Listen Live Follow Us On:
For Email Marketing you can trust

 

News aggregator

Survey: US gas prices down 6 cents a gallon

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 08:29
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of gasoline has dipped 6 cents a gallon in the past two weeks and prices in California have fallen 9 cents in the same time period.

Pickup careens into farmers market; woman killed

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 08:11
HAWTHORNE, N.J. (AP) — A pickup truck drove into a farmers market in northern New Jersey near closing time Sunday, killing a woman who was dragged by the truck for blocks and injuring several others, the mayor of the borough said.

In Atlanta, Jury Selection Is Set to Begin in Test Scandal

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 08:10
Twelve former public school employees are accused of conspiring to alter and boost students’ standardized test scores.

TV heat on Ukraine

BBC World News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 07:57
How Ukraine's conflict plays out on the TV news
Categories: BBC World News

Police Say Mike Brown Was Killed After Struggle for Gun in St. Louis Suburb

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 07:55
The fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager Saturday by a police officer in a St. Louis suburb was met with outrage and skepticism in the largely African-American community.






Gang springs prisoners in Haiti

BBC World News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 07:51
An armed gang attacks a jail that held more than 800 inmates in Haiti, freeing an unconfirmed number of prisoners.
Categories: BBC World News

Flame from Emirates plane put out at Boston

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 07:49
BOSTON (AP) — A Dubai-to-Boston flight with 367 passengers and crew members aboard has been grounded at Logan International Airport after an engine fire that officials say was quickly extinguished when the plane landed.

How tropical weather shook up an island paradise

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 07:47

Winds from Tropical Storm Iselle blow palm trees near a sign warning of the closure of Kualoa Regional Park in Honolulu on Friday, Aug. 8, 2014. All of the public parks on Oahu were closed. Iselle came ashore onto the Big Island early Friday as a weakened tropical storm, while Hurricane Julio, behind it, is forecasted to pass north of the islands. Iselle is the first tropical storm to hit the state in 22 years. (AP Photo/Eugene Tanner)HONOLULU (AP) — Sunshine and blue skies returned to parts of Hawaii on Sunday after days of heavy rain and gusting winds brought by Tropical Storm Iselle, the first to make landfall in more than two decades. A second storm in the Pacific, Hurricane Julio, had tourists and residents on edge but is moving away from the islands and no longer posing a threat.


Authorities wrap up on-scene probe in death of 6-year-old Jenise Wright

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 07:42
Investigators were wrapping up their on-scene probe Sunday into the killing of 6-year-old Jenise Wright, a day after arresting a 17-year-old neighbor on investigation of rape and murder.

Supermoon: Your pictures

BBC World News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 07:40
Readers' photos of Sunday's 'Supermoon'
Categories: BBC World News

Age is not a cage: 90-year-old musicians go strong

Yahoo! Music News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 07:38

Composer Irving Fields, 99, clarinetist Sol Yaged, 91, and comedian Fyvush Finkel, 91, left to right, rehearse at the Baruch Performing Arts Center, in New York, Friday, Aug. 8, 2014. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)NEW YORK (AP) — There's an upcoming concert at Baruch College, but it has nothing to do with students. The performers are in their 90s, and one is even older than the Manhattan school founded in 1919.


Categories: Yahoo! Music News

Turkey’s Premier Is Proclaimed Winner of Presidential Election

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 07:36
Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, seeking to retain power despite a term limit in his current post, took 52 percent of the vote, according to unofficial results.






1 dead after pickup careens into farmers market

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 07:36
HAWTHORNE, N.J. (AP) — One person was killed and several others were injured when a pickup truck drove into a farmers market in northern New Jersey.

Lawmakers weigh US role against Islamic fighters

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 07:35

Lawmakers weigh US role against Islamic fightersIslamic militants' growing influence in Iraq and Syria is a threat to Americans, lawmakers from both political parties agreed Sunday even as they sharply split on what role the United States should play in trying to crush them.


White Pass - 8/10/2014 4:09:52 PM

White Pass Report - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 07:34
White Pass US12
8/10/2014 4:09:52 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
Refer to conditions and weather column for current restriction information

Restrictions Westbound:
Refer to conditions and weather column for current restriction information

Conditions:
Monday through Friday during daylight hours maintenance work is in progress in several locations west of the summit. Motorists will experience delays of up to 30 minutes.

Weather:


Satus Pass - 8/10/2014 4:03:03 PM

Satus Pass Report - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 07:34
Satus Pass US97
8/10/2014 4:03:03 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Mountain Pass weather reports have ended for the season. Should adverse weather or collisions occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

Weather:


Stevens Pass - 8/10/2014 4:19:56 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 07:34
Stevens Pass US2
8/10/2014 4:19:56 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
Refer to conditions and weather column for current restriction information

Restrictions Westbound:
Refer to conditions and weather column for current restriction information

Conditions:
US 2 is fully opened west of Leavenworth following an earlier closure due to fire activity. Motorists are urged to be aware of fire vehicles and advised speed reductions in the area.

Weather:


Blewett Pass - 8/10/2014 4:12:16 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 07:34
Blewett Pass US97
8/10/2014 4:12:16 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Mountain Pass weather reports have ended for the season. Should adverse weather or collisions occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

Weather:


Snoqualmie Pass - 8/10/2014 4:02:49 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 07:34
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
8/10/2014 4:02:49 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
Refer to conditions and weather column for current restriction information

Restrictions Westbound:
Refer to conditions and weather column for current restriction information

Conditions:
Rock blasting scheduled Monday through Thursday at 7:30 p.m. and lasting one hour or more. During blasting I-90 will be closed milepost 56 near Gold Creek to milepost 61 near Price Creek. During blasting closures there are no services eastbound past milepost 53 and westbound past milepost 70. . I-90 is closed to bicycles between Hyak interchange, Exit 54, and Stampede Pass interchange, Exit 62. John Wayne Pioneer Trail may be used as an alternate route.

Weather:


Correction: Ladder Truck Crash story

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 07:32
VALLEJO, Calif. (AP) — In a story Aug. 9 about the crash of a fire truck, The Associated Press misidentified William Tweedy. He is a retired spokesman for the department, and was at the scene of the crash working as a freelance videographer.