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AFC Wimbledon 1-2 Liverpool

BBC World News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 05:59
Steven Gerrard scores twice as Liverpool avoid an FA Cup third-round scare at League Two side AFC Wimbledon.
Categories: BBC World News

Hospitals declare 'major incidents'

BBC World News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 05:59
Major incidents are declared at a number of hospitals in England as medics struggle to deal with patient numbers.
Categories: BBC World News

Off-duty Boston police officer charged with attack on Uber driver

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 05:57
BOSTON (Reuters) - An off-duty Boston police officer was charged on Monday with attacking the driver of an Uber car he had hired in the early hours of Sunday morning, after a dispute about the route, prosecutors said. The officer, 40-year-old Michael Doherty, was accused of assault and battery, as well as violating the driver's civil rights because he used a racial slur against the driver, the Suffolk County District Attorney's Office said in a statement. ...

Hunter in deer stand kills bear that began climbing up tree

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 05:55
UNION TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A deer hunter in a tree stand fatally shot a black bear that began climbing up the tree toward him after it got within a few feet of him, state wildlife officials said.

LG tries again with curved phone

BBC World News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 05:53
Electronics firm LG has shown off a second version of its curved smartphone at CES in Las Vegas
Categories: BBC World News

Hanging Out 1,200 Feet Up (Yes, Downtime)

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 05:51
How do the two men free-climbing El Capitan charge their cellphones, and where and how do they sleep and eat and post to the Internet?

Report: Arrested sheriff drove 100 mph after hit-and-run

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 05:50
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — State police reports accuse a South Carolina sheriff of driving more than 100 mph, speeding through a red light and nearly losing control of his county-issued pickup truck shortly before he was charged with drunken driving.

California governor vows to boost renewable energy, cut petroleum use

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 05:49
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - California Governor Jerry Brown on Monday laid out an ambitious plan for 50 percent of the state's electricity to be generated by renewable resources over the next 15 years and to cut petroleum usage by drivers. Brown, who was sworn in for an unprecedented fourth term, said he would also seek to double the energy efficiency of existing buildings and make heating fuels cleaner. ...

White Pass - 1/5/2015 12:01:00 PM

White Pass Report - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 05:38
White Pass US12
1/5/2015 12:01:00 PM

Temperature: 36 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Raining

Satus Pass - 1/5/2015 12:10:21 PM

Satus Pass Report - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 05:38
Satus Pass US97
1/5/2015 12:10:21 PM

Temperature: 41 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Light rain

Stevens Pass - 1/5/2015 12:10:01 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 05:38
Stevens Pass US2
1/5/2015 12:10:01 PM

Temperature: 39 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Snow and slush in places with areas of standing water on the roadway.

Weather:
Raining

Blewett Pass - 1/5/2015 12:03:14 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 05:38
Blewett Pass US97
1/5/2015 12:03:14 PM

Temperature: 42 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Slush in places on the roadway

Weather:
Raining

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/5/2015 12:02:09 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 05:38
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/5/2015 12:02:09 PM

Temperature: 41 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet with areas of standing water.

Weather:
Heavy rain

US skiers killed in Alps avalanche

BBC World News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 05:33
Two junior members of the US ski team are killed in an avalanche near the forthcoming World Cup race venue in the Austrian Alps.
Categories: BBC World News

Roundup: High schools add gender-neutral restrooms; home-schooling movement grows

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 05:30
More schools add gender-neutral restrooms (The Star Tribune): Many colleges and universities already have bathroom facilities available to both male and female students, but high schools are just now beginning to make changes to accommodate transgender students. At Blake’s Upper Scho

Where airport security fails: Worker access

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 05:29
More guns discovered in carry-on; guns are smuggled onto planes. That shows much better security is need at airports, especially of employees and contractors, says columnist Joe Sharkey.

Panthers coach Ron Rivera, family not injured in house fire

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 05:29
Panthers coach Ron Rivera has more to worry about this week than his team's upcoming NFC playoff game against the Seattle Seahawks after an overnight fire at his home left his family displaced on Monday.

Using sunblock to protect grape crops

BBC World News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 05:26
Why Australians are using sunblock to protect grape crops
Categories: BBC World News

Trial for union boss Joseph Dougherty begins

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 05:22

Trial for union boss Joseph Dougherty beginsThe federal corruption trial involving Iron Workers Local 401 union boss Joseph Dougherty began Monday morning.


Several Washington crops see gains; wine becomes key player

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/06/2015 - 05:21
The state's top agricultural commodities -- including apples, milk and wheat -- were worth $4.5 billion to farmers, according to a recently released federal report.