President Donald Trump speaks at a news conference Thursday at the White House. Trump has argued without evidence that the Postal Service’s enlarged role in the November election would perpetuate “one of the greatest frauds in history.” (Andrew Harnik / The Associated Press)
President Donald Trump speaks at a news conference Thursday at the White House. (Andrew Harnik / The Associated Press)
Nation

Trump rejects aid for states, Postal Service

The president on Thursday said he does not want to fund the Postal Service because Democrats are seeking to expand mail-in voting. He made explicit the reason he has declined to approve $25 billion in emergency funding for the cash-strapped agency. Updated

President Donald Trump speaks at a news conference Thursday at the White House. Trump has argued without evidence that the Postal Service’s enlarged role in the November election would perpetuate “one of the greatest frauds in history.” (Andrew Harnik / The Associated Press)
President Donald Trump speaks at a news conference Thursday at the White House. (Andrew Harnik / The Associated Press)
Nation

Trump rejects aid for states, Postal Service

The president on Thursday said he does not want to fund the Postal Service because Democrats are seeking to expand mail-in voting. He made explicit the reason he has declined to approve $25 billion in emergency funding for the cash-strapped agency. Updated

Seahawks

Is it time to let Russ cook? Russell Wilson sure ‘likes’ the idea of the Seahawks cutting him loose earlier | Larry Stone Updated

Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson throws as the Seattle Seahawks hold training camp at the Virginia Mason Athletic Center in Renton Thursday August 13, 2020. 214762
This March 31, 2016, file photo shows a driver for Uber Technologies Inc., arriving at an authorized customer pick up area at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in Seattle. Uber will start keeping a closer eye on its drivers by tracking their speed and sudden acceleration or braking using data from the GPS and other motion sensors in their smartphones. The tests are new for Uber, which is eager to show that it’s making safety a priority, at a time when authorities want to impose stricter rules on its hiring and operations. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren/File)

Proposal aims to pay Seattle Uber drivers for time spent waiting for a ride Updated

Oklahoma State cornerback Kemah Siverand is pictured during an NCAA college football media day in Stillwater Okla., Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Seahawks cut rookie cornerback for breaking COVID protocol by trying to sneak a woman into team hotel Updated

Almost 600 to be laid off as Kent aerospace supplier shuts plant Updated

Man in serious condition after downtown Seattle shooting

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