Tensions Mount As Seattle Debates Business Tax For HomelessSeattle's latest tax proposal to combat homelessness takes aim at large businesses such as Amazon that have helped drive the city's economic boom. But the measure has sparked intense debate — even shouting matches in otherwise reserved Seattle — over who should pay to solve the housing crisis exacerbated by that growth.
Amazon Halts Seattle Construction Project Ahead Of Tax VoteAmazon has halted construction planning on a new high-rise building near its headquarters while it awaits the outcome of a Seattle city proposal to tax worker hours.
Expedition Team Backed By Paul Allen Uncovers Wreckage Of USS HelenaA Microsoft co-founder's mission to locate sunken warships in the South Pacific has chalked up another victory with the discovery of the USS Helena nearly 75 years after it was sunk by Japanese torpedoes in the waters off the Solomon Islands, reviving stories of the battle-tested ship's endurance and the nearly unbelievable survival of 165 of the crewmen.
KEXP Receives $10 Million Anonymous GiftAn anonymous donor has given $10 million to the Seattle independent radio station KEXP.
President Trump: U.S. Launches ‘Precision Strikes’ In Syria
Tax Day 2018: Deals And Free Stuff On April 17Tax Day is almost here, and while it's never fun to owe money to the government, at least you can get some free stuff out of it.
Goldman Sachs Asks 'Is Curing Patients A Sustainable Business Model?'Turning the search for medical remedies into a numbers game, analyst Salveen Richter called potential "one shot cures" a bad business decision that will hurt a company's bottom line.
Seattle NHL Expansion Group Names Tod Leiweke Team PresidentLeiweke was introduced Wednesday as the CEO and president of the prospective NHL expansion franchise seeking to call Seattle home beginning with the 2020 season.
Most Americans Don't Know Instagram Is Owned By Facebook ― And That's No Accident
Drunk Tourist Accidentally Climbed A Mountain Looking For His HotelA tourist's night out drinking turned into an adventure up the side of a mountain after accidentally taking the wrong trail back to his hotel.
Bank Of America Plans To Stop Lending To Makers Of Assault WeaponsBank of America says it plans to stop lending money to gunmakers who produce military-style firearms for civilians.
'Sweet Tooth' Gene Linked To Having Less Body Fat, Study FindsA new study has found that people with a specific gene which makes them crave sugary treats actually have less body fat than others.