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Feds and Seattle police settle over excessive force allegationsupdated: Fri Jul 27 2012 20:56:00

The Justice Department and Seattle announced a settlement Friday over long-simmering allegations of excessive force by police officers.

Seattle hero who hit gunman identifiedupdated: Fri Jun 01 2012 08:54:00

As a gunman opened fire inside a cafe in Seattle, a patron jumped into action, hitting the shooter twice with a stool and saving three lives, police said.

Police: 'Hero' saved several Seattle cafe patrons as gunman opened fireupdated: Thu May 31 2012 21:17:00

A hero hurled barstools at a gunman as he opened fire inside a Seattle cafe, police said Thursday.

Suspect in Seattle shooting hospitalizedupdated: Thu May 31 2012 21:17:00

Cops: Man suspected in fatal shootings that left four dead in Seattle shot himself - and was rushed to the hospital.

Seattle shooting suspect shoots himself, police sayupdated: Wed May 30 2012 19:31:00

A suspect in the shooting spree at a Seattle cafe shot himself as investigators closed in on him Wednesday, police said.

Seattle vs. Portland: Seattle 'like floating through a dream'updated: Tue May 29 2012 07:02:00

Two weeks ago, I flew back to Seattle from Atlanta. Immediately after stepping off the plane, I could feel it: home.

Seattle 'Occupy May Day' gets uglyupdated: Wed May 02 2012 15:00:00

"Occupy May Day" protests in Seattle get ugly as police clash with protesters.

As snow slows, officials warn of icy roads in Pacific Northwestupdated: Wed Jan 18 2012 22:30:00

Even as snowfall slowed Wednesday in the Pacific Northwest, officials warned that falling temperatures would make roads icy and dangerous for drivers.

Twin winter storms slamming Pacific Northwestupdated: Tue Jan 17 2012 20:59:00

Seattle could see one of its largest snowfalls since the 1940s as twin winter storms move over the Pacific Northwest, according to the National Weather Service.

Plane collides with another at airfieldupdated: Thu Dec 01 2011 06:27:00

A small plane crashed into a parked aircraft at Boeing Field in Seattle Wednesday night, sparking a fire on the east side of the airfield, authorities said.

Two planes collide at Seattle airfieldupdated: Thu Dec 01 2011 06:27:00

A small plane crashed into a parked aircraft at Boeing Field in Seattle Wednesday night, sparking a fire.

Seattle was too nice for meupdated: Wed Nov 09 2011 09:09:00

Last time I was in Seattle I burned down an apartment. It wasn't arson; it was the faulty wiring on a trash-picked lamp. Or, from the look of the hard black puddle that used to be my stereo, a bad wall outlet. I never found out because two days later I left town to wait tables at Yellowstone National Park.

Gas prices edge back upupdated: Sun Oct 23 2011 15:13:00

Gas prices have jumped, ending a downward slide, according to a survey published Sunday. Amanda Knox to Get a 'Big Hug' in Seattle Homecomingupdated: Wed Oct 05 2011 09:29:00

"We've spent a lot of time waiting," says the uncle of the woman cleared of murder charges Grant Wahl: Team depth has Sounders challenging on all trophy frontsupdated: Fri Sep 30 2011 11:08:00

For a guy who's hopscotched around North America this week, flying from Seattle to Guatemala to New England, Seattle Sounders coach Sigi Schmid was in a chipper mood when he reached me from Foxboro, Mass., on Wednesday night. He had every right to be, considering his team is pulling off one of the most impressive feats of 2011 in U.S. soccer.

Gunman goes on rampageupdated: Sun Sep 25 2011 04:44:00

A gunman opens fire near Issaquah High School in Washington. KING reports.

Police: Man opens fire near school east of Seattle, dies in gunfightupdated: Sun Sep 25 2011 00:21:00

Officials in a town east of Seattle will try to piece together Sunday why a 51-year-old man went on a shooting spree near a high school athletic field before he was shot dead by police.

