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

 

News aggregator

‘Lila & Eve’: Viola Davis, Jennifer Lopez join forces

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 07/17/2015 - 06:05
Review: Viola Davis is a formidable presence playing the grieving, vengeful mother of a teenage son killed in a drive-by shooting. Rating: 3 stars out of 4.

‘Cartel Land’: a gripping look at vigilantes in Mexican drug war

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 07/17/2015 - 06:05
A movie review of “Cartel Land,” a raw and compelling documentary about vigilantes on the Mexico-Arizona border. Rating: 3 stars out of 4.

From ‘Lost Highway’ to the slums of Mumbai

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 07/17/2015 - 06:05
Other art-house offerings during the week of July 17 include Billy Wilder’s “Double Indemnity” and the break-dancing film “Shake the Dust.”

‘Ardor’ recalls ‘Once Upon a Time,’ but moseys too slowly

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 07/17/2015 - 06:05
Movie review: This agonizingly slow action drama about an atrocity and an enigmatic avenger in Argentina’s rain forest clumsily recalls Sergio Leone’s “Once Upon a Time in the West.” Rating: 1.5 stars out of 4.

Northern Puget Sound hatchery king fishery off to a good start

NBA - Fri, 07/17/2015 - 06:04
The northern Puget Sound hatchery king salmon opener started off well in many areas, and some reported the fish are bigger than in past years. “We did good on the west side of Possession Bar, and got four hatchery kings and released two wild fish,” said Gary Krein, owner of All-Star Charters in Shilshole Bay. […]
Categories: Sports Center

Northern Puget Sound hatchery king fishery off to a good start

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 07/17/2015 - 06:04
The northern Puget Sound hatchery king salmon opener started off well in many areas, and some reported the fish are bigger than in past years. “We did good on the west side of Possession Bar, and got four hatchery kings and released two wild fish,” said Gary Krein, owner of All-Star Charters in Shilshole Bay. […]
Categories: Sports Center

Northern Puget Sound hatchery king fishery off to a good start

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 07/17/2015 - 06:04
The northern Puget Sound hatchery king salmon opener started off well in many areas, and some reported the fish are bigger than in past years. “We did good on the west side of Possession Bar, and got four hatchery kings and released two wild fish,” said Gary Krein, owner of All-Star Charters in Shilshole Bay. […]

Common Sense: Convictions Prove Elusive in ‘London Whale’ Trading Case

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 07/17/2015 - 06:02
An investigation into a trader whose risky bets cost JPMorgan Chase $6.2 billion has ended, but who, if anyone, will be held accountable remains an open question.









Planned Parenthood head sorry for tone in video on fetal tissue use

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 07/17/2015 - 05:58

Richards, President of Planned Parenthood Federation of America, waves after addressing the second session of the Democratic National Convention in CharlottePlanned Parenthood's president apologized on Thursday for the "tone and statements" of a senior staff member who was secretly recorded in a video that critics say suggests the U.S. reproductive health organization sells aborted fetal tissue. Despite Planned Parenthood's denials of the allegation, the video's release earlier this week has rapidly spurred investigations in the Republican-led U.S. Congress. Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood Federation of America, said in a new video statement that the nonprofit organization does not profit from fetal tissue donation.


FBI: premature to speculate on motives behind Chattanooga shooting

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 07/17/2015 - 05:57
The FBI said on Thursday it was premature to speculate on the motives of a gunman who killed four Marines at two military facilities in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and that it was working with Chattanooga police to investigate the attack. The suspect, whom the FBI identified as Mohammod Youssuf Abdulazeez, 24, was fatally shot in the incident. "While it would be premature to speculate on the motives of the shooter at this time, we will conduct a thorough investigation of this tragedy and provide updates as they are available," the agency said in a statement.

Coast Guard reopens flood-swollen Illinois River to barge traffic

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 07/17/2015 - 05:55
The U.S. Coast Guard reopened a flood-swollen section of the Illinois River to commercial traffic on Thursday after the key grain shipping waterway began to drop from near record-high crests hit earlier this week. About a dozen barge tows that had been stranded by the two-day closure of a 50-mile (80 km) stretch of the river between Kampsville and Versailles, Illinois, were allowed to transit south toward the Mississippi River and on to the Gulf Coast, industry sources said. The Mississippi River and tributaries such as the Illinois and Ohio rivers supply the bulk of corn and soybeans that are exported from Gulf Coast terminals.

Rt. 202 reopens after tractor trailer crash in Upper Merion

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 07/17/2015 - 05:54

Rt. 202 reopens after tractor trailer crash in Upper MerionTraffic is moving again after an overturned tractor trailer shutdown a major interchange in Upper Merion Township, Montgomery County.


1st guilty plea entered in Chinese test-taking indictment

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 07/17/2015 - 05:54
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The first of 15 Chinese citizens indicted in a college entrance exam test-taking scandal pleaded guilty Thursday before a federal judge in Pittsburgh.

Emmy Awards 2015: ‘Game of Thrones’ and HBO Lead Nominations

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 07/17/2015 - 05:54
But competition for the top prizes in drama and comedy continued to heat up across broadcast, cable and streaming outlets.









Daugaard urges watchfulness, care on roads for Sturgis rally

Yahoo! National News - Fri, 07/17/2015 - 05:53

FILE - In this Aug. 4, 2014, file photo, motorcyclists ride down a street in Sturgis, S.D., for the opening day of the 74th Annual Motorcycle Rally. Organizers expect 1 million people for the weeklong 75th Sturgis rally which begins Aug. 3, 2015. (AP Photo/Toby Brusseau, File)SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Officials in South Dakota who have spent years planning for what could be a record-setting 75th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally said Thursday they are as prepared as possible for the expected influx of bikers to the Black Hills area next month.


Huskies get commitment from Texas receiver Aaron Fuller

WA Huskies - Fri, 07/17/2015 - 05:43
Three-star recruit becomes first receiver in UW's class.
Categories: Sports Center

VIDEO: 'How Obama set me free a decade early'

BBC World News - Fri, 07/17/2015 - 05:40
In December 2014, President Obama granted clemency to a Virginia woman who served nine years for drug-related crimes. She spoke to the BBC about her experience.
Categories: BBC World News

Unemployment Rates in New York City and State Fall to Seven-Year Lows

New York Times Headlines - Fri, 07/17/2015 - 05:40
The state’s unemployment rate dropped to 5.5 percent in June; the city’s fell to 6.1 percent, higher than the national rate in part because job seekers have been flooding into New York.









'We expected to take England down'

BBC World News - Fri, 07/17/2015 - 05:25
Chris Rogers says Australia had to bounce back after thinking they "were just going to come in and take England down".
Categories: BBC World News

Johnson leads Open at St Andrews

BBC World News - Fri, 07/17/2015 - 05:17
Dustin Johnson outplays Grand Slam-chasing Jordan Spieth to lead the Open by two shots after the first round.
Categories: BBC World News