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05/21/2018   Seattle Times Living

DENVER (AP) — The owner of a South African hunting company was indicted this month in Colorado by federal prosecutors, who accuse the man of bribing Zimbabwean government officials while guiding a Colorado tourist on a hunt for elephants and working to have the ivory tusks of an elephant the group illegally killed inside a […]
05/21/2018   Seattle Times Living

PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — The eruption of Kilauea volcano in Hawaii sparked new safety warnings about toxic gas on the Big Island’s southern coastline after lava began flowing into the ocean and setting off a chemical reaction. The molten rock started pouring into the sea over the weekend. It’s been generating plumes of lava haze […]
05/21/2018   Seattle Times Living

DENVER (AP) — Mount Evans Road will be back to opening at its normal Memorial Day weekend date this year after a shorter season than usual for motorists in 2017. KCNC-TV reported Monday that the Colorado Department of Transportation announced the opening of the road to Mount Evans, one of Colorado’s 14ers. The road to […]
05/21/2018   Reuters: Life
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's most prestigious flower show, a celebration of the genteel world of gardening, opens this week with a tribute to the "Windrush" generation of Caribbean migrants whose...
05/21/2018   Seattle Times Living

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tens of thousands of casino workers in Las Vegas whose contracts expire next week were preparing to vote on whether to authorize a strike, a move that could leave more than 30 properties without unionized housekeepers, bartenders, servers and other key employees. A majority of yes votes Tuesday would not immediately […]
05/21/2018   Seattle Times Living

These three pointers will help you enjoy wine without anxiety that you may be violating some obscure law of oeno-etiquette.
05/21/2018   Seattle Times Living

Vitaliy Datskiy was reported missing Jan. 21 after he didn't return to a designated meeting point near the bottom of the ski area's Chair Three.
05/21/2018   Seattle Times Living

To paraphrase an old air travel axiom: What goes in must come out, one way or another. There are approximately seven fluid ounces in a double vodka tonic – give or take, depending on how generous Frontier Airlines is with the pour. Michael Allen Haag ordered his first one during the first cart service Thursday […]
05/21/2018   Seattle Times Living

The New York Police Department confirmed it's investigating Batali after a woman told "60 Minutes" that Batali drugged and sexually assaulted her in 2005.
05/21/2018   Reuters: Life
LONDON (Reuters) - A biography of Britain's latest royal, Meghan Markle, appeared on the monarchy's official website within hours of her marrying Queen Elizabeth's grandson Prince Harry on Saturday,...
05/21/2018   Reuters: Life
LONDON (Reuters) - Prince Harry and his wife Meghan on Monday thanked all those involved in their lavish wedding at the weekend as they released official photographs from their big day.
05/21/2018   Seattle Times Living

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A Frontier Airlines flight from Tulsa, Oklahoma, to San Diego was forced to make an emergency landing in New Mexico after flight attendants smelled an unknown odor. KJRH-TV in Tulsa, Oklahoma, reports Frontier Airlines Flight 1839 made an emergency landing at the Albuquerque International Sunport late Sunday due to the unknown […]
05/21/2018   Seattle Times Living

JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — A hiker who went missing in Joshua Tree National Park during the weekend has been rescued. The National Park Service says 40-year-old Ali Sandoval of El Monte was reported overdue by his family around 11 p.m. Saturday. Family members located his vehicle at the trailhead for Mastodon Peak […]
05/21/2018   Seattle Times Living

When Expedia truncates her daughter's name on an airline ticket, a Greece vacation is in jeopardy. Will she be able to fly with her baby?
05/21/2018   Seattle Times Living

While their babies watch, mothers get together to jog, skip, do strength work — and sing.
05/21/2018   Reuters: Life
LONDON - At Reuters, planning for the marriage of Britain’s Prince Harry to American actress Meghan Markle last Saturday in Windsor, England, began back in November when the royal engagement was...
05/21/2018   Seattle Times Living

Readers rave about catering order, rant about wild kids at the zoo.
05/21/2018   Seattle Times Living

Readers rave about help after bike accident, rant about cellphones while driving
05/21/2018   Seattle Times Living

The downside of all downsides is that your ignorant bliss is a fiction.
05/20/2018   Seattle Times Living

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Two foreign climbers attempting to scale Mount Everest have died on the world’s highest peak, a Nepal mountaineering official said Monday. Members of their expedition teams reported a Japanese climber died Monday and a Macedonian died on Sunday, said Gyanendra Shrestha, who is stationed at Everest’s base camp during the climbing […]
05/20/2018   Seattle Times Living

PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — Lava from Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano is pouring into the sea and setting off a chemical reaction that creates giant clouds of acid and fine glass. The lava haze, or “laze,” is created when molten rock hits the ocean and marks just the latest hazard from a volcano that has been generating […]
05/20/2018   Seattle Times Living

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana authorities have reopened an interstate highway that was temporarily closed in both directions after high water washed out a culvert running underneath it and caused the roadway to crumble. The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office says Interstate 15 between Jefferson City and Boulder was shut down on Friday, and reopened late […]
05/20/2018   Seattle Times Living

The NYPD confirmed the probe following a “60 Minutes” broadcast Sunday night in which an unnamed woman accused Batali of drugging and sexually assaulting her in 2005.
05/20/2018   Seattle Times Living

PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — Ed Arends grabbed what he could in the night and fled his 5-acre property, lava oozing from a crack in his neighborhood on Hawaii’s Big Island. That was more than two weeks ago. He hasn’t been able to stay at his house since. “It’s disconcerting not being home, being displaced,” Arends […]
05/20/2018   Reuters: Life
LONDON (Reuters) - When Meghan Markle walked down the aisle to marry Prince Harry on Saturday, she had with her the 53 countries of the Commonwealth - each one represented in the embroidery of her...
05/20/2018   Reuters: Life
LONDON (Reuters) - Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will delay heading off for their honeymoon, instead attending a birthday party for his father Prince Charles just days after marrying in a...
05/19/2018   Reuters: Life
WINDSOR, England (Reuters) - Meghan Markle picked a sleek sculpted dress by the British designer of couture house Givenchy for her marriage to Prince Harry on Saturday, worn with a five-meter long...
05/19/2018   Reuters: Life
WINDSOR, England (Reuters) - African-American bishop Michael Curry electrified the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle with a barnstorming sermon on the power of love that won smiles in the...
05/19/2018   Reuters: Life
WINDSOR, England (Reuters) - Patience, meticulous preparation and a big dose of luck were among the elements that Reuters photographers were counting on when they took up their positions to cover the...
05/19/2018   Reuters: Life
PORT STANLEY, Falkland Islands (Reuters) - From the windswept Falkland Islands, battered by the South Atlantic and home to colonies of penguins, to the heat of Kenya, India and Australia, people...