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Virginia Tech student facing more serious charge in slaying

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:27

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — A Virginia Tech student who was initially accused of helping dispose of 13-year-old Nicole Lovell’s body is now believed by authorities to have played a bigger role in the girl’s stabbing death. Just exactly what Natalie Keepers is accused of doing still hasn’t been explained. She faces a bail hearing Wednesday, […]

Russian tourist loses leg to speedboat in southern Thailand

NBA - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:26

BANGKOK (AP) — Police say two Russian tourists were badly injured at a Thailand beach resort when a speedboat’s propeller severed one man’s leg and cut deep gashes in the other man’s leg. The men, believed to be in their 30s, were struck while they were diving off Phi Phi island in Krabi province Wednesday. […]
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Russian tourist loses leg to speedboat in southern Thailand

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:26

BANGKOK (AP) — Police say two Russian tourists were badly injured at a Thailand beach resort when a speedboat’s propeller severed one man’s leg and cut deep gashes in the other man’s leg. The men, believed to be in their 30s, were struck while they were diving off Phi Phi island in Krabi province Wednesday. […]
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Russian tourist loses leg to speedboat in southern Thailand

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:26

BANGKOK (AP) — Police say two Russian tourists were badly injured at a Thailand beach resort when a speedboat’s propeller severed one man’s leg and cut deep gashes in the other man’s leg. The men, believed to be in their 30s, were struck while they were diving off Phi Phi island in Krabi province Wednesday. […]

Plumbers descend on Flint to install water filters

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:23

Licensed plumbers from across Michigan gathered in Flint on Saturday to replace faucets and install water filters provided by state.

       

At Baltimore mosque, Obama condemns anti-Muslim bigotry

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:21

Visit seeks to reach out to Muslims away from "divisive rhetoric on the campaign trail."

       

Goat escape sparks calls for investigation from PETA

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:20

The goat escaped last week from the University of Iowa's Research Park in Coralville.

       

How the SEALs pulled off the dramatic Taliban hostage rescue

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:12

Navy SEAL Team Six operators rescued Dilip Joseph from his Taliban captors in Afghanistan shortly after midnight on Dec. 9, 2012. 

       

DNA traces found of U.S. Marines killed in helicopter crash off Hawaii

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:06

Search for 12 Marines off the North Shore of OahuThe death toll of 12 Marines ranks the incident among the worst training mishaps the U.S. military has suffered during the last decade. The DNA traces were recovered during search and rescue missions that ended on Jan. 19, and the families of the dead Marines were informed, the Marine Corps said in a statement. "None of the 12 Marines that were involved in the January 14 mishap have been recovered," it added.


White Pass - 2/3/2016 12:58:16 AM

White Pass Report - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:02
White Pass US12
2/3/2016 12:58:16 AM

Temperature: 20 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway 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. Repair work is in winter shutdown and will resume around the first part of April.

Weather:
Partly cloudy

Satus Pass - 2/3/2016 12:54:40 AM

Satus Pass Report - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:02
Satus Pass US97
2/3/2016 12:54:40 AM

Temperature: 25 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and dry.

Weather:
Clear skies

Stevens Pass - 2/3/2016 12:57:34 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:02
Stevens Pass US2
2/3/2016 12:57:34 AM

Temperature: 21 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry, frost and ice in places

Weather:
Clear skies

Blewett Pass - 2/3/2016 12:43:53 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:02
Blewett Pass US97
2/3/2016 12:43:53 AM

Temperature: 20 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Clear skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 2/3/2016 12:46:37 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:02
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
2/3/2016 12:46:37 AM

Temperature: 28 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is mostly bare and dry, ice in places.

Weather:
Broken cloud cover

Rand Paul ends presidential bid

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 17:01

Rand Paul had hoped to ride libertarian support to the Republican presidential nomination.

       

Zika virus forces India’s Tata Motors to change car’s name

NBA - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 16:53

NEW DELHI (AP) — The Zika virus has hit India’s Tata Motors, which has decided to rebrand a new hatchback vehicle that it was planning to call Zica. The car was shown for the first time on Wednesday at the Auto Expo 2016 on New Delhi’s outskirts. Tata Motors said in a statement Tuesday that […]
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Zika virus forces India’s Tata Motors to change car’s name

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 16:53

NEW DELHI (AP) — The Zika virus has hit India’s Tata Motors, which has decided to rebrand a new hatchback vehicle that it was planning to call Zica. The car was shown for the first time on Wednesday at the Auto Expo 2016 on New Delhi’s outskirts. Tata Motors said in a statement Tuesday that […]
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Zika virus forces India’s Tata Motors to change car’s name

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 16:53

NEW DELHI (AP) — The Zika virus has hit India’s Tata Motors, which has decided to rebrand a new hatchback vehicle that it was planning to call Zica. The car was shown for the first time on Wednesday at the Auto Expo 2016 on New Delhi’s outskirts. Tata Motors said in a statement Tuesday that […]

South Korea warns North Korea not to launch satellite

NBA - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 16:53

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea warned on Wednesday of “searing” consequences if North Korea doesn’t abandon plans to launch a long-range rocket that critics call a banned test of ballistic missile technology. The South’s rhetoric about unspecified harsh consequences comes less than a month after the North’s defiant fourth nuclear test and as […]
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South Korea warns North Korea not to launch satellite

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/03/2016 - 16:53

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea warned on Wednesday of “searing” consequences if North Korea doesn’t abandon plans to launch a long-range rocket that critics call a banned test of ballistic missile technology. The South’s rhetoric about unspecified harsh consequences comes less than a month after the North’s defiant fourth nuclear test and as […]
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