Israeli police were on high alert Friday to avert possible clashes as Jews and Muslims prepare to observe their faith's major holidays of Yom Kippur and Eid al-Adha, which overlap this year for the first time in more than three decades.
RAVE To the couple who paid our dinner check on a visit to Birch Bay. They walked by our table, smiled and greeted us; we replied. When we requested our check, the waitress brought us a receipt with the message “We paid for your dinner — no joke! God bless you both. Enjoy!” &n
Washington begins practice Friday with a three-day retreat to Lewis & Clark College in Portland, which officially begins the 2014-15 season. Per NCAA rules, the Huskies get 30 practices over the next 42 days before Nov. 14 opener against South Carolina State at Alaska Airlines Arena.