Amazon launched its Prime Now delivery service in the Seattle area this Tuesday, offering one-hour delivery of everything from booze to groceries to pens, and so much more.
The mighty mouth of conservative talk radio, Rush Limbaugh, has suggested that news reporters arm themselves, in the wake of the on-camera assassination of a Virginia TV reporter and cameraman.
Losing patience with faulty work in the heralded cleanup of industrial waste from Seattle’s Duwamish Waterway, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is proposing a six-figure penalty against a steel producer that is a major presence on the river.
After coming down from “Thriftshop” mania, hometown hip-hop heroes Macklemore and Ryan Lewis ducked out of the spotlight just long enough to put together some new music, and Thursday they released their anthemic music video to plug it.
Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul brought his 2016 presidential campaign to Seattle on Wednesday, with scathing references to “fake conservatives” and “fake Republicans,” calls for a non-interventionist U.S. foreign policy, and hits on Republican rival Donald Trump as a candidate who is “for higher taxes” and “against property rights.” The rare public event in Seattle for a GOP hopeful drew between 400 and 500 people to Town Hall Seattle. It was a much smaller crowd than the thousand-plus throng who filled the SeaTac Red Lion ballroom for his father, then-Rep.
The National Rifle Association’s Olympia lobbyist Brian Judy makes a new argument on why Washington voters should reject a ban on trafficking of endangered species when they mark November ballots. Lots of gun enthusiasts own irearms with handles made of elephant ivory.
Billionaire real estate mogul Donald Trump, fresh off a news conference confrontation with an Hispanic journalist, opened a new front in his battle with “political correctness” Tuesday night by imitating the speech of Asian trade negotiators.
Police and prosecutors believe they've found the man responsible for two armed robberies in Seattle this month, one of which escalated into shots fired and left a man injured.
In prison, surprised are seldom pleasant. A few weeks ago, though, federal inmate Nickia Striet got a big one – having fought an unjustly long prison term for 12 years, he was going to be free.
The prolonged Northwest drought, due to be interrupted by a drenching this weekend, has pushed water levels at Lake Washington and Lake Union below the normal annual 20-foot mark for the first time in 28 years, with the Army Corps of Engineers forecasting another one-foot drop.
This time-lapse video shows the slow process of lowering Bertha's cutter head and drive unit back into the 120-foot access pit.
With a not toward the Obama administration’s “steely resolve,” Seattle’s Democratic U.S. Rep. Jim McDermott has announced his “enthusiastic support” for the agreement between the United State and five major powers under which Iran will curb development of a nuclear weapons capacity in exchange for a lifting of trade sanctions.
The high-speed elevators in Seattle's iconic Space Needle take visitors to the top of the 605-foot structure in just 41 seconds. Now, the stairs, that's an entirely different experience.
Brown Bear Car Wash announced free "Beary Clean" washes all day Thursday to celebrate its 58th anniversary.
A longtime Seattle lobbyist accused of threatening to publicize a sex tape he recorded without his girlfriend's knowledge has been charged with voyeurism.