Arapahoe County Dist. Atty. George H. Brauchler spent the last three months in the courthouse's Division 201, trying to persuade a jury that Aurora, Colo., theater gunman James E. Holmes should be put to death. After hearing from more than 300 witnesses and seeing nearly 3,000 pieces of evidence,...
The call came at 3:30 a.m., a reverse 911 warning that jolted Jeff Nanamkin and Kari Barker awake.
Hit hard by a series of graphic, secretly recorded videos, Planned Parenthood has spent the last five weeks fighting off accusations that it profits from sales of fetal body parts for medical research.
The wildfires devastating eastern Washington have stretched firefighters so thin and prompted so many offers of assistance from ordinary citizens that state officials for the first time are inviting them to join the battle — and people quickly lined up to help.
The wildfire season started slowly.
There was very little good news in eastern Washington state fire country Thursday, as first responders and state officials mourned three firefighters who died in the line of duty and fretted about bad weather and growing blazes.
Three months after Gov. Jay Inslee declared a drought emergency in Washington state, three of the biggest cities in the Puget Sound region are asking residents to cut their water use by 10%.
One thing will not change, now that James Holmes is to be sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the bloody 2012 rampage that left 12 people dead and 70 others wounded.