Eight protesters were arrested yesterday at a fast-food workers rally in downtown Seattle. // The numbers are finally in: we now know what Obamacare will cost Washingtonians. // Now that Russia has granted Edward Snowden temporary asylum, he is looking to begin a new life. He may take a job in the tech sector, or he might host his own TV show. The U.S. says asylum is a slap in the face. // An unorthodox style of panhandling on the NY subway: What if, instead of begging on the subway, a man got on and bragged?