Washington State Unemployment Rate is Steady at 4.5 Percent"The good economic news continues in Washington," Paul Turek, economist for the department, said in a statement. "Unemployment is at a record low and Washington businesses continue to add jobs."
Protests, Vigils Around US Decry White Supremacist RallyGatherings spanned from a march to President Donald Trump's home in New York to candlelight vigils in several cities.
Protests, Vigils Around US Decry White Supremacist RallyProtesters decrying hatred and racism converged around the country, saying they felt compelled to counteract the white supremacist rally that spiraled into deadly violence in Virginia.
Amtrak Solar Eclipse Train Sells Out In Just 22 HoursAmtrak says a special train ride taking passengers along the route of the Aug. 21 solar eclipse sold out in less than a day.
World War II Vet Gets Home Makeover And Free Trip From VolunteersA World War II veteran in Austin, Texas has received a helping hand from thankful volunteers in his community.
American Denies Pushing Woman Into London Bus's PathAn American investment banker says he's not the suspect who was caught on camera pushing a woman into the path of a London bus.
Using Facebook Makes You Feel Good, But Can Create Guilt, Study SaysA professor at Michigan State University is comparing the use of Facebook to an addiction.
Drinking Beer May Lead To Mental Clarity, Study SaysResearchers at the University of Graz say that a mild alcohol intoxication can help clear mental blocks and spark creative thought.
Jail Official Sentenced To Prison After Denying Medical Care To Dying Diabetic InmateA former Oklahoma jail administrator was sentenced to more than four years in federal prison after the 2013 death of a diabetic inmate that the official allegedly accused of faking an illness.
Mom Sues Oregon Hospital For $8.6 Million After She Accidentally Suffocated Her BabyA new mother has filed an $8.6 million lawsuit against an Oregon hospital after she accidentally smothered her 4-day-old baby in a hospital bed.
Alcohol Use And Abuse Spiking In U.S., Study SaysSpikes in overall drinking and problem drinking were especially high among women, older Americans, and minorities.
Seattle Weather Turns Switch With Record Dry StreakSoggy Seattle clocked the wettest winter on record just months ago. Now, the city known for its Gore-Tex and overcast days has gone in the other extreme: it's in its longest dry streak in more than six decades.