Mayor Ed Murray threw a wrench into plans for a 400-foot oil-drilling rig to arrive in Seattle when he announced Monday that the Port of Seattle can't host Shell's offshore Arctic fleet until it gets a new land-use permit.
Two people were killed and seven injured in a two-vehicle crash Sunday night in Central Washington.
After a months-long investigation, the Washington State Patrol says a trooper who hit two pedestrians with his patrol car in Bellingham last December won't face any consequences for it.
A bicyclist was rushed to the hospital with severe injuries after being struck by a King County Metro bus Monday morning in Seattle.
Crews are back at work Monday at the site of a fatal construction accident that killed a young family of three.
A U.S. passenger flight has made an emergency landing at Vancouver International Airport.
In scattered sites along the Pacific Coast, researchers have reported seeing hundreds of juvenile sea stars, buoying hopes for a potential comeback from sea star wasting disease that has caused millions of purple, red and orange sea stars to die.
A Snohomish County utility board has hired an independent investigator to look into allegations that the utility improperly awarded millions of dollars of contracts to a clean-energy consulting firm owned by a former employee.
The nation's first underwater observatory is giving scientists new insights into an erupting volcano off Washington's coast.
A weekend of beautiful weather welcomed thousands of people out onto area lakes on Saturday and Sunday to kick off the start of the annual boating season. A spokesman for the U.S. Coast Guard said the start of boating season serves as an important time to remind everyone about safety.
Members of western Washington's Nepalese community held a fundraising walk across Seattle Sunday to raise awareness and money for those affected by last month's deadly earthquake.
Three people were rescued, but one man is missing after a fishing boat capsized early Sunday roughly 14 miles offshore of the Quillayute River.
Cleanup efforts got underway Saturday in parts of Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood after a violent night of May Day protests.
It's mostly pain and anxiety that keep Drea Rose away from the Pasco block where her high school sweetheart was gunned down more than five months ago.