How to snag an empty seat next to you, through planning, polite pleas and a little luck.
Croatia’s “Pearl of the Adriatic” is a place to walk, people-watch, take a dip in the sea, says European travel specialist Rick Steves.
Obviously the announcement isn’t met with quite the hype of the NFL, but on Tuesday, Major League Baseball and its teams announced the upcoming schedule for the 2016 regular season. After playing at home on opening day this season, the Mariners will be back on the road to start next season. Seattle will play a three-game series at GlobeLife […]
The governor led a trade delegation at an important time, as Asia's economies are struggling. But what about promoting coal terminals.
September 6, 2015 Ramp/Site Boats Anglers Chinook Coho Chum Pink Sockeye Other Species Comments Bellingham Ramp Squalicum Harbor 16 45 7 6 0 8 0 Boston Harbor Ramp/Marina 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 Concrete Dock 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 Cornet Bay Public Ramp 20 49 1 12 0 14 0 […]
The next few days figure to be pretty critical in determining where things go with Kam Chancellor and the Seahawks this season.
The district and the teachers union still haven’t reached a tentative agreement, which could mean school won’t start as scheduled on Wednesday.
Noodling around at Arashi Ramen in Tukwila.
SYDNEY (AP) — A surfer said he was lucky not to lose an arm when a shark bit his board off Australia’s most populous state on Tuesday. Justin Daniels, 42, received a single tooth puncture wound to the back of his left hand when the shark clamped its jaws around the board’s edge off Shelley […]
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — In an interview Monday with The Associated Press, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton said she has “tried to not only take responsibility, because it was my decision, but to be as transparent as possible” about her use of a private email server when she was secretary of state. Here […]
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe won a new term as president of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party on Tuesday after facing no opposition for the job. He told reporters afterward that he would push his ongoing economic revival plan, saying “Abenomics is still partway through.” The party named Abe president after no […]
Mike Leach's Air Raid used to dominate college football defenses. But it hasn't quite been the same during his time at WSU. What's missing?
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nobody knows Citizens United quite like Hillary Rodham Clinton. The name of the conservative advocacy group, which five years ago won a landmark Supreme Court case governing campaign finance, has become the preferred shorthand for talking about money in politics. That decision led to the creation of the super PAC — groups […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats clinched the crucial Senate votes Tuesday to block passage of a disapproval resolution against the Iran nuclear accord, an outcome that would be a major victory for President Barack Obama against united Republican opposition. But amid fast-paced developments as lawmakers returned to Washington from their five-week summer recess, supporters of the […]
JERUSALEM (AP) — In recent months, many in the Middle East had assumed — some in hope, others with concern — that once the Iranian nuclear issue was resolved, the United States would make another push for peace between Israel and the Palestinians. But the opposite seems more likely. After a drawn-out confrontation with Prime […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional proceedings are routinely convoluted, often inscrutable and sometimes bizarre. Even by those standards, the upcoming vote on the Iran nuclear deal stands out as particularly bewildering. It’s a situation, by design, where the Democratic minority will rule the Republican majority. The winners of the initial vote will end up the losers. […]
One thousand flights will be affected Wednesday.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico’s attorney general’s office remained convinced on Monday that many of the 43 students who disappeared in 2014 were killed and incinerated at a garbage dump, one day after an independent experts’ report said it did not happen. Tomas Zeron, the director of its criminal investigation agency, said there could have […]
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish ground forces crossed into northern Iraq on Tuesday for the first time since 2011 in a “short-term” operation to hunt down Kurdish rebels, a Turkish government official said, as Turkish jets carried out more airstrikes against rebel camps in the region. The cross border operations came amid a wave of […]
A review of “The Landscape Beckons,” works by Northwest artists inspired by the people and scenery of the region, at Stonington Gallery through Sept. 26.