Boeing Co. and union leaders met for a second time in two days after states offered billions of dollars in incentives for the planemaker to shift production of the newest 777 jet away from its Seattle commercial hub.
Amazon.com Inc. expanded its grocery-delivery service to San Francisco, adding a third city in the Internet retailer’s push to broaden its offerings and lock in customers for its Prime subscription service.
Microsoft Corp. said sales of the new Xbox One video-game console reached more than 2 million in its first 18 days on the market, as the company vies to keep pace with Sony Corp.’s PlayStation 4 during the holiday season.
Diana Dawson has over the years bought her twin children digital cameras, e-book readers and media players as Christmas presents. This holiday season, she’s covering those bases with one device: a tablet computer.
The Seattle Mariners’ contract with Robinson Cano is worth about $42 million more in after-tax pay than the New York Yankees’ best offer to the All-Star second baseman, according to Robert Raiola, a certified public accountant who specializes in sports and entertainment.
In Seattle, 51 percent of the population rents and the remaining 49 percent are homeowners. And in the past year the Seattle real estate market has seen an 11.5 percent increase in value, with a median sales price of $425,000, according to Zillow.