Oluo says the hoaxers called police to falsely report that there were two dead bodies in her house; Oluo was in Boston at the time.
Jamie Bisceglia said she thought the photo op might win her a prize at a fishing derby Friday in Tacoma, news station KIRO reported.
Democrat and GOP state officials denounced a UW College Republicans tweet and the group president's warnings that conservatives—including President Donald Trump—are embracing the "cosmopolitan, GloboHomo agenda" of the left.
"She was screaming my name, so I wasn't going to let her just sit there. I wasn't going to let my niece die," said Derrick Byrd, who suffered second- and third- degree burns in the rescue.
A Washington state ordinance barring scantily clad servers doesn't violate the First Amendment, a federal appeals court ruled.
"I did say it, and I wish I could reel it back," Senator Maureen Walsh (R) said amid backlash.
One eyewitness said the shooter "was probably pretty embarrassed."
"Those with heart or lung disease, or who have a previous history of stroke, should consider leaving the area."
The ban came into effect on Sunday.
The revised travel order changed and replaced an original, more sweeping ban issued that caused chaos and protests at airports.
What if the new executive order disproportionately burdens Muslims?
A complete victory for Trump in the Supreme Court seems highly unlikely.
The shooter, believed to be armed with a rifle, was last seen leaving the Burlington, Washington, mall and walking toward a nearby highway.
Donald Trump likely will win the majority of the state's 44 delegates, but won't definitively secure the nomination yet.
In Arizona, Maine, Colorado and Washington state, Republicans are trying to head off minimum wage measures on the November ballot.
Sanders needs to win 66 percent of remaining delegates to outpace Clinton in the race to be the Democratic nominee for president.
Thousands waited in line for hours to see the struggling presidential candidate speak.
The former Washington State quarterback led the nation in passing last year, and is now completely out of the game.
Fire officials believe the out-of-control group of fires will continue to burn throughout the week.