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Religious dagger OK at Auburn elementary school

The Auburn School District is permitting students and staff of the Sikh faith to wear ceremonial knives for religious reasons.

Thousands attend job fair for veterans at base

Several thousand people participated in a job fair for military veterans at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.

Worker falls 15-20 feet into SR 520 pontoon

A worker fell 15 to 20 feet inside a pontoon on the 520 bridge, according to the Bellevue Fire Department.

Man charged with assault in Seattle groping case

A man accused of groping a woman -- who took his picture and publicized it on social media -- has been charged with assault with sexual motivation.

Lawsuit says ICE attorney forged document

A U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement attorney forged a document in an attempt to deport an immigrant seeking to stay in the country with his wife and children, according to a new lawsuit.

Woman pleads not guilty in Seattle to rape charge

A 28-year-old woman accused of sexually assaulting a sleeping man pleaded not guilty Thursday in Seattle to a charge of second-degree rape.

Tornado blows through Longview, leaving damage behind

A tornado blew through Longview and Kelso in Southwest Washington Thursday afternoon, damaging roofs and knocking down power lines, according to numerous reports.

Detectives find body in brush south of Seattle

King County detectives working on a missing person case found a body Thursday in a brushy area behind homes in the White Center area south of Seattle.

Owner pleads guilty to abandoning vessel in Tacoma

The owner of a vessel that sank in Tacoma's Hylebos Waterway has pleaded guilty to abandoning a derelict vessel and discharging pollution into state waters.

Do some Seahawks really think Russell Wilson isn't 'black enough?'

A report that some Seahawks players think Russell Wilson isn't "black enough" is stirring strong reactions in Seattle and across the country.

Judge bars release of Pierce County strippers' licenses, IDs

A federal judge in Tacoma has blocked Pierce County from releasing the business licenses and real names of strippers under a public records request.

Logging truck loses its load on I-405 in Renton

All lanes of southbound I-405 at SR 167 have reopened after an earlier wood spill.

Didier drops lawsuit over campaign

Republican U.S. House candidate Clint Didier has dropped his federal lawsuit against a volunteer for his opponent's campaign over an alleged misuse of state resources.

Deputies investigating body found in trash pile near White Center

King County detectives are investigating a probable homicide near White Center.

Road on Mount Baker closed for winter

The Washington Transportation Department has closed its first section of a highway for the winter.

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