The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team.
The movie of the summer might have been Marvel's irreverent hit "Guardians of the Galaxy," the top domestic film at the box office. Or it could have been Michael Bay's sequel-reboot hybrid "Transformers: Age of Extinction," the lone movie to even approach $1 billion globally.
A corpse flower growing at the Volunteer Park Conservatory in Seattle is finally blooming, and the public is invited to help name it.
Two men have been arrested in the Friday night shooting of a man in Tacoma, Officer Naveed Benjamin with Tacoma Police said.
John Isner is not the sort to study a lot of video of past matches in order to prepare for an upcoming opponent.
Will he face criminal charges for running over a fellow driver at a sprint-car race in upstate New York? Will the brash racer they call "Smoke" regain the edge that made him a NASCAR superstar, even after conceding he'll be affected the rest of his life by the death of Kevin Ward Jr.?
An attorney for Tracy Morgan says the former "Saturday Night Live" actor is having a tough time recovering from a June accident on the New Jersey Turnpike that left a fellow comedian dead.
Al Pacino is making two trips up the red carpet at the Venice Film Festival, with two movies about aging, regret and letting go. But the actor says he's not about to lower the curtain on his own career.
Quick! What exactly did President Barack Obama say from the White House briefing room about Syria, Iraq and Ukraine while dressed in the tan suit buzzed 'round the world?
Dozens of injured and orphaned squirrels have landed in Lynnwood for rehabilitation and it's taking a team of volunteers to care for them.
A Washington state judge says a small city can continue to ban licensed marijuana businesses, even if they're allowed under state law.
The public will soon get to see an ancient human skeleton recently rediscovered in a Philadelphia museum's storage room.
The victim whose blood was found on flooring, carpeting and towels along an Auburn roadway two weeks ago has been identified through DNA tests as 30-year-old Brandon Zomalt, police said Friday.
The accidental killing of a firing range instructor by a 9-year-old girl learning to shoot an Uzi unleashed a storm of criticism and anger, with much of it aimed at her parents.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas blamed Hamas on Friday for needlessly extending fighting with Israel in the Gaza Strip, casting doubt on the future of the Palestinian unity government that the Islamic militant group backs.
A woman on a bicycle was killed Friday morning when she was struck by a large box truck in downtown Seattle, police said.
When Shelly Sterling was approached by former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer about buying the Los Angeles Clippers, the wife of disgraced team owner Donald Sterling did not know who he was. But in short order she convinced him the team was worth an unprecedented $2 billion.
A university student infected with Ebola evaded health surveillance for weeks as he slipped into Senegal, carrying the deadly virus to a fifth West African nation showing how quarantines, border closures and flight bans have failed to contain the outbreak.
Myanmar's first international beauty queen has absconded with her $100,000 crown after being stripped of her title for being rude and dishonest, organizers said Friday.