Seattle, WA

Monday - May 20, 2019
Tornadoes on the Plains not as bad as feared; threat remains
Mississippi 6-week abortion ban heads to federal court
NTSB investigating second deadly small plane crash in southeast Alaska in a week
Nearly half of Washington is now in a drought, here’s how you can help conserve water
Whooping cough at WWU: Finals looming
Blazers swept by Warriors, lose 119-117 in OT
Alaska seeks outside consultant for Medicaid overhaul plans
Hiker and his dog lived off the land while lost in Alaska
Pilot, passenger die in small plane crash in Alaska
Dressbarn to close all of its 650 stores
Pete Carroll says getting rid of instant replay would make the NFL better
Burien man charged with luring and assault, accused of trying to drag a 14-year-old girl into his pickup
Bellevue online security firm Auth0 says it’s now a billion-dollar unicorn
Vaccination rates are going up in Vashon Island, a community well known for high anti-vaxxer population
There’s record tourism across Pierce County, report says
Crime, sanitation cited as reasons for Seattle homeless camp sweep
Defense brings in DNA expert at Bass murder trial
‘She’s all we have:’ Kids plead with Snohomish County deputies not to arrest mother for drugs
‘Heroes’ lead police to Texas girl who was abducted while walking with her mother, police say
Chick-fil-A is testing spicy chicken strips as chain looks to expand menu
In the aftermath of a drug bust, Seattle homeless camp is cleaned up again
Washington state to pay $1.7 million to settle woman’s claims that social workers ignored child abuse, neglect she suffered
Kirkland consultant questioned for six hours in criminal probe of 737 crashes
Kirkland consultant questioned for six hours in criminal probe of Boeing 737 MAX crashes
Abortion clinic asks full appeals court to rehear case
Nike and Adidas to Trump: Tariffs on shoes would be ‘catastrophic’
Tariffs have varying fallout in trade-heavy Washington state
Navy plans testing of futuristic technology, sonar harm to mammals in Pacific Northwest
Idaho prison leaders tighten public record exemptions
2 Idaho brothers accused of illegally killing deer in Nevada
Columbine survivor and public speaker Austin Eubanks, 37, loses his battle with addiction
5th migrant child dies after detention by US border agents
Federal Way’s Challenger baseball program celebrates a decade of changing lives
‘A desperate SOS’: Young whale found dead with stomach full of plastic
Ex-nurse accused of raping patient appeals HIV testing order
Drought emergency: Gov. Inslee expands declaration to nearly half of Washington
Officials identify pilot killed in southwestern Idaho crash
Oregon joins response in US to crimes against Indian women
Oregon joins effort to solve crimes against Native women
Nationwide liver transplant policy caught up in court case
In the first 20 weeks of the year, 19 police officers have been shot to death in the line of duty
Man stole daughter’s cookie money to pay for erotic massage
Man stole daughter’s Girl Scout cookie money to pay for erotic massage
Man pleads guilty to taking lemur from California zoo
EPA plans to get thousands of pollution-caused deaths off the books by changing its math
Port Angeles man arrested, accused of shining laser pointer at Coast Guard helicopter in 2016
Man shot in Bitter Lake neighborhood last week dies at Harborview
Man shot in Bitter Lake neighborhood on May 15 had died
Slain Cowlitz County sheriff’s deputy’s name to be added to Washington, D.C. memorial
Top Senate Republican would raise minimum smoking age to 21
Senate GOP leader would raise age for buying tobacco to 21
Students accused of putting bodily fluids in teachers’ food
Washington man arrested for pointing laser at Coast Guard helicopter
Decommissioned Eastern Idaho nuclear reactor opens for tours
Meet Karli, the new ‘Sesame Street’ muppet in foster care
After long journey, bear spared by governor returns home
Bellingham to remove dam for salmon restoration project
Gov. Inslee declares drought for nearly half of Washington state
Low snowpack, hot spring leads to drought declaration for nearly half of Washington state
Low snowpack, hot spring lead to drought declaration for nearly half of Washington state
Boise city council president announces she’ll run for mayor
Ex-Oregon football star recounts disarming student with gun
Ex-Oregon football star recounts disarming Portland student with gun
Teen accused in Oregon school gun case pleads not guilty
2 million people are at ‘high’ risk for catastrophic tornadoes in parts of Oklahoma and Texas
Gov: Abortion ban shows Alabama values ‘sanctity of life’
Prince Charles agrees to meet Trump during controversial state visit
Corps corrects end date for Pebble project comment period
California regulators not taking action against care homes
2020 hopeful Bennet proposes $1 trillion climate change fund
U.S. Supreme Court declines to hear medical malpractice case for death at Bremerton military hospital
5K race benefits families of the Kent Police Department
US judge to consider blocking new Mississippi abortion law
Van passenger impaled after tripod thrown from freeway overpass
10-year-old girls at slumber party fight off naked man who allegedly broke in and assaulted them
Eiffel Tower evacuated as man seen climbing the landmark
Officials close the Eiffel Tower as a man climbs it
Troopers arrest suspect in death of Fairbanks woman
Poland welcomes sextuplets; 4 girls, 2 boys doing well
Sextuplets born in Poland; mother and newborns doing well
Among Washington’s 5 largest counties, Spokane County files the most drug charges
Spokane County leads 5 largest counties in drug charges
The Divide: Cycle of Crime
New space offers classes from “Adulting 101” to serving edible flowers
Bellingham woman, 20, dies in motorcycle crash near Nooksack River
Campfire safety reminders before Memorial Day weekend
Vashon Island changing tune on vaccines amid statewide measles outbreak
Gun control measure expected back after miss this session
Chicago police on alert after attempted arson and vandalism at synagogues
Portland drafts ordinance to crackdown on short-term rentals
Morehouse College grads are surprised by a billionaire’s promise to pay off their student loans
Supreme Court sends dispute over Fosamax back to lower court
FCC chairman backs T-Mobile, Sprint merger
FCC chairman backs T-Mobile-Sprint deal in key endorsement
Columbine survivor Austin Eubanks found dead at 37
Seattle-area forecast: Wet start to the week, but maybe a dry Memorial Day weekend
Will Seattle area’s rain clear in time for Memorial Day weekend?
