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Photos: 2015 Emerald City Comicon ends with a bang

Photos: 2015 Emerald City Comicon ends with a bang
Emerald City Comicon is the largest comic book and pop culture convention in the Pacific Northwest. Thousands of people come to the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle for 3 days of cosplay, comic books, celebrities, panels and more. (Joshua Lewis / Seattle Refined)

Emerald City Comicon concluded it's three day comic book and pop culture convention on Sunday. Over the three days more than 75,000 people attended the convention in Downtown Seattle. 

Historic Washington home for sale for $4.1 million

Historic Washington home for sale for $4.1 million
This Des Moines four acre home is on the market for $4,185,000. (Image: Joshua Lewis / Seattle Refined)

Five beds, five baths, and a 20,000 square foot vintage automobile facility for 30 cars (with two paint booths, three showrooms, storage, barn, offices, reception area and ground keepers studio). 

Russell Brand named one of the world's greatest thinkers

Russell Brand named one of the world's greatest thinkers
Russell Brand and Barbara Brand Night Out in London. Russell was seen leaving his gig in Islington London with his mother Barbara on Thursday Night. Featuring: Russell Brand,Barbara Brand Where: London, United Kingdom When: 09 Aug 2013 Credit: Craig Harris/WENN.com

British actor/comedian Russell Brand has been voted the world's fourth greatest thinker in a new poll.

'Fifty Shades of Grey' director quits franchise

'Fifty Shades of Grey' director quits franchise
In this image released by Universal Pictures and Focus Features, Dakota Johnson, left, and Jamie Dornan appear in a scene from "Fifty Shades of Grey."

Director Sam Taylor-Johnson has confirmed she is quitting the "Fifty Shades of Grey" franchise, and will not return to helm the two planned sequels.

Northwest Summer Music Festival Roundup

Northwest Summer Music Festival Roundup
About a four hour drive from Seattle, Pemberton Music Festival is nestled under tree covered mountains in Pemberton, British Columbia. After an eight year hiatus, the biggest names in music and tens of thousands of fans came out for the three day festival with acts such as Outkast, Nine Inch Nails, Frank Ocean, Snoop Dog and more. July 18-20th 2014. (Joshua Lewis / KOMO News)

Your comprehensive guide to every music festival this Summer in the Northwest including Washington State, Oregon, and Canada.

Photos: Costumed fans go all out for Comicon Day 2

Photos: Costumed fans go all out for Comicon Day 2
Emerald City Comicon is the largest comic book and pop culture convention in the Pacific Northwest. Thousands of people come to the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle for 3 days of cosplay, comic books, celebrities, panels and more. (Joshua Lewis / Seattle Refined)

The fun is far from over on the second day of Emerald City Comicon at the WA State Convention Center, the largest comic book and pop culture convention in the Pacific Northwest.

Ninkasi blasts yeast into space, makes beer after re-entry

Ninkasi blasts yeast into space, makes beer after re-entry »Play Video
Jamie Floyd and Nikos Ridge take Ninkasi from Eugene to space.

It's one small step for Eugene, one giant leap for craft beer.

Last October, Ninkasi Brewing Company and Up Aerospace Incorporated launched six vials of yeast 77 miles above the Earth.

Why? Science!

Photos: It's baaack, Emerald City Comicon day 1

Photos: It's baaack, Emerald City Comicon day 1
Emerald City Comicon is the largest comic book and pop culture convention in the Pacific Northwest. Thousands of people come to the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle for 3 days of cosplay, comic books, celebrities, panels and more. (Joshua Lewis / Seattle Refined)

Emerald City Comicon is the largest comic book and pop culture convention in the Pacific Northwest. Thousands of people come to the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle for 3 days of cosplay, comic books, celebrities, panels and more.

Snoop Dogg developing family drama series

Snoop Dogg developing family drama series
Snoop Dogg, who now goes by Snoop Lion

Hip-hop icon Snoop Dogg is teaming up with "Menace II Society" director Allen Hughes to develop a new TV series about 1980s Los Angeles.

Movie-inspired bus sculpture hangs off Hong Kong hotel

Movie-inspired bus sculpture hangs off Hong Kong hotel
A full-sized bus sculpture hangs on the edge of Hong Kong's Peninsula Hotel. Courtesy of the Artist and Michelle D’Souza Fine Art/WENN.com
Don't worry; it's not the third installment of "Speed," but an installation from renowned artist Richard Wilson.

Watch Hannibal Buress play drums for Speedy Ortiz at SXSW

Watch Hannibal Buress play drums for Speedy Ortiz at SXSW
Photo by Paul Carter/Stereogum
Presumably for the hell of it, the great stand-up comic and Broad City star Hannibal Buress, currently enjoying the festivities at SXSW, said on Twitter that he’d like to drum for a band.

British royals dismiss Duchess Catherine birth reports

British royals dismiss Duchess Catherine birth reports
The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, visits the Fostering Network to celebrate the work of foster carers in providing support to vulnerable young people Featuring: The Duchess of Cambridge Where: London, United Kingdom When: 16 Jan 2015 Credit: Lia Toby/WENN.com

A representative for Britain's royal family has dismissed reports suggesting Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge has given birth a month early.

SPIN.com: The 5 best things we saw on Day 1 at SXSW

SPIN.com: The 5 best things we saw on Day 1 at SXSW
An electrifying hello from Speedy Ortiz at the House of Vans. (Photo: SPIN.com)

Austin's annual South by Southwest music conference kicked off on Tuesday night, with performances by such big-name acts as Mary J. Blige, Best Coast, Ludacris, and TV on the Radio for its first full day of showcases.