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

 

Seattle Times Headlines

Supreme Court rules against retirees in health-benefits case

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 10:31
The Supreme Court on Monday ruled that a chemical company may be able to cut the health benefits of its retired workers, unanimously reversing an appeals-court ruling that said the benefits had vested for life.

Man shot last week at Everett apartment dies

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 10:31
The man shot at an Everett apartment complex Wednesday afternoon died Friday from his injuries, police said.

Kent casino to close, lay off 93 employees

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 10:31
Great American Casino in Kent will cease operations March 14, though the company’s three other local casinos will remain open.

Chinese door opens wide to U.S. apples

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 10:31
A deal was reached last week between officials for the United States and Chinese governments to grant access to all U.S. apple varieties, instead of just Red Delicious and Golden Delicious.

Kevin Williams happy he chose Seahawks over Patriots

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 10:31
Former Vikings nose tackle Kevin Williams narrowed his free-agent choices to the two teams meeting in Sunday’s Super Bowl. “Guess I couldn’t have gone wrong,” he said.

3 arrested in 3 separate drive-by shootings in Seattle within 24 hours

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 10:28
A King County District Court judge set bail Monday for three suspects in three separate drive-by shooting incidents.

Koch brothers to spend $900 million on 2016 campaign

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 10:26
The spending goal, revealed Monday at the Kochs’ annual winter donor retreat near Palm Springs, Calif., would allow their political organization to operate at the same financial scale as the Democratic and Republican parties.

First Look: Sundance doc pulls back curtain on Scientology

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 10:23
"Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief" premiered Sunday at the Sundance Film Festival to a packed house -- not with a star-studded red carpet, but with police protection.

Quote-a-rama: Transcripts from the six Seahawks players that met with the media on Monday

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 09:23
The media gathering today featured six selected Seahawks starters - wide receiver Doug Baldwin, safety Kam Chancellor, linebacker Bobby Wagner, linebacker KJ Wright, defensive end Cliff Avril and center Max Unger

Kate Hudson reveals derriere at Versace, Portman hits Dior

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 09:16
At Paris' high-octane couture week, what happens on the catwalk is only half the story.

Petty earns writing credit for Sam Smith's 'Stay With Me'

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 09:16
Tom Petty has earned a writing credit on Sam Smith's megahit "Stay With Me" for its similarities to his song "I Won't Back Down."

Melissa Rivers files lawsuit in mother Joan Rivers' death

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 09:16
While Joan Rivers lay sedated in a Manhattan clinic, her doctors performed unauthorized medical procedures, snapped a selfie with the comedian and failed to act as her vital signs deteriorated, according to a malpractice lawsuit filed Monday by her daughter, Melissa.

Sundance Watch: Fans angle for selfies, Reynolds talks poker

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 09:16
The Associated Press is all over the Sundance Film Festival, from its premieres to the Hollywood glitz. Here's what they've seen and heard:

Settlements reached in so-called 'hot fuel' litigation

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 09:16
Twenty-eight oil companies and retailers have agreed to settle litigation claiming customers were knowingly overcharged when gas station fuel temperatures rose, plaintiffs announced Friday.

Medical pot only OK for sick kids failed by other drugs: MDs

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 09:16
With virtually no hard proof that medical marijuana benefits sick children, and evidence that it may harm developing brains, the drug should only be used for severely ill kids who have no other treatment option, the nation's most influential pediatricians group says in a new policy.

Hope Solo could be left off US World Cup roster

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 09:16
Goalkeeper Hope Solo faces the possibility of being left off the American roster for this year's Women's World Cup if she fails to complete tasks set for her by the U.S. Soccer Federation, which may include alcohol counseling.

Boeing, SpaceX will beat Russia on price for astronaut rides

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 09:16
NASA expects to save millions of dollars sending astronauts to the International Space Station, once its commercial crew program starts flying in a couple of years.

Spain: Cervantes searchers find casket with his initials

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 09:16
Experts searching for the remains of Miguel de Cervantes said Monday that they found wooden fragments of a casket bearing the initials "M.C." with bones in and around them in a crypt underneath the chapel of a cloistered convent in Madrid.

San Juan Island salmon fishery to close Thursday, then reopen for six days between Jan. 30-Feb. 8

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 08:29
%%%16ce323ebee79200bc2a3ef0d50d1fcd%%%State Fish and Wildlife has announced the San Juan Island (Marine Catch Area 7) salmon fishery will close starting Thursday, Jan. 29, and then reopen Jan. 30-Feb. 1 and Feb. 6-8 before readdressing the remainder of the fishing season soon after.

Man wounded in shooting near Leschi

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 08:26
A man was shot in the Monday afternoon near Seattle's Leschi neighborhood, according to the Seattle Police Department.