The man who has led the Washington health insurance exchange since its inception in 2012 has announced he will be stepping down at the end of the month.
The FBI is investigating after bullet holes were found inside the Indian Health Services clinic in Toppenish.
But Tanya Erzen said she's concerned about parts of the pilot program announced last month by the Obama administration.
From the opening moments of the Republican debate, when he flashed a wry grin and a mischievous victory sign, Donald Trump remained his irrepressible self: aggrandizing, unapologetic and cutting.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — On the day of the first Republican presidential debate, Hillary Rodham Clinton said Thursday she’s often left in a “state of disbelief” from what she hears from some of her 2016 rivals. Speaking in Los Angeles, where she met with home-care aides who often struggle with lower wages and difficult working […]
PARIS (AP) — A French woman who was abducted in Yemen in February along with her translator was on her way home on Friday after being freed. Isabelle Prime, 31, had been working in Yemen for the World Bank for about a year when she was kidnapped. She will return to France on Friday evening, […]
BROKEN ARROW, Okla. (AP) — One of two brothers charged in the stabbing deaths of his parents and three siblings in suburban Tulsa told police that plans for the killing were on a thumb drive inside the family’s home, according to an affidavit for a search warrant filed Thursday. The document doesn’t say which brother […]
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — A year ago, Ferguson, Missouri, was a mostly quiet working-class suburban town. The uneasy relationship between its growing black population and its mostly white police force barely registered in local headlines. Everything changed on Aug. 9, 2014, when a white police officer named Darren Wilson shot and killed Michael Brown, an […]
Donald Trump, the billionaire businessman-turned-presidential candidate, jolted the first Republican debate of the 2016 campaign by warning he might run as an independent if denied the GOP nomination.
In an hourlong farewell that kept the fake news to a minimum, Jon Stewart hosts his last “Daily Show.”
Ramon Flores’ homer starts five-run third inning for Rainiers.
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday celebrated the 20th anniversary of normalized relations between the United States and Vietnam but said ties would not reach their full potential without improvements in the communist nation’s human rights record. Speaking in Hanoi, Kerry extolled the virtues of reconciling with former enemies […]
A roundup of notable obituaries from the week ending Aug. 8.
Movie review of “The Wanted 18”: Stop-motion animation, interviews and re-enactments are employed to tell the true-life tale of a Palestinian, Israeli conflict over cows.
A state trooper from Whatcom County died Thursday from an apparent medical emergency while on duty near Yakima.
Seattle players Jesse Williams, Doug Baldwin and Frank Clark talked to the media after practice Thursday, Here are the transcripts of what they said: First, DL JESSE WILLIAMS On how it feels to be back on the field: “It feels good, man. I was running around moving around with the team. Today was the like […]
Mark Buehrle has a “special feeling” about the Toronto Blue Jays these days.
Graeme McDowell and Jordan Spieth were in good spirits Thursday at the Bridgestone Invitational, which was good news for only one of them.
Over three rounds played in difficult windy conditions, no player in the field finished under par at Suncadia.
Debora Juarez, top vote-getter in the Seattle City Council’s District 5 primary, pleaded guilty to driving while under the influence in 2012.