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Everyone lies, but politicians do it more often

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 16:14

WASHINGTON (AP) — This is the season of lies. We watch with fascination as candidates for the world’s most powerful job trade falsehoods and allegations of dishonesty. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump routinely calls rival Ted Cruz “Lyin’ Ted.” Cruz retorts: “Falsely accusing someone of lying is itself a lie and something Donald does daily.” […]

‘Innovation Center’ tries to reinvent Medicare

NBA - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 16:10

WASHINGTON (AP) — They work for the government and even their closest relatives have no idea what they do. It’s not because they’re spies or nuclear scientists, but because their jobs are so arcane: trying to reinvent Medicare to improve it, and maybe save taxpayers money. In a sprawling, nondescript office park near Baltimore, some […]
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‘Innovation Center’ tries to reinvent Medicare

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 16:10

WASHINGTON (AP) — They work for the government and even their closest relatives have no idea what they do. It’s not because they’re spies or nuclear scientists, but because their jobs are so arcane: trying to reinvent Medicare to improve it, and maybe save taxpayers money. In a sprawling, nondescript office park near Baltimore, some […]
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‘Innovation Center’ tries to reinvent Medicare

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 16:10

WASHINGTON (AP) — They work for the government and even their closest relatives have no idea what they do. It’s not because they’re spies or nuclear scientists, but because their jobs are so arcane: trying to reinvent Medicare to improve it, and maybe save taxpayers money. In a sprawling, nondescript office park near Baltimore, some […]

Scorecard: Which candidate is most authentic New Yorker?

NBA - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 16:08

NEW YORK (AP) — In a rare, competitive New York presidential primary, three candidates are promoting their ties to the Big Apple. But who among them is the most authentic New Yawker? It’s a tough test, measured in time and roots but also in investment and affection. Locals say you know it when you see […]
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Scorecard: Which candidate is most authentic New Yorker?

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 16:08

NEW YORK (AP) — In a rare, competitive New York presidential primary, three candidates are promoting their ties to the Big Apple. But who among them is the most authentic New Yawker? It’s a tough test, measured in time and roots but also in investment and affection. Locals say you know it when you see […]
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Scorecard: Which candidate is most authentic New Yorker?

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 16:08

NEW YORK (AP) — In a rare, competitive New York presidential primary, three candidates are promoting their ties to the Big Apple. But who among them is the most authentic New Yawker? It’s a tough test, measured in time and roots but also in investment and affection. Locals say you know it when you see […]

Heard avoids dog-smuggling conviction

BBC World News - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 16:06
Actress Amber Heard, who is married to Johnny Depp, avoids a conviction for illegally taking their dogs into Australia last year after pleading guilty.
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White Pass - 4/18/2016 12:42:27 AM

White Pass Report - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 16:05
White Pass US12
4/18/2016 12:42:27 AM

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Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available. 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. Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available.

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Satus Pass - 4/18/2016 12:41:31 AM

Satus Pass Report - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 16:05
Satus Pass US97
4/18/2016 12:41:31 AM

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Stevens Pass - 4/18/2016 12:44:58 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 16:05
Stevens Pass US2
4/18/2016 12:44:58 AM

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Scheduled seasonal weather reporting has ended for this season. Should incidents or adverse weather occur, this page will be updated as information becomes available.

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Blewett Pass - 4/18/2016 12:55:12 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 16:05
Blewett Pass US97
4/18/2016 12:55:12 AM

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Snoqualmie Pass - 4/18/2016 12:48:42 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 16:05
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
4/18/2016 12:48:42 AM

Temperature: Not Available

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Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadline

NBA - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 16:05

WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of taxpayers face a midnight deadline to file their tax returns, while millions of others will ask for more time —a six-month extension. The filing deadline on Monday was delayed three days beyond the traditional April 15 deadline because Friday was a legal holiday in the District of Columbia. Some things […]
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Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadline

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 16:05

WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of taxpayers face a midnight deadline to file their tax returns, while millions of others will ask for more time —a six-month extension. The filing deadline on Monday was delayed three days beyond the traditional April 15 deadline because Friday was a legal holiday in the District of Columbia. Some things […]
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Tax time: More than 5M returns expected by midnight deadline

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 16:05

WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of taxpayers face a midnight deadline to file their tax returns, while millions of others will ask for more time —a six-month extension. The filing deadline on Monday was delayed three days beyond the traditional April 15 deadline because Friday was a legal holiday in the District of Columbia. Some things […]

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

NBA - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 16:04

Two nights of terrifying earthquakes struck southern Japan’s Kyushu island within 28 hours, flattening houses, crumpling roads and causing a giant Shinto shrine to collapse to the ground. Photos captured the destruction inflicted by the quakes that hit late Thursday and early Sunday. They killed at least 42 people, caused landslides and forced some 180,000 […]
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AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 16:04

Two nights of terrifying earthquakes struck southern Japan’s Kyushu island within 28 hours, flattening houses, crumpling roads and causing a giant Shinto shrine to collapse to the ground. Photos captured the destruction inflicted by the quakes that hit late Thursday and early Sunday. They killed at least 42 people, caused landslides and forced some 180,000 […]
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AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 16:04

Two nights of terrifying earthquakes struck southern Japan’s Kyushu island within 28 hours, flattening houses, crumpling roads and causing a giant Shinto shrine to collapse to the ground. Photos captured the destruction inflicted by the quakes that hit late Thursday and early Sunday. They killed at least 42 people, caused landslides and forced some 180,000 […]

Poll: Americans angry with federal government, happy at home

NBA - Mon, 04/18/2016 - 16:03

CHICAGO (AP) — All that talk of an angry America? An Associated Press-GfK poll finds that most Americans are happy with their friends and family, feel good about their finances and are more or less content at work. It’s government, particularly the federal government, that’s making them see red. Almost 8 in 10 Americans say […]
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