Money Magazine: Best travel deals - 2 expert picksupdated: Thu Jul 21 2011 07:45:00

Post-recession penny-pinching has kept many Americans from jetting off in recent years. Still, your family has to go on vacation sometime. Steve Davis: Five things we learned in MLS Week 17updated: Mon Jul 11 2011 14:05:00

Five things we learned from Week 17:

Two men indicted in alleged Seattle terror plotupdated: Thu Jul 07 2011 18:10:00

A federal jury in Seattle indicted two men Thursday on nine counts related to their alleged plot to attack a military installation.

Two accused of planning attackupdated: Fri Jun 24 2011 10:41:00

Two men were arrested and charged with planning an attack on Americans enlisting in the armed forces in Seattle.

Two men charged with plan to attack military recruiting stationupdated: Fri Jun 24 2011 10:41:00

Two U.S. citizens from Seattle and Los Angeles -- described as "would-be terrorists" by the FBI -- have been arrested and charged with plotting to kill Americans enlisting in the armed forces in Seattle, federal officials announced Thursday. Steve Davis: Five things we learned about MLS Week 13updated: Tue Jun 14 2011 12:42:00

Know your Major League Soccer -- Five things you should know about Week 13: Grant Wahl: Seattle goalkeeper Keller already planning for his post-soccer careerupdated: Thu May 12 2011 13:47:00

SEATTLE -- The best club rivalry in American soccer comes to MLS for the first time here on Saturday when the Seattle Sounders meet the Portland Timbers (11 p.m. ET, ESPN2), and the man in goal for Seattle will be Kasey Keller, who grew up in Olympia, Wash., and played his college ball at the University of Portland.

Seattle to pay $1.5 million to kin of man fatally shot by policeupdated: Sat Apr 30 2011 09:37:00

The city of Seattle will pay $1.5 million to the family of a man who was fatally shot by a police officer last year. Jen Chang: Holden's injury muddles midfield picture for U.S.updated: Mon Mar 21 2011 14:59:00

Five thoughts coming off the weekend action around the world:

Your best Seattle trip tipsupdated: Fri Mar 18 2011 11:01:00

CNN's Patrick Oppmann recently shared his suggestions for visitors to his adopted hometown of Seattle, Washington.

Medical marijuana farmer marketupdated: Tue Mar 01 2011 09:57:00

Seattle holds its first medical marijuana farmers market, as CNN's Patrick Oppmann reports.

Seattle farmers market features medical marijuanaupdated: Tue Mar 01 2011 09:57:00

The crops for sale carry labels like "dark vader," "uk cheese" and "white russian."

Cargo plane skids at Seattle-area runway; no injuries reportedupdated: Mon Nov 22 2010 21:34:00

A Boeing 747 cargo plane skidded on the runway at Sea-Tac Airport near Seattle Monday afternoon, the Federal Aviation Administration said. No injuries were reported.

CNNMoney: Top cities for Halloween lootupdated: Thu Oct 28 2010 11:30:00

With a little advance planning, trick-or-treaters can score king-sized Kit Kats -- and avoid boxes of raisins -- in their candy buckets. Steve Davis: MLS playoffs previewupdated: Tue Oct 26 2010 18:27:00

Taking a look at the first round of the MLS playoffs, which begin this week:

At least 5 people hurt when water taxi hits Seattle pierupdated: Sun Sep 26 2010 21:12:00

A water taxi slammed into a pier Sunday in Seattle, Washington, injuring at least five people, authorities said.

Sonic booms of fighter jets rattle Seattle areaupdated: Tue Aug 17 2010 19:58:00

Residents in Seattle, Washington, were shaken Tuesday afternoon by what sounded like explosions after two F-15s were dispatched in response to a report of a small plane that entered restricted airspace where President Barack Obama was campaigning for Sen. Patty Murray.

