For the first time, a Latino candidate is guaranteed election to the Yakima City Council.
Revenue for the quarter ended in June rose to $297.6 million, up 4 percent from the same period a year ago and above the $294 million consensus estimate by Wall Street analysts. Earnings of 6 cents per share were also above expectations.
Photos from Day 5 of Seahawks training camp on Aug. 5, 2015.
Police are investigating reports of gunshots fired in the Central District. There were no immediate reports of victims.
NEW YORK (AP) — At $660 billion, Apple is the stock market’s heavyweight. Like a handful of other “big cap” companies such as Microsoft and Exxon Mobil, the iPhone maker’s market value means that when its shares move, so can the market. And these are the companies that influence your stock portfolio. “The combination of […]
Seattle safety Kam Chancellor is now in day six of his training camp holdout and comments from Seahawks coach Pete Carroll and GM John Schneider Wednesday indicated there's no immediate end in sight.
The family of a man who choked on his own vomit while being booked into the Spokane County Jail has filed a wrongful death claim seeking at least $6.5 million.
A Montana priest has his 8-week-old mastiff back after officers pulled the shaking puppy from the inside of a 30-foot drain pipe.
DALLAS — Former President George W. Bush may once have been commander in chief but that apparently didn’t help him Wednesday when he showed up for jury duty at a Dallas courthouse Wednesday. The 43rd president was not chosen for a jury but did have his picture taken with people before leaving after a few […]
Slide the City, a company that rolls out 1,000-foot vinyl water slides, has taken Seattle, Spokane and the Tri-Cities area off its tour because the company didn’t obtain necessary approval.
ANTIOCH, Tenn. (AP) — A suspect wielding a hatchet and a gun inside a Nashville-area movie theater died after exchanging gunshots with a SWAT team that stormed the theater, police said Wednesday. The suspect, who was not identified, was armed with a gun and a hatchet at the Carmike Hickory 8 theater in Antioch, said […]
A fishing boat crowded with migrants overturned off Libya as rescuers approached. At least 367 people were saved, although 25 bodies also were found in the latest human smuggling tragedy.
“Why did they throw it?” Those five words have eaten away at Seahawks fans since the gut-wrenching interception that sealed their fate in the Super Bowl against the Patriots. Those words also were the first echoed by the cast of Discovery Channel’s popular show “Deadliest Catch.” The crew, like all of us, witnessed as the […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft says it will offer more paid leave to new parents and increase other benefits for U.S. employees, a day after Netflix announced generous new-parent benefits for its workers. Under its new policy, Microsoft Corp. will increase total paid leave for new mothers to 20 weeks, from a current 12 weeks […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — The copper network behind landline phones, a communications mainstay for more than a century, is going away, as cable and fiber-optics lines come along with faster Internet speeds. But the alternatives have drawbacks, including an inability to withstand power outages. The federal government is considering rules Thursday to make sure Americans aren’t […]
Taijuan Walker, hot off a one-hitter in his last start, takes the mound as the M's look to sweep the Rockies in Denver. Follow our live coverage.
A federal hate crime charge has been filed against a man accused of shouting anti-gay slurs as he threatened to stab a man in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood.
Initial results from the primary election indicate the Seattle City Council may be younger, more female and more diverse next year.
Passengers on Frontier Airlines face a dizzying lineup of fees on everything from carry-on bags to sodas. The airline has heard the complaints. On Wednesday, Frontier announced that it will discount several common fees if the customer buys them all in a bundle. It’s a subtle but interesting shift at Frontier, which has bet its […]
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Since his death in 2011, Apple co-founder Steve Jobs has been the subject of documentaries, books, a film and even a graphic novel. Now the technology pioneer will be the focus of an upcoming opera. In front of the Sangre de Cristo mountains in northern New Mexico, the Santa Fe Opera […]