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Seattle Seahawks' DK Metcalf, left, is tackled by Philadelphia Eagles' Darius Slay during the first half of an NFL football game, Monday, Nov. 30, 2020, in Philadelphia.

Case for the defense: Seahawks’ D begins to shine

Seattle Seahawks' DK Metcalf, left, is tackled by Philadelphia Eagles' Darius Slay during the first half of an NFL football game, Monday, Nov. 30, 2020, in Philadelphia.

December 1, 2020, 8:23pm Seahawks

SEATTLE — Justifiably maligned for the first half of the season, something has happened to the Seattle Seahawks defense in the past three weeks. Read story

Huskies go cold, fall to 0-2 on men’s basketball season

December 1, 2020, 8:19pm Sports

In the final 8 minutes against UC Riverside — as Washington made its last-ditch attempt at a comeback — the Huskies missed 12 straight shots from the field. And that was just one their problems in a 57-42 loss to the Highlanders on Tuesday afternoon in Las Vegas. Read story

Erkinson Kinisou Bossy pleaded guilty to second-degree murder.

Two defendants in Quik Chek shooting sentenced

Erkinson Kinisou Bossy pleaded guilty to second-degree murder.

December 1, 2020, 6:58pm Latest News

LONGVIEW — The remaining two men accused in the January 2019 fatal shooting at Holt’s Quik Chek Market in Kelso were sentenced Monday to about two decades in prison for their roles in supplying a disguise and weapon and driving the getaway car. Read story

A ribbon hangs on the White House for World AIDS Day 2020, Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020, in Washington.

U.S. probing potential bribery, lobbying scheme for pardon

A ribbon hangs on the White House for World AIDS Day 2020, Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020, in Washington.

December 1, 2020, 6:52pm Nation & World

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department is investigating whether there was a secret scheme to lobby White House officials for a pardon as well as a related plot to offer a hefty political contribution in exchange for clemency, according to a court document unsealed Tuesday. Read story

EMT Giselle Dorgalli, second from right, looks at a monitor Nov. 19 while performing chest compressions on a patient who tested positive for coronavirus in the emergency room at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in the Mission Hills section of Los Angeles. (Jae C.

Officials fear new surge due to holiday

EMT Giselle Dorgalli, second from right, looks at a monitor Nov. 19 while performing chest compressions on a patient who tested positive for coronavirus in the emergency room at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in the Mission Hills section of Los Angeles. (Jae C.

December 1, 2020, 6:26pm Nation & World

Nearly 37,000 Americans died of COVID-19 in November, the most in any month since the dark early days of the pandemic, engulfing families in grief, filling newspaper obituary pages and testing the capacity of morgues, funeral homes and hospitals. Read story

FILE - In this June 1, 2020, file photo, police on motorcycles escort a protest march in Tacoma, Wash., against police brutality and the death of George Floyd. Washington state lawmakers and activists are setting an ambitious agenda for police reform in the upcoming legislative session. They say they hope to make it easier to decertify officers for misconduct, to bar the use of police dogs to make arrests, and to create an independent statewide agency to investigate police killings.(AP Photo/Ted S.

Washington lawmakers, activists set ambitious agenda for police reform

FILE - In this June 1, 2020, file photo, police on motorcycles escort a protest march in Tacoma, Wash., against police brutality and the death of George Floyd. Washington state lawmakers and activists are setting an ambitious agenda for police reform in the upcoming legislative session. They say they hope to make it easier to decertify officers for misconduct, to bar the use of police dogs to make arrests, and to create an independent statewide agency to investigate police killings.(AP Photo/Ted S.

December 1, 2020, 6:12pm Latest News

SEATTLE -- Washington lawmakers and activists are setting an ambitious agenda for police reform in the upcoming legislative session, saying they hope to make it easier to decertify officers for misconduct, to bar the use of police dogs to make arrests, and to create an independent statewide agency to investigate… Read story

Brown releases budget proposal as Oregon deals with crises

December 1, 2020, 6:09pm Northwest

SALEM, Ore. — In a year where Oregon has weathered a global pandemic that has killed more than 900 residents, forest fires that ravaged 1 million acres and ongoing protests in the state’s largest city, Gov. Kate Brown’s budget proposal attempts to mitigate the effects of the turmoil. Read story

Washington secretary of state certifies election results

December 1, 2020, 6:09pm Election

OLYMPIA -- Republican Secretary of State Kim Wyman on Tuesday certified the final results of Washington state's election, two days ahead of the deadline. Read story

FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020 file photo, Tigray refugees who fled the conflict in Ethiopia's Tigray region, wait to receive aid at Umm Rakouba refugee camp in Qadarif, eastern Sudan. A key U.N.

U.N.: Humanitarian needs to rise in ’21

FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020 file photo, Tigray refugees who fled the conflict in Ethiopia's Tigray region, wait to receive aid at Umm Rakouba refugee camp in Qadarif, eastern Sudan. A key U.N.

December 1, 2020, 4:04pm Nation & World

GENEVA — The U.N. humanitarian office says needs for assistance have ballooned to unprecedented levels this year because of COVID-19, projecting that a staggering 235 million people will require help in 2021. Read story

Rudy Giuliani, center, speaks Nov. 25 at a hearing of the Pennsylvania State Senate Majority Policy Committee in Gettysburg, Pa.

Election challenges filed in Pennsylvania, Wisconsin

Rudy Giuliani, center, speaks Nov. 25 at a hearing of the Pennsylvania State Senate Majority Policy Committee in Gettysburg, Pa.

December 1, 2020, 4:03pm Politics

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Republicans attempting to undo President-elect Joe Biden’s victory in Pennsylvania asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday to take up their lawsuit, three days after it was thrown out by the highest court in the battleground state. Read story