Police say 20-year-old Austin Bates met the victim through Facebook under the name Justin Tomerlin.
The Yakima mother accused of starving her twin daughters is sentenced in Yakima County Superior Court to 10 years in prison.
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Yakima County firefighters knocked down a structure fire at midnight on Wednesday at S. Satus Rd. and Hop Rd.
A valuable bonsai tree stolen from a Federal Way museum has been recovered, but museum officials say it doesn't look the same after it was severely pruned.
Scientists have uncovered Washington's first dinosaur fossil, in a state park on the San Juan Islands.
Police called off an Amber Alert for two children taken by their father from Idaho after they were found in Washington state. Their father, who may be suffering from psychological issues, was taken into custody.
Oregon State Police say the driver of a commercial delivery truck was killed near Eugene when a car hit a small deer and launched it into the truck's windshield.
Washington state marijuana enforcement officials say four of the 22 legal pot shops tested in an initial round of sting operations this month failed by selling to minors.
Although suicides have decreased over the last couple of years in the area, recent survey results show that nearly a third of White Swan high school students still seriously consider suicide.
When Marysville police rounded up suspects during an early morning break-in at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, they found a 9-year-old boy among the group.
A final defendant in a multiyear timecard fraud case at Hanford has been sentenced to pay a $7,500 fine.
New sketches show a zero entry play area for kids and a separate competition pool.
Authorities say a 73-year-old BASE jumper who died after leaping from a southern Idaho bridge had set his parachute on fire as part of a stunt.
From April 2014 to April 2015, 12 major industries saw growth and only one suffered losses.