Hands-only CPR as effective as traditional, studies showupdated: Mon Aug 02 2010 09:12:00

You're in a restaurant, or at an airport, or on a crowded street. The man or woman next to you crumples to the ground. Do you know what to do? Anyone trained in CPR knows the first step: Check for breathing, and check for a pulse. If there's no heartbeat -- what then?

CPR with no mouth-to-mouthupdated: Mon Aug 02 2010 09:12:00

Research finds a new, highly effective version of CPR that requires only chest compressions. Steve Davis: Five things we learned in MLS Week 17updated: Mon Jul 26 2010 15:13:00

Know your Major League Soccer -- Five things to take away from Week 17:

Fortune: Can Starbucks still be Seattle's best if it grows by hyping Seattle's Best?updated: Tue May 25 2010 15:55:00

Starbucks bought Seattle's Best back in 2003, but a week or so ago most coffee drinkers didn't know the two brands were related. The company didn't need them to. For years, opening new Starbucks stores had been enough to drive tremendous growth without any help from its little sister.

FBI looks at possible hate crime charge against Seattle officersupdated: Wed May 12 2010 19:44:00

The FBI in Seattle, Washington, is looking into allegations of civil rights violations in the case of a police officer caught on video kicking a Latino detainee, an agent said Wednesday. Steve Davis: Ten MLS storylines to watch in 2010updated: Thu Mar 25 2010 16:23:00

Here's a look at 10 storylines that will resonate through the 15th Major League Soccer season, which begins Thursday night in Seattle:

21 top time-saving citiesupdated: Mon Mar 15 2010 14:01:00

According to a survey by Real Simple, the living is surprisingly easy in these urban areas.

CNNMoney: Burger King to team up with Seattle's Bestupdated: Tue Feb 16 2010 20:09:00

Hot or iced, with whipped topping or not -- Seattle's Best Coffee fans can soon have it their way.

Seattle authorities to review security rules after transit beatingupdated: Thu Feb 11 2010 20:06:00

Video of unarmed transit guards watching a girl being beaten on a bus tunnel platform has prompted Seattle authorities to review guidelines that kept the guards from intervening.

Report: More law officers shot, killed in '09; overall fatalities downupdated: Tue Dec 29 2009 13:29:00

Six police officers or deputies shot to death in the Seattle, Washington, area since October 31 reflect a troubling trend highlighted by a report released Tuesday.

Suspect in police deaths deadupdated: Wed Dec 02 2009 13:24:00

The suspect in the killing of four Seattle-area police officers, was shot and killed after a 2-day manhunt.

Seattle: America's soccer cityupdated: Sat Nov 21 2009 18:37:00

Though soccer is the most played sport around the world, with governing body FIFA recognizing football federations in more than 200 nations, the beloved "beautiful game" has always struggled to be a dominant force in the United States.

No one is safe until officer's killer is caught, Seattle police sayupdated: Wed Nov 04 2009 14:22:00

As a reward for information rose to $85,000 Wednesday, the president of the police union in Seattle, Washington, said no one in the city is safe while the killer of an officer is on the loose. Luis Bueno: Columbus ready, but Seattle could be playoff surpriseupdated: Thu Oct 29 2009 14:39:00

For just the second time in MLS history, a team won the Supporters' Shield while compiling less than 50 points during the regular season. Columbus' 13-7-10 record was good enough to lock down the league's best regular-season record, but such a mark doesn't exactly compare well to previous Supporters' Shield winners.

CNN Student News Transcript: August 21, 2009updated: Thu Aug 20 2009 20:42:00

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Pacific Northwest heat wave catches many by surpriseupdated: Wed Jul 29 2009 17:43:00

Temperatures reached 94 degrees by noon in Seattle, Washington, on Wednesday and were expected to keep climbling as a record heat wave gripped the Pacific Northwest.

