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  • Colombia rebels trade combat for cameras with new TV network By The Seattle Times   -   Nov 23, 2017

    COLOMBIA REBELS TRADE COMBAT FOR CAMERAS WITH NEW TV NETWORK

    BOGOTA, Colombia - In a tiny bathroom, Marilu Ramirez prepares for her segment in a production studio by brushing her long black hair...

    Nation & World
  • North Carolina homeless women look to change lives By The Seattle Times   -   Nov 23, 2017

    NORTH CAROLINA HOMELESS WOMEN LOOK TO CHANGE LIVES

    ASHEVILLE, N.C. - These women have one less thing to fear as the sun sets and a cold darkness sets in. Typically, about 12 in number...

    Nation & World
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Nov 23, 2017

    MEMOIR OF MAN WHOSE HANDS WERE BLOWN OFF BY CONVICT

    HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. - Pat Graybeal of Hilton Head Island starts his new memoir with this: “I think of myself as one of the luckiest...

    Nation & World
  • The last straw? Uber loyalists tested by string of scandals By The Seattle Times   -   Nov 23, 2017

    THE LAST STRAW? UBER LOYALISTS TESTED BY STRING OF SCANDALS

    DETROIT - Uber has managed to hold the title of world's largest ride-hailing service despite its seemingly endless string of scandals....

    World, Business, Nation & World
  • Retailers look to woo shoppers from rivals as Amazon grows By The Seattle Times   -   Nov 23, 2017

    RETAILERS LOOK TO WOO SHOPPERS FROM RIVALS AS AMAZON GROWS

    NEW YORK - Toys and TVs at J.C. Penney, Barbies at Best Buy, kitchen appliances like wine refrigerators at B.J.'s. As the holiday shopping...

    Economy, Business, Nation & World
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Nov 23, 2017

    LIGHT POLLUTION INCREASING AROUND GLOBE

    The findings, described in the journal Science Advances, track what researchers called a worrisome trend that has implications for...

    Health, Nation, Nation & World, Science
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Nov 23, 2017

    PAPUA NEW GUINEA OFFICIALS PRESSURE REFUGEES TO LEAVE CAMP

    CANBERRA, Australia - Papua New Guinea authorities on Thursday ratcheted up pressure on more than 300 asylum seekers to abandon a decommissioned...

    Nation & World
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Nov 23, 2017

    ABNORMAL PROTEINS FOUND IN SKIN OF PATIENTS WITH RARE BRAIN DISEASE

    The discovery suggests that skin samples might be used to improve detection of the disorder, Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, which now is...

    Health, Nation, Nation & World
  • Twirl into the season with ‘Nutcracker' By The Seattle Times   -   Nov 23, 2017

    TWIRL INTO THE SEASON WITH ‘NUTCRACKER'

    Pacific Northwest Ballet's production of “George Balanchine's The Nutcracker,” featuring sets and costumes by author/illustrator Ian...

    Photo & Video
  • General manager Jerry Dipoto on Mariners' quest for Shohei Ohtani: ‘We're bringing the ‘A' game' By The Seattle Times   -   Nov 23, 2017

    GENERAL MANAGER JERRY DIPOTO ON MARINERS' QUEST FOR SHOHEI OHTANI: ‘WE'RE BRINGING THE ‘A' GAME'

    The Mariners are producing their own podcast. In the debut episode, Dipoto expounds on the talents of Ohtani and the desire and plans...

    Mariners, Sports
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Nov 23, 2017

    POLICE: 1 DEAD IN MEDFORD SHOOTING

    MEDFORD, Ore. - Authorities say one person has been killed in a shooting in Medford. KTVL-TV reports the person was shot near Chestnut...

    Nation & World
  • Seahawks Wednesday injury report: Eleven sit out By The Seattle Times   -   Nov 23, 2017

    SEAHAWKS WEDNESDAY INJURY REPORT: ELEVEN SIT OUT

    The Seahawks had a lengthy list of players out Wednesday but most figure to be able to play Sunday in San Francisco.

    Seahawks, Sports
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Nov 23, 2017

    GEORGE AVAKIAN, JAZZ PRODUCER AND SCHOLAR, DIES AT 98

    NEW YORK - George Avakian, a Russian-born jazz scholar and architect of the American music industry who produced essential recordings...

    Industry, Nation & World
  • President Donald Trump and accusations of sexual misconduct: The complete list By The Seattle Times   -   Nov 23, 2017

    PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP AND ACCUSATIONS OF SEXUAL MISCONDUCT: THE COMPLETE LIST

    Only a year ago accusations against Trump dominated the headlines, with more than a dozen women accusing Trump of improper conduct...

    Donald Trump, Nation & World
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Nov 23, 2017

    PRIVATE LANDOWNER RIGHTS CAN CLASH WITH PUBLIC BEACH ACCESS

    ROSEMARY BEACH, Fla. - Nestled between the high-rise condominium towers lining Panama City Beach to the east and Destin to the west...

    Nation & World
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Nov 23, 2017

    ‘SHARE TABLES' KEEP UNWANTED LUNCH FOOD OUT OF TRASH

    WINTER PARK, Fla. - As 9-year-old Sabrina Agosto left her school's lunch line, she dropped her carton of milk on the cafeteria's “share...

    Food, Nation & World
  • Special needs students run gift shop By The Seattle Times   -   Nov 23, 2017

    SPECIAL NEEDS STUDENTS RUN GIFT SHOP

    MIAMI - It was lunchtime at John A. Ferguson Senior High School and employees at the Falcon Gift Shop were hustling to keep up with...

    Running, Nation & World
  • Before losing cancer battle, Ben Cushing inspired Cougars, Huskies to band together By The Seattle Times   -   Nov 23, 2017

    BEFORE LOSING CANCER BATTLE, BEN CUSHING INSPIRED COUGARS, HUSKIES TO BAND TOGETHER

    Washington State student and rabid Cougars fan Ben Cushing died Oct. 2 after battling a rare form of lymphoma. Beyond the story of...

    College Sports, Cougar Football, Cougars, Huskies, Husky Football, Sports
  • How do you give thanks after experiencing so much sadness? By The Seattle Times   -   Nov 23, 2017

    HOW DO YOU GIVE THANKS AFTER EXPERIENCING SO MUCH SADNESS?

    For many families - too many, really - across an America battered by wildfires, hurricanes and mass shootings, this Thanksgiving is...

    Nation, Nation & World
  • Prosecutor fights human trafficking with compassion By The Seattle Times   -   Nov 23, 2017

    PROSECUTOR FIGHTS HUMAN TRAFFICKING WITH COMPASSION

    ORLANDO, Fla. - Assistant State Attorney Lisa Haba commands a courtroom with a thorough ease and sharp quips against her opponent....

    Nation & World