The Pac-12 announced today the hire of Jamie Zaninovich, West Coast Conference commissioner, to be deputy commissioner to Larry Scott, replacing Kevin Weiberg. Here's the release:
The Palestinian militant group Islamic Jihad said Thursday it had agreed to halt a wave of rocket fire on Israel, signaling an end to the heaviest fighting between the sides since 2012, though soon after the announcement seven rockets fired from Gaza exploded inside Israel.
Everyone has covered the influx of Sounders FC's newcomers, but Saturday's opener provided the first meaningful chance to see them in action. There were a lot of them on the field against Sporting Kansas City, but did one particularly stand out to you?
The Sounders will continue to celebrate their 40th anniversary over the weekend by honoring the 2007 team, which won the USL First Division title, at Saturday's home game against Toronto. With that in mind, we will host a live chat with Brian Schmetzer, the coach of that championship squad, at 1:45
The online retail giant chose the lower end of the expected increase, increasing it $20. The move could mean $300 million to $400 million more in operating income a year.
Seattle police are hoping someone will recognize this guy. (No, we're not kidding.)
Three nominees for the Federal Reserve's board expressed their support Thursday for the Fed's efforts to bolster the U.S. economy. Their comments suggested that the Fed's low-interest-rate policies will continue if they win confirmation.
Filmmaker’s settings are as distinctive as his movies’ characters, including in the newly released “The Grand Budapest Hotel.”
General Motors excluded the Saturn Ion from a Feb. 13 recall for faulty ignition switches after engineers inexplicably failed to look at fatal crashes involving the compact car.
The creator of AMC’s hit series, which returns for the first half of its seventh and final season in April, talks about last season and hints at what’s to come.
National Geographic Channel is targeting a subject that's literally over our heads, bringing it down to Earth in an ambitious two-hour special.
An independent commission led by a former U.S. surgeon general has concluded there "is no compelling medical reason" for the U.S. armed forces to prohibit transgender Americans from serving and that President Barack Obama could lift the decades-old ban without approval from Congress, according to a report being released Thursday.
U.S. retail sales bounced back in February after suffering a steep decline during a bitterly cold January. Shoppers spent more on autos, clothing and furniture.
Washington will open the 2016 season at home in a nonconference game against Rutgers on Sept. 3, Rutgers announced this morning. It will be the first meeting between the two programs.
Vulcan sells South Lake Union life-sciences building for more than $106 million to Los Angeles-based Kilroy Realty
Monroe has hired Brett Jay as its next football coach. Jay comes to Monroe after six years at the helm at River View High School in Kennewick, Wash.
"Jeopardy!" champ Arthur Chu, who won big money while taking heat for his renegade style, has been defeated.
In 2011, North Carolina provided $22 million in incentives to lure the headquarters of Chiquita Brands International to Charlotte from its longtime home in downtown Cincinnati. The company jumped at the offer, especially because it was no longer controlled by Cincinnati financier Carl Lindner. After
“Jimi: All Is By My Side,” starring André Benjamin of Outkast and written and directed by “12 Years a Slave” Oscar-winning screenwriter John Ridley, premiered at the music and arts showcase March 12. It focuses on Seattle native Hendrix in London in 1966.