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Speeding in Finland can cost a fortune, if you already have one

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 11:31
The Nordic countries have long had a strong egalitarian streak, embracing progressive taxation and high levels of social spending. Perhaps less well known is that they also practice progressive punishment.

Stephen Curry leads Golden State Warriors to sweep of New Orleans Pelicans

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 11:25
Stephen Curry scored 39 points to lead the Golden State Warriors to a 109-98 victory at New Orleans — and a sweep of their first-round Western Conference playoff series.

Seven players from Royals, White Sox are suspended

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 11:21
The Kansas City Royals and Chicago White Sox each lost Saturday without playing a game.

Manchester City seems likely to earn UEFA Champions League berth

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 11:20
Manchester City’s season appears as if it will end with the consolation prize of UEFA Champions League qualification after a victory over Aston Villa opened a nine-point gap to the fading chasers for the English Premier League’s top four.

Fire destroys Bellevue auto showroom, dozens of cars

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 11:16
The showroom and dozens of cars were destroyed in a three-alarm fire at Prestige Ford in Bellevue.

UW football can see the future with Jake Browning, but present seems to belong to Jeff Lindquist

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 11:13
At some point, UW coach Chris Petersen is going to hand the keys to the program to Jake Browning, the prep phenom. But it’s the Huskies’ present that is wide open – and tilting in the direction of Jeff Lindquist, who is standing out with his maturity and decision-making.

Take the U.S. Open quiz

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 11:12
See how much you know about Chambers Bay, the U.S. Open and the players who will be competing in it.

Seahawks’ John Schneider, Pete Carroll have perfected buddy system

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 11:01
And entering their sixth draft together, the Schneider-Carroll partnership is viewed by many as the model for running an NFL team.

The life and times of A-Rod: one long boo

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 11:01
This is what you call a boos problem.

Chambers Bay set to join the elite when it hosts U.S. Open

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 11:01
“Chambers Bay will forever have the moniker of a U.S. Open course,” course architect Robert Trent Jones Jr. said. “Only 27 active courses (since World War II) have that moniker. From my perspective, no higher honor could have been given.”

Worried Nepalese students at UW plan to aid relief after quake

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 05:57
Many in the Nepalese community in Seattle are waiting to hear from relatives back home, and beginning to figure out how to raise money to offer earthquake relief.

Can 3-way kidney swap ease donor dilemma?

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 05:39
Six people are recovering from a three-way paired kidney exchange, the first in the Northwest, that took place at hospitals in Seattle and Portland. The donors and recipients were matched with a software program that works like an online-dating site for kidneys.

U.S. unveils 6-year-old report on NSA surveillance

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 05:29
Critics of the phone-records program, which allows the NSA to hunt for communications between terrorists abroad and U.S. residents, argue it has not proved to be an effective counterterrorism tool.

‘Cat on a Hot Tin Roof’ opens ACT’s 50th season with a bang

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 05:10
A review of Tennessee Williams’ “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof,” directed by Kurt Beattie and featuring John Aylward as Big Daddy at Seattle’s ACT Theatre.

A look at 5 lawyers arguing same-sex marriage cases

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 04:59
A look at the five lawyers who will be arguing the same-sex marriages cases before the high court.

Supreme Court prepares to hear arguments on same-sex marriage

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 04:32
The Supreme Court justices will confront two distinct questions during the unusually long, 2½ -hour oral argument this week.

Felix Hernandez sees it through, shuts out Twins

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 01:31
With his leg aching, Felix Hernandez finished off Minnesota in a complete-game, 2-0 victory.

Cracking down on ‘free’ cruise come-ons

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 01:01
At its peak, 12 to 15 million illegal sales calls were made daily in a robocall operation pushing Caribbean Cruise Lines.

Starbucks says stores open, computer glitch resolved

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 23:31
The company said the problem, which led many stores to offer free coffee drinks or close early because they could not process sales, resulted from a software update and not an external breach of its computer systems.

The week’s passages

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 04/25/2015 - 23:16
A roundup of notable obituaries from the week ending April 25.