Politics

Netanyahu assails Iran-nuclear talks in Congress address

10:47 a.m. March 3

WASHINGTON — In a speech that stirred political controversy in two countries, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Congress on Tuesday that negotiations underway between Iran and the United States would "all but guarantee" that Tehran gets nuclear weapons to the detriment of the entire world.

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Congress sends Homeland bill to Obama without conditions

12:56 p.m. March 3

WASHINGTON — Congress is sending President Barack Obama a bill to fund the Department of Homeland Security through the end of the budget year, without overturning the president's immigration policies.

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Benton, Cleveland vote against transportation package

8:24 p.m. March 2

Two Southwest Washington senators bucked majorities in their respective parties to vote against a $15 billion transportation package on Monday. The package carves out about $160 million for a handful of highway projects in Clark County, plus $6 million in transit and rail upgrades.