Listen Live Follow Us On:
For Email Marketing you can trust

 

Seattle Times Headlines

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.

Rio 2016 Olympics, Paralympics mascots appear in public

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:31
A yellow cat-like figure, which also combines elements of monkeys and birds, is the mascot of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. The mascot for the Rio Paralympics is a mopped-headed doll with leafy hair.

Mariners lock up Kyle Seager with seven-year, $100 million extension

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:27
Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager, an All-Star last year after hitting 25 home runs with 96 RBI, has agreed to a seven-year, $100 million contract extension with the team.

Violence in Ferguson after no indictment announced

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:23
Protesters smashed windows out of police cars and businesses, several of which were later set ablaze, and officers lobbed tear gas from inside armored vehicles to disperse crowds Monday as violence overtook protests in Ferguson.

North Carolina apologizes for spray-paint damage after victory at Duke

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:22
North Carolina coach Larry Fedora apologized to Duke’s David Cutcliffe after his team’s celebration of the Tar Heels’ victory against the Blue Devils left the visiting locker room at Duke damaged by spray paint.

Two days left to win Sounders-Galaxy tickets

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:16
Time is running out win tickets to the second leg of the Western Conference final -- and win other team prizes -- through a Seattle Times contest of your Sounders support.

Prep stars of the week

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:16
A look at the stars of the week.

Quotes from Seattle coach Pete Carroll

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:16
Here's the official transcript of what Seattle coach Pete Carroll had to say to the media today:

Hugh Millen’s Seahawks analysis: Seattle defense had its way with struggling Arizona offense

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:16
Arizona’s unimaginative running attack was easily stuffed by the Seahawks defense, which was as healthy as it has been for a long time.

Huskies’ fifth-year seniors recall driving into enemy territory for the first time

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 11:40
Colin Tanigawa remembers his first bus ride to Pullman for an Apple Cup and the scene that still leaves him cold four years later.

Boston Red Sox to add Pablo Sandoval, Hanley Ramirez

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 11:37
The Boston Red Sox reportedly have added Pablo Sandoval, previously with San Francisco, and Hanley Ramirez, previously with the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Apple Cup outlook: Washington State vs. Washington

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 11:36
A closer look at Saturday’s game

Now it gets tough for Seahawks: A trip to play 49ers

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 11:31
The Seahawks cruised to a 19-3 victory over Arizona at home on Sunday but will have to turn around and play at San Francisco on Thanksgiving night.

Seattle sports fans get to enjoy a trifecta feast of big games this weekend

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 11:31
It starts with Seahawks at 49ers, then the Apple Cup and then the deciding match on the MLS Western Conference

Close calls for both clubs in first leg of Sounders-Galaxy series

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 11:27
Sounders FC was close to scoring against the Galaxy on Sunday, especially when Obafemi Martins and Clint Dempsey had chances in the 20th minute. But the Galaxy also just missed on goals that would have provided an even bigger lead.

Injured WSU receiver Kristoff Williams will participate in senior-night activities

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 11:17
Kristoff Williams suffered a concussion early this season that caused him to retire from football. A report last week said Williams was told by WSU coach Mike Leach he couldn’t participate in senior-night activities. Now Leach says he can.

In wake of Spotify pullout, music industry debates streaming

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 10:36
From board rooms in Japan to songwriter's rooms in Nashville, a debate is brewing in music industry circles about the financial and creative value of streaming music, even as its popularity and impact skyrocket.