December 2, 2021

Health Officials Confirm Seattle Woman Died of Blood Clots Caused by J&J Vaccine

Washington state health officials confirmed a Seattle woman died Sept. 7 after getting the Johnson & Johnson vaccine against COVID-19 in August. It is purported to be the first fatality in the state from a rare blood clot condition induced by the vaccine. On Oct. 5…

$2.5 Million Reward to Solve US Prosecutor’s Killing in Seattle

SEATTLE—Rewards totaling $2.5 million are now being offered for information that helps solve the killing of federal prosecutor Thomas C. Wales in Seattle 20 years ago. Nicholas Brown, newly sworn in as the U.S. attorney for the Western District of Washington, announced Monday at a ceremony marking the anniversary of Wales’ death that the Justice…

Seattle Police Officers Guild Pres: Police Cuts in Seattle ‘Going to Spread Across the Nation’

On Wednesday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Outnumbered Overtime,” Seattle Police Officers Guild President Mike Solan reacted to the Seattle City Council’s cut of the police budget by stating that such moves are “going to spread across the nation,” and “this is everybody’s public safety on the line as far as being negative.” Solan said,…

Seattle protesters’ lawsuit over pricey protective gear ‘out of bounds,’ attorney says

A lawsuit brought by Seattle protesters – who claim having to buy expensive anti-police protective gear deprives them of their First Amendment rights – is “out of bounds,” criminal defense attorney Brian Claypool said Friday.“You’ve got to be kidding me that you’re asking a court that taxpayers should pay for protective gear,” Claypool told “Fox News…

BLM protesters in Seattle claim in suit that expensive gear to protect them from cops prices them out of civil rights: report

A lawsuit was filed Monday in a federal court in Seattle that claims protesters in the city are essentially being priced out of protesting for civil rights because the protective gear they need to keep them safe from responding police is expensive, a report on Tuesday said.The Seattle Times reported that the five plaintiffs listed some of…

Seattle rioters seen damaging, looting stores; police say fire sparked at precinct, officer hospitalized

At least two people were arrested in Seattle and a dozen police officers were injured–including one who was hospitalized– Sunday after a march through downtown devolved into property damage and looting, police say. Police said the demonstrators had broken out several windows of the East Precinct, then threw a device into the lobby that ignited a small fire.The…

Trump administration to expel 60 Russian diplomats and close Seattle consulate

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration expelled 60 Russian diplomats on Monday and ordered Russia’s consulate in Seattle to close, as the United States and European nations sought to jointly punish Moscow for its alleged role in poisoning an ex-spy in Britain. Senior Trump administration officials said all 60 Russians were spies working in the U.S. […]

100 Syrian Refugees Rush into Country After Seattle Judge Halts Trump Executive Order

One hundred Syrian refugees rushed into the country on Monday, the first full week day after Federal District Judge James Robart issued a temporary restraining order halting key elements of President Donald Trump’s immigration executive order, “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States.” A total of 113 refugees from three countries […]

No Whites Allowed: Seattle ‘Yoga Class for People of Color’ Excludes Caucasians

A yoga studio in Seattle is accused of promoting racial discrimination by holding special sessions which explicitly exclude “whites.” Rainier Beach Yoga in Seattle has allowed “five queer people of color” to create a special class entitled “yoga for people of color,” an exclusionary yoga session whose rules expressly forbid “white people” from attending, reports […]

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