Not one city in Snohomish County is contributing a dime toward ensuring our public-health system is strong and ready to respond to health situations that impact us all [“Fund Public Health — Seattle & King County, for much more than Ebola response,” Opinion, Oct. 13].
The link is to the National Football Foundation-Football Writers Assn. of America Super 16 ballot, which against has Mississippi State at the top, and a whole lot of other SEC teams close behind.
By Kristen Wyatt / AP with material from The Seattle Times
Sleater-Kinney is back, the critically-acclaimed band will release a secretly-recorded album via Sub Pop on Jan. 19/20, 2015. "No Cities to Love" is the band's first release in 10 years, though they surprised fans by including a new song on "Start Together," the band's seven-LP box set which will be
IBM disappointed investors Monday, reporting weak revenue growth again and a big charge to shed its costly chipmaking division as the tech giant tries to steer its business toward cloud computing and social-mobile services. Shares fell more than 7 percent as investors sold off sharply and the stock dragged the Dow 30 into the red.
The U.S. stock market moved quietly higher Monday as investors decided to step back into a market that was rattled by white-knuckle turbulence last week.
Cord cutters rejoiced last week after HBO and CBS announced plans to sell stand-alone streaming services, a move that cable and satellite television providers have resisted for years. Customers tired of paying big fees for hundreds of channels they never watch just to have access to a few favorite shows might be expected to start cancelling cable service in droves. Get Netflix, throw in HBO, add a network here and there -- why would anyone sign up now for cable?
While Republicans in Congress shout, "Repeal Obamacare," GOP governors in many states have quietly accepted the law's major Medicaid expansion. Even if their party wins control of the Senate in the upcoming elections, they just don't see the law going away.
Google's third-quarter earnings slipped as the Internet search leader hired nearly 3,000 more employees while pouring more money into its zest for innovation and quest for new markets.
President Barack Obama says the Supreme Court's recent gay marriage orders may have the biggest impact of any ruling of his presidency.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday the Obama administration decided to airdrop weapons and ammunitions to "valiant" Kurds fighting Islamic State extremists in the Syrian border town of Kobani because it would be "irresponsible" and "morally very difficult" not to support them.
Former Auschwitz guard Jakob Denzinger lived the American dream.
A senior House Democrat demanded Monday that the Obama administration investigate the payment of millions of dollars in Social Security benefits to suspected Nazi war criminals and former SS guards.
The people closest to Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan are trying to resume their lives now that they have come out of a 21-day incubation period without developing symptoms of the disease.
Water laced with salt and sugar, and gallons of the nasty-tasting stuff.
Sophomore Cyler Miles will remain the Huskies' starting quarterback against Arizona State if he's able to recover from a "concussion-like symptoms" that forced him out of Saturday's loss at Oregon, UW coach Chris Petersen said Monday.
Hurricane passes with little damage to park.
Malik Dime made it official Monday and gave a verbal commitment to Washington.
Texas woman tests negative for disease; fellow passengers miss Mexico stop.
Finally saw Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's "Birdman" on Friday, and it's terrific -- it's one of those movies that, as soon as it's over, you want to watch it again. I won't say any more until my review, which will be online Thursday afternoon (the movie opens here Friday at Pacific Place, Lincoln Sq