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VIDEO: Afghans battle to tame the Taliban

BBC World News - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 08:24
Afghanistan's army is engaged in its largest offensive against the Taliban without the support of international combat troops.
Categories: BBC World News

Nurse Who Contracted Ebola in the U.S. Sues Her Hospital Employer

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 08:22
The nurse, Nina Pham, asserts that Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital knowingly left workers without the training or equipment needed to handle Ebola.






Nemtsov girlfriend flies to Ukraine

BBC World News - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 08:22
Anna Durytska, the Ukrainian girlfriend of murdered Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, is flying home after being questioned by police in Moscow.
Categories: BBC World News

The Cry Being Heard Around Washington: ‘I Need a Netanyahu Ticket’

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 08:21
Admission to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to Congress on Tuesday was “hotter than fresh latkes,” Senator Charles E. Schumer of New York said.






Ohio sues BP for more than $33M in cleanup of storage tanks

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 08:20
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio is suing oil and gas company BP for more than $33 million, alleging it double dipped by taking state funds and money from insurers to clean up accidental leaks from underground storage tanks at hundreds of its gas stations around the state.

VIDEO: Tensions as Netanyahu visits US

BBC World News - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 08:20
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said his coming speech to the US Congress is "not intended to disrespect" President Barack Obama.
Categories: BBC World News

Suspect declared 'Heil Hitler!' after Jewish site shootings

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 08:15

Frazier Glenn Miller, suspected of killing three people at two Jewish sites in Kansas in April 2014, makes anti-Semetic remarks as he is wheeled out of a Johnson County, Kans., courtroom for a lunch break during a hearing, Monday March 2, 2015, in Olathe, Ks. The hearing will determine whether there is enough evidence to put Miller, of Aurora, Missouri, on trial. Prosecutors plan to seek the death penalty. (AP Photo/The Kansas City Star, Rich Sugg, Pool)OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A man accused of fatally shooting three people at Jewish sites in Kansas declared "Heil Hitler!" and asked how many Jews he had killed after the attacks, a police officer testified Monday during a hearing in which the man's apology to some survivors was rejected.


Coffee linked to 'cleaner' arteries

BBC World News - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 08:08
Drinking a few cups of coffee a day may help people avoid clogged arteries - a known risk factor for heart disease - South Korean researchers believe.
Categories: BBC World News

Federal judge blocks Nebraska's same-sex marriage ban

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 08:05

Nick Kramer, left, Jason Cadek and their three-year-old daughter Alice participate in a news conference in Omaha, Neb., Monday, March 2, 2015, after a federal judge has blocked Nebraska's gay marriage ban. Nick and Jason are one of seven same-sex couples who had filed a lawsuit last year challenging the state's voter-backed ban. The Judge's decision will not take effect until March 9, 2015. The Nebraska Attorney General's office has said it will appeal any decision blocking or overturning the ban. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's same-sex marriage ban was thrown into question Monday alongside those in three nearby states that are set for a hearing before a federal appeals court.


VIDEO: Skydiver saved after mid-air seizure

BBC World News - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 08:04
A quick-thinking skydiving instructor in Western Australia came to the rescue when one of his students had an epileptic seizure during a jump.
Categories: BBC World News

4 alarm fire burning through sheet metal plant in Upper Moreland

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 08:00

5-alarm fire at Upper Moreland sheet metal plant under controlFirefighters are on the scene of a fire at a steel plant in Upper Moreland, Montgomery County.


Björk Is on Display, Up Close and in 3-D at MoMA

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 07:56
The exhibition, which opens to the public on Sunday, is an immersive sonic and visual landscape, covering more than 20 years of her career.






Fiery crash kills 4, closes highway in Jacksonville, Florida

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 07:55
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A tractor-trailer slammed into an SUV from behind, causing a fiery crash that killed four people and shut down southbound lanes of an Interstate highway perimeter around Jacksonville, Florida.

Gov. Wolf confirms Bill Green replaced as SRC chair

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 07:52

Gov. Wolf confirms Bill Green replaced as SRC chairPennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf has replaced Bill Green as the chair of the Philadelphia School Reform Commission.


VIDEO: Chinese treasures stolen in France

BBC World News - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 07:52
More than a dozen artefacts have been stolen from a Chinese museum near Paris, including a replica of the King of Siam's crown that was given to Napoleon III.
Categories: BBC World News

Southern California man charged with raping teen over 5 days

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 07:51
VICTORVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Southern California authorities have arrested a man they allege kidnapped a 16-year-old New York girl and raped her over five days in a recreational vehicle.

White Pass - 3/2/2015 2:11:33 PM

White Pass Report - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 07:50
White Pass US12
3/2/2015 2:11:33 PM

Temperature: 38 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

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

Weather:
Light snow

Satus Pass - 3/2/2015 2:19:04 PM

Satus Pass Report - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 07:50
Satus Pass US97
3/2/2015 2:19:04 PM

Temperature: 40 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and dry.

Weather:
Partly cloudy

Stevens Pass - 3/2/2015 2:09:33 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 07:50
Stevens Pass US2
3/2/2015 2:09:33 PM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

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

Weather:
Broken skies

Blewett Pass - 3/2/2015 2:15:44 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Tue, 03/03/2015 - 07:50
Blewett Pass US97
3/2/2015 2:15:44 PM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet.

Weather:
Overcast skies