Aggregated Washington State News Articles
- Just before the Apple Cup, UW and WSU are teaming up with a pro-college message
Washington State University and the University of Washington are using the run-up to the Apple Cup as a way to emphasize the affordability of a college degree in this state.
Katherine Long. Seattle Times. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 20:00:41 -0800.
- Man fatally stabbed in Tacoma parking garage
Officers received reports of a man bleeding in the garage in the 700 block of Commerce Street, the Tacoma Police Department said.
Paige Cornwell. Seattle Times. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 11:04:45 -0800.
- The last straw: Seattle's drinking straw ban
Millions of plastic drinking straws end up as litter, often in the oceans, which is why this summer Seattle became the largest city in America to ban plastic straws in restaurants, to be replaced with compostable or paper options. ...
CBS News. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 15:31:10 +0000.
- The last straw?
Concerns about pollution have led some communities, including Seattle, to ban plastic drinking straws, prompting a search for alternatives
CBS News. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 15:05:56 +0000.
- NFL notebook: Fines handed out after Rams-Seahawks incidents
The NFL has fined Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald and Seattle Seahawks center Justin Britt for an incident in last Sunday's game.
Reuters. Sat, 17 Nov 2018 20:46:55 -0500.
- Man who raped dying teen, texted explicit pictures will serve less than 3 years
Family members of Alyssa Noceda called Brian Varela's sentence 'a joke.' The judge said Washington state's sentencing guidelines constrained her.
Joel Shannon, Usa Today. El Paso Times. Sat, 17 Nov 2018 14:26:14 -0500.
- The Neediest Cases Fund: 3 Young Refugees Have a Powerful Support System: Each Other
They share a name, a school and a new home outside Seattle. Now these girls from Myanmar are learning to rock climb as part of adjusting to life in their new country.
Hallie Golden. New York Times. Sat, 17 Nov 2018 12:52:56 GMT.
- 3 Girls, United as Refugees, Face Challenges by Climbing Over Them
Cing Sung, Cing Kim and Cing Lun are refugees from Myanmar now living near Seattle with their families. ...
New York Times. Sat, 17 Nov 2018 12:52:54 GMT.
- Amanda Knox reveals she is ENGAGED
Amanda Knox is engaged after accepting a bizarre, ET-themed proposal from her novelist boyfriend Christopher Robinson at their home in Seattle.
Daily Mail. Sat, 17 Nov 2018 00:53:05 +0000.
- Seattle Genetics' Adcetris Gets Breakthrough Therapy Status
Seattle Genetics' (SGEN) Adcetris gets Breakthrough Therapy designation by the FDA for the frontline treatment of certain lymphoma subtypes.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Fri, 16 Nov 2018 12:59:00 GMT.
- NRA sues to block new Washington gun-control measure
SEATTLE (AP) - Gun rights groups including the National Rifle Association on Thursday sued to block a new, voter-approved gun control measure from taking effect in Washington state. ...
Gene Johnson. Washington Times. Thu, 15 Nov 2018 19:09:24 -0500.
- Nordstrom's guidance undercuts Q3 numbers, stock slides
SEATTLE (AP) - Shares of Nordstrom Inc. slid in after-hours trading Thursday after the department store retailer issued weak guidance for the full year. ...
Washington Times. Thu, 15 Nov 2018 17:02:24 -0500.
- Seattle City Council Candidate Drops Out Of Race, Citing Harassment Of His Wife
'They have harassed and threatened my family nonstop'
Peter Hasson. Daily Caller. Thu, 15 Nov 2018 03:00:07 +0000.
- Starbucks Cuts Workforce by 350 at Seattle Headquarters
Starbucks' (SBUX) consistent efforts to streamline its business and direct investments toward operations bode well for the company.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 15:19:00 GMT.
In 2008, the estimated population of Washington was 6,549,224, whereas
in 2006, the population of Washington was about 6,360,529.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Washington's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Washington
web page. For maps of Washington,
visit this Washington Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Olympia, Washington.
Washington newspaper publishers
are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
names, descriptions, and
website links are listed on this page.
More information about Washington
can be found here.
The News - News and Commentary about Events in Washington State