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'Iron Boy' granted superhero wish

BBC World News - 3 hours 4 min ago
A young Australian boy with cystic fibrosis was given the chance to save Sydney from a super villain on Thursday.
Categories: BBC World News

Nokia Q2 profit surges to $560 million buoyed by licenses

Yahoo! National News - 3 hours 5 min ago
HELSINKI (AP) — Telecommunications and wireless equipment maker Nokia Corp. says fourth-quarter profit grew more than 50 percent on a slight increase in sales, buoyed by income from licensing fees.

White Pass - 2/10/2016 11:09:32 PM

White Pass Report - 3 hours 9 min ago
White Pass US12
2/10/2016 11:09:32 PM

Temperature: 38 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is 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. Repair work is in winter shutdown and will resume around the first part of April.

Weather:
Overcast skies

Satus Pass - 2/10/2016 11:19:05 PM

Satus Pass Report - 3 hours 9 min ago
Satus Pass US97
2/10/2016 11:19:05 PM

Temperature: 40 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Overcast skies

Stevens Pass - 2/10/2016 11:19:03 PM

Stevens Pass Report - 3 hours 9 min ago
Stevens Pass US2
2/10/2016 11:19:03 PM

Temperature: 34 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet with frost and ice in places

Weather:
Clear skies

Blewett Pass - 2/10/2016 11:19:05 PM

Blewett Pass Report - 3 hours 9 min ago
Blewett Pass US97
2/10/2016 11:19:05 PM

Temperature: 37 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Clear skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 2/10/2016 11:20:04 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - 3 hours 9 min ago
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
2/10/2016 11:20:04 PM

Temperature: 35 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Partly cloudy skies

The Latest: Cliven Bundy jailed upon arriving in Portland

Yahoo! National News - 3 hours 13 min ago

Lights are seen from the Narrows roadblock near Burns, Ore., as .FBI agents have surrounded the remaining four occupiers at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, on Wednesday, Feb.10, 2016. The four are the last remnants of an armed group that seized the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge on Jan. 2 to oppose federal land-use policies. (Thomas Boyd/The Oregonian via AP)BURNS, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on the standoff at a national wildlife refuge in Oregon (all times local):


94 year old former Auschwitz guard goes on trial in Germany

NBA - 3 hours 14 min ago

DETMOLD, Germany (AP) — A 94-year-old former Auschwitz guard is going on trial on 170,000 counts of accessory to murder in western Germany, accused of serving in the death camp at a time when hundreds of thousands of Hungarian Jews were gassed. Former SS Sgt. Reinhold Hanning maintains that he served in a part of […]
Categories: Sports Center

94 year old former Auschwitz guard goes on trial in Germany

Seattle Seahawks - 3 hours 14 min ago

DETMOLD, Germany (AP) — A 94-year-old former Auschwitz guard is going on trial on 170,000 counts of accessory to murder in western Germany, accused of serving in the death camp at a time when hundreds of thousands of Hungarian Jews were gassed. Former SS Sgt. Reinhold Hanning maintains that he served in a part of […]
Categories: Sports Center

94 year old former Auschwitz guard goes on trial in Germany

Seattle Times Headlines - 3 hours 14 min ago

DETMOLD, Germany (AP) — A 94-year-old former Auschwitz guard is going on trial on 170,000 counts of accessory to murder in western Germany, accused of serving in the death camp at a time when hundreds of thousands of Hungarian Jews were gassed. Former SS Sgt. Reinhold Hanning maintains that he served in a part of […]

Leftist French MEP to run for president

BBC World News - 3 hours 17 min ago
The French left-wing politician Jean-Luc Melenchon announces he will stand for president in spring 2017.
Categories: BBC World News

Storm-battered cruise ship returns to New Jersey homeport

Yahoo! National News - 3 hours 18 min ago
BAYONNE, N.J. (AP) — A cruise ship battered by a major storm in the Atlantic Ocean returned to its New Jersey port on Wednesday night.

As industry shifts, Las Vegas cabs do some soul-searching

Yahoo! National News - 3 hours 20 min ago

In this Feb. 9, 2016, photo, a taxi drives along Las Vegas Boulevard in Las Vegas. The advent of Uber and Lyft in Nevada last fall has thrown the powerful Las Vegas taxi industry and its regulators into upheaval, as the taxi industry's $3-per-ride credit card processing fee and lack of an online review system look suddenly out of date. (AP Photo/John Locher)LAS VEGAS (AP) — The arrival of Uber and Lyft in Nevada last fall and a state audit accusing regulators of allowing cabs to charge $47 million in excessive fees each year have the powerful Las Vegas taxi industry and its overseers in the hot seat, facing down a recommendation that the agency be disbanded and its duties passed to another entity.


Hong Kong activists face riot charges after holiday protest

NBA - 3 hours 21 min ago

HONG KONG (AP) — Several dozen people have appeared in a Hong Kong court to face rioting charges following a violent clash earlier this week between protesters and police over a clampdown on holiday street food vendors. Hong Kong police and local media reports said 37 people were attending court in Kowloon on Thursday, each […]
Categories: Sports Center

Hong Kong activists face riot charges after holiday protest

Seattle Seahawks - 3 hours 21 min ago

HONG KONG (AP) — Several dozen people have appeared in a Hong Kong court to face rioting charges following a violent clash earlier this week between protesters and police over a clampdown on holiday street food vendors. Hong Kong police and local media reports said 37 people were attending court in Kowloon on Thursday, each […]
Categories: Sports Center

Hong Kong activists face riot charges after holiday protest

Seattle Times Headlines - 3 hours 21 min ago

HONG KONG (AP) — Several dozen people have appeared in a Hong Kong court to face rioting charges following a violent clash earlier this week between protesters and police over a clampdown on holiday street food vendors. Hong Kong police and local media reports said 37 people were attending court in Kowloon on Thursday, each […]

Postgame wrapup: Utah 90, Washington 82

WA Huskies - 3 hours 22 min ago

Losing is never a good thing, especially when the other team shoots 67.3 percent from the field. But Huskies had a few positives Wednesday, including the return of Andrew Andrews' shooting touch and the continued maturation of freshman phenom Marquese Chriss.
Categories: Sports Center

Postgame wrapup: Utah 90, Washington 82

NBA - 3 hours 22 min ago

Losing is never a good thing, especially when the other team shoots 67.3 percent from the field. But Huskies had a few positives Wednesday, including the return of Andrew Andrews' shooting touch and the continued maturation of freshman phenom Marquese Chriss.
Categories: Sports Center

Postgame wrapup: Utah 90, Washington 82

Seattle Seahawks - 3 hours 22 min ago

Losing is never a good thing, especially when the other team shoots 67.3 percent from the field. But Huskies had a few positives Wednesday, including the return of Andrew Andrews' shooting touch and the continued maturation of freshman phenom Marquese Chriss.
Categories: Sports Center