The nation's first measles-related death in 12 years happened right here in Washington state. Parents should vaccinate their children.
Congratulations to the U.S. Women's National Team for winning the World Cup in grand style and inspiring a new generation of female athletes.
Mariners starter Felix Hernandez was selected to his sixth All-Star Game on Monday, the most ever by a Mariners' pitcher.
Tips on feeding picky children, beyond sneaking veggies into dishes where they are unexpected.
Huge TV numbers and interest were generated by the United State’s victory in the World Cup, but as men’s soccer has learned, that doesn’t guarantee American pro soccer can capitalize on the bump.
Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson gave an especially revealing interview over the weekend, talking about his faith, baseball, Ciara and the last play of the Super Bowl.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — An independent review of new information about the mysterious 1961 plane crash that killed U.N. Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjold puts to rest claims that he was assassinated after surviving the crash but provides new information about a possible aerial attack or interference. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called for a further inquiry or […]
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby testified in 2005 that he got Quaaludes with the intent of giving them to young women he wanted to have sex with, and he admitted giving the sedative to at least one woman and “other people,” according to documents obtained Monday by The Associated Press. The AP had gone to […]
Searchers have rescued a man near White Pass after he became lost while hiking a portion of the Pacific Crest Trail in central Washington.
NEW YORK (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is doubling down on his description of Mexican immigrants as criminals. The GOP businessman issued a statement Monday responding to critics in and out of his party. Trump called Mexican immigrants criminals and rapists as he launched his presidential bid last month. Several businesses, including NBC, […]
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft is on track to sweep past Pluto next week despite hitting a “speed bump” that temporarily halted science collection. A computer overload prompted the spacecraft to partially shut down on July 4th — just days before the first-ever close flyby of Pluto. Flight controllers managed to […]
IOWA CITY, Iowa — A convicted armed robber managed to escape from one of Iowa’s most highly secure prison cells by sneaking through the building’s piping onto the roof and guiding himself to the ground with a makeshift rope, authorities said Monday. Justin Kestner, 25, escaped early Sunday from a cell in the A-Pod unit […]
The median price of single-family homes sold in King County in June climbed to $500,000.
The body was recovered from Ebey Slough near Lake Stevens last month.
Here is the latest update on Columbia River summer chinook and sockeye by Joe Hymer, a state Fish and Wildlife biologist: Bonneville Dam counts of adult summer chinook are closing in on a new record dating back since at least 1938. Only the 76,538 fish counted between June 16-July 5, 1957 is larger than the […]
Police say the body of an unidentified person was found in an abandoned van in Renton.
QUINCY — A second concert-goer has died after falling ill while attending a music festival at the Gorge Amphitheatre last month. The British Columbia Coroners Service says 22-year-old Vivek Pandher died Sunday at Vancouver General Hospital in British Columbia. The service’s Barbara McLintock says a cause has not been determined yet but coroners are looking […]
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Oklahoma Supreme Court ruling that will rid the Capitol grounds of a religious monument has simultaneously scuttled the plans of a group advocating for a Satanic statue there, and they now hope to enshrine the deity outside the Arkansas Statehouse. The Satanic Temple, which advocates for the separation of […]
As expected, the Mariners activated right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma from the 15-day disabled list in time to start Monday night’s game against the Detroit Tigers at Safeco Field. Iwakuma, 34, had been on the disabled list since April 24 because of a strained lat muscle. Iwakuma is 0-1 with a 6.61 ERA in three major-league starts this […]
BOSTON — A Massachusetts man has been charged with posting on an FBI website that he planned to kill President Barack Obama. Twenty-eight-year-old Andrew O’Keefe, of Mansfield, has been charged with a felony count of posting an online threat against the president. He made an initial appearance Monday in U.S. District Court in Boston and […]