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South Korea’s 4Q growth slows as construction spending drops

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:45

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s quarterly economic growth slowed to 0.6 percent in the final quarter of 2015. Bank of Korea said Tuesday the country’s economy posted a slowdown due to a sharp drop in construction investment that outweighed improvement in consumer spending and exports. In the third quarter, the economy expanded 1.3 […]

Democratic candidates to appear at Des Moines forum

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:41

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A week out from the lead-off Iowa caucuses, the Democratic presidential candidates will make their closing pitches Monday night at a televised forum in Des Moines. Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders and Martin O’Malley are set to appear at the CNN town hall at Drake University. Each will appear on stage […]
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Democratic candidates to appear at Des Moines forum

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:41

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A week out from the lead-off Iowa caucuses, the Democratic presidential candidates will make their closing pitches Monday night at a televised forum in Des Moines. Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders and Martin O’Malley are set to appear at the CNN town hall at Drake University. Each will appear on stage […]
Categories: Sports Center

Democratic candidates to appear at Des Moines forum

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:41

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A week out from the lead-off Iowa caucuses, the Democratic presidential candidates will make their closing pitches Monday night at a televised forum in Des Moines. Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders and Martin O’Malley are set to appear at the CNN town hall at Drake University. Each will appear on stage […]

The Latest: Radwanska advances to Australian Open semifinals

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:40

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Fourth-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska has become the first player through to the Australian Open semifinals, overpowering Carla Suarez Navarro 6-1, 6-3 in the opening match at Rod Laver Arena on Tuesday. It’s the second time in three years that she’s reached the final four at Melbourne Park, having advanced to the semifinals […]
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The Latest: Radwanska advances to Australian Open semifinals

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:40

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Fourth-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska has become the first player through to the Australian Open semifinals, overpowering Carla Suarez Navarro 6-1, 6-3 in the opening match at Rod Laver Arena on Tuesday. It’s the second time in three years that she’s reached the final four at Melbourne Park, having advanced to the semifinals […]
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The Latest: Radwanska advances to Australian Open semifinals

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:40

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Fourth-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska has become the first player through to the Australian Open semifinals, overpowering Carla Suarez Navarro 6-1, 6-3 in the opening match at Rod Laver Arena on Tuesday. It’s the second time in three years that she’s reached the final four at Melbourne Park, having advanced to the semifinals […]

At least 42 killed in snowstorm-related deaths

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:40

Passers-by help push a stuck car out of the snow as another motorist tows it out in Richmond, Va., Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016. A winter storm has hit the East Coast, creating a blizzard with brutally high winds, dangerous inland flooding and white-out conditions. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)At least 42 people have died as a result of the mammoth snowstorm that pounded the eastern U.S. The deaths occurred in car accidents, from carbon monoxide poisoning, and from heart attacks while shoveling snow:


Judge orders temporary stop to 'nipple law' in Missouri city

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:39
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Nipples can be exposed in the southwest Missouri city of Springfield while the American Civil Liberties Union and city leaders seek to resolve a dispute over an indecent exposure ordinance passed after a topless rally.

Opposition launched against privatizing air-traffic control

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:34

More than 130,000 Americans signed a petition to Congress opposing privatization of air-traffic controllers, a coalition of groups announced...

       

Alt rock band Guster performs live in Pittsburgh alleyway

NBA - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:32

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Alternative rock band Guster is getting attention on social media after members performed an impromptu alleyway performance in Pittsburgh. The Boston-based band four-piece was set to play a Philadelphia show on Saturday, but it was postponed due to the snowstorm, leaving the group stuck in Pittsburgh. The band tweeted that they planned […]
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Alt rock band Guster performs live in Pittsburgh alleyway

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:32

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Alternative rock band Guster is getting attention on social media after members performed an impromptu alleyway performance in Pittsburgh. The Boston-based band four-piece was set to play a Philadelphia show on Saturday, but it was postponed due to the snowstorm, leaving the group stuck in Pittsburgh. The band tweeted that they planned […]
Categories: Sports Center

Alt rock band Guster performs live in Pittsburgh alleyway

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:32

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Alternative rock band Guster is getting attention on social media after members performed an impromptu alleyway performance in Pittsburgh. The Boston-based band four-piece was set to play a Philadelphia show on Saturday, but it was postponed due to the snowstorm, leaving the group stuck in Pittsburgh. The band tweeted that they planned […]

'Making a Murderer' case tainted by investigators, experts say

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:30

There's an easy way authorities could have avoided framing allegations. They chose not to.

       

No bachelors, sex or alcohol

BBC World News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:28
The problems of finding a room to rent in Delhi
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Young children discover woman's body in snow in New Jersey

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:27

Young children discover woman's body in snow in New JerseyYoung children discovered the body of a woman who was buried in the snow in Bergen County, New Jersey.


White Pass - 1/25/2016 5:05:20 PM

White Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:26
White Pass US12
1/25/2016 5:05:20 PM

Temperature: 40 °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. Starting Monday, Jan 25 WSDOT will be installing a new culvert across US 12 at the MP 154. The signal will be shut off and flaggers used. There 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 for the next five days.

Weather:
Scattered clouds

Satus Pass - 1/25/2016 5:15:57 PM

Satus Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:26
Satus Pass US97
1/25/2016 5:15:57 PM

Temperature: 43 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Clear skies

Stevens Pass - 1/25/2016 5:19:48 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:26
Stevens Pass US2
1/25/2016 5:19:48 PM

Temperature: 35 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Scattered clouds

Blewett Pass - 1/25/2016 5:08:48 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Tue, 01/26/2016 - 09:26
Blewett Pass US97
1/25/2016 5:08:48 PM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and fry, wet in places

Weather:
Clear skies