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|Cowboys pumped over return of Ezekiel ElliottABCNews.com / 39 min. ago|
|Cowboys edge Raiders 20-17 by slimmest of marginsABCNews.com / 1 h. 40 min. ago more|
Dallas kept its playoff hopes alive by the slimmest of margins with a 20-17 victory over the Raiders
|Giordano, Bennett lead Flames to 6-1 win over CanucksABCNews.com / 2 h. 22 min. ago more|
Mark Giordano scored twice, Sam Bennett had a goal and three assists, and the Calgary Flames beat the Vancouver Canucks 6-1
|APNewsBreak: US soldier fought to end after ambush in NigerABCNews.com / 2 h. 22 min. ago more|
The Associated Press has learned that an American soldier died in a hail of gunfire and fought to the end after fleeing militants who had just killed three comrades in an October ambush in Niger
|The Latest: McCain treated for viral infection, doctor saysABCNews.com / 2 h. 30 min. ago more|
Republican Sen. John McCain has been treated at a military hospital for a viral infection and is "responding positively" to ongoing treatment for brain cancer
|The Latest: Trump says he isn't considering firing MuellerABCNews.com / 2 h. 36 min. ago more|
President Donald Trump says he isn't considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller
|Honduras president declared election winner; unrest persistsABCNews.com / 2 h. 44 min. ago more|
President Juan Orlando Hernandez has been declared the winner of Honduras' disputed election, but that isn't quelling unrest from weeks of uncertainty as his main challenger calls for more protests Monday and vows to take his claims of fraud to the OAS
|The Latest: Cowboys edge Raiders by slimmest of marginsABCNews.com / 3 h. 41 min. ago more|
The Latest from the NFL: Razor-thin fourth-down conversion helps Cowboys top Raiders
|Steelers' Brown leaves with calf injury, taken to hospitalABCNews.com / 5 h. 35 min. ago more|
Steelers star receiver Antonio Brown left the team's highly anticipated matchup against New England in the second quarter with a left calf injury
|Honduras' electoral court declares president election winnerABCNews.com / 5 h. 50 min. ago more|
Honduras' electoral court has declared President Juan Orlando Hernandez the winner of last month's disputed election
|Recruiting Roundup; Huskies Host A Talented Group Of Recruits - UW Dawg PoundGoogle News / 7 h. 15 min. ago more|
UW Dawg PoundRecruiting Roundup; Huskies Host A Talented Group Of RecruitsUW Dawg PoundHeading into Wednesday's signing day this was a pivotal weekend and here is who stopped by Montlake: Marquis Spiker a 4 star wideout out of Murrieta Valley HS, CA. He is a top 100 player nationally. Austin Osborne a 4 star wideout out of Mission Viejo ...
|2 Washington Officers Injured In Deadly 'Firefight' - Patch.comGoogle News / 14 h. 22 min. ago more|
2 Washington Officers Injured In Deadly 'Firefight'Patch.comBREMERTON, WA -- Two Washington police officers were injured following a "firefight" in Bremerton that killed the suspect. The shooting happened early Sunday morning, Bremerton police said. Bremerton police said the officers responded to a domestic ...and more »
|Washington Drivers Are Fifth Worst In The US: Study - Patch.comGoogle News / 15 h. 9 min. ago more|
Patch.comWashington Drivers Are Fifth Worst In The US: StudyPatch.comWASHINGTON -- Washington is reportedly home to the nation's fifth worst drivers. Seattle-based company QuoteWizard this week named Washington's drivers among the worst for various reasons. QuoteWizard, a company that allows people to compare insurance ...and more »
|Police presence returns to Edmonds School DistrictHeraldNet.com / 23 h. 18 min. ago more|
LYNNWOOD — A police officer soon will walk school hallways in Lynnwood again. He’ll offer a listening ear to students. The school resource officer position was cut years ago, a result of the Great Recessi...
|Herald photos of the weekHeraldNet.com / 23 h. 18 min. ago more|
A weekly collection of The Herald’s top images by staff photographers and others. ...
