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Washington state considers staying on Pacific Daylight Time forever - Seattle Times

Washington state considers staying on Pacific Daylight Time forever  Seattle Times

When you switch your clock forward by one hour at the beginning of daylight saving time in two weeks, know this: it could be among the last times. Washington ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 3:07 pm


Survey: Most Oregon, Washington drivers OK with roundabouts - The Columbian

Survey: Most Oregon, Washington drivers OK with roundabouts  The Columbian

Most Pacific Northwesterners feel perfectly confident navigating roundabouts, according to a new poll of Oregon and Washington drivers from PEMCO Insurance ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 2:00 pm


Everything old is new again at Addie’s - The Washington Post

Everything old is new again at Addie’s  The Washington Post

Smart restaurants learn to give customers what they want. Just look at Addie's in Potomac, which recently revamped its menu after listening to fans of the original ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 1:00 pm


George Washington’s Birthday: Letter Sheds Light On First President’s First Love - CBS New York

George Washington’s Birthday: Letter Sheds Light On First President’s First Love  CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – George Washington, our first president, was born on this day in 1732. You probably learned a lot about him in school, but there's ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 12:59 pm


‘I have nothing to apologize for’: Steve King blames ‘dishonest’ media for his troubles, seeks reelection in 2020 - Washington Post

‘I have nothing to apologize for’: Steve King blames ‘dishonest’ media for his troubles, seeks reelection in 2020  Washington Post

Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) said Thursday that he plans to run for reelection in 2020 and remained unapologetic for repeatedly making offensive remarks, some of ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 12:03 pm


How economic inequality gives rise to hyper-parenting - Washington Post

How economic inequality gives rise to hyper-parenting  Washington Post

These days, residents of different countries often drink the same coffee, buy clothes from the same retailers and use the same social media apps. Globalization ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 11:08 am


Washington state: at least 20 county sheriffs refuse to enforce new gun laws - The Guardian

Washington state: at least 20 county sheriffs refuse to enforce new gun laws  The Guardian

At least 20 county sheriffs in Washington state – more than half of the state's total – are now publicly refusing to police new gun laws. Several county ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 11:00 am


Governors descend on Washington, DC to tackle the nation’s top issues - WALB

Governors descend on Washington, DC to tackle the nation’s top issues  WALB

WASHINGTON (Gray News) - Friday, governors from around the nation will tackle the country's most pressing issues in Washington. Our DC Correspondent ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 9:48 am


Washington state lawmakers looking to ban eyeball tattoos - Fox News

Washington state lawmakers looking to ban eyeball tattoos  Fox News

Lawmakers in Washington state are looking to ban the rare practice of eyeball tattoos because of the risk to one's eyesight.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 6:50 am


Carolyn Hax: How to keep honey-do from going bad - The Washington Post

Carolyn Hax: How to keep honey-do from going bad  The Washington Post

Type A and her laid-back husband could use their melons to create two to-do lists.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 4:59 am


Washington state lawmakers seek to approve nation's first carbon fee - USA TODAY

Washington state lawmakers seek to approve nation's first carbon fee  USA TODAY

Washington state lawmakers proposed a measure on Thursday to limit carbon pollution that could be the nation's first if passed.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 3:51 am


U.S. to leave a ‘peacekeeping group’ of 200 troops in Syria - The Washington Post

U.S. to leave a ‘peacekeeping group’ of 200 troops in Syria  The Washington Post

The White House said Thursday that “a small peacekeeping group of about 200” U.S. troops will stay in Syria beyond the planned withdrawal of American forces ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 3:33 am


‘El Chapo’ is facing life in prison. Here’s why he may get a new trial. - Washington Post

‘El Chapo’ is facing life in prison. Here’s why he may get a new trial.  Washington Post

According to a Vice report, at least six jurors ignored Cogan's orders, perusing social media, surfing the Internet and discussing the discovered information.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 1:52 am


‘He let it out on me’: Man punches attorney after getting 47 years in prison - The Washington Post

‘He let it out on me’: Man punches attorney after getting 47 years in prison  The Washington Post

