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‘Affluenza’ teen facing 1st court hearing since deportation

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 15:27

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The Texas teenager who used an “affluenza” defense in a fatal drunken-driving wreck is expected to learn Friday whether he’ll be moved to an adult jail as he awaits a judge’s ruling on transferring his case to the adult court system. Ethan Couch, 18, was booked into a juvenile detention […]
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‘Affluenza’ teen facing 1st court hearing since deportation

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 15:27

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The Texas teenager who used an “affluenza” defense in a fatal drunken-driving wreck is expected to learn Friday whether he’ll be moved to an adult jail as he awaits a judge’s ruling on transferring his case to the adult court system. Ethan Couch, 18, was booked into a juvenile detention […]

FBI says video shows slain Oregon occupier reach for jacket pocket

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 15:22

Aerial video released by the FBI shows a law enforcement officer pointing a weapon at a man at a police roadblock near Burns, OregonThe FBI released a video on Thursday investigators say shows one occupier of an Oregon wildlife refuge reach for his jacket pocket before being shot dead by law enforcement, after speeding away from a traffic stop where the group's leader was arrested. Authorities said 54-year-old Robert LaVoy Finicum, a rancher from Arizona who acted as a spokesman for the occupiers at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, was armed when he was stopped by police and killed on Tuesday afternoon. The aerial video taken by a law enforcement aircraft showed Finicum speed away from authorities in a white truck and nearly strike a law officer, while trying to evade a police barricade before barreling into a snowbank and exiting the car.


Sheriff in Oregon standoff no stranger to battle — and peacekeeping

USAToday.com Top Stories - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 15:20

Sheriff in Oregon standoff negotiated for peace

       

Booted from Big Ten, Noah Spence remains strong prospect

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 15:20

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Noah Spence has to repeatedly address the troubled past that took him from Ohio State to college football exile and then to Eastern Kentucky. Like every other Senior Bowl player, Spence is trying to answer any questions potential NFL employers might have about his game during the weeklong proving session. Then, […]
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Booted from Big Ten, Noah Spence remains strong prospect

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 15:20

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Noah Spence has to repeatedly address the troubled past that took him from Ohio State to college football exile and then to Eastern Kentucky. Like every other Senior Bowl player, Spence is trying to answer any questions potential NFL employers might have about his game during the weeklong proving session. Then, […]
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Booted from Big Ten, Noah Spence remains strong prospect

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 15:20

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Noah Spence has to repeatedly address the troubled past that took him from Ohio State to college football exile and then to Eastern Kentucky. Like every other Senior Bowl player, Spence is trying to answer any questions potential NFL employers might have about his game during the weeklong proving session. Then, […]

UW’s Lorenzo Romar calls 86-84 victory over UCLA a ‘special win’

WA Huskies - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 15:17

Romar on young Huskies: 'In their mind, they feel they’re supposed to win.'
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UW’s Lorenzo Romar calls 86-84 victory over UCLA a ‘special win’

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 15:17

Romar on young Huskies: 'In their mind, they feel they’re supposed to win.'
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UW’s Lorenzo Romar calls 86-84 victory over UCLA a ‘special win’

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 15:17

Romar on young Huskies: 'In their mind, they feel they’re supposed to win.'
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UW’s Lorenzo Romar calls 86-84 victory over UCLA a ‘special win’

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 15:17

Romar on young Huskies: 'In their mind, they feel they’re supposed to win.'

White Pass - 1/28/2016 10:43:24 PM

White Pass Report - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 15:08
White Pass US12
1/28/2016 10:43:24 PM

Temperature: 35 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet. A traffic light is directing traffic lane near the repaired areas both east and west of the pass. Drivers can expect delays. Starting Monday, Jan 25 culvert installation across US 12 at the MP 154, flaggers will direct traffic, may be times that the road will be closed for up to 30 minutes at a time. This work will 24 hours a day, seven days a week until completed.

Weather:
Partly cloudy

Satus Pass - 1/28/2016 10:59:23 PM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 15:08
Satus Pass US97
1/28/2016 10:59:23 PM

Temperature: 36 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Clear skies

Stevens Pass - 1/28/2016 10:49:52 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 15:08
Stevens Pass US2
1/28/2016 10:49:52 PM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Snow, slush and ice on the roadway

Weather:
Snowing

Blewett Pass - 1/28/2016 10:56:03 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 15:08
Blewett Pass US97
1/28/2016 10:56:03 PM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet.

Weather:
Clear skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/28/2016 11:06:15 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 15:08
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/28/2016 11:06:15 PM

Temperature: 34 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Pass Closed

Restrictions Westbound:
Pass Closed

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet. Closure is planned for Thursday Jan 28 beginning at 11 p.m. and lasting for 4 hours to remove snow in the ditch line near the construction zone and the new bridge. Traffic will be stopped eastbound at milepost 56 near Gold Creek and westbound at milepost 62 near Cabin Creek and milepost 70 near Easton.

Weather:
Overcast skies

UW’s Andrew Andrews clutch once again in 86-84 victory at UCLA

WA Huskies - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 15:08

Andrews overcame a 3-for-10 shooting performance from the field with four free throws down the stretch to pull out the win. He was 6 for 7 at the line.
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UW’s Andrew Andrews clutch once again in 86-84 victory at UCLA

NBA - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 15:08

Andrews overcame a 3-for-10 shooting performance from the field with four free throws down the stretch to pull out the win. He was 6 for 7 at the line.
Categories: Sports Center

UW’s Andrew Andrews clutch once again in 86-84 victory at UCLA

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 15:08

Andrews overcame a 3-for-10 shooting performance from the field with four free throws down the stretch to pull out the win. He was 6 for 7 at the line.
Categories: Sports Center

UW’s Andrew Andrews clutch once again in 86-84 victory at UCLA

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/29/2016 - 15:08

Andrews overcame a 3-for-10 shooting performance from the field with four free throws down the stretch to pull out the win. He was 6 for 7 at the line.