Ford will lay off 7,000 white-collar workers
Scientists are redefining the kilogram
Auburn police shoot, kill man who they say refused to drop knife after domestic dispute
Little Caesars testing out an ‘Impossible’ pizza with meatless sausage
A Song of Coffee and Water: ‘Game of Thrones’ leaves plastic bottle in shot during finale
Five things to know about Robert F. Smith, the man who’s paying off Morehouse grads’ student loans
Five things to know about Morehouse donor Robert F. Smith
‘Sorry for what happened’: DSHS to pay $8M after neighbors’ pleas to help vulnerable Seattle man brought no action
As scooter popularity grows, here are 4 questions facing scooter-share in Seattle
Namu the orca sparked whale fever in 1965 Seattle — and a local band planned to cash in
Setbacks reported in Hanford cleanup site close by Richland and the Columbia River
A police officer was shot dead in Alabama and authorities are searching for the suspect
Auburn Police shoot, kill a man armed with a knife
AP Exclusive: UN health agency struggles with travel abuses
UN health chief warns of ‘very high’ risk of Ebola spread
Trial set to begin in case targeting Virginia abortion laws
CAUGHT ON VIDEO: Bear runs through Bothell neighborhood
Walmart charts new course by steering workers to high-quality imaging centers

Sunday - May 19, 2019
Healthy Living: Baby Shirley’s grand adventure continues
Vaccinations rise on Vashon Island, challenging its reputation as anti-vaccine ‘poster child’
Bellingham woman killed in motorcycle accident
Alaska ferry service may have to pay armed Canadian police
In defining consent, there’s a gap between the law, culture
Commentary: One year later, little progress on sports betting in the state of Washington is disappointing
Trump’s EPA shifts more environmental enforcement to states
Amid #MeToo, states debate teaching consent to kids
Small earthquake hits Oregon’s Pacific coast; no damage
Alaska man given Coast Guard medal years after girl’s rescue
Kids get a chance to check out trucks
Encarnacion stars with glove and bat, Mariners top Twins 7-4
Police seek suspect in early morning nonfatal shooting at Ravenna house party
Tacoma Police investigating fatal hit and run that killed 77-year-old woman
Tacoma Police investigating fatal hit-and-run that killed 77-year-old woman
Tacoma Police investigating hit-and-run that killed 77-year-old woman
Trump tells anti-abortion activists to stay united for 2020
2 Portland police officers, driver, injured in crash
‘Game of Thrones’ finale: A poisoned chalice?
A look at efforts to make legal pot foster social justice
California man pleads guilty to sexually assaulting neighbors’ 3-year-old
Saudis say they don’t want war, but will defend themselves
Trump warns Iran of ruin if it starts fight
Washington Open fundraiser helps group that gives scholarships to children of fallen soldiers
Dozens of kids gifted new bikes thanks to Renton church
Neighbor’s tip leads to drug bust in Northgate
Kent man builds new cross for murdered granddaughter after original is stolen
Professor pursues DNA test to identify body in Idaho cave
Federal money announced to fight Alaska spruce bark beetles
Alaska’s fledgling commercial seaweed industry grows
Woman stops to check skid marks, finds badly injured man
Taco Bell employee fired after Islamophobic rant goes viral
It was already a proud day for these new college graduates. Then a billionaire told them he’s paying off their student loans
Woman allegedly attacked boyfriend with box cutter because he didn’t get her a birthday present
President Trump’s ‘great patriot’ farmers follow him into a trade war
At least 2 injured in shooting at southeast Portland venue
Hostile Waters: How our noise is hurting orcas’ search for salmon
Ballard man says he’s haunted by his paranormal past
New Washington campaign-finance law targets ‘gray money’ PACs
‘Gray money’: New Washington law to lift the cloak on PAC funders
As states pass restrictive abortion laws, questions surface

Saturday - May 18, 2019
Local VFW hit with $4 thousand water bill, looks to community for help
Local VFW hit with $4,000 water bill, looks to community for help
Hundreds of kids given free bikes at annual bike giveaway
UW experts talk about volcano research on Mount St. Helens anniversary
Getting made up at the University District Street Fair
Man accused of shooting Uber driver in Seattle said he had seven or eight tequila shots before accidentally firing at driver
Man accused of shooting Uber driver in Seattle said he had 7 or 8 tequila shots before gun went off
Wildlife authorities plan to kill cougar near Bend
Meet Charlotte! #WhyNotMePets
Suit filed against University of Alaska, former professor
Kenai Peninsula educators mull strike after labor talks fail
Abortion rights protest held on Cannes Film red carpet
Abortion rights demonstration held on Cannes red carpet
Police ID teen tackled after bringing gun to Oregon school
Ground broken for Storyknife Writers Retreat near Homer
Iconic Prospector signs come down in Juneau
Woman gets 3 years for giving infant nearly fatal methadone
Employees are pressuring Amazon to become a leader on climate. Here’s how that could work.
