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FBI shows video of Tuesday shooting of occupier

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 14:21

This photo taken from an FBI video shows Robert "LaVoy" Finicum after he was fatally shot by police Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016 near Burns, Ore. A video released Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016 by the FBI of the shooting death of a spokesman for the armed occupiers of a wildlife refuge shows the man reaching into his jacket before he fell into the snow. The FBI said the man had a gun in his pocket. (FBI via AP)BURNS, Ore. (AP) — The FBI released video Thursday of the shooting death of a spokesman for the armed occupiers of a wildlife refuge that appears to show the man reaching into his jacket before he fell into the snow. The FBI said the man had a loaded gun in his pocket.


White Pass - 1/28/2016 9:52:59 PM

White Pass Report - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 14:08
White Pass US12
1/28/2016 9:52:59 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 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:
Partly cloudy

Satus Pass - 1/28/2016 9:43:37 PM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 14:08
Satus Pass US97
1/28/2016 9:43:37 PM

Temperature: 36 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Clear skies

Stevens Pass - 1/28/2016 10:00:02 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 14:08
Stevens Pass US2
1/28/2016 10:00:02 PM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Snow, slush and ice on the roadway

Weather:
Snowing

Blewett Pass - 1/28/2016 9:54:19 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 14:08
Blewett Pass US97
1/28/2016 9:54:19 PM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet.

Weather:
Clear skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/28/2016 9:53:58 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 14:08
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/28/2016 9:53:58 PM

Temperature: 36 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet, with areas of standing water. Closure is planned for 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:
Occasional rain

Hillary Clinton super PAC raised more than $25 million in last half of 2015

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 14:07

The group's leaders predict they will be outspent by Republicans in a tough campaign.

       

Southern California 81, Washington State 71 - WSBT-TV

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 14:03

Southern California 81, Washington State 71
WSBT-TV
Junior guard Katin Reinhardt scored 18 points to lead Southern California to an 81-71 victory over Washington State on Thursday night at the Galen Center in Los Angeles.Junior forward Nikola Jovanovic and freshman forward Chimezi Metu scored 12 points ...

China sentences 3 rights activists to prison amid crackdown

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 14:03

BEIJING (AP) — Human rights monitoring groups say a Chinese court has sentenced three pro-democracy activists to as many as five years in prison on charges of inciting the overthrow of the communist government. The groups say the Guangzhou Intermediate People’s Court in the southern city of Guangzhou on Friday gave the heaviest sentence to […]
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China sentences 3 rights activists to prison amid crackdown

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 14:03

BEIJING (AP) — Human rights monitoring groups say a Chinese court has sentenced three pro-democracy activists to as many as five years in prison on charges of inciting the overthrow of the communist government. The groups say the Guangzhou Intermediate People’s Court in the southern city of Guangzhou on Friday gave the heaviest sentence to […]
Categories: Sports Center

China sentences 3 rights activists to prison amid crackdown

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 14:03

BEIJING (AP) — Human rights monitoring groups say a Chinese court has sentenced three pro-democracy activists to as many as five years in prison on charges of inciting the overthrow of the communist government. The groups say the Guangzhou Intermediate People’s Court in the southern city of Guangzhou on Friday gave the heaviest sentence to […]

Black History Month: Obama says work isn't over

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 14:02

Rejoice in progress, recommit to justice, the president says in his annual proclamation.

       

Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in Philippines

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 14:02

CAVINTI, Philippines (AP) — With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito has paid his respects at a hilltop war memorial near Manila to the largest number of Japanese invasion troops who died outside their homeland in World War II. Clad in black and accompanied by Empress Michiko, he and Michiko each laid a bouquet of white […]
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Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in Philippines

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 14:02

CAVINTI, Philippines (AP) — With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito has paid his respects at a hilltop war memorial near Manila to the largest number of Japanese invasion troops who died outside their homeland in World War II. Clad in black and accompanied by Empress Michiko, he and Michiko each laid a bouquet of white […]
Categories: Sports Center

Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in Philippines

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 14:02

CAVINTI, Philippines (AP) — With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito has paid his respects at a hilltop war memorial near Manila to the largest number of Japanese invasion troops who died outside their homeland in World War II. Clad in black and accompanied by Empress Michiko, he and Michiko each laid a bouquet of white […]

Balance leads USSC to 81-71 win over Washington State - News & Observer

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 14:01

Balance leads USSC to 81-71 win over Washington State
News & Observer
Southern California forward Nikola Jovanovic, left, pulls down a rebound in front of Washington State forward Josh Hawkinson, right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Los Angeles, Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016. Alex Gallardo AP Photo.

Thursday’s prep boys swimming results

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 14:01

The Kamiak Knights knocked off Shorewood in 113-70 behind Jotham Mei's first place finish in the 200-yard Medley Relay. Shorecrest won big over Mariner with Timothy Billing earning the top times in the 500-Yard Free.
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Thursday’s prep boys swimming results

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 14:01

The Kamiak Knights knocked off Shorewood in 113-70 behind Jotham Mei's first place finish in the 200-yard Medley Relay. Shorecrest won big over Mariner with Timothy Billing earning the top times in the 500-Yard Free.
Categories: Sports Center

Thursday’s prep boys swimming results

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 14:01

The Kamiak Knights knocked off Shorewood in 113-70 behind Jotham Mei's first place finish in the 200-yard Medley Relay. Shorecrest won big over Mariner with Timothy Billing earning the top times in the 500-Yard Free.

At historic black churches, freedom rings on

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 14:00

Down in Williamsburg, Va., a bell rests behind the First Baptist Church. It’s been decades since churchgoers and passersby have heard it pea...