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Russell Wilson files for divorce

blogs.seattletimes.com — The Seattle Seahawks have released a statement this afternoon that quarterback Russell Wilson and his wife, Ashton, have filed for divorce. They were married in January, 2o12. The statement reads: 'I have made the difficult decision to file for divorce. Clearly, decisions like these don't come easy.
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson files for divorce, team says in statement - @seattletimes blogs.seattletimes.com/seahawks/2014/… via @breaking
#Seahawks announce QB #RussellWilson getting divorced A)Why is this a Seahawks announcement B) Is this about new deal?blogs.seattletimes.com/seahawks/2014/…
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Arne Duncan reaches decision on state's waiver from No Child law

blogs.seattletimes.com — Federal education chief Arne Duncan has made his decision on whether to revoke Washington state's waiver from many requirements of the federal education law known as No Child Left Behind. State officials would not confirm on Wednesday what that decision is, but over the last few weeks they have been telling school districts to prepare their budgets, assuming the U.S....

Reign FC beats Spirit, 3-1, to improve to 2-0

seattletimes.com — Originally published April 23, 2014 at 9:10 PM | Page modified April 23, 2014 at 10:42 PM DEAN RUTZ / The Seattle Times Coach Laura Harvey admitted to some scoreboard watching over the weekend, hoping the results around the National Women's Soccer League would allow for a Reign FC milestone.
Reign FC coach Laura Harvey after a first-place 2-0 start at home: "I want people to fear coming to Memorial." seattletimes.com/html/sounders/…

Boeing CEO says job transfers will strengthen company

seattletimes.com — Originally published April 23, 2014 at 9:25 AM | Page modified April 23, 2014 at 9:33 AM Boeing chief executive Jim McNerney acknowledged Wednesday that planned transfers of thousands of engineering jobs out of the Puget Sound region are "controversial" but insisted that the moves will "strengthen our company, strengthen our engineering capability."
RT @dominicgates: Much-updated story on the debate over #Boeing's transfer of engineering work. "It goes against the Toyota Principle." seattletimes.com/html/businesst…
RT @dominicgates: #Boeing CEO McNerney: Transfer of 1000s of engineering jobs out of Wash. will “strengthen our engineering capability” seattletimes.com/html/businesst…

Seminal UW computer scientist honored

blogs.seattletimes.com — One of the most illustrious graduates of the University of Washington's computer science program will be honored Friday in Pacific Grove, Calif. That's where Gary Kildall and fellow UW alum John Torode in 1974 figured out a system for booting a computer from a floppy disk drive, a cornerstone in the development of the personal-computer operating system.
Seminal UW computer scientist honored: One of the most illustrious graduates of the University of Washington's... bit.ly/1tEErDV

Franklin headed back to the Rainers?

blogs.seattletimes.com — Nick Franklin sent out a tweet after Wednesday's 5-3 win which indicated that he is headed back to Class AAA Tacoma. The Rainers begin a road trip in Las Vegas on Thursday. Las Vegas here I come! - Nick Franklin (@NickFrank20) April 24, 2014 Franklin started in right field for the Mariners against the Astros on Wednesday...
RT @JaysonJenks: Sounds like Nick Franklin is headed back to Class AAA and joining the Rainiers in Las Vegas, per his twitter. blogs.seattletimes.com/mariners/2014/…

Seahawks Schedule Announcement Live Chat

blogs.seattletimes.com — Main Navigation The latest news and analysis from all angles on the Seahawks. April 23, 2014 at 12:03 PM Seahawks Schedule Announcement Live Chat The NFL will unveil the 2014 regular season schedule beginning tonight at 5 p.m. We'll start chatting about it tonight at 4:30 and stay until we've dissected it all.

Seattle brick box on Fifth Avenue has a colorful past

seattletimes.com — Originally published Friday, April 18, 2014 at 10:04 AM COURTESY OF LAWTON GOWEY JEAN SHERRARD STANDING ALONE on a Denny Regrade lot, a 30-by-109-foot brick shoebox sits at 1921 Fifth Avenue. In the 1880s a pioneer-wagon road leading to Queen Anne Hill passed by here.
Paul Dorpat's column is the best thing in the Seattle Times... Seattle brick box on Fifth Avenue has a colorful past seattletimes.com/html/pacificnw…

Reign FC notebook: Kim Little and Nahomi Kawasumi talk about coming to Seattle

blogs.seattletimes.com — Reign FC will look for a 2-0 start to the NWSL season Wednesday as it hosts the Washington Spirit (1-1) at 7 p.m. at Memorial Stadium. Seattle went 1-2 in the matchup last year. Here are some leftover notes from the early part of the season: * * * - First off, new addition Nahomi Kawasumi spoke to...
Reign FC hosts Washington at 7 p.m. looking for a 2-0 start to this NWSL season. Here are some notes on the team: blogs.seattletimes.com/soundersfc/201…

Report: Packers will play Seahawks to open season

blogs.seattletimes.com — To get back to scheduling news, it appears that the Green Bay Packers will be the opponent when Seattle opens defense of its Super Bowl title on Thursday, Sept. 4 at CenturyLink Field. Here's a Tweet from Tom Silverstein of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel: Just been told that the #Packers will open the season at #Seahawks...
RT @bcondotta: Blog post up that it looks like Green Bay will be the Seattle opponent in Seahawks home opener Sept. 4: blogs.seattletimes.com/seahawks/2014/…

Tell a story about how you got into college at our May 20 Storytellers event

blogs.seattletimes.com — Do you have an interesting story to share about getting into college? Education Lab is recruiting current students and recent grads to share short, inspirational tales about how they made a successful transition to higher education. Selected speakers will get coaching and appear at our May 20 event, Storytellers: How I Got Into College, at the...
RT @educationlab: Have a powerful story about getting to college? Pitch it for our upcoming storytelling event: seati.ms/1ibQRhq #WAedu

Sigi Schmid on MLS expansion, Brad Evans' return, Yankee Stadium and more

blogs.seattletimes.com — Sounders FC coach Sigi Schmid has returned to Seattle after spending a couple extra days in California after the weekend's game. He spoke to reporters after Wednesday's practice on a variety of topics, and a full transcript is available below: * * * (On why he spent an extra few days in California...)
Here is what Sigi Schmid said today on MLS expansion, DeAndre Yedlin's development, signs of the Sounders' growth: blogs.seattletimes.com/soundersfc/201…

Lawmakers decry Seattle Boy Scouts' action against gay leader

blogs.seattletimes.com — WASHINGTON - Four Democratic members of Congress have expressed concern over Seattle Boy Scouts of America's recent decision to kick out a church for hosting a troop lead by an openly gay scoutmaster. In identical letters sent last week to Rob McKenna, president of the Boy Scouts' Chief Seattle Council, and Robert Gates, the...
RT @seattletimes: Four members of Congress decry Seattle Boy Scouts for kicking out church that hosted troop led by gay scoutmaster: seati.ms/1hkOadj

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Wisconsin tower will soon open to the public

seattletimes.com — Originally published April 22, 2014 at 6:22 PM | Page modified April 22, 2014 at 6:46 PM Mark Hertzberg / AP Courtesy SC Johnson RACINE, Wis. - Frank Lloyd Wright fans will get their first look at one of his most unusual buildings, an industrial tower with a treelike design, when a home-products company opens its former research-and-development center to the public this spring.
Nice story by @MLJohnsonOnline on tours of Frank Lloyd Wright tower in Racine. bit.ly/QFFfsP Definitely putting this on my list!