The ex-boyfriend of actress Sarah Hyland was ordered to stay away from the "Modern Family" star after she said he choked and threatened her.
The U.S. Treasury Department continued to approve "excessive" pay raises for top executives at General Motors and its former consumer finance arm, both of which received taxpayer-funded bailouts during the financial crisis, a new government report says.
Five people were arrested and two law enforcement officers were hurt in Ferguson after protests over the death of Michael Brown again intensified, authorities said Wednesday.
Brazilian researchers have freed a batch of mosquitoes infected with a dengue-blocking bacteria they hope can combat the tropical disease naturally.
A Seattle Municipal Court judge has dismissed 100 tickets for public use of marijuana, many written by a police officer described as having a political agenda.
Using period instruments resulted in, among other things, a lighter, clearer sound considered by some to better represent what the composers intended.
Protesters have returned to Ferguson streets hours after a makeshift memorial for Michael Brown burned, with reports of smashed windows and possible arson.
Marijuana legalization proponents are turning their attention to California and gearing up for a legalization campaign in 2016. The Marijuana Policy Project is creating a new committee in the state and hopes to put a measure on the 2016 ballot.
Some of the purveyors featured at the Washington Artisan Cheesemakers Festival are local household names like Beecher’s in Seattle, or well-known by aficionados, like Kurtwood Farms on Vashon Island.
Update at 12:17 p.m.: Seattle Police Chief Kathleen O'Toole called this morning's shooting "tragic."
A Pennsylvania woman has been sentenced to four months to two years in jail for helping the man she lived with tattoo a smiley face and a derogatory word on a 12-year-old girl who spent the night at their home.
A state prison inmate says New Mexico correction officials aren't allowing him to practice his religion and properly worship Satan behind bars.
New York City police are investigating an altercation between officers and a pregnant woman that was captured on amateur video, officials said Wednesday.
Asiya Ummi Abdullah doesn't share the view that the Islamic State group rules over a terrorist dystopia and she isn't scared by the American bombs falling on Raqqa, its power center in Syria.
Jimmy John's sandwich chain said Wednesday that it believes customers' credit card data was stolen from 216 of its shops between June and September.
Groundbreaking is scheduled Thursday on Washington Place, a $120 million, 19-story tower that will consist of 370 apartments and a 189-room hotel.
Federal judge rules that snowboarders don’t have constitutional right to practice their sport at a private resort; boarder had sued for access to Alta ski area. .
The coastal razor clam season is set to begin in early October with diggers getting an ample 41 dates all the way through the New Year’s Eve holiday.
Last week, Seattle and Denver were co-favorites from Bovada to win the Super Bowl, each listed at 9-2. But after Seattle's win over the Broncos Sunday, the Seahawks are now the favorites, listed at 15-4, while Denver has fallen to 5-1.