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Microsoft pumps more funding into Unify Square

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 21:00
Unify Square, which snagged an additional $4 million from investors, builds software and support tools designed to help businesses manage Microsoft’s Skype for Business.

Rant & Rave: Restaurant workers aid motorist

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 21:00
Readers thank helpful restaurant staff, complain about always-barking dog

Brain-eating amoeba did not cause Minn. teen's death

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 20:58

The death of a Minnesota teen earlier this summer was not related to a rare water-borne amoeba, but instead to meningitis brought on by a sk...

       

Ex-Texas Governor Perry can't pay presidential campaign staff: reports

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 20:56

Republican presidential candidates Jindal and Perry speak during a commercial break at a forum for lower polling candidates held before the first official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign in ClevelandRepublican presidential candidate Rick Perry has stopped paying his campaign staffers, several media outlets reported, saying the former Texas governor's operations are running out of money. The Washington Post, citing campaign and Super PAC officials as well as other Republicans familiar with Perry's operations, said fundraising for two-time presidential candidate had dried up. Perry has struggled to gain traction in his second bid for the White House and had consistently been at the bottom of the pack of 17 Republicans seeking the party's nomination for the 2016 presidential election.


Nigeria 'blocks IS recruitment'

BBC World News - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 20:44
About 24,000 people have been stopped from leaving Nigeria over suspicion they could become involved in jihadi activities, prostitution or slavery, officials say.
Categories: BBC World News

EPA: We misjudged pressure in gold mine before spill

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 20:40

Toxic sludge makes its way toward Lake Powell in Utah.

       

Calif. cat survives wildfire, reunites with owners

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 20:39

A cat must be thanking its nine lives after it survived a wildfire last week, according to the U.S. Forest Service.

       

33-year-old man arrested for the 32nd time

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 20:33
DEFUNIAK SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — A 33-year-old man has logged his 32nd arrest in Florida after deputies found drugs in his vehicle during a traffic stop.

NYC mayor wants new laws to stem Legionnaires' as death toll hits 12

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 20:28

New York City Mayor de Blasio speaks to the media during a news conference to introduce legislation intended to reduce the risk of Legionnaire's disease in New YorkNew York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, reacting to a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires' disease, proposed legislation on Monday to register and maintain the city's estimated 2,500 cooling towers, some of which are being blamed for the illness. The proposal comes as both city and state health officials work to find and disinfect every cooling tower in the city. In the South Bronx area, inspectors have found 39 such towers, 12 of which have tested positive for Legionella, the bacteria that causes Legionnaires' when it is inhaled through mist.


Australia defend Ashes preparations

BBC World News - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 20:24
The Australian Cricketers' Association defends the presence of players' wives and girlfriends on the Ashes tour.
Categories: BBC World News

Va. ex-gov appealing convictions to Supreme Court

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 20:19

4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals declined to review Bob McDonnell's case.

       

India 'shy' tiger refuses to mate

BBC World News - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 20:19
Officials at the Alipore zoo in the Indian city of Kolkata say attempts to mate a young tiger have been unsuccessful with the big cat taking little interest in mating.
Categories: BBC World News

Aug. 25 is Free Day in Washington state parks - KIRO Seattle

Washington State News Wire - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 20:11

Aug. 25 is Free Day in Washington state parks
KIRO Seattle
Aug. 25 will be a free day for visitors to Washington state parks in honor of the 99th birthday of the National Park Service. Visitors to Washington state parks will not need a Discover Pass to visit state parks on that day. Fees will not be waived for ...

Man Utd expect keeper De Gea to stay

BBC World News - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 20:10
Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea is now expected to stay at Old Trafford beyond the end of the transfer window.
Categories: BBC World News

Gallery staff on indefinite strike

BBC World News - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 20:09
Workers at the National Gallery in central London start an indefinite strike in a dispute over privatisation.
Categories: BBC World News

What else does Google's Alphabet do?

BBC World News - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 20:06
Projects coming to the boil at Google's parent company
Categories: BBC World News

Japan Takes Step Toward Reviving Nuclear Industry as It Restarts Reactor

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 20:06
The reopening of a plant ends a de facto freeze on atomic power, but public resistance remains high since the Fukushima disaster four years ago.









NTSB: Trucker fatigued, speeding in crash that injured comedian Morgan

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 20:05

NTSB finds truck driver in crash that injured comedian Tracy Morgan was tired and speeding

       

Proposed Head Start changes could limit access, sideline parents, advocates say

NBA - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 20:03
A local nonprofit says the federal proposal could lead to the loss of up to 2,450 Head Start spaces in Washington state.
Categories: Sports Center

Proposed Head Start changes could limit access, sideline parents, advocates say

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 20:03
A local nonprofit says the federal proposal could lead to the loss of up to 2,450 Head Start spaces in Washington state.
Categories: Sports Center