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

 

News aggregator

Lightning strike may have caused Voorhees blaze

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 23:04

Lightning strike may have caused Voorhees blazeOfficials are investigating if a lightning strike caused an apartment fire in Voorhees, New Jersey Thursday night.


U.S. Embassy in Uganda Warns of ‘Specific Threat’ to Airport

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 23:00
The alarm was one of several in East Africa where governments have sought to counter the Shabab, a militant group based in Somalia.






High court upholds pension in Chicago torture case

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 23:00

FILE - In this June 8, 2010 file photo, former Chicago Police Lt. Jon Burge arrives at the federal building for his obstruction of justice and perjury trial in Chicago. Burge was convicted in 2010 and is now imprisoned of lying about the torture of suspects decades ago. On Thursday, July 3, 2014, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled that Attorney General Lisa Madigan can't challenge a police pension board vote preserving pension payments to the former Chicago police commander. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)CHICAGO (AP) — An imprisoned former Chicago police commander accused of overseeing the torture of suspects will keep his $3,000-a-month pension following a ruling Thursday by the Illinois Supreme Court.


Lightning possibly to blame for Edgewater Park fire

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 23:00

Lightning possibly to blame for Edgewater Park fireOfficials believe a lightning strike was to blame for a house fire in Edgewater Park, Burlington County.


Man struck by lightning in Langhorne

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 22:59

Man struck by lightning in LanghorneBucks County authorities say a man has been hospitalized after he was struck by lightning in Langhorne.


Seinfeld borrows Pennsylvania man's rare Jaguar

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 22:54

Seinfeld borrows Pennsylvania man's rare JaguarA western Pennsylvania man says Jerry Seinfeld left him a nice "thank you" note after borrowing the man's rare car for the comedian's latest episode of "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee."


Boleto hack may lose Brazil $3.75bn

BBC World News - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 22:53
Researchers from an American security company have unearthed a substantial malware-based fraud ring that has potentially stolen $3.75bn from users of payment method Boleto.
Categories: BBC World News

Feds booed in California after migrant standoff

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 22:49
An overflow crowd in a Southern California community where protesters turned back Homeland Security busloads of immigrants gave a harsh reception to federal officials behind the decision to bring them to their city in the first place.

Listening Post: Martin Indyk Cites Israeli-Palestinian Distrust

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 22:47
Martin S. Indyk, who resigned last week as special envoy for Israel-Palestinian negotiations, says skepticism is the reason peacemaking efforts have failed for decades.

U.S. service sector growth slows slightly in June: ISM survey

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 22:42

A waiter serves green champagne during a St Patrick's Day reception at the White HouseThe pace of growth in the U.S. services sector slowed slightly in June as business activity decelerated, even as new orders and employment growth sped up, according to an industry report released on Thursday. The Institute for Supply Management said its services index ticked down to 56.0 last month from 56.3 in May, which was a nine-month high. The reading fell shy of economists' forecasts for 56.3, according to a Reuters survey. Non-manufacturing business activity slipped to 57.5 in June from 62.1 in May, but the new orders index rose to 61.2, the highest since January 2011, from 60.5 in May. Employment rose to 54.4, a five-month high, from 52.4.


Drought won't stop fireworks in dry western states

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 22:38
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Arizona's largest city has gone four months without any measurable rain, and neighboring New Mexico is in the midst of four years of severe drought.

Pistorius 'has disability anxiety'

BBC World News - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 22:36
South African double amputee Oscar Pistorius has "significant stress and anxiety" because of his disability, a sports doctor tells his murder trial.
Categories: BBC World News

State's first licensed pot producer selling his business

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 22:35
SPOKANE, Wash. -- The man who received Washington's first license to produce legally grown marijuana said he wants to sell his business--even before the first pot is sold. With legal recreational marijuana sales scheduled to begin in the state on Tuesday, Sean Green said he's not selling his business, Kouchlock Productions, because he's in financial trouble. He feels, rather, it's time to step ...

Plane hits passenger bridge at airport; none hurt

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 22:31
CLEVELAND (AP) — A Frontier Airlines plane approaching the terminal at Cleveland's main airport struck the bridge that passengers use to board and exit aircraft. No injuries have been reported.

Censorship claims as Google cuts search results

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 22:29
BRUSSELS (AP) — Google's removal of some search results in Europe is drawing accusations of press censorship.

Walgreens, diabetic employee reach $180K deal

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 22:19
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Drugstore chain Walgreens has agreed to pay $180,000 to a diabetic employee who was fired after eating a $1.39 bag of chips before paying for it during what she said was an attack of low blood sugar.

Maine ear biter cleared of assault charges

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 22:13
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A Maine man who bit off a portion of another man's ear during a fight has been acquitted of assault charges.

White Pass - 7/3/2014 6:51:53 AM

White Pass Report - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 22:12
White Pass US12
7/3/2014 6:51:53 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 or collisions occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

Weather:


Satus Pass - 7/3/2014 6:59:24 AM

Satus Pass Report - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 22:12
Satus Pass US97
7/3/2014 6:59:24 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 or collisions occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

Weather:


Stevens Pass - 7/3/2014 6:49:53 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Thu, 07/03/2014 - 22:12
Stevens Pass US2
7/3/2014 6:49:53 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 or collisions occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

Weather: