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Animals in captivity: Echoes of Woodland Park Zoo elephants in caged UW monkeys

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 06:31
Kudos to The Seattle Times editorial board for trumpeting a clarion call to the Woodland Park Zoo on behalf of Chai and Bamboo, the zoo's elephants ["Mayor and City Council should ensure elephants don’t end up in another zoo," Opinion, Nov. 19]. The Times handed Seattle City Council members an

Cinder, bear burned in wildfires, in Idaho to hibernate

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 06:31
Now a strapping 97 pounds and walking comfortably on all fours, Cinder made a 450-mile trip north on Sunday, and is one step closer to heading home to the Methow.

VIDEO: Angelina Jolie on directing Unbroken

BBC World News - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 06:27
Oscar winning actress Angelina Jolie has attended the premiere in London of her new film, Unbroken.
Categories: BBC World News

First Photo: Darren Wilson exclusive sit down interview with George Stephanopoulos

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 06:27

Darren Wilson says "I know I did my job right", in exclusive interview with George StephanopoulosThe man involved with the shooting death of Michael Brown will speak with ABC News' George Stephanopoulos


More troops deployed in Ferguson to guard against fresh riots

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 06:24
By Ellen Wulfhorst, Daniel Wallis and Edward McAllister FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - Missouri's governor ordered hundreds more National Guard troops on Tuesday to the St. Louis suburb rocked by rioting after a white policeman was cleared in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager, while the local mayor said the governor did not do enough to protect businesses from looting. ...

‘Horrible Bosses 2’: You’re fired!

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 06:23
Movie review: Despite Charlie Day’s comic energy, “Horrible Bosses 2” fails to entertain, writes Seattle Times movie critic Moira Macdonald. Rating: 1.5 stars out of 4.

Turkey and all the drippings: rain, snow may snarl U.S. holiday travel

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 06:21

A snow-covered house is seen near Buffalo, New YorkNEW YORK (Reuters) - Treacherous weather predicted for the day before Thanksgiving prompted some of the 46.3 million Americans expected to travel this holiday weekend, the year's busiest, to bump their flight and driving plans up to Tuesday. Up to 10 inches of snow was forecast overnight for mountainous parts of the Northeast and heavy rain and snow was predicted for New York, Boston, Philadelphia and Washington, said National Weather Service meteorologist Michael Musher. "Even if it's just rain, there are going to be delays which could cause havoc across the country," Musher said. ...


Messi breaks Champions League record

BBC World News - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 06:11
Barcelona's Lionel Messi becomes the Champions League's all-time top scorer by scoring against Apoel Nicosia.
Categories: BBC World News

Brown family blasts prosecutor's handling of case

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 06:09

Brown family blasts prosecutor's handling of caseAttorneys for Michael Brown's family on Tuesday vowed to push for federal charges against the Ferguson police officer who killed the unarmed 18-year-old, and they renewed their calls for peace following a night of violent protests in which several businesses were burned to the ground.


Protesters block highways, bridge in St. Louis

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 06:09

Attorney Benjamin Crump speaks during a news conference at Greater St. Mark Church Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, in St. Louis County, Mo. Rioting broke out Monday after a grand jury decided not to indict a white Ferguson police officer in the shooting death of the unarmed, black 18-year-old Michael Brown. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)ST. LOUIS (AP) — Hundreds of protesters angry about the Ferguson grand jury decision have disrupted traffic for several hours in downtown St. Louis by blocking major intersections, an interstate highway and a Mississippi River bridge connecting the city to Illinois.


Holder Urges Peaceful Protesters to ‘Isolate’ Violent Elements in Ferguson

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 06:06
Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. had served as the Obama administration’s emissary to Ferguson and helped calm the furor there this summer and is thrust in a peacekeeping role again.






Ferguson businesses torched in overnight protests

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 06:02

Brown family blasts prosecutor's handling of caseSmoke billowed from burned-out buildings and sidewalks were strewn with broken glass Tuesday morning after Ferguson erupted.


Five children die in US house fire

BBC World News - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 06:00
Five children have died after a fire destroyed a mobile home in a small town in southern Texas, local media report.
Categories: BBC World News

White Pass - 11/25/2014 12:43:33 PM

White Pass Report - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 06:00
White Pass US12
11/25/2014 12:43:33 PM

Temperature: 43 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Raining

Satus Pass - 11/25/2014 12:45:43 PM

Satus Pass Report - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 06:00
Satus Pass US97
11/25/2014 12:45:43 PM

Temperature: 49 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Light rain

Stevens Pass - 11/25/2014 12:55:07 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 06:00
Stevens Pass US2
11/25/2014 12:55:07 PM

Temperature: 36 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Raining

Blewett Pass - 11/25/2014 12:53:28 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 06:00
Blewett Pass US97
11/25/2014 12:53:28 PM

Temperature: 37 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and wet

Weather:
Raining

Snoqualmie Pass - 11/25/2014 12:59:15 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 06:00
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
11/25/2014 12:59:15 PM

Temperature: 40 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet, with standing water in places

Weather:
Raining, heavy at times

U.Va. looks at alcohol as factor in sex assaults

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 05:59
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A University of Virginia board on Tuesday honed in on alcohol as a contributing factor in sexual assaults on campus, with one member calling for more aggressively enforcing the law banning underage drinking.

FC Schalke 04 0-5 Chelsea

BBC World News - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 05:59
Chelsea qualify for the Champions League knockout phase as they ruthlessly beat Roberto Di Matteo's Schalke.
Categories: BBC World News