A movie review of “John Wick,” in which Keanu Reeves plays a man on a mission: Exterminate the evildoers who killed his cute little puppy. Corpses stack up like cordwood.
A review of “Birdman,” a wholly original movie by Alejandro Gonzalez Iñárritu, starring Michael Keaton as a former movie star trying to reboot his career on Broadway. Rating: Four stars out of four.
President Barack Obama expressed confidence Wednesday about the ability to contain Ebola in the U.S., taking special note of the ongoing recovery of two nurses who contracted the disease and of others who were declared Ebola free after being exposed to the deadly virus.
When Charles Gaither, the former Los Angeles Police Department officer turned police reformer, quit his job as King County’s first law-enforcement oversight director last month, his anger was evident. He alleges harassment; public records indicate others blame him for causing strife.
One of the biggest issues on the agenda when the NBA’s owners arrived in New York for the board of governors meetings was thwarting the tanking strategy employed most brazenly by the Philadelphia 76ers.
A Romanian princess was sentenced Wednesday to probation after apologizing for her role in an Oregon cockfighting enterprise that she said brought shame to her and her family.
With the hospital’s two Ebola-infected nurses sent elsewhere, the 24/7 tension of caring for them abated, but scrutiny remains intense over how the hospital treated Thomas Eric Duncan, who died there, and whether mistakes potentially exposed dozens more to the disease.
Sen. Ron Wyden says the CIA is trying to blunt the impact of an upcoming Senate report examining the harsh treatment of al-Qaida detainees by insisting on censoring the pseudonyms used for agency officers mentioned in the document.
People who shared an apartment with the country's first Ebola patient are emerging from quarantine healthy. And while Thomas Eric Duncan died and two U.S. nurses were infected caring for him, there are successes, too: A nurse infected in Spain has recovered, as have four American aid workers infected in West Africa. Even there, not everyone dies.
AT&T said it gained 2 million wireless subscribers in the latest quarter, but most were from cheaper non-phone services such as tablets and Internet-connected cars. The nation's second-largest wireless carrier is facing pricing pressure from smaller rivals T-Mobile and Sprint in a competitive environment in which most Americans already have a cellphone.
Mark Richt said he was optimistic Wednesday as Georgia was expected to file a request with the NCAA for tailback Todd Gurley’s eligibility to be reinstated.
A March trial date has been set in a lawsuit filed on behalf of mentally ill inmates who say they are waiting months for competency evaluations and treatment.
Some good stuff today from Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman about what happened on the final fumble at St. Louis, the state of the Seahawks heading to Carolina, and more. Video below, as well as some transcribed quotes.
A Romanian princess living in a triple-wide manufactured home in Oregon was sentenced to probation Wednesday in a cockfighting case.
After some relatively flag-free games early in the season, the Seahawks are back in their familiar spot atop the NFL in penalties, having been called for 51. The Seahawks been flagged 32 times in just the last three games.
An American arrested and held for nearly six months in North Korea for leaving a Bible at a nightclub returned home to Ohio on Wednesday to tears of joy and hugs from his wife and surprised children.
The NHL postponed Wednesday night's game between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Senators because of the shootings in Ottawa.
National real-estate brokerage Redfin has acquired Walk Score for an undisclosed sum, the two privately held Seattle companies announced Wednesday.
A former Bellevue City Council woman could face theft charges for taking a yard sign for a pro-gun-rights initiative.