Man sentenced for threatening to assault Oregon senator
Yellowstone proposes more housing for summer workers
Man pleads guilty in fatal Everett apartment fire
In abortion debates, female lawmakers recount their rapes
Abortion debates prompt rape testimony from female lawmakers
Female lawmakers speak about rapes as abortion bills advance
35 years ago a Tacoma surgeon created the Relay For Life

Friday - May 17, 2019
A lunchroom worker fired after letting a student take food for free just got offered her job back. She won’t take it
Alex Petro: Wanted ‘armed and dangerous’ felon accused of stealing dozens of guns from home burglaries
Ford Mustang stolen 25 years ago found in Missouri barn
Help ID car armed street robbers used to target man walking home from work
Joseph Kroeger: Wanted domestic violence suspect known to motel-hop, live on streets of SeaTac
‘Stuck until the end of time:’ How a story of a ghost Jaguar just keeps getting weirder
Parkland therapy dogs have their own special yearbook page
West Virginia man accused of murdering his girlfriend’s teenage daughter
Help ID destructive work van thieves who broke windows, stole blowers at business park
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West reveal name of their fourth child
Timothy Curtis: If past behavior predicts future actions — no surprise detectives are looking for convicted felon again
Norwegian Constitution Day celebrated
Joshua Phillips: Domestic violence offender accused of punching woman, stealing her dog
King County woman diagnosed with measles in sixth Western Washington case
Hundreds file to run in local elections, including 56 for Seattle City Council
Help ID person of interest who could help solve armed robbery
Seattle’s school board enters a game of musical chairs with five seats opening soon
Seattle School Board: 5 seats open up, but Betty Patu’s actions ensure public can’t vote on her successor
West Seattle man sentenced to 25 years for raping woman who suffered a stroke after car crash
Ron & Don Nation rejoice! Popular radio personalities turn to podcast and real estate
Ron & Don Nation, rejoice! Popular radio personalities turn to podcast and real estate
Nearly 60 people want a shot at being a Seattle City Council member
Federal government reviews options for Columbia and Snake rivers
New signs on I-90 warn drivers of traffic backups at Highway 18 interchange
Thousands drill for lahar threat
Photo of Woody Harrelson helps facial-recognition system catch beer thief
Horrific new details in case of pregnant Chicago teen found dead, baby cut from womb
Man shoots, injures suspected burglar at Thurston Co. home, sheriff says
‘Shocking’: Ohio State doc abused 177, officials were aware
Indiana man who buried former employee in concrete grave gets 24-year sentence
Lawyers for family of Burien man killed by King County deputy allege cover-up by sheriff’s office
Lawmaker says she won’t hear Alaska abortion ban bill
Josephine County Sheriff’s staff numbers may get boost
Bernie Sanders will call for ban on for-profit charter schools
Teens evacuated after an armed man arrested by Oregon school
Ex-Oregon football star stops gunman at Oregon school
Ex-Oregon football star stops armed student at Oregon school
Murder Mystery: Family, friends of man shot and killed plead for help catching his killer
Nurse comforts 5-year-old waking up from surgery in touching photo
The World War II home front in Seattle. Did you experience it?
Heavy rains drench the Spokane region
Flowering cherry trees in Salem saved from chopping block
Judge rejects plan for public land grazing allotments
S. Idaho grazing plan that destroyed sagebrush is rejected
Louisiana governor breaks with Democratic Party on abortion
Wild horses to return to southwest Idaho following wildfire
Southern resident orca matriarch J17 continues to decline, new photos show
Prison health care provider resolves disabilities lawsuit
Fire damages Lake Union boats and pier Friday morning
Seattle Fire Department responds to boat fire on Lake Union
Seattle Fire Department responds to Lake Union boat fire
Boats, pier burn on Lake Union, Fire Department says
Endangered orca J17’s health in dramatic decline
The ‘Jurassic Park’ computer company just got sold for $1.3 billion
APNewsBreak: Alaska hunter finds friend dead after 6 days
Bear hunter found dead on Kodiak Island
Bear hunter found dead on island days after he went missing
A war is brewing over lithium mining at the edge of Death Valley
Investment group plans redevelopment of Idaho mall
Federal Way schools warn of apparent kidnapping attempt
Alaska unemployment rate holds steady at 6.5 percent
Former manager gets prison time for embezzling from utility
Backstreet Boys release new 20th anniversary edition of ‘I Want It That Way’
No Democrats have read the less-redacted Mueller report. But five Republicans have.
No Democrats have read the less-redacted Mueller report. But five Republicans have
Suicide rates in girls are rising, study finds, especially in those age 10 to 14
It’s not just soda: Drinking too much fruit juice (or any sugary drink) linked to premature death risk
Wolf-hybrid attacks 4-year-old Camano Island boy
Vancouver Dollar Tree fined $503K for unsafe conditions
First Copper River salmon of the season arrive!
‘Fake psychologist’ treated hundreds of patients in Virginia, deputies say
Taiwan legalizes same-sex marriage in historic first for Asia
After rainiest day in months, Seattle area should have dry Saturday to start weekend
‘If you don’t like it here, you can move elsewhere’: The best comments this week on
‘The more things change, the more things remain the same’: The best comments this week on
The Queen is hiring a social media manager
Oregon files new suit against Purdue Pharma, naming owners
Researchers seek answers to gray whale deaths after 57 are stranded this year
Presidential hopeful Kirsten Gillibrand wants to take Seattle’s public campaign finance system nationwide
Inslee bought stock in Boeing, Microsoft, Amazon and other Washington companies in late 2018
Patients tell their stories as Washington state orders ‘sham’ health-care sharing ministries to halt
Suit: Shilo Inns owes Salem $143K in unpaid taxes, fines
Educators: Wondering how to accommodate Muslim students who fast during Ramadan? There’s a guide for that.
