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New photos from Kurt Cobain death released by police
# RIP
From The Daily Edge
# RIP

New photos from Kurt Cobain death released by police

Mar 21st 2014, 9:25 AM 28,760 Views 61 Comments

The images were discovered on an undeveloped roll of film in Seattle police archives.

Two killed after Seattle news helicopter crashes into cars
# Space Needle
# Space Needle

Two killed after Seattle news helicopter crashes into cars

Mar 18th 2014, 10:50 PM 28,143 Views 15 Comments

The incident happened as the helicopter was coming into land on a rooftop.

Bus passengers join together to overpower armed robber
# Seattle
From The Daily Edge
# Seattle

Bus passengers join together to overpower armed robber

Dec 19th 2013, 6:00 PM 29,864 Views 60 Comments

The assailant produced a gun and attempted to rob people on a Seattle bus.

US man who wore threadbare clothes leaves secret fortune to charity
# Give It Away
# Give It Away

US man who wore threadbare clothes leaves secret fortune to charity

Dec 7th 2013, 5:00 PM 29,150 Views 24 Comments

Jack MacDonald, who left $188 million to three institutions after his death at the age of 98, was known for cutting out money-off vouchers and wearing jumpers with holes in them.

Terrifying video of hanging Christmas lights 600ft off the ground
# Ho Ho Heights
From The Daily Edge
# Ho Ho Heights

Terrifying video of hanging Christmas lights 600ft off the ground

Nov 29th 2013, 7:30 PM 1,920 Views 0 Comments

Don’t look down.

Retrial of Amanda Knox and her former lover for Kercher murder begins today
# Italy
# Italy

Retrial of Amanda Knox and her former lover for Kercher murder begins today

Sep 30th 2013, 8:08 AM 10,860 Views 51 Comments

But Knox herself is not returning to Italy, saying: “I was depicted as a young, unscrupulous liar. A sex fiend, a murderess. I’m not coming back.”

Knox: 'I was already imprisoned as an innocent person in Italy'
# Trial
# Trial

Knox: 'I was already imprisoned as an innocent person in Italy'

Sep 21st 2013, 12:15 PM 18,974 Views 53 Comments

Amanda Knox defends her decision not to return to Italy for a new appeals trial.

89 jobs in jeopardy in Cork as Big Fish Games closes Europe HQ
# Big Fish Closure
# Big Fish Closure

89 jobs in jeopardy in Cork as Big Fish Games closes Europe HQ

Aug 21st 2013, 10:26 PM 10,121 Views 26 Comments

The company has announced a global restructuring process, and has entered into a 30-day consultation period with staff.

Police hand out Doritos at marijuana festival in Seattle
# Munchies
From The Daily Edge
# Munchies

Police hand out Doritos at marijuana festival in Seattle

Aug 19th 2013, 9:24 AM 26,728 Views 80 Comments

Operation Orange Fingers.

At least five dead in shooting at apartment complex outside Seattle
# Seattle
# Seattle

At least five dead in shooting at apartment complex outside Seattle

Apr 22nd 2013, 10:06 AM 11,444 Views 69 Comments

A suspect is among the dead, having been shot by police officers arriving at the scene.

Easter egg hunt sparks bloody fight between mums
# Cracked
From The Daily Edge
# Cracked

Easter egg hunt sparks bloody fight between mums

Apr 2nd 2013, 10:05 AM 22,342 Views 29 Comments

This is not an April fool. One got a nosebleed.

Italy court orders retrial for Amanda Knox
# Meredith Kercher
# Meredith Kercher

Italy court orders retrial for Amanda Knox

Mar 26th 2013, 9:42 AM 20,917 Views 87 Comments

Amanda Knox and her former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito were acquitted on appeal in 2011 for the killing of Meredith Kercher – but now face a retrial.

Taoiseach visiting Silicon Valley, San Francisco and Seattle as US trip continues
# Westside
# Westside

Taoiseach visiting Silicon Valley, San Francisco and Seattle as US trip continues

Mar 21st 2013, 12:07 PM 4,093 Views 46 Comments

The west coast trip is part of his St Patrick’s Day programme.

Washington State becomes latest US state to allow same sex marriage
# Gay Marriage
# Gay Marriage

Washington State becomes latest US state to allow same sex marriage

Dec 10th 2012, 8:19 AM 3,605 Views 20 Comments

Hundreds of couples flocked to get married in the northwest state of Washington yesterday – the first day possible following a referendum in November.

