Archives for May 2017

Monthly Archives: May 2017

Gavin Grimm
National

AG Ferguson in Gavin Grimm Case: Uphold Transgender Rights

Attorney General Bob Ferguson is leading a coalition of 17 states and the District of Columbia in urging the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit to uphold the right of a transgender student in Virginia to use the school bathroom corresponding to his gender identity. ...
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Seattle Storm forward Breanna Stewart goes for two during Seattle's 87-82 win against the Indiana Fever on May 14th at the KeyArena in Seattle. Photo: Virginia Lopez/VELO Photography
Sports

Seattle Storm Splits Opening Weekend

The WNBA Seattle Storm bounced back from an opening day loss on Saturday to win their home opener 87-82 on Sunday against a tenacious Indiana Fever team. ...
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Contests

Enter to Win the Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 Original Broadway Cast Recording!

One lucky winner will receive Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 Playbill autographed by Josh Groban and a copy of the Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 Original Broadway Cast Recording! ...
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Entertainment Contests

Enter to Win ‘World Be Gone’ from Erasure! 

World Be Gone, the 17th studio album from the iconic duo Erasure, is the follow up to 2014’s The Violet Flame, and follows the band’s recent 30th anniversary celebrations. ...
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Photo: Storm Basketball
Sports

Despite Efforts, Seattle Storm Loses Season Opener to Los Angeles Sparks 76-68

Despite shooting 52% from the field, Seattle couldn’t overcome 23 turnovers in a 78-68 setback to Los Angeles in its season opener on Saturday afternoon at the STAPLES Center. ...
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Politics Local

Jenny Durkan: First Openly Gay U.S. Attorney Enters Seattle Mayoral Race

Durkan was appointed by President Barack Obama in 2009 as the U.S. Attorney for Western Washington and became the first openly gay U.S. Attorney in the country’s history ...
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Miley Cyrus/Capital Pride
Entertainment

Miley Cyrus, Tinashe, The Pointer Sisters, VASSY to Headline Capital Pride Concert

Award-winning singer, songwriter and actress Miley Cyrus will headline the 2017 Capital Pride Concert presented by HOT 99.5 & PRIDE Radio. ...
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Faith and Religion

One Organization Wants Churchgoers to Throw Glitter on Pentecost Sunday – What You Should Know

Participants in Glitter+Fire will use glitter in the colors of fire – red, gold, and orange – to re-enact the tongues of fire landing on the disciples, drawing participants together in a community of joy, energy and common purpose. ...
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Politics Local

Seattle Womxn’s March Organizers to Hold New Resistance ‘Community Convergence’ Event

Community Convergence is a three-part, immersive event that will help organizations find the people they need, help people find causes they can support, and inspire any and all who attend. ...
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Minnesota Lynx
Sports

Minnesota Lynx Predicted to Win Fourth WNBA Championship in Seven Years

In addition to being selected as the championship favorite, the Lynx was named the team with the best home-court advantage for the third year in a row (58 percent). ...
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