Internet star ‘Grumpy Cat’ dies at age 7
Can ‘Jeopardy!’ whiz James Holzhauer be beat? The science of memory and recall, explained
Bob Schloredt, first 2-time MVP of Rose Bowl, dies at 79

Thursday - May 16, 2019
Idaho State’s Haley Harrison still fighting off the darkness
One person arrested during gang violence investigation
Daughter of fallen Seattle officer throws first pitch at Mariners game
Where abortion could immediately be illegal if Roe v. Wade were overturned
Homeless man who saved lives after highway wreck given thousands of dollars, scooter
Car break-ins increase: Why they may be looking for your registration
Christmas lovers travel to Santa house in North Pole, Alaska
Air Force exercises may disrupt Alaska navigation systems
Police: 1 dead, 2 injured after driver hits woman and crashes into garage
1 dead, 2 injured after driver hits pedestrian in Lynnwood, plows into garage
Photos: Seattle police honor those killed in line of duty
Photos: Police Week honors Seattle officers killed in line of duty
Multiple students face arrest after brawl at Iowa school sends vice principal to hospital
Drug busts in two Seattle homeless encampments connected to nearby residences
Former WWE Superstar Ashley Massaro dies at 39
Navy SEAL gets year in brig for hazing death of Green Beret
Q&A: Measles and what to do if you’ve been exposed
Amid measles outbreak, Issaquah High staff scramble to locate vaccine documentation
Walmart says it will raise prices because of tariffs
MGM might pay $800 million in Las Vegas shooting settlement
Chelsea Manning sent back to jail for refusing to testify
Are you not reporting a crime in Seattle? Why it matters
Toxic algae kills dog, spurs state park to review signage
Washington firefighters preparing for busy fireworks season
F-16 fighter crashes into California warehouse, pilot ejects
Liver transplant rules spark open conflict among transplant centers
Bellevue College evacuated after student threat
Three charged after pregnant woman strangled, baby cut from her womb: Chicago police
Bellevue College evacuated, closed due to threat, ‘out of an abundance of caution’
Student arrested after Bellevue College evacuated, closed due to threat
Caldwell man arrested as suspect in 1996 rape, murder
New ER in Parkland speeds up emergency care for Pierce County patients
I.M. Pei, architect who designed Louvre’s Pyramid, dies at 102
I.M. Pei, Architect Who Designed Louvre Pyramid, Dies
I.M. Pei, Architect Who Designed Louvre Pyramid, Dies at 102
FDA recalls tattoo inks contaminated with potentially harmful bacteria
Flooding makes big ‘dead zone’ off Louisiana coast likely
US attempt to improve wildland firefighter shelters fails
Maine governor signs bill to ban Native American mascots
Dems push bill on Obamacare, drug prices toward House OK
Dems push bill on health care, drug prices through House
Samsung’s first 5G phone is out for Verizon customers
Boeing says it has completed 737 MAX software fix
Boeing finishes software update for grounded airliner
Ex-employee of Washington resort sue owners over alleged sexual harassment
Ex-employees of Washington resort sue owners over alleged sexual harassment
Ex-employee of Washington resort sues owners over alleged sexual harassment
Trump reports making at least $434 million in 2018
1,300 Oxycodone pills, handguns seized during Fife arrest
Oregon House speaker wants to cut tax rebate in half
More than 500,000 people want ‘Game of Thrones’ final season remade
Coming soon to the SAT: an ‘adversity score’ offering a snapshot of challenges students face
Coming soon to SAT: ‘adversity score’ offering snapshot of challenges students face
$24M Suit: Oregon moved abuser into foster home with 2 girls
Watch Woodland Park Zoo’s baby giraffe prance around in his new therapeutic shoes
Man caught on video dragging gumball machine from Utah hospital
Report: SAT will assign a new score that factors in where you live and how much your parents make
A former officer couldn’t walk his daughter down the aisle. So a CHP officer stood in for him.
Appeals court to decide on transgender inmate’s surgery
Appeals court to decide surgery for Idaho transgender inmate
Aid group: More funds needed for Ebola safe burials in Congo
School turn to apps, other tech to protect against shootings
Schools turn to apps, other tech to protect against shootings
Officials: 4 new measles cases in latest Washington outbreak
Oregon Gov. signs $1 billion school funding tax package
Spray foam-encased kitten rescued by Oregon garbage worker
House GOP leader says Alabama abortion law goes too far
Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter released from the hospital
Alaska Legislature opens special session called by governor
Lawmakers announce crime bill deal as special session opens
About 500 people — mostly children — test positive for HIV in Pakistani district; doctor arrested
About 500 people test positive for HIV in Pakistani district
Dad whose wife died giving birth says ‘living miracle’ baby will be taken off life support
Woodland Park Zoo’s new baby giraffe has a name and a new pair of shoes!
Cops: Woman forced friend’s 12-year-old to get birth control
Lawyer says woman never forced kids to get birth control
Oregon OKs largest expansion of federal free lunch program
A missing pregnant woman has been found dead weeks after she went to meet someone to pick up baby items
Dead gray whale spotted along Alaska’s Turnagain Arm
Man charged in Alaska cold case drops extradition fight
Hubble captures image of a galactic ‘hit and run’
Seattle JazzED has grown by leaps and bounds, providing jazz classes to kids who may otherwise not have access
Q13 FOX/JOEtv set to broadcast 16 Seattle Storm games in 2019
Mick Jagger has heart surgery; Rolling Stones reschedule Seattle concert
New Yellowstone superintendent looks to technology, housing
Obesity surgery benefits may be bigger for teens than adults
Man sentenced for killing girlfriend during suicide attempt
Man gets 12 years for fatal DUI crash
Facebook buys land in New Mexico but mum on purpose
Prince Harry accepts ‘substantial’ damages after helicopter photos forced royal couple from their home
Missouri moves a step closer to banning abortion after eight weeks of pregnancy
Alabama governor invokes God in banning nearly all abortions
Rhode Island school district changes lunch policy to prevent lunch shaming
Jay Inslee touts $9 trillion climate plan as economic boom
These are the most common times and places people in Washington crash while driving stoned, according to state patrol data
These are the most common times and places people in Washington state crash while driving stoned, study shows
Taco Bell is taking over a hotel
High school administrators suspended after senior prank runs afowl
Studying while parenting, unequal discipline, a mock funeral: What Education Lab is reading this week
A pregnant woman is killed, her baby cut from her body. Her family blames a Facebook post.
