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Bellevue doctor focus of pimping investigation

A Bellevue doctor has taken a voluntary leave of absence amid a federal sex-trafficking investigation.

Huge Washington wildfire now half contained

Officials say the massive wildfire that has destroyed about 150 homes in north-central Washington is now more than half contained.

Bellevue doctor accused in international sex trafficking ring

Overlake Medical Center says an anesthesiologist linked to a widespread prostitution and sex trafficking operation is no longer practicing at the hospital and has taken a voluntary leave of absence.

Storms knock down trees, cut power in Spokane

Severe thunderstorms walloped the Spokane area Wednesday afternoon, knocking trees into houses and cars and cutting power to thousands.

Seattle police: Homeless ticketed most for pot

An analysis of the first six months of Seattle police enforcement under new marijuana laws finds homeless people and African-American males are more likely to be ticketed for public pot use than anyone else.

Seattle overpowered by Colon in New York's 3-2 win

While trying to help his batters solve Bartolo Colon, Seattle manger Lloyd McClendon couldn't avoid thinking about the possible outcome as the later innings arrived.

1 dead in helicopter crash in Wenatchee

One man is dead following the crash of a helicopter that was involved in agricultural work in Wenatchee.

Want to see the Seahawks? Be prepared to pay hefty price

With the Seahawks selling out all of the team's tickets for the upcoming season, fans turning to the secondary market can expect to pay a hefty premium to see the Super Bowl champs in action.

Firefighters pulled off Carlton Complex wildfire for flash floods

Firefighters have been pulled off the fire line at the Carlton Complex wildfires for flash flooding.

Former Tacoma teacher pleads guilty to child rape

A former Tacoma high school math teacher has pleaded guilty to having sex with two students and communicating with others about sex.

Pilot reported dead in helicopter crash near Wenatchee

A pilot is reported dead after a helicopter used for spraying orchards crashed near Wenatchee.

Mets' Colon loses perfect-game bid in 7th

Bartolo Colon of the New York Mets has lost his bid for a perfect game when he allowed a single to Seattle's Robinson Cano with two outs in the seventh inning.

Mets Ruben Tejada hit in helmet by Mariners Walker

New York Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada was hit in the helmet by a pitch from Seattle Mariners right-hander Taijuan Walker in the fifth inning and had to leave the game.

Seattle's Sidney Rice announces his retirement

Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice is retiring from the NFL after an injury-plagued career that included issues with concussions.

State Patrol troopers stay on job despite losing everything in Washington wildfires

Two Washington State Patrol troopers are back on the job despite losing their homes and virtually everything they own in the massive Carlton Complex wildfire that continues to blacken the Methow Valley.

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