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Satus Pass - 1/25/2016 2:03:17 PM

Satus Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 06:24
Satus Pass US97
1/25/2016 2:03:17 PM

Temperature: 40 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Clear skies

Stevens Pass - 1/25/2016 2:19:42 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 06:24
Stevens Pass US2
1/25/2016 2:19:42 PM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Scattered clouds

Blewett Pass - 1/25/2016 2:13:59 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 06:24
Blewett Pass US97
1/25/2016 2:13:59 PM

Temperature: 30 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Clear skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/25/2016 2:04:18 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 06:24
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/25/2016 2:04:18 PM

Temperature: 28 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet with ice in places. Advance Notice: A closure is planned for the next two nights: Monday January 25, and Tuesday January 26 beginning at 11 p.m. 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 62 near Cabin Creek and MP 70 near Easton.

Weather:
Overcast skies with areas of fog

Lawyers challenge Texas law on harboring immigrants

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 06:24

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Immigrant rights attorneys are challenging part of a Texas security law that they say could allow state authorities to target shelters and landlords for harboring immigrants who are in the country illegally. The Mexican American Legal Defense And Education Fund filed a federal lawsuit Monday in San Antonio, asking a judge […]
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Lawyers challenge Texas law on harboring immigrants

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 06:24

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Immigrant rights attorneys are challenging part of a Texas security law that they say could allow state authorities to target shelters and landlords for harboring immigrants who are in the country illegally. The Mexican American Legal Defense And Education Fund filed a federal lawsuit Monday in San Antonio, asking a judge […]
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Lawyers challenge Texas law on harboring immigrants

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 06:24

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Immigrant rights attorneys are challenging part of a Texas security law that they say could allow state authorities to target shelters and landlords for harboring immigrants who are in the country illegally. The Mexican American Legal Defense And Education Fund filed a federal lawsuit Monday in San Antonio, asking a judge […]

Snow response in DC, NYC comes down to money, manpower

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 06:22

Ben Osborn walks with a shovel past a line of snowed-in cars A Steet in northeast Washington, Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016. Washington is digging out after a mammoth blizzard with hurricane-force winds and record-setting snowfall brought much of the East Coast to an icy standstill. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's capital and its largest city both got walloped by the same near-record blizzard this weekend. But while Washington struggled to recover, New York City was mostly up and running on Monday.


Police officer indicted for using Taser on Texas city councilman

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 06:21
A police officer has been indicted on a misdemeanor charge for using a Taser on a councilman in Prairie View, the city where a black woman died in custody in a case that raised questions about racial bias in policing, authorities said on Monday. Michael Kelley, an officer in Prairie View, was indicted by a grand jury last week on a charge of official oppression, which can bring up to a year in prison, the Waller County District Attorney's Office said. In the cellphone video, officers responding to a disturbance in October could be seen asking Councilman Jonathan Miller, who is black, numerous times to place his hands behind his back.

SEPTA updates system status; riders asked to be patient

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 06:20

SEPTA updates system status; riders asked to be patientSEPTA has restored much of its service following the Blizzard of 2016.


No charges in battery complaint against Chris Brown in Vegas

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 06:17

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities in Las Vegas say R&B singer Chris Brown won’t be charged with a crime based on a woman’s complaint about a New Year’s weekend altercation in a casino resort hotel room. Clark County District Attorney Steve Wolfson said Monday that he met Wednesday with detectives who investigated the Jan. 2 […]
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No charges in battery complaint against Chris Brown in Vegas

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 06:17

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities in Las Vegas say R&B singer Chris Brown won’t be charged with a crime based on a woman’s complaint about a New Year’s weekend altercation in a casino resort hotel room. Clark County District Attorney Steve Wolfson said Monday that he met Wednesday with detectives who investigated the Jan. 2 […]
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No charges in battery complaint against Chris Brown in Vegas

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 06:17

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities in Las Vegas say R&B singer Chris Brown won’t be charged with a crime based on a woman’s complaint about a New Year’s weekend altercation in a casino resort hotel room. Clark County District Attorney Steve Wolfson said Monday that he met Wednesday with detectives who investigated the Jan. 2 […]

US Treasury 3-month bills hit highest level since 2009

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 06:10

WASHINGTON (AP) — Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills rose in Monday’s auction with rates on three-month bills climbing to their highest level in nearly seven years. The Treasury Department auctioned $34 billion in three-month bills at a discount rate of 0.305 percent, up from 0.255 percent last week. Another $28 billion in six-month bills […]
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US Treasury 3-month bills hit highest level since 2009

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 06:10

WASHINGTON (AP) — Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills rose in Monday’s auction with rates on three-month bills climbing to their highest level in nearly seven years. The Treasury Department auctioned $34 billion in three-month bills at a discount rate of 0.305 percent, up from 0.255 percent last week. Another $28 billion in six-month bills […]
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US Treasury 3-month bills hit highest level since 2009

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 06:10

WASHINGTON (AP) — Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills rose in Monday’s auction with rates on three-month bills climbing to their highest level in nearly seven years. The Treasury Department auctioned $34 billion in three-month bills at a discount rate of 0.305 percent, up from 0.255 percent last week. Another $28 billion in six-month bills […]

Grand jury indicts leader behind Planned Parenthood videos

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 06:09

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Houston grand jury investigating undercover footage of Planned Parenthood found no wrongdoing Monday by the abortion provider but instead indicted anti-abortion activists involved in making the videos that provoked outrage among Republican leaders nationwide. David Daleiden, founder of the Center for Medical Progress, was indicted on a felony charge of […]
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Grand jury indicts leader behind Planned Parenthood videos

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 06:09

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Houston grand jury investigating undercover footage of Planned Parenthood found no wrongdoing Monday by the abortion provider but instead indicted anti-abortion activists involved in making the videos that provoked outrage among Republican leaders nationwide. David Daleiden, founder of the Center for Medical Progress, was indicted on a felony charge of […]
Categories: Sports Center

Grand jury indicts leader behind Planned Parenthood videos

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 06:09

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Houston grand jury investigating undercover footage of Planned Parenthood found no wrongdoing Monday by the abortion provider but instead indicted anti-abortion activists involved in making the videos that provoked outrage among Republican leaders nationwide. David Daleiden, founder of the Center for Medical Progress, was indicted on a felony charge of […]

Plaintiffs' lawyers wary of taking on Flint water scandal

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 06:07

The top of a water tower is seen at the Flint Water Plant in Flint, MichiganThe water scandal in Flint, Michigan has many of the ingredients for a mass, class-action lawsuit: danger signs that may have been ignored, many thousands of potential victims, the possibility of lifelong health problems, and the alleged systemic failure of people in charge. What's holding them back, several lawyers said, is not the facts or the victims, but the prospective targets: The State of Michigan, the city of Flint, and officials at various levels of government. Special legal protections make it difficult to hold governments liable for damages, they said.