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Recall alert: Whole Foods cereal with undeclared peanuts
Recall alert: Whole Foods cereal with undeclared peanuts Recalls October 9, 2017
Whole Foods Market has issued a nationwide recall on a cereal that contained undeclared peanuts. 365 Everyday Value Organic Raisin…
New ‘E-DUI’ law allows police to pull you over for holding electronic device in Washington state
New ‘E-DUI’ law allows police to pull you over for holding electronic device in Washington state July 26, 2017
A new law went into effect Sunday in Washington state that prohibits drivers from holding electronic devices – including phones,…
Starbucks to offer free drinks for 10 days at certain stores
Starbucks to offer free drinks for 10 days at certain stores Shopping & Retail December 27, 2016
Starbucks aims to drum up holiday sales with promises of free espresso drinks this season - as long as you're…
Amazon makes first customer delivery with drone
Amazon makes first customer delivery with drone Shopping & Retail December 15, 2016
Amazon’s first-ever drone delivery is in the books, CEO Jeff Bezos tweeted on Wednesday. The drone service – called Amazon…
Ikea expands paid parental leave to 4 months for US employees
Ikea expands paid parental leave to 4 months for US employees Jobs & Military December 7, 2016
Ikea announced on Tuesdaythat effective January1, it will offer anew parental leave policyin the U.S. for workers who are expanding…
Amazon to open grab-and-go grocery store with no checkout lines
Amazon to open grab-and-go grocery store with no checkout lines Shopping & Retail December 6, 2016
A store with no checkout lines? According to Amazon, it's right around the corner -- at least in Seattle. Read…
Video shows Tesla self-driving feature prevents crash
Video shows Tesla self-driving feature prevents crash Cars October 31, 2015
An UberSelect driver shared video Wednesday from the dashboard camera of his Tesla Model S, showing how the car’s self-driving…
Are naps good or bad for you?
Are naps good or bad for you? Life August 30, 2015
It's 2 p.m., and your eyes are closing fast. But depending on who you are, naps can range from being…
Controversial ‘no tip’ customer seeks out bartender, literally gives him gold
Controversial ‘no tip’ customer seeks out bartender, literally gives him gold Shopping & Retail August 5, 2015
SEATTLE — A Seattle bartender got an infamous card last month in place of a tip. “Why I don’t tip…
Anonymous vet picks up restaurant tab for soldiers
Anonymous vet picks up restaurant tab for soldiers Donating & Volunteering August 5, 2015
TACOMA, Wash. — A note of gratitude was left on a Tacoma restaurant receipt when a former Marine picked up…
‘Bring your infant to work’ policy gains momentum in Washington
‘Bring your infant to work’ policy gains momentum in Washington Jobs & Military August 4, 2015
WASHINGTON — A recently established work policy at the Washington Department of Health allows infants from 6 weeks to 6…