The Luhr’s Landing water-access site near Olympia west of the Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge in southern Puget Sound will be closed Aug. 18-23 for roadwork on the road and driveway leading into the popular southern Puget Sound boat ramp facility.
One person was shot and seven people were arrested early Sunday morning as police used smoke and tear gas to impose a curfew in a St. Louis suburb where a black teen walking down the street had been shot by a white police officer.
A registered dietitian offers tips for incorporating the popular diet on a limited basis into an overall healthy lifestyle that includes longterm sustainable eating and exercise plans, and also advises who should avoid it.
Islamic extremists shot scores of Yazidi men to death in Iraq, lining them up in small groups and opening fire with assault rifles before abducting their wives and children, according to an eyewitness, government officials and people who live in the area.
Incumbent U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz won a tense Democratic primary election in Hawaii, proving that he is no longer just a senator who was appointed to his seat -- he has captured the confidence of Hawaii voters.