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Rich kids v poor kids in Tehran

BBC World News - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:45
The satirical Instagram accounts highlighting inequality in Iran
Categories: BBC World News

Bacall treasures to be put on sale

BBC World News - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:44
Artworks, jewellery and furniture belonging to the late Hollywood actress Lauren Bacall are to go under the hammer, auction house Bonhams has said.
Categories: BBC World News

AccuWeather: Cloudy, Damp Afternoon and Evening

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:44

 Cloudy, Damp Afternoon and EveningMeteorologist David Murphy says Saturday morning looks wet, but the afternoon is dry.


New York businessman gets 34-month prison term for 'Rebecca' Broadway scam

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:43
By Samantha Sunne NEW YORK (Reuters) - A former New York businessman was sentenced to nearly three years in prison Friday after admitting to defrauding the producers of Broadway production "Rebecca - The Musical" through an elaborate scheme involving nonexistent foreign investors. Mark Hotton, 49, was sentenced to 34 months in prison and ordered by U.S. District Judge John Koeltl in Manhattan to pay $68,000 in restitution to the play's producers and forfeit an additional $500,000. "The offense is plainly serious," Koeltl said. "The frauds were extremely elaborate and required explicit ...

A look at the state's current background check law

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:38
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Voters in Washington state will soon weigh in on two competing measures dealing with background checks on gun sales. Initiative 594 would expand background checks to all gun sales and transfers in Washington state, including at gun shows and person-to-person sales. Initiative 591 would ...

Ex-broker gets nearly 3 years in Broadway scam

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:37
NEW YORK (AP) — A former stockbroker who admitted conning the Broadway producers of "Rebecca" has been sentenced to nearly three years in prison.

Texas teen sentenced for killing mom, sexually assaulting corpse

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:34

Texas teen sentenced for killing mom, sexually assaulting corpseA South Texas teenager has been sentenced to life in prison for murdering his mother and then defiling her body


What to watch for: Sounders FC vs. Vancouver Whitecaps

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:24
The Sounders can both raise the Cascadia Cup and jump into sole possession of first place in MLS -- at least temporarily -- when it hosts rival Vancouver at CenturyLink Field on Friday night.

Texas teen sentenced to life for killing his mom with hammer, defiling her corpse

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:22

Texas teen sentenced to life for killing his mom with hammer, defiling her corpseA South Texas teenager has been sentenced to life in prison for murdering his mother and then defiling her body


Man who made Ebola joke on plane from Philadelphia sent back to US

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:18

Man who made Ebola joke on plane from Philadelphia sent back to USA U.S. man's apparent joke about having Ebola on a flight out of Philadelphia quickly brought an end to his trip to the Dominican Republic.


With 10 Seattle shows , does Chappelle have a third act in him? | Comedy preview

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:17
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R4SYIfhzMmU

Huskies morning links: Cal's Jared Goff 'as good as anybody out there'

WA Huskies - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:16
Programming note: I'm off to Sacramento this morning and I'll be out at the Folsom High football game tonight to check out Husky quarterback recruit Jake Browning as he continues his chase for the national touchdown record. I'll have updates on Browning here on the blog either late tonight
Categories: Sports Center

Huskies morning links: Cal's Jared Goff 'as good as anybody out there'

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:16
Programming note: I'm off to Sacramento this morning and I'll be out at the Folsom High football game tonight to check out Husky quarterback recruit Jake Browning as he continues his chase for the national touchdown record. I'll have updates on Browning here on the blog either late tonight

WHO: Ebola 'bigger than anticipated'

BBC World News - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:10
A senior World Health Organization official tells the BBC that experts did not expect the Ebola outbreak in West Africa to grow as big as it has.
Categories: BBC World News

Safety changes after Bianchi crash

BBC World News - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:08
The FIA is looking at steps to ensure drivers slow down more than they currently do following Jules Bianchi's crash on Sunday.
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: Malala told of Nobel award in lesson

BBC World News - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:06
Pakistani child education activist Malala Yousafzai has said she is honoured to have been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize jointly with Kailash Satyarthi, an Indian child rights campaigner.
Categories: BBC World News

Man who made Ebola joke on plane from Philadelphia sent home

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:04

Man who made Ebola joke on plane from Philadelphia sent back to USIt was no laughing matter when a passenger's alleged joke lead to an Ebola scare on-board a US Airways flight from Philadelphia to the Dominican Republic.


Washington voters will see competing gun measures on their state ballot this year

Washington State News Wire - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 00:02
A display of 7-round .45 caliber handguns are seen at Coliseum Gun Traders Ltd. in Uniondale, New York. Photo by Shannon Stapleton/Reuters OLYMPIA, Wash. — Two competing measures on the Washington state ballot this fall ask voters to take a stance on expanded background checks for gun sales. One is seeking universal checks for all sales and transfers, including private transactions. The other ...