security

Whitworth reaches 'final resolution' in network security breach

SPOKANE, Wash – Whitworth University officials say they have reached a “final resolution” in a network security breach.  The university’s information systems were hacked in late July. A message to the Whitworth community says there is a chance personal student,…

Pullman School District ramps up elementary school security

Administrators at the Pullman School district say tragedies at schools across the country have forced them to confront the fact that they need to be ready for anything, so this summer, they found a way to give the district's three elementary schools some much-needed security boosts before kids come back from summer vacation.

Senators Cantwell and Murray want more staffing at Sea-Tac

SEATTLE (AP) - Senators Maria Cantwell and Patty Murray are concerned U.S. Customs and Border Protection staffing will be inadequate to handle passengers coming through Sea-Tac Airport's new international arrivals facility.KING-TV reports Cantwell and Murray implored Department of Homeland Security Acting Secretary Kevin McAleenan in a letter Wednesday to provide sufficient staffing or change how new systems will be implemented in order to better handle more passengers.

Pelosi worries about Omar's safety following Trump tweet

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she talked with the House Sergeant-at-Arms, the House official in charge of security, about the safety of Rep. Ilhan Omar and said she wanted to make sure a security assessment was being conducted.