Democrats in the 48th District hope they can elect a “real Democrat” in November now that state Sen. Rodney Tom is on his way out. Competing in the Eastside race are Democratic state Rep. Cyrus Habib and Michelle, Darnell, who calls herself a Republican, populist and libertarian.
Urban density done right makes for happy cities, advocate says.
After a forensic analysis, defense attorneys have been provided a lengthy list of inadvertently dropped frames from Seattle police patrol-car video, giving the lawyers the opportunity to challenge cases in court.
In the traditionally male-dominated world of taxi driving, companies like Lyft and UberX are bringing in more female drivers.
Nicole & Co.
With a new book and a Seattle visit, legendary TV producer Norman Lear is going strong into his 10th decade.
Huskies earn 3-1 victory over Arizona to improve to 19-0
Manning throws four touchdown passes to surpass the mark of 508 by Brett Favre as Denver routs San Francisco 42-17.
Ben Martin made a 45-foot eagle putt to regain the lead and finished with a 20-foot birdie putt for a 3-under-par 68 and his first PGA Tour victory in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open in Las Vegas.
In each game of the best-of-seven AL Championship Series against Baltimore, Kansas City’s three-headed monster of Kelvin Herrera, Wade Davis and All-Star closer Greg Holland slammed the door on the Orioles. They helped the Royals sweep the ALCS and return the World Series after a 29-year abs
Aaron Rodgers throws three touchdown passes and Packers build 35-3 lead before winning 38-17.
The Seahawks were hoping to emphasize the running game after trading Percy Harvin, but the team was left scrambling when fullback Derrick Coleman broke his feet in pregame warm-ups.
The road to the College Football Playoff seemingly is open for second-ranked Florida State after its controversial 31-27 victory over then-No. 5 Notre Dame on Saturday.
After a crazy weekend that left Seattle’s season more uncertain than ever, cornerback Richard Sherman was sure of one thing — when the whistle blew, he had possession of a fumble by St. Louis’ Tre Mason with 1:14 left in the game.
Most, but not all, say slow start Sunday had nothing to do with surprising trade that happened Friday
If a truth emerged from Seattle’s 28-26 loss Sunday against the Rams, the players inside the Seahawks’ locker room had no trouble finding it. “Special teams killed us all day,” safety Earl Thomas said.
The Seahawks made plays on offense, but were undone by an awful day on special teams in their 28-26 loss to the Rams.
Steelers try to continue unbeaten Monday night streak at Heinz Field.
Dr. Jim Yong Kim, the World Bank president, has become a key figure in a crisis that has exposed yawning gaps in the world’s capacity to respond to deadly epidemics. But his brash style has alienated many at the bank he leads.
Steve Ballmer and Tim Cook were both “business guys” who took over huge tech companies from brilliant founders who built unmatchable brands. And their approach to their businesses may have more similarities than many think.
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U.S. businesses were much less likely to boost pay in the third quarter than in previous months, even as hiring remained healthy, a sign that wage gains may remain weak in the coming months.
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The stock market needs to see a therapist.
Argentina launched its first domestically built communications satellite Thursday.
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A planned strike by pilots at Lufthansa has been expanded to include a one-day walkout Tuesday at the German airline's long-haul fleet.
Some meditation and mindfulness trainers are using technology in interesting ways. They range from simple meditation timers to complete courses.
Notable hires and promotions
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Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has ordered the military to prepare and train a 30-member medical support team that could provide short-term help to civilian health professionals if there are more Ebola cases in the United States.
A cruise ship carrying a Dallas health care worker who was being monitored for Ebola returned to port Sunday after an eventful seven-day trip in which passengers had their vacations briefly disrupted with an infectious disease scare.
New York resident Matt Ficarra has been paralyzed from the chest down since an accident three years ago, but that didn't stop him from walking down the aisle.
Troops from the rival Koreas exchanged gunfire Sunday along their heavily fortified border in the second such shooting in less than 10 days, South Korean officials said. There were no reports of injuries or property damage, but the 10 minutes of shooting highlighted rising tensions between the divided countries.
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Keene State College students quickly cleaned up from a chaotic weekend on Sunday after violent parties near the city's annual pumpkin festival led to destruction, dozens of arrests and multiple injuries.
Catholic bishops scrapped their landmark welcome to gays Saturday, showing deep divisions at the end of a two-week meeting sought by Pope Francis to chart a more merciful approach to ministering to Catholic families.
A ban on travel from West Africa might seem like a simple and smart response to the frightening Ebola outbreak there. It's become a central demand of Republicans on Capitol Hill and some Democrats, and is popular with the public. But health experts are nearly unanimous in saying it's a bad idea that could backfire.
Choose Garrow, Shah and Tavel for King County judge.
Children who were sold for sex online deserve their day in court, writes guest columnist John D. Ryan.
E.J. Dionne / Syndicated columnist
This year, it’s not hard to see coded messages in Republican advertisements blanketing the airwaves tying the Islamic State and even Ebola fears to immigration and border security, writes syndicated columnist E.J. Dionne Jr.
British historian Ruth Goodman set herself a daunting task: To live, for long stretches of time, exactly the way the Victorians did. She chronicles the results in her delightful book “How to Be a Victorian: A Dawn-to-Dusk Guide to Victorian Life.”
A look at new shows at Bellevue Arts Museum: glass sculpture by Nick Mount, carpenter’s tools by John Economaki and Bridge City Tool Works, (both through Feb. 1, 2015) and ceramics by Jason Walker (through March 1, 2015).
An interview with Lynn Shelton, whose Sundance hit “Laggies” will open in Seattle-area theaters on Oct. 24, 2014.
In Seattle author Urban Waite’s latest novel, “Sometimes the Wolf,” a son, a sheriff in the North Cascades, must ride herd on his ex-con father’s activities. Waite reads in October at several Seattle-area locations.
Two new biographies by historians James McPherson and Richard Brookhiser examine the leadership capabilities of Confederate president Jefferson Davis and U.S. President Abraham Lincoln as they struggled to preserve their governments during the Civil War.
“Black-ish,” “Title” and “Title” top the list of promising new shows, according to our TV Picks writer, Doug Knoop.
“Killing Patton” is the top nonfiction book seller.
“The Boys in the Boat” and “Gone Girl” selling well in paperback.
Week of Oct. 19 brings pumpkins and animals, Dylan, and “The Fantasticks.”
If you’re tired all day, your sleep habits need work. Avoid daytime napping, exercise before bedtime and checking your email in bed.
The People's Pharmacy
People’s Pharmacy on an alternative treatment for the skin condition psoriasis, vitamin A oil for plantar warts and a remedy for constipation.
Fit & Fun
A Cascade Orienteering Club evening event Oct. 25 involves finding as many locations on a map as fast as you can while avoiding getting “bitten.”
Carolyn says: so what if your cousin is your half-brother? And, dating a charming lush is not worth losing sleep over.
A whimsical fantasy of wafting sheers, white broderie anglaise, colorful flounces and beaded patterns on dresses that looked as if they could sprout wings and fly away.