Mitch McConnell, the longest-serving Senate leader in history who maintained his power in the face of dramatic convulsions in the Republican Party for almost two decades, will step down from that position in November.
Former Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman was arrested for DUI early Saturday morning, Washington State Patrol confirmed.
Audio from several 911 calls have been released from a terrifying cougar attack north of Snoqualmie, capturing the moments a group of friends tried to pin the creature down with their bicycles.
A man wielding a samurai sword was arrested inside a Walmart store in Washington over the weekend after he yelled and threatened to hurt people, authorities said.
A couple was able to escape uninjured from the vehicle as it began to sink further into the water.
The last known remains of the Green River Killer case have been identified by the King County Sheriff's Office, nearly 40 years later.
Three officers who were acquitted in the death of Manny Ellis last month have been cleared of any wrongdoing and will not return to the Tacoma Police Department.
“I don’t care if it’s $5, $10 or $20,000. We’re treating everything as if it’s valuable, and we’re trying to save as much as possible,” said the art gallery’s manager.
Meanwhile, Kroger and Albertsons say they must merge to compete with Walmart, Amazon and other major companies that have stepped into the grocery business.
A microscopic metal fragment found on the tie of infamous plane hijacker D. B. Cooper could help reveal his true identity.
A jury found three police officers charged in the death of Manuel Ellis, a Tacoma, Washington man who was beaten, shocked and hogtied face down on a sidewalk, not guilty of all charges.
During the 1980s and 1990s, a string of murders haunted Western Washington, with dozens of women and girls found murdered. Gary Ridgway is now serving 49 consecutive life in prison sentences.
Washington state prosecutors have charged Richard Bradley Jr. in connection with murders of Brandi Blake, Emilio Maturin, Michael Goeman and his son Vance Lakey.
Deputies are investigating after five people were killed in a shooting near Vancouver, Washington, on Sunday.
A sixth county election office received a suspicious envelope filled with white powder shortly after Washington's General Election.
We're learning more about the criminal history of the man accused of causing a deadly chain-reaction crash that sent a metro bus into a building, killing a woman on the sidewalk last week.
A 17-year-old accused of fatally shooting a man on a Metro bus in October turned himself in at the King County Sheriff's Office on Monday.
A mariner whose boat went missing at sea several days ago off the Washington coast was found alive adrift in a life raft dozens of miles from shore, the U.S. Coast Guard said. A second man remains missing.
Video from the zoo shows twin polar bears Astra and Laerke having a ball after one of them dragged a kid-sized pool into the bears’ bigger swimming pool.
A former bank manager pleaded guilty to charges of bank fraud and aggravated identity theft for embezzling more than $1 million primarily from elderly and vulnerable customers at Wells Fargo.