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BRUSSELS (AP) - The Latest on elections for the European Parliament (all times local)
8:05 a.m
Belgians are heading to the polls in European Union, national and regional elections Sunday.
Polls opened at 8 a.m. (0700GMT) and the first estimates and exit polls were expected by 6 p.m. (1700GMT). In the national elections Belgians are looking to end months of political limbo after the biggest party…

Feel like life with baby means days flying by with no time to breathe? Try these tricks to regain time in your day.

Memorial Day means blockbusters, horror tales and indie comedies are headed your way. We’ve picked the best films to look out for.

TACOMA, WAS - Redfin reports that Tacoma is now the nations’ hottest housing market and says it’s because people are being prices out of Seattle.
The report looks at numbers over the last few weeks of spring.
According to the report, 50.2% of homes sold (under contract) within two weeks.
The report also says that 49.7% of homes sold above the asking price.

TOKYO (AP) - Melania Trump was perfectly cool Sunday at an air-conditioned interactive digital museum in Tokyo where she drew a purple fish and had it projected on a digital aquarium on the wall, as she and her host, Japanese first lady Akie Abe, joined dozens of schoolchildren while their husbands played golf under the scorching sun
Mrs. Trump drew the fish for a girl named Julia, and wrote underneath it: "Julia, Best Wishes, Melania Tump."
Her autograph became popular, prompting children to…

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - More than 1,000 people attended a mass wedding banquet in Taiwan's capital to celebrate the marriage of same-sex couples after a landmark decision legalizing the unions
Taiwan became the first place in Asia to recognize same-sex marriage last week following a vote by the island's legislature
LGBT couples clad in flowing white gowns and matching suits gathered in Taipei on Saturday evening…

And after all of that foundational building, I still watched my first-born son struggle. I felt his passion for books slipping from my parenting grasp, little wisps fighting to fade away. And that was terrifying to me. Soul crushing. How could my son not love books?

Stan Lee's former business partner Keya Morgan (a.k.a., Keyarash Mazhari) was arrested Saturday morning on charges of elder abuse, according to the LAPD

Early in 2019, Canon lens engineers made a “development announcement” — outlining very basic information about six new, RF-mount lenses to be introduced later in the year, for the mirrorless Canon EOS R series. The first of these lenses, the Canon RF 85mm F1.2 L USM, has now been formally introduced by Canon. We’ll look at it, and highlight what’s new, in this introductory article
The latest member of the Canon RF lens series is an optical powerhouse, giving photographers in fields such…

To help you navigate the cascade of deals, we’ve rounded up our favorite furniture, lighting and kitchen deals available this Memorial Day.

By undermining democracy, the Seattle Times has stolen a page from Mitch McConnell’s playbook. This is a new low for the paper’s…

Across the country, educators are integrating mental health literacy into their curricula.

A Maryland woman who went missing while hiking in Hawaii, last seen May 9, has been found alive and injured in the Makawao Forest Reserve on Maui. 35-year-old Amanda Eller was airlifted to safety after searchers spotted her from a helicopter, the Findamanda Facebook page reported late Friday evening, more than two weeks after she went missing. Police said that after Eller was reported missing, a ground and air search was launched.

Book at Hotel Nexus Seattle, in the heart of north Seattle and see for yourself that it is the epitome of comfortable accommodations with a retro flair.

Patti is drinking a Tucana by Ecliptic Brewing at Zeeks Pizza

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Ashley Judd and Rose McGowan will not be part of Harvey Weinstein's $44 million settlement, the actresses announced on Twitter.