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Obama has plan to expand access to retirement accounts

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 17:05

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand access to retirement savings accounts and revisit some old ones when issuing his budget next month. Many Americans are not well prepared for retirement, with nearly one in three yet to retire having any savings or pension available for their later years, […]
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Obama has plan to expand access to retirement accounts

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 17:05

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will pitch some new proposals to expand access to retirement savings accounts and revisit some old ones when issuing his budget next month. Many Americans are not well prepared for retirement, with nearly one in three yet to retire having any savings or pension available for their later years, […]

Malaysia: Metal debris found in Thailand not part of MH370

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 17:03

The Malaysian government confirmed Tuesday that debris found last week in Thailand wasn’t part of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

       

Who’s Obama for? Clinton has reason to smile

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 17:03

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama hasn’t endorsed a Democratic successor, but he’s now revealed some personal pros and cons in the fight between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. Clinton has reason to smile. In an interview published Monday, Obama casts his former secretary of state as a “wicked smart,” progressive pragmatist and Sanders as […]
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Who’s Obama for? Clinton has reason to smile

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 17:03

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama hasn’t endorsed a Democratic successor, but he’s now revealed some personal pros and cons in the fight between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. Clinton has reason to smile. In an interview published Monday, Obama casts his former secretary of state as a “wicked smart,” progressive pragmatist and Sanders as […]
Categories: Sports Center

Who’s Obama for? Clinton has reason to smile

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 17:03

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama hasn’t endorsed a Democratic successor, but he’s now revealed some personal pros and cons in the fight between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. Clinton has reason to smile. In an interview published Monday, Obama casts his former secretary of state as a “wicked smart,” progressive pragmatist and Sanders as […]

Tight Democrat race highlights differing views of gov’t role

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 16:59

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — For months, the tumultuous Republican presidential primary has masked a brewing debate among Democrats about their own party’s future. Now, with Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders chipping away at Hillary Clinton’s grip on the Democratic nomination, the differences are spilling out into the open as the candidates campaign across snow-covered Iowa. […]
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Tight Democrat race highlights differing views of gov’t role

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 16:59

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — For months, the tumultuous Republican presidential primary has masked a brewing debate among Democrats about their own party’s future. Now, with Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders chipping away at Hillary Clinton’s grip on the Democratic nomination, the differences are spilling out into the open as the candidates campaign across snow-covered Iowa. […]
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Tight Democrat race highlights differing views of gov’t role

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 16:59

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — For months, the tumultuous Republican presidential primary has masked a brewing debate among Democrats about their own party’s future. Now, with Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders chipping away at Hillary Clinton’s grip on the Democratic nomination, the differences are spilling out into the open as the candidates campaign across snow-covered Iowa. […]

Iowa Gov. Branstad on Trump, Cruz and turnout

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 16:55

Iowa's six-term governor predicts record caucus turnout — and a likely boost for Trump.

       

World marks International Holocaust Remembrance Day

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 16:53

January 27 is the date the U.N. has chosen to commemorate the victims of the Holocaust.

       

The Mexican actress who brought Sean Penn to El Chapo

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 16:52

There have been questions about whether El Chapo helped finance del Castillo’s tequila business.

       

Clinton, Sanders woo undecided Iowa voters as caucus nears

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 16:42

Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., stands onstage during a commercial break during a CNN town hall at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa, Monday, Jan. 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Wooing undecided Iowa voters, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders on Monday night each cast themselves as life-long champions for tackling economic inequality, but offered differing visions for addressing the nation's problems.


Fresno man could be key to stunning California jailbreak

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 16:40

The manhunt for three Southern California inmates who fled jail reached a fifth day Tuesday.

       

Walmart, others promise Flint up to 6.5M water bottles

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 16:35

Coca-Cola, Nestle and PepsiCo also are partners in donating 176 truckloads of water to school children.

       

Chinese shares see steep losses

BBC World News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 16:34
Chinese markets see steep losses in late trade on Tuesday as investors worry about oil prices and despite an injection of liquidity into the market by the central bank.
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Chase ATMs to give cash via smartphones

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 16:34

Anything a bank teller can do, Chase's new ATMs might do better

       

White Pass - 1/26/2016 12:03:04 AM

White Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 16:29
White Pass US12
1/26/2016 12:03:04 AM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry. 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:
Clear skies

Satus Pass - 1/26/2016 12:19:03 AM

Satus Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 16:29
Satus Pass US97
1/26/2016 12:19:03 AM

Temperature: 43 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Clear skies

Stevens Pass - 1/26/2016 12:20:04 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 16:29
Stevens Pass US2
1/26/2016 12:20:04 AM

Temperature: 30 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Frost and ice in places on the roadway

Weather:
Clear skies, areas of fog