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9. Norm of the North - $3.83M

Movies in Theaters - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 16:00
In this animated comedy for the whole family, an oddball polar bear named Norm (voice of Rob Schneider) is outraged when he learns that human beings are planning to build condos in his Arctic home. He and three lemming pals decide to go to New York City to confront the real-estate developer responsible. Heather Graham, Ken Jeong, Gabriel Iglesias, Bill Nighy, and Loretta Devine also lend their voices. Directed by Trevor Wall. ~ Jack Rodgers, Rovi
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10. The Big Short - $3.18M

Movies in Theaters - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 16:00
This adaptation of Michael Lewis' nonfiction book The Big Short explores the 2008 financial crisis through the lens of four unorthodox moneymen, who foresaw the consequences of the fraudulent mortgage-lending practices of large banks on Wall Street. Christian Bale plays Michael Burry, a former hedge-fund manager who was one of the first to forecast the collapse of the credit bubble due to excessive subprime lending. Steve Carell is Mark Baum (based on the real-life Steve Eisman), a money manager who rose to fame after successfully betting against subprime mortgages. Directed by Adam McKay. Brad Pitt, Ryan Gosling, and Marisa Tomei co-star. ~ Erin Demers, Rovi
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Sanders' Reddit supporters raise over $1 million

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 15:59

Beyond the money, Sanders’ digital warriors have made over 50,000 calls to voters in New Hampshire, Iowa and other states.

       

Bikram yoga founder fined $924k in sexual harassment suit: media

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 15:55
The founder of the Bikram yoga practice was ordered to pay $924,500 on Monday to a former legal adviser who said she was fired for investigating sexual misconduct charges against her employer, media reported. Minakshi Jafa-Bodden, the former personal attorney of celebrity yoga guru Bikram Choudhury, was awarded compensatory damages by a Los Angeles jury for claims of discrimination, retaliation and of suffering sexual harassment herself, The Los Angeles Times reported. During the trial, Choudhury had dismissed the accusations and said Jafa-Bodden was let go because she did not have a license to practice law in the United States, the Times and other media reported.

China releases Swedish rights activist

BBC World News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 15:52
Swedish activist Peter Dahlin - detained in China as part of a wider crackdown on a growing legal rights movement - is released and deported.
Categories: BBC World News

Hyundai Motor's 2015 profit sinks to 5-year low

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 15:45

A visitor checks the Hyundai Motor's Genesis EQ900 sedan displayed at its showroom in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016. Hyundai Motor Co. reported its eighth consecutive drop in quarterly earnings on weak sales in China and emerging markets and lower demand for passenger vehicles. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Hyundai Motor Co. reported its lowest annual profit in five years after a failure to fully anticipate strong demand for sports utility vehicles in China led to a sales drop in the world's largest auto market.


Boat capsizes off Malaysia, 13 Indonesian migrants drowned

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 15:39

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian police said 13 bodies, believed to be Indonesian illegal immigrants, were found washed ashore after their boat capsized in bad sea conditions. District police chief Rahmat Othman said the bodies of four men and nine women were discovered on a beach in southern Johor state by members of the […]
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Boat capsizes off Malaysia, 13 Indonesian migrants drowned

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 15:39

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian police said 13 bodies, believed to be Indonesian illegal immigrants, were found washed ashore after their boat capsized in bad sea conditions. District police chief Rahmat Othman said the bodies of four men and nine women were discovered on a beach in southern Johor state by members of the […]
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Boat capsizes off Malaysia, 13 Indonesian migrants drowned

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 15:39

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian police said 13 bodies, believed to be Indonesian illegal immigrants, were found washed ashore after their boat capsized in bad sea conditions. District police chief Rahmat Othman said the bodies of four men and nine women were discovered on a beach in southern Johor state by members of the […]

End of Prop 47 means new funds for Fresno

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 15:39

End of Prop 47 means new funds for FresnoAn agency tasked with spending millions of dollars in savings from a controversial voter-approved initiative came to Fresno to seek community input on how it should be spent.


Israel’s Shimon Peres released from hospital

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 15:36

The 92-year-old Peres was taken to Tel Hashomer hospital on Sunday night with chest pains, days after he suffered a mild heart attack.

       

Udderly mind-blowing: Twin calves have different dads

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 15:35

There is the miracle of birth, and then there are miracles that make us wonder.

       

Rare white giraffe spotted in Tanzania national park

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 15:35

Researchers recently caught a glimpse of a white giraffe named Omo in the Tanzania's Tarangire National Park. 

       

Malaysian police say 13 bodies, believed to be Indonesian illegal immigrants, were found washed ashore after their boat capsized in bad sea conditions

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 15:33

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian police say 13 bodies, believed to be Indonesian illegal immigrants, were found washed ashore after their boat capsized in bad sea conditions .
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Malaysian police say 13 bodies, believed to be Indonesian illegal immigrants, were found washed ashore after their boat capsized in bad sea conditions

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 15:33

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian police say 13 bodies, believed to be Indonesian illegal immigrants, were found washed ashore after their boat capsized in bad sea conditions .
Categories: Sports Center

Malaysian police say 13 bodies, believed to be Indonesian illegal immigrants, were found washed ashore after their boat capsized in bad sea conditions

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 15:33

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian police say 13 bodies, believed to be Indonesian illegal immigrants, were found washed ashore after their boat capsized in bad sea conditions .

Pakistan closes schools in province amid Taliban threats

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 15:29

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani authorities have closed all the schools in the country’s largest province, Punjab, following an alert over possible militant attacks. A government memo obtained Tuesday by The Associated Press says there is intelligence that 13 Taliban fighters from neighboring Afghanistan were planning suicide attacks on schools in Pakistan. The province’s education minister, […]
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Pakistan closes schools in province amid Taliban threats

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 15:29

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani authorities have closed all the schools in the country’s largest province, Punjab, following an alert over possible militant attacks. A government memo obtained Tuesday by The Associated Press says there is intelligence that 13 Taliban fighters from neighboring Afghanistan were planning suicide attacks on schools in Pakistan. The province’s education minister, […]
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Pakistan closes schools in province amid Taliban threats

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 15:29

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani authorities have closed all the schools in the country’s largest province, Punjab, following an alert over possible militant attacks. A government memo obtained Tuesday by The Associated Press says there is intelligence that 13 Taliban fighters from neighboring Afghanistan were planning suicide attacks on schools in Pakistan. The province’s education minister, […]

White Pass - 1/25/2016 11:10:03 PM

White Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 15:28
White Pass US12
1/25/2016 11:10:03 PM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry. 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:
Clear skies