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Kerry says governmental corruption fuels extremism

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 19:09

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry took aim Friday at government corruption, saying it fuels crime, violent extremism and disillusionment with society that contributes to the global refugee crisis. He also said the Obama administration will seek a major boost in funding for refugee support this year and press for at […]
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Kerry says governmental corruption fuels extremism

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 19:09

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry took aim Friday at government corruption, saying it fuels crime, violent extremism and disillusionment with society that contributes to the global refugee crisis. He also said the Obama administration will seek a major boost in funding for refugee support this year and press for at […]

Google 'paid $1bn for search on iPhone'

BBC World News - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 19:08
Google paid tech rival Apple $1 billion in 2014 to keep its search function the default option on iOS devices, reports Bloomberg.
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UEFA members gather to hear FIFA candidate Infantino

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 19:07

GENEVA (AP) — FIFA presidential candidate Gianni Infantino will share his manifesto with UEFA member federations on Friday. UEFA summoned the leaders of its 54 national bodies to discuss the five-candidate FIFA election to succeed Sepp Blatter on Feb. 26. Officials arriving at Geneva airport said UEFA sent no agenda for the meeting at its […]
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UEFA members gather to hear FIFA candidate Infantino

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 19:07

GENEVA (AP) — FIFA presidential candidate Gianni Infantino will share his manifesto with UEFA member federations on Friday. UEFA summoned the leaders of its 54 national bodies to discuss the five-candidate FIFA election to succeed Sepp Blatter on Feb. 26. Officials arriving at Geneva airport said UEFA sent no agenda for the meeting at its […]
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UEFA members gather to hear FIFA candidate Infantino

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 19:07

GENEVA (AP) — FIFA presidential candidate Gianni Infantino will share his manifesto with UEFA member federations on Friday. UEFA summoned the leaders of its 54 national bodies to discuss the five-candidate FIFA election to succeed Sepp Blatter on Feb. 26. Officials arriving at Geneva airport said UEFA sent no agenda for the meeting at its […]

10 Things to Know for Today

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 19:07

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. BLIZZARD COULD RANK NEAR TOP 10 TO HIT EASTERN U.S. Snowfall estimates are more than 2 feet for Washington, a foot to 18 inches for Philadelphia and 8 inches to a foot in New York. 2. UNIVERSITY […]
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10 Things to Know for Today

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 19:07

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. BLIZZARD COULD RANK NEAR TOP 10 TO HIT EASTERN U.S. Snowfall estimates are more than 2 feet for Washington, a foot to 18 inches for Philadelphia and 8 inches to a foot in New York. 2. UNIVERSITY […]
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10 Things to Know for Today

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 19:07

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. BLIZZARD COULD RANK NEAR TOP 10 TO HIT EASTERN U.S. Snowfall estimates are more than 2 feet for Washington, a foot to 18 inches for Philadelphia and 8 inches to a foot in New York. 2. UNIVERSITY […]

Legionnaires’ expert blames spike in Flint on water

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 19:02

Janet Stout concluded the problems with Flint's water are related to the increase in Legionnaires' cases — although she can't prove it.

       

AccuWeather: Blizzard Warning in effect, heavy snow conditions ahead

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 18:57

 Blizzard Warning posted, heavy snow aheadMeteorologist David Murphy says clouds will increase today ahead of the storm. The first snowflakes arrive tonight.


Rubio to Fallon: Boots are in 'undisclosed location'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 18:50

Rubio's stylish footwear is a Tonight Show topic.

       

White Pass - 1/22/2016 2:32:41 AM

White Pass Report - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 18:49
White Pass US12
1/22/2016 2:32:41 AM

Temperature: 31 °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:
Overcast Skies, fog in places

Satus Pass - 1/22/2016 2:33:00 AM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 18:49
Satus Pass US97
1/22/2016 2:33:00 AM

Temperature: 34 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway mostly bare and dry

Weather:
Foggy

Stevens Pass - 1/22/2016 2:32:40 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 18:49
Stevens Pass US2
1/22/2016 2:32:40 AM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet, slush in places. US 2 Tumwater Canyon closure will remain in effect overnight due to high avalanche danger. Conditions will be reassessed during daylight on Friday and an update will be provided upon assessment completion. This closure is from milepost 84 at Coles Corner, 22 miles east of Stevens Pass summit, to milepost 99 Leavenworth. A detour is available via the Chumstick Highway, with vehicles over 10,000 GVW prohibited, exception for local deliveries.

Weather:
Rain and snow mix

Blewett Pass - 1/22/2016 2:35:27 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 18:49
Blewett Pass US97
1/22/2016 2:35:27 AM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Southbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Slush in places on the roadway

Weather:
Overcast skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/22/2016 2:33:30 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 18:49
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/22/2016 2:33:30 AM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is open, bare and wet

Weather:
Light rain

Afghan Taliban to attend crisis group’s conference in Doha

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 18:49

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan Taliban say they will attend a conference organized by an international crisis group on resolving the war in Afghanistan The Taliban said Friday that representatives of their “political office” will attend the conference in Qatar’s capital, Doha, organized by the Pugwash Council, a Nobel peace prize-winning group focused on […]
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Afghan Taliban to attend crisis group’s conference in Doha

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 18:49

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan Taliban say they will attend a conference organized by an international crisis group on resolving the war in Afghanistan The Taliban said Friday that representatives of their “political office” will attend the conference in Qatar’s capital, Doha, organized by the Pugwash Council, a Nobel peace prize-winning group focused on […]
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Afghan Taliban to attend crisis group’s conference in Doha

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 18:49

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan Taliban say they will attend a conference organized by an international crisis group on resolving the war in Afghanistan The Taliban said Friday that representatives of their “political office” will attend the conference in Qatar’s capital, Doha, organized by the Pugwash Council, a Nobel peace prize-winning group focused on […]