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The Latest: Myers' missed field goal ends team-record streak

Sep. 26, 2021 17:42 PM EDT

The Latest on Week 3 in the NFL (all times EDT): ___ 5:40 p.m. Seattle’s Jason Myers missed a 44-yard field goal that went wide left late in the second quarter at Minnesota. That ended Myers’ team-record streak of 37 straight...

A look at recent Amtrak accidents

Sep. 26, 2021 16:06 PM EDT

National Transportation Safety Board investigators are trying to determine the cause of the Amtrak derailment in north-central Montana that killed three people aboard the Empire Builder, traveling from Chicago to Seattle. The train, carrying about 141 passengers and a...

Police: 3 killed in shooting outside bar near Seattle

Sep. 26, 2021 13:40 PM EDT

DES MOINES, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say three people were killed and three others injured in a shooting early Sunday outside a bar in Des Moines, Washington. Police said shots were fired after a dispute between two people inside the La Familia Sports Pub and Lounge,...

Washington escapes in OT with 31-24 win over California

Sep. 26, 2021 02:27 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Just when it seemed like a second overtime was an inevitability, Washington’s Cameron Williams and Jackson Sirmon converged at the right moment. Williams and Sirmon combined to force California's Damien Moore to fumble at the 1-yard line in OT, and...

Saturday's Scores

Sep. 26, 2021 01:17 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Bothell 49, North Creek 35 Cascade Christian 34, Life Christian Academy 21 Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 27, Skyview 17 Columbia (White Salmon) 50, Fort Vancouver 42 Crescent 56,...

1 killed, WSU football player hurt in shooting near campus

Sep. 26, 2021 00:20 AM EDT

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a man has been arrested in connection with a shooting that killed one person and critically injured another near the Washington State University campus early Saturday morning. Police in Pullman, Washington, later identified the...

Pledger helps Utah rally past Washington State 24-13

Sep. 25, 2021 19:45 PM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — TJ Pledger rushed for 117 yards and the go-ahead touchdown as Utah came from behind to beat Washington State 24-13 on Saturday afternoon in the Utes’ Pac-12 opener. Pledger, a transfer from Oklahoma who only had 11 yards coming into the game, ran...

Canadians, Chinese executive return home in prisoner swap

Sep. 25, 2021 17:53 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — China, the U.S. and Canada completed a high-stakes prisoner swap with joyous homecomings for two Canadians held by China and for an executive of Chinese global communications giant Huawei Technologies charged with fraud, potentially bringing closure to a 3-year feud that...

Stewart out for playoff game against Mercury

Sep. 25, 2021 17:44 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle Storm forward Breanna Stewart will not play in Sunday’s WNBA second-round playoff game against the Phoenix Mercury. Stewart injured a foot on Sept. 7 in a win over Washington when she came up hobbling after boxing out a Mystics player. The...

Driver stabbed, killed on school bus with students aboard

Sep. 25, 2021 14:24 PM EDT

PASCO, Wash. (AP) — A school bus driver was stabbed after he had picked up students from a Washington state elementary school and died of his injuries at a hospital, police said. Students from Longfellow Elementary in the city of Pasco were already on the bus Friday...