Kent police are investigating the sexual assault of an 8-year-old that happened tonight near a hotel. A 14-year-old suspect has been located and is in custody after the attack near the Red Lion Inn & Suites Hotel Kent/Auburn at 74th Avenue South and West Willis Street, according to Kent police spoke
The Pakistani Taliban on Thursday appointed as their new leader Mullah Fazlullah, the head of a militant faction in the northwestern Swat Valley. He’s the hard-line commander responsible for last year’s attack on Malala Yousafzai, the teenage Pakistani education activist.
Thomas Bean was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder because of the horrific scene he encountered inside Sandy Hook Elementary School. He is on long-term disability, earning about half his salary. The town’s insurance carrier will cover only two years of such payments.
The president said he had asked his staff to see whether there was an administrative fix to preserve insurance for some Americans who may have lost their coverage and do not qualify for subsidies that would make new policies affordable.
Update | 9 p.m: Although many have written off Kshama Sawant’s chances of an upset win, a Seattle Times analysis shows it is still possible. Sawant, the first socialist to make it to a general election for the Seattle City Council in 22 years, now trails four-term incumbent Richard Conlin 51.5
Demanding that Washington’s Congressional Republicans support the immigration bill pending in the House, dozens of women were arrested after refusing to leave the Bellevue headquarters of the state GOP.