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Why India's Mars mission is so cheap - and thrilling

BBC World News - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 21:44
Why Indian mission costs less than a Hollywood movie
Categories: BBC World News

Officials: US drone kills 10 in northwest Pakistan

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 21:39
A suspected U.S. drone fired four missiles at a vehicle carrying Uzbek and local militants in Pakistan's northwestern tribal region near the Afghan border on Wednesday, killing 10 of them, two Pakistani intelligence officials said.

Putting an end to child homelessness

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 21:37
People don’t put a child’s face on the homeless, but there are plenty of homeless children on the streets of Seattle.

Police mix-up frees 3 suspected jihadis in France

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 21:36
Three suspected French jihadis turned themselves in Wednesday to French police after a mix-up in which they passed right through French customs even though they had gone to Syria.

Pimco fund probed by US authorities

BBC World News - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 21:31
An investment fund run by financial giant Pimco, is being investigated over allegations that managers inflated returns.
Categories: BBC World News

Solo asserts her innocence in online post

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 21:28
U.S. national team goalkeeper Hope Solo is again asserting her innocence in a domestic violence assault case that she faces in Washington state.

California man sentenced in Russian roulette death

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 21:25
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A Central California man has been sentenced to 40 years to life in prison for killing his friend while playing a version of Russian roulette.

Shelter volunteers take on play time, poop detail

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 21:24

In this Sept. 5, 2014 photo, Jourdan Giron, of Lawndale, Calif., a shelter volunteer at the Los Angeles SPCA adoption center, plays with a kitten at the center. Giron, who turns 21 this month, is new to the volunteer corps. She signed up in February for eight hours a month, said services manager Elise Thompson. But she's put in more than 325 volunteer hours _ well over the 64 promised. "I'm just happy being here and I don't want to leave," Giron said. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)LOS ANGELES (AP) — Help Wanted: No pay, hours can be lousy, and sometimes it stinks.


Khorasan Group, Obama's new front against al-Qaida

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 21:24
The U.S. decision to strike the Khorasan Group to stop a possible terror attack represents a significant expansion of the largely secret war against core al-Qaida, a group President Barack Obama has proclaimed was "a shadow of its former self."

Art show called off after protests

BBC World News - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 21:22
A controversial art performance featuring black actors in a recreation of a "human zoo" is called off after protests at its opening night in London.
Categories: BBC World News

2 wounded in mall shooting; 2 dead in car crash

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 21:21

Law enforcement officers from the Kissimmee Police Department and the Osceola Sheriff's Office work a crime scene outside a shopping mall where a shooting took place, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, in Kissimmee, Fla. Authorities are trying to determine if two men found dead a short time later in a crashed vehicle were connected. (AP Photo/John Raoux)KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Police say two people were wounded in a shooting at Florida mall, and two men in a car matching the suspects' vehicle description were killed in a crash as they fled.


Exclusive: Oil company rewrites its history, may aid founder's divorce case

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 21:19

CEO of Continental Resources Hamm enters the courthouse for divorce proceedings in Oklahoma CityBy Joshua Schneyer and Brian Grow OKLAHOMA CITY (Reuters) - Oil driller Continental Resources Inc has been revising its corporate history in ways that diminish the publicly traded company’s accomplishments under CEO Harold Hamm, part of a legal strategy that might help Hamm avoid the largest divorce award in U.S. history. Downplaying his role in Continental’s success is central to Hamm’s chances of minimizing the financial blow from his divorce, lawyers say. ...


Wal-Mart launching mobile checking account

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 21:16

FILE - This May 28, 2013, file photo, shows a sign outside a Wal-mart store in Duarte, Calif. Wal-Mart on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014 said it is launching a mobile checking account for its customers that will eliminate some of the fees charged by banks. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Wal-Mart is introducing a mobile checking account for its customers that will eliminate the overdraft and bounced-check fees traditionally charged by banks.


Massachusetts house of horrors ordered torn down

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 21:14
BLACKSTONE, Mass. (AP) — The squalid Massachusetts home where the remains of three infants were found has been ordered torn down.

Abu Qatada Acquitted on 2nd Terrorism Charge

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 21:07
The militant Islamic cleric known as Abu Qatada walked free after he was cleared of plotting a terror attack against Israeli and Western tourists at a millennium celebration in Jordan in 2000.






Judge allows class action in Mamtek lawsuit

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 21:03
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A federal judge has ruled that a lawsuit filed against investment banker Morgan Keegan after the collapse of a proposed artificial sweetener plant in Moberly will be considered a class action.

White Pass - 9/24/2014 5:28:32 AM

White Pass Report - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 20:57
White Pass US12
9/24/2014 5:28:32 AM

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 5:26:10 AM

Satus Pass Report - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 20:57
Satus Pass US97
9/24/2014 5:26:10 AM

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 5:25:18 AM

Stevens Pass Report - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 20:57
Stevens Pass US2
9/24/2014 5:25:18 AM

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 5:24:09 AM

Blewett Pass Report - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 20:57
Blewett Pass US97
9/24/2014 5:24:09 AM

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: