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Hope for answers as release of Amtrak crash evidence nears

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 00:30

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Eight months after a deadly Amtrak derailment, federal investigators are poised to release evidence and reports that could help clear up the mystery of why the train streaked into a sharp curve at double the speed limit. The release, expected Monday, will be the first major development in the investigation since a […]

Turkey says another Russian jet violated Turkey’s airspace

NBA - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 00:26

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s Foreign Ministry says it has summoned the Russian ambassador after a Russian jet violated Turkey’s airspace on Friday, despite several warnings. A Foreign Ministry statement on Saturday said the plane was warned in Russian and in English before entering Turkey’s airspace. The statement accused Russia of escalating tensions and said […]
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Turkey says another Russian jet violated Turkey’s airspace

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 00:26

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s Foreign Ministry says it has summoned the Russian ambassador after a Russian jet violated Turkey’s airspace on Friday, despite several warnings. A Foreign Ministry statement on Saturday said the plane was warned in Russian and in English before entering Turkey’s airspace. The statement accused Russia of escalating tensions and said […]
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Turkey says another Russian jet violated Turkey’s airspace

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 00:26

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s Foreign Ministry says it has summoned the Russian ambassador after a Russian jet violated Turkey’s airspace on Friday, despite several warnings. A Foreign Ministry statement on Saturday said the plane was warned in Russian and in English before entering Turkey’s airspace. The statement accused Russia of escalating tensions and said […]

A state-by-state look at federal food aid work waivers

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 00:26
The federal government ended statewide work waivers this year for certain adults receiving aid through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, sometimes referred to as food stamps. In some cases, states were able to retain work waivers for certain counties or cities where there are higher unemployment rates and fewer available jobs.

Boy, 16, arrested after shot fired in Ben Franklin High School

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 00:25

Boy, 16, arrested after shooting incident at Ben Franklin High SchoolFive students are in custody after a shot was fired in Philadelphia's Ben Franklin High School on Friday.Philadelphia police have a 16-year-old boy in custody for the shooting incident Friday at Benjamin Franklin high school.


White Pass - 1/30/2016 8:01:19 AM

White Pass Report - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 00:23
White Pass US12
1/30/2016 8:01:19 AM

Temperature: 28 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Required, Chains required on Vehicles over 10,000 gross vehicle weight. Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Required, Chains required on Vehicles over 10,000 gross vehicle weight. Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Compact snow and ice on the roadway. US 12 White Pass: 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, the contractor will stop work 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 - 1/30/2016 8:07:00 AM

Satus Pass Report - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 00:23
Satus Pass US97
1/30/2016 8:07:00 AM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet

Weather:
Overcast skies

Stevens Pass - 1/30/2016 8:07:45 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 00:23
Stevens Pass US2
1/30/2016 8:07:45 AM

Temperature: 28 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Required, Chains required on Vehicles over 10,000 gross vehicle weight. Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Required, Chains required on Vehicles over 10,000 gross vehicle weight. Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Compact snow and ice on the roadway

Weather:
Snowing

Blewett Pass - 1/30/2016 8:18:23 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 00:23
Blewett Pass US97
1/30/2016 8:18:23 AM

Temperature: 24 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Southbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Snow, slush, and ice on the roadway

Weather:
Overcast skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/30/2016 8:17:59 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 00:23
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/30/2016 8:17:59 AM

Temperature: 30 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet, slush in places

Weather:
Snowing

Over 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirements

NBA - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 00:21

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — More than 1 million low-income residents in 21 states could soon lose their government food stamps if they fail to meet work requirements that began kicking in this month. The rule change in the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program was triggered by the improving economy — specifically, falling unemployment. But […]
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Over 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirements

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 00:21

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — More than 1 million low-income residents in 21 states could soon lose their government food stamps if they fail to meet work requirements that began kicking in this month. The rule change in the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program was triggered by the improving economy — specifically, falling unemployment. But […]
Categories: Sports Center

Over 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirements

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 00:21

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — More than 1 million low-income residents in 21 states could soon lose their government food stamps if they fail to meet work requirements that began kicking in this month. The rule change in the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program was triggered by the improving economy — specifically, falling unemployment. But […]

Model Blac Chyna kicked off Texas flight, arrested

NBA - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 00:19

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas authorities say a model known as Blac Chyna was arrested after being kicked off a flight for allegedly being intoxicated and causing a disturbance. Austin police say the 27-year-old woman, whose real name is Angela Renee White, was arrested Friday night at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport after officers were summoned to […]
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Model Blac Chyna kicked off Texas flight, arrested

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 00:19

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas authorities say a model known as Blac Chyna was arrested after being kicked off a flight for allegedly being intoxicated and causing a disturbance. Austin police say the 27-year-old woman, whose real name is Angela Renee White, was arrested Friday night at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport after officers were summoned to […]
Categories: Sports Center

Model Blac Chyna kicked off Texas flight, arrested

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 00:19

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas authorities say a model known as Blac Chyna was arrested after being kicked off a flight for allegedly being intoxicated and causing a disturbance. Austin police say the 27-year-old woman, whose real name is Angela Renee White, was arrested Friday night at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport after officers were summoned to […]

Kids ask Hillary Clinton the darndest things

NBA - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 00:17

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Some of Hillary Clinton’s standout moments in the presidential campaign have been with children. They ask her about everything from bullying to pet preferences. And that’s when the disciplined campaigner is more apt to speak from the heart than the head. Before about 700 people at an Iowa high school […]
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Kids ask Hillary Clinton the darndest things

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 00:17

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Some of Hillary Clinton’s standout moments in the presidential campaign have been with children. They ask her about everything from bullying to pet preferences. And that’s when the disciplined campaigner is more apt to speak from the heart than the head. Before about 700 people at an Iowa high school […]
Categories: Sports Center

Kids ask Hillary Clinton the darndest things

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 01/31/2016 - 00:17

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Some of Hillary Clinton’s standout moments in the presidential campaign have been with children. They ask her about everything from bullying to pet preferences. And that’s when the disciplined campaigner is more apt to speak from the heart than the head. Before about 700 people at an Iowa high school […]