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  • Marriage plans and writing occupy Amanda Knox
    Associated Press | March 27, 2015 10:28 am
    Despite the murder case hanging over head, Amanda Knox has tried to lead a normal life in the more than three years since she was freed from an Italian prison: She recently got engaged and has started writing theater reviews and other articles for a weekly paper in her hometown.
  • Woman sues over "superbug" infection
    Associated Press | March 27, 2015 9:28 am
    A Kirkland woman who says she developed a "superbug" infection at a Seattle hospital is suing the maker of medical scopes tied to similar infections across the nation.
  • Vancouver man pleads guilty to stalking charges
    Associated Press | March 27, 2015 9:09 am
    A Vancouver man has pleaded guilty to stalking charges in Cowlitz County Superior Court.
  • Group files federal lawsuit in effort to stop elephant move
    Associated Press | March 27, 2015 8:45 am
    A group opposed to a plan to move two Asian elephants from the Woodland Park Zoo to Oklahoma City has filed a federal lawsuit claiming the move violates the Endangered Species Act.
  • Detectives searching for uncle in SeaTac shooting
    Associated Press | March 27, 2015 8:08 am
    The King County Sheriff's Office is searching for a 68-year-old man who is suspected of fatally shooting his nephew.
  • Vessel sinks near La Push; diesel sheen spotted
    Associated Press | March 27, 2015 7:24 am
    The Coast Guard is working to contain a diesel spill that resulted when a fishing vessel sunk near La Push.
  • Jurors to decide fate of man charged in drive-by shooting
    Associated Press | March 27, 2015 7:10 am
    Jurors are scheduled to begin deliberations in the trial of a man accused of killed a 15-year-old Seattle girl in a drive-by shooting in 2013.
  • March 31 deadline for removal of studded tires
    Associated Press | March 27, 2015 6:44 am
    Washington transportation officials are reminding drivers that they have until March 31 to remove their studded tires.
  • Reminder: It'll be tough to get around Seattle this weekend
    Chris Sullivan | March 27, 2015 6:34 am
    The Washington State Department of Transportation is closing portions of Highway 99 through Seattle and closing all westbound lanes of I-90 between Mercer Island and Seattle.
  • Federal jury: deputies not negligent in use of police dog
    Associated Press | March 27, 2015 6:24 am
    A federal grand jury has found in favor of Pierce County sheriff's deputies who used a police dog during an arrest in 2011.
  • King County can finally pay off debt on long-gone stadium
    Associated Press | March 27, 2015 5:24 am
    King County taxpayers have spent years paying off the debt on a stadium that was imploded 15 years ago. But no more.
  • House Democrats to release budget proposal
    March 27, 2015 5:05 am
    House Democrats are set to unveil their two-year state budget proposal. Budget writers are scheduled to discuss the plan late Friday morning. Lawmakers are in the midst of a 105-day legislative session that is scheduled to end April 26.
  • Nurse suspended after boy, 3, dies in his care
    March 26, 2015 10:00 pm
    The Washington state Health Department says a King County licensed practical nurse has been suspended by the state Nursing Commission after a 3-year-old boy died in his care.
  • Charged: Man accused of killing severely autistic teen
    Associated Press | March 26, 2015 9:16 pm
    A 42-year-old Washington man accused of torturing and killing his former girlfriend's severely autistic son nearly a year ago has been charged with homicide by abuse and second-degree murder.
  • Man fatally shot in SeaTac, Wash.
    March 26, 2015 8:53 pm
    A King County sheriff's spokesman says a 42-year-old man was fatally shot in the face Thursday evening in the Seattle suburb of SeaTac.
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