Seattle Times movie critic Moira Macdonald’s annual look back at the year in movies includes nods to best performances by Seattle (“Laggies” and “Lucky Them”) and most disappointing villain (sorry, Jamie Foxx).
The World Health Organization says more than 8,000 people are thought to have died last year from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
General Motors is recalling 92,221 full-size trucks and SUVs for a defect in ignition lock systems that can cause safety problems in hot conditions.
Beset by critics and buffeted by economic woes, European Union chiefs might have been forgiven for thinking that at least Pope Francis would apply some balm for the New Year in his address to the EU parliament.
A security guard died confronting a gunman firing at a crowd outside a Southern California roller rink where about 200 people, including many children, gathered for an all-night New Year's Eve party, authorities and witnesses said Friday.
Here is the latest fishing report from Anton Jones of Darrell & Dad's Family Guide Service:
President Barack Obama is kicking off the new year Hawaiian-style.
Mario Cuomo, a leading liberal voice who served three terms as governor of New York, died just hours after his son Andrew began his second term as the state's chief executive. He was 82.
An interview with Timothy Omundson, a product of Seattle Children’s Theatre and Interlake High School, who stars in ABC’s break-the-mold musical comedy, “Galavant.”
Police say they have arrested three Indians for allegedly gang raping a young Japanese research scholar in a Buddhist pilgrimage center in eastern India.
Andrew Cuomo was sworn in for his second term as governor Thursday just hours before his father died.
At the end of 2013, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. estimated the Bremerton-based Westsound Bank’s failure cost its insurance fund $82.6 million.
A moose buried by an avalanche on an Alaska mountain had its luck changed by three men passing on snowmobiles.
TV picks for Friday, Jan. 2, 2015, include “Whale Wars” on Animal Planet, “Hawaii Five-0” on CBS and “Mysteries at the Castle” on Travel.
One day, six apps. Does it make life easier? Sort of.
If you love Chicago blues, you are no stranger to B.B. King’s “Sweet Little Angel” and Muddy Waters’ “Good Morning Little Schoolgirl.”
The first full year of Education Lab ended this week and, as one way to mark that milestone, we’ve selected some of the our favorite photos from 2014.
Searchers combing the Java Sea to find and recover debris and bodies from the AirAsia jet that crashed there have the advantage of working in much shallower waters than those found in the open ocean, but also face challenges that include monsoons, murkiness and trash.
RAVE To the customer in front of us at the Starbucks drive-thru who paid for the lattes my husband was picking up for me and my mother’s caregiver on the morning my mother died. What a treat to bring a smile to us!