The production of wine grapes set another Washington state record this year, increasing 16 percent from last year's record.
The death toll from the collapse of a crowded Latvia supermarket roof has risen to 52 and the rescue operation has resumed after a temporary halt, rescue workers said Saturday.
In “Glorious Misadventures,” Owen Matthews chronicles the checkered history of Nikolai Rezanov, a minor Russian nobleman of the 19th century with dreams of extending Russian rule to the West Coast of North America.
Eager to draw contrasts with Republicans, the White House is pushing its economic agenda as it attempts to give Democrats something to talk about other than the troubled health care rollout.
Thousands of people protesting U.S. drone strikes blocked a road in northwest Pakistan on Saturday used to truck NATO troop supplies and equipment in and out of Afghanistan, the latest sign of rising tension caused by the attacks.
Scientists have uncovered a 3,700-year-old wine cellar in the ruins of a Canaanite palace in Israel, and chemical analysis shows this is where they kept the good stuff.
Democrats quickly enjoyed the first fruits of a milestone Senate vote making it harder for the Republican minority to block President Barack Obama's nominations: They swiftly ended a GOP filibuster against one of his top judicial selections and prepared to do the same for two others.
The world of chess has a new king, and it's a 22-year-old who is as much at home posing for fashion shoots as he is pushing pawns.
Suspended Miami Dolphins guard Richie Incognito met with NFL special investigator Ted Wells for a second consecutive day Friday to discuss the team's bullying scandal, multiple media outlets reported.
An NFL game official was suspended Friday for one game without pay for making "a profane and derogatory statement" to a Washington Redskins player, an incident that has led to a call for NFL players to stop using the N-word on the field and in the locker room.
It was the same time, 12:30 p.m., Friday, Nov. 22. It was the same place, downtown Dallas.
The State Department said Friday that North Korea acknowledges it is holding an American citizen but hasn't granted diplomats consular access so the person's identity is not yet confirmed.
Intel Corp. shares are dropping on the chipmaker's disappointing forecast for 2014.
A Silicon Valley jury on Thursday added $290 million more to the damages Samsung Electronics owes Apple for copying vital iPhone and iPad features, bringing the total amount the South Korean technology titan is on the hook for to $930 million.
Henrik Sedin scored twice and twin brother Daniel Sedin had a goal and two assists as the Vancouver Canucks beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 6-2.
Three women who were freed from a London home after 30 years had been allowed outside in "carefully controlled circumstances" during their ordeal but were victims of "slavery, in simple terms," a senior British police officer said Friday.
Grizzlies advance to face Grace Academy after Sajan Nauriyal’s game-winner with seconds left.
Tara Johnson, who missed a crucial penalty-kick in last year’s semifinal loss for Liberty, delivered the game-winner this year in the Patriots’ 5-4 win in a penalty-kick shootout.
The Grizzlies won, 7-0, over Liberty Bell as they advanced to the final.