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Seattle will be hotter than Miami this weekend: Northwest cities brace for 100-degree heat

The normally mild Pacific Northwest is facing a potentially historic, record-breaking heat wave as temperatures near or surpass 100 degrees.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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United States: JumpStart Seattle Payroll Tax Upheld - Lane Powell

The City of Seattle's recently enacted payroll tax was upheld by a King County Superior Court judge on June 4.
Tags: News, United States, Seattle, King County Superior Court, JumpStart Seattle Payroll Tax Upheld Lane Powell


United States: Washington State Convention Center's Massive Addition "Topping Out" - Lane Powell

Live from the historic Virginia Inn in downtown Seattle, Construction Attorney Ellie Perka
Tags: News, Washington, United States, Seattle, Lane Powell, Virginia Inn


Man Charged With Stealing Cop’s Vehicle After Fatal Hit, Run

A Seattle man has been charged with hit and run and theft of the vehicle of an off-duty Seattle police officer after she was fatally struck by a car.
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Microsoft Hits $2 Trillion Market Cap

Microsoft's market capitalization hit $2 trillion for the first time. GeekWire reports: The Redmond, Wash.-based tech giant trails only Apple among the world's most valuable companies. Apple became the first publicly traded U.S. company to reach the $2 trillion mark in August. Fellow Seattle-area giant Amazon, valued Tuesday at $1.77 trillion, is also approaching the $2 trillion club. Microsoft stock was up 1.1% Tuesday and is up more than 20% this year. The company continues to see growing de...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Microsoft, Tech, Aws, Seattle, Wedbush, Nuance Communications, Pinterest Read


A tiny biotech company focused on breast cancer treatments has soared 29% amid Reddit hype

Omar Marques/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Omar Marques/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Atossa Therapeutics rallied 29% Tuesday on hype from retail traders on Reddit. Redditors cheered that the company will soon be included on the Russell 2000 and 3000 indexes. The Seattle-based biopharmaceutical is focused on developing its breast-cancer treatment. See more stories on Insider's business page. Shares of a tiny biopharmaceutical company soared 29% Tuesday as Reddit ...
Tags: Breast Cancer, Trends, Markets, Reddit, Biotech, Seattle, Gamestop, Russell, Atos, Atossa, Omar Marques, Natasha Dailey, Meme stocks, Retail Traders, Getty Images Omar Marques SOPA Images LightRocket, Getty Images Atossa Therapeutics


Podcastalooza: Three podcasts I can recommend today

Steve Hassan – Freedom of Mind First, let me introduce Steve Hassan’s interview with me regarding Christian nationalism, mind control groups, the Trump years, and, at the end, The Trinity Church in Phoenix. Hassan crafted a blog around the interview which you can read here. A warning to my readers who support Donald Trump, Steve wrote a book called the Cult of Trump about QAnon and Trump’s followers who can see no wrong in anything Trump does. By discussing people who can’t see Trump critically...
Tags: Health, Seattle, Smith, Infertility, Pedro, Trump, Trinity Church, Mike, Driscoll, Ed Stetzer, Stetzer, Mike Cosper, Tim Smith, Mars Hill, Mark Driscoll, Mars Hill Church


Watch a $399 speaking CCTV camera used in some 7-Eleven stores ask a worket whether they've paid for an iced coffee they grabbed from the fridge

7-Eleven has installed security cameras that remote operators can speak through to monitor workers. Chukrut Budrul/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Some 7-Eleven and Dairy Queen stores use CCTV cameras that can monitor and speak to staff, VICE reported. Live Eye Surveillance's $399 camera system is designed to deter theft and improve productivity. Promotional footage shows a remote camera operator questioning a worker about an iced coffee. See more stories on Insider's bus...
Tags: India, Trends, Cctv, Seattle, Shell, Eleven Inc, Anna Cooban, Eleven Dairy Queen Holiday Inn, Karnal India


Watch a $399 speaking CCTV camera used in some 7-Eleven stores ask a clerk whether they've paid for an iced coffee they grabbed from the fridge

7-Eleven has installed security cameras that remote operators can speak through to monitor workers. Chukrut Budrul/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Some 7-Eleven and Dairy Queen stores use CCTV cameras that can monitor and speak to staff, VICE reported. Live Eye Surveillance's $399 camera system is designed to deter theft and improve productivity. Promotional footage shows a remote camera operator questioning a worker about an iced coffee. See more stories on Insider's bus...
Tags: India, Trends, Cctv, Seattle, Shell, Eleven Inc, Anna Cooban, Eleven Dairy Queen Holiday Inn, Karnal India


Council OKs Plan to Spend $128M in COVID-19 Relief Funds

The Seattle City Council has unanimously approved a plan for nearly $130 million in federal COVID-19 relief funds that will go to Seattle residents, programs and businesses.
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Alexander: At LAFC, the kids are all right

