Announcing the winners of the 2014 Thrift-shop Showdown — a contest presented by The Seattle Times and Dana Landon's style blog, It's My Darlin.' Clockwise from left are grand-prize winner Elodie Piquet and daughter Aya, youth winner Anaïs Gurrola and editor's choice Michael Lynch.
Rebuilding has barely started in some of Japan’s hardest-hit communities, and one expert warns the Pacific Northwest isn’t learning from Japan’s experience.
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UPDATE - 02:42 PM No consensus on how to notify data breach victims
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I found it easier to find health violations at my neighborhood restaurant than about problems at my kid's child-care center.Jonathan Martin, column: "Make child care transparent for parents"
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