Ukraine's acting president says the country's troops stationed in Crimea will be pulled from the region after it was annexed by Russia.
Viewers of "The Good Wife" were gobsmacked by the sudden, unexpected death of its dashing attorney, Will Gardner, on Sunday's episode of the CBS legal drama.
Hope is diminishing for relatives anxious for word of missing loved ones believed to be buried beneath tons of mud and debris in the Oso mudslide.
Not long after Turkey's prime minister imposed a ban on Twitter, Internet users in Turkey went on -- what else? -- Twitter to find ways to circumvent the blockade. Twitter Inc. and Turkish news media also shared some tips, as did Turkish residents through low-tech means such as graffiti and street posters.
A Malaysia Airlines flight from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul has made an emergency landing in Hong Kong after a generator failed.
Reinforced doors with keypad entries. Body scanners and pat-downs. Elaborate crew maneuvers when a pilot has to use the restroom. All those tactics are designed to keep dangerous people out of the cockpit. But what if the pilot is the problem?
If the 2014 NCAA basketball tournament has taught us anything, it's that, as they say about the stock market, past performance is not indicative of future results. Herewith, those who prospered and those for whom the clock ran out over the first weekend:
A 29-year University of Washington study examines the lasting consequences of gang membership.
The Treasury Department says Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew will undergo surgery Tuesday to treat a benign enlarged prostate.
During a media briefing Sunday night, Travis Hots, chief of Snohomish County Fire districts 21 and 22, confirmed that the number of dead had reached eight. When pressed for the number of missing, Hots said it was estimated at a dozen, but he said the number is fluid.
Gonzaga’s season comes to an end after top-seeded Arizona gets off to a fast start and keeps the Bulldogs at bay. The Wildcats advance to the Sweet 16.
Nicotine, in its potent, liquid form — extracted from tobacco and tinctured with a cocktail of flavorings, colorings and assorted chemicals — is hitting markets nationwide to feed the fast-growing electronic cigarette industry.
Slides are part of our geologic heritage in the Pacific Northwest, but it’s almost impossible to tell when a slope is primed to fail.
A new version of the neighborhood patrol group Q-Patrol is coming back to Capitol Hill after recent assaults.
Posted below are highlights from Sounders FC's 2-0 road win Sunday against the Montreal Impact. Obafemi Martins recorded his first goal of the season (set up by Kenny Cooper's first assist in Rave Green), and there will plenty of other firsts. Michael Azira and Cam Weaver made their debuts for the M
An intense search is underway in the southern Indian Ocean for signs of possible debris from the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 that went missing on March 8. Here's a list of the countries taking part and what they have sent to help the search overseen by Australia from a military base near the southwestern city of Perth.
California's drought has sparked a new push by federal lawmakers to create or expand a handful of reservoirs around the state, ramping up a political battle that former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger once referred to as a "holy war in some ways."
The Sounders went into Sunday's road game at Montreal knowing they'd have to absorb pressure. Check out the postgame quotes. The strategy was to crowd the middle of midfield, play to zero in the back and look for counterattacking chances.
Russia’s insistence that it is righting a historical wrong in retaking Crimea, which was ceded to Ukraine by Soviet authorities in 1954, resonates in Afghanistan, a nation that lays claim to much of northwestern Pakistan.