Seattle

Drag Queen Mama Tits Confronts Christian Protesters At Pride Parade

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 07.07.2014 | UK

Seattle’s recent Pride Parade saw the usual raft of Bible-carrying exclusionists descend on the festival to chirp Bronze Age intolerance at members ...

Wake Up to Reality: We Must Be Bolder With the Minimum Wage

Charlie Mowat | Posted 03.07.2014 | UK Politics
Charlie Mowat

The advantages of raising the minimum wage seem to be very clear - motivated staff leading to higher productivity and lower turnover, a lower benefits bill and greater spending power in communities

Seattle Discoveries - The Big Four

Black Tomato | Posted 16.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Black Tomato

Seattle is one of America's most exciting destinations right now. Well, think about it, cosmopolitan city surrounded by astounding natural scenery with endless opportunities for exploration. It's the ultimate city break destination; split your time between the many urban activities on offer and country pursuits in the lakes...

Morning Show Airs Penis Picture During Helicopter Crash Coverage

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK

You will never see a man squirm more than this. During live coverage of the fatal helicopter crash in Seattle on Tuesday, the host of the KDVR morn...

Helicopter Crashes Into Seattle Traffic

Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK

A KOMO-TV helicopter has crashed into traffic in Seattle, . Two people were killed in the incident, and a third is in a critical condition afte...

Wooly Mammoth Tusk Found In Seattle

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK

A massive eight-foot tusk that once belonged to a woolly mammoth has been unearthed in down-town Seattle. The impressive specimen is thought to da...

Seattle Bus Robbery CCTV Shows Victim Grabbing Gun From 19-Year-Old Assailant

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

This incredible footage shows the moment a passenger on board a Seattle bus reacted with incredible reflexes when confronted by an armed robber, grabb...

LOOK: 'Google Street View' Of Seattle Bus Crash Is Not Quite What It Seems

Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.12.2013 | UK Tech

A bus hangs over the edge of a huge Seattle highway, its passengers huddled in the snow - safe, now - after coming just inches from disaster. This ...

Why Does It Have to Be Gay?

Gareth Johnson | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK Sport
Gareth Johnson

You probably haven't heard of the International Gay and Lesbian Aquatics association. Known as IGLA for short. What this organization does is coordinate an annual championship for the world's LGBT aquatics clubs.

'Lethargic' Pig In Jogging Bottoms Rescued From Hot Car By Police

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.09.2013 | UK

Police responding to an emergency call in Seattle found a pot-bellied pig wearing jogging bottoms trapped in a car. The pig was described as “le...

PICS: Amazon Proposes Beautiful 'Greenhouse' HQ

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.07.2013 | UK Tech

Amazon has proposed a new headquarters building for downtown Seattle - and it's pretty astounding. The new design features three geodesic-style dom...

The Best Chips in Seattle: Pike St. Fish Fry

Stephanie Holland | Posted 16.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Stephanie Holland

"If you find yourself near Pike and Broadway before I see you, you need to try the fries at Pike St. Fish Fry," emailed my friend Erik, 46, from the Madison Park neighbourhood after I announced a long weekend in Seattle. Kind of a little weird that the only thing he mentioned was fries.

Amanda Knox 'Would Like To Visit Grave Of Meredith Kercher"

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 01.05.2013 | UK

Amanda Knox "would like permission" to visit the grave of her "friend", the murdered British student Meredith Kercher - the girl she was acquitted of ...

LGBT Sport 2013: It Gets Wetter in Seattle

Gareth Johnson | Posted 14.03.2013 | UK Sport
Gareth Johnson

The annual LGBT aquatics championships will be drenching the state of Washington in 2013.

Rapper Freddy E Commits Suicide On Twitter

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.01.2013 | UK

The death of a 22-year-old rapper has been confirmed - days after he posted a series of Tweets in which he threatened to take his own life. Seattl...

Diver Receives Death Threats After Killing Giant Octopus In Seattle 'For Dinner'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A 20-year-old diver is receiving death threats after capturing a giant octopus and taking it home "for dinner". Dylan Mayer caught the 30lb animal...

Long Drives and Bed Bugs

Tim Thornton | Posted 22.12.2012 | UK Entertainment
Tim Thornton

Coming out of Montana and into Idaho was so dramatic I almost parked the van and cracked into a few poems.

Pearl Jam: The Band Who Took on the World and Won

James Gill | Posted 27.08.2012 | UK Entertainment
James Gill

"Are they still going?" That's what a taxi driver asked me last week, en route to the Manchester Evening News Arena when I told him who I was on my way to see. "No, mate. I thought I'd spend my Wednesday evening in an empty auditorium," I replied. In my head. Much later that night.

One Generation on From Cobain and Nirvana

Mark Hillary | Posted 05.06.2012 | Home
Mark Hillary

Guitar amplifier legend Jim Marshall died today. And today also marks the 18th anniversary of the death of one of his best-known customers, Nirvana fr...

Seattle Superhero Unmasked In Courtroom

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 14.12.2011 | UK

Phoenix Jones, a self-fashioned superhero, was unmasked in a Seattle court following allegations of a pepper spray attack. Jones – real name Ben...

PICS: Amazon To Build Massive City Greenhouse HQ

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 24.10.2013 | UK Tech

Amazon's plans to build three giant 'biodome' greehouses in Seattle as part of its new headquarters building have been approved. The new design fea...