(NACHES, WA.) – The Washington State Patrol says an Olympia, WA woman was injured and three children were unscathed, save for the frightening mental trauma of the incident, when the woman drove her minivan off the road, down an embankment and ending up in a river.
(NATIONAL) – The Intercept has just pubished a story, by Ryan Gallagher and Henrik Moltke revealing informaiton about “eight fortress-like buildings in U.S. cities” - inlcuding one in Seattle, herein our state – that are owned by AT & T and that the NSA (Naional Security Agency) uses for internet surveillance – monitoring “billions of emails, phone calls, and online chats passing across U.S. territory.”
(NATIONAL) – A sign of the times of the Trump era? A man, an American citizen of hispanic heritage who is a computer systems administrator during the week and helps his mom on weekends doing landscaping – meaning he works seven days a week – was working with his mom doing yard work in California when a white woman went off on him, unleashing a diatribe against Mexicans, and — while invoking President Trump as an authority on the subject — called them rapists, animals and drug dealers.
(TACOMA, WA.) – A suspect, Gary Hartman, 66, of Lakewood, Washington was arraigned in Tacoma on Monday (today) on rape and murder charges in the 32-year old killing of 12-year old Michella Welch at a park in Tacoma, Washington in 1986.