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Trump to Take Travel Ban to Supreme Court
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions says the Justice Department will ask the Supreme Court to review an appeals court ruling that blocked President Donald Trump's travel ban.
The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday ruled 10-3 against the travel ban...
Spicer Calls Judge’s Decision ‘Egregious’
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The White House is blasting a federal judge's decision Tuesday blocking President Trump's attempt to withhold funding from "sanctuary cities" that do not cooperate with U.S. immigration officials. But they say they're confident they'll…
Washington Justice to Feds: Keep Immigration Agents Away
SEATTLE (AP) — The chief justice of the Washington state Supreme Court is urging the Department of Homeland Security to keep immigration agents away from courthouses.
In a letter Wednesday to Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly, Chief Justice Mary Fairhurst says it's "deeply troubling" t…
School Lawsuit Plaintiffs to Court: Enforce the Constitution
SEATTLE (AP) — The plaintiffs who sued the state over the way Washington pays for K-12 schools says in their annual check-in with the Supreme Court that it's time to enforce the constitution.
In a brief filed Tuesday afternoon, they criticize the Legislature for its lack of progress toward…
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Dead At 79
The San Antonio Express-News is reporting that Senior Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has died at a West Texas luxury resort ranch in the Big Bend region south of Marfa where he was on a quail hunting trip. He arrived at the ranch yesterday with a party of 40...
High Court Affirms Right to Same-sex Marriage
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has declared that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States.
Gay and lesbian couples already can marry in 36 states and the District of Columbia. The court's ruling on Friday means the remaining 14 states, in the South and Midw…
Yakima’s Most Famous Person You Know Nothing About
Believe it or not, some very famous, and accomplished, people have come from right here in little 'ol Yakima.
From comedians, to authors to flat-out T.V. and movie stars, Yakima can certainly hang its hat with pride on the names of these people.

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