David Chislton had pleaded guilty to multiple counts of felonious assault and aggravated arson but had hoped to get under 20 years, his attorney said.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 1:33 am


Hogan blasts RNC for ‘unprecedented’ steps to shield Trump from a primary - The Washington Post

Hogan blasts RNC for ‘unprecedented’ steps to shield Trump from a primary  The Washington Post

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R), who is flirting with a 2020 White House run, on Thursday accused the Republican National Committee of taking ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 1:16 am


Venezuela braces for possible conflict ahead of opposition’s push to deliver humanitarian aid - The Washington Post

Venezuela braces for possible conflict ahead of opposition’s push to deliver humanitarian aid  The Washington Post

President Nicolás Maduro has characterized the aid delivery as a thinly veiled invasion attempt by the U.S. and others.

Published on 22 February 2019 | 1:07 am


IRS analyst charged with leaking financial documents on Michael Cohen - The Washington Post

IRS analyst charged with leaking financial documents on Michael Cohen  The Washington Post

An Internal Revenue *Service* employee has been charged with leaking confidential government reports that described financial transactions made by President ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 1:06 am


Vidant Health offers advice to out of work Washington County Hospital employees - WITN

Vidant Health offers advice to out of work Washington County Hospital employees  WITN

PLYMOUTH, WASHINGTON COUNTY (WITN) Out of work and looking for the next opportunity, dozens of health care professionals that have fallen prey to the ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 12:46 am


Yes, Social Security needs some fixing — but it’s not broken - The Washington Post

Yes, Social Security needs some fixing — but it’s not broken  The Washington Post

SOCIAL SECURITY mostly accomplishes the purposes for which it was established and which make it politically popular: guaranteeing income security for the ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 12:36 am


Why was the Trump administration so eager to give nuclear technology to the reckless Saudi regime? - The Washington Post

Why was the Trump administration so eager to give nuclear technology to the reckless Saudi regime?  The Washington Post

SAUDI ARABIA's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has built a record of reckless aggression against opponents both at home and abroad. He has also ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 12:36 am


District eliminates extended school year, invests more in classroom technology - Washington Post

District eliminates extended school year, invests more in classroom technology  Washington Post

Three years after launching an expensive education experiment, the District is eliminating extended school years at 13 campuses after city leaders said there ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 12:22 am


N.C. board declares a new election in contested House race after the GOP candidate admitted he was mistaken in his testimony - The Washington Post

N.C. board declares a new election in contested House race after the GOP candidate admitted he was mistaken in his testimony  The Washington Post

RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina election officials on Thursday ordered a new contest in the 9th Congressional District, ending a dramatic months-long ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 12:20 am


Republicans blast Cummings over ‘irresponsible’ claims regarding Trump ethics disclosure - The Washington Post

Republicans blast Cummings over ‘irresponsible’ claims regarding Trump ethics disclosure  The Washington Post

It's only February, but the sniping between the Democratic chairman of the House Oversight Committee and the top Republican members of the committee has ...

Published on 22 February 2019 | 12:02 am


Coast Guard lieutenant used work computers in alleged planning of widespread domestic terrorist attack, prosecutors say - The Washington Post

Coast Guard lieutenant used work computers in alleged planning of widespread domestic terrorist attack, prosecutors say  The Washington Post

The U.S. Coast Guard lieutenant spent hours on end planning a wide-scale domestic terrorist attack, even logging in at his work computer on the job at ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 11:55 pm


What does Pete Buttigieg bring to the table? Experience — really. - The Washington Post

What does Pete Buttigieg bring to the table? Experience — really.  The Washington Post

MERRIMACK, N.H.. When 50 or so curious people gathered in a living room here the other day to meet Pete Buttigieg, the first question he got was: What makes ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 11:49 pm


Panda-snow-mium: Giant pandas enjoy Washington winter storm - BBC News

Panda-snow-mium: Giant pandas enjoy Washington winter storm  BBC News

Giant panda Mei Xiang, 20, and three-year-old Bei Bei had a (snow) ball at the National Zoo.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 11:46 pm


