Domestic violence case against US soccer star Hope Solo dismissed: Report
Domestic violence case against US soccer star Hope Solo dismissed: Report

The domestic violence case against Hope Solo, a goalkeeper for the U.S. women`s soccer team, was dismissed by a Seattle-area judge on Tuesday, local broadcaster King 5 reported.

Peyton Manning leads NFL-high nine Broncos into Pro Bowl
Peyton Manning leads NFL-high nine Broncos into Pro Bowl

Peyton Manning was named to his NFL-best 14th Pro Bowl to lead a league-best nine Denver Broncos players into the annual all-star game, the NFL announced Tuesday.

Seattle police find no explosives after Amazon HQ threat

Seattle police are investigating an unspecified threat close to Amazon.com`s headquarters in the South Lake Union neighborhood of the city, authorities said on Monday.

Fourth victim of US school shooting in Washington state dies

A fourth teen victim died Friday, two weeks after being gunned down by a fellow high school student who went on a shooting rampage in Washington state, hospital officials said.

US fugitive found with son on Pacific`s tiny Niue

An American man accused of kidnapping his son was found with the boy on the remote South Pacific atoll of Niue some 8,800 kilometres (5,500 miles) from home, authorities said.

'Drug user' Seattle woman rapes man sleeping in his room

In a sensational piece of news, a 26-year old woman has been charged with rape for forcing herself on a man while he was asleep in his apartment in America's Seattle, reports said Monday.

Jet diverted to Salt Lake after lightning strike

A Frontier Airlines official says one of its planes was diverted to Salt Lake City after it was hit by lightning.

Cruise ship returns to Seattle following fire

A fire in the boiler room of a cruise ship carrying nearly 3,000 people prompted the vessel to return to port in the northwestern US city of Seattle, officials said.

Washington mudslide total rises to 34

The death toll from the landslide that hit the Washington community of Oso has risen to 34, with the addition of one more person to the number of victims.

US landslide death toll rises to 24: Official

Emergency workers have recovered two more bodies after a US landslide and located another eight corpses in the debris, officials said, bringing the death toll to 24.

US landslide kills three, traps victims

Rescuers clawed through piles of mud, rocks and trees early on Sunday trying to reach survivors of a giant landslide that killed three people in the northwestern United States.

Two dead in Seattle news helicopter crash

Two people were killed today when a TV news helicopter crashed to the ground on top of at least two cars near a landmark tower in Seattle, officials said.

Two dead in Seattle news helicopter crash

A news helicopter crashed into at least two cars in the northwest US city of Seattle on Tuesday, killing two people, officials said.

Man suspected in 30 bank robberies arrested in Seattle

A man suspected of robbing 30 banks in the Seattle area over the past year without ever brandishing a weapon was arrested as he was making a getaway from his latest holdup, authorities said.

Super Bowl 48 sets record for TV viewers

Seattle`s 43-8 blowout of Denver in Super Bowl 48 offered little in the way of suspense, but 111.5 million viewers made it the most-watched television event in US history.

South Koren star outfielder Choo joins Rangers

South Korean outfielder Choo Shin-Soo, among the most prized free agents this year, has signed a seven-year contract worth $130 million with Major League Baseball`s Texas Rangers, the club announced Friday.

Sikh hate crime: Seattle man jailed for 3 yrs for brutal assault

Jamie Larson was sentenced yesterday by US District Court Judge John Coughenour to 40 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release.

US state alarmed over nuclear waste leak

Heightened radioactivity levels were found outside a nuclear waste tank in the US state of Washington, officials has said, in a new alert about a site used to make Cold War-era bombs.

Five killed in US apartment shooting

Five people, including a woman, were killed in a shootout, apparently sparked by a dispute, at a Washington state apartment complex, police said on Monday.

Man gets 18 years in Seattle terror plot

A man who plotted to attack a Seattle military complex with machine guns and grenades has been sentenced to 18 years in prison.