Outdoors

Idaho man killed by falling ice in Alaska national park

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A climber was killed and another was seriously injured when they were hit by a falling block of glacier ice in Alaska’s Denali National Park and Preserve, an official said Friday. The two were hit by the hanging serac after it dislodged from a peak off the West Fork of the...

Rant & Rave

Rant and Rave: Reader would rather mute fake crowd noise during Mariners games

RANT to sports channels that include very loud, fake noise in their broadcast of Mariners games. You probably think it makes the game more exciting. Viewers can see that the under 9,000 fans in the stadium are sitting quietly, yet we can hardly hear what you are saying since the background noise is so loud. Do you really...