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Man stabbed in downtown Seattle in serious condition

A 31-year-old man is in serious condition after being stabbed in downtown Seattle Tuesday afternoon, according to the Seattle Fire Department. Officials responded to Third Avenue and Pike Street around 4:20 p.m. and the man was taken to Harborview Medical Center. A Seattle Police spokesman did not immediately have further information to provide. This post […]
Tags: Crime, Local News


CBD can’t make false health promises, say feds

CBD stops the spread of cancer. It treats Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s and ADHD. It can help with PTSD and arthritis. These are just a few of the unsubstantiated claims about CBD that have drawn the ire of federal regulators and muddied the waters for marketers looking to build trust with consumers. “The CBD industry isn’t doing itself any massive favors right now,” says John Deschner, managing director at Condé Nast, addressing cannabis marketers at Advertising Week New York last month. “It’s...
Tags: Google, Facebook, New York, Advertising, Canada, Reddit, Conde Nast, Fda, DEA, Seattle, Ftc, Kroger, Wong, Burlington Vermont, Jenn Wong, William Read


CBD marketers can’t make false health promises, say feds

CBD stops the spread of cancer. It treats Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s and ADHD. It can help with PTSD and arthritis. These are just a few of the unsubstantiated claims about CBD that have drawn the ire of federal regulators and muddied the waters for marketers looking to build trust with consumers. “The CBD industry isn’t doing itself any massive favors right now,” says John Deschner, managing director at Condé Nast, addressing cannabis marketers at Advertising Week New York last month. “It’s...


Beleaguered WeWork and Martin Selig dissolve deal for residential project in Seattle

As WeWork is rocked by turmoil, the company has put on the back burner any new leases, meaning hundreds of thousands of square feet it was considering in Seattle could be up for grabs.
Tags: Business, Real Estate, News, WeWork, Seattle, Local News, Martin Selig


Beleaguered WeWork and Martin Selig dissolve deal for residential project in Belltown

The fault lines in the crumbling real estate empire of formerly high-flying coworking startup WeWork have reached Seattle. WeWork’s first local casualty: A mixed-use project in Belltown, due to be occupied by WeWork and its residential subsidiary, WeLive. Martin Selig Real Estate owns the 36-story project at Third Avenue and Lenora Street, which had been slated to be […]
Tags: Business, Real Estate, News, WeWork, Seattle, Local News, Belltown, Third Avenue, Martin Selig, Lenora Street, WeLive Martin Selig Real Estate


New California law allowing childhood sexual assault victims more time to report draws widespread praise

Advocates, lawyers and victims across the state on Monday lauded a new law signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom allowing victims of childhood sexual assault more time to file lawsuits. Assembly Bill 218 affects those abused in many walks of life, from Olympics swimmers and schoolchildren to Boy Scouts and young Catholic churchgoers. The bill, signed by the governor on Sunday and taking effect Jan. 1, gives victims of childhood sexual abuse either until age 40 or five years from discovery of the abuse to ...
Tags: New York, News, California, Church, California News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, New Jersey, Catholic Church, Associated Press, Catholic, Seattle, Local News, Orange County, Child Sex Abuse


UW Tower evacuated because of natural-gas leak at construction site

Seattle firefighters are evacuating buildings around a construction site in the University District where a natural-gas leak was reported Monday afternoon. The Seattle Fire Department began responding to Northeast 45th Street and Brooklyn Avenue Northeast around 1:45 p.m. The University of Washington Tower was being evacuated shortly before 2 p.m., according to a UW Alert. […]
Tags: News, Seattle, Local News, University District, Seattle Fire Department, Brooklyn Avenue Northeast, UW Tower, Northeast 45th Street, University of Washington Tower, UW Alert


How to Start a Business in Texas: The Complete Step-by-Step Guide (2019)

Austin, Texas – top city for startups in the US Texas is a state of big ideas and bigger personalities. So, it should come as no surprise that Texas is a perfect breeding ground for entrepreneurs. According to the Business in Texas Small Business Handbook, small businesses account for over 98.6% of the businesses in Texas. In July of 2019, Texas was found to be the best state in the US to start a business. And, its capital city of Austin was recently named the top city in the US for startups. …...
Tags: Startups, Texas, Small Business, Washington, US, Sales, San Francisco, Austin, Seattle, Denver, Austin Texas, Capital City, Business Name, Visual Branding, How To Register A Business Name In Texas, Register A Company In Texas


