Archive for June, 2014

Washington government task force on drones meets

A government task force assigned to propose regulations for drone use in Washington state is holding its first meeting in Olympia on Monday. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Washington state population grows to nearly 7 million

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Kriedler: Ruling a blow to women's reproductive rights

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Vancouver police officer shot, suspects arrested

A motorcycle officer was shot in east Vancouver Monday and suffered life-threatening injuries, according to police. Two suspects were arrested. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Average prices of gas hits $4 in Washington

The AAA auto club reports the average price of a gallon of gasoline in Washington has hit $4. That’s up 2 cents in a week and 9 cents in a month. It’s 20 cents higher than a year ago and 32 cents higher than the current national average. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Emergency military-grade flashlights are $10 today

Military-Grade tactical flashlights drop by 70% today to $10 today. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Railroad in explosion has its Canadian assets sold

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The $15.85 million sale of a bankrupt railroad responsible for a deadly oil train derailment in Quebec is now complete with transfer of the company’s Canadian assets to new ownership. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

White House: Court ruling risks women's health

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says women’s health will be jeopardized by a Supreme Court’s decision that allows corporations with religious objections to opt out of a requirement that they cover contraceptives. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

White House says Supreme Court ruling on contraception coverage jeopardizes women's health

WASHINGTON (AP) — White House says Supreme Court ruling on contraception coverage jeopardizes women’s health . Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Ex-BP exec can be tried on obstruction charge

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A former BP executive can be tried on a charge that he obstructed a congressional investigation into the 2010 Gulf oil spill, a federal appeals court in New Orleans said in a ruling posted Monday. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites