February 12, 2014 @ 8:28 am
Governor Jay Inslee has decided that he will not allow any executions while he's governor and prosecutors in Washington state are responding.
February 12, 2014 @ 5:47 am
Right now, if a woman is sexually assaulted and becomes pregnant as a result - the father of the child can sue for parental rights. State Senator Jeanne Kohl-Welles doesn't think that makes any sense and is sponsoring a bill to change it.
February 11, 2014 @ 9:58 am
Should Microsoft move from Redmond to San Francisco? Writer Peter Cohan (who writes from "near Boston" according to his byline) gives all sorts of reasons why Redmond has become conservative and risk averse, that Microsoft cannot hope to grow unless it leaves town.
February 11, 2014 @ 9:20 am
America's showers are once again the battlefront in the latest skirmish over gayness.
February 10, 2014 @ 10:31 am
Could the pope change the rules that have compelled Eastside Catholic School to fire a gay teacher?
February 10, 2014 @ 10:18 am
A group of gun-violence victims - including a victim of the Jewish Federation shooting in Seattle - have sent a letter to State Senate leaders, saying they were disrespected at a committee hearing 12 days ago.
February 10, 2014 @ 9:40 am
Did you watch that Olympic snowboarding competition? You wonder how is that stuff even possible. And it turns out the reason is because athletes brains are little different than ours.
February 7, 2014 @ 9:37 am
Unemployed Americans who were hoping to keep getting their checks are just about out of luck. The U.S. Senate came up one vote short of ending the Republican filibuster over unemployment benefits.
February 6, 2014 @ 11:08 am
How do you believe the universe was created? In a Big Bang billions of years ago or by God in 6 days only a few thousand years ago?
February 5, 2014 @ 7:28 am
When the Beatles first arrived on U.S. shores almost exactly 50 years ago they were greeted by 4,000 delirious teenagers.