Tag Archive for Associated Press

State waterfall bill heads to governor's desk

By Associated Press OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington would have an official state waterfall under a measure heading to Gov. Jay Inslee’s desk…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Senate passes bill to boost jobs for veterans

By Associated Press OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — The Senate has passed a bill that would give Washington state business owners a tax break for hiring unemployed military veterans…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Wash. cities call for oversight of oil trains

By Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) — Some communities in Washington state are calling for more increased oversight of oil trains that rumble through their cities…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

AP Newsbreak: Concerns raised about Hanford tanks

By By NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — There are “significant construction flaws” in some newer, double-walled storage tanks at Washington state’s Hanford nuclear waste complex, which could lead to additional leaks, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press…. …read more

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How the AP-WE Tv Poll Was Conducted

How the Associated Press-WE tv poll on the relationships and Valentine’s Day was conducted

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Museum hopes to excavate Seattle mammoth tusk

By Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) — Paleontologists from the University of Washington hope to move an ice age mammoth tusk uncovered in a Seattle neighborhood to a museum on campus…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

    

AP WAS THERE: The Beatles Invade America in 1964

Beatles arrive, make American TV debut, as reported by The Associated Press in February 1964

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Bill OKs clearing criminal prostitution records

By Associated Press OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — The House has passed a bill that would allow those convicted of prostitution who committed the offense as the result of being trafficked to clear their records in Washington state…. …read more

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AP Says Zimmerman Painting Is Copy of AP Photo

Associated Press says Zimmerman painting is copy of AP photo, asks that sale be stopped

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Latest in pot debate: Cities can ban businesses

By By The Associated Press Recreational marijuana is legal in Colorado and Washington, but debates over the drug are far from over. Here’s an updated look at issues emerging in the states where the drug is already legal without a doctor’s recommendation:… …read more

From: AP Washington News