Man accused of strangling woman and burning her body is set free
Video shows parent apparently trip player during youth basketball tournament
NYC Mayor de Blasio enters 2020 race for President
Group: Hold Oregon in contempt over mentally ill defendants
Eric Talmadge, AP’s North Korea bureau chief and Renton native, dead at 57
Eric Talmadge, AP’s North Korea bureau chief, dead at 57
Yakima County man accused of killing woman, burning body set free
Inslee proposes $9 trillion in spending nationally over a decade for clean energy transition
Man gets 13 years for planning to sell large amount of meth
Ex-Australian Prime Minister Bob Hawke dies at age 89
Missouri Senate joins GOP anti-abortion wave with 8-week ban
Kentucky starts appeal of ruling striking down abortion law

Wednesday - May 15, 2019
2 school districts impacted by new measles cases
Crews begin filling Seattle’s Battery Street tunnel
Indiana dad lures alleged child predator by pretending to be teen, captures him
Fallen Washington state officers remembered at National Peace Officers Memorial Day
Family man, newlyweds among dead in crash of Alaska floatplanes
Family man, newlyweds among dead in crash of Alaska planes
SpaceX hoping to bring cheap broadband to remote areas
“They hit her, accelerated and took off,” says father who watched SUV plow into daughter’s scooter
‘They hit her, accelerated and took off,’ says father who watched SUV plow into daughter’s scooter
Mom caught on video in classroom threatening students she says bullied her daughter
Judge denies bail for Alaska man arrested on weapons charges
Oregon man convicted of assaulting 2 officers with explosive
Surgeon who transplanted baboon heart into baby dies
Trump to provide rare look of finances in disclosure report
Healthy Living: 3 natural plant remedies to treat seasonal allergies
Heavy rain for western Washington Thursday night
Busy Philipps’ #youknowme campaign prompts emotional abortion stories
Winter storm bringing rain and snow to California
Police: Alaska man thought station rape was ‘adventurous’
Authorities say man raped woman at Alaska police station
Retired Battery Street Tunnel is filling up with viaduct rubble
Federal judge says Seattle Police partially out of compliance of consent decree, but praises department for progress
Kitten recovering after being encased in spray foam, left in garbage can
$15 million gift will help build ‘affordable high-rises’ for Seattle’s chronically homeless
$15 million gift will help build ‘affordable high-rise’ for Seattle’s chronically homeless
Televangelist Pat Robertson: Alabama’s abortion ban is ‘extreme’ and has ‘gone too far’
Missing Kentucky toddler found alive days after he disappeared from home
Selena Gomez says social media has been ‘terrible’ for her generation
Alaska floatplanes collided at 3,300 feet before crashing into water, NTSB says
Red Cross pushes for blood donations amid nationwide type-O shortage
The impending market fight over Earth’s costliest drug
Oregon to appeal federal judge order in murder case
Window washers rescued after video shows out-of-control lift slam into building
Police sketch released of suspect accused of sexually assaulting teen in Kent
Baby abandoned at airport in 1986 tracks down father
FAA chief defends handling of Boeing Max safety approval
Alabama governor signs near-total abortion ban into law
Judge orders FDA to begin regulating e-cigarettes
Judge orders FDA to speed up review of e-cigarettes
Officials: PG&E power lines caused California wildfire that killed 85
Same goal, different approaches for Seattle City Council candidates challenging Kshama Sawant
Hand on doomed Oregon ship texted, called wife before death
Tacoma Public Schools says 31 staff members will be laid off
‘Wake-up call for women’: Lower-fat diet reduces risk of dying from breast cancer, study says
Harvard magazine apologizes for sexualizing Anne Frank
Blurred lines: A pregnant man’s tragedy tests gender notions
Louisiana ‘heartbeat’ abortion ban nearing final passage
One person in critical condition after being shot in north Seattle
Man in critical condition after being shot in the head in north Seattle
Anchorage police release details in fatal hit-and-run case
Anchorage hit-and-run victim had been covered by blanket
Paw Patrol Live! Facebook Sweepstakes Official Rules
Man who shot Uber driver in Seattle had 7-8 shots of tequila before accidentally firing gun
Barr asks Pelosi at event: ‘Did you bring your handcuffs?’