|Community boards are taking on school truancyHeraldNet.com / 23 h. 18 min. ago more|
ARLINGTON — The morning routine was a charade. Sean Costello would drop his son off near the front doors to Arlington High School. Keinen LaRose might stay awhile, but he’d often head home when the co...
|Wildlife, guns and property taxes are on the agenda in 2018HeraldNet.com / 23 h. 18 min. ago more|
OLYMPIA — A Sultan state lawmaker didn’t think federal agencies did a very good job letting the public in on their plans for relocating grizzly bears into the North Cascades. Now, Republican Rep. Carolyn...
|'My kids are happy again': With Childhaven's help, family escapes violent marriageWashington News / 1 d. 4 h. 4 min. ago more|
The first time her husband hit her, Duntika Washington said, he was angry because she wouldn't let him spend his state welfare benefits on crack cocaine. After that, the beatings became routine, she said.
|See The Most Popular House In Washington For 2017 - Patch.comGoogle News / 1 d. 6 h. 14 min. ago more|
Patch.comSee The Most Popular House In Washington For 2017Patch.comSee The Most Popular House In Washington For 2017. OLYMPIA, WA - The most popular home in Washington in 2017 is a humble single-level home in a quiet neighborhood between Olympia and the Nisqually Reservation. That's according to the real estate ...
|Yearender: Outlook appears dim for U.S.-Russia ties in 2018Washington News / 1 d. 8 h. 41 min. ago more|
Russia relations will likely remain tense in 2018, experts said, as myriad issues over which the two are at odds show no sign of being resolved next year. "U.S.-Russia ties remain strained," Dan Mahaffee, senior vice president and director of policy at the Center for the Study of the Presidency and Congress, told Xinhua.
|Lies, Damned LiesWashington News / 1 d. 13 h. 15 min. ago more|
At a time when the United States is convulsed by anti-Russian hysteria and demonization of Vladimir Putin, a trove of recently declassified Cold War documents reveals the astounding extent of the lies, duplicity and double-dealing engaged in by the western powers with the collapsing Soviet Union in 1990. I was covering Moscow in those days and met some of the key players in this sordid drama.
|Separate Everett fires send man to hospital, damage boatHeraldNet.com / 1 d. 14 h. 3 min. ago more|
EVERETT — A man was hospitalized for smoke inhalation on Saturday after an apartment fire in Everett. It was the second fire in the city within the hour. The first was reported about 8:20 a.m. at a private ...
|WA Children Could Lose Health Insurance Soon - Patch.comGoogle News / 1 d. 16 h. 1 min. ago more|
Patch.comWA Children Could Lose Health Insurance SoonPatch.comWA Children Could Lose Health Insurance Soon. WASHINGTON -- Washington is one of 16 states that will run out of money to fund its Children's Health Insurance Program by the end of January. The problem comes as a result of Congress refusing to pass ...and more »
|Omarosa's exit raises questions about diversity in White House ranksWashington News / 1 d. 17 h. 51 min. ago more|
Omarosa Manigault, Hope Hicks and Kellyanne Conway attend a daily press briefing in the James Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House, Jan. 24, 2017 in Washington. Omarosa Manigault Newman's dramatic exit from the White House has brought renewed scrutiny to allegations of a lack of diversity within the Trump Administration, specifically those politically appointed to positions by President Donald Trump .
|Washington Records - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 PSTWashington News / 1 d. 22 h. 38 min. ago more|
Michael L. Polello, 44; 40 days in jail, 12 months probation, after pleading guilty to money laundering and conspiracy to possess a controlled substance. Eric J. Mafnas, 35; one day in jail with credit given for one day served, after pleading guilty to three counts of possession of a controlled substance.
|Suspected escort charged with felony assault, robberyHeraldNet.com / 1 d. 23 h. 18 min. ago more|
EVERETT — A woman who is said to work as an escort has been charged with felony assault and robbery, accused of shooting a client in the head Oct. 21 and leaving him for dead. Marissa Elizabeth Wallen, 21, was ...
