A feisty group of grannies blocked traffic Thursday in the hopes of derailing the surge in the number of oil trains traveling across our state. The concern is that an oil train could crash and explode.
A teen accused of bringing a Molotov cocktail to Seattle's Center School on Monday now faces felony charges.
A survivalist accused of ambushing two state troopers, leaving one dead and seriously injuring the other, was captured on Thursday, ending a seven-week manhunt for him, authorities said.
Swift's new gig as New York City's global tourism ambassador is getting a Bronx cheer (not that she knows what that is) from locals who questioned her street cred and mocked the videos she made for the city's tourism agency, NYC & Co.
A very special -- and surprise -- presentation was made to the Oak Harbor High School football team Wednesday evening by the players at Marysville Pilchuck High School.
An Amber Alert has been cancelled for an 18-month-old Thurston County boy who was found safe shortly after the alert was issued.
A small plane lost power after takeoff and crashed into a building Thursday while trying to return to a Kansas airport, killing two people inside the building and injuring at least four others, officials said.
The celebration in San Francisco's streets over the Giants' World Series victory turned raucous and violent, with two people injured by gunfire and a third stabbed. Police got pelted with bottles as they tried to disperse crowds.
Pele, the Hawaiian volcano goddess, moves gradually and persistently as she deposits lava across the Big Island of Hawaii. People in the small town lying in its path say the lava will reshape the community yard by yard as it slides toward the ocean.
A nurse who vowed to defy Maine's voluntary quarantine for health care workers who treated Ebola patients followed through on her promise Thursday, leaving her home for an hour-long bike ride.
A 9-year-old boy who disappeared from Seattle with his father was found safe Wednesday on an island in the South Pacific.
Puyallup police say they discovered an illegal marijuana grow inside a building owned by the city's deputy mayor.
The second anniversary of Superstorm Sandy arrived Wednesday in a region where recovery in New Jersey and New York is happening unevenly, with many houses, boardwalks and businesses rebuilt but many people still unable to return to their homes.
The TSA prevented 1,800 weapons from making it through airport checkpoints last year. But what if weapons could be built after that screening?
The source of a sick tortoise's discomfort became clear after a south Florida veterinarian took an X-ray: The animal had swallowed a turtle pendant.
Classes resume Monday at Marysville-Pilchuck High School for students, teachers and administrators who have been planning for a new routine after last Friday's deadly shooting. But some students remain fearful of returning to class due to continuing threats.
With the departure of leading scorer C.J. Wilcox to the NBA, there is a major void for the Huskies to fill. And Nigel Williams-Goss is the prime candidate to take on a greater load than he did as a freshman.
The U.S. health care apparatus is so unprepared and short on resources to deal with the deadly Ebola virus that even small clusters of cases could overwhelm parts of the system, according to an Associated Press review.
Shares of Orbital Sciences tumbled in Wednesday morning trading after the aerospace company's unmanned rocket bound for the International Space Station exploded moments after liftoff on Tuesday evening.
Pink Floyd Legend Roger Waters is sporting a black eye and stitches after a nasty fall left him hospitalized.
Joan Rivers' daughter has hired a team of lawyers to investigate the funnywoman's death.