Afghanistan massacre: survivors find hope for justice in video testimony
# Massacre
# Massacre

Afghanistan massacre: survivors find hope for justice in video testimony

Nov 12th 2012, 5:49 PM 5,158 Views 12 Comments

US Staff Sgt Robert Bales is accused of slipping away from his remote camp in Afghanistan last March and massacring 16 civilians – including nine children.

The YouTube Top 10: Because Ryle Nugent impressions are even better than the real thing
# Going Viral
From The42
# Going Viral

The YouTube Top 10: Because Ryle Nugent impressions are even better than the real thing

Sep 27th 2012, 12:30 PM 2,228 Views 2 Comments

Also featuring a hilarious parody mocking the NFL refs.

Flawless in Seattle: Felix Hernandez tosses perfect game for Mariners
# Perfecto
From The42
# Perfecto

Flawless in Seattle: Felix Hernandez tosses perfect game for Mariners

Aug 16th 2012, 9:12 AM 341 Views 0 Comments

It’s only the 23rd in baseball history and the first for Seattle. Pretty good then.

Border agents bust Seattle pair... for smuggling Kinder Surprise eggs
# Egg On Their Faces
# Egg On Their Faces

Border agents bust Seattle pair... for smuggling Kinder Surprise eggs

Jul 18th 2012, 10:07 PM 15,042 Views 38 Comments

The two men had not realised the eggs-with-toys are illegal in the US because of the risk of infants choking on them.

NFL star gets career boost after losing four stone on vegan diet
# No Pigskin
From The42
# No Pigskin

NFL star gets career boost after losing four stone on vegan diet

May 11th 2012, 2:04 PM 401 Views 0 Comments

Deuce Lutui from Tonga has changed to ‘a mostly animal-free’ eating regime and loving life at the Seattle Seahawks.

VIDEO: 13-year-old boy saves school bus as driver passes out
# Pupil Of The Month
# Pupil Of The Month

VIDEO: 13-year-old boy saves school bus as driver passes out

Apr 11th 2012, 8:47 AM 6,912 Views 16 Comments

Quick-thinking pupil Jeremy Wuitschick managed to guide the bus to a stop – as this clip shows…

Girl, 7, dies after being shot by sibling
# Child Shooting
# Child Shooting

Girl, 7, dies after being shot by sibling

Mar 12th 2012, 9:07 AM 4,365 Views 6 Comments

The children discovered a gun in their policeman father’s van on Saturday.

Nine-year-old facing charges over US school shooting
# School Shooting
# School Shooting

Nine-year-old facing charges over US school shooting

Feb 23rd 2012, 10:05 PM 5,972 Views 32 Comments

Amina Kocer-Bowman, 8, remains in critical condition today after being shot in the abdomen yesterday.

Girl, 8, seriously injured in Washington school shooting
# School Shooting
# School Shooting

Girl, 8, seriously injured in Washington school shooting

Feb 23rd 2012, 2:45 PM 2,208 Views 3 Comments

Police say that the girl was apparently accidentally shot by a classmate yesterday afternoon.

Man returns cash stolen from US store - 60 years later
# Atonement
From The Daily Edge
# Atonement

Man returns cash stolen from US store - 60 years later

Nov 29th 2011, 2:37 PM 4,464 Views 9 Comments

The store manager says an elderly man left $100 and a note explaining that he wanted to return funds he claims he stole from the shop in the 1940s.

84-year-old woman pepper-sprayed at Occupy Seattle protest
# Occupy
# Occupy

84-year-old woman pepper-sprayed at Occupy Seattle protest

Nov 16th 2011, 7:33 PM 5,664 Views 46 Comments

Dorli Rainey, 84, says she won’t stop demonstrating despite being pepper-sprayed and almost trampled in protests supporting Seattle’s Occupy movement.

Photos, video: Seattle 'Superhero' Phoenix Jones in court
# Superhero
From The Daily Edge
# Superhero

Photos, video: Seattle 'Superhero' Phoenix Jones in court

Oct 14th 2011, 10:48 AM 1,932 Views 16 Comments

Self-styled crime fighter Phoenix Jones, aka Ben Fodor, was in court over allegedly assaulting several people in a pepper spray incident earlier this month.