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Critic's Notebook: Jaap van Zweden and the Future of the New York Philharmonic

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:22
The Times’s chief classical music critic on the appointment of Mr. van Zweden as the next music director at the Philharmonic.









AP Exclusive: Officials say France wants more Iran sanctions

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:22

France has asked the European Union to consider new sanctions against Iran over recent missile tests, in a request made just days after the EU ended sanctions over Iran’s nuclear program, officials have told The Associated Press. Two officials from European Union nations told AP that the request came last week at a meeting of […]
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AP Exclusive: Officials say France wants more Iran sanctions

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:22

France has asked the European Union to consider new sanctions against Iran over recent missile tests, in a request made just days after the EU ended sanctions over Iran’s nuclear program, officials have told The Associated Press. Two officials from European Union nations told AP that the request came last week at a meeting of […]
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AP Exclusive: Officials say France wants more Iran sanctions

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:22

France has asked the European Union to consider new sanctions against Iran over recent missile tests, in a request made just days after the EU ended sanctions over Iran’s nuclear program, officials have told The Associated Press. Two officials from European Union nations told AP that the request came last week at a meeting of […]

FBI: Man who plotted attack also wanted to kill Israelis

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:18

 Man who plotted attack also wanted to kill IsraelisA Milwaukee man arrested on a charge of trying to buy machine guns to carry out an attack on a Masonic temple to "defend Islam" had first wanted to travel to the Middle East and kill Israelis but abandoned that plan as unworkable, federal agents said in court documents.


Florida deputy charged with violating suspect’s rights

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:17

OCALA, Fla. (AP) — A former Florida deputy sheriff has been charged with violating the rights of a suspect by excessive force. Federal prosecutors said Wednesday that Jesse Terrell was indicted by a federal grand jury. The indictment says that 33-year-old Terrell hit and kicked the unidentified suspect in the head, neck and shoulders in […]
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Florida deputy charged with violating suspect’s rights

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:17

OCALA, Fla. (AP) — A former Florida deputy sheriff has been charged with violating the rights of a suspect by excessive force. Federal prosecutors said Wednesday that Jesse Terrell was indicted by a federal grand jury. The indictment says that 33-year-old Terrell hit and kicked the unidentified suspect in the head, neck and shoulders in […]
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Florida deputy charged with violating suspect’s rights

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:17

OCALA, Fla. (AP) — A former Florida deputy sheriff has been charged with violating the rights of a suspect by excessive force. Federal prosecutors said Wednesday that Jesse Terrell was indicted by a federal grand jury. The indictment says that 33-year-old Terrell hit and kicked the unidentified suspect in the head, neck and shoulders in […]

Another round of coastal razor clam digs could be announced by Friday with a chance of Mocrocks opening for first time this season

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:16

In between spats of rough ocean conditions and high surf, coastal razor clam diggers continues good numbers of clams. Razor clam digging at Long Beach is open Wednesday (Jan. 27) during the evening low tide, but a high surf advisory and ocean swell of 20 feet will likely keep anyone from venturing out to dig […]
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Another round of coastal razor clam digs could be announced by Friday with a chance of Mocrocks opening for first time this season

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:16

In between spats of rough ocean conditions and high surf, coastal razor clam diggers continues good numbers of clams. Razor clam digging at Long Beach is open Wednesday (Jan. 27) during the evening low tide, but a high surf advisory and ocean swell of 20 feet will likely keep anyone from venturing out to dig […]
Categories: Sports Center

Another round of coastal razor clam digs could be announced by Friday with a chance of Mocrocks opening for first time this season

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:16

In between spats of rough ocean conditions and high surf, coastal razor clam diggers continues good numbers of clams. Razor clam digging at Long Beach is open Wednesday (Jan. 27) during the evening low tide, but a high surf advisory and ocean swell of 20 feet will likely keep anyone from venturing out to dig […]

Allentown man dies from CO poisoning after snow blocks car tailpipe

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:16

Allentown man dies from CO poisoning after snow blocks car tailpipeA 55-year-old Allentown man is the latest victim of carbon monoxide poisoning from this weekend's snow storm.


Student questioned after threat to Center City charter school

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:13

No threat at Center City charter school after morning scarePolice are questioning a student after an online threat was made against a Philadelphia charter school.


Scientists Move Closer to Understanding Schizophrenia’s Cause

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:11
A new study provides researchers with their first biological handle on the disorder, and helps explain why it often begins at a relatively young age.









Zika vaccine 'could be 10 years away'

BBC World News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:06
US scientists studying the Zika virus tell the BBC that it could be a decade before a vaccine is publicly available.
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5 Ex-Brokers Cleared in London Libor Trial

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 02:00
A jury acquitted five former brokers of charges that they helped a one-time trader at UBS and Citigroup manipulate a benchmark interest rate.









Michael Nutter joins Columbia University faculty

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 01:57

Michael Nutter joins Columbia University facultyFormer Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter has landed a new job.


Washington state pushing for small-scale nuclear reactors - News1130

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 01:56

Washington state pushing for small-scale nuclear reactors
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OLYMPIA (NEWS 1130) – We don't have any of them on this side of the border but one politician in Washington State is pushing to bring in next-generation nuclear reactors to meet its power needs. The US hasn't seen any nuclear power plants built since ...

Philadelphia schools reopen after Blizzard of 2016

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 01:46

Philadelphia schools reopen after Blizzard of 2016At James Dobson Elementary School in Manayunk, the sidewalks were clear and treated, and the school was ready to welcome the students back.


White Pass - 1/27/2016 9:39:06 AM

White Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 01:44
White Pass US12
1/27/2016 9:39:06 AM

Temperature: 37 °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