Teenage boys at a high school in Washington state are encouraging girls to "look their finest" so they can vote on which girl is sexiest. School officials are against the contest, but they say there's not much they can do to stop it.
North shore residents were out waving signs Sunday, protesting against the State Department of Transportation's short-term plan to install barriers at the parking area across from Laniakea Beach. Residents have been dealing with the traffic issue there for years.
After weeks of mass protests over his U-turn away from the European Union, Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich backed a call for talks involving the opposition to work out a compromise, his website said Monday.