Two U.S. admirals — including the director of naval intelligence — are under investigation as part of a major bribery scandal involving a foreign-defense contractor, Navy officials have announced, and other officers “will likely be implicated.”
For all the talk of Seattle’s slow start against Tampa Bay, one can only wonder how differently the game may have developed had Earl Thomas not been called for pass interference early in the second quarter, wiping out his apparent interception (a play pictured above in a John Lok photo). Inste
It seems difficult a 7-footer would go unnoticed, but Gilles Dierickx was practically an invisible man on Montlake before last Sunday’s surprising performance in Washington’s 95-65 exhibition win over Central Washington. The redshirt sophomore center was the second player off the bench.
When the president travels to allied nations, aides quickly set up the security tent in a room near his hotel suite. When the president needs to read a classified document or have a sensitive conversation, he ducks into the tent to shield himself from secret video cameras and listening devices.
Sounders FC Blame lies with Sigi Schmid I am very disappointed in the Sounders’ inability to keep close with elite competition despite accumulating immense talent. Losing so pathetically has to raise questions about the leadership of the club. There is something fundamentally wrong with the or
Weather: Some sun, some clouds, low 50s. Tonight, rain is possible, and more likely into the early-morning hours of Sunday. More on the forecast. Viaduct closed: Traffic could get a little tighter on I-5 this weekend, as the Alaskan Way Viaduct is closed. Here’s more o
Here is a report from MarDon Resort in the Potholes Reservoir of Eastern Washington: Walleye action continues to produce limits near Goose Island. Fishers are trolling, using blade baits on the face of the sand dunes and trolling a Rapala-Shad Rap at the mouth of Frenchman’s Wasteway. Th
It wasn’t perfect, but the Pac-12 went 8-2 in Friday night’s openers. The ranked teams (No. 6 Arizona, No. 19 Oregon and No. 22 UCLA won), but Colorado blew a chance at picking up a ‘W’ against a ranked opponent. Here’s a rundown of the openers. — No. 6 Arizona 73
Keith Price holds the UW record with 70 touchdown passes. (Dean Rutz/The Seattle Times) A familiar name here among the Pac-12 career touchdown leaders: 1. Matt Barkley, USC (2009-12) — 116 TD/48 INT 2. Matt Leinart, USC (2003-05) — 99 TD/23 INT 3. Andrew Walter, ASU (2001-04) — 85
Four investigations, hundreds of testimonies and stacks of medical reports on Yasser Arafat's unexplained death in 2004 have failed to produce hard evidence of what killed him -- and findings presented Friday only created more confusion.
The above question is one Seattle will have to answer if they are to beat Atlanta and get to 9-1. And as I explained in our story for today’s paper, this is a common occurrence for the offensive line but a new thing for the defense to learn it is missing a starter for a
Debate over GMOs involves many untruths by large corporations Your editorial repeated a factually untrue statement from Scientific American that “the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has tested all the GMOs on the market” to determine safety [“Voters don’t buy GMO labels,&rd
There aren’t a lot of guaranteed contracts in MLS. That means there can be a lot of turnover for a team in the offseason, and that’s certainly a possibility for Sounders FC. Some of the key players believed to be currently out of contract or entering a team-held option for 2014: Brad Eva
Fall and winter are good times to get Oregon’s famed Columbia Gorge waterfalls to yourself.