Republican Pedro Celis is hoping to catch a GOP wave this year in his challenge to Democratic Congresswoman Suzan DelBene. But Celis’ campaign has struggled.
A locally produced video will train EMTs and paramedics how to deal with potential Ebola patients.
Traffic congestion became much worse from 2011-13, even though the number of miles driven in Washington state barely changed.
In an order posted Monday, U.S. District Judge Marsha Pechman found that new use-of-force policies do not unconstitutionally infringe on the safety of Seattle police.
An interview with Lena Dunham, star of HBO’s “Girls,” who appeared in Seattle on Oct. 18 to promote her memoir, “Not That Kind of Girl.”
The Russian container ship that had been drifting powerlessly off the British Columbia coast, raising fears of a fuel spill, is now safe at a Canadian port.
Seahawks coach Pete Carroll and new Jets receiver Percy Harvin didn’t get into any specifics Monday of problems in Seattle.
Sophomore will go if healthy, otherwise, redshirt freshman Troy Williams will likely make his first career start.
Washington gets verbal commitments from Malik Dime, a 6-foot-10 junior-college center and Devenir Duruisseau, a 6-8, 240-pound power forward at Fishburne Military School in Waynesboro, Va.
Perhaps coincidentally, but the Sounders scored twice in three minutes after Marco Pappa entered the lineup Sunday against the Galaxy.
Veteran right-hander Chris Young was honored as the American League comeback player of the year in voting by players.
Their experience has been a big help in the Kansas City dugout this postseason.
Coming off a bye after a loss to Stanford, Washington is ready to get back to action against Arizona on Saturday.
The Arizona Cardinals are 5-1 for the first time in 38 years. After a victory at winless Oakland, the team sits alone atop the NFC West, with a two-game cushion in the loss column over San Francisco and the Seahawks.But the road is about to get a lot tougher for the Cardinals.
Seahawks unit that has been hurt by injuries could gain an important body when Byron Maxwell returns from an injury.
Seattle defense couldn’t make key stop when it needed to in fourth quarter.
Kamiak’s boys’ tennis team snapped Jackson’s 97-match win streak to earn a share of the WesCo 4A championship.
A closer look at the Carolina Panthers
The U.S. women’s team beat Haiti 6-0 to complete group play in the CONCACAF championship, the qualifying tournament for next year’s World Cup.
A closer look at the Cougars’ next opponent
Most, but not all, say slow start Sunday had nothing to do with surprising trade that happened Friday
The Seahawks made plays on offense, but were undone by an awful day on special teams in their 28-26 loss to the Rams.
The Huskies win 3-0 for their fourth consecutive victory
Madison Bumgarner starts the World Series opener on Tuesday as the visiting San Francisco Giants try to become the first National League team to win three World Series titles in a five-year span since the St. Louis Cardinals of 1942-46. James Shields goes in Game 1 for the Kansas City Royals.
Larry Stone column: The Seahawks thought they’d avoid the Super Bowl hangover but are finding out just how tough it is in the NFL after winning a championship.
Golf results for Monday, Oct. 20
Swimming results for Friday, Oct. 17
Tennis results for Monday, Oct. 20
Tennis results for Saturday, Oct. 18
After years of shying away from science, engineering and clean-technology startups, investors are beginning to take an interest in them again. But these startups face intense pressure to prove they can turn a profit more quickly than hot tech companies can.
Microsoft highlights some big numbers when it tells the story of its growing cloud offerings. Analysts say the level of the company’s investment in those operations is eye-catching.
UPDATE - 11:50 PM
The CEO of French oil giant Total SA was killed when his corporate jet collided with a snow removal machine Monday night at Moscow's Vnukovo Airport, the company said.
IBM disappointed investors Monday, reporting weak revenue growth again and a big charge to shed its costly chipmaking division as the tech giant tries to steer its business toward cloud computing and social-mobile services. Shares fell more than 7 percent as investors sold off sharply and the stock dragged the Dow 30 into the red.
A sudden plunge in mortgage rates last week raised an urgent question for millions of Americans:
Canadian Pacific Railway has ended talks with U.S. counterpart CSX about a possible combination and plans no more discussions.
Sears is looking to raise more cash, announcing that it is planning a rights offering that may raise up to $625 million.
Sprint Corp. has cut 452 jobs from its Overland Park headquarters as part of a previously announced cost-cutting effort, the nation's third-biggest cellphone carrier disclosed in a filing with the Kansas Department of Commerce.
Several law firms that represented a man who claimed he owned half of the social network and was entitled to billions of dollars are being sued by Facebook.
AMD says it will cut 7 percent of its global workforce in an effort to improve its profitability.
