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Woman cleared in fatal car wreck after GM letter

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 17:16
A Texas judge cleared a woman Monday for a car accident that killed her fiance in 2004, after General Motors acknowledged that her car would have been among millions being recalled for a problem that may have contributed to the death.

Transcript: Men debated killing final victim

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 17:16
Late at night, the two convicted sex offenders exchanged text messages debating whether to kill their next victim or spare the life of the pretty, young woman they had picked up just hours before.

Nike extends contract with USOC through 2020

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 17:16
The swoosh and the rings will stick together through at least 2020.

Books for Cooks | The one meat cookbook you need

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 17:01
From burgers to Boston butt, an exhaustive guide to cooking meat.

Ida Ballasiotes, lawmaker and anti-crime activist, dies at 78

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 14:46
As an activist and state legislator, Ida Ballasiotes turned the murder of her daughter into a crusade for tougher laws protecting the public from sex offenders.

Kansas City safety Eric Berry has mass on chest

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 14:46
Chiefs fear Pro Bowl safety could have lymphoma. He will be further evaluated at Emory University in Atlanta.

Obama awards Presidential Medal of Freedom to 18

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 14:31
President Barack Obama on Monday bestowed America's highest civilian honor on trailblazers in the arts, sports and politics, along with a couple of entertainers who are among his personal favorites.

Man, woman found dead in Kennewick home

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 14:31
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Witnesses told grand jury teenager charged officer, prosecutor says

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 14:31
According to the prosecutor’s summary, the officer fired five shots as Brown charged him, then another five shots as he made what one witness called a “full charge.”

Seattle protesters block I-5; police use pepper spray

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 14:30
Update at 11:27 p.m. Police now say there have been four arrests. Standoff still happening at 12th and Pike.

Woman cleared of car-crash death traced to faulty GM switch

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 14:20
When Candice Anderson was prosecuted for a 2004 car crash that killed her boyfriend, the automaker claimed not to know the cause of the wreck, but one of its engineers already had reported that a defective ignition switch most likely had shut off the vehicle’s power.

South Carolina women are ranked No. 1 for first time

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 14:16
South Carolina took over as the new No. 1 in the Associated Press women’s basketball Top 25 on Monday. It is the first time in program history the Gamecocks reached the top spot.

Mayor seeks new rules for Seattle’s medical-pot industry

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 14:01
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray on Monday outlined his plan for regulating medical marijuana.

Obama: Americans want 'new car smell' in 2016

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 13:40
President Barack Obama says voters want a "new car smell" in the 2016 White House race and that Hillary Rodham Clinton would be "a great president."

Fears of major flooding in snowbound Buffalo ease

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 13:38
Fears of disastrous flooding from a rapid meltdown of the Buffalo area's 7 feet of snow eased on Monday, but high winds became a menace, threatening to knock down trees and power lines.

Randy Johnson joins Edgar Martinez on the 2015 Hall of Fame ballot

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 13:34
The ballot for the 2015 Baseball Hall of Fame class was released today. Former Mariners' ace Randy Johnson makes his first appearance on the ballot along with 16 other newcomers.

City Council OKs budget with added social-services spending

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 13:31
The Seattle City Council on Monday passed a 2015 city budget with added emphasis on social services. While praising the amendments, socialist Councilmember Kshama Sawant voted no.

Ferguson probes continue at the federal level

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 13:31
One still-open investigation could yet lead to federal charges against Ferguson, Mo., police Officer Darren Wilson, while a federal team probes whether there has been a pattern and practice of discriminatory behavior by the Ferguson Police Department.

Burgers are all the rage in Hong Kong

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:38
The past year has seen the opening of at least four gourmet burger joints in Hong Kong, some so popular there’s often an after-work mob or a 90-minute limit to occupy tables.