Bernie Sanders has a longshot campaign, but his message is resonating with Democratic voters.
I want to thank the brave Seattle teachers for a great lesson for my children about unions, workers rights, collective bargaining and working-conditions negotiations [“Empty classes, no talks as Seattle schools stalemate continues,” Front Page, Sept. 10]. This unfortunate postponement of the start of classes gave my family the opportunity to discuss these issues at […]
Greater scrutiny called for in Pasco police shooting of Antonio Zambrano-Montes.
Postgame video of Lloyd McClendon, notes, links, highlights and boxscore from the Mariners' 5-0 win over the Rangers on Thursday.
After a devastating loss in the final moments of Super Bowl XLIX and an off-season wrought with roster shake-ups and salary negotiations, players and fans alike have high expectations for a third consecutive Super Bowl run. And the motivation of coming off a defeat might spur them more greatly than if had they won.
Muslims, with their religion of peace, didn’t crash those planes into the twin towers on Sept. 11. It was terrorists, filled with hate.
Brian Sullivan’s three decades of civic engagement merit another term on the Snohomish County Council.
The U.S. Justice Department is moving to intensify prosecutions of executives after years of inaction.
Today, Seattle is undergoing massive changes. Dozens of construction cranes have become part of the city skyline and new glass towers pop up seemingly overnight. But none of this compares to massive changes Seattlelites experienced in the early 1900s, as hills were excavated and flattened to make room for more businesses and residents. The Denny Hill regrade […]
Seahawks defensive coordinator Kris Richard said it was "pretty cool'' that Marshawn Lynch wore Kam Chancellor's jersey at practice on Thursday.
If iPhone users opt for Apple’s leasing plans, they might be more inclined to ditch their provider more frequently, taking their phones with them. And carriers would face even more pressure to compete on price and service.
Break up the Big Sky. It was a good first week to the college football season for the Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) conference, which posted two headline-grabbing wins against Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) teams. First, Portland State stunned Washington State with a 24-17 upset before North Dakota State knocked off Wyoming 24-13 for the school’s […]
Hernandez worked eight scoreless innings as Cruz became the fourth player in Mariners history to hit 40 homers in a season.
Raging floodwaters broke through a flood berm Thursday and swamped a city north of Tokyo, washing away houses, forcing dozens of people to rooftops to await helicopter rescues and leaving one man clinging for his life to a utility pole.
Sketched Sept. 9, 2015 Because my kids aren’t in the Seattle school district, we didn’t miss out on the excitement of the first day of school. But how about those Seattle parents, kids and teachers? The first teachers’ strike since 1985 made for a very unusual start of the year. Thousands of district employees walked picket […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama honored 21 individuals and organizations on Thursday for works that he says have helped Americans connect and understand each other a little better through the arts and humanities. The honorees included actress Sally Field, author Stephen King and chef Alice Waters. And to paraphrase one of Field’s most famous […]
Kent police are investigating the death of a man who was found suffering from a gunshot wound on Thursday morning.
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters in Central California on Thursday say the state’s largest wildfire threatens to sweep through an ancient grove of Giant Sequoia trees considered to be a national treasure. Firefighters are clearing lines with bulldozers around the Grant Grove and putting up sprinklers, said Andy Isolano, a spokesman for the Clovis Fire […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A hospital spokeswoman says a Los Angeles father who police believe stabbed his young sons to death before turning the blade on himself is expected to survive his wounds. Rosa Saca, a spokeswoman for LAC+USC Medical Center, says Luis Fuentes is in stable, non-critical condition. Los Angeles Police say he will […]
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Five family members, including three children, were found dead in their lakeside home in an upscale western Minneapolis suburb on Thursday in what police said appeared to be a murder-suicide. South Lake Minnetonka police went to check on the family at 12:21 p.m. after no one was seen or heard from in […]