Obits guitarist Sohrab Habibion would like to be clear. “We are not a garage-rock band. That substance-free party music is fake youth culture sponsored by corporations. Eventually Scion will move onto something else, and Pabst Blue Ribbon will find a different youth group to exploit.” Le
The (Centralia) Chronicle The Lewis County Coroner’s Office has identified the skeletal remains found near a wrecked vehicle over a cliff off of U.S. Highway 12 near Packwood on Nov. 6. The remains are of Jerry L. Heilman, 50, Tacoma, who who was reported missing last year to the Tacoma Police
Armed men broke into a non-profit agency that works to locate missing children from El Salvador's civil war and set fire to the archives, national fire officials said Thursday.
Civil Disagreement is an occasional feature of the Seattle Times editorial board. Here Bruce Ramsey and Lynne K. Varner offer different takes on a proposal in Switzerland for a guaranteed minimum income.
British Columbia area opening 13 days earlier than expected
Passenger-behaviour screening program is criticized in federal probe.
The Obama administration is encouraging state insurance regulators to carry out the president’s new policy, announced this morning, that would allow Americans to keep their current health-care coverage even if they have received notices that their coverage will be term
Due to “a misunderstanding around contract terms,” including higher rent than expected, Balagan Theatre has canceled its holiday show, “A Very Merry (Unauthorized) Children’s Scientology Pageant,” at the Erickson Theatre on Capitol Hill. The theater is owned and m
Gov. Jay Inslee is headed to China Thursday morning for a delayed trade mission — a day after the Boeing Machinists’ vote that threw the future of the state’s aerospace sector into doubt. Inslee had postponed the scheduled Nov. 11 start of the trip to wrap up the Boeing tax-break l
An investment firm is offering to buy from the government core businesses of mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in a $52 billion deal.
Washington running back Bishop Sankey was named Thursday one of nine semifinalists for the Doak Walker Award, given to the nation’s top running back as selected by the PwC SMU Athletic Forum Board of Directors. Sankey, a junior, is third in the nation with 1,305 yards rushing this season, and
A suicide attacker and twin bomb blasts on Thursday targeted Shiites marking a somber religious ritual in Iraq, killing at least 41 people and wounding more than 100, officials said.
A three-star movie review of “The Best Man Holiday,” a disarmingly heartwarming sequel about a group of friends who reunite to celebrate Christmas. It’s designed to be a crowd pleaser and it certainly hits its mark, thanks to the excellent cast.
The swirling lines from Linden Bateman's pen have been conscripted into a national fight to keep cursive writing in American classrooms.
Scouting report: UC Irvine Game info: 8 p.m. Thursday at Alaska Airlines Arena (10,000 capacity). TV: Pac-12 Networks. Radio: 950-AM KJR (Bob Rondeau and Jason Hamilton). Record: 0-2. 2012-13 record: 21-16 overall, 11-7 (fourth in Big West). Stats/schedule: Click here. Game notes: UC Irvine. Coach:
Prosecutors charge the 14-year-old brother of a convicted teen rapist with the rape of an 8-year-old girl.