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White Pass - 1/25/2016 7:03:13 AM

White Pass Report - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 23:21
White Pass US12
1/25/2016 7:03:13 AM

Temperature: 25 °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.

Weather:
Clear skies

Satus Pass - 1/25/2016 7:20:51 AM

Satus Pass Report - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 23:21
Satus Pass US97
1/25/2016 7:20:51 AM

Temperature: 27 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Clear skies

Stevens Pass - 1/25/2016 7:20:51 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 23:21
Stevens Pass US2
1/25/2016 7:20:51 AM

Temperature: 25 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

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

Weather:
Clear skies

Blewett Pass - 1/25/2016 7:20:51 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 23:21
Blewett Pass US97
1/25/2016 7:20:51 AM

Temperature: 22 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet, frost and ice in places

Weather:
Clear skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/25/2016 7:20:51 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 23:21
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/25/2016 7:20:51 AM

Temperature: 28 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet with ice in places. Advance Notice: A closure is planned for the next two nights: Monday January 25, and Tuesday January 26 beginning at 11 p.m. and lasting 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 MP 56 near Gold Creek and westbound at MP 70 near Easton.

Weather:
Overcast skies with areas of fog

Ford blames market conditions, pulls out of Japan, Indonesia

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 23:19

FILE - In this Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, file photo, a man looks at a Ford Fiesta compact car in Tokyo. Ford Motor Co. said Monday, Jan. 25, 2016, that it's pulling out of Japan and Indonesia before the end of the year because there is no path to grow sales or make sustained profits. The automaker says "market dynamics" prevent it from competing effectively in both of the countries, so it will cease operations and concentrate resources elsewhere. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara, File)DETROIT (AP) — Ford Motor Co. is pulling out of Japan and Indonesia, saying that market conditions in each country have made it difficult to grow sales or make sustained profits.


Snow emergency lifted for Philadelphia; Monday trash pick up canceled

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 23:18

Snow emergency lifted for Philadelphia; Monday trash pick up canceledA snow emergency has been lifted for the City of Philadelphia as clean up efforts continue in the wake of the storm.


High court upholds government’s energy conservation program

NBA - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 23:16

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has upheld a 4-year-old federal program that pays large electric customers to save energy during times of peak demand. The justices ruled 6-2 on Monday that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission had the authority to issue directives aimed at conserving energy and preventing blackouts. The ruling is a win […]
Categories: Sports Center

High court upholds government’s energy conservation program

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 23:16

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has upheld a 4-year-old federal program that pays large electric customers to save energy during times of peak demand. The justices ruled 6-2 on Monday that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission had the authority to issue directives aimed at conserving energy and preventing blackouts. The ruling is a win […]
Categories: Sports Center

High court upholds government’s energy conservation program

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 23:16

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has upheld a 4-year-old federal program that pays large electric customers to save energy during times of peak demand. The justices ruled 6-2 on Monday that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission had the authority to issue directives aimed at conserving energy and preventing blackouts. The ruling is a win […]

Dominican economy lures Puerto Ricans in crisis

NBA - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 23:14

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Carlos Gonzalez already had noticed the growing number of empty chairs and increasingly quiet slot machines at the Puerto Rico casino where he worked as he mulled a job offer in the Dominican Republic. It was 2013, and Puerto Rico’s economy had been in a downward slide for nearly […]
Categories: Sports Center

Dominican economy lures Puerto Ricans in crisis

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 23:14

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Carlos Gonzalez already had noticed the growing number of empty chairs and increasingly quiet slot machines at the Puerto Rico casino where he worked as he mulled a job offer in the Dominican Republic. It was 2013, and Puerto Rico’s economy had been in a downward slide for nearly […]
Categories: Sports Center

Dominican economy lures Puerto Ricans in crisis

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 23:14

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Carlos Gonzalez already had noticed the growing number of empty chairs and increasingly quiet slot machines at the Puerto Rico casino where he worked as he mulled a job offer in the Dominican Republic. It was 2013, and Puerto Rico’s economy had been in a downward slide for nearly […]

New York Today: New York Today: The Great Thaw

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 23:10
Monday: After the storm, snowy news, and a measurement controversy.









Israeli veganism takes root in land of milk and honey

BBC World News - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 23:09
How Israel is embracing the growing popularity of veganism
Categories: BBC World News

Super Bowl 50: Here’s What You Need to Know

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 23:05
The who, what, where and when of this year’s big game.









Fey, Poehler to present Burnett with life achievement award

NBA - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 23:02

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A triumvirate of women in comedy is appearing at the Screen Actors Guild Awards next week. Producers announced Monday that Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will present the guild’s Life Achievement Award to Carol Burnett at Saturday’s ceremony in Los Angeles. The prize is given annually to an actor who embodies […]
Categories: Sports Center

Fey, Poehler to present Burnett with life achievement award

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 23:02

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A triumvirate of women in comedy is appearing at the Screen Actors Guild Awards next week. Producers announced Monday that Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will present the guild’s Life Achievement Award to Carol Burnett at Saturday’s ceremony in Los Angeles. The prize is given annually to an actor who embodies […]
Categories: Sports Center

Fey, Poehler to present Burnett with life achievement award

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 23:02

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A triumvirate of women in comedy is appearing at the Screen Actors Guild Awards next week. Producers announced Monday that Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will present the guild’s Life Achievement Award to Carol Burnett at Saturday’s ceremony in Los Angeles. The prize is given annually to an actor who embodies […]

Sometimes an ultimatum can help lift someone over a hurdle

NBA - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 23:00

The fine points of when to use an ultimatum and when not to.
Categories: Sports Center