A Whatcom County man must spend one year in prison for forcing a teenager to strip naked and locking him in a freezer with rotten meat — for stealing a pistol shortly after he was involved in a Bellingham shooting.
The state Senate on Friday rejected the gubernatorial appointment of Transportation Secretary Lynn Peterson, ousting her from the job she has held since shortly after Gov. Jay Inslee took office in 2012.
Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders clashed over progressivism, Wall Street, and foreign policy on Thursday in a debate that at times turned personal. The New Hampshire debate comes ahead of the first primary of the Democratic presidential contest on Tuesday.