WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve is keeping its key short-term interest rate at a record low in the face of threats from a weak global economy and excessively low inflation. But it suggested the possibility of a rate hike in December. A statement the Fed issued Wednesday said it would seek to determine “whether […]
The winter hatchery chinook salmon fishery gets underway this Sunday (Nov. 1) in northern Puget Sound, and is usually a good producer of fish and it’s not the only place to catch these fish commonly referred as kings. That means anglers will be hauling back their catch, and looking for ways to wow family and […]
Tenants who sued Seattle and the would-be developer of the Civic Square project say they’ve reached a settlement. The case was embroiled earlier this month in an alleged City Council candidate shakedown.
The closure of central Puget Sound to salmon fishing on Oct. 18 after only reopening for a little more than two weeks was like an unseen punch in the gut for many anglers, but there was reason for truly understanding the situation. Alarm bells started ringing right away when the hatchery chinook fishery opened Oct. […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — Expect the 10 candidates participating in the third Republican presidential debate to highlight rising tensions in the unsettled field. Political outsiders Donald Trump and Ben Carson are the front-runners in national polls, and they may take aim one another during the 8 p.m. EDT debate in Boulder, Colorado. But the anticipated sparring […]
For its Sonic Evolution concert series, the Seattle Symphony teams up with nonclassical musicians. Up next: a collaboration with jazz heads Wayne Horvitz, Bill Frisell, Shaprece and the Roosevelt High School Jazz Band.
LONDON — The apartment where rock guitarist Jimi Hendrix lived and died in London will be open to the public starting next year. He lived at 23 Brook Street in London’s posh Mayfair section, adjacent to the home where composer George Frideric Handel had lived two centuries earlier. The Handel House Trust that owns both […]