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Blewett Pass - 1/26/2016 8:00:58 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:33
Blewett Pass US97
1/26/2016 8:00:58 AM

Temperature: 29 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway has frost and ice in places

Weather:
Overcast skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/26/2016 8:09:53 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:33
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/26/2016 8:09:53 AM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet. Temporary closure planned for Tuesday Jan. 26 beginning at 11 p.m. and lasting for 4 hours to remove snow in the ditch line in 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:
Raining

UN chief calls on Israel to freeze settlement-building

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:33

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. secretary-general says progress toward peace between Israel and the Palestinians requires that Israel freeze its settlement-building. Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday addressed the U.N. Security Council’s periodic Middle East debate and called Israel’s settlement activities “an affront to the Palestinian people.” Ban urges both sides to act now “to prevent […]
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UN chief calls on Israel to freeze settlement-building

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:33

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. secretary-general says progress toward peace between Israel and the Palestinians requires that Israel freeze its settlement-building. Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday addressed the U.N. Security Council’s periodic Middle East debate and called Israel’s settlement activities “an affront to the Palestinian people.” Ban urges both sides to act now “to prevent […]
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UN chief calls on Israel to freeze settlement-building

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:33

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. secretary-general says progress toward peace between Israel and the Palestinians requires that Israel freeze its settlement-building. Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday addressed the U.N. Security Council’s periodic Middle East debate and called Israel’s settlement activities “an affront to the Palestinian people.” Ban urges both sides to act now “to prevent […]

American tourist murdered in Grenada by man with sword, police say

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:33

American tourist murdered in Grenada by man with sword, police sayAn American tourist from Georgia was murdered on the Caribbean island of Grenada while on vacation, police say. Grenada police are questioning a man who turned himself in.


Foes May Hate Hugo Chávez but They Like His Political Playbook

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:32
Venezuela’s newly empowered opposition wants to give away the deeds to hundreds of thousands of government-built homes — to win the loyalties of the poor.









Danish lawmakers OK seizing valuables from migrants

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:32

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish lawmakers voted Tuesday to let police seize valuables worth more than $1,500 from asylum-seekers to help cover their housing and food costs while their cases were being processed. After more than three hours of debate, the minority Liberal Party government’s bill was adopted in a 81-27 vote, with the support […]
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Danish lawmakers OK seizing valuables from migrants

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:32

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish lawmakers voted Tuesday to let police seize valuables worth more than $1,500 from asylum-seekers to help cover their housing and food costs while their cases were being processed. After more than three hours of debate, the minority Liberal Party government’s bill was adopted in a 81-27 vote, with the support […]
Categories: Sports Center

Danish lawmakers OK seizing valuables from migrants

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:32

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish lawmakers voted Tuesday to let police seize valuables worth more than $1,500 from asylum-seekers to help cover their housing and food costs while their cases were being processed. After more than three hours of debate, the minority Liberal Party government’s bill was adopted in a 81-27 vote, with the support […]

Tennessee teen dies after drinking racing fuel

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:31

Tennessee teen dies after drinking racing fuelFriends and family are remembering a teenager who died after he reportedly drank racing fuel.


Washington State Lawmaker, Community Activist Announces Run for US Congress - NBCNews.com

Washington State News Wire - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:29

NBCNews.com

Washington State Lawmaker, Community Activist Announces Run for US Congress
NBCNews.com
Washington state Sen. Pramila Jayapal took her first oath of office last year, but she's been political for much longer than that. Joining the Washington state Senate may have been her first official political office, but she's been involved in civic ...

The Latest: Activists accused of using fake licenses

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:27
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the indictment of two anti-abortion activists who made an undercover video of Planned Parenthood (all times local):

Your Tuesday Briefing: Hillary Clinton, Planned Parenthood, Novak Djokovic

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:27
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.









Man drives 1,700 miles to get cat missing for 4 years

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:26

NEW BERN, N.C. (AP) — A cat named Hemi is back with his owner, who drove 1,700 miles from North Dakota to retrieve his lost-and-found pet. Multiple media outlets report Robert Connell drove from Bismarck to the Craven County, North Carolina, animal shelter to pick up Hemi on Monday. Connell says he decided to make […]
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Man drives 1,700 miles to get cat missing for 4 years

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:26

NEW BERN, N.C. (AP) — A cat named Hemi is back with his owner, who drove 1,700 miles from North Dakota to retrieve his lost-and-found pet. Multiple media outlets report Robert Connell drove from Bismarck to the Craven County, North Carolina, animal shelter to pick up Hemi on Monday. Connell says he decided to make […]
Categories: Sports Center

Man drives 1,700 miles to get cat missing for 4 years

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:26

NEW BERN, N.C. (AP) — A cat named Hemi is back with his owner, who drove 1,700 miles from North Dakota to retrieve his lost-and-found pet. Multiple media outlets report Robert Connell drove from Bismarck to the Craven County, North Carolina, animal shelter to pick up Hemi on Monday. Connell says he decided to make […]

New York Today: New York Today: Your Local Glacier

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:23
Tuesday: Passing the impassable, warmer weather, and snow geese.









Uber driver 'pulls gun' on passenger

BBC World News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:15
An Uber driver in Florida admits to police that he drew a gun after a passenger said he felt sick in his car, despite the firm's firearms ban.
Categories: BBC World News

Sanitation workers still working to clear snow off Queens streets

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 00:13

Sanitation workers still working to clear snow off Queens streetsThere has been plenty of kudos for New York City workers battling to clean up from the second most powerful snowstorm - ever. However, there have been pockets where the cleanup hasn't happened . Thousands of impassible snow mounds have left many Queens residents furious.