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Photos of the Day: April 30, 2016

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 12:19

Explore the news of the day with these images from around the world.

Obama takes one more shot at zinging official Washington

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 12:14

Obama takes one more shot at zinging official WashingtonObama drew plenty of laughs with his barbed remarks to a ballroom filled with journalists, politicians, and movie and television stars.


Kentridge’s Tanner Conner rolls to victory in three events at Shoreline Invitational

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 12:11

The 6-foot-4 Conner proved he’s a growing force with impressive victories in the 110 hurdles (14.33), 300 hurdles (39.67) and the long jump (21-11) in the 37th annual Shoreline Invitational track and field meet on Saturday at Shoreline Stadium.
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Kentridge’s Tanner Conner rolls to victory in three events at Shoreline Invitational

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 12:11

The 6-foot-4 Conner proved he’s a growing force with impressive victories in the 110 hurdles (14.33), 300 hurdles (39.67) and the long jump (21-11) in the 37th annual Shoreline Invitational track and field meet on Saturday at Shoreline Stadium.
Categories: Sports Center

Kentridge’s Tanner Conner rolls to victory in three events at Shoreline Invitational

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 12:11

The 6-foot-4 Conner proved he’s a growing force with impressive victories in the 110 hurdles (14.33), 300 hurdles (39.67) and the long jump (21-11) in the 37th annual Shoreline Invitational track and field meet on Saturday at Shoreline Stadium.

Crime Fighters: $25,000 reward offered in murder of Don Ly

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 12:08

 $25,000 reward offered in murder of Don LySuspect sought in murder of fruit cart vendor in South Philadelphia.


Venezuela hikes minimum wage 30 percent amid economic crunch

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 12:04

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s president is ordering a 30 percent increase in the minimum wage, the latest move by the socialist government to grapple with high inflation and economic stagnation. The boost announced Saturday night by President Nicolas Maduro comes after a 25 percent increase on March 1. The new increase is effective Sunday, […]
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Venezuela hikes minimum wage 30 percent amid economic crunch

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 12:04

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s president is ordering a 30 percent increase in the minimum wage, the latest move by the socialist government to grapple with high inflation and economic stagnation. The boost announced Saturday night by President Nicolas Maduro comes after a 25 percent increase on March 1. The new increase is effective Sunday, […]
Categories: Sports Center

Venezuela hikes minimum wage 30 percent amid economic crunch

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 12:04

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s president is ordering a 30 percent increase in the minimum wage, the latest move by the socialist government to grapple with high inflation and economic stagnation. The boost announced Saturday night by President Nicolas Maduro comes after a 25 percent increase on March 1. The new increase is effective Sunday, […]

Venezuela hikes minimum wage 30 percent amid economic crunch

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 12:02

File-This April 19, 2016, file photo shows Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro greeting supporters upon his arrival to Bolivar Square to celebrate the 206th anniversary of the call for independence from Spain, in Caracas, Venezuela. The president is ordering a 30 percent increase in the minimum wage, the latest move by the socialist government to grapple with high inflation and economic stagnation. The boost announced Saturday, April 30, 2016, by Maduro comes after a 25 percent increase on March 1. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano, File)CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's president is ordering a 30 percent increase in the minimum wage, the latest move by the socialist government to grapple with high inflation and economic stagnation.


Terminating parental rights: State policies vary widely

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 12:01

NEW YORK (AP) — For child-welfare agencies across the United States, it’s the ultimate sanction: terminating the rights of parents to raise their own children due to concerns about abuse and neglect. All states resort to this step when deemed necessary for a child’s well-being, but there are wide state-to-state disparities in the rate of […]
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Terminating parental rights: State policies vary widely

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 12:01

NEW YORK (AP) — For child-welfare agencies across the United States, it’s the ultimate sanction: terminating the rights of parents to raise their own children due to concerns about abuse and neglect. All states resort to this step when deemed necessary for a child’s well-being, but there are wide state-to-state disparities in the rate of […]
Categories: Sports Center

Terminating parental rights: State policies vary widely

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 12:01

NEW YORK (AP) — For child-welfare agencies across the United States, it’s the ultimate sanction: terminating the rights of parents to raise their own children due to concerns about abuse and neglect. All states resort to this step when deemed necessary for a child’s well-being, but there are wide state-to-state disparities in the rate of […]

Obama out: President takes last shots at official Washington

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 11:58

President Barack Obama concludes his remarks after speaking at the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner at the Washington Hilton in Washington, Saturday, April 30, 2016. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)WASHINGTON (AP) — Even though President Barack Obama and his wife can't wait to get out of the White House, being a lame duck can hurt a guy.


White Pass - 4/30/2016 8:37:58 PM

White Pass Report - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 11:54
White Pass US12
4/30/2016 8:37:58 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. 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. 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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Satus Pass - 4/30/2016 8:24:03 PM

Satus Pass Report - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 11:54
Satus Pass US97
4/30/2016 8:24:03 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 - 4/30/2016 8:30:13 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 11:54
Stevens Pass US2
4/30/2016 8:30:13 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.

Weather:


Blewett Pass - 4/30/2016 8:25:01 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 11:54
Blewett Pass US97
4/30/2016 8:25:01 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.

Weather:


Snoqualmie Pass - 4/30/2016 8:26:08 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 11:54
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
4/30/2016 8:26:08 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Rock blasting is completed for this week. During blasting closures eastbound traffic is stopped at Gold Creek milepost 56, westbound traffic is stopped at milepost 63 Cabin Creek. No services are available past exit 53 eastbound and exit 70 westbound during blasting closures.

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DA Seth Williams steps in boxing ring for good cause

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 11:53

DA Seth Williams steps in boxing ring for good causePhiladelphia's district attorney showed off his skills Saturday night - not in the courtroom, but in the boxing ring.