Congrats to James Paxton for his first no-hitter last night! Do more of that, James! (See story below.) Go M’s!!!
What a night in Toronto for Seattle Mariners pitcher, James Paxton. He pitched his first no-hitter and the sixth in M’s history. And even bigger props… it is the first Canadian to throw a no-hitter on Canadian soil. The Twitter debate that’s on now…many are debating on what’s the most impressive thing about James Paxton this season, whether it’s not freaking out when the bald eagle landed on him or throwing a no-hitter. Full story
The head tax debate is coming to a head as 130 business leaders, including the CEO of Real Networks and Alaskan Airlines, are signing a letter to Seattle City Council saying the head tax is misguided. A public meeting is being held at City Hall today. Full story
The President’s decision on the Iran deal will cost Boeing $17 billion in sales. They had agreed to sell 80 planes to Iran. For now the deal is off. Full story
The CDC is feeling a little heat after tweeting out a picture of a poppy seed muffin. They were attempting to educate folks about ticks in honor of summer season, saying that ticks are like the size of poppy seeds and that there are 5 ticks on this muffin can you spot them. Needless to say people did not take it that well. They’ve issued an apology—“Sorry we ticked some of you off.” Full story
More Americans are taking vacation than they did 2016, up to 17 vacation days a year. 24% have not taken any vacation days in over a year. Full story
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