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UW lecturer Haideh Salehi-Esfahani reflects on how the lifting of most U.S. sanctions against Iran will impact young people in both countries.

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The company that runs the Victoria Clipper has been acquired by a Germany-based ferry group and announced plans to open a Florida-Cuba route.

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Another expansion for Ding Tai Fung to downtown Seattle this summer accommodates Seattle's continued love for xiao long bao soup dumplings.

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The event connected local East African business owners with alternative funding sources, business mentoring and an opportunity to connect with peers.

A sign was posted on the door of Yasuko's Teriyaki on the south end of Broadway in October informing customers the shop had closed indefinitely. (Photo by Alex Stonehill)

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Iconic Seattle small businesses are under pressure from soaring rents. We dug into county data and found some clues about what happens next.

My CaliBurger test meal: Bourbon spiked milkshake, a cheeseburger, chipotle BBQ chicken sandwich, and Cali-style fries. (Photo by Jane Koh)

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CaliBurger, a popular Chinese clone of In-N-Out Burger, is launching in Seattle. So what does this mean for its American prototype?

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A deal was reached on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a trade treaty that critics have feared would erode local regulations.

Niyati Desai, originally from Mumbai but living in Seattle on an H4 visa, will be eligible to work in the U.S. under a new plan detailed by Homeland Security this week. (Courtesy photo)

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Thousands of tech worker spouses — many of them with advanced degrees — reluctantly give up careers because their visas don't allow them to work.

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Critics of the EB-5 immigrant investor program say the program benefits wealthy investors, without delivering on well-paying U.S. jobs with benefits.

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The SEC filed a lawsuit against Lobsang Dargey, whose development firm Path America woos Chinese investors with the EB-5 immigrant program.

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The small town of Cuautla in Jalisco, Mexico cashes in on an American Dream fulfilled.

Another house recently flipped in the Central District after the previous owner went into foreclosure. (Photo by Alex Stonehill)

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Seattle's mayor is encouraging lenders and community leaders to find ways that low- and medium-income Muslims who follow Sharia law can purchase homes.

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The financial crisis in Greece has taken years to develop, and it has hit families of Greek Americans in Seattle hard.

A guard at the Northwest Detention Center, a private facility owned and operated by the GEO Group, on contract from Immigration and Customs Enforcement. (Photo by Alex Stonehill)

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The lawsuit argues that GEO violated the Trafficking Victims Protection Act by allegedly forcing detainees to work for free or be put in isolation.

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Investors express concerns about the recent extreme fluctuations the China stock market, even as state leaders were mum. The ripples were felt in the U.S.

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Mayors sign resolution calling for feds to find a way for families to resume sending remittances to Somalia.

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The University of Washington and a top Chinese research university Tsinghua University announced a partnership to open a technology program in Bellevue focusing on innovation.

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People have raised worries over a new Washington practice for harvesting the geoduck. But is the concern warranted?

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Seattle-based MarketShare wants to boost the culinary scene by helping immigrant and refugee food entrepreneurs get their businesses off the ground.

Paul Nyambe has gotten support from Fledge to develop his business, ZamGoat. He hopes to build a goat-meat market not only in Zambia but globally. (Jama Abdirahman)

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These entrepreneurs aren’t promoting apps and gadgets. They’re pitching businesses that will further development of their home countries — from Argentina to Zambia

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A group of Hong Kong investors is set to buy the Columbia Center, the tallest building in Seattle, according to the Puget Sound Business Journal.