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

 

News aggregator

Spain's ex-PM Adolfo Suarez dies

BBC World News - Sun, 03/23/2014 - 23:36
Spain's ex-PM Adolfo Suarez, who guided the nation through the turbulent years following the death of fascist dictator Francisco Franco, has died at 81.
Categories: BBC World News

New Jersey man drives van into backyard pool, dies

Yahoo! National News - Sun, 03/23/2014 - 23:28
MANALAPAN, N.J. (AP) — Police say a New Jersey man who drove his minivan off a road, through a fence and into a swimming pool may have suffered a medical episode before the deadly accident occurred.

More Possible Sightings in Hunt for Missing Plane

New York Times Headlines - Sun, 03/23/2014 - 23:27
Chinese and French satellites spotted possible debris as the search for the missing Malaysian flight, now in its third week, continued on Sunday.
    





Turkish Jets Down Syrian Warplane Near Border

New York Times Headlines - Sun, 03/23/2014 - 23:26
Turkish fighter jets shot down a Syrian warplane Sunday after it violated the country's airspace, Turkey's prime minister said, in a move likely to ramp up tensions between two countries already deeply at odds over Syria's civil war.
    





VIDEO: OK! magazine launches in Pakistan

BBC World News - Sun, 03/23/2014 - 23:25
The UK-based international celebrity magazine, OK!, has launched a new edition in Pakistan - an apparently unlikely location for an upmarket, global, publication.
Categories: BBC World News

VIDEO: Taiwan defends China trade deal

BBC World News - Sun, 03/23/2014 - 23:20
Taiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou has defended a trade agreement with China that would allow more Chinese investment on the island.
Categories: BBC World News

'Threat of extinction' to GP service

BBC World News - Sun, 03/23/2014 - 23:18
A "toxic mix" of rising demand and decreasing funds is putting general practice at risk of "extinction", says the head of the Royal College of GPs.
Categories: BBC World News

Seattle Symphony's long history of recordings

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/23/2014 - 23:16
The article about Seattle Symphony recordings would have been even more interesting and relevant by telling more about our local recording history [“Seattle Symphony launches its own recording label,” seattletimes.com, March 19].

Weed butts in dog’s tummy aren’t cool, dudes

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/23/2014 - 23:16
Seattle Times readers rant about marijuana smokers who throw their butts on the ground and rave about generous strangers.

Anxiety, desire for control can be at root of anorexia

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/23/2014 - 23:16
Anorexia is more than a diet gone too far. It is about much more than food, as it very frequently goes hand in hand with substance abuse or psychosocial disorders, such as depression or anxiety.

Gloomy skies can bring shortage of vitamin D

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/23/2014 - 23:16
You can get small amounts of vitamin D from foods such as fish, eggs and fortified milk, but it’s hard for people living in Western Washington to get enough vitamin D without taking a supplement.

‘Fukushima:’ a catastrophe that could happen here

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/23/2014 - 23:16
The new book “Fukushima: The Story of a Nuclear Disaster” documents the cascading catastrophes that led to three nuclear meltdowns at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi plant in Japan in 2011 and warns that the sequence of events could happen anywhere.

Experts disagree on benefits, risks of statins

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/23/2014 - 23:16
People’s Pharmacy on statins, blood pressure and “facial dandruff.”

‘Raising Steam’: a train is a’comin to Discworld

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/23/2014 - 23:16
“Raising Steam,” Terry Pratchett’s 40th installment in his “Discworld” series, is a delightful fantasy sendup of politics, economics and finance, as the Discworld gets a railway and complications ensue.

‘A Sliver of Light:’ three Americans imprisoned in Iran

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/23/2014 - 23:16
In their new book “A Sliver of Light,” three Americans who spent more than two years imprisoned or detained in Iran tell their story. Shane Bauer, Josh Fattal and Sarah Shourd will appear at Town Hall Seattle on Wednesday, March 26.

‘All Our Names’: two narrators, one catalytic character

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/23/2014 - 23:16
In his novel “All Our Names,” writer Dinaw Mengestu chronicles the relationship two people, a young African man and an American social worker, have with a mysterious figure named Isaac. Mengestu appears March 25 at the Seattle Public Library.

‘Words of Radiance,’ ‘Blood Sugar Solution’ best-sellers

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/23/2014 - 23:16
“Words of Radiance” by Brandon Sanderson tops the national best-sellers fiction category, and Mark Hyman’s “The Blood Sugar Solution: 10-Day Detox Diet” tops the nonfiction category.

zoe | juniper duo promises more wizardry at On the Boards show

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/23/2014 - 23:16
Seattle dance troupe zoe | juniper combines the talents of choreographer Zoe Scofield and visual artist Juniper Shuey, who are also wife and husband. Their new show, “BeginAgain,” plays On the Boards, March 27-30, 2014.

March 23 TV Picks: ‘Resurrection’ on ABC

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/23/2014 - 23:16
TV picks for Sunday, March 23, 2014, include “Resurrection” on ABC, “The Simpsons” on Fox and “The Good Wife” on CBS.