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5 killed in house fire near Detroit; cause of blaze unknown

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 04:14

NOVI, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say five restaurant workers were killed in a house fire near Detroit. The Detroit News reports that the five people were found Sunday after crews extinguished the fire at a house in the suburb of Novi. Emergency personnel tried to revive two of the victims but weren’t successful. Officials say […]
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5 killed in house fire near Detroit; cause of blaze unknown

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 04:14

NOVI, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say five restaurant workers were killed in a house fire near Detroit. The Detroit News reports that the five people were found Sunday after crews extinguished the fire at a house in the suburb of Novi. Emergency personnel tried to revive two of the victims but weren’t successful. Officials say […]

Mexico nets Sinaloa Cartel members

BBC World News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 04:06
Mexican police with the help of US agencies have arrested 24 members of Mexico's powerful Sinaloa cartel in a joint border operation.
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Insider Q&A: Choice Hotels Steve Joyce sees monster summer

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 04:02

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cheap gas prices are good for summer vacationers, especially those taking road trips. That’s one of the reasons that Steve Joyce, CEO of Choice Hotels, is optimistic about this year. Yes, he says, there is fear over the presidential election, China’s economy slowing, the stock market and falling oil prices. But […]
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Insider Q&A: Choice Hotels Steve Joyce sees monster summer

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 04:02

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cheap gas prices are good for summer vacationers, especially those taking road trips. That’s one of the reasons that Steve Joyce, CEO of Choice Hotels, is optimistic about this year. Yes, he says, there is fear over the presidential election, China’s economy slowing, the stock market and falling oil prices. But […]
Categories: Sports Center

Insider Q&A: Choice Hotels Steve Joyce sees monster summer

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 04:02

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cheap gas prices are good for summer vacationers, especially those taking road trips. That’s one of the reasons that Steve Joyce, CEO of Choice Hotels, is optimistic about this year. Yes, he says, there is fear over the presidential election, China’s economy slowing, the stock market and falling oil prices. But […]

Man slashed on subway platform in sixth attack this year

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:59

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a man was slashed in the face in the sixth such attack in the New York subway and on streets this year. The 27-year-old victim was assaulted Sunday morning in a Harlem station. He was waiting for a No. 2 train just after 3 a.m. while arguing with a […]
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Man slashed on subway platform in sixth attack this year

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:59

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a man was slashed in the face in the sixth such attack in the New York subway and on streets this year. The 27-year-old victim was assaulted Sunday morning in a Harlem station. He was waiting for a No. 2 train just after 3 a.m. while arguing with a […]
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Man slashed on subway platform in sixth attack this year

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:59

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a man was slashed in the face in the sixth such attack in the New York subway and on streets this year. The 27-year-old victim was assaulted Sunday morning in a Harlem station. He was waiting for a No. 2 train just after 3 a.m. while arguing with a […]

US pledges $97M to combat Ethiopia’s drought

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:56

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The U.S. has boosted its emergency food aid to Ethiopia by nearly $100 million to combat one of the worst droughts in decades, the U.S. Agency for International Development announced Sunday. The aid is urgently needed to head off a humanitarian disaster brought on by the El Nino climate phenomenon […]
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US pledges $97M to combat Ethiopia’s drought

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:56

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The U.S. has boosted its emergency food aid to Ethiopia by nearly $100 million to combat one of the worst droughts in decades, the U.S. Agency for International Development announced Sunday. The aid is urgently needed to head off a humanitarian disaster brought on by the El Nino climate phenomenon […]
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US pledges $97M to combat Ethiopia’s drought

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:56

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The U.S. has boosted its emergency food aid to Ethiopia by nearly $100 million to combat one of the worst droughts in decades, the U.S. Agency for International Development announced Sunday. The aid is urgently needed to head off a humanitarian disaster brought on by the El Nino climate phenomenon […]

Seahawks listed among favorites to get to Super Bowl in 2017

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:41

As Super Bowl 50 week kicks off in the Bay Area, those who set the Vegas odds project that the Seahawks have a good shot of getting back to the big game a year from now.
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Seahawks listed among favorites to get to Super Bowl in 2017

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:41

As Super Bowl 50 week kicks off in the Bay Area, those who set the Vegas odds project that the Seahawks have a good shot of getting back to the big game a year from now.
Categories: Sports Center

Seahawks listed among favorites to get to Super Bowl in 2017

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:41

As Super Bowl 50 week kicks off in the Bay Area, those who set the Vegas odds project that the Seahawks have a good shot of getting back to the big game a year from now.

Donald Trump faces his Iowa test

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:39

Pastor Joshua Nink, right, prays for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, as wife, Melania, left, watches after a Sunday service at First Christian Church Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, in Council Bluffs, Iowa. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)CLINTON, Iowa (AP) — For Donald Trump, Iowa is more than just a race for delegates. It's a test of whether the celebrity businessman and political newcomer will be able to transform his record crowds into caucus-goers willing to brave the cold on Monday night to cast their votes.


White Pass - 1/31/2016 11:10:46 AM

White Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:36
White Pass US12
1/31/2016 11:10:46 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 - 1/31/2016 11:04:53 AM

Satus Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:36
Satus Pass US97
1/31/2016 11:04:53 AM

Temperature: 19 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Clear skies

Stevens Pass - 1/31/2016 11:12:40 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:36
Stevens Pass US2
1/31/2016 11:12:40 AM

Temperature: 26 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Roadway has frost and ice in places

Weather:
Light snow

Blewett Pass - 1/31/2016 11:19:14 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:36
Blewett Pass US97
1/31/2016 11:19:14 AM

Temperature: 18 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway has frost in places

Weather:
Clear skies