Starbucks to test recyclable cups, redesign stores
SEATTLE (AP) — Starbucks says it plans to test both recyclable and compostable cups over the next year.
Customers in New York, San Francisco, Seattle, London and Vancouver, British Colombia,...
ELLENSBURG, Wash. (AP) — The Latest on shooting that killed a Washington state sheriff's deputy (all times local):
Authorities have identified a Washington state sheriff's...
SEATTLE (AP) — A suspected gunman was wounded by Seattle police officers after an exchange of gunfire in the Capitol Hill neighborhood.
KOMO reports officers were called about 9:20 p.m....
Mike Trout is about to cash in.
Trout and the Los Angeles Angels are close to finalizing a $432 million, 12-year contract that would shatter the record for the largest deal...
MOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP) — A former deputy in northwest Washington state has been sentenced to 60 days in federal prison and six months of home arrest for stealing more than $33,000.
SEATTLE (AP) — The National Weather Service says Seattle's high temperature of 79 degrees makes it the warmest March day on record since 1894.
Court tosses $4 million copyright award against Zillow
SEATTLE (AP) — A federal appeals court has thrown out a $4 million copyright infringement ruling against the Seattle-based online real estate company Zillow.
SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle City Council has voted unanimously to allow taller buildings and denser construction around 27 neighborhood hubs while requiring developers to contribute to affordable...
Bryce, Manny and Ichiro. London calling, and Cleveland rocks. Lots of intrigue on the baseball schedule this summer.
Here are a handful of dates to mark on the calendar:
Washington state teacher settles discrimination suit
SEQUIM, Wash. (AP) — A middle school teacher has settled her sexual orientation discrimination lawsuit against a Washington state school district.
Records shatter as Seattle hits 75 degrees
SEATTLE (AP) — The National Weather Service says Seattle has hit 75 degrees, making it the warmest winter day on record.
The National Weather Service said on Twitter that the temperature was...
Several injured in vehicle crash involving school bus
COVINGTON, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say at least two people were critically injured and some children have minor injuries after a crash involving a school bus and another vehicles southeast of...
1 dead in Seattle fire
SEATTLE (AP) — One person was found dead after a fire broke out in an apartment complex in Seattle.
The fire started at about 12:30 a.m. Monday east of the International District...
Seattle police investigate shooting that left 2 injured
SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle police are investigating a shooting in the city's Pioneer Square neighborhood that left two people injured.
Police say no suspect or suspects were immediately...
SEATTLE (AP) — The city of Seattle has paid nearly $160,000 to settle a federal civil-rights lawsuit.
The case involved a veteran police officer with a history of discipline for...
FEDERAL WAY, Wash. (AP) — Federal Way police say officers shot a 27-year-old man after they say he opened fire on them during a traffic stop.
SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle school district officials have apologized after an email sent to parents suggested that Muslim families should reconsider their observance of Ramadan so students could...
Seahawks bring back Fluker, Wright, add Iupati
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks are keeping a couple of key pieces from last season's playoff team while adding to their offensive line.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Chinese electronics giant Huawei pleaded not guilty on Thursday to charges accusing it of plotting to violate Iran trade sanctions, a case that has complicated the China-U.S....
SEATTLE (AP) — Throughout the offseason, the decisions made about the future of the Seattle Mariners took on different catchphrases.
SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan says the city could "correct a historic inequity" by abolishing library fines for overdue items as part of a $213 million new property-tax levy.
UW teaching hospital plan passes Washington House
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — The state House approved a plan for a new University of Washington teaching hospital, a prominent part of Gov. Jay Inslee's plans to address the state's mental health...
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A Washington state man has been convicted of the shooting death of his girlfriend in a fast-track trial.
The Olympian reports that a superior court jury in Olympia has...
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks hope they have found the solution for their recent kicking troubles in Jason Myers and are bringing back linebacker Mychal Kendricks despite his uncertain...
Grand Canyon meets Seattle in WAC quarters
No. 6 seed Seattle (18-13, 6-10) vs. No. 3 seed Grand Canyon (18-12, 10-6)
Western Athletic Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, Orleans Arena, Las Vegas; Thursday, 10:30 p.m. EDT
WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. (AP) — The Navy's top administrator has rejected calls for additional noise monitoring of low-flying jet training over a Washington state island.
