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New Year turns violent in Chester, Pa.

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 05:45

New Year turns violent in Chester, Pa.After setting a record with 49 homicides in 2014, Delaware County has already had its first of the New Year.


'Chelsea should have had penalty'

BBC World News - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 05:44
Jose Mourinho says Chelsea should have had a penalty when they were leading in their eventual defeat by Tottenham.
Categories: BBC World News

Seattle Opera’s 2015-16 season: world premiere, Wagner, ‘Nabucco’

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 05:36
General director Aidan Lang announces Seattle Opera’s 2015-16 season: “Nabucco,” “Mary Stuart,” “The Pearl Fishers,” “The Marriage of Figaro” and “The Flying Dutchman,” as well as the world premiere of “An American Dream.”

Sheriff's office: Florida man decapitates his mother

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 05:26

 Florida man decapitates his motherA Florida man is charged with first-degree murder after his mother was found decapitated outside their home on New Year's Eve.


What if Hillary Clinton doesn't run for president?

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 05:24

FILE - In a Dec. 16, 2014 file photo, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks after accepting the Robert F. Kennedy Ripple of Hope Award during a ceremony in New York. Just about everyone expects Hillary Rodham Clinton to run for president. But is it possible that Clinton might not give a White House campaign another try? (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — In Washington, in Iowa, in New Hampshire, really in any place that's already talking about the 2016 campaign for president, just about everyone expects Hillary Rodham Clinton to run for president.


Female killed by BNSF train in Spokane

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 05:17
An unidentified female walking on BNSF railroad tracks in Spokane was killed after she was struck by a train.

Cactus Bowl live chat at noon today

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 05:16
Happy New Year, everyone. Here's hoping to a great 2015 and a fun, football-filled day today. UW coach Chris Petersen and Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy will hold their final Cactus Bowl press conference this morning here in Scottsdale. After that, join me for a live chat at noon PT

Depiction of Lyndon B. Johnson in ‘Selma’ Raises Hackles

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 05:11
Was Lyndon B. Johnson a civil rights mastermind, or a reluctant follower pulled along by activists led by the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.?






First AirAsia victim laid to rest

BBC World News - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 05:07
The funeral is held of the first AirAsia Flight QZ8501 victim, a passenger whose body was recovered from the Java Sea after the crash on Sunday.
Categories: BBC World News

Testing anti-drinking drug with help of a fake bar

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 04:58

In this Dec. 19, 2014 photo, Dr. George Koob, director of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, left, and NIAAA scientist Dr. Lorenzo Leggio pose for a photograph in a research laboratory designed as a bar inside the National Institutes of Health’s hospital in Bethesda, Md. Leggio uses the lab to test how research volunteers react to a possible new way to curb heavy drinking, part of a broader hunt for more medications to help fight alcohol abuse. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)WASHINGTON (AP) — The tequila sure looks real, so do the beer taps. Inside the hospital at the National Institutes of Health, researchers are testing a possible new treatment to help heavy drinkers cut back — using a replica of a fully stocked bar.


New York City murders hit record low in 2014: NY Times

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 04:53

NYPD crime scene tape is seen at the site of a shooting at the corner of Marcus Garvey Blvd. and Pulaski Street in the Brooklyn borough of New York(Reuters) - Murders in New York fell to 328 in 2014, the fewest since the New York Police Department started keeping reliable numbers in 1963, the New York Times reported on Thursday. The biggest U.S. city, once notorious for high crime, had 328 killings last year, the newspaper said, citing police statistics. The figure is the lowest since at least 1963, when the police department began collecting reliable statistics, and is part of a decades-long fall in U.S. crime. Reports of major crimes in New York City fell to 105,428 through Dec. 28, from 110,728 in the same period in 2013. ...


Mom, girls jump from burning home into cops' arms

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 04:51
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — Several police officers formed a human net to catch a woman and her two young daughters as they jumped from their burning home in southern New Jersey.

New Year rings in with tightened NYC security, California arrests

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 04:47

Ryan Silipino kisses his girlfriend Lisa Jacobs during New Year's Eve celebrations in Times Square, New YorkBy Sebastien Malo NEW YORK (Reuters) - Roughly 1 million revelers rang in the new year at New York's Times Square under unusually tight security for the nation's biggest New Year's Eve celebration, while at least 29 protesters were arrested in California after violence broke out at a march against police brutality. While security is always tight in Times Square on New Year's Eve, particularly since the attacks on the World Trade Center in 2001, extra precautions were put in place on Wednesday to prevent violence at the famed midtown Manhattan crossroads. ...


White Pass - 1/1/2015 11:24:04 AM

White Pass Report - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 04:45
White Pass US12
1/1/2015 11:24:04 AM

Temperature: 18 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry, wet in places.

Weather:
Clear skies

White Pass - 1/1/2015 11:24:04 AM

White Pass Report - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 04:45
White Pass US12
1/1/2015 11:24:04 AM

Temperature: 18 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry, wet in places.

Weather:
Clear skies

Satus Pass - 1/1/2015 11:31:48 AM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 04:45
Satus Pass US97
1/1/2015 11:31:48 AM

Temperature: 15 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry ice in places.

Weather:
Clear skies

Satus Pass - 1/1/2015 11:31:48 AM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 04:45
Satus Pass US97
1/1/2015 11:31:48 AM

Temperature: 15 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry ice in places.

Weather:
Clear skies

Satus Pass - 1/1/2015 11:31:48 AM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 04:45
Satus Pass US97
1/1/2015 11:31:48 AM

Temperature: 15 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry ice in places.

Weather:
Clear skies

Stevens Pass - 1/1/2015 11:29:16 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 04:45
Stevens Pass US2
1/1/2015 11:29:16 AM

Temperature: 14 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare with frost and ice in places

Weather:
Clear skies

Stevens Pass - 1/1/2015 11:29:16 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 01/02/2015 - 04:45
Stevens Pass US2
1/1/2015 11:29:16 AM

Temperature: 14 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare with frost and ice in places

Weather:
Clear skies