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Police: 6 dead in domestic murder-suicide in Virginia

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 15:28

Chesapeake police said the victims were found in two locations.

       

California wrestles with making self-driving cars public

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 15:28

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Companies that are developing self-driving cars of the future want government regulators to clear the road for public access to the technology, once it emerges from current prototype testing. California’s Department of Motor Vehicles is wrestling with how to keep the public safe as an imperfect technology matures — but not […]
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California wrestles with making self-driving cars public

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 15:28

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Companies that are developing self-driving cars of the future want government regulators to clear the road for public access to the technology, once it emerges from current prototype testing. California’s Department of Motor Vehicles is wrestling with how to keep the public safe as an imperfect technology matures — but not […]
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California wrestles with making self-driving cars public

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 15:28

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Companies that are developing self-driving cars of the future want government regulators to clear the road for public access to the technology, once it emerges from current prototype testing. California’s Department of Motor Vehicles is wrestling with how to keep the public safe as an imperfect technology matures — but not […]

Michigan set to OK $28M more to address Flint water crisis

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 15:28

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan Legislature is poised to approve $28 million in additional funding to address the lead contamination of Flint’s water. The emergency spending bill up for final voting Thursday includes money for more bottled water and filters and services to monitor for developmental delays in young children. The funds also will […]
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Michigan set to OK $28M more to address Flint water crisis

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 15:28

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan Legislature is poised to approve $28 million in additional funding to address the lead contamination of Flint’s water. The emergency spending bill up for final voting Thursday includes money for more bottled water and filters and services to monitor for developmental delays in young children. The funds also will […]
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Michigan set to OK $28M more to address Flint water crisis

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 15:28

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan Legislature is poised to approve $28 million in additional funding to address the lead contamination of Flint’s water. The emergency spending bill up for final voting Thursday includes money for more bottled water and filters and services to monitor for developmental delays in young children. The funds also will […]

Chinese man pleads guilty for plot to steal U.S. corn secrets

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 15:25
A Chinese man charged with conspiracy to steal high-tech U.S. corn seeds pleaded guilty in federal court in Iowa on Wednesday for participating in the theft of the patented seeds with the intention of transporting them to China, court documents show. Federal authorities began investigating Mo Hailong, 46, for conspiring to steal corn seeds from DuPont Pioneer and Monsanto after DuPont security staff noticed his suspicious activity. Mo was employed as director of the international business of the Beijing Dabeinong Technology Group Co, Ltd,, a part of Da Bei Nong Group that runs businesses covering seeds, animal feed and livestock.

Broncos accustomed to pulling out wins in tight situations

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 15:24

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — As confetti cannons showered the Denver Broncos with a blizzard of orange and blue, Methodist minister Don Bird of Aurora, Colorado, expressed the feelings of so many sweat-drenched, fingernail-nibbling fans. “I am convinced that Broncos fans are the most well-conditioned fans in the NFL,” Bird wrote on Facebook after Peyton Manning […]
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Broncos accustomed to pulling out wins in tight situations

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 15:24

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — As confetti cannons showered the Denver Broncos with a blizzard of orange and blue, Methodist minister Don Bird of Aurora, Colorado, expressed the feelings of so many sweat-drenched, fingernail-nibbling fans. “I am convinced that Broncos fans are the most well-conditioned fans in the NFL,” Bird wrote on Facebook after Peyton Manning […]
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Broncos accustomed to pulling out wins in tight situations

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 15:24

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — As confetti cannons showered the Denver Broncos with a blizzard of orange and blue, Methodist minister Don Bird of Aurora, Colorado, expressed the feelings of so many sweat-drenched, fingernail-nibbling fans. “I am convinced that Broncos fans are the most well-conditioned fans in the NFL,” Bird wrote on Facebook after Peyton Manning […]

Bill to repeal Del.'s death penalty fails in state House

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 15:23

After several hours of testimony, the House voted 23-16 against the bill.

       

Ferguson police agree to overhaul policies, training

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 15:20

FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 28, 2014, file photo, police and Missouri National Guardsmen face protesters gathered in front of the Ferguson Police Department in Ferguson, Mo. The Justice Department has reached a tentative agreement with Ferguson on systemic changes following the fatal police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in 2014, city officials announced Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016. The recommended overhaul to the Ferguson Police Department and the city’s municipal court system follows seven months of negotiations and likely averts a civil rights lawsuit that federal officials can bring against departments that resist changing their policing practices. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Ferguson Police Department has agreed to overhaul its policies, training and practices as part of a sweeping deal with the Justice Department following the 2014 fatal police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown.


Serena Williams Routs Radwanska and Nears a 22nd Major Title

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 15:13
Williams, who dominated Agnieszka Radwanska, 6-0, 6-4, needs one victory to capture her seventh Australian Open championship and tie Steffi Graf’s Open-era record of 22 Grand Slam singles titles.









D.C. mayor voids some snow parking tickets

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 15:10

Thousands cited Friday for parking on snow emergency routes won’t have to pay penalty.

       

3 More Arrests in Oregon as Protest Leader Says ‘Go Home’

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 15:08
Mr. Bundy, the protest leader, asked remaining occupiers at an Oregon wildlife refuge to “please stand down.” The F.B.I. later said three had surrendered.









Why you can't get good concert tickets

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 15:07

New York's attorney general says the system is rigged, and he's gotten settlements out of 2 NYC ticket brokers.

       

Clinton, Sanders to compete for O'Malley backers

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 14:54

Those backers will be up for grabs in precincts where too few show up to make O'Malley viable.

       

Kids need safe place to play and exercise, star basketball players agree

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 14:53

Young people need more and safer places to exercise and play sports, ex-NBA stars say.

       

White Pass - 1/27/2016 10:27:24 PM

White Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 14:50
White Pass US12
1/27/2016 10:27:24 PM

Temperature: 35 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet. A traffic light is directing traffic lane near the repaired areas both east and west of the pass. Drivers can expect delays. Starting Monday, Jan 25 culvert installation across US 12 at the MP 154, flaggers will direct traffic, 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 until completed.

Weather:
Overcast skies