After stopping medical treatment, Barbara Bush died in her Houston TX home at age 92 after battling congestive heart failure and COPD. The former first lady founded a family literacy nonprofit during George HW Bush's presidency.
President Donald Trump ordered a military attack against Syrian President Bashar Assad on Friday, joining allies Britain and France in launching missile strikes in retaliation for what Western nations said was the deliberate gassing of Syrian civilians.
State lawmakers had rushed Senate Bill 6617 at extraordinary speed through the legislative process last week in response to a Jan. 19 ruling from Thurston County Superior Court Judge Chris Lanese saying that individual legislators have always been subject to the Public Records Act.
Martinez, in his ninth year on the ballot, received 70.4 percent of the votes, falling short of the 75 percent needed to be included in baseball’s 2018 Hall of Fame class. The good news? The last eight players to finish in the 70-74 percent range reached induction the following year.
Michael Bennett tells me “I probably won’t be back next year” after another atrocious first half by the Seahawks and Blair Walsh’s missed field goal at the end is a fitting way for Seattle (9-7) to finish its first season without the playoffs since 2011.
Southbound Interstate 5 at Mounts Road around the trail derailment will not open until at least after Wednesday morning’s commute and possibly not for days, according to the state Department of Transportation.
At least three people are reported dead after an Amtrak train on its inaugural run derailed onto Interstate 5 Monday morning, spilling train cars onto the freeway near Mounts Road and blocking the southbound lanes of the artery between Thurston and Pierce counties.
Fumbles, sacks, missed tackles, players running into each other on punts, and gifts upon gifts to Los Angeles in Seattle’s horrid first half send the home team to its worst loss of the Pete Carroll era--in what was essentially the NFC West title game.