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June 9 TV Picks: ‘Stitchers’ on ABC Family

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 20:07
Also airing Tuesday, June 9, 2015: “iZombie” on The CW and “Younger” on TV Land.

Grades, clubs — and your discipline record? Many colleges weigh suspension in admission decisions

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 20:05
Being suspended in high school can crush your chances of college acceptance, but many districts — including Seattle — have no policy on whether to release that information to colleges that ask for it.

A memoir of memory loss, basic skills for the world’s end

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 19:03
New books by Seattle-area authors include a memoir involving brain injury, 100 skills you will need for the end of the world, and a wide-ranging look at the ideological and political conflicts of our time.

Vincent Bugliosi, prosecutor in Manson trial, dies at 80

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 14:02
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Vincent Bugliosi, a prosecutor who parlayed his handling of the Charles Manson trial into a career as a bestselling author, has died, his son said Monday night. He was 80 years old. Bugliosi, who had struggled with cancer in recent years, died Saturday night at a hospital in Los Angeles, his […]

Mariners take pitchers Nick Neidert and Andrew Moore in MLB draft

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 13:47
After waiting for over four and half hours and watching 59 players selected, the Mariners finally got to make a pick in the MLB amateur draft, selecting right-handed high school pitcher Nick Neidert in the second round with the 60th overall pick. Then the Mariners wrapped up their first day of the draft by taking right-handed pitcher Andrew Moore.

Vanuatu villagers wait for eternal life — from Prince Philip

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 13:42
YAKEL, Vanuatu (AP) — Standing under his sacred banyan tree, Albi Nagia sings as he cracks open a coconut with a few deft strikes from his bush machete. He chews the meat inside and spits it out in a shower, to the delight of the gathering chickens. He is praying to Prince Philip. Yes, that […]

Rainiers beat Sacramento, 7-3

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 13:19
John Hicks hit a three-run home run and Sam Gaviglio went six innings to lead the Tacoma Rainiers to a 7-3 victory over the Sacramento River Cats on Monday night.

Truck carrying 2,200 pigs overturns on Ohio highway

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 13:03
XENIA, Ohio (AP) — A semitrailer carrying 2,200 piglets has overturned on an Ohio highway. Numerous agencies and volunteers worked to corral the animals after the crash Monday night on U.S. Route 35 in Xenia Township, near Dayton. Crews picked up the squealing pigs by their hind legs. They were taken to Greene County Fairgrounds. […]

Road victory gives Tampa Bay 2-1 series lead in Stanley Cup Final

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 12:58
Victor Hedman had two assists while hounding Chicago’s elite group of forwards, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the host Blackhawks 3-2 to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven Stanley Cup Final.

Amateurs coming to U.S. Open in full force

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 12:52
Amateurs land nearly a quarter of available qualying spots

Shortstops taken with top picks in MLB draft

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 12:46
Arizona selects Vanderbilt’s Dansby Swanson with the No. 1 pick. Houston takes LSU’s Alex Bregman at No. 2.

Iowa State hires Steve Prohm as men’s basketball coach

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 12:46
Iowa State has hired Murray State’s Steve Prohm as its men’s basketball coach. Prohm, 40, replaces Fred Hoiberg, who left last week to become coach of the NBA Chicago Bulls.

Megan Rapinoe leads U.S. to victory in its Women’s World Cup opener

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 12:42
U.S. midfielder Megan Rapinoe, who plays for Seattle Reign FC, scored twice in a 3-1 victory over Australia in the team’s opener at the Women’s World Cup. Hope Solo, Reign FC goalkeeper, made five saves for the Americans.

U.S. Open qualifying: A spectrum of emotions on the longest day in golf

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 12:28
While Cheng-Tsung Pan, Richard Lee and Troy Kelly were exulting in their triumph that sent them to Chambers Bay, Mackenzie Hughes was trying to cope with letting a golden chance slip away.

Monroe woman held at knife-point, ordered to drive to Lake Stevens

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 12:21
A Monroe woman told police she was told to drive to Lake Stevens by two men who threatened her with a knife Monday afternoon.

Texas officer placed on leave after confrontation at pool

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 12:14
A white Dallas-area police officer has been place on administrative leave after a video surfaced showing him drawing his gun on unarmed black teenagers outside a swimming pool and wrestling a 14-year-old girl in a bikini to the ground.

University Place’s Michael Putnam secures spot in U.S. Open in his home town

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 12:08
PGA Tour player shoots low score in sectional qualifying

Teen’s drowning may spur city to use lifeguards weeks earlier

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 12:06
City officials say the drowning of a 17-year-old in Lake Washington over the weekend, as well as the possibility that hot weather could continue to arrive in Seattle before the official start of summer, may prompt the opening of guarded beaches earlier next year.

Casey Martin fades after strong start during U.S. Open qualifier

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 12:02
Back on the brink of qualifying for next week’s U.S. Open at Chambers Bay, Martin could not catch lighting in a bottle, shooting a 4-over 144 over 36 holes Monday at Tumble Creek Club to finish tied for ninth.

Jeb Bush to test his foreign policy credentials in Eastern Europe

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 06/09/2015 - 11:49
Former governor of Florida expected to officially kick off run for president on June 15.