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Bernie Sanders, bull riders converge in Iowa

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 16:47

Both came to Iowa’s second largest city that perpetually smells like cereal

       

Big names take center stage for Cruz

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 16:46

One day before the Iowa caucuses, Ted Cruz drew crowds to the Johnson County Fairgrounds as he made a final campaign push with celebrity end...

       

George Soros pumps $6 million into Clinton super PAC.

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 16:37

Financier's donation accounts for nearly a quarter of Priorities USA's year-end haul.

       

It’s (almost) down to the voting in Iowa

NBA - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 16:35

MANCHESTER, Iowa (AP) — The 2016 presidential contenders are begging their Iowa supporters to get to the caucuses Monday and Donald Trump, true to form, is in-your-face about it. “You’re from Iowa,” Trump told a Dubuque crowd Saturday. “Are you afraid of snow?” A snowfall forecast to start Monday night appeared more likely to hinder […]
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It’s (almost) down to the voting in Iowa

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 16:35

MANCHESTER, Iowa (AP) — The 2016 presidential contenders are begging their Iowa supporters to get to the caucuses Monday and Donald Trump, true to form, is in-your-face about it. “You’re from Iowa,” Trump told a Dubuque crowd Saturday. “Are you afraid of snow?” A snowfall forecast to start Monday night appeared more likely to hinder […]
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It’s (almost) down to the voting in Iowa

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 16:35

MANCHESTER, Iowa (AP) — The 2016 presidential contenders are begging their Iowa supporters to get to the caucuses Monday and Donald Trump, true to form, is in-your-face about it. “You’re from Iowa,” Trump told a Dubuque crowd Saturday. “Are you afraid of snow?” A snowfall forecast to start Monday night appeared more likely to hinder […]

White Pass - 1/31/2016 12:01:35 AM

White Pass Report - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 16:30
White Pass US12
1/31/2016 12:01:35 AM

Temperature: 28 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

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 12:01:35 AM

Satus Pass Report - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 16:30
Satus Pass US97
1/31/2016 12:01:35 AM

Temperature: 25 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Clear skies

Stevens Pass - 1/31/2016 12:01:35 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 16:30
Stevens Pass US2
1/31/2016 12:01:35 AM

Temperature: 27 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Snow, slush and ice in places on the roadway

Weather:
Rain showers

Blewett Pass - 1/31/2016 12:01:35 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 16:30
Blewett Pass US97
1/31/2016 12:01:35 AM

Temperature: 24 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Clear skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/31/2016 12:01:35 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 16:30
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/31/2016 12:01:35 AM

Temperature: 30 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet, snow and slush in places

Weather:
Occasional snow showers

MIT wins design competition for Elon Musk’s Hyperloop

NBA - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 16:29

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — MIT student engineers won a competition to transform SpaceX and Tesla Motors co-founder Elon Musk’ idea into a design for a Hyperloop to move pods of people at high speed. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, was named the winner Saturday after a competition among more than 1,000 […]
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MIT wins design competition for Elon Musk’s Hyperloop

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 16:29

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — MIT student engineers won a competition to transform SpaceX and Tesla Motors co-founder Elon Musk’ idea into a design for a Hyperloop to move pods of people at high speed. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, was named the winner Saturday after a competition among more than 1,000 […]
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MIT wins design competition for Elon Musk’s Hyperloop

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 16:29

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — MIT student engineers won a competition to transform SpaceX and Tesla Motors co-founder Elon Musk’ idea into a design for a Hyperloop to move pods of people at high speed. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, was named the winner Saturday after a competition among more than 1,000 […]

Syria opposition sets terms for talks

BBC World News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 16:25
The main Syrian opposition group is in Geneva for peace talks but says the Assad government must meet its demands if negotiations are to start.
Categories: BBC World News

NYT endorses Clinton and Kasich

BBC World News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 16:24
The New York Times backs Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican John Kasich as they bid to become their parties' candidates in the US presidential elections.
Categories: BBC World News

Boston bomber's lawyers seek to overturn conviction, death sentence

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 16:23

Move comes weeks after a federal judge denied Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's request for a new trial.

       

Jeb Bush super PAC sees fundraising drop

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 16:22

Right to Rise took in $15 million as the former Florida governor's campaign struggled.

       

Soares wins 2nd doubles title on same day at Australian Open

NBA - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 16:17

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Bruno Soares didn’t have much down time between his Australian Open doubles championship matches. No worries, he won them both. On Sunday afternoon, he added the mixed doubles title with Elena Vesnina to the men’s doubles championship he won with Jamie Murray. Vesnina and Soares won the last four points of […]
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Soares wins 2nd doubles title on same day at Australian Open

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 16:17

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Bruno Soares didn’t have much down time between his Australian Open doubles championship matches. No worries, he won them both. On Sunday afternoon, he added the mixed doubles title with Elena Vesnina to the men’s doubles championship he won with Jamie Murray. Vesnina and Soares won the last four points of […]
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