A newly designed version of George Balanchine’s “Nutcracker,” Jean-Christophe Maillot’s “Roméo et Juliette” and new ballets by Justin Peck and Alejandro Cerrudo are on the Pacific Northwest Ballet lineup.
Frank Mason III capped one of the biggest comebacks in Allen Fieldhouse history by scoring the last eight points in overtime to lead No. 9 Kansas past No. 20 West Virginia 76-69 for the Jayhawks’ 11th consecutive Big 12 regular-season championship.
Casa Latina has begin running background checks on day laborers for sex offenses following the arrest of a former day laborer who is accused of raping a Skyway woman whose home he was sent to last year.
Apple and Google are using their domination of smartphone-operating systems to take over car dashboards, elbowing aside carmakers’ proprietary systems. Someday, they or other upstarts could try to build entire vehicles.
The mythical cup — named after Eddie Vedder, who spent some of his youth in San Diego and hit it big with Pearl Jam in Seattle — is bestowed to the team that each year wins the regular-season series. For once, both teams look like they’re going to be pretty good at the same time.