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School gunman was homecoming prince, students say

A student recently crowned freshman class homecoming prince walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria Friday and opened fire, killing one person and shooting four others -- including two of his cousins -- before turning the gun on himself, officials and witnesses said.

Amber Alert cancelled; 6-year-old boy found

Officials have issued an Amber Alert for a child missing from Toppenish in Yakima County.

Providence Medical Center was prepared for school shooting

Although there's never been a school shooting in Snohomish County like the one that happened Friday, Providence Medical Center in Everett was ready.

Maxwell, Unger, Walters all out for Seattle

Seattle Seahawks center Max Unger will miss his third straight game on Sunday with a foot injury, while kick and punt returner Bryan Walters will be out with a concussion.

Marysville school shooter described as 'really good kid'

The teen gunman who opened fire in the Marysville-Pilchuck High School cafeteria Friday morning is being described as "a really good kid," who reportedly was angry about a recent breakup.

Witnesses at school describe shooting

Students described a chaotic scene at Marysville Pilchuck High School as a gunman opened fire and panicked students ran for safety.

Hospitals treating shooting victims

Four students were taken to Providence Everett medical center. Hospital spokeswoman Heidi Amrine said three were in "very critical" condition. It was not immediately clear if the person who died was one of those students.

Panthers without 7 players against Seahawks

The Panthers will be without seven players because of injuries for Sunday's game against the Seattle Seahawks.

Marysville-Pilchuck students describe terror in cafeteria as shooting started

Students at Marysville-Pilchuck High School are describing a scene of terror and chaos as a fellow student opened fire in a crowded cafeteria Friday morning.

Gunman, female student dead in Marysville-Pilchuck High School shooting

Police confirm two people, a lone gunman and a female student, are dead after a shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School. (AP Photo)

Weekend traffic closures on I-5, Mercer Street

All lanes in both directions of I-5 near Boeing Field will close Friday night into Saturday morning.

Leavenworth turns small wedding into big party

At one time Ashleigh and Michael Smith planned to elope.

Everett teen holds Guinness clapping record

A 14-year-old Everett boy, Karsten Mohn, holds the mark recognized by Guinness World Records for one-hand clapping: 403 claps in a minute.

Empty lot in Seattle is canvas for public art

Strings of pink flags over an empty lot off I-5 near downtown Seattle look as if a used car lot may be opening.

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