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Ted Ligety injures knee in crash

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 12:01

Olympic and world giant slalom champion Ted Ligety flew past a gate in a training session Wednesday, when he suddenly spun around and landed hard on his side.
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Ted Ligety injures knee in crash

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 12:01

Olympic and world giant slalom champion Ted Ligety flew past a gate in a training session Wednesday, when he suddenly spun around and landed hard on his side.

Philippine growth short of target at 5.8 percent in 2015

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:57

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine economy grew 5.8 percent in 2015, short of even lowered government expectations. Economic Planning Secretary Arsenio Balisacan says Thursday that growth is “still respectable” given difficult circumstances. He says the country faced a challenging world economy, drought from the onset of El Nino and slow government spending in the […]
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Philippine growth short of target at 5.8 percent in 2015

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:57

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine economy grew 5.8 percent in 2015, short of even lowered government expectations. Economic Planning Secretary Arsenio Balisacan says Thursday that growth is “still respectable” given difficult circumstances. He says the country faced a challenging world economy, drought from the onset of El Nino and slow government spending in the […]
Categories: Sports Center

Philippine growth short of target at 5.8 percent in 2015

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:57

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine economy grew 5.8 percent in 2015, short of even lowered government expectations. Economic Planning Secretary Arsenio Balisacan says Thursday that growth is “still respectable” given difficult circumstances. He says the country faced a challenging world economy, drought from the onset of El Nino and slow government spending in the […]

Sonic boom rattles some on East Coast

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:56

The U.S. Geological Survey confirmed that the rumblings were not from an earthquake, but from a sonic boom.

       

White Pass - 1/27/2016 7:33:49 PM

White Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:49
White Pass US12
1/27/2016 7:33:49 PM

Temperature: 41 °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

Satus Pass - 1/27/2016 7:37:13 PM

Satus Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:49
Satus Pass US97
1/27/2016 7:37:13 PM

Temperature: 38 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Overcast skies with areas of fog

Stevens Pass - 1/27/2016 7:22:50 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:49
Stevens Pass US2
1/27/2016 7:22:50 PM

Temperature: 35 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet.

Weather:
Raining lightly with areas of fog

Blewett Pass - 1/27/2016 7:33:43 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:49
Blewett Pass US97
1/27/2016 7:33:43 PM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet.

Weather:
Raining Lightly

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/27/2016 7:24:04 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:49
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/27/2016 7:24:04 PM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet. Closure is planned for Wednesday Jan 27 and Thursday Jan 28 beginning at 11 p.m. and lasting for 4 hours to remove snow in the ditch line near the construction zone and the new bridge. Traffic will be stopped eastbound at milepost 56 near Gold Creek and westbound at milepost 62 near Cabin Creek and milepost 70 near Easton.

Weather:
Overcast skies with gusty winds west

Sanders, Trump play for angry Americans

BBC World News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:48
Trump and Sanders play to the disaffected masses
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Asian stocks edge higher after cautious Fed outlook

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:47

Specialist Paul Cosentino, foreground, works with traders at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016. Stocks are opening broadly lower as energy companies take another tumble and after Apple predicted its first sales decline in 13 years. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)HONG KONG (AP) — Most Asian stock markets edged higher Thursday after the Fed sounded a note of caution on the world economy and its effect on U.S. growth but left the door open for continued rate hikes.


19 arrested in connection with drug, gambling ring

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:40

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Authorities have arrested 19 people in connection with an international drug trafficking and illegal gambling ring. The U.S. attorney’s office says arrests were made Wednesday in Southern California, Sacramento, Phoenix, Louisiana and Virginia. Two other people were previously arrested, including Owen Hanson, who played football at the University of Southern California […]
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19 arrested in connection with drug, gambling ring

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:40

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Authorities have arrested 19 people in connection with an international drug trafficking and illegal gambling ring. The U.S. attorney’s office says arrests were made Wednesday in Southern California, Sacramento, Phoenix, Louisiana and Virginia. Two other people were previously arrested, including Owen Hanson, who played football at the University of Southern California […]
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19 arrested in connection with drug, gambling ring

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:40

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Authorities have arrested 19 people in connection with an international drug trafficking and illegal gambling ring. The U.S. attorney’s office says arrests were made Wednesday in Southern California, Sacramento, Phoenix, Louisiana and Virginia. Two other people were previously arrested, including Owen Hanson, who played football at the University of Southern California […]

For Bernie Sanders, a meeting with ‘evenhanded’ Obama, a choice on tackling Clinton

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:37

The senator met with the president Wednesday at the White House and returned to Iowa in the evening to ponder if he has the stomach to directly attack Clinton for the win or maintain his well-earned reputation for eschewing negative campaigning.
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For Bernie Sanders, a meeting with ‘evenhanded’ Obama, a choice on tackling Clinton

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:37

The senator met with the president Wednesday at the White House and returned to Iowa in the evening to ponder if he has the stomach to directly attack Clinton for the win or maintain his well-earned reputation for eschewing negative campaigning.
Categories: Sports Center

For Bernie Sanders, a meeting with ‘evenhanded’ Obama, a choice on tackling Clinton

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:37

The senator met with the president Wednesday at the White House and returned to Iowa in the evening to ponder if he has the stomach to directly attack Clinton for the win or maintain his well-earned reputation for eschewing negative campaigning.

Zika 'could become explosive pandemic'

BBC World News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:31
Researchers in the US urge the World Health Organisation to take urgent action over the zika virus, linked to shrunken brains in unborn children
Categories: BBC World News