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White Pass - 1/27/2016 4:30:47 PM

White Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 08:47
White Pass US12
1/27/2016 4:30:47 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 4:34:36 PM

Satus Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 08:47
Satus Pass US97
1/27/2016 4:34:36 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 4:25:38 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 08:47
Stevens Pass US2
1/27/2016 4:25:38 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 4:20:42 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 08:47
Blewett Pass US97
1/27/2016 4:20:42 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 4:32:33 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 08:47
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/27/2016 4:32:33 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

Islamic State-linked hacker makes first U.S. appearance in federal court

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 08:46

A man types on a keyboard in front of the logo of "Kosova Hackers Security" in this photo illustration taken in SarajevoA Kosovar citizen accused of hacking the personal data of more than a thousand U.S. officials and sending it to Islamic State militants in Syria appeared in U.S. federal court in Virginia on Wednesday. It was the first time Ardit Ferizi, 20, had publicly appeared in the United States since being extradited from Malaysia, where he was detained in October on a U.S. provisional arrest warrant. Ferizi, who is believed to be the leader of a Kosovar Internet hacking group, hacked the computer server of a U.S. online retailer and stole the personal identification information of 1,351 U.S. military personnel, according to charging documents.


Missouri chancellor presses to mend race relations on campus

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 08:45

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The interim chancellor of a University of Missouri campus rocked by racial protests in November called that chapter painful Wednesday but declared the school’s push toward more inclusivity is a priority. Less than three months after taking the Columbia campus’ helm, Hank Foley said during his “State of the University” […]
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Missouri chancellor presses to mend race relations on campus

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 08:45

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The interim chancellor of a University of Missouri campus rocked by racial protests in November called that chapter painful Wednesday but declared the school’s push toward more inclusivity is a priority. Less than three months after taking the Columbia campus’ helm, Hank Foley said during his “State of the University” […]
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Missouri chancellor presses to mend race relations on campus

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 08:45

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The interim chancellor of a University of Missouri campus rocked by racial protests in November called that chapter painful Wednesday but declared the school’s push toward more inclusivity is a priority. Less than three months after taking the Columbia campus’ helm, Hank Foley said during his “State of the University” […]

Tight as a drum: four-member S? Percussion comes to UW

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 08:44

Thrilling rhythm pioneers of S? Percussion start a residency at the University of Washington with a concert of works by John Cage, Steve Reich and others.
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Tight as a drum: four-member S? Percussion comes to UW

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 08:44

Thrilling rhythm pioneers of S? Percussion start a residency at the University of Washington with a concert of works by John Cage, Steve Reich and others.
Categories: Sports Center

Tight as a drum: four-member S? Percussion comes to UW

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 08:44

Thrilling rhythm pioneers of S? Percussion start a residency at the University of Washington with a concert of works by John Cage, Steve Reich and others.

Texas executes James Freeman for slaying of game warden during a shootout

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 08:38

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Texas executes James Freeman for slaying of game warden during a shootout.
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Texas executes James Freeman for slaying of game warden during a shootout

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 08:38

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Texas executes James Freeman for slaying of game warden during a shootout.
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Texas executes James Freeman for slaying of game warden during a shootout

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 08:38

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Texas executes James Freeman for slaying of game warden during a shootout.

Rancher killed in standoff vowed to die before going to jail

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 08:37

FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2016 file photo, LaVoy Finicum, a rancher from Arizona, speaks to the media after members of an armed group along with several other organizations arrive at the at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge near Burns, Ore. The FBI and Oregon State Police arrested the leaders of an armed group that has occupied a national wildlife refuge for the past three weeks during a traffic stop that prompted gunfire — and one death — along a highway through the frozen high country. The Oregonian reported that Finicum was the person killed, citing the man's daughter. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)BURNS, Oregon (AP) — A member of an armed anti-government group who was killed in a traffic stop in Oregon vowed a few weeks ago that he would die before spending his life behind bars.


M.T.A. Bans Hoverboards on Transit System

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 08:37
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is banning the motorized scooters from all buses, subways, train stations and commuter railroads amid reports of batteries exploding on the devices.









Microsoft earnings expected to be a recital of old and new

NBA - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 08:35

The company reports its second quarter results of fiscal 2016 after the market closes Thursday.
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Microsoft earnings expected to be a recital of old and new

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 08:35

The company reports its second quarter results of fiscal 2016 after the market closes Thursday.
Categories: Sports Center

Microsoft earnings expected to be a recital of old and new

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 01/28/2016 - 08:35

The company reports its second quarter results of fiscal 2016 after the market closes Thursday.