Taking a cholesterol-lowering drug for five years in middle age can lower heart and death risks for decades afterward, and the benefits seem to grow over time, a landmark study finds. Doctors say it's the first evidence that early use of a statin can have a legacy effect, perhaps changing someone's odds of disease for good.
The banking industry seems to bring out dishonesty in people, a new study suggests.
Seattle City Councilwoman Kshama Sawant was arrested after she failed to disperse during a protest outside of Alaska Airlines headquarters in SeaTac Wednesday evening.
Airbus has beaten out Boeing on an order from Delta for 50 wide-body jets. The European planemaker will sell Delta 25 Airbus A350-900s and 25 Airbus A330-900neos.
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray has a new public calendar on his city website.
A big triple wow for Flying Lotus' sold-out show at the Neptune Theatre Tuesday, Nov. 18.
A timely reminder, as the holiday theater season begins: Beware of high-priced ticket brokers. It's perfectly legal in this state for a third-party ticket broker to buy blocks of tickets to, say, Pacific Northwest Ballet's "Nutcracker," or the 5th Avenue Theater's "A Christmas Story," or any of a nu
While Seattle's new preschool program will seek to enroll children from different economic backgrounds in the same classrooms, it won't bus children between neighborhoods to help achieve that mix, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray said Wednesday.
Senior Mike Criste, the Huskies' starting center in 2013, has been practicing at center again this week after Colin Tanigawa's snapping struggles continued Saturday at Arizona.
Washington state’s jobless rate rose again in October, reaching 6 percent, while the Seattle/Bellevue/Everett area unemployment rate remained flat at 4.8 percent.
The Obama administration is open to limits on the duration of its military efforts in Iraq and Syria and on the potential use of ground forces in a new war authorization against the Islamic State, a top presidential adviser said Wednesday.
A Maine logger helped save an infant from drowning when he crawled into a car that was upside-down in water and used a knife to cut the straps off her car seat and pull her out, police said.
A Citigroup manager has been found dead in a bathtub in his New York City apartment with this throat cut.
RAVE To the gentleman in a wheelchair who saw me drop my wallet running uphill on Third Avenue to the light-rail station. It was pouring rain and I had a plane to catch, and he really went out of his way to catch up to me, he was awesome!
The New York Times is telling its world of readers where to eat and play in a weekend in Seattle.
Mission Ridge near Wenatchee and Whistler-Blackcomb in British Columbia will be open Saturday and Sunday, and with a winter storm forecast this week, more snow could be on the way.
Hoping for a Thanksgiving Day outing to your favorite ski hill in the Washington Cascades? Um, you might want to have a Plan B. With a week to go, here are webcam photos from around the region:
Chinese censors have newly blocked access to several popular websites as they target content delivery networks that serve much of the Internet, according to a U.S. Internet service company.
Seattle running back Marshawn Lynch will be fined $100,000 for not talking to the media following the team's 24-20 loss at Kansas City Sunday, according to NFL spokesman Michael Signora.