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Rep. Wilson's former intern caught on Grindr using racist...

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 16:37:44 GMT

Top Russian Official Tried to Broker 'Backdoor' Meeting Between Trump and Putin - WASHINGTON - A senior Russian official who claimed to be acting at the behest of President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia tried in May 2016 to arrange a meeting between Mr. Putin and Donald J. Trump, according to several people familiar with the matter.




Congress and Trump will try jamming a year of work into a month

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 07:22:54 GMT

The House, the Senate and President Trump are all about to leave Washington for a Thanksgiving break - members of Congress to their districts, the president to his Mar-a-Lago resort. When they return, a year's worth of work awaits them: a tax bill, immigration issues, children's healthcare, and the strong possibility of a partial shutdown of the federal government, all vying for attention with a wild Senate race in Alabama, which features allegations that the Republican candidate, as a younger man, committed sexual misconduct with teenagers.




Navy acknowledges aircrew drew a penis in the sky over Washington

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 03:04:45 GMT

The most monumental thing to happen in omak. A penis in the sky pic.twitter.com/SM8k1tNYaj Anahi Torres November 16, 2017 Officials with the Naval Air Station Whidbey Island in Oak Harbor, Wash., confirmed to KREM 2 News that Navy pilots were responsible for the drawings.




What Does a Democratic State Senate Majority Mean For Voting Rights in Washington?

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 22:24:21 GMT

Passing a Washington Voting Rights Act, which could mandate re-districing of city elections from at-large to districted, has bedeviled state Democrats for nearly a decade. But now that the election is over, a major priority for the ascendant state Democratic majority will be to make state elections fair for minority candidates, whose electoral prospects are significantly diminished under the at-large voting system used by most Washington cities.




David Letterman's Award-Winning Human Trick

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:29:42 GMT

Late night television brims with sharp comic voices, wielding an overall pointier edge since the election of President Trump. But notably missing from the collective comedic snarl is the Midwestern twang of the current crew's sardonic spiritual godfather: David Letterman.




The Latest: Trump calls Democrats 'obstructionists' on taxes

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:20:41 GMT

President Donald Trump says the Democrats could exert greater sway over the shape of tax overhaul legislation if they weren't focused wholly on defeating it. In a pre-dawn tweet Friday, Trump says: "If Democrats were not such obstructionists and understood the power of lower taxes, we would be able to get many of their ideas into Bill."




Washington's DeLille Cellars Celebrates Drink D2 Day December 2

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:06:35 GMT

On December 2nd, DeLille Cellars will celebrate its first annual "Drink D2 Day" in tribute to one of its founding wines, D2. One of two blends first made by DeLille Cellars in 1992, D2 pioneered the way for Bordeaux-style blends in Washington State.




Washington state gets another shot at the nation's first carbon tax

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 05:33:08 GMT

Last November, some environmentalists in Washington state went to the polls hoping voters would back an initiative creating the nation's first tax on carbon pollution. Initiative 732 went down to defeat as the country's attention focused on Donald Trump's shocking electoral college win.




Hispanic Caucus rejects request from GOP lawmaker to join

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:57:09 GMT

House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., left, leads applause for House Ways and Means Chair Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, along with Rep. Carlos Curbelo, R-Fla., and Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., during a news conference following a vote on tax reform on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. Republicans passed a near $1.5 trillion package overhauling corporate and personal taxes through the House, edging President Donald Trump and the GOP toward their first big legislative triumph in a year in which they and their voters expected much more.




Doing nothing, Trump may witness US goal in Mugabe's ouster

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 20:16:05 GMT

Soldiers sit on a military vehicle parked on a street in Harare, Zimbabwe, Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. People across the country are starting another day of uncertainty amid quiet talks to resolve the country's political turmoil and the likely end of President Robert Mugabe's decades-long rule.




Museum confronts the Bible's role in slavery and the Civil War

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 15:31:51 GMT

The high-tech ceiling in the hallway at the entrance to the Museum of the Bible will feature digital images and movies as well as running scripture verses. Across the country, debates are raging about what to do with images of the Confederate flag and statues of Confederate leaders, most of them erected many decades ago.




Consumers' market remake if 'Obamacare' mandate repealed

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:49:03 GMT

In this Nov. 13, 2017, photo, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, arrives as the tax-writing panel begins work on overhauling the nation's tax code, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Millions would forgo coverage if Congress repeals the unpopular requirement that Americans get health insurance, gambling with their own wellbeing and boosting premiums for others.




Consumers' market remake if 'Obamacare' mandate repealed

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:49:02 GMT

In this Nov. 13, 2017, photo, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, arrives as the tax-writing panel begins work on overhauling the nation's tax code, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Millions would forgo coverage if Congress repeals the unpopular requirement that Americans get health insurance, gambling with their own wellbeing and boosting premiums for others.




Trump roasted by late-night hosts after he stops mid-speech to search for water

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 08:34:34 GMT

President Donald Trump's desperate search for a bottle of water during a speech from the White House on Wednesday -- a bottle that ended up being right in front of him -- was way too rich of an opportunity for ridicule. Add Donald Trump as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Donald Trump news, video, and analysis from ABC News.




Washington Supreme Court Tells Lawmakers To Find $1B More For Schools In 2018

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 04:05:42 GMT

Washington state lawmakers will likely have to come up with an extra $1 billion for schools when they convene in January for the 2018 session. The Washington Supreme Court i ssued a unanimous order Wednesday that said the state is not on track to fully fund public schools by a court-imposed deadline of September 1, 2018.




The Latest: Goodall asks Senate to reject Arctic drilling

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 23:31:22 GMT

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Chair Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, right, speaks as committee's ranking member Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., looks on, during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017. Oil and gas drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge moved closer Wednesday as a key Senate panel approved a bill to open the remote refuge to energy exploration.




Sean Spicer Judged a Dance Contest Last Weekend

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 21:11:23 GMT

Former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer hasn't been able to get a permanent television-commentator role since leaving the Trump Administration in August. But that doesn't mean he doesn't still get gigs soliciting his spot reactions.