|Celebrating the origins of ChristmasHeraldNet.com / 1 d. 23 h. 18 min. ago more|
ARLINGTON — Diane Krieg took a step out of the frame. A friend was taking to Facebook Live to stream the nativity festival at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at Smokey Point. Krieg, 55, of Arlin...
|Rep. Ruben Kihuen facing new ethics investigationWashington News / 2 d. 3 h. 36 min. ago more|
"As I've said previously, I intend to fully cooperate, and I welcome an opportunity to clear my name," Kihuen said. The freshman lawmaker is accused of making repeated unwanted sexual advances towards a campaign aide.
|Last Chance! Submit Your Doggo to Washingtonian's Cutest Dog ContestWashington News / 2 d. 5 h. 59 min. ago more|
Do you have the cutest dog in Washington? We know you've already got hundreds of adorable pics of your best friend-so submit your best to our annual Cutest Dog Contest! All applicants will get a digital faux Washingtonian "Cutest Dog" cover with their dog's image and name . All submissions will also be featured in Washingtonian.com's "Cutest Dog" photo gallery on the contest page.
|ST, WSDOT Moving Forward with Investments for Buses to Operate on...Washington News / 2 d. 5 h. 59 min. ago more|
The Sound Transit Board Capital Committee has approved funding for investments to speed up buses by operating them on the shoulder of a segment of southbound I-5 between Lynnwood and Mountlake Terrace. The project, between the Lynnwood Park and Ride and the Mountlake Terrace Freeway Station, is the first to move forward under a new bus-on-shoulder program funded by voter approval of the Sound Transit 3 ballot measure.
|GOP tax bill will slash corporate rate, drop levies on richWashington News / 2 d. 8 h. 39 min. ago more|
In this Sept. 26, 2017, file photo, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington.
|Midnight Friday deadline to sign up for health insurance through state benefits exchangeWashington News / 2 d. 8 h. 39 min. ago more|
The Washington Health Benefit Exchange on Thursday reminded customers who have not yet signed up for 2018 coverage that 11:59 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15 is the deadline to select health and dental plans that begin on Jan 1, 2018. After Dec. 15, individuals have until Jan. 15, 2018 to secure annual coverage that would start on Feb. 1, 2018.
|GOP tax plan: Rubio, Corker back to yesWashington News / 2 d. 8 h. 39 min. ago more|
Republicans have finished writing the final version of their tax bill, clearing the way for a floor vote that leaders say they are optimistic will pass -- and at least two key Senate votes have gone from "no" to "yes." Sen. Marco Rubio, a Republican of Florida, is a "yes" on the tax reform bill, per a source close to the senator.
|For Busy Travel Week, Sea-Tac Plans Festivities - Patch.comGoogle News / 2 d. 9 h. 54 min. ago more|
For Busy Travel Week, Sea-Tac Plans FestivitiesPatch.comFrom Sea-Tac: Costumed characters, reindeer greeting train passengers, live music, and gifts galore will help travelers ring in the holiday season at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. The highlight of the season is the daily parade as Frosty the ...
|Kirkland Restaurant Named 'Best' In Washington - Patch.comGoogle News / 2 d. 13 h. 3 min. ago more|
Patch.comKirkland Restaurant Named 'Best' In WashingtonPatch.comKirkland Restaurant Named 'Best' In Washington. KIRKLAND, WA - If you want to eat at the state's best Italian restaurant, you don't have to leave Kirkland. Cafe Juanita has been named the best Italian restaurant in the state by the foodie website The ...
|Podcast: Rep. Bruce Chandler on the 15th Legislative DistrictWashington State Wire / 2 d. 13 h. 8 min. ago more|
We sat down with Rep. Bruce Chandler, one of the longest serving Republican members of the Washington State House of Representatives. Rep. Chandler not only represents the 15th Legislative District, he also owns an orchard there. He talks us through life in the 15th. He also shares his thoughts on some of the key legislative The post Podcast: Rep. Bruce Chandler on the 15th Legislative District appeared first on Washington State Wire.
