People tracking weather on the West Coast through the AccuWeather smartphone app received a notification of a tsunami warning at about 9:30 a.m. Thursday, which turned out to be a test from the National Weather Service.
Mercer Island’s boil-water advisory remains in effect Saturday, and it is still unclear when it will be lifted.
We’re not playing the long game, as the extremists are, writes syndicated columnist Nicholas Kristof.
Bellevue rolled out to an early lead and then coasted to a 30-0 win over Glacier Peak last night. What stood out about the win was the passing ability the No. 1 Wolverines have with Justus Rogers under center. Tyson Penn is a huge target out wide for the junior quarterback at 6 foot 5 and 200.
A PAC founded by DUI-defense lawyers is targeting King County district Judge Ketu Shah in the November election, backing attorney Sarah Hayne, the wife of a longtime leader in the group.
The threat of Ebola has become a reality for us in the U.S. [“Family that hosted Ebola patient confined to home,” Nation & World, Oct. 2]. Doctors and nurses throughout the country are being asked to take detailed travel histories to identify potentially infected patients.
Police are asking for help identifying two men involved in an armed robbery on the Burke-Gilman Trail in Lake Forest Park.
Vice President Joe Biden’s apology followed reports that he told students in a Harvard University speech that Turkey, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates were so eager to take down Syrian President Bashar Assad that they supported militants who went to the country.
Royals fan Joe Onofrio has a promise to keep to his baseball-challenged girlfriend after Kansas City ended its 29-year playoff drought.“He basically said if we won the division or made it past the wild-card game, and if I paid attention to the games when we watched and could name at least 10 p
Seattle backup offensive lineman Alvin Bailey won't play at Washington Monday due to a strained oblique, coach Pete Carroll said when he met the media today before the team departed for the game.
Seattle is like one big dysfunctional family, as this year’s election ballot shows.
New details on a cyberattack against JPMorgan Chase & Co.'s computer servers this summer add to increasing doubts over the security of consumer data kept by lenders, retailers and others.
A school district in Vancouver, Washington, says an elementary school student has died after suffering a brain injury. School officials say relatives report that the student told them about a playground incident.
A surge in hiring last month helped drive the nation's unemployment rate down to a six-year low of 5.9 percent -- within striking distance of what economists consider a healthy level.
From The Chronicle (Centralia, Wash.):
Sometimes, football coaches can try to be too creative or complex.
While many anglers are still glued to the coho scene in Puget Sound, others are quiet taking advantage of some fairly good resident hatchery chinook fishing in central Puget Sound (Marine Catch Area 10) which reopened on Wednesday.
As the huge coho and king salmon return snakes its way up the Columbia River, state Fish and Wildlife has decided to allow anglers more liberal seasons on some stretches of the upper river.
Monday night's game will feature the oddity of an older brother commentating for a national television audience about the actions of his younger brother.