The continuing argument over the benefits of amateurism, college athletes’ compensation and whether the NCAA is exploitative or simply giving the people what they want … all of that is lost on teenagers Christian Torres, Antonio Leone and Erik Dueñas. They’re soccer players who skipped that step long ago. They are homeschooled high school students who are now also professionals, serving apprenticeships with the Los Angeles Football Club as “homegrown” players with bright futures and an early edu...
Tags: Usa, Mexico, Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, La Liga, Portland, Lionel Messi, Long Beach, Mls, Ncaa, Messi, Seattle, Pacific


Seattle Man Sentenced for Setting Police Car on Fire

A Seattle man has been sentenced to five years in prison for helping to set a police cruiser on fire and stealing a rifle from another police car during the May 2020 unrest in Seattle.
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Seattle Man Sentenced for Setting Police Care on Fire

A Seattle man has been sentenced to five years in prison for helping to set a police cruiser on fire and stealing a rifle from another police car during the May 2020 unrest in Seattle.
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Did Bidens’ ATF Nominee Chipman Lose His Duty Gun Or Not? What are They Hiding?

The lost gun allegation against ATF nominee David Chipman just won’t go away. WASHINTON, DC – -(AmmoLand.com)- As the Senate Judiciary Committee prepares to vote up or down on the nomination of David Chipman to head the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF), there is a nagging question that just doesn’t seem to go away. While he was an ATF agent, did David Chipman lose his duty firearm? The Federalist raised the question earlier this month, and on Monday, the N...
Tags: Utah, Florida, Texas, Guns, La, Senate, Joe Biden, Gop, Iowa, Chuck Grassley, Fox News, Biden, Seattle, Mike Lee, Nra, Senate Judiciary Committee


Reusse on failure at the U.S Open and more on the Byron Buxton mystery

Patrick Reusse joins the Daily Delivery to break down all the breakdowns at the U.S. Open. Also. Byron Buxton came back strong over the weekend but what happened in Seattle last week isn't any clearer.
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Hawaii's Remote Workers Discover Challenges and Rewards

For many professionals, Hawaii seems a dream spot for remote work. But pulling off remote work in the Aloha state takes more than a plane ticket and a laptop. From a report: The pandemic devastated the state's economy. According to the Hawaii Tourism Authority, visitor arrivals fell 97.6% between August 2019 and August the following year. Employment in the state's leisure and hospitality sector, which accounts for nearly one in five jobs, fell 53% between February and August 2020, according to t...
Tags: Tech, Hawaii, Kansas City, Seattle, Big Island, Oahu, Aloha, Franks, Hawaii Tourism Authority, Mililani, Tomasz Janczuk, Janczuk, Jasmyn Franks


Galaxy suffers loss to Seattle Sounders in front of largest crowd since last season

CARSON >> The perfect Homecoming for the Galaxy didn’t pan out, Saturday. Playing in front of its first large home crowd since last season, the Galaxy pushed and pushed against the league’s best team, the Seattle Sounders. Sacha Kljestan put the Galaxy up early, but in the end, the Sounders proved why they’re the best team in the league, holding off the Galaxy for a 2-1 win in front of 23,165 at Dignity Health Sports Park. “To give a goal up coming out of the locker room, I felt like we were a l...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Vancouver Whitecaps, San Jose, Seattle, Derrick Williams, Seattle Sounders, Sounders, Sacha Kljestan, Carson, Javier, Salt Lake, Hernandez, Los Angeles Galaxy, Greg Vanney


Video- Saturday Headlines

The HNIC panel discussed- Dominque Ducharme has to isolate for 14 days, Rick Tocchet is a finalist for the coaching job in Seattle, Dougie Hamilton's agent is talking with other teams since the Hurricanes gave him permission to do so.  Oliver Ekman-Larsson may be on the move. Plus possible assistant coaches changes in Toronto. via Sportsnet,  
Tags: Toronto, Sport, Seattle, Dougie Hamilton, Oliver Ekman Larsson, Rick Tocchet, HNIC, Dominque Ducharme


Above the law: A street legal Yamaha salt flat racer

This brutal-looking Yamaha RD350 is nearly fifty years old, but when the lights turn green, not much will be able to keep up. It might not be pretty, but it’s pretty fast. Built by land speed record holder Eric LeVine, it’s a street legal (just add mirrors) race bike. Designed to run in the Bonneville Motorcycle Speed Trials, it weighs just 281 pounds [128 kg]. Eric hails from Bainbridge Island, a town in western Washington State that’s just a ferry ride away from Seattle. He’s a principal...
Tags: Mac, California, Motorcycles, Ducati, Flickr, Washington State, Seattle, Southern California, Yamaha, Eric, Bainbridge Island, Mojave, NBBJ, Yamaha motorcycles, Mickey Thompson, NGK


Seattle Extends COVID Eviction Ban Until Sept. 30

Seattle is extending the city’s coronavirus moratorium on evictions through Sept. 30.
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Galaxy ‘amped up’ for capacity crowd at Dignity Health Sports Park

