Minshew leads No. 10 Washington State past Colorado 31-7
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) - The 10th-ranked Washington State Cougars weren't in any hurry to bury the Buffaloes Gardner Minshew II had all day to pick his targets and he overcame a slow start and three fourth-down failures to lead the Cougars past Colorado 31-7 on Saturday. The Cougars (9-1, 6-1 Pac-12, No. 8 CFP) won their sixth straight, but it wasn't as easy as expected against the Buffaloes (5-5, 2-5), who lost their fifth straight despite the return of star receiver Laviska Shenault…
Washington and Washington State and a lot is on the line
Several dozen of those Inland Northwest fans who claim the purple and gold, rather than the crimson and gray, will pack into a charter ready to make the 75-mile trek to cheer for the underdog Washington Huskies in the 111th edition of the Apple Cup. It’s Apple Cup weekend. This will be the 111th matchup …
Zamora, NMSU top Washington State again
LAS VEGAS, Nev. -- At the Las Vegas (Nev.) Classic consolation game, Utah transfer JoJo Zamora scored 28 points, and the last of his six 3-pointers, coming with one second left, and it gave the…
Washington State Spring Fair: Insider Tips
With fewer crowds and just as much action, spring fairs are simply more fun!
Canada helps No. 18 UCLA women top No. 9 Washington 90-79
The junior guard scored 22 points to lead UCLA to a 90-79 upset victory over No. 9 Washington. The Bruins (19-7, 10-5 Pac-12) weren't sure if Canada would play since she left the previous game with a neck injury. Washington's Kelsey Plum, the nation's leading scorer, scored 39 points in the loss. Chantel Osahor had a double-double with 16 points and 10 rebounds. UCLA coach Cori Close said the Bruins had a team meeting after its loss to Oregon, which was the third…
FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN WASHINGTON STATE IMPACTS
FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN WASHINGTON STATE IMPACTS January 2019 Threatening Disruption to Washington State Ferry Service. Furloughs have left the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) operating with extremely limited staff in Washington, putting service at risk for several vessels in the Washington State Ferries (WSF) fleet that are up for inspection during the …
Final: Washington State 33, Oregon 10
QUARTER RECAPS: First quarter What happened: After falling behind 7-0, Oregon scored the final points of the quarter to lead 10-7 The big play: Freshman QB Braxton Burmeister threw a 30-yard TD pass to tight end Jacob Breeland to give the Ducks the lead. Momentum swing: Washington State’s 12-yard punt gave Oregon the ball at the Cougar 30 and set up the Ducks’ TD. Beyond the boxscore: Oregon’s defense allowed a 41-yard TD pass on the Cougars’ first play of the game but…
Records fight before Washington state Supreme Court
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A push by media groups to gain access to the records of state lawmakers is before Washington's highest court.The Supreme Court is set to hear arguments Tuesday in a case that will determine whether legislators are subject to the same disclosure rules that apply to other elected officials under the voter-approved Public Records Act.
Hey, why was Washington State's coach on Idaho's bench?
Ernie Kent won a Coaches vs. Cancer charity auction item—an all-access pass to one of Idaho's games.
Avery Bradley leads Boston Celtics past Washington Wizards, 123-101, in Game 5
BOSTON >> Playing in the Garden has brought out the Boston Celtics’ best basketball this postseason.
Why Affirmative Action Is on the Ballot in Washington State
Gary Locke, a former governor of Washington, is trying to persuade fellow Asian-Americans to support Referendum 88, which would restore affirmative action.
Washington state files $100 million suit against Comcast
Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson on Monday filed a $100 million lawsuit against Comcast, saying the cable and internet giant deceived customers into paying tens of millions of dollars…
WalletHub: Washington state in the top 20 for energy efficiency
Washington has a deserved "green" reputation. The trees are evergeen, marijuana is legal and the major metropolis is nicknamed the "Emerald City." But the state has a little left to be desired when it comes to energy efficiency. WalletHub, a personal finance website that offers credit scores and financial advice, created a list of the continental states based on energy efficiency. The list was then broken down into two more specific categories, home-energy efficiency and auto-energy efficiency.
No. 10 Washington State beats California 19-13
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) - California shut down No. 10 Washington State's vaunted Air Raid offense for most of Saturday's game, but the Bears could not quite close the deal Gardner Minshew threw a 10-yard touchdown pass to Easop Winston Jr. with 32 seconds left to lift Washington State to a 19-13 win over California, extending WSU's long-shot quest to crash the College Football Playoff. "I thought that it would be a war and it was," Washington State coach Mike Leach said. "We hung…
These are the wealthiest 20 zip codes in Washington state
Tax season is upon us, and how much money you have -- and how much money you're about to include along with your filing -- is likely on the minds of millions of people across the country. So how does that money look more locally? The Internal Revenue Service has some data.
What is Washington state's favorite Trader Joe's product?
To know Washington state food is to know a delicious stereotype: magnificent salmon, organic ingredients, healthy and balanced values. But our favorite Trader Joe's product is not really any of those things (although, it being Trader Joe's one could make a case for the ingredients, as they are "exclusively from natural sources, without artificial flavoring"). According to Workwise, a customer relationship management company, Washington loves Trader Joe's A Dozen Macarons Variés.
Washington state OKs some of the nation's toughest OT rules
SEATTLE — Washington state is adopting some of the nation’s most aggressive overtime rules, restoring protections for hundreds of thousands of salaried workers and taking what supporters say is a
Gaskin runs for 2 TDs, No. 10 Washington beats UCLA 31-24
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) - Jake Browning is known for his arm, but the Washington quarterback showed that he can be elusive when on the run Browning threw for 265 yards and a touchdown, and he also ran for 49 yards and a score to lead the 10th-ranked Huskies to a 31-24 victory over UCLA on Saturday. "I think that's his game. As long as he is moving up into the pocket and keeping his eyes downfield, we want him to run," Washington coach…
Video: Chris Smith on how UCLA can move past Utah loss
Guard Chris Smith talks about how he processed UCLA’s loss to Utah and what the Bruins can learn from the first half of the game.
Jessika Carter leads No. 10 Mississippi State past UT Martin
STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) - Jessika Carter knows she has big shoes to fill for Mississippi State with the graduation of All-American Teaira McCowan Carter's transition for the bigger role was aided by the work she put in behind McCowan a year ago. The sophomore center had a career-high 19 points and eight rebounds in the No. 10 Bulldogs 82-46 win over UT Martin on Monday night. "I'm much more comfortable than last year," Carter said. "I've worked hard watching Teaira and Anriel (Howard)…