Adam Schiff: An open letter to my Republican colleagues - The Washington Post

Adam Schiff: An open letter to my Republican colleagues  The Washington Post

You must stand up to the president's attack on Congress.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 11:08 pm


Judge: Prosecutors’ deal with Jeffrey Epstein in molestation case violated law, misled victims - The Washington Post

Judge: Prosecutors’ deal with Jeffrey Epstein in molestation case violated law, misled victims  The Washington Post

A judge ruled Thursday that federal prosecutors, including the future Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta, violated the law when they did not tell victims the ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 11:06 pm


Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee wore Confederate uniform in 1980 yearbook photo - The Washington Post

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee wore Confederate uniform in 1980 yearbook photo  The Washington Post

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee wore a Confederate uniform in a photo published in his 1980 college yearbook, the Tennessean newspaper reported Thursday, in the ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 11:00 pm


Jussie Smollett’s bond set at $100,000; judge calls charges ‘despicable’ - The Washington Post

Jussie Smollett’s bond set at $100,000; judge calls charges ‘despicable’  The Washington Post

Prosecutors say Jussie Smollett paid two men to help him stage a fake attack he later framed as a racist and homophobic hate crime. The “Empire” actor, who ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 10:33 pm


Virginia protests: Michelle Renay Sutherland held without bail after baring breast - The Washington Post

Virginia protests: Michelle Renay Sutherland held without bail after baring breast  The Washington Post

The women's rights protester who was arrested for exposing her chest outside the Virginia Capitol was released from jail on Thursday after being initially held ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 10:03 pm


Zion Williamson Nike shoe blowout leads Obama to say "his shoe broke" and stock to drop - The Washington Post

Zion Williamson Nike shoe blowout leads Obama to say "his shoe broke" and stock to drop  The Washington Post

Very little sidetracks the sports apparel machine that is Nike, but the sight of one of its shoes disintegrating as a rising basketball superstar fell to the floor ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 9:46 pm


Residents of another Manhattan building vote to remove ‘Trump Place’ name - The Washington Post

Residents of another Manhattan building vote to remove ‘Trump Place’ name  The Washington Post

For the second time in four months, the name “Trump Place” will come down from a New York building's facade after condominium owners at 120 Riverside Blvd.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 9:45 pm


#ThrowbackThursday: Washington's first modern mayor was also named Washington - CNN

#ThrowbackThursday: Washington's first modern mayor was also named Washington  CNN

Residents of the District of Columbia are not quiet about their lack of political autonomy, so it only makes sense that they elected equally outspoken and ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 9:38 pm


Measles Outbreak Has Cost Washington More Than $1 Million: Report - U.S. News & World Report

Measles Outbreak Has Cost Washington More Than $1 Million: Report  U.S. News & World Report

The Seattle Times reports that a state health official expects that number to climb.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 9:31 pm


Some Sheriffs Refuse To Enforce Washington State Gun Control Measures - NPR

Some Sheriffs Refuse To Enforce Washington State Gun Control Measures  NPR

Some sheriffs in Washington state say they won't enforce a new gun law. It's the latest example of sheriffs exercising what some regard as their duty to resist ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 9:16 pm


Judge bars Roger Stone from speaking about criminal case - The Washington Post

Judge bars Roger Stone from speaking about criminal case  The Washington Post

A federal judge on Thursday ordered that longtime Republican operative and Trump confidant Roger Stone may not speak publicly about the investigation or ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 9:14 pm


Trump, Stephen Miller, and the ‘national sovereignty’ lie - The Washington Post

Trump, Stephen Miller, and the ‘national sovereignty’ lie  The Washington Post

We spend so much time chasing the small lies down rabbit holes that we often lose sight of the much bigger lies that undergird them. In this regard, one of the ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 8:42 pm


Bowser to take over Nintendo’s U.S. division - Washington Post

Bowser to take over Nintendo’s U.S. division  Washington Post

Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk famously suggested that there is a high likelihood that humanity is living within a computer simulation. On Thursday ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 8:38 pm


