When the Seahawks asked Justin Britt last spring to move from guard to center — after having moved him from tackle to guard the year before — he initially viewed it as a practicality necessary to survive in the ...

The American Civil Liberties Union said Thursday that it will sue any state that infringes on transgender people’s right to use the bathroom they identify with, in light of new bills in five states that were ...

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kyle Korver could soon be hoisting shots for the NBA champions. The Cleveland Cavaliers are trying to finalize a deal to acquire Korver, one of the league’s elite 3-point shooters, in a trade from ...

Financial inclusion an urgent priority for MSME growth The new prospects for growth in the economy have bolstered interest in the micro, small and medium-size enterprise (MSME) sector, which is estimated to account for ...

Stamping out Staples The U.S. Postal Service will no longer offer its services at Staples. Priority Mail and other shipments, handled by Staples employees, will be discontinued at about 500 of the retailer’s ...

Governor Andrew Cuomo has unveiled a US$10 billion plan to transform New York's ageing John F. Kennedy International Airport into a world-class hub with easy access. The governor told a gathering of the Association for ...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The Latest on the winter weather slamming much of the West (all times local): 1:50 p.m. Blizzard conditions have forced the closure of the main highway connecting Reno, Nevada, to Lake Tahoe, and a ...

Using a combination of hard work, dedication, and crowdfunding, two young entrepreneurs have developed the first video game to come out of Cuba: Savior. In Savior, you play as a “little god” who must overcome ...

Now that Syria's Aleppo has been liberated, access for people to basic supplies and medical assistance is now being restored. UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) — Clean water supplies have already been restored for more ...

SPOKANE — Washington State won its second Pacific-12 game of the season Wednesday, doubling last year’s total, and Josh Hawkinson says the Cougars are not done. “We’re 2-0, so what?” Hawkinson said. ...

Every time I read about Seattle’s growing streetcar system “First Avenue streetcar work to get under way in January,” NWFriday, Dec. 30 I am puzzled and wonder “Why streetcars?” How are streetcars a better ...

Gov. Cuomo unveiled Wednesday a $10 billion plan to transform Kennedy Airport into a “world-class” facility with interconnected terminals and better access by road and rail. Cuomo, speaking at the Association for a ...

Girls Basketball Lakeside 63, Ballard 61 Kallin Spiller powered Lakeside to a close win, with 27 points, 17 rebounds, and five assists. Abby Euyana and Grace Harrington scored 12 and 15 points respectively, as the trio ...

The U.S. Department of Labor said on Wednesday it filed a lawsuit against Alphabet Inc's (GOOGL.O) Google unit seeking access to the company's compensation data and documents as part of a routine compliance ...

Panasonic showed off a robot egg at CES 2017 that could serve as a desktop companion in the future. The proof of concept robot is described by Panasonic to have "human-like movements and communication skills," is ...

Mexican authorities say they have arrested hundreds of people for looting stores across Mexico amid unrest over a sharp increase in gasoline prices. According to a statement by the National Association of Self-Service ...

At CES 2017, Samsung made clear its New Year’s resolution is to continue to innovate and push forward in all areas of its business, including its wearable devices.  So, if your own goal is to improve your health, you ...

Apple, complying with what it said was a request from Chinese authorities, removed news apps created by The New York Times from its app store in China late last month.The move limits access to one of the few remaining ...

The presentation on “Science and Technology,” focused on areas such as improved opportunity and access for learning, jobs and start-ups; and “ease of doing science.” (Reuters image) Three Groups of Secretaries ...

Jonathan Lipnicki is opening up about working with Tom Cruise in the hit movie Jerry Maguire, which premiered 20 years ago! The 26-year-old actor stopped by Access Hollywood and had nothing but nice things to say about ...