Not only did Phoenix reset the record books during its championship season, it drew a few more television viewers along the way. Here are some highlights of the Mercury's Game 3 win in the WNBA Finals. Below is a release from ESPN about the increased viewership.
Mitchie Brusco of Kirkland is one of several high-profile skaters who will be at EZRocks –Skate for the Cure kickoff event Friday (Sept. 19) from noon to 1 p.m. at Highland Community Park/Bellevue Skate Park, 14224 Bel-Red Road. Go here for more details.
“The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them” stars Jessica Chastain and James McAvoy as a tragic couple. 3 stars out of 4.
Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader play siblings in “The Skeleton Twins,” a well-done dramedy made by Bellingham native Craig Johnson. 3.5 stars out of 4.
A movie review of “Life of Crime,” a flat crime caper that features an ensemble cast skilled at juggling dark humor with drama. It got 2.5 stars out of 4.
A movie review of “Great White Shark 3D,” an IMAX documentary about people who swim with sharks. It got 2.5 stars out of 4.
A review of “Second Opinion,” a documentary about a man who blew the whistle on what he believed was an attempt to cover up research he claims showed the benefits of the anti-cancer treatment Laetrile. It got 1.5 stars out of 4.
A review of “I Dream of Wires,” a documentary on the modular synthesizer. It got 2.5 stars out of 4.
Had a chance to talk to Lorenzo Romar about several topics, including Robert Upshaw.
Shares of Seattle-based Marchex, a mobile advertising company, fell almost 46 percent Thursday after the company lowered its annual revenue outlook because of a revised agreement with Allstate, one of its five top clients.
Alibaba Group's U.S. stock offering is a wakeup call about an emerging wave of technology giants in China's state-dominated economy.
Some of the major NFL power rankings are out, and the Seahawks dropped out of the top spot after their loss to the Chargers on Sunday. In all but one poll I found, the Denver Broncos are No. 1, and the Seahawks are No. 2 in many of the rankings.
More American women are getting free birth control in the wake of the Affordable Care Act, which requires most private insurance plans to pay for contraception with no co-pay or other out-of-pocket costs.
“It’s really funny,” Sherman says of chatter after the loss at San Diego, when Keenan Allen caught five passes. “Especially when you have little guys like the Chargers guys talking about how they exposed something.”
First the good news: Washington's median household income remains above the national average. The bad: It barely moved from 2012 to 2013. This information comes from a Census Bureau data dump today that also showed Seattle with the largest rent increase among major cities.
Tourists are being evacuated from the hurricane-devastated Mexican resort of Los Cabos on military and commercial planes, including some Alaska Airlines planes. It's estimated 8,000 people will be airlifted out Thursday from the airport which is open only for emergency flights.
Was it really that surprising that General Mills purchased organic-focused Annie's Homegrown, producers of bunny-shaped cheddar crackers and a preservative-free mac 'n cheese? After all, the giant corporation already owns major "natural" foods brands like Cascadian Farms and Muir Glen.
PORTLAND (AP) — Gidget is going back to Pennsylvania.
Oracle’s Larry Ellison stepped down as chief executive officer of the software maker he founded. Mark Hurd and Safra Catz, currently co-presidents of Oracle, were both named CEO to replace Ellison, who will become chairman and chief technology officer.