Listen Live Follow Us On:
For Email Marketing you can trust

 

News aggregator

Police: Man charged with abducting missing University of Virginia student in custody in Texas

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:34
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Police: Man charged with abducting missing University of Virginia student in custody in Texas.

How imminent is an 'imminent' attack threat?

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:33

Army Lt. Gen. William Mayville, Jr., Director of Operations J3, speaks about the operations in Syria, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, during a news conference at the Pentagon. In a separate action from the air strikes against the Islamic State group, the U.S. bombed a cell of al Qaida militants in northwestern Syria after concluding they were close to attacking the U.S. or Europe, Pentagon officials say. Mayville, the Pentagon’s operations chief, said that the Khorasan Group was nearing “the execution phase of an attack either in Europe or the homeland." (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)WASHINGTON (AP) — Smart people in the administration have spent the last two days telling the American people that U.S. strikes against the Khorasan Group were necessary to disrupt "imminent attack plotting" against U.S. and Western interests.


Cook to captain England at World Cup

BBC World News - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:32
Alastair Cook will captain England at the World Cup, while Ravi Bopara and James Taylor are recalled to tour Sri Lanka.
Categories: BBC World News

Huskies' Shaq Thompson remains an option at running back

WA Huskies - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:31
Junior linebacker Shaq Thompson remains in the running to play on offense for the Huskies.
Categories: Sports Center

Huskies' Shaq Thompson remains an option at running back

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:31
Junior linebacker Shaq Thompson remains in the running to play on offense for the Huskies.

NRA endorses Newhouse; Didier asks 'who got to them?'

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:31
The National Rifle Association is boosting Dan Newhouse in Central Washington's 4th Congressional District race, endorsing him over fellow Republican Clint Didier.

Guest: The higher education choices for state lawmakers

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:31
State candidates elected in the Nov. 4 election will head to Olympia and make decisions that directly affect the cost of attending college, according to guest columnists Beth Willis and Shaunta Hyde.

University launches beer-making program

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:27

This photo released by Central Michigan University in Mount Pleasant, Mich., shows James Holton, owner of Mountain Town Station Brewing Co. & Restaurant. The university announced Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, that it will begin offering a certificate program in “fermentation science” to train undergraduates in the science and practicalities of making beer. The school that Holton’s company will help provide students with hand-on experience in brewing. The program aims at training people to work in Michigan’s fast-growing microbrewing industry. (AP Photo/Steve Jessmore, Central Michigan University).DETROIT (AP) — Colleges and beer have a long shared history. A university in Michigan is taking that partnership to a new level with the creation of a program to train and certify experts in "fermentation science."


Ukraine Picks Motley Group to Exchange for Prisoners

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:24
Many of those released by Ukraine in prisoner swaps said they had never fought for pro-Russian separatists, and had no idea how they ended up being detained.

LA raises minimum hotel wage to $15

BBC World News - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:22
The Los Angeles city council votes to raise the city's minimum wage at large hotels to $15.37 (£9.41) per hour.
Categories: BBC World News

Misunderstanding leads to Florida mall shooting; suspects die in car crash

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:21
By Barbara Liston ORLANDO Fla. (Reuters) - A shooting in a Florida store began with a misunderstanding when a shopper whistled to get his son's attention and ended with two shot and two dead in a car crash, authorities said on Wednesday. The incident began on Tuesday evening at the Plaza Del Sol mall in Kissimmee, near Walt Disney World, when Alejandro Laureano, who was shopping with his family, whistled to get the attention of one of his sons. Two other shoppers, Fabrice Buteau, 24, and Walter Jeralds, 21, thought the whistle was intended for them and confronted Laureano, police said. ...

Doctor who helped develop Rogaine dies in Miami

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:21
MIAMI (AP) — A South Florida dermatologist credited with helping develop the first baldness remedy recognized by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has died. He was 80.

Will Narendra Modi's visit boost India-US ties?

BBC World News - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:20
Will Narendra Modi's visit boost India-US ties?
Categories: BBC World News

In pictures: Mali’s motorbiking eye surgeons

BBC World News - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:17
Motorbiking eye surgeons battle preventable blindness in Mali
Categories: BBC World News

White Pass - 9/24/2014 3:32:41 PM

White Pass Report - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:02
White Pass US12
9/24/2014 3:32:41 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:
Wednesday and Saturday from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., motorists can expect 30 minute delays east of the summit for rock fall mesh repair.

Weather:


Satus Pass - 9/24/2014 3:33:00 PM

Satus Pass Report - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:02
Satus Pass US97
9/24/2014 3:33:00 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 - 9/24/2014 3:32:40 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:02
Stevens Pass US2
9/24/2014 3:32:40 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 - 9/24/2014 3:35:27 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:02
Blewett Pass US97
9/24/2014 3:35:27 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 - 9/24/2014 3:33:30 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:02
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
9/24/2014 3:33:30 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 closures scheduled Wednesday and Thursday at 6:30 p.m. lasting for one hour or more. 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.

Weather:


Parliament recalled over IS strikes

BBC World News - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 07:02
Parliament will be recalled on Friday to debate the UK's potential role in air strikes against Islamic State in Iraq.
Categories: BBC World News