Stories tagged: Seattle
Fri., April 29, 2016, 1:30 p.m.
The Seattle City Council is scheduled to vote Monday on whether to vacate a stretch of the road where investor Chris Hansen hopes to eventually build the arena that could …
Fri., April 29, 2016, 9:38 a.m.
An Amazon.com internal investigation determined that its online retail business has sold and delivered about $100,000 worth of products to Iranian customers subject to U.S. government sanctions.
Fri., April 29, 2016, 6:47 a.m.
Year-round flights to Mexico from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport will start in July. Port of Seattle officials said in a Thursday news release that Volaris Airlines will fly between Guadalajara and …
Thu., April 28, 2016, 3:19 p.m.
Richland officials have rejected a plan to add a public market similar to Seattle’s Pike Place to its development plans.
Thu., April 28, 2016, 12:13 p.m.
Officials say a Dallas-bound American Airlines flight returned to the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport shortly after takeoff after a bird strike left a large dent on the jetliner’s nose.
Thu., April 28, 2016, 12:09 p.m.
Seattle commuters are bracing for a two-week closure of the Alaskan Way Viaduct by adjusting work schedules or making plans to bike, bus or take other transportation to work.
Thu., April 28, 2016, 10:32 a.m.
An environmental effort in Seattle to stop residents from tossing food scraps and other compost into the trash was ruled unconstitutional on Wednesday by a judge who said trash collectors …
Wed., April 27, 2016, 11:25 p.m.
Surely it can’t be a coincidence that Howard Lincoln’s leave-taking came on the day the Seattle Mariners found themselves atop the American League West standings, two glorious games over .500.
Wed., April 27, 2016, 10:52 p.m.
Wed., April 27, 2016, 9:30 p.m.
OK, so you want to know how if not whom the Seahawks will draft. You really want to know whether they will finally get those offensive linemen we all say …
Tue., April 26, 2016, 10:33 p.m.
Robinson Cano hit a grand slam and drove in six runs, Nathan Karns threw seven shutout innings and the Seattle Mariners beat the Houston Astros 11-1 on Tuesday night.
Tue., April 26, 2016, 9:45 p.m.
RENTON, Wash. – Every few minutes on Tuesday, John Schneider’s phone would ding while resting next to him on the table. Another message for Seattle’s general manager in the hours …
Tue., April 26, 2016, 9:11 a.m.
Court documents released Monday say one of the brothers charged in the presumed killings of a married Arlington couple tried to cash a check for $96,000 before he went on …
Mon., April 25, 2016, 1:30 p.m.
Leukemia patients out of options and given just months to live have achieved sustained remissions thanks to a new twist on cancer immunotherapy, according to a highly anticipated study from …
Mon., April 25, 2016, 11:25 a.m.
Seattle’s Alaskan Way Viaduct is set to close for two weeks starting Friday and transportation officials are urging commuters to plan ahead.
Mon., April 25, 2016, 9:28 a.m.
The new State Route 520 floating bridge over Lake Washington in Seattle has opened to traffic in both directions.
Mon., April 25, 2016, 7:11 a.m.
Officials with Seattle Public Utilities say testing at several homes has determined that the water is safe to drink following concerns over high lead levels.
Thu., April 21, 2016, 9:20 a.m.
A Redmond, Washington, company has won a $67 million contract with NASA to build a propulsion system that will help explore deep space and Mars.
Wed., April 20, 2016, 6:29 p.m.
Authorities say the body of a teenage boy who disappeared while swimming across the Green River has been recovered.
Wed., April 20, 2016, 8:59 a.m.
Three Seattle-area companies are among the 25 highest-paying firms in the U.S., according to a list released Wednesday by employer-review site Glassdoor.
Tue., April 19, 2016, 2:04 p.m.
Microsoft’s internal news staff published a 6,500-word treatise on Monday arguing that software services are becoming more important to people’s lives than the physical gadgets they’re accessed from.
Mon., April 18, 2016, 3:19 p.m.
Police say human remains found at a Seattle recycling center are believed to be connected to a woman who was slain and dismembered.
Mon., April 18, 2016, 2:40 p.m.
Nordstrom Inc. says it will be cutting about 350 to 400 jobs as it looks to be more nimble at a time where shoppers are shifting their spending more online.
Thu., April 14, 2016, 8:59 a.m.
Tech giant Amazon is offering a building it owns in downtown Seattle as a temporary shelter for homeless families.
Wed., April 13, 2016, 4:07 p.m.
A break-in at a children’s bookstore led Seattle police to an illegal marijuana growing operation in a commercial space next door.
Thu., April 7, 2016, 3:09 p.m.
As Seattle’s tunnel project prepares to bore beneath the Alaskan Way Viaduct, city and state officials are worried about growing sinkhole risks.
Thu., April 7, 2016, 3:05 p.m.
Officials with the South Carolina Department of Revenue expect more arrests after 13 Boeing workers were charged with evading state income taxes.
Thu., April 7, 2016, 3:05 p.m.
Authorities say two men died in Seattle’s Delridge neighborhood on Thursday after a man fleeing police in a stolen car crashed into another vehicle, killing both drivers.
Wed., April 6, 2016, 6:29 p.m.
Officials say a gray whale has been spotted in and around Ballard locks in Seattle in the past couple weeks.
Tue., April 5, 2016, 7:48 a.m.
SEATTLE – An early morning carjacking led to a high-speed chase and a crash in the Interstate 90 tunnel that closed eastbound lanes for hours. KOMO-TV reported that it all …