Petersen on dispute with Baylor: "I don’t have anything more to add than what my statement was. I really don’t."
A tour guide died after being mauled by a lion in the same park in Zimbabwe where Cecil, a well-known lion, was killed by an American dentist.
Michael Bennett reiterated he's still unhappy but says he plans to play hard for his teammates this season.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Barack Obama’s reference to “the crazies” in Congress may have been “a little too flip” and was not about Iran. Obama told guests at a Democratic fundraiser near Las Vegas late Monday that he and Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid of Nevada had spent time “figuring out […]
Here are the latest updates from state Fish and Wildlife on the Buoy 10 salmon fishery at the Columbia River mouth. Anglers must now only keep hatchery-marked chinook (those with a missing adipose fin) as part of their two-salmon daily limit. Only one may be a marked chinook and only hatchery-marked coho may be kept. […]
A conservation group says it intends to sue the federal government for allowing farm-raised salmon in Puget Sound.
Olympia police say an attempted burglar was probably scared off when a car crashed into the apartment.
Salmon/Steelhead Cowlitz River – Anglers are catching summer run steelhead between the hatcheries. During five days of operations at the Cowlitz Salmon Hatchery separator, last week Tacoma Power recovered: 124 spring Chinook adults, 23 jacks, 50 mini-jacks, 22 fall Chinook adults, eight jacks, 828 summer-run steelhead, and one cutthroat trout. Most Read StoriesBellevue High’s football […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Eight people across the U.S. who registered to use Ashley Madison are suing the cheating website after hackers released personal and detailed information of millions of users, including financial data and sexual proclivities. The lawsuits were filed between last month and Monday by Ashley Madison users in California, Texas, Missouri, Georgia, […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — A tiny newborn panda cub is getting extra care at the National Zoo after mom Mei Xiang stopped letting animal keepers swap the smaller cub in for feedings as she cares for the larger twin, the zoo said Tuesday. Mei Xiang has the larger cub in her possession and appears to be […]
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Texas’ top criminal court on Tuesday stopped the scheduled execution of a Nicaraguan man convicted of killing a Houston high school teacher during a robbery more than 18 years ago. Bernardo Tercero, 39, had been set for lethal injection Wednesday evening. In a brief order, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals […]
Far from the bright lights of Manhattan, Friedrich, a German immigrant, opened a restaurant called the Dairy Restaurant with “private rooms” for prostitution, writes Gwenda Blair in Politico.
Seattle Reign midfielder and reigning league MVP Kim Little has been voted the National Women’s Soccer League Player of the Week for Week 19 of the season, the NWSL announced Tuesday in a release. Little recored her first league hat trick while leading the Reign to a 3-0 victory at the Houston Dash on Friday […]
A Seattle police officer shot and wounded a naked homeless man suspected of beating a woman to death and critically injuring her husband under the Magnolia Bridge on Monday night.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Uber is partnering with the University of Arizona to develop mapping technology as the ride-hailing company expands its research of driverless car technology. The partnership announced Tuesday between the San Francisco-based company and the university includes a $25,000 grant to UofA’s College of Optical Sciences. Uber will also test its self-driving […]
Central Washington University is giving tuition waivers to incoming and current students whose families were displaced by Washington wildfires.
Three quick ideas to get you out of town, Aug. 27-30.
Amazon isn't just getting blame as a brutal place to work, but as a monster that devoured a fair and dearly loved city.
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