Monday September 22, 2014
As the Chinese wealthy stash more of their fortunes overseas, they're bidding up the value of everything from bitcoins and Burgundy to Picassos and pink diamonds.
Reuters | Friday September 5, 2014
Seattle is fast becoming a second home for Silicon Valley companies looking to access the city's plentiful pool of relatively cheap tech talent.
Associated Press | Saturday August 30, 2014
The Penny Arcade Expo began Friday at the Washington State Convention Center.
NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday August 12, 2014
The network will have an initial capacity of 60Tbps will connect LA, Portland, San Francisco, Oregon and Seattle to Chikura and Shima in Japan.
Associated Press | Saturday August 9, 2014
US District Judge John L. Weinberg ordered Roman Seleznev, of Vladivostok, Russia, held without bail until a hearing on August 16.
World | Reuters | Saturday August 9, 2014
A former Microsoft Corp employee was sentenced to two years in prison on Friday for his part in an insider trading scheme that netted him and his partner more than $400,000.
World | Associated Press | Monday August 4, 2014
Graffiti expressing affection for someone named Miranda has marred one of the most sacred sites for an American-Indian tribe in Washington state.
World | Reuters | Thursday July 31, 2014
Seattle audio and video technician Todd Mueller showed up last year for what might have been a routine job except for one thing: Amazon.com Inc was taking notes. As he mounted a flat-screen TV on the wall, an Amazon employee studied how he covered hi...
World | Associated Pres | Wednesday July 30, 2014
McDonald's is coming under intensifying pressure for labour practices at its US restaurants.
Reuters | Wednesday July 30, 2014
Stephen Elop showed off the phone in front of thousands at the company's annual employee meeting in Seattle on Monday.
World | Reuters | Wednesday July 30, 2014
Microsoft Corp's hardware chief gave employees a sneak peek at a 'selfie' phone featuring a 5 megapixel forward-facing camera at an internal meeting this week, a source at the company said on Tuesday.
World | Associated Press | Sunday July 27, 2014
Boeing Co. CEO Jim McNerney has apologized for saying the aerospace giant's employees were "cowering" during his tenure, a comment one union official called "a new low" in the company's relationship with workers.
World | Associated Press | Sunday July 20, 2014
Howling winds pushed a massive wildfire in north-central Washington state in new directions on Saturday.
World | Associated Press | Saturday July 12, 2014
A Frontier Airlines official says one of its planes was diverted to Salt Lake City after it was hit by lightning.
Friday July 11, 2014
Chief executive Jeff Bezos wants to use drones - small unmanned aircraft - to deliver packages in 30 minutes or less as part of the programme dubbed "Prime Air." The company is developing drones that can fly at speeds of 50 miles per hour.
World | Associated Press | Monday June 30, 2014
A cruise ship that returned to Seattle after a fire in its boiler room left the port again on Sunday morning.
World | Reuters | Tuesday June 24, 2014
The old adage, "it's not the heat, it's the humidity," will come into play more often and in more places because of climate change, with life-altering results in southern U.S. cities from Miami to Atlanta to Washington and even northern ones such as ...
Associated Press | Tuesday July 29, 2014
CEO Jeff Bezos unveiled the Amazon Fire Phone at the company's June 18 event in Seattle's Fremont Studios.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday June 17, 2014
Starbucks is giving its baristas a bargain on an online college degree.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday June 11, 2014
The man charged with killing one student and wounding two others at a small Seattle college last week had stopped taking his medications because he "wanted to feel the hate," and he detailed his plans in a handwritten journal for two weeks before the...