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Starfish piling up on along some Florida Panhandle beaches

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 00:46

PORT ST. JOE, Fla. (AP) — Wildlife officials say cold weather, storms and high tides have led to thousands of starfish washing up along the shoreline in Gulf County on Florida’s Panhandle. The Tallahassee Democrat (http://on.tdo.com/1TrvlrE ) reports that residents in Port St. Joe and visitors to Cape San Blas have been reporting and taking […]

Starfish piling up on along some Florida Panhandle beaches

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 00:45
PORT ST. JOE, Fla. (AP) — Wildlife officials say cold weather, storms and high tides have led to thousands of starfish washing up along the shoreline in Gulf County on Florida's Panhandle.

Brazil leader vows to win war against Zika-carrying mosquito

NBA - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 00:44

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff on Friday announced a nationwide attack on the mosquito spreads that Zika virus, vowing to “win this war” against the insect that researchers in have linked to a rare birth defect. Rousseff said an operation to eliminate breeding areas for the Aedes aegypti mosquito began Friday at […]
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Brazil leader vows to win war against Zika-carrying mosquito

NBA - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 00:44

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff on Friday announced a nationwide attack on the mosquito spreads that Zika virus, vowing to “win this war” against the insect that researchers in have linked to a rare birth defect. Rousseff said an operation to eliminate breeding areas for the Aedes aegypti mosquito began Friday at […]
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Brazil leader vows to win war against Zika-carrying mosquito

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 00:44

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff on Friday announced a nationwide attack on the mosquito spreads that Zika virus, vowing to “win this war” against the insect that researchers in have linked to a rare birth defect. Rousseff said an operation to eliminate breeding areas for the Aedes aegypti mosquito began Friday at […]
Categories: Sports Center

Brazil leader vows to win war against Zika-carrying mosquito

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 00:44

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff on Friday announced a nationwide attack on the mosquito spreads that Zika virus, vowing to “win this war” against the insect that researchers in have linked to a rare birth defect. Rousseff said an operation to eliminate breeding areas for the Aedes aegypti mosquito began Friday at […]

Ted Cruz Endures More Hits From Rivals After Tough Debate

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 00:41
The Republican presidential contenders spent Friday in their final sprint around Iowa, and most of them took the opportunity to lob more attacks at Mr. Cruz.









Katie Fallon, Top Obama Aide, Leaving White House

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 00:38
Katie Beirne Fallon , the president’s legislative director, has been credited with improving his relations with lawmakers on Capitol Hill.









Italy mafia bosses found in bunker

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 00:37
Police in the far south of Italy arrest two top fugitives - 'Ndrangheta mafia bosses who were hiding in a camouflaged bunker.
Categories: BBC World News

Tsarnaev lawyers file appeal of Boston Marathon bombing conviction

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 00:36

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is pictured in this handout photo presented as evidence by the U.S. Attorney's Office in BostonThe notice of appeal also asks the court to overturn a sentence of death by lethal injection pronounced on Tsarnaev after his conviction last year for his role in an attack that killed three people and injured more than 260 others. In court papers filed with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit in Boston, lawyers asked for a reversal of an order that Tsarnaev, 22, pay more than $101 million to victims of the attack at the finish line of the annual 26.2 mile race at Boston's Copley Square.


Spanish princess must face fraud trial

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 00:24
Spain's Princess Cristina loses an appeal to have tax evasion charges dropped, and could face up to eight years in jail if found guilty at trial.
Categories: BBC World News

About 400 people sickened by norovirus outbreak in Kansas

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 00:22
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — More than 390 people have reported getting sick in a norovirus outbreak associated with a suburban Kansas City dinner theater.

Chinese miners rescued after 36 days

BBC World News - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 00:14
Four Chinese miners trapped underground for 36 days after a cave-in have been rescued, Chinese state media say.
Categories: BBC World News

White Pass - 1/29/2016 7:46:37 AM

White Pass Report - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 00:13
White Pass US12
1/29/2016 7:46:37 AM

Temperature: 29 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Snow and slush on the roadway. 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:
Snowing

Satus Pass - 1/29/2016 7:54:40 AM

Satus Pass Report - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 00:13
Satus Pass US97
1/29/2016 7:54:40 AM

Temperature: 35 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Overcast skies

Stevens Pass - 1/29/2016 7:57:34 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 00:13
Stevens Pass US2
1/29/2016 7:57:34 AM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Water, slush and ice on the roadway

Weather:
Overcast skies

Blewett Pass - 1/29/2016 7:43:53 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 00:13
Blewett Pass US97
1/29/2016 7:43:53 AM

Temperature: 30 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Southbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet, slush and ice in places

Weather:
Snowing

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/29/2016 7:52:55 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 00:13
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/29/2016 7:52:55 AM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Snow and slush on the roadway

Weather:
Snowing

Cops: Man stabbed roommate to death at NYC homeless shelter

NBA - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 00:10

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a man has stabbed his roommate to death at a New York City homeless shelter. They say 62-year-old Deven Black was found stabbed in the neck Wednesday night in East Harlem. They say the killer fled when a security guard opened the door to the room and found Black […]
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Cops: Man stabbed roommate to death at NYC homeless shelter

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 00:10

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a man has stabbed his roommate to death at a New York City homeless shelter. They say 62-year-old Deven Black was found stabbed in the neck Wednesday night in East Harlem. They say the killer fled when a security guard opened the door to the room and found Black […]
Categories: Sports Center