Musicians + Sports: Weird Al Yankovic On His Chances Of Performing At The Super BowlA recent Change.org petition hoping to get Weird Al onstage during halftime of the year's biggest football game got the "Eat Singer" thinking just what he would do if ever given the opportunity.
Feds Consider Removing Humpback Whales From Endangered Species ListA petition filed by the state of Alaska asks gov't to remove some North Pacific humpback whales from protection under the Endangered Species Act.
Google Exec Sells Oregon Home After Uproar From Neighbors A venture capitalist has opted to sell his recently purchased northwest Portland home to neighbors instead of demolishing it
Cantwell, Murray Among Senators Pushing Redskins' Name Change The two U.S. senators from Washington are among 50 who have endorsed a letter to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell urging the NFL to reconsider the Washington Redskins' team name.
Petition Suspends Restrictions Against Rideshare CompaniesThe Seattle City Council-imposed restrictions were lifted after the three Seattle rideshare companies -- Uber, Lyft and Sidecare -- delivered more than double the required amount of signatures to petition for a referendum.
Seattle Archdiocese Responds To Student Protest Students and parents protesting the departure of a gay vice principal from their Seattle-area Catholic high school on Wednesday turned in a petition to the Archdiocese of Seattle asking the church to reconsider its policy on gay marriage.
Judge Nixes Signatures From SeaTac Wage MeasureA King County Superior judge has thrown a few dozen signatures for an initiative that would bring up the minimum wage in SeaTac, Wash., to $15 an hour.
WA Charter Schools Petition Nets 350K Ballot Signers Supporters of charter schools submitted more than enough signatures Friday in their efforts to put the initiative on the November ballot, shifting the work to persuading Washington voters it will be good for students.
Gay Marriage Opponents Closer to Qualifying R-74 Opponents of gay marriage said Wednesday they have reached the number of signatures needed to qualify a proposed referendum seeking to overturn a new law legalizing same-sex marriage in Washington state, and that they may turn them in as early as next Tuesday, June 5.