by Mike Bookey
Cops are trying to make peace after a recent wave of shootings. (KXLY)
A missing University of Idaho student has been found dead. (Spokesman)
A CDA chef won a big contest to get his own restaurant. (KREM)
Seattle is getting its NBA team back, it looks like. I just hope that the new owners have actually met these "Sacramento Kings" in person and this isn't a Te'o-esque hoax. (Seattle Times)
Was Beyonce lip synching the national anthem at the inauguration yesterday? And do we care? (USA Today)
A professor at Harvard is asking if any ladies out there want to give birth to a neanderthal baby, Like...an actual cloned neanderthal. (Discovery)
And if you didn't see it on the blog yesterday, here's the most awkward date ever.