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As U.S. military orders dwindle, Boeing ups exports of Puget Sound-built aircraft

Source: Seattle Business Journal

In the last month, two out of three military aircraft deliveries Boeing announced were sent outside of the United States. This reflects Boeing’s greater dependence on military exports as the company tries to keep balance between the commercial and defense sides of the business, as U.S. defense budgets continue to tighten. This matters for the Puget Sound region because out of those three deliveries, two were Seattle-based: The delivery of the first ...
Full article at: Seattle Business Journal 20 hours ago, 4:43pm CDT

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Paul Schell: Remembering the visionary from Pomeroy, Iowa

Source: Seattle Business Journal

My professional life and Paul Schell’s public life were curiously intertwined across the Puget Sound region, though our connection goes all the way back to a place called Pomeroy, Iowa. City and state officials are remembering Schell, who died Sunday at Swedish Medical Center, where he had undergone heart bypass surgery last week. He was 76. The future mayor of Seattle was born Paul Schlachtenhaufen near this tiny speck of an I ...
Full article at: Seattle Business Journal 20 hours ago, 4:38pm CDT

Gulches: Taming Tacoma’s last wild places


Down in Tacoma’s gulches, you’re in another world — a wild one. Deep ravines sandwiched between residential streets and fed by springs flowing to Puget Sound, the gulches are filled… ...
Full article at: 2 days ago, 2:00am CDT

Google's 'healthy body' moonshot; Amazon loss widens; New Wal-Mart U.S. chief (Video)

Source: Minneapolis- St. Paul Business Journal

Business news from around the Web: Leading The Business Journals: Amazon's stock price drops as the company reports a $126 million Q2 loss-- Rachel Lerman of the Puget Sound Business Journal Visa invests in mobile-payment startup: Is the sleeping giant awakening?-- Mark Calvey of the San Francisco Business Times Could legalizing same-sex marriage put $181M into Texas economy?-- Korri Kezar of the Dallas Business Journal Wall Street Journal Business top ...
Full article at: Minneapolis- St. Paul Business Journal 4 days ago, 6:50am CDT

Bellingham coal terminal could cost region $3 million a year, negate benefits

Source: Seattle Business Journal

If the coal export Gateway Pacific Terminal is built as planned, trucks and autos waiting at rail crossings could cost the region more than $3 million per year. That’s a key conclusion from a study released Thursday by the Puget Sound Regional Council, an association of regional governments that advises them. The Gateway Pacific Terminal is proposed by Seattle-based SSA Marine for a shore site near Bellingham. “The most direct economic impacts on the central Puget Sound region will be d ...
Full article at: Seattle Business Journal 4 days ago, 2:05pm CDT

Oil Train Derails Under Magnolia Bridge

Source: The Stranger

Courtesy of Josh FogtKOMO:Three tanker cars in an oil train from North Dakota derailed at a rail yard in Seattle early Thursday, but Burlington Northern Santa Fe says none of the oil spilled. BNSF spokesman Gus Melonas says a locomotive and buffer car loaded with sand also left the rails about 2 a.m. at the Interbay yard as the train with 102 cars of Bakken oil was pulling out, headed for a refinery at Anacor ...
Full article at: The Stranger 5 days ago, 12:17pm CDT

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Seahawks’ Rice surprisingly announces retirement


RENTON, Wash. — Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice announced his retirement from the NFL on Wednesday after an injury-filled career that included issues with concussions. The Seahawks announced Rice’s decision two days before the start of training camp. The news was first reported by Pro Football Talk. Rice played seven seasons and is retiring at age 27. "I have enjoyed my experiences with all of my coaches, teamm ...
Full article at: 5 days ago, 3:23pm CDT

Federal charges filed following hash oil blasts

Source: The Columbian

SEATTLE — Seven people face federal charges following several explosions in the Puget Sound area due to ...
Full article at: The Columbian 6 days ago, 11:48am CDT

Why Do Other Rich Nations Spend So Much Less on Healthcare?

Source: The Atlantic

Despite the news last week that America's healthcare spending will not be rising at the sky-high rate that was once predicted, the fact remains that the U.S. far outspends its peer nations when it comes to healthcare costs per capita. This year the United States will spend almost 18 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP) on healthcare—six percentage points more than the Netherlands, the next highest spender. Because the U.S. GDP in 2014 will be approximately 17 trillion ...
Full article at: The Atlantic 6 days ago, 8:57am CDT


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