In case you missed it this morning, here are some top news stories that may be of interest to you today. Special thanks to our news sponsor Skinny Seattle. Is this an area of life you are struggling? Start your personal transformation with a simple to follow, carefully supervised, proven approach to weight loss. Schedule a consultation today!
- Big news for the world of soccer today. The World Cup is coming to the USA. FIFA announced that Canada, Mexico and USA will host the 2026 World Cup. It’s the first time we’ve hosted since 1994. Seattle could be one of the cities chosen. Full story.
- In a surprising move, council members repealed the Seattle head tax. Mayor Jenny Derkin says she heard the people and will sign the repeal. She still want to focus on a solution that helps the homeless. More Details.
- The state of California may become three states. They have enough signatures to get it on the November ballot. Full story.
- AT&T is buying Time Warner. It is one of the biggest mergers in the world and is worth 858 million dollars. The merger will give Netflix a run for its money. Full story.
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