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Where’s compassion in the GOP?

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 09:06

Back in 2000, George W. Bush did something fascinating: On the campaign trail he preached “compassionate conservatism,” telling wealthy Republicans about the travails of Mexican-American immigrants and declaring to women in pearls that “the hardest job in America” is that of a single mother. Those well-heeled audiences looked baffled but applauded. That instinct to show […]

Trump makes final pitch to Iowans ahead of caucuses

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 09:04

Iowa front-runner prepares for Iowa caucus night.

       

Microcephaly, Spotlighted by Zika Virus, Has Long Afflicted and Mystified

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 09:02
Each year, an estimated 25,000 babies in the United States receive a diagnosis of microcephaly, an abnormally small head, but prognoses are hard to predict.









Melissa Gilbert continues to tap into Hollywood donors

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 09:00

'Little House on the Prairie' star, who is running for Congress from Michigan, raised $202,930.

       

Broncos, Panthers arrive in Bay Area for Super Bowl

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 08:53

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — They’re here. The Denver Broncos arrived in the Bay Area on Sunday for Northern California’s first Super Bowl since 1985, followed soon after by the Carolina Panthers. Denver’s flight into San Jose, California, was delayed by an hour. The team flew in a customized United Airlines jet with a Broncos logo […]
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Broncos, Panthers arrive in Bay Area for Super Bowl

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 08:53

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — They’re here. The Denver Broncos arrived in the Bay Area on Sunday for Northern California’s first Super Bowl since 1985, followed soon after by the Carolina Panthers. Denver’s flight into San Jose, California, was delayed by an hour. The team flew in a customized United Airlines jet with a Broncos logo […]
Categories: Sports Center

Broncos, Panthers arrive in Bay Area for Super Bowl

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 08:53

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — They’re here. The Denver Broncos arrived in the Bay Area on Sunday for Northern California’s first Super Bowl since 1985, followed soon after by the Carolina Panthers. Denver’s flight into San Jose, California, was delayed by an hour. The team flew in a customized United Airlines jet with a Broncos logo […]

Instagram imams are unlikely online hit

BBC World News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 08:49
Iranian clergy doing everyday things are unlikely online hit
Categories: BBC World News

Philadelphia police search for missing endangered man

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 08:45

Philadelphia police search for missing endangered manPhiladelphia police are seeking the public's assistance in locating 46-year-old Richard Kelly.


El Salvador launches fight against Zika

BBC World News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 08:43
El Salvador works to contain the spread of the virus
Categories: BBC World News

White Pass - 1/31/2016 4:01:12 PM

White Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 08:38
White Pass US12
1/31/2016 4:01:12 PM

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 4:01:22 PM

Satus Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 08:38
Satus Pass US97
1/31/2016 4:01:22 PM

Temperature: 36 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Overcast skies

Stevens Pass - 1/31/2016 4:19:42 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 08:38
Stevens Pass US2
1/31/2016 4:19:42 PM

Temperature: 29 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet

Weather:
Overcast skies

Blewett Pass - 1/31/2016 4:06:14 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 08:38
Blewett Pass US97
1/31/2016 4:06:14 PM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and dry, wet in places

Weather:
Overcast skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/31/2016 4:15:29 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 08:38
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/31/2016 4:15:29 PM

Temperature: 35 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet

Weather:
Occasional rain or snow

Undefeated Wildcat tennis volleys to Washington State - Kansas State Collegian

Washington State News Wire - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 08:38

Kansas State Collegian

Undefeated Wildcat tennis volleys to Washington State
Kansas State Collegian
After starting the season with a victory against Missouri State, the K-State tennis team will head to Pullman, Washington, to take on Washington State and North Texas. The two-day event begins Friday when the Wildcats take on the Cougars. That match ...

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Spokesman: Oklahoma college locked down due to police chase

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 08:38

SHAWNEE, Okla. (AP) — A central Oklahoma university is on lockdown after officials say an armed suspect fleeing police crossed onto the campus. Kenny Day, a spokesman for Oklahoma Baptist University, says the Shawnee Police Department notified campus officials of the chase around 4:30 p.m. Sunday and the lockdown was immediately issued. Day says police […]
Categories: Sports Center

Spokesman: Oklahoma college locked down due to police chase

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 08:38

SHAWNEE, Okla. (AP) — A central Oklahoma university is on lockdown after officials say an armed suspect fleeing police crossed onto the campus. Kenny Day, a spokesman for Oklahoma Baptist University, says the Shawnee Police Department notified campus officials of the chase around 4:30 p.m. Sunday and the lockdown was immediately issued. Day says police […]
Categories: Sports Center

Spokesman: Oklahoma college locked down due to police chase

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 08:38

SHAWNEE, Okla. (AP) — A central Oklahoma university is on lockdown after officials say an armed suspect fleeing police crossed onto the campus. Kenny Day, a spokesman for Oklahoma Baptist University, says the Shawnee Police Department notified campus officials of the chase around 4:30 p.m. Sunday and the lockdown was immediately issued. Day says police […]