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DE recruit Danny Bender flips from San Diego State to WSU Cougars

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:35

WSU Cougars get a commitment from Valhalla (El Cajon, Calif.) DE Danny Bender, who was previously committed to San Diego State
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DE recruit Danny Bender flips from San Diego State to WSU Cougars

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:35

WSU Cougars get a commitment from Valhalla (El Cajon, Calif.) DE Danny Bender, who was previously committed to San Diego State
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DE recruit Danny Bender flips from San Diego State to WSU Cougars

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:35

WSU Cougars get a commitment from Valhalla (El Cajon, Calif.) DE Danny Bender, who was previously committed to San Diego State

White Pass - 1/26/2016 2:02:06 PM

White Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:35
White Pass US12
1/26/2016 2:02:06 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 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

Satus Pass - 1/26/2016 2:01:10 PM

Satus Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:35
Satus Pass US97
1/26/2016 2:01:10 PM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and dry, wet in places

Weather:
Overcast skies

Stevens Pass - 1/26/2016 2:04:37 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:35
Stevens Pass US2
1/26/2016 2:04:37 PM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet, slush in places

Weather:
Rain showers

Blewett Pass - 1/26/2016 2:14:51 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:35
Blewett Pass US97
1/26/2016 2:14:51 PM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Overcast skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/26/2016 2:08:21 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:35
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/26/2016 2:08:21 PM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet. Temporary closure planned for Tuesday Jan. 26 beginning at 11 p.m. and lasting for 4 hours to remove snow in the ditch line in 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:
Raining

A Woman on the $10 Bill, and Everyone Has 2 Cents to Put In

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:34
Millions have weighed in with suggestions, reflections on the worth of women and views on the relative merits of Alexander Hamilton and Andrew Jackson.









Falling gas prices continue, AAA says possible end in spring

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:30

Falling gas prices continue, AAA says possible end in springIt's the downward trend helping keep your wallet a little fuller.


Factbox: 12 facts about the Zika virus as outbreak spreads in the Americas

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:29
By Anastasia Moloney BOGOTA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The number of countries and territories in the Americas reporting cases of the mosquito-borne Zika virus rose to 22 on Tuesday, more than double the number a month ago, according to the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO). An outbreak of the virus is affecting large parts of Latin America and the Caribbean and is likely to spread to all countries in the Americas except for Canada and Chile, the World Health Organization (WHO) has said. The virus was first identified in Uganda in 1947 and was unknown in the Americas until 2014.

U.S. issues treatment guidelines for infants exposed to Zika

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:29

Handout image shows a transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of the Zika virusBy Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO (Reuters) - U.S. health officials on Tuesday issued interim guidelines for health care professionals in the United States caring for infants born to mothers who traveled or lived in an area with Zika virus transmission during pregnancy. The guidelines from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention call for pediatricians to work closely with obstetricians caring for pregnant women exposed to the virus during pregnancy, monitoring fetal ultrasounds and testing infants with signs of a birth defect called microcephaly marked by small head size.


NFL conducting comprehensive investigation of Manning

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:28

DENVER (AP) — The NFL says it is conducting a comprehensive review of allegations that Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning had human growth hormone delivered to his house. There’s no timetable to complete the investigation, but it’s not expected before the Denver plays Carolina in the Super Bowl on Feb. 7. League spokesman Brian McCarthy says […]
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NFL conducting comprehensive investigation of Manning

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:28

DENVER (AP) — The NFL says it is conducting a comprehensive review of allegations that Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning had human growth hormone delivered to his house. There’s no timetable to complete the investigation, but it’s not expected before the Denver plays Carolina in the Super Bowl on Feb. 7. League spokesman Brian McCarthy says […]
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NFL conducting comprehensive investigation of Manning

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:28

DENVER (AP) — The NFL says it is conducting a comprehensive review of allegations that Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning had human growth hormone delivered to his house. There’s no timetable to complete the investigation, but it’s not expected before the Denver plays Carolina in the Super Bowl on Feb. 7. League spokesman Brian McCarthy says […]

Missouri bank robber who fled on bicycle gets nearly 5 years

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:27
A Missouri man who admitted robbing six banks to pay for a heroin addiction and fleeing on a bicycle was sentenced on Tuesday to nearly 5 years in prison, federal prosecutors said. Shawn Christopher Becker, 43, robbed the Columbia, Missouri banks over seven weeks ending in January 2015, receiving about $14,000 total, the U.S. Attorney's Office in Kansas City said. After fleeing the banks, Becker would jump on a waiting bicycle, prosecutors said.

Democratic presidential candidates get chance for seventh debate

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:25

Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Clinton speaks as she discusses issues with O'Malley and Sanders at the NBC News - YouTube Democratic presidential candidates debate in CharlestonBy Jonathan Allen NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. news channel and a newspaper will host a debate for the Democratic presidential contenders in New Hampshire a few days before the state's primary election - but it remained unclear whether the party will relax its rule banning candidates from non-sanctioned debates. The news channel MSNBC and the New Hampshire Union Leader will hold the debate on Feb. 4 in New Hampshire, the second state in the nation to vote for parties' presidential nominees following the Iowa caucuses on Monday, the Union Leader said on its website on Tuesday. The Democratic National Committee (DNC) has been criticized by two of the three contenders, U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont and former Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley, for its relatively skimpy debate schedule.


2 BASE jumpers presumed dead after jumping from bridge

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:22
BIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — A thrill-seeker who parachuted off a bridge overlooking the Pacific likely drowned, as did the man who jumped in to try to save her, authorities said.

Colorado’s trial-like campaign finance system under fire

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:20

DENVER (AP) — Colorado’s system of enforcing campaign finance rules is under fire from all sides. In many states, a campaign practices panel decides whether to prosecute spending violations. But Colorado’s constitution requires every complaint to be referred to an administrative law judge who can convene a trial-like process. Some critics say it allows anybody […]
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Colorado’s trial-like campaign finance system under fire

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:20

DENVER (AP) — Colorado’s system of enforcing campaign finance rules is under fire from all sides. In many states, a campaign practices panel decides whether to prosecute spending violations. But Colorado’s constitution requires every complaint to be referred to an administrative law judge who can convene a trial-like process. Some critics say it allows anybody […]
Categories: Sports Center