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Lawyer criticizes US for nixing charges as part of Iran swap

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:59

BOSTON (AP) — A lawyer for a Chinese national who supplied Iran with U.S.-made devices that can be used to convert uranium for nuclear weapons is criticizing the U.S. government for dropping charges against his Iranian co-defendant as part of a breakthrough U.S.-Iran deal. The criticism was leveled Wednesday during a sentencing hearing for Sihai […]
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Lawyer criticizes US for nixing charges as part of Iran swap

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:59

BOSTON (AP) — A lawyer for a Chinese national who supplied Iran with U.S.-made devices that can be used to convert uranium for nuclear weapons is criticizing the U.S. government for dropping charges against his Iranian co-defendant as part of a breakthrough U.S.-Iran deal. The criticism was leveled Wednesday during a sentencing hearing for Sihai […]
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Lawyer criticizes US for nixing charges as part of Iran swap

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:59

BOSTON (AP) — A lawyer for a Chinese national who supplied Iran with U.S.-made devices that can be used to convert uranium for nuclear weapons is criticizing the U.S. government for dropping charges against his Iranian co-defendant as part of a breakthrough U.S.-Iran deal. The criticism was leveled Wednesday during a sentencing hearing for Sihai […]

Senate panel approves bill to boost protections for Europeans' data privacy

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:57

Europeans see the bill's passage as a way to restore trust in the U.S. tech industry.

       

Paul Allen megayacht destroyed most of protected coral reef, officials say

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:56

MV Tatoosh, Paul Allen’s 303-foot yacht, has destroyed about 80 percent of a protected coral reef — 14,000 square feet — in the Cayman Islands, according to officials there.
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Paul Allen megayacht destroyed most of protected coral reef, officials say

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:56

MV Tatoosh, Paul Allen’s 303-foot yacht, has destroyed about 80 percent of a protected coral reef — 14,000 square feet — in the Cayman Islands, according to officials there.
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Paul Allen megayacht destroyed most of protected coral reef, officials say

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:56

MV Tatoosh, Paul Allen’s 303-foot yacht, has destroyed about 80 percent of a protected coral reef — 14,000 square feet — in the Cayman Islands, according to officials there.

Man seeking warmth arrested for setting fire in building

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:56

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A 25-year-old man, apparently homeless, was arrested Wednesday for setting a fire for warmth that ended up blanketing part of the city in smoke and forcing the closure of historic Canal Street, the city’s fire chief said. Darren Denley was booked on municipal charges of setting fires and crossing police lines, […]
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Man seeking warmth arrested for setting fire in building

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:56

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A 25-year-old man, apparently homeless, was arrested Wednesday for setting a fire for warmth that ended up blanketing part of the city in smoke and forcing the closure of historic Canal Street, the city’s fire chief said. Darren Denley was booked on municipal charges of setting fires and crossing police lines, […]
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Man seeking warmth arrested for setting fire in building

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:56

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A 25-year-old man, apparently homeless, was arrested Wednesday for setting a fire for warmth that ended up blanketing part of the city in smoke and forcing the closure of historic Canal Street, the city’s fire chief said. Darren Denley was booked on municipal charges of setting fires and crossing police lines, […]

The Latest: Super PACs offer $1.5M for Cruz-Trump debate

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:54

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign stop on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, in Gilbert, S.C. (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt)WASHINGTON (AP) — Here are the latest developments from the 2016 race for president, less than a week out from the Iowa caucuses. All times local.


Muslim advocacy group pens open letter to Iowans

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:51

25,000 Iowans will receive a letter from the Muslim Public Affairs Council on Friday asking them to reject divisive and discriminatory rheto...

       

White Pass - 1/27/2016 6:36:50 PM

White Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:48
White Pass US12
1/27/2016 6:36:50 PM

Temperature: 41 °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 - 1/27/2016 6:39:50 PM

Satus Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:48
Satus Pass US97
1/27/2016 6:39:50 PM

Temperature: 38 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Overcast skies with areas of fog

Stevens Pass - 1/27/2016 6:40:03 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:48
Stevens Pass US2
1/27/2016 6:40:03 PM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet.

Weather:
Overcast skies

Blewett Pass - 1/27/2016 6:26:45 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:48
Blewett Pass US97
1/27/2016 6:26:45 PM

Temperature: 36 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet.

Weather:
Overcast skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/27/2016 6:35:34 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:48
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/27/2016 6:35:34 PM

Temperature: 34 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet. Closure is planned for Wednesday Jan 27 and Thursday Jan 28 beginning at 11 p.m. and lasting for 4 hours to remove snow in the ditch line near the construction zone and the new bridge. Traffic will be stopped eastbound at milepost 56 near Gold Creek and westbound at milepost 62 near Cabin Creek and milepost 70 near Easton.

Weather:
Overcast skies with areas of fog

The Latest: Suspect arrested in Canal Street blaze

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:47

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on a stubborn fire that broke out in a building in downtown New Orleans on Wednesday. All times are local. 8:20 p.m. The fire chief in New Orleans says a 25-year-old man, who was apparently homeless, has been arrested for setting a fire in a building that forced the […]
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The Latest: Suspect arrested in Canal Street blaze

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:47

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on a stubborn fire that broke out in a building in downtown New Orleans on Wednesday. All times are local. 8:20 p.m. The fire chief in New Orleans says a 25-year-old man, who was apparently homeless, has been arrested for setting a fire in a building that forced the […]
Categories: Sports Center