Archive for April, 2014

Police ID 19-year-old gunman in FedEx rampage

KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Police in Georgia have identified the gunman who shot six people at a FedEx package-sorting center before taking his own life. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Toyota move gives Perry win for possible '16 run

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — With eight months left in office, Gov. Rick Perry is away from Texas almost as much as he’s home — hitting the road hard to tout his state as America’s best place to do business. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Mariners' Cano booed in return to Yankee Stadium

Robinson Cano has drawn loud boos in his first at-bat at Yankee Stadium since signing a $240 million contract with the Seattle Mariners last winter. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Donald Sterling banned for life from NBA, fined $2.5M

Silver also said he will urge the Board of Governors to force Sterling to sell the team. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Cano helps M's win in return to Yankee Stadium

Robinson Cano drove in a run and scored another in a most unwelcome return to Yankee Stadium, helping the Seattle Mariners beat New York 6-3 Tuesday night for their fourth win in five games. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Boat found at Ocean Shores may be from tsunami

State authorities are checking a small boat that washed onto a beach at Ocean Shores Monday night to determine if it may have crossed the Pacific from the March 2011 tsunami off Japan. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Can Bertha be fixed?

Some surprising words Tuesday from the state about Bertha. The transportation secretary says she’s skeptical the Highway 99 tunnel will be completed on schedule, and she isn’t sure if the tunneling machine can be fixed. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Aging Tacoma bridge tightens weight restrictions

A recent inspection of the Puyallup River bridge on Eells Street found that the bridge’s joints are damaged. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Family of Wash. man shot by LA deputies files $25 million claim

The family of an aspiring TV producer who was shot by LA deputies filed a claim against the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department seeking $25 million in damages for his death. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Woman's search for birth mom leads her to another person from past

An Olympia woman looking for her birth mother on Facebook ended up solving another mystery, and it made for an unusual reunion. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites