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US to keep 300 troops in Philippines through end of month

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 16:44

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The United States on Thursday revealed for the first time that American ships have started conducting joint patrols with the Philippines in the South China Sea, a somewhat rare move not done with many other partners in the region. At the same time, Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced at a joint […]

US discloses American ships are conducting joint patrols with Philippines in South China Sea

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 16:42

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — US discloses American ships are conducting joint patrols with Philippines in South China Sea.
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US discloses American ships are conducting joint patrols with Philippines in South China Sea

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 16:42

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — US discloses American ships are conducting joint patrols with Philippines in South China Sea.
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US discloses American ships are conducting joint patrols with Philippines in South China Sea

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 16:42

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — US discloses American ships are conducting joint patrols with Philippines in South China Sea.

So long, suckers! Inky the octopus makes an amazing escape

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 16:41

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Inky the octopus waited until it was dark and the staff had gone home from the National Aquarium of New Zealand before making his move. He squeezed and pushed his way through a tiny gap in the mesh at the top of his tank and slithered 2 meters (6.6 feet) […]
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So long, suckers! Inky the octopus makes an amazing escape

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 16:41

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Inky the octopus waited until it was dark and the staff had gone home from the National Aquarium of New Zealand before making his move. He squeezed and pushed his way through a tiny gap in the mesh at the top of his tank and slithered 2 meters (6.6 feet) […]
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So long, suckers! Inky the octopus makes an amazing escape

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 16:41

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Inky the octopus waited until it was dark and the staff had gone home from the National Aquarium of New Zealand before making his move. He squeezed and pushed his way through a tiny gap in the mesh at the top of his tank and slithered 2 meters (6.6 feet) […]

Coronation protest in French territory

BBC World News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 16:36
Dozens of people are occupying the royal palace building on the French Pacific territory of Wallis and Futuna, to try and prevent a new king being crowned.
Categories: BBC World News

Miss. actress Sela Ward wants 'religious freedom' bill repealed

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 16:32

Opponents of HB 1523 argue that it sanctions discrimination against the LGBT community.

       

What dorm rooms looked like 100 years ago

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 16:27

And you thought your Instagram collage was cool.

       

VIDEO: What happened to #BringBackOurGirls campaign?

BBC World News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 16:26
BBC News assesses the impact of the global #BringBackOurGirls campaign, two years after 276 students were abducted by Boko Haram in north-eastern Nigeria.
Categories: BBC World News

Burberry warns over 'challenging' conditions; shares slide

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 16:19
LONDON (AP) — Burberry is warning that its earnings this fiscal year are likely to be at the low end of market expectations as the luxury goods maker concedes that it faces "challenging" conditions and declining sales in Hong Kong.

White Pass - 4/14/2016 12:42:23 AM

White Pass Report - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 16:16
White Pass US12
4/14/2016 12:42:23 AM

Temperature: 34 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet, snow and slush in places. 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. Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available.

Weather:
Snowing

Satus Pass - 4/14/2016 12:54:41 AM

Satus Pass Report - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 16:16
Satus Pass US97
4/14/2016 12:54:41 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available.

Weather:


Stevens Pass - 4/14/2016 12:57:35 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 16:16
Stevens Pass US2
4/14/2016 12:57:35 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available.

Weather:


Blewett Pass - 4/14/2016 12:43:54 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 16:16
Blewett Pass US97
4/14/2016 12:43:54 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available.

Weather:


Snoqualmie Pass - 4/14/2016 12:46:38 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 16:16
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
4/14/2016 12:46:38 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available.

Weather:


VIDEO: Schools plant seeds sent from space

BBC World News - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 16:05
Schools in the UK are to receive seeds that British astronaut Tim Peake has sent back from the International Space Station.
Categories: BBC World News

Puerto Rico faces defaults as Congress stalls on way to help

NBA - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 16:05

WASHINGTON (AP) — Puerto Rico is facing a deadline for a multimillion-dollar bond payment next month as House Republicans struggle to find a way to help the island deal with its $70 billion debt. A House committee canceled a Thursday vote on the issue as Republicans were divided on how Congress should weigh in. Gov. […]
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Puerto Rico faces defaults as Congress stalls on way to help

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/14/2016 - 16:05

WASHINGTON (AP) — Puerto Rico is facing a deadline for a multimillion-dollar bond payment next month as House Republicans struggle to find a way to help the island deal with its $70 billion debt. A House committee canceled a Thursday vote on the issue as Republicans were divided on how Congress should weigh in. Gov. […]
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