Will a Washington state law be the latest to try and upend the NCAA? - CougCenter

Will a Washington state law be the latest to try and upend the NCAA?  CougCenter

The NCAA has taken a beating lately on a number of fronts, ranging from the court of public opinion to just, yanno, actual courts. It probably was only a matter of ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 8:38 pm


YouTube axes comments on tens of millions of videos in crackdown on child sexual exploitation - Washington Post

YouTube axes comments on tens of millions of videos in crackdown on child sexual exploitation  Washington Post

YouTube on Thursday cracked down on pedophilic *content* on the site by purging comments on tens of millions of videos, which serve as a kind of powerful but ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 8:23 pm


New round of US-China trade talks begins in Washington with eye toward reaching framework for final deal - South China Morning Post

New round of US-China trade talks begins in Washington with eye toward reaching framework for final deal  South China Morning Post

Beijing is expected to announce a large purchase of US agricultural and energy products, which will be incorporated into the overall agreement.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 7:33 pm


Public asked to help in Washington Co., Tenn., theft case - WJHL-TV News Channel 11

Public asked to help in Washington Co., Tenn., theft case  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

Washington County, Tenn., deputies are asking for the public's help finding two people involved in the theft of construction materials.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 7:07 pm


San Juan schools canceled, Washington County schools delayed due to snow - KSL.com

San Juan schools canceled, Washington County schools delayed due to snow  KSL.com

School in the San Juan School District is canceled, and schools in Washington County had a delayed start because of unprecedented winter weather.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 6:45 pm


CNN has really done it now - The Washington Post

CNN has really done it now  The Washington Post

Hiring former Trump Justice Department spokeswoman Sarah Isgur gives us reason to wonder just what CNN executives are thinking.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 6:29 pm


With fewer undocumented workers to hire, U.S. farmers are fueling a surge in the number of legal guest workers - The Washington Post

With fewer undocumented workers to hire, U.S. farmers are fueling a surge in the number of legal guest workers  The Washington Post

DURANGO, Mexico — For decades, U.S. farmers, landscapers and builders tapped a seemingly endless supply of cheap labor: the waves of undocumented ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 6:28 pm


In Search of George Washington Carver's True Legacy - Smithsonian.com

In Search of George Washington Carver's True Legacy  Smithsonian.com

If the name George Washington Carver conjures up any spark of recognition, it's probably associated with peanuts. That isn't an unfair connection—he did earn ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 5:29 pm


ERA bill dies for good in GOP-controlled Virginia House of Delegates - Washington Post

ERA bill dies for good in GOP-controlled Virginia House of Delegates  Washington Post

RICHMOND — The Republican-controlled House of Delegates killed Democrats' last-ditch efforts to pass the Equal Rights Amendment on Thursday, ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 5:12 pm


Ross: Washington Post didn't act alone, social media helped - MyNorthwest.com

Ross: Washington Post didn't act alone, social media helped  MyNorthwest.com

Attorneys for Nicholas Sandmann are now suing the Washington Post for defamation. But were there other actors just as guilty as The Post for spreading a ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 4:10 pm


Peter Tork, endearingly offbeat bassist and singer in the Monkees, dies at 77 - The Washington Post

Peter Tork, endearingly offbeat bassist and singer in the Monkees, dies at 77  The Washington Post

Peter Tork, a blues and folk musician who became a teeny-bopper sensation as a member of the Monkees, the wisecracking, made-for-TV pop group that ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 4:02 pm


Pedestrian dies after being struck by vehicle in D.C. - Washington Post

Pedestrian dies after being struck by vehicle in D.C.  Washington Post

A pedestrian died Wednesday evening shortly after being struck by a vehicle on North Capitol Street in Northeast Washington, according to D.C. police.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 3:47 pm


Students learn the hard way at the Washington Youth Academy in Bremerton - Seattle Times

Students learn the hard way at the Washington Youth Academy in Bremerton  Seattle Times

A photo journey through 22 weeks of tough military-style training for high-school dropouts and at-risk students.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 3:00 pm


