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  • By The Seattle Times   -   Feb 22, 2019

    REMAINS FOUND AT HOME ARE WOMAN WHO DISAPPEARED IN 1964

    PITTSBURGH - Authorities say bones found a year ago in a Pittsburgh backyard have been identified as a woman who lived at the home...

    Nation
  • Sponsored: Taking education to a higher level: February 2019 By The Seattle Times   -   Feb 22, 2019

    SPONSORED: TAKING EDUCATION TO A HIGHER LEVEL: FEBRUARY 2019

    Are you thinking about a career change? Ready to take your current job to the next level? Education can be just the catalyst to get...

    Explore, Special Sections
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Feb 22, 2019

    ROADS FLOODED, SCHOOLS CLOSED IN NORTH ALABAMA AFTER RAINS

    DECATUR, Ala. - Some roads are covered with water in the Tennessee Valley and schools are closed after days of heavy rain. Nearly a...

    Nation
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Feb 22, 2019

    SENEGAL'S PRESIDENT MACKY SALL SEEKS 2ND TERM

    DAKAR, Senegal - Senegalese President Macky Sall is seeking a second term in office and hopes to win re-election Sunday in the first...

    Election, Nation
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Feb 22, 2019

    RENOWNED PSYCHIATRIST FACING MALPRACTICE LAWSUITS

    NEWBURYPORT, Mass. - Two more patients of Dr. Keith Ablow have filed lawsuits against the renowned Massachusetts psychiatrist alleging...

    Nation, Science
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Feb 22, 2019

    NY COMMUNITY MOURNS 4 CHILDREN, FATHER KILLED IN FIRE

    WATERTOWN, N.Y. - An upstate New York community is struggling to cope with the deaths of four children and their father in a house...

    Nation
  • China's new policy against gender bias meets fans, sceptics By The Seattle Times   -   Feb 22, 2019

    CHINA'S NEW POLICY AGAINST GENDER BIAS MEETS FANS, SCEPTICS

    BEIJING - China has announced new measures against gender discrimination in Chinese workplaces that forbid employers from asking potential...

    Nation, Nation & World
  • Russian court extends detention for alleged American spy By The Seattle Times   -   Feb 22, 2019

    RUSSIAN COURT EXTENDS DETENTION FOR ALLEGED AMERICAN SPY

    MOSCOW - A Moscow court on Friday extended the detention for the American arrested at the end of December for alleged spying. Paul...

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

    UN BODY EXPRESSES CONCERN OVER EXECUTIONS IN EGYPT

    CAIRO - A U.N. human rights body has expressed concerns about a recent spike of executions in Egypt, following several death sentences...

    Nation
  • The state released results of its first round of voluntary lead testing, and found the toxin at almost every school By The Seattle Times   -   Feb 22, 2019

    THE STATE RELEASED RESULTS OF ITS FIRST ROUND OF VOLUNTARY LEAD TESTING, AND FOUND THE TOXIN AT ALMOST EVERY SCHOOL

    New state data show that 97 percent of schools participating in a voluntary testing program had at least one water source with levels...

    Education, Education Lab, Local News, Local Politics
  • Authors, mothers and teachers: Meet the speakers for Ignite Education Lab 2019 By The Seattle Times   -   Feb 22, 2019

    AUTHORS, MOTHERS AND TEACHERS: MEET THE SPEAKERS FOR IGNITE EDUCATION LAB 2019

    Meet the lineup of speakers and grab your tickets for a night of great education stories on March 11.

    Education, Education Lab, Local News, Puget Sound
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Feb 22, 2019

    MO WILLEMS NAMED KENNEDY CENTER ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE

    NEW YORK - Children's author and illustrator Mo Willems sees creativity as part of a grownup's job. “Having a child is an opportunity...

    Entertainment, Nation
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Feb 22, 2019

    KENTUCKY WOMAN ACCUSED OF FAKING CANCER FOR CASH

    COVINGTON, Ky. - A Kentucky woman is accused of faking cancer for donations. The Cincinnati Enquirer reported Thursday that 25-year-old...

    Nation
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Feb 22, 2019

    MEDVEDEVA WINS RUSSIAN FIGURE SKATING TO REVIVE WORLDS HOPE

    VELIKY NOVGOROD, Russia - Evgenia Medvedeva beat Elizaveta Tuktamysheva in the Russian Cup final on Friday and boosted her hopes of...

    World, Olympics, Sports
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Feb 22, 2019

    PAKISTAN'S ARMY STRIPS EX-SPY CHIEF OF PENSION OVER BOOK

    ISLAMABAD - Pakistan's army has stripped a former spy chief of his pension and other benefits over a book he co-authored with his former...

    Nation
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Feb 22, 2019

    PAKISTAN RE-IMPOSES BAN ON US-WANTED SUSPECT'S CHARITIES

    ISLAMABAD - Pakistan has re-imposed a ban on two charities run by a U.S.-wanted suspect behind the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks. The...

    U.S., Running, Nation, Nation & World
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Feb 22, 2019

    WISCONSIN MAN PLEADS NOT GUILTY IN CASE OF ABUSED TEEN

    MILWAUKEE - A Wisconsin man accused of helping a 14-year-old girl escape sexual abuse in exchange for video of her being raped has...

    Nation
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Feb 22, 2019

    AUTONATION NAMES USAA EXECUTIVE AS NEW CEO

    DETROIT - AutoNation, the country's largest auto dealership chain, has named an executive from the USAA financial services company...

    Business
  • Allegations against son led to Time's Up CEO's resignation By The Seattle Times   -   Feb 22, 2019

    ALLEGATIONS AGAINST SON LED TO TIME'S UP CEO'S RESIGNATION

    LOS ANGELES - The gender equality initiative Time's Up says its president and CEO resigned because of sexual misconduct allegations...

    Entertainment, Nation
  • By The Seattle Times   -   Feb 22, 2019

    INDIAN COURT ORDERS 1 MILLION TO VACATE FOREST LAND

    NEW DELHI - India's top court has ordered more than a dozen states to evict nearly 1 million people from forest land as they have their...

    Nation, Nation & World