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Separate investing, financial planning

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 11:01
When is a financial planner needed; fears about dollar devaluation; stocks in an IRA.

Risks, rewards of self-managing investment portfolios

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 11:01
There’s nothing wrong with managing your own low-cost portfolio, as long as you understand the risk involved and can find help for any additional financial concerns.

Investing in a Broadway show can be fun way to lose money

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 11:01
Fork over $250,000 and up, and the lead producer may agree to share credit as producer with you. If the show wins a Tony, you can be part of a small crowd of other “producers” who go on stage to claim it.

Money & Markets weekly review

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 11:00
Weekly roundup of stock market data

Girl dies after bouncy castle blows into air in China

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 10:49
BEIJING (AP) — A 3-year-old girl has died after falling from a bouncy castle that was blown into the air in southern China. The official Xinhua News Agency reported that the girl was playing in the inflatable castle outside a supermarket when a freak gale blew it away. It quoted Li Zhongji of the county’s […]

Tampa Bay pulls even in Stanley Cup Final series

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 10:48
Jason Garrison scored a tiebreaking, power-play goal with 11:11 to play as host Tampa Bay beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 to even the best-of-seven Stanley Cup Final at a game apiece.

It’s been a long, sometimes twisted, road back home for Steven Souza, Jr.

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 10:48
Everett native Steven Souza Jr., enjoys playing his first major-league game in Seattle

Death toll in Yangtze River capsizing tops 400

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 10:43
JIANLI, China (AP) — Hundreds of bodies retrieved from the Eastern Star pushed the death toll above 400, China’s state broadcaster reported Sunday, as disaster teams expanded the search of the Yangtze River for dozens more missing in China’s deadliest maritime disaster in nearly seven decades. Authorities have attributed the overturning of the cruise ship […]

Injured Boston fan expected to survive

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 10:42
A fan hit by a broken bat at Fenway Park is expected to survive after suffering life-threatening injuries during a game between the Oakland Athletics and Boston Red Sox.

Emerald Downs results and entries

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 10:41
Race results for Saturday, June 6; entries for Sunday, June 7.

Behind tough talk on Russia, G-7 leaders face tough reality

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 10:37
WASHINGTON (AP) — Behind the tough talk on Russia expected from President Barack Obama and other leaders gathering in Germany this weekend is a stark reality. None of the world powers believes the economic and diplomatic punishments levied on Russia for its alleged aggression in Ukraine are changing President Vladimir Putin’s calculus, yet there are […]

King James or Air Jordan? here’s a big vote for LeBron

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 10:34
“Michael Jordan could score and make big shots and look spectacular at times with wild-flying dunks, but LeBron can get you 18 rebounds. LeBron can get you 15 assists if he chooses to, or he can score 50 if he wanted to.”

Hundreds of young Syrians find academic home at US colleges

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 10:31
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Brothers Molham and Mohammad Kayali spray-painted anti-government graffiti around Aleppo University in northern Syria in early 2012 and held up flags in protest against President Bashar al Assad’s government. Worried that their lives were in danger, they gave up on school and fled to Turkey in September 2012. They were […]

Canada defeats China with late penalty kick

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 10:30
Christine Sinclair converted a penalty kick in the second minute of second-half stoppage time for Canada.

Game thread: Mariners vs. Rays — June 6

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 09:47
This is the live thread for Saturday's game between the Mariners and Rays from Safeco Field. Felix Hernandez takes the hill for the M's, who look to snap a season low seven-game losing streak.

E. coli leads to boil-water advisory for 600 homes near Gig Harbor

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 09:46
Residents of some 600 homes at Sea Cliff Estates in Gig Harbor are being told to boil their tap water after E. coli bacteria were found in the water supply, the state's health department said Saturday.

Fast Five: Commemorating the UW varsity eight’s five straight IRA national titles

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 09:41
Rowing at Washington dates to 1901, but last weekend UW men’s crew became the first program to win five straight IRA varsity eight titles after dominating the field Sunday at Mercer Lake in New Jersey.

Serena Williams wins French Open, her 20th major singles title

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 09:29
American Serena Williams, the world’s top-ranked tennis player, beat Lucie Safarova in the French Open final for her 20th major singles title.

Wild Waves forecast calls for getting wet in the sun

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 09:26
Families enjoy a sunny Saturday at the Federal Way theme park.

Boy, 4, found in pool, rushed to Children’s

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 06/07/2015 - 09:12
A 4-year-old boy was in critical condition Saturday after nearly drowning Saturday in an apartment-complex pool in Skyway.