PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Wildlife researchers in Cambodia say they’ve found a clutch of eggs from one of the world’s most endangered crocodiles, raising hopes of its continuing survival in the wild. The New York-based Wildlife Conservation Society...
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HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Cross over the old Louisville & Nashville Railroad in this town remembered for its Civil War encampment and you’ll see the first signs — there’s fresh anticipation in the rural areas that will be prime viewing locations for the...
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A University of Washington study released Monday contended that Seattle's efforts to raise the minimum wage have had mixed results, with a negative net effect on low-income workers.
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The USCGC Healy, the United States military's largest and most technologically advanced icebreaker, is docked at the US Coast Guard station in Seattle. The Healy is a research vessel that carries scientists and research teams into the Arctic circle. The...
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Already a convicted felon several times over, Michael Riley was caught in July 2013 with an extensive collection of stolen Seattle Police Department equipment, including a department-issue Taser and body armor. He avoided prosecution – no one who could...
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Sure you may already have a two backup boxes of cereal in your pantry and enough muffins to last you through the month, but the bulk-seller has a new burger offering at their food counter. And if they're anywhere as good as the store's $1.50 hot dogs,...
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Conflicting stories have emerged regarding the June 18 shooting of pregnant mother of four Charleena Lyles, but the Seattle City Council hopes to achieve some clarity on the incident Tuesday night with a public hearing.
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Outrage, fear and grief pervaded an auditorium at the University of Washington's Kane Hall Tuesday night, where the Seattle City Council hosted a town hall where community members could express their reactions to the cop-inflicted death of Charleena...
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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An FBI agent has been indicted on accusations that he lied about firing at a rancher in 2016 when officers arrested leaders of an armed occupation of a federal wildlife refuge in rural Oregon. Sources familiar with the case say the...
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Washington environmental groups are criticizing the Trump Administration's push to rescind a federal clean water rule. The rule prevents polluters from dumping into small waterways that flow into larger lakes and rivers.
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Zoo has a new elephant — a lonely pachyderm from Fresno. The zoo says a 46-year-old Asian female named Shaunzi arrived Tuesday after being trucked 215 miles from the Fresno Chaffee Zoo in a special crate. Shaunzi was...
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When a bark beetle outbreak started killing off decades-old pine trees in a research forest in western Montana, Forest Service researcher Sharon Hood made the best of the situation. She started studying which trees were dying, hoping that information...
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Bremerton grew up next to a Navy base. The town used to be the economic center of the Kitsap Peninsula. But then, in the 1970s and 80s, development shifted to the suburbs around Bremerton. Now the city wants to get some of that mojo back.
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Oregon lawmakers narrowly approved an $8.2 billion spending plan Tuesday for K-12 schools . It’s an 11 percent increase over the previous budget cycle. But many lawmakers said it still wasn't enough.
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Des Moines police say Giovonn Joseph-McDade led Kent police on a pursuit, then tried to ram one officer with his vehicle. The 20-year-old was fatally shot early Saturday and died from multiple gunshot wounds.
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The Metropolitan King County Council on Monday OK'd the sale of the project site, but delays at City Hall mean construction won't start until at least the end of this year.
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The Oregon Public Utility Commission voted unanimously Tuesday to approve a request by Portland General Electric to sell nine oil storage tanks on the Columbia River near Clatskanie. PGE is selling the tanks to the fuel distributor Global Partners LP,...
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WASHINGTON (AP) — A coalition of science and engineering groups called on President Donald Trump on Tuesday to make sure that his review of the role of scientific advisory boards respects the importance of accurate scientific data. The Washington Post...
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The owner of a stolen Honda told a sheriff’s deputy his car would often die and need to be restarted. So authorities had little trouble keeping up — until one suspect bailed and stole a Ford F-150, according to the Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office.
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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The competition for a multibillion-dollar contract to manage the U.S. laboratory that created the atomic bomb is beginning as criticism intensifies over the troubled safety record of Los Alamos National Laboratory. The National...
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A portion of President Trump’s travel ban on six majority Muslim nations is set to be reinstated on Thursday. Much has changed since the initial ban rolled out in late January, leading to a weekend of chaos and protest at SeaTac Airport. This time around...
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Oregon is one step closer to complying with a 12-year-old federal law that governs the security of drivers' licenses. The Oregon Senate approved a bill Monday that would allow the Oregon DMV to issue licenses that meet federal approval.
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As many as 20,000 people are converging on a meadow in the Malheur National Forest in Oregons Grant County this week for the Rainbow Gathering. The annual event attracts hippies and travelers from around the country. But a small team of federal...
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