University of Washington

Milo Didn’t Charge a Speaker’s Fee on College Tour

The photos Milo Yiannopoulos put up on his Instagram during his “Dangerous Faggot Tour”—filled with designer bags, Gucci shopping sprees and private …

Conservative POV

Tipsheet: Washington bids Porters adieu

The University of Washington didn't put up a fight for <b>Michael Porter Jr.</b> after firing head coach <b>Lorenzo Romar</b> and his staff, including <b>Michael Porter</b> …

College Basketball

Virtual reality opens the world to aging seniors

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>For older adults who cannot travel or attend family events, the real world can become very small and stifling. But they may be able to escape their isolation to a degree through virtual reality (a technology that generates visuals and …

Virtual Reality

Seattle Tried a Gun Tax. It Didn’t Work

Seattle's gun sales tax made far less for the city than expected<p>Lawmakers in Seattle expected the city’s relatively new tax on firearms and …

Seattle

Why has Jackson, Miss., been labeled 'the fattest city' in the US?

The top 20 cities on the list are all in the southern United States, with Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue coming in at the bottom.<p>March 23, 2017 —According …

Cities

The Media Bias Against a Decent Minimum Wage

AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, FileSeattle became the first major American city to vote in favor of a $15 minimum wage in 2014. Here students and other …

Social Justice

$12 million gift from professor and his wife will serve as a catalyst for UW chemistry

The University of Washington’s Department of Chemistry will be the beneficiary of a $12 million gift from an unusual source: one of its own …

Chemistry

76ers' Joel Embiid scheduled to undergo knee surgery on torn meniscus

Another blow for the talented Sixers big man<p><b>Download the CBS Sports App today and get instant NBA scores, news and alerts, plus get the latest picks throughout the playoffs from SportsLine.</b><p>Joel Embiid finally made it onto the court this year for the Philadelphia 76ers, and he was a revelation, …

Basketball

Reserve forward Matthew Atewe is leaving Huskies

The turnstile at Washington continues to spin. On Wednesday new men’s basketball coach Mike Hopkins walked through the door the same time the …

Washington Huskies

Meet Mike Hopkins: the top five quotes from the new UW basketball coach’s first news conference

New UW basketball coach Mike Hopkins talked about Michael Porter Jr., why he left Syracuse and whether his teams would play zone at Washington.

College Basketball

What’s the cost of not funding public education? Panelists weigh in

Five speakers, ranging from a former high-school dropout and prison inmate to a retired state Supreme Court justice, offered insight at a Seattle …

Education

Sleek and bright L. Jane Hastings home listed for $1.3M

With views of the city, the water, and the mountains<p>Nearly to the northern edge of West Seattle in North Admiral is a sleek, 1983 contemporary home with bold angles, opening to views of Elliott Bay and Downtown.<p>This slice of contemporary architecture was designed by Lois Jane Hastings, who started …

Houses

Anthony ready to rest as Knicks head to lottery

SALT LAKE CITY - Carmelo Anthony sat out and watched the entire fourth quarter Monday in Los Angeles as the Clippers coasted to the final buzzer, …

NBA

GIFs From Redmond’s Holi Festival of Color

The School Board is open to it. But the funding issue looms.<p>Mar 16th, 2017 by<p>The University of Washington men’s basketball coach brought pride to Hec …

Seattle

Prospect Profile: Washington CB Sidney Jones

<b>Sidney Jones</b><p><b>Cornerback</b> | <b>Washington</b> | <b>Junior</b><p><b>Height:</b> 6-foot-0| <b>Weight:</b> 186 pounds<p><b>College Stats</b><p><b>2016:</b> Started all 14 games; 39 tackles (27 solo), 2.5 …

Minnesota Vikings

Even Penguins Have Children Who Won’t Leave the Nest

Galápagos penguin chicks have it good. Even when they are old enough to hunt on their own, they beg their parents for food — and the parents give in.<p>Recently researchers in the Galápagos watched as fully fledged birds squeaked and pleaded until their parents turned to them and regurgitated a meal …

Biodiversity

Lawmakers consider taxes on vaping and e-cigarettes

less<p>Lawmakers in Olympia will consider legislation this week that would tax e-cigarettes and vaping just like other tobacco products. The products …

Taxes

The secret science of your office space: How architects are using neuroscience to make workers healthier and more productive

The ceiling height of an office can influence whether a team is better at figuring out big picture problems or hashing out complex details. Your …

Architecture

3 Ways For Swim Parents To Make The Last Year Count

“I tell my swimmers to try for best times and leave on a high note their senior year,” said Tim Hill, a coach with more than 30 years experience at …

Parenting

Italy's Struggling Economy Has World's Healthiest People - Bloomberg

When it comes to living a long life, Italy is the place to be.<p>The high-heeled boot surrounded by five seas is ranked the healthiest country on Earth …

Italy

This Just In: Industry Appointments and Announcements

The latest jobs, promotions and M&As in the booze business.<p>Movers & Shakers<p><b>Napa – The Good Life Wine Collective,</b> a small, family-owned winery in …

Wine

Photos: Huskies look to reach Sweet 16 with win over Oklahoma

University of Washington women's basketball team faces Oklahoma in the women's round of 32 at the Alaska Airlines Arena at Hec Ed on Monday, March …

March Madness

Monday News and Notes from Fleeceworks

A post shared by Samantha Tinney (@samanthatinney_eventing) on Mar 19, 2017 at 4:32pm PDT<p>It was Barb Crabo, in an interview at the 2013 AEC at the …

Exmoor

Syracuse basketball recruiting: Local 5-star reacts to Mike Hopkins’ departure

Isaiah Stewart, a Class of 2019 five-star prospect out of Rochester, N.Y., weighed in on Mike Hopkins moving on the the University of Washington on …

Syracuse Orange

Mike Hopkins, expected Boeheim successor, to coach at Washington

Heir apparently not.<p>Mike Hopkins, the longtime assistant coach for the Syracuse men’s basketball team who was slated to succeed Jim Boeheim after …

College Basketball

How New Tech Makes Hacking Human Brain a Reality

Your thoughts are your own, right? Perhaps not. New technology is bringing that day closer when the unscrupulous may actually be able to hack human …

Humanity

LaVar Ball Says Markelle Fultz Sucks as #1 Overall Pick ... My Son Is Better

EXCLUSIVE<p><b>LaVar Ball</b> is now taking aim at the OTHER big college hoops star projected to go #1 in the NBA Draft ... saying <b>Markelle Fultz</b> ain't worthy …

Basketball

Washington Lands Commitment From 4-Star WR Marquis Spiker

Washington added to its 2018 class in a big way Friday night.<p>The Huskies picked up a commitment from Murrieta (Calif.) Valley four-star wide receiver …

Sports

9 Healthy Foods That Cost Less Than $1 Per Serving

Great news for anyone who wants to save money and eat healthier—in other words, pretty much all of us. A new study suggests that it really is …

Nutrition

Serrah Russell: The States Project: Washington

Serrah Russell was one of the first artists I met when I moved to Seattle from NYC a few years ago. I was drawn to an early series she made using a …

Photography