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  • By The Seattle Times   -   Jun 20, 2019

    APNEWSBREAK: WALMART TO PAY $138M OVER BRAZIL CORRUPTION

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. - Walmart has agreed to pay a $138 million criminal penalty to settle a Justice Department claim that it and a Brazilian...

    Business, Nation
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Jun 20, 2019

    MARYLAND TO HONOR CAPITAL GAZETTE SHOOTING ANNIVERSARY

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. - A memorial dedication, gun violence forum and moment of silence are among the events scheduled for the one-year anniversary...

    Nation
  • European Games struggle for attention as Belarus hosts By The Seattle Times   -   Jun 20, 2019

    EUROPEAN GAMES STRUGGLE FOR ATTENTION AS BELARUS HOSTS

    MINSK, Belarus - Shrunken in size and struggling for attention, the European Games open Friday as host Belarus seeks to shed its reputation...

    Olympics
  • Kehinde Wiley to unveil sculpture in Times Square By The Seattle Times   -   Jun 20, 2019

    KEHINDE WILEY TO UNVEIL SCULPTURE IN TIMES SQUARE

    NEW YORK - Artist Kehinde Wiley will unveil his first monumental public sculpture in New York's Times Square this fall in response...

    Art, Entertainment, Nation
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Jun 20, 2019

    NORTH TEXAS OFFICER WHO FAILED TO FIND ABDUCTED GIRL FIRED

    FORT WORTH, Texas - A Texas police chief says he's fired a sergeant who failed to find an 8-year-old girl who had been abducted when...

    Nation
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Jun 20, 2019

    MAN GETS 27 YEARS FOR TRYING TO KILL SALEM HOMELESS MEN

    SALEM, Ore. - A Portland has been sentenced to 26 years and eight months in prison for a series of attacks during which he tried to...

    Northwest
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Jun 20, 2019

    FAIRBANKS PICKUP DRIVER STRIKES SIGN, CARRIES IT FOR MILES

    FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A 26-year-old Fairbanks man was charged with felony evidence tampering after his pickup struck a road sign and...

    Northwest
  • Hall of Famer Brian Dawkins tackling mental wellness head on By The Seattle Times   -   Jun 20, 2019

    HALL OF FAMER BRIAN DAWKINS TACKLING MENTAL WELLNESS HEAD ON

    PHILADELPHIA - Brian Dawkins is tackling mental health issues the same aggressive way he took on anyone who dared cross the middle...

    Health, NFL
  • Massachusetts woman cleared of murder in baby's death By The Seattle Times   -   Jun 20, 2019

    MASSACHUSETTS WOMAN CLEARED OF MURDER IN BABY'S DEATH

    WORCESTER, Mass. - A Massachusetts woman who lived in a home where authorities found the remains of three dead babies has been cleared...

    Nation
  • St. Louis abortion clinic to defy state over pelvic exam By The Seattle Times   -   Jun 20, 2019

    ST. LOUIS ABORTION CLINIC TO DEFY STATE OVER PELVIC EXAM

    ST. LOUIS - Missouri's only abortion clinic, already facing the threat of losing its license, says it will defy the state by refusing...

    Nation
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Jun 20, 2019

    JUDGE: TEENAGER CHARGED IN PARENTS' DEATHS NOT COMPETENT

    OKLAHOMA CITY - An Oklahoma judge says a 19-year-old man accused of fatally shooting his parents and who is described by his attorney...

    Health, Nation
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Jun 20, 2019

    3 PEOPLE KILLED AS 2 TRAINS COLLIDE IN SOUTHERN PAKISTAN

    KARACHI, Pakistan - A Pakistani railroad official says a passenger train has collided with a freight train in the southern city of...

    Travel, Nation, Nation & World
  • US long-term mortgage rates little changed; 30-year at 3.84% By The Seattle Times   -   Jun 20, 2019

    US LONG-TERM MORTGAGE RATES LITTLE CHANGED; 30-YEAR AT 3.84%

    WASHINGTON - U.S. long-term mortgage rates were little changed this week. The key 30-year, fixed-rate loan hovered around an average...

    U.S., Business, Nation
  • Cilic, Dimitrov, Anderson all lose at Queen's Club By The Seattle Times   -   Jun 20, 2019

    CILIC, DIMITROV, ANDERSON ALL LOSE AT QUEEN'S CLUB

    LONDON - Defending champion Marin Cilic, former winner Grigor Dimitrov and 2018 Wimbledon finalist Kevin Anderson all lost at the Queen's...

    Sports
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Jun 20, 2019

    KENTUCKY PROSECUTOR DROPS DEATH PENALTY, SAYING WITNESS LIED

    ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. - A death penalty case has unraveled in Kentucky, where a prosecutor said he can't go forward because a key witness...

    Nation
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Jun 20, 2019

    CAVALIER OWNER DAN GILBERT OUT OF HOSPITAL AFTER STROKE

    CLEVELAND - Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert has been released from a Detroit-area hospital nearly a month after suffering a stroke. Quicken...

    NBA, Sports
  • Endangered rhinos ready to be sent from Europe to Rwanda By The Seattle Times   -   Jun 20, 2019

    ENDANGERED RHINOS READY TO BE SENT FROM EUROPE TO RWANDA

    DVUR KRALOVE, Czech Republic - Officials say five critically endangered eastern black rhinos from wildlife parks in three European...

    Europ, Nation, Science
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Jun 20, 2019

    TRUMP THREATENS VETO OF MEASURES TO BLOCK SAUDI ARMS SALES

    WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is threatening to veto resolutions in Congress aimed at blocking arms sales to Saudi Arabia. A...

    Donald Trump, Congress, Nation
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Jun 20, 2019

    VANCOUVER SIGNS DEFENSEMAN ALEX EDLER TO 2-YEAR EXTENSION

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia - Defenseman Alex Edler has signed a two-year extension with the Vancouver Canucks at an average salary...

    Sports
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Jun 20, 2019

    GRIZZLY SPOTTED FIRST TIME IN DECADE IN NORTH-CENTRAL IDAHO

    KELLY CREEK, Idaho - Wildlife officials are urging black bear hunters to choose their targets with care after a protected grizzly bear...

    Northwest