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Macy’s opens the retail earnings season with a clunk

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 08:03

Shares tumbled across the retail sector Wednesday as Macy’s slashed its profit and sales expectations for the year after a sales funk deepened during the spring.
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Macy’s opens the retail earnings season with a clunk

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 08:03

Shares tumbled across the retail sector Wednesday as Macy’s slashed its profit and sales expectations for the year after a sales funk deepened during the spring.
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Macy’s opens the retail earnings season with a clunk

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 08:03

Shares tumbled across the retail sector Wednesday as Macy’s slashed its profit and sales expectations for the year after a sales funk deepened during the spring.

The unlikely champion who saved the Seattle Mariners

Seattle Mariners - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 08:01

At a lunch at Safeco Field on Thursday, the Mariners will honor the man who put together the public-private, international coalition that saved the team from leaving town 25 years ago: former U.S. Sen. Slade Gorton.
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Judge to weigh value of historic presidential yacht Sequoia

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 07:55

FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2013 file photo, the yacht Sequoia motors on the Anacostia River in Washington. A Delaware judge is holding a hearing Wednesday, May 11, 2016, to determine a price at which a lender can exercise an option to purchase the former presidential yacht Sequoia or cede possession to its current owners. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)GEORGETOWN, Del. (AP) — In its glory days, the yacht Sequoia was a spit-polished, floating mini-palace, on which presidents from Herbert Hoover to Jimmy Carter entertained dignitaries and diplomats, or simply sought refuge from the Oval Office and the glare of the international spotlight.


Chris Iannetta homer in 11th inning lifts Mariners to sweep of Rays

Seattle Mariners - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 07:54

The Mariners catcher crushed a solo home run off of Steve Geltz in the bottom of the 11th inning to give Seattle a 6-5 win over the Tampa Bay Rays and a three-game series sweep.
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White Pass - 5/11/2016 4:21:21 PM

White Pass Report - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 07:54
White Pass US12
5/11/2016 4:21:21 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
A traffic light is directing traffic through a single lane near the repaired areas both east and west of the pass. Drivers can expect delays at the signals. Construction has begun and drivers could experience as much as 30 minutes of additional weekday travel time. On nights and weekends, crews will be off the road and delays will be minimal.

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Satus Pass - 5/11/2016 4:36:43 PM

Satus Pass Report - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 07:54
Satus Pass US97
5/11/2016 4:36:43 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available.

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Stevens Pass - 5/11/2016 4:20:43 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 07:54
Stevens Pass US2
5/11/2016 4:20:43 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available.

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Blewett Pass - 5/11/2016 4:39:50 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 07:54
Blewett Pass US97
5/11/2016 4:39:50 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available.

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Snoqualmie Pass - 5/11/2016 4:37:50 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 07:54
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
5/11/2016 4:37:50 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Pass is open. Rock blasting closures scheduled Wednesday May 11 and Thursday May 12, starting at 7 p.m. and lasting for one hour or more. Eastbound traffic will be stopped at Gold Creek, mp 56, westbound traffic will be stopped at mp 62, near Cabin Creek. No services are available past exit 53 eb and exit 70 wb during blasting closures.

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US approves UN use of force to protect civilians in conflict

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 07:52
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United States on Wednesday pledged to support a set of principles that give a green light for U.N. peacekeeping troops and police to use force to protect civilians in armed conflicts.

Woman pleads guilty in death of boy pinned against couch

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 07:52
ENGLEWOOD, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman has pleaded guilty in the death of a 6-year-old boy who authorities say died after he was pinned against a couch on Christmas Eve.

Seahawks receiver Ricardo Lockette to announce retirement on Thursday

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 07:47

Seahawks receiver Riccardo Lockette is expected to announce his retirement at a press conference Thursday after suffering a severe neck injury last season.
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Seahawks receiver Ricardo Lockette to announce retirement on Thursday

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 07:47

Seahawks receiver Riccardo Lockette is expected to announce his retirement at a press conference Thursday after suffering a severe neck injury last season.
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Seahawks receiver Ricardo Lockette to announce retirement on Thursday

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 07:47

Seahawks receiver Riccardo Lockette is expected to announce his retirement at a press conference Thursday after suffering a severe neck injury last season.

Man pleads guilty to killing 3, including ex-girlfriend

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 07:47

WINONA, Miss. (AP) — A 12-year-old who narrowly escaped being shot by his father watched in a Mississippi courtroom Wednesday as the man told a judge he killed the boy’s mother, grandmother and another man. In Winona, Odell Hallmon pleaded guilty to three counts of first degree murder only two weeks after the April 27 […]
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Man pleads guilty to killing 3, including ex-girlfriend

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 07:47

WINONA, Miss. (AP) — A 12-year-old who narrowly escaped being shot by his father watched in a Mississippi courtroom Wednesday as the man told a judge he killed the boy’s mother, grandmother and another man. In Winona, Odell Hallmon pleaded guilty to three counts of first degree murder only two weeks after the April 27 […]
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Man pleads guilty to killing 3, including ex-girlfriend

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 07:47

WINONA, Miss. (AP) — A 12-year-old who narrowly escaped being shot by his father watched in a Mississippi courtroom Wednesday as the man told a judge he killed the boy’s mother, grandmother and another man. In Winona, Odell Hallmon pleaded guilty to three counts of first degree murder only two weeks after the April 27 […]

Prosecutors: Man who shot himself during Seattle standoff robbed man he met on Grindr

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 07:46

The man who shot himself after an eight-hour standoff with police on Queen Anne Monday has been charged with first-degree armed robbery of a man he met on the hookup appGrindr.
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