- Regulators increase proposed penalty against Ride the Ducks Updated: May-03-16 2:02 pm
OLYMPIA, Washington - Washington state regulators have approved a new settlement agreement with a Seattle tour company involved in a deadly crash last year, increasing the penalty to $308,000 after saying a previous amount was inadequate.
- Escaped and missing patients from Western State Hospital Updated: May-03-16 11:41 am
LAKEWOOD, Washington - An Associated Press investigation, based on a review of police reports, has found 185 instances since 2013 in which patients at Washington state's largest mental hospital escaped or walked away.
- Council votes not to sell street for potential Seattle arena Updated: May-02-16 10:55 pm
SEATTLE - Seattle's City Council on Monday voted not to vacate a stretch of road where an investor aiming to bring an NBA team to the city hopes to eventually build an arena that could house it.
- Authorities: Boy found dead near ice caves likely drowned Updated: May-02-16 8:36 pm
GRANITE FALLS, Washington - Authorities say the 6-year-old boy who was missing around ice caves northeast of Seattle was found dead in a nearby river and likely drowned.
- Man pleads innocent in death of elderly man pushed to ground Updated: May-02-16 6:43 pm
SEATTLE - A man has pleaded not guilty to manslaughter for allegedly throwing an 87-year-old man off balance and pushing him to the ground in Seattle.
- Advocates: High court signals it won't stop $15 minimum wage Updated: May-02-16 5:25 pm
SEATTLE - The U.S. Supreme Court weighed in for the first time Monday on a $15-an-hour minimum wage, signaling it does not plan to stop the movement that is spreading across the nation, worker advocates say.
- The Latest: Advocates: Court shuts down $15 wage challenges Updated: May-02-16 4:12 pm
SEATTLE - The Latest on the U.S. Supreme Court turning away a challenge to Seattle's $15-an-hour minimum wage (all times local):
- Nooksack tribe fires judge who ruled against tribal council Updated: May-02-16 12:55 pm
DEMING, Washington - The Nooksack Indian Tribe is searching for a new judge after it fired its previous judge days after she ruled against the tribal council.
- Do you finish ahead of the field in Kentucky Derby trivia? Updated: May-02-16 12:08 pm
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- Arrests in Seattle as May Day marchers take to streets Updated: May-02-16 1:15 am
SEATTLE - Seattle police used pepper spray to disperse black-clad anti-capitalist protesters authorities say threw rocks, flares, bricks and Molotov cocktails at officers during a rowdy May Day gathering.
- The Latest: Police arrest protesters in Seattle Updated: May-02-16 1:06 am
SEATTLE - The Latest on May Day marches across the U.S. (all times local):
- Anti-capitalists clash with Seattle police on May Day Updated: May-02-16 12:02 am
SEATTLE - Seattle police used pepper spray Sunday evening to disperse anti-capitalist protesters after authorities said rocks, flares and bricks were thrown at officers downtown.
- The Latest: Police use pepper spray on Seattle protesters Updated: May-01-16 10:19 pm
SEATTLE - The Latest on May Day rallies in the Northwest (all times local):
- Mariners can't find offense in 4-1 loss to Royals Updated: May-01-16 9:03 pm
SEATTLE - The Seattle Mariners' best offensive opportunity against the Kansas City Royals ended with Robinson Cano thrown out at the plate.
- Royals snap losing streak with 4-1 win against Mariners Updated: May-01-16 8:42 pm
SEATTLE - Ian Kennedy felt like he only had one pitch working for him against the Seattle Mariners on Sunday. He was still able to take a shutout into the sixth inning, and get a big boost from his bullpen when he finally ran into trouble.
- 3 leading candidates vie to replace retiring Rep. McDermott Updated: May-01-16 11:03 am
SEATTLE - The three leading candidates to replace U.S. Rep. Jim McDermott are pushing to distinguish themselves in Washington's deeply liberal 7th Congressional District.
- Seattle says Lynch hasn't filed retirement papers yet Updated: Apr-30-16 8:30 pm
RENTON, Washington - Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider says the team has not received retirement paperwork for running back Marshawn Lynch.
- New Seahawks RB Alex Collins dancing his way to Seattle Updated: Apr-30-16 8:20 pm
RENTON, Washington - Alex Collins already stands out among his new Seattle Seahawks teammates - for his unusual hobby if nothing else.
- Jordan Morris scores in 88th minute, Sounders beat Crew 1-0 Updated: Apr-30-16 7:17 pm
SEATTLE - Rookie Jordan Morris scored off a rebound in the 88th minute to give the Seattle Sounders a 1-0 victory over the Columbus Crew on Saturday.
- Clark County sheriff considers starting own training academy Updated: Apr-30-16 3:15 pm
VANCOUVER, Washington - The Clark County sheriff is looking into starting his own officer training academy. Sheriff Chuck Atkins is frustrated with long lines at the underfunded state law enforcement academy that have left him with a shortage of deputies.
- Health officials reach settlement with Seattle hookah lounge Updated: Apr-30-16 11:46 am
SEATTLE - Public health officials have reached a settlement of their case against a Seattle hookah lounge. Seattle Mayor Ed Murray had been trying to shut down Seattle's 11 hookah lounges for violating a ban on indoor smoking.
- Computer science demand forces state's colleges to ramp up Updated: Apr-30-16 3:06 am
SEATTLE - Four years after graduating from the University of Washington, Audra Linsenmayer began to realize that the job opportunities were few for someone who had majored in English and psychology, as she had.
- The Latest: 3rd round a graduation party for Bengals' Dunlap Updated: Apr-29-16 11:25 pm
CHICAGO - The Latest on the second day of the NFL draft (all times Eastern):
- Inquest ordered into fatal shooting of man by Seattle police Updated: Apr-29-16 6:34 pm
SEATTLE - King County Executive Dow Constantine has ordered an inquest into the February fatal shooting of a man by two Seattle police officers.
- Boeing publicly discloses 2015 savings from state tax breaks Updated: Apr-29-16 5:39 pm
OLYMPIA, Washington - Boeing announced Friday that it saved $305 million through state tax breaks last year, marking the first time the company has been required by law to publicly disclose such information.