The two bombs that ripped through the crowds at the Boston Marathon, killing three people and wounding more than 170, were fashioned out of pressure cookers and packed with shards of metal, nails and ball bearings, a person briefed on the investigation said Tuesday.
After The Stranger posted a story about legal and illegal competition making things difficult for cab drivers, KIRO Radio's Andrew Walsh, a frequent rider of cabs, wanted to call up a Seattle driver to make sure he's not contributing to the problem.
A Seattle man captaining a boat that overturned as he and his team attempted a record-setting row across the Atlantic said the team was just hitting their stride when a couple steep waves brought their journey to an abrupt end.
Instead of coffee, studies show one in three students that have either been diagnosed with ADHD or have gotten their hands on the prescription aid for the disorder are popping pills to get them through late night study sessions.
While the organizers of Seattle's Family Fourth say they're cancelling the fireworks show this year because of a funding shortfall, KIRO Radio's Luke Burbank is magnanimously offering to take the $50,000 that was raised put on a pretty impressive show of his own.