February 7, 2016
at 8:43 pm
When it comes to urban planning, we just have to contend with more people.
February 1, 2016
at 6:00 am
Among the 50 largest U.S. cities, Seattle has the highest concentration of college students among its population below the poverty line. The data also show...
January 27, 2016
at 4:03 pm
Violence is one of many constant threats faced by homeless people in Seattle and across the country. Seattle Times archives show at least 20 instances...
January 23, 2016
at 8:44 pm
Hundreds of homeowners and business people, frustrated over drug and property crimes, are hiring their own security patrols to curb what they see as a...
January 19, 2016
at 6:10 am
South Lake Union’s transformation — largely fueled by the growth of its highest-profile employer, Amazon — has had a ripple effect that’s reshaped the surrounding...
January 12, 2016
at 8:53 pm
The jackpot for Wednesday’s Powerball drawing is in world-record territory, and spending for Powerball tickets is a big pastime — for Canadians dropping in to...
January 5, 2016
at 12:29 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Malicious acts surpassed accidents as the chief cause of airline deaths worldwide in 2015 for the second year in a row, according...
January 2, 2016
at 10:00 am
The Seattle Police Department’s target response time for priority-one calls is seven minutes, but they consistently miss that in certain parts of town, and for...
December 22, 2015
at 12:18 pm
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota is once again leading the nation in population growth, and the number of residents in the state is at...
December 22, 2015
at 11:01 am
Missouri is the only state in recent history to repeal a law requiring background checks and permits for all handgun sales. Researchers say, in the...