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Lawsuit claims Franklin County jail inmates face inhumane practices

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 23:31
By Tyler Richardson / Tri-City Herald

Mom who did 124 mph with kids in car sent to jail

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 23:31
A Maine mother busted for driving 124 mph with her two children in the car in April has been sentenced to six months in jail, and police say she's now facing a driving under the influence charge.

West Philadelphia shooting victims hit by buckshot, police say

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 23:24

West Philadelphia shooting victims hit by buckshot, police sayPolice are investigating a shooting in West Philadelphia that left a man and a teenage boy hospitalized.


Schumacher theft suspect found dead

BBC World News - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 23:23
A man arrested on suspicion of stealing and leaking Michael Schumacher's medical files has been found hanged in his cell, Swiss police say.
Categories: BBC World News

Bits Blog: Wikimedia Wants You to Remember the Links Europe Wants You to Forget

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 23:20
The nonprofit behind Wikipedia released a list of its links that Google has removed from its search engine in accordance with European law.






Editorial: Heed former governors on McCleary education case

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 23:19
The five living former governors of Washington sent a timely, wise message to the state Supreme Court to back off the state Legislature in the McCleary education case.

Huskies morning links: Kasen Williams not taking senior year for granted

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 23:18
The Huskies are back out on the practice field at 10 a.m. today for their first full-squad workout.

Target publicly endorses same-sex marriage

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 23:18

Target Slashes Q2 Profit Forecast Tied to Data BreachMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Target Corp. is adding its name to a legal defense of gay marriage, joining other large companies that are taking a stand, just four years after the retailer came under criticism for supporting a strident opponent of same-sex unions.


Stocks stabilize as energy sector rebounds

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 23:16

People pass in front of the New York Stock Exchange in this Monday, March 9, 2009 photo. Worries over Russian troops amassing near the Ukraine border caused a sharp sell-off in global stock markets on Wednesday Aug. 6, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks stabilized on Wednesday as energy prices rebounded. The stock market dropped to its lowest level since May Tuesday as Russia massed troops near its border with Ukraine. Molson Coors jumped after reporting strong earnings.


Frantic Search for Missing Washington Girl

Washington State News Wire - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 23:16
By Rheana Murray The parents of a missing 6-year-old girl in Washington State weren’t worried about their daughter's disappearance at first because she often plays alone in the neighborhood, they told police. “I’m hoping that she’s just spending the night somewhere, you know,” her father James Wright told ABC affiliate KOMO. “She’s really independent, she’s [...]

Agricultural disasters can be avoided by cutting out meat products

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 23:16
Last weekend the drinking water of 400,000 Toledo residents was fouled by animal waste ["Tainted Ohio water coming under increased scrutiny," Nation & World, Aug. 4]. With unfettered growth of animal agriculture and ineffective discharge regulations, it might happen again in our own state.

It’s time for peaches

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 23:16
Recipes for cayenne-spiced peaches; peachy Greek panzanella; chicken and peaches with green beans and orzo; rosemary-peach chicken kebabs with orange glaze; double-crust peach pie; and peach-honey icebox pie.

Recipe: Peach Crumble Slab Pie

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 23:16
A recipe that combines traditional pie and a crumble.

Aug. 6 TV Picks: ‘Top Chef Duels’ series premiere on Bravo

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 23:16
TV picks for Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, include “Top Chef Duels” on Bravo, Rachel McAdams on “Who Do You Think You Are?” on TLC and “Extant” on CBS.

Officials: US drone kills 7 militants in Pakistan

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 23:16
A U.S. drone fired two missiles at a sprawling compound in a northwestern tribal region of Pakistan on Wednesday, killing seven militants, two Pakistani intelligence officials said.

Militants attack Egypt checkpoint, kill 5 police

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 23:16
Militants attacked a police checkpoint near a Mediterranean resort area frequented by Egyptian holidaymakers, killing five policemen and losing four of their own in the ensuing gunbattle, the Interior Ministry said on Wednesday.

Dogs that killed Michigan man are euthanized

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 23:16
Authorities say two dogs that fatally mauled a Michigan jogger last month have been euthanized.

StubHub Music app takes on Live Nation in concerts

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 23:12

This product image provided by StubHub shows the company's StubHub Music app. The app, currently only for Apple iPhones, launched in San Francisco in June and expands to major cities nationwide Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. The app scans your music library and recommends upcoming shows by your favorite artist. (AP Photo/StubHub)LOS ANGELES (AP) — StubHub, the ticket reselling subsidiary of eBay Inc., is launching its StubHub Music app nationwide as it goes after core music fans in a challenge to Live Nation in the concert business.