Seattle Business Owner Challenges Mayor's Proposed Soda Tax

Business | Jason Chulack
Images: Shutterstock

‘It’s a fairly large, and in my opinion, inappropriate tax on just one beverage’

Preschool Tries To Rid Toddlers Of Their Racism

Education | Amber Randall
Preschooler Amni Roslan, 6, stays in class as he refuses to join his classmates for outdoor activities during his first day of school in Putrajaya, outside Kuala Lumpur January 2, 2013. REUTERS/Bazuki Muhammad

‘Can bring counter narratives’

Tainted Batch Of Heroin Suspected In Three Fatal Seattle Overdoses

US | Steve Birr
A user injects heroin

‘Tragic and fatal outcomes’

Seattle Council Member Using Gov Resources To Organize Anti-Trump Protests

Politics | Peter Hasson
Seattle City Council member Kshama Sawant addresses people at a rally in support of a $15 minimum wage at Seattle Central Community College March 15, 2014. Voters in SeaTac, Washington recently passed a ballot initiative for $15 minimum wage. REUTERS/Jason Redmond (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT) - RTR3H8PW

Thousands have already committed to ‘Occupy Inauguration’

Creepy Texts Emerge Of Facebook Higher Up Soliciting Sex From 15-Year-Old

US | Eric Lieberman

‘You have a lot of condoms?’

Only Nuclear Reactor In Pacific Northwest Restarting After Shutdown

Energy | Andrew Follett
Nuclear power plant Temelin (Shutterstock/Nobor)

Possibly due to cold weather…

Only Nuclear Reactor In Pacific Northwest Goes Into Emergency Shutdown

Energy | Andrew Follett
Nuclear power plant reflected in the small lake. (Shutterstock/Nadezda Murmakova)

Officials are still investigating …

Amazon Worker Jumps Off Company Building After E-Mail To Staff, CEO

Business | Eric Lieberman
Santa Clara, California, USA - FEBRUARY 1, 2014: Amazon building in Santa Clara, California. Amazon is an American international electronic commerce company. It is the world's largest online retailer. [Shutterstock - Ken Wolter]

‘A word about corporate cultures: for better or for worse, they are enduring, stable, hard to change’

Parents Upset After School Makes Only Black Students Sign Pledge To Do Well

Education | Amber Randall
Police officers walk near students in front of Venice High School in Los Angeles, California December 16, 2015. REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn

‘These African-American students weren’t good enough’

Social Media Companies Provide User Data That Ends Up In Law Enforcement's Hands

Business | Eric Lieberman
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - APRIL 20: U.S. President Barack Obama (L) talks with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg (R) during a town hall style meeting at Facebook headquarters (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

‘We currently work with over 500 law enforcement and public safety agencies’

People Can't Decide If They'd Rather Be Roommates With Hillary Or Trump

Elections | Eric Lieberman

‘Well the question is, is Bill gonna be there?’

Mall Shooting Leaves 5 Dead In Washington State

US | Elena Weissmann
A gunman killed 5 people at a mall in Washington State on Friday evening (youtube screenshot)

The gunman is still at large

Economists: $15 Minimum Wage Hurts Low-Wage Workers

Business | Ted Goodman
McDonalds: Shutterstock/Sorbis

‘Even left-leaning economists have said that while they want a hike, but not that high’

Seattle Segregates 'Racial Equity' Classes

US | Peter Hasson
segregation colored waiting room sign Getty Images

Previously held “white fragility” workshops.

Federal Judge Declares 'Black Lives Matter' From The Bench

US | Blake Neff
Black Lives Matter Getty Images/DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS

A Bush appointee, no less

EPA Wastes $135K On Transit Subsidies, Pays Employees Who Don't Use Public Transit

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Riders wait to board a Metro subway train in Washington, in this file photo taken April 24, 2014. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/Files

‘Actual ridership was significantly less than the contracted amount’

Seattle City Gov Sponsoring 'White Fragility' Workshops

US | Peter Hasson

Taxpayer-funded workshops.

Dramatic Video Captures Flames Bursting Out Of American Airlines Flight

Tech | Ted Goodman
An American Airlines airplane takes off from Heathrow airport in London July 3, 2014. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor
'Flight to Seattle just had catastrophic engine failure.... So, love you guys'