Iraqi troops backed by Shiite militiamen and Kurdish security forces recaptured two eastern towns from Islamic State group militants after fierce clashes, officials said Monday.
Many thought then-No. 6 Stanford upsetting then-No. 1 UConn last week, snapping the Huskies' 47-game winning streak, was good for the women's basketball season. Well, that was just the beginning.
Microsoft is suing the Internal Revenue Service in an effort to get details of an agreement between the tax regulator and a law firm examining how Microsoft tallied its sales between subsidiaries.
Early shoppers will likely get some good bargains, but some promotions are more about getting noticed.
UW seniors Hau'oli Kikaha and DiAndre Campbell met with the media after practice Monday:
Crystal Mountain, Washington's biggest ski and snowboarding area, can't set an opening day yet because of warmer temperatures, howling winds and rain forecast for this week.
It's that time of year again, folks. The beloved Apple Cup. A time where Washington is divided between crimson and purple in the state's longest-standing rivalry. It's also a time Coug and Husky fans alike get to dust off old jokes, jabs and one-liners at their respective in-state foes.
More than 30 horses died in a stable fire in suburban Chicago over the weekend, with distraught owners of the animals arriving Sunday to lay flowers at the site, a fire department official said.
A review of UMO Ensemble’s “Fail Better: Beckett Moves UMO,” which played recently at ACT Theatre.
There will be a rare "no" vote Monday when the Seattle City Council adopts the city's new budget for 2015 and 2016.
This should be interesting, to say the least: Busy documentarian Alex Gibney, who won an Oscar for "Taxi to the Dark Side," is completing a documentary that examines the Church of Scientology and its Hollywood connections, based on the 2013 book "Going Clear" by Lawrence Wright. The film, also calle
One Direction won three honors at the American Music Awards, including artist of the year over powerhouse acts like Beyonce and Luke Bryan, while breakthrough newcomer Iggy Azalea beat out heavyweights Eminem and Drake in the rap categories.
Authorities say the driver of a tour bus that overturned in California, killing one man and injuring at least 30 other passengers, might have been fatigued.
Just as the holidays are nearly upon us, so Major League Soccer award season has begun: FC Dallas forward Tesho Akindele has been voted the 2014 MLS rookie of the year by the league's media, players and club management.
The police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, setting off weeks of ongoing protests, has gotten married.
USGS scientists think they’ve discovered the fault responsible for an 1872 quake that was one of Washington’s largest. The find holds clues about future risks.