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Did You Know That Honking Your Horn Can Get You A Big Fat Ticket?!

Take this quiz to test your knowledge of when it is legal to honk your car horn.

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New Traffic Law Could Cost You a $136 Ticket

Washington state has to have some of the stiffest traffic laws in the United States. Now the Washington State Patrol, and many motorists, are fed up with a certain pet peeve of driving that could get you a $136 ticket.

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Driving and Talking in Speaker Phone is NOT Illegal, According to WSP

We're trying to make smarter drivers out of everyone across the nation, especially right here in our backyard of Washington state. I know it's illegal to talk on your phone while driving (with your phone pressed up against your ear) and it's illegal to text and drive, but I see more and more people driving with one hand on the steering wheel and talking to their phone while it's on speaker phone. This can't be legal, can it? Turns out it is, but only under certain circumstances.

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It’s Illegal to Warm Up your Car in Yakima

P.S. It's illegal to warm up your car unattended -- that's true in Yakima and all of Washington state.

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Health Protection Agency Warns of Increasing Spread of Swine Flu
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If You Have A Cold In Washington State It’s A Misdemeanor To Walk Around In Public

A website called DumbLaws.com points out some of the ludicrous statutes across all 50 of the United States. If you're about to get all uppity about how "progressive" Washington is and how our state is immune to the backwards thinking that seems to affect other states check yourself, because you're wrong...

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Protest on I-594 Expected to Draw Thousands

Thousands of gun-rights advocates are expected to rally outside the Capitol to protest a new expanded gun background check law in Washington state.

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New Law Limits Egg Imports into California, China and Mexico Agree to Export Deal

  • After a Federal judge threw out a six-state lawsuit last week, agriculture officials from those states are concerned other products could be banned from import into California based on production practices.

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Making a Point at Gunpoint

   Five South Dakota lawmakers have introduced legislation that would require any adult 21 or older to buy a firearm “sufficient to provide for their ordinary self-defense.”

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