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Snoqualmie Pass - 1/6/2015 7:37:05 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:52
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/6/2015 7:37:05 PM

Temperature: 35 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is mostly bare and dry. Westbound traffic is open to one lane travel. Travelers should anticipate heavy traffic through the work zone at milepost 58 just 6 miles east of Snoqualmie pass until the second lane is open later this evening. WSDOT and contractor crews are still working to complete setting barrier from the right lane.

Weather:
Clear skies

Ban on Cellphones in New York City Schools to Be Lifted

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:49
The policy, which has been inconsistently enforced, has been unpopular among parents, who worry about not being able to reach their children.

AccuWeather: Blustery, Frigid Weather and Snow Squalls

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:47

 Blustery, Frigid Weather and Snow SquallsMeteorologist Cecily Tynan is tracking an arctic front that will drop wind chills below zero


Burlington Township High School offers grief counselors after suicides

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:44

Burlington Township High School offers grief counselors after suicidesA Burlington County high school is reaching out to the community after the suicides of two students this week.


At Funeral for Mario Cuomo, Praise for a Leader’s Role as a Humanist

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:43
Former Gov. Mario M. Cuomo was eulogized on Tuesday by his son, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, who called his father “the keynote speaker for our better angels.”






Man shot in Norristown, suspect in custody

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:42

Man shot in Norristown, suspect in custodyPolice have a suspect in custody after a shooting in Norristown.


26-year-old Moorestown mayor sworn in

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:40

26-year-old Moorestown mayor sworn inA new year means new leadership in Moorestown, New Jersey.


CDC: Alcohol poisoning kills 6 a day, mostly middle-aged men

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:39
To the surprise of even health officials, it turns out that most deaths from drinking too much involve middle-aged adults -- not teens or college kids.

2 arrested after shooting that wounded 2 NYC police officers

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:36

2 arrested after shooting that wounded 2 NYC police officersTwo suspects in an armed holdup followed by a wild shootout that left a pair of plainclothes police officers wounded were arrested Tuesday after an intense manhunt.


On the Open Road, Signs of a Changing Cuba

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:34
A road trip across the island revealed a slowly changing Cuba — beautiful, tired and looking ahead.

Gunman, 1 other person dead in shooting at veterans' clinic

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:34

Gunman, 1 other person dead in shooting at veterans' clinicA gunman opened fire at a veterans' medical clinic in West Texas on Tuesday, killing one other person, officials said. The gunman was also killed.


Black ice sends car into Center City building

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:32

Black ice sends car into Center City buildingPolice say black ice led to a driver losing control and crashing into a building in Center City Philadelphia.


Domestic violence charges against Hope Solo stand -- for now

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:31
The trial for soccer superstar Hope Solo is still set to go forward after a Kirkland Municipal Court judge on Tuesday refused to dismiss the charges against her.

At The Gadget Show: Intel CEO issues diversity challenge

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:30

Eliana Pereira Mecham gestures while interacting with RealSense Technology at the Intel booth during the International CES, Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015, in Las Vegas. The technology uses 3D and infrared cameras to allow the user to interact with images on a monitor. (AP Photo/John Locher)LAS VEGAS (AP) — The tech industry says it wants more diversity in its workforce, but the actual hiring doesn't reflect that. Intel CEO Brian Krzanich challenged his own company and the entire industry to do more.


Randy Johnson elected to Baseball Hall of Fame; Edgar Martinez falls short again

Seattle Mariners - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:30
Much like a left-handed hitter opting to take the day off on games Randy Johnson was scheduled to start, the decision to induct Johnson into the Baseball Hall of Fame was easy and intelligent.
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UK veteran who left care home to attend D-Day services dies

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:29
A British nursing home says an ex-naval officer who gained attention after vanishing from his care facility and taking an impromptu bus ride to France to attend D-Day commemorations has died. Bernard Jordan was 90.

No. 1 Kentucky men need overtime to get past Mississippi in SEC opener

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:24
Aaron Harrison scored 26 points, including two big free throws with 1:29 remaining in overtime to put Kentucky ahead to stay, and the top-ranked Wildcats held on for an 89-86 home victory.

Five people, including toddler, found dead in Ohio trailer fire

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:24
By Kim Palmer CLEVELAND (Reuters) - The bodies of five people, including a toddler, were found in the burnt remains of a house trailer in central Ohio early on Tuesday, authorities said. Fairfield County Sheriff Dave Phalen said his office received a call at about 4 a.m. from a resident reporting an explosion and fire at a neighboring trailer on a rural road in Sugar Grove, a town of fewer than 500 people about 40 miles (60 km) south of Columbus. Five bodies were found inside the trailer, which was completely gutted by the fire, Phalen said. ...

UN chief says Palestine will join int'l court on April 1

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:23
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said late Tuesday that the state of Palestine will join the International Criminal Court on April 1, a high-stakes move that will enable the Palestinians to pursue war-crimes charges against Israel.

Oregon man killed self after gunning down California deputy

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:21

FILE - This undated photo provided by the Lane County Sheriff's Department in Eugene, Ore., shows Ricardo Antonio Chaney, 32, of Eugene. A report released Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015 says that Chaney, who killed a California sheriff's deputy in 2014, died from a self-inflicted wound during the ensuing shootout with a police officer. (AP Photo/Lane County Sheriff's Department via The Register-Guard, File)PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon man who killed a California sheriff's deputy last year died from a self-inflicted wound during the ensuing shootout with a police officer, according to the Mendocino County District Attorney's office.