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1 hr ago | The Hill
Many Washington officials are hitting the beach this week, but Microsoft isn't letting that stop its campaign against the Justice Department's storage of emails.
1 hr ago | Streetsblog
According to a new statewide poll 88% of likely 2014 Washington voters polled say that we should plan our communities and schools to make sure children can walk or bike to school and stay safe from traffic and 87% say every child deserves to walk or bike to school on a safe route.
4 hrs ago | Washington Examiner
When Oregon regulators killed plans for Columbia River coal export docks Aug. 18, Big Green redirected its minions and money northward to the decisive battlefield: Cherry Point, Wash., and the proposed $600 million Pacific Gateway Terminal for shipping 48 million tons of Powder River Basin coal annually from Montana , Wyoming and North Dakota to ... (more)
The University of Washington Bothell came in sixth best in the nation for offering students the most value for their money.
Flash Flood Watch issued August 26 at 5:47AM MDT expiring August 27 at 6:00AM MDT in effect for: Adams, Arapahoe, Douglas, Elbert, Lincoln, Washington Flash Flood Watch issued August 26 at 3:52AM MDT expiring August 29 at 6:00AM MDT in effect for: Cheyenne, Kit Carson, Yuma Flash Flood Watch issued August 25 at 10:27PM MDT expiring August 27 at ... (more)
Washington County Fair 4-H champions who participated included: Madison Fishback , Courtney Shalla , Haley Sweeting , Raigan Sprouse , Shaelynn Becker , Riley Sieren , Brett Wright .
It's been five years since the Diamond District released its stellar -dare I say classic?-debut album, In the Ruff , an astute depiction of young black Washington.
Student-driven advocacy organization Graduate Washington has announced its endorsement of 45th District Senate candidate Matt Isenhower along with four other candidates in various state races.
This year's class of high school seniors will be the first in seven years to graduate without completing a culminating project.
In July, an average 6.2 percent of Americans were looking for work, while Washington State's unemployment rate dropped to 5.6 percent.
Washingtonians' August tradition of abandoning their city for more pleasant surroundings is nothing new; it's nearly as old as the Capitol itself.
Last week, Democratic nominee for Texas governor and serial badass Wendy Davis announced her desire to eliminate the statute of limitations for prosecuting cases of rape and sexual battery in Texas.
In case you missed last Thursday's Google+ On Air Hangout on mental health care here in Washington state, here's a three-minute highlight video from the nearly 45-minute long online chat.
Do you know a Washington corporation or business that contributes to your community? It could be providing volunteer help on projects, or donating money or supplies, or something else that makes a positive difference.
In this image made from undated video obtained by The Associated Press, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, a man believed to be Peter Theo Curtis, a U.S. citizen held hostage by an al-Qaida linked group in Syria, delivers a statement.
A low pressure system moved across the northern tier of the country on Sunday, while a cold front extended from the Tennessee Valley to the Southeast.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 08:07 am
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