Leaked emails reveal WeWork was warned about potentially dangerous phone booths tainted with formaldehyde as early as August

WeWork informed tenants Monday morning that it was removing thousands of phone booths from its offices because of "potentially elevated levels of formaldehyde." But leaked emails obtained by Business Insider show that tenants complained about noxious chemicals in the phone booths as early as August. One tenant contacted a WeWork community manager in August to report that people were suffering from eye irritation, light-headedness, and nausea after using phone booths. WeWork tenants said the co...
Tags: US, Trends, Canada, Epa, WeWork, Jeff Bezos, Seattle, Eldridge, Seattle WeWork, Xen Eldridge, Eldridge Business Insider


Walmart subsidizing some vendors in price war with Amazon

Hold on to your smartphone—the holiday price wars between Walmart Inc. and Amazon are heating up. Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, has introduced a program to temporarily lower the price consumers pay for some items on its marketplace site, where third-party vendors pay Walmart a fee to list their goods. The merchants selling on the site, however, will still be paid the same amount that was listed before the cuts, with Walmart subsidizing the difference, according to a description of th...
Tags: Amazon, Advertising, Walmart, Bloomberg, Seattle, Federal Trade Commission, Ftc, eMarketer Amazon, Walmart Inc, Juozas Kaziukenas, Bloomberg News Walmart


Dance Company From Barcelona Denied Entry To US For LA Dance Festival

The company, Perra da Nadie, released a statement: “Marta and 3 gentlemen who accompany her on this tour, flew from Barcelona with an overlay in Seattle where we were denied access to enter the country. Without knowing why they took us to a secluded room, they warned us from touching our phones, they took our passports.” – Broadway World
Tags: Art, Barcelona, Dance, Seattle, MartA, 10.10.19, Dance Company From Barcelona, LA Dance Festival, Perra da Nadie


The Monday Roundup: Bike lane ROI, SUV insanity, emissions map, and more

This week’s roundup is sponsored by Portland-based personal injury law firm Forum Law Group. Here are the most noteworthy items we came across in the past seven days… Bike lane ROI: A new study published by BMJ found that spending a paltry $1,300 to add bike lanes to New York City streets has the public health equivalent of one more year of life at full health for every resident. That’s an insanely good ROI! Latest on CRC 2.0: The Columbian checked in on the state of a new I-5 bridge over ...
Tags: Germany, New York City, America, Sport, Bbc, Features, Front Page, Cycling, Amsterdam, Portland, Manhattan, Vancouver, Seattle, Bmj, Ny Times, CRC


Watch The Trailer For The David Bazan Documentary Strange Negotiations

David Bazan formed Pedro The Lion in 1995. Over the next decade, the Seattle band released four albums of contemplative indie rock that explored Bazan's conflicted relationship with his own Christianity and won him a legion of devoted fans. And then, in 2006, he walked away from all of it -- the band and his … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Seattle, Pedro, BazAn, David Bazan, Pedro The Lion


Allen Institute kicks brain wave recording into overdrive with Neuropixels probe

Seattle's Allen Institute for Brain Science is sharing 70 trillion bytes' worth of data documenting electrical activity in mouse brains, collected by a new type of silicon probe that can monitor hundreds of neurons simultaneously. The Neuropixels system, developed by an international collaboration that includes the Allen Institute, could be adapted to record brain activity in human patients as well, said Josh Siegle, a senior scientist at the institute who works with the probes. "The app...
Tags: Science, Seattle, Allen Institute for Brain Science, Allen Institute, Siegle, Josh Siegle


Made by a boxing coach in a pizza kitchen: This Seattle chocolate company has a unique origin story

Meg Maggie Margaret chocolates is the name of the company run by Margaret Savas, who formerly worked for Fran's Chocolates, but is now making a name for herself with her unique spin on artisan small-batch chocolates.
Tags: News, Life, Food & Drink, Seattle, Meg Maggie Margaret, Margaret Savas


