Alaska Airlines To Halt Flights To CubaCaribbean hurricanes and the impending change in travel rules both contributed to lower bookings.
Some Washington State Ski Resorts To Open This WeekAt least two ski resorts in Washington state have announced opening dates as multiple storms bring snow to the Cascade Mountains.
Emails Could Provide Answers At Ex-State Auditor's New TrialFormer Washington state Auditor Troy Kelley, whose federal fraud trial last year ended with an acquittal on one count and a deadlocked jury on more than a dozen others, will be in a courtroom once again as prosecutors try him a second time.
Bill Gates Gives $50 Million To Combat Alzheimer'sBill Gates says he's giving $50 million to help fight Alzheimer's disease.
Mushrooms May Be The 'Fountain Of Youth' Food, Study SaysResearchers at Penn State say they've found that a wide variety of mushrooms are packed with two important anti-aging chemicals, ergothioneine and glutathione.
Nutritionists Denounce One Of The Internet's Most Popular DietsOne health expert called the "CICO" diet "an outdated way of thinking" with another adding it can "wreak havoc" on other parts of your body.
$165 Million Stolen Painting Found Behind Bedroom DoorThe Willem de Kooning masterpiece turned up in a Silver City antique shop in August after it was swiped from the University of Arizona’s Museum of Art.
Judge: Lawsuit Over Young Immigrant's Arrest Can Go ForwardA federal judge in Seattle says a lawsuit by a Mexican man who was arrested in February, despite his participation in a program to protect those brought to the U.S. illegally as children, can go forward.
Seattle Elects First Woman Mayor In Nearly A CenturyThe booming liberal city of Seattle will get its first woman mayor since the 1920s after former U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan defeated urban planner Cary Moon for the office left open by a sex abuse scandal.
Humans Have Evolved To Naturally Fear Spiders And Snakes, Study SaysHumans don't just learn to be scared of spiders and snakes, they are actually born with the fear of those creatures already in their brains, a study says.
Washington Democrats Win Key State Senate RaceWashington Democrats have won a key state Senate race that puts them back in charge of both legislative chambers for the first time in five years.
Target Refuses To Pull Fidget Spinners With High Lead LevelsFidget Wild Premium Spinner Brass tested at 33,000 parts per million for lead, which is more than 300 times the 100 parts per million allowable for children’s toys.