|Nick Hanauer: Amazon should face anti-trust scrutinyWashington State Wire / 2 d. 13 h. 27 min. ago more|
Nick Hanauer, co-founder and partner in venture capital firm, Second Avenue Partners joined us at the 2017 Re-wire Policy conference as our morning keynote speaker. His remarks centered on the importance of a vibrant middle class to a successful democracy and economy. While discussing economic growth and driving innovation, Hanauer pointed to the United States’ The post Nick Hanauer: Amazon should face anti-trust scrutiny appeared first on Washington State Wire.
|What You Missed: 2017 Re-Wire Policy ConferenceWashington State Wire / 2 d. 14 h. 49 min. ago more|
We hosted our first annual Re-Wire Policy Conference on December 12th in Seattle. With over 200 attendees, including 25 legislators, this event was one of the most diverse gatherings of senior executives and policy leaders in the state in a non-partisan, policy agnostic forum! Check out the highlights from the day and we hope to The post What You Missed: 2017 Re-Wire Policy Conference appeared first on Washington State Wire.
|Mukilteo crabber missing; his boat was found at Hat IslandHeraldNet.com / 2 d. 23 h. 18 min. ago more|
MUKILTEO — A Mukilteo man went missing Thursday while crabbing in the waters north of the city. Frank Urbick, 65, launched his boat from the 10th Street dock in Everett around sunrise, with a possible target of...
|Police looking for leads in case of missing Snohomish manHeraldNet.com / 2 d. 23 h. 18 min. ago more|
SNOHOMISH — Police still are asking for help finding Henry John Groeneveld, 63, who has been missing since Monday. The case has been turned over to major crime detectives at the Snohomish County Sheriff’s...
|Lives were on the lineHeraldNet.com / 2 d. 23 h. 18 min. ago more|
EVERETT — Steve Williams grew up in Florida at the height of the space race, a half-hour from the launch pads of what was then known as Cape Kennedy. He dreamed of becoming an astronaut. Instead he found a care...
|Drive-by shooting reported in Marysville neighborhoodHeraldNet.com / 2 d. 23 h. 18 min. ago more|
MARYSVILLE — Someone in a dark-colored sedan fired a gun in the middle of a north Marysville neighborhood Thursday. No one was injured. A witness noticed the car stopped in the 17500 block of Spring Lane Av...
|Trooper’s car struck when he was arresting man for DUIHeraldNet.com / 2 d. 23 h. 18 min. ago more|
EVERETT — While a Washington State Patrol trooper was arresting a man Thursday on suspicion of driving while under the influence, a car struck one of their patrol vehicles in Everett. The driver’s blood-a...
|Man, 29, injured by shots fired at Everett thrift storeHeraldNet.com / 2 d. 23 h. 18 min. ago more|
EVERETT — A man was shot in south Everett Thursday while he was running away, according to information released Friday. The gunfire reportedly came from a vehicle that sped off. An argument broke out in the par...
|Inslee’s budget solves school funding with help from carbonHeraldNet.com / 2 d. 23 h. 18 min. ago more|
OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee on Thursday laid out his blueprint to amply fund public schools by a looming deadline, bolster the mental health system, plug a hole in the state’s Medicaid program, and create a car...
|2017 Re-Wire Policy Conference Afternoon KeynoteWashington State Wire / 3 d. 8 h. 2 min. ago more|
The Future of Progressive Politics The Democratic Party has been in period of soul searching since the 2016 Presidential primaries. Is it a party of the workers? Does it represent middle class Americans? Is it about good, data-driven government or revolutionary politics in a time of steep corporate influence? This panel of progressive elected officials The post 2017 Re-Wire Policy Conference Afternoon Keynote appeared first on Washington State Wire.
