After stopping medical treatment, Barbara Bush died in her Houston TX home at age 92 after battling congestive heart failure and COPD. The former first lady founded a family literacy nonprofit during George HW Bush's presidency.
President Donald Trump ordered a military attack against Syrian President Bashar Assad on Friday, joining allies Britain and France in launching missile strikes in retaliation for what Western nations said was the deliberate gassing of Syrian civilians.
Temporary shelters now have a permanent place in Tacoma's code. The City Council on Tuesday approved permanent regulations that will allow nonprofits and churches to run temporary shelters to help the city address what it has called a homelessness crisis.
A man fatally shot his parents at their home near Buckley and was arrested in Thurston County hours later after being shot in the shoulder by law enforcement, according to the Pierce County Sheriff's Department.
State lawmakers had rushed Senate Bill 6617 at extraordinary speed through the legislative process last week in response to a Jan. 19 ruling from Thurston County Superior Court Judge Chris Lanese saying that individual legislators have always been subject to the Public Records Act.
Martinez, in his ninth year on the ballot, received 70.4 percent of the votes, falling short of the 75 percent needed to be included in baseball’s 2018 Hall of Fame class. The good news? The last eight players to finish in the 70-74 percent range reached induction the following year.