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2 Kentucky governors, past and present, in acrid public feud

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 15:04

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s two most recent governors are feuding, but they can agree on one thing: the FBI is investigating. While peaceful transitions of power are a longstanding U.S. tradition, the handoff in Kentucky from Democrat Steve Beshear to Republican Matt Bevin has been ugly. The two men have argued loudly over health […]

Quotations in the News

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 15:03

“If we go forward pretending that we’re unified, then we are going to be at half-strength this fall.” — House Speaker Paul Ryan to The Journal Times newspaper, defending his stunning decision last week to refuse to endorse Donald Trump, his party’s presumptive presidential nominee. ___ “What this law does is inflict further indignity on […]
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Quotations in the News

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 15:03

“If we go forward pretending that we’re unified, then we are going to be at half-strength this fall.” — House Speaker Paul Ryan to The Journal Times newspaper, defending his stunning decision last week to refuse to endorse Donald Trump, his party’s presumptive presidential nominee. ___ “What this law does is inflict further indignity on […]
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Quotations in the News

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 15:03

“If we go forward pretending that we’re unified, then we are going to be at half-strength this fall.” — House Speaker Paul Ryan to The Journal Times newspaper, defending his stunning decision last week to refuse to endorse Donald Trump, his party’s presumptive presidential nominee. ___ “What this law does is inflict further indignity on […]

Texas lawmakers champion local control, to a point

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 15:02

DALLAS (AP) — Texas leaders have sued the federal government dozens of times, costing millions of dollars, for what they contend are policies that infringe on local control and states’ rights. But when cities across Texas have attempted to pass laws on issues from fracking bans to regulating ride-hailing companies, state lawmakers time and again […]
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Texas lawmakers champion local control, to a point

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 15:02

DALLAS (AP) — Texas leaders have sued the federal government dozens of times, costing millions of dollars, for what they contend are policies that infringe on local control and states’ rights. But when cities across Texas have attempted to pass laws on issues from fracking bans to regulating ride-hailing companies, state lawmakers time and again […]
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Texas lawmakers champion local control, to a point

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 15:02

DALLAS (AP) — Texas leaders have sued the federal government dozens of times, costing millions of dollars, for what they contend are policies that infringe on local control and states’ rights. But when cities across Texas have attempted to pass laws on issues from fracking bans to regulating ride-hailing companies, state lawmakers time and again […]

Quotations in the News

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 15:01
"If we go forward pretending that we're unified, then we are going to be at half-strength this fall." — House Speaker Paul Ryan to The Journal Times newspaper, defending his stunning decision last week to refuse to endorse Donald Trump, his party's presumptive presidential nominee.

Review: Portraits of Vietnam in Love and War

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 14:56
In a remarkable new collection of poetry, Ocean Vuong captures what it means to be an outsider, Michiko Kakutani writes.

Inmate captured just shy of parole, faces more prison time

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 14:37

In this frame grab taken from video, Arthur Buckel, center, sits on a guardrail surrounded by police officers after being taken into custody near Double Trouble State Park, Monday, May 9, 2016, in Lacey Township, N.J. The minimum security prison inmate who escaped last week once served time for manslaughter for killing a baby and had been behind bars on assault, drug possession and burglary charges. (AP Photo/ WPVI-TV)LACEY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — An inmate who escaped from a minimum security prison in New Jersey just weeks shy of being eligible for parole could now face an additional three to five years behind bars for the escape, officials said.


Poll: Clinton, Trump 'dead even' in Florida, Ohio, and Pennsylvania

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 14:37

It looks like it could be a very tight general election

       

White Pass - 5/9/2016 11:04:22 PM

White Pass Report - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 14:33
White Pass US12
5/9/2016 11:04:22 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 - 5/9/2016 11:09:38 PM

Satus Pass Report - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 14:33
Satus Pass US97
5/9/2016 11:09:38 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 - 5/9/2016 11:04:58 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 14:33
Stevens Pass US2
5/9/2016 11:04:58 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 - 5/9/2016 11:11:24 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 14:33
Blewett Pass US97
5/9/2016 11:11:24 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 - 5/9/2016 11:09:30 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 14:33
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
5/9/2016 11:09:30 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Advanced Notice: Closure planned at 7:00 AM west bound I-90 at exit 70 near Easton for up to 2 hours to recover an overturned semi from the shoulder. Rock blasting closures scheduled Tuesday May 10 through Thursday May 12, 7 p.m. lasting for one hour or more.

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Under reform mantle, Shiite cleric fractures Iraqi politics

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 14:30

BAGHDAD (AP) — After more than a decade of dipping in and out of Iraqi politics, Muqtada al-Sadr, the young Shiite cleric who first made his name fighting U.S. forces in post-2003 Iraq, is leveraging his enduring popular appeal to again roil Iraq’s political order. On April 30, when his supporters invaded the highly fortified […]
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Under reform mantle, Shiite cleric fractures Iraqi politics

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 14:30

BAGHDAD (AP) — After more than a decade of dipping in and out of Iraqi politics, Muqtada al-Sadr, the young Shiite cleric who first made his name fighting U.S. forces in post-2003 Iraq, is leveraging his enduring popular appeal to again roil Iraq’s political order. On April 30, when his supporters invaded the highly fortified […]
Categories: Sports Center

Under reform mantle, Shiite cleric fractures Iraqi politics

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 14:30

BAGHDAD (AP) — After more than a decade of dipping in and out of Iraqi politics, Muqtada al-Sadr, the young Shiite cleric who first made his name fighting U.S. forces in post-2003 Iraq, is leveraging his enduring popular appeal to again roil Iraq’s political order. On April 30, when his supporters invaded the highly fortified […]

Planned Parenthood shooting defendant returning to court

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 14:26

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A man who admitted killing three people at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic is returning to court for the continuation of a hearing on whether he’s mentally competent to stand trial. A psychologist who examined 57-year-old Robert Dear is scheduled to testify Tuesday. Dear is charged with 179 counts including […]
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