Rick Anderson

The USS Turner Joy.View the slideshow here.

The USS Turner Joy: Bremerton’s Mini-Tonkin

The Pearl of the Peninsula's main attraction will transport you to Vietnam.

The USS Turner Joy.View the slideshow here.

Bush, FordeThe intention is to memorialize the death of a 9-year-old Arizona

Bush, FordeThe intention is to memorialize the death of a 9-year-old Arizona girl. But a civic ceremony in Everett today is really about the life… Continue reading

HizzonerMayor Mike McGinn’s responses to the Justice Department’s crackdown on excessive use

HizzonerMayor Mike McGinn's responses to the Justice Department's crackdown on excessive use of force by Seattle police sound a lot like his responses to the… Continue reading

RussellJoint Base Lewis-McChord officials today announced that Sgt. John M. Russell, accused

RussellJoint Base Lewis-McChord officials today announced that Sgt. John M. Russell, accused of murdering five fellow service members in Iraq two years ago, has officially… Continue reading

Michiel OakesEven if he loses his murder-conviction appeal, Michiel Oakes could still

Michiel OakesEven if he loses his murder-conviction appeal, Michiel Oakes could still end up with a shorter sentence. With a prison release date of 2035… Continue reading

Mark StoverAs a member of the jury hearing the 2010 headline-making murder

Mark StoverAs a member of the jury hearing the 2010 headline-making murder trial of Michiel Oakes - accused of shooting dog-trainer-to-the-stars Mark Stover in a… Continue reading

Michiel Oakes is led away at Skagit County Superior Court on Friday, Oct. 22, 2010. Oakes was convicted for the murder of celebrity dog trainer Mark Stover.

Michiel Oakes’ Twitter Defense

A famous dog trainer's murderer hopes a juror's tweets will spring him from jail.

Michiel Oakes is led away at Skagit County Superior Court on Friday, Oct. 22, 2010. Oakes was convicted for the murder of celebrity dog trainer Mark Stover.

Stanley and BarryHistory has now recorded a second version of how Barack

Stanley and BarryHistory has now recorded a second version of how Barack Obama's mother, Stanley Ann Dunham, got her first name. Though Dunham told her… Continue reading

The reported killing of a suspected drunk-driving attorney by an Olympia police

The reported killing of a suspected drunk-driving attorney by an Olympia police officer was bungled from the beginning and, though police officials in the capital… Continue reading

JacobsonThis is a story that is embarrassing to a Republican Party chair

JacobsonThis is a story that is embarrassing to a Republican Party chair in Idaho, and you have her to thank for it. She apparently feels… Continue reading

Washington Bullets

Gun-rights activists cheer a recent shooting spree.

Back in 2001, attorney Kimberly L. Grijalva was honored for aiding the

Back in 2001, attorney Kimberly L. Grijalva was honored for aiding the poor who couldn't afford an attorney. But now the lawyer - once engaged… Continue reading

Will Bob Davis Get the Last Giggle?

After winning $1 in a suit against the city, the strip-club speculator's attorneys ask for more.

After 47 days in jail, Joe Phan is breathing some fresh air

After 47 days in jail, Joe Phan is breathing some fresh air again - on the way to work, anyway. The ex-utilities department engineer accused… Continue reading

Erection Day in Puerto Rico

Erection Day in Puerto Rico

A Seattle strip club's strange role in a faraway gubernatorial race.

Erection Day in Puerto Rico

Berens, ArmstrongYou read that right. The Seattle Times won its 9th Pulitzer

Berens, ArmstrongYou read that right. The Seattle Times won its 9th Pulitzer Prize today, sharing the Investigative Reporting Prize with The Associated Press. And The… Continue reading

PhanHaving allegedly stole more than a million dollars from the government, ex-city

PhanHaving allegedly stole more than a million dollars from the government, ex-city employee Joe Phan is now living as the government's guest. Of course, it's… Continue reading

Chau Phan: Joe Millionaire

Chau Phan: Joe Millionaire

How an SPU employee allegedly pulled off the largest government embezzlement in modern Seattle history.

Chau Phan: Joe Millionaire

Heroin Deaths: Pure Speculation

Potency may not have been the paramount issue in a recent spate of overdoses.

Seven heroin deaths in a few days. A month ago, it was

Seven heroin deaths in a few days. A month ago, it was King County. This week, it's Cowlitz County, in Southwest Washington. In the words… Continue reading