Seattle

Plane Makes Emergency Landing After Screams Heard From Cargo Hold

Huffington Post UK/ AP | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.04.2015 | UK

A plane en route from Seattle to Los Angeles was forced to make an emergency landing after loud banging was heard coming from the cargo hold. Alas...

Your Last Chance To See The Real-Life 'Up' House Before It's Demolished

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 13.04.2015 | UK

A real-life version of the house from the house in Pixar film Up could finally be set for demolition despite public outcry. The tiny - and now dila...

London, My Love

Megan Marine | Posted 07.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Megan Marine

I know what you're thinking: I'm having a fun fling now, but in two years I'll come running back to you and your majestic mountains, your stunning waterways, and your glorious drive-thru coffee shops, just begging you to take me back.

A Girl Feeds Crows In Her Garden And They Bring Her Gifts In Return

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.02.2015 | UK

A little girl in Seattle has nurtured a beautiful relationship with crows in her garden. Gabi Mann, 8, feeds the birds and in return they bring her...

Gig Review: Brandi Carlile at the Union Chapel, February 2015

Aurora Percannella | Posted 18.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Aurora Percannella

The social depth of her performance can't go unnoticed as she makes multiple references to marriage equality and the need to tackle hate crimes against the LGBT community. A happily married lesbian mother herself, Carlile makes good use of her stage voice to raise awareness for these issues, creating an intimate climate of acceptance for her LGBT fans.

Black Labrador Eclipse Rides The Bus To The Dog Park On Her Own

AP | Posted 14.01.2015 | UK

A black Labrador named Eclipse just wants to get to the dog park. So if her owner takes too long finishing his cigarette, and their bus arrives, she c...

Planet Appetite: Blooming Vineyards in the Desert, Washington State, Pacific North West, USA

Rupert Parker | Posted 06.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

The Pacific North West of the USA is associated with forests and rain, but go to the East of Washington State, and you'll find the desert transformed by vineyards producing excellent wines.

Knox Has A New Job

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 05.11.2014 | UK

NEW YORK -- Amanda Knox has joined the fourth estate. The former student, who was accused of murdering her British roommate Meredith Kercher in Italy ...

Five Reasons Why Manchester United's Defeat to Swansea Could Be the Best Result for the Red Devils

Rich Davis | Posted 19.10.2014 | UK Sport
Rich Davis

Louis van Gaal's first foray into competitive Premier League football ended in disappointing fashion on Saturday afternoon as he watched his team slide to a 2-1 defeat to Swansea City... However, despite the initial sadness in defeat, Saturday's disappointment could be the best result for Louis van Gaal and Manchester United.

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 01.09.2014 | 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 ...

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...

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...