Woman accused in deadly Tacoma crash pleads not guilty by insanity
Shooting reported in Seattle’s Bitter Lake neighborhood
One person in critical condition after shooting in Seattle’s Bitter Lake neighborhood
Seattle Storm coach Dan Hughes undergoes surgery for cancer
Report: America just had its lowest number of births in 32 years
UW researchers using a smartphone to sound out sign of kids’ ear infections
4 new measles cases confirmed in King, Snohomish and Pierce counties
4 new measles cases confirmed in outbreak in King, Snohomish and Pierce counties
Trips to Sea-Tac Airport appear to link cases in new measles outbreak in Seattle area
Trips to Sea-Tac Airport may link cases in new measles outbreak in Seattle area; Issaquah, North Creek schools affected
Seahawks sign former New York Jets starting QB Geno Smith
His dad admitted bribing his way into Georgetown; now student is suing to block expulsion
Brandi Kruse: Addiction stole my dad, but it’s not too late for you
Four new measles cases diagnosed in western Washington
Federal judge finds Seattle partially out of compliance with police-reform agreement, dealing major blow to the city
Federal judge finds Seattle partly out of compliance with police-reform deal — a major blow to city
School districts grappling with budget deficits face deadline for teacher layoffs
Students in Colorado shooting face murder, other charges
Couple warns others after they say they were drugged, robbed in Las Vegas
WWII veteran raising funds to return to Normandy for D-Day documentary
Oregon sees huge windfall in tax revenue
Classic Ferrari 288 GTO worth over $2 million stolen on test drive
WSU President says lower freshman enrollment is a good thing
Selena Gomez, the 3rd most followed person on Instagram, just said social media has been terrible for young people
Tennessee 8-year-old accidentally shoots mother during college baseball game
Wednesday morning commute: Light rail service interrupted; traffic clears on northbound I-5 after crash near downtown Seattle
Traffic backed up for miles on northbound I-5 due to crash near Convention Center
Dunleavy plans special session amid dividend debate
Big items left as Alaska lawmakers face adjournment deadline
Idaho awaits word on Medicaid expansion plan
Semi-trailer hauling honey overturns along Indiana highway
Former military trainer, retired dog reunited in San Antonio
In Atlanta, a mock funeral seeks to help students bury their pain
Advocate: Bill to legalize pot lounges is dead
Tribes seek ban on public hunting of revered grizzly bears
Tribal groups seek permanent ban on grizzly bear hunting
Insurance companies ask for smaller increase in 2020 rates
Warrant issued for man suspected in Fairbanks woman’s death
Border wall to go up in national monument, wildlife refuge
America just had its lowest number of births in 32 years, report finds
Driver suspected of crashing into Spokane city official, calls Uber to flee scene
Auburn vs. Oregon kicks off ABC’s Saturday Night Football
Kamala Harris says she’ll ban imports of all AR-15 style assault weapons if Congress doesn’t act
Report: Idaho jail staff left inmate alone before his death
Report: Jail staff didn’t check on inmate before his death
Oregon policewoman survives shooting, suspect arrested
Officer wounded in Salem, Oregon, traffic stop shooting
Wisconsin Assembly approves ‘born alive’ anti-abortion bill
Wisconsin Assembly poised to approve ‘born alive’ bill
Man pulled over with dead wife in passenger seat
Suit: Practice, hospital covered for pedophile pediatrician
That double rainbow that wowed Seattle on Tuesday night? It’s not all that rare. Here’s why.
That double rainbow that wowed Seattle? It’s not all that rare. Here’s why.
Visitors get a charge — safely — out of the SPARK Museum in Bellingham
Washington state lawmakers move to address housing affordability and homelessness
State Department issues ‘do not travel’ warning for Iraq
U.S. State Department issues ‘do not travel’ warning for Iraq
Harvard Lampoon apologizes for ‘sexualizing Anne Frank’ with bikini cartoon
State Department orders non-emergency employees to leave Iraq amid Iran tensions
Everett rain gardens offer solutions to pollution
Police: 5-year-old brings crack cocaine to preschool
Toddler dies after sex assault in Virginia motel room
In Seattle, the socialists are giving big business a run for their money — literally
Hello, sando: taste-testing squishy white-bread Japanese sandwiches in Seattle and Bellevue
More passing showers expected through the weekend
3 women had a voice in Alabama Senate as 25 men passed abortion ban
High School pole vaulter stuns with 360-degree midair spin
Ask us your questions about Washington’s big college-affordability bill
Police warn of ‘zombie raccoons’ with distemper
Oregon State student gets prison in hotel worker kidnapping
Edmonds S.D. Cutting 35 Teachers and Staff Members
Edmonds School District cutting 35 teachers and staff members
Japan space startup aims to compete US rivals within years
Japanese space startup aims to compete with US rivals
UN leader travels to Pacific to see climate change firsthand
Alabama ban on nearly all abortions in GOP governor’s hands

Tuesday - May 14, 2019
Lawmakers to question potential FAA chief
Stan Lee’s former manager is charged with elder abuse
City leaders questioned about prolific offenders at public safety forum
Facebook changes livestream rules after New Zealand shooting
Watch: Seattle Children’s Hospital gives little girl ‘Princess Surprise’ and it’s pure magic!
Focus turns to investigation in deadly Alaska midair crash
Focus turns to investigation in deadly Alaska mid-air crash
Alaska floatplanes collided at 3,300 feet before crashing
Alaska borough residents face new heating pollution controls
Spring storms accelerate erosion in western Alaska village
Teachers grapple with climate change: ‘A pretty scary topic’
Looking for climate change info, teachers find propaganda
Coast Guard says 6 dead after Alaska plane crash
Coast Guard: 2 more bodies found after Alaska planes crash
Farmer gruesomely saves his own life after getting stuck in equipment
Walmart fire creates toxic smoke, closes nearby businesses
1 dead, 3 injured in Queen Anne crash
1 dead, 3 injured in crash near Queen Anne restaurant
Alabama abortion bill passes Senate, heads to governor
Papua New Guinea assesses extent of damage from strong quake
Powerball winner surprises woman he doesn’t know on Mother’s Day
Puget Sound dam jeopardizing salmon, endangered orcas
1 dead, 3 critically injured after crash at Canlis restaurant in Queen Anne
1 dead, 3 critically injured after crash near Canlis restaurant in Queen Anne
1 dead, 3 injured after crash near Canlis restaurant in Queen Anne
Manufactured-home development expanding as demand grows
City Light seeking to save energy with LED streetlights
What’s behind the increase of hepatitis C cases in Washington state?
Traveling carnival worker admits to killing 3 people, officials say
Family members of those with schizophrenia, psychosis head to UW for help
White Center sees crime drop during emphasis patrols
Seattle could see more backyard cottages, mother-in-law units
Fallen Washington officers honored at candlelight vigil at National Mall
State now controlling oil spill clean-up that dumped toxic chemical into river, lake
California governor wants to help more buy health insurance
ESPN and sports media are betting on gambling content
Parents are naming their babies after ‘Game of Thrones’ characters
Boeing reported zero new orders for jets in April
A woman played dead to save herself from attacker on Appalachian Trail
A single mom needed to pay for a NASA internship. Hundreds of strangers chipped in to help her
San Francisco just banned facial-recognition technology
Washington caregiver accused in death of disabled teen
Pennsylvania House tries anew to ban Down syndrome abortions
AP sources: Panel reaches deal with Trump Jr. for interview
He’s accused of war crimes and torture. Uber and Lyft approved him to drive.
