Miracle League Basketball, a new adaptive sports program for athletes with diverse abilities, kicks off its inaugural season at the Mill Creek Family YMCA on Sunday, February 25. This program joins other YMCA of Snohomish County Miracle League programs, including baseball and bowling, providing... Read More.
Saturday, January 27, will mark 10 years since Billy Joel launched his unprecedented residency at New York’s Madison Square Garden.The residency had Joel packing the house for one show a month, with only some random illnesses and the COVID-19 pandemic keeping him from his scheduled appointment... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Two bodies were found Thursday morning following a plane crash in Ohio County after a widespread search had been launched for an instructor and student pilot, according to Kentucky State Police.A severe thunderstorm had developed in the area the time of... Read More.
(CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio) -- An investigation is underway into why a police dog was deployed to attack a semi-truck driver who appeared in body-camera footage to be complying with orders to get on his knees and keep his hands in the air after allegedly leading... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Meta, the parent company of Facebook, has officially launched Threads, a new "conversation" app that appears to be the firm's long-awaited counterpart to Twitter.The app surpassed "2 million sign-ups in the first two hours," Mark Zuckerberg wrote on his Threads page.Zuckerberg... Read More.
On This Day, May 4, 1989 ...Stevie Ray Vaughan kicked off his In Step Tour, which would turn out to be his final tour ever.The trek, with his band Double Trouble, launched at the Orpheum Theatre in Vancouver, British Columbia, and was supposed to consist of... Read More.
Sire Records co-founder Seymour Stein, who was responsible for launching the careers of such artists as Madonna, The Talking Heads, and more, passed away Sunday at the age of 80 after a long battle with cancer.Stein co-founded Sire Productions with record producer Richard Gottehrer in 1966, which later became... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- A long-serving Catholic bishop known as a "peacemaker" was fatally shot in a Los Angeles home on Saturday, prompting police to launch a murder investigation, officials said.Auxiliary Bishop David O'Connell, who had been a priest and then a bishop during his... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- State officials have launched an investigation into multiple high schools in Northern Virginia for allegedly "withholding merit awards" after protests from parents of high-achieving students, Virginia Attorney General Jason Miyares announced Monday in a press release."It’s concerning that multiple schools throughout... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Mallorie Berger said she always knew her late grandfather, Private Mauricio Burns, was a U.S. veteran. But it wasn't until last year she learned about his historic legacy."Something clicked. Something led me to believe that, you know what, I think, Papa... Read More.