A look through the Historic Chinatown Gate shows the International District/Chinatown Link Lightrail Station, Thursday, May 16, 2019 in Seattle. Residents and leaders are ambivalent or undecided about how to add a second subway station and tunnel here for ST3, but the gate could be incorporated into future plans.  (Ken Lambert / The Seattle Times)
A look through the Historic Chinatown Gate shows the International District/Chinatown Link Lightrail Station, Thursday, May 16, 2019 in Seattle. Residents and leaders are ambivalent or undecided about how to add a second subway station and tunnel here for ST3, but the gate could be incorporated into future plans. (Ken Lambert / The Seattle Times)

Chinatown International District wary of Sound Transit plans for a second light-rail station there

It's no easy task to reassure people everything will be OK when Sound Transit builds another light-rail station to boost rider capacity by 2035, alongside the existing International District/Chinatown Station.  VIEW

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Uber tests drone food delivery, launches new autonomous SUV

WASHINGTON (AP) — Uber is testing restaurant food deliveries by drone. The company's Uber Eats unit began the tests in San Diego with McDonald's and plans to expand to other restaurants later this year. Uber says the service should decrease food delivery times. It works this way: Workers at a restaurant load the meal into...