Washington

Historic Kezar Stadium is as unique of a venue as you’ll find in high school sports. (Courtesy Paul Ghiglieri/SI Athletics)

Must-see high school football experiences in San Francisco

San Francisco is a city defined by its quirks, and high school…

 

In this photo taken Tuesday, May 3, 2016, Rolland Gregg, right, and his fiance Sarah England pose for a photo at their home in Kirkland, Wash. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Looming marijuana ruling could limit federal prosecutions

Rolland Gregg and his family have fought federal marijuana charges for more…

 

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks at a campaign stop Saturday, March 26, 2016, in Madison, Wis. (AP Photo/Andy Manis)

Sanders wins 3 states; Clinton retains big delegate lead

WASHINGTON — Bernie Sanders scored three wins in Western caucus contests, giving…

 

Stanford's Erica McCall (24) shoots in front of Notre Dame's Madison Cable (22) during a regional semifinal in the NCAA women's college basketball tournament in Lexington, Ky., on Friday. (James Crisp/AP)

Stanford plays familiar foe with Final Four berth on line

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Washington coach Mike Neighbors says the possibility of a…

Stanford's Erica McCall (24) shoots in front of Notre Dame's Madison Cable (22) during a regional semifinal in the NCAA women's college basketball tournament in Lexington, Ky., on Friday. (James Crisp/AP)
Stanford forward Erica McCall (24) reacts after scoring against Washington State during  a game on Sunday, Jan. 31. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

Stanford vs. ND: Don’t call it a rematch

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Notre Dame and Stanford aren’t looking at Friday’s game…

Stanford forward Erica McCall (24) reacts after scoring against Washington State during  a game on Sunday, Jan. 31. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)
States that have legalized pot are taking a fresh look at making it easier for out-of-state investors to get in the weed business, saying the pot industry's ongoing difficulty banking means they need new options to finance expansion. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, file)

Pot states take fresh look at out-of-state investment

DENVER — States that have legalized pot are taking a fresh look…

States that have legalized pot are taking a fresh look at making it easier for out-of-state investors to get in the weed business, saying the pot industry's ongoing difficulty banking means they need new options to finance expansion. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, file)
Chinese President Xi Jinping speaks at a U.S.-China business roundtable, comprised of U.S. and Chinese CEOs, Wednesday. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, Pool)

Xi says ‘without reform’ no progress for business in China

SEATTLE — Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday addressed Amazon founder Jeff…

Chinese President Xi Jinping speaks at a U.S.-China business roundtable, comprised of U.S. and Chinese CEOs, Wednesday. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, Pool)
On his first major label release “Radius,” Allen Stone sticks with his rousing R&B style.   COURTESY PHOTO

Allen Stone makes R&B music in the wilderness

Blue-eyed soul singer Allen Stone, who self-released his first two albums before…

On his first major label release “Radius,” Allen Stone sticks with his rousing R&B style.   COURTESY PHOTO
In this image released by NBC News, former NAACP leader Rachel Dolezal appears on the "Today" show set on Tuesday, June 16, 2015, in New York. Dolezal, who resigned as head of a NAACP chapter after her parents said she is white, said Tuesday that she started identifying as black around age 5, when she drew self-portraits with a brown crayon, and "takes exception" to the contention that she tried to deceive people. Asked by Matt Lauer if she is an "an African-American woman," Dolezal said: "I identify as black." (Anthony Quintano/NBC News via AP)

Rachel Dolezal was asked if she tried to mislead Howard University

SPOKANE, Wash. — Rachel Dolezal faced tough questions about her racial identity…

In this image released by NBC News, former NAACP leader Rachel Dolezal appears on the "Today" show set on Tuesday, June 16, 2015, in New York. Dolezal, who resigned as head of a NAACP chapter after her parents said she is white, said Tuesday that she started identifying as black around age 5, when she drew self-portraits with a brown crayon, and "takes exception" to the contention that she tried to deceive people. Asked by Matt Lauer if she is an "an African-American woman," Dolezal said: "I identify as black." (Anthony Quintano/NBC News via AP)

Samuelson sparks Stanford women past Washington

STANFORD — Bonnie Samuelson scored 17 points and No. 12 Stanford withstood…

John Froschauer/APCal's Sam Singer

Singer 3 gives Cal win over Washington

SEATTLE — Sam Singer was originally looking to drive, but a jab…

John Froschauer/APCal's Sam Singer
Elaine Thompson/APMarcus Allen (15) celebrates with Stanford teammate Chasson Randle after a score against Washington during Wednesday's game.

Stanford eases past short-handed Washington

SEATTLE — Anthony Brown scored 23 points and Stanford took advantage of…

Elaine Thompson/APMarcus Allen (15) celebrates with Stanford teammate Chasson Randle after a score against Washington during Wednesday's game.

Cal women can't fend off Plum, Washington

SEATTLE -- Kelsey Plum scored 30 points to help Washington hold on…

No. 5 Stanford women need OT to take down Washington State

PULLMAN, Wash. -- Amber Orrange scored 19 points, Bonnie Samuelson added 18…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/APStanford's Chasson Randle celebrates after a first-half dunk against Washington on Sunday.

Allen, Randle spark Stanford men to upset of No. 21 Washington

STANFORD -- Rosco Allen hit a key 3-pointer in overtime after missing…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/APStanford's Chasson Randle celebrates after a first-half dunk against Washington on Sunday.
Ben Margot/APWashington's DiAndre Campbell

High-scoring Cal shut down by Washington

BERKELEY -- Cyler Miles threw for 273 yards and three touchdowns, Shaq…

Ben Margot/APWashington's DiAndre Campbell
AP Photo/Ted S. WarrenIn this photo taken July 1

Washington state issues 24 marijuana shop licenses

Washington state issued its first retail marijuana licenses Monday with a middle-of-the-night…

AP Photo/Ted S. WarrenIn this photo taken July 1
AP Photo/Ted S. WarrenIn this June 23

Bumpy road ahead for legal pot in Washington

Pete O'Neil saw Washington's legalization of marijuana in 2012 as a path…

AP Photo/Ted S. WarrenIn this June 23
AP Photo/Ted S. WarrenA worker cuts a tree with a chainsaw next to a "PV" marking

More mudslide victims found as state seeks new aid

Estimated financial losses from the deadly Washington mudslide that has killed at…

AP Photo/Ted S. WarrenA worker cuts a tree with a chainsaw next to a "PV" marking

Slide survivor tells of 'wave' of mud hitting home

The roar of the hillside collapsing was so loud that Robin Youngblood…