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DC is quiet, but the zoo’s panda is out making snow angels

NBA - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 01:24

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington is closed, but a video of one of the zoo’s four pandas enjoying the snow there is making a lot of people smile. The video was posted on the zoo’s Facebook page and on Twitter on Saturday morning. It shows 18-year-old, 264-pound panda Tian Tian rolling […]
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DC is quiet, but the zoo’s panda is out making snow angels

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 01:24

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington is closed, but a video of one of the zoo’s four pandas enjoying the snow there is making a lot of people smile. The video was posted on the zoo’s Facebook page and on Twitter on Saturday morning. It shows 18-year-old, 264-pound panda Tian Tian rolling […]
Categories: Sports Center

DC is quiet, but the zoo’s panda is out making snow angels

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 01:24

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington is closed, but a video of one of the zoo’s four pandas enjoying the snow there is making a lot of people smile. The video was posted on the zoo’s Facebook page and on Twitter on Saturday morning. It shows 18-year-old, 264-pound panda Tian Tian rolling […]

Convicted NY lawmakers tapped campaign funds for lawyer fees

NBA - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 01:24

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The two ex-leaders of New York’s Legislature tapped their campaign funds for a combined $3.6 million last year in an unsuccessful attempt to beat federal corruption charges, a practice that some lawmakers are trying to ban. “When you get campaign dollars, people expect you to use them in campaigns,” said Sen. […]
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Convicted NY lawmakers tapped campaign funds for lawyer fees

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 01:24

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The two ex-leaders of New York’s Legislature tapped their campaign funds for a combined $3.6 million last year in an unsuccessful attempt to beat federal corruption charges, a practice that some lawmakers are trying to ban. “When you get campaign dollars, people expect you to use them in campaigns,” said Sen. […]
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Convicted NY lawmakers tapped campaign funds for lawyer fees

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 01:24

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The two ex-leaders of New York’s Legislature tapped their campaign funds for a combined $3.6 million last year in an unsuccessful attempt to beat federal corruption charges, a practice that some lawmakers are trying to ban. “When you get campaign dollars, people expect you to use them in campaigns,” said Sen. […]

Bush upbraids Trump at New Hampshire Republican forum

NBA - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 01:23

NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush unleashed a fury of criticism against Donald Trump on Saturday before imploring New Hampshire voters to forgo the billionaire businessman in the state’s Feb. 9 primary. “You have a chance to reshape this whole primary,” Bush told hundreds of voters at a state Republican Party presidential […]
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Bush upbraids Trump at New Hampshire Republican forum

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 01:23

NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush unleashed a fury of criticism against Donald Trump on Saturday before imploring New Hampshire voters to forgo the billionaire businessman in the state’s Feb. 9 primary. “You have a chance to reshape this whole primary,” Bush told hundreds of voters at a state Republican Party presidential […]
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Bush upbraids Trump at New Hampshire Republican forum

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 01:23

NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush unleashed a fury of criticism against Donald Trump on Saturday before imploring New Hampshire voters to forgo the billionaire businessman in the state’s Feb. 9 primary. “You have a chance to reshape this whole primary,” Bush told hundreds of voters at a state Republican Party presidential […]

Wider change in Hollywood sought after Academy reforms

NBA - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 01:23

NEW YORK (AP) — The widespread outrage over two straight years of largely white Oscar nominees coalesced behind three damning, viral words: “OscarsSoWhite.” The hashtag, which activist April Reign is credited with creating, lent social-media unity to a tide of frustration that on Friday led to diversity reforms announced by the Academy of Motion Pictures […]
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Wider change in Hollywood sought after Academy reforms

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 01:23

NEW YORK (AP) — The widespread outrage over two straight years of largely white Oscar nominees coalesced behind three damning, viral words: “OscarsSoWhite.” The hashtag, which activist April Reign is credited with creating, lent social-media unity to a tide of frustration that on Friday led to diversity reforms announced by the Academy of Motion Pictures […]
Categories: Sports Center

Wider change in Hollywood sought after Academy reforms

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 01:23

NEW YORK (AP) — The widespread outrage over two straight years of largely white Oscar nominees coalesced behind three damning, viral words: “OscarsSoWhite.” The hashtag, which activist April Reign is credited with creating, lent social-media unity to a tide of frustration that on Friday led to diversity reforms announced by the Academy of Motion Pictures […]

LeBron says he was surprised by Cavs coaching change

NBA - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 01:17

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James says he was as “surprised and caught off-guard like everybody” by the firing of Cleveland Cavaliers coach David Blatt, who took his team to the NBA Finals last season. James says he agrees with general manager David Griffin’s assessment that the Cavs aren’t as connected as they need to […]
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LeBron says he was surprised by Cavs coaching change

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 01:17

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James says he was as “surprised and caught off-guard like everybody” by the firing of Cleveland Cavaliers coach David Blatt, who took his team to the NBA Finals last season. James says he agrees with general manager David Griffin’s assessment that the Cavs aren’t as connected as they need to […]
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LeBron says he was surprised by Cavs coaching change

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 01:17

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James says he was as “surprised and caught off-guard like everybody” by the firing of Cleveland Cavaliers coach David Blatt, who took his team to the NBA Finals last season. James says he agrees with general manager David Griffin’s assessment that the Cavs aren’t as connected as they need to […]

White Pass - 1/23/2016 8:47:43 AM

White Pass Report - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 01:01
White Pass US12
1/23/2016 8:47:43 AM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet with snow and slush in places. 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.

Weather:
Overcast skies

Satus Pass - 1/23/2016 8:52:33 AM

Satus Pass Report - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 01:01
Satus Pass US97
1/23/2016 8:52:33 AM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet.

Weather:
Overcast skies

Stevens Pass - 1/23/2016 8:42:29 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 01:01
Stevens Pass US2
1/23/2016 8:42:29 AM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet with frost and ice in places.

Weather:
Overcast skies

Blewett Pass - 1/23/2016 8:44:45 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 01:01
Blewett Pass US97
1/23/2016 8:44:45 AM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
Traction Tires Required, Chains required on Vehicles over 10,000 gross vehicle weight. Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Southbound:
Traction Tires Required, Chains required on Vehicles over 10,000 gross vehicle weight. Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Compact snow and ice on the roadway

Weather:
Snowing

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/23/2016 8:41:20 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sun, 01/24/2016 - 01:01
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/23/2016 8:41:20 AM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet with slush in places. Advance Notice: A closure is planned for the next two nights. On Saturday and Sunday, January 23 and 24 closure will begin at 11:00 pm and last for 4 hours to remove snow in the ditch line from the East Shed (new bridge) area and east toward Slide Curve. Traffic will be stopped Eastbound at Milepost 56, Gold Creek and Westbound at Milepost 70, Easton.

Weather:
Occasional light snow