Monday, May 16, 2011
On final Endeavor — Space shuttle Endeavor soars away from Earth this morning on its last mission. (AP)
Hard math — Spokane Schools braces for $9-12 million in state funding cuts, begins calculating how to make up the gap. (SR)
This little piggy went to Heaven — Woman's 400-pound porker fought the law. And the law won. (KXLY)
Loggers & tree-huggers — A year after everybody hailed a collaborative breakthrough between timber interests and environmentalists in northeast Washington, nobody's singing "Kumbaya." (Crosscut)
Hitting the ceiling — US reaches debt limit this morning, Treasury Secretary begins shutting down spending. (BBC)
BONUS! Who fought the law? — Why, Green Day. Live!