About a third of the world's cactus species are threatened with extinction, the International Union for Conservation of Nature warns in a new report.
OHS says a record-breaking 130 pets found new homes by the end of the day. The previous record was 109 pets adopted in one day.
The last C-17 Globemaster III built at a Southern California Boeing plant soared into history on Sunday with a flyover that marked the end of an era for the region's once-thriving aerospace industry.
Russell Wilson's career-best day proved better than a record-setting performance by Ben Roethlisberger.
Princess Charlotte looks delighted with a cuddly toy dog in a photo taken by her mother, the Duchess of Cambridge.
The group - Americans for Refugees and Immigrants - gathered at Victor Steinbrueck Park near Pike Place Market to show their support for Governor Inslee's stance on accepting Syrian refugees.
For the sixth year, shoppers across the state are showing support for small businesses.
An out-of-control car sliding on ice crashed into a trooper's patrol car on Highway 18 Saturday morning, the Washington State Patrol said.
A 78-year-old grandfather died Saturday morning after falling through ice while skating with his grandson.
Police have released the name of a man killed inside a Vancouver coin shop, and they're asking for help identifying the suspect.
Egypt on Saturday said there is a 90 percent chance that hidden chambers will be found within King Tutankhamun's tomb, based on the preliminary results of a new exploration of the 3,300-year-old mausoleum.
A loner from North Carolina who liked to spend time in his mountain cabin and avoided eye contact with neighbors was in custody Saturday after police said he opened fire at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic and killed three people.
An elderly driver has four guardian angels to thank for saving him from being struck by a freight train in Auburn Friday night.
At least three people have died in fast-moving floodwaters in Texas as freezing rain and flooding pummeled the state and other parts of the central U.S. on Friday, with forecasters warning that the chilling weather would worsen over the holiday weekend.
Rex Specs, the latest protective product in canine care, are the brainchild of devoted dog owners Aiden Doane and Jesse Emilo, who are frequently joined by their dogs during their many outdoor pursuits.
Myles Gaskin rushed for 138 yards and two touchdowns, Sidney Jones, Darren Gardenhire and Azeem Victor all returned turnovers for touchdowns in the second half and Washington became bowl eligible with a 45-10 win over No. 20 Washington State on Friday.
Chanting "Black Live Matters, not Black Friday", hundreds of protesters jammed the streets of Downtown Seattle Friday afternoon to march in front of several of the city's largest stores.
A man stole a shuttle van after attacking two people on the Seattle waterfront Friday. Police later arrested a man believed to be the suspect after the shuttle van crashed into a wall some distance away.