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How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Tuesday

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:03

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks jumped Tuesday as the price of oil made another abrupt reversal, this time rising almost 4 percent after falling sharply the day before. On Tuesday: The Dow Jones industrial average climbed 282.01 points, or 1.8 percent, to 16,167.23. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index picked up 26.55 points, or […]

MoMA Trims Back Some Features of Its Planned Renovation

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:00
Construction begins next month on the project, which will add 50,000 square feet of new exhibition space and reduce congestion in the museum’s lobbies at a cost estimated at up to $400 million.









FBI arrests Milwaukee man said to be planning temple attack

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:00

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Federal officials in Milwaukee say they have arrested a 23-year-old man who planned to attack a Masonic temple. They say the FBI was tipped in September that the man had planned to travel to Israel to attack Israeli soldiers and citizens in the West Bank, but abandoned the plan as too difficult […]
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FBI arrests Milwaukee man said to be planning temple attack

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:00

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Federal officials in Milwaukee say they have arrested a 23-year-old man who planned to attack a Masonic temple. They say the FBI was tipped in September that the man had planned to travel to Israel to attack Israeli soldiers and citizens in the West Bank, but abandoned the plan as too difficult […]
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FBI arrests Milwaukee man said to be planning temple attack

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 06:00

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Federal officials in Milwaukee say they have arrested a 23-year-old man who planned to attack a Masonic temple. They say the FBI was tipped in September that the man had planned to travel to Israel to attack Israeli soldiers and citizens in the West Bank, but abandoned the plan as too difficult […]

Cleveland officers sacked over shooting

BBC World News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 05:58
Cleveland police fire six police officers who shot more than 100 rounds into car, killing an unarmed black couple in 2012.
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Bellevue Maggiano’s closed because of suspected norovirus outbreak

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 05:57

Seattle health officials are investigating a suspected outbreak of norovirus at Maggiano’s Little Italy restaurant in Bellevue that may have sickened as many as 50 people who attended a private party.
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Bellevue Maggiano’s closed because of suspected norovirus outbreak

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 05:57

Seattle health officials are investigating a suspected outbreak of norovirus at Maggiano’s Little Italy restaurant in Bellevue that may have sickened as many as 50 people who attended a private party.
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Bellevue Maggiano’s closed because of suspected norovirus outbreak

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 05:57

Seattle health officials are investigating a suspected outbreak of norovirus at Maggiano’s Little Italy restaurant in Bellevue that may have sickened as many as 50 people who attended a private party.

Cleveland fires six police officers over deadly 2012 chase

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 05:54

6 Cleveland Police Officer Fired After Deadly 2012 ChaseSix Cleveland police officers were fired over their involvement in a November 2012 chase that led to the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man and woman, city officials said on Tuesday. The officers fired included Michael Brelo, a white former U.S. Marine who was acquitted last May of manslaughter for the incident, leading to protests. "The incident was unprecedented," Cleveland Police Commander James Chura told reporters of the shooting, which killed Malissa Williams and Timothy Russell.


Whole Foods recalls nearly 74,000 pounds of pizza due to mislabeling

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 05:51

Whole Foods recalls nearly 74,000 pounds of pizza due to mislabelingWhole Foods is recalling nearly 74,000 pounds of pepperoni pizza due to mislabeling, the USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service says.


Christie apologizes for 'crazy mayor' comment during NJ flooding remarks

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 05:50

Christie apologizes for 'crazy mayor' comment during NJ flooding remarksGov. Chris Christie says he apologized to a south Jersey mayor for a comment he made in the aftermath of flooding.


Scientists: "Doomsday Clock" reflects grave threat to world

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 05:47

FILE- In this Jan. 22, 2015, file photo, Climate scientist Richard Somerville, member, Science and Security Board, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, right, unveils the new "Doomsday Clock," accompanied by Sivan Kartha, member, Science and Security Board, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists and senior scientists at the Stockholm Environmental Institute, right. Scientists behind a "Doomsday Clock" that measures the likelihood of a global cataclysm are set to announce Tuesday Jan. 26, 2016, whether civilization is any closer or farther from disaster. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File)STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Rising tension between Russia and the U.S., North Korea's recent nuclear test and a lack of aggressive steps to address climate change are putting the world under grave threat, scientists behind a "Doomsday Clock" that measures the likelihood of a global cataclysm said Tuesday.


Harassment and Attacks From Fellow Officers in U.S. Prisons

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 05:46
Female officers regularly face sexual harassment by colleagues and superiors, and a fear of retaliation stops many from reporting incidents.









White Pass - 1/26/2016 1:13:47 PM

White Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 05:35
White Pass US12
1/26/2016 1:13:47 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 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:
Raining

Satus Pass - 1/26/2016 1:07:30 PM

Satus Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 05:35
Satus Pass US97
1/26/2016 1:07:30 PM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and dry, wet in places

Weather:
Overcast skies

Stevens Pass - 1/26/2016 1:09:52 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 05:35
Stevens Pass US2
1/26/2016 1:09:52 PM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet, slush in places

Weather:
Rain showers

Blewett Pass - 1/26/2016 1:12:16 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 05:35
Blewett Pass US97
1/26/2016 1:12:16 PM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Overcast skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/26/2016 1:04:12 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 05:35
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/26/2016 1:04:12 PM

Temperature: 32 °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

USC Begins Three-Game Homestand With Washington State - University of Southern California Official Athletic Site

Washington State News Wire - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 05:34

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USC Begins Three-Game Homestand With Washington State
University of Southern California Official Athletic Site
The USC Trojans (15-5, 4-3) will host the Washington State Cougars (9-10, 1-6) at the Galen Center on Jan. 28 at 7:30 p.m. The game will air on the Pac-12 Network, Pac-12 Los Angeles and Pac-12 Washington with Spero Dedes and Mike Montgomery ...
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