Washington State coach Mike Leach on flip flops, seven-toed cats and being good next football season - OregonLive

Washington State coach Mike Leach on flip flops, seven-toed cats and being good next football season  OregonLive

Washington State head coach Mike Leach answers a question during a news conference, Thursday, Dec. 27, 2018, in San Antonio. Washington State will face ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 2:40 pm


Nearly 70 people diagnosed with measles in Oregon, Washington outbreak - OregonLive

Nearly 70 people diagnosed with measles in Oregon, Washington outbreak  OregonLive

The number of people with measles in Clark County continues to climb. Public health officials have identified 69 people between Oregon and Washington.

Published on 21 February 2019 | 1:58 pm


The most expensive homes sold in the Washington area in 2018 - Washington Post

The most expensive homes sold in the Washington area in 2018  Washington Post

The Trump bump to Washington's luxury housing market continues. When Trump administration officials arrived in 2017, they scooped up high-end homes, and ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 11:35 am


Trump revives 'enemy' rhetoric in denouncing NY Times, Washington Post - Fox News

Trump revives 'enemy' rhetoric in denouncing NY Times, Washington Post  Fox News

President Trump castigated The New York Times and Washington Post yesterday, dusting off his "enemy" rhetoric in the seemingly endless war with his two ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 8:32 am


Utes crumble in second half, fall to Pac-12 leader Washington 62-45 - Salt Lake Tribune

Utes crumble in second half, fall to Pac-12 leader Washington 62-45  Salt Lake Tribune

After having all kinds of trouble solving Washington's aggressive zone defense in Salt Lake City last month, Utah's basketball players and coaches thought they ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 6:44 am


Ask Amy: Partners ponder angles on infidelity - The Washington Post

Ask Amy: Partners ponder angles on infidelity  The Washington Post

Dear Readers: I've stepped away from the Ask Amy column for two weeks to work on a new writing project. I hope you enjoy these edited “best of” columns in my ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 5:00 am


The Trump campaign loved NDAs. An ex-staffer wants to nullify them with a class action. - The Washington Post

The Trump campaign loved NDAs. An ex-staffer wants to nullify them with a class action.  The Washington Post

A former Trump campaign official filed a class-action claim on Wednesday seeking to nullify all nondisclosure agreements that the campaign had forced its ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 2:26 am


Allies decline request to stay in Syria after U.S. troops withdraw - The Washington Post

Allies decline request to stay in Syria after U.S. troops withdraw  The Washington Post

As the deadline approaches for the withdrawal of U.S. forces fighting the Islamic State in Syria, America's closest European allies have turned down a Trump ...

Published on 21 February 2019 | 12:32 am


Justice Department preparing for Mueller report in coming days - The Washington Post

Justice Department preparing for Mueller report in coming days  The Washington Post

Justice Department officials are preparing for the end of special counsel Robert S. Mueller III's nearly two-year investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 11:16 pm


Dutch historian exposes Tucker Carlson’s fraud - The Washington Post

Dutch historian exposes Tucker Carlson’s fraud  The Washington Post

“Tucker Carlson Tonight” is a binary production. Here's how it breaks down: The host, Tucker Carlson, either welcomes a guest with whom he agrees, in which ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 10:01 pm


A fox, a mysterious death and the hidden wild side of Washington - The Washington Post

A fox, a mysterious death and the hidden wild side of Washington  The Washington Post

One of the last times it snowed hard enough for roads to feel risky and schools across the Washington region to close, I watched a fox playing in my backyard.

