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Washington State Ferries official on paid leave

A Washington State Ferries executive is on paid leave while his son, who also works for the ferry system, appeals his firing.

Fugitive sex offender admits to killing two Spanaway roommates

A fugitive sex offender from California admitted to police that he beat to death his roommates at a Spanaway home last weekend.

Left-lane camping, drivers' bad behavior often a source of chokepoints

There are chokepoints on the roads caused by our geography. There are chokepoints caused by our population growth. But there are also chokepoints caused by drivers. Driver behavior is a major cause of traffic congestion in our region.

Woman struck and killed in Toppenish

The Washington State Patrol says a 69-year-old pedestrian was struck by a commercial vehicle and killed Saturday in Toppenish.

Drowning, baby death at Potholes State Park

A woman drowned while inner-tubing with family and friends in a creek at Potholes State Park near Moses Lake.

Why can't WSDOT build the new 520 bridge any faster?

It took just 18 months to build the original I-90 bridge. So what takes so long now?

Man dies in Soap Lake apartment fire

Police say an elderly man died in an apartment fire early Sunday in Soap Lake.

How safe is your favorite restaurant? King County cooking up new rating system

When you go to a restaurant in Los Angeles and a number of other cities, you can see a letter grade of how they did on their most recent inspection right in their front window. And Sarah Schacht says if King County had the same system, she wouldn't have gotten so sick.

Griner helps Mercury set WNBA record with 29th win

Brittney Griner isn't surprised by the Phoenix Mercury's success this season. Not even her team's record-setting 29 wins.

Griner helps Mercury set WNBA record with 29th win

Brittney Griner had 18 points and 10 rebounds as the Phoenix Mercury set a WNBA record with their 29th win, beating the Seattle Storm 78-65 in the season finale Sunday night.

Police: Man stabbed to death at Burger King

Police say a man has died in a knife attack at a fast-food restaurant in Bellevue and an assailant has been captured.

Man dies in skydiving accident in Washington

The Mason County sheriff's office says a 35-year-old Puyallup man has died in a skydiving accident at Sanderson Field in Shelton.

Man fatally stabbed outside Bellevue Burger King

Police have arrested a man suspected of fatally stabbing a man outside a Burger King in Bellevue Sunday afternoon.

Deputy finds 2 bodies in home south of Tacoma

A sheriff's deputy found two bodies in a home in the Tacoma suburb of Frederickson Sunday, and authorities have detained four people for questioning.

Mural collecting dust is William Cumming original

A large mural that collected dust in barns over the decades before being displayed this month at a fair in Washington state is an original 1941 painting by William Cumming, a member of the Northwest School art movement of the 1930s and '40s, a Seattle art dealer confirmed.

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