Hideki Matsuyama was bracing for a rough day at the Memorial and wound up with a share of the lead Thursday.
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — A suicide bomber exploded a car at a checkpoint outside a military barracks and killed eight soldiers on Thursday, witnesses said of the latest of daily attacks blamed on Boko Haram in Nigeria’s northeastern city of Maiduguri. More than 60 people have been killed by bombings and rocket-propelled grenades since Nigeria’s […]
DETROIT (AP) — A Detroit mother accused of killing two of her children and storing their bodies in a freezer yelled during separate court outbursts Thursday that she killed them. Mitchelle Blair was temporarily removed during the custody trial to settle her parental rights to her surviving 8-year-old son and 17-year-old daughter. She was arrested […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — Police are searching for evidence that would link an assistant of a slain corporate executive to the killings of the executive, his wife, their 10-year-old son, and their housekeeper inside their Washington mansion, court documents show. Police obtained a search warrant for a vehicle belonging to the 28-year-old assistant, a driver for […]
NEW DELHI (AP) — Nestle India said Friday it had decided to take its popular brand of instant noodles off the shelves in the country after several Indian states banned it for allegedly containing unsafe levels of lead. The company said in a statement that the trust of its consumers and the safety of products […]
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Alan Bond, the polarizing global entrepreneur who became an Australian hero by bankrolling a historic America’s Cup yacht race victory before going to prison over the nation’s biggest corporate fraud, died on Friday. He was 77. Bond, who had rheumatic fever as a child which weakened his heart, died in Fiona […]
LONGMONT, Colo. (AP) — A tornado that touched down in northern Colorado damaged several homes Thursday as storms brought flooding and marble-size hail to some areas. At least three homes were destroyed in the town of Berthoud, about 40 miles north of Denver, said Lori Hodges, director of the Larimer County Office of Emergency Management. […]
A man knocked a 74-year-old woman to the ground and ripped a necklace from her neck Thursday afternoon in Seward Park, according to the Seattle Police Department.
Down a set and a break Thursday, and clearly not herself, Serena Williams summoned the resolve to reach the French Open final by beating 23rd-seeded Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland 4-6, 6-3, 6-0.
Bellevue High School’s decorated head football coach, Butch Goncharoff, has been suspended and the team placed on probation after a broad investigation, according to records obtained by The Seattle Times.
All that separates American Pharoah from ending the longest drought in horse racing history — 37 years without a Triple Crown winner — is 1½ miles and seven rivals determined to make him earn a victory in the Belmont Stakes.
Hamilton placed on disabled list just seven games into return.
The Mariners cleared up a roster logjam Thursday by designating outfielder Justin Ruggiano for assignment.
Buyers are looking for even more exclusivity, so Rolls and other luxury automakers are more than happy to serve them, offering custom-tailored cars and limited-production “special edition” sedans.
The NSA program disclosure comes at a time of unprecedented cyberattacks on U.S. financial institutions, businesses and government agencies.
Well, that didn’t take long. Noah Dickerson wasted little time and verbally committed to Washington on Thursday afternoon. The former Florida signee had planned to spend two days visiting with the Huskies before traveling to the Bay Arena this weekend and taking an official trip to California. However, the four-star prospect ended his recruitment after […]
Junior right-hander is selected as Washington’s Gatorade Softball Player of the Year.
Fishmongers from Pike Place Market tossed salmon to grizzly bears at the Woodland Park Zoo Thursday in anticipation of Saturday’s Bear Affair: Living Northwest Conservation Day.
SoundCloud’s deal with the independents is seen as a step toward showing it could generate money for the artists and their labels.