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Seahawks can't make up for an imperfect Russell Wilson

Oct. 21, 2019 7:45 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Russell Wilson was never going to be perfect all the time. But in making his first major miscue of the season, Wilson showed the tiny margin the Seattle Seahawks have for absorbing mistakes. If Wilson isn't right on point or Seattle's defense isn't forcing turnovers and causing chaos...

Flood watch for Western Washington rivers

Oct. 21, 2019 1:34 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for several rivers in Western Washington as heavy rains move in to the region. KOMO reports the watch from Monday evening through late Tuesday night means there is a potential for flooding, based on current forecasts, for portions of...

After weeks of magic Wilson, Seahawks falter vs. Ravens

Oct. 20, 2019 10:06 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Expecting Russell Wilson to remain perfect for an entire season, let alone another week, was unrealistic. At some point there was going to be a mistake. With how well Wilson had been playing through the first six weeks of the season, a deflected pass or some kind of fluky play would make...

Jackson's legs, Ravens defense roll past Seahawks 30-16

Oct. 20, 2019 9:20 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Lamar Jackson was mad. He was mad about settling for field goals three times in the first half. Mad about a delay-of-game penalty and a 13-yard run on third down when he needed 15 yards. Mad to see Justin Tucker trotting on the field again for a field goal. John Harbaugh saw the anger, so he...

Sea-Tac increases security in anticipation of protest

Oct. 20, 2019 1:44 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Authorities at Sea-Tac International Airport increased security in anticipation of a protest Saturday but disruptions to passengers didn't materialize. KOMO-television reports a group called Emerald City Antifa announced members would protest at the United Airlines ticket because of the...

Seattle's first Opportunity Zone development breaks ground

Oct. 20, 2019 10:05 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The Opportunity Zones program was marketed as a way to help poor communities by offering major capital-gains tax breaks for investors to park their cash in 8,000 designated low-income census tracts. Instead, critics have labelled it a "tax scam," ''the latest example of urban renewal" and "a...

Jordan Morris has hat trick, Sounders outlast Dallas FC 4-3

Oct. 20, 2019 12:32 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Jordan Morris was coming close to watching extra time from the sideline. Instead, he watched his last shot of the day go into the net to win the game. Morris scored in the 113th minute to complete a hat trick in the Settle Sounders' 4-3 victory over FC Dallas on Saturday in the first round...

Breast cancer recovery journey inspires Mt. Rainier ascent

Oct. 20, 2019 12:06 AM EDT

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — The first time, Beth Bowers climbed Mount Rainier because it was there. The second time, she climbed the Washington State icon because she was still here. An avid runner, cyclist and hiker, the 59-year-old Oxford woman decided to attempt the Mount Rainier climb as she was struggling...

Family of woman shot by deputies files federal lawsuit

Oct. 19, 2019 11:18 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The family of a 23-year-old woman shot and killed by sheriff's deputies conducting a welfare check has filed a federal civil-rights lawsuit contending deputies escalated the situation. The Seattle Times reports in a story on Friday that the family of Renee Davis filed the lawsuit against the...

Fant likely to get second start at tackle for Seahawks

Oct. 18, 2019 7:53 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Seahawks lineman George Fant made his first start in three years at left tackle for Seattle in Cleveland. He was just slightly more prepared for the opportunity this time than he was in 2016. "It took a little time to get going, knock a little rust off," Fant said. "Once I got going I...