Couple accused of stealing $100K from state in food stamps
Jail deaths highlight ongoing rural Alaska safety issues
Trump faces backlash over plan to dip into Pell education-grant reserves
Trump faces backlash over plan to dip into Pell reserves
Yellowstone: Honk at bears that get close to cars
Oregon vaccine bill dead as US measles count soars
Oregon vaccine bill dead as U.S. measles count soars
Delaware AG investigating prison medical contractor
WhatsApp flaw let spies take control with calls alone
Soldier accused of taking stolen military vehicle on joyride plans to plead insanity
China trade dispute forces closure of Grant County solar panel supplier
Pompeo tells Russia: no more election interference
Idaho man ordered to pay $2,000 for damaging cultural site
Dive team probe Alaska waters for missing passengers
Dive team probes icy Alaska waters for missing passengers
Washington state man accused of beating, waterboarding child
Brazil cancels another UN climate change event
Appellate court to hear transgender inmate’s surgery lawsuit
Appellate court to hear Idaho transgender inmate’s surgery lawsuit
Explorer recounts making the deepest ocean dive in history
Their own loss still fresh, Cowlitz County community remembers nation’s fallen officers at vigil
Way more CEOs are Republicans than Democrats. Here’s the proof
Alaska Senate passes bill in response to crime concerns
Alaska House refuses to accept Senate crime bill
Environmental groups sue to block grazing permit renewal
Alice Rivlin, Fed vice chair and a deficit hawk, dies at 88
Ex-Seahawk Dion Jordan suspended 10 games over adderall use
NASA: Budget boost ‘good start’ to put astronauts on moon
Allred, Otter join to promote civil discourse program
Arrested after shooting rideshare driver in Seattle, passenger said it was an accident
China trade dispute forces closure of Moses Lake solar panel supplier
Red Cross, facing critical shortage of Type O blood, urging people to donate
Shortages of O-negative and B-negative blood prompt organizations to plead for donors and offer rewards
Idaho inspectors intercept 14 boats with invasive mussels
New liver transplant rules begin amid fight over fairness
Comedian Tim Conway of ‘The Carol Burnett Show’ dead at 85
Comedian Tim Conway of ‘The Carol Burnett Show’ dies at 85
Sunriver swan Gracie meets new mate
Tacoma man accused of beating, waterboarding his 7-year-old daughter
Eastern Idaho man dies in accidental shooting
Bill Nye says it’s time to grow up and realize the planet is on fire
Eagle River library, offices close for quake damage review
Australian candidate uses interpretive dance to swing voters in his favor
Cougar spotted at college near Portland; officials say no threat to public
Deputies: Florida woman arrested in Burger King bathroom with seven syringes hidden in vagina
State takes over oil spill cleanup at Tumwater brewery
College fraternity suspended after video shows puppy being forced to drink from keg
Disney is taking full control of Hulu
Navy pilot over Washington tried to ‘scribble out’ contrails depicting phallus in sky
Portland State picks acting president, raises tuition
‘Zombie cells’ buildup in your body may play role in aging
Washington named best state in America
It was 84 degrees near the Arctic Ocean this weekend as carbon dioxide hit its highest level in human history
Hard-hit Pennsylvania to sue drugmaker over opioid epidemic
Maker of OxyContin gets hit with another state lawsuit
4 killed when floatplanes carrying cruise tourists collide midair over Alaska
Aww! Critically endangered red wolf pups born at Point Defiance Zoo in Tacoma
Wrongfully convicted man earns law degree to help prevent cases like his
Missouri man accused of mutilating Craigslist cats placed on house arrest; neighbors are concerned
Woman sues Kansas hospital after she says an employee contacted her accused rapist
What helps prevent dementia? Try exercise, not vitamin pills
Traffic in new Highway 99 tunnel nearly matches last year’s viaduct use
Seattle Police investigating a shooting on Mercer Street
Seattle Police investigating a shooting involving an apparent Uber driver
Seattle Police investigating a shooting involving an apparent rideshare driver
Park Service names acting superintendent for Mount Rushmore
Floods hit Bosnia, triggering alarm in Balkans
Is sea rise wrecking coastal home values? The answer: Maybe
Germany’s Merkel edges closer to Macron on 2050 climate plan

Monday - May 13, 2019
Headed for the hills? Read this first
Woman beaten to death with Bird scooter in California
Walmart ups the delivery game with next day shipping
NTSB to investigate in Alaska after deadly midair collision
Team heads to Alaska to probe sightseeing planes collision
Man gets box of unneeded medical braces – FBI says it’s part of $1.2B scam
Woman says late father’s bible stolen from her car
LGBTQ support overflows at Northshore School District Board meeting
Alaska officials fear tuberculosis spread at religious event
Homeless camps put Alaska creek cleanup future in question
Oregon homeless shelter executive pleads guilty to theft
Former Oregon attorney pleads not guilty to client thefts
Washington ranked nation’s best state by U.S. News & World Report
Rain starts Tuesday and continues throughout the week
Body found in freezer at Florida warehouse ID’d as woman missing since 2013
Family walking Lucky the dog on Mother’s Day finds $25K gold nugget
Healthy Living: 10 years since Washington State passed first return-to-play law for youth sports
Woman arrested on suspicion of DUI after striking trooper’s car on I-5 near Everett
Police: 2 injured in Federal Way shooting
WSP trooper hospitalized after suspected DUI crash
Judge slaps down defenses by operators of Tacoma immigration jail over $1 a day paid to detainees for work
Inslee signs bill creating a public option for Washington state’s health-insurance exchange
3 die when sightseeing planes collide in Alaska
Inslee signs executive order to help military spouses and veterans find jobs
Bonney Lake mom says she’s afraid her baby could have been exposed to measles
Marijuana conviction waivers to be allowed in Washington
City predicts slower growth ahead for Seattle’s economy, tax revenues
Old marijuana convictions to be waived under new state law
Popular ’10 Things I Hate About You’ movie night in Tacoma to scale back
Some Washington industries, agriculture wary of more China tariffs
Ruling means Seattle can consider plan to ease restrictions on accessory-dwelling units
13 Pierce County Sheriff’s deputies in Washington D.C. for police unity tour
Family members give emotional testimony at trial for Mandy Stavik’s 1989 murder
Victims of clergy abuse to sue Vatican, seek abusers’ names
Seven kids rescued from hot car after 4-year-old calls 911 from inside vehicle
Inslee signs bill setting state on path to ‘public option’
Inslee, Ferguson denounce EPA move to ease water standards for Washington state
Inslee, Ferguson denounce EPA move to ease water-quality standards for Washington state
Coast Guard: 6 people missing after floatplanes go down
6 missing after midair floatplane collision in Alaska
3 dead, 3 missing after small tour planes collide in Alaska
Canadian man tears down, burns neighbor’s Nazi flag
Family friend says helmet saved life of Parkland hit-and-run victim
Trump says he’s adding $1.6 billion to NASA’s budget
Trump targets Pell Grant money for NASA’s budget boost
Earth’s moon is shrinking and quaking, study says
Jury: Monsanto to pay $2 billion in weed killer cancer case
Jimmy Carter recovering from surgery after fall, Carter Center says
California jury awards couple $2 billion in verdict against Monsanto in third decision involving Roundup weed killer.
