A movie review of “Foxcatcher,” a strange and mesmerizing three-man character study, starring Steve Carell, Channing Tatum and Mark Ruffalo. Rating: 3 stars out of 4.
A movie review of “Elsa & Fred”: Michael Radford, director of the Oscar-winning “Il Postino,” made this late-career vehicle for Shirley MacLaine and Christopher Plummer. Rating: 2.5 stars out of 4.
Art-house screenings during the week of Dec. 19 include “It’s a Wonderful Life” at the Grand Illusion, “Hoop Dreams” at the Northwest Film Forum and a filmed version of the Bolshoi Ballet’s staging of “The Nutcracker” at several theaters.
A botched cyberattack aimed at unmasking Syrian dissidents has experts worried that the Islamic State group is adding malicious software to its arsenal.
In today's paper, we have a general update on the Huskies' recruiting efforts, which have taken off with five new commitments this week.
Those with some years and who still have memory will remember the nuclear power fiasco during Gov. Dan Evans’ reign, which came to be known as “Whoops,” a morph of the acronym for Washington Public Power Supply System. That resulted in the abandonment of half-built nuclear power pl
In a move that took some by surprise, the board of the Washington Health Benefit Exchange voted to take the exchange out of the business of managing customer payments and invoices.
Most U.S. citizens still can’t visit — nor use their credit/debit cards — in Cuba, even though President Obama is restoring ties with the country.
Redfin must finally be getting close to an exit.
Shares from the Seattle biotechnology company’s widely anticipated IPO will start trading Friday on Nasdaq under the ticker symbol JUNO. At $24, the IPO price implies a $2 billion market capitalization.
Inslee budget wouldn't fully fund class-size initiative: The $39 billion, two-year budget plan outlined by Gov. Jay Inslee this week includes $2.3 billion for K-12 education, but that amount falls short of the projected $2 billion needed in the next biennium for I-1351. Representative
Garden writer Ciscoe Morris on winter-blooming camellias and the pros and cons of using biochar, a charcoal-like substance left over from the process of making biofuel.
Airline’s first Airbus A380 — with a three-room private suite — has arrived in Abu Dhabi, and will start daily service to London on Dec. 27. Etihad also showcased its first Boeing Dreamliner on Thursday, with a smaller high-end suite.
The Seattle Seahawks announced today they have signed linebacker K.J. Wright to a four-year contract extension. Wright (above in Sunday's win over the 49ers) could have been a free agent at the end of the season and was regarded as a player the team considered a priority to re-sign. Sources had said
Newport returns state meet placers Andrew Pana, Dave Makharvoks, Will Dittig and Aaron Elhajj.
Nigel Williams-Goss is in his sophomore season with the 16th-ranked Huskies and has helped the team get off to an impressive 9-0 start.
The Stanford-bound senior will focus on getting back to the state meet, where he won two titles last February. His technique has been a focal point since he has yet to begin weight training.