Bellevue couple’s nightmare: Held in China, away from daughter

Bellevue couple’s nightmare: Held in China, away from daughter

Chinese officials want the man’s father to return from the U.S. to face 20-year-old embezzling charges.

  • May 5, 2020
Bellevue couple’s nightmare: Held in China, away from daughter
Airbus CEO warns workers it’s bleeding cash and needs cuts

Airbus CEO warns workers it’s bleeding cash and needs cuts

Both Airbus and Boeing are preparing for job cuts as they gauge the depth of the downturn.

Airbus CEO warns workers it’s bleeding cash and needs cuts
U.S. unsure it can meet deadline to disburse funds to tribes

U.S. unsure it can meet deadline to disburse funds to tribes

The department hasn’t determined whether unique Alaska Native corporations are eligible for a share.

U.S. unsure it can meet deadline to disburse funds to tribes
As people stay home, Earth turns wilder and cleaner

As people stay home, Earth turns wilder and cleaner

“There’s some silver lining for wildlife in what otherwise is a fairly catastrophic time for humans.”

As people stay home, Earth turns wilder and cleaner

Trump, Congress scramble to revive virus-hunting agency

In 2019 it was without a permanent leader, and in the Trump administration’s budget-slashing sights.

Virus casts a dark cloud over once-thriving home market

Virus casts a dark cloud over once-thriving home market

Shutdown orders have halted open houses, sellers are delaying listings and buyers are losing their jobs.

  • Apr 9, 2020
Virus casts a dark cloud over once-thriving home market
Sanders drops 2020 bid, leaving Biden as likely nominee

Sanders drops 2020 bid, leaving Biden as likely nominee

“While our campaign has won the ideological debate, we are losing the debate over electability.”

  • Apr 8, 2020
Sanders drops 2020 bid, leaving Biden as likely nominee
Trump signs $2.2T stimulus after swift congressional votes

Trump signs $2.2T stimulus after swift congressional votes

Both parties lined up behind the most colossal economic relief bill in the nation’s history.

Trump signs $2.2T stimulus after swift congressional votes
Senate unanimously passes massive coronavirus aid plan

Senate unanimously passes massive coronavirus aid plan

The 880-page measure is the largest economic relief bill in U.S. history.

Senate unanimously passes massive coronavirus aid plan
Trump moves to blunt coronavirus’ heavy impact on US economy

Trump moves to blunt coronavirus’ heavy impact on US economy

He is expected to propose an $850 billion stimulus and possibly sending checks to American workers.

Trump moves to blunt coronavirus’ heavy impact on US economy
Trump declares virus emergency; Pelosi announces aid deal

Trump declares virus emergency; Pelosi announces aid deal

The president’s move opens up $50 billion for state and local governments to respond to the outbreak.

Trump declares virus emergency; Pelosi announces aid deal

Behind the scenes, scientists prep for COVID-19 vaccine test

Dozens of research groups around the world race to create a vaccine as novel coronavirus cases grow.

Homeless at ‘double risk’ of getting, spreading coronavirus

Homeless at ‘double risk’ of getting, spreading coronavirus

King County is one of the few places that’s taken action.

Homeless at ‘double risk’ of getting, spreading coronavirus
FAA seeks $19.7 million penalty against Boeing over sensors

FAA seeks $19.7 million penalty against Boeing over sensors

Boeing said the matter involves documentation of parts and is not a safety issue.

FAA seeks $19.7 million penalty against Boeing over sensors
Pence nice to Inslee even though Trump told him not to be

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

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

Pence nice to Inslee even though Trump told him not to be
Lawmakers rip Boeing and FAA for roles in flawed Max

Lawmakers rip Boeing and FAA for roles in flawed Max

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

Lawmakers rip Boeing and FAA for roles in flawed Max
How the coronavirus outbreak will change daily life in the US

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

How the coronavirus outbreak will change daily life in the US
‘Leaning Tower of Dallas’ endures blows from wrecking ball

‘Leaning Tower of Dallas’ endures blows from wrecking ball

The developer now says the demolition might take days.

  • Feb 24, 2020
‘Leaning Tower of Dallas’ endures blows from wrecking ball
Greyhound to stop allowing immigration checks on buses

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
Greyhound to stop allowing immigration checks on buses
Virus outbreak in China poses a new problem for Boeing

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.”

Virus outbreak in China poses a new problem for Boeing