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Another Major U.S Votes to Boycott Arizona

Marlene H. Phillips | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Marlene H. Phillips

Add Seattle to the growing list of major American cities boycotting the state of Arizona. In protest of Arizona's new immigration law, SB1070, the Se...

Seattle to the Bone

Peter Schwartz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Peter Schwartz

In Seattle, spirit is equal measure swagger and love, and from it blooms the city's music, which embodies the creative contradictions of rebellion and empathy.

Mason Tvert wants Denver's pot laws to be more like Seattle's

Westword | Westword | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Forget California dreamin'. These days Mason Tvert, the media-savvy founder of SAFER (Safer Alternative For Enjoyable Recreation), has been dreaming o...

Pamela K. Rice, longtime Vail resident

Vail Daily. | Vail Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

VAIL, Colorado - Pamela K. Rice passed away peacefully on Friday at the Hospice Care Center in Grand Junction. Pamela was born April 17, 1949, in Seat...

Townsend Elects Denver's Daniel S. Young As Partner

Law Week Colorado | Law Week Colorado | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Daniel S. Young of Townsend and Townsend and Crew LLP was elected partner in the Denver office of the San Francisco-based intellectual property law fi...

Seattle police kill suspect in officer slayings

Daily Camera. | Daily Camera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The man suspected of gunning down four police officers in a suburban coffee shop was shot and killed by a lone patrolman investigating a stolen car ea...

Google Offices Support Referendum 71

Advocate. | Advocate | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Google offices in Seattle and Kirkland support Referendum 71 to uphold expanded domestic partnerships for same-sex couples....

Domo: One of the things I'm gonna miss....

Westword | Westword | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

As most of you reading this already know, I am not long for this town. In a frighteningly short amount of time, I will be packing my bags and heading...

A cup of warm milk for the 'she-devil' of Perugia

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

After hearing her sentence, they waited up past midnight, made her warm milk and reassured her with hugs when she walked back into her cell. Amanda...

Denver man held in Seattle cop-killing

Fox 31 | Fox 31 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A man shot by police as he was sought in connection with the Halloween killing of a Seattle police officer has been identified as 41-year-old Christop...

Boeing 787 Dreamliner Ready For First Flight (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

UPDATE: The video below is a generic piece about the Boeing 787 Dreamliner. WATCH the Boeing Dreamliner taking off today HERE. The Boeing 787 Dream...

David Copperfield's rape accuser being investigated for making false claims about another man | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Authorities in Seattle formally closed the rape investigation into Copperfield on Tuesday without charging him....

Now hiring: Westword seeks critic, blogger to replace that Sheehan guy

Westword | Westword | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

By now you've read that disloyal ladder climber Jason Sheehan is leaving Westword for the grayer pastures of Seattle, which -- shhhhhhh -- he actually...

4 police officers shot, killed in Washington coffee shop

Fox 31 | Fox 31 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

SEATTLE (AP) — A suspect in the slaying of four police officers gunned down in a suburban coffee shop was holed up at a Seattle house early Monday, ...

Driven: 2010 Subaru Outback

The Car Connection | CarConnection | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

In Portland and Seattle, or throughout the coastal or mountain backcountry of the Pacific Northwest, you won't have to look long to find a Subaru Outb...

Kristen Lodge - Outdoor connections abound in Grand County

Sky Hi Daily News | SkyHi Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Diane Fisher, 66, and Bill Tucker, 77, biked across country this summer. They have been doing this every summer for 15 years. They started long distan...

Seattle police kill Maurice Clemmons, suspect in officer slayings

Daily Camera. | Daily Camera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Maurice Clemmons, the man suspected of gunning down four police officers in a suburban Seattle coffee shop, was shot and killed by a lone patrolman in...

Getting Enough Sleep? They Aren't In West Virginia

CBS4Denver | CBS 4 Denver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Sleepless in Seattle? Hardly. West Virginia is where people are really staying awake, according to the first government study to monitor state-by-stat...

From the week of January 7, 2010

Westword | Westword | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

"Rear View," Jason Sheehan, December 31 Bleepless in Seattle Jason's "Rear View" was fantastic, as usual. I......

"Do Not Spoil What You Have By Desiring What You Have Not..."

The Happiness Project | The Happiness Project | Posted 11.17.2011 | Home

"Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; but remember that what you now have was once among the things only hoped for." --Epicurus ...

Seattle Zoo Humanely Kills Ailing Giraffe

CBS4Denver | CBS 4 Denver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle has humanely killed a giraffe that had degenerative bone disease. The zoo says the 13-year-old male named Johari (joh...

U2's Summer 2010 Tour To Rock Spartan Stadium

CBS4Denver | CBS 4 Denver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

U2 is coming to rock Spartan Stadium. The acclaimed Irish rock group announced Sunday that its summer 2010 tour will take it to the Michigan State Uni...

Intolerant Dickheads Come to Brooklyn

Room Eight | Room Eight | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

I have argued for some time that the right wing use of hate speech to stir up its base into a frothy tizzy has led to an increase in intolerance and h...

Too Poor to Get the Groceries Home?

Valerie Tarico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Valerie Tarico

It's time to stop the utter condescension that says harried poor people can't learn new tricks too or be expected to inconvenience themselves for the common good.

Monday Music Quarterback

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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Mike Ragogna

As you're recovering from the joyful overkill that was this year's Comic-Con, take a few moments to catch-up on a handful of the more interesting new press releases.