With less buzz, a smaller selection and an older audience than its entrenched rivals, Amazon has been quietly building a digital-music offering to give its Amazon Prime members another reason to stick with the service. Now, it hopes to make some noise.
Denver won its first NCAA men’s lacrosse championship, beating Maryland 10-5 behind five goals from senior Wesley Berg before a crowd of 24,215 in Philadelphia. Denver is the first men’s champion from outside the Eastern time zone.
LONDON (AP) — Klara Balogova was 18, penniless and heavily pregnant when she rode thousands of miles from Slovakia to England to marry a man she had never met. She knew he did not want her, or her child. He wanted her European identity card. The marriage was arranged so the 23-year-old Pakistani groom could […]
In a sign of ongoing tensions over Ukraine, Russia is conducting a surprise test of its Central Military District’s air defenses, a show of force coinciding with NATO-led military exercises in the Arctic being mounted in response to earlier Russian maneuvers.
A hospital spokeswoman said one of two boys injured in an explosion outside a home in Enumclaw has been released from the hospital. According to Susan Gregg of Harborview Medical Center, the second boy is still in critical condition and had his first surgery Monday. In a statement, Gregg said the operation went well, but […]
The law that will change the name July 24 to the “Liquor and Cannabis Board” also directed the board to decide which unlicensed medical-marijuana shops and grow operations to legitimize by July 1, 2016.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The city of Cleveland has reached a settlement with the U.S. Justice Department over a pattern of excessive force and civil rights violations by the police department, a senior federal law enforcement official said Monday. The official was not authorized to speak publicly of the settlement ahead of the official announcement, expected […]