At an impasse on immigration, House Republicans and Senate Democrats advanced competing proposals Wednesday for dealing with tens of thousands of young migrants showing up at the southern border. Each side quickly ruled the other's approach unacceptable, leaving any solution unclear with Congress' annual August recess looming.
Rain postpones Everett’s home game
A new study suggests dogs can show a “primordial” form of jealousy — not as complex as the human emotion, but similar in that there is a social triangle and the dog is trying to make sure it, not the rival, receives the attention.
Fifty laborers and family members living at the King Blossom Natural orchard in Brewster lost nearly everything to the Carlton complex fire early Friday morning. Now they must rebuild their lives.
Majka takes his second stage victory, but Vincenzo Nibali of Sicily increased his overall lead to 5 minutes, 26 seconds.
Nazi hunters seeking to prosecute aging war criminals have been dealt a blow with the death of a retired Philadelphia toolmaker.
The Land and Water Conservation Fund, the nation’s main source of federal money to improve access to outdoor recreation, has never received the full funding Congress promised. After 50 years, supporters are demanding more money.
Responding to a series of fiery train crashes, the government proposed rules Wednesday that would phase out tens of thousands of older tank cars that carry increasing quantities of crude oil and other highly flammable liquids through America's towns and cities.
Safety concerns after rocket strike near Tel Aviv airport.
With transmission lines down in the trail of the Carlton complex wildfire, about 7,000 Okanogan County customers remain without power as a mix of fire and rain complicates recovery efforts.
When the Brewers Association first gave presentations overseas about the American craft-beer scene about 10 years ago, people would laugh aloud.“They’re not laughing anymore,” said Bob Pease, chief operating officer for the U.S. beer trade group.
Today's rainfall broke the record for the most rain on July 23 that the city's seen since 1949.
While record-setting wildfires engulfed Central Washington, budding marijuana businesses in the area suffered from scorched plants unfit for production, pop-up fires on farms and road closures that slowed deliveries to retailers.
Washington State has just three viable quarterbacks on the roster but one of them is senior standout Connor Halliday. “How far can we take this thing?” Halliday asked Wednesday at the Pac-12 media days event.
Update at 12:29 p.m.: Seattle City Light estimates power will be restoed around Seattle Center by 2 p.m. or earlier. Power to the Monorail has been restored.
Update at 2:17 p.m: Hinda Osman Dhirane of Kent appeared this afternoon at a hearing in U.S. District Court in Seattle. Magistrate Judge James P. Donohue ordered her held pending a detention hearing next Tuesday.
Aaron Long was drafted last year by Portland in the SuperDraft but he never played for the Timbers. He was waived by Portland and signed last week by the Sounders.
A fire at a power substation near Seattle Center sent a plume of black smoke into the air Wednesday morning but did not cause any injuries, according to the Seattle Fire Department.
OSI Group, a privately held company based in Aurora, Ill., was thrust into the spotlight this weekend when a Chinese TV station reported that one of its Shanghai plants repackaged old beef and chicken and slapped new expiration dates on them.
U.S. District Judge Thomas Zilly on Monday granted the city of Seattle’s motion to dismiss remaining claims brought by David Rengo, who had alleged a Seattle police officer choked him.