Rohan Dennis won the first stage of the Tour de France in record speed in the individual time trial Saturday, while defending Tour champion Vincenzo Nibali gained some precious time on his main rivals.
Race results for Saturday, July 4; entries for Sunday, July 5.
LaMarcus Aldridge got the answers he needed from the San Antonio Spurs.
Batting leader in the AL goes on DL for first time in his career
Temperatures hit 92 degrees Saturday, and highs in the 90s are going to keep coming for a few more days, according to the National Weather Service.
Sound Transit has begun promoting a $15 billion light-rail-expansion plan, but still needs to work out crucial route details before presenting anything to voters.
Jelena Jankovic put together a 3-6, 7-5, 6-4 victory Saturday over the second-seeded Petra Kvitova, who claimed the 2011 and 2014 titles at the All England Club.
The tax windfall predicted by some for legal weed hasn’t materialized in the first year of sales; nor have horrors imagined by opponents. But some data warrants a closer look as Washington charts a course for legalization in other states.
The U.S. women’s national soccer team has been working for four years for the chance to erase the heartbreaking memory of its loss to Japan in the 2011 World Cup final.
A fire has been smoldering underground at an old Pasco garbage dump since November 2013. The place is now a federal Superfund site, and the state’s going to try a more aggressive firefighting plan.
Seattle police are asking for help finding 76-year old Meizhen Huang, who went missing from the 200 block of Aurora Avenue. Police took to Twitter Saturday evening urging people to call 911 if they see the 5-foot, 105-pound Huang. Police did not provide additional information. This post will be updated when more information becomes available.
Matt Stonie shocked the competitive eating world Saturday by upsetting Joey “Jaws” Chestnut at the Fourth of July hot dog eating contest at Nathan’s Famous in Coney Island, thwarting Chestnut’s bid for a ninth straight victory.
A hummingbird mom takes care of her babies in West Seattle.
Varsity eight crew from Washington beats Melbourne University Boat Club to reach final at Henley-on-Thames
Angels: The best soap operas are made in the Los Angeles area. And the recent of saga “As Arte’s World Turns” with general manager Jerry DiPoto resigning over a rift with Mike Scioscia is an expected plot line. Rangers: After struggling to find velocity and command, Neftali Feliz was designated for assignment. He was never […]
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The race to replace former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock has shaped up as a classic Republican primary, pitting the son of a longtime Illinois congressman and Cabinet member against a conservative writer who has railed at what he sees as the “establishment” GOP hand-picking the disgraced lawmaker’s successor. Three Republicans and […]
CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (AP) — The fate of six women — four of them dead, two missing for months — has people on edge in this small southern Ohio city as relatives seek clues, seemingly in vain, to whatever happened to their loved ones. Grieving family members and nervous residents worry about a serial killer in […]
A Seattle doctor is protesting a King County policy that restricts gay men with STDs from getting free antibiotics to treat their partners, a practice that is routine for heterosexual couples. But local health officials say it’s more complicated than that.
GLEN, N.H. (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton said Saturday that she remains hopeful the U.S. can reach a “strong verifiable deal” to curb Iran’s nuclear weapons program by next week’s deadline. The Democratic presidential front-runner said during a July Fourth campaign organizing event in northern New Hampshire that she hopes U.S. and its allies can […]
AMHERST, N.H. (AP) — Alongside the patriotic music and waving flags Saturday in parades across Iowa and New Hampshire were clear reminders of a presidential race coming up next year: Red balloons promoting “Jeb! 2016,” a tractor draped in a Rick Perry banner and dutiful volunteers holding signs and chanting for their chosen candidates. Marching […]