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Winners of 2015 MacArthur awards for nonprofit organizations

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 13:34
CHICAGO (AP) — Recipients of the 2015 MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions were announced by the Chicago-based MacArthur Foundation on Thursday. Here is a list of the winners and the amount of financial support they received as part of the award:

US tilts toward arming Ukraine

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 13:29
The Obama administration is tilting toward sending arms to Ukraine to help it fight Russian-backed rebels as three Cabinet-level officials head to Europe for consultations with Ukrainian officials and NATO allies in Brussels, Kiev and Munich.

Joseph Young’s late shot helps Oregon beat UW men’s basketball, 78-74

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 13:28
Needing a win to rejuvenate their postseason aspirations, the Washington men’s basketball team began the second half of the Pac-12 race with a 78-74 loss against Oregon at Matthew Knight Arena.

WSU football 2015 recruiting class

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 13:27
Complete list of WSU football’s 2015 recruiting class, with bios on each signee.

White Pass - 2/4/2015 8:16:51 PM

White Pass Report - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 13:27
White Pass US12
2/4/2015 8:16:51 PM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is mostly bare and wet

Weather:
Overcast skies

Satus Pass - 2/4/2015 8:18:33 PM

Satus Pass Report - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 13:27
Satus Pass US97
2/4/2015 8:18:33 PM

Temperature: 36 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet.

Weather:
Fog

Stevens Pass - 2/4/2015 8:07:52 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 13:27
Stevens Pass US2
2/4/2015 8:07:52 PM

Temperature: 29 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
There is compact snow and ice on the roadway.

Weather:
Snowing

Blewett Pass - 2/4/2015 8:01:50 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 13:27
Blewett Pass US97
2/4/2015 8:01:50 PM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet.

Weather:
Mixed rain and snow

Snoqualmie Pass - 2/4/2015 8:07:25 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 13:27
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
2/4/2015 8:07:25 PM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is mostly bare and wet with slush in places.

Weather:
Rain with occasional mixed snow.

Alternatives to Sodo arena emerge in Bellevue, Tukwila

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 13:25
For most of the past year, investor groups interested in alternatives to the Sodo arena proposed by Chris Hansen have quietly held discussions with landowners of two prime sites in Tukwila and Bellevue. And they have their sights set on the NHL.

Death and taxes: Obamacare fight is a war of statistics

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 13:23

The latest Supreme Court test for Obamacare involves legal arguments and statistics.

       

On the Air

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 13:23

Kam Chancellor played through MCL injury in Super Bowl according to Seahawks.com

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 13:22
Seattle strong safety Kam Chancellor played with a torn MCL and a bone bruise in his left knee in the Super Bowl, according to a story this afternoon on Seahawks.com, the team's official web site.

Most New Jersey residents think Gov. Christie focused on own ambitions: poll

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 13:11

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and his wife Mary Pat Christie visit the charity Action on Addiction at Hope House in south LondonNew Jersey residents are becoming increasingly skeptical of the motives of Governor Chris Christie and think he is more focused on his own political future than governing the state, according to a poll on Wednesday. Two-thirds of adults polled by Monmouth University said Christie put his political ambitions ahead of running New Jersey, up from 56 percent in a poll in September.


Explaining Greece's drama in 5 key points

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 13:02

Greece's new government is trying to secure new terms for its bailout.

       

Big Shake-Up to Music Licensing Regime Embraced by U.S. Copyright Office

Yahoo! Music News - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 13:00
If adopted, these proposals will impact record labels, music publishers, producers, royalty collection groups, terrestrial and satellite radio, and music streaming services.
Categories: Yahoo! Music News

Voices: Fondly recalling unforgettable 'Miracle on Ice'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 12:58

The U.S. upset of the powerful Russians in the 1980 Olympics ice hockey showdown was an unforgettable moment.

       

Fundraiser for walker with harsh commute tops $300K

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 12:57

James Robertson's 21-mile walk to and from work inspires donations.

       

Female jihadists offer guide for life for ISIL women

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 12:54

A manifesto says "decency" swept the Islamic State in the return of the veil.

       

VIDEO: Mugabe stumble caught on camera

BBC World News - Thu, 02/05/2015 - 12:53
The 90-year-old President of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe, is caught on film falling over in public.
Categories: BBC World News