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The Latest: State of emergency in Pennsylvania ahead of snow

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:21

WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest on the heavy snowfall expected to hit the Washington area and the Northeast. (all times local) 7:45 a.m. While some residents and businesses worry about the effect of a large storm making its way across the U.S., at least one industry is loving all the snow: ski resorts. Many resorts […]
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The Latest: State of emergency in Pennsylvania ahead of snow

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:21

WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest on the heavy snowfall expected to hit the Washington area and the Northeast. (all times local) 7:45 a.m. While some residents and businesses worry about the effect of a large storm making its way across the U.S., at least one industry is loving all the snow: ski resorts. Many resorts […]

Tapeworm found inside man who loves raw beef

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:18

He lost up to 22 lbs. in three days.

       

45 migrants drown as 2 smuggling boats sink off Greece

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:15

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — At least 45 people, including 17 children, drowned Friday in the Aegean Sea as two smuggling boats sunk off different ...

       

Iraqi PM wants Turkey to pull out troops

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:15

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Iraq’s prime minister is appealing to Turkey to pull its troops out of Iraqi territory and help better fight the Islamic State group, as both grapple with ways to thwart the extremist group that he insists is losing ground. Haider al-Abadi spoke to The Associated Press after participating in a World […]
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Iraqi PM wants Turkey to pull out troops

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:15

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Iraq’s prime minister is appealing to Turkey to pull its troops out of Iraqi territory and help better fight the Islamic State group, as both grapple with ways to thwart the extremist group that he insists is losing ground. Haider al-Abadi spoke to The Associated Press after participating in a World […]
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Iraqi PM wants Turkey to pull out troops

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:15

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Iraq’s prime minister is appealing to Turkey to pull its troops out of Iraqi territory and help better fight the Islamic State group, as both grapple with ways to thwart the extremist group that he insists is losing ground. Haider al-Abadi spoke to The Associated Press after participating in a World […]

Vigil honors Marine killed in Hawaii helicopter crash

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:14

Family, friends gather to mourn Thomas Jardas, a ginger-haired cut-up with a loving soul.

       

Iraqi PM wants Turkey to pull out troops

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:11

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry shakes hands with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi at the 2016 World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016. Kerry’s trip is expected to last nine days and to encompass stops in Switzerland, Saudi Arabia, Laos, Cambodia, and China. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, Pool)DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Iraq's prime minister is appealing to Turkey to pull its troops out of Iraqi territory and help better fight the Islamic State group, as both grapple with ways to thwart the extremist group that he insists is losing ground.


Mom with kids in back seat fights carjackers

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:05

The two suspects fled, but were captured.

       

Poll: Sanders has narrower lead over Clinton in New Hampshire

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:03

Bernie Sanders has an 8.6-point lead over Hillary Clinton in the latest Suffolk University poll.

       

ICYMI: Iran-U.S. prisoner swap and nuke deal explained

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 20:00

What is actually going on with the U.S. and Iran?

       

Trump draws Iowa crowds with un-Iowa style

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 19:55

Trump is positioned to potentially win the caucuses while largely defying conventional caucus wisdom.

       

Pakistan lifts hunting ban on rare bird

BBC World News - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 19:53
The supreme court in Pakistan lifts a ban on the hunting of the Houbara bustard, a rare migratory bird prized by hunters from the Gulf states.
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White Pass - 1/22/2016 3:23:15 AM

White Pass Report - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 19:49
White Pass US12
1/22/2016 3:23:15 AM

Temperature: 31 °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.

Weather:
Overcast Skies, fog in places

Satus Pass - 1/22/2016 3:35:07 AM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 19:49
Satus Pass US97
1/22/2016 3:35:07 AM

Temperature: 34 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet

Weather:
Occasional light rain

Stevens Pass - 1/22/2016 3:27:45 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 19:49
Stevens Pass US2
1/22/2016 3:27:45 AM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Snow and ice on the roadway. US 2 Tumwater Canyon closure will remain in effect overnight due to high avalanche danger. Conditions will be reassessed during daylight on Friday and an update will be provided upon assessment completion. This closure is from milepost 84 at Coles Corner, 22 miles east of Stevens Pass summit, to milepost 99 Leavenworth. A detour is available via the Chumstick Highway, with vehicles over 10,000 GVW prohibited, exception for local deliveries.

Weather:
Light snow

Blewett Pass - 1/22/2016 3:34:35 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 19:49
Blewett Pass US97
1/22/2016 3:34:35 AM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet, slush in places

Weather:
Overcast skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/22/2016 3:38:47 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 19:49
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/22/2016 3:38:47 AM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet

Weather:
Overcast skies

Quoi? France wants keyboard adapted to proper grammar

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 19:44

PARIS (AP) — France’s government is putting out a call for a standardized computer keyboard to replace the multitude of AZERTY models now on the market, saying the current options make it “nearly impossible to write French correctly with a keyboard sold in France.” The French Culture Ministry noted that there are no standardized keys […]
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