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AG Ferguson to EPA: Don't degrade water quality, New! 2019-10-22 18:49:26Twenty-two state attorneys general tell Trump's EPA: Don't take away states' rights to regulate, protect and set standards for clean water within t

8 things we learned from the SPD narcotics New! 2019-10-22 18:00:12 Fentanyl has been a particularly strong focus this year for Seattle Police Department's narcotics unit. The drug can be deadly and is prolific. So

All time high: 50% in poll want Trump New! 2019-10-22 16:48:40Public support for impeaching President Donald Trump and removing him from office rises to an all time high of 50% in a CNN poll.

White House says it will halt New York New! 2019-10-22 16:00:05The White House announces it won't renew subscriptions to The New York Times and Washington Post, after a Trump meltdown on "Hannity."

Cash reward offered after Catholic school fire in New! 2019-10-22 14:20:52Authorities were offering a cash reward "up to" $10,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest of someone suspected of setting

Rivers, roads flooded as heavy rains drench Western New! 2019-10-22 10:04:41 Flooded rivers wreaked havoc across parts of Western Washington, and waters were still rising Tuesday morning after heavy rain struck the region over

Woman hit, killed by car on Aurora Avenue New! 2019-10-22 09:33:10A 50-year-old woman was hit and killed by a car Monday night on Aurora Avenue North in Seattle, according to the Seattle Fire Department.

Collision involving multiple tractor-trailers snarls traffic south of 2019-10-21 16:56:26A collision involving multiple semi-trailer tractors blocked all lanes of Interstate 5 near Maytown, just 12 miles south of Olympia, according to offi

Heavy rain incoming in Seattle -- but when 2019-10-21 16:00:52 Seattle's dreary weather will likely get wetter before it dries up for a spell later this week. Heavy rain was expected to fall Monday and Tuesday.

Men rob Bob's Burgers in SeaTac, tie up 2019-10-21 09:38:51 A take-over robbery at Bob’s Burgers & Teriyaki ended with customers and employees tied up Saturday night, according to the King County Sheriff

Connelly: The Trump Administration seeks to cut, drill 2019-10-20 14:55:29 The Trump Administration has mounted a multi-pronged assault on wild Alaska.  It would sell off ancient forests of Southeast Alaska, for a song, to

Lightning reportedly hits tree in West Seattle; snow 2019-10-19 09:01:03Another wave of moderate-to-heavy rain, thunder, lightning and even hail is moving through the Puget Sound Friday evening. The rain will be particular

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Immigrant driver’s license ballot measure rejected New! 2019-10-22 18:53:02 SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon’s secretary of state says an attempt to repeal a new law that grants undocumented immigrants driver’s licenses is unc

2-year-old girl run over by neighbor in Everett New! 2019-10-22 18:13:18 A 2-year-old girl who was run over by a neighbor in an Everett driveway last week died of her injuries, the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Off

Man shot in Skyway accused of brandishing hammer; New! 2019-10-22 18:08:57 Once the 49-year-old man is released from the hospital, he'll be booked on investigation of assault and residential burglary, said King County sheri

Woman killed by truck while crossing Aurora — New! 2019-10-22 18:02:59 A woman died Monday night crossing Aurora Avenue North, where at least four people have lost their lives this year. The 50-year-old pedestrian was in

Suspect in 1980 Idaho shooting death arrested in New! 2019-10-22 16:48:41 CHALLIS, Idaho (AP) — An 86-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a 1980 shooting in central Idaho that left one man dead and another i

Nike CEO Mark Parker to step down in New! 2019-10-22 16:36:07 NEW YORK (AP) — Nike said Tuesday that its longtime CEO Mark Parker is stepping down early next year. He will be replaced by board member John Dona

Man sentenced for killing friend in Tacoma by New! 2019-10-22 16:24:51 Jacob Williams, 21, was sentenced to more than six years in prison after running over 34-year-old Gerald Bryant. The men were friends but had an argu

Idaho diocese releases list of credibly accused clergy New! 2019-10-22 16:08:26 BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Catholic church leaders in Idaho say 15 priests and one deacon have been credibly accused of child sexual abuse since the 1950s

Elevator failure at Beacon Hill light-rail station still New! 2019-10-22 16:05:38 Because the passenger boarding platforms are 160 feet deep, the train customers there depend entirely on the four elevators. Stairs exist for emergen

Black employee sues Apple for $750k New! 2019-10-22 16:03:45 PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A black former employee at a suburban Portland Apple store who says managers repeatedly failed to support him and ultimately

Person hospitalized after Rexburg officer-involved shooting New! 2019-10-22 15:46:55 REXBURG, Idaho (AP) — Police in Rexburg say one person was taken to the hospital after an officer-involved shooting early Tuesday. The Rexburg Poli

Police: Man killed in officer-involved shooting was armed New! 2019-10-22 14:21:00 IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho Falls Police Department says a man who was killed during an officer-involved shooting on Friday had fired a gun

