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Kilos of cocaine found in banana boxes at 3 Washington Safeway stores - KING5.com

Kilos of cocaine found in banana boxes at 3 Washington Safeway stores  KING5.com

Cocaine valued at more than $1 million was found inside shipments of bananas at three Safeway stores in Western Washington.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:52 am


Washington Spirit can't find the net, settles for scoreless draw against Utah - The Washington Post

Washington Spirit can't find the net, settles for scoreless draw against Utah  The Washington Post

After waiting out a 90-minute rain delay, the Spirit misses an opportunity to gain ground in the playoff race on its home field.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:47 am


Possible first break in 2001 'assassination' of Washington U.S. Attorney - KOMO News

Possible first break in 2001 'assassination' of Washington U.S. Attorney  KOMO News

"This is a big deal for all of us, it was an attack on our system of justice and I do think it was related to his work," said Mike McKay, a Seattle attorney, and former ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:16 am


Practice report from Day 17 of Washington State preseason camp: Cougars continue to gear toward game week in final open practice - The Spokesman-Review

Practice report from Day 17 of Washington State preseason camp: Cougars continue to gear toward game week in final open practice  The Spokesman-Review

A daily fall practice update from The Spokesman-Review's Washington State beat writer, Theo Lawson (@TheoLawson_SR). We set the scene, list the day's ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:32 am


Patrick Corbin throws eight scoreless in Washington Nationals’ 11-1 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates... - Federal Baseball

Patrick Corbin throws eight scoreless in Washington Nationals’ 11-1 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates...  Federal Baseball

Patrick Corbin was dominant and efficient in eight scoreless innings in the Nationals' 11-1 win over the Pirates...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:03 am


Washington Sheriff | News, Sports, Jobs - Parkersburg News

Washington Sheriff | News, Sports, Jobs  Parkersburg News

MARIETTA — The Washington County Sheriff's Office released the following reports Aug. 19: • On Aug. 16, a warrant was requested by Sgt. Tornes for the a.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:13 am


Washington mother says fake CPS workers tried to take her son - KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

Washington mother says fake CPS workers tried to take her son  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

MARYSVILLE, Wash. – A Washington state mother says she went through a terrifying experience early Monday morning when a pair claiming to be Child ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:06 am


The liberal Jewish resistance goes far beyond #DisloyalToTrump - Washington Post

The liberal Jewish resistance goes far beyond #DisloyalToTrump  Washington Post

Since Trump took office, liberal Jews have joined and organized protests against the Trump administration, and specifically its controversial immigration policies.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:23 am


Texas executes Larry Swearingen, who claimed innocence in death of Melissa Trotter - The Washington Post

Texas executes Larry Swearingen, who claimed innocence in death of Melissa Trotter  The Washington Post

Larry Swearingen, who claimed to his dying breath that he did not commit the murder of 19-year-old Melissa Trotter in 1998, was executed by injection ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:01 am


Rainfall causing extra accidents in Western Washington - KOMO News

Rainfall causing extra accidents in Western Washington  KOMO News

It doesn't take much rain to make for a messy commute. The Wednesday morning rain presented some challenges for drivers. Troopers in King County said they ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:39 pm


Washington judge sets trial date for lawsuit in death of Susan Cox Powell's children - Salt Lake Tribune

Washington judge sets trial date for lawsuit in death of Susan Cox Powell's children  Salt Lake Tribune

A Washington state judge has scheduled a trial date over the death of Susan Cox Powell's children for early next year, according to court documents obtained by ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:34 pm


Trump is weaponizing evangelicals’ mistrust. And he’s succeeding. - The Washington Post

Trump is weaponizing evangelicals’ mistrust. And he’s succeeding.  The Washington Post

Are the dominant voices of white evangelical Christianity in the United States destined to be angry and defensive? Is President Trump making sure they stay that ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:42 pm


With deficit rising, worries grow the U.S. may be out of tools if recession hits - The Washington Post

With deficit rising, worries grow the U.S. may be out of tools if recession hits  The Washington Post

The U.S. federal deficit will expand by about $800 billion more than previously expected over the next decade, as recent increases in spending are on track to ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:36 pm


Trump is the product of a narcissistic media age - The Washington Post

Trump is the product of a narcissistic media age  The Washington Post

If pundits wonder why millions of Americans aren't shocked by Trump, they should look in the mirror.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:28 pm


