LaShonda Katrice Barnett’s powerful debut novel, “Jam on the Vine,” tells the story of a spirited African-American girl determined to fight injustice through her reporting and editorials for Midwestern newspapers.
The number of ships sitting in Puget Sound has been cut to eight from 15 a week after labor negotiators reached a tentative dockworkers agreement.
Sleep trackers can tell us about the quality and quantity of our sleep, a product reviewer finds, but the devices can’t do much, if anything, about the sleep problems we may have.
For big food companies, opening a small, hip outlet is a way to gauge changing tastes and cozy up to new customers, particularly those in their 20s and 30s.
If he thrives on competition and pressure, Taijuan Walker has come to the right place. Yes, the Mariners were prepared to entrust the game to keep them alive in the postseason to Walker. But that doesn’t mean he has locked up a spot in their rotation for 2015.
The lawsuits, filed by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection in 2004, had been litigated by the administrations of four governors, finally advancing to trial. But New Jersey settled for $250 million despite suing for $8.9 billion.
Seth Shostak, who studies the possibility of real-world extraterrestrial life as the senior astronomer at the Center for SETI Research, recalled that Leonard Nimoy was regularly willing to lend the organization a hand.
The preliminary Columbia River fall chinook forecast of 900,200 was announced, and despite not being as large as last year’s forecast of more than 1.6 million and an actual return of 1.1 million, it could potentially be the third largest on record since at least 1938 and larger than the last f
A 34-year-old Seattle man accused of luring and abducting a 12-year-old girl from her Kent school in January was charged Friday with second-degree kidnapping.
The Seattle Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey City Council, going Dutch, paves the way for a parklike street.
The Sodo food distributor has been serving it up family-style for 115 years.
Joseph Jesse Aldridge, 36, carried out the killings at four homes in the rural community of Tyrone, the Missouri State Highway Patrol said.
If there is one player capable of leading Lakeside to a win and a berth in the state tournament at the Tacoma Dome next week, it’s Brown. The 6 foot 3 junior guard is a prolific scorer and a terrific team leader who has the experience of playing in a state title game.
Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon calls his former Pittsburgh Pirates teammate “one of the best outfield coaches in baseball,” and utilityman Willie Bloomquist says Van Slyke’s talent is in the details, in turning minor mechanical tweaks into game-changing improvements.
The music industry’s global trade group has decided on Fridays as the official release day for new albums, everywhere.
The mother of the bride wore white and gold. Or was it blue and black? One photograph of the dress posted online led to broad disagreement — and an Internet sensation.
For the second straight outing, the Huskies will be without forward Shawn Kemp Jr., who suffered a concussion last Sunday and isn’t expected to play in Saturday’s 7:30 p.m. game at USC.