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New York man who killed wife and toddlers gets 45 years in prison

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 05:24
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York man who stabbed his wife and two toddlers to death with a kitchen knife was sentenced to 45 years imprisonment on Friday, prosecutors said. Miguel Mejia-Ramos, 29, pleaded guilty last month to three counts of first-degree manslaughter in the slayings of his wife, Deisy Garcia, 21, and daughters, Daniela Mejia, 2, and Yoselin Mejia, 1, at their Queens home in January. “Hopefully, today’s sentence will bring some degree of closure to the family of the victims," Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said in a statement. ...

Marussia demise 'shocking news'

BBC World News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 05:11
The Marussia team's demise is "shocking news", according to Sauber team principal Monisha Kaltenborn.
Categories: BBC World News

Dramatic turnover continues on Delaware Supreme Court

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 05:10
By Tom Hals (Reuters) - Delaware Supreme Court Justice Henry duPont Ridgely will retire early next year, becoming the fourth justice in 15 months to retire from a court that plays a major role in shaping corporate law. Ridgely joined the state's five-member Supreme Court in 2004 after spending 20 years on Delaware's Superior Court. He will retire on Jan. 31, according to a statement from Governor Jack Markell. The spate of retirements began in September 2013 with the departure of Myron Steele, then the chief justice, who became the first to leave the court in nine years. ...

Cannibal's family 'shock' at deaths

BBC World News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 05:05
The family of a man suspected of murdering a woman in an act of cannibalism speaks of its shock at the death of an "innocent young lady".
Categories: BBC World News

Burglars steal grieving widow's wedding ring

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 05:03
HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii woman whose husband died at their son's high school football game in August is grieving again after thieves ransacked their home and stole the couple's wedding rings.

A new Supreme Court challenge for 'Obamacare'

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 04:59

People wait outside to enter the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, Monday, Nov. 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court agreed Friday to hear a new challenge to President Barack Obama's health care law — a case that threatens subsidies that help millions of low- and middle-income people afford their health insurance premiums.


Big Ticket: Jon Stewart Sells TriBeCa Penthouse for $17.5 Million

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 04:59
Jon Stewart’s sale of his TriBeCa penthouse was the top residential real estate transaction of the week.

U.S. judge delays sentencing for Tsarnaev friends over Supreme Court case

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 04:57

Courtroom sketch of defendants Dias Kadyrbayev and Azamat Tazhayakov appearing in front of Federal Magistrate Marianne Bowler, in BostonBOSTON (Reuters) - A U.S. judge has delayed sentencing hearings for two friends of Boston bomb suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, citing a pending Supreme Court case that could affect what is considered "tangible evidence." Azamat Tazhayakov and Dias Kadyrbayev were convicted on charges they obstructed justice by removing a backpack containing opened fireworks from Tsarnaev's dorm room, days after two homemade bombs exploded at the finish line of the Boston Marathon last year. ...


151 years later, Gettysburg hero awarded Medal of Honor

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 04:56
1st Lt. Alonzo Cushing was awarded the Medal of Honor through the efforts of Margaret Zerwekh, an amateur historian who decided to research the Cushing family after moving to the Cushing homestead in the 1960s.

Cigna Agrees to Reduce H.I.V. Drug Costs for Some Florida Patients

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 04:55
Under the settlement with Florida regulators, the insurer will limit to $200 a month what patients have to pay for some commonly prescribed drugs..

White House holds cross-party talks

BBC World News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 04:55
US President Barack Obama and leaders in the House and Senate hold cross-party talks aimed at ending political gridlock in Washington.
Categories: BBC World News

White Pass - 11/7/2014 11:51:52 AM

White Pass Report - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 04:53
White Pass US12
11/7/2014 11:51:52 AM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Clear skies

Satus Pass - 11/7/2014 11:59:23 AM

Satus Pass Report - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 04:53
Satus Pass US97
11/7/2014 11:59:23 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Pass is open. Should adverse weather or impacts to travel occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

Weather:


Stevens Pass - 11/7/2014 11:49:52 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 04:53
Stevens Pass US2
11/7/2014 11:49:52 AM

Temperature: 38 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Clear skies

Blewett Pass - 11/7/2014 11:56:03 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 04:53
Blewett Pass US97
11/7/2014 11:56:03 AM

Temperature: 37 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Clear skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 11/7/2014 11:43:24 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 04:53
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
11/7/2014 11:43:24 AM

Temperature: 42 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry. Construction is still in progress from milepost 56 to milepost 61 near the summit. Drivers may experience delays due to lane closures and intermittent rolling slowdowns.

Weather:
Scattered clouds

Suit: Bad meatloaf killed ex-WVa delegate, husband

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 04:52
A lawsuit blames a restaurant's bad meatloaf for the deaths of a former West Virginia state lawmaker and her husband.

Retrial ordered in crash that killed 2 librarians

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 04:50
DENVER (AP) — An appeals court ordered a new trial for a Denver woman convicted in a 2009 drunken-driving crash that killed two Connecticut librarians.

Judge rules Missouri ban on gay marriage violates Constitution

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 04:50

Breeden places a ring on the finger of Peairs during their wedding ceremony at City Hall in St. Louis, MissouriBy Kevin Murphy KANSAS CITY Mo. (Reuters) - A federal judge ruled on Friday that Missouri's ban on same-sex marriage violates the U.S. Constitution in a decision that would extend the right of gay couples to marry across the Midwestern state. U.S. District Judge Ortrie Smith found that the Missouri ban ran afoul of the Constitution's guarantees of due process and equal protection under the law. But Smith delayed his ruling from going into effect immediately pending possible appeals. Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster, a Democrat, said the state would appeal. ...


Mariners lose 13 minor leaguers to free agency

Seattle Mariners - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 04:46
The Mariners have 13 players minor league players reach free agency today. Baseball America has the list for all teams in the big leagues. No real surprises here. Moises Hernandez, the brother of Felix Hernandez, is planning on retiring.
Categories: Sports Center