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Huntingdon Valley girl uses photos to help animals

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 07:49

Huntingdon Valley girl uses photos to help animalsA young photographer from Huntingdon Valley is combining her love of art and her love of animals to make a real difference.


Critic’s Notebook: Refugees Reshape Their Camp, at the Risk of Feeling at Home

New York Times Headlines - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 07:47
The construction of a public square in a deeply conservative Palestinian refugee camp has made some there feel more at home, a provocative concept in camps conceived as temporary.

Kurds retake key Iraqi mountain

BBC World News - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 07:27
Kurdish forces in northern Iraq recapture a strategically important mountain from Islamic State militants, helped by US air strikes.
Categories: BBC World News

White Pass - 9/6/2014 3:46:35 PM

White Pass Report - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 07:27
White Pass US12
9/6/2014 3:46:35 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.

Weather:


Satus Pass - 9/6/2014 3:48:20 PM

Satus Pass Report - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 07:27
Satus Pass US97
9/6/2014 3:48:20 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.

Weather:


Stevens Pass - 9/6/2014 3:52:19 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 07:27
Stevens Pass US2
9/6/2014 3:52:19 PM

Temperature: Not Available

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

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 - 9/6/2014 3:46:29 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 07:27
Blewett Pass US97
9/6/2014 3:46:29 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.

Weather:


Snoqualmie Pass - 9/6/2014 3:50:46 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 07:27
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
9/6/2014 3:50:46 PM

Temperature: Not Available

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

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

Conditions:
Snoqualmie Pass rock blasting is scheduled Monday, September 8 through Thursday, September 11 starting at 7 p.m. for one hour or more each night. 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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Storms cut power to more than 600,000 in Michigan, Illinois

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 07:25
(Reuters) - More than 600,000 electric customers in Michigan and Illinois lost power at the height of storms that brought heavy winds and lightning, ripping up trees, downing power lines and leaving at least two people dead, officials said on Saturday. An Illinois woman died Saturday of injuries she sustained when she was struck by a falling tree and a Michigan man was electrocuted after touching a power line, local media said. Molly Glynn, 46, died at NorthShore Evanston Hospital on Saturday, hospital spokeswoman Colette Urban said. Commonwealth Edison, an Exelon Corp unit, reported more than 174,000 customers lost power in Illinois in Friday's storms.

Frampton sees off battling Martinez

BBC World News - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 07:15
Belfast's Carl Frampton outclasses Spaniard Kiko Martinez to become the IBF world super-bantamweight champion.
Categories: BBC World News

Hawaii residents still on alert as lava flow slows

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 07:11
PUNA, Hawaii (AP) — Residents in a sparsely populated neighborhood near Hawaii's active volcano are still on alert while officials say a dangerous lava flow has slowed its advance.

Mexico hurricane means Southern California rain

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 07:05
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The National Weather Service warned Southern Californians to watch out for weekend flash floods and strong surf because of a Pacific hurricane that is churning north up the Mexican coast.

Big comedy names get big laughs at Oddball Festival | Review

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 07:01
During the Oddball Comedy and Curiosity Festival at the White River Amphitheatre, comedian and host Jeff Ross paused to pay tribute Friday to Robin Williams and Joan Rivers. It was a touching and sincere homage to two of stand-up comedy's most influential performers, and Ross found a way to bring hu

Hostage Says Suspect in Jewish Museum Killings Was One of His Captors

New York Times Headlines - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 06:58
A French journalist who was a hostage in Syria from July 2013 to Dec. 2013 said one of his captors was a Frenchman suspected of later killing four people in Brussels.






Murder arrest in missing girl hunt

BBC World News - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 06:46
Police hunting for missing London schoolgirl Alice Gross, 14, arrest a man on suspicion of murder.
Categories: BBC World News

Redactions in U.S. Memo Leave Doubts on Data Surveillance Program

New York Times Headlines - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 06:45
Questions persist after the release of a newly declassified version of a legal memo approving the National Security Agency’s Stellarwind program, a set of warrantless surveillance and data collection activities secretly authorized after the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.






Memoir puts abortion back in Texas governor's race

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 06:42

FILE - In this Aug. 26, 2014, file photo, Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis presents her new education policy during a stop at Palo Alto College in San Antonio. Davis reveals in a new campaign memoir called "Forgetting to be Afraid" that she terminated two pregnancies for medical reasons in the 1990s, including one where the fetus had developed a severe brain abnormality. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Democrat Wendy Davis launched her longshot bid for governor by filibustering her state's tough new restrictions on abortion, and now she's entering the last two months of the race talking about undergoing the procedure herself.


Singer Simone Battle found dead at West Hollywood home

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 06:39
(Reuters) - Singer Simone Battle, a member of the band G.R.L. and former contestant on the "The X-Factor" television show, has been found dead in her West Hollywood home, authorities said on Saturday. Battle was found on Friday morning and an autopsy could be conducted as soon as Sunday, said Lieutenant David Smith from the Los Angeles County Coroner's Department. "Simone's incredible talent was only surpassed by the size of her heart." News of Battle's death was first reported by celebrity website TMZ.

California regulator: alter nuclear plant deal

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 06:34
SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. (AP) — The state regulator overseeing the closure of Southern California's San Onofre nuclear power plant said that a proposed settlement outlining who pays for the work needs to be a better deal for consumers.

Lebanese soldier 'beheaded by IS'

BBC World News - Sun, 09/07/2014 - 06:29
A second Lebanese soldier seized by Islamic State militants near the border with Syria last month is reported to have been beheaded.
Categories: BBC World News