EBay plans to cut 2,400 jobs, or 7 percent of its staff, in the first quarter to simplify its structure and boost profit ahead of a planned separation of its business.
American mayors are convening at the White House to meet with members of President Barack Obama's Cabinet and with senior White House officials to discuss relations between the federal government and the nation's cities.
Tremendous defense and clutch shooting resulted in a 52-50 win for Washington.
Since the attacks by three Islamic militants in the Paris area this month, there has been a dawning perception that Europe’s malaise reaches deep into national fabrics and will not be resolved by counterterrorism policing alone.
Thursday night’s home game was a good litmus test. The Zags improved to 19-1.
Isiah Umipig led all players with 30 points.
Here's video of the postgame interview with coach Lorenzo Romar following Washington's 52-50 win over Colorado.
The crowd of 9,653 was stunned into silence as Andrews and the jubilant Huskies ran off the floor with an upset win that snapped their four-game losing streak at Coors Events Center.
Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch touched the ball 360 times this season, and Seattle Times reporter Jayson Jenks watched every one of him. Statistics don’t tell the full story. This is what Jenks saw — and heard.
Cowboys 30, 49ers 28. That 1972 game marked the only time in NFL history that a team won in the playoffs after trailing by 12 or more points with less than 2:10 left in regulation — that is, until the Seahawks did it Sunday.
Thanks to her mother and home-economics classes, Jane Helser knew how to use a sewing machine, and that was enough to get a job sewing the footballs used in the NFL.
Roger Federer is out of the Australian Open in the third round, beaten by Italian Andreas Seppi 6-4, 7-6 (5), 4-6, 7-6 (5) on Friday.
The star cornerback said he might practice with a brace but hopes to have no limitations by the time the Super Bowl rolls around Feb. 1.
Some experts warned Yemen — the Arab world’s poorest country — might be hurtling toward partition and civil war.
Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah, the powerful U.S. ally who fought against al-Qaida and sought to modernize the ultraconservative Muslim kingdom, including by nudging open greater opportunities for women, has died. He was 90.
Alec Baldwin is writing a memoir, and, yes, it will be candid.
Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, who bent state government to his will for more than 20 years as one of New York's most powerful and canny politicians, was arrested Thursday on charges of taking nearly $4 million in payoffs and kickbacks.
A winter storm has swept through parts of Texas, dropping up to a foot of snow in the Panhandle and prompting El Paso to close government offices early.
The Senior Bowl’s top prospects, like usual, are the big men.
Republicans control Congress, but I am ready to work with anyone willing to help break through the gridlock and fix the No Child Left Behind law in a way that works for Washington state students, writes guest columnist U.S. Sen. Patty Murray.