State officials said Friday that it's unconstitutional for Shell Oil to store its Arctic drilling rig at the Port of Seattle's Terminal 5. FULL ARTICLE
Port of Seattle commissioners will decide whether to allow app-based ride services to pick up arriving passengers at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. FULL ARTICLE
NASA ordered its first human ride into space from Boeing. The step, announced Wednesday, is for a Boeing CST-100 space capsule to take people to the International Space Station in 2017. FULL ARTICLE
The Washington Senate Ways & Means Committee unanimously recommended Tuesday that $18 million be allocated to fight Washington’s drought for the remainder of fiscal 2013-2015 and for the state’s upcoming budget biennium 2015-2017. FULL ARTICLE
Gov. Jay Inslee has failed so far to convince state legislators to go along with his proposal to meet official state greenhouse-gas-reduction targets through a new charge on carbon emissions. FULL ARTICLE
Decades after the Supreme Court set “one person, one vote” as the standard states must meet in creating legislative districts that equitably distribute political power, the justices agreed Tuesday to decide exactly which persons should count. FULL ARTICLE
Medicare and Medicaid evolved in dramatically different ways. Medicare, which provided health coverage for seniors, became the third rail of American politics. Medicaid, a state-based program that provided health coverage for the poor, existed in a political netherworld. All that is about to change. FULL ARTICLE
The gathering in Beverly Hills in early April had all the elements of a Hollywood pitch meeting: influential celebrities, powerful agents, marketing moguls and social media strategists. FULL ARTICLE
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