Washington Governor Takes Action On Guns After Obama MoveWashington Gov. Jay Inslee signed an executive order Wednesday aimed at curbing gun violence by improving data-sharing among government agencies and starting a new public health campaign on suicide prevention.
Eighth-Grade Boy Suspended For Refusing To Remove Fallen Soldier T-ShirtAn eighth-grade student was suspended after refusing to remove a t-shirt he was wearing featuring a fallen soldier design.
NRA Sues Over Seattle's Adoption Of 'Gun Violence Tax'Three gun rights groups, including the National Rifle Association, sued the city of Seattle on Monday
Father Of MPHS Shooter Indicted On 5 New ChargesThe father of the Washington teenager who fatally shot four high school classmates and then himself in October now faces additional federal firearms charges
FBI Say Charleston Shooter Shouldn't Have Been Able To Get GunAt issue was a police report from Roof's arrest in which authorities say he admitted to possessing illegal drugs. Under federal rules, that admission alone would have been enough to immediately disqualify him from an April gun purchase even though he wasn't convicted of the charge.
Seattle Considers Gun Violence Tax On Gun SalesCity Council President Tim Burgess also has proposed a new law that would require mandatory reporting of lost or stolen firearms to the Seattle Police Department.
Teen, 15, Charged With Murder In Tacoma Drive-By ShootingA 15-year-old Tacoma teen has been charged with murder in a gang-related drive-by shooting that authorities say killed an innocent bystander
Officer Who Shot Washington Farmworker Dragged Him From FireOne of the officers who killed an immigrant farmworker in Washington state in a shooting that helped fuel the nationwide debate over police use of force had dragged the man away from his burning rental home just weeks earlier.
Video Of Deadly Shooting Involving Deputy Being AnalyzedAuthorities said Thursday they are analyzing video from a body camera worn by an Idaho sheriff's deputy who shot and killed a man after responding to a domestic disturbance call.
Gabby Giffords Spoke In Seattle For Gun ControlFormer Arizona Congresswoman Gabby Giffords, who was wounded three years ago in Tucson, spoke in Seattle Wednesday as part of a cross-country tour to promote gun control.
Police: 1 Killed, 2 Hurt In Seattle GunfightOfficers on foot and bike patrols reported hearing the shots at about 1:45 a.m. and arrived at the scene in the city's Belltown neighborhood within about 15 seconds
Shooting By 9-Year-Old Girl Stirs Debate Over Gunshe accidental shooting death of a firing-range instructor by a 9-year-old girl with an Uzi has set off a powerful debate over youngsters and guns, with many people wondering what sort of parents would let a child handle a submachine gun.