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In New Front Against Islamic State, Dictionary Becomes a Weapon

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 05:03
Muslim groups in Europe and beyond are lashing out at the group in protests and on social media, advocating alternative ways to refer to the militants.






Guilty plea in $7.5 million Miami Heat fraud

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 05:03

FILE - In this April 15, 2013, file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers' Alonzo Gee, left, tries to knock the ball away from Miami Heat's Rashard Lewis in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Cleveland. A guilty plea is expected in the case of Haider Zafar, charged with a multimillion-dollar investment scam involving Lewis and two former Miami Heat players. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan, File)COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man has pleaded guilty to in a multimillion-dollar scam involving three former Miami Heat players.


Eisenhower Memorial wins key design approval in DC

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 05:03

This undated handout image provided by Gehry Partners, LLP shows an aerial perspective of Eisenhower Square looking along Maryland Avenue, SW and Independence Avenue in Washington. The long-delayed effort to build a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower near the National Mall has won a key approval, despite ongoing objections to architect Frank Gehry's design. A federal agency that oversees national capital planning approved the preliminary building plans Thursday. The National Capital Planning Commission debated the design and voted 9-1 to approve the concept. (AP Photo/Gehry Partners, LLP)WASHINGTON (AP) — The long-delayed effort to build a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower near the National Mall has won a key approval, despite ongoing objections to architect Frank Gehry's design.


E. coli found again on Mercer Island; boil-water alert issued

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 05:02
UPDATE, 1:55 p.m. | Mercer Island School District said they took a “preemptive approach” to the boil alert issued Thursday after E. coli was found in the water supply.

Obafemi Martins named MLS player of the month

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 05:01
Sounders striker Obafemi Martins has been named the MLS player of the month for September, the league announced Thursday.

W on Jeb Bush: 'I think he wants to be president'

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 05:01
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush wants to be president.

Mikhail Khodorkovsky, Ex-Oil Tycoon, Plans to Lead Political Movement

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 04:57
Mikhail B. Khodorkovsky, who once led the Yukos oil company, vows to lead a drive to counter Putinism but has not yet dared to return to Russia.

St Helens 30-12 Catalan Dragons

BBC World News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 04:57
St Helens reach their second Super League Grand Final in four years after overcoming a gutsy Catalan Dragons at Langtree Park.
Categories: BBC World News

Contact Tracing Is Called Pivotal in Fighting Ebola

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 04:53
Although Ebola is new to the United States, the goal of contact tracing is the same in any disease: Track down those who could have been exposed.






Morning links: Pac-12 pushes pay for student-athletes

WA Huskies - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 04:46
The Pac-12 moved forward Wednesday with its reform package and formally notified the NCAA of its plans to enhance the benefits given to student-athletes.
Categories: Sports Center

US partially lifts Vietnam arms ban

BBC World News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 04:45
The US is to partially lift its decades-old arms embargo on providing lethal military support to Vietnam, the state department announces.
Categories: BBC World News

White Pass - 10/2/2014 1:13:38 PM

White Pass Report - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 04:41
White Pass US12
10/2/2014 1:13:38 PM

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 - 10/2/2014 1:12:54 PM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 04:41
Satus Pass US97
10/2/2014 1:12:54 PM

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 - 10/2/2014 1:20:00 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 04:41
Stevens Pass US2
10/2/2014 1:20:00 PM

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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Blewett Pass - 10/2/2014 1:13:59 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 04:41
Blewett Pass US97
10/2/2014 1:13:59 PM

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 - 10/2/2014 1:19:42 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 04:41
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
10/2/2014 1:19:42 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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Conditions:
Rock blasting scheduled Thursday, starting at 6 p.m. and lasting one or more hours. 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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Philadelphia cuts ribbon on new boardwalk

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 04:39

Philadelphia cuts ribbon on new boardwalkBikers and runners on Philadelphia's Schuylkill River Trail already travel past iconic sites like the art museum and Boathouse Row. Now they get to walk on water.


Federal grant gives boost to Trenton Police

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 04:34

Federal grant gives boost to Trenton PolicePolice in Trenton are getting a big boost, thanks to a federal grant.


5,500 Civilians Killed in Iraq Since ISIS Offensive, U.N. Says

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 04:34
A new report documents the nearly 10,000 civilian deaths across Iraq so far in 2014, including horrific crimes by Islamic State militants, especially against religious minorities.






Seahawks punter Jon Ryan living his dream

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 04:34
Seahawks punter Jon Ryan, a native of Regina, Saskatchewan, says all he has ever wanted to be was a punter. “I was probably the only 8-year-old in the country who dressed up as a punter for Halloween,” he says.
Categories: Sports Center