Washington: Last News

Washington, officially the State of Washington, is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States. Named for George Washington, the first U.S. president, the state was made out of the western part of the Washington Territory, which was ceded by the British Empire in 1846, in accordance with the Oregon Treaty in the settlement of the Oregon boundary dispute. The state, which is bordered on the west by the Pacific Ocean, Oregon to the south, Idaho to the east, and the Canadian province of British Columbia to the north, was admitted to the Union as the 42nd state in 1889.

2 trans women killed in the US on same day

Sophie Vasquez, 36, and Danny Henson, 31, are the latest trans victims of violence in the US after both were killed on May 4. According to Planet Transgender, Vasquez, a latinx trans woman, was shot in her home in Brookhaven, Georgia, with her murder remaining unreported by local news outlets.

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