An anticipated legislative proposal by Washington Gov. Jay Inslee could result in consumers paying more at the gas pump to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
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The arrest of a man suspected of abducting University of Virginia student Hannah Graham this month has provided a break in a similar case from five years ago, Virginia State Police announced Monday.
LOS ANGELES — To prevent teen pregnancies, pediatricians should talk with their adolescent patients about birth control, starting with hormonal implants and IUDs, according to an updated policy statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics.
DETROIT — The number of people killed in crashes caused by General Motors’ defective ignition switches has reached 23 as of Friday, according to GM victim fund chief Ken Feinberg.
Just over a month before the midterm election, control of the U.S. Senate remains surprisingly up for grabs as Democrats parlay a financial edge and other advantages to battle history and a strong anti-Obama tide.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Blame reality TV. Blame films about sexually active youths. Blame, as always, the Internet.
ORLANDO, Fla. — As controversy over marine captivity has heightened, some attractions are eliminating or scaling back dolphin shows and facing government crackdowns on whale breeding.
LOS ANGELES — If you don’t want to dumb down with age, vitamin D may be the meal ticket.
What started out as some housekeeping on the Centralia Floodplain Management ordinance turned into lofty discussion of unnecessary regulations Tuesday night.
Skeletal remains found in Centralia earlier this year have been identified as an 18-year-old Spanaway man missing for more than two years.
A woman charged with running down a Fife police officer and shooting at police during a pursuit on Interstate 5 was arrested Thursday night in Lakewood.
Lewis County can be a great place to live and work, but it needs a great deal of help to remedy major issues such as unemployment, obesity and alcohol abuse.
In the wake of a new marijuana moratorium — this time lasting a year — a local retail license holder is fed up with the process.
Despite recent progress in preventing the deaths of its youngest citizens, the United States’ infant mortality rate is fourth highest among 29 of the world’s most developed nations, a new report says.
YAKIMA, Wash. — In an unprecedented move, tribal leaders from the Northwest and Canada, including the Yakama Nation, have teamed up with the region’s religious communities to call for updates to the Columbia River Treaty.