In an attempt to avoid an embarrassing situation of having no marijuana on store shelves, the Washington State Liquor Control Board will begin issuing final licenses to retail marijuana shops via email at 1 a.m. Monday morning.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Hurricane Arthur, churning up parallel to the U.S. east coast, weakened to a Category 1 on Friday morning after swiping North Carolina's Outer Banks on Independence Day. The Hurricane Center said it had maximum sustained winds of 90 miles per hour (145 kph) as it pulled away from North Carolina and moved offshore. (Reporting by Sandra Maler; Editing by James Dalgleish)
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: Due to the Fourth of July Holiday, construction related activities will not impact traffic Thursday, July 3 through Sunday, July 6. However, due to holiday traffic, drivers may experience delays.
An overpass under construction collapsed Thursday in this World Cup host city, killing at least two people and trapping a commuter bus, two construction trucks and a car in an embarrassment for a country that has been basking in praise for what has mostly been a smoothly running soccer tournament.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The top jobs numbers for June would have seemed to be cause for some appreciation. After all, the unemployment rate dipped to 6.1 percent, the lowest in six years, and hiring showed five months of steady growth.