Seattle toddler killed in fall from third story window – KOMO News

KOMO NewsSEATTLE — A 2-year-old child was killed Tuesday night when she fell from a third story window in Seattle’s Maple Leaf neighborhood. Drew Fowler with the Seattle Police Department…

Prospective NHL owner Victor Coleman on Seattle: ‘Perfect fit’ – KING5.com

KING5.com“I think the demographic base (in Seattle) and the desire of the NHL in that marketplace is the perfect match right now. The expansion of the NHL into the Pacific…

Seahawk quarterback Tarvaris Jackson ready for another challenge – The Seattle Times

The Seattle Times“Just knowing how the NFL works and how (Seahawks coach) Pete (Carroll) and them, they are always preaching always competing,” said Jackson, who is 17-17 in career starts…

Actor Robin Williams dies at 63 – The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesThe actor was pronounced dead at his San Francisco Bay Area home Monday. The Marin County sheriff’s office said the preliminary investigation shows the cause of death to…

VIDEO: Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge – The Seattle Times (blog)

VIDEO: Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll takes ALS Ice Bucket ChallengeThe Seattle Times (blog)Following practice today, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, with some help from…

Thunderstorms roar across Puget Sound region – KOMO News

KOMO NewsThe National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning for wildfire danger to most of Western Washington, including the Seattle area, where such warnings are rare. Forecasters are…

Chinese Government Pledges To Support Game Developers – Kotaku Australia

Chinese Government Pledges To Support Game DevelopersKotaku AustraliaTo determine the first wave of “talent” that will receive government funding and support, the ministries will hold open submissions of animation and…

Hernandez Brilliant as Seattle Jolts Toronto 11-1 – ABC News

ABC NewsOpening the most anticipated August series in Seattle since 2007, Hernandez (13-3) made his 16th straight start of at least seven innings while allowing two earned runs or less.…

Otter that attacked swimmers near Seattle is dead – KOMO News

KOMO NewsSEATTLE (AP) – Authorities have tracked and killed the otter that attacked a boy and his grandmother as they were swimming in a river near Seattle, state wildlife officials…

Seattle popcorn chain sees exploding overseas demand – The Seattle Times

Seattle popcorn chain sees exploding overseas demandThe Seattle TimesBefore popcorn, Jones ran a gardening company in Seattle, but he wanted to start a more scalable business. He and his wife…

On foot in Seattle: How risky is it? – Crosscut

CrosscutKeith (left) is the founder and director of the Urban Wilderness Project, a Seattle-based nonprofit, which runs outdoor and environmental restoration programs, including backpacking trips to the North Cascades. She…

How hot has it been in Seattle? A full month’s worth of 80 degree days – KOMO News (blog)

KOMO News (blog)So far this year, we’ve had two long streaks of days that Seattle reached 80 or warmer – a 12 day streak from July 6-17 (tied 2nd longest…

Honolulu consumers smarter at debt, says national poll – Pacific Business News (Honolulu)

Honolulu consumers smarter at debt, says national pollPacific Business News (Honolulu)Honolulu residents carried an average consumer debt, excluding mortgages, of $25,812, which is 36.1 percent of the Honolulu median household…

Techstars Seattle Picks 10 Startups for 3-Month Accelerator – Xconomy

XconomyThe 10 selected for the 2014 class—which is the startup accelerator’s fifth in Seattle, and its first in new University District digs—have a broad range of target markets, from air…

Eagles Camp Report: Day 12 – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)While at least one Eagle, cornerback Cary Williams, has made it clear he’d rather not be spending three days practicing against the New England Patriots this week, most of…

Otter That Attacked Swimmers Near Seattle Is Dead – ABC News

Otter That Attacked Swimmers Near Seattle Is DeadABC NewsAuthorities have tracked and killed the otter that attacked a boy and his grandmother as they were swimming in a river near…

DNR bans all fires, including campfires, in Washington – The Seattle Times (blog)

DNR bans all fires, including campfires, in WashingtonThe Seattle Times (blog)UPDATE, 8:15 a.m.: The National Weather Service has extended its red flag warning for wildfire danger to most of Western…

Burien man killed in shootout with deputies – The Seattle Times (blog)

Burien man killed in shootout with deputiesThe Seattle Times (blog)A Burien man died late Sunday evening following a shootout with deputies from the King County Sheriff’s Office that began with…

Editorial: With Prop. 1, hold Seattle City Council accountable for Woodland … – The Seattle Times

