State Sen. Jamie Pedersen, D-Seattle, raised eyebrows last week when he spoke up at a meeting of the 43rd District Democrats. He hadn’t been planning to say anything about Initiative 1351, the Washington Education Association's proposal to force smaller class sizes in every grade. But when a W
In Portland, pit bull mauls small dog: We're not saying pit bulls are bad dogs, but you have to shake your head when you read a story about a tiny Pomeranian being fatally mauled by a pit bull on a Portland streetcar. A woman boarded the streetcar with the pit bull last night and the dog almost
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A woman punched repeatedly by a California Highway Patrol officer on the side of a freeway in an incident caught on video will receive $1.5 million under a settlement, and the officer has agreed to resign.