DENVER (AP) — Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee in 2014 earned nearly $1 million from giving speeches and nearly $3 million from a publishing company that he runs, according to financial records the Republican presidential filed Friday with federal regulators. The records show that Huckabee gave 44 paid speeches between January 2014 and last April, […]
Here is some of what the agent for Russell Wilson, Mark Rodgers, had to say to reporters following news of his contract extension Friday.
Sounders defender Damion Lowe and S2 forward Oalex Anderson have been called into the Jamaica and St. Vincent U-23 national team camps, respectively, ahead of the upcoming CONCACAF Olympic qualifiers for next summer’s Games in Brazil. Lowe, the eighth pick in the 2014 MLS SuperDraft, has yet to play in an MLS game with the […]
Costco Wholesale has bought a big chunk of land in southeast Redmond, signaling that plans to build a warehouse there could be moving forward after being on hold since 2009.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell’s pension benefits can be taken away based on a law he signed while governor, according to a legal opinion issued Friday by Attorney General Mark Herring. A jury in September found McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, guilty of doing favors for former Star Scientific CEO Jonnie […]
MIAMI (AP) — Hurricane Guillermo is racing west-northwest but remains far away from Hawaii in the Pacific. The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami says Guillermo is still about 1,430 miles (2,300 kilometers) east-southeast of Hilo, Hawaii. The Category 2 hurricane had maximum sustained winds near 105 mph (150 kph). Guillermo could become a major […]
This is the live thread for Friday's game between the Mariners and Twins from Target Field in Minnesota. With the trade deadline over, the M's boast a new look as they look to recover from a disappointing first half.
Here are highlights of what Seattle coach Pete Carroll said to the media following the first practice of training camp on Friday. OPENING COMMENT: “It takes such a long time to get back to this day. So much has happened. All of a sudden it’s a first-time experience again. Fans and players being out, coaches […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — Dozens of emails that traversed Hillary Clinton’s private, unsecure home server contain national security information now deemed too sensitive to make public, according to the latest batch of records released Friday. In 2,206 pages of emails, the government censored passages to protect national security at least 64 times in 37 messages, including […]
At least 90 people in Washington state have been sickened by salmonella infections apparently tied to eating pork, health officials said Friday. A team from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is coming to help investigate.
OGUNQUIT, Maine (AP) — Officials at a Maine playhouse say Valerie Harper is resting with her family after falling ill before a performance. A statement released Friday by the Ogunquit (oh-GUHNG’-kwit) Playhouse says the 75-year-old actress, who has battled cancer, is at an undisclosed location and is looking forward to getting back on stage. She […]
While there was a lot of talk about the bridges the two sides needed to cross for Russell Wilson to sign an extension with the Seahawks, Wilson's agent Mark Rodgers said the biggest might have been agreeing on just a 4-year contract.
Photos from Seahawks training camp: July 31, 2015
A former Everett firefighter who arranged online to pay for sex with a 15-year-old girl received an eight-month jail sentence Friday following a guilty plea last month.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal tax returns released by Hillary Rodham Clinton show she and former President Bill Clinton paid an overall 35.7 percent tax rate on tens of millions the couple earned between 2007 and 2014. In a statement released by her campaign Friday, the Democratic candidate for president says the couple has paid nearly […]
The former UW coach has his Trojans favored in the Pac-12 this season.
SEATTLE (AP) — Menu prices are up 21 percent and you don’t have to tip at Ivar’s Salmon House on Seattle’s Lake Union after the restaurant decided to institute the city’s $15-an-hour minimum wage two years ahead of schedule. It is staff, not diners, who feel the real difference, with wages as much as 60 […]
Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner said he is ‘hopeful’ that he and the Seahawks can reach an agreement on a new contract. When asked if he has a deadline or if he is OK with the talks extending into the season, Wagner replied,” Now. That’s my deadline.” When asked to clarify or expand, Wagner declined. “If […]
BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore reached a grim milestone on Friday, three months after riots erupted in response to the death of Freddie Gray in police custody: With 45 homicides in July, the city has seen more bloodshed in a single month than it has in 43 years. Police reported three deaths — two men shot […]
DALLAS (AP) — A former Dallas neurosurgeon has been described by state regulators as so derelict during operations that his actions led to the deaths of two patients and left others with disabling injuries in what’s seen as one of the worst recent cases of malpractice in Texas. Dr. Christopher Duntsch, who lost his medical […]