Angela Robar

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I Love You, America, But This List Should NOT Make You Uncomfortable

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Lionel Messi appears in Spanish court over tax fraud

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1014000/1014295_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524688019_5ec237e05a6b1b8425ad22cb134338c7<p><b>Barcelona footballer Lionel Messi has appeared before a Spanish judge as part of a tax fraud investigation.</b><p>The 26-year-old Argentine, four times Fifa …

UN probes new alleged chemical weapons attacks in Syria

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1014000/1014224_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524941028_df2618c71bac31e285d90f884196c5bc<p><b>UN inspectors are investigating seven alleged chemical weapons attacks in Syria - three of which happened after the 21 August Damascus incident that</b> …

Forest fragmentation triggers 'ecological Armageddon'

The islands studied by the researchers replicated the conditions created by fragmentation<p><b>Species affected by rainforest fragmentation are likely to be wiped out more quickly than previously thought, scientists have warned.</b><p>A study found that some small mammal species on forest islands, created by a …

IPCC climate report: humans 'dominant cause' of warming

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1014000/1014179_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524846130_fcafa07d4bc5b2a8907f719448b496a0<p><b>A landmark report says scientists are 95% certain that humans are the "dominant cause" of global warming since the 1950s.</b><p>The report by the UN's …

Embarrassing Pothole Caricatures of Politicians Spur Action to Fix the Streets in Russia | Colossal

<p>I can’t speak from personal experience about the political climate in Yekaterinburg, Russia but if we take this video from the ad agency Voskhod at …

Associated Press News

One Step Closer to Shutdown: House Republicans Pass Obamacare Delay

With Senate approval unlikely on Monday, the government will be out of money on Tuesday unless a last-minute deal emerges.<p><i>This post was updated on September 29, 2013 at 12:54 a.m.</i><p>The House approved a measure early Sunday morning that would fund the government through Dec. 15 while delaying …

On the trail of al-Shabab’s Kenyan recruitment 'pipeline'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1014000/1014759_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524657911_802c326974fbfad347c06c87afcab9cd<p><b>The armed siege at the Westgate shopping mall in Nairobi has focused attention on the al-Qaeda affiliate, al-Shabab. When the attack happened, the</b> …

Why does the human brain create false memories?

<b>Human memory constantly adapts and moulds itself to fit the world. Now an art project hopes to highlight just how fallible our recollections are.</b><p>All of us generate false memories and artist AR Hopwood has been "collecting" them.<p>For the past year he has asked the public to submit anecdotes of fake …

A Point of View: Putting a price on love

<b>Our loved ones are worth more to us than gold - but do we understand love's true value, asks AL Kennedy.</b><p>We're told it's a good thing, a many splendoured thing, all around and what the world needs now. Love. Just four letters to name something commonplace and yet unfathomable.<p>It fascinates us, …

Walla Walla Wine Country Getaway

Patit Creek

Buty and the Beast

WALLA WALLA BLEND

2010 Seattle Wine Awards - Gilbert Cellars-REV

Forgeon Wine Cellars.mov

Talking about Stelvin® - David Kennel from Forgeron's Winery in Walla Walla

Forgeron Wine Cellars- Walla Walla, Washington

Forgeron Cellars

Interview with Marie-Eve Gilla - Winemaker of Forgeron Cellars

DIY Solar Thermal Panel Made with 275 Aluminum Cans Takes a Seattle Home Office Off-Grid

When Peter Rowan left corporate life to pursue a career writing fiction and teaching, he needed a little office in which to work. So he decided to …

Solar Thermal

Seattle and King County Council Approve Historic Growth-management Partnership

The two governing bodies back the transfer of $16 million in development credits from rural farms and forests to South Lake Union and downtown …

An Updated Guide to Seattle Ramen, in 6 Bowls

There's a ramen boom in Seattle, with noodle pop-ups, new restaurants serving ramen, old restaurants jumping on the bandwagon, and even ramen at a farmers market. (On top of all this, several more ramen joints are due to open in the Seattle area this fall.) I know a number of chefs tinkering with …

Seattle Floating Homes Exhibit Coming To MOHAI

Seattle Floating Homes Exhibit Coming To MOHAI<p>Erin Feeney, 2012<p>Tom Ahlers, 2012<p>Erin Feeney, 2012<p>Erin Feeney, 2011<p>Tom Ahlers, 2012<p>Erin Feeney, 2011<p>Seattle's love of floating homes isn't a recent thing. While their definition is still a topic of debate, we remain fascinated by their iconic place in …

MT @wsdot_traffic: A look at the jackknifed semi on SR 18 near I-5. 2 left lanes getting through. http://t.co/IXL77O7Azh