‘Every drop of blood is precious’: How new training helps Seattle police treat victims of violence

Scenes of violence, including shootings, stabbings and explosions, are often too dangerous for Seattle Fire Department medics to enter right away. The Seattle Police Department has stepped up aid training for its officers, with the goal of improving victims' chances of surviving long enough for medics to arrive.
Tags: Crime, News, Seattle, Local News, Seattle Fire Department, Seattle Police Department


Alexander: A Rams offensive performance reminiscent of the bad old days

Rams quarterback Jared Goff runs off the field following their loss 20-7 to the San Francisco 49ers in a National Football League NFC Western Conference game at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on Sunday, Oct 13, 2019. (Photo by Will Lester, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin/SCNG) Rams quarterback Jared Goff has the ball stripped out of his hand during the 4th quarter Sunday against San Francisco. The Los Angeles Rams lose to the San Francisco 49ers 20-7 in a National Football League NFC Western ...
Tags: London, Sports, San Francisco 49ers, NFL, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Atlanta, Sport, Soccer, Arizona Cardinals, Todd Gurley, Pittsburgh Steelers, Seattle, Seahawks, NFC West, Robert Woods


Struggling Rams hope to find themselves on the road to Atlanta and London

The Los Angeles Rams fans can no longer watch late in the 4th quarter as they lose to the San Francisco 49ers 20-7 in a National Football League NFC Western Conference game at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on Sunday, Oct 13, 2019. (Photo by Will Lester, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin/SCNG) Rams quarterback Jared Goff sits on the bench during the 4th quarter Sunday against San Francisco. The Los Angeles Rams lose to the San Francisco 49ers 20-7 in a National Football League NFC Western Confe...
Tags: London, Sports, San Francisco 49ers, Cincinnati Bengals, NFL, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Atlanta, Sport, Chicago, Soccer, Todd Gurley, Pittsburgh Steelers, Seattle, Seahawks, Robert Woods


‘My country dies’: Seattle Iraqis gather to support demonstrators in their home country

It's estimated that more than 100 people have been killed and more than 6,000 injured during peaceful protests throughout Baghdad and Iraq against corruption, lack of public services and unemployment.
Tags: News, Iraq, Seattle, Local News, Baghdad


Seahawks' Dissly hurt again after promising start to year

Seahawks tight end Will Dissly, whose 2018 season ended after four games when he tore his right patellar tendon, was seriously hurt again, suffering an Achilles injury in Seattle's 32-28 victory over the Cleveland Browns on Sunday. Dissly, who went down untouched in the second quarter, had been a reliable target for Russell Wilson during the Seahawks' first five games, with 23 receptions for 262 yards and four touchdowns. It's a big loss,'' coach Pete Carroll said.
Tags: News, Cleveland Browns, Seattle, Russell Wilson, Seahawks, Pete Carroll


Events, celebrations set to mark Indigenous Peoples Day in Seattle

The Seattle City Council dedicated the second Monday in October as Indigenous Peoples Day with a resolution in 2014.
Tags: News, Seattle, Local News, Seattle City Council


Road crew: Wilson’s 3 TDs rally Seahawks past sloppy Browns

CLEVELAND (AP) — As rap music thumped from the large sound-system speakers sitting atop lockers at one end of the room, several Seattle players stood on their chairs and danced. This was their party. On the road, the Seahawks make themselves at home. Russell Wilson threw two TD passes and ran for one, Seattle’s defense […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Seattle, Cleveland, Russell Wilson, Seahawks, Browns, Wilson


A Relationship With Jeffrey Epstein That Bill Gates Now 'Regrets'

Jeffrey Epstein, the convicted sex offender who committed suicide in jail, managed to lure an astonishing array of rich, powerful and famous men into his orbit.There were billionaires (Leslie Wexner and Leon Black), politicians (Bill Clinton and Bill Richardson), Nobel laureates (Murray Gell-Mann and Frank Wilczek) and even royals (Prince Andrew).Few, though, compared in prestige and power to the world's second-richest person, a brilliant and intensely private luminary: Bill Gates. And unlik...
Tags: New York, News, Sweden, Microsoft, New York Times, New Jersey, Bill Gates, Bill Clinton, Treasury, Manhattan, Croatia, Victoria, Bill, Times, Seattle, Wall Street Journal


