KENT, Wash. (AP) — Terrell Brown scored a game-high 20 points, with eight coming in the final 86 seconds, and Seattle University held off Washington State 78-69 on Wednesday night.
It was the first time Seattle U. has beaten the Cougars since the 1978-79 season.
WSU (1-1) struggled ...
SEATTLE (AP) — Federal officials are investigating after at least two California sea lions that washed ashore near Seattle were killed by gunshot wounds.
STEVENS PASS, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say divers found the body of a missing Chinese businessman who disappeared while hiking near a waterfall in the Cascade Mountains east of Seattle.
King County Sheriff’s Sgt. Ryan Abbot says investigators believe the 50-year-old man fell Tuesday while ...
SEATTLE (AP) — The owners of a large Northwest electronics recycler are facing a federal conspiracy charge, after investigations found the company lied to customers by having mercury-containing flat-screen monitors shipped overseas instead of disposing of them safely in the U.S.
Study: Weak reporting on missing, murdered Native women
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Numerous police departments nationwide are not adequately identifying or reporting cases of missing and murdered indigenous women and girls as concerns mount over the level of violence they often face, according to ...
Packers face Seahawks with playoff positioning at stake
SEATTLE (AP) — Aaron Rodgers and Russell Wilson have faced off in a few memorable games in Seattle, from the “Fail Mary” to an unforgettable NFC championship game that sent the Seahawks to their second straight Super Bowl.
For the fifth straight regular season — and the seventh time ...
The Green Bay Packers have some bitter memories of CenturyLink Field. Who can blame them?
The NFC championship game in the 2014 season was in their control until a fake punt by the Seahawks and some bad decisions by the Packers helped Seattle force overtime.
Then Russell Wilson ...
SEATTLE (AP) — Visitors to Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo will soon be able to view the first successful birth of red pandas there in nearly three decades.
The zoo plans to introduce twin red panda cubs at a public outdoor exhibit opening Nov. 23.
Sisters Zeya (ZAY-uh) and Ila (EE-la) ...
Amazon HQ2 cities could see Seattle’s growing pains
Seattle City Council approves police-union contract
SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle City Council has voted to ratify the city’s tentative contract with the Seattle Police Officers Guild.
The Seattle Times
WALLA WALLA, Wash. (AP) — A Seattle man accused of planning to kill four women, a judge and others while incarcerated for cyberstalking has been sentenced to more than eight years in prison.
The Walla Walla Union-Bulletin
Seattle Archdiocese pays $7M to settle sex abuse claims
SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Archdiocese has agreed to pay nearly $7 million to settle claims by six men who say priests sexually abused them when they were children.
The Seattle Times
Oakland’s Melvin, Atlanta’s Snitker voted top managers
NEW YORK (AP) — Bob Melvin’s job was a lot different as a rookie manager with Seattle in 2002, and even when he was voted Manager of the Year with Arizona in 2007 and Oakland in 2012.
“Organizations and certainly front offices are more a part of it now, and you have to understand that,” ...
Wilson, Seahawks missing 4th quarter magic this season
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — For most of his career, the fourth quarter is where Russell Wilson has thrived. His late game heroics of leading comebacks in the fourth quarter or overtime to win games take up nearly an entire page of Seattle’s weekly game notes.
Except this year, when the ...
Starbucks cutting 350 jobs at Seattle headquarters
SEATTLE (AP) — Starbucks has notified about 350 corporate employees in Seattle that they no longer have a job.
News outlets report the layoffs Tuesday were expected in connection to a reorganization announced earlier this fall.
CEO Kevin Johnson announced the layoffs to employees via ...
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Investigators: Seattle fire that burned lumberyard was arson
SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle fire investigators say a weekend blaze that destroyed a lumberyard in the Queen Anne neighborhood was arson.
Seattle Fire Department spokeswoman Kristin Tinsley said Tuesday that an investigation found that Saturday’s fire was intentionally set.
Tinsley says it ...
SEATTLE (AP) — Major League Baseball is investigating claims made against the Seattle Mariners by the team’s recently fired training and conditioning director, who said team management had disparaged Latino players.
The Mariners denied the allegations in a statement on Monday following the ...
