12, Oct 2014 - Snohomish, WA 22 years for Wash. man who fatally stabbed wife
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) - A 33-year-old man who fatally stabbed his wife on a Monroe, Washington, sidewalk as she tried to hand him a protection order has been sentenced to 22 years in prison. Jacoba Ramirez-Rodriguez was divorcing Oscar Garcia-Pacheco and cited his increasing anger and past assaults when she sought the court order to keep him away from her.
03, Apr 2014 - Snohomish, WA AP News in Brief at 5:58 p.m. EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court ruling Wednesday erasing a long-standing limit on campaign donations will allow a small number of very wealthy donors to give even more than is currently the case, according to students of the complex campaign finance system, and could strengthen the establishment in both parties.