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Hawaii aims to be 1st to help farmers get certified organic

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:49

In this photo taken Monday, May, 9, 2016, Sean Anderson, founder and farm manager of Green Rows Farm, sniffs a pile of soil in Waimanalo, Hawaii. Anderson hopes to take advantage of a bill passed by the Hawaii Legislature which sets up tax breaks for farmers to offset the cost of becoming certified as organic by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. (AP Photo/Cathy Bussewitz)WAIMANALO, Hawaii (AP) — On a farm tucked under a lush Hawaii mountainside, Sean Anderson tends passion fruit, kale and salad greens — using only what nature provides.


Transgender man to fight China ruling

BBC World News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:46
A Chinese transgender man has vowed to keep fighting for equality after a court rejected his complaint that he was fired unfairly, in the first case of its kind in mainland China.
Categories: BBC World News

The audacious plan to airlift 80 rhinos to Australia

BBC World News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:45
One man's audacious plan to fly 80 rhinos to Australia
Categories: BBC World News

Crowe and Gosling in a Comedy? Seriously

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:43
Two Hollywood stars talk about channeling Abbott and Costello, performing a toilet scene and getting it all together for “The Nice Guys.”

Woman killed in home as children slept; victim and suspect ID'd

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:41

Woman killed in home as children slept; victim and suspect ID'dA 24-year-old man is in custody after police say he killed his girlfriend as her children slept nearby, then led police on a brief chase.


White Pass - 5/10/2016 7:15:07 AM

White Pass Report - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:37
White Pass US12
5/10/2016 7:15:07 AM

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:


Satus Pass - 5/10/2016 7:18:17 AM

Satus Pass Report - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:37
Satus Pass US97
5/10/2016 7:18:17 AM

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:


Stevens Pass - 5/10/2016 7:19:50 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:37
Stevens Pass US2
5/10/2016 7:19:50 AM

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 - 5/10/2016 7:09:40 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:37
Blewett Pass US97
5/10/2016 7:09:40 AM

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 - 5/10/2016 7:17:35 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:37
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
5/10/2016 7:17:35 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
Pass Closed

Conditions:
I-90 westbound is closed at milepost 70 near Easton for recovery of a semi trailer involved in an earlier collision. Rock blasting closures scheduled Wednesday May 11 and Thursday May 12, 7 p.m. lasting for one hour or more.

Weather:


Arkansas teen changes plea to guilty in grandparent killings

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:37

CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas teenager has pleaded guilty to charges that he killed the couple who raised him as their grandson. Justin Staton, who is now 15 years old, pleaded guilty Tuesday to two counts of first-degree murder and other charges related to the 2015 shooting deaths of Robert and Patricia Cogdell. A […]
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Arkansas teen changes plea to guilty in grandparent killings

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:37

CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas teenager has pleaded guilty to charges that he killed the couple who raised him as their grandson. Justin Staton, who is now 15 years old, pleaded guilty Tuesday to two counts of first-degree murder and other charges related to the 2015 shooting deaths of Robert and Patricia Cogdell. A […]
Categories: Sports Center

Arkansas teen changes plea to guilty in grandparent killings

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:37

CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas teenager has pleaded guilty to charges that he killed the couple who raised him as their grandson. Justin Staton, who is now 15 years old, pleaded guilty Tuesday to two counts of first-degree murder and other charges related to the 2015 shooting deaths of Robert and Patricia Cogdell. A […]

Woman found beaten to death in abandoned Kensington home ID'd

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:37

Woman found beaten to death in abandoned Kensington home ID'dOfficers say they were tipped off to the homicide after they conducted a pedestrian stop. That person told them to check the home.


UK think tank says exit from EU would be ‘significant shock’

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:34

LONDON (AP) — A British think tank says a decision by U.K. voters to leave the European Union would represent a significant shock to the economy — with the pound dropping by as much as 20 percent in the immediate aftermath of the June 23 referendum. Economists at the National Institute of Economic and Social […]
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UK think tank says exit from EU would be ‘significant shock’

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:34

LONDON (AP) — A British think tank says a decision by U.K. voters to leave the European Union would represent a significant shock to the economy — with the pound dropping by as much as 20 percent in the immediate aftermath of the June 23 referendum. Economists at the National Institute of Economic and Social […]
Categories: Sports Center

UK think tank says exit from EU would be ‘significant shock’

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:34

LONDON (AP) — A British think tank says a decision by U.K. voters to leave the European Union would represent a significant shock to the economy — with the pound dropping by as much as 20 percent in the immediate aftermath of the June 23 referendum. Economists at the National Institute of Economic and Social […]

Arresting officer charged in Freddie Gray case chooses a trial before a judge instead of jury

NBA - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:29

BALTIMORE (AP) — Arresting officer charged in Freddie Gray case chooses a trial before a judge instead of jury.
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Arresting officer charged in Freddie Gray case chooses a trial before a judge instead of jury

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:29

BALTIMORE (AP) — Arresting officer charged in Freddie Gray case chooses a trial before a judge instead of jury.
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Arresting officer charged in Freddie Gray case chooses a trial before a judge instead of jury

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 05/10/2016 - 22:29

BALTIMORE (AP) — Arresting officer charged in Freddie Gray case chooses a trial before a judge instead of jury.