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‘Kung Fu Panda 3? tops box office, ‘Finest Hours’ flounders

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:45

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Kung Fu Panda 3″ has kicked its way to the top of the North American box office with a respectable $41 million, according to Rentrak estimates Sunday. The animated sequel fared much better than the weekend’s other new openers, like Disney’s Coast Guard adventure “The Finest Hours,” which debuted in fourth […]

For Brazil’s rich and poor, disparate response to Zika

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:44

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Two Brazilian women, two pregnancies, one nightmare. But two very different stories. Regina de Lima and Tainara Lourenco became pregnant at a scary moment — the dawn of an extraordinary Zika outbreak, as authorities came to suspect that the virus was causing an alarming spike in a rare birth defect […]
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For Brazil’s rich and poor, disparate response to Zika

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:44

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Two Brazilian women, two pregnancies, one nightmare. But two very different stories. Regina de Lima and Tainara Lourenco became pregnant at a scary moment — the dawn of an extraordinary Zika outbreak, as authorities came to suspect that the virus was causing an alarming spike in a rare birth defect […]
Categories: Sports Center

For Brazil’s rich and poor, disparate response to Zika

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:44

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Two Brazilian women, two pregnancies, one nightmare. But two very different stories. Regina de Lima and Tainara Lourenco became pregnant at a scary moment — the dawn of an extraordinary Zika outbreak, as authorities came to suspect that the virus was causing an alarming spike in a rare birth defect […]

VIDEO: Find Bernie! On a candidate crawl in Iowa

BBC World News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:39
The BBC's Rajini Vaidyanathan hits the campaign trail in Iowa to see how many candidates she could see in a day.
Categories: BBC World News

White Pass - 1/31/2016 8:19:48 AM

White Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:34
White Pass US12
1/31/2016 8:19:48 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 8:09:08 AM

Satus Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:34
Satus Pass US97
1/31/2016 8:09:08 AM

Temperature: 19 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Clear skies

Stevens Pass - 1/31/2016 8:03:22 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:34
Stevens Pass US2
1/31/2016 8:03:22 AM

Temperature: 26 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Roadway has frost and ice in places

Weather:
Light snow

Blewett Pass - 1/31/2016 8:08:48 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:34
Blewett Pass US97
1/31/2016 8:08:48 AM

Temperature: 18 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway has frost in places

Weather:
Clear skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/31/2016 8:15:57 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:34
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/31/2016 8:15:57 AM

Temperature: 29 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet, slush in places

Weather:
Occasional light snow

‘Spotlight’ Takes Top Screen Actors Guild Award

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:30
The actors’ organization also honors Leonardo DiCaprio, Brie Larson, Idris Elba and Alicia Vikander.









Anti-secessionist protest in Spain’s northeastern Catalonia

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:30

MADRID (AP) — Political parties opposed to a push by Catalonia’s government to break away from Spain have gathered in the powerful northeastern region’s capital to call for an end to secessionism. Thousands of protesters filled Barcelona’s central Sant Jaume square Sunday under the banner of “The independence process robs us of our identity.” Rafael […]
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Anti-secessionist protest in Spain’s northeastern Catalonia

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:30

MADRID (AP) — Political parties opposed to a push by Catalonia’s government to break away from Spain have gathered in the powerful northeastern region’s capital to call for an end to secessionism. Thousands of protesters filled Barcelona’s central Sant Jaume square Sunday under the banner of “The independence process robs us of our identity.” Rafael […]
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Anti-secessionist protest in Spain’s northeastern Catalonia

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:30

MADRID (AP) — Political parties opposed to a push by Catalonia’s government to break away from Spain have gathered in the powerful northeastern region’s capital to call for an end to secessionism. Thousands of protesters filled Barcelona’s central Sant Jaume square Sunday under the banner of “The independence process robs us of our identity.” Rafael […]

Decades-long search for “Mr. Wonder” ends with arrest

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:27

BONITA, Calif. (AP) — In 1979, the man known to north Louisiana television viewers as “Mr. Wonder” vanished amid allegations that the children’s show host sexually abused several kids during a camping retreat. Now authorities say they have arrested him, living under another name in California, and officials and neighbors fear he could have preyed […]
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Decades-long search for “Mr. Wonder” ends with arrest

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:27

BONITA, Calif. (AP) — In 1979, the man known to north Louisiana television viewers as “Mr. Wonder” vanished amid allegations that the children’s show host sexually abused several kids during a camping retreat. Now authorities say they have arrested him, living under another name in California, and officials and neighbors fear he could have preyed […]
Categories: Sports Center

Decades-long search for “Mr. Wonder” ends with arrest

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:27

BONITA, Calif. (AP) — In 1979, the man known to north Louisiana television viewers as “Mr. Wonder” vanished amid allegations that the children’s show host sexually abused several kids during a camping retreat. Now authorities say they have arrested him, living under another name in California, and officials and neighbors fear he could have preyed […]

Union: Complaints about inmate counts were dismissed

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:24

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — The union representing Orange County deputies says it complained nearly a year ago about how inmate counts were conducted at Men’s Central Jail, where three inmates masterminded a brazen escape this month. All three are back in custody. In a letter sent Friday to Sheriff Sandra Hutchens, the head of […]
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Union: Complaints about inmate counts were dismissed

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:24

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — The union representing Orange County deputies says it complained nearly a year ago about how inmate counts were conducted at Men’s Central Jail, where three inmates masterminded a brazen escape this month. All three are back in custody. In a letter sent Friday to Sheriff Sandra Hutchens, the head of […]
Categories: Sports Center

Union: Complaints about inmate counts were dismissed

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:24

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — The union representing Orange County deputies says it complained nearly a year ago about how inmate counts were conducted at Men’s Central Jail, where three inmates masterminded a brazen escape this month. All three are back in custody. In a letter sent Friday to Sheriff Sandra Hutchens, the head of […]