Trump praises veterans group for keeping annual motorcycle ride through Washington alive - CNN

Trump praises veterans group for keeping annual motorcycle ride through Washington alive  CNN

President Donald Trump on Wednesday praised a veterans advocacy group for ensuring a tradition that sees hundreds of thousands of motorcyclists ride ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:56 pm


Oh, good, Donald Trump is God now - The Washington Post

Oh, good, Donald Trump is God now  The Washington Post

The Amazon is burning. Darkness covers São Paulo at noon. The economy is wilting. The Federal Reserve chair dreamed of seven lean oxen, and when he ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:35 pm


At least eight jail officials knew Jeffrey Epstein was not to be left alone in cell - The Washington Post

At least eight jail officials knew Jeffrey Epstein was not to be left alone in cell  The Washington Post

At least eight Bureau of Prisons staffers knew that strict instructions had been given not to leave multimillionaire sex offender Jeffrey Epstein alone in his cell, yet ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:33 pm


Severe Warning: Washington, Madison County - KFSM 5Newsonline

Severe Warning: Washington, Madison County  KFSM 5Newsonline

A Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued for Washington and Madison County. The strongest winds are tracking just NE of Goshen. Very heavy rain will ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:49 pm


Washington Capitals welcome DC Defenders, one of Vince McMahon's 8 new XFL teams, to town - Russian Machine Never Breaks

Washington Capitals welcome DC Defenders, one of Vince McMahon's 8 new XFL teams, to town  Russian Machine Never Breaks

WWE's Vince McMahon is bringing the XFL back in February 2020. On Wednesday, the football league announced its eight teams and revealed their logos.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:43 pm


Clarksville man accused of threatening to 'shoot up' Planned Parenthood - NewsChannel5.com

Clarksville man accused of threatening to 'shoot up' Planned Parenthood  NewsChannel5.com

A Clarksville man is accused of making online threats of violence against a Planned Parenthood facility in Washington D.C., according to the U.S. Department of ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:36 pm


Police responded to an overdose call. They discovered Trump-shaped ecstasy. - Washington Post

Police responded to an overdose call. They discovered Trump-shaped ecstasy.  Washington Post

President Trump's face has inspired editorial cartoons, Halloween costumes and actor Alec Baldwin's impersonation of him on “Saturday Night Live.”.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:14 pm


Trump administration moves to terminate court agreement, hold migrant children and parents longer - The Washington Post

Trump administration moves to terminate court agreement, hold migrant children and parents longer  The Washington Post

The Trump administration is moving to terminate a federal court settlement restricting how long U.S. officials can detain migrant children with their parents and ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:09 pm


Trump attacks Danish prime minister for her ‘nasty’ comments about his interest in U.S. purchase of Greenland - The Washington Post

Trump attacks Danish prime minister for her ‘nasty’ comments about his interest in U.S. purchase of Greenland  The Washington Post

President Trump on Wednesday lashed out at Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen, saying the leader of the U.S. ally had made “nasty” comments about his ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:59 pm


NFL 100: Best players in Washington Redskins history - Redskins Wire

NFL 100: Best players in Washington Redskins history  Redskins Wire

As the NFL commemorates its 100th season, Redskins Wire ranks the top 100 players in Washington Redskins history.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:47 pm


Fox News can’t quit the New York Times - The Washington Post

Fox News can’t quit the New York Times  The Washington Post

On Tuesday's edition of the Fox News noontime show “Outnumbered,” Elizabeth MacDonald teed off on New York Times Executive Editor Dean Baquet.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:41 pm


Let your fingers do the walking through this 1944 Washington phone book - Washington Post

Let your fingers do the walking through this 1944 Washington phone book  Washington Post

The phone book is fragile, crumbling, spotted with age. I probably will be, too, when I'm 75 years old. And I'll be just as much of a relic of a bygone age as the ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:23 pm


In reversal, Trump says he is no longer looking at a payroll tax cut - The Washington Post

In reversal, Trump says he is no longer looking at a payroll tax cut  The Washington Post

President Trump said Wednesday he is no longer looking to cut payroll taxes, pivoting away from an option he'd confirmed was under consideration a day ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:56 pm


