It is natural to want to help people in need, but experts say giving cash to panhandlers may not be the best method. A better way to help is by donating to local charities designed to work with the homeless.
Jacob Skylar Allen Lee was sentenced Friday to 23 years in prison for vehicular homicide. Christopher Grice, 36, was killed while riding in the car Lee was driving near Graham in 2016. Lee had alcohol, THC and methamphetamine in his system when he drove into a ditch, records show. This is Lee's second conviction for vehicular homicide.
This 65-frame time lapse video comprises the 7:00 am view of the Emmons and Winthrop Glaciers from Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - Monday, September 11, 2017 from the Camp Schurman webcam. (Note that there are several frames during this time that are missing). The time lapse reveals many interesting features of the glacier, including opening and closing crevasses, zones of different speeds on each glacier, melting of the latest year's winter snow accumulation, rock falls, avalanches, and many more. It is through time lapse videos like this that we can truly see the dynamic nature of glaciers as rivers of ice.
Florida International University in Miami installed in one day a new pedestrian bridge linking the campus to Sweetwater. The bridge collapsed on Thursday, March 15, 2018 during construction, trapping people and cars underneath.
Lakewood railroad Xings: on Saturday and Sunday the railroad crossing arms for the roads going into Tillicum were down for several hours each day in the late afternoon. In October, all of the grade crossing signal arms went down and stayed down in
Joining students from around the South Sound and the nation, Puyallup High School students walked out of class to voice support for stricter gun laws and to remember the 17 killed in the school shooting in Parkland, Fla.
Students from around the South Sound walked out of class Wednesday morning to voice support for stronger gun laws. They observed 17 minutes of silence, 1 minute for every victim of the school shooting in Parkland, Fla.
A driver led King County, Washington, police agencies on a chase March 13, even though it turned out he wasn’t the man wanted in connection with a shooting earlier in the day. Seattle police said officers had attempted to stop the vehicle, thinking the driver was the suspect, but the driver took off at a high-rate of speed. “The suspect vehicle drove through stop signs and red lights without stopping,” police said in a press release. “During the pursuit, the suspect vehicle was involved in multiple collisions in the Seattle city limits.”
Gig Harbor High students joined others around the South Sound and the nation by walking out of class Wednesday morning to voice support for stronger gun laws. They observed 17 minutes of silence, 1 minute for every victim of the school shooting in Parkland, Fla.
German billionaire and longtime Tacoma civic booster Erivan Haub, 85, died March 6 at his ranch in Pinedale Wyoming. The Haub Western American Art wing at the Tacoma Art Museum is one of his gifts to his adopted city.
Troy Joe Chute, 42, enters Pierce County Superior Court, March 13, 2018, to be arraigned on charges of first-degree murder and first-degree assault. He is accused of fatally shooting an acquaintance and leaving his body in a burning treehouse near