Here are muy picks for today's games:
Ten games. Ten wins for Washington. Including two over ranked teams. The latest came Saturday night in Las Vegas. The 16th-rankeed Huskies pulled out a gritty 69-67 victory over No. 15 Oklahoma.
What exactly drove an Oklahoma teenager to travel to Oregon, leave his truck and survival gear behind and disappear on Steens Mountain will remain a mystery. But at least friends and family of Dustin Self know what happened to the 19-year-old after he was last seen in March 2013.
Low oil prices aren’t really so great for consumers or the economy when the full cost is taken into account [“Why oil prices are plunging, what it means for you,” Nation & World, Dec. 16]. Major insurers, the Pentagon, most major employers and even some oil companies agree that
Gov. Jay Inslee’s plan to pay for education and transportation with a new cap-and-trade market on carbon is bold, but risky
Even as New York's police department takes heat for its tactics in the outrage over the Eric Garner chokehold case, year-end crime statistics show two clear trends: low-level arrests are holding steady and overall crime continues to fall.
%%%f4f0b9d81c4d4679890dd0aa05b4e848%%%Tickets are now on sale for the Olympic Peninsula Salmon Derby that will be held on Feb. 20-22, a change from past seasons when it was held during Presidents Day Weekend.
Former "7th Heaven" star Stephen Collins declares he's not a pedophile, and insists he has molested a minor on just one occasion and engaged in sexual misconduct with only three girls in all.
U.S. is re-establishing diplomatic relations, but travel to Cuba still restricted.
Vashon Island artist Suzanne Moore was one of the select artisans chosen to work on The Saint John’s Bible, a massive hand-lettered, hand-illustrated tome that was created in the same way books were made before the printing press.
Canadian author Miriam Toews’ novel “All My Puny Sorrows” is a beautifully written story of two sisters, one a survivor, the other gripped by existential sadness.
“Distant Replay: Washington’s Jewish Sports Heroes” uses a scrapbook-style format to tell the stories of dozens of teams, athletes, coaches, managers, and others who came out of the Jewish community and enlivened the local sports scene.
Rebecca Solnit’s latest essay collection “Encyclopedia of Trouble and Spaciousness” covers topics from environmental accountability to disaster response to to Solnit’s travel writings on Iceland, Japan, Tunisia and Haiti.
RAVE To the U.S. Postal Service delivery person who rang our doorbell and instead of just leaving the package, waited to tell us that package thieves were in the neighborhood and gave us tips to avoid losing future deliveries. What a thoughtful representative of our postal service!
The hackers who hit Sony Pictures Entertainment days before Thanksgiving crippled the network, stole gigabytes of data and spilled into public view unreleased films and reams of private and sometimes embarrassing executive emails.
It doesn’t take much to make an argument that the coaching job he has done this season is better than a year ago.
With the 49ers dimming this season, who can replace them as the Seahawks’ primary rival? Turns out there happens to be a team poised to be the ranking Seahawk adversary. And even more conveniently, they happen to be playing the Seahawks in a game rippling with significance.
As the Seahawks go caroling around the NFL, singing the songs they want to hear and stiff-arming anyone attempting to impede their joy, they’re writing a remarkable story without realizing it.