Editorial: With Prop. 1, hold Seattle City Council accountable for Woodland …The Seattle TimesAT least one good thing came out of Tuesday’s passage of Proposition 1 and the creation of…

Seattle’s Startup Scene Continues to Grow – Fox Business

Seattle’s Startup Scene Continues to GrowFox BusinessUp the coast from Silicon Valley, another entrepreneurial community is thriving. Seattle has an often overlooked, but ever-present startup ecosystem. Home of tech giants…

Seattle Sounders happy to roll up sleeves and “fight” for three points vs … – MLSsoccer.com

Seattle Sounders happy to roll up sleeves and “fight” for three points vs …MLSsoccer.comSeattle snapped their first losing streak of the season in ugly fashion Sunday night against the Houston…

Psst, Seattle … 2nd marijuana retailer to (soft) open high-noon Monday – seattlepi.com (blog)

Psst, Seattle … 2nd marijuana retailer to (soft) open high-noon Mondayseattlepi.com (blog)Call it a pre-rolled … er … a “soft” opening of the second recreational marijuana retail store in the…

David Pelter named VP at The Seattle Times | On the Move – The Seattle Times

David Pelter named VP at The Seattle Times | On the MoveThe Seattle TimesDavid Pelter was named vice president of product development and management at The Seattle Times. Pelter, who…

Skies Over West Seattle, August 2014: ‘Supermoon’ tonight, meteors this week… – West Seattle Blog (blog)

West Seattle Blog (blog)EDITOR’S NOTE: Ever wish for advance alert of an upcoming meteor shower/eclipse/etc. – and/or wonder “What’s that bright ‘star’ up there?” This should help. It’s our periodic…

Quick personnel updates from Seattle Seahawks practice — Lynch has best … – The Seattle Times (blog)

The Seattle Times (blog)The Seattle Seahawks are off the field following their Sunday practice at the VMAC. They went for about two hours, in helmets, shoulder pads and shorts/sweats. No…

Mariners lose 2-1 in 10 innings to White Sox – KOMO News

KOMO NewsChicago White Sox’s Jose Abreu slides safely into third as Seattle Mariners third baseman Kyle Seager takes the throw during the seventh inning of a baseball game in Seattle…

Galaxy of opera stars fete Seattle’s Speight Jenkins – The Seattle Times

Galaxy of opera stars fete Seattle’s Speight JenkinsThe Seattle TimesIt’s hard to pinpoint the most moving event in Saturday night’s “Speight Celebration Concert,” as fans said goodbye to the stellar…

Essence of Seattle – Albany Times Union

Essence of SeattleAlbany Times UnionSightseeing in Seattle? Here are 10 of the city’s top attractions. 1. Pike Place Market. This historic, beloved downtown public market has been in business since…

Seattle Seahawks live training camp updates – The Seattle Times (blog)

Seattle Seahawks live training camp updatesThe Seattle Times (blog)No personal attacks or insults, no hate speech, no profanity. Please keep the conversation civil and help us moderate this thread by…

Seattle Sounders could see return of All-Star center back Chad Marshall vs … – MLSsoccer.com

MLSsoccer.comTUKWILA, Wash. — The Seattle Sounders will try to rebound from their current two-game losing streak at home Sunday night against the Houston Dynamo (10:30 pm ET; ESPN2), with the…

Seattle defense, good and bad – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)It’s wrong to read too much into a first preseason game, but players are being evaluated, so here are a few who stood out, good and not so good,…

White Sox Prevail In 10 – ESPN

ESPNWith Jordan Danks on second base, Gordon Beckham reached when Seattle shortstop Chris Taylor booted his grounder. Danks advanced to third and scored when Gillaspie, who entered as a pinch-hitter…

Tonight’s poll: Who is the best coach/manager in Seattle pro sports history? – The Seattle Times (blog)

Tonight’s poll: Who is the best coach/manager in Seattle pro sports history?The Seattle Times (blog)No personal attacks or insults, no hate speech, no profanity. Please keep the conversation civil and…

Seattle Mariners’ 4-game win streak ends with 10-inning loss to Chicago White Sox – The Oregonian – OregonLive.com

The Oregonian – OregonLive.comSEATTLE — Conor Gillespie’s RBI single with two outs in the 10th inning helped the Chicago White Sox to a 2-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners on…

Viaduct reopens after fatal motorcycle crash – The Seattle Times (blog)

The Seattle Times (blog)The accident occurred shortly before the start of the Mariners game, causing a southbound closure of the viaduct and gridlock that extended for miles. The state Department…