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Browns name Brian Hoyer starter

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 14:46
Brian Hoyer defied long odds — and stiff-armed Johnny Football — to keep his dream job.

WSU grizzly smarter than the average bear

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 14:46
A study at Washington State University is demonstrating that grizzly bears can learn to use primitive tools.

Indian guru B.K.S. Iyengar helped bring yoga to the West

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 14:46
A meeting in 1952 with violinist Yehudi Menuhin, an early yoga devotee, proved to be a turning point, and B.K.S. Iyengar began traveling with Menuhin, eventually opening institutes on six continents.

2 employees killed outside Kent gas station

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 14:46
UPDATE, 8 p.m. | Kent police have arrested a suspect in connection with the fatal shooting, KING 5 News reported.

Ferguson reveals a growing gap in a black and white world

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 14:30
Beneath the shooting and protests in Ferguson, Mo., one can feel the heat of two races moving apart.

Sounders only manage a 1-1 tie with Earthquakes

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 14:30
The Sounders were looking to pick up a win at home against the Earthquakes on Wednesday night and were only able to manage a 1-1 draw, as Chris Wondolowski cancelled out Chad Barrett’s second-half goal with one of his own in the 65th minute.

Ukraine's rebel capital seeks ersatz normality

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 14:22
It has been weeks since Donetsk last had a traffic jam.

50,000 quarantined in Liberia slum to contain spread of Ebola

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 14:16
Over the weekend, residents angry about the placement of an Ebola center in Monrovia’s West Point slum attacked the facility, chasing away sick patients and carrying off bloody sheets and other, possibly contaminated items.

First impressions: Sounders 1, Earthquakes 1

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 14:16
First impressions from Seattle’s 1-1 draw against the San Jose Earthquakes on Wednesday night at CenturyLink Field, as Chris Wondolowski cancelled out Chad Barrett’s second-half goal with one of his own in the 65th minute.

Angels pitcher Garrett Richards suffers serious injury to left knee

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 14:16
Richards suffers patellar injury to left knee when he catches cleat in dirt. He will be evaluated further on Thursday.

On the Air

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 14:03

Utes hope return of QB Travis Wilson means a return to bowl game

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 14:01
Quarterback Travis Wilson was injured last year and it looked like his career might be over. But he’s back this season and Utah is hoping he can help turn around an offense that was one of the Pac-12’s worst last season.

High-school football practices get underway in the Seattle area

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 13:30
Prep football practices in the Seattle area started Wednesday and even Seahawks coach Pete Carroll acknowledged the day’s importance, tweeting: “Best wishes to all the Washington high school football teams getting started today! Compete to be your best!”

An 86-year-old Utah woman writes romance novel

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 13:29
An 86-year-old Utah woman became a first-time novelist by writing a steamy romance novel about a bored housewife.

Matt Pentz' MLS power rankings, 8/20

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 13:16
Real Salt Lake is rising and the L.A. Galaxy tumbling in this week's league power rankings.

$21,000 falls off money truck after casino pickup

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 13:16
Nearly $21,000 is missing after the cash fell from the roof of an armored truck that had picked it up from a soon-to-be-closed Atlantic City casino.

Slain journalist was drawn to conflict zones

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 13:14
James Foley, who was known as Jim, was the oldest of five siblings in a Roman Catholic family. He graduated from Marquette University and went on to work as an educator through Teach for America, He went back to school to get a graduate degree in journalism at Northwestern University.

Seattle Seahawks showing mid-season fighting form?

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 12:31
A brief dust-up between Seattle Seahawks safety Earl Thomas and cornerback Tharold Simon during the team's warmup period today was captured by multiple local TV  stations and shown during evening newscasts Wednesday night.

Huskies hope to do a better job protecting quarterbacks

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 12:26
Washington’s experienced offensive line would like to improve on pass protection this season. Last year, the Huskies allowed 30 sacks.