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Seahawks sign QB former first-round pick Paxton Lynch as backup candidate behind Russell Wilson

Lynch is the second QB under contract for Seattle in 2019 with last year's backup, Brett Hundley, set to be a free agent.
Tags: News, Sports, Seattle, Russell Wilson, Seahawks, Lynch, Paxton Lynch, Brett Hundley

Sounders, Reign ink new jersey sponsorship deals with Seattle-based online retailer Zulily

A new multiyear jersey deal between the Sounders and Zulily, which also includes the Reign women's team, replaces the MLS squad's decadelong arrangement with Xbox. The deal — which facilitates added pitch rights revenue — could bring the Sounders closer to the $6 million in annual jersey fees top MLS squads are believed to garner.
Tags: News, Sports, Soccer, Mls, Seattle, Reign, Sounders

Get Your Used Books While Everyone's Kondo-ing Their Homes

I’m so sorry but we’re still talking about Marie Kondo. The popularity of her Netflix show Tidying Up caused an uptick in donations to thrift stores and used bookstores, according to CNN, the New Yorker, and Seattle’s Stranger. Not every store has seen more incoming books, but plenty have, including New York’s Housing…Read more...
Tags: Books, New York, Cnn, Reading, Netflix, Lifehacks, Seattle, Marie Kondo, Kondo, Used Books

Rams-Saints Preview Capsule

LOS ANGELES RAMS (14-3) at NEW ORLEANS (14-3) Sunday, 3:05 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE — Saints by 3½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Los Angeles 8-7-2, New Orleans 10-7 Most Read StoriesMicrosoft pledges $500 million to tackle housing crisis in Seattle, Eastside'Nonessential': The federal shutdown's most unusual victim is one of the Northwest's best-kept secrets […]
Tags: News, Sports, Los Angeles, New Orleans, Seattle, Northwest, Rams

St. James Cathedral lost its dome in a colossal Seattle snowfall (but now the acoustics are better)

The four-day blizzard of 1916 was Seattle’s deepest snowstorm in history — and the First Hill church’s doomed dome could not withstand it.
Tags: News, Life, Seattle, Pacific NW Magazine, St James Cathedral

Linda Derschang, restaurant whisperer, gives Seattle’s Queen City a royal makeover

In her bid to make what may be Seattle’s oldest bar newly relevant, Derschang brings style, star quality and 25 years of experience running neighborhood hangouts.
Tags: News, Entertainment, Life, Food & Drink, Seattle, Queen City, Linda Derschang, Derschang

‘Pretty rare in January’: Seattle just set a record for warm temperatures

This has been the warmest first half of January recorded in Seattle, according to the National Weather Service.
Tags: Weather, News, Seattle, Local News

Microsoft investing $500M in city's housing

Microsoft is investing $500 million to make homes more affordable in the Seattle area, making it the latest major tech company to wade into local housing issues.
Tags: News, Microsoft, Stories, Seattle

Seattle-area music and nightlife events, Jan. 18-24: ‘Cry & Roar IX’, Fruit Bats and more

Almost every night of the week, Seattle’s stages offer a roster of regional indie-folk artists, do-it-yourself punk bands and homegrown comedians, as well as nationally touring pop stars. To that end, choosing something for your night out can be a daunting task. This weekly guide can help by filtering for recommended shows, select dates and […]
Tags: Music, News, Entertainment, Events, Seattle, Nightlife

Microsoft invests $500 million in affordable housing

Microsoft is investing $500 million to make homes more affordable in the Seattle area, making it the latest major tech company to wade into local housing issues.
Tags: News, Microsoft, Stories, Seattle

Microsoft is investing $500 million to tackle Seattle housing crisis

Microsoft, which is headquartered in the Seattle region, said it will partner with nonprofit groups to address "the affordable housing crisis." The money will go toward building new homes and preserving existing housing.
Tags: Microsoft, Cnn, Seattle

Microsoft Has Pledged $500 Million Toward Seattle’s Affordable Housing Crisis

The fund will go toward the Seattle region's widening affordability gap
Tags: News, Microsoft, Uncategorized, Companies, Seattle, Overnight, Onetime

Microsoft Will Loan Up To $500 Million To Address Seattle’s Housing Crisis

Home prices in the Seattle region have skyrocketed in recent years as tech companies have reported record profits.
Tags: News, Microsoft, Seattle

Huawei under U.S. criminal investigation for alleged theft of trade secrets from T-Mobile, other tech companies

China’s Huawei is the subject of a U.S. criminal investigation in which federal prosecutors say the Chinese tech company stole trade secrets from U.S. business partners including technology behind a robotic device T-Mobile used to test smartphones, called “Tappy.” The Wall Street Journal reports that the investigation stemmed from various civil lawsuits against Huawei, including the one involving T-Mobile's Tappy. In Seattle, a jury agreed that Huawei was liable for misappropriation of the ...
Tags: Post, Technology, News, China, Tech, T Mobile, Seattle, Huawei, Wall Street Journal, Justice Department, WSJ, Bellevue Washington, Picks, Tappy, Huawei Technologies Co Ltd ZTE Corp

