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August 3, 2014 at 9:51 AM

Sunday Memo: Seafair finale … Real-estate bidding wars … Seattle scientists seek Ebola cure

Morning roll-overs: Two separate roll-over accidents on I-5 sent 11 people to the hospital this morning. And state troopers responded to two more. Be safe out there, drivers. More to come.

Traffic: The I-90 bridge will be closed from 12:15  to 2:40 p.m. on Sunday when the Blue Angels perform over Lake Washington for Seafair. Here is the schedule for the final day’s events

Bidding wars: Across King and Snohomish counties, almost 40 percent of homes sold from April to June went for more than their listed prices, a sign that bidding wars are pitting buyers against each other. But the wars aren’t raging everywhere. Explore the data for various neighborhoods with this interactive graphic.

Cast your vote: Today is your last weekend day to work on those primary election ballots. Among the closely watched races: a Seattle parks measure, and a few competitive legislative and congressional races. Ballots must be postmarked by Tuesday.

Ebola: Worried about the Ebola outbreak in West Africa? Two teams of Seattle scientists are working on a cure.

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