Amazon’s growing pains in Seattle offer lessons to new hosts
SEATTLE (AP) — As Amazon turns its attention to setting up new homes in Long Island City, New York and Arlington, Virginia, experts and historians in Seattle say both places can expect a delicate relationship with the world’s ...
Police: Grandfather fatally shoots grandson in self-defense
SEATTLE (AP) — Police say a 78-year-old Renton man fatally shot and killed his grandson in what police believe was an act of self-defense.
The Seattle Times
SEATTLE (AP) — Playing its third game in a week to open the regular season, with an eventful cross-country trip thrown in, Mike Hopkins was anxious about what Washington was coming home to face in San Diego.
Turned out Washington’s coach had every right to be anxious.
“It was really ...
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The idea the Seattle Seahawks would score 31 points and lose used to be unfathomable with Pete Carroll in charge.
It’s happened now twice this season, both times to the division-leading Los Angeles Rams. And by the end of the season those two games of being unable to ...
Seattle group remains confident arena will be ready for 2020
SEATTLE (AP) — The potential owners of an NHL expansion franchise in Seattle remain confident arena renovations will be completed in time for the 2020-21 season.
NHL Seattle said Monday that ownership recognizes the ability to start play in 2020 is dependent on KeyArena renovations being ...
Man arrested on suspicion of murder in woman’s death
MOUNTLAKE TERRACE, Wash. (AP) — A 43-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the killing of his deceased son’s girlfriend in the Seattle suburb of Mountlake Terrace.
The Daily Herald
Quick change: Packers move on after win, prep for Seattle
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — It can be difficult enough for NFL players to have just three days to prepare for a Thursday night game.
The Green Bay Packers have another unique wrinkle in their schedule: they must fly west this year for their Thursday night matchup against the Seattle ...
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SEATTLE (AP) — Myles Carter had 25 points and 12 rebounds and Morgan Means scored 21 points to help Seattle beat Bryant 82-59 on Sunday night.
Carter, a 6-foot-9 junior who redshirted last season after transferring from Seton Hall, was 10-of-17 shooting and blocked three shots. Terrell ...
The Latest: Eagles, already thin at CB, lose Darby to injury
The Latest on Week 10 in the NFL (all times EST):
Eagles cornerback Ronald Darby is out for the rest of the game against Dallas because of a knee injury.
The Eagles were forced to go with backup Chandon Sullivan, an undrafted free agent.
Starting cornerback ...
Seattle firefighters mop up hotspots at fire in warehouses
SEATTLE (AP) — Investigators from the Seattle Fire Department are waiting for a weekend fire to be fully extinguished before trying to determine what caused the four-alarm blaze.
The fire Saturday night on the south side of the Ship Canal in North Queen Anne burned five buildings, ...
Seahawks face Rams without RB Carson, guard Fluker
The Seattle Seahawks will face the NFC West-leading Los Angeles Rams minus running back Chris Carson and guard D.J. Fluker.
Carson is out with a hip injury that bothered him last week, while Fluker is sidelined by a calf injury. Fluker’s absence is notable given that he won’t have an ...
Arson blamed for fire at Washington’s oldest Elks Lodge
SEATTLE (AP) — A fire at Washington’s first Elk Lodge has been ruled an arson.
Television station KIRO
SEATTLE (AP) — A large fire that began in a lumberyard warehouse in Seattle engulfed several buildings near the city’s ship canal and caused some power outages.
The city’s fire department sent multiple engines as well as fire boats to battle the blaze which began about 9 p.m. Saturday. ...
SEATTLE (AP) — Infielder Dylan Moore has agreed to a one-year contract with the Seattle Mariners after splitting last season at Double-A and Triple-A in the Milwaukee Brewers’ organization.
The 26-year-old gets a $10,000 signing bonus, the $555,000 minimum while in the major leagues and ...
Sea-Tac Airport allows visitors past security checkpoints
SEATTLE (AP) — Sea-Tac Airport is allowing visitors who aren’t booked on flights past security and into passenger-only areas for the first time in nearly two decades.
The Port of Seattle on Friday launched the program that allows up to 50 visitors a day past security to greet loved ones at ...
