Several environmental groups on Monday sued the Port of Seattle to prevent Royal Dutch Shell PLC from using Seattle's waterfront as a homeport for its Arctic oil drilling fleet.
The Senate has approved a $15 billion transportation revenue package that includes an incremental gas tax increase of 11.7 cents over the next three years.
By a one-vote margin, the Snohomish County Council approved a plan Monday to allow a passenger terminal at Everett's Paine Field.
Seattle police say they've busted a pair of prolific car prowlers that preyed on Seahawks fans.
A man was busted after he blatantly rode a stolen high-end bicycle right outside a Seattle police precinct station, officials said.
A new fire chief has been named in the nation's capital, where the fire department has been struggling to meet the demands of a growing population and rapidly increasing number of emergency calls.
A Senate rule to make it harder for that chamber to take action on new taxes is unconstitutional, according to a ruling issued Monday by Lt. Gov. Brad Owen.
Softball tryouts begin while investigators still search for suspects that destroyed Glacier Peak High School's dugouts.
A violent sex offender who cut his monitoring ankle bracelet and fled from Canada to Seattle in 2013 has been arrested after he allegedly broke into a home and raped a 69-year-old Seattle woman, officials said.
The AAA auto club reports the average price of a gallon of gas in Washington has risen 28 cents in one week to $2.72.
The world's richest person got even richer this year. And a basketball superstar-turned-owner made the list for the first time.
A missing 8-month-old baby girl and her 12-year-old cousin who were last seen Sunday evening have been found, Seattle police say.
The second teen accused of beating a World War II veteran to death during a robbery in Spokane is due in court Monday.
The Washington State Patrol says a Zillah woman was killed in a collision with a farm tractor on the Yakima Valley Highway.
Marysville-Pilchuck High School won't reopen the cafeteria where a student shot five friends and killed himself.