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

 

News aggregator

Washington State Issues Marijuana Shop Licences

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 19:23
Marijuana retail shop owners in Washington state have been given the green light to open their doors after a series of licences were granted via overnight emails. The move will officially make Washington the second state behind Colorado to allow marijuana sales for recreational use. "We're pretty stoked," said John Evich, an investor in a cannabis shop in Bellingham, north of Seattle. Washington ...

Obama seeks $3.7B to stem tide of kids crossing border

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 19:23

Obama requests money from Congress to care for, and deport, border-crossing children.

       

Jury selection to begin in 'American Sniper' suit

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 19:22

FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2011 file photo, former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura, left, talks to the media in Minneapolis. Ventura sued Chris Kyle, the author of the best-selling book “American Sniper,” for defamation in 2012 after Kyle claimed in his book that he punched Ventura at a California bar. Ventura says the incident never happened, and he’s suing for damages. Kyle, of Texas, was killed last year on a gun range while the lawsuit was pending. His widow, Taya Kyle, is now the central defendant in the case, which goes to trial on Tuesday, July 8, in U.S. District Court in St. Paul, Minn. (AP Photo/Genevieve Ross, File)ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Jury selection is set to begin in former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura's defamation lawsuit against the widow of slain "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle.


TV meteorologist loses eye in fireworks mishap

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 19:20

TV meteorologist loses eye in fireworks mishapA meteorologist at a Detroit-area television station has lost the sight in his left eye after a fireworks accident in Iowa.


Christie's 'Sandy czar' resigning

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 19:16

Ferzan leaves for teaching job; deputy director named to N.J. post

       

Pope: Bishops must be held accountable for abuse

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 19:16
Pope Francis begged forgiveness Monday in his first meeting with Catholics sexually abused by members of the clergy and went further than any of his predecessors by vowing to hold bishops accountable for their handling of pedophile priests.

Pistorius witnesses 'refused stand'

BBC World News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 19:12
Some witnesses refused to testify at the televised trial of Oscar Pistorius because of the publicity, his lawyer says, as his defence closes.
Categories: BBC World News

NYPD: Drone came within 800 feet of chopper

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 19:10
NEW YORK (AP) — Police have arrested two people for operating a drone over the George Washington Bridge that came within 800 feet of a police helicopter.

White Pass - 7/8/2014 3:37:58 AM

White Pass Report - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 19:09
White Pass US12
7/8/2014 3:37:58 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 - 7/8/2014 3:24:03 AM

Satus Pass Report - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 19:09
Satus Pass US97
7/8/2014 3:24:03 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 - 7/8/2014 3:30:13 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 19:09
Stevens Pass US2
7/8/2014 3:30:13 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:


Blewett Pass - 7/8/2014 3:25:01 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 19:09
Blewett Pass US97
7/8/2014 3:25:01 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:


Snoqualmie Pass - 7/8/2014 3:26:08 AM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 19:09
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
7/8/2014 3:26:08 AM

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 Tuesday, July 8 from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. Extended closures scheduled Wednesday and Thursday from 8 p.m. lasting two or more hours. During rock blasting closures, crews will close I-90 in both directions from Gold Creek (milepost 56) to Price Creek (milepost 61). During blast closures there are no services eastbound past mp 53 at the summit or westbound past mp 70 near Easton. I-90 is closed to bicycles between Hyak (Exit 54) and Stampede Pass interchange (exit 62)

Weather:


Wednesday's weather: Soggy East Coast

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 19:05

Find out the weather where you are and get a few tidbits of weather history.

       

VIDEO: The sinking of the Rainbow Warrior

BBC World News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 19:00
How France sank an environmentalist ship
Categories: BBC World News

Mother 'beat Mikaeel for four days'

BBC World News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 18:59
Rosdeep Adekoya, mother of three-year-old Mikaeel Kular, appears in court in Edinburgh charged with his murder.
Categories: BBC World News

Kim Kardashian, Jersey girl for a day

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 18:56

The reality TV star was in Seaside Heights this week to film scenes for her sisters' show.

       

Woman in Custody After Leaving Baby on Subway Platform

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 18:52
The police on Tuesday said they were questioning a woman after a 6- or 7-month old child was abandoned on the subway platform at Columbus Circle on Monday night.






Mom suspected of abandoning baby on New York subway platform: police

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 18:52
(Reuters) - A mother accused of abandoning her baby by pushing its stroller onto the platform in a New York City subway station before hopping on a departing train was in custody on Tuesday, police said. The 20-year-old woman is suspected of leaving the 10-month-old child when a train arrived at the Columbus Circle train station on Monday, police said. "She was on the train," said New York City Police Department spokesman Christopher Pisano.

Tennessee fails to follow law to protect babies

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 18:48

State has no system for hospitals to temporarily enroll patients in Medicaid