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A lofty calling: Crew sets holds for climbing wall

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 10:01

Gino Garcia and Gary Mattos are building a puzzle on a climbing wall at Stone Gardens in Ballard. They’re setting holds for routes with different challenges and varying degrees of difficulty. “It’s problem solving,” says Garcia. “Every time we set a route you surprise yourself.” He’s wearing climbing shoes with a close fit and sticky […]
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A lofty calling: Crew sets holds for climbing wall

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 10:01

Gino Garcia and Gary Mattos are building a puzzle on a climbing wall at Stone Gardens in Ballard. They’re setting holds for routes with different challenges and varying degrees of difficulty. “It’s problem solving,” says Garcia. “Every time we set a route you surprise yourself.” He’s wearing climbing shoes with a close fit and sticky […]
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A lofty calling: Crew sets holds for climbing wall

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 10:01

Gino Garcia and Gary Mattos are building a puzzle on a climbing wall at Stone Gardens in Ballard. They’re setting holds for routes with different challenges and varying degrees of difficulty. “It’s problem solving,” says Garcia. “Every time we set a route you surprise yourself.” He’s wearing climbing shoes with a close fit and sticky […]

Large tornado hits south of Oklahoma City, two dead

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 09:59
A large and violent tornado hit an area south of Oklahoma City on Monday, causing at least two deaths and reducing at least three homes to splinters, authorities said. The hardest-hit areas were about 70 to 80 miles southeast of Oklahoma City, where a tornado reported to be more than a mile wide ripped through the area. One person was killed in Garvin County, about 60 miles south of Oklahoma City, when a home was destroyed by a twister, an emergency official said.

Urine tests for Zika more accurate than blood

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 09:59

Finding could help people get accurate results more easily.

       

Muslim student misidentified as 'Isis Phillips' in yearbook

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 09:57

Bayan Zehlif, 17, speaks during a news conference on Monday, May 9, 2016 in Anaheim, Calif. Zehlif has posted a photo on Facebook of herself in a hijab with the name "Isis Phillips" underneath it as it appears in the Los Osos High School yearbook. She writes in the post that she's "extremely saddened, disgusted, hurt and embarrassed." She says the school told her it was a "typo" but she says, "I beg to differ." (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (AP) — A Muslim high school student said Monday she's hurt after being mistakenly identified in her Southern California yearbook as "Isis Phillips."


Your Evening Briefing

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 09:54
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

Trial opens in case of Chicago store owner shot by police

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 09:54
CHICAGO (AP) — Trial opened Monday in a federal lawsuit brought by a man seeking millions of dollars in damages after he was shot multiple times by Chicago police officers responding to a robbery at his store.

Golden State’s Curry returns in Game 4 against the Blazers

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 09:51

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Reigning NBA MVP Stephen Curry will return from a right knee sprain for Game 4 of Golden State’s playoff series against the Trail Blazers on Monday night. Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Curry’s return would depend on how he looked in pregame warmups. Moments later, the star guard did not appear […]
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Golden State’s Curry returns in Game 4 against the Blazers

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 09:51

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Reigning NBA MVP Stephen Curry will return from a right knee sprain for Game 4 of Golden State’s playoff series against the Trail Blazers on Monday night. Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Curry’s return would depend on how he looked in pregame warmups. Moments later, the star guard did not appear […]
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Golden State’s Curry returns in Game 4 against the Blazers

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 09:51

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Reigning NBA MVP Stephen Curry will return from a right knee sprain for Game 4 of Golden State’s playoff series against the Trail Blazers on Monday night. Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Curry’s return would depend on how he looked in pregame warmups. Moments later, the star guard did not appear […]

2 confirmed dead in Oklahoma as tornadoes hit Plains

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 09:50

2 confirmed dead in Oklahoma as tornadoes hit PlainsTornadoes swept across portions of the Plains on Monday, killing two people in Oklahoma including an elderly man who was inside a home that was torn apart by one of the violent storms.


U.S. warship sails near island in South China Sea

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 09:46

A U.S. Navy warship sailed within close range of a Chinese-built island in the South China Sea Tuesday, the latest U.S. “freedom of navigati...

       

CEO forced out after Lending Club uncovers loan-sale violations

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 09:43

Renaud Laplanche resigned after an internal review uncovered a violation of the company’s practices.
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CEO forced out after Lending Club uncovers loan-sale violations

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 09:43

Renaud Laplanche resigned after an internal review uncovered a violation of the company’s practices.
Categories: Sports Center

CEO forced out after Lending Club uncovers loan-sale violations

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 09:43

Renaud Laplanche resigned after an internal review uncovered a violation of the company’s practices.

Franklin Institute responds to judge's ruling in disability case

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 09:43

Franklin Institute responds to judge's ruling in disability caseA federal judge says the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia violated the rights of severely disabled guests by forcing them to pay two entrance fees - one for them and another for their caretakers.


State Dept. says it has no emails from ex-Clinton staffer

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 09:37
WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department can find no emails to or from a former Hillary Clinton aide who worked for the agency and also managed Clinton's private computer server while she served as secretary of state, the government told a Republican party group in a court filing made public Monday. The agency insisted later that some messages to and from the ex-aide were recovered and turned over in other inquiries.

Tired of Earth? Kepler space telescope finds 1,284 other planets to consider

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 09:32

It's the single largest finding of planets to date

       

White Pass - 5/9/2016 6:01:19 PM

White Pass Report - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 09:31
White Pass US12
5/9/2016 6:01:19 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.

Weather: