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Daring human smugglers use social media to lure migrants fleeing Syria

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:29

Turkey's crackdown on smuggling migrants to Greece has sent the traffickers underground.

       

White Pass - 1/25/2016 9:08:30 PM

White Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:27
White Pass US12
1/25/2016 9:08:30 PM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry. 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:
Clear skies

Satus Pass - 1/25/2016 9:16:27 PM

Satus Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:27
Satus Pass US97
1/25/2016 9:16:27 PM

Temperature: 43 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Clear skies

Stevens Pass - 1/25/2016 9:12:20 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:27
Stevens Pass US2
1/25/2016 9:12:20 PM

Temperature: 30 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Frost and ice in places on the roadway

Weather:
Clear skies, areas of fog

Blewett Pass - 1/25/2016 9:02:42 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:27
Blewett Pass US97
1/25/2016 9:02:42 PM

Temperature: 27 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and dry, wet in places

Weather:
Clear skies, areas of fog

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/25/2016 9:11:34 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:27
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/25/2016 9:11:34 PM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and dry, wet in places. A closure is planned for the next two nights: Monday Jan. 25, and Tuesday Jan. 26 beginning at 11 p.m. and lasting for 4 hours to remove snow in the ditch line from the East Shed (new bridge) area and east toward Slide Curve. Traffic will be stopped eastbound at MP 56 near Gold Creek and westbound at MP 62 near Cabin Creek and MP 70 near Easton.

Weather:
Overcast skies

It's apocalypse now-ish (according to this clock)

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:26

Out of the loop today? We've got what you missed.

       

North Carolina college on lockdown after person displays gun

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:26

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — A spokesman for a central North Carolina university says the campus is on lockdown while police search for a person who displayed a gun inside a student activities center. Winston-Salem State University spokesman Aaron Singleton said campus police were notified around 9:30 p.m. Monday that an “interaction” in the Donald J. […]
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North Carolina college on lockdown after person displays gun

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:26

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — A spokesman for a central North Carolina university says the campus is on lockdown while police search for a person who displayed a gun inside a student activities center. Winston-Salem State University spokesman Aaron Singleton said campus police were notified around 9:30 p.m. Monday that an “interaction” in the Donald J. […]
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North Carolina college on lockdown after person displays gun

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:26

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — A spokesman for a central North Carolina university says the campus is on lockdown while police search for a person who displayed a gun inside a student activities center. Winston-Salem State University spokesman Aaron Singleton said campus police were notified around 9:30 p.m. Monday that an “interaction” in the Donald J. […]

North Carolina college on lockdown after person displays gun

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:26

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — A spokesman for a central North Carolina university says the campus is on lockdown while police search for a person who displayed a gun inside a student activities center. Winston-Salem State University spokesman Aaron Singleton said campus police were notified around 9:30 p.m. Monday that an “interaction” in the Donald J. […]
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North Carolina college on lockdown after person displays gun

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:26

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — A spokesman for a central North Carolina university says the campus is on lockdown while police search for a person who displayed a gun inside a student activities center. Winston-Salem State University spokesman Aaron Singleton said campus police were notified around 9:30 p.m. Monday that an “interaction” in the Donald J. […]
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North Carolina college on lockdown after person displays gun

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:26

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — A spokesman for a central North Carolina university says the campus is on lockdown while police search for a person who displayed a gun inside a student activities center. Winston-Salem State University spokesman Aaron Singleton said campus police were notified around 9:30 p.m. Monday that an “interaction” in the Donald J. […]

In Iowa Forum, Democrats Promote Themes for Final Stretch to Caucuses

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:26
Hillary Clinton and Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont offered contrasting views about whose vision would best move the country forward.









Seattle Storm’s Sue Bird, Jewell Loyd among U.S. Olympic team finalists

Seattle Storm - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:17

Bird, Loyd, Chicago Sky guard Courtney Vandersloot, a former Kentwood High and Gonzaga star, and Indiana Fever guard Briann January from Spokane’s Lewis and Clark High are among the 25 finalists for the U.S. Olympic women’s basketball team.
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Seattle Storm’s Sue Bird, Jewell Loyd among U.S. Olympic team finalists

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:17

Bird, Loyd, Chicago Sky guard Courtney Vandersloot, a former Kentwood High and Gonzaga star, and Indiana Fever guard Briann January from Spokane’s Lewis and Clark High are among the 25 finalists for the U.S. Olympic women’s basketball team.
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Seattle Storm’s Sue Bird, Jewell Loyd among U.S. Olympic team finalists

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:17

Bird, Loyd, Chicago Sky guard Courtney Vandersloot, a former Kentwood High and Gonzaga star, and Indiana Fever guard Briann January from Spokane’s Lewis and Clark High are among the 25 finalists for the U.S. Olympic women’s basketball team.
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Seattle Storm’s Sue Bird, Jewell Loyd among U.S. Olympic team finalists

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:17

Bird, Loyd, Chicago Sky guard Courtney Vandersloot, a former Kentwood High and Gonzaga star, and Indiana Fever guard Briann January from Spokane’s Lewis and Clark High are among the 25 finalists for the U.S. Olympic women’s basketball team.

Senate lobs Islamic State war authority back to Obama, seeking fewer limits

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:14

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has offered an authorization on the use of military force.

       

Amnesty: Dozens of juvenile offenders face death in Iran

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 13:14

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Dozens of people who were arrested in Iran for crimes committed before they turned 18 remain at risk of the death penalty despite recent reforms, with many having already spent years on death row, according to a report by Amnesty International released on Tuesday. The London-based group also found […]
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