|2017 Re-Wire Policy Conference Lunch KeynoteWashington State Wire / 3 d. 8 h. 5 min. ago more|
A Conversation With Slade Gorton and Rob McKenna Former US Senator Slade Gorton and Former Attorney General Rob McKenna are two of the most successful Republican elected officials in modern political history in Washington State. This lunchtime keynote panel will be an informal conversation with these these civic leaders about the current state of politics, The post 2017 Re-Wire Policy Conference Lunch Keynote appeared first on Washington State Wire.
|2017 Re-Wire Policy Conference Morning KeynoteWashington State Wire / 3 d. 8 h. 9 min. ago more|
Beware the Pitchforks from Widening Inequality Nick Hanauer is one of the country’s leading voices on the state of America’s political economy. In a seminal message delivered in Politico and a TED talk in 2014, Hanauer said “Beware, fellow plutocrats, the pitchforks are coming.” His argument is not a moral one, but an economic one: The post 2017 Re-Wire Policy Conference Morning Keynote appeared first on Washington State Wire.
|Inslee’s supplemental budget: school funding, mental health services, and an upcoming carbon pricing planWashington State Wire / 3 d. 11 h. 17 min. ago more|
In a press conference on Thursday, Governor Inslee laid out the details of his proposed 2018 supplemental budget. Funding basic education was a key priority of the budget, with emergency preparedness, mental health services, Orca population protections, responses to the opioid crisis, and career-connected learning opportunities also receiving proposed funding boosts. Following the Supreme Court’s The post Inslee’s supplemental budget: school funding, mental health services, and an upcoming carbon pricing plan appeared first on Washington State Wire.
|Sen. Slade Gorton and Rob McKenna talk Trump impeachmentWashington State Wire / 3 d. 14 h. ago more|
At our first annual Re-Wire Policy Conference, we had the opportunity to sit down and speak with Senator Slade Gorton and former Washington Attorney General Rob McKenna about the current state of politics on both a national and state level. Near the end of our discussion we had an eye-opening conversation about impeachment. Sen. Gorton, The post Sen. Slade Gorton and Rob McKenna talk Trump impeachment appeared first on Washington State Wire.
|AG Ferguson announces lawsuit to come on net neutrality - Access WashingtonGoogle News / 3 d. 14 h. 17 min. ago more|
CNETAG Ferguson announces lawsuit to come on net neutralityAccess WashingtonSEATTLE — Attorney General Bob Ferguson released the following statement on today's Federal Communications Commission vote to repeal net neutrality. "Yesterday I sent a letter to the FCC asking them to delay their vote gutting net neutrality ...California, Washington, NY take steps after net neutrality voteCNETWashington state leaders announce first-of-its-kind plan to defend net neutrality for constituentsGeekWireWashington to sue after FCC votes to repeal net neutralityKING5.comThe Spokesman-Review -TheStranger.comall 1,814 news articles »
|Are there lessons to be learned in Oregon's school funding strategy?Washington News / 3 d. 21 h. 25 min. ago more|
Washington's highest court offered a ruling last month suggesting, at last, the state's school funding woes could be in its past. At the same time, Oregon approaches the ten-year anniversary of its own school funding lawsuit, one that found our southern neighbors were also failing to pay for education.
|US Sen. Elizabeth Warren gets 2nd turn as comic book heroWashington News / 4 d. 7 h. 34 min. ago more|
In this Dec. 5, 2017, file photo, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., waits to speak during a meeting of the Senate Banking Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Warren was the focus last year of a 22-page comic titled "Female Force: Elizabeth Warren" and now the publisher TidalWave Comics is bringing out a sequel, "Female Force: Elizabeth Warren #2."
|We “Fixed McCleary” – Have We Fixed Public Education?Washington State Wire / 4 d. 9 h. 19 min. ago more|
While the legislature took action that some believe addresses the McCleary decision, not everyone thinks the job is done. This panel will explore one of the most challenging issues in Washington State for the last generation: how can we solve our public education challenges? Hon. Paul Harris: Ranking Minority Member, House Education Committee Hon. Reuven Carlyle: Member, The post We “Fixed McCleary” – Have We Fixed Public Education? appeared first on Washington State Wire.
