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Sanders’ message catches on in key states

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/11/2015 - 08:13
Bernie Sanders has a longshot campaign, but his message is resonating with Democratic voters.

Teacher strike: Stalled negotiations offer lesson

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/11/2015 - 08:12
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 […]

Pasco police shooting demands further review

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/11/2015 - 08:01
Greater scrutiny called for in Pasco police shooting of Antonio Zambrano-Montes.

Mariners 5, Rangers 0 — postgame video, notes, highlights and boxscore

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/11/2015 - 07:57
Postgame video of Lloyd McClendon, notes, links, highlights and boxscore from the Mariners' 5-0 win over the Rangers on Thursday.

Window of Opportunity: Seahawks 2015 season preview

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/11/2015 - 07:57
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.

From Bothell to New York City, finding peace on 9/11 anniversary

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/11/2015 - 07:45
Muslims, with their religion of peace, didn’t crash those planes into the twin towers on Sept. 11. It was terrorists, filled with hate.

The Times recommends: Brian Sullivan for Snohomish County Council District 2

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/11/2015 - 07:44
Brian Sullivan’s three decades of civic engagement merit another term on the Snohomish County Council.

Companies must identify fraudsters to duck penalties, U.S. says

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/11/2015 - 07:24
The U.S. Justice Department is moving to intensify prosecutions of executives after years of inaction. 

When Seattle moved mountains

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/11/2015 - 07:18
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 confident of good resolution to Kam Chancellor holdout

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/11/2015 - 07:07
Seahawks defensive coordinator Kris Richard said it was "pretty cool'' that Marshawn Lynch wore Kam Chancellor's jersey at practice on Thursday.

Apple’s phone plans could intensify wireless competition

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/11/2015 - 07:06
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.

Sacramento State hopes to spoil Huskies’ home opener

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/11/2015 - 06:30
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 […]

Felix Hernandez earns 17th win, Nelson Cruz hits 40th HR as Mariners top Rangers 5-0

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/11/2015 - 06:20
Hernandez worked eight scoreless innings as Cruz became the fourth player in Mariners history to hit 40 homers in a season.

Raging floods inundate eastern Japan

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/11/2015 - 06:16
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.

Faces and voices from the teachers’ strike

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/11/2015 - 06:14
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 […]

Obama honors arts luminaries including Sally Field

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/11/2015 - 06:11
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 […]

Police investigate man’s shooting death in Kent

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/11/2015 - 06:10
Kent police are investigating the death of a man who was found suffering from a gunshot wound on Thursday morning.

Firefighters battle to protect treasured California Sequoias

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/11/2015 - 06:09
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 […]

Hospital: Father in stabbing of 3 boys expected to survive

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/11/2015 - 06:08
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 […]

Police: 5 family members found dead in Minnesota home

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 09/11/2015 - 06:08
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 […]