Eastwood Went Rogue, But Not Without Help: Romney staffers apparently gave Clint Eastwood full creative control over his RNC speech, not requiring rehearsals or the use of a teleprompter.
Paralympics Enter Day 3: And The Guardianrecaps Day 2 of the already hugely successful Paralympic Games.
Doing Biking Infrastructure Right: While Seattle can barely muster up two sharrows to rub together, Copenhagen just completed the first leg of a massive network of biking paths, known as the "cycling superhighway," linking the city to the suburbs.
Renton Fry's to Pay $2.3 Million Over Sexting Lawsuit: After two years of reportedly obstructing government investigations into an assistant manager's alleged sext-ual abuse of an employee, the Fry's Electronics in Renton will pay out near-record settlements to the victim and her supervisor, who was fired after trying to look into the problem.
Pop the Champagne: King County foreclosures dropped 18 percent in the second quarter of this year, a 28 percent drop from last year.