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


Seattle Times Headlines

Obama set to pardon “Honest” and “Abe” before Thanksgiving

Seattle Times Headlines - 5 hours 49 min ago

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will soon spare two turkeys named for one of the nation’s most admired presidents, continuing a White House tradition that provides a refreshing sense of amusement and bipartisan cheer no matter how troubled the times. The White House says Obama will pardon “Honest” and his alternate “Abe.” The two turkeys […]

Thousands of children crossed U.S.-Mexico border in October

Seattle Times Headlines - 5 hours 49 min ago

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Nearly 5,000 unaccompanied immigrant children were caught illegally crossing the U.S. border with Mexico in October, almost double the number from October 2014, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection data. Also, in the figures released Tuesday, the number of family members crossing together nearly tripled from October 2014 — from […]

Pierce County prosecutor drops appeal of misconduct ruling

Seattle Times Headlines - 6 hours 1 min ago

The Pierce County prosecutor's office has dropped their appeal of a judge's finding of prosecutorial vindictiveness in a long-running sex-abuse case.

Pittsburgh Steelers’ QB Ben Roethlisberger expects Richard Sherman to follow Antonio Brown

Seattle Times Headlines - 6 hours 12 min ago

The Pittsburgh Steelers are anticipating that Richard Sherman will exclusively cover star receiver Antonio Brown when they play the Seattle Seahawks Sunday.

Amazon ads featuring Nazi imagery pulled from New York City subway

Seattle Times Headlines - 6 hours 29 min ago

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo ordered that ads featuring Nazi imagery, used to promote an Amazon video series called “The Man in the High Castle,” be pulled from the New York City subway system.

No worries for Dungeness crab in open areas of Puget Sound, and fishing has been very good at times

Seattle Times Headlines - 6 hours 29 min ago

In case you missed my Sunday story on Dungeness crab fishing, here is a recap: Those pursuing Dungeness crab in open areas of Puget Sound aren’t feeling the pinch of marine toxins like those along the coast in Willapa Bay, and from Northern California to Southern Oregon. “The news stuff coming out from the coast […]

Urban farmers find that success leads to eviction

Seattle Times Headlines - 6 hours 59 min ago

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — After four years of growing and selling produce in the heart of Omaha, Ali Clark has become expert at yanking out her black raspberry bushes and replanting them at another site. It’s a prickly chore Clark loathes but one she can’t avoid as her Big Muddy Farm has had to move […]

Obama: No credible intelligence about plot against US

Seattle Times Headlines - 7 hours 1 min ago

President Obama said there is no "specific and credible" intelligence indicating a terrorist plot on the United States, as he sought to reassure Americans for the holiday.

Tracking the the Seattle Seahawks’ improved playoff odds after 10 games

Seattle Times Headlines - 7 hours 21 min ago

The Seattle Seahawks' playoff odds improved markedly with the events of last weekend.

Huskies links: Chris Petersen and Mike Leach are Apple Cup coaches in contrast

Seattle Times Headlines - 7 hours 27 min ago

UW's Chris Petersen: "I enjoy hearing Coach Leach talk, I really do. It's always entertaining."

U.N. weather agency: It’s record hot out there this year.

Seattle Times Headlines - 7 hours 28 min ago

Because of man-made global warming and a strong El Nino, Earth's wild weather this year is bursting the annual heat record, the World Meteorological Organization said. The U.N. weather agency's early bird report on 2015 made the proclamation without waiting for the end of the year because it has been so extraordinarily hot.

Woman fined $1,000 for trashing worker’s office with glitter

Seattle Times Headlines - 7 hours 30 min ago

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A former clerk at an Ohio county’s fiscal office has been fined $1,000 for trashing a co-worker’s office with glitter and purple Silly String. A judge in Akron also ordered 25-year-old Samantha Lockhart on Tuesday to complete 50 hours of community service and to write an apology. She had been working […]

‘The Good Dinosaur’: a cute Pixar flick for kids

Seattle Times Headlines - 7 hours 42 min ago

Movie review of “The Good Dinosaur”: A fearful young dinosaur learns to overcome his frights during an odyssey through a peril-filled world with the help of his pet, an unevolved human boy. Rating: 2.5 stars out of 4.

Douglass North, co-recipient of 1993 Nobel Prize, dies

Seattle Times Headlines - 7 hours 43 min ago

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Douglass C. North, a St. Louis economist who was a co-recipient of the 1993 Nobel Prize in economic sciences, has died. He was 95. Speaking on behalf of North’s family, Washington University in St. Louis said he died Monday at his summer home in Benzonia, Michigan. A cause of death was […]

Ex-employee at Idaho ranch accused of stealing elk semen

Seattle Times Headlines - 7 hours 45 min ago

The 30-year-old former employee is accused of using the stolen elk semen to artificially inseminate elk at another ranch.

Brussels schools reopen, manhunt ongoing for Paris suspects

Seattle Times Headlines - 7 hours 58 min ago

Schools and some subway stations in the Belgian capital reopened for the first time since emergency measures were imposed four days ago in the wake of the Paris attacks. Authorities continued a manhunt for at least two suspects believed directly linked to the killings in Paris.

Photos of the Day: Nov. 25, 2015

Seattle Times Headlines - 8 hours 15 min ago

Explore the news of the day with these images from around the world.

Pixar’s ‘Good Dinosaur’ saved from extinction

Seattle Times Headlines - 8 hours 33 min ago

Originally announced for Thanksgiving 2013, Disney Pixar’s “The Good Dinosaur” is finally opening in theaters on Wednesday, Nov. 25.

Highway 99 closed after collision on icy road

Seattle Times Headlines - 8 hours 45 min ago

Highway 99 was closed in both directions after a wreck involving three vehicles. Two drivers were transported to hospitals.

US stocks edge higher in early trading; Deere gains on earns

Seattle Times Headlines - 9 hours 6 min ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are drifting higher Wednesday morning, building on their small gains from the previous day, as markets start to wind down ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S. EARLY GAINS: The Dow Jones industrial average added 27 points, or 0.2 percent, to 17,839 as of 11:10 a.m. Eastern. The Standard […]