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When fake news makes real news
Andy Borowitz of The New Yorker's satirical Borowitz Report on the times his satire was mistaken for honest-to-goodness truth.
The Space Needle gets a digital makeover
The Space Needle has a new website that has tongues wagging. Why? It's an interactive experience that defies expectations.
State's handgun database lags way beyond sales
The backlog of handgun ownership records is huge -- and growing.
Danny Westneat: Catering to Boeing is beneath us
"Boeing didn’t spell this out, but it essentially wants to be an arm of the state."
You're a mean one, Marshawn Lynch
A musical tribute to the Seahawks' most unstoppable player.
How Syrian extremists mastered the Jihad selfie
When you have a reputation for killing journalists, traditional media outreach becomes a little harder. These Syrian rebels use social media.
Mariners' 'leadership': Yelling, scapegoating, backstabbing
Ex-manager Eric Wedge and others talk about the troubled franchise culture behind the stumbling teams.
Hurricane Sandy victims still living in limbo
More than a year later, more than 30,000 New York and New Jersey residents, victims of 2012's Hurricane Sandy, remain displaced from their homes.
Seattle's best new bars
Top spots for sipping and sighing in the emerald city.
Why new Huskies coach banned Twitter
The new Huskies coach doesn't let players use Twitter. He says, "it can be emotional, and all of a sudden they hit that send button and five minutes later, they’re going, ‘Oh.’"
The Atlantic interviews UW President Michael Young
Alexis Madrigal talks about online learning and the future of higher ed with University of Washington's Michael Young.
Obama to allow eagle casualties in wind industry
In a trade-off designed to help the wind industry, the Obama administration will legalize the deaths of eagles that unknowingly fly into wind turbines.
Awkward! What can conservatives say about Mandela?
They used to call him a terrorist or a communist (and some still do). Rick Santorum's strategy: Blame Obama for U.S. apartheid (the Affordable Care Act, of course).
Seattle's coldest days are yet to come
Temperatures in some parts of Western Washington will reach the single digits this weekend. Snow may be close behind.
Seferian-Jenkins talks about DUI humiliation
He tells teens that they need to realize they aren't invincible because they are young.
The price of the virtual currency plummeted nearly 21 percent on Friday. Why? China's central bank banned the untraceable currency, calling Bitcoin "not a currency in the real meaning of the word."
Seattle Times editor: How I met Mandela
"I see we have an American here," he said. He didn't explain how he knew.
Missouri lawmakers ink $1.7B Boeing plan
Missouri legislators approved a plan Friday to give Boeing nearly $1.7 billion in tax breaks if they agree to build the 777X there.
Jobs report: 'nothing in here not to like.'
The jobless rate is just 7 percent nationally, the lowest since the end of 2008.
Central Washington spells Boeing 'f-r-u-i-t'
Sure, aerospace is bigger but the fruit industry is very important to the well-being of the state.
Congress agrees: Patent trolls suck
The House passed a bill designed to curb excessive patent lawsuits today, with support from our very own Suzan DelBene.
Boeing requests a second Everett
Boeing's requests were leaked to the Seattle Times - Everett has everything they want, except backbone-less machinists.
Air pollution in Shanghai literally off the charts
The Air Quality Index only goes up to 500- Shanghai's record polution stepped beyond that, and far beyond the WHO's recommended 20.
McDermott: ACA will ultimately fail
“In the long arc of healthcare reform, I think [the Affordable Care Act] will ultimately fail, because we are trying to put business-model methods into the healthcare system,” U.S. Rep. McDermott told The Nation. “We’re not making refrigerators. We’re dealing with human beings, who are way more complicated than refrigerators."
Mariners sign Cano for $200 million-plus
"It's crazy. It's irresponsible," writes Lookoutlanding's Scott Weber. "And right now, I don't care. Robinson Cano is one of the best players in baseball, and he's now a Seattle Mariner."
Huskies hire Boise State football coach
"Chris Petersen was 92-12 in his eight seasons at Boise State, turning the Broncos into a national program with two Fiesta Bowl titles."
Krugman: Obama's inequality speech matters
Don't believe the media cynics: It's important that the president has talked seriously about our economic divides.
South Africa: Remembering Mandela
He was always more interested in attacking today's problems than in dwelling on past injustices.
Workers march to Seattle in rally for $15 wage
"The rent is due now," Kshama Sawant says.
Mandela, the liberator and the man free of hate
Except for a youthful flirtation with black nationalism, he seemed to have genuinely transcended the racial passions that tore at his country
11-year-old gets tossed for selling mistletoe near Portland Saturday market
She wanted to raise money to pay for her braces. A farm owner who heard that she had been warned to get out of a city park donated the money.
After one year, 7,000 same-sex couples have married under equality law
That's out of some 42,000 marriages overall in the year since the marriage equality law took effect.
Nelson Mandela dies at age 95
Revered statesman and anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela died Thursday at age 95.
WA coal port impact statement could bring WTO sanctions
Washington's coal ports may be evaluated very broadly on their environmental impact, but if they are, and if the exports don't happen because of the EIS, the WTO may have a case against the United States.
Mexican radioactive material recovered- thieves likely dead
Mexico recovered the Cobalt-60 that was stolen last week. It had been removed from its protective casing, and it is likely the thieves are either dead or will die from radiation exposure.
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