Published on 20 February 2019 | 8:51 pm


Sunlight makes this waterfall look like lava — and the photos are mesmerizing - Washington Post

Sunlight makes this waterfall look like lava — and the photos are mesmerizing  Washington Post

From December to April in Yosemite National Park, chilly water from melting mountain snow streams toward the eastern edge of El Capitan and forms what's ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 7:28 pm


Opinion | You might be binge-watching Russian propaganda on Netflix - The Washington Post

Opinion | You might be binge-watching Russian propaganda on Netflix  The Washington Post

At first glance, “Trotsky” is not so different from Netflix's other foreign acquisitions. This eight-part miniseries, which originally aired on Russia's leading state-run ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 7:24 pm


Americans’ ignorance of history is a national scandal - The Washington Post

Americans’ ignorance of history is a national scandal  The Washington Post

Is the study of history becoming, well, history? According to Benjamin Schmidt of Northeastern University, the number of bachelor's degrees granted in history ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 6:41 pm


Climate change officially claims its first mammal: The Bramble Cay melomys is declared extinct - Washington Post

Climate change officially claims its first mammal: The Bramble Cay melomys is declared extinct  Washington Post

In 1978, researchers estimated several hundred rodents lived on the island, but the numbers dropped to the double digits by 1998. Just 12 were caught in ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 6:35 pm


Supreme Court limits power of states and localities to impose fines, seize property - The Washington Post

Supreme Court limits power of states and localities to impose fines, seize property  The Washington Post

The Supreme Court ruled unanimously Wednesday that the Constitution's prohibition on excessive fines applies to state and local governments, limiting their ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 4:31 pm


Can Washington keep watch over Silicon Valley? The FTC’s Facebook probe is a high-stakes test. - Washington Post

Can Washington keep watch over Silicon Valley? The FTC’s Facebook probe is a high-stakes test.  Washington Post

The Federal Trade Commission is under pressure to issue a steep fine and other sharp penalties against Facebook to prove that it's able to keep Silicon Valley ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 3:36 pm


Digital advertising to surpass print and TV for the first time, report says - Washington Post

Digital advertising to surpass print and TV for the first time, report says  Washington Post

This year, the money spent on digital advertising in the United States will surpass that spent on traditional ads for the first time, according to forecasts by ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 2:55 pm


Putin warns new weapons will point toward U.S. if missiles are deployed in Europe - The Washington Post

Putin warns new weapons will point toward U.S. if missiles are deployed in Europe  The Washington Post

MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday that his country's new missiles would point toward the United States if Washington expands its ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 2:33 pm


White House prepares to scrutinize intelligence agencies’ finding that climate change threatens national security - The Washington Post

White House prepares to scrutinize intelligence agencies’ finding that climate change threatens national security  The Washington Post

The White House is working to assemble a panel to assess whether climate change poses a national security threat, according to documents obtained by The ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 12:51 pm


Inside Patrick Shanahan’s clash with Congress in Munich over Syria - The Washington Post

Inside Patrick Shanahan’s clash with Congress in Munich over Syria  The Washington Post

In a private meeting in Munich with more than a dozen lawmakers, acting defense secretary Patrick Shanahan got an earful about President Trump's plan to ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 11:00 am


She was ‘on a mission’ for ranch dressing. Not even Kirsten Gillibrand’s campaign event could stop her. - The Washington Post

She was ‘on a mission’ for ranch dressing. Not even Kirsten Gillibrand’s campaign event could stop her.  The Washington Post

Hanna Kinney always gets the ranch. Every Monday night, the University of Iowa senior can be found at the Airliner, a restaurant in Iowa City where she and her ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 10:27 am


Microsoft says it has found another Russian operation targeting prominent think tanks - The Washington Post

Microsoft says it has found another Russian operation targeting prominent think tanks  The Washington Post

SAN FRANCISCO — For the second time in six months, Microsoft has identified a Russian government-affiliated operation targeting prominent think tanks that ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 4:12 am


The Washington Post sued by family of Covington Catholic teenager - The Washington Post

The Washington Post sued by family of Covington Catholic teenager  The Washington Post

The family of the Kentucky teen who was involved in an encounter with a Native American advocate at the Lincoln Memorial last month filed a defamation lawsuit ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 3:17 am


Caught between Trump and the left, Democratic candidates seek to avoid the socialism squeeze - The Washington Post

Caught between Trump and the left, Democratic candidates seek to avoid the socialism squeeze  The Washington Post

The presidential candidates are tussling over how far left to move policies, as Republicans take aim at their most liberal proposals.

