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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

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/31/2016 11:12:42 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:36
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/31/2016 11:12:42 AM

Temperature: 29 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet, slush in places

Weather:
Occasional light snow

Toss a fly to the Northwest Fly Fishing Show Feb. 13-14 in Lynnwood

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:33

The Northwest Fly Fishing Show is Feb. 13-14  at the Lynnwood Convention Center, and features a wide range of events with featured fly-tying experts, destination seminars, casting demonstrations, exhibitor booths and classes with expert fly-anglers. There will also be a Fly Fishing Film Festival, book signings with all activities directed at Oregon, Washington and British […]
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Toss a fly to the Northwest Fly Fishing Show Feb. 13-14 in Lynnwood

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:33

The Northwest Fly Fishing Show is Feb. 13-14  at the Lynnwood Convention Center, and features a wide range of events with featured fly-tying experts, destination seminars, casting demonstrations, exhibitor booths and classes with expert fly-anglers. There will also be a Fly Fishing Film Festival, book signings with all activities directed at Oregon, Washington and British […]
Categories: Sports Center

Toss a fly to the Northwest Fly Fishing Show Feb. 13-14 in Lynnwood

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:33

The Northwest Fly Fishing Show is Feb. 13-14  at the Lynnwood Convention Center, and features a wide range of events with featured fly-tying experts, destination seminars, casting demonstrations, exhibitor booths and classes with expert fly-anglers. There will also be a Fly Fishing Film Festival, book signings with all activities directed at Oregon, Washington and British […]

Donald Trump faces his Iowa test

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:33

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. Trump, who appears to have emerged […]
Categories: Sports Center

Donald Trump faces his Iowa test

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:33

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. Trump, who appears to have emerged […]
Categories: Sports Center

Donald Trump faces his Iowa test

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:33

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. Trump, who appears to have emerged […]

John Terry to leave Chelsea at end of the season

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:27

LONDON (AP) — Chelsea captain John Terry will leave the Premier League champions at the end of the season after the club he has served since the age of 14 told him it would not be renewing his contract. The 35-year-old central defender, the most successful captain in Chelsea’s history, was informed about the decision […]
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John Terry to leave Chelsea at end of the season

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:27

LONDON (AP) — Chelsea captain John Terry will leave the Premier League champions at the end of the season after the club he has served since the age of 14 told him it would not be renewing his contract. The 35-year-old central defender, the most successful captain in Chelsea’s history, was informed about the decision […]
Categories: Sports Center

John Terry to leave Chelsea at end of the season

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:27

LONDON (AP) — Chelsea captain John Terry will leave the Premier League champions at the end of the season after the club he has served since the age of 14 told him it would not be renewing his contract. The 35-year-old central defender, the most successful captain in Chelsea’s history, was informed about the decision […]

‘The Birth of a Nation’ wins grand jury and audience award

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 03:24

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nate Parker continued his victory lap around the 2016 Sundance Film Festival on Saturday night when “The Birth of a Nation” took both the U.S. drama grand jury prize and the Audience Award. The historical slave rebellion drama had already broken the acquisition record when Fox Searchlight scooped it up for […]
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