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Street free agent Shiloh Keo helped secure AFC title

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 15:01

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Safety Shiloh Keo made a bad first impression when he joined Denver’s dominant defense. He’s more than made up for it with big plays that helped the Broncos reach the Super Bowl. Five days after joining the league’s top-ranked defense, Keo made a big blunder, surrendering the winning touchdown in the […]

Judge tells nuns to rework lawsuit over strip club neighbor

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 14:48
CHICAGO (AP) — A convent in suburban Chicago plans to move forward with an effort to close a neighboring strip club even after a legal setback.

Two killed, three wounded in shooting near Seattle homeless camp

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 14:43
The shooting occurred around 7:15 p.m. local time near a large homeless encampment called the Jungle south of downtown, the Seattle Police Department said in a statement. At a press conference, Assistant Police Chief Robert Merner said the shootings were not random, the Seattle Times reported. Seattle Mayor Ed Murray, who earlier in the evening had been giving a speech on the city's efforts to address homelessness, described the Jungle encampment as “unmanageable and out of control for almost two decades," the newspaper reported.

Police: 2 Dead, 3 Wounded in Seattle Homeless Camp Shooting

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 14:42
Two people were killed and three others wounded as shooting erupted Tuesday night at a Seattle homeless encampment known as 'The Jungle,' officials said.









White Pass - 1/26/2016 10:11:34 PM

White Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 14:39
White Pass US12
1/26/2016 10:11:34 PM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is 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. Starting Monday, Jan 25 WSDOT will be installing a new culvert across US 12 at the MP 154. The signal will be shut off and flaggers used. There 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 for the next five days.

Weather:
Overcast skies

Satus Pass - 1/26/2016 10:16:27 PM

Satus Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 14:39
Satus Pass US97
1/26/2016 10:16:27 PM

Temperature: 43 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Broken cloud cover

Stevens Pass - 1/26/2016 10:09:57 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 14:39
Stevens Pass US2
1/26/2016 10:09:57 PM

Temperature: 37 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet

Weather:
Light rain

Blewett Pass - 1/26/2016 10:02:42 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 14:39
Blewett Pass US97
1/26/2016 10:02:42 PM

Temperature: 35 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet

Weather:
Partly cloudy skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/26/2016 10:12:20 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 14:39
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/26/2016 10:12:20 PM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet. 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.

Weather:
Rain showers

Police: 2 dead, 3 wounded in Seattle homeless camp shooting

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 14:39
SEATTLE (AP) — Two people were killed and three others wounded as shooting erupted Tuesday night at a Seattle homeless encampment known as 'The Jungle,' officials said.

Iowa countdown: Huckabee covers Adele while Trump trumps debate

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 14:38

It’s five days until the Iowa caucuses. Here's what happened today in Iowa.

       

Yahoo Japan defends online ivory sales as criticism grows

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 14:36

TOKYO (AP) — The online commerce site of Yahoo Japan is defending its sales of ivory from growing criticism. A spokeswoman for the company said Wednesday that it does not allow sales of ivory that breach a 1989 treaty largely banning the trade. Nearly 1.1 million people have endorsed an online petition by environmental groups […]
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Yahoo Japan defends online ivory sales as criticism grows

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 14:36

TOKYO (AP) — The online commerce site of Yahoo Japan is defending its sales of ivory from growing criticism. A spokeswoman for the company said Wednesday that it does not allow sales of ivory that breach a 1989 treaty largely banning the trade. Nearly 1.1 million people have endorsed an online petition by environmental groups […]
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Yahoo Japan defends online ivory sales as criticism grows

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 14:36

TOKYO (AP) — The online commerce site of Yahoo Japan is defending its sales of ivory from growing criticism. A spokeswoman for the company said Wednesday that it does not allow sales of ivory that breach a 1989 treaty largely banning the trade. Nearly 1.1 million people have endorsed an online petition by environmental groups […]

Trump pulls out of GOP debate; Sanders to meet with Obama

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 14:35

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign stop at Farmington High School, Monday, Jan. 25, 2016, in Farmington, N.H. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa (AP) — Donald Trump declared Tuesday he would boycott the last Republican debate before the Iowa caucuses, leading Texas Sen. Ted Cruz to challenge him to a one-on-one debate. Adding intrigue to the Democratic race, the White House said President Barack Obama would host Bernie Sanders for an Oval Office meeting.


Road project puts Israel, EU on collision course

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 14:33

JERUSALEM (AP) — A narrow country road outside Jerusalem has turned into a new battleground between Israel and the European Union, deepening a dispute between the allies over Israeli settlement construction in the West Bank. The EU is financing the paving of the dirt road by Palestinians as part of a broader effort to help […]
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Road project puts Israel, EU on collision course

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 14:33

JERUSALEM (AP) — A narrow country road outside Jerusalem has turned into a new battleground between Israel and the European Union, deepening a dispute between the allies over Israeli settlement construction in the West Bank. The EU is financing the paving of the dirt road by Palestinians as part of a broader effort to help […]
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Road project puts Israel, EU on collision course

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 14:33

JERUSALEM (AP) — A narrow country road outside Jerusalem has turned into a new battleground between Israel and the European Union, deepening a dispute between the allies over Israeli settlement construction in the West Bank. The EU is financing the paving of the dirt road by Palestinians as part of a broader effort to help […]

Yoga guru fined for sexual harassment

BBC World News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 14:32
The founder of hot yoga Bikram Choudhury is ordered to pay nearly $6.5m to a lawyer who said she was sacked for investigating allegations of sexual harassment against the guru.
Categories: BBC World News

Air regulators sue SoCal Gas over months-long well leak

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 14:29
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Regional air regulators sued the Southern California Gas Co. on Tuesday, seeking penalties that could surpass $25 million for a monthslong natural gas leak that is blamed for sickening neighbors and has prompted a mass evacuation of a San Fernando Valley neighborhood.