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Stevens Pass - 1/22/2016 4:38:05 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 08:55
Stevens Pass US2
1/22/2016 4:38:05 PM

Temperature: 36 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet with slush in places.

Weather:
Scattered clouds

Blewett Pass - 1/22/2016 4:26:45 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 08:55
Blewett Pass US97
1/22/2016 4:26:45 PM

Temperature: 34 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet, slush in places

Weather:
Rain and snow mixed

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/22/2016 4:48:56 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 08:55
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/22/2016 4:48:56 PM

Temperature: 36 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
Pass Closed

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet. The westbound lanes of I-90 are closed at milepost 106 near Ellensburg due to a snow slide and collision. Estimated time to reopen the pass is 6 p.m.

Weather:
Raining

Takata Airbag Flaw Linked to 10th Death; 5 Million More Vehicles Recalled

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 08:53
Regulators said the latest death, in a Ford pickup, was the first Takata-related fatality in a non-Honda vehicle.









VIDEO: The German POWs who picked US potatoes

BBC World News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 08:53
The German prisoners of war who harvested US potatoes
Categories: BBC World News

Cate Blanchett promotes Oscar-nominated ‘Carol’ in Japan

NBA - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 08:51

TOKYO (AP) — Two-time Oscar winner Cate Blanchett brought her latest film, the 1950s lesbian romance “Carol,” to Tokyo. The movie, which has been a critical smash since it premiered at the Cannes Film Festival in May last year, is up for six Academy Awards, including best actress for Blanchett and best supporting actress for […]
Categories: Sports Center

Cate Blanchett promotes Oscar-nominated ‘Carol’ in Japan

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 08:51

TOKYO (AP) — Two-time Oscar winner Cate Blanchett brought her latest film, the 1950s lesbian romance “Carol,” to Tokyo. The movie, which has been a critical smash since it premiered at the Cannes Film Festival in May last year, is up for six Academy Awards, including best actress for Blanchett and best supporting actress for […]
Categories: Sports Center

Cate Blanchett promotes Oscar-nominated ‘Carol’ in Japan

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 08:51

TOKYO (AP) — Two-time Oscar winner Cate Blanchett brought her latest film, the 1950s lesbian romance “Carol,” to Tokyo. The movie, which has been a critical smash since it premiered at the Cannes Film Festival in May last year, is up for six Academy Awards, including best actress for Blanchett and best supporting actress for […]

Argentina heat wave results in power outages in capital

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 08:45

A girl refreshes herself at a park in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Friday, Jan. 22, 2016. Temperatures reached 36 degrees Celsius during the day as residents looked for ways to cool down. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina's national electrical utility ENRE says a heat wave has led to power cuts in the capital and surrounding areas.


California man pleads not guilty to lying about Syria trip

NBA - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 08:44

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — An Iraqi-born man living in California has pleaded not guilty to a federal charge that he lied to investigators about traveling to Syria two years ago to fight against the government there. Aws Mohammed Younis Al-Jayab faces up to eight years in prison if he’s convicted. Prosecutors and defense attorney Ben […]
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California man pleads not guilty to lying about Syria trip

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 08:44

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — An Iraqi-born man living in California has pleaded not guilty to a federal charge that he lied to investigators about traveling to Syria two years ago to fight against the government there. Aws Mohammed Younis Al-Jayab faces up to eight years in prison if he’s convicted. Prosecutors and defense attorney Ben […]
Categories: Sports Center

California man pleads not guilty to lying about Syria trip

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 08:44

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — An Iraqi-born man living in California has pleaded not guilty to a federal charge that he lied to investigators about traveling to Syria two years ago to fight against the government there. Aws Mohammed Younis Al-Jayab faces up to eight years in prison if he’s convicted. Prosecutors and defense attorney Ben […]

California man pleads not guilty to lying about Syria trip

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 08:43
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — An Iraqi-born man living in California has pleaded not guilty to a federal charge that he lied to investigators about traveling to Syria two years ago to fight against the government there.

Anger in Michigan Over Appointing Emergency Managers

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 08:43
The water in Flint and the schools in Detroit have people asking whether Michigan has appointed too many emergency managers in largely black jurisdictions.









VIDEO: What treasures lie in Paris canal?

BBC World News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 08:42
The Canal Saint Martin is a picturesque Paris landmark that many who have visited the city will know well, but every 15 years the canal needs to be emptied and cleaned. Hugh Schofield reports.
Categories: BBC World News

Sacramento man pleads not guilty to lying about assisting militant group

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 08:42

Aws Mohammed Younis al-Jayab is shown in this courtroom sketch appearing in federal court in SacramentoOne of two Iraqi-born men arrested earlier this month on federal terrorism-related charges pleaded not guilty in Sacramento on Friday to a charge of lying about traveling to Syria and assisting a militant group. Aws Mohammed Younis al-Jayab, 23, who was arrested in Sacramento, is accused of making a false statement when he said he had gone to Turkey to visit his grandmother in late 2013 and 2014. Al-Jayab was one of two men from the Middle East who came to the United States as refugees and were arrested on federal terrorism charges earlier this month in California and Texas.


Lawmakers propose a raise for Washington state patrol - KOMO News

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 08:32

Lawmakers propose a raise for Washington state patrol
KOMO News
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Lawmakers in Washington have proposed a pay raise for the state's patrol officers. A new bill, Senate Bill 6547, would raise salaries for employees of the state patrol by 7.5 percent over three years and says patrol salaries have ...

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