The Latest: Report: Washington state trooper dies from virus

SEATTLE — A Washington state trooper who helped develop the agency’s use of drones has died after a battle with COVID-19 contracted on duty. The Washington State Patrol said Detective Eric Gunderson died Sunday surrounded by his family and friends. He was 38. Gunderson frequently traveled around the country to speak about the state patrol’s use of drones.
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Seahawks worried after Tyler Lockett goes down with knee injury

The Seattle Seahawks surrounded wide receiver Tyler Lockett as he received treatment on his knee following a scary-looking injury. It goes to show what a respected player Tyler Lockett is that when the Seahawks receiver stayed down on the field for a long time after twisting his knee, members of both teams took a knee on the field.
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Mercury Eliminate Defending Champion Storm, Advance to Semis Behind Griner's Double-Double

View the original article to see embedded media. Behind Brittney Griner's 23 points and 16 rebounds, the Mercury eliminated the defending WNBA champions with a thrilling 85–80 overtime victory over the Storm. All five of Phoenix's starters finished the afternoon with double figures in points, including double-doubles from Griner and...
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Seahawks defense predictably ripped apart in 30-17 loss to Vikings

This might be a bad team, folks. The Seattle Seahawks (1-2) are on a rare two-game losing streak and really were much worse than the 30-17 scoreline suggest. It was another pitiful defensive display by the Seahawks, as the Minnesota Vikings (1-2) punted just twice, one of which was after they ran out most of the clock. Kirk Cousins was surgical, going 30/38 for 323 yards and 3 first-half TD passes. Justin Jefferson had 118 yards on 9 catches and a touchdown, while Alexander Mattison rushed for 112 yards and got another 59 receiving in place of the injured Dalvin Cook.

Kirk Cousins Throws Three First-Half Touchdown Passes as Vikings Lead 21-17

Kirk Cousins' streak of incredible first halves is up to three. He has thrown eight touchdown passes this season, all of them in the first half. Cousins connected with Tyler Conklin, Adam Thielen, and Justin Jefferson in the first half as the Vikings lead the Seahawks 21-17. The Vikings' first...

Ohtani not enough, Mariners send Angels to losing season

Shohei Ohtani wasn't enough to keep the Los Angeles Angeles from their sixth straight losing season. Ohtani allowed Jarred Kelenic's tying home run in the seventh inning, and Mitch Haniger hit a go-ahead single in a four-run eighth against the bullpen that lifted the Seattle Mariners over the Angels 4-1 Sunday.

3 dead after Amtrak train bound for Portland-Seattle derails in Montana

JOPLIN, Mont. (KPTV) – Three people were killed and others were injured on an Amtrak train that derailed Saturday afternoon in Montana that was bound for Portland and Seattle. The Empire Builder train traveling from Chicago to Portland/Seattle derailed about 4 p.m. near Joplin, Mont., a town around 30 miles...