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Stevens Pass - 1/5/2015 1:12:40 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 06:38
Stevens Pass US2
1/5/2015 1:12:40 PM

Temperature: 39 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Snow and slush in places with areas of standing water on the roadway.

Weather:
Raining

Blewett Pass - 1/5/2015 1:19:14 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 06:38
Blewett Pass US97
1/5/2015 1:19:14 PM

Temperature: 42 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Slush in places on the roadway

Weather:
Raining

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/5/2015 1:12:42 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 06:38
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/5/2015 1:12:42 PM

Temperature: 41 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet with areas of standing water.

Weather:
Heavy rain

U.S. charges Texas businessman, vet in Gambia coup bid

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 06:36
By Mark Hosenball and Susan Heavey WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal prosecutors on Monday charged a Texas businessman who allegedly wanted to be the president of Gambia with conspiring with a former U.S. Army sergeant and others to orchestrate a deadly coup attempt in the tiny African nation last week. The handful of coup plotters headed and bankrolled by housing developer Cherno Njie, 57, of Austin, had expected presidential palace guards to flee at a shot in the air when they attacked on Dec. 30, according to a federal complaint. ...

Turning their back on crime - and the mayor

BBC World News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 06:36
Are NY police turning their back on crime too?
Categories: BBC World News

Bess Myerson, the 1st Jewish Miss America, dies at 90

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 06:31

FILE - In this Sept. 8, 1945 file photo, Bess Myerson, of New York, holds the scepter after being crowned Miss America 1945 at the annual Miss America pageant in Atlantic City, N.J. Myerson, the first Jewish Miss America who parlayed her stunning 1945 victory into national celebrity, died Dec. 14, 2014, at her home in Santa Monica, Calif. She was 90. (AP Photo, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bess Myerson, the first Jewish Miss America and a New York political force until a series of scandals dubbed the "Bess Mess" forced her into obscurity, has died. She was 90.


Huskies hoops links: Washington falls out of national rankings

WA Huskies - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 06:31
The Huskies lost their third straight game Sunday night - a 68-60 overtime defeat to Stanford.
Categories: Sports Center

Two in U.S. Face Charges After Coup Fails in Gambia

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 06:29
The two were accused in federal court of conspiracy to violate the Neutrality Act in connection with a botched attempt to depose the Gambian president.






Official Says Crucial Call Was Missed by Referees

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 06:27
Dean Blandino, the vice president for officiating for the N.F.L., said the Cowboys should have been penalized during a key point in the fourth quarter.

Box office top 20: 'The Hobbit' edges 'Woods,' 'Unbroken'

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 06:24
In a battle for holiday box-office supremacy, Peter Jackson's "Hobbit" maintained its three-week rule with $21.7 million in ticket sales over the weekend.

CDC: Flu season continues to worsen, could peak this month

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 06:24
The flu is now widespread in all but seven states, and hospitalization rates match the dismal season two years ago. While health officials fear this will be an unusually bad year, it's too soon to say.

N.Y. police arrest son in murder of hedge fund founder

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 06:20
By Ellen Wulfhorst NEW YORK (Reuters) - The son of a hedge fund founder was arrested on Monday and charged with the murder of his father, who was discovered shot to death in his New York apartment over the weekend, police said. Thomas Gilbert, 70, founder of the Wainscott Capital Partners Fund, was found shot once in the head Sunday afternoon in the bedroom of his Manhattan apartment, police said. His son was taken into custody and questioned, and he was arrested on charges of homicide and criminal possession of a weapon on Monday, according to New York Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce. ...

Kilmarnock 0-2 Celtic

BBC World News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 06:18
Celtic move to within a point of leaders Aberdeen as Emilo Izaguirre and Stefan Scepovic secure victory at Kilmarnock.
Categories: BBC World News

Seahawks will open playoffs Saturday against Carolina

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 06:17
Dallas victory over Detroit means fourth-seeded Panthers will travel to CenturyLink Field in fourth meeting against Seahawks since 2012 season.
Categories: Sports Center

Carmakers finish strong in 2014; are even better days ahead?

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 06:16

Dodge Ram pickup trucks are on display on the lot at Landmark Dodge Chrysler Jeep RAM Monday, Jan. 5, 2015, in Morrow, Ga. Buoyed by a resurgent economy, holiday sales, cheap gasoline and a love affair with pickup trucks, Americans headed to car dealers in droves last month, pushing full-year sales to what's likely to be the highest level since 2006. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)DETROIT (AP) — Confident in the economy and cheered by cheap gas, Americans are likely to push new car sales to their highest level in a decade this year.


Suspect ordered to stand trial in ambush on state troopers

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 06:14

Eric Frein, left, is led from the Pike County Courthouse after his preliminary hearing on Monday, Jan. 5, 2015 in Milford, Pa. Frein is charged with fatally shooting a Pennsylvania state trooper and wounded another during an ambush at their barracks in September. A judge on Monday ordered Frein to stand trial on the charges. Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty. Frein led authorities on a 48-day manhunt through the Pocono woods before marshals captured him at an abandoned airplane hangar. (AP Photo/David Kidwell)MILFORD, Pa. (AP) — A judge on Monday ordered a survivalist who called for revolution to stand trial on charges he fatally shot a Pennsylvania state trooper and wounded another outside their barracks, a case his attorneys acknowledge will be difficult to defend.


Nude man arrested in Oregon over home break-ins

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 06:13
By Courtney Sherwood PORTLAND, Ore. (Reuters) - An Oregon man was still nude when he was arrested this weekend on accusations of breaking into a home, stripping off his clothes, soaking in a hot tub, taking a shower, then burglarizing another nearby residence, police said on Monday. Guillermo Brambila Lopez, 24, appears to have stolen only the alcohol he consumed before dawn on Sunday, although he may have caused some damage during his break-ins, said Jeff Kuhns, deputy police chief in Keizer, near the state capital, Salem. “This guy obviously had a pretty bad night,” Kuhns said. ...

Ms. Gaters' girls: Coach drives for wins, on court and off

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 06:13

Dorothy Gaters, center, coach of the girls' basketball team at John Marshall Preparatory High School, poses for photos with her team and assistant coaches after her 1,000th career win on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, in Chicago. Gaters has won more games than any high school basketball coach in Illinois, boys or girls. The back row includes Gwen Howard, left, a former player who is now an assistant coach; Tineesha Coleman, second from left; Temya Russell, fourth from left; and Juliunn Redmond, second from right. (AP Photo/Martha Irvine)CHICAGO (AP) — The coach leans forward, her hands pressed on a table in a band room off the gymnasium, where a basketball game is about to start. She is silent for a minute or two. Her players shift uncomfortably.


List: Please save 'knavery,' 'flapdoodle' and 'rapscallion'

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 06:11
DETROIT (AP) — As a new year dawns, a Detroit university wants to bring worthy words back from the brink.