Jeff Gordon won the AAA 400 in Dover, Del., and Greg Biffle of Vancouver, Wash., was among four drivers eliminated from NASCAR’s Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship. Kasey Kahne of Enumclaw claimed the 12th and final berth in the next round of the Chase.
Ride-sharing services like Uber, Lyft and Sidecar and lodging websites like Airbnb, HomeAway and FlipKey are under scrutiny even in tech-firendly cities concerned about possibly disrupting communities and more established industries.
With harvest time across California, many of the state's once-robust crops -- from the grapes that make world-famous wines to popular almonds -- are anticipated to be smaller than usual this year due to the state's historic drought.
The Mercer Island School District will be closed Monday, officials said in a statement Sunday afternoon, based on tests of water samples collected Saturday and procedures needed to sanitize school facilities effectively. Check for updates early Monday on the district's website.