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South Pole’s ozone hole shrinks to smallest since New! 2019-10-23 01:16:39 WASHINGTON – The ozone hole near the South Pole this year is the smallest since it was discovered, but it is more due to freakish Antarctic weath

Boeing replaces executive who oversaw 737 Max 8, New! 2019-10-23 01:16:39 Boeing is replacing the head of its commercial-airplanes division as it struggles with a crisis created by two deadly crashes of its newest airliner

Teen found safe two weeks after going missing New! 2019-10-23 01:16:39 The teenager who went missing two weeks ago from the Spokane Community College campus has been found “alive and well,” according to Spokane poli

Gregory McCrea, child rapist with militia ties, jailed New! 2019-10-23 01:16:39 Gregory McCrea, a serial child rapist and bomb builder who was released from federal prison last week, is back in custody. McCrea, 75, was booked in

Lebanon PM seeks foreign support for reforms amid New! 2019-10-23 01:16:39 BEIRUT – Lebanon’s embattled prime minister sought international support Tuesday for economic reforms announced a day earlier, which were intend

Facebook says Libra won’t launch without U.S. approval New! 2019-10-23 01:16:39 SAN FRANCISCO – Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg aims to reassure Congress on Wednesday his company won’t try to evade financial regulators as it pr

47 attorneys general back antitrust probe into Facebook New! 2019-10-23 01:16:39 NEW YORK – Facebook’s latest foes: nearly every U.S. state. A state-level antitrust investigation into the social networking giant now has the

U.S. diplomat: Trump linked Ukraine aid to demand New! 2019-10-23 01:16:39 WASHINGTON – A top U.S. diplomat testified Tuesday that President Donald Trump was holding back military aid for Ukraine unless the country agree

UK police to travel to US in car New! 2019-10-23 01:16:39 LONDON – British police plan to travel to the U.S. to interview an American diplomat’s wife involved in a crash that killed a British teenager.

Brexit in limbo as Boris Johnson wins New! 2019-10-23 01:16:39 LONDON – For a brief moment Tuesday, Brexit was within a British prime minister’s grasp. Boris Johnson won Parliament’s backing for the subs

US to ask NATO to pay more to New! 2019-10-23 01:16:39 PRINCE SULTAN AIR BASE, Saudi Arabia – Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Tuesday that he will urge allies later this week to contribute more to t

Just in time for skating season, Trump's company New! 2019-10-23 01:16:39 NEW YORK - At two of President Donald Trump’s oldest businesses - a pair of ice rinks in Central Park, which Trump has run since the 1980s - Trump

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Buttigieg focus groups found being gay “a barrier” New! 2019-10-22 11:00:16Internal focus groups conducted by Pete Buttigieg’s presidential campaign this summer reveal a key reason why he is struggling with African-American

How much will a room with ‘Views’ cost New! 2019-10-22 10:00:00Want a view from the top floor of a tower overlooking Capitol Lake to the south or Puget Sound to the north? It will cost you. Developer Ken Brogan is

Neighbors appeal 23-building town home development plan in New! 2019-10-22 10:00:00A Puyallup-based developer wants to build a 124-unit, 23-building multifamily development in Lacey, and that has neighbors concerned about an increase

Views on Fifth project rolls along New! 2019-10-22 10:00:00Construction continues Oct. 21 at the Views On Fifth development, which will feature market-rate apartments. … Click to Continue »

A flavored vape ban was proposed 4 years New! 2019-10-22 09:00:00On March 16, 2015, John Wiesman, the state’s Secretary of Health, asked lawmakers to approve a bill that included a ban on flavored vaping products.

If you want to vote in the Nov. New! 2019-10-22 09:00:00Still need to register or update your registration to vote in the Nov. 5 election? Here are some dates you need to know. Monday, Oct. 29, is the last

Deaths for Oct. 22 2019-10-22 03:00:00Bridges, Dennis C., 56, Shelton, died Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, at home. McComb & Wagner Funeral Home & Crematory, Shelton, 360-426-4803. Kim, Pa

I-5 blocked near Tumwater following crash with semis 2019-10-21 17:10:417 p.m. update: WSDOT temporarily reopened southbound lanes to let traffic through. The closure was expected to last late into the night with a detour

Oakville woman dies in one-car crash near Capitol 2019-10-21 12:11:54A 24-year-old Oakville woman died in a single-vehicle crash near Capitol Forest Sunday night, according to the Washington State Patrol. About 9 p.m. S

Oyster growers association abandons push to use controversial 2019-10-21 10:40:57A southwest Washington oyster growers association has abandoned a drive to use a controversial insecticide that combats burrowing shrimp, a creature t

What’s Happening for Oct. 21 2019-10-21 10:14:00Tuesday Courthouse public hearing: Thurston County Board of County Commissioners will hold a public hearing on a proposed property tax increase to fun

Eyman’s last stand? Latest car-tab initiative is shaping 2019-10-21 09:00:00About 30 minutes into a public forum Thursday night on Initiative 976,