Coronavirus daily news updates, May 11: What to know today about COVID-19 in the Seattle area, Washington state and the world
We’re updating this page with the latest news about the COVID-19 pandemic and its effects on the Seattle area, the Pacific Northwest and the world, including stats about the spread of the coronavirus in Washington state.
Stock futures slide as inflation worries mount
U.S. stock futures were under pressure Tuesday morning as the sell-off in technology and growth stocks continued on inflation concerns.
A Rare Tiffany Building Owned by a Nonprofit May Be Sold
Preservationists fear that the Ayer Mansion, a “national treasure” with landmark status, which has been painstakingly preserved, may be cut off from public access.
Michigan's deadline arrives but Enbridge vows to keep oil moving
The two sides are in a court-ordered mediation, and Enbridge plans to keep the line running while that plays out.
AGs urge Facebook to drop 'Instagram for kids' proposal
A bipartisan group of 44 attorneys general has written to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg urging him to drop company plans for a version of Instagram for children.
Fremont: Buddhist temple co-founder alleges racial, religious, gender discrimination amid code enforcement dispute
We Cannot Build an Economy on Lies
In a recent issue, Time Magazine boldly declared, “The Free Market Is Dead,” and then added: “What Will Replace It?” Of course, one always can expect Time to be disingenuous at best and dishonest at worst, and as an academic economist, I have come to realize that after reading Time off and on for more than five decades, this is a publication that rarely gets it right when it comes to economic a...
New spring data shows tourism is well on way to recovery, as summer marketing push begins
That's a positive sign for Brevard economy, which has tourism as one of it major components. Pre-pandemic, tourism was responsible for 28,000 jobs.
Some consumer-friendly air purifiers destroy the coronavirus, and they have FDA certification to prove it
Facebook insists a kids version of Instagram will be safe. But state attorneys general aren’t buying it.
The Latest: US colleges can tap into COVID-19 relief fund
The Biden administration has announced that colleges and universities across the U.S. can now start tapping into $36 billion in relief funding that Congress approved in March
Porsha Williams engaged to ex-husband of ‘RHOA’ co-star Falynn Guobadia
“I had nothing to do with their divorce filing,” Williams said of Guobadia and her ex. “That’s between the two of them.” Real Housewives of Atlanta star Porsha Williams recently announced her engagement to Simon Guobadia , the ex-husband of co-star Falynn Guobadia. In an Instagram post on Tuesday, Williams shared her good news, immediately addressing the elephant in the room: Her new fiancé was...
Help wanted: Chipotle looking to hire 20,000 additional workers and offering up to $750 in referral bonuses
Comedian John Mulaney and wife Anna Marie Tendler call it quits as he completes rehab and returns to the stage