With the U.S. facing massive overcrowding in its prisons, Attorney General Eric Holder called Monday for major changes to the nation's criminal justice system that would scale back the use of harsh sentences for certain drug-related crimes.
It must be hard being a TSA officer. The Transportation Security Administration is oft despised for its slow security lines at the airport, and its practices deemed invasive with pat-downs and full-body scans.
Would you pay $300,000 for a burger that's all beef but doesn't need all the land and feed to raise a cow? That's how much researchers say it cost them to come up with the world's first real hamburger grown entirely in the laboratory.
Eighth grader Thomas Hurley III spells 'Emancipation Proclamation' wrong when answering a question regarding Abraham Lincoln on TV show 'Jeopardy!' The boy was crushed when finding out he was incorrect, costing him $3,000.
Around 115,000 fans turned out for Seafair over the weekend, but numbers were down from what organizers expected. Some blamed the absence of the Blue Angels, but even with the Blues streaking through the sky, the festival isn't a big enough draw for KIRO Radio's John Curley.