Four days and more than 2,000 miles with 18 dogs: A typically 35-hour drive turned into 50 because of potty breaks and walks. Instead of spending Thanksgiving with family, Emily Basten and Lauren Barrios, co-founders of Texas charity Handme-Down Hounds, drove the pack from a shelter in San Antonio to PAWS in Lynnwood. Dogs named Mister Bubbles, Serena, Jazzy G, Norman, Luna and 13 others were ready for adoption on Monday. “They're fun.
The Sunday after Thanksgiving is one of the busiest travel days of the year, but many passengers at Sea-Tac Airport took it in stride. “My dad was like, ‘Man, it’s going to be bad out there today.’ It was pretty great, but I also left pretty early in the morning,” said Andrew Brandt, who traveled from Minneapolis to Seattle on SundaySarah Griffin, a junior at the University of Puget Sound, also flew on an earlier flight from San Jose to Seattle. Besides some turbulence, she arrived early.
Waves kicked up by strong winds Sunday caused some cars on a Washington state ferry to collide with each other. Video shot by ferry passenger Jeremy Ridgway showed what happened when a huge wave hit the car deck near the front of the 11:05 a.m. ferry traveling from Friday Harbor to Anacortes. "It was just like a wall of water came," Ridgway said. The wave pushed a car 10 feet back, causing it to crash into another.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".