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  • Amazon chief Bezos offers update on groceries, drone delivery

    Amazon chief Bezos offers update on groceries, drone delivery

    Chief executive Jeff Bezos' annual letter to shareholders offers a glimpse into Amazon's internal workings and what it is aiming for in the future, including more grocery services and the much-discussed drone delivery.

  • Microsoft sued over browser miscue that led to $731 million fine

    Microsoft sued over browser miscue that led to $731 million fine

    The lawsuit, brought by shareholder Kim Barovic in federal court in Seattle on Friday, charges that directors and executives, including founder Bill Gates and former Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer, failed to manage the company properly and tha...

  • Amazon launches Amazon Dash for delivery of groceries, household items

    Amazon launches Amazon Dash for delivery of groceries, household items

    Amazon.com Inc launched a new product named Amazon Dash on Friday that allows the user to add groceries and household goods to their shopping lists using the company's AmazonFresh service.

  • Twenty years after suicide, Kurt Cobain still fascinates

    Twenty years after suicide, Kurt Cobain still fascinates

    The road sign outside town reads "Welcome to Aberdeen. Come As You Are." The iconic Nirvana song title greets fans from around the world flocking to pay homage to Kurt Cobain.

  • US mudslide death toll climbs to 28

    US mudslide death toll climbs to 28

    The official death toll from Washington state's mudslide has increased to 28, and the Snohomish County medical examiner's office says 22 of those victims have been identified.

  • 'It's gone.' Community copes with deadly mudslide

    'It's gone.' Community copes with deadly mudslide

    The scale of a massive mudslide's devastation in a rural village north of Seattle is becoming apparent days after a wall of heavy mud heaved houses off their foundations, toppled trees and left a gaping cavity on what had been a tree-covered hillside...

  • Washington state mudslide death toll climbs to 14 with up to 176 missing

    Washington state mudslide death toll climbs to 14 with up to 176 missing

    The death toll from a devastating weekend mudslide in Washington state climbed to 14 people on Monday as six more bodies were found, while the number reported missing continued to swell two days after the tragedy, authorities said.

  • US landslide death toll doubles to eight

    US landslide death toll doubles to eight

    Searchers found five more bodies on Sunday in the sludge of a massive landslide in the northwestern state of Washington, bringing the death toll to at least eight from the wall of debris that swept through a small riverside neighborhood.

  • US mudslide kills three; searchers seek survivors

    US mudslide kills three; searchers seek survivors

    After hearing voices pleading for help, rescuers searched overnight for survivors from a massive mudslide in Washington state that killed at least three people and forced evacuations because of fears of severe flooding.

  • Investigators examine fatal helicopter crash scene in Seattle

    Investigators examine fatal helicopter crash scene in Seattle

    A news helicopter crashed into a street and burst into flames on Tuesday near Seattle's Space Needle, killing two people on board, badly injuring a man in a car and sending plumes of black smoke over the city during the morning commute.

  • Two killed as Seattle news chopper crashes into cars, bursts into flames

    Two killed as Seattle news chopper crashes into cars, bursts into flames

    A news helicopter crashed into a city street near Seattle's Space Needle on Tuesday, killing two people, critically injuring a person in a car on the ground and sending plumes of black smoke over the city during the morning rush hour.

  • Sikh children in US schools targets of hate

    Sikh children in US schools targets of hate

    More than half of Sikh children in US schools endure bullying with over two-thirds of turbaned Sikh children among its worst victims, according to a new national report.

  • Americans riding public transit in record numbers

    Americans riding public transit in record numbers

    Americans are boarding public buses, trains and subways in greater numbers than any time in half a century.

  • From politics to advising Microsoft's chief, not without noise

    From politics to advising Microsoft's chief, not without noise

    Mark Penn has spent years spinning for politicians in Washington. Now his own career is the subject of spin here at Microsoft, where he has been handed a fresh role under its new chief executive.

  • First US bitcoin ATMs to open soon in Seattle, Austin

    First US bitcoin ATMs to open soon in Seattle, Austin

    Robocoin said on Tuesday that later this month it will install the first automated teller machines in the United States that let users buy and sell bitcoin, the latest step into the mainstream for the digital currency.

  • First US bitcoin ATMs to open soon in Seattle, Austin

    First US bitcoin ATMs to open soon in Seattle, Austin

    Robocoin said on Tuesday that later this month it will install the first automated teller machines in the United States that let users buy and sell bitcoin, the latest step into the mainstream for the digital currency.

  • A different Bill Gates is returning to Microsoft

    A different Bill Gates is returning to Microsoft

    Microsoft said that Bill Gates was returning to the company as a product and technology adviser to Satya Nadella.

  • Facebook's new Paper app gets embroiled in naming controversy

     Facebook's new Paper app gets embroiled in naming controversy

    Seattle and New York-based firm says the name is in direct conflict with their drawing app, Paper by FiftyThree.

  • Seattle Seahawks rout Denver Broncos to win first Super Bowl title

    Seattle Seahawks rout Denver Broncos to win first Super Bowl title

    Seattle Seahawks scored the most points by a Super Bowl team since Tampa Bay had 48 in a 2003 victory over Oakland and won by the most lopsided margin since Dallas defeated Buffalo 52-17 in 1993.

  • Microsoft said to be close to naming a new chief

    Microsoft said to be close to naming a new chief

    Microsoft has spent five months looking for a new face to help the company evolve along with the mobile age. Turns out, it seems to be choosing a familiar face and largely sticking to its current path.

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