CNNMoney: Gas jumps 25 cents in three weeksupdated: Sun May 17 2009 17:32:00

Gas prices jumped nearly a quarter in the past three weeks, but the trend is unlikely to continue, according to a survey published on Sunday.

Questions surround death of Seattle woman at Thai hotelupdated: Fri May 08 2009 10:14:00

The family of a Seattle, Washington, woman is searching for answers after her mysterious death at a resort hotel in Thailand.

Free cars and deep discounts for condo buyersupdated: Tue Apr 28 2009 10:11:00

A free Lamborghini in Miami, Florida.

A gourmet's guide to Seattleupdated: Wed Apr 22 2009 03:50:00

Seattle is a city of permanent caffeine buzz. As well as being the birthplace of Starbucks, Seattle boasts countless independent coffee houses where the humble cup of Joe is served in all manner of fancy permutations. Fancy an iced maple white-chocolate mocha? Then this is your kind of town. Get your morning fix at the ever-popular Espresso Vivace Roasteria (901 E Denny Way and 227 Yale Ave), or at one of the many branches of local chain Tully's. Noah Davis: Fire move up to No. 1 in Power Rankingsupdated: Thu Mar 26 2009 14:50:00

With the first stage of the MLS season in the books, it's time for our weekly dose of quick takes, plotlines to watch and Power Rankings.

Seattle paper goes Web-onlyupdated: Tue Mar 17 2009 14:06:00

Seattle Post-Intelligencer columnist Mike Lewis discusses the paper's uncertain future.

CNNMoney: Seattle P-I publishes last print editionupdated: Tue Mar 17 2009 07:48:00

The Seattle Post-Intelligencer, the city's oldest daily newspaper, published its last print edition Tuesday, moving the paper's entire operation online.

CNNMoney: Seattle Post-Intelligencer halts print editionupdated: Mon Mar 16 2009 14:13:00

The Hearst Corp. announced Monday it will publish its last print edition of the Seattle Post-Intelligencer on Tuesday and shift the operation of Seattle's oldest business wholly to the Internet.

Passengers feel like 'hostages' during 16-hour ordealupdated: Thu Jan 22 2009 04:25:00

Some passengers on a diverted Aeromexico flight finally reached their destination in Seattle, Washington, on Wednesday after spending 16 hours in limbo.

Despite ricin threat, Seattle gay bars hoppingupdated: Sun Jan 11 2009 23:09:00

Bartender Chris Daw had plenty of patrons to serve early Saturday at the CC Attle tavern, despite the ricin threats that it and 10 other Seattle gay bars recently received.

Seattle: Seasonal guideupdated: Thu Jan 08 2009 07:48:00

Seattle hosts some fantastic events that make the most of the great outdoors and the city's passion for music. Here are some of the best.

Seattle: Where to shopupdated: Thu Jan 08 2009 06:37:00

More than just the quintessential Seattle shopping experience, Pike Place Market is a tourist attraction in its own right. This historic farmers market is the place to pick up all manner of fresh local produce, as well as handmade crafts, jewelry, antiques and paintings. Keep your camera handy to snap the colorful floral displays and the fishmongers tossing whole salmon to each other.

Seattle: Where to be seenupdated: Thu Jan 08 2009 06:34:00

Whether you're into exclusive bars, dingy dives or the dubious pleasures of a sweaty moshpit, Seattle has plenty to keep you entertained.

Seattle: Where to stayupdated: Thu Jan 08 2009 06:33:00

There's a good range of accommodation in Seattle, with an emphasis on hotels geared towards the business traveler. With Microsoft's HQ based just across Lake Washington, Seattle has long been at the forefront of new technology and unlike most cities, many of its hotels offer free wi-fi.

Seattle: A local's viewupdated: Thu Jan 08 2009 06:32:00

Scott grew up in Texas and has lived in Seattle for 11 years. He runs the Central District News blog, which keeps tabs on the news in Quincy Jones's old neighborhood. Here he gives CNN the lowdown on life in Seattle.