The stock market needs to see a therapist.
UPDATE - 12:20 AM
Vice President Joe Biden, who infamously dubbed New York City's outdated LaGuardia Airport "a third-world country," joined Gov. Andrew Cuomo at a news conference Monday to tout plans to improve the region's airports.
UPDATE - 12:20 AM
While Republicans in Congress shout, "Repeal Obamacare," GOP governors in many states have quietly accepted the law's major Medicaid expansion. Even if their party wins control of the Senate in the upcoming elections, they just don't see the law going away.
UPDATE - 12:07 AM
Earth is on pace to tie or even break the mark for the hottest year on record, federal meteorologists say.
UPDATE - 12:20 AM
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday the Obama administration decided to airdrop weapons and ammunitions to "valiant" Kurds fighting Islamic State extremists in the Syrian border town of Kobani because it would be "irresponsible" and "morally very difficult" not to support them.
UPDATE - 12:07 AM
Colorado health authorities suggested banning many forms of edible marijuana, including brownies and cookies, then whipsawed away from the suggestion Monday after it went public.
UPDATE - 11:06 PM
Compared to the rush to donate after major disasters of the last decade, charitable giving to address the Ebola tragedy is almost nonexistent, and the relief agencies that typically seek donations after a catastrophe are mostly silent.
The presidential victory of Joko Widodo, who was born in a Javan slum, over a former general and son-in-law of Suharto was characterized by many as a battle between a commoner and someone from Indonesia’s political elite and authoritarian past.
After months of protests, which included threats of Metropolitan Opera officials and online harassment of the cast, “Klinghoffer” finally went on Monday night in New York. It is about the killing of Leon Klinghoffer, an American Jew, by terrorists during a1985 hijacking of a cruise shi
A convicted murderer sentenced to more than a half-century behind bars is suing the state of Connecticut, saying its ban on pornography in prison violates his constitutional rights.
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Monday suspended one of its members over his participation in a state government pornographic email scandal that involved employees of the attorney general's office.
Gough Whitlam, a flamboyant Australian prime minister and controversial social reformer whose grip on power was cut short by a bitter constitutional crisis, died Tuesday at the age of 98.
The investigation of a U.S. Marine in the slaying of a young transgender woman has sparked anger in the Philippines and revived debate over the presence of the American military.
A man surfing with his three young sons used his fist and surfboard to fend off a weekend shark attack in waters off Maui.
Dozens of cities, including Atlanta, Denver and Seattle, allow such searches, which law-enforcement officials say help them catch fugitives and fight prostitution and drug dealing.
U.S. businesses were much less likely to boost pay in the third quarter than in previous months, even as hiring remained healthy, a sign that wage gains may remain weak in the coming months.
A planned strike by pilots at Lufthansa has been expanded to include a one-day walkout Tuesday at the German airline's long-haul fleet.
The joke was on Jay Leno as comedians saluted the former "Tonight Show" host Sunday when he received the nation's top humor prize.
Police blocked off roads, sifted through leaves and scoured a rural area where they found remains that could be missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham.
A Pacific tempest packing hurricane force winds brushed Hawaii over the weekend with heavy rain, high surf and strong winds, but the islands rode out the storm with no reports of any serious problems.
The Nebraska doctors treating an American video journalist for Ebola say he could be released by the end of the week if tests show he's free of the deadly virus.
President Barack Obama says the Supreme Court's recent gay marriage orders may have the biggest impact of any ruling of his presidency.
Rejected time and again for the 2022 Winter Olympics, the IOC will soon be seeking suitors for the 2024 Summer Olympics.
Rarely one to leave anything to chance, President Barack Obama is playing it by ear this week as his administration's response to the Ebola scare continues to evolve.
The FCC is finally putting the outrageous costs for telephone calls from prison under the regulatory spotlight.
Seattle has a meaningful plan for high-quality preschool embodied in Proposition 1B on the Nov. 4 ballot, write guest columnists Christina Weiland and Deborah Philliips.
Ross Douthat / Syndicated columnist
Columnist Ross Douthat notes the public has been steadily conditioned to fear government incompetence much more than it fears secret conspiracies against the public good. Ebola is a case study.
A review of both casts in Seattle Opera’s impressive production of Mozart’s “Don Giovanni,” on stage through Nov. 1, 2014.
An interview with Justin Simien, writer-director of an ambitious race comedy seen earlier this year at the Seattle International Film Festival.
The British actor Cary Elwes, whose role as Westley in “The Princess Bride” overshadowed nearly everything else on his résumé, has a new book out: “As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of the Princess Bride.”
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