Men brought tools, underwear to burglarize Parkland espresso stand

The two men came prepared with a makeshift ladder, a cordless screwdriver and underwear to use as a disguise. Now Tacoma-Pierce County Crimestoppers is hoping to defeat those efforts. The … Click to Continue »

Not alarmed: Carroll positive on Lockett, Rawls, Seahawks’ situation

Tyler Lockett should be recovered from his broken leg in time for training camp next season and play in the 2017 season. Thomas Rawls’ bruised shoulder should be fine for … Click to Continue »

Carroll: Expect Lockett ready for training camp, Rawls should play at...

RENTON Tyler Lockett is expected to return from his broken leg in time for training camp next summer. Thomas Rawls’ bruised shoulder isn’t likely to keep him from being Seattle’s … Click to Continue »

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Reznor’s old noise and fury

"Feels like I've been here before," Trent Reznor sings on the new EP by Nine Inch Nails, and that's probably because he has. Released Friday, just a week after Reznor … Click to Continue »


Koch Industries to buy glass maker Guardian Industries

NEW YORK (AP) — Koch Industries says it is buying glass maker Guardian Industries, a company that the conglomerate had already been an investor of. Koch says it will pay cash to buy the remaining 55.5 percent of Guardian shares that it doesn’t already own. Koch has been an investor in Guardian since 2012. The […]

Facebook fixing fake news problem with CEO at trade summit

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg urged world leaders meeting in Peru on Saturday to help get more people online to improve global living standards while separately announcing new measures to cut down on fake news stories on the social network that some suggest could have helped sway the U.S. presidential election. The […]

Japan PM says TPP meaningless without US as Trump nixes pact

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Japan’s prime minister said Monday the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal would be “meaningless” without U.S. participation, as Donald Trump announced he planned to quit the pact. Shinzo Abe’s comment came shortly before the U.S. president-elect released a short video about his plans for his administration, including an intention to have […]

Off-Broadway avoids strike with 5-year contract agreement

NEW YORK (AP) — Off-Broadway actors and producers have agreed on a new labor contract that boosts performers’ wages, a deal that ensures dozens of New York shows stay open as the holidays approach, from “Shear Madness” to “Avenue Q” and “Dead Poets Society” to “The Fantasticks.” An agreement between Actors’ Equity Association, which represents […]

Pilot strike threatens some of Amazon’s Prime Air cargo routes

A statement by the striking pilots says that the interruption could “have a significant impact” on deliveries by ABX Air customers, including Amazon.

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Holiday classical concerts 2016: Plenty of chances to hear ‘Messiah’

Classical music events around Puget Sound, from “Messiah” to The Irish Tenors.

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