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  • Murray, sex abuse AP State

    Judge denies venue change sought by Seattle mayor’s accuser

    SEATTLE (AP) — A judge has rejected a request from attorneys for a man suing Seattle Mayor Ed Murray for alleged sexual abuse to move the case out of King County and warned lawyers against using the media to make “an extravagant spectacle.” The Seattle Times reports Lincoln Beauregard, the Seattle attorney representing Murray’s accuser, […]
  • gas works park Local News

    Two hurt in Gas Works Park shooting

    Two people were injured in a shooting at Gas Works Park shortly after midnight Friday amid two parties at the Seattle lakeside park.
  • Earthquakes, earthquake warning Local News

    Trump’s proposed budget cuts earthquake warning funding

    President Trump's proposed budget slashes funding for the West Coast's long-awaited early earthquake warning system aimed to alert people to the big one.
  • Memorial Wall Local News

    Seattle’s Memorial Wall slowly reveals its secrets

    Shawn Murphy wasn’t even sure if his uncle’s name was listed on the Memorial Wall at Seattle’s Memorial Stadium.
  • AP State

    Whitcomb hits 6 of Storm’s 14 3s in 87-81 win over Liberty

    SEATTLE (AP) — Rookie Sami Whitcomb made six of Seattle’s franchise-record 14 3-pointers and the Storm closed on a 9-0 run to beat the New York Liberty 87-81 on Friday night. Whitcomb made four straight 3-pointers in the second half and was 6 of 8 from long range after halftime to set a WNBA record […]
  • Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners at Fenway Park in Boston, Friday, May 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) AP State

    Rodriguez strong, Red Sox down Mariners for 5th straight win

    BOSTON (AP) — Eduardo Rodriguez pitched six scoreless innings and the Boston Red Sox took advantage of a sloppy performance by the Seattle Mariners to earn their season-high fifth straight win, 3-0 on Friday night. It was the third consecutive win for Rodriguez (4-1), who went six innings, gave up just five hits and struck […]
  • Verna Thomas, Julian Thomas' mother, tears up as she speaks at Robert Grott's sentencing hearing at the Pierce County District Courthouse in Tacoma, Wash., Friday, May 26, 2017. Grott, 31, has been sentenced to 50 years in prison for killing a man he knew in a hail of bullets at a Tacoma gas station. Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist said Wednesday in a news release that Grott was sentenced Friday in the murder of 23-year-old Julian "Jay" Thomas.  (Joshua Bessex/The News Tribune via AP) AP State

    Man gets 50 years in prison for murder at Tacoma gas station

    TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A 31-year-old man has been sentenced to 50 years in prison for killing a man he knew in a hail of bullets at a Tacoma gas station. Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist said Wednesday in a news release that Robert Grott was sentenced Friday in the murder of 23-year-old Julian “Jay” […]
  • FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2013 file photo, Chris Cornell of Soundgarden performs during the band's concert at the Wiltern in Los Angeles. Cornell, 52, who gained fame as the lead singer of the bands Soundgarden and Audioslave, died at a hotel in Detroit and police said Thursday, May 18, 2017, that his death is being investigated as a possible suicide. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File) AP State

    Soundgarden frontman Cornell’s funeral will be Friday in LA

    Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell will be buried Friday in Los Angeles, his attorney Kirk Pasich says.
  • A truck hauling lumber lost its load Friday morning. (WSDOT) Local News

    EB I-90 west of SR 18 reopens after morning crash

    All lanes are blocked and there is no estimate of how long this will take to clean up.
  • AP State

    Heroin death suspect pleads not guilty

    LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) — A Longview woman accused of supplying heroin linked to the death of her roommate has pleaded not guilty. The Daily News reports (https://goo.gl/OvbZvI ) 28-year-old Jessica Nichole Brown pleaded not guilty this week in Cowlitz Superior Court to charges of controlled substance homicide and felony delivery of heroin. Cowlitz County Coroner […]
  • AP State

    Seattle police: Driver arrested for shooting at another car

    SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle police say they’ve arrested an 18-year-old driver who shot at another motorist earlier this month. No one was injured in the shooting, which occurred in the Beacon Hill neighborhood May 11. Police say gang unit detectives say the gold Toyota Camry the shooter was driving was registered to his grandmother. He […]
  • Musician Tom Morello, right, and his mother Mary Morello attend a funeral for Chris Cornell at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery on Friday, May 26, 2017, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) AP State

    The Latest: Tom Morello, Josh Brolin eulogize Chris Cornell

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on memorial services Friday for late Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell (all times local): 1:25 p.m. Chris Cornell’s memorial service has ended and mourners are headed to the rocker’s burial site as Temple of the Dog’s “All Night Thing” plays. The service Friday included eulogies by guitarist Tom Morello and […]
  • AP State

    Washington man found guilty in murder-for-hire case

    YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A Washington man has been found guilty in federal court of trying to hire someone to kill his ex-girlfriend and attempting to pay the would-be killer with drugs. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports (http://bit.ly/2qk7ofA ) Gerardo Loreto had been convicted Thursday of the use of mail in the commission of murder-for-hire and […]
  • AP State

    Spokane remains second-largest city in state

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — New estimates from the Census Bureau show that Spokane remains the second-largest city in Washington state, after Seattle. In 2016, Spokane’s population was about 215,973, an increase of 1.36 percent over 2015. Tacoma grew 1.73 percent to finish at 211,277 people. Seattle is easily the largest city with 704,352 people. The […]
  • AP State

    State to let whale rot on beach

    TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Washington State Parks rangers will leave a dead gray whale to decay on the beach near Twin Harbors State Park after it washed ashore Tuesday. The Olympian reports (https://goo.gl/kfr7ZU) that in a statement, state parks officials said “Visitors can expect strong, unpleasant smells as the carcass rots over the summer months.” […]

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