Geneva, Switzerland - March 1, 2016: Rolls Royce Ghost Black Badge Edition, front view presented on the 86th Geneva Motor Show in the PalExpo
Geneva, Switzerland - March 1, 2016: Rolls Royce Ghost Black Badge Edition, front view presented on the 86th Geneva Motor Show in the PalExpo

Ashley’s Morning Scoop 10.21.16

Yesterday’s torrential downpours have prompted some flood warnings on local rivers; the mountains got 3 inches of rain in some spots, with the central Puget Sound receiving up to 1.5 inches.  Flood Warnings are in effect for the Stillaguamish River at Arlington, Snoqualmie River near the Falls, Snoqualmie River near Carnation, Skokomish River near Potlatch, and the Skykomish River near Gold Bar.  Forecasters are expecting only minor flooding.

NOAA forecasters announced this week that La Nina conditions have suddenly returned to the tropical Pacific Ocean, and that could mean some good news for local skiers and snowboarders.  The cooler, wetter winter forecast has returned! –Especially later in the winter.

Ally Bank has placed 100 fake pennies on the ground around the US with the bank’s logo on them.  You are not gonna want to step over these pennies though, because each one is worth $1000 and can be redeemed online!

Following Wednesday night’s debate, streaming of Janet Jackson’s “Nasty” was up 250%!

It seems that the dream for a new NBA arena in Seattle isn’t quite dead yet.  Records filed Tuesday with King County show that a company owned by Chris Hansen, paid $25 million for another lot in Sodo, along First Avenue South just south of Safeco Field.  That’s in addition to the 4-acre lot he purchased last month.  His land holdings in SODO now total more than $120 million.

It’s Blue Friday of course, and the Hawks are heading to Arizona to take on the Cardinals on Sunday night at 5:30.  Seahawks fans have reason to be a little nervous though, as Kam Chancellor’s status is still up in the air.

The #5 Huskies play host to Oregon State tomorrow afternoon at 3:30, they are something like 37 point favorites.

The Cougs are also in Arizona, taking on Arizona State tomorrow night.

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Kim Kardashian’s robbers were possibly caught on camera. Footage of the alleged suspects arriving and then fleeing the scene of the crime emerged on Thursday. And I had a look at it, from about 25 feet away you see about 5 people arrive on bike and foot, all wearing hoodies…… if Paris Police can figure out who committed the crime from THAT, I will buy them all wine and cheese.

Meanwhile, Kim’s husband Kanye is very upset… at Jay Z for not visiting him or his wife after the robbery.  During his Seattle show on Wednesday night, Kanye went off on Jay Z for calling up to see how they were doing after the robbery and not actually coming by the house.  He is also mad that his daughter North hasn’t played with Jay Z and Beyonce’s daughter Blue Ivy.

Blac Chyna decided to gift herself a fancy new Rolls Royce as a push present prior to welcoming a baby girl with Rob Kardashian.  Chyna dropped a $400,000 cashiers check on a Rolls Royce.  Usually a push present comes from the partner, but in this case Chyna went solo and fiancé Rob stayed home.

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