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Rajiv Shah resigning as head of USAID after five years

Seattle Times Headlines - 14 hours 19 min ago
WASHINGTON -- After weeks of batting down rumors of his impending resignation, Rajiv Shah announced Wednesday he will step down as head of the U.S. Agency for International Development in February.

Washington State signs two JC players from California

Seattle Times Headlines - 14 hours 20 min ago
Safety Shalom Luani and defensive end Jeremiah Mitchell will join the Cougars in time for the start of the spring semester.

Seattle Housing Authority retreats on rent-raising proposal

Seattle Times Headlines - 14 hours 37 min ago
The Seattle Housing Authority won’t move ahead with a plan to set rents based on household size and length of stay rather than income.

In Northwest, U.S.-Cuba thaw lauded as ‘amazing’

Seattle Times Headlines - 14 hours 39 min ago
“All my life I have been hoping to hear a U.S. president say exactly what Obama said today,” said Fleites-Lear, a professor of foreign languages and literature who has many relatives in Cuba. “I almost can’t believe it.”

Cuba’s hopes for future fired up by historic pact

Seattle Times Headlines - 14 hours 41 min ago
The changes in Cuba policy outlined by President Obama are expected to have a much more profound impact on Cuba than on the United States.

Exiles divided on plans to thaw US-Cuba relations

Seattle Times Headlines - 14 hours 42 min ago
When Cuban and American leaders announced they would restore diplomatic relations after a standoff lasting more than a half-century, all eyes in the U.S. immediately turned to Miami, where many expected the country's largest population of Cuban exiles to pour angrily into the streets.

AP Interview: McConnell wants to stop coal rules

Seattle Times Headlines - 14 hours 42 min ago
Incoming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., pledged on Wednesday to do all he can to stop President Barack Obama's coal plant regulations, saying a White House "crusade" has devastated his state's economy.

Seahawks still refining kickoff returns

Seattle Times Headlines - 14 hours 50 min ago
Seattle's kickoff returns have been an admittedly underachieving aspect of the team the last few weeks.

14 charged in deadly 2012 meningitis outbreak

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 13:40
Mold and bacteria were in the air and on workers' gloved fingertips. Pharmacists used expired ingredients, didn't properly sterilize them and failed to test drugs for purity before sending them to hospitals and pain clinics. Employees falsified logs to make it look as if the so-called clean rooms had been disinfected.

Tuesday’s prep wrestling results

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 13:36
Results for Tuesday, Dec. 16

Chattanooga knocks off No. 7 Stanford women

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 13:35
Chelsey Shumpert scored a career-high 18 points, including five three-pointers, as Chattanooga stunned No. 7 Stanford 54-46 Wednesday for its second home victory over a top-10 opponent this season.

Charlie Brown tree teaches struggling city a beautiful lesson

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 13:31
It turns out Reading, Pa.’s much-ridiculed Christmas tree wasn’t bad at all. It just needed a little love.

Lakeside’s Abrahm Devine looks to repeat as state champion / Boys swimming preview

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 13:31
The Stanford-bound senior will focus on getting back to the state meet, where he won two titles last February. His technique has been a focal point since he has yet to begin weight training.

Seahawks’ Paul Richardson still working through kickoff returns

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 13:30
Paul Richardson looked like a promising kickoff returner at first, but it has been a slog for Richardson and the Seahawks’ kickoff return game, which ranks 30th in the NFL this week, averaging 20.6 yards per attempt.

On the Air

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 13:30

Immigrants closer to driver's licenses in Arizona

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 12:33
Thousands of young immigrants moved a step closer to getting driver's licenses in Arizona when the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday rebuffed the governor's latest attempt to deny them the privilege.

Quotes from Seahawks coach Pete Carroll

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 12:31
Here's what Seattle head coach Pete Carroll had to say to the media today:

State health exchange withholds money to Deloitte over repeated problems

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 12:31
Problems with the performance of the Washington Healthplanfinder website have led to friction between the state’s health-insurance exchange and its primary contractor, Deloitte.

Inslee targets polluters with billion-dollar cap-and-trade plan

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 12:29
Gov. Jay Inslee on Wednesday laid out an ambitious plan for cutting Washington’s carbon emissions that would vault the state to the forefront of global efforts to combat climate change.