Sunday May 19
Market Snapshot: Stock rally's breadth is a sign of strength, froth
Similarly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 1.6% on the week to 15,354.40, its 21st record of the year.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Beaumont Enterprise
Day in Pictures, May 14, 2013
Wild about Harry: Prince Harry leaves the opposite sex gobsmacked during a seaside tour of areas affected by Superstorm Sandy.
Peeping drones in Seattle? Report raising privacy worries
Imagine you hear a buzzing, go to your bathroom window on the top floor of your eight-story apartment building and see this A citizen's complaint in a Seattle neighborhood news blog is getting around the Internet and causing some consternation: Can a drone be legally flown over your backyard or right in front of your bedroom window? "This ... (more)
Thu May 09, 2013
A trip to Mars, with a twist
Starting in the Northwest: Paul Allen. To lead the group . They'll need his forward thinking as director of science.
Zimbabwe: Harare arts festival offers upbeat image of a country in turmoil
Shingai Shoniwa of the Noisettes was among the performers at the Harare International Festival of the Arts.
Wed May 08, 2013
The Globe and Mail
Disappointed by the ROI of social media? Set a 'giving' budget
There's nothing wrong with expecting a positive return on your investment in social media.
Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks ease after record-setting run
U.S. stocks drifted lower at the open Wednesday as investors took a break after a string of record-setting gains.
Tue May 07, 2013
Does Google Glass Violate Community Standards?
JULY 12: Google co-founder Sergey Brin wears Project Glass prototype glasses at Allen & Company's Sun Valley Conference on July 12, 2011 in Sun Valley, Idaho.
Mon May 06, 2013
The Washington Post
Mad Men and corporate governance
Well, that was fast. The gang at Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce is thinking about taking their advertising firm public, selling shares of the company at $11 each and using the capital to expand more aggressively and try to become one of the big boys on Madison Avenue.
Fri May 03, 2013
Heart, fun., Death Cab headline Bumbershoot 2013
Honorees Ann Wilson and Nancy Wilson of Heart arrive at the 28th annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony at the Nokia Theatre on April 18, 2013, in Los Angeles.
Bumbershoot 2013 initial lineup announced
Bumbershoot's initial lineup was announced Friday. Take a look at some of the acts coming to Seattle for Labor Day.
A Corporate Retreat Survival Kit
This is a guest post by Wendy S. Goffe , a trusts and estates lawyer with Stoel Rives in Seattle.
Thu May 02, 2013
US calls for immediate release of Kenneth Bae from North Korean jail
State Department says there has been a failure to grant due process but does not confirm is envoy will be sent to Pyongyang Kenneth Bae, a tour operator from Seattle, was accused of attempting to overthrow the government.
3 July 2000: Does protest need a vision?
May 1, 2005 Very soon, you will hear more of the anti-corporate protest movement that first came to British attention in the "Stop the City" protest on 18 June last year and to world attention on the streets of Seattle last November.
Wed May 01, 2013
Albany Times Union
Amanda Knox says what happened to her was surreal
This photo, taken Nov. 2, 2007, shows Amanda Knox, and her then-boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito outside the rented house where her 21-year-old roommate, Meredith Kercher, was found with her throat slit.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Amanda Knox: 'what happened to me could have happened to anyone'
Amanda Knox , the US student put on trial for the murder of her British flatmate in Italy , has said in her first television interview that her experience could have happened to anyone.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Wall Street Journal
Microsoft Notches a Patent Victory
The ruling is a turning point in a two-year legal fight over media streaming and Wi-Fi patents and may help put the brakes on rampant patent warfare.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
San Francisco and Seattle lead US cities pulling funds from fossil fuel firms
Pond Creek coal mine, Johnson City, Illinois. Campaigners have targeted pension funds of major cities that invest in coal The cities of San Francisco and Seattle have pulled their money out of fossil fuel companies, taking a climate divestment campaign from college campuses to local government.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
San Jose Mercury News
Google beats Apple in deal for Wavii, which competed with Summly
Google has acquired Wavii, the Seattle-based startup behind a news summarization app, for roughly $30 million in cash, a person with knowledge of the matter said Tuesday.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Twitter Causes A Flash Crash, Highlighting Market's Structural Problems
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange . An errant tweet from the AP's hacked Twitter account caused a brief flash crash in stocks.