Navajo Code Talker who fought in WWII dies at 97
Phishing email leads to Oregon State Hospital data breach
‘Are you serious?!’ Russell Wilson shocks mom with new house on Mother’s Day
California sues US over home health worker union dues
Dems offer concession on vaccines to end Republican walkout
Education tax bill passes after deal to end GOP protest
Locking up guns could reduce teen and childhood firearm deaths by a third
Yakima corrections officer suffers broken bones in jail attack
Passenger kicked off of Southwest Airlines flight after making vodka joke
He said his fiancee’s child was abducted, but police found blood in his home and signs of decay in his car
House approves 10% increase in funding for Oregon schools
Ohio teen loses more than 100 pounds while walking to school every day
Actress Felicity Huffman pleads guilty in college admissions scandal
Grant County reports first case of hantavirus in Washington this year
Oldest Medal of Honor recipient dies in Oregon at 98
Oldest Medal of Honor recipient dead at 98
Oldest Medal of Honor recipient dies at 98 in Oregon
Nation’s oldest Medal of Honor recipient dies at 98 in Oregon
House GOP seeks women, fresh faces for 2020 challengers
GOP state senators’ protest over Oregon tax bill hits day 5
Enough GOP senators return to end Oregon tax bill standoff
Maryland gov signs 1st-in-nation measure to help uninsured
Low-dose aspirin linked to bleeding in the skull, new report says
Ferguson among 43 attorneys general suing big pharma over generic drug prices
Dow plunges 700 points after China retaliates with higher tariffs
Minnesota senator shares past experience with depression
Minnesota senator opens up about her bouts of depression
2 Oregon schools in group trying to kill climate change plan
Alaska lawmakers face looming deadline, big decisions
Arizona lifts nunchuck ban inspired by 1970s Bruce Lee movies
Noisy Yellowstone geyser roars back to life after 3 years
This class teaches people to act as first responders in a mass shooting
Some employers left short-staffed after visa program changes
IPhone owners can sue Apple for monopolizing App Store, Supreme Court rules
One person critical after crash in Alki neighborhood closes streets, brings down wires
Former Seahawk Mike Davis buys mom a house for Mother’s Day
Steep slide shuts down less than 24 hours after opening after multiple injuries
Missouri man allegedly purchased cats on Craigslist, then strangled them
Police: Young kids caused $80,000 in vandalism damage in Pocatello
Police: Kids caused $80K in vandalism damage to Idaho home
Police: Young kids caused $80,000 in vandalism damage
Multiple cases of disease that can be transmitted from dogs to humans confirmed in Iowa
China strikes back at United States with higher tariffs; ORCA cards impacted by trade war
Deepest ever manned dive finds plastic bag
Trooper recovering from injuries suffered in I-90 crash east of Spokane
Oregon cites dairies for manure discharge violations
US measles cases still climbing, topping 800 for year
Man arrested in deadly machete attack on Appalachian Trail
Man spotted standing up in sunroof, driving down Florida highway
Here comes the rain again: When it will start and how long it could last
Normal mid-May weather returns with showers, cooler temps
Are you Seattle’s safest driver? Enter this contest and prove it
Legendary actress and singer Doris Day dead at 97
What caused Seattle crane to collapse? Experts say a common practice is likely cause
Free and cheap ways to entertain your kids in the Seattle area this summer
How to entertain your kids in Seattle this summer? Here are some free and low-cost ideas
As I say farewell to Seattle, it’s a good time for nostalgia — and also soul-searching
Canada’s new protections for killer whales go a little further than new legislation in Washington
Canada’s new protections for orcas go a little further than new legislation in Washington
Canada’s new protections for orcas go a little further than new legislation in Washington state
Stop the summer slide: Here are free educational resources for kids in and around Seattle this summer
Where to watch outdoor movies in Seattle and around Puget Sound in summer 2019
337 seats. More than 700 candidates? King County expects record numbers to run in local elections
Ebola treatment center attacked again in eastern Congo
Body found in Fife parking lot after reports of shots fired
Man’s body found in Fife parking lot after reports of shots fired
World’s most expensive cup of coffee now available in the U.S. for an eye-opening price
Amazon to its own employees: We’ll pay you to quit and haul packages
Amazon to employees: We’ll pay you to quit and haul packages
Amazon offers to help employees start delivery business
Car plows into Lynnwood home, man narrowly escapes unharmed
Health departments in King, Pierce counties report new measles exposures