Underlying that West Seattle trailer freakout was a fantasy about Seattle and homelessness

Right-wing talkers say that Seattle residents are fed up and just itching to crack down on homelessness, as evidenced in that manufactured controversy about a derelict trailer in West Seattle this past week. Don't believe the hype.
Tags: News, Local Politics, Seattle, Local News, Don, West Seattle, Project Homeless


Rams injury report: Todd Gurley might be out for game vs. San Francisco 49ers

A look at Rams players who were listed on the injury report this week, and their status for Sunday’s game against the San Francisco 49ers: TODD GURLEY, running back Injury: Bruised left thigh in Oct. 3 game at Seattle. Participation status: Missed practice all week. Official status: Doubtful. Will he play?: Probably not. AQIB TALIB, cornerback Injury: Bruised ribs in Oct. 3 game at Seattle. Participation status: Didn’t practice all week. Official status: Out. Will he play?: No. CLAY MATTHEWS, li...
Tags: Sports, NFL, San Francisco, Sport, Soccer, Todd Gurley, Seattle, Tampa Bay, Los Angeles Rams, Aqib Talib, Oct, Darrell Henderson, Todd Gurley Rams, Bryce Hager


‘You need everybody’: These Sounders don’t play much, but playoffs could test Seattle’s depth

Midfielder Emanuel Cecchini has the fourth-highest salary among Sounders players, yet he's rarely seen the field. General manager Garth Lagerwey hopes he stays ready, though: "We have a deep team and we think that’s how you win a title. You need everybody."
Tags: News, Sports, Seattle, Sounders, Garth Lagerwey, Emanuel Cecchini


Uwajimaya plans revamp of its flagship Seattle store to showcase its vast variety

The family-owned Asian grocery chain is marking its 91st anniversary with a remodel of its flagship Seattle store.
Tags: Business, News, Food & Drink, Retail, Seattle, Local News, Local Business, Uwajimaya


Former Kent soccer owner Dion Earl sentenced 12 years in Arizona sexual assault cases

Dion Earl had been convicted in August on sexual assault, sexual abuse, kidnapping and other charges stemming from two 2017 cases involving women hired to babysit his children at his Arizona home. The plan is to eventually extradite Earl back to Seattle to face a charge of second-degree rape from a 2009 case in Kirkland that police initially closed but later reopened after his Arizona arrest.
Tags: Crime, News, Sports, Soccer, Arizona, Seattle, Local News, Earl, Kirkland, Dion Earl


Confirmed: Nike has picked up Russell Wilson’s Tally/TraceMe in a rare acquisition

Nike has long been synonymous with premium sneakers and other sports gear, but now the company could be extending its brand into another area — digital media — thanks to the rumored acquisition of a Seattle-based startup. TechCrunch has learned and confirmed that the multibillion-dollar sports giant has acquired TraceMe, which originally built an app to let fans engage with sports stars and other celebrities before later pivoting into a service called Tally, a platform aimed at sports teams, bro...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Startups, TC, Spotify, Fashion, Instagram, Sports, Tech, Nike, Adidas, E-commerce, Digital Media, M&a, Seattle Seahawks, Drake


Source: Nike has picked up Russell Wilson’s Tally/TraceMe in a rare acquisition

Nike has long been synonymous with premium sneakers and other sports gear, but now it seems that the company could be extending its brand into another area — digital media — thanks to the rumored acquisition of a Seattle-based startup. TechCrunch has learned from a source that the multibillion-dollar sports giant has acquired TraceMe, which originally built an app to let fans engage with sports stars and other celebrities before later pivoting into a service called Tally, a platform aimed at spo...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Startups, TC, Spotify, Fashion, Instagram, Sports, Tech, Nike, Adidas, E-commerce, Digital Media, M&a, Seattle Seahawks, Drake