As Labor Day weekend approaches, the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) is warning of extended wait times and possible disrupted sailings from crew shortages. These possible disruptions stem from increasing COVID-19 cases among Washington State Ferry crew resulting in ample numbers of crew needing... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy called on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to bring the lower chamber back to Washington early from its scheduled recess to address the escalating situation in Afghanistan, which culminated in a deadly bombing at the Kabul airport Thursday... Read More.
Kerry Washington has found a new inspiring project to get behind. The Scandal star is working with Disney Branded Television to develop From the Desk of Zoe Washington, an original movie based on Janae Marks’ critically acclaimed book of the same name. Like the award-winning... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan is urging Washington to evacuate Afghans who are under threat because of their work with the U.S. government -- warning they cannot get out on their own and are in desperate need, according to an internal cable... Read More.
(SEATTLE) -- Two people were arrested after a Washington state sheriff's deputy was fatally shot in the line of duty Friday night. After an "exhaustive search," a 28-year-old man, Abran Raya-Leon, and a 35-year-old woman, Misty M. Raya, were arrested on unrelated felony warrants, Vancouver,... Read More.
(VANCOUVER, Wash.) -- A Washington state sheriff's deputy was shot and killed in the line of duty Friday night as police launch a search for suspects. The deputy involved in the shooting that unfolded around 7 p.m. has not been named. Clark County Sheriff Sgt. Brent Waddell... Read More.
A first for Washington State! Wildlife biologists recently captured and placed a radio collar on the first female grizzly bear so it can track its movements. The bear was captured about ten miles from the Washington-Idaho... Read More.
Ryan Coogler's "inspiring and powerful" documentary Homeroom has released its first trailer. Directed by Peter Nicks and executive produced by Coogler, the Hulu Original doc will premiere on both Hulu and in select theaters on Thursday, August 12. The film follows an Oakland High School’s class... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — The Washington Nationals game was called to an abrupt halt on Saturday night after a shooting outside the stadium. Police said at a late-night press conference that the shooting was an isolated incident and believed to be a shootout between two vehicles. Earlier, the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Six people were injured and one 6-year-old girl killed in a shooting that took place in Washington, D.C., Friday night. The Metropolitan Police Department of the District of Columbia released a video statement regarding the shooting, which took place shortly after 11 p.m. Executive... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Washington Nationals infielder Starlin Castro has been placed on administrative leave, Major League Baseball announced on Friday. The Athletic reported earlier on Friday that the league was investigating an alleged domestic violence incident that took place earlier this summer. Castro would be... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- After being closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Washington Monument reopens Wednesday with limited capacity. “For the most part, it will look like normal operations,” Mike Litterst, the chief of communications for the National Mall and Memorial Parks, told ABC News. “But... Read More.