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NTSB to release documents in Amtrak crash that killed 8

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:51

NTSB to release documents in Amtrak crash that killed 8A federal accident investigations board is set to release documents that could shed light on the cause of the fatal Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia last year.


Trial on North Carolina voter ID lawsuits likely to wrap up

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:49
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Closing arguments are expected in the federal trial on North Carolina's requirement that voters provide a picture ID to cast a ballot.

SA men jailed over photographed murder

BBC World News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:49
Two South African men found guilty of murdering Mozambican Manuel Josias Sithole, which got widespread publicity, are sentenced to 10 and 17 years.
Categories: BBC World News

Falls Bridge closure begins today for repairs

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:49

Falls Bridge closure begins today for repairsThousands of drivers who use the Falls Bridge each day will need to find another way to get around.


Michigan environmental agency to present Flint water-testing plan: report

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:44

The top of a water tower is seen at the Flint Water Plant in Flint, MichiganThe Michigan Department of Environmental Quality will present a comprehensive plan to federal officials on Monday to test lead-contaminated drinking water in Flint, the Detroit Free Press reported. The goal would be to come up with a reliable assessment for the water system by April 14, when Michigan's state of emergency is set to expire, the paper said. Officials at the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality could not be immediately reached for comment.


White Pass - 2/1/2016 6:26:20 AM

White Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:44
White Pass US12
2/1/2016 6:26:20 AM

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 - 2/1/2016 6:34:06 AM

Satus Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:44
Satus Pass US97
2/1/2016 6:34:06 AM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Clear skies

Stevens Pass - 2/1/2016 6:23:31 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:44
Stevens Pass US2
2/1/2016 6:23:31 AM

Temperature: 27 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet, snow, slush and ice in places

Weather:
Snow showers

Blewett Pass - 2/1/2016 6:26:49 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:44
Blewett Pass US97
2/1/2016 6:26:49 AM

Temperature: 18 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Clear skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 2/1/2016 6:34:44 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:44
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
2/1/2016 6:34:44 AM

Temperature: 30 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Snow and slush on the roadway

Weather:
Snowing, hard at times

Chinese artist imitates photo of Syrian toddler on the beach

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:43

NEW DELHI (AP) — Chinese artist Ai Weiwei has recreated the famous image of a 3-year-old Syrian child who drowned in Turkey last year by staging a photo of himself lying face down on a beach in Greece. The photograph last year of the child lying on a Turkish beach triggered international outrage as people […]
Categories: Sports Center

Chinese artist imitates photo of Syrian toddler on the beach

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:43

NEW DELHI (AP) — Chinese artist Ai Weiwei has recreated the famous image of a 3-year-old Syrian child who drowned in Turkey last year by staging a photo of himself lying face down on a beach in Greece. The photograph last year of the child lying on a Turkish beach triggered international outrage as people […]
Categories: Sports Center

Chinese artist imitates photo of Syrian toddler on the beach

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:43

NEW DELHI (AP) — Chinese artist Ai Weiwei has recreated the famous image of a 3-year-old Syrian child who drowned in Turkey last year by staging a photo of himself lying face down on a beach in Greece. The photograph last year of the child lying on a Turkish beach triggered international outrage as people […]

Fall Out Boy, Skrillex added to music-filled Super Bowl week

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:35

NEW YORK (AP) — Free concerts from Fall Out Boy, Skrillex and Hunter Hayes are the latest music shows added to the already jam-packed Super Bowl week. Go90, Verizon’s free social entertainment app, announced the shows Monday and will stream each performance at The Regency Ballroom in San Francisco. Hunter, Fall Out Boy and Skrillex […]
Categories: Sports Center

Fall Out Boy, Skrillex added to music-filled Super Bowl week

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:35

NEW YORK (AP) — Free concerts from Fall Out Boy, Skrillex and Hunter Hayes are the latest music shows added to the already jam-packed Super Bowl week. Go90, Verizon’s free social entertainment app, announced the shows Monday and will stream each performance at The Regency Ballroom in San Francisco. Hunter, Fall Out Boy and Skrillex […]
Categories: Sports Center

Fall Out Boy, Skrillex added to music-filled Super Bowl week

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:35

NEW YORK (AP) — Free concerts from Fall Out Boy, Skrillex and Hunter Hayes are the latest music shows added to the already jam-packed Super Bowl week. Go90, Verizon’s free social entertainment app, announced the shows Monday and will stream each performance at The Regency Ballroom in San Francisco. Hunter, Fall Out Boy and Skrillex […]

Fall Out Boy, Skrillex added to music-filled Super Bowl week

Yahoo! Music News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:34
NEW YORK (AP) — Free concerts from Fall Out Boy, Skrillex and Hunter Hayes are the latest music shows added to the already jam-packed Super Bowl week.
Categories: Yahoo! Music News

Mysterious object strikes Amtrak train in Philadelphia

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:31

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Amtrak officials are trying to determine what kind of mysterious object struck one of its trains in Philadelphia. The Acela Express was headed to New York City from Washington with 201 passengers aboard on Sunday night when the unknown object cracked a window. No one was injured. The train stopped at Metropark […]
Categories: Sports Center

Mysterious object strikes Amtrak train in Philadelphia

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:31

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Amtrak officials are trying to determine what kind of mysterious object struck one of its trains in Philadelphia. The Acela Express was headed to New York City from Washington with 201 passengers aboard on Sunday night when the unknown object cracked a window. No one was injured. The train stopped at Metropark […]
Categories: Sports Center

Mysterious object strikes Amtrak train in Philadelphia

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 22:31

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Amtrak officials are trying to determine what kind of mysterious object struck one of its trains in Philadelphia. The Acela Express was headed to New York City from Washington with 201 passengers aboard on Sunday night when the unknown object cracked a window. No one was injured. The train stopped at Metropark […]