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Weekend watch: Must-see matches from around the world

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 10:31
A rivalry weekend in England heads this version of the weekend watch:

On the Air

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 10:31

USDA: Genetically modified wheat found in Montana

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 10:31
Unregulated genetically modified wheat has popped up in a second location in the United States, this time in Montana, the Agriculture Department said Friday.

Pimco’s Bill Gross leaves to join Janus

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 10:27
Bill Gross’ sudden departure is the latest upheaval at Pimco, the $2-trillion bond fund he helped launch in 1971.

India releases first image of crater-scarred Mars

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 10:25
India's space agency released the first image of the crater-scarred and dry surface of Mars taken by the nation's first interplanetary spacecraft after it began orbiting the red planet.

Major work planned for Columbia River jetties

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 10:01
The Associated Press

Palestinian leader accuses Israel of ‘war by genocide’ in Gaza

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 09:57
In a speech at the U.N. General Assembly, Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas accused Israel of conducting a “war of genocide” in Gaza, but stopped short of saying he would pursue war-crimes charges against Israel.

Don’t rely on life-span claims for data burned on disks

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 09:52
Dyes can deteriorate relatively quickly on CDs and DVDs widely used for recording data, warns Patrick Marshall, but it’s hard to know exactly how many years they’re going to last.

Teacher gets 10 years prison in student rape

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 09:51
A Montana teacher was sentenced Friday to 10 years in prison in a notorious student rape case that dragged on for years and led to the censure of a judge who partially blamed the victim.

Boeing loses $5B order as Air Berlin seeks to cut costs

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 09:46
Air Berlin, partly owned by Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Airways, said Friday it was abandoning a deal for 18 of Boeing’s single-aisle 737s and 15 Dreamliners.

Families of 2 black men want federal probe into police deaths

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 09:35
The parents of Michael Brown and Eric Garner, two black men who died in encounters with white police officers, joined with civil rights leaders on Thursday to call for a full federal investigation and charges against those involved in their deaths.

No surprise: Felix, Cano are Mariners’ award winners

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 08:52
Robinson Cano was named the Mariners’ offensive player of the year, Felix Hernandez the pitcher of the year and pitcher Chris Young the unsung hero.

Two more pot stores scheduled to open in Seattle

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 08:46
Two more state-licensed marijuana stores are scheduled to open soon in Seattle, but their launches could be muted by supply issues that continue to dog the local retail marijuana industry.

Harborview as busy as ever, even with more people insured

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 08:38
With more people obtaining health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, places like Harborview Medical Center are providing much less “charity” (uncompensated) care. The Emergency Department there is as busy as ever, though.

Inside Harborview: An elite emergency team fights to mend broken bodies and minds

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 08:36
The Emergency Department is a world unto itself, where the poor and uninsured are guaranteed to be seen and where renowned emergency burn, neurology, pediatrics and other doctors treat patients from as far away as Alaska. But it’s also a microcosm of the city and region in which it operates.

Jeter gives Yankees win at stadium finale

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 08:24
Derek Jeter didn't want the night to end.

Rock blasting on Snoqualmie Pass starting earlier next week

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 07:39
If you're headed over Snoqualmie Pass next week, plan for slowdowns and closures for construction.

Florida goes down the drain

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/27/2014 - 07:18
In Congress, Republican environmentalists appear to be terrified of what should be the most basic environmental issue possible, writes syndicated columnist Gail Collins.