GRESHAM, Ore. — Police in the east Portland suburb of Gresham say a driver trying to flee after hitting a tree drove off in reverse with an off-duty Homeland Security officer hanging on to the black Lexus.
SPOKANE — The Washington State Patrol says investigators have acted on 20 or 30 tips this week as they check locations in the Spokane-area in their search for a self-professed minister accused of sexually abusing at least two girls in rural Minnesota.
By MARTHA MENDOZA, Associated Press
April 18, 2014 10:11 a.m.
By JOSE ANTONIO RIVERA, Associated Press
April 18, 2014 10:09 a.m.
A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets, where broken windows and debris fell, but there were no early reports of major damage or casualties.
By Nicholas K. Geranios, Associated Press
April 18, 2014 9:28 a.m.
SPOKANE — The state of Washington is rejecting the U.S. Department of Energy’s proposal to amend the federal court agreement governing cleanup of the Hanford Nuclear Reservation, the nation’s most polluted nuclear weapons production site.
No charges are SEQUIM — No charges are planned against twin brothers who say they're responsible for staging a fake child abduction in a park that terrified onlookers who thought it was real, a prosecutor said Thursday.planned against twin brothers who say they're responsible for staging a fake child abduction in a park that terrified onlookers who thought it was real, a prosecutor said Thursday.
The general election is more than six months away — 200 days to be exact — but competing measures on this year’s statewide ballot demonstrate that it’s never too early to become educated about the issues.