Trump, Putin discuss need for new Russian ambassador because of Jon Huntsman’s expected departure, report says

President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the need for a new U.S. ambassador to Russia during a short phone call regarding widespread … Continue reading

UH Board of Regents create an action group to investigate the university’s oversight of Mauna Kea

The University of Hawaii Board of Regents created a “permitted action group” Friday. It’s purpose is to investigate the university’s stewardship and oversight of activities … Continue reading

Obituary: UW professor Anthony Ishisaka was ‘great humanitarian,’ co-founder of Asian Counseling and Referral Services

Anthony Hideki Ishisaka, who spent part of his youth at a Japanese American internment camp, was a former associate professor at the UW School of … Continue reading

Lollapalooza 2019: Janelle Monae celebrates ‘the weirdos,’ your face on a frozen drink and fence jumpers make for quite a day 2

Here are some moments from opening day Friday from the 15th edition of Lollapalooza in Grant Park: Lolla 2019 guide | Afterparties | Cheap eats … Continue reading

PACs with big money launch negative, other ads as voters complete ballots in Seattle City Council primary

Seattle voters have seen their mailboxes stuffed not only with brochures from City Council candidates in the Aug. 6 primary election but also with negative … Continue reading