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Vancouver search warrant leads to arrests of wanted men, seizure - KPTV - FOX 12

A search warrant served at a home in Vancouver led to the arrests of three men and the seizure of methamphetamine and heroin, according to police. The Safe Street Task Force, with the assistance of the Vancouver Police Department's Neighborhood Response Team and Southwest Washington SWAT, served the

KPTV.COM - 2017-11-23 01:51:00

President Trump approves Mississippi disaster declaration

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WTOK) - President Trump approved a disaster declaration for four Mississippi counties Wednesday. George, Greene, Harrison and Jackson counties sustained damage from Hurricane Nate Oct. 6-10. The order means federal assistance is available to supplement state and local recovery effo

WTOK-TV - 2017-11-23 01:11:00

Sessions orders review of background check system for guns

WASHINGTON (AP) - Attorney General Jeff Sessions is ordering a far-ranging review of the FBI database containing information for use in background checks on prospective gun buyers. The move Wednesday comes after the Air Force acknowledged that a man who killed more than two dozen people in a south T

KRGV - 2017-11-23 01:53:00

Police seek man just released from prison in fatal shooting

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) - Police in western Maryland are looking for a man they say shot and killed a woman two days after he was released from prison. The Washington County Sheriff's Office said in a statement Wednesday that an arrest warrant has been issued for 33-year-old Devaughn Tyrone Drew. He is

TOWNHALL - 2017-11-23 00:03:00

What's open, what's closed for holiday

Thanksgiving is a federal holiday, and post offices as well as most state and federal offices will be closed. Most financial institutions are also closed; and Centro buses do not operate on the holiday in Oneida County. A number of area retailers will be open on Thursday - with several stores openin

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2017-11-23 00:00:00

Will a move in Washington drive up your health insurance costs?

MONTPELIER, Vt. (WCAX) Kevin Mullin was a Republican in the Vermont Senate but he hates a proposal by the GOP-led U.S. Senate. "It doesn't help Vermont at all; it actually hurts us," Mullin said. The Republican tax bill would nix a mandate for individuals to purchase health insurance, a key plank to

WCAX - 2017-11-23 02:14:00

Obituary: Kaye M. Taylor, 77

Kaye M. Taylor, 77, a resident of Mount Vernon, Washington and former Wrangell resident, passed away at her home on Nov. 1, 2017. Kaye was born on Feb. 13, 1940 in Beloit, Wisconsin, the daughter of Lester and Darlene (Polglaze) Buckwalter. She was raised and obtained her education in Beloit, gradua

WRANGELLSENTINEL.COM - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

The Rand Paul Attack Isn't Getting Any Less Weird

(Newser) – When Rand Paul was allegedly tackled by a neighbor Nov. 3 in Kentucky, suffering six broken ribs, it was the worst beating of a sitting senator since 1856, GQ reports. And yet we still haven't gotten a definitive explanation for the attack. "What gives? What really happened? How do we no

NEWSER - 2017-11-23 04:06:06

WATCH: Senator Thune chats with lucky turkey

UNDATED (KELO.com) -- South Dakota U.S. Senator John Thune welcomes a feathered visitor to his Washington office - the big turkey pardoned by President Trump at the White House. In a "Happy Thanksgiving" video from the U.S. Senate GOP, Thune makes small talk with the turkey. "So, any Thanksgiving pl

KELO.COM - 2017-11-23 00:14:00

JPMorgan's Dimon says Trump likely to be a one-term president

FILE PHOTO: JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon speaks at a Remain in the EU campaign event attended by Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer George O By Richa Naidu and David Henry CHICAGO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Jamie Dimon, chief executive officer of JPMorgan Chase & Co, on Wednesday said he expects to see a

WIBQAM.COM - 2017-11-23 00:42:00

CCHS CEO Receives Rural Healthcare Award

November 23, 2017 DAYTON - Columbia County Health System CEO Shane McGuire was recognized as a 2017 Community Star for Rural Healthcare by the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Healthcare (NOSORH). McGuire was nominated by Pat Justis from the Washington State Department of Public Healt

WAITSBURGTIMES.COM - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

Judge rules against Seattle income tax on high earners

SEATTLE (AP) A judge has ruled against a new income tax on wealthy Seattle residents. King County Superior Court Judge John Ruhl said in a ruling Wednesday that that the tax is prohibited by state law. He declined to address whether the tax is constitutional. The Seattle City Council voted unanimous

COLUMBIA BASIN HERALD - 2017-11-23 00:26:00

Flood warnings in western Washington ahead of holiday travel

(AP) - Western Washington has been hit with the season's first widespread flooding just as travelers hit the road for Thanksgiving. The Daily Herald reports that Washington State Patrol is monitoring the situation along Highway 530 in Arlington. The National Weather Service issued flood warnings for

KHQ RIGHT NOW - 2017-11-23 02:15:00

Korte & Luitjohan recognized for work on Washington County Courthouse

Korte & Luitjohan Contractors in Highland has been selected as a finalist in the Under $25 Million Category of the Associated General Contractors of Missouri Keystone Awards for the company's renovation of the Washington County Courthouse in Nashville, Ill. Keystone Awards are given to contractors

NEWS-DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-23 00:58:00

Navy tops Washington College in record-setting victory

ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- Evan Wieck and Shawn Anderson each scored 14 points, and 22 Navy players got playing time in a record-setting 110-45 victory over Division III Washington College on Wednesday. It was the second-largest margin of victory in program history and the most points scored in Alumni Hall.

ESPN - 2017-11-23 02:11:00

Washington state panel outlines risk of oil-by-rail terminal

Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) - A major oil-by-rail terminal proposed on the Columbia River in Washington state poses a potential risk of oil spills, train accidents and longer emergency response times due to road traffic, an environmental study has found. Many of the risks could be decreased with c

NEWS 12 - 2017-11-23 00:52:00

Vincennes Woman Sentenced For Tax Fraud

U.S. District Judge Richard Young has sentenced a Vincennes woman to four years in prison on tax fraud charges. U.S. Attorney Josh Minkler's office says Deborah Richards pleaded guilty to preparing more than 350 false tax returns between 2014 and 2017. In 2015, Richards prepared tax returns for clie

INSIDE INDIANA BUSINESS - 2017-11-23 02:06:00

Jurors screened in trial of 6 accused in Inauguration Day riots

(c) 2017, The Washington Post. WASHINGTON - Jury selection began Wednesday for the cases of the first defendants to face trial in Inauguration Day riots in downtown Washington, with the judge quickly asking prospective jurors about their views. "What I am asking you is whether anything you may have

READING EAGLE - 2017-11-23 01:17:00

US says warning to Palestinians over closing DC office was mandated by law

WASHINGTON – The Trump administration insists it was legally obligated to warn Palestinian officials that their offices in Washington would close unless they enter serious peace talks with Israel. Senior US and PLO leaders continue to discuss the fate of the Georgetown office complex, which accordi

JERUSALEM POST - 2017-11-23 01:16:00

UPDATE: Warrant issued for man wanted in woman's shooting death Sunday in Halfway

A man who was released from state prison Friday is wanted in the Sunday murder of a Hagerstown woman. Devaughn Tyrone Drew, 33, has been charged in a warrant with first-degree murder in the shooting death of 23-year-old Destiny Aurelia Boccone, according to a news release from the Washington County

HERALDMAILMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-22 18:23:00