Washington has now hit 90 degrees or higher 50 times this year, a rare milestone - Washington Post

Washington has now hit 90 degrees or higher 50 times this year, a rare milestone  Washington Post

Today's the 50th day this year to reach 90 degrees or higher in Washington, which is 14 days more than the annual average of 36 days. Hitting this mark pushes ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:46 pm


These are the airports with the best and worst TSA wait times - The Washington Post

These are the airports with the best and worst TSA wait times  The Washington Post

If you're leaving from Newark, George Bush Intercontinental in Houston or Miami's international airport, bad news.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:33 pm


Turbulence at Cathay Pacific: China’s threats loom over one of Asia’s leading airlines - The Washington Post

Turbulence at Cathay Pacific: China’s threats loom over one of Asia’s leading airlines  The Washington Post

The Chinese state has taken aim at Hong Kong's flagship airline, subjecting its staff to unprecedented scrutiny and pressure.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:17 pm


‘Washington Post’ Doubles Down Amid Epstein Conspiracy Theory Controversy - Rolling Stone

‘Washington Post’ Doubles Down Amid Epstein Conspiracy Theory Controversy  Rolling Stone

Conspiracy theories follow a basic formula: They're what happens when the absence of information meets the absence of verifiability meets the absence of ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:08 pm


Washington’s Montae Nicholson is in the right position to redeem himself - SB Nation

Washington’s Montae Nicholson is in the right position to redeem himself  SB Nation

It is hard to imagine last season going worse for Washington safety Montae Nicholson than it actually did. Here is a guy who was a fourth-round draft pick in ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:00 pm


Five Big Questions for the Washington Huskies’ 2019 Football Season - UW Dawg Pound

Five Big Questions for the Washington Huskies’ 2019 Football Season  UW Dawg Pound

The following is being posted to the SB Nation Season Previews group. Therefore, the information included is for a general audience who wants to know more ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:00 pm


Trump’s stack of broken promises is growing - The Washington Post

Trump’s stack of broken promises is growing  The Washington Post

President Trump has convinced many of his followers and even some in the mainstream media that “at least” he has kept his promises. This is true on only one ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:54 pm


D.C.'s XFL team unveiled as the Defenders - NBCSports.com

D.C.'s XFL team unveiled as the Defenders  NBCSports.com

Wednesday marked the announcement of team names for the XFL.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:23 pm


It takes about three weeks for Americans to stop paying attention after a mass shooting - The Washington Post

It takes about three weeks for Americans to stop paying attention after a mass shooting  The Washington Post

No wonder Trump just signaled his disinterest in expanding background checks.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:52 pm


Montana hailstorm slaughters 11,000 birds - Washington Post

Montana hailstorm slaughters 11,000 birds  Washington Post

Thousands of birds were killed on Aug. 11 when a destructive hailstorm lashed regions northwest of Billings, Mont. According to Montana Fish, Wildlife and ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:45 pm


Washington Redskins Morning Clips: 8/21 - Redskins.com

Washington Redskins Morning Clips: 8/21  Redskins.com

A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins on Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:25 pm


Consistently inconsistent Wander Suero still an enigma for the Washington Nationals - Federal Baseball

Consistently inconsistent Wander Suero still an enigma for the Washington Nationals  Federal Baseball

The Washington Nationals are still confused by Wander Suero, who can dominate hitters on any given day, yet on another can be completely overwhelmed...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:00 pm


How a violent storm with hail and high winds erupted over Washington in just minutes Tuesday - Washington Post

How a violent storm with hail and high winds erupted over Washington in just minutes Tuesday  Washington Post

In just 15 minutes, a small mass of clouds quadrupled in size, shot 40000 feet high and morphed into a raging thunderstorm.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:59 pm


My life with face blindness - The Washington Post

My life with face blindness  The Washington Post

In 2013, I was four months into my job at The Washington Post when we had a going-away party for a woman who was moving to Philadelphia. Everyone ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:35 pm


Why Is a Freshman Democrat Attacking Progressives in a Washington Post Series? - Truthout

Why Is a Freshman Democrat Attacking Progressives in a Washington Post Series?  Truthout

Freshman Democratic Rep. Abigail Spanberger accused progressives of not wanting to feed children.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:20 pm


How to upgrade your sandwich with clever twists on 5 classics - The Washington Post

