In 1840, males outnumbered females 8.68 million to 8.38 million in the United States. By 1950, there were more females than males for the first time in U.S. history, according to the U.S. Census. See other statistics showing how America has changed.
USC signee Kevin Porter Jr., Wichita State-bound Erik Stevenson and UConn signee Emmitt Matthews Jr. were just a few of some of the most talented players in the state to compete in the all-state games at Curtis High School on Saturday, where the 4
Florida International University in Miami installed in one day a new pedestrian bridge linking the campus to Sweetwater. The bridge collapsed on Thursday, March 15, 2018 during construction, trapping people and cars underneath.
A newly-built pedestrian bridge near Florida International University collapsed, falling on top of an unknown number of people and cars. Emergency responders at the scene said there were "multiple people injured" but have not confirmed how many.
The News Tribune selects the top 10 plays from the WIAA state basketball championships in the Tacoma Dome, including a pair of game-winners (one from Gonzaga Prep's Anton Watson) and some eye-opening dunks from Rainier Beach's Kevin Porter Jr. and Lewis and Clark's Naje Smith.
Brynna Maxwell scored 31 points and broke the 3A modern-era tournament scoring records for most total points and points per game in a 61-58 win over Garfield for the 3A state championship. She, Maddie Willett and coach Megan Murray discuss brining Gig Harbor its first basketball title.
Trevante Anderson, who transferred from Lincoln to Rainier Beach before the start of the school year and was the league MVP for the Abes a year ago, led a Rainier Beach rally to beat his former team in the 3A state semifinals on Friday in the Taco