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The Latest: Public viewing for ex-Providence Mayor Cianci

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:39

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The latest on the death of former Providence Mayor Vincent “Buddy” Cianci Jr., who dominated Rhode Island politics for parts of four decades before serving time for corruption (all times local): 12:30 a.m. A public viewing is expected to be held at city hall for former Mayor Vincent “Buddy” Cianci Jr., […]

Novak Djokovic defeats Roger Federer in Australian Open semifinals

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:35

Novak Djokovic’s 6-1, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 victory over Roger Federer put him in his sixth Australian Open final.
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Novak Djokovic defeats Roger Federer in Australian Open semifinals

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:35

Novak Djokovic’s 6-1, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 victory over Roger Federer put him in his sixth Australian Open final.
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Novak Djokovic defeats Roger Federer in Australian Open semifinals

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:35

Novak Djokovic’s 6-1, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 victory over Roger Federer put him in his sixth Australian Open final.

News Analysis: Donald Trump Takes to Solo Stage Instead of G.O.P. Debate

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:29
It was supposed to be about the veterans. It was not really about the veterans.









Huskies hold onto first place with nail-biter win at UCLA

WA Huskies - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:28

Andrew Andrews, who finished with 12 points, was one of six Huskies who scored in double figures. Washington had a big lead at the half but nearly blew it thanks to foul trouble.
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Woman falls victim to IRS scam, loses $10K

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:25

Woman falls victim to IRS scam, loses $10KThe ABC7 I-team has a new warning from the IRS and talks to one Schaumburg woman who lost $10,000. She is embarrassed but coming forward - saying she wants to share her story to help others.


U.S. Navy commander pleads guilty in corruption scandal

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:24
Commander Michael Vannak Khem Misiewicz appeared in U.S. District Court in San Diego to answer to charges of conspiracy to commit bribery and bribery of a public official stemming from his involvement in a scandal surrounding a contractor who serviced ships in the Navy's Pacific Fleet. Misiewicz admitted to providing Malaysian businessman Leonard Francis, known to friends as "Fat Leonard," classified information worth millions of dollars. The information he gave to Francis included ship movements and helping arrange visits by U.S. Navy vessels to ports where Francis' company, the Singapore-based Glenn Davis Marine Asia Ltd, had contracts to provide tugboats, security, fuel, waste removal and other services, prosecutors said.

Fox News debate (minus Trump) pulls in 12.5M viewers

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:23

Trump held a rival event in Des Moines Thursday night.

       

For the Record: How does one become a one-horse country

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:22

Happy Friday, For the Record peeps! It’s a magical time in FTR Land. The caucuses are only days away. We watched the last debate before said...

       

Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio Clash Harshly, Filling Void on G.O.P. Debate Stage

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:22
The final Republican debate before the Iowa caucuses took a surreal turn as seven candidates found their messages overshadowed by Donald J. Trump’s boycott of the event.









Fundraiser held for Philadelphia officer who survived ambush

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:17

Fundraiser held for Philadelphia officer who survived ambushIt was a hero's welcome Thursday night at Philadelphia Fraternal of Police headquarters for Officer Jesse Hartnett.


102-year-old Iowan prepares to cast her 20th presidential vote

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:16

Ruline Steininger’s political endorsement might not come with star power, but it exemplifies staying power.

       

Chinese ship with advanced sonar to search for Flight 370

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:13

FILE - In this March 18, 2014 file photo, students from the Benigno "Ninoy" Aquino High School walk on a mural depicting the missing Malaysia Airlines plane at their campus at Makati city, east of Manila, Philippines. An official said Friday, Jan. 29, 2016 a Chinese ship equipped with advanced sonar equipment will join the search for the Malaysian airliner that disappeared in the southern Indian Ocean almost two years ago. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez, File)CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A Chinese ship equipped with advanced sonar equipment will soon join the search for the Malaysian airliner believed to have crashed in the southern Indian Ocean almost two years ago, an official said on Friday.


Jefferson Airplane co-founder and Jefferson Starship leader Paul Kantner dies at age 74

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:13

Jefferson Airplane co-founder and Jefferson Starship leader Paul Kantner dies at age 74Paul Kantner, an original member of the 1960s rock group Jefferson Airplane who stayed with the San Francisco-based band through its transformation from hippies to hit makers as the eventual leader of successor group Jefferson Starship, has died at age 74.


Center City residents looking for answers after fire

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:11

Center City residents looking for answers after fireA panel consisting of Licenses and Inspections, the Philadelphia Fire Department, the Red Cross and emergency management met with concerned residents affected by last week's Center City fire.


Fundraiser held for Philadelphia officer who survived ambushed

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:10

Fundraiser held for Philadelphia officer who survived ambushIt was a hero's welcome Thursday night at Philadelphia Fraternal of Police headquarters for Officer Jesse Hartnett.


Rubio: White House refuses to link Philadelphia officer shooting to terrorism

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:10

 White House refuses to link Philadelphia officer shooting to terrorismDuring Thursday night's Republican debate, Senator Marco Rubio criticized President Barack Obama's response to the shooting of a Philadelphia police officer.


Police: Suspect kicks out patrol car window

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:09

 Suspect kicks out patrol car windowA car stop by Philadelphia police resulted in at least one person arrested, two guns confiscated, and a police vehicle damaged.


White Pass - 1/28/2016 8:42:26 PM

White Pass Report - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 13:07
White Pass US12
1/28/2016 8:42:26 PM

Temperature: 35 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet. A traffic light is directing traffic lane near the repaired areas both east and west of the pass. Drivers can expect delays. Starting Monday, Jan 25 culvert installation across US 12 at the MP 154, flaggers will direct traffic, may be times that the road will be closed for up to 30 minutes at a time. This work will 24 hours a day, seven days a week until completed.

Weather:
Partly cloudy