How to upgrade your sandwich with clever twists on 5 classics  The Washington Post

From PB&J to egg salad, these *fresh* takes will make your brown-bag lunch exciting again.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:02 pm


At Punjab Grill, there are plenty of gilt-y pleasures - The Washington Post

At Punjab Grill, there are plenty of gilt-y pleasures  The Washington Post

2.5 stars | On the menu: a modern take on Indian cuisine, amid opulent decor.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:00 pm


Amazon’s strategy to win over congressional critics: Tours of its giant warehouses - The Washington Post

Amazon’s strategy to win over congressional critics: Tours of its giant warehouses  The Washington Post

Amazon woos members of Congress to its warehouses even as President Trump and his would-be Democratic rivals rip the retailer for its treatment of the ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:57 pm


Tom Sietsema’s 8 favorite places to eat right now - The Washington Post

Tom Sietsema’s 8 favorite places to eat right now  The Washington Post

Living in a world capital has its advantages. One of them is the ease with which a restaurant enthusiast can pretty much pick a spot on a globe and find a local ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:40 pm


Trump quotes conspiracy theorist claiming Israelis ‘love him like he is the second coming of God’ - The Washington Post

Trump quotes conspiracy theorist claiming Israelis ‘love him like he is the second coming of God’  The Washington Post

President Trump went on Twitter on Wednesday to quote a conservative radio host and known conspiracy theorist who praised him as “the greatest President for ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:36 pm


Some of America's top zoos still use bullhooks on elephants. That's about to change. - Washington Post

Some of America's top zoos still use bullhooks on elephants. That's about to change.  Washington Post

Animal advocacy groups praised the Association of Zoos and Aquariums' decision to phase out the use of "horrible, outdated" rods with metal hooks.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:00 pm


He applied for a job — and ended up on trial for a killing that took place 20 years earlier - The Washington Post

He applied for a job — and ended up on trial for a killing that took place 20 years earlier  The Washington Post

When Todd Barket applied for a job at a Florida nursing home, he likely didn't expect to end up on trial for first-degree murder. The 51-year-old was living in ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:18 am


A day in the beclowning of the Trump White House - The Washington Post

A day in the beclowning of the Trump White House  The Washington Post

The hard-working staff here at Spoiler Alerts writes a lot about the Trump administration. It is not hard to come up with topics. Indeed, the staff is working on two ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:00 am


Trump critics eye GOP primary race, even if defeating him seems ‘preposterous’ - The Washington Post

Trump critics eye GOP primary race, even if defeating him seems ‘preposterous’  The Washington Post

Joe Walsh, a pugnacious former congressman, is preparing a Republican primary challenge to President Trump that he previewed as a daily “bar fight” with the ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:00 am


Parkland students unveil sweeping gun-control proposal and hope for a youth voting surge in 2020 - The Washington Post

Parkland students unveil sweeping gun-control proposal and hope for a youth voting surge in 2020  The Washington Post

The March for Our Lives “Peace Plan” calls for a gun registry, an assault weapons ban and mandatory buybacks.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:31 am


As Trump tries to end ‘endless wars,’ America’s biggest Mideast base is getting bigger - The Washington Post

As Trump tries to end ‘endless wars,’ America’s biggest Mideast base is getting bigger  The Washington Post

The United States remains deeply involved in regional conflicts, and the Al Udeid Air Base is “in the center of everything,” a U.S. commander said. Qatar has ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:00 am


Fact-checking President Trump’s remarks on the economy - The Washington Post

Fact-checking President Trump’s remarks on the economy  The Washington Post

Trump appears worried about the economy, but his claims continue to be misleading or false.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:03 am


Wage hike may end Washington state firm's blueberry harvest - KOMO News

Wage hike may end Washington state firm's blueberry harvest  KOMO News

RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — A mandated wage increase for Washington state blueberry pickers may cause one fruit company to end its harvest early. The Capital ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:11 am


Just how tough are Washington’s standardized tests? New report compares states. - The Seattle Times

Just how tough are Washington’s standardized tests? New report compares states.  The Seattle Times

In the past, this report and the national test that it's based on played an important role in developing America's education policy: As some states, continued to ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:01 am


Practice report from Day 16 of Washington State preseason camp: Anthony Gordon takes majority of QB reps - The Spokesman-Review

