Washington State

Coronavirus: 19th Death Reported In Washington State

(CNN) - The coronavirus death toll in the United States has climbed to more than 20, as Washington State reports another patient death. Officials in Grant County, Washington, sent out a press release late Sunday night announcing the latest…

100+ Measles Cases Reported In U.S. This Year

Kansas City, MO (KSHB) - It's just February, but more than 100 cases of the measles have already been reported this year. Washington State health officials confirm 58 cases linked to an outbreak that began last month. Four of…

36 Confirmed Measles Cases In Washington State

(CNN) - Health officials in Washington confirmed another case of measles Monday. That brings the total number to 36. All but one are confined to Clark County, on the state's border with Oregon. There is another confirmed case in…

Washington State Raises Age to Purchase Guns

(CNN) - Washington state has passed a new comprehensive gun safety law. Residents voted Tuesday to raise the purchase age from 18 to 21. Safety training will also be required for firearm purchases under the new law along with…

New Gun Law Designed To Protect Abuse Victims

A new law in Washington state aims to crack down on the people who attempt to purchase firearms even though they are prohibited because of previous convictions, no-contact orders, or mental illness. Around 4,000 people each year in Washington attempt…

Cancer Patients Say Marijuana Helps

  In 'Your Health Minute," any cancer patients living in states with legalized marijuana use the drug to treat physical and psychological symptoms of the disease. Researchers at Fred…