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Hamas says 7 of its militants killed in Gaza tunnel collapse

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 19:00

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Islamic militant group Hamas says seven of its members died when a tunnel into Israel collapsed as they were working on it. Hamas said Thursday that 11 militants were repairing the tunnel to fix damage sustained from heavy rainfall. The tunnel collapsed killing seven, while the rest were […]
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Hamas says 7 of its militants killed in Gaza tunnel collapse

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 19:00

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Islamic militant group Hamas says seven of its members died when a tunnel into Israel collapsed as they were working on it. Hamas said Thursday that 11 militants were repairing the tunnel to fix damage sustained from heavy rainfall. The tunnel collapsed killing seven, while the rest were […]
Categories: Sports Center

Hamas says 7 of its militants killed in Gaza tunnel collapse

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 19:00

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Islamic militant group Hamas says seven of its members died when a tunnel into Israel collapsed as they were working on it. Hamas said Thursday that 11 militants were repairing the tunnel to fix damage sustained from heavy rainfall. The tunnel collapsed killing seven, while the rest were […]

4 sickened by CO fumes in Bear, Del.

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:59

4 sickened by CO fumes in Bear, Del.An 8-year-old is among four people in Bear, Delaware being treated for exposure to carbon monoxide.


Japan minister quits over bribery claims

BBC World News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:55
Japan's Economy Minister Akira Amari says he is resigning after being linked to corruption allegations, but denies any personal wrongdoing.
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South African athletes rescue men at sea, then finish race

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:55

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A referee and two athletes participating in a South African triathlon dived into the ocean to rescue two stricken men who were being swept out to sea. After pushing the men to shore, the athletes finished the grueling race a little later than they had planned. Athletes Martin Potgieter and Dylan Hartwig […]
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South African athletes rescue men at sea, then finish race

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:55

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A referee and two athletes participating in a South African triathlon dived into the ocean to rescue two stricken men who were being swept out to sea. After pushing the men to shore, the athletes finished the grueling race a little later than they had planned. Athletes Martin Potgieter and Dylan Hartwig […]
Categories: Sports Center

South African athletes rescue men at sea, then finish race

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:55

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A referee and two athletes participating in a South African triathlon dived into the ocean to rescue two stricken men who were being swept out to sea. After pushing the men to shore, the athletes finished the grueling race a little later than they had planned. Athletes Martin Potgieter and Dylan Hartwig […]

Opposition says Syrian peace talks unlikely to begin Friday

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:53

GENEVA (AP) — A Syrian opposition figure says indirect peace talks between the government and opposition are unlikely to begin on Friday for “technical reasons.” Haitham Manna, co-president of the Arab and Kurdish group known as the Syrian Democratic Council, tells The Associated Press Thursday that U.N. Special envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura is […]
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Opposition says Syrian peace talks unlikely to begin Friday

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:53

GENEVA (AP) — A Syrian opposition figure says indirect peace talks between the government and opposition are unlikely to begin on Friday for “technical reasons.” Haitham Manna, co-president of the Arab and Kurdish group known as the Syrian Democratic Council, tells The Associated Press Thursday that U.N. Special envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura is […]
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Opposition says Syrian peace talks unlikely to begin Friday

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:53

GENEVA (AP) — A Syrian opposition figure says indirect peace talks between the government and opposition are unlikely to begin on Friday for “technical reasons.” Haitham Manna, co-president of the Arab and Kurdish group known as the Syrian Democratic Council, tells The Associated Press Thursday that U.N. Special envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura is […]

White Pass - 1/28/2016 2:34:42 AM

White Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:52
White Pass US12
1/28/2016 2:34:42 AM

Temperature: 45 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet. A traffic light is directing traffic lane near the repaired areas both east and west of the pass. Drivers can expect delays. Starting Monday, Jan 25 culvert installation across US 12 at the MP 154, flaggers will direct traffic, may be times that the road will be closed for up to 30 minutes at a time. This work will 24 hours a day, seven days a week until completed.

Weather:
Raining

Satus Pass - 1/28/2016 2:30:28 AM

Satus Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:52
Satus Pass US97
1/28/2016 2:30:28 AM

Temperature: 38 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Overcast skies with areas of fog

Stevens Pass - 1/28/2016 2:35:33 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:52
Stevens Pass US2
1/28/2016 2:35:33 AM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet with ice in places

Weather:
Raining lightly

Blewett Pass - 1/28/2016 2:22:31 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:52
Blewett Pass US97
1/28/2016 2:22:31 AM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet.

Weather:
Overcast skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/28/2016 2:49:18 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:52
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/28/2016 2:49:18 AM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet, with areas of standing water. Closure is planned for Thursday Jan 28 beginning at 11 p.m. and lasting for 4 hours to remove snow in the ditch line near the construction zone and the new bridge. Traffic will be stopped eastbound at milepost 56 near Gold Creek and westbound at milepost 62 near Cabin Creek and milepost 70 near Easton.

Weather:
Raining hard

Carson: 'Putin is a one-horse country'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:51

Ben Carson used the turn of phrase during Thursday's Fox News debate.

       

Despite mild weather, H&M sales rise globally

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:51

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish fashion retailer Hennes & Mauritz AB says fourth quarter sales grew by 14 percent as the company expanded with new shops in India, South Africa, Peru and Taiwan. CEO Karl-Johan Persson says the sales, which rose to 48.7 billion kronor ($5.7 billion) from 42.6 billion kronor a year earlier, could have […]
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Despite mild weather, H&M sales rise globally

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:51

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish fashion retailer Hennes & Mauritz AB says fourth quarter sales grew by 14 percent as the company expanded with new shops in India, South Africa, Peru and Taiwan. CEO Karl-Johan Persson says the sales, which rose to 48.7 billion kronor ($5.7 billion) from 42.6 billion kronor a year earlier, could have […]
Categories: Sports Center

Despite mild weather, H&M sales rise globally

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 18:51

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish fashion retailer Hennes & Mauritz AB says fourth quarter sales grew by 14 percent as the company expanded with new shops in India, South Africa, Peru and Taiwan. CEO Karl-Johan Persson says the sales, which rose to 48.7 billion kronor ($5.7 billion) from 42.6 billion kronor a year earlier, could have […]