The heat, the Seahawks insisted later, was not an excuse for the team’s 30-21 loss to the Chargers Sunday. Three Seattle players left the game due to cramps caused by the heat — cornerback Bryon Maxwell and safeties Earl Thomas and Kam Chancellor.
Tim O’Neill’s Seattle company makes high-tech thermal manikins that have been bought by Adidas, Airbus and the U.S. Army. But he won’t sell the manikins in some nations without help from the Export-Import Bank — a U.S. agency whose survival is up for congressional debate
President Obama’s new, open-ended strategy to confront Islamic State fighters in Iraq and Syria is likely to eat into some of the nearly $500 billion in Pentagon spending cuts that were planned over the next decade.
Billy Horschel made an unprecedented run to the FedEx Cup, starting 69th in points yet earning a $10 million bonus by winning the four-tournament competition. He took the Tour Championship by three shots Sunday.