Trump's Housing and Urban Development secretary did indeed mistake a real estate term for a cookie during a Tuesday hearing, but that's not the only comment that caught people's attention. At one point, New York Democratic Rep. Nydia Velazquez…
Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson wants to roll back an Obama-era mandate that single-sex homeless shelters funded by his department admit residents based on their stated gender identity instead of their sex at birth, arguing that people could intentionally misrepresent their gender for malicious reasons.
As protesters demonstrated outside Amazon’s annual meeting Wednesday, shareholders voted down all 11 independent resolutions presented, including a climate change push that was supported by more than 7,600 employees.
By Elaine Erickson Managing Partner, Preston & Partners Remember the old saying? “People don’t quit a job; they quit a boss.” It’s true. People work for people. Not companies. According to a recent survey by TINYpulse—a Seattle-based company that creates software that measures how employees feel and perform—the number one reason people leave jobs..
SAMMAMISH, Wash. -- Authorities say a car was traveling at about 75 miles per hour before crashing into a garage in Sammamish Tuesday afternoon. Police say that a 16-year-old driver lost control while traveling down 232nd Place NE and hit a power box, a tree and the homeowner's car. The car finally stopped after crashing into the garage of a house.
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - The findings of an investigation into how a racist photo appeared on a yearbook page for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam are set to be released Eastern Virginia Medical School plans to make the results of the investigation public at a news conference on Wednesday. The independent investigation was conducted by the law firm McGuireWoods on behalf of the medical school in Norfolk. Northam's profile in the 1984 yearbook includes a photo of a man in blackface standing next to…
The five-star forward out of Federal Way high school announced on social media late Tuesday night that he's committing to the University of Washington, a major recruiting win for coach Mike Hopkins and the Huskies.
KING COUNTY -- As you head into Memorial Day weekend take note of aggressive driving. When you spend a lot of time on the road, you see it all. “I see a lot of aggressive drivers,” Trooper John Pierce said. Aggressive driving can range from going 20 miles over the speed limit to all types of bad behavior.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - North Korea has labeled Joe Biden a "fool of low IQ" and an "imbecile bereft of elementary quality as a human being" after the U.S. presidential hopeful called North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a tyrant during a recent speech Pyongyang's official Korean Central News Agency on Wednesday said the former American vice president had insulted the country's supreme leadership and…
PONTIAC, Mich. — The discovery of handwritten wills in the home of the late Aretha Franklin could ignite a dispute among family members about the estate of the "Queen of Soul." She died last August without a formal document to guide her sons about her music, property and other assets. But the newly found writings filed in court Monday could change everything.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- A North Carolina day care is slated to close after six children wandered away from the facility several months ago, according to the Winston-Salem Journal. The paper reports that Pinedale Christian Day Care Inc. voluntarily contacted state officials to inform them that they would end operations by June 11.