Washington state raises age for assault rifle purchases to 21
Washington state on Tuesday officially banned anyone under age 21 from buying semi-automatic assault rifles.
The ballot initiative, which passed with 59 percent support of…
New state laws for the new year: California limits gun rights, minimum wages increase
Several new state laws are set to take effect on New Year’s Day, including unprecedented minimum wage hikes, equal pay requirements and new abortion statutes…
Ground Zero: Washington Rights Activists Energized, Organizing
In the five days after the Washington State Supreme Court overturned a Thurston County Superior Court ruling on Initiative 1639 to restore the measure to…
Supreme Court tosses out ruling against Washington florist who declined to make arrangement for gay wedding
The U.S. Supreme Court has tossed out a state court ruling against a Washington florist who declined to make a floral arrangement for a same-sex…
DC schools chancellor Wilson resigns
Antwan Wilson, the chancellor of the D.C. public school system, resigned on Tuesday in the wake of his announcement last week that he violated system…
Washington Senate committee hears gun control proposals
Washington state lawmakers began work on a series of gun control proposals Monday morning. The proposals cover everything from licenses for ownership of semi-automatic rifles…
Bikini baristas turn men into Harvey Weinsteins, Washington city claims
It’s a battle of shirts versus skins.
Baristas, whose uniforms consist of bikinis, are heading to federal court on Tuesday to argue that their First…
Washington AG files lawsuit against Trump for rollback of birth control mandate
Washington’s attorney general announced Monday he would sue President Trump’s administration over its rollback of an ObamaCare requirement that employers include birth control coverage in…
DREAMer accused of brutally raping woman in Seattle suburbSEATTLE –
A 23-year-old DREAMer in Washington state is accused of brutally raping a 19-year-old woman in her apartment complex’s gym and leaving her with…
Democratic Council tears down memorial, Town rebuilds it ‘This is our Flag’
A Washington town took action after a roadside memorial honoring veterans was removed by county road crews.
The “years-old display” of American and POW flags…