The so-called rumors were related to China’s continuing stock-market uncertainty, the recent industrial explosions in Tianjin and the military parade scheduled for Thursday to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II
Oregon officials are making unannounced visits to licensed child-care providers.
State Sen. Pam Roach, whose time in the Legislature has included periodic conflicts with colleagues and staff, is planning to run for a seat on the Pierce County Council in 2016. She might still want to keep her Senate job, too.
Oregon National Guardsman who helped thwart terrorist attack gets hero’s welcome home.
Almost half a billion years ago, way before the dinosaurs roamed, Earth’s dominant large predator was a sea scorpion that grew to 5 feet 7 inches, with a dozen claw arms sprouting from its head and a spike tail, according to a new study.
Washington has made a quarterback change: Kirk Cousins will be the starter this season, not Robert Griffin III. “It’s Kirk’s team,” coach Jay Gruden said.
A Renton man is asking a state board to pardon his misdemeanor conviction from 1995, saying the arresting officer lured him into exposing himself in a Lynnwood park.
Although dozens of police officers are slain on duty in any given year, active and retired police officers across the country said the killing of a Texas officer and recent targeted slayings feel different.
This year’s senior group, led by running back Collin Montez, is the second class to go through all four years at the school.
English, who has been in the position since 2011, was placed on administrative leave in February.
A cavalcade of Seattle music stars at the opening of a photography show; the 5th Avenue Theatre honors Herman Sarkowsky; and swimming for other people’s lives on Lake Washington.
The Seattle born painter and Los Angeles transplant had become a significant art world presence during his short career. His work appeared in institutional collections, and the Underground Museum had recently established a unique curatorial partnership with MOCA.
The Huskies' defensive coordinator played in Boise's first game on the blue turf, a 74-0 victory over Division II Humboldt State in 1986.
The Okura’s management says reconstruction is needed to keep the hotel one of Japan’s best and retain its status as a mainstay for diplomacy and business dealing since it opened in 1962.
Blue Origin, the space company founded by Amazon chief executive Jeff Bezos, is set to announce in September a new rocket manufacturing and launch facility in Florida.
A man who Bellevue police said who fled to Mexico to avoid facing child rape charges has been extradited from Mexico.
A man has been struck and killed by an Amtrak train in Tacoma.
Doug Trainor takes over as the Seagulls new head coach this season, and brings with him a relatively new staff.
Washington Mystics’ guard Tierra Ruffin-Pratt says ‘I’ve always wanted to guard the best players on the other team. It’s what I love to do.’