DC Lawmakers Approve Citywide $15 Minimum WageThe D.C. Council unanimously approved the wage increase, and Democratic Mayor Muriel Bowser has pledged to sign it when it reaches her desk, likely sometime this summer.
Tax Professional Gail Rosen's Advise On How To Fully Prepare For Tax SeasonTax professional Gail Rosen, CPA, shares her secrets for making tax season as painless as possible.
How To Max Out Your Social SecurityHow does getting more money sound? Laurence Kotlikoff, Philip Moeller and Paul Solomon have three tips for getting the most out of your social security.
Police: Man Stashed Stolen Money In ButtocksSeattle police say a man who robbed a gas station hid the money in his butt.
Should You E-File Or See A Tax Specialist For Your Returns?When it comes to figuring your taxes, should you rely on software or turn to a pro?
Loss Of Bitcoin Exchange Website Threatens The Online CurrencyDisappearance of Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox website could spell doom for the Internet currency.
Keidel: Mayweather And Alvarez Fight For The Soul Of BoxingAlvarez and Mayweather are fighting at a catch-weight of 152 pounds, which, if you’re looking for an edge, would probably point to Alvarez, the naturally larger man. But Mayweather has a way of making larger men look small.
$24K Girl Scout Cookie Order Turns Out To Be HoaxAn order placed with two Girl Scout troops for 6,000 boxes of the organization's signature cookies was revealed to be a hoax.
Money Stolen From Homeless Shelter's Locked Safes housands of dollars is missing from two locked safes at a homeless shelter in Anchorage.
Big Names And Big Money Define This Year's ElectionsThis has been the year of big names and big money for Washington's election. A record $157 million has poured into state-level races, including funds from Bill Gates, Paul Allen, Rick Steves and Amazon's Jeff Bezos.
Gay Marriage Supporters Raised $1.7M in August According to filings posted this week, Washington United for Marriage has raised a total of $7.4 million in its campaign, compared to the more than $525,000 raised by Preserve Marriage Washington, which is trying to overturn the new law.
WA State Politicians Draw from Excess Campaign Cash With their excess campaign cash, politicians in Washington state often return money to donors, forward it to their political party, or donate it to charity. Some, however, decide to use the funds for other things: alcohol, iPads or auto repairs.