The armed men who abducted an American missionary earlier this week in southern Nigeria have demanded a ransom of nearly $300,000, police said Wednesday.
After a morning of passionate arguments for and against, Clark County’s board of councilors voted Tuesday to prominently display the words “In God We Trust” in the county councilor’s hearing room.
A Vancouver man was forced to defend his own property from a would-be thief Tuesday after getting a flat tire and parking on the side of Interstate 205.
The Energy Department estimates it will cost $110 billion to finish environmental cleanup work at the Hanford nuclear reservation.
Federal officials have agreed to let Southwest Airlines Co. keep flying planes that missed an inspection of a backup rudder system if the planes are checked in the next five days.
A 64-year-old woman has been sentenced to seven to 21 years in prison for the hit-and-run deaths of two college students walking along a Hudson Valley road last year.
A home that was damaged by fire two weeks ago erupted into flames again overnight after the homeowner ignored firefighters' warnings not to live there any more - and this time the blaze spread to a neighboring home.
A former bookkeeper for charity thrift stores in Tacoma has been indicted on wire fraud and identity theft counts, accused of stealing more than $500,000.
A gang member is accused of locking up and torturing a man inside a Southeast Portland auto body shop.
Nearly 13,000 people across Washington State experienced sticker shock this week after being billed three times their normal amount for health insurance.
An unattended candle triggered a early morning fire in Ballard.
The state Senate Ways and Means Committee approved changing a law Tuesday to allow Washington State University to start a medical school in Spokane.
One of the growing trends in skincare doesn't involve a laser or a needle. Instead, it simply calls for a straight edge razor. In pursuit of a youthful glow, more women are shaving their faces.
Soothing sorrows and healing hurts is no easy process for the people who gathered to mark four months since the deadly school shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High.
A man was hospitalized after being attacked by another man with a baseball bat at the Dick's Drive-In on Capitol Hill.