Video released of Seattle police sergeant who sat in a chair in front of a man’s workplace, seeking an apology

The former sergeant was demoted after retaliating against a citizen by sitting in a chair in full uniform in the parking lot of the man’s workplace for most of an hour and telling passers-by he was waiting for an apology,
Tags: Crime, News, Seattle, Local News

Lions hire Darrell Bevell as offensive coordinator

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have hired Darrell Bevell as their new offensive coordinator. Bevell spent seven seasons as Seattle’s offensive coordinator from 2011-17 and was part of a Super Bowl winner with the Seahawks. Prior to joining the Seahawks, he was Minnesota’s offensive coordinator for five seasons and a quarterbacks coach […]
Tags: News, Minnesota, Sports, Detroit Lions, Seattle, Seahawks, Allen, Darrell Bevell, Bevell

Reports: Sentencing for Mychal Kendricks pushed back to April

The delay might complicate Seattle's offseason plan to fill out its linebacking corps.
Tags: News, Sports, Seattle, Seahawks, Mychal Kendricks

Inspired by MLK, Womxn’s March honors a new chapter for America

Two years after the Womxn’s March on Seattle shouted to the world, "This is not normal," we’ve learned some lessons — the biggest of which is that for many communities, this is normal.
Tags: News, Opinion, America, Seattle

Check out WSDOT’s Viadoom nerve center: 900 cameras, 112 TVs and 5 humans, helping to keep traffic moving

As Seattle-area residents change their daily habits to try to keep the region's arteries flowing through the Highway 99 shutdown, the nerve center of the entire system sits in an unassuming office building in a leafy Shoreline office park.
Tags: News, Seattle, Local News, Puget Sound, WSDOT, Traffic Lab

Seattle U looking for big things from ‘dedicated’ guard Delante Jones, who has always cherished basketball

The 6-foot-5 junior guard has found a home in Seattle after moving many times in his life. He and his team will try to end a three-game losing streak in the WAC home opener Thursday.
Tags: News, Sports, Seattle, College Basketball, Seattle University, Seattle U, Delante Jones

Away from Vietnam’s tourist circuit, a Pacific Northwest travel writer finds comfort and charm in Seattle’s sister city

Haiphong is rarely more than a stopover for tourists en route to the airport for flights south, but many visitors say the area feels the way Hanoi did before the influx of tourists.
Tags: Travel, News, Life, Vietnam, Seattle, Pacific Northwest, Hanoi, Haiphong

Nordstrom slumps, targets slashed after weak holiday sales

The Seattle-based chain gave an update to its holiday sales that were seen as disappointing, prompting a number of analysts to lower their price targets.
Tags: Nordstrom, Business, News, Retail, Seattle

After months of listening, Seattle schools have a draft plan for the next few years. You can still weigh in on it.

Education advocates of color say they like what they see so far, but to be successful, it will require a significant culture change at all levels of Seattle Public Schools.
Tags: News, Education, Seattle, Local News, Northwest, Education Lab, Puget Sound

Sponsored: From Seattle, he helps open Hyatt hotels all over the world

For Ahmed Elayan, an IT project manager, work is a mix of home-based preparation and far-flung, exotic travel.
Tags: News, Careers, Seattle, Explore, Ahmed Elayan

‘Dear Evan Hansen,’ a teen musical hit, delves into deep, and digital, issues

The acclaimed, Tony Award-winning musical "Dear Evan Hansen," set firmly in today's rapid-fire social-media age, comes to Seattle’s Paramount Theatre Jan. 23-Feb. 2.
Tags: News, Entertainment, Theater, Seattle, EVAN HANSEN

51-year-old man shot to death in White Center; police seeking suspect

The shooting, in an unincorporated area south of Seattle, was reported by an anonymous caller around 2:30 a.m., and the victim, a 51-year-old man, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Tags: Crime, News, Seattle, Local News, White Center

Furloughed federal workers offered 90-day, interest-free loans by Washington Federal

Seattle-based Washington Federal Savings Bank is offering loans to furloughed federal workers for the equivalent of up to six missed paychecks.
Tags: Business, News, Seattle, Washington Federal, Washington Federal Savings Bank

Seattle still has the most cranes in America, and construction isn’t losing much steam

Most of the cranes dotting the skyline now are building apartment high-rises, though there are also several new offices going up at a time of intense competition for space among companies.
Tags: Business, Real Estate, News, America, Seattle, Local News

Third Seattle middle school student dies from injuries sustained in summer car crash

Leo Maddox Schneider, 13, and three other boys were in a car that overturned on Highway 970 near Cle Elum on Aug. 27. The driver of the car has been charged with vehicular homicide and vehicular assault.
Tags: Crime, News, Seattle, Local News, Northwest, Cle Elum, Leo Maddox Schneider

NASA contractor lays off staff because of shutdown

A Seattle-area NASA contractor laid off 20 percent of its staff after the federal government failed to pay the company about a $1 million because of the partial shutdown. (Jan. 15)            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Nasa, Seattle

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