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Philadelphia police officers assaulted outside Bustleton bar

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 07:52

Philadelphia police officers assaulted outside Bustleton barThree Philadelphia police officers were assaulted while trying to break up an early morning fight outside a Bustleton bar.


California almond prices see big drop in recent months

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 07:49

MODESTO, Calif. (AP) — Almond prices in California have dropped significantly in the past few months, giving environmentalists hope the slump will halt orchard plantings but experts say the industry’s long-term prospects remain strong. A farmer who could sell a pound of almonds for nearly $5 last summer is now getting as little as $3.10. […]
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California almond prices see big drop in recent months

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 07:49

MODESTO, Calif. (AP) — Almond prices in California have dropped significantly in the past few months, giving environmentalists hope the slump will halt orchard plantings but experts say the industry’s long-term prospects remain strong. A farmer who could sell a pound of almonds for nearly $5 last summer is now getting as little as $3.10. […]
Categories: Sports Center

California almond prices see big drop in recent months

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 07:49

MODESTO, Calif. (AP) — Almond prices in California have dropped significantly in the past few months, giving environmentalists hope the slump will halt orchard plantings but experts say the industry’s long-term prospects remain strong. A farmer who could sell a pound of almonds for nearly $5 last summer is now getting as little as $3.10. […]

3 displaced in Olney house fire

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 07:43

3 displaced in Olney house fireA house fire in the Olney section of Philadelphia has left three people homeless.


Presidential super PACs lost steam in second half of 2015

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 07:40

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sunday is the first time in six months that the public has learned the names of the biggest donors in presidential politics. These contributors give to super political action committees that can accept unlimited amounts of money and are aligned with specific candidates. The 15 major party candidates in the race also […]
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Presidential super PACs lost steam in second half of 2015

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 07:40

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sunday is the first time in six months that the public has learned the names of the biggest donors in presidential politics. These contributors give to super political action committees that can accept unlimited amounts of money and are aligned with specific candidates. The 15 major party candidates in the race also […]
Categories: Sports Center

Presidential super PACs lost steam in second half of 2015

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 07:40

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sunday is the first time in six months that the public has learned the names of the biggest donors in presidential politics. These contributors give to super political action committees that can accept unlimited amounts of money and are aligned with specific candidates. The 15 major party candidates in the race also […]

White Pass - 1/31/2016 3:03:34 PM

White Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 07:38
White Pass US12
1/31/2016 3:03:34 PM

Temperature: 27 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway 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. Monday, Feb 1, 7 AM to noon, expect 30 minute delays. Feb. 2 through the end of March, work will stop for the remainder of the winter. Work to reconstruct the roadway in the three washout locations will resume around the first part of April.

Weather:
Overcast skies

Satus Pass - 1/31/2016 3:10:06 PM

Satus Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 07:38
Satus Pass US97
1/31/2016 3:10:06 PM

Temperature: 36 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Overcast skies

Stevens Pass - 1/31/2016 3:03:34 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 07:38
Stevens Pass US2
1/31/2016 3:03:34 PM

Temperature: 29 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet

Weather:
Overcast skies

Blewett Pass - 1/31/2016 3:03:34 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 07:38
Blewett Pass US97
1/31/2016 3:03:34 PM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and dry, wet in places

Weather:
Overcast skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/31/2016 3:05:46 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 07:38
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/31/2016 3:05:46 PM

Temperature: 35 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet

Weather:
Occasional rain or snow

Two Virginia Tech Students Charged in 13-Year-Old’s Death

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 07:34
David Eisenhauer, a freshman charged with abduction and murder, knew the victim, who had been missing since Wednesday, according to investigators.









Police: Person of interest in custody in SEPTA bus stabbing

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 07:34

 Man charged in SEPTA bus stabbingPolice say they have a person of interest in custody in connection with a stabbing on a bus in the city's Frankford section.


Microsoft Plumbs Ocean’s Depths to Test Underwater Data Center

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 07:25
Microsoft sank a data center on the ocean floor, where the sea water acts as a coolant, and plans to use the waves to power it. The results were encouraging enough to try a bigger version.









Investigation starts into huge fire at Lexington stockyard

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 07:25

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Investigators say they are interviewing witnesses to a massive fire that destroyed a beef cattle auction business in Kentucky. Lexington Fire Department spokesman Joe Best said Sunday that it’s too early to determine the cause of the fire. The blaze Saturday destroyed seven acres of the stockyards operated by the Blue […]
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Investigation starts into huge fire at Lexington stockyard

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 07:25

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Investigators say they are interviewing witnesses to a massive fire that destroyed a beef cattle auction business in Kentucky. Lexington Fire Department spokesman Joe Best said Sunday that it’s too early to determine the cause of the fire. The blaze Saturday destroyed seven acres of the stockyards operated by the Blue […]
Categories: Sports Center

Investigation starts into huge fire at Lexington stockyard

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 07:25

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Investigators say they are interviewing witnesses to a massive fire that destroyed a beef cattle auction business in Kentucky. Lexington Fire Department spokesman Joe Best said Sunday that it’s too early to determine the cause of the fire. The blaze Saturday destroyed seven acres of the stockyards operated by the Blue […]

Investigation starts into huge fire at Lexington stockyard

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 07:24

Firefighters work to extinguish a fire at Viking Wholesale after it had spread from the neighboring Bluegrass Stockyards on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in Lexington, Ky. Lexington Fire Department spokesman Joe Best said Saturday the blaze was one of the largest he has seen in his 25 years with the department.(AP Photo/David Stephenson)LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Investigators say they are interviewing witnesses to a massive fire that destroyed a beef cattle auction business in Kentucky.