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Who hates Obamacare?

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 08:03

Ted Cruz had a teachable moment in Iowa, although he himself will learn nothing from it. A voter told Cruz the story of his brother-in-law, a barber who had never been able to afford health insurance. He finally got insurance thanks to Obamacare — and discovered that it was too late. He had terminal cancer […]

Clean Energy Fund is delivering outside funding, results

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 08:01

Before the Clean Energy Fund, no one thought energy storage could be a Washington state economic driver. They do now.
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Clean Energy Fund is delivering outside funding, results

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 08:01

Before the Clean Energy Fund, no one thought energy storage could be a Washington state economic driver. They do now.
Categories: Sports Center

Clean Energy Fund is delivering outside funding, results

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 08:01

Before the Clean Energy Fund, no one thought energy storage could be a Washington state economic driver. They do now.

Officials: 2 men who saved girl from raccoon attack safe from rabies

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 07:55

 2 men who saved girl from raccoon attack safe from rabiesMontgomery County Health Department officials say two men who came to the aid of a young girl who was being attacked by a rabid raccoon Thursday in Lower Merion, Pa., are safe from contracting rabies.


White Pass - 2/7/2016 3:31:55 PM

White Pass Report - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 07:54
White Pass US12
2/7/2016 3:31:55 PM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet. 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. Repair work is in winter shutdown and will resume around the first part of April.

Weather:
Broken overcast skies

Satus Pass - 2/7/2016 3:38:50 PM

Satus Pass Report - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 07:54
Satus Pass US97
2/7/2016 3:38:50 PM

Temperature: 49 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Clear skies

Stevens Pass - 2/7/2016 3:35:48 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 07:54
Stevens Pass US2
2/7/2016 3:35:48 PM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Overcast Skies

Blewett Pass - 2/7/2016 3:38:58 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 07:54
Blewett Pass US97
2/7/2016 3:38:58 PM

Temperature: 40 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and dry, wet in places.

Weather:
Overcast skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 2/7/2016 3:23:07 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 07:54
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
2/7/2016 3:23:07 PM

Temperature: 27 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is Bare and dry

Weather:
Partly cloudy

Sheriff: Texas teen kills mom, 2 neighbors, then himself

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 07:53

In this Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016 photo, Uvalde County Sheriffs Deputies talk with an individual while guarding the intersection to a neighborhood several miles outside of Uvalde after a standoff resulted in multiple deaths. The incident started on Friday. (Kin Man Hui, San Antonio Express-News via AP) RUMBO DE SAN ANTONIO OUT; NO SALES; MANDATORY CREDITMcALLEN, Texas (AP) — A 19-year-old killed his mother and two neighbors before turning his gun on himself in a shooting that brought SWAT and various emergency vehicles to a rural area in Texas, authorities said Sunday.


NYC man killed by falling crane eulogized as generous, kind

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 07:53

Firefighters and construction crews work on clearing a collapsed crane, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in New York. Officials are working to determine why a huge construction crane that was being lowered during strong winds came crashing down onto a street. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)NEW YORK (AP) — A pedestrian killed by a collapsing crane was eulogized Sunday as a man of kindness and generosity as the final remnants of the crumpled steel were removed from the Manhattan street where they fell.


Bosnian women protest at headscarf ban

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 07:52
About 2,000 women in Bosnia protest against a ban on wearing Islamic headscarves in courts and other legal institutions.
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Carrier triples French firepower in IS fight

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 07:42
The French carrier bringing the fight to Islamic State
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: Behind the scenes of an air strike

BBC World News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 07:38
Behind the scenes of an air strike, aboard the French aircraft carrier, the Charles de Gaulle, in the Gulf.
Categories: BBC World News

Super Bowl ads: What financial crisis?

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 07:34

This image provided by Amazon shows a scene from the company's spot for Super Bowl 50, with Alec Baldwin, center right, and Missy Elliott, right. (Amazon via AP)NEW YORK (AP) — The latest developments in Super Bowl commercials before, during and after the Big Game:


Somalia spokesman: Video shows laptop handed to bomb suspect

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 07:31

 Video shows laptop handed to bomb suspectMOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Security video footage taken at Mogadishu airport shows two men handing what looks like a laptop computer to the suspected suicide bomber after he passed through the security checkpoint, Somalia's government spokesman said Sunday.


Police: 2 dead, 4 hurt in shooting after Mississippi parade

NBA - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 07:29

PASS CHRISTIAN, Miss. (AP) — South Mississippi police say a shooting after a Mardi Gras parade in Pass Christian has left two people dead and four others wounded. Police Chief Tim Hendricks confirmed the number of dead and wounded to WLOX-TV (http://bit.ly/1nRDMjF ). “It’s chaos,” he told The Sun Herald (http://bit.ly/20PHjO1 ). “We are roping […]
Categories: Sports Center

Police: 2 dead, 4 hurt in shooting after Mississippi parade

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 07:29

PASS CHRISTIAN, Miss. (AP) — South Mississippi police say a shooting after a Mardi Gras parade in Pass Christian has left two people dead and four others wounded. Police Chief Tim Hendricks confirmed the number of dead and wounded to WLOX-TV (http://bit.ly/1nRDMjF ). “It’s chaos,” he told The Sun Herald (http://bit.ly/20PHjO1 ). “We are roping […]
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Police: 2 dead, 4 hurt in shooting after Mississippi parade

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 07:29

PASS CHRISTIAN, Miss. (AP) — South Mississippi police say a shooting after a Mardi Gras parade in Pass Christian has left two people dead and four others wounded. Police Chief Tim Hendricks confirmed the number of dead and wounded to WLOX-TV (http://bit.ly/1nRDMjF ). “It’s chaos,” he told The Sun Herald (http://bit.ly/20PHjO1 ). “We are roping […]