Listen Live Follow Us On:
For Email Marketing you can trust


Seattle Times Headlines

Syndicate content
The Seattle Times: Home

Roger Goodell still a commissioner under siege

2 hours 38 min ago
Roger Goodell said a lot of words Friday at his annual State of the Game news conference but few of substance. And none that will change anyone’s minds.

Australian paper mocked for obit of 'The Thorn Birds' author

2 hours 39 min ago
Australia's largest newspaper was facing sharp criticism over its obituary of the nation's most famous author, whom it described as plain and overweight.

Cirque du Soleil’s ‘Kurios’ thrills in steampunk mode

2 hours 40 min ago
Cirque du Soleil scores again with “Kurios,” a new show with a steampunk look that’s at Redmond’s Marymoor Park through March 22, 2015.

US mulls Middle East-North Africa category for 2020 census

2 hours 40 min ago
The federal government is considering allowing those of Middle Eastern and North African descent to identify as such on the next 10-year census, which could give Arab-Americans and other affected groups greater political clout and access to public funding, among other things.

Balloon crew makes history crossing Pacific Ocean

2 hours 40 min ago
A pair of American and Russian pilots has traveled farther and longer in a gas balloon than anyone in history, trying to eliminate any remaining debate over a century of records in long-distance ballooning.

A timeline of 'Suge' Knight's legal and medical troubles

2 hours 40 min ago
A look at Death Row Records founder Marion "Suge" Knight's troubles over the past 20 years:

Rap music mogul 'Suge' Knight arrested in fatal hit-and-run

2 hours 40 min ago
Marion "Suge" Knight, the impresario of gangster rap, has long been a perpetrator and victim of the violent life he promoted in song.

First lady defends 'American Sniper' at veterans event

2 hours 42 min ago
First lady Michelle Obama urged Hollywood to give a more accurate portrayal of veterans and defended the Oscar-nominated "American Sniper," which has received criticism for its depiction of war.

Jordan awaits proof hostage is alive after swap deadline

2 hours 42 min ago
The fates of a Japanese journalist and Jordanian military pilot were unknown Friday, a day after the latest purported deadline for a possible prisoner swap passed with no further word from the Islamic State group holding them captive.

Canada to criminalize public terror threats

2 hours 42 min ago
Canada announced a new anti-terror law Friday that will make it a crime for people to call for a terrorist attack, even if they don't make a specific threat.

Africans open new front in war on terror to fight Boko Haram

2 hours 42 min ago
Schoolgirls torn from their families in a mass kidnapping and forced into sexual slavery. Bombs that ripped through bus stations. The slaughter of hundreds of villagers, many with their throats cut.

Artillery fire kills at least 12 civilians in Donetsk

2 hours 42 min ago
Artillery fire killed at least 12 civilians in the main rebel stronghold of Donetsk on Friday amid fierce fighting between pro-Russia separatists and government troops as hopes for a break in hostilities were dashed when an attempt to call a new round of peace talks failed.

Allegation of marijuana theft surfaces against SPD officer at center of golf-club case

2 hours 42 min ago
A day after placing a Seattle police officer on desk duty, the Police Department is reviewing a new allegation that the officer previously stole marijuana for her personal use from evidence, a department official said Friday.

Paccar’s profits rise 16 percent

2 hours 42 min ago
The Bellevue-based truck maker said 2014 yielded the second best annual profit in the company’s century-long history.

Amazon gives prime gift to investors: nice profit

2 hours 44 min ago
Sales in the holiday quarter climbed 15 percent, leading to a profit well above most analyst predictions.

Snoqualmie making ice cream again after listeria problems resolved

2 hours 45 min ago
Snoqualmie Gourmet Ice Cream Inc., which supplies ice cream, gelato, custard, sorbet and other products to Seattle-area stores and restaurants, has resumed production after listeria at the Snohomish plant sickened two men.

Marshawn Lynch’s mode: just about that brand, boss

2 hours 45 min ago
Marshawn Lynch may get fined for wearing a “Beast Mode” hat this week. But it’s been a boon for a booming brand that Lynch wants to sell in department stores around the country.

Seattle vs. Boston on the economic playing field

2 hours 46 min ago
When it comes to the economy, Boston beats Seattle solidly, even though both cities are playing in the big leagues.

Photo printing from home has its rewards

2 hours 47 min ago
In this age when everyone views photos mostly on a screen, the printed picture may be a bit old-fashioned. But using an inkjet photo printer at home does have its rewards.

The Recruiting Corner

2 hours 49 min ago
By KJ Hiramoto