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Linking 3 cases, cops hunt serial rapist in college town

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:59

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — The police chief of a southeastern Ohio college town says authorities are seeking a sexual predator linked to the rapes of three women since 2006. Athens Police Chief Tom Pyle on Thursday said DNA evidence shows the same person committed the separate but similar sexual assaults — one in 2006 and […]
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Linking 3 cases, cops hunt serial rapist in college town

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:59

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — The police chief of a southeastern Ohio college town says authorities are seeking a sexual predator linked to the rapes of three women since 2006. Athens Police Chief Tom Pyle on Thursday said DNA evidence shows the same person committed the separate but similar sexual assaults — one in 2006 and […]

Plan ahead to attend these events across the Northwest and B.C.

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:59

A regional roundup of celebrations in coming days and months.
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Plan ahead to attend these events across the Northwest and B.C.

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:59

A regional roundup of celebrations in coming days and months.
Categories: Sports Center

Plan ahead to attend these events across the Northwest and B.C.

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:59

A regional roundup of celebrations in coming days and months.

Geography quiz: The Bahamas was a colony of what nation?

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:58

Test your geography smarts with this quiz: Q: The Bahamas was formerly a colony of France, Spain or Great Britain? A: Great Britain
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Geography quiz: The Bahamas was a colony of what nation?

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:58

Test your geography smarts with this quiz: Q: The Bahamas was formerly a colony of France, Spain or Great Britain? A: Great Britain
Categories: Sports Center

Geography quiz: The Bahamas was a colony of what nation?

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:58

Test your geography smarts with this quiz: Q: The Bahamas was formerly a colony of France, Spain or Great Britain? A: Great Britain

GE Aviation cutting more 7 percent of engineering workforce

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:51

EVENDALE, Ohio (AP) — GE Aviation is cutting 238 engineering jobs in southwestern Ohio and 69 at other U.S. sites as it trims more than 7 percent of its engineering workforce. A spokesman for the General Electric Co. unit based in the Cincinnati suburb of Evendale said in an email Thursday that the cuts are […]
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GE Aviation cutting more 7 percent of engineering workforce

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:51

EVENDALE, Ohio (AP) — GE Aviation is cutting 238 engineering jobs in southwestern Ohio and 69 at other U.S. sites as it trims more than 7 percent of its engineering workforce. A spokesman for the General Electric Co. unit based in the Cincinnati suburb of Evendale said in an email Thursday that the cuts are […]
Categories: Sports Center

GE Aviation cutting more 7 percent of engineering workforce

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:51

EVENDALE, Ohio (AP) — GE Aviation is cutting 238 engineering jobs in southwestern Ohio and 69 at other U.S. sites as it trims more than 7 percent of its engineering workforce. A spokesman for the General Electric Co. unit based in the Cincinnati suburb of Evendale said in an email Thursday that the cuts are […]

U.S. says redesigned missile defense interceptor aces test

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:47

A flight test of the exercising elements of the GMD system is launched at the Vandenberg AFBThe U.S. Missile Defense Agency on Thursday said it conducted a successful test of the ground-based U.S. missile defense system managed by Boeing Co aimed at demonstrating the effectiveness of a redesigned "kill vehicle" or warhead built by Raytheon Co. The test purposely did not include an intercept by a ground-based interceptor launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, but was designed to observe the in-flight performance of the redesigned components and collect data on countermeasures carried by the target, according to statements by the agency and the companies involved. Thursday's test was designed to demonstrate the ability of new "divert thrusters" that were developed by Raytheon to maneuver the warhead after a test failure several years ago.


Capsized cargo ship drifts off French coast in rough seas

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:47

PARIS (AP) — A cargo ship listing nearly 90 degrees in the water is drifting empty off the coast of France, as maritime rescue workers wait for the seas to calm. The captain of the capsized Modern Express, sailing with a load of wood in the Bay of Biscay, 300 kilometers (180 miles) off the […]
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Capsized cargo ship drifts off French coast in rough seas

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:47

PARIS (AP) — A cargo ship listing nearly 90 degrees in the water is drifting empty off the coast of France, as maritime rescue workers wait for the seas to calm. The captain of the capsized Modern Express, sailing with a load of wood in the Bay of Biscay, 300 kilometers (180 miles) off the […]
Categories: Sports Center

Capsized cargo ship drifts off French coast in rough seas

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:47

PARIS (AP) — A cargo ship listing nearly 90 degrees in the water is drifting empty off the coast of France, as maritime rescue workers wait for the seas to calm. The captain of the capsized Modern Express, sailing with a load of wood in the Bay of Biscay, 300 kilometers (180 miles) off the […]

Jacques Rivette, an Enigmatic French New Wave Director, Dies at 87

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:43
He was not as famed as his colleagues François Truffaut and Jean-Luc Godard, but his films were revered.









White Pass - 1/29/2016 4:45:49 AM

White Pass Report - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:12
White Pass US12
1/29/2016 4:45:49 AM

Temperature: 29 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet. A traffic light is directing traffic lane near the repaired areas both east and west of the pass. Drivers can expect delays. Starting Monday, Jan 25 culvert installation across US 12 at the MP 154, flaggers will direct traffic, 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 until completed.

Weather:
Overcast skies

Satus Pass - 1/29/2016 4:54:10 AM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:12
Satus Pass US97
1/29/2016 4:54:10 AM

Temperature: 35 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Overcast skies

Stevens Pass - 1/29/2016 4:55:27 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:12
Stevens Pass US2
1/29/2016 4:55:27 AM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Water, slush and ice on the roadway

Weather:
Overcast skies

Blewett Pass - 1/29/2016 4:50:00 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 21:12
Blewett Pass US97
1/29/2016 4:50:00 AM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet.

Weather:
Clear skies