Boeing 737 MAX planes are grounded on the west side of Marginal Way, across from Boeing Field, in Seattle, shot Friday, June 19, 2020.  (Ellen M. Banner / The Seattle Times)
Boeing 737 MAX planes are grounded on the west side of Marginal Way, across from Boeing Field, in Seattle. (Ellen M. Banner / The Seattle Times)
Boeing & Aerospace

FAA finalizes and opens for comment its plan for the return of Boeing’s 737 MAX

The FAA published its final list of required design, operational and maintenance changes for the Boeing 737 MAX, laying out the final steps that could allow the jet to return to passenger service by year end. Updated

Local Politics

Seattle City Council members propose police layoffs but say they can’t defund by 50% right away  VIEW

A modified Seattle SuperSonics basketball logo is turned into a defund police t-shirt.


Local youth rallying for defunding the police and redirecting the funding to Black education

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Matthews Beach is closed to high amounts of bacteria in the lake, making it unsafe to swim. 214664

King County beaches closed for fecal bacteria — can we cry fowl and blame Canada geese? Updated

Police pepper spray protesters, Saturday, July 25, 2020, near Seattle Central Community College in Seattle. A large group of protesters were marching Saturday in Seattle in support of Black Lives Matter and against police brutality and racial injustice. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) WATW123

Lawsuit alleges Black Lives Matter protesters are being priced out of civil rights; cost of protective clothing too high Updated

With TikTok, ‘uncool’ Microsoft aims for the love of tweens

Progress slow on virus relief bill as negotiations continue Updated

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