Arts Oct 28How live ammo got on set still a mystery in Baldwin shooting
Accounts and images from court documents, interviews and social media postings have revealed much of what happened when actor Alec Baldwin shot and killed cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on an Old West movie set in New Mexico.
Nation Jun 29Rolling blackouts hit parts of U.S. Northwest amid heat wave
As the Pacific Northwest swelters in an unprecedented heat wave, an electrical utility in Spokane, Washington has announced that there will be more rolling blackouts that will cut off electricity and air conditioning.
Nation May 283 Tacoma police officers plead not guilty in Black man’s restraint death
Three Washington state police officers have pleaded not guilty to charges in the restraint death of a Black man who repeatedly told them he couldn't breathe.
Nation May 27Murder charges filed against Tacoma police officers in Black man’s death
The Washington state attorney general charged two Tacoma police officers with murder and another with manslaughter in the death of Manuel Ellis, a Black man who died after telling them him he couldn't breathe as he was being restrained.
Nation Oct 29Fair housing groups say Redfin ‘redlines’ minority communities
The organizations said that during a two-year investigation they documented the effect of Redfin's "minimum price policy," which requires homes to be listed for certain prices to reap the benefits of Redfin's services.
Politics Oct 22Seattle, Portland, New York sue over Trump’s ‘anarchy’ label
The lawsuit, filed Thursday, ridiculed Trump's action as offensive to the Constitution and common sense, but said the consequences of withholding federal money during a pandemic "are deadly serious."…
Politics Sep 17U.S. judge blocks Postal Service changes that slowed mail
Judge Stanley Bastian in Yakima, Washington, said he was issuing a nationwide preliminary injunction sought by 14 states that sued the Trump administration and the U.S. Postal Service.
Nation Jul 27Protesters sue Trump administration over Portland tactics
Protesters have sued the Trump administration to rein in what they describe as an out-of-control response by federal agents to demonstrations in Portland.
Nation Jun 09Black Lives Matter sues over Seattle police tactics
Officers have used tear gas, pepper spray and other less-lethal weapons against crowds that have demonstrated against racism and police brutality.
Nation Jun 08Seattle council members protest after tear gas used on crowd
Just days after Seattle's mayor and police chief promised a month-long moratorium on using a type of tear gas to disperse protesters, the department used it again during an overnight protest.