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AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Asia

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 17:32

A dreamy fashion show in Hong Kong, a rally against radicalism in Jakarta and the discovery of a new genus of tree frogs in India were all captured in images from around Asia last week. Students in Jakarta attended an interfaith rally against radicalism, terrorism and drug abuse several days after an attack by Muslim […]
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AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Asia

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 17:32

A dreamy fashion show in Hong Kong, a rally against radicalism in Jakarta and the discovery of a new genus of tree frogs in India were all captured in images from around Asia last week. Students in Jakarta attended an interfaith rally against radicalism, terrorism and drug abuse several days after an attack by Muslim […]

White Pass - 1/25/2016 12:48:50 AM

White Pass Report - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 17:18
White Pass US12
1/25/2016 12:48:50 AM

Temperature: 25 °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:
Clear skies

Satus Pass - 1/25/2016 12:56:47 AM

Satus Pass Report - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 17:18
Satus Pass US97
1/25/2016 12:56:47 AM

Temperature: 41 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Clear skies

Stevens Pass - 1/25/2016 12:52:40 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 17:18
Stevens Pass US2
1/25/2016 12:52:40 AM

Temperature: 27 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare with frost and ice in places. US 2 will be closed from milepost 70 eastbound at Mill Creek to milepost 72 from 3 am to 6 am for snow removal. Expect 20 to 30 minute delays between snow removal loads.

Weather:
Light overcast skies

Blewett Pass - 1/25/2016 12:43:02 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 17:18
Blewett Pass US97
1/25/2016 12:43:02 AM

Temperature: 23 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Clear skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/25/2016 12:51:54 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 17:18
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/25/2016 12:51:54 AM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Pass Closed

Restrictions Westbound:
Pass Closed

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet. Advance Notice: A closure is planned for the next three nights starting on Sunday, January 24, Monday January 25, and Tuesday January 26 beginning at 11:00 pm and lasting for 4 hours to remove snow in the ditch line from the East Shed (new bridge) area and east toward Slide Curve. Traffic will be stopped eastbound at MP 56 near Gold Creek and westbound at MP 70 near Easton.

Weather:
Clear skies

German business confidence falls more than expected

NBA - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 17:16

BERLIN (AP) — A closely watched survey released Monday showed a larger-than-expected fall in German business confidence this month, with managers’ assessment of the outlook for the next six months darkening amid recent turmoil on markets and concerns over growth in China. The Ifo institute said its monthly confidence index dropped to 107.3 points in […]
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German business confidence falls more than expected

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 17:16

BERLIN (AP) — A closely watched survey released Monday showed a larger-than-expected fall in German business confidence this month, with managers’ assessment of the outlook for the next six months darkening amid recent turmoil on markets and concerns over growth in China. The Ifo institute said its monthly confidence index dropped to 107.3 points in […]
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German business confidence falls more than expected

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 17:16

BERLIN (AP) — A closely watched survey released Monday showed a larger-than-expected fall in German business confidence this month, with managers’ assessment of the outlook for the next six months darkening amid recent turmoil on markets and concerns over growth in China. The Ifo institute said its monthly confidence index dropped to 107.3 points in […]

German business confidence falls more than expected

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 17:14
BERLIN (AP) — A closely watched survey is showing a larger-than-expected fall in German business confidence this month, with managers' assessment of the outlook for the next six months darkening.

Coastal towns: 'This flooding is worse than Sandy'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 17:11

Communities note flattening of dunes as high tides brought icy water into streets.

       

Exhibit of Jewish artists’ Holocaust works opens in Berlin

NBA - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 17:06

BERLIN (AP) — A hundred artworks created by Jewish artists during the Holocaust are going on show in Berlin — the first time the collection from the Yad Vashem memorial in Jerusalem has been displayed outside Israel. The exhibition opening at the German Historical Museum on Monday includes work by Jewish artists in hiding, in […]
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Exhibit of Jewish artists’ Holocaust works opens in Berlin

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 17:06

BERLIN (AP) — A hundred artworks created by Jewish artists during the Holocaust are going on show in Berlin — the first time the collection from the Yad Vashem memorial in Jerusalem has been displayed outside Israel. The exhibition opening at the German Historical Museum on Monday includes work by Jewish artists in hiding, in […]
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Exhibit of Jewish artists’ Holocaust works opens in Berlin

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 17:06

BERLIN (AP) — A hundred artworks created by Jewish artists during the Holocaust are going on show in Berlin — the first time the collection from the Yad Vashem memorial in Jerusalem has been displayed outside Israel. The exhibition opening at the German Historical Museum on Monday includes work by Jewish artists in hiding, in […]

Cruz forces rip Iowa gov and 'lobbyist thugs' in attack ad

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 16:55

Iowa’s Republican governor is being targeted in a new attack ad in the GOP presidential race.

       

Obama restricts use of solitary confinement

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 16:53

The executive actions include a ban on the use of restrictive housing for juveniles in federal custody.

       

Adidas says it is seeking more information from IAAF

NBA - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 16:50

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Adidas, a major sponsor of global athletics, is in “close contact” with track and field’s governing body, the IAAF, about the sport’s doping and corruption scandals, the sportswear company said Monday, amid reports it is considering ending its sponsorship. The Germany-based company said that “Adidas has a clear anti-doping policy in […]
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Adidas says it is seeking more information from IAAF

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 16:50

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Adidas, a major sponsor of global athletics, is in “close contact” with track and field’s governing body, the IAAF, about the sport’s doping and corruption scandals, the sportswear company said Monday, amid reports it is considering ending its sponsorship. The Germany-based company said that “Adidas has a clear anti-doping policy in […]
Categories: Sports Center

Adidas says it is seeking more information from IAAF

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 16:50

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Adidas, a major sponsor of global athletics, is in “close contact” with track and field’s governing body, the IAAF, about the sport’s doping and corruption scandals, the sportswear company said Monday, amid reports it is considering ending its sponsorship. The Germany-based company said that “Adidas has a clear anti-doping policy in […]