Nelson Cruz was not the problem in the Mariners' eventual 14-10 loss to the Boston Red Sox on Friday. He's hit more home runs than any player in baseball over the past month and looking much more like normal Nelson Cruz.
In Washington state, the biggest beneficiary of campaign cash from private-prison firms, including the one that runs Tacoma's Northwest Detention Center, in recent years has been Democratic U.S. Sen. Patty Murray.
A surveillance camera in Flowood, Mississippi caught a woman's car skidding off the road, going airborne, striking a gas station sign and then landing next to one of the pumps. The driver is charged with DUI.
Whatcom real estate inventory remains tight, but now price reductions are also increasing along with homes being pulled off the market. Between June 13-20, 52 price reductions were made on homes for sale across Whatcom County
The Seattle Mariners blew a four-run lead and later a five-run lead also blown, and in a game that included 33 hits and 24 runs, the Mariners lost, 14-10, against the Boston Red Sox on Friday at Fenway Park.
Two women pleaded guilty to federal charges after prosecutors said the women were disguised in nuns’ habits or hijabs as they held up banks during a months-long armed crime spree across Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
A woman says an owner of a Phenix City, Alabama pizzeria tried to cover her up while she was breastfeeding her child by attempting to put a dish rag over her and the baby. Giovanna’s Pizzaria says the “incident” wasn’t meant to “embarrass” her.
The state Department of Transportation is seeking bids for someone to claim the Puyallup River Bridge. The winning respondent will get $1 million to take the bridge, preserve its historic elements and give it a future free from the threat of demolition.
Robert Leib, owner of Eterra and Skid Steer Solutions, demonstrates with the company's flamethrower near Bellingham. The flamethrower was built to show the capabilities of the boom arm it's attached to.
Bellingham equipment manufacturer Eterra has launched what it's calling the "World's First Ever Skid Steer Mounted Flamethrower" in an effort to showcase attachments it can mount to boom arm it produces.
A group that assists detained immigrants released a video Friday showing a 7-year-old boy and his mother reunited at Baltimore-Washington International Airport in Maryland after a month-long separation.
A 75-year-old Uber driver is recovering after he was attacked while picking up a passenger this month in Boston. Family members say Henry Miller was pulled out of his car, beaten and robbed. Police say they’re searching for a suspect.
Four workers at a Canton, Georgia, Wendy’s restaurant were arrested Thursday after police said they sold methamphetamine out of the fast food joint and in the parking lot for several weeks. The manager, cook and two workers accused comprise half the staff.
A group of guerrilla art activists transformed a billboard in Emeryville, California, in the early hours of June 21, to say, “We make kids disappear,” attributing the quote to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).
A split propane line on an outside grill caused a small fire that spread to a home in southern Whatcom County Wednesday evening. It serves as a warning to backyard grillers to keep their stoves at a safe distance from homes and fuel sources this summer.