The justice department is suing to block AT&T’s acquisition of Bellevue-based T-Mobile USA, arguing it’s a bad deal for consumers. But here in Washington, an even greater threat is the impact the merger could have on local jobs and the economy.
Refugees face a lot of stress. They’re usually escaping war or poverty. They land here unable to speak English and without a means of support. But for some women, there’s the additional burden of domestic violence.
"We have nothing to hide" – those were the words of Seattle's chief of police yesterday. The department is under fire.
The questions stem from a federal review of the fatal shooting of a first nation's wood carver last August, as well as what many people perceive as a prior pattern of abusive violence against minority groups.