Stories tagged: Seattle
Tue., March 15, 2016, 9:36 a.m.
Vice President Joe Biden will meet with researchers at Seattle’s Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center on Monday. The center says the vice president’s visit is part of a listening tour …
Tue., March 15, 2016, 7:58 a.m.
Oklahoma City officials say the death of an Asian elephant that was transferred from Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo was likely due to an abnormality in her teeth that prevented her …
Tue., March 15, 2016, 7:56 a.m.
SEATTLE – A new 3-mile segment of Link light rail is scheduled to open Saturday, adding travel from the University of Washington to downtown Seattle and the airport. Sound Transit …
Tue., March 15, 2016, 7:42 a.m.
A former King County high school cheerleading coach has pleaded not guilty to charges that he sent nude photos of himself to two students on the cheer squad.
Mon., March 14, 2016, 7:47 a.m.
Thousands of people are still without power Monday morning a day after a fierce wind storm whipped through Western Washington.
Sun., March 13, 2016, 5:03 p.m.
SEATTLE – A man has died after a large tree fell on his car in Seattle as a strong wind storm battered much of Western Washington. The Seattle Fire Department …
Fri., March 11, 2016, 9:52 a.m.
Seattle’s mayor has signed an executive order aimed at making public spaces safer for transgender and gender-diverse people.
Thu., March 10, 2016, 10:40 a.m.
Federal agents have raided a Seattle home to remove dangerous chemicals used to make the synthetic opiate known as fentanyl.
Thu., March 10, 2016, 7:45 a.m.
SEATTLE – Hillary Clinton is planning a visit to the Seattle area to raise money before the state’s Democratic caucuses. The Seattle Times reported the fundraiser is set for March …
Wed., March 9, 2016, 12:14 p.m.
The Washington State Lottery says someone in Seattle has won a $157 million Mega Millions jackpot.
Wed., March 9, 2016, 10:34 a.m.
The city of Seattle is the latest member of President Obama’s TechHire program, a push to get more people working in tech jobs through college and nontraditional training programs.
UPDATED: Wed., March 9, 2016, 10:40 a.m.
A natural gas explosion rocked a Seattle neighborhood early Wednesday, sending nine firefighters to the hospital and reducing businesses to rubble.
Tue., March 8, 2016, 3:49 p.m.
In its quest to build out its fashion business, Amazon.com may disrupt the world of TV talk shows, too – with a nightly live show dedicated to fashion and beauty. …
Mon., March 7, 2016, 10:31 a.m.
Police say a 92-year-old Washington woman is being treated for life-threatening injuries after she was mauled by dogs.
Wed., March 2, 2016, 8:42 a.m.
Officials say more than 10,000 customers around western Washington remained without power following blustery, rainy weather.
Tue., March 1, 2016, 4:06 p.m.
Officials say more than 50,000 customers in Seattle and around western Washington are without power due to blustery weather, downed trees and power lines.
Tue., March 1, 2016, 8:13 a.m.
Seattle officials are looking at ways to handle the city’s bike sharing program and some say the best option may be to abandon it.
Mon., Feb. 29, 2016, 9:42 a.m.
The largest cargo ship to visit the United States, the CMA CGM Benjamin Franklin, arrived in Seattle Monday morning.
Sat., Feb. 27, 2016
Tall buildings run counter to the theme this campaign season: ordinary Americans wanting their power back.
Fri., Feb. 26, 2016, 8:19 a.m.
One of the biggest ships to ever enter American waters is set to arrive in Seattle on Monday.
Fri., Feb. 26, 2016, 8:15 a.m.
The King County executive has proposed installing cameras on all Metro buses for driver safety.
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016, 2:54 p.m.
An armed man shot by police on Sunday has died in the hospital. Seattle police says two officers were investigating a suspicious car in north Seattle around 3:30 p.m. when …
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016, 2:53 p.m.
Police say two men were wounded by gunfire near a library in the Beacon Hill area of Seattle.
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016, 2:48 p.m.
Jim McNerney is stepping down as Boeing chairman and will be succeeded March 1 by Dennis Muilenburg, who will remain the company’s CEO as well.
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016, 9:19 a.m.
Red light cameras led to nearly 40,000 tickets in Seattle in 2015. Now Washington’s largest city is considering adding more.
Sun., Feb. 21, 2016, 5 a.m.
Ever since the marmot trappers decided to settle along this this wide spot next to a river, Spokane has suffered from an inferiority complex of not being as cool as …
Fri., Feb. 19, 2016, 8:59 a.m.
The National Weather Service says Seattle has broken a record for winter rainfall.
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 3:20 p.m.
Nordstrom’s fourth-quarter earnings failed to meet Wall Street expectations, following a dismal third quarter in which it also failed to meet analysts’ expectations and lowered its outlook for the year.
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 11:06 a.m.
More than a dozen workers at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport filed lawsuits on Wednesday over the $15 minimum wage they say they have not been paid.
Tue., Feb. 16, 2016, 12:48 p.m.
A flight headed to Seattle from Reagan National Airport had to make an emergency landing at nearby Dulles International Airport after its pilots reported smoke in the cockpit.