Archive for April, 2013

Mariners beat the Orioles 6-2

Michael Saunders homered in his first at-bat since he was activated from the DL and Joe Saunders pitched his eighth career complete game to lead the Seattle Mariners to a 6-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Canucks' Schneider back at practice

His status for the first game of the Stanley Cup quarterfinals against the San Jose Sharks remained uncertain. Game 1 of the series is Wednesday night. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Seattle Police presence increases as May Day nears

Police and businesses are hoping to avoid a repeat of what happened last May Day when anarchists made their way into the crowd and vandalized businesses and other buildings. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Bellevue Fire and Police chaplain revives man while at lunch

Bellevue Fire and Police Chaplain Mike Ryan administered CPR and saved a man who was without a pulse while out to lunch. Ryan, who has volunteered with BFD for seven years, put his skills to use at the The King and I when a diner collapsed Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Father, husband of Wedgwood accident victims speaks out

The husband, father, and son of the victims in a drunk driving accident addressed the media for the first time on Tuesday. Dan Schulte’s parents, wife, and infant son were crossing the street when they were struck by a Seattle man believed Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

10 cars burned in Sea-Tac Airport garage fire

Spokesman Perry Cooper says Port of Seattle firefighters responded about 7 a.m. Tuesday to the fire on the sixth floor at the north end of the garage. Three or four cars burned. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Decrease in cancer deaths, heart disease in Snohomish Co.

Snohomish County health officials released their Community Health Report Card. According to the report, the rate of cancer deaths in Snohomish County declined between 1990 and 2010. Heart disease also decreased by 41 percent in that time. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Germ-zapping robots battle hospital superbugs

In U.S. hospitals, an estimated 1 in 20 patients pick up infections they didn’t have when they arrived, some caused by dangerous “superbugs” that are hard to treat. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Researchers working on new way to defeat egg allergies

Fifteen million Americans have food allergies that could kill them and the problem seems to be on the rise. But now there‚Äôs a new way to overcome food allergies. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

FDA will investigate added caffeine in foods

With a growing number of foods boasting added caffeine for an energy boost, the Food and Drug Administration says it’s time to investigate their safety. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites