Amazon, other tech workers join Seattle climate rally
SEATTLE (AP) — As they joined a massive climate march led by Seattle school students Wednesday, hundreds of Amazon workers celebrated the company's recent vow to cut its use of fossil fuels but...
2nd case of vaping lung illness reported in King County
SEATTLE (AP) — Authorities say a second case of vaping-related lung illness has been reported in King County.
KOMO reports there have now been five vaping-related illnesses reported in...
Defensive end Ziggy Ansah to make Seahawks debut
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Seattle Seahawks defensive end Ziggy Ansah, wide receiver David Moore and defensive tackle Poona Ford are set to return to the lineup Sunday against the New Orleans...
2 backups better than 1 for New Orleans Saints
SEATTLE (AP) — The debate started once Drew Brees went down last Sunday. How should the New Orleans Saints handle their quarterback situation going forward?
Lime to close down app-based car-rental service in Seattle
SEATTLE (AP) — Lime will shut down its app-based car-rental service in Seattle by the end of the year to focus on electric mobility, calling the endeavor a "great learning experience" in an email...
Man charged in Seattle light rail station shooting
SEATTLE (AP) — Prosecutors say a 20-year-old followed his alleged victims down to the lower level of Seattle's Westlake light-rail station and opened fire as bystanders ran from the scene. One man...
Orioles look to break 4-game losing streak against Mariners
Seattle Mariners (65-88, fifth in the AL West) vs. Baltimore Orioles (49-104, fifth in the AL East)
Baltimore; Friday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Mariners: Felix Hernandez (1-6,...
Seahawks relying on linebackers more, and for a good reason
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Bobby Wagner usually is not shy about promoting his position, noting that sometimes linebackers can get lost in the attention typically lavished on pass rushers getting sacks...
Wounded Saints face unbeaten Seahawks in early NFC showdown
SEATTLE (AP) — In his 13 seasons in charge New Orleans coach Sean Payton has always had one constant by his side.
Nearly every game. Nearly every snap. It's almost always been Drew Brees on...
107 DNA swabs from people with convictions destroyed
SEATTLE (AP) — Police say over 100 DNA swabs from people with misdemeanor convictions were inadvertently destroyed by Seattle Police Department evidence warehouse staff members.
Washington state sues Trump over diverted military funding
SEATTLE (AP) — Washington state's attorney general sued President Donald Trump on Thursday over his plan to shift more than $3.6 billion in military construction funding to help build a border...
Seattle mayor wants to impose per-ride tax on Uber, Lyft
SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle would charge a new 51-cent tax on each Uber and Lyft ride in the city, and use some of that money to finish the downtown streetcar, under a proposal released by Mayor Jenny...
Officer assigned to clean up homeless camps files $10M claim
SEATTLE (AP) — A Seattle police officer has filed a $10 million claim against the city, alleging it negligently exposed him to "an extremely dangerous man-made toxin" by assigning him and other...
Seattle seeks series sweep of Pittsburgh
Seattle Mariners (64-88, fifth in the AL West) vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (65-87, fifth in the AL Central)
Sounders, FC Dallas battle to scoreless tie
SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle coach Brian Schmetzer said it was two points lost for the Sounders. His coaching counterpart, Luchi Gonzalez, saw it as one big point gained for FC Dallas.
Saints QB Brees has surgery on hand, teammates move on
SEATTLE (AP) — As Drew Brees underwent surgery on his injured throwing hand Wednesday afternoon in Los Angeles, his New Orleans Saints teammates went about business mostly as usual preparing for...
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Seahawks line looks to improve after sacks, penalties
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Back in May, Seahawks left tackle Duane Brown said he believed Seattle's offensive line had a chance to be the best in the NFL.
Feds propose major habitat protections for killer whales
SEATTLE (AP) — U.S. protections for the waters that a group of endangered orcas call home could soon expand beyond the Seattle area to encompass much of the West Coast, from the Canadian border to...
Amazon opens 30,000 jobs; holds nationwide job fair
SEATTLE (AP) — A Seattle-based technology company has held a nationwide job fair after opening 30,000 jobs, including 13,600 jobs in Washington.
Light rail station shooting suspect held on $2M bail
SEATTLE (AP) — A judge has found probable cause to hold a Seattle man on investigation of homicide, assault and unlawfully having a firearm in connection with a deadly shooting at a Seattle light...
Pirates, streaking Newman set for matchup against Mariners
Seattle Mariners (63-88, fifth in the AL West) vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (65-86, fifth in the AL Central)
Delle Donne, Meesseman help Mystics edge Aces, 97-95
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Mystics were thrilled to pull out a close win in the playoffs.
Elena Delle Donne scored 24 points and hit a crucial turnaround jumper late, Emma Meesseman...
Washington student arrested for social media video threat
SEATTLE (AP) — Washington authorities have arrested a high school student after a threatening video was posted to the social media platform TikTok.
