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  • Point, shoot, click: 2013′s high school photography competition winners

    SEATTLE — The winners in the Washington State High School Photography 2013 competition have been announced, along with this year’s exhibit schedule. If you’re interested in an up-close look at these photographs, they are headed out on a one-year tour and will be featured in exhibits at the Photographic Center in July, the Tacoma Art Museum in September and the Seattle Art Museum in December.

  • VIDEO: Stephen Colbert and celeb friends ‘Get Lucky’ to Daft Punk hit

    By Meredith Blake, Los Angeles Times Sure, the president was on  “The Tonight Show” Tuesday, but it was Stephen Colbert who easily had the most memorable moment of the night. To celebrate his annual summer concert series, “StePhest Colbchella  ’013,” the host donned tube socks and roller skates and boogied down to the song of the summer, Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky.” He was joined in the celebration by a slew of celebrity friends, including Hugh Laurie, Jeff Bridges, Charlie Rose, […]

  • RAW: Injured baby panda reunites with mother

    By Amy Hubbard, Los Angeles Times  Yuan Yuan the giant panda and her new baby had a heart-melting reunion at Taipei Zoo that began with the cub swinging gently from her jaws and ended with the pair asleep in a heap on the floor. The female giant panda cub was born July 6, bright pink and tiny at about 6 1/2 ounces, according to the Taiwanese zoo. The cub, called Yuan Zai, is the first offspring of giant pandas Tuan […]

  • VIDEO: Syrian father told his son died, then finds out boy is alive

  • VIDEO: 96-year-old widower’s love song goes viral, charts on iTunes

    Fred Stobaugh, a 96-year-old man from Peoria, Illinois has quickly become the latest viral video sensation. Stobaugh entered a singer-songwriter competition hosted this summer by a local recording studio, Green Shoe Studio. Although entries were supposed to be uploaded to YouTube for submission, Stobaugh read about the contest in the newspaper and went the old-fashioned route and mailed in a hand-written copy of a song he wrote in dedication to his wife of 72 years, Lorraine, who passed away in […]

  • Those darn cats! 2 kittens shut down NYC subway

    Cats shut down subway service for two hours in Brooklyn while crews look for them.

  • VIDEO: Blind puppy can see again

    They say the eyes are the window to the soul, and thanks to the kindness of strangers the soul of one little pup can now shine after surgery to restore his eyesight.

  • VIDEO: Vince Gill confronts Westboro Baptist preachers

    CNN – When members of Westboro Baptist Church showed up to protest Vince Gill’s Sunday concert in Kansas City, the country star went down to the front lines. Westboro, which is renowned for protesting everything from Taylor Swift’s face to military funerals, was taking a stance against Gill’s 1998 divorce and subsequent remarriage in 2000 to singer/songwriter Amy Grant. “Vince Gill broke marriage covenant & took another man’s wife,” the church said in a tweet announcing they were picketing Gill’s show […]

  • VIRAL VIDEO: ‘True’ trumps Hollywood on the rewards of selfless giving