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Co-host of NPR's Car Talk dies at 77

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 07:05
Tom Magliozzi, one half of the brother duo who hosted National Public Radio's "Car Talk," where they bantered with callers and commiserated over their car problems, died Monday of complications from Alzheimer's disease, the news organization said. He was 77 years old.

Seattle Aquarium awarded grant to study sea-star wasting disease

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 07:04
The Seattle Aquarium has been awarded a $75,000 grant from the Boeing Company to support the aquarium’s efforts to investigative and respond to a disease that has affected millions of sea stars along the West Coast.

Felix Hernandez, Chris Young pick MLB Players' Choice Awards

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 07:03
The awards seasons continues and the Mariners picked up a couple of deserving winners in the annual MLB Players' Choice Awards, which were aired Tuesday night on MLB Network.

Skip check-in; latest hotel room key is your phone

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 06:57
Hotels don't want guests to have to linger at the front desk -- or even stop by at all.

Mystery drones fly over French nuclear sites

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 06:10
French security officials are investigating a spate of mysterious and illegal flights by drone aircraft over more than a dozen nuclear power stations in France, raising security concerns in a country that largely lives off atomic energy.

‘It’s only a car’: Some ‘Car Talk’ host quips

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 06:09
Tom Magliozzi, the co-host of NPR’s “Car Talk” show who died Monday at 77, regaled generations of listeners. Here are a few of his unforgettable quips.

The money trail: How a billionaire spread his wealth in state Senate races

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 06:08
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Shark clamps onto Hawaii surfer's hand in attack

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 06:08
A Hawaii woman escaped a tiger shark attack with only some injuries to her fingers and hand after her friend punched the animal until it relented.

Police: Teen killed man for not buying him beer

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 06:07
Authorities say a 16-year-old boy struck and killed a man with his car outside of a West Texas convenience store after the man refused to buy him beer.

Space tourism rocket crash stirs mixed emotions

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 06:07
The explosion of Virgin Galactic's passenger rocket ship is stirring up mixed emotions as scientists and others involved in the space industry wait for more details on what happened over the Mojave Desert.

Oregon State also ranked in preseason coaches' poll, UConn leads the Top 25

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 05:07
The USA Today Sports preseason Top 25 Coaches' Poll was released Monday. Oregon State finished the 2013-14 season at No. 25 and finds itself back in the mix to open this year. The Beavers, who returned all five starters, are ranked No. 21.

Video: Seahawks Marshawn Lynch runs hard, speaks softly

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 05:05
With a little Monday afternoon lull, I thought I'd point out again Jerry Brewer's column on Marshawn Lynch, whose early touchdown run helped set the tone for a 30-24 win.

Tom Hanks has deal for short story collection

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 05:03
Talk about typecasting: Tom Hanks has a book deal for a collection of stories inspired in part by his personal collection of typewriters.

With Microsoft Band, a sense of company's health

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 05:01
Microsoft introduced a fascinating new gadget last week.

Prosecutors: No deal with reporter in leak case

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 05:01
Federal prosecutors said Monday they have no deal in place with a New York Times reporter whose testimony they want as they prosecute a former CIA officer accused of leaking classified information.

No reports of pot poisonings in Seattle or Denver

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 04:04
Seattle cops weren't worried about evildoers tainting Halloween buckets with pot candy this year.

Baby killed in house fire near Olympia

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 04:01
UPDATE, 10:35 a.m. | Investigators believe the mother is to blame for the death of a baby boy in a house fire northwest of Olympia.Thurston County sheriff’s Lt. Cliff Ziesemer says she allegedly left the 18-month-old alone in a bedroom where a hotplate with an open coil was being used for heat

Tacoma school trip to Madagascar canceled

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 04:01
The Associated Press

Small quake rattles northeastern Oregon

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 04:01
The Associated Press

Pete Carroll on radio show: "Might have six, seven guys return who didn't play'' against Raiders

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/04/2014 - 04:01
The dominant storyline of Seattle's 30-24 win over the Raiders Sunday was the number of players who sat out due to injury --- the Seahawks suited up just 45 players including two who were meant to be used only in an emergency.