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VIDEO: Iceland volcano alert lowered

BBC World News - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:59
Flights may resume as alert over Iceland volcano is lowered from red to orange.
Categories: BBC World News

Abuse force failings 'laid bare'

BBC World News - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:58
The police force at the centre of the Rotherham child abuse scandal admits a report has laid bare its failings over a number of years.
Categories: BBC World News

Beer gardens helping Milwaukee County budgets

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:45

In this photo taken on Aug. 20, 2014, Matt Gest pours a beer at Estabrook Park Beer Garden in Milwaukee. Traditional beer gardens are back in Milwaukee County parks, as some parks departments nationwide are starting to embrace once-banned alcohol to shore up their budgets. (AP Photo/Carrie Antlfinger)MILWAUKEE (AP) — Oversized mugs of beer clink together as drinkers sitting under a canopy of trees in a Milwaukee public park listen to live accordion music and proclaim "Prost!" — the German equivalent of "cheers."


White Pass - 8/29/2014 7:13:38 AM

White Pass Report - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:45
White Pass US12
8/29/2014 7:13:38 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.

Weather:


Satus Pass - 8/29/2014 7:12:54 AM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:45
Satus Pass US97
8/29/2014 7:12:54 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.

Weather:


Stevens Pass - 8/29/2014 7:20:00 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:45
Stevens Pass US2
8/29/2014 7:20:00 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
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Restrictions Westbound:
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Conditions:
Construction is occurring at multiple locations on the pass and delays are possible during working hours.

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Blewett Pass - 8/29/2014 7:13:59 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:45
Blewett Pass US97
8/29/2014 7:13:59 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.

Weather:


Snoqualmie Pass - 8/29/2014 7:19:42 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:45
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
8/29/2014 7:19:42 AM

Temperature: Not Available

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

Restrictions Westbound:
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Conditions:
Snoqualmie Pass rock blasting is complete for the week.

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City Room: New York Today: Pick Up a Paddle

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:44
What you need to know for Friday and the weekend: last chances to kayak, glorious weather gradually deteriorating, and Joan Rivers is hospitalized.






Looking at candidates who could help Mariners in September

Seattle Mariners - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:41
When rosters expand Monday, look for the M’s to call up players who can help them get to the playoffs and not just gain experience.
Categories: Sports Center

Finding Hawaiian gems is just part of Keith Bhonapha’s job

WA Huskies - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:41
Keith Bhonapha got his first coaching job as a graduate assistant at his alma mater, spending three more years in Honolulu on June Jones’ Hawaii staff. Bhonapha is now in his first season as Washington’s running backs coach and recruiting coordinator, and one of his priorities in the la
Categories: Sports Center

Mental illness and faith communities

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:28
Partnerships can help

Sports of The Times: New N.F.L. Policy Is One Step on Long Road to Regaining Some Fans’ Trust

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:27
There is some uncertainty whether the N.F.L. will follow through with its newfound sensitivity when it comes to domestic violence.

Lawyer: Case against Maserati cop car driver silly

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:22

FILE - In this Aug. 2, 2014, file photo, provided by Eric Clark, a Maserati resembling a police cruiser sits parked along the shore in Quincy, Mass. The lawyer for a Braintree man facing charges of impersonating a police officer for driving around the Maserati painted to resemble a police cruiser calls the case against his client “silly.” (AP Photo/Eric Clark, File)BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) — The lawyer for a Massachusetts man facing charges of impersonating a police officer for driving around a Maserati painted to resemble a police cruiser calls the case against his client "silly."


Day in pictures: 29 August 2014

BBC World News - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:20
Images shot around the world over the past 24 hours
Categories: BBC World News

Ebola in mind, US colleges screen some students

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:16

Dr. Robert Palinkas, director of the McKinley Health Center at the University of Illinois, poses in an exam room in Urbana, Ill., Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Extra health checks are part of protocols campuses throughout the United States have in place as they prepare for as many as 10,000 students from Nigeria, Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, where more than 1,000 people have died in the worst Ebola outbreak in history. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — College students from West Africa may be subject to extra health checks when they arrive to study in the United States as administrators try to insulate campuses from the worst Ebola outbreak in history.


Can Jill Soloway Do Justice to the Trans Movement?

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:15
With her new show, “Transparent,” the director ventures into a world in which some of the smallest words in our language — pronouns — can cause the greatest offense.

Google building fleet of package-delivering drones

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:11
Google's secretive research laboratory is trying to build a fleet of drones designed to bypass earthbound traffic so packages can be delivered to people more quickly.

Nato accuses Russia over Ukraine

BBC World News - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:06
Nato accuses Russia of a "blatant violation" of Ukraine's sovereignty, saying it is engaged in direct military operations to support rebels.
Categories: BBC World News

US economy grew at brisk 4.2 pct. rate in Q2

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:04
After a bleak start to the year, the U.S. economy grew at a brisk annual rate of 4.2 percent in the April-June quarter, the government said Thursday, slightly faster than it had first estimated.