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VIDEO: Kouachi brothers die in warehouse assault

BBC World News - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 07:36
The BBC's Gavin Hewitt reports on the police mission that saw the killing of the Kouachi brothers, who spent two days on the run.
Categories: BBC World News

From quirky to revolutionary, the CES show has them all

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 07:36

The TechSling smart device holster is displayed at the Tech Slinger booth during the International CES, Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)LAS VEGAS (AP) — Sure, the International CES show was chock full of connected cars, smart home sensors, music gear and computer gadgets, as you'd expect. There were even drones buzzing the 160,000-plus people that tromped across the 2.2 million square feet of exhibit space along the Las Vegas Strip. But if you didn't get to see some of these goodies, well, you just haven't lived.


Off-duty NC trooper rescues mother, 2 kids from icy creek

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 07:31
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — An off-duty state trooper is being credited with saving a mother and her two children after their car skidded off an icy North Carolina road and flipped into a creek.

At Cuomo’s Request, Panel May Again Weigh Casino Bids for Southern Tier of New York

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 07:31
Two state boards announced they were considering opening a new round of bidding for a fourth casino license in the Southern Tier, after urging from Governor Andrew M. Cuomo.

White Pass - 1/9/2015 2:12:39 PM

White Pass Report - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 07:29
White Pass US12
1/9/2015 2:12:39 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and dry, wet in places. Expect pilot car directed traffic and delays up to 20 minutes at milepost 142 for maintenance work.

Weather:


Satus Pass - 1/9/2015 2:03:17 PM

Satus Pass Report - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 07:29
Satus Pass US97
1/9/2015 2:03:17 PM

Temperature: 33 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and dry

Weather:
Overcast skies

Stevens Pass - 1/9/2015 2:19:42 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 07:29
Stevens Pass US2
1/9/2015 2:19:42 PM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and dry, wet in places

Weather:
Overcast skies

Blewett Pass - 1/9/2015 2:13:59 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 07:29
Blewett Pass US97
1/9/2015 2:13:59 PM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet

Weather:
Overcast skies

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/9/2015 2:13:38 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 07:29
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/9/2015 2:13:38 PM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and dry, wet in places

Weather:
scattered clouds, gusty winds west of the summit

Body found off California coast 20 years ago identified as missing teen

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 07:22
(Reuters) - A body found floating off the coast of Northern California 20 years ago has been identified as a missing teenager last seen when he wandered away from a group of friends on a beach in 1995, police said on Friday. Seventeen-year-old Cengiz Nuray was reported missing by his mother two decades ago, but there was little information about what might have happened to him, authorities said. ...

Albuquerque officer critically injured after shooting

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 07:20
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An undercover detective was critically injured Friday after being shot by a fellow officer while conducting a narcotics operation near a busy intersection on the city's southeast side, police said.

On the Runway: The Fury Over Chirlane McCray’s Trousers

New York Times Headlines - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 07:18
As New York City’s first lady has found out, public figures have to consider what they wear as a piece of communication.

L.A. police chief meets with activists over fatal shooting of unarmed man

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 07:17

An activist stands during a news conference outside LAPD Headquarters in Los AngelesBy Alex Dobuzinskis LOS ANGELES - (Reuters) - The Los Angeles police chief met on Friday with African-American activists as he sought to defuse growing tensions over the fatal August police shooting of an unarmed black man, but declined their request to fire the two officers involved as a probe continues. ...


Space Needle flies 12th Man flag for Seahawks playoff game

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 07:16
The Associated Press
Categories: Sports Center

State seeking two-tier system for driver’s license, ID cards

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 07:16
Washington state officials are seeking to redesign the state’s driver’s licenses and ID cards in order to comply with tougher federal requirements for proof of U.S. residency for government-sanctioned identification.

Study: White men get most entry-level TV directing jobs

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 07:10

FILE - In this Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014 file photo, Paris Barclay attends the LA Premiere Screening of "Sons Of Anarchy" at at TCL Chinese Theatre, in Los Angeles. According to Directors Guild of America findings released Friday, Jan. 9, 2015, the vast majority of first-time directors for TV series were white men. Barclay, president of the Directors Guild, said that employing first-time directors represents a significant opportunity to diversify the hiring pool. Instead, Barclay said, the industry is retaining the status quo that favors white males as TV directors. (Photo by Paul A. Hebert/Invision/AP, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — Women and minority directors are losing out on crucial entry-level jobs, according to a Directors Guild of America study released Friday.


Streak of solid hiring bolsters confidence about 2015

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 07:06

FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2014 file photo, Joe Wilhelm, left, a recruiter with payment processing company First Data Corp., shakes hands with U.S. Army Spc. Vincent Knowles, at a job fair that was part of a "transition summit" intended to provide employment and educational information to soldiers who may exit military service in the next year, at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash. The Labor Department releases employment data for December 2014 on Friday, Jan. 9, 2015. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — A healthy month of hiring in December capped the best year for U.S. job growth since 1999, demonstrating that employers are more confident than they've been since the Great Recession began.


Cops: Teen charged in teacher killing had bloody box cutter

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 07:05

FILE - In this Aug. 12, 2014, file photo, Philip Chism, right, sits with attorney Denise Regan, left, during a hearing in Essex County Superior Court in Salem, Mass. Chism, 15, has been charged as an adult with murder and aggravated rape in the October 2013 slaying of Colleen Ritzer, math teacher at Danvers High School. Chism’s public defender, Regan, is expected to argue in Essex County Superior Court on Friday, Jan. 9, 2015, that police never properly read Chism his Miranda rights and continued to question Chism even after he had invoked his right to remain silent and his mother had asked for a lawyer. (AP Photo/The Salem News, Ken Yuszkus, Pool, File)SALEM, Mass. (AP) — A teen charged with raping and killing his high school math teacher had a bloody box cutter and women's underwear in his backpack when he was detained, according to two police officers who testified at a hearing Friday.


Key events in Paris newspaper attack and hostage-takings

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 07:03
For three days, two al-Qaida-linked brothers and an associate who seized a kosher grocery, terrorized France and shook the world.

Another confirmed case of Hepatitis A in New Jersey

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/10/2015 - 07:02

Another confirmed case of Hepatitis A in New JerseyAnother Hepatitis A case is being reported by a person who ate at the same restaurant in Hamilton Township.