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
Iowa caucus winner: Nobody knows

Iowa caucus winner: Nobody knows

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

  • Feb 4, 2020
Iowa caucus winner: Nobody knows
Senate nixes witnesses, Trump acquittal now likely Wednesday

Senate nixes witnesses, Trump acquittal now likely Wednesday

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

  • Feb 1, 2020
Senate nixes witnesses, Trump acquittal now likely Wednesday
China locks down 36 million people after new virus kills 25

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
China locks down 36 million people after new virus kills 25
Snohomish County man is first U.S. case of new coronavirus

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.

Snohomish County man is first U.S. case of new coronavirus
Seattle Rep. Jayapal backs Bernie Sanders for president

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
Seattle Rep. Jayapal backs Bernie Sanders for president
An Olympic first: Cardboard beds for Tokyo Athletes Village

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

An Olympic first: Cardboard beds for Tokyo Athletes Village
Boeing papers show employees slid 737 Max problems past FAA

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.

Boeing papers show employees slid 737 Max problems past FAA
Iran denies downing plane, invites Boeing to investigation

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.

Iran denies downing plane, invites Boeing to investigation
Iranians shot down airliner, Western leaders declare

Iranians shot down airliner, Western leaders declare

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

Iranians shot down airliner, Western leaders declare
Iran says engine fire brought down Boeing 737, killing 176

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 says engine fire brought down Boeing 737, killing 176
Iran abandons nuclear deal limits after US kills general

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
Iran abandons nuclear deal limits after US kills general