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Digital billboards aiding in search for 8-year-old

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:36

This undated handout image provided by the FBI shows the wanted poster for Kahlil Malik Tatum. Washington D.C. police are searching for 8-year-old Relisha Tenau Rudd, below, who was reported missing last week, and Tatum, who is charged with killing his wife in Maryland. Law officers issued arrest warrants for Tatum after he was charged with first-degree murder and unlawful flight to avoid prosecution. (AP Photo/FBI)WASHINGTON (AP) — Digital billboards along the East Coast from Georgia to Maryland are displaying photographs of a slaying suspect from the Washington, D.C., area and a missing girl authorities say could be with him.


Loggers Join in Search for Washington Landslide Victims

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:33
Amid a vast and unforgiving mud plain, loggers have become a crucial part of the rescue and recovery effort, their presence illustrating the mounting desperation with its pace.
    

Microsoft unveils Office for iPad

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:31
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft is unveiling Office for the iPad, a software suite that includes programs such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint, and works on rival Apple's hugely popular tablet computer.

VIDEO: Superspreaders: Tracking tuberculosis

BBC World News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:30
A team at the University of Cape Town in South Africa is using new tools to investigate how the return of patients to their communities affects the spread of tuberculosis.
Categories: BBC World News

Giant rat becomes the talk of Sweden

BBC World News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:28
The appearance of a massive rat in a Stockholm family's kitchen makes headlines in Sweden, where it is dubbed "Ratzilla".
Categories: BBC World News

Ga. soldier convicted in death of pregnant wife

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:27
FORT STEWART, Ga. (AP) — An Army soldier accused of strangling his pregnant wife so he could pocket $500,000 in benefit money was convicted Thursday by a military judge in a case that hinged on dueling medical experts who couldn't agree on how the woman died.

Death toll rises in Washington state mudslide

Washington State News Wire - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:27
Rescue teams on Thursday clawed through the moon-like surface left by a massive mudslide in Washington state that killed at least 25 people, searching for those still missing, and the community prayed for "one little miracle."

Obama urges NSA phone data reform

BBC World News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:26
President Barack Obama asks Congress to end bulk collection of US phone records by the National Security Agency.
Categories: BBC World News

House approves bill to stop cut to Medicare docs

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:25

FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2013, file photo, the U.S. Capitol dome is silhouetted by the sunrise. Doctors who treat Medicare patients would get a last-minute reprieve from a scheduled 24 percent cut in their reimbursements from the government under a bill that’s on track to pass the House. It would be the 17th time Congress has stepped in with a temporary fix to a poorly designed Medicare fee formula that dates to a 1997 budget law. House action comes after efforts to permanently fix the formula appear to have fizzled. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — The House on Thursday passed legislation to give doctors a yearlong reprieve from a looming 24 percent cut in their payments from Medicare.


White Pass - 3/27/2014 10:07:25 AM

White Pass Report - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:24
White Pass US12
3/27/2014 10:07:25 AM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Overcast skies

Satus Pass - 3/27/2014 10:15:45 AM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:24
Satus Pass US97
3/27/2014 10:15:45 AM

Temperature: 35 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Raining

Stevens Pass - 3/27/2014 10:09:51 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:24
Stevens Pass US2
3/27/2014 10:09:51 AM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet with snow and ice in places

Weather:
Snowing lightly

Blewett Pass - 3/27/2014 10:20:06 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:24
Blewett Pass US97
3/27/2014 10:20:06 AM

Temperature: 28 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet with frost and ice in places

Weather:
Clear skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 3/27/2014 10:17:35 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:24
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
3/27/2014 10:17:35 AM

Temperature: 34 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet

Weather:
Rain showers

Arizona man pleads not guilty in killing of boy

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:22
PHOENIX (AP) — A 27-year-old Arizona man has pleaded not guilty in the fatal stabbing of his 12-year-old half-brother.

NC regulators missed crack in Duke coal ash dam

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:22

NC regulators missed crack in Duke coal ash damPhotos taken earlier this month show that North Carolina regulators apparently failed to notice a large crack opening in an earthen dam holding back millions of tons of Duke Energy's coal ash near the ...


Washington ranks high for getting lower-income residents insured

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:17
Washington is one of the top states for getting people who qualify for tax credits signed up for health insurance. Roughly one-third of the residents with incomes low enough to get a tax break have bought insurance through the state's insurance exchange.

Ukraine's Tymoshenko to Run for President

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:17
Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, one of her country's most polarizing political figures, announced Thursday that she will run for presidential elections set for May 25.
    





Philippines and Muslim rebel group sign peace deal

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:16
The Philippine government signed a peace accord with the country's largest Muslim rebel group on Thursday, the culmination of years of negotiations and a significant political achievement for President Benigno Aquino III.

Soldier convicted of murder in death of pregnant wife at apartment on Georgia base in 2011

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 01:16
FORT STEWART, Ga. (AP) — Soldier convicted of murder in death of pregnant wife at apartment on Georgia base in 2011.