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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 eight more cities.
Launched last year to serve Seattle and Portland, Validated is no...
John Kircher has big plans after buying out Crystal Mountain Ski Resort's owners
Apr 21, 2017 8:29 pm
Crystal Mountain Ski Resort CEO and President John Kircher is now the the sole owner, and he's got plans for more snow and better lifts.
Valued at $40 million, the resort was previously owned by Mich...
Sea-Tac Airport adds powered-up, Italian-designed seats (Photos)
Apr 21, 2017 6:02 pm
Seattle-Tacoma International Airport is adding thousands of new seats with built-in power outlets in the first phase of a massive overhaul.
The 3,200 gate-area seats at Sea-Tac concourses B and C are...
Amazon expands brick-and-mortar bookstore to Silicon Valley
Apr 21, 2017 4:33 pm
Amazon Books is opening its first Silicon Valley location this year in San Jose.
The store will open its doors this summer in about 5,500 square feet of retail space. It?s the same strip of retail in...
Seattle mayor to send income tax for 'high-end households' to council
Apr 21, 2017 4:20 pm
Seattle's wealthiest residents may soon be required to pay income tax if a proposal by Seattle Mayor Ed Murray is approved.
The mayor, who is running for re-election, reportedly proposed the tax duri...
Celgene research leader Dr. Rupert Vessey joins Juno board
Apr 21, 2017 3:46 pm
Juno Therapeutics Inc. has added Celgene Corp. President of Research and Early Development Dr. Rupert Vessey to the Seattle-based biotech's board.
Vessey will serve as as Celgene's designated appoint...
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Oil workers? strike triggers gas lines in Sri Lanka
Apr 24, 2017 7:58 am
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) ? Long lines have formed at gasoline stations across Sri Lanka as workers of a state-run petroleum corporation went on strike to protest the government’s move to leas...
Inspired by own family, Kentucky gov. tackles foster system
Apr 24, 2017 7:55 am
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) ? The little girl was 11, living in a foster care group home, when she ended up playing tag in a Louisville park with the daughters of a wealthy investment manager who would one da...
Senate set to confirm Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary
Apr 24, 2017 7:33 am
WASHINGTON (AP) ? After months of delay, the Senate is expected to confirm former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue as agriculture secretary. Perdue would be the first Southerner in the post in more than two ...
Trump sons seek to extend family brand into domestic markets
Apr 24, 2017 7:28 am
NEW YORK (AP) ? Apprentices no more, Eric and Donald Trump Jr. are now at the helm of the Trump Organization and adjusting to the reality presented by their father’s presidency. TheyR...
AP journalist covering Kashmir protest helps injured teen
Apr 24, 2017 7:26 am
SRINAGAR, India (AP) ? He was documenting a protest by dozens of Kashmiri students confronting armed Indian government forces wearing riot gear. But when an 18-year-old was hit in the head and began b...
Absences of Marte, Bumgarner could shake up NL
Apr 24, 2017 7:26 am
The Pittsburgh Pirates and San Francisco Giants are both in last place, and that’s not even their biggest problem at the moment. They will both have to overcome some significant adversity to...
Trump?s 100 days: A rattled establishment, some surprises
Apr 24, 2017 7:24 am
WASHINGTON (AP) ? For nearly 100 days, President Donald Trump has rattled Washington and been chastened by its institutions. He’s startled world leaders with his unpredictability and tough t...
As budget deadline looms, Trump pushes border wall funding
Apr 24, 2017 7:22 am
WASHINGTON (AP) ? With a budget deadline looming, President Donald Trump plans a whirlwind of activities seeking to highlight accomplishments while putting fresh pressure on congressional Democrats to...
Republicans in position to reshape federal bench
Apr 24, 2017 7:18 am
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Republicans have put President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee on the bench, and they’re now in a position to fill dozens more federal judgeships ? and resha...
Republicans want to muzzle database of consumer complaints
Apr 24, 2017 7:16 am
WASHINGTON (AP) ? U.S. consumers filed nearly 300,000 complaints last year about their dealings with banks, credit card issuers and other financial services companies. Most of those complaints were co...