Washington State

Around 83,000 people in the U.S. are hospitalized with COVID-19, according to the COVID Tracking Project.
Over 300 guests are being asked to self-quarantine following a recent wedding in Washington state. An Ohio couple said that nearly half of their guests became ill.
Strickland, a former mayor and big business advocate, defeated Beth Doglio, the progressive favorite in the 2020 election.
With the election outcome still unknown, scattered and largely peaceful protests took place from Seattle to New York City.
The nest was found after a worker for the Washington state Agriculture Department caught two of the large hornets in a trap Wednesday.
The suit blasts the action as capricious, lawless, oxymoronic, unconstitutional — and dangerous.
A handful of November House races offer a chance to expand on gains made during the primaries.
Deep-water diving in Turkey, a dog blessing, and drive through Halloween tunnel round out this week's best images.
"I chair the council for King County, Washington — an area larger than 14 states — and we have been voting exclusively by mail since 2009 with virtually zero problems."
Starting next year, drivers must be paid at least $16.39 per hour in addition to their basic expenses.