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Attorney: Fatality was member of motorcycle club

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 01:19

DENVER (AP) — Police are investigating a fight that left one person died and seven others injured at a motorcycle expo in Denver. Denver Police Department spokesman Raquel Lopez says she wasn’t aware of any arrests following the Saturday afternoon incident at the Colorado Motorcycle Expo, held at the National Western Complex. Police Chief Robert […]

'Youngest' conjoined sisters separated

BBC World News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 01:04
Doctors in Switzerland say they have separated eight-day-old conjoined sisters - believed to be the youngest ever to be successfully parted.
Categories: BBC World News

‘I was a thief’: Jewel-pilfering woman reflects on life

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 01:02

ATLANTA (AP) — Doris Payne exudes a seemingly effortless elegance, her white hair neatly smoothed back and gold hoops dangling from her ears. She speaks calmly and deliberately, inspiring the kind of trust that would ease any jewelry store employee eager to make a high-dollar sale. And that’s exactly how authorities say the 85-year-old has […]
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‘I was a thief’: Jewel-pilfering woman reflects on life

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 01:02

ATLANTA (AP) — Doris Payne exudes a seemingly effortless elegance, her white hair neatly smoothed back and gold hoops dangling from her ears. She speaks calmly and deliberately, inspiring the kind of trust that would ease any jewelry store employee eager to make a high-dollar sale. And that’s exactly how authorities say the 85-year-old has […]
Categories: Sports Center

‘I was a thief’: Jewel-pilfering woman reflects on life

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 01:02

ATLANTA (AP) — Doris Payne exudes a seemingly effortless elegance, her white hair neatly smoothed back and gold hoops dangling from her ears. She speaks calmly and deliberately, inspiring the kind of trust that would ease any jewelry store employee eager to make a high-dollar sale. And that’s exactly how authorities say the 85-year-old has […]

Nun helps rescue man pinned under tree in Massachusetts

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 01:01

WRENTHAM, Mass. (AP) — A 74-year-old man who was pinned underneath a tree in Massachusetts was rescued with the help of a nun. Police say they received a call around 4 p.m. Saturday from a nun reporting that a man was yelling for help in the woods near Mount Saint Mary’s Abbey. The abbey in […]
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Nun helps rescue man pinned under tree in Massachusetts

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 01:01

WRENTHAM, Mass. (AP) — A 74-year-old man who was pinned underneath a tree in Massachusetts was rescued with the help of a nun. Police say they received a call around 4 p.m. Saturday from a nun reporting that a man was yelling for help in the woods near Mount Saint Mary’s Abbey. The abbey in […]
Categories: Sports Center

Nun helps rescue man pinned under tree in Massachusetts

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 01:01

WRENTHAM, Mass. (AP) — A 74-year-old man who was pinned underneath a tree in Massachusetts was rescued with the help of a nun. Police say they received a call around 4 p.m. Saturday from a nun reporting that a man was yelling for help in the woods near Mount Saint Mary’s Abbey. The abbey in […]

Nun helps rescue man pinned under tree in Massachusetts

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 01:00
WRENTHAM, Mass. (AP) — A 74-year-old man who was pinned underneath a tree in Massachusetts was rescued with the help of a nun.

AU abandons Burundi peacekeeper plan

BBC World News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:54
The African Union has abandoned its plan to send 5,000 peacekeepers to help restore stability to troubled Burundi, saying it will encourage dialogue instead.
Categories: BBC World News

‘Kung Fu Panda 3? tops box office, ‘Finest Hours’ flounders

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:45

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Kung Fu Panda 3″ has kicked its way to the top of the North American box office with a respectable $41 million, according to Rentrak estimates Sunday. The animated sequel fared much better than the weekend’s other new openers, like Disney’s Coast Guard adventure “The Finest Hours,” which debuted in fourth […]
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‘Kung Fu Panda 3? tops box office, ‘Finest Hours’ flounders

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:45

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Kung Fu Panda 3″ has kicked its way to the top of the North American box office with a respectable $41 million, according to Rentrak estimates Sunday. The animated sequel fared much better than the weekend’s other new openers, like Disney’s Coast Guard adventure “The Finest Hours,” which debuted in fourth […]
Categories: Sports Center

‘Kung Fu Panda 3? tops box office, ‘Finest Hours’ flounders

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:45

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Kung Fu Panda 3″ has kicked its way to the top of the North American box office with a respectable $41 million, according to Rentrak estimates Sunday. The animated sequel fared much better than the weekend’s other new openers, like Disney’s Coast Guard adventure “The Finest Hours,” which debuted in fourth […]

For Brazil’s rich and poor, disparate response to Zika

NBA - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:44

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Two Brazilian women, two pregnancies, one nightmare. But two very different stories. Regina de Lima and Tainara Lourenco became pregnant at a scary moment — the dawn of an extraordinary Zika outbreak, as authorities came to suspect that the virus was causing an alarming spike in a rare birth defect […]
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For Brazil’s rich and poor, disparate response to Zika

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:44

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Two Brazilian women, two pregnancies, one nightmare. But two very different stories. Regina de Lima and Tainara Lourenco became pregnant at a scary moment — the dawn of an extraordinary Zika outbreak, as authorities came to suspect that the virus was causing an alarming spike in a rare birth defect […]
Categories: Sports Center

For Brazil’s rich and poor, disparate response to Zika

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:44

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Two Brazilian women, two pregnancies, one nightmare. But two very different stories. Regina de Lima and Tainara Lourenco became pregnant at a scary moment — the dawn of an extraordinary Zika outbreak, as authorities came to suspect that the virus was causing an alarming spike in a rare birth defect […]

VIDEO: Find Bernie! On a candidate crawl in Iowa

BBC World News - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:39
The BBC's Rajini Vaidyanathan hits the campaign trail in Iowa to see how many candidates she could see in a day.
Categories: BBC World News

White Pass - 1/31/2016 8:19:48 AM

White Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:34
White Pass US12
1/31/2016 8:19:48 AM

Temperature: 28 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Roadway 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. Monday, Feb 1, 7 AM to noon, expect 30 minute delays. Feb. 2 through the end of March, work will stop for the remainder of the winter. Work to reconstruct the roadway in the three washout locations will resume around the first part of April.

Weather:
Overcast skies

Satus Pass - 1/31/2016 8:09:08 AM

Satus Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:34
Satus Pass US97
1/31/2016 8:09:08 AM

Temperature: 19 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Clear skies

Stevens Pass - 1/31/2016 8:03:22 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Mon, 02/01/2016 - 00:34
Stevens Pass US2
1/31/2016 8:03:22 AM

Temperature: 26 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Roadway has frost and ice in places

Weather:
Light snow