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‘Journey to Munich,’ ‘When Breath Becomes Air’ are NW best-sellers

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 21:00

“The Summer Before the War” and “The Immortal Irishman” are also in the Top 5 fiction, nonfiction lists.

‘Fool Me Once’ tops the national fiction best-sellers list

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 21:00

“On Fire” tops the national nonfiction list.

Chernobyl: Timeline of a nuclear nightmare

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 20:57

Details from the terrifying days and weeks after a safety test went horribly wrong.

       

Storm over Philippines rape comments

BBC World News - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 20:57
A video of leading Philippines presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte joking about a murdered Australian rape victim provokes a storm of protest.
Categories: BBC World News

White Pass - 4/17/2016 5:22:07 AM

White Pass Report - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 20:55
White Pass US12
4/17/2016 5:22:07 AM

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Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available. 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. Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available.

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Satus Pass - 4/17/2016 5:30:53 AM

Satus Pass Report - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 20:55
Satus Pass US97
4/17/2016 5:30:53 AM

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Stevens Pass - 4/17/2016 5:37:35 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 20:55
Stevens Pass US2
4/17/2016 5:37:35 AM

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Blewett Pass - 4/17/2016 5:36:19 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 20:55
Blewett Pass US97
4/17/2016 5:36:19 AM

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Snoqualmie Pass - 4/17/2016 5:28:13 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 20:55
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
4/17/2016 5:28:13 AM

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We all lie, scientists say, but politicians even more so

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 20:55

WASHINGTON (AP) — This is the season of lies. We watch with fascination as candidates for the world’s most powerful job trade falsehoods and allegations of dishonesty. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump routinely calls rival Ted Cruz “Lyin’ Ted.” Cruz retorts: “Falsely accusing someone of lying is itself a lie and something Donald does daily.” […]
Categories: Sports Center

We all lie, scientists say, but politicians even more so

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 20:55

WASHINGTON (AP) — This is the season of lies. We watch with fascination as candidates for the world’s most powerful job trade falsehoods and allegations of dishonesty. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump routinely calls rival Ted Cruz “Lyin’ Ted.” Cruz retorts: “Falsely accusing someone of lying is itself a lie and something Donald does daily.” […]
Categories: Sports Center

We all lie, scientists say, but politicians even more so

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 20:55

WASHINGTON (AP) — This is the season of lies. We watch with fascination as candidates for the world’s most powerful job trade falsehoods and allegations of dishonesty. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump routinely calls rival Ted Cruz “Lyin’ Ted.” Cruz retorts: “Falsely accusing someone of lying is itself a lie and something Donald does daily.” […]

Poll: Vast majority of Americans don’t trust the news media

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 20:50

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trust in the news media is being eroded by perceptions of inaccuracy and bias, fueled in part by Americans’ skepticism about what they read on social media. Just 6 percent of people say they have a lot of confidence in the media, putting the news industry about equal to Congress and well […]
Categories: Sports Center

Poll: Vast majority of Americans don’t trust the news media

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 20:50

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trust in the news media is being eroded by perceptions of inaccuracy and bias, fueled in part by Americans’ skepticism about what they read on social media. Just 6 percent of people say they have a lot of confidence in the media, putting the news industry about equal to Congress and well […]
Categories: Sports Center

Poll: Vast majority of Americans don’t trust the news media

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 20:50

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trust in the news media is being eroded by perceptions of inaccuracy and bias, fueled in part by Americans’ skepticism about what they read on social media. Just 6 percent of people say they have a lot of confidence in the media, putting the news industry about equal to Congress and well […]

Exiled scientist: 'Chernobyl is not finished, it has only just begun'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 20:48

Yury Bandazhevsky detailed Chernobyl’s devastating impact on people's health, particularly that of children, in Belarus. Now he lives in exi...

       

Mother Nature ends Rapa Nui voyage in Palau

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 20:47

Bad weather forced 2 sailors to abandon a Taiwan to Guam trip via proa.

       

Bolshoi’s new director promises the best of classical ballet

NBA - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 20:45

MOSCOW (AP) — Just a few weeks into his job, the new artistic director at Moscow’s Bolshoi Theater is making only one big promise — to keep doing what he says Russia does best — classical ballet. But that doesn’t mean that the illustrious ballet company will be stuck in the past, Makhar Vaziev told […]
Categories: Sports Center

Bolshoi’s new director promises the best of classical ballet

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 20:45

MOSCOW (AP) — Just a few weeks into his job, the new artistic director at Moscow’s Bolshoi Theater is making only one big promise — to keep doing what he says Russia does best — classical ballet. But that doesn’t mean that the illustrious ballet company will be stuck in the past, Makhar Vaziev told […]
Categories: Sports Center

Bolshoi’s new director promises the best of classical ballet

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/17/2016 - 20:45

MOSCOW (AP) — Just a few weeks into his job, the new artistic director at Moscow’s Bolshoi Theater is making only one big promise — to keep doing what he says Russia does best — classical ballet. But that doesn’t mean that the illustrious ballet company will be stuck in the past, Makhar Vaziev told […]