Washington

President Obama Attends Memorial Service At Ft. Hood For Shooting Victims

3 Texas Army Posts To Lose Almost 5,000 Soldiers

Three Army posts in Texas will lose almost 5,000 troops over the next two budget years under a newly announced Army cost-saving plan aimed at reducing its active-duty force by 40,000 troops.

07/09/2015

A golf ball sits on a tee. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Round 2 Of US Open Underway At Chambers Bay

Live leaderboard updates from the 115th U.S. Open Championship at Chambers Bay, Washington.

06/19/2015

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Texas Fugitive Captured After Tip To TV Show

A fugitive featured on the John Walsh show “Justice Network” earlier this year has been captured by U.S. Marshals. Robert Reese was wanted on warrants for aggravated sexual assault of a child from Smith County, Texas. He was on the run since 2002.

05/16/2015

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Top Mountain Climbing Destinations In The U.S.

Among the country’s five best mountain climbing destinations are the highest point in North America and one of the world’s most famous natural landmarks.

04/03/2015

13th September 1945: Some of the 3,700 sailor crew and passengers covering the flight deck of the USS 'Saratoga' as she sails out of the fog towards the Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco. (credit: Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

USS Saratoga Coming To Texas For Disassembly

The Saratoga will be towed to Texas later this month to be dismantled. The Saratoga — named for the decisive battle of the American Revolution fought in upstate New York — completed 22 deployments before it was decommissioned in 1994.

08/08/2014

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Texas Family’s Dog Found In Washington, Returned

An East Texas family’s dog that ran away seven years ago has been found in Tacoma, Washington, and returned thanks to a microchip implanted in the pooch.

07/23/2014

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College Athletes Take Labor Cause To Capitol Hill

Members of a group seeking to unionize college athletes are looking for allies on Capitol Hill as they brace for an appeal of a ruling that said full scholarship athletes at Northwestern University have the right to form a union.

04/02/2014

Washington State Patrol, emergency workers examine debris after a mudslide March 22, 2014 in Snohomish County, Washington. According to reports, 18 people are still missing after a mudslide killed three and injured another eight. The mudslide is said to measure a square mile and 15 feet deep in places. (courtesy: Washington State Patrol via Getty Images)

The Latest On Washington’s Deadly Mudslide

The latest information from CBS Seattle on the deadly mudslide in Washington.

03/29/2014

Washington State Patrol, emergency workers examine debris after a mudslide March 22, 2014 in Snohomish County, Washington. According to reports, 18 people are still missing after a mudslide killed three and injured another eight. The mudslide is said to measure a square mile and 15 feet deep in places. (courtesy: Washington State Patrol via Getty Images)

Washington Mudslide Causes “Total Devastation”

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee described the scene of a deadly mudslide that killed three people as a square mile of “total devastation” after flying over the disaster area Sunday.

03/23/2014

Obama Makes Statement On Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

President Obama Calls On Congress To Help Create Jobs

President Barack Obama is challenging Congress to help him create jobs and rebuild the nation’s infrastructure.

03/02/2014

President Obama Attends Memorial Service At Ft. Hood For Shooting Victims

Senator Optimistic For Passage Of Sexual Assault Bill

A senator who’s led efforts in Congress to address military sexual crimes says she thinks she has the votes to pass legislation that would remove commanders from sexual assault investigations.

03/02/2014

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Sen. Ted Cruz: Washington Not Prioritizing American’s Needs

Conservatives teeming with anti-Washington frustration are talking about driving the Republicans’ policy agenda and ousting GOP leaders who don’t adhere to their ideology.

02/10/2014

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