Published on 20 February 2019 | 1:23 am


Trump grows frustrated with Coats, leading some to fear he might be fired - The Washington Post

Trump grows frustrated with Coats, leading some to fear he might be fired  The Washington Post

President Trump has grown increasingly disenchanted with Director of National Intelligence Daniel Coats, who has served as the nation's top intelligence official ...

Published on 20 February 2019 | 12:27 am


Bernie, your moment has come — and gone - The Washington Post

Bernie, your moment has come — and gone  The Washington Post

Like McCarthy, Sanders will likely learn that flashes of glory do not last.

Published on 19 February 2019 | 10:25 pm


Roberts again sides with liberal Supreme Court justices in disagreeing with lower court interpretations - The Washington Post

Roberts again sides with liberal Supreme Court justices in disagreeing with lower court interpretations  The Washington Post

For the second time in as many weeks, Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. has sided with liberal Supreme Court justices to disagree with how lower courts have ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 8:21 pm


SeaWorld gondola ride turns into harrowing, hours-long ordeal for 16 passengers - Washington Post

SeaWorld gondola ride turns into harrowing, hours-long ordeal for 16 passengers  Washington Post

A SeaWorld ride in San Diego malfunctioned in heavy winds, stranding 16 above Mission Bay for hours.

Published on 19 February 2019 | 5:17 pm


FDA, drug companies, doctors mishandled use of powerful fentanyl painkiller - The Washington Post

FDA, drug companies, doctors mishandled use of powerful fentanyl painkiller  The Washington Post

The Food and Drug Administration, drug companies and doctors mishandled distribution of a powerful fentanyl painkiller, allowing widespread prescribing to ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 5:14 pm


Tensions are rising between India and Pakistan. But Washington doesn’t seem that bothered. - The Washington Post

Tensions are rising between India and Pakistan. But Washington doesn’t seem that bothered.  The Washington Post

Last week, 40 paramilitary police officers were killed in a terrorist attack in Kashmir, a disputed Himalayan territory that both India and Pakistan claim in its ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 5:02 pm


Top Trump appointees promoted selling nuclear power plants to Saudi Arabia over objections from national security officials, House Democratic report says - The Washington Post

Top Trump appointees promoted selling nuclear power plants to Saudi Arabia over objections from national security officials, House Democratic report says  The Washington Post

Key members of the Trump administration pushed a plan to sell nuclear power plants to Saudi Arabia in the months after the inauguration despite objections ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 4:50 pm


Password managers have a security flaw. But you should still use one. - The Washington Post

Password managers have a security flaw. But you should still use one.  The Washington Post

A new study has identified security flaws in five of the most popular password managers. Now for some counterintuitive advice: I still think you should use a ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 4:29 pm


Judge in Roger Stone case orders hearing after he appeared to threaten her on Instagram - The Washington Post

Judge in Roger Stone case orders hearing after he appeared to threaten her on Instagram  The Washington Post

Stone has said the now-deleted photo he posted of Judge Amy Berman Jackson with crosshairs next to her head was not intended as a threat.

Published on 19 February 2019 | 4:15 pm


Justice Thomas calls for reexamining landmark libel decision in case involving Cosby accuser - The Washington Post

Justice Thomas calls for reexamining landmark libel decision in case involving Cosby accuser  The Washington Post

Justice Clarence Thomas called Tuesday for reconsidering the Supreme Court's landmark decision making it more difficult for public officials to claim defamation ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 4:00 pm


Ruth Bader Ginsburg back on bench as Supreme Court resumes hearings - The Washington Post

Ruth Bader Ginsburg back on bench as Supreme Court resumes hearings  The Washington Post

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was back on the bench Tuesday for the first time since her recent cancer surgery as the Supreme Court returned from its winter ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 3:20 pm


‘No part of her life should be anyone’s clickbait’: Tabloid’s Malia Obama report draws rebukes on social media - The Washington Post

‘No part of her life should be anyone’s clickbait’: Tabloid’s Malia Obama report draws rebukes on social media  The Washington Post

The Daily Mail might as well have just copied and pasted Malia Obama's Facebook account and hit publish. The British tabloid's Monday story led with a picture ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 12:23 pm


‘Time for the Ku Klux Klan to night ride again’: An Alabama newspaper editor wants to bring back lynching - The Washington Post

‘Time for the Ku Klux Klan to night ride again’: An Alabama newspaper editor wants to bring back lynching  The Washington Post

Two decades ago, the editor of the tiny Democrat-Reporter newspaper in Linden, Ala., was being talked about as a potential contender for the Pulitzer Prize.

