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Prep running back from California commits to Washington

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 14:21

Kamari Pleasant, a three-star athlete from Etiwanda, Calif., announced his verbal commitment to the Huskies on Friday morning, three days after he backed off his commitment to Arizona State.

Secretary of state spokesman under fire over comment to Seattle Times reporter

NBA - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 14:19

Secretary of State Kim Wyman has punished the staff member and personally apologized for the remarks, according to a statement.
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Secretary of state spokesman under fire over comment to Seattle Times reporter

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 14:19

Secretary of State Kim Wyman has punished the staff member and personally apologized for the remarks, according to a statement.
Categories: Sports Center

Secretary of state spokesman under fire over comment to Seattle Times reporter

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 14:19

Secretary of State Kim Wyman has punished the staff member and personally apologized for the remarks, according to a statement.

Friday’s prep girls basketball results

NBA - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 14:11

Bellevue surpassed 100 points on Friday night, with all nine of their players scoring at least six points in the victory over Sammamish.
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Friday’s prep girls basketball results

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 14:11

Bellevue surpassed 100 points on Friday night, with all nine of their players scoring at least six points in the victory over Sammamish.
Categories: Sports Center

Friday’s prep girls basketball results

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 14:11

Bellevue surpassed 100 points on Friday night, with all nine of their players scoring at least six points in the victory over Sammamish.

White Pass - 1/22/2016 9:32:41 PM

White Pass Report - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 13:57
White Pass US12
1/22/2016 9:32:41 PM

Temperature: 30 °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

Satus Pass - 1/22/2016 9:33:00 PM

Satus Pass Report - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 13:57
Satus Pass US97
1/22/2016 9:33:00 PM

Temperature: 40 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and dry, wet in places.

Weather:
Partly Cloudy

Stevens Pass - 1/22/2016 9:32:40 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 13:57
Stevens Pass US2
1/22/2016 9:32:40 PM

Temperature: 36 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet with frost and ice in places.

Weather:
Clear skies

Blewett Pass - 1/22/2016 9:35:27 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 13:57
Blewett Pass US97
1/22/2016 9:35:27 PM

Temperature: 35 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet.

Weather:
Clear Skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/22/2016 9:33:30 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 13:57
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/22/2016 9:33:30 PM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet. Advance Notice: A closure is planned for the next three nights starting at 11:30 p.m. On Saturday and Sunday, January 23 and 24 beginning at 11:00 pm and lasting for 4 hours to remove snow in the ditch line from the East Shed (new bridge) area and east toward Slide Curve. Traffic will be stopped Eastbound at Milepost 56, Gold Creek and Westbound at Milepost 70, Easton.

Weather:
Light rain

Arizona State women improve to 7-0 in Pac-12 basketball

NBA - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 13:55

Elisha Davis scored 16 points and had five steals and Sophie Brunner added 15 points and seven of the Sun Devils’ 17 steals to help No. 8 Arizona State beat rival Arizona 61-49.
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Arizona State women improve to 7-0 in Pac-12 basketball

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 13:55

Elisha Davis scored 16 points and had five steals and Sophie Brunner added 15 points and seven of the Sun Devils’ 17 steals to help No. 8 Arizona State beat rival Arizona 61-49.
Categories: Sports Center

Arizona State women improve to 7-0 in Pac-12 basketball

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 13:55

Elisha Davis scored 16 points and had five steals and Sophie Brunner added 15 points and seven of the Sun Devils’ 17 steals to help No. 8 Arizona State beat rival Arizona 61-49.

Ariz. militia members in Ore. siege say state took kids

USAToday.com Top Stories - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 13:55

State officials deny the claims, saying decisions to remove children from homes are done through the courts.

       

Academy Board Endorses Changes to Increase Diversity in Oscar Nominees and Itself

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 13:47
Stung by criticism of its all-white Oscar nominations, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said it would overhaul its structure to increase diversity.









East Coast blizzard may dump record snow on Washington

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 13:40

A man walks in the snow after a winter storm arrived in WashingtonBy Ian Simpson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A winter storm that could bury parts of the U.S. Middle Atlantic region under 3 feet (90 cm) of snow slammed into Washington on Friday, threatening the nation's capital with record accumulations as it barreled up the East Coast. The blizzard started to blanket the Washington area during the early afternoon. Six people had died in car crashes as a wintry mix spread across Arkansas, Tennessee and Kentucky.


My car-prowlers’ tale: homelessness, addiction, crackdown, compassion

NBA - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 13:38

What ended up happening to the homeless car-campers who ripped me off is a microcosm of the challenges facing Seattle right now.
Categories: Sports Center

My car-prowlers’ tale: homelessness, addiction, crackdown, compassion

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 13:38

What ended up happening to the homeless car-campers who ripped me off is a microcosm of the challenges facing Seattle right now.
Categories: Sports Center