Seattle construction worker falls 8 stories into safety net

The incident happened near 8th Avenue and Lenora Street in downtown Seattle shortly before 11 a.m.

  • Apr 30, 2018

Father of Army vet shot at Oregon VA clinic feels betrayed

He allegedly became upset and displayed a knife when he went to get health care. He is recovering.

  • Apr 30, 2018

Bill Gates believed to have bought Chicago mansion

If he is the owner, he would become the richest person ever to own property in the Chicago area.

  • Apr 30, 2018

Officer arrested for investigation of domestic violence

The department has not identified the officer and no criminal charges have been filed.

  • Apr 30, 2018

Inmate arrested after walking away from work crew

Man is serving a 90-day sentence for a burglary conviction and was set to be released in early July.

  • Apr 29, 2018

‘The Dam Busters’ director Michael Anderson dies at 98

His “Logan’s Run,” a sci-fi film about a youth-obsessed future society, has become a cult classic.

  • Apr 29, 2018

Flight makes emergency landing over smoke smell

Officials said the captain piloting the plane made the landing out of an abundance of caution.

  • Apr 29, 2018

Missing Oregon trucker emerges from wilderness after 4 days

Jacob Cartwright, 22, was being evaluated in an emergency room but appeared OK.

  • Apr 29, 2018

2 shot dead, 5 others hurt after biker melee near Seattle

Police said a fight broke out in the Family Motorcycle Club parking lot where bikers had gathered.

  • Apr 29, 2018

U.S. House chaplain, a Snohomish County native, forced out

Politics might have been behind the ouster of the Rev. Patrick Conroy by Speaker Paul Ryan.

Seattle asks judge to clear hundreds of past pot convictions

If approved by the court, 542 people would be affected.

  • Apr 27, 2018

Romaine calm: Restraunts’ message to customers amid outbreak

At least 84 people in 19 states have gotten sick from an E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce.

  • Apr 27, 2018

Distracted by technology? Microsoft tries to help

A free update to the Windows 10 computer operating system hopes to create a distraction-free zone.

  • Apr 27, 2018

Flight attendant sues SkyWest, says pilot assaulted her

She says a captain drugged her after they attended an Edmonton Oilers hockey game in Alberta.

Former teacher, coach accused of relationship with student

He was fired from Mount Vernon High School and now is criminally charged.

  • Apr 26, 2018

State to end tax exemptions for ‘green’ vehicles

The 7,500th environmentally friendly vehicle has been purchased, ending the state’s tax exemption.

  • Apr 26, 2018

Woman dies on flight from Seattle to Kansas City

Police say it appears that she suffered cardiac arrest.

House backs bill to block spill from dams to help fish

The giant dams on the Snake River are blamed for killing wild salmon.

  • Apr 25, 2018

US officials inspect Russian consular home in Seattle

The Russian Embassy objected on Twitter, describing it as an invasion.

  • Apr 25, 2018
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Throwing shade: How a lack of trees hurts Seattle minorities

Studies show minimal tree canopy cover negatively impacts the city’s vulnerable neighborhoods.

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