Roberta Vinci has stunned Serena Williams to end her Grand Slam bid in one of the greatest upsets in tennis history. The 43rd-ranked Italian won 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 in the U.S. Open semifinals Friday.
Global health contributed $5.8 billion to Washington state’s economy in 2013 and accounted for 12,620 jobs, with an average wage of about $71,000.
UW hosts the Hornets for an 11 a.m. kickoff Saturday at Husky Stadium.
Boeing may announce a deal to open a 737 jet completion and delivery center in China during the Seattle visit of President Xi later this month.
Whatcom Community College received $6.4 million in federal grants to expand cybersecurity education.
Police have arrested a suspect in connection with the fatal shooting of a man in Kent on Thursday.
Washington State University’s board of regents hopes to hire a new president for the school by next spring.
Here is the latest update on the Lower Columbia River summer chinook fishery by Joe Hymer, a state Fish and Wildlife biologist: The 5,928 adult summer chinook kept from the Lower Columbia mainstem sport fishery this year is the largest catch since at least 1965. The previous record were the 5,160 adults caught in 2011. […]
Ten automakers have committed to include automatic emergency braking in all new cars, a step safety advocates say could significantly reduce traffic deaths and injuries. The automakers are Audi, BMW, Ford, General Motors, Mazda, Mercedes Benz, Tesla, Toyota, Volkswagen and Volvo.
PHOENIX — Authorities detained two people for questioning Friday in a series of freeway shootings that have rattled Phoenix over the past two weeks. Police were at a convenience store near Interstate 10, focusing on a white SUV. Arizona Department of Public Safety spokesman Bart Graves confirmed the people were being questioned but gave no […]
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — An Irish college student injured in a balcony collapse in Berkeley, California, said Friday in some of the first public comments from a victim that he felt guilty he lived when six other young people died. Niall Murray, who appeared in a wheelchair with bandages on his arms and a […]
A 70-year-old bicyclist who collided with a cement truck in Kenmore on Wednesday has died.
Smith is the first companywide president at Microsoft since Rick Beluzzo resigned in 2002.
A Bremerton woman has been charged with illegally collecting federal workers' compensation death survivor benefits that were being sent to her mother, who had been dead for years.
The head of a statue of Vladimir Lenin was unearthed in Berlin. Sound familiar, Fremont?
Seattle Times Seahawks' beat reporters Jayson Jenks and Bob Condotta preview Sunday's game in St. Louis.
An Ohio church has sued a strip club for protesting topless outside the house of worship during the past five years.
Highway 2 in Sultan has been closed because of a two-car crash.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia’s civil defense authority says at least 62 people have been killed after a crane collapsed on the Grand Mosque in the holy city of Mecca. The authority announced the collapse and the casualty numbers on its official Twitter account. It says nearly 30 others were injured in the […]
Police say a woman who faked her disappearance from a farmer’s market in Lakewood before her return on Thursday had wanted to leave her family.