An Amazon.com employee from out of town was the operator of a drone that buzzed the Seattle Space Needle this week, police said.
A psychiatric patient who killed his caseworker -- and grazed his psychiatrist before the doctor pulled out his own weapon and fired back -- has a lengthy history of gun arrests, violence and mental health problems, authorities said.
Police were searching for two men who carjacked an SUV and plowed into a group of children and adults selling fruit to raise money for their church, killing three kids and critically injuring their mother and the carjacking victim. Another woman was hurt but is in stable condition.
Prosecutors Friday were waiting for the results of a police investigation into the killing of a burglar by an 80-year-old California homeowner who says he shot the woman in the back as she fled his home and ran down an alley, the district attorney's office said.
Fast food workers say they're prepared to escalate their campaign for higher wages and union representation, starting with a national convention in suburban Chicago where more than 1,000 workers will discuss the future of the effort that has spread to dozens of cities in less than two years.
Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel knew questions about his off-field behavior were coming, so he brought up the topic first. “I’ve made some rookie mistakes,” the first-round draft pick from Texas A&M said.
It's been a busy couple of weeks at The Evergreen. The first pot stores opened up, City Attorney Pete Holmes brought weed to work and Spokane's first pot buyer got fired or fired himself, depending on whom you ask.
U.S. Sen. John McCain says the execution of an Arizona inmate that lasted two hours was torture.
Aviation experts, criminal investigators and soldiers began converging Friday on an isolated patch of restive Mali to search for clues that might explain why an Air Algerie jetliner fell from the sky in a storm and apparently disintegrated on impact.
Pressing for swift action, President Barack Obama on Friday urged Central American presidents and congressional Republicans to help ease the influx of minors and migrant families crossing the southwest border of the U.S.
It was lunchtime when a tracked launcher with four SA-11 surface-to-air missiles rolled into town and parked on Karapetyan Street. Fifteen hundred miles (2,400 kilometers) to the west, passengers were checking in for Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.
Russia is launching artillery attacks from its soil on Ukrainian troops and preparing to move heavier weaponry across the border, the U.S. and Ukraine charged Friday in what appeared to be an ominous escalation of the crisis.
A 12-hour humanitarian cease-fire has begun to allow civilians in Gaza to receive aid and evacuate to safer areas.
A lottery-playing tradition started by the matriarch of a large New Jersey shore family paid off for her 17 children this week when the group won a $20 million jackpot that will partly be used to help family members recover from 2012's Superstorm Sandy.
Investors got some bad news about the American shopper on Friday, driving down stocks and sending the Dow Jones industrial average to a loss for the week.
A 14-year-old boy who was charged as an adult for beating and raping an 8-year-old girl in Kent in November was given an indeterminate sentence of nearly eight years on Friday, according to King County prosecutors.
Justin Smoak gets two hits and two RBI for Tacoma
Felix Hernandez sets a standard better only by Tom Seaver
King Felix gets the start for the Mariners tonight as they look to get back on track. For people wanting to avoid the game chat and my updates from Twitter, there are a couple options.
NFL officials will focus on illegal contact and defensive holding this season. “I think we contributed to that,” said Seahawks coach Pete Carroll.