deputy business editor

Do WaMu logo and trademarks have value?

WaMu, mired in Chapter 11, pursues trademark and domain-name protections — even in Canada and Mexico. Also: construction drought idles Seattle's neighborhood design-review boards.

Heavy lifting in tanker fight

Maybe we're reading too much into this... but if Northrop Grumman is serious about not bidding for the $35 billion Air Force refueling tanker contract,...

Landmark Smith Tower mostly vacant

Seattle's landmark Smith Tower is now at least 70 percent vacant; also, some former InfoSpace executives are off the hook in lawsuit alleging tens of...

Puget wind power may go south

Puget Energy, Washington's largest utility, has agreed to sell virtually all the green power produced by its wind farms for the next two...