The Peachoid has been a startling roadside attraction along I-85 between Charlotte, N.C., and Atlanta. But after the tower starred in a 2013 episode of the Netflix series “House of Cards,” its fame spread.
U.S. soccer goalkeeper Hope Solo, a former Washington Huskies standout who plays for Seattle Reign FC, was combative and insulted Kirkland police during her arrest on suspicion of domestic violence last year, according to an ESPN report.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico’s ruling party has lost seats in congress but may gain a majority from its coalition with the small but growing Green Party that was everywhere during the campaign, according to official voting trends released late Sunday by the electoral institute. Voters also elected Mexico’s first independent governor after a reform […]
POMONA, Calif. (AP) — The robots drove, walked through rubble, climbed stairs, turned valves and sometimes fell, amid cheers and groans from a crowd of thousands at the Fairplex in Pomona, California. After three years of research, development and an obstacle course of competition, a South Korean team on Saturday won the three-year and $3.5-million […]
A 29-year-old athlete from Florida set out on Sunday from a port east of Tokyo headed for San Francisco in her 23-foot -long vessel, hoping to finish the 6,000-mile journey by late September and become the first woman to row solo across the Pacific.
Some large shareholders had called for Jain and Fitschen to step down because of a series of large legal penalties imposed on the bank for past wrongdoing, as well as inconsistent profit and questions about the bank’s strategy.
The North Pacific Fishery Management Council on Sunday voted to reduce by 25 percent the amount of halibut a Seattle-based bottom trawl fleet can catch and discard while pursuing other fish in the Bering Sea.
Monday Minor League baseball TV Radio 7:05 p.m. PCL, Tacoma at Sacramento 850 NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals 5 p.m. Tampa Bay at Chicago NBCSN 5 p.m. Tampa Bay at Chicago CBUT Cycling 10 p.m.* Criterium du Dauphine NBCSN FIFA Women’s World Cup soccer 1 p.m. Sweden vs. Nigeria 13 4:30 p.m. United States vs. […]
In a virtual repeat of her stakes victory last month, heavily favored Kikisoblu drew clear for a 6¼-length victory in Sunday’s $50,000 Washington State Legislators Stakes for older fillies and mares at Emerald Downs.