Seattle: Insider tipsupdated: Thu Jan 08 2009 06:29:00

First time in Seattle? Here are some hints to help you get the most from the city.

Seattle: What to seeupdated: Wed Nov 05 2008 07:10:00

Seattle's character and history are closely linked to its waterside location, so it makes sense to start your sightseeing at the Waterfront.

Seattle: City overviewupdated: Wed Nov 05 2008 06:19:00

There are few cities in the world blessed with a more beautiful setting than Seattle. It is surrounded by rugged green wilderness; to the west the Olympic Mountains, to the east the volcanoes and glaciers of the Cascade Range, and all around the brisk waters of the Northwest. 48-lb. Girl, 14, Found Starving in Seattle Homeupdated: Tue Oct 14 2008 15:10:00

A father and stepmother were charged with withholding their 14-year-old daughter's food and water so drastically that she weighed only 48 pounds, authorities said

Falling for Bainbridge Islandupdated: Fri Sep 19 2008 10:45:00

Imagine yourself on a ferryboat deck with a latte in one hand, your overnight bag at your feet, and the dazzling Seattle, Washington, skyline filling the horizon behind you. While the boat churns across Elliott Bay, the Space Needle disappears from view and a shoreline materializes in the distance. Local Support for Green Arsonupdated: Thu Mar 06 2008 12:35:00

Five McMansions were torched outside Seattle in what may have been eco-terrorism. But the locals aren't unhappy Soccer America: Carey among owners with clout in Seattle expansionupdated: Wed Mar 05 2008 11:49:00

So, honestly, how can a Seattle MLS franchise possibly fail? Study Questions School Defibrillatorsupdated: Tue Aug 28 2007 11:00:00

A nationwide push to put portable defibrillators in every school may not be worth the cost, a new study concludes

CNNMoney: Amazon edging in on Peapod territoryupdated: Thu Aug 02 2007 04:54:00

Online retailer is delivering perishable groceries to a Seattle suburb in a pilot program, testing out a possible new food delivery service, according to a report Thursday.

Seattle Central Library: Creating the perfect public spaceupdated: Thu Aug 02 2007 00:26:00

In a world where third spaces -- the places where we spend time away from work and home -- are increasingly privately owned, how can we make our public spaces outstanding?

Workplace flexibility revives employees, in and out of the officeupdated: Tue Jul 31 2007 22:40:00

Juggling work, family, friends and community may seem sometimes like an impossible task. A flexible work schedule may be one solution to a better work-life balance. Can Schools Still Achieve Diversity?updated: Thu Jul 05 2007 10:55:00

The Supreme Court strikes a blow against race-based integration, but the decision suggests it may not be fatal

Divided court rejects school diversity plansupdated: Fri Jun 29 2007 23:32:00

A bitterly divided U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday issued what is likely to be a landmark opinion -- ruling that race cannot be a factor in the assignment of children to public schools.

Seattle officials say 'race-conscious' efforts still legalupdated: Thu Jun 28 2007 20:56:00

School officials in Seattle, Washington, said Thursday they know they cannot use "race-specific" rules to increase diversity in their schools but believe they can accomplish similar goals with "race-conscious measures."

Two school diversity cases: Same issue, with a twistupdated: Wed Jun 27 2007 11:00:00

The Supreme Court is poised to issue key rulings in two major cases involving diversity in schools.

CNNMoney: Where the housing boom goes onupdated: Tue Jun 26 2007 23:14:00

In the middle of a nationwide housing slump, a few markets have held their ground - and then some.

Business 2.0: An (irrationally?) exuberant land grabupdated: Tue Apr 03 2007 05:48:00

Online worlds like Second Life have made a successful business out of getting people to buy and sell 3-D virtual real estate. The best deadline dealsupdated: Mon Feb 19 2007 11:47:00

The year was 1992. Another NBA trade deadline day was in full swing. My phone rang every five minutes with another rumor, some fantastical and others with an element of truth. A few calls came from people inside the league who had very good information, and others were from my basketball fanatic friends, who had absolutely no information, but plenty of imagination.

