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NYPD officer due in court in stairwell shooting

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 14:46

FILE - In this Nov. 22, 2014, file photo, demonstrators pause outside the 75th Police Precinct during a march in protest of the shooting death of Akai Gurley by rookie NYPD officer Peter Liang at the Louis Pink Houses public housing complex, in the Brooklyn borough of New York. The officer who fired into a darkened stairwell, accidentally killing Gurley who had been waiting for an elevator, has been indicted in his death, a lawyer said Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015. Officer Peter Liang will appear in court Wednesday according to an attorney representing Gurley's family, but the charges against Liang weren't immediately clear. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Criminal charges will be unsealed against a rookie police officer who fired into a darkened stairwell at a Brooklyn housing complex, accidentally killing a man who had been waiting for an elevator.


You can help put faces with names on Vietnam Memorial

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 14:46

Volunteers have found almost 40,000 photos of troops who died in Vietnam; they need 18,000 more.

       

A few more thoughts on Marshawn Lynch, Russell Wilson and the future

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 14:46
Seattle general manager John Schneider certainly livened up an otherwise slow sports day with his comments this morning about Marshawn Lynch and that the team still doesn't know if he plans to play next season.
Categories: Sports Center

Officer tears up telling jury of finding cop gunned down

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 14:46
A veteran Seattle police officer became emotional Tuesday as he recounted seeing the massive wounds that Officer Timothy Brenton sustained in a fatal ambush on Halloween night 2009.

Comedy Central says Jon Stewart leaving 'The Daily Show'

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 14:42

FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2014 file photo, Jon Stewart poses for a portrait in promotion of his film,"Rosewater," in New York. Comedy Central announced Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015, that Stewart will will leave "The Daily Show" later this year. (Photo by Victoria Will/Invision/AP, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jon Stewart, who turned his combination of biting and free-wheeling humor into an unlikely source of news and analysis for viewers of "The Daily Show," said he's leaving as host this year.


VIDEO: Costa Concordia trial: How disaster unfolded

BBC World News - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 14:35
The trial of the captain of the sunken liner, the Costa Concordia, draws to a close in Italy.
Categories: BBC World News

Deadline looming, Boehner lets loose

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 14:34

Legislative deadlines drive Boehner to salty language

       

Dead infant's mom says 11-year-old suspect wanted sleepover

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 14:33
The mother of a 2-month-old who police suspect was beaten to death over the weekend by a friend's 11-year-old daughter said Tuesday it was the girl who asked that the baby stay overnight with her and her mother.

Study to examine mystery of how a boy's voice changes

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 14:32

Cincinnati Boychoir and Cincinnati Children's team up in a harmony of art and science.

       

MacArthur Foundation to give $75M toward fixing U.S. jails

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 14:31
In an effort to reduce the number of people locked up in local jails around the U.S., the MacArthur Foundation announced it plans to give $75 million to local jail officials working on ways to remove nonviolent offenders.

2014 marks 3rd record Washington wine grape harvest in a row

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 14:31
The 2014 wine grape harvest in Washington totaled a record 227,000 tons, an 8 percent increase over the year before, the industry reported.

Second probe launched into state’s first charter school

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 14:31
The state commission governing charter schools has launched a second investigation into First Place Scholars, the state’s first charter school. Problems raise questions about the school, but also about how well commissioners are vetting charter applicants.

White Pass - 2/10/2015 9:07:23 PM

White Pass Report - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 14:30
White Pass US12
2/10/2015 9:07:23 PM

Temperature: 37 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
High overcast skies

Satus Pass - 2/10/2015 9:12:13 PM

Satus Pass Report - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 14:30
Satus Pass US97
2/10/2015 9:12:13 PM

Temperature: 41 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Partly cloudy skies

Stevens Pass - 2/10/2015 9:02:09 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 14:30
Stevens Pass US2
2/10/2015 9:02:09 PM

Temperature: 37 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Clear skies

Blewett Pass - 2/10/2015 9:04:25 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 14:30
Blewett Pass US97
2/10/2015 9:04:25 PM

Temperature: 34 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Clear skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 2/10/2015 9:01:00 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 14:30
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
2/10/2015 9:01:00 PM

Temperature: 36 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet. Advance notice: On Wednesday Feb. 11 starting at 8 a.m. eastbound travelers will experience some delay and added travel time due to a lane closure near milepost 63 at the Stampeded Road overpass.

Weather:
Partly cloudy skies

Egypt leader on defensive over claims he mocked Gulf allies

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 14:29
In a reflection of Egypt's massive dependence on Gulf largesse, its president telephoned an array of oil-rich monarchs to control the damage after allegedly being caught on tape discussing how to milk them for cash.

Memphis Panel's open race dialogue opened hearts, minds

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 14:28

Martin Luther King Jr.'s death spurred the women to confront and share their own biases.

       

Florida's top child porn collector details his obsession

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 14:27

1 million child pornography images seized from the apartment of a retired Navy man accounted for Florida's largest cache.