A lot has changed since the last time the Galaxy hosted a capacity crowd. The roster has been overhauled, the coaching staff is new and, so far, things are looking good. On Saturday night, for the first since last season’s home opener on March 7, 2020, Dignity Health Sports Park will be open for a capacity crowd as the Galaxy returns to play against the Seattle Sounders (6 p.m., SPSN). The Sounders are 5-0-3 and in first place in the Western Conference with 18 points. “I think it’s going to be a...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, Mls, San Jose, Vancouver, Seattle, Derrick Williams, Seattle Sounders, Sounders, Sebastian Lletget, Javier, Salt Lake, Hernandez, Los Angeles Galaxy, Greg Vanney


Man Accused of Stealing Officer’s Vehicle at Crash Arrested

A 49-year-old Seattle man has been arrested, accused of stealing the vehicle of an off-duty Seattle police officer earlier this week after she was struck by a car and killed while assisting people involved in a crash.
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Evolution Hospitality Is Managing The Hotel 1000 Seattle

Lighthouse Investments and ESI Ventures with equity financing from Kildare Partners has acquired the Hotel 1000 in Seattle and has selected Evolution Hospitality, the lifestyle operating division of Aimbridge Hospitality, to manage the hotel.
Tags: Travel, Seattle, Aimbridge Hospitality, Kildare Partners, Lighthouse Investments, ESI Ventures


Uber and Lyft have long said they pay drivers fairly, but they haven't shared all the data that could prove it

Uber and Lyft have been charging customers more in recent months amid a driver shortage, but questions remain about whether drivers are benefiting from the price surges. Getty Images Uber and Lyft are trying to lure drivers back on the road with the promise of high earnings. But both have struggled to back up past claims about earnings, leaving many drivers skeptical. Experts told Insider Uber and Lyft's refusal to share pay data is largely to blame. See more stories on Insider's ...
Tags: Transportation, Lyft, Uber, New York, California, Washington Post, Boston, New York City, US, San Francisco, Trends, Austin, San Diego, Seattle, Irs, Cornell


The 19 best true crime books, from the investigation of the Golden State Killer to a Truman Capote classic

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon; Alyssa Powell/Insider True crime books are nonfiction accounts of real crimes, such as unsolved murders by serial killers. The books in this list were recommended by true crime fans for their unique take on notable crimes. Want more books? Check out the best thrillers or best books to learn about climate change. True crime - nonfiction accounts of real crimes - is a quickly growing genre in near...
Tags: Amazon, Hollywood, Mississippi, Supreme Court, Australia, California, Steve Jobs, Trends, Ted, Fbi, Chicago, David, Harvey Weinstein, Northern Ireland, Kansas, Fda


CEO Shishir Mehrotra and investor S. Somasegar reveal what sings in Coda’s pitch doc

Coda entered the market with an ambitious, but simple, mission. Since launching in 2014, it has seemingly forged a path to realizing its vision with $140 million in funding and 25,000 teams across the globe using the platform. Coda is simple in that its focus is on the document, one of the oldest content formats/tools on the internet, and indeed in the history of software. Its ambition lies in the fact that there are massive incumbents in this space, like Google and Microsoft. Co-founder and CEO...
Tags: Google, Startups, TC, Cloud, Enterprise, Microsoft, Tech, Mehrotra, Seattle, S Somasegar, Microsoft Co, Coda, Somasegar, Madrona, ECL, Shishir Mehrotra


North Bend Film Festival 2021 Announces Hybrid Lineup, Including 20th Anniversary Celebration of ‘Donnie Darko’ with Director Richard Kelly

The North Bend Film Festival has announced the lineup for its upcoming 2021 hybrid edition, and it includes a 20th-anniversary celebration of Donnie Darko with director Richard Kelly on hand to talk about the film. All in-person screenings will be held in strict accordance with state and federal guidelines regarding safety through the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and if you’re still uneasy about in-person events, that’s perfectly understandable. But it’s nice to know that nature is (slowly) heali...
Tags: South Korea, Japan, Usa, UK, Hollywood, Movies, Nbc, Australia, Washington, Germany, America, Spain, United States, Ireland, Jake Gyllenhaal, Chile


'Murder hornet' spotted for first time in US this year

The first reported Asian giant hornet of 2021 in the United States was found dead near Seattle by a Washington state resident in early June.
Tags: News, Washington, US, United States, Stories, Seattle


'Murder hornet' found near Seattle is the first US sighting in 2021

The first "murder hornet," or giant Asian hornet, spotted this year was found dead near Seattle. The invasive species was first identified in the United States in 2019.
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Go back to 1962 in this Bell Telephone film from the Seattle World's Fair

Two perky teenagers ride the monorail to the 1962 Seattle World's Fairgrounds, enjoying the many exhibits there. If you are wondering why they seem to be inordinately interested in the Bell Telephone pavilion, it's because the film was made by Bell Telephone. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, News, Seattle, Retrofuturism, Seattle World, Bell Telephone, Bell Telephone Read