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Obama: No religion responsible for terrorism– The president said during a summit on countering extremism Wednesday, ‘We are not at war with Islam — we are at war with people who have perverted Islam.’ President Obama said military force alone will not defeat terrorism, and the nation must work with local communities to reduce the influence of those who advocate violent extremism. http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2015/02/18/obama-white-house-summit-on-countering-violent-extremism-speech/23631625/
Money is the top source of stress in our lives, beating out work, family responsibilities, and health concerns. This news isn’t super shocking—money has been the top stressor for a long time. But this year’s results show that our money worries could also be harming our health. Parents, younger adults, and those in lower-income households are especially feeling the strain. http://abcnews.go.com/Health/number-source-stress-america/story?id=29029565
Problem parking in Seattle? New service offers valet wherever you are
Large emergency response at the Westin in downtown Seattle. Witnesses reported seeing smoke. Hotel guests were evacuated and nearby streets are closed. Traffic is routed off 5th Ave.