North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in said in a statement that the countries planned to jointly bid for the 2032 Summer Olympics. At a major summit the two leaders gave no details of which cities might host certain events at the games, or how advanced the plans were.
Kaela Straw had a match-high 16 kills, and Reece Carman added 12 kills and five blocks Tuesday to power visiting Idaho to a 25-21, 26-24, 25-13 sweep over Eastern Washington in a Big Sky Conference volleyball opener.
Marwin Gonzalez hit a two-run homer in a four-run third inning that helped the Houston Astros to a 7-0 win over the Seattle Mariners. Houston, which eliminated the Mariners from contention for the AL West title with the victory, entered the day four games ahead of Oakland atop the division standings. The Athletics played later against the Angels.
Co-medalists Kirsten Ishikawa and Alexa Clark led Eastern Washington to the team title Tuesday at The Challenge at the Coeur d’Alene Resort.
Community Colleges of Spokane volleyball coach Jenni Hull has been on the job since 2005, so she knew she had the makings of a good team. Roughly four weeks into the 2018 season, Spokane has left good behind and is pushing for greatness, perhaps even all-time greatness.
The Seahawks’ offense is broken right now, in a fashion we’ve rarely seen in the Russell Wilson era. The resourcefulness of Wilson that has come to define him is suddenly in need of repair.
The Cougars’ Pac-12 opener is meaningful because it’s the first of nine games that counts toward conference standings. But, similar to how the Apple Cup excites just about every Washingtonian on the Cougar roster, the USC game bears that much more importance for 33 players who hail from Los Angeles, San Diego or a close-by suburb of those two.
Eastern Washington goalkeeper Kelsee Winston was named Big Sky Conference Defensive Player of the Week for women’s soccer, the conference announced Tuesday.
A member of the wolf pack occupying the old Profanity Peak pack area was shot and killed Sunday.
The Coeur d’Alene Tribe’s pike reward program will end Sept. 30.
Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin wants to talk to Antonio Brown about the All-Pro wide receiver’s social media usage. Tomlin said he plans to talk to Brown directly following Brown’s latest outburst. Brown responded to criticism on Twitter by a former team employee by suggesting the Steelers trade him. The post came a day after the Steelers fell to 0-1-1 following a 42-37 loss to Kansas City.
A group of Pro Football Hall of Famers is demanding health insurance coverage and a share of NFL revenues or else those former players will boycott the induction ceremonies. The letter was sent to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, NFLPA Executive Director DeMaurice Smith and Hall of Fame President David Baker. A total of 21 Hall of Fame members cited themselves as “integral to the creation of the modern NFL, which in 2017 generated $14 billion in revenue.”
A GRIP ON SPORTS • The Seahawks have lost their first two games and everyone seems to have questions. Why should we be any different? There is one big one, though, that overrides everything and it involves Russell Wilson. Read on.
Grizzly bears aren’t docile animals, but an especially aggressive attack that killed a hunting guide and injured his client is puzzling wildlife officials.
The weekly Pac-12 power rankings from Spokesman-Review Washington State beat writer Theo Lawson.
Tuesday’s TV, Radio Highlights
Reggie Hearn scored 12 points, Dwayne Bacon added 10 and the U.S. easily got past Panama 78-48 in a qualifying game Monday night. The Americans have won both of their second-round qualifying games so far, winning them by a combined 87 points.
Rookie pinch-hitter Daniel Vogelbach’s first career grand slam with two outs in the eighth inning lifted the Seattle Mariners over the Houston Astros 4-1 on Monday night.