Practice report from Day 16 of Washington State preseason camp: Anthony Gordon takes majority of QB reps  The Spokesman-Review

A daily fall practice update from The Spokesman-Review's Washington State beat writer, Theo Lawson (@TheoLawson_SR). We set the scene, list the day's ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:03 am


How to lose a war, but not end it - The Washington Post

How to lose a war, but not end it  The Washington Post

President Trump knows a bad deal when he sees one. He extricated the United States from President Barack Obama's disastrous nuclear accord with Iran.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:22 pm


Corporate panic about capitalism could be a turning point - The Washington Post

Corporate panic about capitalism could be a turning point  The Washington Post

“Evolve or die,” wrote hedge-fund billionaire Ray Dalio in a manifesto published in April titled “Why and How Capitalism Needs to Be Reformed.” With each ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:11 pm


Nationals reliever Hunter Strickland says he broke his nose in weight room accident - The Washington Post

Nationals reliever Hunter Strickland says he broke his nose in weight room accident  The Washington Post

PITTSBURGH — Washington Nationals reliever Hunter Strickland said on social media that he broke his nose Tuesday while lifting weights at PNC Park.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:55 pm


After Trump blames mental illness for mass shootings, health agencies ordered to hold all posts on issue - The Washington Post

After Trump blames mental illness for mass shootings, health agencies ordered to hold all posts on issue  The Washington Post

When President Trump targeted mental illness as the cause of the mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton that killed 31 people, federal health officials made sure ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:42 pm


In accusing China of disinformation, Twitter and Facebook take on a role they’ve long rejected - The Washington Post

In accusing China of disinformation, Twitter and Facebook take on a role they’ve long rejected  The Washington Post

China pushed back against claims by Twitter and Facebook that the government had run disinformation operations aimed at the Hong Kong protests.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:30 pm


NASCAR team owner and country music singer step down from NRA board in latest resignations - The Washington Post

NASCAR team owner and country music singer step down from NRA board in latest resignations  The Washington Post

Two prominent board members stepped down from the National Rifle Association this week, deepening the upheaval at the longtime gun rights powerhouse, ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:15 pm


Veteran walks from Washington state to Disney World to raise awareness for suicide among service members - Fox News

Veteran walks from Washington state to Disney World to raise awareness for suicide among service members  Fox News

They say it's not the destination, it's the journey. That's definitely true for one army veteran who is walking to Disney World. Considering that his starting point was ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:06 pm


Trump confirms he's considering a payroll tax cut amid mounting economic concerns - The Washington Post

Trump confirms he's considering a payroll tax cut amid mounting economic concerns  The Washington Post

President Trump on Tuesday confirmed he is considering whether to push for a temporary payroll tax cut or other tax changes amid mounting concerns about an ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:26 pm


Bugs and bad weather have had their way with the Jefferson Memorial. Now the Park Service is fighting back. - The Washington Post

Bugs and bad weather have had their way with the Jefferson Memorial. Now the Park Service is fighting back.  The Washington Post

An $8.2 million project is underway to restore — and reclaim — the famous monument from the ravages of nature.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:58 pm


A crack in Trump’s ‘poorly educated’ base? - The Washington Post

A crack in Trump’s ‘poorly educated’ base?  The Washington Post

A new NBC News-Wall Street Journal poll Monday fed a ready-made narrative about President Trump's polling woes: He's losing white women. The poll tested ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:33 pm


Trump’s trade war comes for consumers: Tariffs could cost U.S. families up to $1,000 a year, JPMorgan forecasts - San Antonio Express-News

Trump’s trade war comes for consumers: Tariffs could cost U.S. families up to $1,000 a year, JPMorgan forecasts  San Antonio Express-News

More than a year into the U.S.-China trade war, American consumers are about to find themselves squarely in the crosshairs for the first time, with households ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:56 pm


Apple aims to protect kids’ privacy. App makers say it could devastate their businesses. - The Washington Post

Apple aims to protect kids’ privacy. App makers say it could devastate their businesses.  The Washington Post

Apple plans to change the rules it has for kids apps, raising concerns among some app developers about the way the tech giant wields power unilaterally over ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:39 pm


Pennsylvania Avenue in front of the White House to close for fence construction - Washington Post

