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Home of the Day: Elegant Yarrow Point Home Overlooking Lake Washington
Apr 27, 2017 4:00 am
By Lisa Woolverton, Broker
Home of the Day is presented by the Puget Sound Business Journal with Realogics Sotheby's International Realty. This is your invitation to view some of Seattle's most-luxur...
Home of the Day: Discover Modern Luxury in this Newcastle Estate
Apr 26, 2017 4:00 am
Home of the Day: Immaculate Brookside Traditional
Apr 25, 2017 4:00 am
By Jennifer Johnsen, Broker
Home of the Day is presented by the Puget Sound Business Journal with Realogics Sotheby's International Realty. This is your invitation to view some of Seattle's most-luxu...
Overlake Medical Center's 30th annual Bandage Ball raises $1.1M for the Neuroscience Institute (Photos)
Apr 24, 2017 2:16 pm
A mix of new and familiar supporters packed the ballroom, bathed in shades of purple light, at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue on April 22, creating the most diverse crowd in 30 years of Overlake Medical C...
Museum of Flight adds three trustees, including an Alaska Airlines captain and a Blue Origin executive
Apr 24, 2017 11:00 am
The Museum of Flight appointed three new trustees to its board its at its annual meeting this week, including a top executive with rocket maker Blue Origin.
The trio's varied experience and perspecti...
Home of the Day: Newport Hills Private View Retreat
Apr 22, 2017 4:00 am
By Christina Roberts, Broker
Home of the Day is presented by the Puget Sound Business Journal with Realogics Sotheby's International Realty. This is your invitation to view some of Seattle's most-lux...
Boeing hands out hundreds of layoff notices in Everett and across the Seattle region
Apr 22, 2017 12:29 am
Boeing Co. handed out 429 new layoff notices to Washington state workers Friday, with the biggest cuts coming to the aircraft manufacturer's widebody operations in Everett.
Of the 277 layoff notices ...
Patti Payne's Cool Pads: Community leader couple lists historic Laurelhurst estate for $3.25 million (Photos)
Apr 22, 2017 12:04 am
One of three original estates in Seattle?s Laurelhurst neighborhood is for sale.
5155 N.E. Latimer Place is a grand and glorious estate built in 1925. The estate started its life as a horse and carri...
WTIA auctions face time with leaders from Amazon, Tableau and other tech titans (Photos)
Apr 21, 2017 9:36 pm
The Washington Technology Industry Association hosted its first-ever fundraiser Wednesday with the help of some Seattle tech celebrities.
The Galaxy Gala raised $125,000 from more than 500 bidders wi...
Validated expands app that lets retailers pay for customer rides
Apr 21, 2017 9:07 pm
A Seattle-based app that lets shops and restaurants pay for their customers' Lyft and Uber rides is expanding into ten more cities.
Launched last year to serve Seattle and Portland, Validated is now ...
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Retailers and insurers get taxed more, tech less
Apr 27, 2017 7:57 pm
NEW YORK (AP) ? To understand taxes, you have to think about geography. Don’t worry, this will make sense eventually. The U.S. has high corporate taxes compared with other developed countrie...
This isn?t tax policy; it?s a Trump-led heist
Apr 27, 2017 7:50 pm
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says Trump?s tax ?plan? would be paid for partly ?with growth? ? which means that he has no idea how to pay for it.
500 people get duplicate tax refund checks, can keep only 1
Apr 27, 2017 7:41 pm
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) ? Five hundred Rhode Island residents have received duplicate tax refund checks totaling $364,000. A state official says human error is to blame. The checks were sent in a group ...
Nice perk: Zillow pays for CEO?s commute from LA home by private jet
Apr 27, 2017 7:32 pm
Zillow paid nearly a quarter-million dollars in 2016 for CEO Spencer Rascoff to fly back and forth from his new Los Angeles mansion to Zillow headquarters in Seattle on a business jet.
US releases Venezuelan activist seeking asylum in Miami
Apr 27, 2017 7:30 pm
MIAMI (AP) ? U.S. immigration authorities have released a Venezuelan opposition activist who was detained a day earlier as he waited to attend a hearing on his request for political asylum. The abrupt...
Physician who was dragged off flight settles with United
Apr 27, 2017 7:27 pm
CHICAGO (AP) ? A Kentucky doctor who was dragged off a United flight after he refused to give up his seat to employees of a partner airline has reached a settlement with United for an undisclosed amou...
Oil company finds hidden trove of oil in Gulf of Mexico
Apr 27, 2017 7:27 pm
HOUSTON (AP) ? British oil company BP has discovered 200 million barrels of oil in a hidden cache in the Gulf of Mexico thanks to advanced imaging of geological formations. The Houston Chronicle (http...
Court: Employers can pay women less based on past salaries
Apr 27, 2017 7:23 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) ? A federal appeals court says employers can legally pay women less than men for the same work based on differences in the employees’ previous salaries. The decision by th...
UW football to renew rivalry with Ohio State in 2024, 2025
Apr 27, 2017 7:21 pm
Both UW and Ohio State were College Football Playoff finalists last season.
Trump tax plan: Relief for his voters but lots of unknowns
Apr 27, 2017 7:19 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) ? President Donald Trump’s plan to overhaul the nation’s tax code could provide significant tax cuts for the working-class voters who elected him, but the unknowns ...