Diane Feinstein revealed that the NSA's surveillance methods have thwarted two terror plots already. // People in Tacoma are painting their own crosswalks on dangerous intersections because the city won't do it. // Seattle venture capitalist Nick Hanauer introduced his gun background checks bill today. He expects the legislature to shoot it down, but wants them on record. // Former NFL star receiver Chad Johnson was sentenced 30 days in jail instead of a plea bargain that would have kept him free from jail time because the judge didn't like that he spanked his lawyer in the courtroom.