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Loyd ties record, scores 36, Storm top Mercury to get bye

Sep. 18, 2021 00:36 AM EDT

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Jewell Loyd tied a WNBA record with 22 points in the first quarter and finished with a career-high 37 to help the Seattle Storm secure a first-round bye in the WNBA playoffs with a 94-85 win over the Phoenix Mercury on Friday night. Seattle (21-11)...

Western WA rain, wind causing power outages, airport delays

Sep. 17, 2021 21:59 PM EDT

BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — A surge of moisture from the Pacific moving into western Washington is bringing rain and wind to the region, causing power outages and airport delays. The National Weather Service in Seattle said Friday that 1 to 2 inches of rain was possible...

College roommates Brown, Metcalf ready for teams to clash

Sep. 17, 2021 17:00 PM EDT

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — A.J. Brown and DK Metcalf haven’t been on the same field for a game that counted since the middle of the 2018 season. That was back when the former college roommates were still playing at Ole Miss and before each became a Pro Bowl wide receiver...

Man sentenced to 12 years in $200 million phone-fraud scheme

Sep. 17, 2021 16:06 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — A Pakistan resident has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for a conspiracy to “unlock” phones from AT&T’s network, a scheme the company says cost it more than $200 million. Muhammad Fahd, 35, of Karachi, recruited an employee of an AT&T...

Seahawks-Titans heads Week 2 games with 2020 playoff teams

Sep. 16, 2021 23:50 PM EDT

Russell Wilson put off watching film for an extra hour to join Peyton and Eli Manning and provide commentary on the alternate “Monday Night Football” broadcast as the Ravens-Raiders thriller went to overtime. After carving up the Colts’ secondary in the opener,...

Latest: SKorea reports more than 2,000 new coronavirus cases

Sep. 16, 2021 23:00 PM EDT

SEOUL, South Korea – South Korea has reported more than 2,000 new cases of the coronavirus, nearing a one-day record set last month, continuing an alarming surge as the nation enters its biggest holiday of the year. The 2,008 cases reported Friday was the 73rd...

King County to require vaccine or test for events, eateries

Sep. 16, 2021 19:53 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle and King County officials said Thursday that proof of a COVID-19 vaccination or a negative test will be required to enter certain establishments and attend outdoor events. Public Health – Seattle & King County Health Officer Dr. Jeff Duchin...

Seattle Mariners land All-Star Game earlier than expected

Sep. 16, 2021 18:46 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — When the Seattle Mariners started down the path of bidding for the Major League Baseball All-Star Game, the target was 2024 or later to host for a third time. When MLB came back to the club earlier this year asking if 2023 was a possibility, the Mariners...

Bring back the noise: Fans return as Seahawks host Titans

Sep. 16, 2021 14:34 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The silence of last year's NFL games had some benefits for those who've been trained to communicate in a cauldron of noise. For example, Seattle linebacker Bobby Wagner could hear his coaches yelling from the sideline. “It was fun...

After impressive opener, Seahawks return home to host Titans

Sep. 16, 2021 12:17 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — TENNESSEE (0-1) at SEATTLE (1-0) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Seahawks by 5 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook AGAINST THE SPREAD: Titans 0-1; Seahawks 1-0. SERIES RECORD:...