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Navy says sunken wreck is USS Houston from WW II

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 13:46
Navy divers from the U.S. and Indonesia confirmed that a sunken vessel in the Java Sea is the World War II wreck of the USS Houston, a cruiser sunk by the Japanese.

Gonzalo Pineda enjoys taking on the pressure for the Sounders

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 13:20
Defensive midfielder Gonzalo Pineda making numerous contributions for Sounders that don’t always draw big-time attention.

Kris Richard, the man behind the Legion of Boom, prepares his unit for latest challenge

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 13:20
Seahawks defensive backs coach Kris Richard, just 34 years old, quickly converted from a player to a valuable assistant.

In trying to replace Austin Seferian-Jenkins, Huskies may go with by-committee approach

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 13:17
Joshua Perkins and Darrell Daniels appear to be in the lead for the starting tight end job, but the Huskies will likely rely on a by-committee approach at the spot once occupied by Austin Seferian-Jenkins.

Peanut, almond butter recalled for salmonella risk

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 13:16
A unit of Hain Celestial Group Inc. is recalling some peanut and almond butter because of possible salmonella contamination.

More than 300 attend panel on diversity in theater, post-‘Mikado’

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 13:16
A panel of theater artists as well as more than 300 others took part in the Artistic Freedom & Artistic Responsibility Forum in Seattle, organized in response to controversy around a local production of “The Mikado.”

Cleveland holds off on naming starting quarterback

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 13:16
Browns coach Mike Pettine said he is not ready to pick between rookie Johnny Manziel and Brian Hoyer for season opener against Pittsburgh.

Ethics board votes to limit free meals for lawmakers

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 13:16
In a preliminary vote, the Legislative Ethics Board in Olympia has voted to restrict legislators to 12 free meals from lobbyists per year. A final vote is likely later this year.

More on the big return day for Seahawks linebacker Malcolm Smith

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 13:15
As we wrote here earlier, today was a big day for Super Bowl MVP Malcolm Smith as he announced his return to Seahawks practice with a spectacular one-handed interception.

Sounders announce changes to season-ticket package

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 13:14
Sounders FC has announced changes to its season-ticket plan for the 2015 season, the most significant being the addition of a 19th match and a price hike.

UW's Chris Petersen on running backs: 'We're going to need them all'

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 13:13
Chris Petersen's Q&A session with the media after Tuesday's practice:

Rich Rodriguez, Arizona remain uncertain at quarterback

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 12:16
The consuming sporting passion in Tucson these days — other than speculation over who will be the next all-planet basketball recruit to commit to Arizona — is debating who might win the Wildcats’ quarterback job.

Americans feel better about economy, loosening purse strings

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 12:16
Across the broad middle of the income spectrum, a bevy of indicators shows that ordinary Americans feel better about the economy and are loosening the purse strings.

Hot weather takes toll on wheat crop

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 12:16
The Spokesman-Review reported Tuesday that farmers estimate this year’s crop is down an average 30 percent from last year’s yield and slightly below the 10-year average.

Phillies find out just how special Hisashi Iwakuma is as the Mariners post a 5-2 victory

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 12:07
Seattle right-hander throws eight shutout innings with pinpoint control to net 11 strikeouts

Bainbridge protester comes down from tree after sit-in

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 11:00
UPDATE, 7:45 p.m. | Chiara D'Angelo is coming down from the tree and will not be arrested, according to the city of Bainbridge Island.

A Castro breaks tradition with 'no' vote in Cuba

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 10:57
Yet another revolutionary tradition has been broken in Cuba: A lawmaker voted "no" in parliament.

Thousands of intense earthquakes rock Iceland

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 10:57
Thousands of small intense earthquakes are rocking Iceland amid concerns that one of the country's volcanoes may be close to erupting.