The Cougars are examining their options in case the wildfires force them to postpone or move their season opener against Portland State on Sept. 5.
Veteran guard Evan Mathis, who visited the Seahawks over the weekend, has instead signed with the Denver Broncos. The Broncos announced the signing on their website Tuesday afternoon. Adam Caplan of ESPN reported the deal is for up to $4 million, which is more than the Seahawks were going to be able to afford. Another […]
Nothing has been settled in Washington’s three-man quarterback competition, and UW coach Chris Petersen says it’s possible he may not announce a starter before the Sept. 4 season opener at Boise State. Petersen also reiterated that he is open to a two-quarterback system, and because of UW’s young roster he says the starting unit could […]
The Northwest Sportfishing Industry Association hosted the Buoy 10 Salmon Challenge this past weekend, and with the largest king return dating back to at least 1982 it is no wonder that catches were off the charts good. More than 250 anglers took part in Saturday’s event, and by late afternoon 140 chinook and 28 coho […]
Syrian refugee mothers care, fear for newborns.
CAIRO (AP) — A nearly 2,000-year-old temple in the Syrian city of Palmyra this week was the latest victim in the Islamic State group’s campaign of destruction of historic sites across the territory it controls in Iraq and Syria. The group has destroyed ancient buildings and artifacts, as well as shrines to Shiite and Sunni […]
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Jeb Bush came to the Veterans of Foreign Wars post to talk about veterans’ affairs but two words hung over the town hall event in a Denver suburb Tuesday: anchor babies. That’s the loaded term that Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump has used to refer to U.S.-born children of people who […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Officials in Los Angeles County are adopting a get-tough tactic to deter men from soliciting sex from girls who are forced into prostitution — charging them with crimes that could mean prison time and registration as a sex offender. Targeting “johns,” or commercial sex buyers, is not a new concept, but […]
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Officials in Georgia say an elementary school student suffered minor injuries after being accidentally shot by a third-grade classmate playing with a gun. The shooting happened Tuesday morning at Hornsby Elementary School in Augusta. Richmond County School Board spokesman Kaden Jacobs says a student brought the weapon to school and was […]
When markets are volatile, investors are usually more concerned about getting a trade done than waiting to find the best price.
Kam Chancellor remains the unavoidable topic at the VMAC, the holdout of the popular strong safety and team leader reaching day No. 26 when he was absent again on Tuesday. Receiver Doug Baldwin, who met the media after Tuesday’s practice, said he talk to Chancellor every day and remains hopeful the situation will be resolved […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Prosecutors on Tuesday began reviewing evidence and considering whether charges should be filed against Caitlyn Jenner over a traffic collision on a coastal highway that killed a woman earlier this year. The case was presented Tuesday and is being reviewed by the Los Angeles County district attorney’s Major Crimes Division, said […]
Myron Samuel has had a busy August. Less than a week after signing with S2, the St. Vincent international commemorated his debut with two goals and an assist against Colorado Springs last Wednesday. And on Tuesday, Samuel was rewarded as the USL Player of the Week following a vote of the league’s media members. Below […]
Evie Goldstein, director of operations for the WNBA players’ union, wants to explore revenue opportunities and give the players a more powerful voice.
A judge has awarded an Oregon man $5 million in damages stemming from sexual abuse by a Catholic priest in Yakima more than 30 years ago.
A service for the three firefighters who died while battling the Okanogan Complex of wildfires last week will be held Sunday at 1 p.m. at the Toyota Center in Wenatchee.
SEATTLE — A Chinese citizen was sentenced in federal court to 18 months in prison for trying to export an instrument used in satellites and spacecraft. U.S. Attorney Annette Hayes says Yue Wu was sentenced Tuesday after pleading guilty in May to one count of conspiracy to violate the Arms Export Control Act. Wu was […]
Recapping Tuesday's Seahawks' news, with Kam Chancellor still gone and no additions to the roster.
Petersen on dispute with Baylor: "I don’t have anything more to add than what my statement was. I really don’t."
A tour guide died after being mauled by a lion in the same park in Zimbabwe where Cecil, a well-known lion, was killed by an American dentist.