Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson wants Washington to lead the country by being the first state to raise the smoking age to 21 years old. He delivered that testimony to the state House Finance Committee at a hearing Tuesday in Olympia.
Five people are now in police custody after a man was shot in a bank parking lot in Tukwila.
The Lewis County sheriff's office says a pizza delivery driver reports he was spritzed in the face with bear spray in what was believed to have been an unsuccessful robbery attempt.
As painful as it can be to visit her son's gravesite, Rose Belknap would prefer to be there on many days, she said.
Defense attorneys started presenting their case Tuesday in the murder trial of Erick Walker.
A semi-truck that overturned on the southbound lanes of State Route 99 near Safeco Field Tuesday afternoon and snarled traffic for hours was removed from the road at around 11:15p.m. The road reopened less than 30 minutes later.
Washington state's insurance commissioner has announced a multistate investigation into the cyberattack on Premera Blue Cross.
Some Republican legislative leaders are renewing calls for Democratic state Auditor Troy Kelley to take a leave of absence while a federal investigation surrounding him plays out.
Two Taiwanese nationals are in federal custody after they were stopped near the Canadian border during what officials say was a drug smuggling operation.
Animal rights groups that want a captive killer whale removed from Miami Seaquarium asked federal appeals judges Tuesday to send their lawsuit against the tourist attraction and the U.S. Department of Agriculture back to a U.S. district court.
An Oregon man has been accused of blowing pot smoke into the mouth of his year-old child.
The Mason County Sheriff's Office is investigating a two-car collision near Shelton that killed a woman and injured a male driver.
A man accused of killing a driver he argued with outside a casino in Tacoma acknowledged shooting the man but said it was in self-defense, an FBI agent says in court documents.