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Blewett Pass - 1/25/2016 4:51:44 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 21:20
Blewett Pass US97
1/25/2016 4:51:44 AM

Temperature: 21 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Clear skies with fog in places

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/25/2016 4:49:49 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 21:20
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/25/2016 4:49:49 AM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet. Advance Notice: A closure is planned for the next two nights: Monday January 25, and Tuesday January 26 beginning at 11:00 pm and lasting for 4 hours to remove snow in the ditch line from the East Shed (new bridge) area and east toward Slide Curve. Traffic will be stopped eastbound at MP 56 near Gold Creek and westbound at MP 70 near Easton.

Weather:
Clear skies

Breakfast bump: McDonald’s US sales jump 5.7 percent

NBA - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 21:14

NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald’s introduction of its all-day breakfast helped to lift sales by 5.7 percent in the U.S., marking the second straight quarter of domestic growth as it fights to win back customers. The world’s biggest hamburger chain says global sales rose 5 percent at established locations. McDonald’s is working to turnaround its […]
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Breakfast bump: McDonald’s US sales jump 5.7 percent

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 21:14

NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald’s introduction of its all-day breakfast helped to lift sales by 5.7 percent in the U.S., marking the second straight quarter of domestic growth as it fights to win back customers. The world’s biggest hamburger chain says global sales rose 5 percent at established locations. McDonald’s is working to turnaround its […]
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Breakfast bump: McDonald’s US sales jump 5.7 percent

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 21:14

NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald’s introduction of its all-day breakfast helped to lift sales by 5.7 percent in the U.S., marking the second straight quarter of domestic growth as it fights to win back customers. The world’s biggest hamburger chain says global sales rose 5 percent at established locations. McDonald’s is working to turnaround its […]

Mergers continue in 2016, Johnson controls and Tyco tie up

NBA - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 21:13

NEW YORK (AP) — Johnson Controls and Tyco will join in a $3.9 billion deal as the unprecedented pace of buyouts and mergers from last year rolls over into 2016. Shareholders of Johnson Controls Inc., which makes ventilation systems, auto seating and car batteries, will own about 56 percent of the new company, which would […]
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Mergers continue in 2016, Johnson controls and Tyco tie up

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 21:13

NEW YORK (AP) — Johnson Controls and Tyco will join in a $3.9 billion deal as the unprecedented pace of buyouts and mergers from last year rolls over into 2016. Shareholders of Johnson Controls Inc., which makes ventilation systems, auto seating and car batteries, will own about 56 percent of the new company, which would […]
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Mergers continue in 2016, Johnson controls and Tyco tie up

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 21:13

NEW YORK (AP) — Johnson Controls and Tyco will join in a $3.9 billion deal as the unprecedented pace of buyouts and mergers from last year rolls over into 2016. Shareholders of Johnson Controls Inc., which makes ventilation systems, auto seating and car batteries, will own about 56 percent of the new company, which would […]

Football fan Azarenka into quarterfinals at Australian Open

NBA - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 21:11

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Victoria Azarenka’s “dream final” has come true, the Denver Broncos against the Carolina Panthers. For another day at the Australian Open, tennis collided with football in Azarenka’s arena. She has been “dabbing” for days now after each victory and on Monday informed fans that she is a strong supporter of both […]
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Football fan Azarenka into quarterfinals at Australian Open

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 21:11

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Victoria Azarenka’s “dream final” has come true, the Denver Broncos against the Carolina Panthers. For another day at the Australian Open, tennis collided with football in Azarenka’s arena. She has been “dabbing” for days now after each victory and on Monday informed fans that she is a strong supporter of both […]
Categories: Sports Center

Football fan Azarenka into quarterfinals at Australian Open

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 21:11

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Victoria Azarenka’s “dream final” has come true, the Denver Broncos against the Carolina Panthers. For another day at the Australian Open, tennis collided with football in Azarenka’s arena. She has been “dabbing” for days now after each victory and on Monday informed fans that she is a strong supporter of both […]

Childhood obesity panel: 40 million kids under 5 overweight

NBA - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 21:10

GENEVA (AP) — An independent panel on obesity commissioned by the World Health Organization is urging governments, educators, agribusiness and food marketers to do more to help fight childhood obesity. In a report Monday, the Commission on Ending Childhood Obesity says 41 million kids under age 5 are now obese or overweight worldwide, up from […]
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Childhood obesity panel: 40 million kids under 5 overweight

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 21:10

GENEVA (AP) — An independent panel on obesity commissioned by the World Health Organization is urging governments, educators, agribusiness and food marketers to do more to help fight childhood obesity. In a report Monday, the Commission on Ending Childhood Obesity says 41 million kids under age 5 are now obese or overweight worldwide, up from […]
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Childhood obesity panel: 40 million kids under 5 overweight

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 21:10

GENEVA (AP) — An independent panel on obesity commissioned by the World Health Organization is urging governments, educators, agribusiness and food marketers to do more to help fight childhood obesity. In a report Monday, the Commission on Ending Childhood Obesity says 41 million kids under age 5 are now obese or overweight worldwide, up from […]

Updates on Schools, Subways and Commuter Rails After the Storm

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 21:06
Here is what to expect on Monday morning in New York and New Jersey after a near-record snowstorm blanketed the region.









Diddy, Wahlberg donating 1 million bottles of water to Flint

NBA - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 21:04

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A bottled water company owned in part by Sean “Diddy” Combs and Mark Wahlberg is pledging to donate 1 million bottles of water to the residents of Flint, Michigan. AQUAhydrate says it’s sending 5,000 cases of water to Flint and will continue to provide bottles to residents until the city’s water […]
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Diddy, Wahlberg donating 1 million bottles of water to Flint

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 21:04

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A bottled water company owned in part by Sean “Diddy” Combs and Mark Wahlberg is pledging to donate 1 million bottles of water to the residents of Flint, Michigan. AQUAhydrate says it’s sending 5,000 cases of water to Flint and will continue to provide bottles to residents until the city’s water […]
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Diddy, Wahlberg donating 1 million bottles of water to Flint

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 21:04

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A bottled water company owned in part by Sean “Diddy” Combs and Mark Wahlberg is pledging to donate 1 million bottles of water to the residents of Flint, Michigan. AQUAhydrate says it’s sending 5,000 cases of water to Flint and will continue to provide bottles to residents until the city’s water […]

The 2016 Race: Bernie Sanders Is Very Dependent on Infrequent Voters

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 21:01
Because so many of his supporters are young, he has a turnout challenge that is unusually large, especially in a caucus state like Iowa.









Virginia couple weds despite snow, with tiny change in plan

NBA - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 21:00

LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — A Virginia couple refused to allow the recent snowstorm to ruin their plans to get married. WSET reports (http://bit.ly/1ntuUBh) that Michael and Emilee Ellsworth of Lynchburg were nearly forced to completely call off their wedding Saturday at Boonsboro Country Club. Snow was blowing across hills and roads, making travel dangerous for […]
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