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Chinese tourist abducted in Malaysia

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:43
A Chinese tourist and a hotel worker have been abducted by gunmen from a holiday resort in Sabah, eastern Malaysia, officials say.
Categories: BBC World News

Kerry: Israeli, Palestinian leaders must 'lead'

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:39
John Kerry exhorted leaders on both sides to prevent negotiations from collapsing.

Obama says 'heartbroken' over Fort Hood shooting

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:36

U.S. President Obama makes a statement about the shooting at Fort Hood in Texas while in ChicagoBy Jeff Mason CHICAGO (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama said on Wednesday he was "heartbroken" that another shooting had occurred at the Fort Hood Army base in Texas. "We are going to get to the bottom of exactly what happened," Obama told reporters in Chicago, where he was traveling for Democratic fundraisers. "We're heartbroken that something like this might have happened again." On his flight back to Washington, Obama held a conference call with the Defense Department and FBI about the shooting, the White House said. Participants included Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Martin Dempsey, and FBI Deputy Director Mark Giuliano.


Shooter kills three, wounds 16 at Fort Hood base in Texas: commander

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:36
AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - A soldier suffering from mental health issues killed three people and wounded 16 others at the Fort Hood U.S. Army base in central Texas on Wednesday before turning a gun on himself and committing suicide, the base's commander said. Lieutenant General Mark Milley declined to identify the shooter and said there were no indications that the incident was linked to terrorism. (Writing by Jon Herskovitz; editing by Paul Thomasch)

VIDEO: Rise in fake HIV tests in Uganda

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:31
A BBC Africa investigation has revealed that some people in Uganda are buying fake HIV negative results.
Categories: BBC World News

White Pass - 4/3/2014 1:16:49 AM

White Pass Report - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:29
White Pass US12
4/3/2014 1:16:49 AM

Temperature: 30 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and dry

Weather:
Clear skies

Satus Pass - 4/3/2014 1:10:07 AM

Satus Pass Report - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:29
Satus Pass US97
4/3/2014 1:10:07 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Mountain Pass weather reports have ended for the season. Should adverse weather occur, weather reports will be updated promptly. Crews will keep an eye on forecasts, especially at higher elevations, and will be ready to treat and clear roadways if wintry weather returns. Drivers who travel mountain pass highways should always know before you go, drive for conditions and prepare for winter travel as short-term snow events can happen well into May.

Weather:


Stevens Pass - 4/3/2014 1:07:04 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:29
Stevens Pass US2
4/3/2014 1:07:04 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Mountain Pass weather reports have ended for the season. Should adverse weather occur, weather reports will be updated promptly. Crews will keep an eye on forecasts, especially at higher elevations, and will be ready to treat and clear roadways if wintry weather returns. Drivers who travel mountain pass highways should always know before you go, drive for conditions and prepare for winter travel as short-term snow events can happen well into May.

Weather:


Blewett Pass - 4/3/2014 1:05:17 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:29
Blewett Pass US97
4/3/2014 1:05:17 AM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Mountain Pass weather reports have ended for the season. Should adverse weather occur, weather reports will be updated promptly. Crews will keep an eye on forecasts, especially at higher elevations, and will be ready to treat and clear roadways if wintry weather returns. Drivers who travel mountain pass highways should always know before you go, drive for conditions and prepare for winter travel as short-term snow events can happen well into May.

Weather:


Snoqualmie Pass - 4/3/2014 1:15:43 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:29
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
4/3/2014 1:15:43 AM

Temperature: 36 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is mostly bare and dry. Monday through Thursday, during daylight hours, prepare for intermittent rolling slowdowns in both directions, from milepost 56, Gold Creek, to milepost 61, Price Creek. Monday through Friday night's traffic will be reduced to one lane in both directions.

Weather:
Broken clouds

Rob Ford votes 'no' on congratulating Olympians

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:18
Embattled Toronto mayor cast the sole "no" vote on a motion to offer the athletes kudos.

Soldier kills three at US army base

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:14
A US soldier shoots dead three colleagues before killing himself at the Fort Hood army base in Texas, the scene of a 2009 mass shooting.
Categories: BBC World News

FBI seizes thousands of artifacts from rural Ind. home

USAToday.com Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:11
Agents, experts call 91-year-old man's collection massive.

Ugandan clinics selling bogus HIV certificates

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:07
The Ugandans who pay for bogus HIV results to get jobs
Categories: BBC World News

'Million Syria refugees' in Lebanon

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:04
The number of refugees who have fled Syria and registered in Lebanon has surpassed the "devastating milestone" of one million, the UN says.
Categories: BBC World News

Shark kills woman off Australia's east coast

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:04
A large shark killed a woman near her terrified husband and friends as they took their daily morning swim Thursday off a popular Australian east coast beach, police said.

Shark kills woman off Australia's east coast

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:04
A large shark killed a woman near her terrified husband and friends as they took their daily morning swim Thursday off a popular Australian east coast beach, police said.

Nurseries 'not preparing children'

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:01
Ofsted's chief inspector warns that too many nurseries in England are failing to ensure that children are ready to learn when they reach school.
Categories: BBC World News

DeSean Jackson’s contract at Washington has $16M guaranteed

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:01
DeSean Jackson closed the deal with the Washington Redskins, signing a $24 million, three-year contract that includes $16 million guaranteed.
Categories: Sports Center

Zimbabwe FA boss looks to farming

BBC World News - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 15:56
Zimbabwe FA boss Cuthbert Dube intends to push ahead with plans for the association to turn to farming to help fund its operations.
Categories: BBC World News