SEATTLE, WA - MAY 24: A.J. Pierzynski #12 of the Texas Rangers hits a ground ball in the third inning against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on May 24, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. Pierzynski was safe on an error, and the Rangers defeated the Mariners 9-5.
The Seattle International Film Festival is proud to partner with Atossa Genetics in honoring Dr. King's discovery of the link between DNA and breast cancer
Even as we are disappointed with the developments related to our efforts to purchase the Kings, we would just like to reiterate our dedication to bringing the NBA back to Seattle ... We will continue to press forward with our arena plans with the same commitment and effort we have over the last two years, and look forward to working with the City (of Seattle) and (King) County to see the project through the hurdles that remain. Likewise, we plan to continue to work with the league regarding opportunities that may arise to return an NBA franchise to our City.
I looked at 2010 Census results for these 10 metro areas [Seattle, San Jose, San Diego, Minneapolis, Tulsa, Dallas, Houston, Charlotte, Raleigh and Washington, D.C.] The Seattle-Tacoma metro area has the lowest percentage of kids under 5 on the entire list.More quotes »
Truck in Wash. span collapse hauled drilling equip
a day, so the roadblock will cause a major disruption in trade and tourism between Seattle and Vancouver, British Columbia.The Washington Transportation Department has set up detours. The closest bridge nearby is mostly used for local traffic between Mount 5/24/13 Read more »
I-5 bridge collapses in Washington state
Interstate 5 bridge over a river north of Seattle collapsed Thursday evening, dumping vehicles and people into the water, the Washington State Patrol said. The four-lane bridge over the Skagit River collapsed about 7 p.m., Trooper Mark Francis said. There Read more »
Wednesday's Time Schedule
at Pittsburgh, 12:35 p.m.Atlanta at Cincinnati, 12:35 p.m.St. Louis at Chicago Cubs , 2:20 p.m.Miami at San Diego, 3:40 p.m.Philadelphia at San Francisco, 3:45 p.m.Detroit at Washington , 7:05 p.m.Kansas City at Baltimore, 7:05 p.m.Oakland at Cleveland, 7:05 Read more »
Amanda Knox says what happened to her was surreal
-- Amanda Knox says in an interview that what happened to her was "surreal but it could have happened to anyone."The Seattle native told ABC News' Diane Sawyer in an interview airing Tuesday night that "I want the truth to come out. I'd like to be reconsidered Read more »
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Seattle Police surveillance cameras: Alki Point off the list
*The nine camera locations on/near the downtown waterfront are “temporary” and likely to change because of the tunnel/seawall construction. *The e-mail account set up by SPD for feedback on the camera system – firstname.lastname@example.org – has received a total 46 m ago from West Seattle Blog Read more »
Skagit bridge's arch-shaped truss made clearance too low
on Interstate 5 south of the collapsed portion of the highway bridge at the Skagit River Friday, May 24, 2013, in Mount Vernon, Wash. The truck struck the four-lane bridge on the major thoroughfare between Seattle and Canada Thursday evening, sending a section 5/24/13 from TheNewsTribune.com Read more »
Sidney Rittenberg on China - James Fallows - The Atlantic
of the new president -- he was a close friend, and a fine man..' I mentioned last week that I was going to do a Q-and-A in Seattle with Sidney Rittenberg, whose first-hand exposure to US-Chinese relations probably exceeds that of any other living person. In 5/24/13 from Maoxian Read more »
Five percent of Wis. bridges "functionally obsolete"
state officials said the bridge that collapsed outside of Seattle Thursday night was repaired twice in the last year. Federal officials claimed the structure was classified as “functionally obsolete”. According to the latest DOT data, 724 Wisconsin bridges 5/24/13 from WISC Madison Read more »
Friday evening at Sasquatch! 2013: XXL Mag's 'Seattle Rappers' list IRL
It was cool to see a flock of 22 year olds swarm him after his party hardy set. New fans! #squatchwatch: Deejay Nick Beeba from Seattle’s BFA wore a loud and earth-toned outfit. My critical judgement of it was A+. He also did more to hype the crowd in his 5/24/13 from The Seattle Times Read more »