Graham Scores 29 As Arizona State Tops Washington 83-81Torian Graham scored 29 points on 12-of-23 shooting for the Sun Devils (13-14, 6-8 in Pac-12), who won consecutive conference games for the first time all season. Tra Holder added 21 points and Shannon Evans II had 13 for ASU.
Washington Court Rules Against Florist In Gay Wedding CaseThe Washington Supreme Court ruled unanimously Thursday that a florist who refused to provide services for a same-sex wedding broke the state's antidiscrimination law, even though she claimed doing so would violate her religious beliefs.
Distracted Driving Penalties Could Increase StatewideHouse Bill 1371 would expand the current law so drivers would not be allowed to hold any personal electronic device with their hands while driving, with the exception of amateur radios and to conduct "minimal use of a finger" to activate programs like a navigation system or Siri on the iPhone.
Heavy Rains Cause Flooding, LandslidesA landslide destroyed a home in Maple Valley. The National Weather Service issued flood warnings for Yakima and surrounding areas.
Mariners Catcher Jesus Sucre Traded To Rays The Tampa Bay Rays have acquired catcher Jesus Sucre from the Seattle Mariners for a player to be named or cash. Sucre was outrighted to Triple-A Tacoma last week.
Lawmakers Push For Washington State Tourism ProgramAfter eliminating the state tourism office in 2011, the Legislature is considering creating a Washington Tourism Marketing Authority to fund and manage resources throughout the state.
Democratic State Attorneys General Begin Trump PushbackWashington became the first state to sue the Trump administration with a filing Monday over the president's executive order restricting refugees and immigration. It won't be standing alone for long.
Governor Inslee: Trump 'Foolishness' Won't Affect Plans"I'm proud to say our state will remain undeterred and we will not be slowed one iota by the foolishness that we're hearing out of the White House," the Democrat told reporters at a media briefing in Olympia.
Washington Governor Says State Won't Be Deterred On ClimateThe Democrat told reporters Thursday that "we will not be slowed one iota by the foolishness that we're hearing out of the White House."
When Is the Right Age for Braces?The American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) recommends that all children have a check-up with an orthodontic specialist no later than age 7
When It Comes To Inaugural Crowds, Does Size Matter?Counting the number of people at major public events is as much art as science, and there will be no official tally of how many people attend either Friday's inaugural festivities or the Women's March on Washington on Saturday.
Crews To Cleanup and Open I-90 Late ThursdayOfficials say they hope to re-open the eastbound lanes at 4 p.m. Thursday.