Published on 19 February 2019 | 11:33 am


‘He just picks up’: Trump and the lawmakers he loves to talk to on the phone - The Washington Post

‘He just picks up’: Trump and the lawmakers he loves to talk to on the phone  The Washington Post

The chatterbox-in-chief has eschewed the traditional way that presidents communicate with members of Congress.

Published on 19 February 2019 | 11:02 am


‘I was lonely with him’: Mandy Moore opens up about her ‘entirely unhealthy’ marriage to Ryan Adams - The Washington Post

‘I was lonely with him’: Mandy Moore opens up about her ‘entirely unhealthy’ marriage to Ryan Adams  The Washington Post

Mandy Moore had lost herself. She felt devastated, lonely and controlled, as an “entirely unhealthy dynamic” of codependency had put the career of one of the ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 10:55 am


Trump suggests Rosenstein, McCabe are ‘treasonous,’ citing Fox News - The Washington Post

Trump suggests Rosenstein, McCabe are ‘treasonous,’ citing Fox News  The Washington Post

President Trump suggested Monday that former acting FBI director Andrew McCabe committed treason, making his case in a tweet that cited Fox News's Sean ...

Published on 19 February 2019 | 7:14 am


Florida sixth-grader arrested after dispute with teacher over Pledge of Allegiance - The Washington Post

Florida sixth-grader arrested after dispute with teacher over Pledge of Allegiance  The Washington Post

A Florida student is facing misdemeanor charges after a confrontation with his teacher that began with his refusal to recite the Pledge of Allegiance and ...

Published on 18 February 2019 | 4:12 pm


The plot to assassinate George Washington — and how it was foiled - The Washington Post

The plot to assassinate George Washington — and how it was foiled  The Washington Post

If it weren't for an overheard conversation in a New York jail, we might all be drinking British tea today.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 1:01 pm


Gun rights advocates want to divide Washington and create 51st state - KIRO Seattle

Gun rights advocates want to divide Washington and create 51st state  KIRO Seattle

Tired of voter approved restrictions on gun rights, a group of Second Amendment supporters want to create a 51st state from the 20 Washington counties that are ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 7:18 pm


Washington state House committee passes bill to ban personal, philosophical vaccine exemptions | TheHill - The Hill

Washington state House committee passes bill to ban personal, philosophical vaccine exemptions | TheHill  The Hill

A Washington state House committee on Friday passed a bill to ban the personal or philosophical exemption for the vaccine against measles, mumps and ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 2:05 pm


Washington measles outbreak draws crowd to hearing on vaccine law - The Washington Post

Washington measles outbreak draws crowd to hearing on vaccine law  The Washington Post

OLYMPIA, Wash. — Anti-vaccine activists packed a public hearing Friday to oppose a bill that would make it harder for families to opt out of vaccination ...

Published on 8 February 2019 | 8:00 am


‘It will take off like a wildfire’: The unique dangers of the Washington state measles outbreak - The Washington Post

‘It will take off like a wildfire’: The unique dangers of the Washington state measles outbreak  The Washington Post

Lax state laws have helped drive down vaccination rates across the Pacific Northwest, leaving the region vulnerable to catastrophe, public health officials say.

Published on 6 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Measles outbreak 2019: Washington declares public health emergency - Vox.com

Measles outbreak 2019: Washington declares public health emergency  Vox.com

An ongoing outbreak of measles — one of the most infectious diseases known to man — in Washington state has prompted the governor to declare a public ...

Published on 29 January 2019 | 8:00 am








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