Officials: Fall weather to hit western Washington regions
SEATTLE (AP) — Washington weather officials say fall weather has arrived as heavy rain is expected throughout the western part of the state.
KING-TV reports that the National Weather Service...
Sound Transit beefed up light rail security before shooting
SEATTLE (AP) — Before last weekend's deadly shooting at a Seattle light rail station leaders at Sound Transit were concerned about maintaining a sense of safety for the 80,000 daily light-rail...
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Seattle council adopts hotel-worker protections
SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle City Council has voted unanimously to adopt hotel-worker protections meant to replace and improve on a voter-approved law that was struck down in court.
Pirates take 3-game skid into matchup with Mariners
Seattle Mariners (62-88, fifth in the AL West) vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (65-85, fifth in the AL Central)
Seattle takes on FC Dallas after Lodeiro’s 2-goal game
FC Dallas (12-11-7, eighth in the Western Conference) vs. Seattle Sounders FC (14-9-7, second in the Western Conference)
Seattle police arrest suspect in light rail station shooting
SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle police say a suspect in a deadly shooting at a downtown light rail station has been arrested.
Police said the person was arrested Monday afternoon in...
Seahawks still flawed but off to best start since 2013
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — For the first time since their Super Bowl season of 2013, the Seattle Seahawks have started 2-0. The way they've gotten there still leaves questions about just how good they...
Bill Gates to honor India’s Modi despite Kashmir concerns
SEATTLE (AP) — Bill and Melinda Gates aren't backing down from honoring India Prime Minister Narendra Modi despite concerns about human rights abuses in the disputed Kashmir region.
New Seattle NHL arena remains on schedule for summer of 2021
SEATTLE (AP) — The arena for Seattle's NHL expansion franchise remains on track to open sometime in the summer of 2021.
Construction officials said Monday that the entire bowl of the former...
Officials: Statewide outbreak in vaping-related illness
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington State Department of Health officials say two more Washington residents have received medical treatment for severe lung disease linked to vaping in what officials...
Island residents grumbling over Navy’s Growler jet noise
SEATTLE (AP) — When Marge Plecki and her husband built their retirement home on an island north of Seattle in 2002, they were aware the Navy conducted training flights at a small airstrip...
Men charged in courthouse break-in suspected in other case
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Authorities suspect that two cybersecurity workers charged with breaking into an Iowa courthouse were also responsible for a late-night entry into the courthouse in Des...
Washington state man cleared of charge sues law enforcement
SEATTLE (AP) — A Washington state man who was acquitted of a murder charge after two years in jail has sued the King County Sheriff's Office and two detectives.
Some students have not been vaccinated, as the law requires
SEATTLE (AP) — As districts headed back to school, thousands of students across the state who claim personal vaccine exemptions must receive the measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine, or they could...
Own goal, Lodeiro’s brace lift Sounders past Red Bulls, 4-2
SEATTLE (AP) — In the jumbled MLS Western Conference, the Seattle Sounders know they can't afford to drop points at home. On Sunday, they found a way to pull out all three.
White Sox walk home winning run, Lewis HRs in Mariners’ win
SEATTLE (AP) — Kyle Lewis has walked into the major leagues and made things look easy.
Gray, Parker help Sparks eliminate Storm, advance to semis
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Sparks, under the guidance of first-year coach Derek Fisher, have battled through adversity all season and leaned on that experience in their single-elimination...
MLB: “Regret” over replay miscommunication in White Sox loss
SEATTLE (AP) — Major League Baseball has expressed "regret" over a miscommunication that resulted in a 2-1 loss for the Chicago White Sox against the Seattle Mariners on Saturday...
Saints DT Sheldon Rankins still out in game vs. Rams
New Orleans defensive tackle Sheldon Rankins will be inactive for a second straight week when the Saints face the Los Angeles Rams in a rematch of last year's NFC title game.
Seattle stabbing on light rail train after deadly shooting
SEATTLE (AP) — A stabbing on a Seattle-area light rail train took place the day after a fatal shooting at a downtown station.
The Seattle Times reports the two incidents of violence occurred...
Mariners host White Sox, look to build on Hernandez’s strong outing
Chicago White Sox (65-83, third in the AL Central) vs. Seattle Mariners (61-88, fifth in the AL West)
Seattle; Sunday, 4 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: White Sox: Ivan Nova (10-12, 4.69...
Narvaez’s 10th inning HR lifts Mariners over Sox 2-1
SEATTLE (AP) — Omar Narvaez loves his former Chicago White Sox teammates. He also loves beating them.
The catcher hit a game-ending home run in the 10th inning and helped Felix Hernandez...
Police release video of light rail station shooting suspect
SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle police have released video showing a suspect fleeing after a shooting at a downtown light rail station.
The video posted to the department's Twitter feed shows the man...