|Getting Value from the State’s Health Care SpendWashington State Wire / 4 d. 9 h. 34 min. ago more|
The size of the state health care budget has ballooned under the Affordable Care Act. But, it’s not entirely clear that taxpayers are getting good value for their spend here. This panel of subject matter experts will explore this issue ahead of continue budget pressure in the 2018 session. Pam MacEwan: Chief Executive Officer, Washington Health The post Getting Value from the State’s Health Care Spend appeared first on Washington State Wire.
|Inslee announces state actions to keep net neutrality in WashingtonWashington State Wire / 4 d. 11 h. 47 min. ago more|
The day before the FCC is set to vote on repealing the Open Internet Order of 2015, Governor Inslee hosted a press conference urging the FCC to maintain current net neutrality rules. Inslee was joined by Attorney General Ferguson, Rep. Norma Smith, Rep. Drew Hansen, Sen. Manka Dhingra, Sarah Bird, CEO of Moz.com, and Andrew The post Inslee announces state actions to keep net neutrality in Washington appeared first on Washington State Wire.
|The Hirst Decision and the Capital Budget – What’s The Hold Up?Washington State Wire / 4 d. 12 h. 7 min. ago more|
Water is one of the most important issues in Olympia in 2017, a status that is likely to continue for a long while. In 2018, it is directly connected to the capital budget, which is connected to McCleary. In other words, the subject is tied into so many policy discussions, it’s impossible to overlook. This The post The Hirst Decision and the Capital Budget – What’s The Hold Up? appeared first on Washington State Wire.
|2 Teenagers Shot In Federal Way - Patch.comGoogle News / 4 d. 13 h. 5 min. ago more|
Patch.com2 Teenagers Shot In Federal WayPatch.comFEDERAL WAY, WA - Two teenagers were shot outside the King County Aquatic Center Wednesday morning according to police. The teens were seriously injured and taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle for treatment. The teens, both 17, were shot just ...and more »
|Speaker presentations from Re-Wire Policy Conference now available!Washington State Wire / 4 d. 14 h. 1 min. ago more|
We hosted our first annual Re-Wire Policy Conference yesterday and it was one of the largest, most diverse convenings of senior executives and policy leaders in the state. It is always an honor to bring the different silos and parties together. Here are some of the presentation materials from the speakers at the event. Addressing The post Speaker presentations from Re-Wire Policy Conference now available! appeared first on Washington State Wire.
|'A Lot More Work To Do' To Recover Snake River Chinook, SteelheadWashington News / 4 d. 15 h. 52 min. ago more|
One of Idaho's struggling salmon species could eventually become self-sustaining in the wild under the federal government's new recovery strategies . The two new recovery plans are meant to help three species of Snake River Basin fish that are considered to be threatened with extinction under the Endangered Species Act.
|Senators welcome House Democrats’ re-engagement on HirstWashington State Wire / 6 d. 13 h. 10 min. ago more|
Senators Judy Warnick and Jim Honeyford welcomed news that House Democrats have planned a work session Dec. 12 to discuss the Hirst water rights court decision. “I have remained hopeful since the Legislature adjourned that we can deliver a Hirst fix for rural Washington,” said Warnick, R-Moses Lake, who sponsored Senate Bill 5239, the only The post Senators welcome House Democrats’ re-engagement on Hirst appeared first on Washington State Wire.
|New Washington Laws That Take Effect In 2018 - Patch.comGoogle News / 13 d. 13 h. 17 min. ago more|
Patch.comNew Washington Laws That Take Effect In 2018Patch.comThe state will welcome a series of new laws next year. Here are just two you should know about. By Hoa Quách, Patch Staff | Dec 4, 2017 2:28 pm ET. 0. New Washington Laws That Take Effect In 2018. WASHINGTON -- The state will welcome a series of new ...