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Yakima toddler found crushed under dresser

Ed Rieckelman owner of Isaak's home furniture said that his number one priority when selling any furniture is the safety of his customers.He adds that customers need to play a big role by staying informed to avoid any accidents."Ask your…

Recently kidnapped Kennewick woman found dead

At 11:48 Sunday morning the body of Sandra Harris, 69, was discovered by the Benton County Sherrif's Office off of Coffin Road and Interstate-82. Initial information was given by a citizen traveling westbound on Coffin Road, towards I-82 and observed…

Band hopes to get David Bowie in record books

A Seattle-based tribute band Bowie Vision wants to set the record for the largest gathering of people dressed like David Bowie in one spot. During a gathering at The Showbox, Drummer Jeff Mosier told the Seattle Times it took about…

SNL takes final jab at last presidential debate

By Frank Pallotta (CNNMoney)"Welcome to the third and final presidential debate. Tonight is going to be a lot like the third 'Lord of the Rings' movie: You don't really want to watch. But hey, you've come this far." That's how…

Teacher wins pumpkin weigh-in contest

A third-grade teacher from Olympia has won the 43rd Annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay, California. Cindy Tobeck's pumpkin hit the scale are just over 19-hundred pounds. She calls the pumpkin Orange Crush and says the…

Backstreet Boys, *NSYNC manager Lou Pearlman dies

(CNN) -- Lou Pearlman, the disgraced star-maker behind 1990s boy bands *NSYNC and the Backstreet Boys, has died in prison, according to the Federal Bureau of Prisons. The 62-year-old producer died Friday, according to the bureau's inmate data base. Pearlman…

NBCUniversal buys 'Harry Potter'

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- NBCUniversal has struck a magical deal with Warner Bros.The company has acquired the broadcast and cable TV rights to the eight "Harry Potter" films in the franchise and the forthcoming "Fantastic Beasts" films.Starting July 1, 2018,…

BFT gears up for boat race weekend

This Saturday and Sunday from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m., Ben Franklin Transit will offer shuttle service to and from the HAPO Columbia Cup races. Buses will stop at Richland's Knight Street Transit Center, Pasco 22nd Avenue Transit Center, Ed…

Tony's Taco Truck 17 Years And Going Strong

For a food lover like me it didn't take long to ask where the best taco truck in town was. "That's easy," said a co-worker of mine. "Tony's Taco Truck on Clearwater," he continued."He's got the biggest and best burritos…

Celebrate Christmas at Harry Potter's Hogwarts

(CNN) -- What Muggle hasn't wanted to eat dinner in the Great Hall at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry?Now, imagine dining there at Christmas. The Hogwarts dining room made famous in J.K. Rowling's "Harry Potter" books and movies will…

'Turd Ferguson' makes it to real 'Jeopardy'

(CNN) -- If there is a trolling hall of fame, Talia Lavin deserves to be inducted.Lavin managed to get "Jeopardy" host Alex Trebek to say "Turd Ferguson" during final jeopardy Wednesday. As fans of "Saturday Night Live" know, that name…

MTV VMAs 2015: What in the world happened?

(CNN) -- Leave it to the MTV Video Music Awards to give folks plenty to talk about the next day.There were triumph and tears, politics and bare boobs. Seriously. We are not even joking.Here's what you may have missed if…

Report: Paula Deen to join 'DWTS'

(CNN) -- And the next contestant on "Dancing With the Stars" is ... Paula Deen?According to Variety, the celebrity chef will be joining the cast of ABC's hit show, which has been announcing new cast members in piecemeal fashion.E! and…

Retailers offering Caitlyn Jenner costumes for Halloween

(CNN) -- Halloween is a long way off but one costume already has emerged as controversial.Several retailers are offering Caitlyn Jenner Halloween costumes featuring variations of the ensemble worn by the transgender trailblazer for her iconic Vanity Fair cover.Critics say…

Josh Duggar enters rehab, family says

(CNN) -- Josh Duggar, the eldest of the Duggar children, is going into rehab, the family said in a statement Wednesday."Yesterday Josh checked himself into a long-term treatment center," the family said in a posting on duggarfamily.com. "For him it…

Bindi Irwin to join 'Dancing With the Stars'

(CNN) -- Wildlife conservationist Bindi Irwin is the first celebrity dancer revealed for the latest season of "Dancing With the Stars," which premieres September 14.The 17-year-old Australian is the daughter of Terri Irwin and the late Steve Irwin, the Crocodile…

Foo Fighters 'rickroll' Westboro Baptist Church

(CNN) -- Foo Fighters won the Internet over the weekend.The group turned the tables on Westboro Baptist Church members protesting outside the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri, on Friday before the Foos' concert.Lead singer Dave Grohl and the gang…

Disney previews its new princess, Moana

(CNN) -- Watch out, Elsa and Anna!The next Disney princess to travel on a voyage of self-discovery will be arriving next year, and the head honchos at Disney hope their Polynesian princess is as popular as the Snow Queen-inspired duo.Moana's…