Got to wonder if the NCAA executives had Monday night’s BYU-Stanford game in mind when they decided to tinker with the defensive rules in the offseason. Both teams combined for 215 points … in regulation. BYU prevailed 112-103 largely because junior guards Tyler Haws (31 points) and Mat
Gonzaga and the gun: You may have heard about the two Gonzaga University students who faced sanctions after one of them used a gun to scare off a man trying to force his way into their university-owned apartment last month. The university has a no-guns policy. The students learned by letter Sunday t
The Legislature needs Boeing Apparently the Machinists and the Legislature feel they can dictate the terms on which Boeing would be “allowed” to build the 777X locally [“Boeing tax help on move at capitol,” page one, Nov.9]. It is not Boeing that needs the Machinists or the L
The Beatles, ‘On Air — Live at the BBC Volume 2’ (Apple/Capitol/UMe) Nineteen years after the release of the Beatles’ first “Live at the BBC” set comes another collection of mostly previously unreleased songs and interviews the group recorded for Britain&rsqu
Media experts John Nichols and Robert McChesney are truly worried about the strength of American democracy. We should listen to what they have to say. Then we must do something about it. Last Friday, Bill Moyers interviewed the pair about those issues for his show on PBS: In Seattle this week to pro
On the ABC show “Shark Tank,” entrepreneurs have mere minutes to persuade investors to line up behind their proposal. And on the FOX show “American Idol,” the audience weighs in on contestants, helping to select winners. A blend of the two television shows offers a sense of w
The New York Police Department is seeking the public's help in finding the man who they say broke into a woman's apartment in the middle of the night and raped her at knifepoint as her daughter slept nearby.