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Pac-12 Hoops: Does Anybody Care?

WA Huskies - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 11:01
Scathing column from Bud Withers about the low attendance and apathy surrounding Pac-12 basketball. It's a good read.
Categories: Sports Center

Iraq Veteran, Now a West Point Professor, Seeks to Rein In Disability Pay

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 10:58
Lt. Col. Daniel Gade is traveling the country to urge a shift toward work incentives for disabled veterans, but some find his message misguided.

FBI says shooter at Texas VA clinic was ex-employee

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 10:54

CORRECTS YEAR - A law enforcement officer talks to a man with an oxygen tank who was one of many waiting to be debriefed about a shooting inside the El Paso, Texas VA Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015. A gunman opened fire at the veterans' medical clinic in West Texas on Tuesday, killing one other person, officials said. The gunman was also killed. (AP Photo/The El Paso Times, Victor Calzada)EL PASO, Texas (AP) — An Army veteran who fatally shot a psychologist at a West Texas veterans' hospital before killing himself was a former clerk at the clinic and had threatened the doctor in 2013, the FBI said Wednesday.


Obama in Phoenix: Housing market now driving economy

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 10:54

In Phoenix speech, the president focuses on housing policy.

       

2 arraigned in shootings of NY officers at bodega robbery

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 10:54
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City prosecutors say one man has been charged with attempted murder and another with burglary in the robbery of a Bronx bodega in which two police officers were shot.

Samsung forecasts 37% profit fall

BBC World News - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 10:53
South Korea's Samsung Electronics has forecast a 37.4% fall in quarterly operating profit from a year earlier.
Categories: BBC World News

A few baseball dates to remember -- Mariners Fanfest on January 24-25, full spring training schedule

Seattle Mariners - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 10:46
Pitchers and catchers will report to Peoria on Feb. 20 .... so about 43 days from now.
Categories: Sports Center

Political Memo: In G.O.P., a Divide of Ideology and Age

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 10:41
As Mike Huckabee and Jeb Bush consider seeking the Republican nomination for president, they face challenges in their party over their past departures from conservative orthodoxy.

The New Health Care: The Drugs That Companies Promote to Doctors Are Rarely Breakthroughs

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 10:39
The money spent to influence doctors tends to be in the service of newer drugs that are “fairly redundant.”






Teenager pleads guilty in beating death of WW2 veteran

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 10:24

Kenan Adams Kinard, center, is led into a courtroom, Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015, in Spokane, Wash. before taking a plea deal in the murder of Delbert Belton. (AP Photo/The Spokesman-Review, Jesse Tinsley)SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A 17-year-old pleaded guilty Wednesday to murder in the beating death of 88-year-old Delbert Belton, a World War II veteran who survived the battle of Okinawa but was killed in a robbery outside a Washington state bar in 2013.


Obama issues 3 veto threats in 2 days

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 10:24

President Barack Obama walks across the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015, before boarding Marine One helicopter for a short trip to Andrews Air Force Base, Md.. Obama is traveling to Detroit area to speak to workers at Ford automotive plant. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House threatened more vetoes Wednesday against top-priority legislation of the two-day-old Republican-controlled Congress, and GOP leaders said they intend to keep challenging President Barack Obama to sign early measures that demonstrate bipartisan support.


Seahawks' injury report: Four players didn't practice

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 10:16
Here is Seattle's injury report from Wednesday's practice:
Categories: Sports Center

‘Dangerous Moment’ for Europe, as Fear and Resentment Grow

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 10:14
The strike against the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo seems certain to accelerate the growth of anti-Islamic sentiment in Europe.






On Baseball: For New Hall of Famers Randy Johnson and Craig Biggio, Baseball Was a Contact Sport

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 10:11
Nobody alive has been hit by more major league pitches than Craig Biggio, and nobody alive has hit more major league batters than Randy Johnson, another new Hall of Famer.

FCC chairman hints at utility-style rules for Internet

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 10:11
LAS VEGAS (AP) — FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler appears poised to propose new rules that would classify Internet service providers as public utilities in a move designed to ensure everyone has the same access to free content online.

FCC chairman hints at utility-style rules for Internet

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 10:11
LAS VEGAS (AP) — FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler appears poised to propose new rules that would classify Internet service providers as public utilities in a move designed to ensure everyone has the same access to free content online.

French police hunt door to door for terror suspects

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 10:09

Two brothers sought in slayings were on a U.S. no-fly watch list.

       

An Industry Will Vanish, Along With a Cellphone Ban in New York City Schools

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 10:08
Starting March 2, students will be allowed to carry the devices into public schools, and the phone storage business — provided by trucks, vans and other local vendors — will no longer be necessary.

White Pass - 1/7/2015 4:43:33 PM

White Pass Report - Thu, 01/08/2015 - 10:07
White Pass US12
1/7/2015 4:43:33 PM

Temperature: 42 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Clear skies