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Crews make gains on massive Washington wildfire

Wetter, cooler weather has helped firefighters make progress in their efforts to get the largest wildfire in Washington state's history under control.

DeGrom tames Mariners in Mets 3-1 victory

Jacob deGrom allowed five hits and a run in seven impressive innings, Lucas Duda hit a mammoth home run and the New York Mets beat the Seattle Mariners 3-1 Tuesday night.

Mercury win 13th straight, clinch playoff berth

Diana Taurasi isn't focused on winning streaks. She's just trying to get the Phoenix Mercury to keep improving.

Mercury win 13th straight, clinch playoff berth

Diana Taurasi scored 22 and Candice Dupree added 19 to help the Phoenix Mercury win their 13th straight game and clinch a playoff berth with an 89-71 victory over the Seattle Storm on Tuesday night.

Man charged in Seattle shooting discusses target

A journal that prosecutors say was written by the man accused in the fatal June 5 shooting at a small Christian university in Seattle indicates the target was chosen largely because it wasn't a school uniquely identified with his city.

President Obama attends Seattle fundraisers

President Barack Obama stopped briefly in the Seattle area for two political fundraisers.

Man's body found hanging from tree near freeway

A Clark County sheriff's spokesman says the body of a man has been found hanging from a tree near the southbound lanes of Interstate 205 in southwest Washington.

No referendum for Seattle's $15 minimum wage law

There won't be a referendum this fall on Seattle's $15 per hour minimum wage law.

Presidential hit and run: Time to cut off the ATM

President Obama's latest fundraising foray to the Seattle area is drawing plenty of criticism, especially the timing.

Columbia Sportswear agrees to mislabeling fine

Columbia Sportswear Co. has agreed to pay a fine for distributing mislabeled insect-repellant clothing in violation of federal insecticide laws.

Senators seek emergency wildfire fighting money

Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell were among a dozen U.S. senators who sent a letter to Senate leaders asking for passage of emergency legislation to allocate $615 million for use in fighting wildfires.

Legal marijuana milestone heads for Seattle museum

The first recreational marijuana sold legally in Seattle will be put on display at the city's Museum of History and Industry after a woman donated part of her purchase Tuesday.

Seahawks start atop AP Pro32 rankings

The Seattle Seahawks start the preseason right where they ended last season, as the No. 1 team in the AP Pro32 NFL power rankings.

Helicopter crashes near Oso, injuring pilot

Authorities say a helicopter crashed during a logging operation near Oso, Washington, injuring the sole occupant.

Final body found in Oso mudslide

Search and rescue crews have found the last body from the March 22 landslide that killed 43 people in Oso.

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