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  • Shooting that wounded baby no longer considered road rage
    Associated Press | April 17, 2015 9:44 pm
    A 1-year-old girl was shot in the head and critically wounded as she sat in a car with her parents in suburban Seattle.
  • Driver dead after crash near closed Tacoma bridge
    Associated Press | April 17, 2015 9:18 pm
    Police in Tacoma say a male driver is dead after an SUV drove to the entrance of a closed bridge, went through a fence and landed 100 feet below on railroad tracks.
  • AP Sportlight
    Associated Press | April 17, 2015 9:04 pm
    John J. McDermott wins the first Boston Marathon in 2 hours, 55 minutes, 10 seconds.
  • This Date In Baseball
    Associated Press | April 17, 2015 9:04 pm
    The Philadelphia Phillies beat the Boston Braves 19-17 in 10 innings to set a major league record for most runs scored by two clubs on opening day. The Braves scored nine runs in the ninth inning to put the game into extra innings.
  • Storm diverts Oklahoma-bound Seattle elephants to San Diego
    Associated Press | April 17, 2015 8:36 pm
    Two aging female elephants that a Seattle zoo dispatched earlier this week on a 2,000-mile road trip to a new home at an Oklahoma zoo have been diverted by a storm -- and are now resting at the San Diego Zoo, the Woodland Park Zoo said Friday.
  • Everett: 5 hurt in crash involving deputy's patrol car
    Associated Press | April 17, 2015 6:41 pm
    Police in Everett, Washington, say five people were hurt, one of them seriously, when a Snohomish County sheriff's patrol car was involved in a crash with two other vehicles and a pedestrian.
  • One dead after car drives off overpass onto Sounder train tracks in Tacoma
    Kipp Robertson | April 17, 2015 5:48 pm
    For the second time in a week, a car has gone off an overpass in Tacoma.
  • 8 groups plan to apply to open Washington charter schools
    Associated Press | April 17, 2015 5:36 pm
    Eight groups have informed the statewide Charter School Commission they plan to apply to open charter schools in fall 2016 or later. Their complete applications are due on May 15. The commission will interview the applicants this summer and vote in August.
  • Seawall construction keeping Seattle residents up late
    Libby Denkmann | April 17, 2015 4:05 pm
    Progress for downtown Seattle's seawall is about 50 percent complete, but it comes at a cost.
  • State asks judge for clarification in competency ruling
    Associated Press | April 17, 2015 3:44 pm
    A state lawyer wants a federal judge to clarify portions of her ruling that found that the state's practice of holding mentally ill people in jails while they await competency services was unconstitutional.
  • Teachers from 8 school district to hold one-day strikes
    Associated Press | April 17, 2015 3:24 pm
    The Washington Education Association says members of the union from eight school districts plan to hold one-day strikes to protest legislative inaction on education funding reform.
  • Rangers activate pitcher Tanner Scheppers from disabled list
    Associated Press | April 17, 2015 1:46 pm
    The Texas Rangers have activated right-hander Tanner Scheppers from the 15-day disabled list.
  • Highway abuzz with millions of bees after semitruck tips
    Associated Press | April 17, 2015 1:40 pm
    A semitruck carrying millions of honeybees overturned on a highway north of Seattle early Friday, scattering hives and sending white-suited beekeepers scrambling to save as many insects as they could.
  • 3 people indicted in connection with 2 hash oil operations
    Associated Press | April 17, 2015 12:40 pm
    A federal grand jury has indicted a south Seattle man and a Maple Valley couple in connection with two separate hash oil manufacturing operations.
  • Protesters meet Arctic drill rig in Washington harbor
    Associated Press | April 17, 2015 11:56 am
    Protesters in kayaks greeted a rig that could be used for oil drilling in the Arctic as it arrived Friday in Washington state following a journey across the Pacific that included being boarded by Greenpeace activists.
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