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15 Home Organizing Mini-Tasks You Can Tackle in 15 Minutes

Okay, so you've got a few minutes before the newest episode of your favorite show comes on—how do you spend it? You could flip through the channels …

Cleaning

Inside The World Of ISIS Investigations In Europe

A small, well-organized ISIS cell has been at work in the heart of Europe for years, recruiting criminals, exploiting freedom of movement, and evading counterterrorism efforts. This spring and summer, as multiple attacks rocked Europe, Mitch Prothero spoke to the people shuttling between …

The higher power of Russell Wilson

<i>This story appears in ESPN The Magazine's Jan. 4 Championship Drive Issue. Subscribe today!</i><p><b>AT 9 A.M. ON</b> Sunday, Oct. 18, after a choir of serene, …

Pete Carroll

Behind the Story: Inside ISIS’s Marketing Department

<b>Story:</b> Inside the surreal world of the Islamic State’s propaganda machine <b><br>Outlet:</b> The Washington Post <b><br>Reporters:</b> Greg Miller (@gregpmiller) and Souad Mekhennet (@smekhennet) <b><br>Magazine:</b> Confronting the ‘Caliphate’<p><i>Do terrorists have marketable brands? ISIS does, and it’s dangerously effective. After The</i> …

Social Media

A Guide To Including Bourbon In 100% Of Your Thanksgiving Meal

<b>Priorities.</b>

How Hillary Clinton’s Loyal Confidants Could Cost Her the Election

Lawyers! Aides! Advisers! No presidential candidate has ever been as defended as Hillary Clinton. As Sarah Ellison reports, the tight-lipped human wall she has raised is also a major liability.<p><b>I. The Praetorians</b><p>They were her darkest days yet as First Lady, though there would be far worse to come. …

The Lost, True Story Of The CIA’s Greatest Basketball Coach

How did a 1972 exhibition basketball game between Russia and Uganda become a crucible for Cold War tensions at the dawn of Idi Amin's brutal regime? Ask the former CIA agent who tried to hit the Soviets where it would hurt them the most: on the court.<p><b>From the stands,</b> Jay Mullen didn’t like what he …

Everything Apple announced at its September 2015 event

A couple hundred hints later, Apple has finally revealed what Siri had up her sleeves… along with a slew of other announcements.<p>Here’s a quick recap of everything you need to know from today’s keynote. As always, click through to the full articles for more details.<p>Apple Watch x Hermes, plus a few …

Smart TV

The 2015 All Cast-Off Mariners Playoff Team

The Mariners are probably almost certainly not going to make the playoffs. I'm sorry, folks. I should have said no spoilers. But while our favorite …

Pilate's Wife's Dream.

They've wrought all day, and well-earned slumbers steep<br>Their labours in forgetfulness, I trust;<br>Let me my feverish watch with patience bear,<br>Thankful …

Keeping Frank Clark Alive

My wife wants me to succeed but I cannot say I have. Three weeks ago, endeavoring to get back to writing about football, I told her I would be …

Jennifer Rubin - The Washington Post

U.S. Dept. of Commerce

The Bar Code: How the Last Word Became Seattle’s Signature Drink

Certain cocktails just go with a city. New Orleans is synonymous with the Sazerac and the Hurricane, London has the Collins and the Vesper, and New …

The Most Affordable Neighborhoods in Seattle

<i>For those looking for a place where everybody knows your name and for whom a conscious sharing of space, friendship and common interests is</i> …

7 Whiskey Drinks That Could Help Cure Your Cold

Here, seven whiskey cocktails to help dilate your blood vessels and put you on the path to recovery.<p>When you’re stuffed up and sick, there’s nothing …

Report: Google to Compete with Uber Using Driverless Cars

<b>Update:</b> <i>The Wall Street Journal says that the news about Google working on a driverless taxi solution has been blown out of proportion. According to the publication’s report, a person familiar with the matter has said that, “a Google engineer has been testing an internal app that helps Google</i> …

Autonomous Cars

Lyft's Ambitious, Near Impossible Attempt to Beat Uber

Lyft is putting an increased emphasis on the friendly experience of rides and going after the more casual drivers. But catching Uber will require serious gas.<p>Chances are, if you've ever had a conversation about the ride-hailing service Lyft, you've heard it described in the context of Uber. It's …

The Hottest Restaurants in Seattle, June 2018

While the <b>Eater 38</b> is a resource that covers old standbys and neighborhood essentials across the city, it is not necessarily a chronicle of the “it” places of the moment. Thus, the <b>Eater Heatmap</b>, which changes every month to highlight where the food nerds are flocking.<p>The Heatmap is a reflection of …

How to Use Every Last Bit of Your Rotisserie Chicken Leftovers

Here's how to make the most of your rotisserie chicken leftovers—right down to the bones.<p>Rotisserie chickens are pretty amazing. Oh, sure they're delightfully convenient—all you have to do to prepare one is pick it up from the store and carve it—but what we <i>really</i> love about these birds is how …

'NFL Turning Point': Seahawks vs Packers

I haven't seen the NFL or Seahawks' site post Parts 1 through 4 of the epic NFL Turning Point episode from last night are linked below and are each …

Cigar Thoughts: Seahawks return to the Super Bowl

For the entirety of my existence as a Seattle sports fan, I've been conditioned to expect disappointment. I was born one day before the start of the …

Spying on your pet is now easy (and addictive) with Petcube

For one week, I became a helicopter cat parent.<p>I had just placed a Petcube, a palm-sized cube that contains a camera, speaker and laser-pointer, on …

Expert statistician Nate Silver thinks the Seahawks could be greatest team ever

A little more than a month ago, the Seahawks’ playoff chances didn’t look all that great as a squad with six wins and four losses.<p>Now, expert data …

Seattle Seahawks bring man to tears with surprise gift

Here's proof that the NFL can bring a grown man to tears.<p>A young father wearing a Seattle Seahawks jacket had a random encounter with the girlfriend …

Cigar Thoughts: Seahawks castrate Cardinals, establish dominance in NFC West

Y'all remember when the Seahawks traded Percy Harvin and the team was dead and the season was a lost cause or nah? Because the same team that was …

A Powerful Look At Veterans’ Tattoos–And The Stories Behind Them

Tattooing is still a popular form of self-expression for military veterans–one that civilians can now more easily relate to. War Ink, an online …

Military

Why cats never became man's best friend

Dog lovers will find it baffling that cats are the world’s most popular pet. After all, they’re passive-aggressive, emotionally unavailable, and known for their chilly independence—traits that at most qualify felines for the role of “man’s best frenemy.”<p>It turns out, though, there’s an evolutionary …

Pets