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  • The Seattle Times recommends: No on Initiative 1631 By The Seattle Times   -   Oct 20, 2018

    THE SEATTLE TIMES RECOMMENDS: NO ON INITIATIVE 1631

    Climate change is a crisis needing an aggressive, coordinated response, not expensive and unaccountable spending measures like Initiative...

    Economy, Editorials
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Oct 20, 2018

    PIZZA SHOP MAKES 225-MILE DELIVERY FOR CANCER PATIENT

    BATTLE CREEK, Mich. - An employee at Michigan pizza shop that usually doesn't deliver made a big exception for a cancer patient and...

    Nation & World
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Oct 20, 2018

    DETROIT POLICE FIND 63 FETUSES IN FUNERAL HOME AMID PROBE

    DETROIT - Police have removed the remains of 63 fetuses from a Detroit funeral home in a widening investigation of alleged improprieties...

    Boxing, Nation & World
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Oct 20, 2018

    MINNESOTA FROZEN FOOD COMPANY RECALLS PORK, CHICKEN PRODUCTS

    ST. PAUL, Minn. - Authorities say a Minnesota frozen food and packing company is recalling more than 212,000 pounds of ready-to-eat...

    Food, Business, Nation & World
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Oct 20, 2018

    UTAH OFFICIALS SAY 6 DEAD IN HEAD-ON HIGHWAY COLLISION

    HEBER, Utah - Authorities say six men are dead after a dump truck crossed a highway median and collided with a pickup truck traveling...

    Travel, Nation & World
  • Biden rallies union for Democrats in tight Nevada races By The Seattle Times   -   Oct 20, 2018

    BIDEN RALLIES UNION FOR DEMOCRATS IN TIGHT NEVADA RACES

    LAS VEGAS - Former Vice President Joe Biden spoke of working class struggles and said President Donald Trump is shredding American...

    U.S., Democrats, Donald Trump, Republicans, Nation & World Politics
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Oct 20, 2018

    BODY FOUND IN TEXAS LAKE WAS OF WOMAN MISSING DAYS EARLIER

    JUNCTION, Texas - Texas officials say a body found this past week in a rain-swollen lake is that of an Alabama woman who had gone missing...

    Nation & World
  • Mike Leach's text messages show his frustration with Pac-12 officials following WSU's loss to USC By The Seattle Times   -   Oct 20, 2018

    MIKE LEACH'S TEXT MESSAGES SHOW HIS FRUSTRATION WITH PAC-12 OFFICIALS FOLLOWING WSU'S LOSS TO USC

    Washington State coach Mike Leach called Pac-12 General Counsel Woodie Dixon 'a total coward,' and posed the question, 'Why can't I...

    Sport, Cougar Football, Cougars, Sports
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Oct 20, 2018

    IDAHO MUSIC FESTIVAL PROMOTOR FILES FOR BANKRUPTCY

    IDAHO FALLS, Idaho - The organizer of a rock music festival who sold tickets for the August event that never took place has filed for...

    Nation & World
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Oct 20, 2018

    BERNIE SANDERS BACK IN SOUTH CAROLINA AMID MULTISTATE BLITZ

    COLUMBIA, S.C. - Just two weeks before Election Day, Sen. Bernie Sanders is back in South Carolina as part of a swing through early-voting...

    Election, Nation & World Politics
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Oct 20, 2018

    MAGNITUDE 4.0 EARTHQUAKE SHAKES TEXAS, OKLAHOMA PANHANDLES

    AMARILLO, Texas - An earthquake has shaken parts of the Texas and Oklahoma panhandles. The U.S. Geological Survey says the 4.0 magnitude...

    U.S., Nation & World
  • Marvel universe a slice smaller with Cage cancellation By The Seattle Times   -   Oct 20, 2018

    MARVEL UNIVERSE A SLICE SMALLER WITH CAGE CANCELLATION

    The Marvel universe just got a slice smaller on Netflix with the cancellation of “Marvel's Luke Cage” after two seasons. The news Friday...

    World, Nation & World
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Oct 20, 2018

    TROPICAL STORMS WILLA AND VICENTE SWIRLING OFF MEXICO

    MEXICO CITY - Two tropical storms are swirling in the Pacific Ocean off Mexico, and one is forecast to become a hurricane and approach...

    Nation & World, Weather
  • Enthusiasts re-enact bloody 19th-century Battle of Leipzig By The Seattle Times   -   Oct 20, 2018

    ENTHUSIASTS RE-ENACT BLOODY 19TH-CENTURY BATTLE OF LEIPZIG

    LEIPZIG, Germany - Hundreds of history buffs have re-enacted the 19th-century Battle of Leipzig, which saw the defeat of Napoleon I's...

    Europ, Nation & World, Travel
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Oct 20, 2018

    WORKERS TAKE DIVE INTO DEEP DOO TO UNCLOG SEWER PUMPS

    CHARLESTON, S.C. - Divers spent two days deep inside a South Carolina sewer, pulling out huge balls of oily, black used wet wipes and...

    Nation & World
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Oct 20, 2018

    FORMER DUTCH PRIME MINISTER WIM KOK DIES AT AGE 80

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands - The Dutch prime minister says former premier Wim Kok, a trade unionist-turned-politician who inspired a new...

    Europ, Democrats, Nation & World, Nation & World Politics
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Oct 20, 2018

    JUDGE OKS LOGGING PROJECT IN UMPQUA NATIONAL FOREST

    SALEM, Ore. - A federal judge has denied a request by environmental groups to halt a 500-acre logging project in western Oregon. The...

    U.S., Nation & World
  • Bubble drivers have high hopes for Kansas elimination race By The Seattle Times   -   Oct 20, 2018

    BUBBLE DRIVERS HAVE HIGH HOPES FOR KANSAS ELIMINATION RACE

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Ryan Blaney felt good about his chances of advancing to the next round of NASCAR's playoffs even before he qualified...

    Playoffs, NASCAR, Sports
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Oct 20, 2018

    SRI LANKA TO RECALL PEACEKEEPING COMMANDER ON UN REQUEST

    COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Sri Lanka's military says that it will recall its commander leading a UN peacekeeping contingent in Mali a day...

    World, Nation & World
  • ESPN brings ‘College GameDay' to Pullman, but it's the Cougar fans who put on a show By The Seattle Times   -   Oct 20, 2018

    ESPN BRINGS ‘COLLEGE GAMEDAY' TO PULLMAN, BUT IT'S THE COUGAR FANS WHO PUT ON A SHOW

    Thousands showed up, with many arriving the night before for the three-hour party. The show ended on a high note, with Lee Corso donning...

    Cougar Football, Cougars, Sports