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New York Philharmonic Taps Jaap van Zweden as Its Next Maestro

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 22:15
The appointment of Mr. van Zweden ends nearly a year of speculation about who would succeed Alan Gilbert as music director when he steps down next year.









Challenger disaster: McAuliffe’s students go on to teach

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 22:14

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Thirty years after the Concord High School class of ’86 watched social studies teacher Christa McAuliffe and six astronauts perish when the space shuttle Challenger exploded on live TV, a number of them have gone into teaching — and some wonder if, indirectly, the tragedy affected them enough that they wanted […]
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Challenger disaster: McAuliffe’s students go on to teach

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 22:14

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Thirty years after the Concord High School class of ’86 watched social studies teacher Christa McAuliffe and six astronauts perish when the space shuttle Challenger exploded on live TV, a number of them have gone into teaching — and some wonder if, indirectly, the tragedy affected them enough that they wanted […]
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Challenger disaster: McAuliffe’s students go on to teach

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 22:14

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Thirty years after the Concord High School class of ’86 watched social studies teacher Christa McAuliffe and six astronauts perish when the space shuttle Challenger exploded on live TV, a number of them have gone into teaching — and some wonder if, indirectly, the tragedy affected them enough that they wanted […]

Def Leppard to debut new music video in ‘Guitar Hero’ game

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 22:13

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Def Leppard is pouring some video into “Guitar Hero.” The rock band will be the first artist ever to debut a new music video through the long-running video game series. The music video for “Dangerous” from the band’s recently released self-titled album will premiere Wednesday on “Guitar Hero Live,” the latest […]
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Def Leppard to debut new music video in ‘Guitar Hero’ game

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 22:13

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Def Leppard is pouring some video into “Guitar Hero.” The rock band will be the first artist ever to debut a new music video through the long-running video game series. The music video for “Dangerous” from the band’s recently released self-titled album will premiere Wednesday on “Guitar Hero Live,” the latest […]
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Def Leppard to debut new music video in ‘Guitar Hero’ game

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 22:13

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Def Leppard is pouring some video into “Guitar Hero.” The rock band will be the first artist ever to debut a new music video through the long-running video game series. The music video for “Dangerous” from the band’s recently released self-titled album will premiere Wednesday on “Guitar Hero Live,” the latest […]

Def Leppard to debut new music video in 'Guitar Hero' game

Yahoo! Music News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 22:12

This image provided by Activision Publishing Inc. shows Def Leppard performing "Dangerous," in a scene from the video game, "Guitar Hero Live." The music video for "Dangerous" from the band's recently released self-titled album will premiere Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, on "Guitar Hero Live." (Activision Publishing Inc. via AP)LOS ANGELES (AP) — Def Leppard is pouring some video into "Guitar Hero."


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WSP eyes new marijuana DUI testing technology - KING5.com

Washington State News Wire - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 22:11

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WSP eyes new marijuana DUI testing technology
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"Whether it's measuring THC on the breath or in the saliva, some are looking at transdermal applications, so just measuring off of sweat from the body,” said Lt. Rob Sharpe with the Washington State Patrol. Sharpe is the impaired driving section ...

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New York Today: New York Today: Dressing for the Occasion

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 22:04
Wednesday: Snow fashion, mild weather, and a fruit-filled neighborhood.









Driver crashes vehicle into bushes off I-76 ramp in Wynnefield Heights

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 22:00

Driver crashes vehicle into bushes off I-76 ramp in Wynnefield HeightsPolice say a driver lost control and crashed a vehicle into some brush in the Wynnefield Heights section of Philadelphia.


Malaysian anti-graft agency to appeal move to clear PM Najib

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 21:55

FILE - In this Monday, Jan. 25, 2016 file photo, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak delivers his opening speech at a conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Malaysia's anti-corruption agency said Wednesday, Jan. 27, it will appeal the attorney general's decision to clear Najib of criminal charges over a $681 million financial scandal. (AP Photo/Joshua Paul, File)KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia's anti-corruption agency said Wednesday it will appeal the attorney general's decision to clear Prime Minister Najib Razak of criminal charges over a $681 million financial scandal.


The Latest: Maldives-related Zika case found in Finland

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 21:50

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The latest on the fight against the Zika virus that health officials suspect is linked to a wave of birth defects in Brazil. (All times local): 12:30 p.m. Health officials in Helsinki say that a Finnish tourist was infected by the Zika virus after visiting the Maldives last summer. Epidemiologist […]
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The Latest: Maldives-related Zika case found in Finland

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 21:50

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The latest on the fight against the Zika virus that health officials suspect is linked to a wave of birth defects in Brazil. (All times local): 12:30 p.m. Health officials in Helsinki say that a Finnish tourist was infected by the Zika virus after visiting the Maldives last summer. Epidemiologist […]
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The Latest: Maldives-related Zika case found in Finland

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 21:50

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The latest on the fight against the Zika virus that health officials suspect is linked to a wave of birth defects in Brazil. (All times local): 12:30 p.m. Health officials in Helsinki say that a Finnish tourist was infected by the Zika virus after visiting the Maldives last summer. Epidemiologist […]

Families of 2 killed in train-car collision file lawsuits

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 21:45

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — The families of two New York men killed last year when a Metro-North train struck an SUV have filed negligence lawsuits against the railroad and its engineer. The Journal News (http://lohud.us/1PSbFrj ) says lawyers for Joseph Nadol of Ossining and Robert Dirks of Chappaqua are seeking an unspecified amount in […]
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Families of 2 killed in train-car collision file lawsuits

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 21:45

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — The families of two New York men killed last year when a Metro-North train struck an SUV have filed negligence lawsuits against the railroad and its engineer. The Journal News (http://lohud.us/1PSbFrj ) says lawyers for Joseph Nadol of Ossining and Robert Dirks of Chappaqua are seeking an unspecified amount in […]
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Families of 2 killed in train-car collision file lawsuits

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 21:45

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — The families of two New York men killed last year when a Metro-North train struck an SUV have filed negligence lawsuits against the railroad and its engineer. The Journal News (http://lohud.us/1PSbFrj ) says lawyers for Joseph Nadol of Ossining and Robert Dirks of Chappaqua are seeking an unspecified amount in […]

Families of 2 killed in train-car collision file lawsuits

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 21:43
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — The families of two New York men killed last year when a Metro-North train struck an SUV have filed negligence lawsuits against the railroad and its engineer.

White Pass - 1/27/2016 5:36:50 AM

White Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 21:43
White Pass US12
1/27/2016 5:36:50 AM

Temperature: 37 °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. Starting Monday, Jan 25 WSDOT will be installing a new culvert across US 12 at the MP 154. The signal will be shut off and flaggers used. There 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 for the next five days.

Weather:
Raining