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‘The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up’ hangs onto top nonfiction spot

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/22/2015 - 17:01
“The Girl on the Train” still leads fiction sales.

Islamic State lists 100 U.S. service members it wants killed

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/22/2015 - 06:22
It does not appear the personal information posted by the group was hacked from government servers. One Defense Department official said most of the information could be found in public records and on social media.

Court will decide if it’s OK to ban Confederate license plates

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/22/2015 - 05:51
The court’s eventual answer will zero in on the more basic and surprisingly complicated question of whether it’s the driver or the government that speaks with a license plate.

France honors Seattle Opera’s Speight Jenkins

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/22/2015 - 05:16
The former general director of The Seattle Opera receives a medal in the Order of Arts et Lettres.

The week’s passages

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/22/2015 - 05:01
A roundup of notable obituaries from the week ending March 21.

The 43 victims of Oso’s landslide

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/22/2015 - 04:54
These are the names of those killed in the landslide:

It may never be too late to become a success

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/22/2015 - 04:50
Conventional wisdom holds that if you do not write your “Farewell to Arms,” paint your “Starry Night,” start the next Twitter or climb Mount Everest by at least middle age, then chances are you never will. But that idea is becoming increasingly outdated.

Human-trafficking bill stalled by partisan abortion debate

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/22/2015 - 04:43
A proposed bill to aid human-trafficking victims is tied up in abortion politics and the collateral damage has affected the nomination of Loretta Lynch, leading Democrats to charge that it’s because she is an African American.

For the chaplain at Oso: a recurring dream and a question for God

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/22/2015 - 04:31
Snohomish County landslide: One year later | Joel Johnson, a young chaplain, was at the site of the slide for two or three weeks straight, offering counsel, digging out bodies, whatever he could do to help.

Snow-free roads give bike-hike options in S. Cascades

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/22/2015 - 03:01
Hikers and bikers have a unique opportunity for solitude as the strange winter of 2014-15 draws to an end.

Tips on how to deal with tax-refund scam

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/22/2015 - 02:46
Tax fraud relating to ID theft is on the IRS “dirty dozen” list for scams. Here’s what to do if it happens to you.

Owe back taxes? Make the IRS an offer

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 03/22/2015 - 02:46
The Internal Revenue Service is accepting more partial-payment offers, but the process can be long and involved, generally requiring taxpayers to show they’re unable to pay the full amount, are being treated unfairly or that their liability is less.

‘The Mime Order’ sustains ‘The Bone Season’s suspense

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 03/21/2015 - 22:16
Samantha Shannon’s dystopian novel “The Mime Order,” her second installment in the series that began with “The Bone Season,” overcomes a clunky beginning to become a suspenseful story.

Gonzaga finally puts away pesky North Dakota State

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 03/21/2015 - 17:46
The performance hours later wasn’t always textbook, but the tone was established, and the second-seeded Zags muscled out an 86-76 victory over North Dakota State on Friday night at KeyArena.

Rant & Rave: Share the sidewalks, ‘Amazombies’

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 03/21/2015 - 17:01
Readers praise first aid help, complain about “Amazonbies” crowding the sidewalk

Iowa has no trouble defeating Davidson

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 03/21/2015 - 11:34
The seventh-seeded Hawkeyes dominated in an 83-52 victory.

Three finalists named in search for new Federal Way schools chief

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 03/21/2015 - 11:31
The Federal Way School Board has announced its top three choices for superintendent.

Rookie Andy Craven the ‘essence’ of Sounders’ minor-league efforts

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 03/21/2015 - 11:31
The third-round SuperDraft pick might not have made the cut for the Sounders’ MLS roster, but he has a nose for goal and a solid work ethic. S2 takes on defending USL champion Sacramento in its inaugural match Saturday night.

Dick Pryne, longtime Times news editor, dies at 96

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 03/21/2015 - 11:30
Richard (Dick) Pryne held editing positions at The Times from 1946 to 1983 and was active in his community and church. He died Monday at 96.