The Transportation Security Administration needed an exemption from new Obama administration rules restricting racial profiling by the government so the TSA could target travelers for extra scrutiny based on their nationality and gender, the head of the agency said Tuesday.
A Congress that began with bright hopes for immigration legislation is ending in bitter divisions on the issue even as some Republicans warn that the political imperative for acting is stronger than ever for the GOP.
I recommend that the reality of the situation be accepted and addressed before the downtown sinks any further ["WSDOT explains the settling, liability and safety of the Highway 99 tunnel project," Opinion, Dec. 15]. It is well known that Seattle sits on unstable ground, and tunneling has now disturb
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray's Emergency Task Force on Unsheltered Homelessness has completed its work, and a City Council committee will hear the group's recommendations Thursday, said Jason Kelly, Murray's press secretary.
A University of Washington panel headed by former Gov. Dan Evans believes the best way to quickly increase the number of doctors working in rural Washington is for the UW to expand its medical school program in Spokane.