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GE Aviation cutting more 7 percent of engineering workforce

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:51

EVENDALE, Ohio (AP) — GE Aviation is cutting 238 engineering jobs in southwestern Ohio and 69 at other U.S. sites as it trims more than 7 percent of its engineering workforce. A spokesman for the General Electric Co. unit based in the Cincinnati suburb of Evendale said in an email Thursday that the cuts are […]
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GE Aviation cutting more 7 percent of engineering workforce

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:51

EVENDALE, Ohio (AP) — GE Aviation is cutting 238 engineering jobs in southwestern Ohio and 69 at other U.S. sites as it trims more than 7 percent of its engineering workforce. A spokesman for the General Electric Co. unit based in the Cincinnati suburb of Evendale said in an email Thursday that the cuts are […]
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GE Aviation cutting more 7 percent of engineering workforce

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:51

EVENDALE, Ohio (AP) — GE Aviation is cutting 238 engineering jobs in southwestern Ohio and 69 at other U.S. sites as it trims more than 7 percent of its engineering workforce. A spokesman for the General Electric Co. unit based in the Cincinnati suburb of Evendale said in an email Thursday that the cuts are […]

U.S. says redesigned missile defense interceptor aces test

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:47

A flight test of the exercising elements of the GMD system is launched at the Vandenberg AFBThe U.S. Missile Defense Agency on Thursday said it conducted a successful test of the ground-based U.S. missile defense system managed by Boeing Co aimed at demonstrating the effectiveness of a redesigned "kill vehicle" or warhead built by Raytheon Co. The test purposely did not include an intercept by a ground-based interceptor launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, but was designed to observe the in-flight performance of the redesigned components and collect data on countermeasures carried by the target, according to statements by the agency and the companies involved. Thursday's test was designed to demonstrate the ability of new "divert thrusters" that were developed by Raytheon to maneuver the warhead after a test failure several years ago.


Capsized cargo ship drifts off French coast in rough seas

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:47

PARIS (AP) — A cargo ship listing nearly 90 degrees in the water is drifting empty off the coast of France, as maritime rescue workers wait for the seas to calm. The captain of the capsized Modern Express, sailing with a load of wood in the Bay of Biscay, 300 kilometers (180 miles) off the […]
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Capsized cargo ship drifts off French coast in rough seas

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:47

PARIS (AP) — A cargo ship listing nearly 90 degrees in the water is drifting empty off the coast of France, as maritime rescue workers wait for the seas to calm. The captain of the capsized Modern Express, sailing with a load of wood in the Bay of Biscay, 300 kilometers (180 miles) off the […]
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Capsized cargo ship drifts off French coast in rough seas

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:47

PARIS (AP) — A cargo ship listing nearly 90 degrees in the water is drifting empty off the coast of France, as maritime rescue workers wait for the seas to calm. The captain of the capsized Modern Express, sailing with a load of wood in the Bay of Biscay, 300 kilometers (180 miles) off the […]

Jacques Rivette, an Enigmatic French New Wave Director, Dies at 87

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:43
He was not as famed as his colleagues François Truffaut and Jean-Luc Godard, but his films were revered.









White Pass - 1/29/2016 4:45:49 AM

White Pass Report - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:12
White Pass US12
1/29/2016 4:45:49 AM

Temperature: 29 °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 - 1/29/2016 4:54:10 AM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:12
Satus Pass US97
1/29/2016 4:54:10 AM

Temperature: 35 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Overcast skies

Stevens Pass - 1/29/2016 4:55:27 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:12
Stevens Pass US2
1/29/2016 4:55:27 AM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Water, slush and ice on the roadway

Weather:
Overcast skies

Blewett Pass - 1/29/2016 4:50:00 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:12
Blewett Pass US97
1/29/2016 4:50:00 AM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet.

Weather:
Clear skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/29/2016 5:00:23 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:12
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/29/2016 5:00:23 AM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet.

Weather:
Overcast skies

Nissan to recall Altimas for third time to fix hood latches

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:11

DETROIT (AP) — Nissan is recalling thousands of Altima midsize cars for a third time to fix a latch problem that could let the hood fly open while the cars are moving. The latest recall covers 846,000 cars from 2013 to 2015. Nissan says in documents filed with the U.S. government that paint can flake […]
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Nissan to recall Altimas for third time to fix hood latches

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:11

DETROIT (AP) — Nissan is recalling thousands of Altima midsize cars for a third time to fix a latch problem that could let the hood fly open while the cars are moving. The latest recall covers 846,000 cars from 2013 to 2015. Nissan says in documents filed with the U.S. government that paint can flake […]
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Nissan to recall Altimas for third time to fix hood latches

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:11

DETROIT (AP) — Nissan is recalling thousands of Altima midsize cars for a third time to fix a latch problem that could let the hood fly open while the cars are moving. The latest recall covers 846,000 cars from 2013 to 2015. Nissan says in documents filed with the U.S. government that paint can flake […]

Life at Zika epicenter a struggle for afflicted family

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:05

RECIFE, Brazil (AP) — Around the fifth month of her pregnancy, Daniele Ferreira dos Santos fell ill with a high fever and angry red splotches on her skin. She soon recovered. But weeks later, when she went to the hospital for a prenatal exam, the news was horrific: The baby she was carrying likely had […]
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Life at Zika epicenter a struggle for afflicted family

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:05

RECIFE, Brazil (AP) — Around the fifth month of her pregnancy, Daniele Ferreira dos Santos fell ill with a high fever and angry red splotches on her skin. She soon recovered. But weeks later, when she went to the hospital for a prenatal exam, the news was horrific: The baby she was carrying likely had […]
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Life at Zika epicenter a struggle for afflicted family

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:05

RECIFE, Brazil (AP) — Around the fifth month of her pregnancy, Daniele Ferreira dos Santos fell ill with a high fever and angry red splotches on her skin. She soon recovered. But weeks later, when she went to the hospital for a prenatal exam, the news was horrific: The baby she was carrying likely had […]

Your week in Seattle music: AC/DC, Unknown Mortal Orchestra and more

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:01

Your week in Seattle music, featuring AC/DC, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Julia Holter and more.
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