By Zack Colman | 08/19/14 09:17 PM
The Obama administration has signaled that it might be more willing than Oregon and Washington to allow coal exports from the states.Â
08/18/14 02:15 PM
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Foam shoots from the lip of a freshly filled bottle of lager in the research brewery at John I. Haas. Virgil McDonald likes what he sees, "Ah yeah, look at that foam," says McDonald, the research brewer for the nation's largest hop supplier, which celebrated its 100th...
08/15/14 07:00 PM
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Matt Mason and two friends drove to Tacoma from Indianapolis, ready to unveil what Mason called "tobacco grinders" at CannaCon. That's canna as in cannabis and con as in convention. Mason calls them "tobacco grinders" because he comes from a state where possession of a...
By Becket Adams | 08/15/14 05:14 PM
There are more unkind things to be said about Hollywood and Washington than we care to list.
By Michael Barone | 08/06/14 09:32 AM
In the past, Washington primary results, adding up the totals for candidates of both parties, have been pretty good indicators of the general election results, notably in 1994; but not always and not always reliably.
07/29/14 01:17 PM
Ferguson SEATTLE (Legal Newsline) – Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced on Thursday that his Public Counsel Unit challenged electric and gas rate increases by a Spokane-based utility company. Avista requested that temporary rates that went into effect on Jan. 1 be made...
07/24/14 03:49 PM
Ferguson SEATTLE (Legal Newsline) – Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced lawsuits on Wednesday against two mortgage rescue firms that allegedly took advantage of homeowners by falsely promising they could delay or prevent foreclosure. Delay My Sale Date and US Recovery...
07/24/14 01:45 PM
SEATTLE (AP) — Nothing spilled when three tanker cars in an oil train from North Dakota derailed at a rail yard early Thursday, but it alarmed environmentalists. "This is a warning of how dangerous this could be," said Kerry McHugh, communications director for the Washington Environmental...
By Becket Adams | 07/23/14 12:05 PM
Gov. Jay Inslee, D-Wash., is positively overjoyed with President Obama's recent bill protecting gays, lesbians and transgenders from discrimination by federal contractors.
By Timothy P. Carney | 07/15/14 11:56 AM
Republican Rep. Cathy McMorris-Rodgers is from Washington State, which makes her hesitance on the Export-Import Bank raise eyebrows. A local paper, the Spokesman-Review, blasted her for her reluctance, citing Washington's status as "the nation's most trade-dependent state."
By Becket Adams | 07/11/14 09:33 AM
Estakio Beltran, a Democrat who's running for Congress in Washington state, released an ad this week featuring him gunning down the Republican Party mascot.
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/07/14 01:18 PM
Washington will become the second state in the nation to legally sell recreational marijuana on Tuesday. The first state was Colorado on January 1.
By Associated Press | 07/07/14 08:31 AM
Gov. Jay Inslee's labor team will be spending the summer negotiating with more than 25 unions that represent state employees.
By Byron York | 08/18/14
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