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The latest from news outlets and blogs around the Northwest and beyond, chosen by Crosscut editors.

A love rekindled more than 60 years later

After meeting at a California marine geology lab, Howard Attebury waited more than 60 years to reconnect with Cynthia Riggs, now a mystery writer. The rest is history.

BOSTON GLOBE

Burning Man isn't what you think

"This is a city with roads, street signs, with a volunteer force of street gas lamp lighters, with public services like coffee and porta potties and sewer trucks and water trucks to douse the roads, all included in the price of your taxes — er, ticket."

MASHABLE

Woman accuses Marshawn Lynch of assault

The Bellevue Police Department says it is investigating Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch for an alleged assault.  

NEWS TRIBUNE (TACOMA)

Tacoma firefighters in “Good Morning America” lip-sync contest

Fire up the pop songs and dance moves, because the Tacoma Fire Department is competing in a lip-syncing contest hosted by Good Morning America today. Watch the video and vote for Tacoma firefighters on GoodMorningAmerica.com.

YAHOO

Why yoga classes are so white

What are the ramifications of skinny, white women being the symbols for yoga in magazines? A lack of diversity ... but some studios are trying to change that. 

THE ATLANTIC
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