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  • Want Tokyo Olympic tickets? No problem if you have $60,000 By The Seattle Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    WANT TOKYO OLYMPIC TICKETS? NO PROBLEM IF YOU HAVE $60,000

    TOKYO - Having trouble getting tickets for next year's Tokyo Olympics? That's no problem if you have $60,000 to spare. Tokyo Olympic...

    Olympics, Sports
  • Vela scores 2 goals, LAFC beats Earthquakes 4-0 By The Seattle Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    VELA SCORES 2 GOALS, LAFC BEATS EARTHQUAKES 4-0

    SAN JOSE, Calif. - Carlos Vela scored two goals to reach 26 on the season, Diego Rossi got his 14th in the sixth minute and Los Angeles...

    Sports
  • Florida set to execute serial killer who preyed on gay men By The Seattle Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    FLORIDA SET TO EXECUTE SERIAL KILLER WHO PREYED ON GAY MEN

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - A serial killer who preyed on older, gay men during an eight-month spree that left six dead on or near the U.S....

    U.S., Bowling, Nation
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    21-YEAR-OLD ARRESTED IN FATAL UNIVERSITY DISTRICT STABBING

    Seattle police arrested a 21-year-old man Wednesday in connection with a fatal stabbing in the University District last week. Police...

    Crime, Local News
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    INDIA'S ‘PATRIOTISM POP' SONGS CELEBRATE SETTLING IN KASHMIR

    NEW DELHI - The music videos began appearing on social media within hours of the announcement by India's Hindu-led nationalist government...

    Entertainment, Nation, Nation & World
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    2 WHISTLEBLOWERS APPEAR IN AUSTRALIAN COURT OVER LEAKS

    CANBERRA, Australia - Two whistleblowers have appeared in a Canberra court charged separately with leaking classified government information...

    Nation, Nation & World
  • Sanders, Harris set for showdown in delegate-rich California By The Seattle Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    SANDERS, HARRIS SET FOR SHOWDOWN IN DELEGATE-RICH CALIFORNIA

    SOUTH PASADENA, Calif. - Bernie Sanders has promised to win the California presidential primary in March, but home-state Sen. Kamala...

    Nation
  • Brewers knock Cardinals out of 1st place with 5-3 win By The Seattle Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    BREWERS KNOCK CARDINALS OUT OF 1ST PLACE WITH 5-3 WIN

    ST. LOUIS - Mike Moustakas homered and Keston Hiura drove in a pair of runs to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 5-3 win over the St....

    Running, Sports
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    OREGON MAN SENTENCED TO PRISON FOR BIRTHDAY PARTY SHOOTING

    PORTLAND, Ore. - An Oregon man has been sentenced to prison for shooting two men because of noisy children at a birthday party. KPTV-TV...

    Northwest
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    OREGON CASINO SPORTS BETTING READY TO OPEN, STATE WILL DELAY

    PORTLAND, Ore. - An Oregon casino plans to begin offering sports betting ahead of the state lottery agency, which does not expect to...

    Sport, Northwest, Sports
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    ALASKA CONSERVATION OFFICIALS JOIN EFFORT TO MOVE FUEL TANKS

    BETHEL, Alaska - Alaska's conservation department has joined the U.S. Coast Guard in overseeing removal of diesel fuel tanks near a...

    U.S., Northwest
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    ALASKA'S KENAI PENINSULA EXPERIENCING DROUGHT CONDITIONS

    KENAI, Alaska - Alaska's Kenai Peninsula has gone without rain for more than three weeks, although experts say some precipitation could...

    Northwest
  • Pilot says plane crash into California ocean was no stunt By The Seattle Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    PILOT SAYS PLANE CRASH INTO CALIFORNIA OCEAN WAS NO STUNT

    The pilot of a small plane that went down in the waters off Northern California is a self-professed thrill-seeker whose stunts have...

    Nation
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    CARDINALS SIGN VETERAN WR CRABTREE TO 1-YEAR DEAL

    The Arizona Cardinals have signed veteran receiver Michael Crabtree to a one-year contract. The 31-year-old Crabtree is entering his...

    Tech, Sports
  • LEADING OFF: Mad Max and Gerrit Cole return, Fenway freebie By The Seattle Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    LEADING OFF: MAD MAX AND GERRIT COLE RETURN, FENWAY FREEBIE

    A look at what's happening around the majors Thursday: WELCOME BACK, MAD MAX Nationals ace Max Scherzer comes off the injured list...

    MLB, Sports
  • Killings by police divide Brazilian city weary of crime By The Seattle Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    KILLINGS BY POLICE DIVIDE BRAZILIAN CITY WEARY OF CRIME

    RIO DE JANEIRO - It happens, on average, more than five times a day in Rio de Janeiro: Police open fire and someone dies. Brazilian...

    Nation
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    TS IVO GROWS IN PACIFIC OFF MEXICO; CHANTAL EBBS IN ATLANTIC

    MEXICO CITY - Newly formed Tropical Storm Ivo is gaining strength off the southwestern coast of Mexico but is not expected to pose...

    U.S., Nation
  • Bryant's HR in 8th gives Cubs wild 12-11 win over Giants By The Seattle Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    BRYANT'S HR IN 8TH GIVES CUBS WILD 12-11 WIN OVER GIANTS

    CHICAGO - Kris Bryant hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the eighth inning to give the Chicago Cubs a 12-11 comeback victory over the...

    Running, Sports
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    MAN AT CENTER OF ‘INNOCENT MAN' DOCUMENTARY MAY SOON BE FREE

    MUSKOGEE, Okla. - A federal judge has placed the man at the center of a documentary series “The Innocent Man” on the path to potential...

    U.S., Entertainment, Nation
  • Hit the snooze button: Pac-12 opts against morning kickoffs in 2019 By The Seattle Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    HIT THE SNOOZE BUTTON: PAC-12 OPTS AGAINST MORNING KICKOFFS IN 2019

    The Pac-12 Conference will not have 9 a.m. Pacific time/10 a.m. Mountain time starts this season and will reassess prospects of those...

    College Football, Cougar Football, Cougars, Huskies, Husky Football, Pac-12, Sports