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Washington is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States of America. The state is named after George Washington, the first President of the United States. It is the only U.S. state named after a U.S. citizen.
Washington was carved out of the western part of Washington Territory and admitted to the Union as the 42nd state in 1889. In 2006, the Census Bureau estimated the state's population at 6,395,798. Residents are called "Washingtonians" (emphasis on the third syllable, pronounced as tone). Washington is sometimes called Washington state to distinguish it from Washington, D.C., the US capital.
News for Washington from The Seattle Times
Aug 3, 2015 5:04 am
The Tacoma Rainiers scored four runs in the sixth inning, then held off a late surge by Las Vegas to win, 6-4
Aug 3, 2015 4:57 am
Triple Crown winner American Pharoah competed for the first time since the June 6 Belmont Stakes and strolled to victory in the Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park in New Jersey.
Aug 3, 2015 4:55 am
A mans body was recovered Sunday about 150 yards offshore from Seward Park in Andrews Bay.
Aug 3, 2015 4:39 am
Microsoft has agreed to invest about $100 million in Uber, a person with knowledge of the matter said.
Aug 3, 2015 4:38 am
From under the waters of the Columbia River to the skies above Seattle, these are the photos of the months for July 2015.
Aug 3, 2015 4:25 am
CHICAGO (AP) Parents of picky eaters take heart: New research suggests the problem is rarely worth fretting over, although in a small portion of kids it may signal emotional troubles that should be c...
Aug 3, 2015 4:19 am
Inbee Park of South Korea won the Womens British Open by three strokes at Turnberry. It was her fourth different major title.
Aug 3, 2015 3:49 am
Umoja is a Swahili word which means unity, and the purpose of the festival and parade is to highlight the history and countless contributions of African-Americans locally, regionally, nationally and i...
Aug 3, 2015 3:28 am
Matt Kenseth won a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Pocono Raceway and Kasey Kahne of Enumclaw was last after an early crash.
Aug 3, 2015 3:25 am
McMorrow, a No. 2-seed, defeated top-seed Caio Zampieri of California, 6-3, 6-2. Johanson, a third seed, topped Woodinvilles No. 2 Gail Brodsky, 6-2, 0-6, 6-3.
Latest news for Seattle Washington from Puget Sound Business Journal
Jul 31, 2015 11:11 pm
On July 4, 1999, Michael Carter fell in love with a 21-acre piece of land nestled between Friday Harbor and Roche Harbor on the east side of San Juan Island. Carter who retired in April from his job ...
Jul 31, 2015 10:25 pm
As Alaska Air Group and Delta Air Lines circle one another in the fight to win passengers, a new battle front has broken out in the form of two opposing organizations whose names are nearly identical....
Jul 31, 2015 9:47 pm
Lawyers and political consultants are likely licking their chops over what promises to be a big, costly fight over whether to build an elevated park on Seattle's waterfront. The City Council on Monda...
Jul 31, 2015 9:18 pm
Former Clearwire chief executive Erik Prusch has been named the new CEO of Bellevue-based Outerwall Inc., and he has his work cut out for him. Outerwall (Nasdaq: OUTR), the company best known for ope...
Jul 31, 2015 8:48 pm
Julep Beauty, the Seattle e-commerce beauty company that has attracted backing from celebrities Will Smith and Jay-Z, has raised another $5 million. The company, which sells non-toxic nail polishes, ...
Jul 31, 2015 8:25 pm
Earlier this year, a small Seattle credit card processing company set its minimum wage at $70,000. Now it seems the fallout from that decision has been far greater than the man who made it could have...
Jul 31, 2015 7:50 pm
Mack Urban is developing big apartment projects across different parts of Seattle, and now it's entering the South Lake Union sub-market with plans for a tower up to the maximum allowable height: 400 ...
Jul 31, 2015 7:20 pm
The Pike Place Market Preservation and Development Authority is hoping to ease the cost of commuting for the market's vendors and employees by offering them subsidized transportation cards. The PDA w...
Jul 31, 2015 7:14 pm
Boeings Air Force tanker program has been delayed yet again, after a worker used a wrong chemical during a fueling test, according to the Seattle Times. The incident is the latest setback for the tro...
Jul 31, 2015 6:48 pm
After receiving funding from the state Legislature to expand in Spokane, the University of Washington School of Medicine has added eight faculty members to the growing program. UW recruited those doc...
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