Pennsylvania Avenue in front of the White House to close for fence construction  Washington Post

Pennsylvania Avenue in front of the White House will close for seven months, beginning Wednesday, for construction of a new security fence, the National Park ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:58 pm


Facebook’s ‘Clear History’ tool arrives with ambiguous data privacy controls - San Antonio Express-News

Facebook’s ‘Clear History’ tool arrives with ambiguous data privacy controls  San Antonio Express-News

Facebook on Tuesday unveiled its long-awaited feature allowing users to limit businesses, apps and other groups that collect data about them on the Web and ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:00 pm


Smoke plunges Sao Paulo into sudden darkness, baffling the Western Hemisphere’s largest city - The Washington Post

Smoke plunges Sao Paulo into sudden darkness, baffling the Western Hemisphere’s largest city  The Washington Post

Blackness descended on Sao Paulo in the middle of the day Monday, the result of smoke from wildfires thousands of miles away mixing with a cold front.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:46 pm


Her GOP group endorsed Trump, so she resigned. She wouldn’t be able to ‘look her children in the eye.' - The Washington Post

Her GOP group endorsed Trump, so she resigned. She wouldn’t be able to ‘look her children in the eye.'  The Washington Post

Jennifer Horn resigned from the Log Cabin Republicans national board after the group announced its endorsement of President Trump.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:20 pm


Republicans have become their caricature of Barack Obama - The Washington Post

Republicans have become their caricature of Barack Obama  The Washington Post

Republicans must admit Obama was right, or concede that Trump is wrong.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:15 pm


Washington’s state and national parks are free this Sunday. Here are some favorites to check out. - The Seattle Times

Washington’s state and national parks are free this Sunday. Here are some favorites to check out.  The Seattle Times

To honor the National Parks System's 103rd birthday, both it and the Washington State Parks system are giving us a gift: Free admission.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:56 pm


Trump again appears to back away from gun background checks - The Washington Post

Trump again appears to back away from gun background checks  The Washington Post

President Trump appears to be backing away from potential support for gun background check legislation, according to White House aides, congressional ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 12:30 pm


Returning to Washington: Paul Ryan moving family from Wisconsin to DC - Washington Examiner

Returning to Washington: Paul Ryan moving family from Wisconsin to DC  Washington Examiner

Paul Ryan, the former speaker of the House, is planning on moving his family from Wisconsin to Washington, D.C.. "Now in the private sector, Paul and his family ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 12:14 pm


‘I want to see my baby’: A priest forced her to give up her child 50 years ago, a woman says - The Washington Post

‘I want to see my baby’: A priest forced her to give up her child 50 years ago, a woman says  The Washington Post

When she saw him through the window of an Omaha hotel lobby, her eyes welled up with tears. There he was, a man with a silhouette just like her boyfriend's ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:38 am


Democrats back off once-fervent embrace of Medicare-for-all - The Washington Post

Democrats back off once-fervent embrace of Medicare-for-all  The Washington Post

Kamala Harris's switch on health care highlights a broader move by Democrats to soften their initial enthusiasm for a sweeping government health plan.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:02 am


Oregon officials request criminal investigation into newspaper reporters over after-hours phone calls, emails - The Washington Post

Oregon officials request criminal investigation into newspaper reporters over after-hours phone calls, emails  The Washington Post

The Malheur Enterprise, a small newspaper in eastern Oregon, spent months investigating a state lawmaker's business deals and contract work in Malheur ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:57 am


The 1619 Project and the far-right fear of history - The Washington Post

The 1619 Project and the far-right fear of history  The Washington Post

Want smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox every weekday, along with other global reads, interesting ideas and opinions? Sign up for the ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:59 am


Washington police union calls for resignation of state lawmaker who allegedly surveilled progressive leaders | TheHill - The Hill

Washington police union calls for resignation of state lawmaker who allegedly surveilled progressive leaders | TheHill  The Hill

A union representing the rank and file of the Spokane, Wash., police department called for the resignation of a controversial state lawmaker who allegedly ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:35 am


Washington state to use Vietnam-era Army helicopter to fight wildfires - KING5.com

Washington state to use Vietnam-era Army helicopter to fight wildfires  KING5.com

