores Communications shows Lois Pope of Florida. Pope donated $10 million to build the American Veteran's Disabled for Life Memorial which will be dedicated in Washington, DC., on Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Dan Klores Communications)WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A former Broadway singer and heiress to the National Enquirer fortune will see her yearslong fight for a memorial to disabled veterans come to an end this weekend, with a dedication ceremony in Washington.


White Pass - 10/3/2014 7:02:06 AM

White Pass Report - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:49
White Pass US12
10/3/2014 7:02:06 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.

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Satus Pass - 10/3/2014 7:01:10 AM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:49
Satus Pass US97
10/3/2014 7:01:10 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.

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Stevens Pass - 10/3/2014 7:04:37 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:49
Stevens Pass US2
10/3/2014 7:04:37 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

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

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Blewett Pass - 10/3/2014 7:14:51 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:49
Blewett Pass US97
10/3/2014 7:14:51 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.

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Snoqualmie Pass - 10/3/2014 7:08:21 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:49
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
10/3/2014 7:08:21 AM

Temperature: Not Available

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Conditions:
Rock blasting is completed for the week. 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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California girl's brain-death ruling back in court

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:45

FILE - This undated file photo provided by the McMath family and Omari Sealey shows Jahi McMath. The family of Jahi McMath, who was declared brain dead in December 2013 after suffering complications from surgery, is seeking an unprecedented court order declaring her alive. The family’s attorney argued in court papers filed Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014 that 13-year-old Jahi McMath is no longer brain-dead and shows significant signs of life. Lawyers for UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital say the evidence in Jahi's case still supports the determination that she is legally dead. (AP Photo/Courtesy of McMath Family and Omari Sealey, File)SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — An attorney for the family of a California teenager who was declared brain-dead says doctors have found signs of brain functions and is seeking an unprecedented court order declaring her alive.


British retail boss sorry for anti-French remarks

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:45

FILE In this March 17, 2013 file photo, managing Director of John Lewis Andy Street speaks, in Birmingham, England. The boss of British retail chain John Lewis apologized Friday, Oct. 3, 2014 for saying France is "in decline" and "finished. The Times newspaper reported that Street had made the critical comments at an event for entrepreneurs in London this week. (AP Photo/PA, Rui Vieira, File) UNITED KINGDOM OUT PHOTOGRAPH CAN NOT BE STORED OR USED FOR MORE THAN 14 DAYS AFTER THE DAY OF TRANSMISSIONLONDON (AP) — It was a speech that got lost in translation.


Jaguar aims to crack exec sedan market with XE

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:41

The new Jaguar XE Porsche is presented at the Paris Motor Show in Paris, France, Friday Oct. 3, 2014. The Paris Motor Show will open its doors to the public on Saturday Oct. 4 until Oct. 19. European carmakers are hoping to impress with new models at this week's Paris Motor Show and prove they have come out stronger from years of economic trouble and cost-cutting. (AP Photo/Greg Keller)PARIS (AP) — Jaguar's new XE premium sports sedan is the British carmaker's big unveiling in Paris. Jaguar says it has redesigned the vehicle from scratch, and is hoping it will help it crack the market for comparably sized BMWs, Audis and Mercedes that the previous X-type failed to do.


US unemployment rate at six-year low

BBC World News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:38
The US economy added 248,000 jobs in September and the unemployment rate dipped to a six-year low of 5.9%, official figures show.
Categories: BBC World News

Catalans vow to hold referendum

BBC World News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:22
Catalan leaders agree to push ahead with a referendum on independence from Spain, defying a constitutional block by Madrid.
Categories: BBC World News

John Lewis boss apologises to French

BBC World News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:18
The boss of the retailer John Lewis, Andy Street, apologises for describing France as "hopeless and downbeat", saying his comments "went too far".
Categories: BBC World News

Aboard a Cargo Colossus

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:17
The world’s biggest container ships, longer than the Eiffel Tower is high, are a symbol of an increasingly global marketplace. But they also face strong economic headwinds.

Correction: Wrong Sperm-Lawsuit story

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:17

Jennifer Cramblett is interviewed at her attorney's home in Waite Hill, Ohio, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. Cramblett has sued a Chicago-area sperm bank after she became pregnant with sperm donated by a black man instead of a white man as she'd intended. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)CLEVELAND (AP) — In a story Oct. 1 about a woman being inseminated with the wrong sperm, The Associated Press reported erroneously the number of women who sued. Only one sued, not two.


Test-boycotter's book a salvo in 'revolution' against Common Core

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:16
For anyone who wonders what’s powering the virulent opposition to standardized testing, Common Core standards and so-called education reform, Jesse Hagopian’s new book, More Than a Score, will be an illuminating read.

Messi to face tax evasion trial

BBC World News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:10
Argentina and Barcelona star Lionel Messi is to face trial for alleged tax evasion, a Spanish judge rules, rejecting an appeal to drop charges.
Categories: BBC World News

Eurozone economy 'stuck in a rut'

BBC World News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:09
A closely-watched survey shows the eurozone economy 'is stuck in a rut', but retail sales come in stronger than expected.
Categories: BBC World News

US services firms grew in September at healthy pace but down slightly from previous month

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:08
WASHINGTON (AP) — US services firms grew in September at healthy pace but down slightly from previous month.

Mike Moustakas’ homer stuns Angels in 11th

Seattle Mariners - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 22:08
Mike Moustakas homered leading off the 11th inning and the Kansas City Royals kept rolling in their first postseason in 29 years with a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels in the AL Division Series opener Thursday night.
Categories: Sports Center