OLYMPIA — Attorney General Bob Ferguson today announced that opioid manufacturer Reckitt Benckiser Group will pay nearly $2.2 million to Washington state as the result of a Medicaid fraud investigation that alleged the pharmaceutical company improperly kept the
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A longtime Washington state deputy prosecutor was fired after arguing with a judge over admission of video evidence in a robbery and kidnapping case. 44-year-old Spokane County deputy prosecutor Kyle Treece was fired
SEATTLE (AP) — A freight train derailment on the Tacoma waterfront dumped a ton of soybeans along the tracks. Gus Melonas of the BNSF Railroad says four cars loaded with soybeans derailed at about 10:45 p.m. Thursday.
BEAVERTON, Wash. (AP) — Beaverton police have arrested a former Washington County court staffer after she was accused of stealing tens of thousands of dollars in fines and fees. Jan Sutherland was booked Thursday into the Washington
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has discussed new landing spots for flights carrying detainees out of Washington state as winter weather approaches. ICE-chartered flights started operations through the Yakima Air Terminal at McAllister
MOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP) — A Washington state judge sentenced a man to 20 years and four months after he was convicted of beheading his girlfriend. 33-year-old Timothy Hernandez was found guilty of second-degree murder in the
LAKEBAY, Wash. (AP) — Pierce County authorities have reported at least eight drivers were shot at and their vehicles hit by someone firing a pellet gun. Pierce County Sheriff’s Department says the shootings occurred on Key Peninsula
EVERETT, Wash. — The Port of Everett has authorized a $33 million agreement to buy a former waterfront mill property. KING5 News reports the purchase is part of a plan to clean up a contaminated stretch of