The Washington State Patrol is considering an increase in class sizes at the academy in Shelton to combat a shortage of troopers.
Depending on blood test results, Washington State Patrol says the Wapato driver involved in a fatal crash near Toppenish could face criminal charges.
Readers rave about concert no-cannabis policy, rant about Lake City shooter
Snohomish County has agreed to pay $620,000 over the death of a severely allergic jail inmate who died after being served oatmeal that contained dairy.
The latest filings in the ongoing McCleary lawsuit were filed Monday, and now the justices will decide whether lawmakers made enough progress this session.
Small Seattle startup PushSpring raised $5 million in new venture funding to crunch data useful to mobile-app developers and advertisers.
Postgame videos of Lloyd McClendon and Carson Smith, notes, boxscore and reaction from the Mariners' 4-3 loss on Monday night in 10 innings.
Former Blanchet, UW player drives in winning run in 10th inning
SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — Police say body believed to be missing California girl found; teenage boy detained in case.
BANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities are upset about being blacklisted by the U.S. for the second year in a row for failing to do enough to combat modern-day slavery. The State Department said Monday that labor abuses in the Southeast Asian country’s seafood sector are persistent, abusive and largely ignored by the government. Those abuses […]
After the USOC and Boston cut ties, CEO Scott Blackmun said the federation still wants to try to host the 2024 Summer Games. Speculation centers on Los Angeles.
The Milwaukee Lion, as it is now widely known, has captivated this city of 600,000 people, who seem to be alternately amused and panic-stricken by the creature in their midst.
Fresno reliever James Hoyt threw a pair of wild pitches, allowing the Rainiers to score two runs in the eighth inning.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration is banning imports of some fresh cilantro from Puebla, Mexico, after a government investigation found human feces and toilet paper in growing fields there. The FDA announced the partial ban Monday after cilantro imported from the state of Puebla was linked to 2013 and 2014 outbreaks of […]
CHARLESTON, West Virginia (AP) — A man toting axes, a shovel and bleach when he was killed by an escort he met online had been stopped, interviewed or investigated by police in at least 20 states and is being looked into for possible links to unsolved disappearances or slayings, authorities said Monday. West Virginia authorities […]
A former 41-pound cat dubbed Skinny has lost more than half of his weight to become the darling of a Dallas veterinary clinic.
Medical examiners performing an autopsy on Bobbi Kristina Brown said Monday their initial findings turned up no obvious cause of death, while experts said the months that have passed since Brown was found face-down in a bathtub are working against authorities now tasked with solving how she died. The Fulton County Medical Examiner’s Office said […]
The Golden State Warriors completed a trade sending two-time All-Star forward David Lee to the Boston Celtics for forward Gerald Wallace and guard Chris Babb.
JAYAPURA, Indonesia (AP) — A strong earthquake struck Indonesia’s easternmost province of Papua early Tuesday panicking people with at least one teenager missing after possibly drowning in a river. Several buildings and houses were either destroyed or damaged. The U.S. Geological Survey said the magnitude-7.0 underground quake struck at 6:41 a.m. Tuesday (2141 GMT) and […]
A Navy Reserves attorney who at one time worked on a Guantánamo war- court case filed the complaint with the Inspector General’s Office, listing the names of seven people who had been diagnosed with cancer in recent years and had worked at the war-court compound.