OLYMPIA, Wash. — An aircraft nearly 50-years old is being restored to help fight wildfires in Washington state. The Department of Natural Resources is using ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:05 am


Warm Tuesday, rainy Wednesday for western Washington - Q13 News Seattle

Warm Tuesday, rainy Wednesday for western Washington  Q13 News Seattle

There's wet weather in the forecast for western Washington over the next couple of days.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 12:32 am


To save opera, we have to let it die - The Washington Post

To save opera, we have to let it die  The Washington Post

The summer of 2019 has been a fraught one for opera. In June, diva soprano Anna Netrebko came under scrutiny not only for her use of skin-darkening makeup ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:43 pm


Opinion | Anthony Scaramucci: I was wrong about Trump. Here's why. - The Washington Post

Opinion | Anthony Scaramucci: I was wrong about Trump. Here's why.  The Washington Post

President Trump's online insults directed at me on Monday were predictable after I publicly said that he's unfit for office. The tenor of his abuse only reinforces my ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:19 pm


Washington High students speak out after summer battle over mural - San Francisco Chronicle

Washington High students speak out after summer battle over mural  San Francisco Chronicle

After a summer of controversy over a work of art that caused an international debate about censorship, history and racial inequality, students returned to San ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:33 pm


Trump is melting down. Again. - The Washington Post

Trump is melting down. Again.  The Washington Post

Uh-oh. President Trump is in such a state of panic about his dimming reelection prospects that he's getting his lies mixed up and occasionally blurting out the ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 9:01 pm


NBA superstar Stephen Curry gives Howard University the gift of golf - The Washington Post

NBA superstar Stephen Curry gives Howard University the gift of golf  The Washington Post

The two-time NBA MVP is giving a seven-figure donation to cover the cost of Howard's golf program for six years at a time when similar programs at HBCUs are ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 7:07 pm


After Epstein’s death, attorney general replaces leader at Bureau of Prisons - The Washington Post

After Epstein’s death, attorney general replaces leader at Bureau of Prisons  The Washington Post

Attorney General William P. Barr announced Monday that he is replacing the head of the Bureau of Prisons, marking the latest fallout from the death in federal ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 5:44 pm


Eerie 'Fire Cloud' Floats Like Alien Structure Over Washington - Livescience.com

Eerie 'Fire Cloud' Floats Like Alien Structure Over Washington  Livescience.com

It looks like a sci-fi vision of another world, but it's actually the blazing heart of a fire cloud floating above our own planet. The image, shared online by NASA ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 12:00 pm


Trump confirms he’s interested in buying Greenland - The Washington Post

Trump confirms he’s interested in buying Greenland  The Washington Post

President Trump confirmed Sunday that he has asked his administration to explore the possibility of buying Greenland, opining that “essentially, it's a large real ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 12:33 am


The quantum revolution is coming, and Chinese scientists are at the forefront - The Washington Post

The quantum revolution is coming, and Chinese scientists are at the forefront  The Washington Post

A Shanghai conference reveals the extent of the Chinese research commitment to a field with big economic and military applications.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 11:10 pm


Washington State announces deal with HBO to bring ‘Hard Knocks’-type show to campus - The Seattle Times

Washington State announces deal with HBO to bring ‘Hard Knocks’-type show to campus  The Seattle Times

It's official: Washington State's football program will be spotlighted in an HBO program this fall modeled after the network's “Hard Knocks” documentary series.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 2:13 am


Here are 12 of the week’s best photos - Washington Post

Here are 12 of the week’s best photos  Washington Post

Protesters clash with police at Hong Kong International Airport, Simone Biles competes at the U.S. Gymnastics championships, aftermath of the El Paso and ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:52 pm


In the galleries: At two Washington spaces, art of a political caliber - The Washington Post

In the galleries: At two Washington spaces, art of a political caliber  The Washington Post

The member-run Touchstone Gallery primarily serves local artists, but as one of the few remaining commercial art spaces within a short walk of the White House, ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 12:00 pm


Washington Wheat Farmers Could Be Toast If Dams Are Removed To Help Hungry Orcas - NPR

Washington Wheat Farmers Could Be Toast If Dams Are Removed To Help Hungry Orcas  NPR

The southern resident killer whales that live off the coast of Washington state are hungry, because there are fewer and fewer of the salmon they depend on.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 8:25 pm








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