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Blewett Pass - 1/27/2016 1:35:27 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:41
Blewett Pass US97
1/27/2016 1:35:27 AM

Temperature: 36 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet

Weather:
Partly cloudy skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/27/2016 1:33:30 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:41
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/27/2016 1:33:30 AM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Pass Closed

Restrictions Westbound:
Pass Closed

Conditions:
Temporary closure is planned for Tuesday Jan. 26, Wednesday, Jan 27 and 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. Roadway bare and wet.

Weather:
Raining

Review launched on anti-corruption

BBC World News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:40
The world tennis authorities announced an independent review into the effectiveness of anti-corruption practices.
Categories: BBC World News

RBS sets aside $2.8 billion for misconduct and legal action

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:37

LONDON (AP) — The Royal Bank of Scotland says it is putting aside some 2 billion pounds ($2.8 billion) as the taxpayer-owned institution continues to tally the costs of misconduct and legal claims. In an unscheduled trading update Wednesday, the bank also said it would inject 4.2 billion pounds into its pension funds because of […]
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RBS sets aside $2.8 billion for misconduct and legal action

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:37

LONDON (AP) — The Royal Bank of Scotland says it is putting aside some 2 billion pounds ($2.8 billion) as the taxpayer-owned institution continues to tally the costs of misconduct and legal claims. In an unscheduled trading update Wednesday, the bank also said it would inject 4.2 billion pounds into its pension funds because of […]
Categories: Sports Center

RBS sets aside $2.8 billion for misconduct and legal action

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:37

LONDON (AP) — The Royal Bank of Scotland says it is putting aside some 2 billion pounds ($2.8 billion) as the taxpayer-owned institution continues to tally the costs of misconduct and legal claims. In an unscheduled trading update Wednesday, the bank also said it would inject 4.2 billion pounds into its pension funds because of […]

RBS sets aside $2.8 billion for misconduct and legal action

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:36

FILE- In this Aug. 4, 2015 file photo, the Royal Bank of Scotland logo is seen outside its headquarters, in the City of London. In an unscheduled trading update Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, the Royal Bank of Scotland said it is putting aside some 2 billion pounds ($2.8 billion) as the taxpayer-owned institution continues to tally the costs of misconduct and legal claims. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File)LONDON (AP) — The Royal Bank of Scotland says it is putting aside some 2 billion pounds ($2.8 billion) as the taxpayer-owned institution continues to tally the costs of misconduct and legal claims.


Fighting in Iowa, Hillary Clinton fears repeat of 2008 loss

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:35

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — When Bernie Sanders rolled into Decorah, nearly 2,300 people were waiting for him. Chants of “Feel the Bern” filled the spirited hall from a crowd roughly equivalent to a quarter of the town’s population. “If we have the kind of turnout that I hope we can,” Sanders told the rally, […]
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Fighting in Iowa, Hillary Clinton fears repeat of 2008 loss

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:35

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — When Bernie Sanders rolled into Decorah, nearly 2,300 people were waiting for him. Chants of “Feel the Bern” filled the spirited hall from a crowd roughly equivalent to a quarter of the town’s population. “If we have the kind of turnout that I hope we can,” Sanders told the rally, […]
Categories: Sports Center

Fighting in Iowa, Hillary Clinton fears repeat of 2008 loss

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:35

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — When Bernie Sanders rolled into Decorah, nearly 2,300 people were waiting for him. Chants of “Feel the Bern” filled the spirited hall from a crowd roughly equivalent to a quarter of the town’s population. “If we have the kind of turnout that I hope we can,” Sanders told the rally, […]

Iowa caucus history: Browse past results

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:31

This interactive graphic presents results of the Iowa presidential caucuses since 1976 for Democrats and 1980 for Republicans.

       

One dead as FBI arrests Oregon occupation leader, four others

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:22
Protesters were still occupying the remote Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in eastern Oregon after leader Ammon Bundy's arrest and the Federal Bureau of Investigation was setting up a perimeter, a law enforcement official told Reuters. The takeover at Malheur that started Jan. 2 is the latest flare-up in the so-called Sagebrush Rebellion, a decades-old conflict over the U.S. government's control of millions acres of land in the West.

Man executed for killing Texas game warden

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:19

Inmate became the second person executed by Texas this year.

       

Mizzou professor who called for ‘some muscle’ suspended indefinitely

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:19

The university Board of Curator's decision came after a closed session meeting Wednesday.

       

Federal price-fixing probe rattles heir-tracing industry

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:19

WASHINGTON (AP) — An industry that seeks out heirs to the newly deceased is under scrutiny from the Justice Department, which is looking into whether price-fixing and other anti-competitive practices have ripped off unsuspecting relatives. Two industry executives and a California company have reached plea deals with federal prosecutors in Chicago in the past month […]
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Federal price-fixing probe rattles heir-tracing industry

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:19

WASHINGTON (AP) — An industry that seeks out heirs to the newly deceased is under scrutiny from the Justice Department, which is looking into whether price-fixing and other anti-competitive practices have ripped off unsuspecting relatives. Two industry executives and a California company have reached plea deals with federal prosecutors in Chicago in the past month […]
Categories: Sports Center

Federal price-fixing probe rattles heir-tracing industry

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:19

WASHINGTON (AP) — An industry that seeks out heirs to the newly deceased is under scrutiny from the Justice Department, which is looking into whether price-fixing and other anti-competitive practices have ripped off unsuspecting relatives. Two industry executives and a California company have reached plea deals with federal prosecutors in Chicago in the past month […]

Prayers, blood drive for officer wounded in New Orleans

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:16

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Friends and family of a Louisiana sheriff’s deputy critically wounded in New Orleans while serving a warrant were praying for him as well-wishers rushed to give blood to help in his recovery. Stephen Arnold was still in the intensive care unit at a New Orleans hospital after losing a lot of […]
Categories: Sports Center

Prayers, blood drive for officer wounded in New Orleans

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:16

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Friends and family of a Louisiana sheriff’s deputy critically wounded in New Orleans while serving a warrant were praying for him as well-wishers rushed to give blood to help in his recovery. Stephen Arnold was still in the intensive care unit at a New Orleans hospital after losing a lot of […]
Categories: Sports Center

Prayers, blood drive for officer wounded in New Orleans

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 17:16

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Friends and family of a Louisiana sheriff’s deputy critically wounded in New Orleans while serving a warrant were praying for him as well-wishers rushed to give blood to help in his recovery. Stephen Arnold was still in the intensive care unit at a New Orleans hospital after losing a lot of […]