- Business WireIssuer-Branded App “CardUpdatr” Launches to Increase Payment Card UsageMarch 20, 2019
- Business WireGreener Cups, Fewer Straws and Tracing Your Coffee’s Journey via App: Starbucks Announces Latest Progress and Plans for Sustainable Coffee, Served SustainablyMarch 20, 2019
- Business WireAnitaB.org Hosts 2nd Hopperx1 Local Event in SeattleMarch 20, 2019
- Business WireStarbucks Celebrates Year of Transformation as ceo Kevin Johnson Sets Vision for Building an Enduring Company at 2019 Annual Meeting of ShareholdersMarch 20, 2019
Alaska Airlines flight to Seattle returns to Portland
SEATTLE (AP) — Alaska Airlines says a flight headed to Seattle returned to Portland, Oregon, after the crew shut down one of the aircraft's engines.
SEATTLE (AP) — Washington on Thursday became the latest state to sue major distributors of opioids, saying the companies made billions of dollars while ignoring signs of a growing crisis fueled by...
Kyle Seager will be absent next week when the Seattle Mariners play the major league opener in Japan. Mike Foltynewicz will miss opening day for Atlanta, too.
Man arrested after stolen truck crashed at naval base
PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (AP) — Police say a Washington state man crashed a stolen truck at the entrance of a naval base where he was seeking refuge from bombs he believed were in the truck and at his...
Seattle traffic deaths decrease slightly last year
SEATTLE (AP) — The number of people who died in traffic-related encounters fell slightly in Seattle last year.
The Seattle Times reported Monday that the Seattle Department of Transportation...
PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — Felix Hernandez doesn't think he could have changed the mind of Seattle Mariners manager Scott Servais about opening day, even by pitching well this spring.
SEATTLE (AP) — Police in a city south of Seattle say a large group of teens and young adults entered and then suddenly fled a mall and the chaos may have been sparked by a social media...
SEATTLE (AP) — With defender Kelvin Leerdam on the field, the Seattle Sounders might have a new offensive threat.
Leerdam and Raul Ruidiaz both scored in the first eight minutes, lifting the...
Seattle tops Grand Canyon 83-76 in OT
SEATTLE (AP) — Terrell Brown and Morgan Means scored 21 points apiece as Seattle got past Grand Canyon 83-76 in overtime on Saturday. Means also had six rebounds for the Redhawks.
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington state's first statewide inventory of buildings prone to crumble or collapse in an earthquake has found there are thousands of unreinforced masonry buildings that...
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Many of Amazon's Seattle-area employees would be exempt from new labor protections in a bill passed by the state Senate after lobbyists for the tech giant pushed to change a...
SEATTLE (AP) — A formal ethics complaint claims that a Seattle councilmember misappropriated government resources for her private political organization.
Grand Canyon looks to extend streak vs Seattle
Grand Canyon (18-11, 10-5) vs. Seattle (17-13, 5-10)
Redhawk Center, Seattle; Saturday, 4 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Grand Canyon looks for its seventh straight win in the head-to-head...
SEATTLE (AP) — Terrell Brown had 11 points, 11 rebounds and five assists to help Seattle beat Cal State Bakersfield 63-57 in overtime on Thursday night.
SEATTLE (AP) — A federal court jury has convicted a Seattle man of five felony counts, including sex trafficking of a minor.
U.S. Attorney Brian Moran says after an eight-day trial, the jury...
SEATTLE (AP) — Monthly shots of HIV drugs worked as well as daily pills to control the virus that causes AIDS in two large international tests, researchers reported Thursday.
SEATTLE (AP) — Nearly one-third of the state ferry fleet is currently out of service, forcing cutbacks and changes to some routes as officials scramble to cover all the bases.
Mistrial declared again in homeless camp killing
SEATTLE (AP) — For the second time, a King County jury has failed to reach a unanimous verdict in the trial of two brothers accused of fatally shooting two people and wounding three others in 2016...
CSUB looks to sweep Seattle
Cal State Bakersfield (16-12, 7-7) vs. Seattle (16-13, 4-10)
Redhawk Center, Seattle; Thursday, 10 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Cal State Bakersfield goes for the season sweep over Seattle...
SEATTLE (AP) — A popular winery near Seattle has agreed to improve accessibility and make other changes to settle a federal Americans with Disabilities Act complaint.
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Four years after a fatal Seattle crash, the Washington Senate Tuesday approved an update to parts of the state's wrongful death law.