Sen. Mitch McConnell To Meet 9/11 Responders To Discuss Victims' FundSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is meeting this week with Sept. 11 first responders following withering criticism from comedian Jon Stewart that Congress had failed to ensure that a victims' compensation fund never runs out of money.
Local Climbers Rescued From Mount Rainier After Being Stranded For Days In Strong WindsFour climbers were rescued from Mount Rainier yesterday in Washington, and three of them are from our area.
Police: Man Shot Neighbors, Then Himself In Fight Over Dog PoopThree people are in the hospital after a dispute over dog poop turned into a violent shootout and standoff with police.
Burglar Collected Rent After Breaking Into Home, Police SayA burglar in Washington state has been charged with not only breaking into a vacationing family's home, but also renting it out to unsuspecting tenants.
At Least 3 Confirmed Dead After Amtrak Train Derails Off Overpass Onto Freeway In Washington StateAt least three people were confirmed dead after an Amtrak train derailed on an overpass in Washington state Monday, with at least two train cars falling onto the highway below.
Firefighters Rescue Man From Trash Chute In Washington, DCThe man got trapped after thinking he had dropped his girlfriend's phone down the chute and he leaned in to get it back. 
Kilpatrick Layup Makes It Close, But Nets Fall To Wizards 118-113John Wall scored 25 points, including 11 in the fourth quarter, and the Washington Wizards beat the Brooklyn Nets 118-113 on Monday night.
Syracuse Women Pound Washington 80-59, Reach NCAA FinalSyracuse beats Washington 80-59 in women's Final Four, will face UConn in national championship Tuesday night.
Google To Begin Testing Self-Driving Cars In WashingtonGoogle says it will begin testing its self-driving cars in Kirkland, Washington.
President Obama Greets Pope Francis Upon Historic Arrival To United StatesThe White House said Obama's decision to greet Pope Francis personally is a symbol of the high level of respect that Americans have for the pontiff.
‘305 Fitness’ Brings Miami-Inspired Exercise To Greenwich Village A Greenwich Village fitness class has borrowed a few steps from Miami nightlife.