Outdoors

Thorns draw in home finale

August 30, 2015, 10:58 PM

Sounders hold off Timbers 2-1

August 30, 2015, 10:31 PM

Portland has four-match unbeaten streak snapped

MTV awards full of stars’ fussing

August 30, 2015, 10:30 PM

Top prize goes to Swift, between dramatic moments

Horror master Wes Craven dies at 76

August 30, 2015, 9:39 PM

Associated Press Writers

Defiant Malaysian PM rejects calls to step down

August 30, 2015, 9:34 PM

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia-- Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak poured scorn on a huge two-day rally that brought together tens of thousands of yellow-shirted protesters demanding his resignation over a financial scandal.

Blood supply gets boost

August 30, 2015, 9:33 PM

With the number of blood donations dwindling nationwide and locally, officials with the nonprofit Bloodworks Northwest needed a way to tell people about the need for donors.

Skyview grad Winger places eighth in javelin

August 30, 2015, 8:35 PM

Skyview grad Winger places eighth in javelin

Egypt: Parliamentary elections set for fall

August 30, 2015, 8:34 PM

CAIRO -- Egypt on Sunday announced that long-awaited parliamentary elections will take place in October and November, a hoped-for step toward democracy amid a harsh crackdown on dissent.

Activists: Temple in Syria damaged

August 30, 2015, 8:30 PM

BEIRUT -- Islamic State militants in Syria severely damaged the Bel Temple, considered one of the greatest sites of the ancient world, in a massive explosion Sunday, activists said.

Germany urges EU action on migrants

August 30, 2015, 8:29 PM

BERLIN -- Germany, France and Britain pressed Sunday for better processing of migrants arriving in southern Europe and for a European Union-wide list of countries considered safe, and a special meeting of EU interior and justice ministers was called for Sept. 14.

Video: Israeli soldier fought with boy, women

August 30, 2015, 8:13 PM

JERUSALEM -- A video showing an Israeli soldier scuffling with Palestinian youths and women at a West Bank protest has been viewed more than 2 million times on Facebook, shining a light on Israeli military policies in the territory.

Dominica declares disaster status after Tropical Storm Erika

August 30, 2015, 8:11 PM

ROSEAU, Dominica -- Rescue teams worked Sunday to reopen roads to remote communities in Dominica after Tropical Storm Erika caused flooding and mudslides that killed at least 20 people and left more than 50 missing on the Caribbean island.

Teen awakes to burglar in her room

August 30, 2015, 7:45 PM

Thousands gather to honor fallen heroes

August 30, 2015, 7:07 PM

WENATCHEE -- Several thousand people gathered Sunday to honor three U.S. Forest Service firefighters killed battling wildfires in Washington state.