Pence nice to Inslee even though Trump told him not to be

The vice president is walking a fine line on the coronavirus response.

Lawmakers rip Boeing and FAA for roles in flawed Max

Certification of the plane was “grossly insufficient,” investigators said.

How the coronavirus outbreak will change daily life in the US

By Deborah Netburn / Los Angeles Times Empty restaurants. Abandoned playgrounds. Schools shuttered for weeks. If the United States experiences sustained spread of the coronavirus,… Continue reading

‘Leaning Tower of Dallas’ endures blows from wrecking ball

The developer now says the demolition might take days.

  • Feb 24, 2020

Greyhound to stop allowing immigration checks on buses

Greyhound, the nation’s largest bus company, said Friday it will stop allowing Border Patrol agents without a… Continue reading

  • Feb 22, 2020

Virus outbreak in China poses a new problem for Boeing

A number of deliveries are ready for Chinese customers who “cannot come to Seattle to take delivery.”

Iowa caucus winner: Nobody knows

A problem with an app kept the state Democratic Party from reporting results.

  • Feb 4, 2020

Senate nixes witnesses, Trump acquittal now likely Wednesday

The Democrats had badly wanted testimony from former National Security Adviser John Bolton.

  • Feb 1, 2020

China locks down 36 million people after new virus kills 25

Worldwide, the number of cases is up to 850, including one in Snohomish County.

  • Jan 24, 2020

Snohomish County man is first U.S. case of new coronavirus

A man in his 30s was hospitalized in Everett after contracting the virus during a trip to China.

Seattle Rep. Jayapal backs Bernie Sanders for president

The rising star in the Democrats’ liberal wing chose him over Sen. Elizabeth Warren.

  • Jan 21, 2020

An Olympic first: Cardboard beds for Tokyo Athletes Village

Tokyo Olympic athletes beware — particularly larger ones. The bed frames in the Athletes Village at this year’s… Continue reading

Boeing papers show employees slid 737 Max problems past FAA

In one exchange, an employee told a colleague they wouldn’t let their family ride on a 737 Max.

Iran denies downing plane, invites Boeing to investigation

Iranian officials asked the U.S. and Canada to share their evidence of a missile hitting the jetliner.

Iranians shot down airliner, Western leaders declare

The crash happened just hours after Iran launched a missile attack against bases housing U.S. troops.

Iran says engine fire brought down Boeing 737, killing 176

The flight was en route to Ukraine when a fire apparently struck one of its engines.

Iran abandons nuclear deal limits after US kills general

Iran insisted in a state TV broadcast it remained open to negotiations with European partners.

  • Jan 5, 2020

2 dead, 1 hurt in shooting at church near Fort Worth, Texas

Authorities have not released any details about what led to the shooting.

  • Dec 29, 2019

Boeing documents sent to Congress called ‘very disturbing’

The records appear to show efforts to ensure production plans “were not diverted by regulators.”

Thousands mark Christmas in West Bank town of Bethlehem

The Church of the Nativity, where Christians believe Jesus was born, hosted people from around the world.

  • Dec 24, 2019