The FBI is warning people to be on alert for refrigerant substitutes that have not been approved by the Environmental Protection Agency. Some contain propane, which is flammable and can explode or catch fire.
As minutes tick away before the Sounders take on the Tottenham Hotspurs in a friendly match at CenturyLink Field at 1 p.m., the Interstate 90 lane closure will have its first real test.
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The Lower Columbia Buoy-10 Salmon Challenge hosted by the Northwest Sportfishing Industry Association is Aug. 21-22 at Warrior Hall at Camp Rilea in Warrenton, Oregon.
Here is the latest fishing report from Dave Graybill, longtime Eastern Washington outdoor radio host and angler:
A Seattle police officer shot a 20-year-old man at the scene of a reported burglary early today after police say the man jumped from the roof and began fighting with the officer.
Join the conversation during the Sounders' friendly against Tottenham Hotspur of the English Premier League. The chat and kickoff at CenturyLink Field are set for 1 p.m.
The Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office said as many as 100 homes were destroyed in the county, at least 30 of them in Pateros. Winds reached 35 miles an hour on Friday, which, combined with high temperatures and tinder-dry vegetation, was a recipe for an inferno.
Here is the weekly update on the Northern Pikeminnow Sport Reward Fishery Program happening on the Columbia River.
Jacob Heilbrunn’s guest column is alarming [“The German-American breakup,” Opinion, July 16].
The Mariners' pitching staff did its job. Hisashi Iwakuma gave Seattle a quality start despite not feeling sharp, and the bullpen was almost impeccable.
Keep every safe on the water this summer by ensuring they're wearing a life jacket.
Thousands of people angry over alleged police inaction after a 6-year-old girl was raped at her school in southern India rallied Saturday to demand that authorities arrest those responsible for the attack.
Ukraine accused Russia on Saturday of assisting separatist rebels in destroying evidence at the crash site of a Malaysia Airlines plane shot down with 298 people onboard.
Boko Haram’s insurgency has killed 12,000 people and shattered the economy of northern Nigeria. Horrors have become commonplace as Islamic extremists burn, slaughter, abduct helpless people and force Christians to renounce their faith. Here are the stories of some villagers who have fled.
Joe Abercrombie’s new novel, “Half a King,” is a grim and gritty fantasy of a young medieval ruler’s betrayal and his quest for vengeance and punishment for the traitors.
Atmospheric-science professor John Christy is an outlier on what the vast majority of his colleagues consider to be a matter of consensus: that global warming is both settled science and a dire threat. He regards it as neither. And his conviction on that topic has come with a cost.
Police and other emergency-service providers have used video recorders in vehicles for decades, but now everyday drivers are getting into the act with dashboard cameras. And they’re posting drivers’ moments of shame on YouTube.
Long one of Los Angeles’ scariest, darkest places, Winston Street, sometimes called Indian Alley, has been transformed with more than a dozen murals and even gold-painted streetlights. The artist behind the change has been at it for years, and now leads tours.
Community events for the weekend of July 19-20, 2014, include the West Seattle Grand Parade, East Asian Cultural Celebration and Family Art Day.