Ohio State University fired the director of its celebrated marching band on Thursday after determining he ignored a "sexualized" culture of rituals including students being pressured to march in their underwear and participate in sexually themed stunts.
If migrant children from Central America do come to Joint Base Lewis-McChord, local communities would not be responsible for their welfare, federal officials told local representatives Wednesday.
Marshawn Lynch, who threatened to hold out during Seattle’s minicamp last June but then showed up anyway, is expected to be absent when the Seahawks begin training camp Friday. The news was revealed by former Seahawk fullback Michael Robinson, who is now working for the NFL Network.
For years, the wind industry has been hampered by such a severe lack of transmission lines that when the wind is strong, a local power surplus forces some machines to be shut down. Now, Texas is conducting an experiment that might hold lessons for the rest of the U.S.
Alec Baldwin and Shia LaBeouf never ended up sharing a Broadway stage as planned last year, but real-life dramatics landed both of them Thursday in a distinctly less celebrated venue: Manhattan criminal courts.
An influential federal appeals-court judge says lethal injection was a “dishonest” attempt to disguise the brutal nature of capital punishment and properly trained firing squads are a “foolproof” way to quickly execute an inmate and avoid complications surrounding lethal inje
Pac-12 football media days ground to a close Thursday, and in my mind, the new two-day format was a big success. I heard some reservations from colleagues about how it worked, but if the overriding goal of the league is increased visibility – duh – this seemed the way to go.
From white-winged scoters and surf scoters to long-tailed ducks, murres, loons and some seagulls, the number of everyday marine birds here has plummeted dramatically in recent decades. The reasons are often complex, but for many the loss of forage fish like herring might hold a clue.
To paraphrase Mark Twain, reports of a drone strike on the Space Needle were greatly exaggerated.
The Seahawks have, according to varying reports, added two players to their roster tonight to get to the NFL limit of 90.
A man charged with fatally stabbing a 17-year-old girl in Redmond threatened to stab the next person he saw, according to court documents.
A current-day documentary, “Grays Harbor Happenings,” gives new life to rediscovered film clips depicting life in Grays Harbor nearly a century ago.
Two University of Texas football players were arrested and charged Thursday with felony sexual assault after a female student said she was raped in a campus dorm room last month.
Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was blown out of the sky one week ago on Thursday, thrusting at least 10 countries whose citizens were on board into the middle of a war between Ukraine’s government and pro-Russia rebels. Yet there is no sign of an investigation.
A 45-year-old man has been charged with two counts of first-degree murder in connection with the deaths of his mother and stepfather on Saturday in Seattle’s South Park neighborhood.
Starbucks’ growing ability to draw people into the store for items other than a latte brought in record quarterly revenues and higher-than-expected profit.
It's not an easy time to be running an independent movie theater: In recent years, virtually all have had to pony up to pay for digital conversion, as the release of movies on 35mm film fades away. (Among the area's indies who have converted, or are in the process of converting: Northwest Film Forum
It’s difficult to justify our outrage over the failure of the Palestinians and the Israelis to act in the best interests of their people when Democrats and Republicans on Capitol Hill can’t do it either, writes syndicated columnist
The Pebble Mine project is bad news for a vital Alaskan salmon fishery and the thousands of jobs its supports throughout the Northwest.