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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 ...
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...
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N Carolina lawmakers halfway to veto override on court size
Apr 26, 2017 7:56 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) ? North Carolina’s House has voted to override Gov. Roy Cooper’s veto of legislation that reduces the number of judges on the state Court of Appeals. Wednesday&a...
Alaska Air?s profit tumbles, partly from Virgin merger costs
Apr 26, 2017 7:50 pm
Alaska Air Group?s first-quarter profit was dragged down by more expensive fuel and the cost of combining with Virgin America. The growth from the merger has also raised labor issues.
Mariners make multiple roster moves: Felix Hernandez, Mitch Haniger both placed on the 10-day disabled list
Apr 26, 2017 7:21 pm
Mariners also bring up three pitchers from Class AAA Tacoma.
Wildfire on US refuge doubles in size in less than a week
Apr 26, 2017 7:20 pm
FOLKSTON, Ga. (AP) ? Officials say a wildfire on public lands near the Georgia-Florida state line has blackened 115 square miles (300 sq. kilometers), having doubled in size since last weekend. Sustai...
Trump order seeks to limit federal role in K-12 education
Apr 26, 2017 7:01 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) ? President Donald Trump has signed an executive order that aims to reduce the federal government’s role in K-12 education. Trump is giving Education Secretary Betsy DeVos 30...
VA limiting new hiring as it aims to widen private care
Apr 26, 2017 6:55 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Despite the lifting of a federal hiring freeze, the Department of Veterans Affairs is leaving thousands of positions unfilled, citing the need for a leaner VA as it develops a longer...
AP FACT CHECK: Trump errs on the court system
Apr 26, 2017 6:47 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) ? President Donald Trump misstated how the federal court system works in a trio of tweets Wednesday about a judge who blocked his order to penalize cities that don’t cooperat...
Belarus march against nuclear power on Chernobyl anniversary
Apr 26, 2017 6:46 pm
MINSK, Belarus (AP) ? About 400 people have marched in Belarus’ capital to mark the anniversary of the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster and protest the construction of a nuclear p...
How I?m going to speed through 19 bookstores on Independent Bookstore Day
Apr 26, 2017 6:45 pm
This is the third year for the Independent Bookstore Day Challenge, in which hardy souls visit 19 Puget Sound-area bookstores in a day.
New US office seeks to aid victims of crimes by immigrants
Apr 26, 2017 6:44 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) ? The Trump administration on Wednesday opened an office dedicated to helping victims of crimes committed by immigrants ? an initiative criticized as misguided because studies have sho...