Dems still looking at gains in Washington Legislature
SEATTLE (AP) — Democrats will pick up seats in the Washington state Legislature after Tuesday’s election. But the exact number remains unclear with a handful of races still too close to call.
In the Senate, party officials were watching several races Friday, including one involving Joe ...
SEATTLE (AP) — Authorities say the Seattle airport ground crew worker who stole an empty commercial airplane had apparently searched online for flight instruction videos before he took off on a dizzying ride that soon crashed into a small island.
The FBI announced Friday that it’s ...
SEATTLE (AP) — The Port of Seattle, the governing body over Seattle’s seaport and airport, is launching a new pilot program that will allow visitors past security at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport without a boarding pass.
Port officials say local residents can apply for the SEA ...
SEATTLE (AP) — The first bit of celebrating by the Portland Timbers was premature. The confusing MLS playoff rules created a moment of misunderstanding at the end of extra time and a wild 120 minutes.
The second celebration, after Dairon Asprilla deposited his winning penalty past Seattle ...
SEATTLE (AP) — Myles Carter scored 25 points and grabbed 12 rebounds and Seattle coasted to a 95-67 win over Division II Puget Sound on Thursday night.
Carter, a transfer from Seton Hall who sat out last year, was 11-of-15 shooting. Matej Kavas added 11 points for the Redhawks (1-1), who ...
Seahawks’ Moore trying to move past loss to Chargers
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — David Moore tried his best not to let the final pass in Seattle’s loss to the Los Angeles Chargers last week bother him for long.
It’s not easy when it’s a throw that could have potentially tied the game and forced overtime, but instead bounced off Moore’s shoulder and ...
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A Senate committee on Thursday approved a bipartisan recommendation for an outside investigation into a rape allegation made against state Sen. Joe Fain.
The chamber’s Facilities and Operations Committee unanimously approved the decision, which imposed a report ...
SEATTLE (AP) _ Trupanion Inc. (TRUP) on Thursday reported third-quarter profit of $1.2 million.
The Seattle-based company said it had net income of 3 cents per share.
The provider of medical insurance covering cats and dogs posted revenue of $78.2 million in the period, beating ...
SEATTLE (AP) _ ClearSign Combustion Corp. (CLIR) on Thursday reported a loss of $2.3 million in its third quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Seattle-based company said it had a loss of 9 cents.
In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, the company’s shares hit $1.45. A year ago, ...
SEATTLE (AP) — A 98-year-old female US Army Corps veteran has been inducted into the VA Puget Sound Health Care System’s Wall of Heroes, making her the first woman to receive the honor for her service.
Frances E. Harman was among those honored by Gov. Jay Inslee and Veterans Affairs ...
SEATTLE (AP) _ NanoString Technologies Inc. (NSTG) on Thursday reported a loss of $16.5 million in its third quarter.
The Seattle-based company said it had a loss of 56 cents per share.
The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by ...
SEATTLE (AP) _ Omeros Corporation (OMER) on Thursday reported a loss of $39.5 million in its third quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Seattle-based company said it had a loss of 81 cents. Losses, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 71 cents per share.
The drug developer posted ...
Mallex Smith dealt to Mariners by Rays for Zunino, Heredia
SEATTLE (AP) — Mallex Smith was made a promise by Seattle general manager Jerry Dipoto when he was acquired for a second time by the Mariners after an initial tenure that lasted less than two hours.
“Dipoto didn’t guarantee anything, but he said I at least have 78 minutes,” Smith joked. ...
SEATTLE (AP) _ Redfin Corp. (RDFN) on Thursday reported third-quarter net income of $3.5 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
The Seattle-based company said it had net income of 4 cents per share.
The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average ...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Although the Los Angeles Rams hadn’t lost a game until last week, their spectacular season has featured several close calls.
Not many were closer than their 33-31 victory just five weeks ago in Seattle, where the Seahawks racked up 190 yards rushing, intercepted two ...
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Kim Schrier is the first Democrat to win the sprawling 8th Congressional District that stretches from Seattle’s eastern suburbs to central Washington farm country.
Schrier, a 50-year-old pediatrician, beat Republican Dino Rossi, a former state lawmaker who has run for ...