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Lake Sammamish Shooting: Two dead and four injured after shots fired at Lake Sammamish Park.
Just Biden Being Biden: Election committee for gaffe-machine Joe Biden owes $219,000 for campaign violations in 2008 election.
Not Exactly San Francisco: Warsaw's version of a gay pride parade ("a clothed and orderly procession") encounters obscenities and hurled eggs.
Enough Having Fun: Obama returns to Washington after a ridiculously brief vacation in Maine. Oddly, major problems appear to resolve themselves in his absence.
Testing, Testing: Assessments of BP oil well and cap return positive results. Lack of new disaster or bad news almost puzzling.
The Cliché Violence in Iraq Line: At least 43 dead in suicide bombing.
Toll Time: Toll fighting mayor makes up, embraces idea of toll on I-5 between Oregon and Washington.
Pendulums Return to Macabre Ways: Girl, 15, dies in Spain after accident on amusement park ride “El Pendulo”.
Drowned: Teen drowns in Skykomish River after rafting accident.
Captured: FBI catch major drug lord driving in Puerto Rico with wig. They’re not fooled.
Right to Bear Arms: Appears to allow shooting burglary suspects in the buttocks with a hunting bow. Victim was “stalked” for three blocks.
“Thoughts that this is going to kill the Gulf of Mexico are just wild overreactions,” said Jeffrey W. Short, a scientist who led some of the most important research after the Exxon Valdez spill and now works for an environmental advocacy group called Oceana. “It’s going to go away, the oil is. It’s not going to last forever.”
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