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Williams, Washington State rally to beat Eastern Washington

Nov. 29, 2020 1:46 AM EST

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Noah Williams scored a career-high 19 points, grabbed eight rebounds, and made several big plays down the stretch to help Washington State beat Eastern Washington 71-68 on Saturday night. Williams hit a 3-pointer, stole a pass by Eastern Washington's Michael Meadows on the other end,...

Washington quarterback Dylan Morris drops back to pass against Utah during the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Washington rallies from 21-point deficit, beats Utah 24-21

Nov. 29, 2020 12:32 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Elijah Molden saw Trent McDuffie pull in Utah’s final desperation throw and was overcome by a wave of excitement, jubilation and relief. After a miserable first half, Molden and his teammates pulled off one of the biggest comebacks in Washington’s history. “I was...

FILE - Colorado Gov. Jared Polis speaks during a news conference about the state's response to the rapid increase in COVID-19 cases, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020, in Denver.  Faulting inaction in Washington, governors and state lawmakers are racing to get needed pandemic relief to small businesses, the unemployed, renters and others affected by the widening coronavirus outbreak.   (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

With no action by Washington, states race to offer virus aid

Nov. 28, 2020 8:38 PM EST

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Faulting inaction in Washington, governors and state lawmakers are racing to get pandemic relief to small-business owners, the unemployed, renters and others whose livelihoods have been upended by the widening coronavirus outbreak. In some cases, elected officials are spending the...

Seahawks get Carson, Pocic, Griffin back to face Eagles

Nov. 28, 2020 5:14 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks will have starting running back Chris Carson, center Ethan Pocic and cornerback Shaquill Griffin back from injuries for Monday night’s game against the Philadelphia Eagles. Seattle coach Pete Carroll said Saturday all three made it through the week of...

Police arrest 3 during demonstration in Seattle

Nov. 28, 2020 3:15 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Three people were arrested during a demonstration on Capitol Hill on Friday night, including a man who hit an officer with a cane. A video from the night, sent to KOMO News, shows a man with a cane being pushed away by a police officer. As the officer walks away the man swings his cane and...

COVID: Fears grow over Inland Northwest hospital capacity

Nov. 28, 2020 11:22 AM EST

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Health officials in rural communities in Washington state are worried that Thanksgiving gatherings could take the COVID-19 pandemic from bad to worse and, in some places, overwhelm already strained health systems. The Spokesman-Review reports the small towns surrounding Spokane County...

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) warms up before an NFL football game against the Las Vegas Raiders, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/David Becker)

Mahomes vs. Brady spices up Thanksgiving holiday week

Nov. 28, 2020 10:59 AM EST

Andy Reid knows quarterbacks. So does Jon Gruden. And Sean Payton. For years, these elite NFL coaches have praised the performances of Tom Brady, Mr. Six Rings. And they do the same now with Patrick Mahomes, the NFL's biggest playmaker. On Sunday, in a matchup that fits prime time but wasn't one CBS was about to...

California's Slater Zellers sits on the field after Stanford blocked an extra-point kick during the second half of an NCAA college football game Friday, Nov. 27, 2020, in Berkeley, Calif. (AP Photo/Jed Jacobsohn)

Stanford takes back Axe trophy, beats Cal 24-23 in Big Game

Nov. 27, 2020 9:06 PM EST

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Stanford players danced, hooted and hollered on California's home turf in Memorial Stadium. The Cardinal came together and posed for a group photo in front of card stunts in the bleachers above featuring a message “Our axe” that came from the opposing side. They...

Officials report more than 4,200 new COVID cases in WA

Nov. 27, 2020 8:54 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Health officials in Washington state reported more than 4,200 new confirmed COVID-19 cases. The Washington State Department of Health published the state’s latest COVID-19 cases on Friday. Numbers were not updated Thursday because of the Thanksgiving holiday. KOMO reports that on...

Seattle Seahawks defensive end Carlos Dunlap (43) sacks Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray (1), late in the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 28-21. (AP Photo/Lindsey Wasson)

Trade for Carlos Dunlap already paying off for Seahawks

Nov. 27, 2020 5:49 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Carlos Dunlap was quick to dismiss the idea that his arrival suddenly solved the problems the Seattle Seahawks had on their defensive front. Consider it Dunlap’s way of deflecting recognition when there is pretty solid evidence that his addition to the Seahawks' defensive line...