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Seattle bike helmet rule is dropped amid racial justice concerns

February 19, 2022 12:57 pm

In a county that has made racial justice reform a priority — the King County health board declared racism a public health crisis in 2020 — the regulation pitted the need to address racial equity against the obvious safety benefits of helmets.

To set up Climate Change Cell, BMC to seek help from New York, Seattle, Berlin

October 16, 2021 7:54 am

The BMC's climate action plan will focus on adaptation and mitigation strategies by focusing on six areas.

Bengaluru to get its first non-stop flight to Seattle from October 2020

February 14, 2020 5:22 pm

According to American Airlines, bookings on the first-ever direct flight from Seattle to Bengaluru can be done from later this month.

Seattle City Council passes resolution against CAA, NRC

February 04, 2020 5:51 pm

"Seattle City's decision to condemn CAA should be a message to all who wish to undermine pluralism and religious freedom," said Ahsan Khan, president of Indian American Muslim Council.

One dead in Seattle shooting, five wounded

January 23, 2020 10:27 am

Police gave no further details but Seattle television station KOMO-TV, citing witness accounts, reported that two men were arguing as they walked down the street before pulling guns on each other and opening fire as pedestrians around them ran for cover.

Four dead, three wounded after construction crane collapses in Seattle

April 28, 2019 8:03 am

The four were dead by the time firefighters got to the scene, the Seattle Fire Department said. Three people were transported to the hospital. The crane collapsed near the intersection of Mercer Street and Fairview Avenue near Interstate 5 shortly after 3 pm.

Seattle shooting: At least two killed, two wounded after gunman opens fire at Sand Point Way

March 28, 2019 12:00 pm

Seattle shooting: The gunman climbed into the Prius as police arrived and sped away but collided with a nearby vehicle, killing that driver. Officers pursuing the suspect took him into custody following a brief standoff, police said.

Authorities probe how airline employee could steal plane

August 12, 2018 9:34 am

The 29-year-old used a machine called a pushback tractor to first maneuver the aircraft, which was in a maintenance area, so he could board and then take off Friday evening, authorities said.

Seattle mayor Ed Murray quits after fifth sexual abuse claim

September 13, 2017 10:36 am

"While the allegations against me are not true, it is important that my personal issues do not affect the ability of our city government to conduct the public's business," Ed Murray said in a statement.

'It's like you see in the movies': Tour of Seattle turns into nightmare for students

September 25, 2015 9:33 am

Four students were killed when a "duck boat'' tour vehicle collided into their charter bus in Seattle