Articles tagged with: Washington

20 April 2015

Willie Nelson's latest gig: Selling pot

Posted in U.S. & World News

(CNN Money) Willie Nelson has been singing the virtues of smoking pot for decades. Now, the country music icon has his own personal brand of marijuana that will be grown and sold wherever it's lega ...

20 April 2015

More fines proposed for slow left lane drivers

Posted in Regional

Seattle, Wash. -- (KING) A state senator wants to get slow left lane drivers out of the way by making it more expensive for them to stay there. Sen. Michael Baumgartner, R-Spokane, has introduced a ...

20 April 2015

Baby injured in Kent shooting dies in hospital

Posted in Regional

Kent, Wash. – (KING) Lisa Lynch held her daughter's stuffed animal tight as she walked into the crowd of more than a hundred people on the sidewalk. It had been less than 24 hours since doctors to ...

17 April 2015

Ore. company investigated for deadly bridge collapse

Posted in U.S. & World News

Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) An Oregon contractor is being investigated in connection with an overpass accident that killed a family of three in western Washington April 13. Josh and Vanessa Ellis and th ...

17 April 2015

Millions of bees loose after semi overturns on I-5

Posted in U.S. & World News

Lynnwood, Wash. -- A semi-truck carrying millions of bees overturned on northbound Interstate 5 near I-405 Friday morning, shutting down two lanes of traffic. The truck driver said it happened after ...

14 April 2015

Watch: Celebrating Oregon runner passed at finish line

Posted in Regional

Eugene, Ore. -- During the men's steeplechase race at the Pepsi Team Invitational, Oregon's Tanguy Pepiot thought he had the race all locked up. He coasted the last 100 meters or so, waving to the c ...

14 April 2015

Alaskan Airlines does emergency landing after crew member heard inside cargo area

Posted in Regional

Seattle, Wash. --- Alaska Airline officials say a ramp agent inside the cargo hold led to an emergency landing shortly after takeoff from Seattle airport.The pilot of Air Alaska flight 448 bound for ...

14 April 2015

Seattle CEO to pay employees $70,000 minimum wage

Posted in Regional

Seattle, Wash. --- (KING) The CEO of a Seattle company is reportedly boosting the minimum wage for every one of his employees to $70,000 per year and taking an enormous pay cut to make it happen. Th ...

08 April 2015

Small cabin goes missing in Northeast Washington

Posted in Regional

Suncrest, Wash. -- It's happened again, but this cabin was previously located just about an hour north of Spokane, Washington. Chris Hempel and her family arrived at their 20 acre property sometime ...

06 April 2015

Police: Bellevue, Wash. homicide suspect caught in northern California

Posted in Regional

Update (4/7 10 a.m.) Bellevue Police confirmed that Song Wang was arrested in Siskiyou County in northern California. Portland, Ore. – Police in Bellevue, Wash. are asking for help locating an a ...