Washington state officials are considering increasing heating assistance to low-income families in a maneuver to avert $70 million in cuts to their food-stamp benefits called for under the 2014 farm bill — a tactic that has drawn threat of a Republican backlash.
Here are some team-provided quotes and stats from Sounders FC's 2-0 road win Sunday at Montreal. Be sure to check out our game story from freelancer Sean Farrell from Olympic Stadium for more material.
With at least 18 people still missing and hundreds waiting to hear about the fate of loved ones in a mile-wide mudslide, Snohomish County Executive John Lovick said rescuers haven't reported hearing any voices from the slide area since Saturday night.
First off, nothing new on Jared Allen. Last we heard, he was taking the weekend to think about it. That doesn't mean a decision and/or announcement is coming during the weekend itself. Not that it couldn't, just that there's no clear timeline on any of this. So everyone waiting for something from Al
ARLINGTON -- Rescuers say at least 18 people are missing in a massive mudslide that demolished two neighborhoods along the north fork of the Stillaguamish River and that the potential for a catastrophic flash flood remains high.
DARRINGTON -- Before a Darrington search-and-rescue team of about 20 people headed back to the slide area at 10:30 this morning, Fire District 24 Chief Dennis Fenstermaker advised them of their priorities: Workers were asked to mark dead bodies if they saw any, then keep on looking for sur