Meet Your New Element Names: The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry propose to name elements 114 and 116 Flerovium and Livermorium.
Hear the Alleged Child Rapist Former Coach and Alleged Creep Jerry Sandusky: In this New York Times interview. The guy is facing 40 counts of child molestation...
Border Patrol Agent Fired for Expressing Private Doubts About Drug War: "After an investigation, a termination letter arrived that said Mr. Gonzalez held 'personal views that were contrary to core characteristics of Border Patrol Agents, which are patriotism, dedication and esprit de corps.'"
Operator Blamed for Open Door on Moving Light Rail: After the October 25 incident, King County Metro has placed the blame on the employee.
Driver Crashes into Bonney Lake Home Early Friday: Miraculously, no one was injured, and the driver was apprehended after trying to drive away.
Muslim Parties Win 60% of Vote: In early rounds of Egyptian elections this week.
15% of Downtown Olympians Are Homeless: And 44% of the homeless in the survey population aren't using social services.
School District Can Use Racial Tie-Breaker in School Placement: After the policy was slapped down by the Supreme Court four years ago, new federal guidelines suggest that the policy might be okay anyway. The Seattle School District has no immediate plans to change policy.
Iraqi Prime Minister Alleges Assassination Attempt: In a meeting with Vice President Joe Biden Wednesday.
One in Five Kitsap Mortgages Underwater: In total, 10,661 homes had negative equity.
Barney Frank is my hero. "Congratulations, you're four for four."