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Woman struck by falling ice at Hahnemann University Hospital

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 05:27

Woman struck by falling ice at Hahnemann University HospitalOne person was struck by falling ice at Hahnemann University Hospital in Center City.


White Pass - 1/25/2016 1:08:31 PM

White Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 05:24
White Pass US12
1/25/2016 1:08:31 PM

Temperature: 29 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is 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. 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:
Scattered clouds

Satus Pass - 1/25/2016 1:16:28 PM

Satus Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 05:24
Satus Pass US97
1/25/2016 1:16:28 PM

Temperature: 40 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Clear skies

Stevens Pass - 1/25/2016 1:12:21 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 05:24
Stevens Pass US2
1/25/2016 1:12:21 PM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Scattered clouds

Blewett Pass - 1/25/2016 1:02:43 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 05:24
Blewett Pass US97
1/25/2016 1:02:43 PM

Temperature: 30 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Clear skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/25/2016 1:11:35 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 05:24
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/25/2016 1:11:35 PM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet. Advance Notice: A closure is planned for the next two nights: Monday January 25, and Tuesday January 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 70 near Easton.

Weather:
Overcast skies

North Carolina motorist fatally shoots man trying to help him during storm: sheriff

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 05:23
At least five people came to the aid of Marvin Jacob Lee, 27, on Friday evening in Catawba County, North Carolina, during the storm that blanketed much of the U.S. East Coast, said Sheriff Coy Reid. The motorist appeared intoxicated, Reid said, so his would-be helpers decided to call law enforcement. Jefferson Heavner, 26, was lying by the side of the road when law enforcement arrived, the sheriff said.

6abc School Closings and Delays

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 05:18

6abc School Closings and DelaysSee the latest school closings, delays and early dismissals sent to Action News and 6abc.com.


In new era, theme parks hire additional security

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 05:13

Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando are beefing up their security staff, in response to recent deadly attacks in Paris and San Bernardino.
Categories: Sports Center

In new era, theme parks hire additional security

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 05:13

Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando are beefing up their security staff, in response to recent deadly attacks in Paris and San Bernardino.
Categories: Sports Center

In new era, theme parks hire additional security

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 05:13

Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando are beefing up their security staff, in response to recent deadly attacks in Paris and San Bernardino.

AG seeks fines against grocery group for 2013 election

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 05:12

Attorney General Bob Ferguson is asking a court to penalize the Grocery Manufacturers Association for allegedly violating the state’s campaign finance laws during a 2013 campaign to defeat a measure that would have required labeling genetically engineered foods.
Categories: Sports Center

AG seeks fines against grocery group for 2013 election

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 05:12

Attorney General Bob Ferguson is asking a court to penalize the Grocery Manufacturers Association for allegedly violating the state’s campaign finance laws during a 2013 campaign to defeat a measure that would have required labeling genetically engineered foods.
Categories: Sports Center

AG seeks fines against grocery group for 2013 election

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 05:12

Attorney General Bob Ferguson is asking a court to penalize the Grocery Manufacturers Association for allegedly violating the state’s campaign finance laws during a 2013 campaign to defeat a measure that would have required labeling genetically engineered foods.

E.U. Ministers Spar as Bloc’s Promise of Free Movement Wavers

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 05:10
The question hanging over a meeting is whether the bloc can agree on a collective approach to limit the influx of migrants and avoid an every-country-for-itself scramble.









Seahawks safety Kam Chancellor to skip Pro Bowl

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 05:09

Seahawks strong safety Kam Chancellor will not play in the Pro Bowl Sunday, replaced by Indianapolis' Mike Adams
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Seahawks safety Kam Chancellor to skip Pro Bowl

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 05:09

Seahawks strong safety Kam Chancellor will not play in the Pro Bowl Sunday, replaced by Indianapolis' Mike Adams
Categories: Sports Center

Seahawks safety Kam Chancellor to skip Pro Bowl

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 05:09

Seahawks strong safety Kam Chancellor will not play in the Pro Bowl Sunday, replaced by Indianapolis' Mike Adams

Eagles sign tight end Zach Ertz to 5-year extension

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 05:09

Eagles sign tight end Zach Ertz to 5-year extensionThe Philadelphia Eagles have signed tight end Zach Ertz to a five-year contract extension through the 2021 season.


Former Wayne County prosecutor to lead probe of Flint water crisis

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 05:08

Michigan National Guard members help to distribute water to a line of residents in their cars in Flint, MichiganMichigan Attorney General Bill Schuette on Monday named a special prosecutor and investigator to look into possible crimes in the city of Flint's water crisis. Todd Flood, a former prosecutor for Detroit's Wayne County, and retired Detroit FBI head Andrew Arena will conduct the independent investigation into the lead contamination in Flint after water supplies were switched to save money, Schuette said. Governor Rick Snyder apologized last week for the delay in addressing Flint's problems, which have become a national scandal.