Money Magazine: Homeowner claims: Increase your payoutsupdated: Mon Feb 12 2007 10:58:00

An insurance company that wants to hold down payout costs has several ways to do that. One involves the software designed to help assess financial damages. Scout's Takeupdated: Sat Jan 13 2007 22:56:00's Don Banks had a veteran NFC insider assess the divisional-round playoff games. Wild-card closer lookupdated: Fri Jan 05 2007 13:36:00's Don Banks breaks down this weekend's four first-round playoff games ...

Money Magazine: Unsolicited Adviceupdated: Mon Jan 01 2007 00:01:00


Business 2.0: Seattleupdated: Wed Oct 04 2006 13:12:00

Morning meetings

A culinary postcard from Seattleupdated: Thu Sep 28 2006 08:34:00

For anyone who loves to eat, Seattle is one of the most dynamic and satisfying places to be in the country.

CNNMoney: America's smartest citiesupdated: Tue Aug 29 2006 16:22:00

If you equate education with intelligence, then the smartest city in the United States is Seattle - 52.7 percent of its residents age 25 or older have completed a bachelor's degree or higher.

One dead in hate-crime shooting at Jewish centerupdated: Fri Jul 28 2006 21:30:00

One person was killed and five others were wounded, three critically, in a shooting at the Jewish Federation in downtown Seattle, Washington, police said.

Money Magazine: How can I spend more money?updated: Tue Apr 18 2006 11:40:00

I'm 26 and I'm a compulsive saver. For the past five years I've saved over 70 percent of my net income, and I don't make that much. I track all my spending and have tried to budget "minimum" monthly spending levels, but I can't seem to meet them. I don't consider myself cheap, just frugal. And all my hobbies - music, games, sports - tend to be low-cost. Do you have any suggestions on how I can spend more money?

Drug tunnel found under Canada borderupdated: Thu Jul 21 2005 18:50:00

Federal agents have closed down the first known smuggling tunnel under the U.S.-Canada border and arrested on drug charges the three Canadians who allegedly built it, law enforcement authorities said Thursday.

FSB: Here Comes the Sunupdated: Fri Jul 01 2005 00:01:00

From October through June, Seattle impersonates London—dark and drizzly, with a climate that's good for field-testing Gore-Tex but not much else. Visit in late summer, though, and the city shakes o...

FSB: Life on the (Ant) Farmupdated: Sun May 01 2005 00:01:00

Ant-Farm Technology is finally marching into the 21st century, thanks to Fascinations, a Seattle-based toy company. The ten-person, $5 million--plus firm is celebrating its 20th anniversary with th...

FSB: The Great Landscapeupdated: Fri Oct 01 2004 00:01:00


Shopping for Asian-American votesupdated: Wed Aug 11 2004 09:53:00

There are supermarkets, and then there's the Uwajimaya -- Seattle's largest Asian food store, selling to a growing Asian community.

Monorail train catches fire in Seattleupdated: Mon May 31 2004 22:24:00

A monorail train carrying passengers to a Memorial Day festival caught fire Monday afternoon in Seattle, Washington, and fire crews hurriedly rescued passengers from smoky cars about one story above ground.

Money Magazine: The Tickerupdated: Sun Dec 01 2002 00:01:00

--CONTRARY INDICATORS As if equity analysts weren't already in the doghouse, a soon-to-be-published academic study finds that their highest-rated stocks underperformed their lowest-rated ones in 20...

Money Magazine: Seattle, Washingtonupdated: Wed Nov 20 2002 13:54:00

Consider the neighboring communities of Fremont and Ballard, on the north side of town. Fremont is Seattle's acknowledged hip and cool spot, the kind of place where you meet people named Sunshine.

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