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Charles Apple's blog on the American Copy Editors Society website keeps track of, among other things, newspaper typos and assorted screwups, such as the one… Continue reading
How Starbucks' campaign cash is making its CEO look bad.
DickersonGrowing up African-American in the harbor town of Aberdeen, young Russell Dickerson III was just a "nigger" to some of his classmates. Miller Junior High… Continue reading
Fugitive MikeA bottle of wine (Chateau Lafite Rothschild) sold for $700, eight pairs of shoes (Christian Louboutin) went for $2,100, and a car (2007 Bentley… Continue reading
On the lam and out of money, his stuff's now for sale.
Mastro's 2007 BentleyWhen the Bentley convertible, Steinway baby grand piano, fur coats and 25 Chihuly glass pieces are auctioned off along with most of his… Continue reading
LinehanSixteen years after she allegedly killed her Alaska fiance, is Mechele Linehan free to resume life as the soccer-mom wife of an Olympia doctor? The… Continue reading
How a King County bookie got rich playing the county.
Amputated coniferGiven the choice between environmental protection and crime prevention, a Northgate
Amputated coniferGiven the choice between environmental protection and crime prevention, a Northgate man chose the latter last month, cutting limbs from nearly 50 trees at… Continue reading
A bookie lives and dies by the odds, and it looks like Richard "Treebark" Poeton has beaten them. An undercover investigator from the state Gambling… Continue reading
Why the city is suing this lawyer.
It could turn out to be a much better year than expected for Mark Brunell, the broke (on paper) ex-Husky quarterback who had to sell… Continue reading
BushLike Mark Brunell, Billy Joe Hobert, Drew Bledsoe and others mentioned in this week's SW cover story, Lew Bush was a 1993 NFL draft pick… Continue reading
BrunellAs a University of Washington quarterback in the early 1990s, Mark Brunell cherished his three Rose Bowl rings. Today, despite having earned more than $75… Continue reading
How a former UW football star squandered $75 million in NFL earnings.
So when he accepted the job at The Los Angeles Times the other day, longtime Seattle Post-Intelligencer Cartoonist David Horsey said to his new bosses,… Continue reading
FBIJustin SolondzBack in 2001, Justin Solondz and Briana Waters were classmates and lovers. They lived in Olympia, attended The Evergreen State College, and built incendiary… Continue reading
A 93 percenterThere are 9,684 charities registered in Washington State, 685 of which use commercial fundraising services. Ranked at the top of the Secretary of… Continue reading
SonntagAmong the Olympia department heads beseeching lawmakers not to make further gouges in their budgets, State Auditor Brian Sonntag may have the best argument: How… Continue reading
And the lawyer convinced she was murdered.