Hundreds of sign-carrying, flag-waving demonstrators jammed downtown streets Wednesday in a series of May Day marches and rallies — some…READ MORE
Seattle’s mayor, reacting to widespread complaints and concerns from residents, has ordered the city’s police department to drop plans to use two drones it purchased via a federal grant.
“Today, I spoke with Seattle Police…
SEATTLE – When the clock struck midnight here on Thursday, hundreds of gay couples were lined up outside the county…READ MORE
(Reuters) – Gay marriage opponents conceded defeat on Thursday in their bid to block passage of a referendum legalizing same-sex matrimony in Washington state, two days after Maine and Maryland became the first states to…READ MORE
Colorado and Washington became the first states to legalize recreational use of marijuana Tuesday night, setting up a battle between the states and the federal government, which prohibits use of the drug.
President Barack Obama on Thursday threw his support behind ballot measures in Maine, Maryland and Washington state that would legalize same-sex marriage.
Though the president first voiced his general approval for gay…
Pacific Northwest Inlander
With accusations of lawbreaking, socialism, and intimidation, already in the air, it didn’t seem like the race for the 4th Legislative District could get any dirtier.
Now, it has.
A national conservative blog…
by Peter Bella, Washington Times
CHICAGO, July 29, 2012 — Where are all the social media lynch mobs? Where are the storm and the fury? Where are all the shouters and scribblers? Why aren’t computer screens…
By KIRK JOHNSON, The New York Times
OLYMPIA, Wash. — Evenly matched ballot fights over same-sex marriage have been about as rare in American politics as transits of Venus. Opponents have won by a knockout in state after…READ MORE
By Thomas Ferraro | Reuters
In the last three weeks, she has sparred on national television with Democrats over Republican policies toward women, been called a “lying mouthpiece” by a liberal blog, and chided former…
By Rachel Rose Hartman, Yahoo News
Ohio Rep. Dennis Kucinich announced Wednesday he has decided against running for Congress in Washington state, where activists had urged him to launch a campaign. In a statement, Kucinich…
MONTESANO, Wash. – A man stabbed a judge and shot a sheriff’s deputy with her own weapon in a courthouse struggle Friday in a Washington state town that was later placed on lockdown as authorities…READ MORE
ByLeigh Ann Caldwell, CBS News
CBS News projects former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney will win the Washington caucuses.
With 3,866 of 6,785 precincts counted so far, Romney has 36 percent of the vote. Rep. Ron Paul and former Senator…