A Garfield High School teacher who was pepper-sprayed by a Seattle police officer after giving a speech at the city's Martin Luther King Jr. Day march in January has filed a federal lawsuit against the department.
The state budget agreement reached by lawmakers and Gov. Jay Inlsee over the weekend would cut tuition at colleges and universities and raise new revenue.
Tuesday Pro baseball TV Radio 4 p.m. Chicago Cubs at N.Y. Mets ESPN 6:05 p.m. PCL, Las Vegas at Tacoma 850 7:05 p.m. NWL, Boise at Everett 1380 7:10 p.m. Seattle at San Diego ROOT 710 WNBA basketball 5 p.m. New York at Chicago ESPN2 7 p.m. Tulsa at Seattle KING 5.2 Pro tennis 4 […]
It’s quite likely Seahawks fans have been dealing with the Super Bowl loss by playing Jimmy Graham highlight videos on repeat since the team acquired the three-time Pro Bowl tight end in March. If that’s the case, this photo — tweeted by Graham on Monday — might make those daydreams a little bit more vivid, […]
The current version of Montgomery is vastly different from the pitcher that had been near the top every Kansas City Royals prospects list from 2009 to 2011. It’s an oft-heard transition. Montgomery went from thrower to pitcher.
GEORGETOWN, Colo. — Lightning struck near the top of a more than 14,000-foot mountain popular with hikers, sending three people to hospitals and killing a dog, Colorado authorities said. The victims were among about a dozen people who were just below the summit of Mount Bierstadt when lightning struck around 11:30 a.m. Sunday. A total […]
NASA may delay awarding the next round of space-cargo delivery contracts pending an investigation into what caused a SpaceX rocket to explode after takeoff, the second failure in the U.S. program in less than a year.
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray’s administration has selected three preferred sites for new, city-regulated homeless encampments to potentially be established this year.
Four people were arrested early Monday following a chase in which shots were fired at a Snoqualmie police car.
Bill on biology graduation requirement stalls in Olympia: A bill that would have removed a biology exam from state graduation requirements has stalled in the state Legislature after being referred to a Senate committee that doesn’t meet during special sessions. Officials have estimated that roughly 2,000 students across the state failed the test and many of […]
Seattle defensive lineman Michael Bennett has not been shy about stating his unhappiness when his contract when given an opportunity, and he repeated to the NFL Network on Monday that he could hold out of training camp in an attempt to get a new deal from the Seahawks. Bennett is quoted as saying that a […]
The Sounders have signed Erik Friberg, a midfielder who made 26 MLS appearance for the club during the 2011 season, the club announced Monday afternoon in a release — though the deal is pending the arrival of his visa and International Transfer Certificate and per club and league policy, the exact terms were not disclosed. Friberg, […]
Morris, the son of the Sounders’ medical director, is breaking his way into the U.S. national team's regular rotation.
A drone weighing about 2 pounds struck a woman during Seattle's Pride parade.
Police are investigating three unrelated hate crimes targeting gay men and a transgender victim that occurred hours apart on Sunday, the same day hundreds of people attended the annual Pride parade in downtown Seattle.
A Fred Hutch scientist has received a $4.1 million award from the Department of Defense to study metastatic breast cancer. Cyrus Ghajar received an “Era of Hope” scholar award through the DOD’s Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP). The BRCP is the second-largest funder of breast cancer research in the U.S. Ghajar directs the Laboratory for […]
Celgene will pay Seattle-based Juno Therapeutics about $1 billion as part of a 10-year partnership to study cures for cancer and autoimmune diseases.
The Northwest Asthma & Allergy Center in Seattle has been named one of 22 “centers of excellence” in a new network of sites to conduct clinical trials, develop therapies and establish best practices for diagnosing and treating food allergies. The nonprofit group, Food Allergy Research & Education, known as FARE, announced the formation of the network […]
The Seattle police chief has asked for a preliminary review of comments made by two officers in a video posted by The New York Times.
Microsoft is getting out of Web display advertising, with AOL taking over the business as the software maker seeks to focus more on mobile and cloud-based computing.