Updated Joe Biden selects Sen. Kamala Harris as running mate

Joe Biden named California Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate on Tuesday, making history by selecting the first Black woman to compete on a major party’s presidential ticket.

Husky Stadium is seen empty on April 30, 2020.  The Pac-12 conference has followed the Big Ten in canceling the fall football season. (Amanda Snyder / The Seattle Times)
Husky Stadium is seen empty on April 30, 2020. The Pac-12 conference has followed the Big Ten in canceling the fall football season. (Amanda Snyder / The Seattle Times)
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LivePac-12 Conference follows Big Ten in canceling fall sports seasons

The Pac-12 Conference has followed the Big Ten in postponing all sports competitions until at least Jan. 1, 2021. It's possible a football season could be played in the spring. Updated

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Seattle City Council rebalances 2020 budget, passes initial Police Department cuts  VIEW

Protestors block Fourth Avenue outside Seattle City Hall and listen to Monday’s Seattle City Council budget committee voting, which included potential Seattle Police Department cuts, Monday, Aug. 10, 2020. Organizers said the protest puts pressure on defunding Seattle Police and reallocating funds into the Black community. 214703
Some of the nearly 200 completed Boeing 737 MAX airplanes destined for airlines worldwide, are parked at the Grant County International Airport in Moses Lake Washington along the Randolph Road Northeast. In March 2019, aviation authorities around the world grounded the passenger airliner after two separate crashes.

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Boeing deliveries slow to a trickle, while 737 MAX cancellations grow Updated

A new rendering of what the interior of Climate Pledge Arena may look like when the Kraken take the ice in 2021.

Seattle Kraken releases long-awaited season-ticket pricing: Here’s what it’ll cost to watch live at Climate Pledge Arena Updated

In Portland’s tumultuous summer, police face surge in gun violence as well as nightly protests Updated

Promising COVID-19 treatment sends Seattle biotech company’s stock soaring

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