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Air Stagnation Advisory issued February 08 at 2:36PM PST until February 13 at 10:00AM PST by NWS

...AIR STAGNATION ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST SATURDAY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED AN AIR STAGNATION ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST SATURDAY. * AIR QUALITY...LIGHT EAST WINDS AND A TEMPERATURE INVERSION WILL HEIGHTEN THE POTENTIAL FOR ELEVATED POLLUTION LEVELS IN CENTRAL

Today

Hi45° Sunny

Tonight

Lo31° Patchy Fog

Wednesday

Hi43° Patchy Fog then Mostly Cloudy

Wednesday Night

Lo34° Mostly Cloudy

Thursday

Hi42° Slight Chance Rain

Thursday Night

Lo36° Chance Rain

Friday

Hi44° Chance Rain

Friday Night

Lo36° Chance Rain

Saturday

Hi52° Mostly Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo34° Mostly Cloudy

Effort begins to revive Afghan peace talks

ISLAMABAD — Delegates from Afghanistan, Pakistan, China and the United States held talks Monday to try to resurrect efforts to end nearly 15 years of bloodshed in Afghanistan, even as fighting with Taliban insurgents intensifies.

Argentine police chief says two fugitives still loose

BUENOS AIRES — A manhunt is still on in Argentina for two of three fugitive murderers convicted of drug-related killings, the federal police chief said on Saturday, hours after the president and prosecutor’s office said the escaped prisoners had been caught.

Mexico aims to extradite ‘Chapo’ Guzman to U.S.

LOS MOCHIS, Mexico —Mexico’s government aims to fulfill a request from the United States to extradite the newly-recaptured drug lord Joaquin “Chapo” Guzman to face drug trafficking charges, sources familiar with the situation said on Saturday.

Police kill man armed with meat cleaver on Charlie Hebdo anniversary

PARIS — French police shot dead a man wielding a meat cleaver after he tried to enter a police station on Thursday, the anniversary of militant attacks in Paris, shouting “Allahu akbar” (God is Greatest) and wearing what turned out to be a fake suicide belt.

Trump threatens to pull $1 bln investment

LONDON — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has threatened to cancel over 700 million pounds ($1 billion) of planned investments in golf courses in Scotland if Britain slaps him with a travel ban.

Bomb blast hits Afghan capital

KABUL — A magnetic bomb attached to a car exploded in Kabul on Tuesday, in the latest of a series of attacks in the Afghan capital, police officials said.

Quake strikes India, Bangladesh; nearly 200 hurt

IMPHAL, India — A powerful earthquake struck northeast India and Bangladesh Monday, killing at least 11 people and injuring nearly 200, with eff orts to reach remote areas where people may be trapped hampered by severed power lines and telecommunication links.

Danes, Swedes impose new border checks

COPENHAGEN — Denmark imposed temporary identity checks on its border with Germany on Monday following a similar move by Sweden, dealing a double blow to Europe’s fraying passport-free Schengen area amid a record influx of migrants.

Saudi Arabia’s split with Iran deepens

DUBAI — Saudi Arabia rallied Sunni allies to its side in a growing diplomatic row with Iran Monday, deepening a sectarian split across the Middle East following the kingdom’s execution of a prominent Shi’ite cleric.

Turkish presidency says Erdogan’s Hitler comments misconstrued

ISTANBUL — The Turkish presidency said on Friday comments by President Tayyip Erdogan about the system of governance in Hitler’s Germany had been misinterpreted and that he had not suggested it was an example of an effective presidential system.

Shi’ite cleric among 47 executed in Saudi Arabia

RIYADH — Saudi Arabia executed a prominent Shi’ite Muslim cleric and dozens of al Qaeda members on Saturday, signaling that it would not tolerate attacks, whether by Sunni jihadists or minority Shi’ites, and stirring sectarian anger across the region.

Blaze hits Dubai skyscraper

DUBAI — Fire engulfed a 63-story skyscraper in Dubai on Thursday night, but with the block evacuated and only minor injuries reported authorities went ahead with a New Year’s fi reworks display at the world’s tallest building a few hundred meters away.

Police warn of attack, evacuate two train stations

MUNICH — German police evacuated two train stations in Munich late on Thursday, saying on Twitter they received a tip regarding a planned militant attack on New Year’s Eve in the Bavarian capital.

Return of ‘affluenza’ teen delayed, mother jailed in U.S.

MEXICO CITY — The Texas teenager derided for his “affl uenza” defense in a deadly drunken-driving case won a weeks-long in delay in extradition from Mexico, while his mother was in a Los Angeles jail on Thursday after being deported.

Paris aims for subdued New Year celebrations after November attacks

PARIS — Authorities in Paris, with an eye to security following the November attacks by armed militants, are shortening a New Year video light show at the Arc de Triomphe at midnight on Thursday and canceling a firework display to keep down crowds.

Nigeria ready to negotiate release of Chibok girls

LAGOS, Nigeria — Nigeria’s government is prepared to negotiate with Islamist militant group Boko Haram to secure the release of around 200 schoolgirls kidnapped last year, if credible leaders are identified, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Wednesday.

Twin suicide bombs in Syria kill or wound dozens

BEIRUT — Twin suicide bombings hit two restaurants in a Kurdish-controlled city in northeastern Syria on Wednesday, killing or wounding dozens of people, a Kurdish official and a group monitoring the war said.