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49 min ago | Examiner.com
Florida Congressman Ted Yoho was taking flak yesterday for his upcoming Saturday gun safety event, in his district, that promotes genuine firearm safety while today in Seattle, there is a "Gun Violence Prevention Strategy Summit" that will likely be portrayed as a "gun safety" event when it is really all about gun control.
What's the best route to energy independence?
Should the federal government stop offering subsidized student loans?
1 hr ago | Ballard News-Tribune
"Being a lawyer is not a comical business," Tom Treece said as we sat with his law partner of 44 years, Dave Richdale, and laughed for the next hour.
3 hrs ago | RedOrbit
More wintry weather was felt along the East Coast into the Northeast over the last 24 hours.
8 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
Capitol Hill A snow plow passes by pushing away slush outside the US Capitol Building in Washington.
Dance is notoriously ephemeral art. Once a performance is done on the stage, it may never again appear quite the same way again, even if you can unite all the same dancers in the same circumstances with the same choreographer again.
The nomination process has begun for the annual Samuel J. Heyman Service to America medals, considered among the most prestigious awards within the federal workforce.
A team of Seattle culinary stars has targeted an E Pike auto row-era building being restored to most of its old glory for a new venture.
A memorial service is planned tomorrow , for Fern Baer Freeman , who lived for many years at the Island View Apartments in West Seattle and served as their manager for much of that time, according to her daughter Lois , who shares this remembrance: Fern Baer Freeman was born December 23, 1923 in the Aberdeen, Idaho, area to Edward and Katherina ... (more)
Jimi Hendrix, Seattle's electric guitar god, is celebrated most strongly in the city in Paul Allen's Experience Music Project at Seattle Center.
A pedestrian is fighting for his life after being hit by a car Monday night in North Seattle.
Seattle's Charter Amendment 19 would turn City Council elections into a district based fight.
The new drag queen cast of " RuPaul's Drag Race " season 6 were released on Dec. 9, 2013.
The Seattle Fire Department will put a brand new Medic Unit into service thanks to the generous donation of a West Seattle couple.
So what do you do for an encore after you launch a brand-new educational garden with a parade and festival AND win the West Seattle Chamber of Commerce Westsider of the Year award? West Seattle Bee Garden founder Lauren Englund sends word that even bigger things are ahead for the WSBG in the new year - and recaps some of what else happened along ... (more)
Back in April of 2012, the Seattle City Council took on the Transit Master Plan .
A coal train waits south of Blaine, Friday morning, Oct. 11, 2013, to cross the border and unload in Canada.