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Presidential race shows evolving gender roles in politics

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:17

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Carly Fiorina has a husband who quit his career to further hers. Chris Christie boasts of his wife being the family’s top earner. Hillary Clinton is looking to get back into the White House, but this time as president. In the 2016 presidential campaign, a modern take on gender roles […]

Vigil held for two missing UC Santa Cruz students swept out to sea

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:10

Vigil held for two missing UC Santa Cruz students swept out to seaThursday evening friends and family gathered to pay their respects to two UC Santa Cruz students that were swept out to sea at Bonny Doon Beach.


White wedding: Couple marries on bridge in snowstorm

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:07

Jessica Reed and John Pyle stood on Nashville's pedestrian bridge and said their wedding vows in the biggest snowfall to blanket the city si...

       

Christie says he's heading back to N.J. for snowstorm

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 17:03

It looks like New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie won't be monitoring his state's response to a blizzard from the campaign trail in New Hampshire...

       

North Korea Says It Has Arrested US University Student

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 16:57
North Korea announced Friday the arrest of a U.S. university student for what it said were "hostile" acts orchestrated by the U.S. government.









France, India to focus talks on defense deal, clean energy

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 16:57

National Security Group commandos prepare to launch an assault during a drill to tackle a mock terror attack ahead of Republic Day in New Delhi, India, Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016. India is tightening security with extra paramilitary soldiers and police deployed across the capital after a French consulate in southern India received a letter warning against the visit of French President Francois Hollande. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)NEW DELHI (AP) — Amid the pomp of a military parade, the leaders of France and India are planning ambitious discussions next week in New Delhi that could end with a multibillion-dollar deal for combat airplanes and closer cooperation on counterterrorism and clean energy.


SFO flights to East Coast canceled due to incoming blizzard

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 16:56

SFO flights to East Coast canceled due to incoming blizzardMany airline passengers scrambled Thursday night to grab a flight out of SFO to the East Coast before airports there shut down due to a blizzard.


Man's obituary: 'Please do not vote for Donald Trump'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 16:54

The late Jeffery Cohen asks you to consider another candidate.

       

Clinton defends Wall Street speaking fees

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 16:48

Hillary Clinton said Thursday that she has no regrets about taking lucrative speaking fees from national financial firms before she ran for ...

       

White Pass - 1/22/2016 12:32:41 AM

White Pass Report - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 16:48
White Pass US12
1/22/2016 12:32:41 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 12:33:00 AM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 16:48
Satus Pass US97
1/22/2016 12:33:00 AM

Temperature: 34 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway mostly bare and dry

Weather:
Foggy

Stevens Pass - 1/22/2016 12:32:40 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 16:48
Stevens Pass US2
1/22/2016 12:32:40 AM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet, slush in places. 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:
Rain and snow mix

Blewett Pass - 1/22/2016 12:35:27 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 16:48
Blewett Pass US97
1/22/2016 12:35:27 AM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Southbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Slush in places on the roadway

Weather:
Overcast skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/22/2016 12:33:30 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 16:48
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/22/2016 12:33:30 AM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is open, bare and wet

Weather:
Light rain

Tourists snag front-row seats for Iowa's caucus parade

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 16:46

Countless caucus tourists flock to Iowa to snag a front-row seat to the kickoff of the presidential nominating contest.

       

ABC begins NBA Saturday primetime schedule with Cavs-Bulls

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 16:45

NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA and ABC have big Saturday night plans. When Cleveland hosts Chicago this weekend, it marks the debut of a new prime-time schedule, packed with marquee matchups right between two days where ESPN already had nationally televised games. “It really lets us own the weekend with the NBA,” said Julie […]
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ABC begins NBA Saturday primetime schedule with Cavs-Bulls

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 16:45

NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA and ABC have big Saturday night plans. When Cleveland hosts Chicago this weekend, it marks the debut of a new prime-time schedule, packed with marquee matchups right between two days where ESPN already had nationally televised games. “It really lets us own the weekend with the NBA,” said Julie […]
Categories: Sports Center

ABC begins NBA Saturday primetime schedule with Cavs-Bulls

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 16:45

NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA and ABC have big Saturday night plans. When Cleveland hosts Chicago this weekend, it marks the debut of a new prime-time schedule, packed with marquee matchups right between two days where ESPN already had nationally televised games. “It really lets us own the weekend with the NBA,” said Julie […]

NYC snow festival ironically canceled -- due to snow

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 16:43

Upcoming storm knocked out snow festival plan long before the first flakes fell

       

Brady-Manning among the best rivalries in sports

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 16:42

Tom Brady has more championship rings. Peyton Manning has nearly all the passing records. Fans will always debate which quarterback is better. But there’s no arguing it’s one of the greatest rivalries in sports history. So it’s fitting a Super Bowl berth is at stake for Brady-Manning 17. Brady and the New England Patriots are […]
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