Donna Tartt's wonderfully Dickensian novel "The Goldfinch," winner of last year's Pulitzer Prize for fiction, has a movie deal in place: Warner Bros. has announced that it has acquired the movie rights to the novel, along with RatPac Entertainment (director/producer Brett Ratner's company). "The Gol
If you missed it on Sunday, MSNBC aired a news segment about the Seattle Gilbert & Sullivan Society's production of "The Mikado" and the controversy about its use of yellowface, using non-Asian actors to portray all 40 Asian roles.
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Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday widespread criticism of his efforts to win a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas don't worry him and said he will continue to work toward that goal because Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu asked him to.
It’s taking longer than expected to dig a hole to fix Highway 99 tunnel-machine Bertha. But managers still expect Bertha to be repaired by March.
The Seahawks have officially announced a few roster moves this morning.
A New Hampshire man has been arraigned on charges he kidnapped a teenager last year.
Dr. David Fleming, director and health officer for Public Health - Seattle & King County, has resigned, effective Aug. 11. In a statement, Fleming, 60, said his "personal plans and needs" don't allow him to make the long-term leadership commitment the agency now requires.
Stonehenge is the best known, but the country is dotted with the ancient sacred circles.
National park will relocate historic structure
The United States and the European Union, finally in synch on how to deal with Russian President Vladimir Putin, are preparing a powerful one-two punch against Russia's economy, with EU ambassadors meeting on Tuesday to discuss a dramatic escalation in the trade bloc's sanctions.
Singer Linda Ronstadt got the answer to that question she's been asking for decades: "When Will I Be Loved?"
A strong earthquake shook much of eastern Mexico on Tuesday, but there were no reports of damage or injury.
The latest catch numbers in the state Fish and Wildlife fish checks show a spike in hatchery coho fishing success although quantity makes up for their small size.
Doctor and prostitution ring: No charges have been filed, but the feds are investigating an Eastside anesthesiologist in connection with a large-scale Asian prostitution ring based in Bellevue. This reminds us of the Seattle anesthesiologist who was accused of sexting during surgery. These are docto
Cinecitta World is a new amusement park by a vintage film studio in Rome.
Time for another Top 10 as the Seahawks resume training camp today with a practice that will be telecast live on ESPN beginning at 10:30 a.m. So at the least, set your DVRs.
Seattle scientists say rising carbon dioxide will alter ocean pH and reduce seafood, affecting areas where people rely on the sea for their food and livelihood.