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Video: UW's Hau'oli Kikaha, DiAndre Campbell preview the Apple Cup

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 04:37
UW seniors Hau'oli Kikaha and DiAndre Campbell met with the media after practice Monday:

Snow close, but Crystal can't quite open yet for skiing, boarding

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 04:37
Crystal Mountain, Washington's biggest ski and snowboarding area,  can't set an opening day yet because of  warmer temperatures, howling winds and rain forecast for this week.

FBI says 27 U.S. law enforcement died during crimes in 2013; sharp drop

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 04:35

FBI Director James Comey takes a question from reporter during a news conference at the FBI office in BostonWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The FBI reported on Monday that 76 law enforcement officers in the United States died last year while on duty, including 27 during criminal acts, a sharp drop from 2012. The FBI said in its annual Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted report that 49 died in accidents in 2013, while nearly 50,000 officers were assaulted while on duty. The 27 criminal deaths last year was down from 49 in 2012, 48 deaths in 2009 and 57 in 2004, according to the FBI. The deaths last year occurred in 16 states, and the average age of the officer killed was 39. ...


Attorney: Ferguson grand jury announcement Monday

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 04:35

 Ferguson grand jury announcement MondayA lawyer for Michael Brown's family says they have been notified that the grand jury considering whether to indict a Ferguson police officer his shooting death has made a decision.


Mural for fallen officer Daniel Faulkner dedicated

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 04:32

Mural for fallen officer Daniel Faulkner dedicatedMore than three decades after Officer Daniel Faulkner was gunned down on a city street by Mumia Abu-Jamal, officials on Monday unveiled a mural memorializing the officer at the police district headquarters to which he was assigned.


Got a good Apple Cup joke? Share them here

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 04:31
It's that time of year again, folks. The beloved Apple Cup. A time where Washington is divided between crimson and purple in the state's longest-standing rivalry. It's also a time Coug and Husky fans alike get to dust off old jokes, jabs and one-liners at their respective in-state foes.

Baby gorilla dies at Como Zoo in Minnesota

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 04:25
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota zoo says a baby gorilla has died just days after being born.

1 dead, several hurt in Feltonville fire

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 04:25

1 dead, several hurt in Feltonville fireOne person is dead and several people were injured during a fire on Monday in the Feltonville section of Philadelphia.


University president quits amid rape remark furor

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 04:24
LINCOLN UNIVERSITY, Pa. (AP) — The embattled president of a historically black university in Philadelphia's suburbs quit Monday, ending a tumultuous semester of sharp criticism and administrative introspection following remarks in which upset parents said he appeared to be blaming women for rape.

On Baseball: Red Sox Add Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez to Revamped Roster

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 04:23
Pablo Sandoval is headed to Boston, bumping Hanley Ramirez to an already crowded outfield and opening an array of options for a team trying to rebuilding its starting rotation.

Reports: Ferguson grand jury has reached decision

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 04:20

 Ferguson grand jury announcement MondayA grand jury has reached a decision about whether to indict a Ferguson police officer in the shooting death of Michael Brown, media outlets reported Monday, citing unidentified sources.


Seahawks draw another big TV rating

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 04:16
The Seahawks-Arizona game, shown on FOX, drew a 40.5 rating and 70 share in the Seattle-Tacoma market.
Categories: Sports Center

Quiet Atlantic hurricane season coming to end

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 04:13
MIAMI (AP) — This year's relatively quiet Atlantic hurricane season is coming to an end.

Teen in crash that killed five enroute to Disney World avoids citation

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 04:13
NEW ORLEANS (Reuters) - A careless driving citation against a Texas teenager at the wheel during a car accident that killed five members of his family as they traveled to Florida's Disney World will be dismissed, prosecutors said on Monday. The teenager, who has not been identified, was cited after the single-car crash last week on a Louisiana highway that may have been due to him falling asleep at the wheel, police in northeastern Louisiana have said. But District Attorney Jerry Jones in Monroe, Louisiana, told the News-Star newspaper that the teen had already been punished enough. ...

D.N.C. Picks New York City as a Finalist for Its 2016 Convention

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 04:09
The Democratic National Committee narrowed its list of possible presidential convention sites to three cities; the other contenders are Philadelphia and Columbus, Ohio.






Indians lose billions to bogus investments

BBC World News - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 04:08
'That money was everything to us - now it's all gone'
Categories: BBC World News

Florida State student paralyzed in library shooting

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 04:07
By Bill Cotterell TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Reuters) - A 21-year-old Florida State University student is paralyzed from the waist down after being wounded in last week's library shooting, his sister said on Monday. Farhan "Ronny" Ahmed remains hospitalized and has been upgraded from critical to serious condition. He was shot three times in front of the library, where he had been studying for final exams, his sister, Farhana Ahmed, told a news conference at Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare hospital. ...

African-American prosecutor named to California Supreme Court

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 04:02
By Dan Levine SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - California Governor Jerry Brown nominated a 38-year old U.S. Department of Justice attorney for the California Supreme Court on Monday, continuing his reshaping of the top court in the nation's most populous state. Leondra Kruger would replace Associate Justice Joyce Kennard, who retired earlier this year, the governor said in a statement. Kruger has been a deputy assistant attorney general at the Justice Department's Office of Legal Counsel since 2013. Before that, she worked in the Solicitor General's office and in private practise. ...

Philadelphia 1 of 3 finalists to host 2016 Democratic National Convention

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 03:52

Philadelphia 1 of 3 finalists to host 2016 Democratic National ConventionDemocrats narrowed the list of contenders for their 2016 national convention to three cities on Monday, announcing the party's next presidential candidate will be formally nominated in New York City, Philadelphia or Columbus, Ohio.


Cosby's show nixed in Washington state after sex assault claims

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 03:51
By Piya Sinha-Roy and Eric Kelsey LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Embattled comedian Bill Cosby's show in Yakima, Washington state, has been canceled, venue organizers said Monday, in the latest of several cancellations following decades-old sexual assault allegations that have surfaced in recent weeks. The Capitol Theatre said all ticket holders to the show, scheduled for Saturday, would receive ...