- Obama to nominate Scalia successor 'in due time' Updated: Feb-13-16 10:44 pm
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama declared Saturday night he would seek to fill the Supreme Court seat left vacant by the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, charging into a heated and likely prolonged election-year fight with Republicans. Obama said a nomination was "bigger than any one party."
- Seattle transportation projects could get federal money Updated: Feb-10-16 11:17 am
SEATTLE - President Barack Obama's proposed budget includes $1.2 billion toward a proposed light rail line in Washington's Puget Sound area.
- Short list for US bench in Seattle includes 2 state judges Updated: Jan-15-16 1:40 pm
SEATTLE - Two federal prosecutors, two King County Superior Court judges and a partner in a major law firm have made the short list for openings on the federal bench in Seattle.