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Pardew expects talks with Ashley

BBC World News - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 06:14
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew expects to have "serious conversations" with owner Mike Ashley after the 1-0 defeat at Stoke.
Categories: BBC World News

Answers about lingering delays at Chicago airports

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 06:13

A traveler looks at a flight departure board Monday, Sept. 29, 2014 at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago. The Federal Aviation Administration said Monday it is reviewing security practices and how it deals with unexpected incidents throughout its air traffic control facilities following last week's fire at a Chicago-area air traffic facility. (AP Photo/Teresa Crawford)NEW YORK (AP) — Traffic at Chicago's two busiest airports was slowly returning to more normal levels Monday, three days after a fire at a regional air traffic control center disrupted much of the nation's air-travel system. The Federal Aviation Administration has temporarily assigned other controllers to oversee the airspace normally covered by the crippled suburban facility, but full service may not be restored for two weeks. A closer look at some key questions surrounding the many delays and cancellations:


Critic's Notebook: At New York Film Festival, History and Detectives

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 06:13
The New York Film Festival goes heavy on biopics (from Europe) and film noir from North America.

Philadelphia Zoo employee killed in golf cart accident

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 06:11

Philadelphia Zoo employee killed in golf cart accidentA worker was killed after becoming pinned underneath a golf cart at the Philadelphia Zoo Monday morning.


Seeking Global Role, German Military Stumbles

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 06:10
Germany is trying to increase its involvement in global security after years of reluctance, but its limitations have drawn questions from politicians.

White Pass - 9/29/2014 2:31:33 PM

White Pass Report - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 06:09
White Pass US12
9/29/2014 2:31:33 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Pass is open. Should adverse weather or impacts to travel occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

Weather:


Satus Pass - 9/29/2014 2:28:47 PM

Satus Pass Report - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 06:09
Satus Pass US97
9/29/2014 2:28:47 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Pass is open. Should adverse weather or impacts to travel occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

Weather:


Stevens Pass - 9/29/2014 2:22:30 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 06:09
Stevens Pass US2
9/29/2014 2:22:30 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Pass is open. Should adverse weather or impacts to travel occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

Weather:


Blewett Pass - 9/29/2014 2:37:11 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 06:09
Blewett Pass US97
9/29/2014 2:37:11 PM

Temperature: Not Available

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Pass is open. Should adverse weather or impacts to travel occur, updates will be provided promptly as details are available.

Weather:


Snoqualmie Pass - 9/29/2014 2:22:56 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 06:09
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
9/29/2014 2:22:56 PM

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 Monday through Thursday, starting at 6 p.m. and lasting one or more hours. During blasts, crews will close I-90 eastbound at Gold Creek milepost 56, and westbound at Price Creek milepost 61. There are no services past Exit 53 eastbound, or past Exit 70 westbound, during blast closures.

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Teen killed in Port Richmond house fire ID'd

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 06:05

Teen killed in Port Richmond house fire ID'dThe teen killed in a fire on Monday morning in the Port Richmond section of Philadelphia has been identified.


A summary of snow states' road salt problems

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 06:05
Road salt was used in record amounts across the U.S. last winter, leaving supplies tight and costs high for local governments trying to prepare for this winter. Here's a look at some states facing the problem:

VIDEO: Da Vinci: Ermine's secrets revealed

BBC World News - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 06:03
A French scientist uses reflective light technology to reveal the secrets of the 500-year-old Lady with an Ermine by Leonardo da Vinci.
Categories: BBC World News

White House Intruder Got Farther Than Previously Thought

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 06:03
He was tackled near the East Room, according to sources.

Flu ruled out in preschooler's death

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 06:02

Flu ruled out in preschooler's deathIt's been more than 72 hours since parents learned of the death of a 4-year-old boy who was enrolled at Yardville Elementary School in Hamilton Township, New Jersey.


Students 'biggest losers' in Atlanta cheating case: prosecutor

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 06:00
By David Beasley ATLANTA (Reuters) - A sweeping test-cheating scheme orchestrated by public educators in Atlanta who were eager for cash bonuses and promotions short-changed the students who needed help the most, prosecutors said as the case went to trial on Monday. The former teachers, principals and administrators conducted a "cleverly disguised conspiracy" in 2009 to erase incorrect answers and, in some cases, instructed children to change their answers, Fulton County Assistant District Attorney Fani Willis told the jury. ...

Police link 2nd case to missing Va. student arrest

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 06:00

Cops Say Skeletal Remains Are Missing StudentPolice say the investigation into the case of a missing University of Virginia student has turned up a lead in the 2009 disappearance and death of another young woman.


Man opens fire during Ethiopian Embassy protest in Washington

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 05:59

United States Secret Service police stand in front of the Ethiopian Embassy in WashingtonBy Ian Simpson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A gunman opened fire during a protest on the Ethiopian Embassy grounds on Monday, according to a video of the incident, but no injuries were reported. A spokesman for the U.S. Secret Service said it had detained a possible shooter after a report at about 12:15 p.m. EDT that shots were fired near the embassy in northwest Washington, D.C. Witnesses said the gunfire took place inside the embassy compound during a protest against the Horn of Africa nation's government. ...


Woman killed while walking with daughter in Strawberry Mansion

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 05:56

 Woman killed while walking with daughter in Strawberry Mansion was targetedA woman was shot multiple times while out walking her dog with her teenage daughter in the Strawberry Mansion section of Philadelphia.


Motherlode Blog: Adopted From Russia, Just Days Before the Ban

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 05:53
From a visa arriving hours before a government shutdown to staying one mile away from the protests in Red Square against American families adopting Russian children, there were plenty of chances for this adoption to fall apart.