Washington state coronavirus
Anda Chu/Bay Area News Group via AP
AP News
February 29, 2020 - 1:15 pm
The governor of Washington declared a state of emergency Saturday after a man died there of COVID-19, the first such reported death in the United States. More than 50 people in a nursing facility are sick and being tested for the virus.
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Juliette Parker
Pierce County Sheriff's Department
AP News
February 16, 2020 - 5:48 pm
A Washington woman and her teenage daughter are suspected of drugging a new mother after posing as photographers in an elaborate plot to kidnap the mother’s newborn baby, authorities say.
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Pokemon Go
Paula Bronstein/ Getty Images
August 15, 2019 - 7:04 pm
A Washington state trooper who pulled over to help what he thought was a disabled vehicle found something else instead: The driver had eight phones simultaneously playing the video game Pokémon Go.
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Northwest Detention Center
July 13, 2019 - 2:42 pm
A man armed with a rifle and throwing incendiary devices at an immigration jail in Washington state early Saturday morning died after four police officers arrived and opened fire, authorities said.
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April 15, 2019 - 3:16 pm
The 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund Act has reached a critical milestone in Washington after gaining support from a majority of House members.
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Donald Trump Oval Office
AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin
December 26, 2018 - 4:00 pm
President Donald Trump said Tuesday that parts of the federal government will stay closed until Democrats agree to put up more walls along the U.S.-Mexico border to deter criminal elements. He said he's open to calling the wall something else as long as he ends up with an actual wall.
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National Christmas Tree
AP Photo/Andrew Harnik
December 25, 2018 - 9:47 am
The lights were not twinkling. The toy trains were not whirring. Even the nearby bathrooms were locked.
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Jim Mattis
AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File
December 23, 2018 - 3:24 pm
Irritated with the criticism and fallout from Defense Secretary Jim Mattis' resignation, President Donald Trump on Sunday pushed the Pentagon chief out the door two months earlier than planned, an acrimonious end to a tense relationship that had been eroding in recent months.
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U.S. Capitol
Hannah Gaber, USA TODAY
December 22, 2018 - 10:13 am
The partial federal shutdown was expected to drag into Christmas as President Donald Trump and congressional leaders remained stuck in a standoff over his border wall with Mexico with no breakthrough Saturday.
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