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Pot gives Oregonians a reason to visit neighbor

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 07:28
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — Legal pot means Portlandia is going to get to know "The Couv" a little better.

Teen dies after jumping on iPhone thief's car

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 07:26

Rubi Rubio's mother Marisol Hernandez, left, and father, Pablo Rubio speak to the press at the Santa Ana Police Department Tuesday, July 8, 2014 about homicide victim Rubi Rubio during a press conference at the Santa Ana Police Department Tuesday, July 8, 2014, in Santa Ana, Calif. Rubi Rubio, 15, died of her injuries Saturday, July 5, 2014, two days after she jumped onto the speeding car of a robber who snatched her iPhone, and detectives are asking for the public's help in finding two suspects. (AP Photo/The Orange County Register, Foster Snell) MAGS OUT; LOS ANGELES TIMES OUT ///ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: teen.homicide – 7/8/14 – FOSTER SNELL, - Press conference at the Santa Ana Police Department for homicide victim Rubi Rubio. Marisol Hernandez: mom. Pablo Rubio: dad. Gustavo Allende: cousin.SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Marisol Hernandez recently gave her daughter a new iPhone 5S on condition she get good grades during her sophomore year of high school. Rubi Rubio already had broken two phones, so Hernandez told her daughter if she broke this one it would be her last.


Obama urges Congress to pass migrant funding request quickly

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 07:26

Obama speaks after his meeting with Perry in DallasPresident Barack Obama urged Congress on Wednesday to pass his request quickly for $3.7 billion in funds to address the influx of unaccompanied migrant children from Central America crossing the U.S. border. After meeting with Texas Governor Rick Perry, Obama said he would consider deploying the National Guard to the border as Perry and other Republicans have requested. Obama told reporters he urged Perry to press Texas lawmakers in the U.S. Congress to support the White House's funding request. This is a problem," Obama said.


White Pass - 7/9/2014 3:46:30 PM

White Pass Report - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 07:25
White Pass US12
7/9/2014 3:46:30 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Mountain Pass weather reports have ended for the season. Should adverse weather or collisions occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

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Satus Pass - 7/9/2014 3:48:40 PM

Satus Pass Report - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 07:25
Satus Pass US97
7/9/2014 3:48:40 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Mountain Pass weather reports have ended for the season. Should adverse weather or collisions occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

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Stevens Pass - 7/9/2014 3:58:04 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 07:25
Stevens Pass US2
7/9/2014 3:58:04 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Mountain Pass weather reports have ended for the season. Should adverse weather or collisions occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

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Blewett Pass - 7/9/2014 3:56:25 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 07:25
Blewett Pass US97
7/9/2014 3:56:25 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Mountain Pass weather reports have ended for the season. Should adverse weather or collisions occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

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Snoqualmie Pass - 7/9/2014 4:02:12 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 07:25
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
7/9/2014 4:02:12 PM

Temperature: Not Available

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

Restrictions Westbound:
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Conditions:
Rock blasting is scheduled Wednesday and Thursday 8 p.m. lasting two or more hours. Crews will close I-90 eastbound from Gold Creek (mp 56) and westbound at Price Creek (mp 61) and Easton (mp 70). During blast closures there are no services eastbound past mp 53 at the summit or westbound past mp 70 near Easton. I-90 is closed to bicycles between Hyak (Exit 54) and Stampede Pass Interchange (exit 62.

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Memphis 'Blue Flu' symbol of pension troubles

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 07:22
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Faced with major changes to their health insurance benefits, more than 500 Memphis police officers called in sick Wednesday for the second consecutive day to protest cuts aimed at helping buttress the city's troubled pension program in a showdown that reflects wider struggles in cash-strapped urban centers across the country.

Pilot buys pizza for entire plane

BBC World News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 07:19
A US pilot ordered pizzas for a plane full of passengers after their Washington, DC to Denver flight was delayed in Wyoming.
Categories: BBC World News

Cleanup from deadly storm starts in Eastern states

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 07:18

People sort through debris of a destroyed house after Tuesday night's storm, on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, in Smithfield, N.Y. The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado destroyed the homes in upstate New York where four people were killed. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)SMITHFIELD, N.Y. (AP) — Residents of this rural central New York town on Wednesday picked through debris from homes battered by a deadly tornado, and utility crews worked to restore power in several Eastern states hit by severe storms.


Service held for 200 whose bodies went unclaimed

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 07:16
BROWNSTOWN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A casket carrying the body of Richard Clement was slowly lowered into its final resting place on Wednesday.

Pennsylvania clerk loses bid against gay marriage

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 07:16
WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. Supreme Court justice has rejected a Pennsylvania county clerk's bid to stop gay marriages in the state while she tries to get standing in a legal case to stop them permanently.

Survey: Rapes not investigated at 2 in 5 colleges

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 07:11
WASHINGTON (AP) — A survey of colleges and universities finds a lack of coordination between many campuses and local law enforcement in handling sexual assaults, and that many schools have gone years without investigating such cases.

Woman treads water for 3 hours in Lake Mead storm

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 07:07
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Henderson woman who became separated from her family and jet ski when a sudden storm whipped up 8-foot-tall swells on Lake Mead treaded water for more than three hours before she was rescued Tuesday, National Parks Service officials said.

1 year later, no new abortion rules in N. Carolina

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 07:05
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Abortion rights advocates in North Carolina say they are in the dark about new rules required by a year-old law that they fear could effectively shut down many of the state's clinics.

House Republicans seek CDC documents on anthrax scare

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 07:01

The Centers for Disease Control sign is seen at its main facility in AtlantaCongressional Republicans asked the Obama administration on Wednesday to provide documents related to last month's anthrax scare at a U.S. lab facility, where more than 80 people were initially feared to be exposed to the deadly pathogen. In a series of letters, top Republicans on the House Energy and Commerce Committee asked for the results of several Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) lab inspections and audits of potential weaknesses in biosecurity protocols dating back to October 2007. "How many suspected exposures to select agents and/or toxins have been reported at CDC since October 2007? How many actual exposures have been reported," said the July 9 letter to CDC Director Dr. Thomas Frieden signed by three Republican panel members including Chairman Fred Upton of Michigan.


What's in a name?

BBC World News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 07:00
Would Google have made it as BackRub?
Categories: BBC World News

South Sudan economy 'in intensive care'

BBC World News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 07:00
War-torn South Sudan's oil-rich economy on the edge of collapse
Categories: BBC World News

Google Glass controlled by brainwave

BBC World News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 07:00
A London start-up hacks Google Glass so it can be controlled by a person's brainwaves.
Categories: BBC World News