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- Boehner accuses Obama of ‘legacy of lawlessness’
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- Young adults shun Obamacare mostly due to cost: survey
- Stabbing attack on transgender girl, 15, was ‘bias motivated,’ police say
- LGBT adults still lean overwhelmingly toward Democratic Party
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The Yakima City Council voted to extend a panhandling ban to a total of 26 intersections in the city. Violators could be fined up to $95.
The Yakima City Council is expected to expand a ban on panhandling.
Yakima County commissioners voted Tuesday to charge inmates a $50 booking fee when they are locked up in the county jail.
A 23-year-old gang member who used a propane torch to torture man he thought was a police informant has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.
A Yakama Nation tribal court has ruled that it has jurisdiction in a lawsuit that accuses the state Fish and Wildlife Department of failing to control elk at an off-reservation sacred burial site.
Yakima city officials say a registered pit bull service dog attacked three people and another dog after it got loose from its owner's home.
The state Health Department is trying to find the cause of an unusually high number of rare birth defects in south-central Washington.
The state reported a 5 percent farm labor shortage for March in Washington.
The modified fish ladders are working at the damaged Wanapum Dam, but wildlife officials are still catching and transporting some salmon and steelhead around the structure in trucks.