| Jun 30, 2014
| 8:58 PM
State agencies in Iowa can't use drones to enforce traffic laws. It is illegal to use the unmanned aircraft in Tennessee to conduct video surveillance of hunters or fishermen without their explicit permission. In Wisconsin, it is against the law to own...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 7:38 AM
(Reuters) - On President's Day last month, about 40 electric-car advocates gathered under the rotunda of the state capitol in Olympia, Washington, where a lobbyist for Tesla Motors Inc urged them to rally against a bill that would prevent the carmaker...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 5:37 PM
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee announced a special session of the state legislature to approve a multifaceted incentive package that would ensure Boeing Co. will build its new 777 commercial jet in the state.
Over the last several weeks, rumors have swirled...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 9:24 PM
SEATTLE — Declaring that he is "not convinced equal justice is being served" by the death penalty as it is carried out today, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Tuesday declared a moratorium on executions.
Inslee did not commute the sentences of the...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 5:25 PM
ARLINGTON, Wash. - Worries of a rising death toll continued to mount Sunday when rescuers could not penetrate a forbidding mudslide that killed at least three people and left as many as 18 more missing in northwestern Washington, officials said....
| Mar 28, 2014
| 1:24 PM
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| Jan 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Here's a business practice likely to keep booming in 2014: corporate extortion.
We don't mean extortion of corporations, as is practiced by Somali pirates or entrepreneurial Russians. We mean extortion by corporations.
In this field the victims are...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 2:30 AM
HONG KONG - DMG Entertainment, the Chinese production company behind "Iron Man 3" and "Looper," is to shoot a shoot a new Chinese-language drama show in Seattle, Washington.
The currently untitled show will be developed and produced by DMG and Washington...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 5:38 PM
A wide-ranging multibillion-dollar package of incentives comes before Washington state lawmakers Thursday as the state scrambles to ensure that aerospace giant Boeing Co. will build its next major jetliner in the Seattle area.
The company's Long Beach...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 6:21 PM
Republicans picked up a key seat in North Carolina, flipping a state that hasn't elected a GOP governor since the 1980s, according to CNN projections.
Eleven states are holding gubernatorial races Tuesday, in which Democrats are defending eights seats;...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Republicans flipped North Carolina, a state that hasn't elected a GOP governor since the 1980s, expanding their national lead over Democrats at the statehouse level, according to CNN projections.
Eleven states held governors' races Tuesday. Democrats...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 5:01 PM
At a news conference in Olympia Monday, Gov. Chris Gregoire officially announced she will not seek a third term in office.
"The worst thing I can think of for the people of Washington is for me to be preoccupied with a campaign right now. I need to set...