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New art exhibit takes over Downtown Yakima windows

YAKIMA, Wash. — A new art exhibit has taken over the windows of Downtown Yakima, bringing public art to passersby and showcasing local artists. Artists for the annual Windows Alive! exhibit were announced in April, but installation of the pieces…

Walmart issues third bonus for US workers amid coronavirus

Hourly Walmart employees in the U.S. received another coronavirus bonus on Thursday, the company announced. The bonuses were broken down to $300 for full-time hourly employees and $150 for part-time hourly and temporary employees who were employed as of June 5. This includes Walmart store and…

Portland police arrest eight, fire crowd-control munitions

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland police arrested eight people and fired crowd-control munitions to disperse protesters who threw rocks and bottles during demonstrations in front of law enforcement buildings on Saturday night and Sunday morning. The series of confrontations began…

Washington man drowns trying to save wife, child

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a Washington state man drowned while trying to save his wife and child after their kayak capsized in northern Idaho. The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office said emergency workers were called to Corbin Park in…

Facebook to label all rule-breaking posts

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Facebook said Friday that it will flag all “newsworthy” posts from politicians that break its rules, including those from President Donald Trump. Separately, Facebook’s stock dropped more than 8%, erasing roughly $50 billion from its market…