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Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 09:19

Monday NBA basketball TV Radio 11 a.m. Portland at Washington CSNNW 11:30 a.m. New Orleans at Memphis ESPN 2 p.m. Orlando at Atlanta NBA 5 p.m. Golden St. at Cleveland TNT 7:30 p.m. Houston at L.A. Clippers TNT College basketball 4 p.m. Men, Syracuse at Duke ESPN 4 p.m. Men, Texas Tech at TCU ESPNU […]

Seahawks struggle to stop another patient running back in Panthers’ Jonathan Stewart

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 09:18

Carolina running back Jonathan Stewart, a former Timberline High School standout, ran for 106 yards and averaged 5.6 yards per carry. On the first play of the game, he gashed the Seahawks for 59 yards, the longest run the Seahawks have allowed this season.

Photos of the Day: Jan. 17, 2015

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 09:14

Children at a military show in Russia and more in our Photos of the Day.

Has ex-Husky Jermaine Kearse played his last game with the Seahawks?

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 09:08

Kearse's two touchdown receptions Sunday gave him six career playoff touchdown catches, a team record.

Female migrants to Europe face violence, Amnesty says

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 08:46

LONDON (AP) — Women and girl migrants coming into Europe face violence and sexual harassment at every stage of their journey, according to a new report from Amnesty International. The report released Monday by the human rights group was based on interviews with 40 women and girls in Germany and Norway last month who had […]

17th-ranked UCLA women edge WSU

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 08:43

Washington State came up slightly short in its bid for a home sweep of the nationally ranked Pac-12 Los Angeles schools in women’s basketball. No. 17 UCLA held on to beat the Cougars 75-73 on Sunday in Pullman.

Sanders proposes tax hike to pay for universal health care

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 08:36

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is releasing a sweeping proposal to create a new single-payer health care system in the United States, just hours ahead of the final Democratic presidential debate before the leadoff Iowa caucuses. Sanders’ “Medicare for all” plan released Sunday would be paid for by a variety of tax […]

Photos of UW’s win over USC

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 08:26

The Washington Huskies beat USC, 69-60, on Sunday in Seattle.

Report: Mariners to sign first baseman Travis Ishikawa to a minor league contract

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 08:25

Multiple reports indicate the Mariners have reached an agreement with first baseman Travis Ishikawa on a minor league contract with an invitation to major league spring training. Ishikawa was standout baseball player for Federal Way High School, leading the Eagles to the 4A state title in 2001.

Carolina Panthers 31, Seattle Seahawks 24: Full video highlights from NFC Divisional playoff game

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 08:12

A disastrous first half spelled doom for the Seahawks, who couldn’t quite surge back from a 31-0 halftime deficit to the Panthers on Sunday despite a near-epic comeback in their NFC Divisional playoff matchup. Seattle shut out Carolina QB Cam Newton and his offense in the second half, and Seattle QB Russell Wilson led a […]

Producer says ‘never’ to ‘Friends’ reunion movie

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 08:10

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A roundup of news Sunday from the Television Critics Association winter meeting, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs. ___ “NINE TO FIVE” MAYBE, ‘FRIENDS’ NEVER Dolly Parton may reunite someday with her “Nine to Five” movie co-stars Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin on the […]

‘High School Musical’ stars reunite for 10th anniversary

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 08:03

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The stars of “High School Musical” are reuniting for a 10th-anniversary tribute to the TV movie. Actors Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale, Lucas Grabeel, Corbin Bleu and Monique Coleman share memories of the movie when it airs again at 8 p.m. EST Wednesday on the Disney Channel. Zac Efron, who played Troy […]

How Washington can build equality in Martin Luther King Jr.’s vision

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 08:03

Honor Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy of fighting to improve democracy by approving the Washington Voting Rights Act.

Dental care is best left to dentists, not dental therapists

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 08:01

Dental therapists would increase risks for our most vulnerable.

With wave of Iranian oil imminent, a shudder in Saudi Arabia

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 07:55

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new wave of oil from Iran will flow into a global market awash in oil where prices are plumbing depths not seen in a dozen years. With a historic nuclear deal between Iran, the U.S. and five other world powers set into place this weekend, a European oil embargo on the […]

Garfield, ShoWare Center among those hosting MLK basketball tournaments

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 07:54

A schedule of high-school basketball tournaments taking place on MLK Day in the Seattle area.

Watch: Sunday’s final Democratic primary debate

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 07:48

The final Democratic primary debate will take place on Sunday at 5 p.m. PST. NBC streaming the debate live on YouTube. Watch it here.

By the numbers: Seahawks allow 100-yard rusher for first time since 2014 in playoff loss to Panthers

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 07:48

Here are some noteworthy statistics and plays — plus our pick for player of the game — from the Seahawks' playoff loss to the Panthers on Sunday.

Zinnias on space station become first flowers to bloom in space

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 07:43

The bright zinnias are not the first crop of the Veggie experiment, but the lessons from their growing process could be applied to tomatoes, also a flowering planet, said Smith.

Monday’s poll: Which Seahawks’ unit was most responsible for the loss?

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 01/18/2016 - 07:41

Which Seahawks’ unit was most responsible for the loss?