SEATTLE — The bacteria that cause Legionnaires’ disease have been detected in part of the water supply at the University of Washington Medical Center, where officials said a second person linked to an outbreak has died.
SEATTLE — During last week’s Supreme Court hearing in the long-running McCleary school-funding case, we asked readers to send questions they had about the decision or public-school funding. We’ve posted a few of those questions, and the answers, here.
The University of Washington is ranked 54th in U.S. News & World Report’s 2017 list of the best national universities and 16th among public national universities, according to figures released Tuesday.
GOLDENDALE — Five days after a young man and woman were fatally shot at a remote home outside Goldendale, the suspect lies unconscious in a distant hospital bed while investigators struggle to piece together a motive.
SEATTLE — Mark Bryant is a popular fitness instructor and powerlifting champion who lives and works in Seattle’s Columbia City neighborhood. He’s gotten media attention over the years for his work with seniors, but the other day he wanted to talk about the obstacles he’s overcome on the way to success.
PORTLAND — Anti-government militants who invaded a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon conspired to intimidate government workers and steal property in a heavily armed protest that is not protected by the U.S. Constitution, prosecutors said on Tuesday.
MOSES LAKE — The Washington Potato Commission didn’t know about new guidelines for reporting pension funds, and as a result made mistakes on its pension fund reporting, according to an audit report from the Washington State Auditor’s Office.
Paving the way for potential treatments for Zika virus infections, Seattle scientists have become the first to demonstrate the devastating effects of the disease in a monkey, an animal that closely resembles humans.
SEATTLE —School leaders around the country acknowledge they need better ways to handle student defiance and other misbehavior that typically result in home suspension because that punishment does nothing to teach kids — either academically or socially.
OLYMPIA — The Washington State Attorney General’s office says Julep Beauty and CEO Jane Park will pay $3 million for using “deceptive” marketing practices to get consumers to sign up for subscription boxes of makeup and for making it difficult to cancel their subscriptions.